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Nov 23

Embiid: I think I’m NBA’s best defensive player

The Fast Break: November 22nd Take a quick trip through all the action in the NBA with The Fast Break. 2 minutes ago

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Nov 23

C’s Gave Something To Be Thankful For: 16 Straight

MIAMI – How fun was that? The Boston Celtics just went more than a month without losing a game before falling to the Heat 104-98 Wednesday night in Miami. This Thanksgiving, you have something to be thankful about from a basketball perspective. Certain…

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Nov 23

Chuck’s Daily Check In: 11.23.17

Utah 110-Bulls 80. Bulls (3-13, 1-9 on the road) Utah: (8-11, 7-4 at home) Bulls: Lopez-15 Utah: Favors-23 Bulls: Dunn-9 Utah: Favors-7 Bulls: Grant and Valentine each with 4 Utah: Mitchell-7 A 30 point Jazz second quarter put this one to bed. Utah ran…

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Nov 23

Walton Jr. Re-Joins Skyforce

The Miami HEAT announced today that Derrick Walton Jr. has re-joined the Sioux Falls Skyforce as part of his two-way contract. Walton Jr. has appeared in three games with the Skyforce this season averaging 15.3 points, 8.0 assists, 4.3 rebounds, 1.00 s…

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Nov 23

Evan Fournier: “Play Like It’s a Playoff Game For Us”

– Evan Fournier hails from suburban Paris, and while there’s no real equivalent to the Thanksgiving holiday in the French culture, the Orlando Magic forward knows he has plenty to be thankful for considering that he has reached many of his childhood dreams of playing in the NBA. Still, Fournier isn

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Nov 23

The Next Day

When a team comes into your building with 16 wins in a row and leaves with a one-game losing streak, that’s usually something to celebrate regardless of any surrounding context. And yet following the Miami HEAT’s 104-98 win over the Boston Celtics the message was unmistakable. “I don’t even

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Nov 23

Daily News – November 23, 2017

**NOTE: The news clips and articles listed don’t necessarily reflect the views or beliefs of the Cleveland Cavaliers or their Basketball Operations staff, partners, or sponsors.** Author: Chris Fedor Publication: Cleveland.com CLEVELAND, Ohio — Kevin Love, Dwyane Wade and the rest of the Cleveland

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Nov 23

Kia Rookie Ladder: Lauri Markkanen, John Collins join the mix

In the Week 6 edition of the , we check in on the five rookies who are making the biggest impact so far this season. *  | Week 4 | Week 5

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Nov 23

Horry Scale: Harrison Barnes outdoes JaMychal Green in Memphis

A reminder on The Horry Scale: It breaks down a game-winning buzzer-beater (GWBB) in the categories of difficulty, game situation (was the team tied or behind at the time?), importance (playoff game or garden-variety night in November?) and celebration…

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Nov 23

NYK 108, TOR 100: Knicks Catch Fire in the Third Quarter and THJ Sets Career-High

The Knicks staged a third quarter for the ages.  Trailing by 11 points at the half, New York erupted on a remarkable 28-0 run in the third and outscored the Raptors 41-10 in the period.  The Knicks caught fire by hitting 16-of-24 shots from the floor, …

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Nov 23

Denver Nuggets’ Paul Millsap explores options before surgery that would cost him 3 months

— The Denver Nuggets say they’re exploring options to repair All-Star Paul Millsap’s torn ligament in his left wrist amid concerns he’ll need surgery that will sideline him until late February. Coach Mike Malone said at the team’s shoot-around Wednesday that the Nuggets were unsure how

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Nov 22

Giannis Antetokounmpo (knee) out tonight vs. Phoenix Suns

The Milwaukee Bucks are looking to end a two-game losing streak tonight in Phoenix () and will have to do so without star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo.  Antetokounmpo will miss tonight’s game against the Suns due to right knee soreness, the team announced via Twitter this afternoon.  His absence

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Nov 22

Knicks Seek Revenge in Rematch Against Raptors

1.  On Monday night, the Knicks quickly bounced back in a lopsided 107-85 victory over the Clippers.  New York responded after falling behind by eight points in the second quarter by outscoring Los Angeles 30-10 for the remainder of the period.  Krista…

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Nov 22

Blogtable: Who would be a surprising Kia MVP winner in future?

I really don’t think any young unheralded player — seriously KG, Thon Maker? — has thrown down that gauntlet just yet. And I can’t recall the last time we’ve had a “surprise” MVP to that degree, if that’s ever happened before. But for the sake of playing along, Remember, key

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Nov 22

Blogtable: How would you pull LA Clippers out of their funk?

The LA Clippers have lost nine in a row. What is ailing them most and how would you fix it? I’ll give the Clippers a bit of a pass because of injuries, but this team looks rudderless especially in crunch time. But I’m getting nervous for coach Doc Rivers. The first and most obvious problem, one

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Nov 22

Wizards and Hornets meet in the Queen City

The Wizards wrap up their road trip tonight in Charlotte with a divisional matchup against the Hornets. Game Info Spectrum Center | 7:00 p.m. | NBCSW | 1500 AM Probable Starters Wizards (10-7): G – Wall, G – Beal, F – Porter Jr., F – Morris, C – Gortat…

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