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NBA Rumors: Is LeBron James Already Thinking About Leaving The Cavs?
If firing a head coach 30 games into an NBA season was an overreaction to a rough start, I'm not sure what a scenario where LeBron James opts out and leaves Cleveland after one year back would be. Sure, LeBron is probably frustrated with how the first …
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Predicting Which Mid-Major College Basketball Stars Have NBA Futures
The so-called smaller conferences have produced plenty of great NBA players throughout the years—just ask Stephen Curry and Jeremy Lin! This list will shine a spotlight on some names that you need to go ahead and get familiar with, if you're not already.
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Biggest Triple-Double Threats in the NBA
The triple-double is one of the demarcations of a great game. On a certain level it seems to be nothing more than an anomaly of a player hitting arbitrary statistical demarcations that coincide with the number of digits we have on our hands. It's more …
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Peterson: ISU predictions from NCAA seed to the NBA
Yawner: Hoiberg speculation: Hoiberg to the pros? Yeah, we'll hear that one, too. The deeper these guys go into the NCAA Tournament, the more intense the discussion. And speaking of the NBA: Point guard Monte Morris an early-out, you say? Not this time.
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3 NBA Players Who Cheat Advanced Stats, and How They Do It
Advanced stats are the joy of some fans and analysts and the bane of others. While the numbers reveal much, some of what they “reveal” is highly misleading. And when people use those misleading things as “evidence” in an argument, it turns the …
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NBA Rumors: Analyzing Buzz Around Deron Williams, Ray Allen's Future and

NBA Rumors: Analyzing Buzz Around Deron Williams, Ray Allen's Future and
Collison is having a strong season, averaging 15.9 points, 5.8 assists and 3.3 rebounds per game, but Sacramento is clearly looking to add a higher-impact player to the mix. At one point, the 30-year-old Williams was among the best point guards in the NBA.
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NBA Power Rankings: Portland Trail Blazers move into top spot
With seven wins in their last 10 games and having one of the best home records in the NBA, the Portland Trail Blazers moved to the top spot in this week's NOLA.com|The Times Picayune power rankings. 1.Portland Trail Blazers: Have won 13 of 15 home …
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Denver Nuggets top Minnesota Timberwolves 106-102, plus more NBA scores

Denver Nuggets top Minnesota Timberwolves 106-102, plus more NBA scores
Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried, left, looks to pass the ball to guard Arron Afflalo, right, while Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo …
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2015 NBA Mock Draft: Duke's Jahlil Okafor looks like top pick
Jahlil Okafor, C, Duke: Okafor has somehow exceeded the lofty expectations that were placed upon his broad shoulders prior to this collegiate season by both college basketball media and NBA draft folk alike. He's one of the strongest freshmen to ever …
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Your complete guide to the Christmas Day NBA lines

Your complete guide to the Christmas Day NBA lines
A look at the lines for the big Christmas Day games in the NBA. Lines via SportsBook.com. WASHINGTON WIZARDS (-5.5) AT NEW YORK KNICKERBOCKERS; OVER/UNDER 192.5: Did John Wall slip on some egg nog? Is Marcin Gortat on the run after …
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Cavs Rim Protection Could Come Via 2015 NBA Draft
The Cleveland Cavaliers are in search of rim protection, not only this season but for the long term future. For the Cavs, rim protection is a must to pair with Kevin Love inside. It is very clearly lacking this season as teams seem to have layup lines …
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NBA boxscore
Wizards 101. Celtics 88. Saturday, December 27, 2014, 7 p.m. ET. Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.. Final, 1, 2, 3, 4, T. Boston, 12, 27, 24, 25, 88. Washington, 30, 26, 24, 21, 101. Boston Celtics. Player, Pos, Min, FGM-A, 3PM-A, FTM-A, OReb, DReb, Reb …
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Want to avoid injury? NBA teams are looking to Marcus Elliott for answers
SI's 10 favorite things in CFB this year · Contact · Customer Service · Site Map · Buy Issue · Media Kit · Cover Collection · Picture Sales · Privacy Policy · California Privacy Rights · Terms of Use · Ad Choices · NBA · NBA Home · Scores/Schedules …
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NBA: Early Backcourt Favorites To Make The All-Star Game
Christmas has come and gone which means the NBA season is about to ramp up, with now less than two months remaining until the 2015 All-Star Game. This year's actual contest will be held at Madison Square Garden for the first time since Michael Jordan …
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Best and Worst Fan-Voting Choices from First NBA All-Star Ballot Returns
In many ways, it functions as a lifetime achievement award for the league's most esteemed players. Unfortunately, that means deserving candidates in the midst of career years are often bypassed until coaches are able to select reserves who have …
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Christmas Day team wish lists
Whether it's written down and sent to the North Pole or not, NBA front offices have already dreamed up their own wish list for the 2014-15 NBA season. With five games on tap on Christmas Day, let's dole out what should be on the Christmas Day wish list …
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Daily Fantasy Basketball 2014: Best NBA FanDuel, DraftKings Lineup for Dec. 26
The day after a full slate of Christmas games, the NBA doesn't need 24 hours to reload more action. There are 11 games on tap, and you know what that means? There's a plethora of choices for Draft Kings and FanDuel players. Finding the ideal lineups …
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NBA pulls advertising from VH1's 'Sorority Sisters'
The NBA has decided to pull advertising from new VH1 show Sorority Sisters after numerous people online protested the show. The NBA has pulled all advertising from VH-1 Sorority Sisters. — NBA (@NBA) December 24, 2014. The show follows the lives of …
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NBA: What to Expect from the Christmas Day Matchups

NBA: What to Expect from the Christmas Day Matchups
The NBA is unlike other sports leagues in the U.S.—the NBA plays on Christmas. Not only that, but its televised games on the 25th of December serve as a focal point for most observers, who can take stock of the end of the first quarter of the NBA …
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NBA Christmas 2014, Heat vs. Cavaliers: Time, TV schedule and live stream
LeBron James returns to South Beach on Christmas Day for the first time since his departure over the summer as the Cleveland Cavaliers face the Miami Heat. The first matchup of the season between the two teams gets some special treatment as the NBA's …
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Bucks' Antetokounmpo eighth among East guards in NBA all-star voting
Milwaukee Bucks second-year player Giannis Antetokounmpo ranks eighth among Eastern Conference guards in the first returns of NBA all-star fan balloting. Antetokounmpo, the 20-year-old Bucks forward-guard, has picked up 17,512 votes. Washington's …
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NBA prepares for Christmas coming-out party
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly two months have passed since the San Antonio Spurs collected their championship rings and began their title defense. The NBA season may have opened Oct. 28, but Christmas is the real coming-out party. Football's popularity …
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7 NBA Players Who Deserve More Playing Time in 2015
A new year means a fresh start. For a few underutilized NBA talents, a flip of the calendar should also bring more starts. Or at least more minutes. After the first two months of the 2014-15 campaign, we've seen enough to know which backups deserve …
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