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CBS Sports
Chris Paul won't be a coach when his playing days are doneHe's like having a coach on the floor. That might be the highest compliment a p
Chris Paul won't be a coach when his playing days are done
CBS Sports / Posted 12 hours ago
He's like having a coach on the floor. That might be the highest compliment a point guard can have in terms of intelligence and leadership. Well, probably the highest compliment is "there's nothing we can do, he's destroying the planet," which is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
MRI exam on Bulls' Jimmy Butler confirms left knee strainThat didn't prevent an overriding sense of relief from coursing through the org
MRI exam on Bulls' Jimmy Butler confirms left knee strain
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
That didn't prevent an overriding sense of relief from coursing through the organization when an MRI confirmed Butler suffered a left knee strain in the second quarter of Friday's loss to the Nuggets. Team doctors will examine Butler on Sunday and a... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Foul Trouble Limits Amida Brimah, But UConn's Other Big Men Step UpBut the committee of big men the Huskies established during Brimah's long absen
Foul Trouble Limits Amida Brimah, But UConn's Other Big Men Step Up
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
But the committee of big men the Huskies established during Brimah's long absence was called back into session. "I don't want to play Amida 10 minutes," Ollie said, "so I need to get him a little bit better. He played 13 last time, 18 at UCF. I... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Bulls Fall to Timberwolves 112-105It didn't take long for Andrew Wiggins to show the Chicago Bulls just how badly
Bulls Fall to Timberwolves 112-105
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
It didn't take long for Andrew Wiggins to show the Chicago Bulls just how badly they're going to miss Jimmy Butler. With the All-Star and defensive stopper back at home thanks to an injured knee, Wiggins torched the rest of the Bulls' perimeter... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Timberwolves close out Bulls with 12-0 run to winThe game was tight the whole way and included 10 lead changes in the fourth qua
Timberwolves close out Bulls with 12-0 run to win
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The game was tight the whole way and included 10 lead changes in the fourth quarter before Bobby Portis's layup gave Chicago a 105-100 lead with under three minutes to play. The Wolves found another gear after that and closed out their first season... Read more
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News 8000
Timberwolves close out Bulls with 12-0 run to win 112-105MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It didn't take long for Andrew Wiggins to show the Chicago B
Timberwolves close out Bulls with 12-0 run to win 112-105
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It didn't take long for Andrew Wiggins to show the Chicago Bulls just how badly they're going to miss Jimmy Butler. With the All-Star and defensive stopper back at home thanks to an injured knee, Wiggins torched the rest of the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn Men 67, UCF 41: Brimah Makes Huskies Complete; Other Things LearnedBrimah played 18 minutes, with modest numbers, but his entry helped precipitate
UConn Men 67, UCF 41: Brimah Makes Huskies Complete; Other Things Learned
Hartford Courant / Posted 11 days ago
Brimah played 18 minutes, with modest numbers, but his entry helped precipitated a 17-0 run that broke the game open early. His presence matters on both ends of the court. Basketball, like all sports, tends to be over-analyzed, and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
topic conversation: Mario ElieThat shot came in Game 7 of the 1995 Western Conference semifinals between the
topic conversation: Mario Elie
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
That shot came in Game 7 of the 1995 Western Conference semifinals between the Houston Rockets and Phoenix Suns. With 20.4 seconds remaining, the Rockets had possession and then future Spur Robert Horry found Elie in the corner alone. He nailed a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
How DeRozan turned injury into career-best seasonLast season an injury cost DeMar DeRozan a chance at his second NBA all-star ap
How DeRozan turned injury into career-best season
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 24 days ago
Last season an injury cost DeMar DeRozan a chance at his second NBA all-star appearance. He went down awkwardly on the baseline against the Dallas Mavericks on Nov. 28, 2014, injured his groin and missed 22 games—an eternity for a workhorse who has... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Adams Comes Up Big In Start Against Houston"Just wanted to try something new," Ollie said. "Jalen gives us another dimensi
Adams Comes Up Big In Start Against Houston
Hartford Courant / Posted 26 days ago
"Just wanted to try something new," Ollie said. "Jalen gives us another dimension. I can get Sterling off the ball. Rodney [Purvis] is still going to play his minutes, I think he gives us a little more punch off the bench. Kentan had been playing... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn Men Notebook: Bench's Woes ContinueBut UConn was playing mid-major opponents then, and virtually any group of five
UConn Men Notebook: Bench's Woes Continue
Hartford Courant / Posted 29 days ago
But UConn was playing mid-major opponents then, and virtually any group of five he put out there was able to hold the fort. It hasn't been that way lately, even against American Athletic Conference opponents, when that kind of experienced depth... Read more
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ESPN
Lowe: Looking to Leap in TorontoThe Toronto Raptors fit the profile of a team that should be going for it all r
Lowe: Looking to Leap in Toronto
ESPN / Posted a month ago
The Toronto Raptors fit the profile of a team that should be going for it all right now. They have two likely All-Stars in their primes, and they just opened the vault in free agency for a perfect positional fit who turns 30 this summer. And after... Read more
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ESPN
Calipari's Nets tie might not be enoughFor weeks before the ax fell on Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King and co
Calipari's Nets tie might not be enough
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
For weeks before the ax fell on Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King and coach Lionel Hollins, there had been positioning and posturing going on behind the scenes as replacement scenarios lined up. Quietly, members of owner Mikhail Prokhorov's... Read more
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