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“NBA CROSSOVER” returns to London
The NBA today announced that London will once again host NBA Crossover, a cultural exhibition displaying the convergence of the NBA and popular culture. The free exhibition will take place at Westfield London, Ariel Way Shepherds Bush, London, W12 7GF from August 10-12 read more
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Kawhi Leonard: Moving the immovable object
Earlier today, the San Antonio Spurs finally succeeded in trading disgruntled All-Star Kawhi Leonard. As ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported: Spurs have agree to trade Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green to Toronto for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl and a protected 2019 first-round pick, league sources tell ESPN. Trade call with league office is starting shortly. —
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Forget ROY, A'ja Wilson could be the MVP
Wilt Chamberlain in 1960, Wes Unseld in 1969 and Candace Parker in 2008. Basketball players who won the Rookie of the Year and the MVP in the same season are rare. There are fewer recipients than there were members of the Jackson 5. More Horseman of the Apocalypse have appeared than joint ROY-MVP candidates. Even
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LeBron James is finally a Laker, but what next?
It’s a move that’s been coming ever since the Cleveland Cavaliers blew up their roster back in February to try and convince James that he had a future in ‘The Land’. Not wanting to spend the remaining years of his career slogging it out with Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson and J.R. Smith, LeBron did the only thing anyone realistically ever thought he was going to do, despite outside interest from the Philadelphia 76ers.
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Parker’s pretty passes ignite L.A.’s spark
For a 10-year veteran of the WNBA, Candace Parker is still crushing the hopes of opponents. She can bang inside the paint, fire from outside, drive to the hoop and impose her will offensively. But the Los Angeles Sparks haven’t required the two-time MVP to take on the leading scorer’s role in recent years, thanks to the team’s addition of the 2016 MVP Nneka Ogwumike.
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2018 NBA Draft: Top 10 Prospects
It feels as if people have been talking about the 2018 NBA Draft class for years now. Loaded with talent, many seem to believe that it has the potential to be the best since the legendary 2003 class, which delivered the likes of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony. While it may not feature
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