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give me sport
No one should be sleeping on the 2017-18 Toronto Raptorsis looking streamlined, tatted-up Lucas (Nogueira) has more face tats than any
give me sport / Posted yesterday
is looking streamlined, tatted-up Lucas (Nogueira) has more face tats than any rapper I know. "It's crazy. We're going to the Eastern Conference finals, boys. That's all I got to say." Sure enough, Drake's prediction came true, as the Raptors won... Read more
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Boston Herald
Celtics heat up in time to drop Sixers for first winon his face. So that’s always a great feeling. We’re accustomed to winning here
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
on his face. So that’s always a great feeling. We’re accustomed to winning here. It’s Boston,” said Larkin. “We’ve been in the Eastern Conference finals for years. And we expect to win every time we step on the court regardless of who’s out there.... Read more
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The Christian Post
'NBA 2K18' Simulation Predicts This Season's NBA Champions, Individual Winnersto face LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The two teams were predicted
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
to face LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The two teams were predicted to battle it out in seven grueling games in the Eastern Conference Finals. Meanwhile, the simulation also had Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook winning the MVP... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Nike Reportedly Investigating Why LeBron James' Jersey Tore vs. Celticsline in the 102-99 win. He scored 29 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and dished out
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
line in the 102-99 win. He scored 29 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and dished out nine assists while playing 41 minutes in the Eastern Conference Finals rematch. The contest itself featured plenty of storylines, considering Kyrie Irving is now on... Read more
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The Washington Times
John Wall, Wizards unaffected by NBA offseason movestheir goals remain unmoved by the movement. “Basically kind of the same as las
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
their goals remain unmoved by the movement. “Basically kind of the same as last year: Try to get over 50 wins, get to the Eastern Conference finals, give ourselves a chance to make it to the finals,” John Wall said. “That’s a legacy that... Read more
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SportingNews
Gordon Hayward's absence means Kyrie Irving must become much more than 'The Kid'at Quicken Loans Arena and took any real meaning away from the season opener be
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
at Quicken Loans Arena and took any real meaning away from the season opener between the heavy favorites to meet again in the Eastern Conference finals in 2018. This was no longer about Irving — even if the Cleveland fans booed him non-stop... Read more
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SportingNews
Kyrie Irving, Celtics face big question without Gordon Hayward: What now?team around that, and it's clear with Irving and Brown — who combined for 47 po
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
team around that, and it's clear with Irving and Brown — who combined for 47 points — Boston has the talent to get back to the Eastern Conference finals. Cleveland, however, remains the standard. The Cavs showed that again with a new supporting... Read more
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The Recorder Online
NHL Season Previewthey have one of the deepest teams in the NHL. If they can keep Stamkos on the
The Recorder Online / Posted 5 days ago
they have one of the deepest teams in the NHL. If they can keep Stamkos on the ice, Tampa will give Pittsburgh a test in the Eastern Conference Finals. But a dark horse out of the East is definitely the Toronto Maple Leafs. With a plethora of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
TNT had a funny snafu when Kyrie Irving scored the first basket of the NBA seasonthe highly anticipated matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston C
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
the highly anticipated matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics. Not only is the game a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals and a matchup between the two favorites again this season, it also marked the return of Kyrie... Read more
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Connecticut Post
TNT had a funny snafu when Kyrie Irving scored the first basket of the NBA seasonthe highly anticipated matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston C
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
the highly anticipated matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics. Not only is the game a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals and a matchup between the two favorites again this season, it also marked the return of Kyrie... Read more
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NBC Washington
Wizards Preview: Porter Signed, Sealed, Delivers?on last season’s four seed. Get 55 and perhaps the Wizards host at least two ro
NBC Washington / Posted 5 days ago
on last season’s four seed. Get 55 and perhaps the Wizards host at least two rounds of the postseason and maybe even the Eastern Conference Finals. For that to happen, they need good health, standard improvements from their main players and a... Read more
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New York Post
Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome injury in Celtics debutthe Cavaliers. The Celtics announced he has a fractured left ankle. Warning: G
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
the Cavaliers. The Celtics announced he has a fractured left ankle. Warning: Graphic content This game is a rematch of the Eastern Conference finals, and the hype was amplified because the two teams made a blockbuster trade in the offseason.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Kelly Olynyk fits in quickly with Miami Heat's returning coreformer Gonzaga standout averaged nine points and 4.8 rebounds per game last sea
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
former Gonzaga standout averaged nine points and 4.8 rebounds per game last season for the Celtics, helping them reach the Eastern Conference finals. Playing mainly off the bench with the second unit during the exhibition season, Olynyk... Read more
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express
Celtics vs Cavaliers LIVE stream: How to watch NBA opening night online and on TVCavaliers. The subplot involving Kyrie Irving’s return to Cleveland adds that
express / Posted 5 days ago
Cavaliers. The subplot involving Kyrie Irving’s return to Cleveland adds that little bit of extra spice to this repeat of the Eastern Conference Finals. This is an almost completely new look Boston side with only Marcus Smart, Al Horford, Jayden... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
LeBron James will start in Cavaliers home openerJames did not speak with the media, but Dwyane Wade did. He said the Cavaliers
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 5 days ago
James did not speak with the media, but Dwyane Wade did. He said the Cavaliers would be prepared for either scenario. Tipoff of the Eastern Conference Finals rematch is at 8 p.m. at Quicken Loans Arena. More stories on the Cleveland Cavaliers... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Top 10 Questions Heading Into The 2017-18 NBA Seasonand then trading for Kyrie Irving when he expressed an interest in leaving Clev
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
and then trading for Kyrie Irving when he expressed an interest in leaving Cleveland. Boston was demolished by the Cavs in the Eastern Conference Finals last year and, in theory, these additions will help the Celtics overcome the roadblock that is... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penguins Passport offers fans chance to follow team for entire 2018-19 seasonPenguins right wing Bryan Rust (17) is tripped in the second period against the
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
Penguins right wing Bryan Rust (17) is tripped in the second period against the Washington Capitals during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals at PPG Paints Arena on May 1, 2017. A Penguins fan has the chance to travel the country on the... Read more
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CBS Denver
Top 10 Questions Heading Into The 2017-18 NBA Seasonand then trading for Kyrie Irving when he expressed an interest in leaving Clev
CBS Denver / Posted 6 days ago
and then trading for Kyrie Irving when he expressed an interest in leaving Cleveland. Boston was demolished by the Cavs in the Eastern Conference Finals last year and, in theory, these additions will help the Celtics overcome the roadblock that is... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Top 10 Questions Heading Into The 2017-18 NBA Seasonand then trading for Kyrie Irving when he expressed an interest in leaving Clev
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
and then trading for Kyrie Irving when he expressed an interest in leaving Cleveland. Boston was demolished by the Cavs in the Eastern Conference Finals last year and, in theory, these additions will help the Celtics overcome the roadblock that is... Read more
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TSN
TSN.ca's Southeast preview: How far can Wall, Beal take the Wiz?Tim Frazier is a nice low-key addition at point for when Wall needs a rest. In
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
Tim Frazier is a nice low-key addition at point for when Wall needs a rest. In a best-case scenario, the Wiz reach the Eastern Conference Finals where all bets are off. If the bottom falls out, it’s because one of Wall or Beal goes down and... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Celtics Play Season Opener Against Cavsname a few. And this is coming off a season where the Celtics were the top seed
NBC Connecticut / Posted 6 days ago
name a few. And this is coming off a season where the Celtics were the top seed in the east. But when you get blown out in the eastern conference finals, Danny Ainge wanted to get better. Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward… come on down. Is this... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For NBA stars, it’s personaland Cleveland meet in the season’s opening game tonight many may call it a riva
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and Cleveland meet in the season’s opening game tonight many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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give me sport
JR Smith downplays Celtics in advance of season openerKevin Love had a starkly-different answer. "Boston has been a team that's cont
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
Kevin Love had a starkly-different answer. "Boston has been a team that's continued to get better and they were there in the Eastern Conference finals last year against us,” he said. "I don't know if 'rival' is the right word, but they're right... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LeBron vs Kyrie the latest entry in NBA rivalriesopening game Tuesday night (Wednesday Manila time), many may call it a rivalry
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
opening game Tuesday night (Wednesday Manila time), many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving has look of a rivalrymeet in the season’s opening game Tuesday night, many might call it a rivalry g
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
meet in the season’s opening game Tuesday night, many might call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavaliers and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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Boston Herald
J.R. Smith doesn’t feel Celtics are a threat to Cavaliersnight’s season opener with the Celts. “You know, Boston has been a team that’s
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
night’s season opener with the Celts. “You know, Boston has been a team that’s continued to get better, and they were in the Eastern Conference finals last year against us. “So, yeah, I don’t know if rival is the right word, but they are right... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
SEEING GREEN: How well do you know your Boston Celtics?After making it to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016, Boston Celtics boss D
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
After making it to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016, Boston Celtics boss Danny Ainge blew up his roster, keeping just four players from the team that had the best record in the East. As the Celtics prepare to open their season with a rematch... Read more
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The Morning Journal
LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving the latest entry in NBA rivalriesCleveland meet in the season’s opening game Tuesday night many may call it a ri
The Morning Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Cleveland meet in the season’s opening game Tuesday night many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
SEEING GREEN: How well do you know your Boston Celtics?After making it to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016, Boston Celtics boss D
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
After making it to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016, Boston Celtics boss Danny Ainge blew up his roster, keeping just four players from the team that had the best record in the East. As the Celtics prepare to open their season with a rematch... Read more
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The News-Herald
LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving the latest entry in NBA rivalriesCleveland meet in the season’s opening game Tuesday night many may call it a ri
The News-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Cleveland meet in the season’s opening game Tuesday night many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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The Herald News
SEEING GREEN: How well do you know your Boston Celtics?After making it to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016, Boston Celtics boss D
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
After making it to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016, Boston Celtics boss Danny Ainge blew up his roster, keeping just four players from the team that had the best record in the East. As the Celtics prepare to open their season with a rematch... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
2017-18 NBA Season Preview - Eastern Conferenceseason action. The Eastern Conference schedule opens up with a bang as the Cava
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
season action. The Eastern Conference schedule opens up with a bang as the Cavaliers and Celtics meet in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals, and a completely remade Celtics team featuring Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. Credit: Brian... Read more
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CBS Denver
2017-18 NBA Season Preview - Eastern Conferenceseason action. The Eastern Conference schedule opens up with a bang as the Cava
CBS Denver / Posted 6 days ago
season action. The Eastern Conference schedule opens up with a bang as the Cavaliers and Celtics meet in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals, and a completely remade Celtics team featuring Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. Credit: Brian... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
2017-18 NBA Season Preview - Eastern Conferenceseason action. The Eastern Conference schedule opens up with a bang as the Cava
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
season action. The Eastern Conference schedule opens up with a bang as the Cavaliers and Celtics meet in a rematch of the Eastern Conference Finals, and a completely remade Celtics team featuring Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. Credit: Brian... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
LeBron vs. Kyrie the latest entry in NBA rivalriesCleveland meet in the season's opening game Tuesday night many may call it a ri
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Cleveland meet in the season's opening game Tuesday night many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
LeBron vs. Kyrie the latest entry in NBA rivalriesCleveland meet in the season's opening game Tuesday night many may call it a ri
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Cleveland meet in the season's opening game Tuesday night many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
LeBron vs. Kyrie the latest entry in NBA rivalriesCleveland meet in the season's opening game Tuesday night many may call it a ri
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Cleveland meet in the season's opening game Tuesday night many may call it a rivalry game — not because the teams played in the Eastern Conference finals last spring but because James is still with the Cavs and Irving is now leading the... Read more
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SportingNews
Why your favorite team won't win the 2018 NBA championshipunless they refer to him as "Kyriestotle" or "The Artist Formerly Known as Uncl
SportingNews / Posted 7 days ago
unless they refer to him as "Kyriestotle" or "The Artist Formerly Known as Uncle Drew." In the closing minutes of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, Irving dribbles out the clock on multiple possessions as Gordon Hayward and Al Horford call... Read more
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give me sport
Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum reveals an unusual way he's preparing to face LeBron Jamesthat defending King James is almost an impossible task. Jaylen Brown took on t
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
that defending King James is almost an impossible task. Jaylen Brown took on the responsibility last season in the Eastern Conference Finals and was no match for the four-time MVP. Tatum can certainly lean on his teammate to find out... Read more
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SportingNews
NBA Eastern Conference preview: Can Celtics' bold moves unseat Cavs?offseason to try and usurp the Cavs. Boston is set up better in the long run wi
SportingNews / Posted 7 days ago
offseason to try and usurp the Cavs. Boston is set up better in the long run with Irving, Jayson Tatum, Marcus Smart and Jaylen Brown on the roster, but Cleveland will earn the No. 1 seed and defeat Boston in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Fi... Read more
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TSN
Karlsson expected to return to Sens' lineupall 19 of the Senators' playoff games last season despite dealing with a foot i
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
all 19 of the Senators' playoff games last season despite dealing with a foot injury, leading the team on a magical run to the Eastern Conference Finals where they lost in seven games to the Pittsburgh Penguins. The 27-year-old has 456 points in... Read more
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The News-Herald
Deeper bench will make Cavaliers 2018 championsso helps the Cavs win, but it will still be an adjustment. Thomas, rehabbing f
The News-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
so helps the Cavs win, but it will still be an adjustment. Thomas, rehabbing from a hip injury that sidelined him during the Eastern Conference finals in May when he was with the Celtics, is expected to return in late December. Finding a niche... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Deeper bench will make Cavaliers 2018 championsso helps the Cavs win, but it will still be an adjustment. Thomas, rehabbing f
The Morning Journal / Posted 7 days ago
so helps the Cavs win, but it will still be an adjustment. Thomas, rehabbing from a hip injury that sidelined him during the Eastern Conference finals in May when he was with the Celtics, is expected to return in late December. Finding a niche... Read more
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The Christian Post
NBA Trade Rumors 2017: Milwaukee Bucks Eyeing Richard JeffersonThompson (1) defends against Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson (24)
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
Thompson (1) defends against Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson (24) during the fourth quarter of game five of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena, May 25, 2016. If Jefferson were to be signed onto... Read more
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The Morning Call
After latest playoff flop, Nats must decide Baker's futureThe Capitals were the most recent club to get that far, losing in the 1998 Stan
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
The Capitals were the most recent club to get that far, losing in the 1998 Stanley Cup Final. The Wizards were last in the Eastern Conference finals in the 1978-79 season. The Redskins haven't been to the NFC title game since the 1991... Read more
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TSN
After playoff flop, Nats must decide Baker's futureThe Capitals were the most recent club to get that far, losing in the 1998 Stan
TSN / Posted 9 days ago
The Capitals were the most recent club to get that far, losing in the 1998 Stanley Cup Final. The Wizards were last in the Eastern Conference finals in the 1978-79 season. The Redskins haven't been to the NFC title game since the 1991... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kyrie Irving on opening night showdown vs. Cavs: ‘There’s no pressure at all’fans are already gearing up for the exciting match-ups in store. But perhaps t
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
fans are already gearing up for the exciting match-ups in store. But perhaps the brightest spotlight is saved for the Eastern Conference Finals rematch between the Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers, who both will pit former... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penguins notebook: ‘Warrior’ Chris Kunitz faces ex-teammates as member of Lightningthe Pittsburgh colors, so I think we got that out of the way early.'' Kunitz,
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
the Pittsburgh colors, so I think we got that out of the way early.'' Kunitz, who scored the overtime winner in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals against Ottawa last season, left a mark on the organization and in the locker room. “He's a... Read more
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Philly.com
A look back at Wilt Chamberlain on the anniversary of his deathby such stars as Hal Greer, Luke Jackson, Chet Walker, Wali Jones, and a young
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
by such stars as Hal Greer, Luke Jackson, Chet Walker, Wali Jones, and a young Cunningham – defeated the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals and went on to win an NBA title. Chamberlain captured his second and last championship in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Thunder add reinforcements for MVP Westbrookto score, but he will do what is needed to fit in with coach Billy Donovan’s sy
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
to score, but he will do what is needed to fit in with coach Billy Donovan’s system. George led the Indiana Pacers to the Eastern Conference finals in 2013 and 2014. He missed most of the 2014-2015 season after breaking his leg, then the... Read more
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