NBA

Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors poses with the NBA trophy.
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April 11, 2019 - 11:55 am
It takes a strong team to make it to the NBA playoffs, but it takes an even better one to have postseason success and sustain it over the years. Here is a ranking of the top NBA dynaties of the 21st century: 5. Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James led the Cavs to playoff success, mostly in his second...
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Dwyane Wade, Magic Johnson, Dirk Nowitzki had busy nights in the NBA on April 9, 2019.
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Jonathan Lehman
April 10, 2019 - 9:13 am
The NBA is the most reliable source of drama in sports, but even by its lofty standards, Tuesday night was a wild one. Hall of Fame-bound icons Dwyane Wade and Dirk Nowitzki had emotional sendoffs in Miami and Dallas, respectively -- and they weren't the biggest stories of the night. Not even close...
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April 09, 2019 - 12:34 pm
BOSTON ( WEEI.com ) -- Kyrie Irving forced his way out of Cleveland because he says he was desperate to free himself from LeBron James' shadow. But two years later, the mercurial Boston Celtics guard might once again be interested in riding LeBron's coattails. Irving is expected to grant the Los...
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Kyle Korver warms up for the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2018 NBA Finals.
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April 09, 2019 - 10:19 am
ATLANTA ( 92.9 The Game ) -- NBA veteran Kyle Korver wrote an article called "Privileged," published Monday by The Players' Tribune , that may become instrumental in opening a dialogue for race relations in the NBA and beyond. Carl Dukes shared his feelings after sitting down to read and digest...
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April 06, 2019 - 8:30 am
( CBS Sports Radio ) With the NBA playoffs looming, speculation has already shifted to the offseason -- to New York, in particular. Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant reportedly plans to join the Knicks in free agency . That would be a seismic move for a franchise that has missed the...
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April 05, 2019 - 8:06 am
PHILADELPHIA ( 94WIP ) -- The Phiadelphia 76ers are on a three-game losing streak at the worst possible time. The Milwaukee Bucks rallied for a 128-122 win at Wells Fargo Center Thursday night, going on a 15-4 run over the final 2:26 of the game. The Bucks scored 46 points in the fourth. That...
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April 04, 2019 - 11:48 am
SAN FRANCISCO ( 95.7 The Game ) -- File this story under the wow-you've-got-to-be-kidding department. Stephen Curry, the Golden State Warriors' genius shooter, has been dealing with eyesight issues his entire life, including his brilliant NBA tenure. That has now been fixed , according to Marcus...
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April 04, 2019 - 10:06 am
( CBS Sports Radio ) LeBron James hopes to recruit star players to the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, but there's just one problem: They might want to play for the Clippers instead. Indeed, the Clippers (47-32) -- without a bona fide superstar -- are the 6-seed in a crowded Western Conference. "...
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April 01, 2019 - 12:26 pm
LAS VEGAS ( 98.5 KLUC ) -- The Big Baller Brand is bigger than just one person, LaVar Ball says, and he’s not about to let that person tear it down. In an interview with 98.5 KLUC, the "Ball in the Family" patriarch and media personality opened up about the widely reported news that one-time friend...
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Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Cristiano Ronaldo of Juventus in their warmup gear
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March 29, 2019 - 8:18 am
The value of sports franchises around the world continues to rise -- and with it, the size of the contracts signed by their star players. The 2019 Major League Baseball offseason was wild: The Hot Stove cooked up more than a billion dollars in combined guaranteed money for just three players: Mike...
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