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Chris Bosh has failed his Miami Heat physical, and his NBA futu…

Chris Bosh has failed his Miami Heat physical, and his NBA future is in doubt

yahoo.com Updated Sep 23 (2 days ago)
Chris Bosh watches from the bench as the Miami Heat take on the Charlotte Hornets during Game 4 of the 2016 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) Well, this is crushing: Chris Bosh continues to experience complications related …
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  • Rockets players respect demonstrations during anthem

    Rockets players respect demonstrations during anthem

    ESPN.com Sep 23 (2 days ago)
    Rockets players respect demonstrations during anthem
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  • Jason Terry Declared Kawhi Leonard A ‘B-Lister’ And Said Klay T…

    Jason Terry Declared Kawhi Leonard A ‘B-Lister’ And Said Klay Thompson’s ‘Not Leading Sh*t’

    dimemag.com Sep 23 (2 days ago)
    Getty Image After two surprisingly effective seasons with the Rockets, Jason Terry signed a free-agent deal in Milwaukee this summer, where he’ll be coached by former 2011 Mavericks teammate Jason Kidd. Terry recently appeared on Sirius XM’s NBA channel…
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  • Mark Cuban Will Be Trump’s Grim Spectre Of Doom From The Front …

    Mark Cuban Will Be Trump’s Grim Spectre Of Doom From The Front Row Of Next Week’s Debate

    dimemag.com Sep 23 (3 days ago)
    Getty Image Mark Cuban embraces the role of troll when it comes to Donald Trump, and considering how Trump has so many trolls on his side, this seems fair. The Dallas Mavericks owner has enthusiastically endorsed Hillary Clinton while labeling Trump as …
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  • Michael Jordan calls for calm in Charlotte amid protests over p…

    Michael Jordan calls for calm in Charlotte amid protests over police killing of black man

    yahoo.com Sep 22 (3 days ago)
    Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan answers a question during an Oct. 28, 2014, news conference. (AP/Chuck Burton) Two days after a black Charlotte police officer shot and killed 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott, Charlotte Hornets owner and basketball …
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  • Missing Marc Gasol Made Us Realize Just How Wonderful A Player …

    Missing Marc Gasol Made Us Realize Just How Wonderful A Player He Really Is

    dimemag.com Sep 21 (5 days ago)
    Getty Image The Memphis Grizzlies narrowly avoided disaster this summer when they were able to lure Mike Conley back with the richest contract in NBA history. It helped that just a year prior, free agent big man Marc Gasol wasted no time re-signing with…
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  • James Harden admits the Rockets' 2015-16 season 'wasn't great a…

    James Harden admits the Rockets' 2015-16 season 'wasn't great at all'

    yahoo.com dimemag.com Sep 20 (5 days ago)
    James Harden rages. (Getty Images) The Houston Rockets were a hot mess last season. [Follow Dunks Don’t Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] Actually, no. The Houston Rockets were a boring mess. By and large, they weren’t that entertain…
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  • Marc Gasol Used Jack Nicholson In ‘The Shining’ To Announce His…

    Marc Gasol Used Jack Nicholson In ‘The Shining’ To Announce His Return To The NBA Hardwood

    dimemag.com Sep 19 (6 days ago)
    USA TODAY Sports Back in February, just days before the NBA’s All-Star Break, the Memphis Grizzlies’ Marc Gasol went down with a broken foot that would sideline him for the rest of the season. On Monday, the team announced that their all-world center wa…
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  • Dirk Nowitzki Doesn’t Want The Hoopla Of Kobe Bryant’s Retireme…

    Dirk Nowitzki Doesn’t Want The Hoopla Of Kobe Bryant’s Retirement Or The Obscurity Of Tim Duncan’s

    dimemag.com Sep 18
    Getty Image Throughout his storied career, Dallas Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki has always come off as a pretty normal, pretty regular guy. So you probably won’t be surprised to learn that he feels like when he retires — whenever that is — the whole th…
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  • The NBA Is Just The Latest Organization To Profit From Martin L…

    The NBA Is Just The Latest Organization To Profit From Martin Luther King Jr.'s Body

    deadspin.com Sep 17
    On Wednesday, the Memphis Grizzlies unveiled their MLK50 Pride uniform, which they will debut against the Chicago Bulls on Jan. 15, 2017, the night before Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and wear on select days throughout Black History Month. The uniform in…
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  • Monty Williams Returns To The NBA As The Spurs’ Vice President …

    Monty Williams Returns To The NBA As The Spurs’ Vice President Of Basketball Operations

    Getty Image Monty Williams is returning to the NBA. Just over eight months after the tragic passing of his wife, the 44-year-old league veteran has joined the San Antonio Spurs’ front office as vice president of basketball operations. The Spurs announce…
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  • Mark Cuban Just Made Donald Trump An Offer He Cannot Refuse On …

    Mark Cuban Just Made Donald Trump An Offer He Cannot Refuse On Twitter

    dimemag.com Sep 16
    Getty Image It’s more or less common knowledge at this point that Mark Cuban is not a fan of “jagoff” Donald Trump. The Dallas Mavericks owner has openly given Hillary Clinton campaign strategy advice in the past and even went so far as to campaign for …
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  • Grizzlies pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. with new altern…

    Grizzlies pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. with new alternate unis

    The Memphis Grizzlies unveiled new alternate uniforms on Wednesday, a new “Pride” kit that, in keeping with recent league guidelines, features short-sleeved jerseys. While the silhouette might seem similar to many of the variant looks we’ve seen introdu…
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  • Whatever You Feel About Mark Cuban, Dirk Nowitzki Calls Him ‘In…

    Whatever You Feel About Mark Cuban, Dirk Nowitzki Calls Him ‘Incredibly Loyal’

    dimemag.com Sep 16
    Getty Image Mark Cuban has owned the Dallas Mavericks since 2000 and Dirk Nowitzki has played for the team since 1998, so the two have developed a strong relationship over the past two decades. That was evident in Nowitzki’s recent contract negotiations…
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  • Tim Duncan Is Reportedly Expected To Return To The Spurs As A F…

    Tim Duncan Is Reportedly Expected To Return To The Spurs As A Front Office Executive

    Getty Image Earlier this summer, Tim Duncan announced his retirement after 19 years with the San Antonio Spurs, but his time serving the franchise might not be over. According to Buck Harvey of the San Antonio Express-News, the Spurs believe that Duncan…
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  • Mavs' Nowitzki 'year by year' with career

    Mavs' Nowitzki 'year by year' with career

    ESPN.com Sep 15
    Mavs' Nowitzki 'year by year' with career
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  • Motiejunas' agent says talks with Rockets lagging

    Motiejunas' agent says talks with Rockets lagging

    ESPN.com Sep 14
    Motiejunas' agent says talks with Rockets lagging
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  • Steve Clifford on his Hornets: 'We probably don’t have as many …

    Steve Clifford on his Hornets: 'We probably don’t have as many points in our lineup'

    yahoo.com Sep 14
    Steve Clifford just wants to hook one *this* big. (Getty Images) The Charlotte Hornets are coming off of the best season in the team’s recent history, at least since the squad was established as an expansion team in 2004 and turned back into the “Hornet…
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  • Ranking Rosters: Measuring depth in the Southwest Division

    Ranking Rosters: Measuring depth in the Southwest Division

    yahoo.com Sep 14
    How deep is the Spurs bench, now that Tim Duncan is gone? (Frederick Breedon/Getty Images) Stars guide the NBA. Set your watch by LeBron James contending in June. Kevin Durant joined Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green in Golden State, and w…
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  • Video - Not-So-Smart Ejection 01:29

    Not-So-Smart Ejection

    Mar 20
    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
  • Video - Grizzlies Take Care Of Mavs 00:57

    Grizzlies Take Care Of Mavs

    Mar 20
    The Grizzlies got double-digit points from seven players in a 112-101 win over the Mavericks.
  • Video - Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded Pelicans 00:57

    Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded Pelicans

    Mar 20
    Playing without Anthony Davis, the Pelicans fell to the Warriors, who got 22 points from Harrison Barnes in a 112-96 win.
  • Video - Spurs Rout Celtics 00:49

    Spurs Rout Celtics

    Mar 20
    Five Spurs scored in double figures in San Antonio's 101-89 win over Boston.