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Philly.com
Jensen: Kyle Lowry, fresh off Olympic gold, holds hoops clinic in Phillyif Lowry, 30, a former Villanova star who made the All-Star Game for the Toront
Jensen: Kyle Lowry, fresh off Olympic gold, holds hoops clinic in Philly
Philly.com / Posted 20 hours ago
if Lowry, 30, a former Villanova star who made the All-Star Game for the Toronto Raptors the last two seasons, and the NBA Eastern Conference finals this past season, couldn't go 10 feet Saturday without running into somebody he's known forever.... Read more
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give me sport
Three teams that have a lot to prove next seasonoffense to help lighten the load on his young star. It might seem strange to s
Three teams that have a lot to prove next season
give me sport / Posted yesterday
offense to help lighten the load on his young star. It might seem strange to see a team that just participated in the Eastern Conference Finals in this sentence but, they have a very small margin for error. Their performance last playoffs... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Drake Drains Crazy Trick Shot from Half Courtdown from half court. Even odder, he did so while sitting on an Atlanta Hawks
Drake Drains Crazy Trick Shot from Half Court
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
down from half court. Even odder, he did so while sitting on an Atlanta Hawks logo in their practice facility. Was an Eastern Conference Finals appearance not enough to maintain the Toronto Raptors ambassador's loyalty? Let's give him the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Jim Boeheim calls a championship run for Carmelo Anthony 'unlikely'round, while Anthony and his Knicks gave the Pacers (a team that took the event
Jim Boeheim calls a championship run for Carmelo Anthony 'unlikely'
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
round, while Anthony and his Knicks gave the Pacers (a team that took the eventual champion Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference finals) all it could handle in the Eastern Conference quarters. The stigma remains, and part of it is... Read more
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CBS Sports
Knicks, Bulls headline five East teams in position for playoff returnof the Toronto Raptors in the first-round of the 2014-15 playoffs, and the only
Knicks, Bulls headline five East teams in position for playoff return
CBS Sports / Posted 4 days ago
of the Toronto Raptors in the first-round of the 2014-15 playoffs, and the only thing keeping them from getting to the 2015 Eastern Conference finals was probably John Wall fracturing his hand and wrist during the second round against the Atlanta... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Summer rewind: Toronto Raptorscap situation, the team was forced to address its roster needs through the draf
Summer rewind: Toronto Raptors
Yahoo Sports / Posted 5 days ago
cap situation, the team was forced to address its roster needs through the draft. Rarely does a team that played in the Eastern Conference finals have an opportunity to draft a lottery pick. Although teams in the lottery tend to draft the best... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Raptors' success making waves in Africaalso an impact from the Raptors playing as well as they did, and kids following
Raptors' success making waves in Africa
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
also an impact from the Raptors playing as well as they did, and kids following it. For us to get all the way to the Eastern Conference Finals and play a generational talent like LeBron James, and also have a kid that grew up in [the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
New Raptors 2016-17 alternate jerseys help bridge past and presentsince the introduction of that marketing campaign (roster continuity, consisten
New Raptors 2016-17 alternate jerseys help bridge past and present
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
since the introduction of that marketing campaign (roster continuity, consistent winning basketball, and a trip to the Eastern Conference finals certainly helps). Last season the team finished eighth in the NBA in team merchandise... Read more
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Philly.com
Donnellon: Kyle Lowry 'the best team player' on U.S. Olympic hoop squadsparked Boeheim’s comments. The tone he set, as a star player who nearly single
Donnellon: Kyle Lowry 'the best team player' on U.S. Olympic hoop squad
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
sparked Boeheim’s comments. The tone he set, as a star player who nearly singlehandedly knocked off Cleveland in the NBA eastern conference finals, was the point. After some early scares, the U.S. team steamrolled over Argentina and Serbia to... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Klay Thompson is already sick of questions about the 2016-17 Warriorswere whupped by the Detroit Pistons. LeBron’s Heat lost the Finals in 2011 and
Klay Thompson is already sick of questions about the 2016-17 Warriors
Yahoo Sports / Posted 6 days ago
were whupped by the Detroit Pistons. LeBron’s Heat lost the Finals in 2011 and looked just as clueless deep into the 2012 Eastern Conference finals entering Game 6 when James got it all together in time to save nearly two seasons’ worth of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Devils hit the Jersey Shore for inaugural Beach BashLisa and Dan Mulligan of Ortley Beach, who have both followed the club since 19
Devils hit the Jersey Shore for inaugural Beach Bash
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
Lisa and Dan Mulligan of Ortley Beach, who have both followed the club since 1987, and were on hand for Game 6 of the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals when the Devils took a 3-2 decision from the New York Rangers in overtime to earn their place in... Read more
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Daily Record
Daneyko, Devils launched Beach Bash in Point PleasantLisa and Dan Mulligan of Ortley Beach, who have both followed the club since 19
Daneyko, Devils launched Beach Bash in Point Pleasant
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Lisa and Dan Mulligan of Ortley Beach, who have both followed the club since 1987, and were on hand for Game 6 of the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals when the Devils took a 3-2 decision from the New York Rangers in overtime to earn their place in... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
LeBron James hits the Summer Sixteen stage, plays Drake's hype manserves as the “global ambassador” for the Toronto Raptors — talked smack about
LeBron James hits the Summer Sixteen stage, plays Drake's hype man
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
serves as the “global ambassador” for the Toronto Raptors — talked smack about James and his Cavaliers during their Eastern Conference Finals win over the Raps back in May: Drake’s been bringing out stars of all kinds during the Summer... Read more
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Daily Mail
LeBron James takes the stage with Drake in ColumbusJames is here tonight, what?' James currently plays with the Cleveland Cavalie
LeBron James takes the stage with Drake in Columbus
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
James is here tonight, what?' James currently plays with the Cleveland Cavaliers, who this year had faced off in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Toronto Raptors Friendship with an edge: The three-time NBA Finals MVP plays for the... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Connecticut Sun general manager Chris Sienko to resignof Tina Charles.Connecticut made the playoffs in eight of its first 10 seasons,
Connecticut Sun general manager Chris Sienko to resign
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
of Tina Charles.Connecticut made the playoffs in eight of its first 10 seasons, including two WNBA Finals and five Eastern Conference finals appearances, before Sienko decided not to bring back coach Mike Thibault for the 2013 season. The... Read more
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Rappler
Knicks-Cavs, Spurs-Warriors to open NBA seasonDerrick Rose, as a Knick, makes his return to Chicago where he spent the first
Knicks-Cavs, Spurs-Warriors to open NBA season
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
Derrick Rose, as a Knick, makes his return to Chicago where he spent the first 8 years of his career and led the team to an Eastern Conference Finals appearance in 2011. Bulls at Heat (November 11) - Dwyane Wade, the former face of the Miami Heat’s... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Nick Bonino Is Having Fun With The Stanley Cup All Over Central Connecticutdidn't want to jinx the magical spring, Bonino turned to Lauren in the kitchen
Nick Bonino Is Having Fun With The Stanley Cup All Over Central Connecticut
Hartford Courant / Posted 16 days ago
didn't want to jinx the magical spring, Bonino turned to Lauren in the kitchen of their Pittsburgh rental home during the Eastern Conference finals against Tampa. ''Hey, this is what I want to do if we win the Cup,'" Bonino told Lauren. The two... Read more
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TSN
Raptors, Ujiri negotiating extensionin May 2013 and the club has reached the postseason in every season since his h
Raptors, Ujiri negotiating extension
TSN / Posted 16 days ago
in May 2013 and the club has reached the postseason in every season since his hiring. Last season, the Raptors reached the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history before falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The team has... Read more
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The Morning Journal
LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million dealLeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5
LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million deal
The Morning Journal / Posted 16 days ago
LeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals earlier this year. Frank Gunn — Canadian Press LeBron James, reigning Finals MVP entering his 14th season in the NBA, will finally be... Read more
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give me sport
All you need to know about the 2016/17 NBA fixture calendarwith Cleveland visiting two-time All-Stars DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry and the
All you need to know about the 2016/17 NBA fixture calendar
give me sport / Posted 16 days ago
with Cleveland visiting two-time All-Stars DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry and the Toronto Raptors in a rematch of the 2016 Eastern Conference Finals (7 p.m. ET). The second game features three-time All-Star Anthony Davis and the New Orleans... Read more
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The News-Herald
LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million dealLeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5
LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million deal
The News-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
LeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals earlier this year. Frank Gunn — Canadian Press LeBron James, reigning Finals MVP entering his 14th season in the NBA, will finally be... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat schedule down to five national-television games (two vs. Wade)similar to what the NBA released Thursday for the 2016-17 Miami Heat. Despite
Heat schedule down to five national-television games (two vs. Wade)
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
similar to what the NBA released Thursday for the 2016-17 Miami Heat. Despite advancing within one victory of the Eastern Conference finals, the offseason free-agency losses of Dwyane Wade, Luol Deng and Joe Johnson, along with the lack of... Read more
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NBA.com
Defending champ Cavs host Knicks on opening night as 2016-17 schedule unveiledseason, ABC will exclusively broadcast The Finals, which tips off in June 2017.
Defending champ Cavs host Knicks on opening night as 2016-17 schedule unveiled
NBA.com / Posted 17 days ago
season, ABC will exclusively broadcast The Finals, which tips off in June 2017. TNT is the exclusive home of the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals, and ESPN will exclusively televise the 2017 Western Conference Finals. Once again, NBA LEAGUE... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Report: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million dealLeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5
Report: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million deal
The Morning Journal / Posted 17 days ago
LeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals earlier this year. Frank Gunn — Canadian Press LeBron James has agreed to a three-year, $100 million contract, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst is... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Raptors schedule released; will open season at home vs. PistonsThe Raptors’ first three games will be at the Air Canada Centre and will face t
Raptors schedule released; will open season at home vs. Pistons
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 17 days ago
The Raptors’ first three games will be at the Air Canada Centre and will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in a re-match of the Eastern Conference Finals on Oct. 28 in their second tilt of the season. Other notable games include Nov. 16 at home versus... Read more
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The News-Herald
Report: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million dealLeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5
Report: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers agree to 3-year, $100 million deal
The News-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
LeBron James dunks against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals earlier this year. Frank Gunn — Canadian Press LeBron James has agreed to a three-year, $100 million contract, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst is... Read more
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give me sport
The four greatest Christmas Day games in NBA historyare four of the greatest games in Xmas Day history. Bulls 104, Knicks 107 - 19
The four greatest Christmas Day games in NBA history
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
are four of the greatest games in Xmas Day history. Bulls 104, Knicks 107 - 1994 In a rematch of the previous season's Eastern Conference finals, the Chicago Bulls and the New York Knicks met on the biggest day of the regular season. Having... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Stingrays Re-Sign Clutch Scorer Joe Devinwinning goal in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals versus Adirondack,
Stingrays Re-Sign Clutch Scorer Joe Devin
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
winning goal in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals versus Adirondack, propelling the Stingrays to the Eastern Conference Finals for the second consecutive season. Over his last two postseason campaigns, Devin has scored four... Read more
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give me sport
Is the Olympic version of Carmelo Anthony the best one?with the continued development of Kristaps Porzingis, the All-Star forward look
Is the Olympic version of Carmelo Anthony the best one?
give me sport / Posted 22 days ago
with the continued development of Kristaps Porzingis, the All-Star forward looks to get the Knicks back to playoffs. An Eastern Conference Finals appearance would do wonders for his legacy. The Longest Tenured Olympian on Team USA... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Bonino’s golf game put on ice after Stanley Cup victorycountry and his clutch performances. Bonino scored the series-clinching goal t
Bonino’s golf game put on ice after Stanley Cup victory
The Register Citizen / Posted 24 days ago
country and his clutch performances. Bonino scored the series-clinching goal to beat Washington and send Pittsburgh to the Eastern Conference finals. He nailed the game-winner against San Jose in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals. His 14 playoff... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Bonino’s golf game put on ice after Stanley Cup victorycountry and his clutch performances. Bonino scored the series-clinching goal t
Bonino’s golf game put on ice after Stanley Cup victory
The Middletown Press / Posted 24 days ago
country and his clutch performances. Bonino scored the series-clinching goal to beat Washington and send Pittsburgh to the Eastern Conference finals. He nailed the game-winner against San Jose in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals. His 14 playoff... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
How DeMar DeRozan has given Team USA some fire – and funin the NBA – making two All-Star teams, winning a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA W
How DeMar DeRozan has given Team USA some fire – and fun
Yahoo Sports / Posted 25 days ago
in the NBA – making two All-Star teams, winning a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, leading the Toronto Raptors to the Eastern Conference finals and agreeing to the third-largest contract in NBA history – but he has managed to avoid the usual... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Jerry Stackhouse is about to become a D-League head coachfirst season Stackhouse served as an assistant on a Toronto squad that won a fr
Jerry Stackhouse is about to become a D-League head coach
Yahoo Sports / Posted 26 days ago
first season Stackhouse served as an assistant on a Toronto squad that won a franchise-record 56 games and made the Eastern Conference finals, Stackhouse headed to Las Vegas, spending some time actively coaching on the sideline with the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Veteran F Dahntay Jones Waived by Cavaliersone-game suspension he received by hitting then-Toronto Raptors center Bismack
Veteran F Dahntay Jones Waived by Cavaliers
Bleacher Report / Posted 28 days ago
one-game suspension he received by hitting then-Toronto Raptors center Bismack Biyombo below the belt during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Regardless, his ability to help defend the perimeter was a nice option to have coming off the... Read more
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ESPN
Jones waived by Cavs; provided lift in title runjoining Cleveland, and he wound up making a significant, if small, contribution
Jones waived by Cavs; provided lift in title run
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
joining Cleveland, and he wound up making a significant, if small, contribution. Jones was suspended for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals for his punch to Toronto Raptors center Bismack Biyombo's groin in Game 3. He was also fined $80... Read more
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CBS Sports
Paul George thinks he can carry a team, and Larry Bird must agreehe said of Bird. "I think Larry and (the rest of the front office) have express
Paul George thinks he can carry a team, and Larry Bird must agree
CBS Sports / Posted 30 days ago
he said of Bird. "I think Larry and (the rest of the front office) have expressed how bad they want to get back to (the Eastern Conference finals) by these moves this offseason. I'm looking forward to getting us back there. He's putting talent... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Pat Riley says new addition Dion Waiters is worth more than he signed for2015-16 turn that saw the team (which will not give Waiters Dwyane Wade’s not-y
Pat Riley says new addition Dion Waiters is worth more than he signed for
Yahoo Sports / Posted 30 days ago
2015-16 turn that saw the team (which will not give Waiters Dwyane Wade’s not-yet-retired No. 3) just one win away from the Eastern Conference finals. It’s probably a combination of both, with a whole lot of “hey, Dion, you’re better than this. Get... Read more
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