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Damian Lillard: “I Think I Can be an MVP”

Damian Lillard: “I Think I Can be an MVP”

dimemag.com Updated Apr 2, 2013
Damian Lillard believes he can be an NBA MVP one day … and we’re not going to argue with him. Last night, after a disappointing loss to the Utah Jazz — a game where Lillard broke Stephen Curry‘s record for three-pointers in a season (166) — he s
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  • Utah Jazz: Once similar to Jazz, Denver enjoys rapid rebuild

    Utah Jazz: Once similar to Jazz, Denver enjoys rapid rebuild

    sltrib.com Apr 2, 2013
    Utah Jazz: Once similar to Jazz, Denver enjoys rapid rebuild by Bill Oram The Salt Lake Tribune Published Apr 3, 2013 11:35AM MDT Carmelo Anthony trudged out of EnergySolutions Arena three years ago on the last night of April, months away from strong-ar…
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  • Kragthorpe: Jefferson’s unselfish resurgence helps Jazz

    Kragthorpe: Jefferson’s unselfish resurgence helps Jazz

    sltrib.com Apr 2, 2013
    Kragthorpe: Jefferson’s unselfish resurgence helps Jazz by Kurt Kragthorpe The Salt Lake Tribune Published Apr 2, 2013 10:01AM MDT Caught in that moment of indecision between taking another dribble toward the basket and beating the buzzer, Jazz center A
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  • Jazz 112 — Blazers 102: Salt Lob City

    Jazz 112 — Blazers 102: Salt Lob City

    saltcityhoops.com Apr 2, 2013
    The Jazz continued to roll last night, picking up their first five-game winning streak of the season and handling the visiting Portland Trail Blazers in fine fashion [recap]. There was a lot to like, including 24 points and 10 rebounds from Al Jefferson…
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  • Jeremy Evans Was Still Beyond The Arc When This Oop Was Alleyed

    Jeremy Evans Was Still Beyond The Arc When This Oop Was Alleyed

    deadspin.com yahoo.com Apr 2, 2013
    Jeremy Evans got into the Jazz's 112-102 win over Portland for all of three minutes, but he made it count. Both he and Jamaal Tinsley were still in three-point territory when Tinsley let fly with a no-look lob to the streaking Evans, who won the 2012 du…
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  • Utah Moves Into Final West Playoff Spot; Kobe Bryant & Shaq…

    Utah Moves Into Final West Playoff Spot; Kobe Bryant & Shaq Are Friends Again

    dimemag.com Apr 2, 2013
    Two weeks ago, we pronounced Utah dead, a casualty of a terrible stretch of scheduling and the expected rise of the Lakers. Now? They’ve won six games in a row, and have a half game lead on L.A. for the West’s last playoff spot after taking care of bu
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Sports Columnists

  • Adande: Grant Hill, in his own words

    Apr 2
    With his career nearing the end, Grant Hill recalls the highs and lows of the past two decades.
  • Ian Thomsen: Why NBA didn't fine Heat for resting stars; more mail

    Apr 2
    Does LeBron James have a point about teams playing him too physically? Defenses are only going to get tougher on him during the postseason. What does he hope to accomplish with these comments? -- Paul G., Orlando, Fla.
  • NBA: Coast to Coast - Shaquille O'Neal jersey retirement

    Apr 2
    Is Shaq the last great big man? Should the Magic and Heat retire his number, too?