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Feb 22

Paul Millsap practices, but is unlikely to play this week

The Denver Nuggets have had to navigate the majority of the 2017-18 season without their big offseason addition, Paul Millsap. Good news appears to be on the horizon, though, as the former All-Star is closing in on a return. Millsap has been out since …

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Feb 22

Keys to the Game: Bulls vs. 76ers (02.22.18)

Tonight the Bulls and the Philadelphia 76ers tip-off the post-All-Star portion of the 2017-18 season. The teams split the first two get-togethers, each winning at home. Tonight’s contest will be the last time they meet this year. Boosted by a season-high tying five-game winning streak, Philly comes

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Feb 22

Chuck’s Daily Check In 2.22.18

Philadelphia (30-25, 12-15 on the road) at Bulls (20-37, 13-16 at home). NBC Sports Chicago: Neil; Funk and Stacey King: 7PM CT tipoff. 670 The Score: Chuck Swirsky, Bill Wennington, Steve Kashul. 6:45PM CT pre. Bulls: Lavine 16ppg. Philadelphia: Embii…

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Feb 22

2/21 Optum Practice Report: ‘I Let My Team Down’

Marcus Smart returned to practice Wednesday after missing nearly a month with a hand injury.

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Feb 22

Keys to the Game: Bulls vs. 76ers (02.22.18)

Tonight the Bulls and the Philadelphia 76ers tip-off the post-All-Star portion of the 2017-18 season. The teams split the first two get-togethers, each winning at home. Tonight’s contest will be the last time they meet this year. Boosted by a season-high tying five-game winning streak, Philly comes

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Feb 22

Gameday Report: Clippers begin post-All-Star stretch at Golden State

7:30pm PT | TNT | AM 570 LA Sports Now that the All-Star break has ended, the Clippers are set to dive back into their playoff push. And they are diving right back into the deep-end. The Clippers (30-26) will travel to take on the defending champion Go…

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Feb 22

Larry Nance Jr. and other new Cleveland Cavaliers ready for home debuts

 — Larry Nance Jr. has run into an unexpected snag since joining the Cavaliers. “Trying to convince my mom that I’m not living at home,” he said, smiling. “We’re out looking for rental properties and stuff like that and she’s like, ‘Oh, our basement is pretty nice.’

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Feb 22

Larry Nance Jr. and other new Cleveland Cavaliers ready for home debuts

 — Larry Nance Jr. has run into an unexpected snag since joining the Cavaliers. “Trying to convince my mom that I’m not living at home,” he said, smiling. “We’re out looking for rental properties and stuff like that and she’s like, ‘Oh, our basement is pretty nice.’

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Feb 22

Larry Nance Jr. and other new Cleveland Cavaliers ready for home debuts

 — Larry Nance Jr. has run into an unexpected snag since joining the Cavaliers. “Trying to convince my mom that I’m not living at home,” he said, smiling. “We’re out looking for rental properties and stuff like that and she’s like, ‘Oh, our basement is pretty nice.’

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Feb 21

#CavsWizards Game Preview

The Cavaliers (34-22) are back on the court following the All-Star Break with an Eastern Conference matchup against the Washington Wizards (33-24) on Thursday night. Tipoff from The Q is at 8:00 p.m. (ET). With the Wine & Gold’s last contest coming a little over a week ago (February 13), it’s

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Feb 21

#CavsWizards Game Preview

The Cavaliers (34-22) are back on the court following the All-Star Break with an Eastern Conference matchup against the Washington Wizards (33-24) on Thursday night. Tipoff from The Q is at 8:00 p.m. (ET). With the Wine & Gold’s last contest coming a little over a week ago (February 13), it’s

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Feb 21

New York Knicks to Hold First-Ever Chinese New Year Celebration presented by adidas on February 24

The New York Knicks will hold their first-ever Chinese New Year Celebration presented by adidas on Saturday, February 24 as the team takes on the Boston Celtics at Madison Square Garden at 7:30pm. The celebration will highlight the Chinese Lunar New Ye…

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Feb 21

Celebrating Black History Month with NBA referees: Derrick Stafford

Of the 65 referees in the NBA this season, nine attended Historically Black Colleges and Universities. In celebration of Black History Month, we explore the unique bond that these officials have with one another and the impact that attending an HBCU ha…

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Feb 21

Celebrating Black History Month with NBA referees: Derrick Stafford

Of the 65 referees in the NBA this season, nine attended Historically Black Colleges and Universities. In celebration of Black History Month, we explore the unique bond that these officials have with one another and the impact that attending an HBCU ha…

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Feb 21

Coach Jeff Hornacek not expecting Joakim Noah to return to New York Knicks

From the sound of things today, the New York Knicks and Joakim Noah won’t be around each other anytime soon. Earlier this month, Noah and the Knicks mutually agreed on Noah’s indefinite leave from the team. He has not been with or around the team since Jan. 25 and coach Jeff Hornacek said after

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Feb 21

Blogtable: Are Golden State Warriors more vulnerable than they’ve been in years?

True or false: The Golden State Warriors look more vulnerable now than they have at any time in the last four seasons. The bench is a major question mark at present, with Shawn Livingston not looking/playing like himself, and Andre Iguodala unable to h…

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