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June 19, 2019 - 6:28 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 18, 2019 - 7:34 pm
Well, for the Celtics fans who wanted nothing to do with the idea of Anthony Davis in Boston, you got your wish on Saturday. Davis is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski .
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June 17, 2019 - 2:02 pm
Toronto police say two people have been shot and wounded at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors. Two people have been arrested. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Toronto's mayor and the Raptors players remained on stage while the ceremony was briefly interrupted. Police say there are reports...
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June 15, 2019 - 12:14 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 - 1:59 pm
SAN FRANCISCO — Authorities will push for a battery charge against Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri after the executive was accused of pushing and hitting a sheriff's deputy in the face as he tried to get onto the court when his team won the NBA title in Oakland, an official said Friday. After...
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Kyrie Irving
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June 14, 2019 - 12:39 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 14, 2019 - 7:25 am
OAKLAND, Calif.— Kawhi Leonard raised his arms high in triumph and celebrated Canada's first NBA championship. "We the North!" is now "We the Champs!" Inside the @raptors lockerroom celebration! #WeTheNorth pic.twitter.com/7ovDvRoHhX — NBA (@NBA) June 14, 2019 Leonard and the Toronto Raptors...
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June 13, 2019 - 10:08 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 - 9:56 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 - 2:57 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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