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November 03, 2018 - 10:46 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Victor Oladipo connected on a 3-pointer with 3.4 seconds remaining, lifting the Indiana Pacers to a 102-101 victory over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night. Oladipo finished with 24 points and 12 rebounds. Tyreke Evans added 17 points for the Pacers, who shot 41 percent (36...
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October 20, 2018 - 11:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jayson Tatum had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics withstood his careless foul with 1.9 seconds left to beat the New York Knicks 103-101 on Saturday night. Tatum had just given the Celtics a three-point lead with two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and the Knicks...
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October 02, 2018 - 12:56 pm
The NBA preseason is underway, with the regular season beginning on October 16. In the last few years the league has found a way to make the events leading up to the actual games themselves nearly as entertaining and dramatic as the actual contests (after all, we know who the overwhelming favorite...
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July 03, 2018 - 1:42 pm
There was far less fanfare than the Decision, and no long story to go along with the Return. A simple press release Sunday night announced LeBron James’ would head to the west coast and join the Los Angeles Lakers on a four-year, $154 million deal. For a whole 24 hours he dominated the NBA...
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July 01, 2018 - 10:43 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is leaving home for Hollywood and an iconic team. The Los Angeles Lakers have a new superstar — L.A.-Bron. The four-time NBA MVP announced Sunday night that he has agreed to a four-year, $154 million contract with the Lakers, joining one of the league's most storied...
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June 26, 2018 - 10:56 am
The NBA regular season is fun and all, but there are some points when the events on the court pale to the drama, the pettiness, the reality television-ness of it all off the court. From open recruitment of players, to jabs from anonymous sources and the all-encompassing anxiety of waiting,...
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June 19, 2018 - 12:20 pm
The Nationals’ Juan Soto is a marvel. At 19 he is the youngest player in the majors, but youth has been no deterrent. Through 25 games entering Tuesday he’s hitting .325 with six home runs, and on Monday added “time traveler” to his impressive resume. He hit the go-ahead home run in a 5-3 win over...
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April 24, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Among the trash talk, little jabs and swipes both on and off the court, here are some of the main sticking points between LeBron and Lance that, over the years, has created tension
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March 31, 2018 - 3:28 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Steve Nash, Jason Kidd and Grant Hill are among the 13-member class that will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in September. The Hall of Fame made the announcement Saturday before the NCAA Final Four semifinals. The inductees also include Ray Allen, Maurice Cheeks,...
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