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Fortnite, camo and old shoes: The ‘normal’ life of Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven...

Steven Adams looks at a picture of himself from his rookie season. It's from one of his first games as a pro, a 19-year-old Kiwi by way of one year at Pittsburgh, with raw talent and unknown potential....

Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni criticizes team for lack of rhythm

MINNEAPOLIS -- Coach Mike D'Antoni's concern about the possibility of the Houston Rockets losing their rhythm after clinching the NBA's top overall seed with a couple of weeks remaining in the regular season has become a reality.The Rockets...

The Milwaukee Bucks are counting on Giannis Antetokounmpo to take them to new heights

Giannis Antetokounmpo has a vision.He looks into his future and sees his jersey being raised to the rafters, ideally next to a new championship banner or two, after an entire career spent playing for the Milwaukee Bucks."Definitely. That's...

76ers vs. Heat – Game Recap – April 21, 2018

MIAMI -- Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid certainly aren't acting like playoff first-timers, and JJ Redick provided the veteran leadership that Philadelphia so desperately needed.The 76ers might very well be the NBA's team of the future.And that future...

Markieff Morris of Washington Wizards fined for escalating altercation, pushing official

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The NBA fined Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris $25,000 on Saturday for "attempting to escalate an altercation and pushing a game official" during a scuffle with the Toronto Raptors in Game 3 of their first-round...

Justise Winslow of Miami Heat fined $15K for stepping on Joel Embiid’s mask

MIAMI -- Heat wing Justise Winslow was fined $15,000 for intentionally stepping on the facemask of Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid, the NBA announced Friday.Winslow stepped on Embiid's mask in the second quarter of the Sixers' Game 3...

Aaron Rodgers of Green Bay Packers purchases minority stake in Milwaukee Bucks

Aaron Rodgers has long professed his love for the NBA game and the Milwaukee Bucks.In fact, he has often used the hashtag #midrange because he loves that part of the game and has referred to Vlade Divac as...

With Joel Embiid back in action, the Philadelphia 76ers can be contenders

MIAMI -- Joel Embiid never really sleeps well. He's a night owl by nature. And since he moved to the United States (just seven years ago!) he has formed a bad habit of playing video games way too...

Hassan Whiteside of Miami Heat says he’s ‘not as involved’ in offense, wants more...

MIAMI -- Heat center Hassan Whiteside suggested a change in Miami's offensive approach has affected his production in the playoffs."It's just different, man. I feel like our offense is a lot different. I'm not as involved in as...

Tyronn Lue implores rest of Cleveland Cavaliers roster to step up after LeBron James’...

CLEVELAND -- After a 100-97 win over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night in which the Cleveland Cavaliers needed 46 points from LeBron James to even their Eastern Conference first-round series, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue challenged the rest...

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Sting relives the final match of his career with Seth Rollins at Night of Champions 2015 in this riveting 360° interview featuring The...

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