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LeBron James has so few friends that only his kids will play vi…

LeBron James has so few friends that only his kids will play video games with him

yahoo.com Updated 8 hours ago
(We’re joking, people.) Assured of his status as the East’s second seed and rightfully confident in his Cleveland Cavaliers’ ability to wipe the floor with the Eastern Conference come playoff time, LeBron James has now taken to destroying his kids at vi…
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  • Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travel

    Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travel

    nba.com 7 hours ago
    Hawks guard Dennis Schroder suffered a left toe injury during last night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks and did not travel with the team to Detroit.
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  • Nets' Young (knee) available to play vs. Pacers

    Nets' Young (knee) available to play vs. Pacers

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    Brooklyn Nets forward Thaddeus Young will be available to play Tuesday night against the Indiana Pacers, the team announced.
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  • Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds as Hawks bring down …

    Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds as Hawks bring down Bucks

    yahoo.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    With six minutes remaining in the third quarter of Monday's game, the Atlanta Hawks led the Milwaukee Bucks by five points, and Kyle Korver was scoreless. With 4:40 remaining in the third, the lead was 16, and Korver had 11. Things escalate quickly in t…
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  • Bulls' Rose takes contact in practice

    Bulls' Rose takes contact in practice

    nba.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    Bulls star Derrick Rose took contact in practice Monday for the first time since undergoing right knee surgery late last month.
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  • Arena surfing: Bulls offer night's stay in suite

    Arena surfing: Bulls offer night's stay in suite

    ESPN.com Mar 30 (yesterday)
    The Chicago Bulls, in conjunction with Airbnb, announced Monday that they would give away a chance to stay in team owner Jerry Reinsdorf's suite.
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  • Miles, Pacers chase Mavs to stay in playoff hunt

    Miles, Pacers chase Mavs to stay in playoff hunt

    ESPN.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)
    C.J. Miles scored 28 points and made a key 3-pointer with a minute left to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Dallas Mavericks 104-99 on Sunday night.
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  • Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedure

    Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedure

    ESPN.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, Udonis Haslem set season highs with 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the undermanned Heat beat the Pistons 109-102 on Sunday night.
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  • Mavericks' Ellis, Barea out vs. Pacers

    Mavericks' Ellis, Barea out vs. Pacers

    nba.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    Dallas will face Indiana on Sunday without leading scorer Monta Ellis and J.J. Barea.
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  • Cavaliers lose Love, Shumpert to injuries

    Cavaliers lose Love, Shumpert to injuries

    ESPN.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)
    Not only did the Cleveland Cavaliers stave off an upset scare in their 87-86 win over the lowly Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, they also appear to have avoided major injuries to two of their key contributors.
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  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top…

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Mar 29 (3 days ago)
    With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Wonderful Warriors: With a 108-95 win at the Milwaukee B…
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  • Noah mourns loss of Chicago anti-violence voice

    Noah mourns loss of Chicago anti-violence voice

    ESPN.com Mar 29 (3 days ago)
    Joakim Noah extended his condolences Saturday to the family and friends of a Chicago rapper's manager murdered just hours after meeting the Chicago Bulls forward to plan an anti-violence event.
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  • Bulls hand Knicks franchise-worst 60th loss

    Bulls hand Knicks franchise-worst 60th loss

    ESPN.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    Nikola Mirotic scored 24 points, Pau Gasol added 19 points and 12 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls handed the Knicks their franchise-record 60th loss, beating New York 111-80 Saturday night.
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  • NBA, Pacers issue joint statement against Indiana 'religious fr…

    NBA, Pacers issue joint statement against Indiana 'religious freedom' law

    yahoo.com nba.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    The state of Indiana and its governor Mike Pence have received substantial criticism over this week for the passage and signing of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, a law that keeps state and local government from prohibiting individuals and busine…
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  • George still hoping to return to fading Pacers

    George still hoping to return to fading Pacers

    ESPN.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    Paul George is still hopeful he can make a return to the Indiana Pacers lineup this season.
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  • Nets break Cavaliers' four-game win streak

    Nets break Cavaliers' four-game win streak

    ESPN.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    Nets snap Cavaliers' 4-game win streak with 106-98 victory
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  • Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off Pacers

    Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off Pacers

    ESPN.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)
    Ersan Ilyasova had a career-high 34 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Indiana Pacers 111-107 on Thursday night.
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  • 'Frustrated' or not, LeBron James, Kevin Love and the Cavs seem…

    'Frustrated' or not, LeBron James, Kevin Love and the Cavs seem to fit awful well

    yahoo.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)
    The Cleveland Cavaliers destroyed the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, slicing and dicing the NBA's third-stingiest defense to the tune of 111 points, 30 assists on 43 made field goals and 14 3-pointers, rolling up a 29-point lead on the road again…
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  • Nets' Young has strained knee, out vs. Cavs

    Nets' Young has strained knee, out vs. Cavs

    ESPN.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)
    Brooklyn Nets power forward Thaddeus Young suffered a left knee strain in Wednesday night's win over the Charlotte Hornets, an MRI revealed.
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  • Video - Cavs Win Second Straight 01:20

    Cavs Win Second Straight

    Mar 20
    LeBron James scored a game-high 29 points in the Cavs' 95-92 win over the Pacers.
  • Video - Nets Outlast Bucks 01:33

    Nets Outlast Bucks

    Mar 20
    The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
  • Video - Bulls Charge Past Raptors 01:09

    Bulls Charge Past Raptors

    Mar 20
    Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
  • Video - Cavs Continue Home Dominance 00:54

    Cavs Continue Home Dominance

    Mar 18
    Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving each posted double-doubles as the Cavs captured their 14th straight win at home with a 117-92 victory over the Nets.

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