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The Providence Journal
Kevin McNamara: Danny Ainge's plan for Celts finally comes into focus + Pollbut, more important, over the next five years. Ainge clearly wasn’t enamored at
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 minutes ago
but, more important, over the next five years. Ainge clearly wasn’t enamored at all with the roster Brad Stevens guided to the Eastern Conference finals last season. He’s chosen to blow up that group and bring back just Al Horford, Marcus Smart,... Read more
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SportingNews
Cavs sending Kyrie Irving to Celtics gives LeBron James big reason to staymore beloved in Cleveland, especially for leading what seems like an insurmount
SportingNews / Posted 30 minutes ago
more beloved in Cleveland, especially for leading what seems like an insurmountable fight against Golden State afterward. The Eastern Conference finals might feel like NBA Finals now, at least for a year. At the very least, it's much more enticing... Read more
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SportingNews
Celtics GM Danny Ainge: Isaiah Thomas' injury was 'significant concern'who averaged 28.9 points and 5.9 assists last season, re-aggravated a right hip
SportingNews / Posted 30 minutes ago
who averaged 28.9 points and 5.9 assists last season, re-aggravated a right hip injury and was forced out of the Eastern Conference Finals in May, but claimed earlier this month he has gotten back in the gym and expects to be ready... Read more
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SportingNews
'NBA 2K18' adds 16 new classic teams, including a few fan favoritesteams who will be in the game... 1996-97 Miami Heat The No. 2 seed in the Eas
SportingNews / Posted an hour ago
teams who will be in the game... 1996-97 Miami Heat The No. 2 seed in the East with a 61-21 regular season record fell in the Eastern Conference Finals in five games to the Bulls. Pat Riley coached a roster which included Tim Hardaway, Alonzo... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Who won the latest blockbuster NBA trade: Cleveland Cavaliers or Boston Celtics?requesting a trade a month ago, Kyrie Irving was dealt to the Boston Celtics --
Staten Island Advance / Posted an hour ago
requesting a trade a month ago, Kyrie Irving was dealt to the Boston Celtics -- a team that reached the Eastern Conference Finals last season without nearly as much star power. In return, the Cavaliers received more pieces... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Kevin McNamara: Danny Ainge's plan for Celts finally comes into focusbut, more important, over the next five years. Ainge clearly wasn’t enamored at
The Providence Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
but, more important, over the next five years. Ainge clearly wasn’t enamored at all with the roster Brad Stevens guided to the Eastern Conference finals last season. He’s chosen to blow up that group and bring back just Al Horford, Marcus Smart,... Read more
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give me sport
Kyrie Irving's immediate reaction to Celtics trade is very tellingas the No. 1 seed last season. The reason, it appears, is simple: Big goals nee
give me sport / Posted 3 hours ago
as the No. 1 seed last season. The reason, it appears, is simple: Big goals need big stars. The Celtics made a run to the Eastern Conference Finals with their Isaiah Thomas-led core, but it didn't appear to be enough. The Celtics overhauled... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kyrie Irving to Wear No. 11 with Celtics After Trade from Cavaliersnow has just four holdovers on its roster from a team that earned the No. 1 see
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 hours ago
now has just four holdovers on its roster from a team that earned the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference and reached the Eastern Conference Finals last season. The Celtics and Cavaliers still appear to be the conference's best teams, which... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cavs trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and he might not be ready... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Cavs trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and he might not be ready... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Cavs trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and he might not be ready... Read more
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SportingNews
Celtics saved Cavs, sank themselves with terrible trade for Kyrie Irvingyear. You've given away fan favorites who saw their careers blossom in green, p
SportingNews / Posted 4 hours ago
year. You've given away fan favorites who saw their careers blossom in green, players who embodied the gritty ethos of a team that reached the Eastern Conference finals. And now you have a stronger opponent to face when — if — you get back... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bombshell Celtics trade move for Kyrieis coming off his best season with the Celtics, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 a
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
is coming off his best season with the Celtics, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 assists per game, leading his team to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cavaliers. The hobbled Celtics lost that series in five games. Irving, who... Read more
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Boston Herald
Trading Isaiah Thomas difficult decision for Danny Ainge, Celticsseries against Chicago, and didn’t miss a postseason game until a torn labrum i
Boston Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
series against Chicago, and didn’t miss a postseason game until a torn labrum in his right hip finally forced him out of the Eastern Conference finals. Concern about Thomas’ hip and advancing age — he turns 29 in February — figured into the... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cavaliers trade Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Crowder, Zizic, first-round pickexpires next June. He reportedly is looking for a max contract. “I think (Thom
The Morning Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
expires next June. He reportedly is looking for a max contract. “I think (Thomas) is very special,” James said during the Eastern Conference finals. “He’s a special guy, special talent, unique talent.” Irving averaged 25.2 points and 5.8... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Cavaliers-Celtics blockbuster provides NBA fans with even more funtwilight of his career may have been dashed. But in the meantime, what enterta
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 14 hours ago
twilight of his career may have been dashed. But in the meantime, what entertainment. If you watched the Celtics’ run to the Eastern Conference Finals – where they were decimated by the Cavs with Irving – and took note of Thomas’ inspirational... Read more
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The News-Herald
Cavaliers trade Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Crowder, Zizic, first-round pickexpires next June. He reportedly is looking for a max contract. “I think (Thom
The News-Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
expires next June. He reportedly is looking for a max contract. “I think (Thomas) is very special,” James said during the Eastern Conference finals. “He’s a special guy, special talent, unique talent.” Irving averaged 25.2 points and 5.8... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cavs, Celtics Both Come Out Winners in Kyrie Irving Blockbuster NBA Tradeis just 5'9" and 185 pounds, and he's recovering from a hip injury that sidelin
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 hours ago
is just 5'9" and 185 pounds, and he's recovering from a hip injury that sidelined him throughout the last three games of the Eastern Conference Finals this past season. According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman, that hip issue played into Boston's... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Cavs reportedly trade G Irving to Celtics for G Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference Finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and might not be ready for... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Report: Cavaliers trade Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Crowder, Zizic, first-round pickfirst-round draft pick of the Nets, which is owned by the Celtics. “I think (T
The Morning Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
first-round draft pick of the Nets, which is owned by the Celtics. “I think (Thomas) is very special,” James said during the Eastern Conference finals. “He’s a special guy, special talent, unique talent.” Irving reportedly asked the Cavaliers to... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving traded to Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas in blockbluster dealbest teams in the Eastern Conference essentially trading point guards. The Cav
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
best teams in the Eastern Conference essentially trading point guards. The Cavaliers ousted the Celtics in five games in the Eastern Conference Finals, though Thomas missed the final three games because of a hip injury. Thomas was selected to... Read more
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The Age
Cavaliers trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics for package including Isaiah Thomas: reportof his contract and become a free agent next summer. The top-seeded Celtics we
The Age / Posted 17 hours ago
of his contract and become a free agent next summer. The top-seeded Celtics were eliminated by the Cavs in five games in the Eastern Conference finals last season and lost in the first round of the playoffs the previous two years to the Atlanta... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cavaliers trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics for package including Isaiah Thomas: reportof his contract and become a free agent next summer. The top-seeded Celtics we
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
of his contract and become a free agent next summer. The top-seeded Celtics were eliminated by the Cavs in five games in the Eastern Conference finals last season and lost in the first round of the playoffs the previous two years to the Atlanta... Read more
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The News-Herald
Report: Cavaliers trade Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Crowder, Zizic, first-round pickfirst-round draft pick of the Nets, which is owned by the Celtics. “I think (T
The News-Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
first-round draft pick of the Nets, which is owned by the Celtics. “I think (Thomas) is very special,” James said during the Eastern Conference finals. “He’s a special guy, special talent, unique talent.” Irving reportedly asked the Cavaliers to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Cleveland Cavs trading Kyrie Irving to Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, othersbest teams in the Eastern Conference essentially trading point guards. The Cav
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 hours ago
best teams in the Eastern Conference essentially trading point guards. The Cavaliers ousted the Celtics in five games in the Eastern Conference Finals, though Thomas missed the final three games because of a hip injury. Thomas was selected to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Sources: Cavaliers send Kyrie Irving to Celtics28.9 points and 5.9 assists over 33.8 minutes per game during the regular seaso
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 hours ago
28.9 points and 5.9 assists over 33.8 minutes per game during the regular season. Thomas missed the final three games of the Eastern Conference finals with the hip injury and opted not to have surgery. Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Monday that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Cavs reportedly trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference Finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and might not be ready for... Read more
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Boston Herald
Celtics acquire Kyrie Irving in deal for Isaiah Thomasis also recovering from a hip injury that has bothered him since adolescence, a
Boston Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
is also recovering from a hip injury that has bothered him since adolescence, and forced him to miss the last two games of the Eastern Conference Finals against Cleveland in May. The injury required significant down time this summer. Though Thomas... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Cavs reportedly trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
Reuters Sports News / Posted 18 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference Finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and might not be ready for... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Twitter Explodes as Kyrie Irving Is Traded to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Morewith Irving following a summer full of rumors will likely motivate him even mor
Bleacher Report / Posted 18 hours ago
with Irving following a summer full of rumors will likely motivate him even more if the Cavaliers clash with the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals again: Kyrie to BOS for IT, Crowder, etc., is LeBron saying, "I can beat you with my guys and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Cleveland Cavs trading Kyrie Irving to Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, othersbest teams in the Eastern Conference essentially trading point guards. The Cav
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
best teams in the Eastern Conference essentially trading point guards. The Cavaliers ousted the Celtics in five games in the Eastern Conference Finals, though Thomas missed the final three games because of a hip injury. Thomas was selected to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Dub Nation worried? Cavaliers trade Kyrie Irving for Isaiah Thomaslast two seasons and how, in last year’s playoffs, he averaged 12.0 points and
The Mercury News / Posted 19 hours ago
last two seasons and how, in last year’s playoffs, he averaged 12.0 points and 5.3 rebounds while helping the Celtics to the Eastern Conference finals. He was actually drafted by the Cavaliers in 2012 before being traded to the Mavericks. Zizic... Read more
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dna
Cavs reportedly trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas, other assetsfirst in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was b
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern Conference Finals. Thomas missed the last three games of the series with a hip injury, and might not be ready for... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kyrie Irving Reportedly Traded to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Morea hot hand, he's nearly unstoppable, which the Boston Celtics learned the hard
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 hours ago
a hot hand, he's nearly unstoppable, which the Boston Celtics learned the hard way when he scored 42 points in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Watching Irving can undoubtedly be frustrating at times nonetheless. Offensively, Irving can... Read more
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Perth Now
Bombshell Celtics trade move for Kyrieis coming off his best season with the Celtics, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 a
Perth Now / Posted 19 hours ago
is coming off his best season with the Celtics, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 assists per game, leading his team to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cavaliers. The hobbled Celtics lost that series in five games. Irving, who... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bombshell Celtics trade move for Kyrieis coming off his best season with the Celtics, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 a
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 hours ago
is coming off his best season with the Celtics, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 assists per game, leading his team to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cavaliers. The hobbled Celtics lost that series in five games. Irving, who... Read more
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give me sport
Brad Stevens provides update on Isaiah Thomas’ hip injuryadded 5.9 assists per contest as the Celtics’ floor general. But, Thomas’ seas
give me sport / Posted yesterday
added 5.9 assists per contest as the Celtics’ floor general. But, Thomas’ season came to a screeching halt in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers when he re-aggravated a labral tear in his right hip that he... Read more
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give me sport
Look: LeBron James shows off new Cavs uniform and sends a warning to rivalsand rich heritage.” The Ohio-based franchise will be kicking off their NBA reg
give me sport / Posted 5 days ago
and rich heritage.” The Ohio-based franchise will be kicking off their NBA regular season campaign with a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics on 17 October. Despite LeBron's positive frame of mind, the team... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Celts' rookies Nader, Yabusele finally ready to compete for playing timein the coming weeks with only six of the up to 20 training camp players on the
The Providence Journal / Posted 5 days ago
in the coming weeks with only six of the up to 20 training camp players on the roster back from the team that played in the Eastern Conference finals three months ago. “That kind of makes it fun,” Nader said. “There are a lot of new... Read more
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give me sport
Richard Jefferson absolutely destroys Deron Williams on his podcast20.3 minutes per game behind Kyrie Irving. However, he made even less of an imp
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
20.3 minutes per game behind Kyrie Irving. However, he made even less of an impact late in the team’s playoff run. In the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics, Williams put up a paltry 4.4 points and 2.2 dimes over 14.6 minutes... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
As Brown bows out, Scalabrine steps upwere represented. Jaylen Brown of the Boston Celtics drives to the basket agai
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 days ago
were represented. Jaylen Brown of the Boston Celtics drives to the basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2017 NBA Playoffs on May 25, 2017 at the TD Garden in Boston (Photo: Brian... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NBA schedule includes old faces returning to former homesrunners-up, the Cleveland Cavaliers, will start the season on the same day at h
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
runners-up, the Cleveland Cavaliers, will start the season on the same day at home against the Celtics in a rematch of the Eastern Conference finals. Here are a few other notable matchups: Three-time All-Star center DeMarcus will join the New... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
As Brown bows out, Scalabrine steps upwere represented. Jaylen Brown of the Boston Celtics drives to the basket agai
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
were represented. Jaylen Brown of the Boston Celtics drives to the basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2017 NBA Playoffs on May 25, 2017 at the TD Garden in Boston (Photo: Brian... Read more
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Rappler
NBA releases 2017-18 games, eases schedule for weary starsand the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season's finals, ta
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
and the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season's finals, taking on the Boston Celtics in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals. The NBA had already revealed its 5 Christmas Day contests, which include a Warriors-Cavaliers... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Historic firsts in player-friendly NBA scheduleand the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, ta
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
and the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, taking on the Boston Celtics in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals. The NBA had already revealed its five Christmas Day contests, which include a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NBA eases schedule for weary starsand the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, ta
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
and the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, taking on the Boston Celtics in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals. The NBA had already revealed its five Christmas Day contests, which include a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Historic firsts in player-friendly NBA scheduleand the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, ta
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
and the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, taking on the Boston Celtics in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals. The NBA had already revealed its five Christmas Day contests, which include a... Read more
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News.com.au
Historic firsts in player-friendly NBA scheduleand the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, ta
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
and the Cleveland Cavaliers, bested by the Warriors in last season’s finals, taking on the Boston Celtics in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals. The NBA had already revealed its five Christmas Day contests, which include a... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Kings honour their besta respectable 9-10-1 record, before meeting their match against the Akwesasne I
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 days ago
a respectable 9-10-1 record, before meeting their match against the Akwesasne Indians in the playoffs. Akwesasne made it to the Eastern Conference finals before losing to the Clarington Green Gaels. In the league title series, Orangeville defeated... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wizards' 2017-18 schedule is out. Here are eight games worth watching.WASHINGTON - After a season in which the Washington Wizards fell just short of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON - After a season in which the Washington Wizards fell just short of the Eastern Conference finals, they'll tip off their 40th season since last winning the NBA Finals earlier than usual, at newly renamed Capital One Arena, play both of... Read more
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