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Lakers’ J.R. Smith: LeBron James “could win MVP every single year”

LeBron James winning his fourth NBA title — and being the Finals MVP with three different franchises — has sparked another round of discussion of LeBron’s legacy (and his case

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Minnesota head Gersson Rosas doesn’t see clear No. 1 pick. Yet.

There is no Zion Williamson. Or Ja Morant. Or, going back, no Ben Simmons or Karl-Anthony Towns or Anthony Davis. No player in the 2020 NBA Draft stands out as

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NBA agent: ‘This Black Lives Matter stuff … players are being manipulated’

The NBA – as protests filled the streets in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death, national sentiment on race shifted and players contemplated skipping the restart at Disney World –

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Nate Bjorkgren promises “very disruptive, very aggressive style” in Indiana

“Very disruptive. Very aggressive style.” Those words from new Pacers coach Nate Bjorkgren were exactly what Indiana president Kevin Pritchard wanted to hear. Pritchard had fired coach Nate McMillan not

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Has John Lucas supplanted Jeff Van Gundy as favorite to become Rockets coach?

Jeff Van Gundy was the early frontrunner to become the next Rockets coach. Brian Windhorst of ESPN: I think circumstances have changed. Many people think John Lucas, the longtime assistant

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New Orleans Pelicans hire Stan Van Gundy as next coach

New Orleans wants to be a winner sooner rather than later, and to do that they need to improve dramatically on the defensive end. Stan Van Gundy is a perfect

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Morning Report: Dana White says UFC 254 is ‘trending to be the biggest fight we’ve ever had’

On Saturday afternoon, Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his UFC lightweight title against interim champion Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 in Abu Dhabi. The fight presents what many consider to be

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