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The Star
Hornets rally back from big first half deficit to defeat Wizards 108-104 CHARLOTTE – For much of the season, the Charlotte Hornets have done a good jo
Hornets rally back from big first half deficit to defeat Wizards 108-104
The Star / Posted yesterday
CHARLOTTE – For much of the season, the Charlotte Hornets have done a good job of holding homecourt advantage.But after squandering a late lead in Friday’s 98-95 home loss to... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Lin scores 24 as Hornets rally to beat Cavaliers 106-97CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets
Lin scores 24 as Hornets rally to beat Cavaliers 106-97
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James. Jeremy Lin scored 24 points and the Hornets rallied in the second half for a 106-97 victory over James and the Eastern... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Lin scores 24 as Hornets rally to beat Cavs 106-97By BILL KISERAssociated Press Published: February 4, 2016 5:00 AM CHARLOTTE, N
Lin scores 24 as Hornets rally to beat Cavs 106-97
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
By BILL KISERAssociated Press Published: February 4, 2016 5:00 AM CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James. Jeremy... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Another bad third quarter costs Cavaliers in loss to Hornets — The Medina County GazetteCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets fina
Another bad third quarter costs Cavaliers in loss to Hornets — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James. James and the Eastern Conference-leading Cavaliers, on the other hand, still haven’t figured out what to do about their... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Another bad third quarter costs Cavaliers in loss to HornetsCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets fina
Another bad third quarter costs Cavaliers in loss to Hornets
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James. James and the Eastern Conference-leading Cavaliers, on the other hand, still haven’t figured out what to do about their... Read more
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Yahoo News
Lin's 24 help Hornets rally past CavsLin scores 24 as Hornets rally to beat Cavaliers 1 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Eve
Lin's 24 help Hornets rally past Cavs
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
Lin scores 24 as Hornets rally to beat Cavaliers 1 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James. Jeremy Lin scored 24 points and the Hornets rallied in the second half for... Read more
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The News-Herald
Charlotte Hornets 106, Cleveland Cavaliers 97: Slow start to second half leads to lossHornets guard Jeremy Lin, center, passes out of a double-team by Cavaliers cent
Charlotte Hornets 106, Cleveland Cavaliers 97: Slow start to second half leads to loss
The News-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Hornets guard Jeremy Lin, center, passes out of a double-team by Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao, back, and guard Mo Williams during the second half Feb. 3 in Charlotte, N.C. Charlotte won, 106-97. Nell Redmond — The Associated Press CHARLOTTE,... Read more
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TSN
Lin, Hornets rally to stun CavaliersCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets fina
Lin, Hornets rally to stun Cavaliers
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James. Jeremy Lin scored 24 points and the Hornets rallied in the second half for a 106-97 victory over James and the Eastern... Read more
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SportingNews
Frank Kaminsky is the NBA's most unique rookieCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Frank Kaminsky wanders around the Hornets locker room rapping
Frank Kaminsky is the NBA's most unique rookie
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Frank Kaminsky wanders around the Hornets locker room rapping random Future lyrics. Or maybe it’s Jeezy. He calls point guard Kemba Walker “Dad.” He has a special handshake — an actual old-school handshake — with veteran big man... Read more
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ESPN
Lowe: Maybe the Clippers should trade Blake Griffin?Blake Griffin might be the Los Angeles Clippers' best overall player. You may p
Lowe: Maybe the Clippers should trade Blake Griffin?
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
Blake Griffin might be the Los Angeles Clippers' best overall player. You may prefer Chris Paul, but he's four years older than Griffin, with a bad knee. When Paul suffered a shoulder injury in 2014, Griffin morphed into a bulldozing point forward... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Blake Griffin's punishment might not be known for a whileAfter trying to comprehend the “Why?” part of the Blake Griffin fight with a te
Blake Griffin's punishment might not be known for a while
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
After trying to comprehend the “Why?” part of the Blake Griffin fight with a team employee, there remains another important question: How long might he be suspended? The league has sometimes taken months, not weeks, to decide in recent... Read more
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CBS Sports
NBA Second-Half Team Goals: Chasing titles, playoff spots and lottery picksThe NBA midseason mark is here, and that begins the stretch run to the playoffs
NBA Second-Half Team Goals: Chasing titles, playoff spots and lottery picks
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
The NBA midseason mark is here, and that begins the stretch run to the playoffs. It's still early, obviously, but the picture is at least starting to take shape. We have a good sense of what tier level most teams are in. There's still plenty of time... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
City announces closure of City Hall, South El Paso roads during pope's visit to JuarezThe City of El Paso announced the closure of City Hall, city offices as well as
City announces closure of City Hall, South El Paso roads during pope's visit to Juarez
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
The City of El Paso announced the closure of City Hall, city offices as well as several streets the day Pope Francis' visit to Juarez. City officials said during a news conference Tuesday that the changes are in the interest of public safety, health... Read more
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The Star
Kemba Walker is playing at an All-Star level, but in the Eastern Conference, he may not be an All-Star CHARLOTTE – Over the last four games, Kemba Walker has dragged the Charlotte
Kemba Walker is playing at an All-Star level, but in the Eastern Conference, he may not be an All-Star
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
CHARLOTTE – Over the last four games, Kemba Walker has dragged the Charlotte Hornets along to keep the team relevant in the Eastern Conference... Read more
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ESPN
Lowe: Utah's long journey to relevanceAs their rivals flung themselves from one shiny toy to another, the Utah Jazz s
Lowe: Utah's long journey to relevance
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
As their rivals flung themselves from one shiny toy to another, the Utah Jazz sacrificed years building their team, their way. It was a painful process that was supposed to pay off this season. They let Paul Millsap and Al Jefferson walk for nothing,... Read more
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SportingNews
Kemba Walker says path to joining point guard elite is all about winningKemba Walker listens to his boss. So when Michael Jordan spoke last week to hi
Kemba Walker says path to joining point guard elite is all about winning
SportingNews / Posted 14 days ago
Kemba Walker listens to his boss. So when Michael Jordan spoke last week to his struggling Charlotte Hornets, Walker paid attention. Get back to what was working earlier in the season, the majority owner told them. Figure out how to win games... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Lakers: Predictions for Week 14With their Saturday night loss to the Portland Trail Blazers, the Lakers have j
Lakers: Predictions for Week 14
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
With their Saturday night loss to the Portland Trail Blazers, the Lakers have just nine wins in 46 tries, slotting the team last place in the Western Conference. They'll play four games through Week 14, hosting the Dallas Mavericks (25-21), Chicago... Read more
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Yahoo News
Lin, Walker power short-handed HornetsLin, Walker lead Hornets past Knicks 97-84 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Jeremy Lin
Lin, Walker power short-handed Hornets
Yahoo News / Posted 15 days ago
Lin, Walker lead Hornets past Knicks 97-84 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Jeremy Lin loosened up the New York Knicks and Kemba Walker provided the knockout punch. The diminutive but effective backcourt duo scored 26 points each, helping the Charlotte... Read more
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Philboxing
Shorthanded Hornets dump Knicks, 97-84A huge third quarter led by the dynamic backcourt duo of Kemba Walker and Jerem
Shorthanded Hornets dump Knicks, 97-84
Philboxing / Posted 15 days ago
A huge third quarter led by the dynamic backcourt duo of Kemba Walker and Jeremy Lin helped Charlotte turned a close game into a blowout and brushed off New York, 97-84 on Saturday night at the Time Warner Cable Arena. Up by only 2 at the start of... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Jeremy Lin helps lead Charlotte Hornets past New York Knicks, 97-84Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin reacts after scoring against the New York Kn
Jeremy Lin helps lead Charlotte Hornets past New York Knicks, 97-84
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 15 days ago
Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin reacts after scoring against the New York Knicks in the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 in Charlotte, N.C. Charlotte won 97-84. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond) CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jeremy... Read more
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Rappler
Cavs fall to Bulls in Lue's coaching debutBAD START. Tyronn Lue's NBA coaching record is now 0-1. Photo by Jason Miller/G
Cavs fall to Bulls in Lue's coaching debut
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
BAD START. Tyronn Lue's NBA coaching record is now 0-1. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP WASHINGTON, USA – Cleveland's Tyronn Lue era got off to a rocky start on Saturday as LeBron James and the Cavaliers were beaten 96-83 on their home floor... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cavs fall to Bulls in Lue's coaching debutWASHINGTON - Cleveland's Tyronn Lue era got off to a rocky start as LeBron Jame
Cavs fall to Bulls in Lue's coaching debut
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON - Cleveland's Tyronn Lue era got off to a rocky start as LeBron James and the Cavaliers were beaten 96-83 on their home floor by NBA Central Division rivals Chicago. Tyronn Lue of the Cleveland Cavaliers talks to the team prior to the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
’Melo limps away from another Knicks lossThe Knicks moved quickly after Friday’s game, dressing in a hurry and rushing t
’Melo limps away from another Knicks loss
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Knicks moved quickly after Friday’s game, dressing in a hurry and rushing to the airport for their flight to Charlotte. It might have been the most effort the team made. The Knicks officially checked out of the game after three quarters, head... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kemba Walker's All-Star Candidacy Getting Tougher to IgnoreWalker was utterly fantastic throughout the proceedings, emerging with a final
Kemba Walker's All-Star Candidacy Getting Tougher to Ignore
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
Walker was utterly fantastic throughout the proceedings, emerging with a final line that included 40 points, seven rebounds, nine assists, four steals and one block. He shot 14-of-28 from the field, made 10 of his 12 shots at the charity stripe and... Read more
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The Star
Charlotte Hornets midseason hopes are cloudy at best after slump followed fast start CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte Hornets organization and their head coach have esta
Charlotte Hornets midseason hopes are cloudy at best after slump followed fast start
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte Hornets organization and their head coach have established making the NBA playoffs as their goal since before the season began.Entering... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Victor Oladipo will play when the Magic host the Hornets, Skiles saysVictor Oladipo will play when the Orlando Magic host the Charlotte Hornets toni
Victor Oladipo will play when the Magic host the Hornets, Skiles says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Victor Oladipo will play when the Orlando Magic host the Charlotte Hornets tonight at Amway Center, Magic coach Scott Skiles said after his team completed its shootaround a few minutes ago. Oladipo, who sprained his right knee during the Magic’s... Read more
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Deseret News
Upstill: Has Dennis Lindsey been good for Jazz?In the summer of 2012, Jazz Vice President of Basketball Operations Kevin O’Con
Upstill: Has Dennis Lindsey been good for Jazz?
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
In the summer of 2012, Jazz Vice President of Basketball Operations Kevin O’Conner decided he wanted to relinquish most of his duties, and the search for his eventual replacement was on. After a private search, the Jazz hired San Antonio Spurs’... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Warriors Put Woes Behind Them, Return to Superhuman LevelsBounding up the floor after his fourth made three-pointer of the first quarter,
Warriors Put Woes Behind Them, Return to Superhuman Levels
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
Bounding up the floor after his fourth made three-pointer of the first quarter, Stephen Curry unleashed a primal scream. It contained no discernible words, but it conveyed a message: The Golden State Warriors, having faced adversity for the first... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Wired: Top NBA Pickups Week 13Games Played Week 13 4 Games: ATL, BOS, BRK, CHA, CHI, CLE, DAL, DET, HOU, LAC
Wired: Top NBA Pickups Week 13
Yahoo Sports / Posted 22 days ago
Games Played Week 13 4 Games: ATL, BOS, BRK, CHA, CHI, CLE, DAL, DET, HOU, LAC, NOP, NYK, OKC, TOR, UTA 3 Games: DEN, GSW, IND, LAK, MEM, MIA, MIL, MIN, ORL, PHI, PHX, POR, SAC. WAS Be sure to get your lineups set on Sunday night, as the best... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Top Candidates for a 2nd-Half NBA BreakoutWhen the 2014-15 NBA season began, the Utah Jazz looked like a run-of-the-mill
Top Candidates for a 2nd-Half NBA Breakout
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
When the 2014-15 NBA season began, the Utah Jazz looked like a run-of-the-mill lottery team. Some of their up-and-comers, like Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors, were finding their way on offense, but the team's defense, with EnesKanter in the... Read more
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News 8000
Middleton helps Bucks beat Hornets 105-92CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Khris Middleton and the Milwaukee Bucks are hoping to bu
Middleton helps Bucks beat Hornets 105-92
News 8000 / Posted 22 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Khris Middleton and the Milwaukee Bucks are hoping to build on two consecutive nights of solid play. Middleton scored 24 points on 11-of-16 shooting, and the Bucks beat the Charlotte Hornets 105-92 on Saturday. Greg Monroe... Read more
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The Star
Hornets drop 9th game out of 10 in lackluster 13-point home loss to Milwaukee CHARLOTTE – Before Saturday’s home game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Charlott
Hornets drop 9th game out of 10 in lackluster 13-point home loss to Milwaukee
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
CHARLOTTE – Before Saturday’s home game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford admitted injuries were part of any NBA season but his team’s... Read more
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The Star
Hornets week ahead: Jan. 18-24THIS WEEK’S GAMES:Monday – Utah, 2 p.m.Wednesday – at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.Frid
Hornets week ahead: Jan. 18-24
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
THIS WEEK’S GAMES:Monday – Utah, 2 p.m.Wednesday – at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.Friday – at Orlando, 7 p.m.Saturday – New York, 7 p.m.MARQUEE MATCHUP:Monday vs. Utah – The Hornets play on the Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday for the 12th straight season.... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
NBA Stock Report: Raptors all-star snub?Welcome to the weekly NBA stock report where we go around the league and examin
NBA Stock Report: Raptors all-star snub?
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 24 days ago
Welcome to the weekly NBA stock report where we go around the league and examine whose stock is rising and whose is falling. In this week’s edition, a Toronto Raptor is making good on his New Year’s resolutions, a fresh point guard has a... Read more
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CBS Sports
The Hornets' Nicolas Batum is the modern NBA wing every team needsIt isn't. The breezy Charlotte Hornets forward from Lisieux, France is enjoyin
The Hornets' Nicolas Batum is the modern NBA wing every team needs
CBS Sports / Posted 24 days ago
It isn't. The breezy Charlotte Hornets forward from Lisieux, France is enjoying a breakout year in which his game has looked more versatile and effective than ever. Everything about his game is fluid and smooth. He's slim and impossibly long, with a... Read more
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SportingNews
NBA needs to catch up to the NCAA and ditch its age limitWhen the NCAA starts to look player-friendly by comparison, you need to reconsi
NBA needs to catch up to the NCAA and ditch its age limit
SportingNews / Posted 25 days ago
When the NCAA starts to look player-friendly by comparison, you need to reconsider your position. The massively important rule changes approved Wednesday by college basketball’s governing bodies rolled the ball back into the NBA’s court. The draft... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Hornets break slide, beat HawksElite basketball teams play well consistently. The Charlotte Hornets proved th
Hornets break slide, beat Hawks
The Charlotte Post / Posted 25 days ago
Elite basketball teams play well consistently. The Charlotte Hornets proved themselves capable of playing quality basketball with a 107-84 win against Atlanta to snap a season-long seven-game losing streak. “The challenge in this league is that any... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
NBA Power Rankings: Old man strength editionLeandro Barbosa: He might not be referred to as the 'Brazilian Blur' anymore, b
NBA Power Rankings: Old man strength edition
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 27 days ago
Leandro Barbosa: He might not be referred to as the 'Brazilian Blur' anymore, but Barbosa remains a capable three-point shooter and still has the ability to put the ball on the floor at age 33. Tim Duncan: Honourable mentions to Manu Ginobli and... Read more
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SportsFan
Clippers keep streak alive without GriffinTwo weeks ago, the Los Angeles Clippers lost superstar Blake Griffin. They have
Clippers keep streak alive without Griffin
SportsFan / Posted 29 days ago
Two weeks ago, the Los Angeles Clippers lost superstar Blake Griffin. They haven't lost since. Chris Paul scored 25 points to lead a guard-oriented attack Saturday and the Clippers won their eighth straight game, a 97-83 home victory over the... Read more
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Deseret News
Jazz on the gurney, but still on scheduleSALT LAKE CITY – Five games shy of the midway point of the season, the Utah Jaz
Jazz on the gurney, but still on schedule
Deseret News / Posted 29 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY – Five games shy of the midway point of the season, the Utah Jazz have their sights on the last playoff spot. That’s not likely to change. They’re gaining respect, if not always gaining ground. Isn’t that where they left off in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
TNT’s Kevin Harlan recalls mesmerizing style of old Kings teamsThe Kings haven’t been in high demand for the NBA’s national TV schedule for a
TNT’s Kevin Harlan recalls mesmerizing style of old Kings teams
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
The Kings haven’t been in high demand for the NBA’s national TV schedule for a few years. But when they were, TNT’s Kevin Harlan visited Sacramento often. Harlan, who joined Turner as a play-by-play man in 1996, was back Thursday, when the Kings... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Clippers Win 8th Straight GameLOS ANGELES – Chris Paul had 25 points, DeAndre Jordan added 19 rebounds and th
Clippers Win 8th Straight Game
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 30 days ago
LOS ANGELES – Chris Paul had 25 points, DeAndre Jordan added 19 rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers won their 8th consecutive game, 97-83 over the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday afternoon at Staples Center. The Clippers tipped-off for a rare... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Porzingis, Towns, Okafor Better Than AdvertisedBeing an NBA rookie is a lot for anyone to handle. Whatever your skills and tal
Porzingis, Towns, Okafor Better Than Advertised
Bleacher Report / Posted 30 days ago
Being an NBA rookie is a lot for anyone to handle. Whatever your skills and talents, there's a learning curve to coping with the challenges of holding on to a roster spot in the world's best basketball league. The trappings of fame and fortune. The... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Don't Expect KD to Follow in Kobe's FootstepsAt a recent media session, Kevin Durant told Bleacher Report and some assembled
Don't Expect KD to Follow in Kobe's Footsteps
Bleacher Report / Posted a month ago
At a recent media session, Kevin Durant told Bleacher Report and some assembled media why he's grateful for their relationship: He always had a respect for me, but I think that's when it went to another level. Some of the stuff he was telling me, I... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Blake Griffin's quadriceps injury is improving but a return to Clippers could be weeks awayThe Clippers' All-Star forward is progressing in his recovery from the injury t
Blake Griffin's quadriceps injury is improving but a return to Clippers could be weeks away
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
The Clippers' All-Star forward is progressing in his recovery from the injury that has sidelined him since the day after Christmas, but there remains no definitive timetable for his return. Griffin has started shooting free throws, is running on an... Read more
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ESPN
Fantasy: Pau vaults up rest-of-season rankingsEvery Wednesday this season, I will publish my top-130 fantasy basketball ranki
Fantasy: Pau vaults up rest-of-season rankings
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
Every Wednesday this season, I will publish my top-130 fantasy basketball rankings for the remainder of the season. These rankings are based on season-long rotisserie formats. That means that players who excel in one or two categories will be ranked... Read more

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