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Hassan Whiteside, Draymond Green broil subtweet beef over virtu…

Hassan Whiteside, Draymond Green broil subtweet beef over virtues of small-ball

yahoo.com Updated Aug 26 (6 days ago)
The last four NBA championships have been claimed by teams — the Big Three-era Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors — that were not only capable of going small when the situation called for it, but that relished the opportunity to dow…
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  • Hawks to retire Mutombo's No. 55 next season

    Hawks to retire Mutombo's No. 55 next season

    nba.com 12 hours ago
    The Atlanta Hawks will retire Dikembe Mutombo's No. 55 next season, about two months after he is enshrined into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.
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  • Stoudemire hoping Heat get to see his All-Star form

    Stoudemire hoping Heat get to see his All-Star form

    nba.com Aug 24
    Amare Stoudemire spent some time with Dwyane Wade in New York this summer, sipping wine at a trendy hotspot and talking basketball.
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Orlando Magic

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Orlando Magic

    yahoo.com Aug 21
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • LeBron James throws down monster dunks during mentoring visit t…

    LeBron James throws down monster dunks during mentoring visit to Philippines

    yahoo.com Aug 20
    LeBron James didn't dunk as often last season as he has in years past. The four-time NBA Most Valuable Player threw down just 88 dunks in 69 games for the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2014-15 campaign, down from 134 in 77 games for the Miami Heat in 2…
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  • Hawks sign 13-year veteran Richardson

    Hawks sign 13-year veteran Richardson

    nba.com Aug 18
    The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has signed guard/forward Jason Richardson, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations/Head Coach Mike Budenholzer. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Miami Heat

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Miami Heat

    yahoo.com Aug 18
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • LeBron James and U of Akron to give 4-year scholarships to qual…

    LeBron James and U of Akron to give 4-year scholarships to qualifying students

    yahoo.com Aug 13
    Despite selling his 2014 return to the Cleveland Cavaliers as a homecoming, LeBron James remained a committed resident of his hometown of Akron, Ohio throughout his four seasons with the Miami Heat. Through his continued residency in the city and the ef…
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  • Hawks' Horford to take part in Dominican Republic event

    Hawks' Horford to take part in Dominican Republic event

    nba.com Aug 12
    Atlanta Hawks star Al Horford of the Dominican Republic will take part when a Basketball without Borders camp goes to his home country for the first time.
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  • This Guy Is The Highlight Of The Miami Heat's Dance Team Auditi…

    This Guy Is The Highlight Of The Miami Heat's Dance Team Auditions

    deadspin.com Aug 11
    Keith Wilson didn’t make the Miami Heat’s final squad, but he did leave everything out on the court in his audition soundtracked by Beyoncé. The 28-year-old dance teacher has attended tryouts since 2012, and though he hasn’t made the cut yet, he’s happy…
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  • Reports: Warriors-Cavs, Heat-Pelicans, Lakers-Clippers to play …

    Reports: Warriors-Cavs, Heat-Pelicans, Lakers-Clippers to play on Christmas 2015

    yahoo.com Aug 7
    The full 2015-16 NBA schedule has yet to be released, but according to several early reports, the league's calendar-makers have already three matchups as part of the league's annual Christmas Day showcase. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best sla…
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  • Seraphin signs free agent deal with Knicks

    Seraphin signs free agent deal with Knicks

    nba.com Aug 6
    The New York Knicks have signed forward/center Kevin Seraphin, who averaged 6.6 points last season with the Washington Wizards.
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  • Magic sign forward Melvin Ejim

    Magic sign forward Melvin Ejim

    nba.com Aug 4
    The Orlando Magic have signed forward Melvin Ejim (EDGE-um), General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal are not disclosed.
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Washington Wizards

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Washington Wizards

    yahoo.com Aug 3
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • The NBA's all-time starting five: Atlanta Hawks

    The NBA's all-time starting five: Atlanta Hawks

    yahoo.com Aug 3
    You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…
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  • Heat sign Josh Richardson

    Heat sign Josh Richardson

    nba.com Aug 3
    The Miami Heat have signed guard Josh Richardson to his rookie contract.
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  • Kings hire Nancy Lieberman as assistant coach

    Kings hire Nancy Lieberman as assistant coach

    nba.com Jul 31
    New Sacramento Kings assistant Nancy Lieberman recalls a conversation with Pat Riley a couple of years back when she explained to the Miami Heat executive how much she wanted to keep coaching at basketball's highest level.
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  • Hawks' Mike Scott faces felony charges after arrest on pot, MDM…

    Hawks' Mike Scott faces felony charges after arrest on pot, MDMA possession

    Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott will reportedly face felony drug charges after his arrest Thursday morning in Georgia for possession of marijuana and MDMA, commonly referred to as "Molly." [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams fro…
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  • New Clipper Paul Pierce bounces ceremonial first pitch before D…

    New Clipper Paul Pierce bounces ceremonial first pitch before Dodgers game

    yahoo.com Jul 29
    After spending the last 17 years balling on the East Coast with the Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets and Washington Wizards, Paul Pierce — a native of Inglewood, Calif. — has finally returned to the West Coast, signing a three-year, $10 million deal to rej…
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  • 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 - Magic Stun Blazers 00:51

    Magic Stun Blazers

    Mar 20
    Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks 01:04

    Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks

    Mar 20
    Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
  • Video - Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets 00:56

    Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets

    Mar 20
    Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.

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