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NBA: Joel Embiid sledges Aron Baynes’ man bun, 76ers star trashes Celtics centre

JOEL Embiid has been taking in the back-end of NBA Playoffs from home, and he decided to jump on Twitter to take a veiled shot at Australian centre Aron Baynes. Midway through Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Philadelphia 76ers star — and teammate of Baynes’ fellow Australian, Ben Simmons

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NBA vs NBL preseason game: LA Clippers, Sydney Kings in talks to play game in Hawaii

THE Los Angeles Clippers and Sydney Kings are in advanced talks to face each other in an NBA preseason game, league sources told foxsports.com.au. The fixture will be held in Hawaii, sources said, with the Clippers looking set to ‘host’ the NBL team after spending training camp on the island

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Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley: Inside the NBA feud, playoffs

SHAQUILLE O’Neal was one of the most dominant players the NBA has ever seen and was near on unstoppable to slow down. His brutality on the hardwood has carried over into his media career and he delivered a swift takedown of fellow Inside the NBA panellist Charles Barkley. This isn’t the first

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NHL: Nathan Walker, Washington Capitals, Pittsburgh Penguins

AT the same time as Ben Simmons and Joe Ingles have been making headlines in the NBA playoffs, another Aussie is creating waves in a possible championship run in the US. Nathan Walker became the first Australian to play in the NHL when his debuted for …

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Ben Simmons’ 76ers vs Celtics: Game 4, NBA Playoffs live coverage, scores, updates, highlights, video

BEN Simmons and his Philadelphia 76ers are playing for their lives. Down 3-0 to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference semi-finals, Brett Brown’s team needs a win to keep their season alive. Follow the action in the live blog below! Tip-off is at 8am (AEST). Simmons finished with 16 points,

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NBA Playoffs: Dante Exum, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

IT’S not all bad for Danté Exum after suffering a hamstring injury in Game 4 of the Utah Jazz’s Western Conference semi-finals against the Houston Rockets. According to Yahoo Sports Insider Shams Charania, Exum will be day-to-day with a strained left hamstring after an MRI and further evaluation

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NBA: Detroit Pistons fire Stan Van Gundy

AFTER four seasons of mediocrity, the Detroit Pistons are moving on without Stan Van Gundy. He won’t return as president of basketball operations and he isn’t staying on as Detroit’s coach, either. Van Gundy held both those roles for four years, and at times the Pistons seemed to be making

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NBA Playoffs: Dante Exum injury, Jazz vs Rockets Game 4, Joe Ingles, Warriors Game 4 win over Pelicans

DANTÉ Exum was off to an incredible start to Game 4 of the Western Conference semi-finals, but suffered a non-contact leg injury in the third quarter that has Utah Jazz fans hoping for the best. Midway through the third period, Exum came up limp on a d…

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Kobe Bryant doesn’t like the look of Ben Simmons’ shooting stroke

BEN Simmons’ biggest flaw has been under the microscope throughout his entire rookie season and now an NBA legend has weighed in. From shots taken outside of 10 feet from the rim, Simmons has struggled mightily as he’s only managed to hit 69 shots from 224 attempts. Teams have tried to force

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NHL warns Brad Marchand to stop licking opponents

THE NHL has told Brad Marchand to stop licking opponents or the Boston Bruins forward will face punishment. Senior vice president of hockey operations Colin Campbell spoke to Marchand and Bruins general manager Don Sweeney on Saturday about Marchand’s actions against Tampa Bay a night earlier. Marchand

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NBA Playoffs 2018: Ben Simmons advice from Allen Iverson after Game 2 loss

BEN Simmons admitted that his performance in Game 2 was the worst he’d played all season, and part of his rebound effort was to talk things through with a Philadelphia 76ers legend. Allen Iverson, one of the best and most renowned guards in the NBA’s history, had a desire to talk with Simmons

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NBA Playoffs: Joe Ingles, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

WHEN the Utah Jazz lost their biggest star Gordon Hayward to the Boston Celtics during the NBA offseason, the question was simple. Who would fill the hole that he left? Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey pointed towards 25-year-old Rodney Hood — a pla…

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Ben Simmons: NBA Playoffs; 76ers vs Celtics, Game 2 live scores, updates, video, blog

BEN Simmons had arguably the quietest game of his career, as his Philadelphia 76ers gave up a big lead to drop Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semi-finals. The Australian point guard finished with just one point, five rebounds, and seven assists — tur…

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NBA Playoffs: Joe Ingles, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

WHEN the Utah Jazz lost their biggest star Gordon Hayward to the Boston Celtics during the NBA offseason, the question was simple. Who would fill the hole that he left? Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey pointed towards 25-year-old Rodney Hood — a pla…

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Ben Simmons: NBA Playoffs; 76ers vs Celtics, Game 2 live scores, updates, video, blog

BEN Simmons and his Philadelphia 76ers couldn’t get anything to work in Game 1, but they still have a chance to pick up an early road win on Friday (AEST). The Boston Celtics took the first game of the Eastern Conference semi-finals, with Brad Stevens’ team shooting lights out from beyond the

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NBA Playoffs: Joe Ingles, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets

WHEN the Utah Jazz lost their biggest star Gordon Hayward to the Boston Celtics during the NBA offseason, the question was simple. Who would fill the hole that he left? Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey pointed towards 25-year-old Rodney Hood — a pla…

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