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Why Luka Doncic might be the safest pick in the NBA draft

The Slovenian prospect who dreams of dunking on LeBron James appears to have the skills, versatility and experience to make an immediate impact.

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Five things we learned at the NBA Players Top 100 Camp

Five things we learned at the NBA Players Top 100 Camp in Charlottesville, Va., which ended this past weekend: Though many of the top players were missing for the camp because they were playing either for the USA Basketball U18 team in the FIBA America…

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Cavs Have Called Spurs About Possible Kawhi Leonard Trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been one of several team to call the San Antonio Spurs about the availability of Kawhi Leonard. The Cavaliers’ best asset is the Brooklyn Nets’ pick at No. 8 while they also have Kevin Love on a $24 million deal for 18-19 and $25 million for 19-20. Leonard has one

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NBA Trade Rumors: Updates on Potential Blockbuster Deals Entering 2018 Draft

With the 2018 NBA draft days away, most of the talk around the NBA is swirling around Kawhi Leonard.  Franchises across the league are working up potential trade packages behind the scenes in order to bring in Leonard.  Acquiring the 26-year-old could …

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Lowe: New kind of crunch time has NBA luminaries excited

The organizers of The Basketball Tournament, the $2 million winner-take-all pickup-style challenge entering its fifth iteration, did not know quite what to expect last year when they experimented with a radical change to crunch time: shutting off the g…

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Lowe: New kind of crunch time has NBA luminaries excited

The organizers of The Basketball Tournament, the $2 million winner-take-all pickup-style challenge entering its fifth iteration, did not know quite what to expect last year when they experimented with a radical change to crunch time: shutting off the g…

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Kawhi Leonard trade: LA Clippers settle on deal but require major assurance

Leonard is understood to be seeking a move away from San Antonio Spurs. Relations between the player and team staff are said to be strained after he endured an injury-hit season in 2017/18. Leonard, a one-time NBA Finals MVP, made himself unavailable f…

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The interview remains critical in the NBA draft process

The elevator stopped at the 16th floor of the swanky hotel, and after a few nervous steps down the hallway a soon-to-be professional athlete was ready to face perhaps the most unpredictable part of the NBA draft process. Down in the lobby, Magic Johns…

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The Knicks hired Kaleb Canales as an assistant coach

Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted about the Knicks today, and the Woj bomb was (thankfully?) kind of a Woj firecracker: Cool! Canales probably was not on many Knicks fans’ radars before today, but he seems good! First off, he served under Rick Carlisle in Dallas since 2013, and Carlisle has coaxed playoff

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The NBA is lining up to trade for Kawhi Leonard

With the NBA world abuzz about Leonard wanting to play in Los Angeles, the Lakers and Clippers have begun circling the wagons. But don’t count out Eastern Conference contenders Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers. These two teams are loaded with young talent, more tradeable assets, and ready to

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How Kawhi Affects the Celtics

K, so I promised like a month ago that I would write about the Celtics trading Kyrie Irving. And I really was. But then we had bed bugs, and I was preparing for a trip abroad, so it hasn’t happened yet. But I’m working on it. Then, this Kawhi Leonard saying wants out stiff broke, and that’

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The NBA coaching institution strikes back

After a dry 2017 summer with no NBA head coaching changes, things got back to normal in 2018. Nine teams have hired new head coaches this summer, seven of those coming in the Eastern Conference. If there’s one unifying theme in the hirings, it’s that the profession of coaching has struck back

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The Knicks hired Kaleb Canales as an assistant coach

Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted about the Knicks today, and the Woj bomb was (thankfully?) kind of a Woj firecracker: Cool! Canales probably was not on many Knicks fans’ radars before today, but he seems good! First off, he served under Rick Carlisle in Dallas since 2013, and Carlisle has coaxed playoff

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Donovan Mitchell Favors One Star Over LeBron James In Free Agency

The Utah Jazz overachieved after losing Gordon Hayward in the offseason, getting a gem in the NBA Draft in Donovan Mitchell, who carried this team to the Western Conference semifinals. And while the Houston Rockets; a team which beat the Jazz 4-1 to mo…

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Shaq doesn’t want LeBron James to chase rings to close his career

Words of wisdom from the Hall of Famer.

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We’re launching the PBT Mailbag, so what questions do you want answered?

Questions can be submitted via Twitter or by sending us an email directly.

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