NBA

June 19, 2019 - 12:50 pm
There is already growing speculation that Kyrie Irving will sign with the Nets this summer. Now another Boston Celtic is being linked to Brooklyn, too. A. Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston reported Wednesday morning, citing league sources, that "a team to keep an eye on in the Al Horford...
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver at the podium of the 2018 NBA Draft.
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June 19, 2019 - 11:30 am
Even though the 2019-20 NBA title odds have dominated the betting conversation after the Pelicans shipped off Anthony Davis to the Lakers, wagering on the draft provides an enticing way to watch the four-hour event. Duke product Zion Williamson is the obvious favorite to be selected first overall...
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June 19, 2019 - 8:37 am
The Rockets, most notably Chris Paul and James Harden, are on the verge of combusting, according to an explosive report from Vincent Goodwill of Yahoo Sports. The relationship between the pair of guards is reportedly "unsalvageable" and headed toward a split. After the Rockets crashed out against a...
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June 15, 2019 - 3:44 pm
This is going to seem really weird to say aloud, but try it anyway. The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions. The discomfort is certainly not because they were unworthy, but instead because the league, since its inception, has been the tightest membership of any league. The same names pop up through...
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June 14, 2019 - 6:36 pm
There has been much speculation about the future of Kyrie Irving after his Boston Celtics failed to live up to lofty expectations and were ultimately eliminated in the second round of the playoffs. Irving, who is from New Jersey, has long been linked with a return to the New York area when he...
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June 13, 2019 - 11:52 pm
The Raptors are NBA champions for the first time, and Kawhi Leonard is now among NBA legends. Toronto defeated the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won the series 4-2. The Warriors failed to capture a third straight championship. THAT...
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June 13, 2019 - 11:29 pm
The Warriors were down three with 2:22 left in the third quarter, their season on the line in Game 6 of the NBA Finals. Klay Thompson drove to the basket and was fouled, hitting the floor in a scary fall. It forced him to leave the floor — and valiently came back to make two free throws. Was this...
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June 13, 2019 - 2:41 pm
The Warriors and Raptors are both coming off an emotional Game 5. Golden State lost Kevin Durant to a devastating ruptured Achilles, and the Raptors just missed clinching their first NBA championship in a 106-105 loss. Game 6 on Thursday night should be just as intense as the Warriors continue to...
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