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Wizards Fans Booed The Team After A Disastrous First Quarter Against The Clippers

Getty Image On the heels of back-to-back losses and with a 5-11 record, the Washington Wizards entered Tuesday’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers with mild optimism from the outside. The wise individuals in Las Vegas installed the Wizards as “pick’em” against a Clippers team on the second night of […]

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The Just-Released JustDon Collaboration With Converse Is Already Going Fast

Just Don/Uproxx The day of the retro sneaker is well upon us, and, honestly, it’s just shameful that we didn’t appreciate many of these sneaks more when they first came out. Luckily, we’re getting a second chance with scores of re-released Jordans, Vans, and the like. Today, Converse and JustDon […]

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Jimmy Butler Showed Why The Sixers Traded For Him By Sealing A Win On Both Ends Of The Floor

Getty Image There were many reasons the 76ers traded for Jimmy Butler. He’s one of the NBA’s best two-way players, a super competitive athlete who would get along well with Joel Embiid, and he brings them a third star next to Embiid and the growing Ben Simmons. Acquiring Butler has […]

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Kemba Walker Scored 60 Points In A Heartbreaking Overtime Loss To The Sixers

Getty Image Journalists are told that they’re supposed to be neutral. As such, please know that when I say “Kemba Walker is absolutely fantastic,” it is being stated as a fact and not as an opinion. For proof of this, let us go to Charlotte on Saturday night, where Walker […]

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Dwight Howard Got Heckled By A Stadium Worker While Practicing Free Throws After The Wizards Lost

Getty Image No basketball player is perfect. Like all humans, basketball players have their flaws, some are more prominent than others. For example, take Dwight Howard, who has never been a good free throw shooter despite his best efforts to improve from the charity stripe. Howard’s connecting at a 63 […]

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Draymond Green Reportedly Told Kevin Durant ‘We Don’t Need You’ And ‘Leave’ During Their Argument

Getty Image The biggest story in the NBA this week has been the tension between Kevin Durant and Draymond Green. While it boiled over at the end of regulation during the Golden State Warriors’ overtime loss to the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this week, it’s evident that this goes much […]

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Mike D’Antoni Said The Role The Rockets Asked Carmelo Anthony To Play ‘Wasn’t Fair For Him’

Getty Image Carmelo Anthony’s fit in Houston always seemed to be a bit off. The future Hall of Fame inductee’s tendencies as a player were something of a square peg for the round hole into which the Rockets want their wing players to fit, and yet when Anthony hit the […]

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A Warriors Player Who Thinks Kevin Durant Will Leave Believes The Team ‘Protected’ Him From Draymond Green

Getty Image Is the Warriors dynasty at the end of its rope? If it is, then what will bring the end may be what has destroyed so many teams in the past: Drama and players just getting tired of being around each other. Kevin Durant and Draymond Green let aired […]

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Marcus Morris And Marcus Smart Will Play A Major Role In Any Celtics Success This Season

Getty Image A month into the 2018-19 NBA season, the Boston Celtics are not where we thought they’d be. Favored to win their division and conference and expected to be among the best teams in the NBA, the Celtics are instead just 7-6 after 13 games. They appear to be […]

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The Sixers Apparently Want Kyle Korver, But It Might Be Hard To Do After The Jimmy Butler Trade

Getty Image In the aftermath of the deal to acquire Jimmy Butler from the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Philadelphia 76ers now have three top-tier players on their roster. That is a fantastic place to start when attempting to compete for an NBA title in the future but, before the Sixers can […]

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DeAndre Jordan Has Reportedly ‘Rubbed Teammates The Wrong Way’ Since Joining The Mavs

Getty Image After a slow start, the Dallas Mavericks have won three of four and, at least on the surface, it appears as if the team could be rounding into form as a solid-yet-unspectacular team in the Western Conference. However, expectations were a little bit higher in some circles for […]

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NBA Players Offered Thoughts And Prayers To Caris LeVert After His Scary Leg Injury

Getty Image Caris LeVert appeared headed to a breakout season this year with the Brooklyn Nets, as the third year forward entered Monday night’s game against the Timberwolves averaging 19 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 3.7 assists per game. LeVert was the Nets leading scorer and seemed like the brightest spot […]

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Caris LeVert Was Stretchered Off The Floor After A Gruesome Leg Injury In Nets-Wolves

YES Network Though the Brooklyn Nets are not always in the national NBA spotlight, Caris LeVert has been enjoying the 2018-19 season. The 24-year-old guard is producing at a career-best level and, with all of the caveats that accompany a 13-game sample, LeVert appears poised for a full-fledged breakout this […]

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Grant Hill Didn’t Even Know Who Nickelback Were When He Appeared In The ‘Rockstar’ Music Video

YouTube Grant Hill has done a lot of things beyond his NBA playing career. But one of the more curious things he’s done is appear in Nickelback’s ‘Rockstar’ music video. And now we know how that cameo came about. The video, if you do not recall, features a bunch of […]

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The Lakers And Hawks Wore ‘Enough’ Shirts To Honor Victims Of The Thousand Oaks Shooting

Twitter/@Lakers The Lakers and Hawks joined the Clippers and Bucks in paying tribute to the 12 victims of the recent shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California when they donned the same “#Enough” t-shirts for pre-game warmups Sunday that Milwaukee and L.A. wore on Saturday afternoon. The shirts have […]

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An Army Player Learned You Should Never Shoot When Zion Williamson Is At The Rim

Getty Image The Zion Williamson experience has managed to exceed expectations through the first two games of his Duke career. Williamson is, quite easily, the most exciting player in college basketball thanks to his absurd athleticism. Whether he’s the best player on Duke or if that title belongs to R.J. […]

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