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NBA.com
30 teams, 30 days: Knicks at crossroadsThe lowdown: Phil Jackson was hired to run the Knicks despite having no front o
30 teams, 30 days: Knicks at crossroads
NBA.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The lowdown: Phil Jackson was hired to run the Knicks despite having no front office experience, which feeds the suspicion that owner Jim Dolan was star-struck. Dolan likes big names -- which is why he interfered and pushed the Carmelo Anthony trade... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
Suns have no intention to trade unhappy Markieff MorrisIn the summer of 2014, Markieff Morris took what he saw as a little less than m
Suns have no intention to trade unhappy Markieff Morris
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
In the summer of 2014, Markieff Morris took what he saw as a little less than market value — he has four years, $32 million left on his deal — to make sure his twin brother Marcus got paid and they could play together in Phoenix. Markieff then had a... Read more
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SportingNews
Can Kawhi Leonard win NBA MVP while playing 'Spurs way'?Kawhi Leonard already has decorations for his mantle: a championship ring, an N
Can Kawhi Leonard win NBA MVP while playing 'Spurs way'?
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Kawhi Leonard already has decorations for his mantle: a championship ring, an NBA Finals MVP Award and an NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award. Yet the Spurs forward already is clearing out space for his next trinket, the Maurice Podoloff Trophy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Spurs' Danny Green ready to take on support roleMANILA, Philippines — With a couple of tested names joining the San Antonio Spu
Spurs' Danny Green ready to take on support role
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — With a couple of tested names joining the San Antonio Spurs, one of the many questions hounding shooting guard Danny Green is his playing time. But that’s the least of his concerns going into the 2015-16 NBA season. “I’m low... Read more
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CBS Sports
Buss says Kobe Bryant has to know his role with Lakers beyond this seasonThey stood by him when he was an impulsive young player dealing with how to cha
Buss says Kobe Bryant has to know his role with Lakers beyond this season
CBS Sports / Posted 4 days ago
They stood by him when he was an impulsive young player dealing with how to channel his energy. They embraced him as the core of the team during the Shaq-Kobe championship era. They chose him over O'Neal when that situation exploded, and stood by him... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Spurs’ Green expects big things from new teammate AldridgeSan Antonio Spurs’ Danny Green with JC Baltazar, who won the KFC Bucket 3-Point
Spurs’ Green expects big things from new teammate Aldridge
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
San Antonio Spurs’ Danny Green with JC Baltazar, who won the KFC Bucket 3-Point Shootout on Saturday in one of the side events in the 2015 NBA 3X at Mall of Asia Music Hall. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Danny Green expects nothing less from his new... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Danny Green shares Spurs’ winning mentalityDanny Green, the San Antonio Spurs’ deadly shooter, has his sight set on the ho
Danny Green shares Spurs’ winning mentality
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Danny Green, the San Antonio Spurs’ deadly shooter, has his sight set on the hoop. Green and Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried are in Manila for the 2015 NBA 3X Philippines happening at Mall of Asia Music Hall. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net The... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canada's Cory Joseph upset, but not worriedIt’s not surprising that several Canadian players, including starting point gua
Canada's Cory Joseph upset, but not worried
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
It’s not surprising that several Canadian players, including starting point guard Cory Joseph, struggled to get going at the Tuto Marchand tuneup tourney over the past week. This is the first time the group has been together and everyone is trying... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Jim Buss defends Coach Byron Scott and the Lakers' use of analyticsA popular topic in NBA circles is analytics, which involve studying advanced st
Jim Buss defends Coach Byron Scott and the Lakers' use of analytics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
A popular topic in NBA circles is analytics, which involve studying advanced statistics to gain an advantage on the basketball court. In February, Lakers Coach Byron Scott downplayed his use of analytics but has since gone on record, via radio on... Read more
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KATU Portland
The summer of 'Meyers Legend'Trail Blazers Meyers Leonard, or “Meyers Legend,” as many fans call him, has a
The summer of 'Meyers Legend'
KATU Portland / Posted 5 days ago
Trail Blazers Meyers Leonard, or “Meyers Legend,” as many fans call him, has a new role after the LaMarcus Aldridge trade and it’s all part of a busy summer for Portland’s 23-year-old star on the rise. Throwing out the first pitch for the Hillsboro... Read more
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Rappler
Danny Green feels at home with revamped SpursTHE FUTURE. Danny Green hopes to be a focal point of the Spurs. Photo by Josh A
Danny Green feels at home with revamped Spurs
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
THE FUTURE. Danny Green hopes to be a focal point of the Spurs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The NBA is currently in an era where there is a premium on 3-point shooting and perimeter defense, making players who have the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
'Easy decision' to re-sign with Spurs, says GreenDanny Green of the San Antonio Spurs talks to members of the Philippine media a
'Easy decision' to re-sign with Spurs, says Green
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 7 days ago
Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs talks to members of the Philippine media at the Marriot Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines – It was not at all difficult for Danny Green to decide to stay with the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Why LaMarcus Aldridge addition may mean big changes to Spurs identity"In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except Death, Taxes, and the
Why LaMarcus Aldridge addition may mean big changes to Spurs identity
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
"In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except Death, Taxes, and the Spurs." - Benjamin Franklin, if he were around today. Me: "The Spurs, if healthy, are going to win more than 55 games." Harper: "Yeah. It's just what they do." San... Read more
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Pilipino Star
More NBA stars in townThe flood of NBA stars visiting Manila this summer could have been triggered by
More NBA stars in town
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
The flood of NBA stars visiting Manila this summer could have been triggered by the Philippines’ recognition as the MVF (Most Valuable Fan) Best Country awardee at the FIBA World Cup in Spain last year. Filipinos are the most passionate basketball... Read more
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CBS Sports
NBA Offseason Report: Can Memphis be better doing the same thing?The Grizzlies gave the Warriors a scare, but once Steve Kerr moved Andrew Bogut
NBA Offseason Report: Can Memphis be better doing the same thing?
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
The Grizzlies gave the Warriors a scare, but once Steve Kerr moved Andrew Bogut onto Tony Allen and began ignoring the Grindfather offensively completely, the jig was up. Still, they had a successful season and could have made the Western Conference... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rajon Rondo Voted Worst NBA Newcomer; Other Current, Former Celtics Make ListRajon Rondo isn’t exactly the most liked player in the NBA these days. At least
Rajon Rondo Voted Worst NBA Newcomer; Other Current, Former Celtics Make List
New England Sports Network / Posted 8 days ago
Rajon Rondo isn’t exactly the most liked player in the NBA these days. At least not when it comes to the pundits and scribes. The former Boston Celtics point guard was voted as the worst offseason addition by a panel of ESPN’s NBA writers. He signed... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
Clippers’ owner Steve Ballmer says steps that led to $250,000 DeAndre Jordan fine were “inadvertent”There are times it’s clear that Steve Ballmer, though unquestionably passionate
Clippers’ owner Steve Ballmer says steps that led to $250,000 DeAndre Jordan fine were “inadvertent”
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 8 days ago
There are times it’s clear that Steve Ballmer, though unquestionably passionate, still is on the NBA owner learning curve. There have been a few stumbles. The latest: Apparently offering DeAndre Jordan a $200,000 a year Lexus endorsement if he... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Can Karl-Anthony Towns Be Kevin Garnett 2.0?Karl-Anthony Towns was still in utero when Kevin Garnett first donned a Minneso
Can Karl-Anthony Towns Be Kevin Garnett 2.0?
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
Karl-Anthony Towns was still in utero when Kevin Garnett first donned a Minnesota Timberwolves cap and, along with it, busted open the preps-to-pros pipeline into the NBA Draft. In the 20 years since then, Garnett has become an MVP, won a... Read more
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CBS Sports
LaMarcus Aldridge not worried about playing in Tim Duncan's shadowSpeaking with USA Today's Sam Amick, Aldridge discussed how he is not worried a
LaMarcus Aldridge not worried about playing in Tim Duncan's shadow
CBS Sports / Posted 9 days ago
Speaking with USA Today's Sam Amick, Aldridge discussed how he is not worried about playing in Duncan's shadow since the Spurs don't expect him to change anything about his game. Q: You had two very different situations in Phoenix and San Antonio.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gerald Henderson: Wake up from nap, get moved to Portland | News & Observer August 23, 2015 Henderson knew something was up when pho
Gerald Henderson: Wake up from nap, get moved to Portland
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer August 23, 2015 Henderson knew something was up when phone blew up during a nap No longer a Hornet, he’ll remain... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
Kawhi Leonard: “I want to be an all-star and MVP of the regular season”The traditional arc for an NBA player is for them to chase numbers and try to g
Kawhi Leonard: “I want to be an all-star and MVP of the regular season”
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 12 days ago
The traditional arc for an NBA player is for them to chase numbers and try to get paid early in their career, then near the end they start making sacrifices for a team in hopes of getting a ring. “Winning just rubs off on you, once you see Manu... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
LaMarcus Aldridge changes agencies, now repped by Excel Sports ManagementFresh off a four-year, $84 million deal with the Spurs, LaMarcus Aldridge has s
LaMarcus Aldridge changes agencies, now repped by Excel Sports Management
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 13 days ago
Fresh off a four-year, $84 million deal with the Spurs, LaMarcus Aldridge has switched representation. He was the biggest free agent of the summer, and the most high-profile player to change teams. He’s long been a client of Arn Tellem, the... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
Trail Blazers GM Neil Olshey chose chance of greatness over safer route to being merely goodAt face value, the Trail Blazers’ and 76ers’ offseasons took completely differe
Trail Blazers GM Neil Olshey chose chance of greatness over safer route to being merely good
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 13 days ago
At face value, the Trail Blazers’ and 76ers’ offseasons took completely different approaches to rebuilding this offseason. Philadelphia, on the other hand, highlighted free agency by… signing Pierre Jackson and Scotty Wilbekin, two players without... Read more
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give me sport
The REAL reason Tristan Thompson turned down $80 million Cavaliers dealFootball News The Cleveland Cavaliers have spent the entire offseason trying t
The REAL reason Tristan Thompson turned down $80 million Cavaliers deal
give me sport / Posted 14 days ago
Football News The Cleveland Cavaliers have spent the entire offseason trying to bring Tristan Thompson back to the franchise on a new deal to no avail as of yet. The fact the big man is still not on the Cleveland roster is made all the more... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tim Duncan named NBA's top teammateSAN ANTONIO — Tim Duncan has given up millions in salary to give the San Antoni
Tim Duncan named NBA's top teammate
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — Tim Duncan has given up millions in salary to give the San Antonio Spurs the cap space needed to re-sign teammates and add players such as LaMarcus Aldridge. And Duncan has deferred offensively to teammates like Tony Parker and Kawhi... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Tim Duncan named NBA’s top teammateSAN ANTONIO, Texas—Tim Duncan has given up millions in salary to give the San A
Tim Duncan named NBA’s top teammate
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Tim Duncan has given up millions in salary to give the San Antonio Spurs the cap space needed to re-sign teammates and add players such as LaMarcus Aldridge. And Duncan has deferred offensively to teammates like Tony Parker and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge isn't done weighing off season options: Maytag or Whirpool?These days, it feels like LaMarcus Aldridge has everything — he was most prized
Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge isn't done weighing off season options: Maytag or Whirpool?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
These days, it feels like LaMarcus Aldridge has everything — he was most prized player of the offseason, has a new position playing alongside living legends like Tim Duncan and a house just for his shoe collection — what more could he need? A washer... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Which NBA Contenders Have Biggest Windows?The only thing harder than the years of focused work it takes to prop one open
Which NBA Contenders Have Biggest Windows?
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
The only thing harder than the years of focused work it takes to prop one open is keeping it that way. Aging curves are brutal, and the strictures of the league's collective bargaining agreement make it difficult to keep multiple impact players under... Read more
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NBA.com
Summer Dreaming: Who might win Coach of year?Unlike 2014 when nine teams changed the faces on their bench, the 2015 off-seas
Summer Dreaming: Who might win Coach of year?
NBA.com / Posted 15 days ago
Unlike 2014 when nine teams changed the faces on their bench, the 2015 off-season has brought in only four new head coaches. When the regular season begins in just over two months, some will survive, some will fail and some will stand out ahead of... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
LaMarcus Aldridge says free agency left him “mentally drained”Changing companies is stressful. Moving cities is stressful. In that sense, it
LaMarcus Aldridge says free agency left him “mentally drained”
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 16 days ago
Changing companies is stressful. Moving cities is stressful. In that sense, it’s understandable that LaMarcus Aldridge found the free agent process he went through this summer taxing. He had big decisions to make about his career and lifestyle he... Read more
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CBS Sports
Phil Jackson worried lanky Kristaps Porzingis is the next Shawn BradleyIn the latest dispatch on ESPN.com from Phil Jackson and his trusted advisor Ch
Phil Jackson worried lanky Kristaps Porzingis is the next Shawn Bradley
CBS Sports / Posted 16 days ago
In the latest dispatch on ESPN.com from Phil Jackson and his trusted advisor Charlie Rosen, the Knicks president reveals that he really hadn't decided on who he wanted to draft with the No. 4 pick last spring, before trusted scout Clarence Gaines... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Star Gazing: Projecting Team USA's 2016 RosterAfter last week’s star-studded mini-camp in Las Vegas, the USA basketball offic
Star Gazing: Projecting Team USA's 2016 Roster
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 17 days ago
After last week’s star-studded mini-camp in Las Vegas, the USA basketball officials are tasked with trimming their 34 camp invitees down to 12 players for the 2016 Olympics. The talent pool is so deep that if they named a B squad of the next best 12... Read more
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CBS Sports
Should NBA teams rebuild through the draft, free agency or trade?The draft matters. It matters for contenders adding cheap talent, it matters fo
Should NBA teams rebuild through the draft, free agency or trade?
CBS Sports / Posted 17 days ago
The draft matters. It matters for contenders adding cheap talent, it matters for mid-level teams trying to bolster their depth and it matters most for rebuilding teams trying to find their path to a title. But do you need the draft in order to... Read more
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CBS Sports
LaMarcus Aldridge, John Wall, Blake Griffin help kids with school suppliesLaMarcus Aldridge gave back Saturday. (Spurs.com) NBA players all over the lea
LaMarcus Aldridge, John Wall, Blake Griffin help kids with school supplies
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
LaMarcus Aldridge gave back Saturday. (Spurs.com) NBA players all over the league are helping kids get back to school well-stocked this fall. Several NBA players have come through in a big way for local youths, providing gear and a special moment to... Read more
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CBS Sports
Carmelo Anthony unhappy with how Knicks approached LaMarcus AldridgeStill, the Knicks made their decision based on the long-term health of the fran
Carmelo Anthony unhappy with how Knicks approached LaMarcus Aldridge
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
Still, the Knicks made their decision based on the long-term health of the franchise, a smart move, even if confusing why they'd approach Aldridge in the first place. So no big deal. Phil Jackson had one vision for the team's future, and that didn't... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Magic playoff dream rests on first-half finishNBA schedules can be as confounding as a Vegas illusionist, but one thing is cl
Magic playoff dream rests on first-half finish
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
NBA schedules can be as confounding as a Vegas illusionist, but one thing is clear for the Magic in 2015-16: To have a shot at reaching the playoffs, they'll have to play their best basketball of this rebuilding period in the first half of the... Read more
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ESPN
5-on-5: Reaction to 2015-16 NBA schedule releaseWith the new NBA schedule out, our writers weigh in on the teams, players and g
5-on-5: Reaction to 2015-16 NBA schedule release
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
With the new NBA schedule out, our writers weigh in on the teams, players and games they're most excited to watch. 1. Which team will be the most fun to watch in 2015-16? J.A. Adande, ESPN.com: Golden State Warriors. Just because they won the... Read more
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CBS Sports
NBA Offseason Report: Spurs ready to take back the throne?CBSSports.com's Eye On Basketball continues to take a team-by-team look at the
NBA Offseason Report: Spurs ready to take back the throne?
CBS Sports / Posted 19 days ago
CBSSports.com's Eye On Basketball continues to take a team-by-team look at the 2015 NBA offseason. Up next: the San Antonio Spurs. After losing in the first round of the playoffs last season -- a year removed from winning the NBA championship -- the... Read more
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SportingNews
Michael Jordan welcomes Michigan football to Jumpman rosterMichael Jordan is always out to his expand his brand. While Jordan Brand is sp
Michael Jordan welcomes Michigan football to Jumpman roster
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
Michael Jordan is always out to his expand his brand. While Jordan Brand is sported by a slew of superstars on the basketball court, including Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge, as well as Jordan's alma mater, North... Read more
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NBA.com
Blazers look to bounce back from tough off seasonExcept that detail may not matter. Someone has to be accountable for the most-w
Blazers look to bounce back from tough off season
NBA.com / Posted 20 days ago
Except that detail may not matter. Someone has to be accountable for the most-wincing offseason in the NBA, for that crater where the roster of a Western Conference contender once stood, and Wesley Matthews' previous left Achilles' tendon is not a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cavaliers 2015-16 Schedule, PredictionsNow the schedule for the 2015-16 campaign has arrived, and Cleveland has a cham
Cavaliers 2015-16 Schedule, Predictions
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
Now the schedule for the 2015-16 campaign has arrived, and Cleveland has a championship-caliber roster from last year mostly intact hoping to get over the hump this time around. The team's official website posted the complete list of games for the... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Top 9: Best & Worst Games Of The Thunder SeasonThe 2015-16 NBA schedule was released on Wednesday afternoon, revealing the ste
Top 9: Best & Worst Games Of The Thunder Season
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 20 days ago
The 2015-16 NBA schedule was released on Wednesday afternoon, revealing the stepping stones that the Thunder will follow during its seven-month, 82-game marathon. As is the case every year, there are great games, decent games, and games where you... Read more
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Boston Globe
10 games to circle on the Celtics scheduleThe NBA released the 2015-16 regular season schedule on Wednesday night, and th
10 games to circle on the Celtics schedule
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
The NBA released the 2015-16 regular season schedule on Wednesday night, and the Celtics will be getting a boost in exposure around the country. Boston will play seven games on national television (ESPN, TNT) this year, a sharp jump from the lone... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The highest paid players in San Antonio Spurs historygallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6442924|article-gallery-6442924|0 gall
The highest paid players in San Antonio Spurs history
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
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CBS Sports
In picking Team USA, Colangelo and Coach K must weigh talent vs. fitLAS VEGAS -- For Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski, assembling a roster of 12
In picking Team USA, Colangelo and Coach K must weigh talent vs. fit
CBS Sports / Posted 20 days ago
LAS VEGAS -- For Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski, assembling a roster of 12 American basketball players for international competition is both the easiest and most difficult job in all the land. Imagine you're a jockey and you walk into a horse... Read more
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Bleacher Report
2015-16 NBA Record PredictionsThe dog days of the NBA offseason have kept happenings in a relatively dormant
2015-16 NBA Record Predictions
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
The dog days of the NBA offseason have kept happenings in a relatively dormant state of late, but the league helped quench fans' thirst for hoops with the release of the 2015-16 schedule Wednesday night. And after the 2014-15 season proved to be the... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on ChristmasThe NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day re
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on Christmas
KY3 Springfield / Posted 20 days ago
The NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day rematch of last season's championship series between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers and LeBron James visit the defending champion... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on ChristmasThe NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day re
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on Christmas
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
The NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day rematch of last season's championship series between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers and LeBron James visit the defending champion... Read more
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News 8000
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on ChristmasThe NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day re
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on Christmas
News 8000 / Posted 20 days ago
The NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day rematch of last season's championship series between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers and LeBron James visit the defending champion... Read more
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KECI Missoula
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on ChristmasThe NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day re
NBA schedule includes Finals rematch on Christmas
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
The NBA unveiled the 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday featuring a Christmas Day rematch of last season's championship series between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers and LeBron James visit the defending champion... Read more
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