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The Mercury News
5 things we learned from the Warriors’ opening night loss to the Rocketsabout — Young can be a surprisingly good on-ball defender when he commits himse
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
about — Young can be a surprisingly good on-ball defender when he commits himself to that side of the court (think J.R. Smith) — but his team defense has always been a question mark, and he clearly isn’t up to speed with this team on either... Read more
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Miami New Times
Five Reasons Why The Heat Can Reach The NBA Finals This Seasonto your locker room, because it would do amazeballs things to your team on the
Miami New Times / Posted 9 hours ago
to your locker room, because it would do amazeballs things to your team on the court. Winning cures all. Now, not so much. J.R. Smith and Tristan Thompson have made it clear they are not happy about being the pieces that were shuffled to the bench... Read more
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Miami New Times
Five Reasons Why The Heat Can Reach The NBA Finals This Seasonto your locker room, because it would do amazeballs things to your team on the
Miami New Times / Posted 9 hours ago
to your locker room, because it would do amazeballs things to your team on the court. Winning cures all. Now, not so much. J.R. Smith and Tristan Thompson have made it clear they are not happy about being the pieces that were shuffled to the bench... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Buccaneers WR Mike Evans previews 2017-18 NBA season, predicts Warriors will be dethronedfavorite players? Dwyane Wade, Cleveland Cavaliers: The 12-time All-Star will
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
favorite players? Dwyane Wade, Cleveland Cavaliers: The 12-time All-Star will begin the season as a starter, sending J.R. Smith, the team's incumbent shooting guard, to the bench. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers: Looking to make his eighth... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Horrific injury changes entire NBA seasonNBA 2017 Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics | Gordon Hayward injury | Daily
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
NBA 2017 Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics | Gordon Hayward injury | Daily Telegraph Invalid postcode. Sorry we couldn't find a match for that, please try again Breaking News Entertainmentnav_small_right Miranda Devine Piers Akerman Game of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Return of the King: LeBron fit to face CelticsCavs coach Tyronn Lue said the superstar feels “pretty good” and his minutes wi
Herald Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said the superstar feels “pretty good” and his minutes will not be restricted. BASKETBALL: J.R. Smith says that his team mate LeBron James will play in their NBA opener against the Celtics. “He’s going to be tired... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Return of the King: LeBron fit to face CelticsLeBron had recovered to face Irving, who left the Cavs in the off-season after
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
LeBron had recovered to face Irving, who left the Cavs in the off-season after six years in Cleveland. BASKETBALL: J.R. Smith says that his team mate LeBron James will play in their NBA opener against the Celtics. The four-time MVP, who... Read more
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News.com.au
Return of the King: LeBron fit to face CelticsLeBron had recovered to face Irving, who left the Cavs in the off-season after
News.com.au / Posted 23 hours ago
LeBron had recovered to face Irving, who left the Cavs in the off-season after six years in Cleveland. BASKETBALL: J.R. Smith says that his team mate LeBron James will play in their NBA opener against the Celtics. The four-time MVP, who... Read more
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Boston Herald
Starting nod puts spotlight on Celtics rookie Jayson Tatumsee how that all works itself out, but they've complemented each other well so
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
see how that all works itself out, but they've complemented each other well so far. Those guys are going to be hard to match up with whether you start them and they guard those guys or if they guard (Kyle) Korver or (J.R.) Smith off t... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in Cavs’ openerwe also have to be ready if he’s not. That’s how we have to be.” Coach Tyronn
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
we also have to be ready if he’s not. That’s how we have to be.” Coach Tyronn Lue said Monday that if James doesn’t start, J.R. Smith will take his place. It’s hard to imagine James missing the chance to play against Irving, who demanded to be... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Cavaliers and Celtics Tip-Off NBA Seasonmorning. James has not missed a season opener in his 14-year career, and it is
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted yesterday
morning. James has not missed a season opener in his 14-year career, and it is hard to imagine he would miss this one. J.R. Smith thinks so too: J.R. Smith on LeBron James vs BOS: "Oh, he's going to go. He's going to go. I don't care what he's... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in openerwe also have to be ready if he’s not. That’s how we have to be.” Coach Tyronn
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
we also have to be ready if he’s not. That’s how we have to be.” Coach Tyronn Lue said Monday that if James doesn’t start, J.R. Smith will take his place. It’s hard to imagine James missing the chance to play against Irving, who demanded to be... Read more
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KTVN Reno
LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in Cavs' openerwe also have to be ready if he's not. That's how we have to be." Coach Tyronn
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
we also have to be ready if he's not. That's how we have to be." Coach Tyronn Lue said Monday that if James doesn't start, J.R. Smith will take his place. It's hard to imagine James missing the chance to play against Irving, who demanded to be... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in Cavs' openerwe also have to be ready if he's not. That's how we have to be." Coach Tyronn
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
we also have to be ready if he's not. That's how we have to be." Coach Tyronn Lue said Monday that if James doesn't start, J.R. Smith will take his place. It's hard to imagine James missing the chance to play against Irving, who demanded to be... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cavaliers, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite
The Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it’s easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in Cavs' openerwe also have to be ready if he's not. That's how we have to be." Coach Tyronn
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
we also have to be ready if he's not. That's how we have to be." Coach Tyronn Lue said Monday that if James doesn't start, J.R. Smith will take his place. It's hard to imagine James missing the chance to play against Irving, who demanded to be... Read more
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The Christian Post
LeBron James Injury Update: The King Uncertain to Play at Opener vs. Boston Celtics Due to Hurt Anklehe might have tweaked it on that spin move, and that could have set him back a
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
he might have tweaked it on that spin move, and that could have set him back a little bit." On the other hand, teammate J.R. Smith is more positive that the King will play on Tuesday night. Smith told reporters after their Monday practice: "We... Read more
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The News-Herald
Cavaliers, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it’s easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Celtics’ Irving set for return to ‘rowdy’ Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do.” Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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The News-Herald
Kyrie Irving set for return to ‘rowdy’ Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do.” Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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TSN
TSN.ca's Central preview: Is this it for the Cavs?it would be foolish to bank on Wade playing a full season (he’s played more tha
TSN / Posted yesterday
it would be foolish to bank on Wade playing a full season (he’s played more than 70 games once in the last six years), so J.R. Smith, relegated to bench duty with Wade’s arrival, is likely to still get a lot of game time. With the acquisition of... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Kyrie Irving set for return to ‘rowdy’ Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
The Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do.” Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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SportingNews
NBA season preview 2017-18: Five key storylines entering the seasonoffseason. In replacing Irving, it added veteran guards Derrick Rose and Dwyane
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
offseason. In replacing Irving, it added veteran guards Derrick Rose and Dwyane Wade. Adding Wade then irritated J.R. Smith, for he lost his starting shooting guard spot. It appears the Cavs will start small, with Rose, Wade, LeBron... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Rude welcome: Irving set for return to 'rowdy' Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do." Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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Al.com
Whether NBA, NFL players kneel or not, sports protests are accomplishing Colin Kaepernick's goala tweet and claim as a personal victory. Will it happen? The Cavaliers say th
Al.com / Posted yesterday
a tweet and claim as a personal victory. Will it happen? The Cavaliers say they will not protest during the anthem. Guard J.R. Smith expressed his misgivings about the anthem to ESPN.com but said he'll stand with his teammates. As for other... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For NBA stars, it’s personalnow it’s just time to move on to some more NBA basketball, and a new uniform, a
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
now it’s just time to move on to some more NBA basketball, and a new uniform, and just be excited about that.” Cavs guard J.R. Smith might have added fuel to the rivalry — by suggesting there isn’t a rivalry. “There’s different people in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Irving braces for rude welcome in Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do." Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin title quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
LeBron's status for opener still unclearagainst Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn't
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
against Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn't sure if LeBron James was playing tonight. J.R. Smith knows. "Oh, he's gonna go," Smith said of his celebrated teammate. "He's gonna go, trust me that. I don't care... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Rude welcome: Irving set for return to 'rowdy' Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do." Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Rude welcome: Irving set for return to 'rowdy' Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do." Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Rude welcome: Irving set for return to 'rowdy' Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do." Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Rude welcome: Irving set for return to 'rowdy' Clevelandmade the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever the
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
made the right decisions. So whatever they decide to do, I embrace whatever they do." Like everyone with the Cavs, guard J.R. Smith was disappointed when Irving asked out. But he respects him for wanting to make it on his own. And as for... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warriors-Cavs rematch seems quite likelyin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it’s easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
James’ status uncertain for openeragainst Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn’t
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
against Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn’t sure if LeBron James was playing tonight. J.R. Smith knows. “Oh, he’s gonna go,” Smith said of his celebrated teammate. “He’s gonna go, trust me that. I don’t care... Read more
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TribLIVE
LeBron James’ Cavaliers, Steph Curry’s Warriors on collision course againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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The Christian Post
Cleveland Cavaliers Star LeBron James' Status for Season Opener Still Uncertain Due to Sprained Ankleleft ankle for a couple of weeks now and his status for the start of the season
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
left ankle for a couple of weeks now and his status for the start of the season remains unclear. If he is unavailable, J.R. Smith will likely get the start at small forward. However, Smith is confident that James will suit up for the Cavaliers... Read more
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News.com.au
Cavs’ spanner in works for Irving homecomingNBA: J.R Smith talks about the start of the NBA season. Will LeBron James be f
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
NBA: J.R Smith talks about the start of the NBA season. Will LeBron James be fit to face former teammate Kyrie Irving in his return to Cleveland as a Celtic?Source:Supplied OPENING night of the NBA’s 2017-18 season features the mouth-watering... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he’s still one of the game’s elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it’s easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LeBron’s status for opener vs. Celtics still unclearagainst Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn’t
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
against Boston with playoff-level hype, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue still wasn’t sure if LeBron James was playing Tuesday. J.R. Smith knows. “Oh, he’s gonna go,” Smith said of his celebrated teammate. “He’s gonna go, trust me that. I don’t care... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LeBron vs Kyrie the latest entry in NBA rivalriesnow it’s just time to move on to some more NBA basketball, and a new uniform, a
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
now it’s just time to move on to some more NBA basketball, and a new uniform, and just be excited about that.” Cavs guard J.R. Smith may have added fuel to the rivalry — by suggesting there isn’t a rivalry. “There’s different people in different... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cavs, Warriors gear up to begin championship quests againin former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
in former league MVP Rose, motivated to show he's still one of the game's elite guards, along with Thomas, Kevin Love, J.R. Smith, Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, Kyle Korver and Tristan Thompson, and it's easy to see why Cleveland seems to be on a... Read more
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Perth Now
LeBron-Kyrie grudge match under threatis going to need a lot more time together. There were few sparkling moments as
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
is going to need a lot more time together. There were few sparkling moments as the group was mostly out of sync. Lue said J.R. Smith will rejoin the starting line-up while James is out and guard Jose Calderon will enter the rotation. For now,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Who will be the (2nd) best team in the NBA?James. Last year’s 4-1 series was much closer than the score indicates. The Cav
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
James. Last year’s 4-1 series was much closer than the score indicates. The Cavs could and should have won Game 3 (up 6, J.R. Smith open for three with 2:33 left), and we saw their ultimate offensive potential in Game 4, scoring 137 points with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving has look of a rivalryit’s just time to move on to some more NBA basketball, and a new uniform, and j
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
it’s just time to move on to some more NBA basketball, and a new uniform, and just be excited about that.” Cleveland guard J.R. Smith might have added fuel to the rivalry — by suggesting there isn’t a rivalry. “There are different people in... Read more
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TSN
Parker, Bucks end extension talksCan Dennis Smith Jr. capture ROY? Top 10: NBA plays from last season J.R. Smi
TSN / Posted yesterday
Can Dennis Smith Jr. capture ROY? Top 10: NBA plays from last season J.R. Smith: LeBron will play tomorrow against Celtics Star-Crossed - By Bruce Arthur LeBron and D-Wade are one-of-a-kind Silver takes MJ's super team comments with 'a grain of... Read more
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