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Curry, Howard, D-Rose & The Nets Featured On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated’s NBA Preview IssueThe 2013-14 NBA season is less than a week away, and that means Sports Illustrated is writing their NBA season preview. Who made the cover in an offseason with so many big moves? Well SI was smart and decided to release four separate covers featuring Dw…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Oct 23, 2013SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Sacramento Kings assistant coach Brendan Malone has resigned.Upvote Share Tweet
Metta World Peace is in a movie with Screech, Eve, and Marc Maron, and it looks great (Video)Since undergoing a sort of image rehab as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace has never shied away from the media spotlight. In addition to doing ads for very confusing cell phone watches, MWP has tried his hand…Upvote Share Tweet
Bon Jovi gets a banner at the Air Canada Centre: Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment president Tim Ldeadspin.com Oct 23, 2013Bon Jovi gets a banner at the Air Canada Centre: Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment president Tim Leiweke: "We’ve left plenty of room up there for Stanley Cup banners." And, you know, maybe Raptors banners one day, right? Right? [Toronto S…Upvote Share Tweet
Meet Team WHOP, the Philadelphia 76ers’ rap groupSure, the Philadelphia 76ers are likely to be historically bad this season and might only have "six NBA players" right now, but at least they're getting the most important thing down — the establishment, fostering and nurturing of their own hi…Upvote Share Tweet
20 Craziest Fights In NBA HistoryGone are the days where two NBA teams who straight-up didn’t like each other could get together and elevate their rivalry with a brawl. Good riddance. Those who enjoy watching titans inflict pain on each other can find plenty of other vices to quench th…Upvote Share Tweet
Philadelphia coach Brett Brown talks about working with ‘six NBA players’ and ‘after that, who knows?’On Tuesday we wondered aloud just why, exactly, the Philadelphia 76ers were letting center Kwame Brown loiter around their team, even with top pick Nerlens Noel possibly out for the entire season due to an ACL tear. On Wednesday, we’ve discovered the re…Upvote Share Tweet
The Many Rituals Of Nets Guard Jason TerryPerhaps forgotten within the trade sending Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to Brooklyn, was the third player included in that deal, Jason Terry. Terry struggled in Boston last season, but he’s getting another fresh start, even if he continues to perform t…Upvote Share Tweet
Pierce, Garnett Sit Out In BostonOct 23The Celtics defeated the Nets on Wednesday night 101-97.
Brad Stevens ConversationOct 23Celtics coach Brad Stevens sits down with ESPN basketball Insider Jeff Goodman to talk about the label of being a "college coach," his relationship with Rajon Rondo and acclimating to the city.
Bucks Win First Preseason GameOct 23O.J. Mayo scored 22 points in the Bucks' 105-95 win over the Knicks.
Mint Condition: 2013-14 NBA PreviewOct 23Kareem Abdul-Jabbar gives his take on the changes in the sports memorabilia industry, and Panini VP of marketing Jason Howarth details the trading card markets for Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard as well as rookies that collectors should watch out for.
Heat's Oden dunks in first game since 2009Oct 23Greg Oden made a surprising debut for the Miami Heat on Wednesday night and showed how far he has come in his long-term recovery from chronic knee issues.
NBA owners unanimously vote to change Finals formatOct 23NBA owners voted unanimously Wednesday to change the Finals format to 2-2-1-1-1 after nearly 30 years of a 2-3-2 format. The change will take place effective for the 2014 Finals next June.