1. Shaquille O'Neal Once Tipped $4,000 Because a Restaurant Server Asked

    Here's some advice for anyone serving Shaquille O'Neal in a restaurant: Ask for a big tip. The Big Aristotle appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday to talk about a statue of his likeness being unveiled outside Staples Center...

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  2. Devin Booker Is 6th Player in NBA History to Score at Least 70 Points in a Game

    Fact: Devin Booker scored 70 points against the Boston Celtics on Friday night. The Phoenix Suns guard became the sixth player in NBA history to score at least 70 points ...

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  3. Joakim Noah Suspended 20 Games for Violating NBA Drug Policy

    New York Knicks center Joakim Noah has been suspended 20 games by the NBA for violating its anti-drug program, the league announced Saturday (via Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today )...

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  4. Devin Booker Scores Historic 70 Points vs. Celtics

    The Phoenix Suns may have lost to the Boston Celtics 130-120 Friday night, but at least one player still had plenty to celebrate. 2015 first-round pick Devin Booker made history by racking up 70 points for Phoenix during the game...

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  5. Bulls Bench Gets Wrapped Up in Handshakes While Team Loses to Sixers

    The Bulls bench had its own activity going on aside from the game Friday night. During the first quarter of Chicago's home-court faceoff against the Philadelphia 76ers , a ...

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  6. Devin Booker Scores 70 Points vs. Boston Celtics, Sets Suns Franchise Record

    Devin Booker put himself in the history books with 70 points against the Boston Celtics on Friday night at TD Garden, setting a franchise record for the Phoenix Suns for points in a game...

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  7. Denver Nuggets Center Nikola Jokic Throws No-Look Assist Over His Head

    If you haven't heard of Nikola Jokic , you better change that. The Denver Nuggets star continues to dazzle the NBA , and Friday night against the Indiana Pacers was no different...

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  8. Bucks Forward Giannis Antetokounmpo Throws Down Windmill vs. Hawks

    The Greek Freak is at it again. The Milwaukee Bucks ' Giannis Antetokounmpo continues to elevate his play this season, and he showed why with an unreal windmill dunk ...

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  9. 6 Free Agents the New York Knicks Should Target in 2017 NBA Offseason

    Here we are again, New York Knicks fans. High hopes inspired by last offseason's haul of big names and proven talent have fallen off a cliff, crumbled into dust, blown away and sunk into the East River, where so many things go to die and be forgotten...

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  10. Knicks PG Derrick Rose Says Money Isn't His Top Priority in Free Agency

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose made it clear the opportunity to win, not money, will be his main priority when he hits the open market as an unrestricted free agent this summer...

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  11. Suns Start the Youngest Lineup in NBA History, Younger Than Most Sweet 16 Teams

    No starting five in NBA history has spent less time on this earth than the Phoenix Suns' unit Thursday night...

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  12. Jonathan Isaac Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to FSU

    Florida State forward Jonathan Isaac declared for the 2017 NBA draft Friday following a standout freshman season with the Seminoles...

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  13. Lakers to Wear Shaquille O'Neal-Themed Socks in Honor of Staples Center Statue

    Shaquille O'Neal 's Staples Center statue will be unveiled when the Los Angeles Lakers host the Minnesota Timberwolves at 10:30 p.m. ET Friday night. On the court, the Big Aristotle's former team will rock Shaq-themed Stance socks...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 days ago 5,943 reads 0 comments

  14. Warriors to Host 'Stop Fraud Night' After Many Fans Get Scammed on Tickets

    The Golden State Warriors are cracking down on ticket scams. According to a press release, the Dubs are going to host a "Stop Fraud Night" at Oracle Arena when the Memphis Grizzlies come to town Sunday...

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  15. Shaq Sculpture Designer: Why the Diesel Is 10 Times Stronger Than Michael Jordan

    When wondering how I might die one day, the image typically involves my body being swallowed up by a mountain of empty pizza boxes or fast-food wrappers. Now, I'm forced to consider the notion of a 1,500-pound Shaquille O'Neal falling on my head...

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  16. Pero Antic Accidentally Punches Teammate During Celebration in Turkish League

    Big man Pero Antic played two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks before heading to Fenerbahce of the Turkish Basketball Super League in 2015. On Thursday, Antic punched teammate Nikola Kalinic—by accident...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 days ago 10,548 reads 0 comments

  17. When Push Comes to Shove in NBA, Everyone's Under the Microscope

    LOS ANGELES — The NBA has had zero chill over the last week. Last Friday, Lakers veteran Nick Young kicked off Hold-Me-Back Week when he shoved Milwaukee Buck Greg Monroe...

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  18. The One 2017 1st-Round Opponent Each Playoff Team Matches Up with Best

    Legend has it that if we talk about the NBA playoffs ad nauseam, it'll get here exponentially quicker than if we were to remain silent. It's like when a groundhog doesn't see its shadow Feb...

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  19. NBA Power Rankings: Can Warriors or Cavs Reclaim Top Spot Before Playoffs?

    It's musical chairs time for the NBA 's elite, with major movement again occurring inside the top 10. There's even a new team occupying the No. 1 spot...

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  20. Joel Embiid 'Dances' with Kansas to Elite Eight

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid only played for the Kansas Jayhawks during the 2013-14 college basketball season, but we imagine he's still pretty hyped about his alma mater's ...

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  21. Who Is the Best Backcourt in the NBA Today?

    The NBA is filled with talented, entertaining backcourt duos, but four stick out as the playoffs approach...

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  22. What's Your Pick for the Best Backcourt in the NBA?

    The NBA is filled with talented, entertaining backcourt duos, but four stick out as the playoffs approach...

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  23. Derrick Rose Out vs. Trail Blazers with Foot Injury

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose is battling a foot injury that will keep him out for Thursday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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  24. Carmelo Anthony out vs. Trail Blazers with Knee Injury

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss Thursday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers with a sore left knee, according to the team's public relations department ...

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  25. Robin Lopez Features in Chicago Bulls 'Beauty and the Beast' Spoof

    The Chicago Bulls recently took the time to make their version of a Beauty and the Beast spoof via Snapchat . Beauty and the Bull features Belle, the fair maiden, attempting to make her way to a Bulls home game...

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