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  • King-Sixers game rescheduled to Jan. 30

    King-Sixers game rescheduled to Jan. 30

    nba.com Updated 4 hours ago
    NEW YORK -- The National Basketball Association announced today that the Nov. 30 game between the Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers, which was postponed due to unsafe playing conditions on the arena floor, has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 30,…
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  • Lakers' Lou Williams after another scoring barrage: 'Losing is …

    Lakers' Lou Williams after another scoring barrage: 'Losing is losing'

    ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    Lakers' Lou Williams after another scoring barrage: 'Losing is losing'
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  • Matt Barnes Is Now Wanted For Arrest For Allegedly Assaulting A…

    Matt Barnes Is Now Wanted For Arrest For Allegedly Assaulting A Woman At A Nightclub

    dimemag.com 22 hours ago
    Last week, TMZ reported that Matt Barnes – the NBA’s resident misanthrope – had allegedly assaulted a woman in a New York City nightclub after the Kings’ loss against the Knicks on Sunday. According to the report, Barnes choked a woman at Avenue nightcl…
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  • NBA denies Toronto Raptors' protest of loss

    NBA denies Toronto Raptors' protest of loss

    nba.com Dec 9 (yesterday)
    NEW YORK -- The National Basketball Association announced today that it has denied the Toronto Raptors' protest of their 102-99 loss to the Sacramento Kings on Nov. 20, 2016.
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  • Kings' Cousins, for one, doesn't expect to be dealt

    Kings' Cousins, for one, doesn't expect to be dealt

    ESPN.com Dec 9 (yesterday)
    Kings' Cousins, for one, doesn't expect to be dealt
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  • Chauncey Billups Says It’s Absolutely Time To Talk About The Po…

    Chauncey Billups Says It’s Absolutely Time To Talk About The Positives Of Marijuana Use In The NBA

    dimemag.com Dec 9 (yesterday)
    While the Warriors have been at the center of at least one of the most over-dramatic and soap-opera-esque stories this season, coach Steve Kerr has also inspired a conversation on one very serious topic. Specifically, Kerr got the bong sparked on the su…
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  • David Stern Says He Didn’t Veto Chris Paul To The Lakers, It Ju…

    David Stern Says He Didn’t Veto Chris Paul To The Lakers, It Just ‘Never Got Made’

    dimemag.com Dec 8 (2 days ago)
    Getty Image Nearly five years to the day the fabled Chris Paul-to-the-Lakers trade never happened, David Stern is adamant that’s the proper way to phrase it: the trade never happened. Stern fielded a question about the famous trade that never was during…
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  • Matt Barnes And DeMarcus Cousins Are Being Sued Over That Alleg…

    Matt Barnes And DeMarcus Cousins Are Being Sued Over That Alleged Night Club Assault

    dimemag.com Dec 8 (2 days ago)
    Getty Image TMZ reported on Monday that Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings were at Avenue Nightclub early Monday morning when Barnes allegedly choked a woman. On Wednesday, Jasmine Besiso and Myrone Powell filed a lawsuit in federa…
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  • Shootaround (Dec. 8): Mavs hold team meeting

    Shootaround (Dec. 8): Mavs hold team meeting

    nba.com Dec 8 (2 days ago)
    Warriors teach Clippers a lesson | Mavs hold team meeting after embarrassing loss | The Rondo enigma | Motiejunas not happy with contract discrepancy | Lessons learned on the Thibs Tour
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  • Eric Gordon fills role perfectly in leading Rockets past Lakers

    Eric Gordon fills role perfectly in leading Rockets past Lakers

    ESPN.com Dec 8 (3 days ago)
    Eric Gordon fills role perfectly in leading Rockets past Lakers
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  • Jamal Crawford Pulled A Steph Curry And Didn’t Even Wait To See…

    Jamal Crawford Pulled A Steph Curry And Didn’t Even Wait To See If This Rainbow Three Went In

    dimemag.com Dec 8 (3 days ago)
    Jamaal Crawford from 30+ #NBARapidReplay ESPN — NBA (@NBA) December 8, 2016 When Jamal Crawford is your last resort before the shot clock expires, you’re in good hands no matter where he puts it up. The Los Angeles Clippers guard took a desperation pass…
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  • Chris Paul Says ‘Anything’s Possible’ When Asked About Teaming …

    Chris Paul Says ‘Anything’s Possible’ When Asked About Teaming Up With LeBron And Melo

    dimemag.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    Getty Image This summer in free agency, the NBA witnessed the formation of one of best assemblies of talent in league history when Kevin Durant signed on with the Warriors. The new economic landscape has made those types of deals increasingly possible, …
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  • Lou Williams Casually Nailed A Three-Quarter Court Shot To Beat…

    Lou Williams Casually Nailed A Three-Quarter Court Shot To Beat The Halftime Buzzer

    dimemag.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    Lou can't miss! #LakeShow (: @SpectrumSN & @spectdeportes) pic.twitter.com/uPiAlvSda8 — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) December 8, 2016 Lou Williams made the most casual 3/4-court buzzer beater I’ve ever seen against the Houston Rockets. The Los Angel…
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  • LeBron James Soared Through The Lane For The Huge Tomahawk Slam

    LeBron James Soared Through The Lane For The Huge Tomahawk Slam

    dimemag.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    Anybody who thinks the 31-year-old LeBron James has lost a step probably needs to re-evaluate that assessment. If his otherworldly Finals performance against the Warriors last spring wasn’t enough to convince you that The King is still very much in the …
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  • Warriors players, coaches pledge $75K for fire victims

    Warriors players, coaches pledge $75K for fire victims

    nba.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Golden State Warriors players and coaches have pledged $75,000 to help relief efforts for the deadly Oakland warehouse fire that happened only a few miles from their home arena.
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  • Steven Adams Gave A Great Answer When Asked About Medical Marij…

    Steven Adams Gave A Great Answer When Asked About Medical Marijuana

    dimemag.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    Steven Adams was asked about marijuana and its potential medicinal value from a player perspective: pic.twitter.com/STPi6BmP2l — Royce Young (@royceyoung) December 7, 2016 When Golden State Warriors’ head coach Steve Kerr announced that he used medical …
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  • Kevin Durant says Clippers made it tough to turn them down

    Kevin Durant says Clippers made it tough to turn them down

    ESPN.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    Kevin Durant says Clippers made it tough to turn them down
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  • D'Angelo Russell talks of a 2018 Lakers Finals run, Metta World…

    D'Angelo Russell talks of a 2018 Lakers Finals run, Metta World Peace warns of entitlement

    yahoo.com Dec 6 (4 days ago)
    D’Angelo Russell and Metta World Peace consider vision boards. (Getty Images) The Los Angeles Lakers rightfully earned their status as one of the NBA’s great early stories, winning six of ten and then half of its first 20 games after seasons of 27, 21 a…
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  • Suns Coach Earl Watson Does Not Support Steve Kerr’s Medical Ma…

    Suns Coach Earl Watson Does Not Support Steve Kerr’s Medical Marijuana Use

    dimemag.com Dec 6 (4 days ago)
    Getty Image Last week, Warriors coach Steve Kerr made the somewhat controversial announcement that he’s used medical marijuana on a couple of occasions within the past year and a half to help with his ongoing back issues. Kerr missed a significant porti…
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  • CJ Miles’ Wife Is Praying That Draymond Green Doesn’t Kick Her …

    CJ Miles’ Wife Is Praying That Draymond Green Doesn’t Kick Her Husband In The Balls

    dimemag.com Dec 6 (4 days ago)
    Getty Image C.J. Miles is a member of the Indiana Pacers. On Monday night, the Pacers played the Golden State Warriors, who have Draymond Green on their roster. Green is known for kicking opponents in the genitals (and other areas), and no one likes to …
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  • The Basketball World Reacted To Klay Thompson’s Awe-Inspiring 6…

    The Basketball World Reacted To Klay Thompson’s Awe-Inspiring 60-Point Game

    dimemag.com yahoo.com Dec 6 (4 days ago)
    Getty Image/Twitter Klay Thompson had a slow start to the year as the Warriors looked to get Kevin Durant into the fold. The swingman, who famously said he wasn’t “sacrificing sh*t” with Durant on the team, has always been a streaky shooter. Even when h…
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  • This Ridiculous Warriors Possession Featured A Full-Court Pass …

    This Ridiculous Warriors Possession Featured A Full-Court Pass And An Incredible Alley-Oop

    dimemag.com Dec 6 (5 days ago)
    (via @CSNAuthentic) #DubNation pic.twitter.com/0s7bthaCsP — GoldenStateWarriors (@warriors) December 6, 2016 Remember when people said the Golden State Warriors would “need some time to learn to play together” after adding Kevin Durant to the fray? Well…
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  • Video - Steve Nash Announces Retirement 03:04

    Steve Nash Announces Retirement

    Mar 21
    Stephen A. Smith discusses Steve Nash's retirement and his place among the greatest point guards in history.
  • Video - Steve Nash On Decision To Retire 03:13

    Steve Nash On Decision To Retire

    Mar 21
    Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash discusses his time with the Lakers, legacy questions, and his decision to retire.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:02

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 20
    Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - The D'Antoni Revolution 06:54

    The D'Antoni Revolution

    Mar 20
    Mike D'Antoni changed the game with rapid ball movement and spacing players on the court. The game has changed accordingly, but the man that brought this about is no longer coaching in the NBA.