1. Kobe Bryant Says He Doesn't Miss Basketball on 'Good Morning America'

    Kobe Bryant , on a promotional tour for his film Dear Basketball, told Good Morning America on Monday that he does not miss playing the sport. “No, I don’t. It’s crazy,” Bryant said...

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  2. Kristaps Porzingis 'Absolutely' Wants to Stay with Knicks, Talks on Phil Jackson

    Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis said he wants to spend his entire career in New York but acknowledged winning is the most important factor in deciding his long-term future...

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  3. Sixers Rookie Ben Simmons and Rapper Fabolous Trade Playful Shots on Instagram

    While in Philadelphia for Chris Brown’s "The Party Tour," rapper Fabolous met up with Sixers rookie Ben Simmons . Apparently, Fab kept the point guard waiting...

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  4. LeBron James Has Won 21 Consecutive 1st-Round Games, Includes 5 Straight Sweeps

    Fact: The Cleveland Cavaliers swept the Indiana Pacers with a 106-102 victory on Sunday. Teams led by LeBron James have won 21 consecutive first-round games and swept each of their past five first-round series...

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  5. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Prospects Facing Major Fall Down Draft Boards

    The NBA draft process can be cold. On the NFL side of things, prospects who fall down boards for one reason or another at least get some spotlight and explanation as to why...

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  6. 'Just Tell 'Em the Truth': With Steve Kerr Out, Backup Dubs Coach Governs Simply

    PORTLAND—Mike Brown, taking over one of the most talented teams in NBA history, just wants his routine back. “I really want to go to Starbucks right now...

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  7. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: Updated Bracket Dates, TV Network List and More

    Heading into the opening round of the NBA playoffs, there were two primary certainties: 1. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers would win...

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  8. Kristaps Porzingis Will Play for Latvia in 2017 EuroBasket

    New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis will play for Latvia in the 2017 EuroBasket championship, he announced at a press conference Monday. Andrejs Silins of Sportacentrs...

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  9. NBA Mock Draft After the Declaration Deadline

    The deadline to declare for the 2017 NBA draft has passed, but the field isn't set in stone. Prospects who've put their names in still have until after the NBA combine in May to return to school...

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  10. NBA Rookie of the Year 2017: Top Award Candidates and Announcement Date

    For 31 games, the NBA 's Rookie of the Year Award looked like Joel Embiid 's to lose. However, a season-ending meniscus tear dashed those thoughts and muddied the waters...

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  11. NBA Defensive Player of the Year 2017: Top Award Candidates, Announcement Date

    The 2016-17 NBA Defensive Player of the Year race hasn't garnered as much attention as the heated MVP battle that ensued between Russell Westbrook and James Harden , but it will ...

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  12. New NBA Superteams That Could Happen Before Next Season

    Superteam pursuits used to be all the rage in the NBA , with successful formations by the Los Angeles Clippers and since-torn-down Miami Heat acting as primary inspiration. They weren't the first superteams...

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  13. Isaiah Thomas Talks to Media for 1st Time Since Sister's Death After Celtics Win

    Boston Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas scored 33 points in his team's Game 4 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Sunday, but he said his mind is not completely focused on basketball in his first comments to the media since his sister's death...

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  14. Joe Johnson, Jazz Beat Clippers 105-98 in Rudy Gobert's Return, Tie Series at 2

    Not even food poisoning could stop the Utah Jazz from tying their playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday. Utah evened the series at two games apiece with a 105-98 victory at Vivint Smart Home Arena...

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  15. Gordon Hayward Exits Game 4 of Clippers vs. Jazz Due to Food Poisoning

    The Utah Jazz announced star forward Gordon Hayward was ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's playoff game against the Los Angeles Clippers with food poisoning after he played nine minutes in the first half...

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  16. Fred Hoiberg Rips Refs for Officiating of Isaiah Thomas After Bulls' Game 4 Loss

    Chicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg had some criticisms for the referees after his team's 104-95 loss to the Boston Celtics at United Center on Sunday...

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  17. Isaiah Thomas Propels Celtics to 104-95 Win vs. Bulls to Even Series at 2

    So long, 2-0 deficit. The Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 104-95 at the United Center on Sunday in Game 4 of the teams' first-round playoff series. After dropping the first two at home, the No...

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  18. James Harden Reveals Ankle Injury After Rockets' Game 4 Win vs. Thunder

    A quiet Game 4 from James Harden can apparently be blamed on an ankle injury. The Houston Rockets star told ESPN's Lisa Salters he suffered the injury in Game 3 and it slowed ...

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  19. Rudy Gobert Returns for Game 4 vs. Clippers After Recovering from Knee Injury

    The Utah Jazz received a nice boost in Game 4 with the return of center Rudy Gobert . The team announced the news pre-game after Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune first reported Gobert's return...

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  20. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Indiana Pacers

    The Indiana Pacers had every opportunity to spring a first-round upset over the Cleveland Cavaliers .In Game 1, C.J. Miles misfired on a clean look at what would’ve been the winning shot...

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  21. Former 5-Star SG Hamidou Diallo Enters 2017 NBA Draft, Doesn't Hire Agent

    Guard Hamidou Diallo never played a game for the Kentucky Wildcats, but he announced he is entering the NBA draft Sunday on his Twitter page: Diallo did note in his message ...

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  22. Russell Westbrook, Reporter Have Heated Exchange After Question on OKC Struggles

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook expressed his frustration with a reporter's question during a postgame press conference following the Thunder's 113-109 Game 4 defeat to the Houston Rockets at Chesapeake Energy Arena on Sunday...

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  23. James Harden, Nene Outduel Russell Westbrook as Rockets Win Game 4 vs. Thunder

    Despite an off game from James Harden , the Houston Rockets took a commanding 3-1 series lead against the Oklahoma City Thunder following a 113-109 win in the first round of the 2017 NBA playoffs...

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  24. Steve Kerr out for Game 4 vs. Blazers with Back Injury, Playoff Status Uncertain

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr will not coach Monday's Game 4 against the Portland Trail Blazers and could be out for significantly more time...

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  25. Russell Westbrook Becomes 2nd Player to Record 3 Straight Playoff Triple-Doubles

    After filling up the record books all season long, Russell Westbrook has kept his pace in the playoffs. Per ESPN , Westbrook joined Wilt Chamberlain as the only players with three straight triple-doubles in the postseason...

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