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Lonzo Ball of Los Angeles Lakers bounces back from recent struggles with second career...

LOS ANGELES -- While his father and President Donald Trump engage in a war of words, Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball blocked out any distractions and collected his second career triple-double on Sunday against the...

Paul Millsap of Denver Nuggets sprains wrist; X-rays pending

Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap left with a sprained left wrist in the second quarter of the team's 127-109 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.Millsap had X-rays, but Denver coach Mike Malone didn't yet know the results.Millsap is...

Orlando Magic to end Orlando Pro Summer League, will play in Las Vegas

The Orlando Magic will no longer host their annual summer league, and they instead will participate in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.The Magic had held the Orlando Pro Summer League since 2002, with eight teams participating...

NBA — Which player had the best sneakers in Week 5

9:54 AM ETNick DePaulaESPN As the Boston Celtics continued their win streak, Kyrie Irving led the charge in two different special edition sneakers. In Thursday's comeback win over the Golden State Warriors, he debuted a shamrock-laden gold-and-green "Luck"...

Coach Brad Stevens saying Boston Celtics aren’t as good as record indicates

ATLANTA -- Celtics coach Brad Stevens isn't letting his team become content after 14 straight wins, and he continues to suggest that Boston might not be as good as its record indicates."We haven't played well enough to consider...

SportsNation — Are the Boston Celtics for real?

The Boston Celtics' season was largely considered over a mere five minutes in, when forward Gordon Hayward, who joined the team in the summer on a four-year, $128 million maximum contract, went out with a season-ending left ankle...

Zach Lowe 10 things I like and don’t like, featuring the Pelicans

It's Friday, and time for a pre-holiday serving of 10 Things.1. The super-switchable CelticsI try to avoid featuring the same team here in consecutive weeks, but when you win 14 straight and interrupt the Warriors' demolition of the...

Zach Lowe on Nikola Jokic, Jamal Murray and the Denver Nuggets

The last straw for Mike Malone, fiery head coach of a rising League Pass darling searching for the effortless offense that made fans swoon, came when Nikola Jokic lollygagged getting back on defense during practice last week."I jumped...

Lonzo Ball not heading to bench, Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton says

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Coach Luke Walton says rookie Lonzo Ball remains the Los Angeles Lakers' starting point guard and that there is no talk of moving the No. 2 overall draft pick to the bench.Struggling with his...

Fantasy Basketball – Fantasy 30 – It’s all about Joel Embiid –

From an epic game by one of the game's best young centers to key players returning from injury and more, the NBA continues to keep us on our toes.Here's a look at the most fantasy relevant news and...

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Brewers pitcher Jimmy Nelson will miss a chunk of 2018 season

Sep 8, 2017; Chicago, IL, USA; Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson (52) pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning...

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