1. Chris Paul Re-Elected as President of NBA's Players Association

    Chris Paul was re-elected to a new term as the president of the National Basketball Players Association on Friday, according to The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears ...

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  2. Former Top Prospect Harry Giles Could Write the Next Great Comeback Story

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Once upon a time, Harry Giles was supposed to be one of the first guys to walk up to the stage, receive a dap from Commissioner Adam Silver and put on the hat of his new NBA home...

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  3. Tom Thibodeau Delivers Pizza to the Timberwolves Sales Team

    After a particularly exciting 2017 NBA draft for the Minnesota Timberwolves and their fans Thursday, head coach Tom Thibodeau figured the team's sales staff deserved a treat...

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  4. Lamar Odom's Lawyer Responds to Stephen A. Smith Saying Client 'Was on Crack'

    Lamar Odom 's lawyer, Saam Zangeneh , wrote a letter to ESPN in response to Stephen A. Smith's declaration during an airing of First Take that Odom was on crack...

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  5. Magic Johnson Says Lakers 'Needed a Leader' After D'Angelo Russell Trade

    Magic Johnson , the Los Angeles Lakers ' president of basketball operations, thanked D'Angelo Russell for his services on Friday and said the team decided to move in a different direction because what the team needed was a "leader...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 55,244 reads 0 comments

  6. Chris Paul Reportedly Declining Clippers Contract Option, Will Become Free Agent

    Point guard Chris Paul reportedly told the Los Angeles Clippers he will decline the player option on his contract and become an unrestricted free agent, Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times reported Friday...

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  7. Magic Johnson Calls Lonzo Ball Face of Lakers, Expects Retired Jersey

    After the Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft yesterday, the former UCLA star and team president Magic Johnson wasted no time raising expectations for the franchise...

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  8. Blake Griffin Reportedly Opts out of Clippers Contract, Will Enter Free Agency

    Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin has reportedly decided to decline the $21.4 million player option in his contract for the 2017-18 NBA season and will now become ...

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  9. Arron Afflalo Released by Sacramento Kings After 1 Season with Team

    One day after adding four players in the 2017 NBA draft, the Sacramento Kings announced they have released veteran guard Arron Afflalo ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 17,127 reads 0 comments

  10. DeAndre Jordan Was 'Never' on Trade Block, According to Clippers Executive

    Los Angeles Clippers executive vice president of basketball operations Lawrence Frank denied Thursday that the team placed center DeAndre Jordan on the trade block. "DeAndre was never, ever dangled out there," Frank said, according to ESPN...

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  11. Lakers Reportedly Offered Teams 1st-Round Pick to Take Timofey Mozgov, Luol Deng

    The Los Angeles Lakers were reportedly desperate to move Timofey Mozgov and Luol Deng . On Friday, Zach Lowe of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 59,492 reads 0 comments

  12. Jimmy Butler Doesn't 'Like the Way Some Things Were Handled' by Bulls in Trade

    Jimmy Butler was shipped out of the Windy City Thursday when the Chicago Bulls dealt him to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a draft night blockbuster, and the All-Star swingman said Friday he wasn't necessarily thrilled with the way it happened...

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  13. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Suspended 2 Games for March DUI Arrest

    The NBA announced Friday that Detroit Pistons swingman Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been suspended two games after a March arrest on suspicion of DUI, according to  Sports Illustrated 's Jeremy Woo ...

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  14. Markelle Fultz Says 76ers Are Playoff Team After Being Picked No. 1 in NBA Draft

    Markelle Fultz hasn't been a member of the Philadelphia 76ers for 24 hours yet, but he's already setting the bar high in advance of his rookie season...

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  15. NBA Awards Show 2017: Full List of Awards and TV Schedule

    The first-ever NBA Awards show is set to take place Monday in the Big Apple, and all of the league's biggest regular-season honors will be handed out...

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  16. Jimmy Butler Says He Had Nothing to Do with Trainer Blasting Bulls After Trade

    Jimmy Butler 's trainer, Travelle Gaines, made news Thursday when he criticized the Chicago Bulls front office, but the three-time All-Star insisted he wasn't behind it...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 28,479 reads 0 comments

  17. Migos Rapper Quavo Impresses in Pickup Game with Shareef O'Neal in Los Angeles

    Quavo, one-third of the rap group Migos, is a solid athlete. We've seen him show off impressive touch with a football and bust fellow hip-hop artist Tory Lanez in a game of one-on-one (warning : link contains NSFW language) ...

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  18. Top Undrafted Players from 2017 NBA Draft

    NBA players slip through the draft's cracks every year. Last season, Yogi Ferrell, Ron Baker, David Nwaba, Marshall Plumlee, Wayne Selden Jr. and Fred VanVleet saw NBA minutes after not being picked...

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  19. Jimmy Butler Posts Farewell to Bulls, Fans After Being Traded to Timberwolves

    One day after the Chicago Bulls announced they had traded Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves , the three-time All-Star bid farewell to the city he's called home for the last six years...

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  20. 2017 NBA Draft Grades: Complete Results and Scores for Each Team

    It's only fitting the 2017 NBA draft offered a reality in which the Sacramento Kings emerged the biggest winners of all. The ride to the draft itself took more twists and turns than usual, with the No...

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  21. Bryce Alford to Play for Warriors Summer League Team After Going Undrafted

    Former UCLA standout guard Bryce Alford reached an agreement to play for the reigning champion Golden State Warriors ' summer-league team after not getting picked in the 2017 NBA draft Thursday night...

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  22. NBA Draft 2017: Full Results and Grades for All Prospects Selected

    Each NBA draft has a lasting legacy. For example, 2003 will be remembered for the four future All-NBA Team members (who all may be Hall of Famers someday) picked in the top five selections...

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  23. No. 1 Pick Markelle Fultz Happy to Go to 76ers Because Philly Has 7 Chick-fil-As

    When eventual No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz found out that the Philadelphia 76ers traded up to the top spot in the 2017 NBA draft, he had one question. "OK, cool...

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  24. NBA Twitter Digs Up Old Social Media Posts from Draftees, Many Get Deleted

    Warning: Some posts contain NSFW content. The NBA draft is an annual reminder that nothing ever dies on the internet. Ask Larry Nance Jr ...

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  25. NBA Draft Results 2017: Team-by-Team Grades, List of Picks and Analysis

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver kicked off the 2017 draft with a message about the importance of every single draft position, No. 1 through 60...

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