1. OKC Thunder's Shooting Woes Threaten to Derail Season for Good

    Nearly three weeks ago, the Oklahoma City Thunder throttled the Golden State Warriors and looked like a team that had begun to find its footing. Instead, the Thunder have only spun their wheels since that Nov...

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  2. Kawhi Leonard to Return to Spurs from Injury, Will Be on Minutes Restriction

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich announced superstar forward Kawhi Leonard will have a minutes restriction as he makes his season debut Tuesday night against the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center...

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  3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says NBA Will Replace NFL as 'League of America's Future'

    In an article for the Guardian on Tuesday, Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar said he believes the NBA will eventually eclipse the NFL as the most popular sports league in the United States...

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  4. Joel Embiid Says Warriors 'Will Be Ready to Go 7 Games' with 76ers in Finals

    The Philadelphia 76ers have shown improvement this season at 13-13, but big man Joel Embiid believes they are due for a significant leap as the campaign progresses...

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  5. Russell Westbrook, Paul George Speak Out After Thunder's Collapse vs. Hornets

    The Oklahoma City Thunder were supposed to be among the top challengers for the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference, but they fell to 12-14 on the season Monday with a shocking 116-103 home loss to the Charlotte Hornets ...

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  6. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Top 10 Benches in the NBA

    Starters can take you far in the NBA , but they can't do everything. For proof, look no further than the league leaders in minutes played per game. Giannis Antetokounmpo and LeBron James are both riding the bench for 10...

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  7. Updated Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Pelicans Star DeMarcus Cousins

    The New Orleans Pelicans don't have to trade DeMarcus Cousins . Right now, they definitely don't want to. Just for emphasis and to clear the air from the beginning, this article is purely speculative...

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  8. Dennis Rodman Wants Donald Trump to Send Him to North Korea for Talks

    Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman appealed to United States President Donald Trump on Monday to allow him to travel to North Korea in an attempt to ease tensions between the countries...

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  9. Jonas Valanciunas: Lithuanian League 'Great Fit' for LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball

    Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas expressed his belief Monday that LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball are making a sound decision by signing to play in Lithuania...

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  10. Warriors' Nick Young Suffers Concussion vs. Blazers; Enters Protocol

    Golden State Warriors guard Nick Young was forced out of Monday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers after suffering a concussion...

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  11. James Harden Notches 17 Assists, Double-Double in 130-123 Houston Win

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden notched a double-double and tallied 17 assists in Monday's 130-123 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans at Toyota Center...

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  12. Bobby Portis, Nikola Mirotic Referred to as '1-2 Punch' on Bulls Postgame Show

    In October , Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis earned an eight-game suspension after he punched teammate Nikola Mirotic in the face during a practice, per The Vertical's Shams Charania ...

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  13. James Harden, Rockets Beat Pelicans Without Anthony Davis, Extend Win Streak

    The Houston Rockets extended their winning streak to 10 games with a come-from-behind effort Monday night against the New Orleans Pelicans at Toyota Center...

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  14. Russell Westbrook Goes Coast to Coast, Dunks All Over Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

    Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was reminded it's often best to get out of Russell Westbrook 's way in transition during the third quarter of Monday's game between Charlotte and the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

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  15. Danilo Gallinari to Miss Multiple Games After Suffering Glute Injury

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Danilo Gallinari suffered a glute injury in Saturday night's game against the Washington Wizards and will now miss a couple of games, according to Tomer Azarly of ClutchPoints...

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  16. Anthony Davis Ruled out for Pelicans vs. Rockets Due to Groin Injury

    New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis was inactive for Monday's game against the Houston Rockets , according to Jim Eichenhofer of Pelicans.com. Davis originally suffered the injury on Dec...

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  17. JR Smith Offering 'Ugly' Christmas Sweater Hoodies

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith is getting into the holiday spirit a couple of weeks before Christmas...

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  18. Marcus Morris Reportedly Will Miss 'Extended Time' with Lingering Knee Injury

    With expectations high for the Boston Celtics this season, the reported loss of Marcus Morris to a knee injury will test their depth...

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  19. Joel Embiid Takes Blame for Sam Hinkie's Exit from 76ers, Says He Owes Him

    Philadelphia 76ers superstar center Joel Embiid said during an interview with NBA .com's David Aldridge that he still talks to former general manager Sam Hinkie and feels responsible for Hinkie's departure from the team in 2016...

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  20. Chris Bosh's Mom Denies Drug Trafficking Charges, Says Son Is Evicting Her

    Chris Bosh 's mother Freida told TMZ Sports the former Miami Heat All-Star is attempting to evict her even though she denies drug trafficking charges...

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  21. LiAngelo Ball: My Dad 'Knows What He's Doing, So I Just Trust the Process'

    NEW YORK — A black SUV pulled up in front of Sneaker Pawn on West 14th Street shortly after 1 p.m. Sunday, and out climbed LaVar Ball and his sons LiAngelo and LaMelo...

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  22. Matt Barnes Announces Retirement from NBA After 14-Year Career

    Veteran forward Matt Barnes has announced his retirement from the NBA after 14 years in the league. His announcement came Monday through a unique Instagram post: The ...

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  23. Lakers News: Luke Walton on LaVar Ball's Influence; Latest on Lonzo Ball's Role

    LaVar Ball has no filter. He is going to say what's on his mind and lately, he's had a lot to say about how the Los Angeles Lakers are coaching his son, Lonzo ...

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  24. Brook Lopez Uses Car Service to Save His Cat from Los Angeles' Skirball Fire

    Brook Lopez arranged for a car service to evacuate his 10-year-old cat, Poupin, from his Bel Air Crest home...

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  25. NBA Rookies Already Rewriting Their Scouting Reports

    There are a handful of NBA rookies whose predraft scouting reports now require updates. We're talking about players who've either added something they didn't already have in their ...

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