1. Fantasy Basketball 2017: 1st-Round NBA Mock Draft and Top Team Names

    The NBA preseason is an excellent time to see how players and teams look heading into the new year. For those who play fantasy basketball, it's also a good time to check up on players who might potentially be draft targets...

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  2. Top Storylines That Will Define 2017-18 NBA Season

    The table's set for a tantalizing 2017-18 NBA season, which means we'd better get familiar with the menu before it starts Oct. 17. Not so much in the sense of laying out title favorites and MVP candidates du jour but more in terms of narratives...

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  3. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Top 2017-18 NBA Rookies

    Will Ben Simmons live up to his preseason hype? Can Lonzo Ball recover from his October ankle injury and offer Lakers fans real hope for the first time in years? Will we see hints ...

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  4. NBA Preseason 2017: Schedule and Predictions for Remaining Marquee Games

    NBA fans will have the opportunity to immediately jump into some of the most intriguing storylines of the 2017-18 season during opening night on Oct. 17...

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  5. NBA Position Power Rankings: Top 10 Centers Before 2017-18 Season Tips Off

    What do we call someone who says the NBA 's center position is losing its luster? A liar. Small-ball lineups continue to take the league by storm, and many of them spell the demise for certain bigs...

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  6. Kevin Durant's Company Durant Co. Invests in Pizza Brand Pieology

    Kevin Durant is officially in the pizza business. On Sunday, Darren Rovell of ESPN.com reported Durant's company, the Durant Co., invested in the pizza chain Pieology. According to Rovell, the Durant Co...

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  7. Lonzo Ball May Miss Rest of Lakers Preseason with Ankle Injury, Says Luke Walton

    Los Angeles Lakers fans may have to wait until the regular season to see Lonzo Ball take the floor again. Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN...

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  8. Pelicans PG Rajon Rondo Will See Specialist After Suffering Sports Hernia

    New Orleans Pelicans point guard Rajon Rondo is hurting after he suffered a sports hernia. Pelicans studio host Daniel Sallerson passed along word from head coach Alvin Gentry regarding the setback...

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  9. Lonzo Ball Will Not Play in Preseason Game vs. Kings Due to Ankle Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball will miss another preseason game due to injury. According to Serena Winters of Lakers Nation, a sprained ankle will keep him off the court against the Sacramento Kings ...

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  10. Thabo Sefolosha Saved Woman from Drowning in Provo River in September

    Utah Jazz forward Thabo Sefolosha saved the life of a woman from drowning after her raft flipped during a September trip on Provo River...

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  11. Gary Harris, Nuggets Reportedly Agree to 4-Year, $84M Contract Extension

    The Denver Nuggets and shooting guard Gary Harris reportedly agreed to terms Saturday on a four-year, $84 million contract extension, according to ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

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  12. Andrew Wiggins 'Definitely' Wants to Stay with Timberwolves Amid Contract Talks

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins is anxious to work out a long-term deal with the team but isn't trying to rush the process...

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  13. Lonzo Ball Questionable for Preseason Game vs. Kings with Ankle Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball is listed as questionable for Sunday's preseason game against the Sacramento Kings . Per Lakers beat reporter Mike Trudell , Ball has a mild left ankle sprain...

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  14. James Harden: Kevin McHale Is 'A Clown' for Comments Questioning His Leadership

    Houston Rockets star James Harden has responded to comments made by former Rockets head coach Kevin McHale that he isn't a leader. Asked by reporters Saturday about the comments (via ESPN...

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  15. Seth Curry Week-to-Week with Leg Injury

    The Dallas Mavericks said Saturday that guard Seth Curry is week-to-week with a leg injury, according to Mavs play-by-play announcer Chuck Cooperstein . Cooperstein added that Curry suffered a stress fracture in his left tibia...

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  16. Dante Exum Reportedly Could Miss Significant Time with Shoulder Injury

    Utah Jazz point guard Dante Exum may be sidelined for a "significant amount of time" after suffering a shoulder injury Friday night during the team's 112-101 preseason win over the Phoenix Suns at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City...

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  17. Klay Thompson Says Warriors Are Trying to Emulate Jordan-Era Bulls

    Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson said the Dubs "aspire to be that dynasty that will be in the minds of NBA fans forever" like the Michael Jordan -led Chicago Bulls of the 1990s...

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  18. Former Suns PF Connie Hawkins Dies at Age 75

    Basketball Hall of Fame forward Connie Hawkins died Friday. He was 75. His family confirmed the news to Bruce Cooper of KPNX...

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  19. Dante Exum Leaves Preseason Game vs. Suns with Shoulder Injury

    A shoulder injury forced Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum out of Friday's preseason game against the Phoenix Suns at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City...

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  20. Kris Dunn Leaves Preseason Game vs. Bucks with Finger Injury

    Chicago Bulls point guard Kris Dunn suffered a dislocated finger against the Milwaukee Bucks in preseason action Friday, according to Vincent Goodwill of NBC Sports Chicago...

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  21. Kenyon Martin Apologizes for Comments on Jeremy Lin's Dreadlocks

    Former NBA All-Star Kenyon Martin has apologized for his comments about Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin's dreadlocks. Speaking to TMZ Sports , Martin said the "wording" of his comments about Lin "probably was bad...

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  22. CJ McCollum Signs Multi-Year Endorsement Contract with Li-Ning

    Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has become the latest NBA star to sign an endorsement deal with Chinese company Li-Ning. Per Casey Holdahl of NBA.com, McCollum agreed to a multi-year endorsement contract with Li-Ning on Friday...

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  23. Madison Square Garden's New Suite Reportedly Will Cost $400k

    Madison Square Garden is reportedly offering fans a $400,000 suite package for sporting events and concerts at the arena...

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  24. Russell Westbrook to Make Preseason Debut vs. Pelicans After Knee Injury

    Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan said reigning NBA MVP Russell Westbrook will make his preseason debut Friday against the New Orleans Pelicans , according to Erik Horne of the Oklahoman ...

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  25. Tilman Fertitta Officially Becomes Owner of Houston Rockets After Sale Closes

    Tilman J. Fertitta took ownership of the Houston Rockets franchise Friday after closing his purchase of the NBA organization and receiving unanimous approval from the league's Board of Governors...

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