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The 10 Worst Franchises In NBA History

The 10 Worst Franchises In NBA History

dimemag.com Updated Sep 18, 2013
There are many, many instances of teams having bad seasons or bad stretches or both. Even the Boston Celtics and L.A. Lakers have rough years. In fact, they’re both going to have one this year. That doesn’t make them bad franchises, even if management h…
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  • World Peace certain Lakers will reach Finals

    World Peace certain Lakers will reach Finals

    ESPN.com Sep 18, 2013
    Knicks forward Metta World Peace expects that his former team, the Los Angeles Lakers, will play for the right to hoist the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy this season.
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  • Iguodala: Warriors aiming for 'more than' 50 wins

    Iguodala: Warriors aiming for 'more than' 50 wins

    nba.com Sep 18, 2013
    Stephen Curry indicated the Golden State Warriors are aiming for 50 wins this season when he said earlier this month that there's a number that "has a five in front of it" written on a whiteboard inside the team's practice facility as a goal.
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  • How Chris Andersen got duped -- and cleared his name

    How Chris Andersen got duped -- and cleared his name

    CNNSI.com Sep 18, 2013
    Months after winning an NBA title, Chris Andersen got an even bigger victory when a bizarre cyber-identity theft case was solved in his favor.
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  • The Los Angeles Lakers introduce black ‘Hollywood Nights’ alter…

    The Los Angeles Lakers introduce black ‘Hollywood Nights’ alternate jerseys (Photos)

    yahoo.com Sep 18, 2013
    The Los Angeles Lakers will be wearing new black uniforms for “select games” during the 2013-14 NBA season, uniforms that are definitely not named after a Bob Seger song, they swear. From their official website: The organization has consistently heard f…
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  • The David & Goliath Point Guards: Magic Johnson & Chris Paul

    The David & Goliath Point Guards: Magic Johnson & Chris Paul

    dimemag.com Sep 18, 2013
    Magic Johnson. Chris Paul. Just mention those two names. You’ll probably be hit with images of dimes being dropped like deposits in a bank account, ice cream-sweet crossovers to the bucket, and buzzer-beating jumpers. These two are arguably two of the g…
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  • The DeAndre Jordan Summer Vine Adventures: Lip-Syncing, Doctor’…

    The DeAndre Jordan Summer Vine Adventures: Lip-Syncing, Doctor’s Visit, Vanilla Ice & More

    dimemag.com Sep 18, 2013
    The low-post presence that really needs to improve his free throw accuracy to stay in during close Clippers games, DeAndre Jordan, has been quite the social media butterfly this summer. There was his Matt Barnes wedding adventures, his stank face before…
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Sports Columnists

  • Chris Andersen of Miami Heat cleared in 'extremely complex' case

    Sep 18
    Heat forward Chris Andersen was the victim of a wide-ranging Internet hoax that resulted in a raid of his Denver-area home last year, his lawyer said Wednesday, and prosecutors confirmed Andersen was cleared of wrongdoing in the "extremely complex&…