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LeBron James, Anthony Davis Combine For 58 as Lakers Edge Trae Young, Hawks

The Los Angeles Lakers pocketed their seventh straight victory by defeating the Atlanta Hawks 101-96 at State Farm Arena Sunday night. The Hawks gave the Lakers a scare, though...

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Report: Mavs' Luka Doncic 'Might' Return from Injury 'Within a Couple of Weeks'

Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic is likely facing a few weeks on the sidelines after suffering an ankle sprain in the team's 122-118 overtime loss against the Miami Heat on Dec...

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Greg Moore, Arizona Republic

Why Bill Russell finally, quietly accepted his Hall of Fame ring 44 years later

Bill Russell received a ring from Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame recently in a ceremony in Southern California. Why did it take so long?

       

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Ben Steele, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks cruise past Cavaliers for 18th straight win

Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks just keep winning, no matter what, rolling past the Cavaliers 125-108 to run their win streak to 18 games.

       

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Joe Lapchick 100-Year-Old 'Original Celtics' Jersey Sells for $126K at Auction

A game-worn jersey from Hall of Fame center Joe Lapchick while he was a member of the Original Celtics in the 1920s sold for $126,377 during SCP Auctions ' fall premier event Saturday night...

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Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY

NBA trade deadline: Chris Paul, Kevin Love, DeMar DeRozan among players who could be dealt

Monday is the unofficial start of the trade season because a majority of players who signed free-agent contracts in the summer can be moved.

       

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Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY

LeBron James will be in Ohio for Bronny Jr.'s game against alma mater St. Vincent-St. Mary

LeBron James hasn't had much of a chance to watch his freshman son, Bronny Jr., play varsity basketball at Sierra Canyon. He will Saturday in Ohio.

       

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NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on D'Angelo Russell, Kevin Love Trades, More

On Thursday, ESPN's Kevin Pelton tweeted that the NBA is in its longest non-lockout trade drought since the ABA-NBA merger, with the last completed trade occurring on July 11th...

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Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY

LeBron James sparks Lakers after getting chewed out by teammates

After a turnover-filled first half, LeBron James heard it from Anthony Davis. He responded with a big second half to guide the Lakers past the Heat.

       

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Matt Velazquez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks pull away from Grizzlies for 17th straight win

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 17 of his 37 points in the fourth as the Bucks came alive and put away the Grizzlies to extend their win streak to 17.

       

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B/R Countdown: Top 10 NBA Christmas Plays of the Past 5 Years

NBA Christmas 2019 is approaching so to celebrate in this edition of B/R Countdown, we count down the Top 10 plays from the past 5 NBA Christmas Days. Watch the video above for all of the highlights...

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Video: 1991 Episode of 'Seinfeld' Predicts Exact Score of Cavs' Win vs. Spurs

Apparently The Simpsons isn't the only television show with uncanny predictive powers. A scene from a 1991 episode of Seinfeld correctly forecasted the Cleveland Cavaliers would ...

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NBA Rumors: Latest on Kevin Love, Andre Iguodala Trade Buzz and More

The unofficial start to the NBA trade season is nearly here. On December 15, players who were signed in the offseason will be trade-eligible...

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Jeff Zillgitt, Mark Medina and Matt Eppers, USA TODAY

Best of the decade: Top NBA Finals moments include LeBron James' first title, Ray Allen's crazy 3-pointer

This decade featured eye-popping moments to remember in the NBA Finals, from LeBron James' first championship to the Golden State Warriors' dynasty.

       

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Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY

Former NBA commissioner David Stern hospitalized after sudden brain hemorrhage

The league announced in a statement that former commissioner David Stern underwent emergency surgery after suffering a sudden brain hemorrhage.

       

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Mark Medina, USA TODAY

Opinion: Are the Lakers as good as their 22-3 record to start the season?

The Los Angeles Lakers have the best record in the NBA, and there's no signs of letting up from LeBron James and Anthony Davis.

       

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Bucks, Kings to Take Part in Represent Justice's Basketball Games in Prisons

The Milwaukee Bucks and Sacramento Kings are each set to take on a major role in the Represent Justice campaign's Play for Justice initiative. According to Marc J...

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Knicks Rumors: List of Possible Candidates to Replace David Fizdale Revealed

The New York Knicks are very likely to finish the 2019-20 season with interim head coach Mike Miller at the helm, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, though ...

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Jeff Zillgitt, Mark Medina and Matt Eppers, USA TODAY

Where does Anthony Davis rank among MVP contenders? Will Cavaliers trade Kevin Love?

USA TODAY's NBA staff addresses where Lakers star Anthony Davis fits in the MVP conversation and trade prospects for Cleveland's Kevin Love.

       

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Josh Peter, USA TODAY

Opinion: Why Donald Sterling saga remains most memorable story of decade for me

USA TODAY Sports reporter Josh Peter recalls how he unearthed exclusive stories on banned NBA owner Donald Sterling and his assistant V. Stiviano.

       

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