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Tyson Chandler makes immediate impact in Los Angeles Lakers debut

LOS ANGELES -- It was fitting that the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves of all teams Wednesday because their wildest stretch of the season to date -- and yes, this is taking into account the fists...

Kyrie Irving of Boston Celtics fined $25K for throwing ball into stands

8:43 AM ETTim BontempsESPN PHOENIX -- Almost 24 hours after Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving fired the ball into the stands following a 115-107 loss to Denver on Monday night, the source of Irving's frustration -- a last-second...

Los Angeles Lakers sign Tyson Chandler

Center Tyson Chandler has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers after clearing waivers on a contract buyout with the Phoenix Suns, general manager Rob Pelinka announced Monday.The new contract for Chandler will pay him $2,109,867, according to ESPN's...

NBA — Nuggets are not wasting time with their breakthrough

3:21 AM ETTim BontempsESPN DENVER -- Back in April, the Denver Nuggets came as close as a team possibly can to making the NBA playoffs -- only to fail to do so. It took losing to the Minnesota...

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What Jeff Bzdelik’s return means for the Houston Rockets’ defense and Carmelo Anthony

The Houston Rockets, publicly and privately, have been adamant that defensive guru Jeff Bzdelik's retirement was not related to his history with Carmelo Anthony.We now have proof that Bzdelik is willing to work with Anthony again, almost a...

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside out vs. Detroit Pistons with knee injury

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, the NBA's second-leading rebounder, will not play in Monday night's game against Andre Drummond and the Detroit Pistons because of a knee injury.The Heat, who conclude a three-game road trip Monday, announced that...

Fantasy basketball — Rajon Rondo among top fantasy basketball free-agent finds and waiver pickups

Working the waiver wire is pivotal to succeeding in fantasy basketball. With so many games, injuries and endless shifts in rotations throughout the marathon campaign, we'll need to source stats from free agency to maximize our rosters.In this...

Minnesota Timberwolves swingman Jimmy Butler won’t play vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star swingman Jimmy Butler will not play Sunday's game in Portland, the first of a pair of back-to-back games, coach Tom Thibodeau told reporters at shootaround.Jimmy Butler made it clear that he might sit out one...

Goran Dragic of Miami Heat hampered by lingering pain in right foot

ATLANTA -- Heat point guard Goran Dragic sat out Miami's 123-118 loss at Atlanta due to persistent pain in his right foot.Dragic was not in uniform Saturday night after a cortisone shot earlier in the week did not...

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin II

LOS ANGELES -- In boxing, if a fight makes sense, there's a good chance it won't happen or at least won't happen when...

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