NBA Players Newswire (Page 8)

NBA Players Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Knicks fire coach Derek Fisher; Rambis gets interim jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Chronicle Herald

    Derek Fisher had just finished a long playing career when Phil Jackson picked him to coach the New York Knicks. Just 1 1/2 seasons later, Jackson decided he needed someone else.

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  2. Russell Westbrook stands behind Kevin Durant, mimics him during interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MSNBC

    Monday morning trade scuttle: Orlando isn't outright shopping Tobias Harris, but word is the Magic aren't discouraging offers for him either There's a growing sense among rival executives that Orlando, now 3-15 in 2016, is open to proposals of any kind to get a bit more seasoned. I'm skeptical this is significant.

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  3. Kevin Durant reflects on photographing the Super Bowl, calling it a top-five life experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NewsOK.com

    Kevin Durant has hit game-winning shots, won an Olympic gold medal, put up 66 points in a legendary Rucker Park performance and achieved nearly every basketball goal imaginable sans an NBA title. But on Sunday, he did something he said was one of the "top five times of my life."

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  4. Pistons look to break out of slump against RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Piston Powered

    Jan 30, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond goes up against Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas at Air Canada Centre. The Raptors beat the Pistons 111-107.

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  5. 4 things to watch for when NBA All-Star Weekend lands in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    Raptors' Kyle Lowry, left, and DeMar DeRozan will represent the home team as the NBA all-star weekend makes it's debut in Canada starting on Friday, Feb. 12. The NBA All-Star Weekend will take place north of the border for the first time as Toronto gets the honour of hosting this year's star-studded event. The league's mid-season showcase will be an entertaining few days for basketball fans, here's what to look out for when the three-day long event kicks off on Friday: The whole weekend builds up to the final event - the game that pits the best of the East and West against each other at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, Feb. 14 .

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  6. Warriors' Ezeli to have exploratory surgery on left kneeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Inside Bay Area

    Warriors backup center Festus Ezeli was scheduled to undergo exploratory surgery on his sore left knee Monday and will be sidelined for an undetermined length of time, coach Steve Kerr said. "It's a big loss.

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  7. Knicks Insider: Melo and Porzingis staying put, says PhilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Daily News

    Phil Jackson will be looking to improve the Knicks before the Feb. 18 trade deadline, but he says his two star players aren't going anywhere. On the day Jackson fired Derek Fisher as the team's head coach, the team president said Carmelo Anthony and rookie Kristaps Porzingis are off the table in trade discussions.

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    Monday Feb 8 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  9. Lakers vs Pacers Preview: Return to the Glory DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Lake Show Life

    If you're a lifetime fan of the Purple and Gold, you know the significance that Indiana has in Lakers lore. After a 12 year drought, Indiana served as the location that Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal led the Lakers to their 11th championship, putting the league on notice that the duo was no sham.

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  10. Wish Book: Readers grant holiday wishes for needy South Florida familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Miami Herald

    Wish Book contributors Micheal Perez and his mother, Maria Perez and Leda L. Falero sit with Wildine Aumoithe after giving her a laptop and printer. Trainer Carlos Uz, of Fitness Sports Karate, Inc. runs with autistic twins Rocky and Ricky Thomas, during a weekly free karate class at their Homestead home as part of Wish Book.

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  11. Golden State Warriors' Festus Ezeli Hilariously Congratulates Eli Manning By AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Rant Sports

    With his North Carolina roots, Stephen Curry 's favoritism for the Carolina Panthers was obvious and expected heading into Super Bowl 50. But one of his Golden State Warriors teammates, center Festus Ezeli , made a hilarious mistake after the Denver Broncos won on Sunday night. The Warriors' big man went to Twitter after the game to say he was happy for Eli Manning while offering props for being a class act and a true professional.

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  12. Russell Westbrook Reflects on Favorite Jordans & Debuting the Aj XXX in #Wearejordan CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Hypebeast.com

    Adding another All-Star appearance to his resumA , Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook will be representing Jordan Brand as he takes the floor during the highly-anticipated activities in Toronto. Part of Jordan Brand's #WEAREJORDAN Campaign, Westbrook reflects on his feelings towards being the face to go along with the debut of the upcoming Air Jordan XXX .

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  13. Knicks fire coach Derek Fisher; Rambis interim head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Derek Fisher was fired as New York Knicks coach Monday, with his team having lost five straight and nine of 10 to fall well back in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Associate head coach Kurt Rambis was promoted to interim head coach at least through the rest of the season.

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  14. Video Highlights: Black Caps 55-Run Victory Over AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Scoop

    The Black Caps have claimed a monumental 55-run win against Australia in the final ODI in Hamilton, and retained the Chappell-Hadlee series in the process. Kiwi rally driver Hayden Paddon is hoping for another top-five finish when he tackles the high speed snow and ice of Rally Sweden.

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  15. Raptors Power Ranking Poll Week 15: Winter is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Raptors HQ

    Not to be the fly in the ointment, as it were, but the All-Star news this week has not be all good. Yes, the Raptors will have Kyle Lowry there as a starter, and DeMar DeRozan in a reserve role.

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  16. NBA TV Betting Preview: Orlando Magic at Atlanta HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Maddux Sports Blog

    Tobias Harris has already been the subject of some trade rumors. He is signed for three more seasons at $16 million per.

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  17. New York Knicks Fire Head Coach Derek FisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Double G Sports

    The team fired Derek Fisher on Monday after they lost their fifth straight game. After a promising start to the season, the Knicks are just 23-31 and fading fast in the Eastern Conference playoff picture.

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  18. Knick coaching candidates: Thibodeau, Walton, Ewing and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Daily News

    ... (56-85 in parts of two seasons), and his big idea as head coach was to cancel morning shootarounds because NBA players don't like to wake up early for them, a plan he stuck with even after his point guard, Ty Lawson, was busted for drunk driving. He ...

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  19. Re: How valuable are the Raptors' trade assets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Raptors Republic

    All-Star Weekend takes place in Toronto this weekend, and while that`s going to deservedly draw all of the attention, it also highlights another important part of the NBA schedule: The impending trade deadline. All-Star Weekend usually comes with an unwritten embargo on rumors and reports, but the Monday that follows is generally one of the most speculation-heavy days on the calendar, with general managers coming off of a weekend with plenty of time to talk shop.

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  20. Game Preview: Los Angeles Clippers vs Philadelphia 76ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Sixer Sense

    Feb 7, 2016; Miami, FL, USA; Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul drives to the basket as Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic applies pressure during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The Philadelphia 76ers are coming off of their seventh win of the season in Monday night's matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers, who are right in the middle of a 4-game road trip, in which they are 2-0 so far.

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