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  1. Why the future is bright for the Minnesota TimberwolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago |

    Oct. 28, 2015 cannot come soon enough for Minnesota fans. Last year, the Timberwolves ended the season with the worst record in the NBA at 16-66.


  2. The Sir'Dominic Pointer projectRead the original story

    6 min ago | Fear the Sword

    Sir'Dominic Pointer will be with the Canton Charge to start the season, but can he have an impact on the future of the Cavs? I'm not a big college basketball follower, but I can still remember the first time I saw Sir'Dominic Pointer play. I was flipping through the channels during the conference tournaments, trying to figure out who I was going to put my money behind during March Madness and I stopped on the St. John's game for a bit.


  3. Usain Bolt pays homage to LeBron JamesRead the original story

    6 min ago | Fear the Sword

    Usain Bolt replicates LeBron James ' signature celebratory move after racking up another gold medal for Jamaica at the IAAF World Championships over the weekend.


  4. Police: Simmons College professor accused of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    Alyssa Azotea of Concord, New Hampshire, turned herself into police last week and was charged with four felony counts of computer pornography prohibited and three misdemeanor counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Police have accused Azotea of having online conversations with a man in Hollis, New Hampshire, referencing sex with young children.


  5. NBA D-League Skyforce set tryouts in Sioux Falls, MiamiRead the original story

    11 min ago | USA Today

    League Skyforce set tryouts in Sioux Falls, Miami Check out this story on SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Athletes with dreams of playing professional basketball can try out for the NBA Development League team in South Dakota. The Sioux Falls Skyforce is holding open tryouts in both Sioux Falls and Miami.


  6. LeBron James May Be Done Winning NBA MVP Awards, and That's OkRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | BleacherReport

    Still in the thick of his prime, with the NBA 's top talent firmly in his shadow, it doesn't seem possible that LeBron James has already won his last MVP award. James has four Maurice Podoloff trophies to his name, tying him with Wilt Chamberlain for the third most in league history.


  7. NBA Rumors: Zeller, Sullinger To Likely Get Extensions From CelticsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Sir Charles in Charge

    Dec 31, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics center Tyler Zeller high fives Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger as Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins holds the ball after a Boston basket during the first half at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports The Boston Celtics are one big move away from being big players in the Eastern Conference, and quite possibly the NBA.


  8. The 5 Worst Thunder Draft Picks of All-TimeRead the original story

    37 min ago | Welcome to Loud City

    The Thunder are one of the most successful small market franchises in the NBA, and it's all due to the excellent work of their front office. However, even Sam Presti is liable to commit an error now and again.


  9. Watch Snoop Dogg Shoot Hoops With Former Laker Steve NashRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Billboard

    When Snoop Dogg wants to play pick-up, he doesn't just head out to the nearest schoolyard hoop. No, he hits up two-time MVP Steve Nash for a few rounds in what appears to be Nash's private gym.


  10. Ranking the Milwaukee Bucks' 2015 Roster: Miles GlumleeRead the original story

    41 min ago | Brew Hoop

    "Youth movement" is a pretty catchy phrase for rebuilding NBA teams. It got tossed around a fair amount in Bucks -centric chatter last season.


  11. Report: Jordan dumps agent after Mavs messRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | CBS Sports

    As one of the biggest names on the free agent market, Jordan was wooed heavily by Chandler Parsons , Mark Cuban and the Dallas Mavericks . Feeling wanted by the Mavericks and with his agent Dan Fegan reportedly pushing him to sign with Dallas, Jordan gave his word to Cuban that he would be leaving the Clippers to play in his home state of Texas.


  12. Jordan could not sin shoes contract with the player is his own teamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LivePressWorld

    NBA official claims that the Michael Jordan cannot select one player of his team to get a Jordan shoe contract due to the strictly official salary rules. According to the recently report from famous wholesale nike shoes online seller, NBA official claims that the Michael Jordan cannot select one player of his team to get a Jordan shoe contract due to the strictly official salary rules.


  13. How Long Until The Sixers Bring In An Experienced Veteran?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Sixer Sense

    May 13, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce reacts to a play against the Atlanta Hawks during the second half in game five of the second round of the NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena. The Hawks defeated the Wizards 82-81.


  14. News from around Wisconsin at 5:28 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Relatives didn't know where he was buried or how he died until his great-grandson Andrew Daft began researching family history in 2012 and learned his death occurred at a mental institution. He also discovered that Gauslin, his grandmother's father, is buried in an unmarked grave in Appleton, about 100 miles north of Milwaukee.


  15. Kenny Atkinson, Dominican Republic fall to Mexico in FIBA Americas openerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Peachtree Hoops

    Kenny Atkinson's Dominican Republic squad suffered an 84-68 defeat to Mexico in their opener at the FIBA Americas. The FIBA Americas tournament began on Monday and Kenny Atkinson's Dominican Republic team dropped their first game falling to Mexico by a score of 84-68.


  16. CelticsBlog Triva: Celtics vs. Lakers quizRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Boston Celtics

    If one wishes to try the harder All-Star edition of the quiz, try to answer the questions without looking at the multiple choice offerings.


  17. Nerlens Noel Ranked 97th in Sports Illustrated's Top 100 NBA PlayersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Liberty Ballers

    Sports Illustrated compiles a yearly ranking of the NBA's Top 100 players for the following season from its two lead NBA bloggers - Rob Mahoney and Ben Golliver, both very-respected writers - and Nerlens Noel might be the only 76er included on the list at number 97. Here's Mahoney on the second-year center: Over the course of his rookie season, Noel evolved from an empty void of an offensive player to an occasionally helpful one. That shift was enough to let the now 21-year-old's strengths on defense shine through to top 100 standing.


  18. Bill O'Reilly: How Donald Trump's campaign is actually helping the Democratic PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    It seems Mr. Trump has taken a break this week as no public rallies are scheduled. His flamboyant, sometimes bombastic personality has overshadowed every other person running for president as we all know.


  19. CBS' Kings season previewRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sactown Royalty

    I have noticed a common theme from the national media saying that Vlade's moves will get us between 35-40 wins and that is why they criticize the Stauskas trade. The other thing I've noticed is everyone talks about us needing Rondo to bounce back to even win 40 games.


  20. Suns Column: Patience The Best Approach With Markieff MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Valley of the Suns

    Feb 20, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris dribbles in the first quarter against the Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Bennett at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports In an offseason that saw the Phoenix Suns draft Devin Booker , sign Tyson Chandler , miss out on LaMarcus Aldridge and re-sign Brandon Knight , Markieff Morris has somehow become the biggest story of the summer.