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Old Man Paul Pierce blames 'computers' for less NBA trash talk

Old Man Paul Pierce blames 'computers' for less NBA trash talk

yahoo.com Updated 1 hour ago
At 37 years old, Washington Wizards wing Paul Pierce is one of the oldest and most experienced players in the NBA. He has seen several eras of the league over his career, from the end of Michael Jordan's dominance to the peak of the Kobe-Shaq Lakers to …
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  • Was Matt Barnes' $25K fine culled from an curse-fest with Suns …

    Was Matt Barnes' $25K fine culled from an curse-fest with Suns owner Robert Sarver?

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Partway through the second quarter of his team’s game against the Phoenix Suns on Sunday, Los Angeles Clippers swingman Matt Barnes directed some inappropriate language at a fan that was sitting courtside on the baseline. For Barnes, who had a rough 1-9…
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  • Clippers' Barnes fined, blames Suns owner

    Clippers' Barnes fined, blames Suns owner

    ESPN.com nba.com 6 hours ago
    Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan.
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  • Nick Young’s Anticipated Post-Kobe Life On Hold – He’s Out With…

    Nick Young’s Anticipated Post-Kobe Life On Hold – He’s Out With Ankle Sprain

    dimemag.com 7 hours ago
    Nick Young has a plan for the Los Angeles Lakers now that Kobe Bryant is sidelined for the season’s remainder. Unfortunately for all of us, he’ll have to wait a bit for the chance to execute it. Swaggy P has been ruled out for tonight’s game against the…
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  • Blake Griffin Blames Glen Davis’ In-Game Outburts On Sandwiches

    Blake Griffin Blames Glen Davis’ In-Game Outburts On Sandwiches

    dimemag.com 8 hours ago
    We love sandwiches. You love sandwiches. Everyone loves sandwiches. Can you really blame Glen Davis for getting overly excited about the post-game prospect about a delicious Italian sub? Blake Griffin sure seems like he does. Blake Griffin on Glen Davis…
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  • Steve Kerr Says Draymond Green Will Be With Warriors “For The N…

    Steve Kerr Says Draymond Green Will Be With Warriors “For The Next 8, 10 Years”

    dimemag.com 9 hours ago
    Draymond Green is going to get paid this summer in restricted free agency. And if Steve Kerr’s word is any indication, the incumbent Golden State Warriors will be the team ultimately shelling out the dough. The first-year and All-Star Game head coach re…
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  • Warriors Unveil Chinese New Year Uniforms (Pics)

    Warriors Unveil Chinese New Year Uniforms (Pics)

    dimemag.com 12 hours ago
    The Warriors unveiled special adidas swingman uniforms commemorating the Chinese New Year today, with the team set to wear them on Feb. 20, the day after the Chinese New Year begins. As has become custom, people already think they suck because they’re s…
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  • Report: Curry highlights 3-point contestants

    Report: Curry highlights 3-point contestants

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    The Golden State Warriors' backcourt duo of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson highlight a group of five players who plan to participate in next month's All-Star 3-point contest, Yahoo! Sports has reported.
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  • Jamal Crawford's huge 4th quarter leads Clips to win

    Jamal Crawford's huge 4th quarter leads Clips to win

    Los Angeles Clippers reserve scorer Jamal Crawford came into Monday night's home game vs. the Denver Nuggets in a poor run of form. Crawford hadn't shot 50 percent or better from the field since January 10 (for seven consecutive games), an issue for a p…
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  • DeAndre Jordan follows up 3 straight blocks with a reverse alle…

    DeAndre Jordan follows up 3 straight blocks with a reverse alley-oop

    yahoo.com dimemag.com 21 hours ago
    Los Angeles Clippers is known as one of the NBA's surest highlight producers, a guy who will put up at least a few big-time dunks every month. It's part of his reputation now, to the point where each individual play doesn't really come as a surprise eve…
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  • Video - Excited To See Curry vs. Thompson? 01:57

    Excited To See Curry vs. Thompson?

    Jan 27
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless react to the news that Golden State's backcourt duo of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson will participate in the All-Star 3-point contest.
  • Video - Warriors Unveil Special Chinese New Year Uniforms 02:42

    Warriors Unveil Special Chinese New Year Uniforms

    Jan 26
    ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell breaks down how the Warriors will celebrate Chinese New Year with special uniforms.
  • Video - Bryant Wanted To Be MJ's Teammate 03:38

    Bryant Wanted To Be MJ's Teammate

    Jan 26
    Washington Post reporter Michael Lee discusses Kobe Bryant's desire to join Michael Jordan while he was playing with the Washington Wizards.
  • Video - Kobe To Have Surgery On Torn Rotator Cuff 03:31

    Kobe To Have Surgery On Torn Rotator Cuff

    Jan 26
    Ramona Shelburne reacts to the news that Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will undergo surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder and is expected to miss the rest of the season.

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    Jan 27
    While Kobe Bryant provides the cautionary tale, the Cavs would be wise to emulate the Spurs' management of Tim Duncan for LeBron James, writes Brian Windhorst.
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    Jan 26
    The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.
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    Jan 26
    The Dallas Mavericks are confident they are inching closer to the eventual signing of veteran center Jermaine O'Neal, according to team sources.
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    Jan 24
    The pursuit of greatness made Kobe Bryant push his body to the brink, writes J.A. Adande.