1. Kevin Durant Reportedly on Track to Return in Regular Season from Knee Injury

    The Golden State Warriors are hopeful that Kevin Durant can return before the end of the regular season, according to Marc Stein of ESPN, given the progress he's made in his ...

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  2. Donovan Mitchell, Deng Adel and Jaylen Johnson Declare for 2017 NBA Draft

    Louisville guard Donovan Mitchell will declare for the 2017 NBA draft but will not hire an agent, preserving his final two years of eligibility. Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported the news about Mitchell...

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  3. Jayson Tatum Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Duke

    Duke forward Jayson Tatum declared for the 2017 NBA draft Wednesday after just one season with the Blue Devils. "It's extremely exciting," Tatum said to Evan Daniels of Scout...

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  4. Ivan Rabb Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Cal

    California power forward Ivan Rabb announced Wednesday that he would enter the 2017 NBA draft and does not plan to return to school. "Cal meant a lot to me," he told Marc J...

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  5. BIG3, Fox Sports Announce TV Contract for 3-on-3 League's Inaugural Season

    BIG3, the new three-on-three professional basketball league, and Fox Sports announced an agreement Wednesday to air games from the league's inaugural season on Fox Sports 1, with the championship game being shown on the Fox network...

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  6. 'Tinderization of the NBA' Reportedly Helping Players' Performance in Road Games

    A general manager and former player have both claimed that NBA players are performing better on the road in the modern NBA, in part, because they can use dating apps and social media ...

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  7. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Reportedly Among Brooklyn Nets' Top Free-Agent Targets

    The Brooklyn Nets have reportedly set their sights on Detroit Pistons shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope , a potential restricted free agent, heading into the offseason...

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  8. Stephen Curry Owns 4 of the 5 Highest Three-Point Seasons in NBA History

    Fact: Stephen Curry made his 270th three-pointer of the season in the Golden State Warriors' 112-87 win over the Dallas Mavericks. He now owns four of the five highest three-point seasons in NBA history...

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  9. NBA 8th-Seed Power Rankings

    For all the digital ink spilled over the Golden State Warriors , San Antonio Spurs and Cleveland Cavaliers at the top of the NBA , and the gallons more spent pontificating on ...

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  10. Metrics 101: The Top 5 NBA Defenders at Every Position

    Don't test these guys. Though offense often reigns supreme in today's NBA , especially with the ceaselessly expanding use of three-point jumpers, some players can slow down almost anyone...

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  11. NBA Draft: Updated Big Board After the First Week of March Madness

    With only 16 teams remaining in the NCAA tournament, it's time for an update to the 2017 NBA draft big board. Five of our top 10 prospects are still alive and looking to improve their stock before workouts, testing and interviews...

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  12. Steve Kerr Says He'd Be Open to Less Pay for Reduced NBA Schedule

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr proposed reducing the NBA regular season from 82 games to 75 Tuesday and stated he'd be willing to take a pay cut to make it happen...

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  13. NBA Comparisons for the Top Players in the Sweet 16

    Basketball is a team game, but it's hard not to focus on individual players who have been most responsible for getting their squads this far in the NCAA tournament...

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  14. Nearly Forgotten, J.R. Smith Is Cleveland Cavaliers' Secret Playoff Weapon

    CLEVELAND — J.R. Smith is sitting at his locker, openly complaining about having to put on a shirt. No one is really listening, mind you...

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  15. How Malcolm Brogdon Went from NBA Draft Afterthought to Rookie of the Year Race

    LOS ANGELES — Last spring, one player in particular had NBA executives buzzing at the league's predraft camp in Chicago. Not Ben Simmons, the eventual No. 1 pick; he declined to attend...

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  16. Giannis Antetokounmpo Throws Down Smooth 1-Handed Jam on Break vs. Blazers

    Giannis Antetokounmpo does not run. He glides. Early in the second quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night, the Milwaukee Bucks star stole the ball, surged ahead and smoothly converted a one-handed dunk...

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  17. Brook Lopez Sinks Pistons with Game-Winning Runner at the Buzzer

    The Brooklyn Nets won (for a change) Tuesday night, and they did so in walk-off fashion. With 2.4 seconds remaining and the Nets deadlocked at 96 against the Detroit Pistons, ...

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  18. Serge Ibaka, Robin Lopez Ejected for Throwing Punches in Bulls vs. Raptors Fight

    Robin Lopez and Serge Ibaka were ejected from Tuesday night's game between the Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre after they were involved in a physical altercation that included an exchange of punches...

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  19. Wizards Owner Ted Leonsis Responds to Adam Silver's Memo on Resting Star Players

    After NBA Commissioner Adam Silver addressing the issue of players resting during nationally televised games, Washington Wizards owner Ted Leonsis discussed the issue Tuesday at the Sports Business Summit...

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  20. LeBron James Tells LaVar Ball Not to Mention His Kids, Family

    LeBron James was not pleased with LaVar Ball after the father of UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball said the four-time NBA MVP's sons would struggle to reach their potential because they're living in their dad's shadow...

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  21. Shaq's Flat Earth Jokes Are No Laughing Matter for Scientists

    Shaquille O’Neal recently hopped aboard the "Earth is flat" conspiracy theory train, at least temporarily...

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  22. David Nwaba, Lakers Agree to Multiyear Contract

    The Los Angeles Lakers signed guard David Nwaba to a multiyear deal following two 10-day contract stints with the Purple and Gold, the team announced Tuesday...

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  23. Raptors Aiming to End 11-Game Slide Against Chicago Bulls Tuesday

    The Toronto Raptors enter Tuesday's matchup with the Chicago Bulls having lost 11 straight in the series. Their last win over the Bulls came Dec. 31, 2013, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  24. Jarrett Allen Will Declare for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Hire an Agent

    Texas forward Jarrett Allen announced Tuesday that he will enter his name into the 2017 NBA draft process but will not hire an agent. ESPN's Jeff Borzello initially reported the news...

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  25. Stephen Curry Throws Down 1st Dunk in Nearly a Year

    Golden State Warriors star point guard Stephen Curry frequently takes the ball to the rack and lays it in, but it's a rare occasion when he rises over the rim to dunk the ball...

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