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  1. Five Chicago Bulls Players Make SI's List Of Top 100 Players Of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Pippen Ain't Easy

    Apr 18, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah celebrates with forward Pau Gasol as they enter a timeout against the Milwaukee Bucks during the fourth quarter in game one of the first round of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports Sports Illustrated released their list of the top 100 players for the upcoming season and the Chicago Bulls were well-represented.


  2. Curry vs. LeonardRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Golden State of Mind

    I'm convinced the Warriors will come out swinging again, and win again. In the west I fear only the Spurs, and them only because of Kawhi Leonard.


  3. Canada books spot in 2nd round at Olympic qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Canada's Kelly Olynyk, right, attempts a shot over Cuba's Jasiel Rivero, during the FIBA Americas Championship in Mexico City on Wednesday. Andrew Wiggins and Nik Stauskas each had 15 points to lead Canada to a 101-59 rout of Cuba on Wednesday at the FIBA Americas men's basketball championship.


  4. Here's how the Rockets should sort out their bench minutesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    Going into the 2014-15 season, depth was the Houston Rockets ' biggest concern. Behind what looked like an excellent starting five in Patrick Beverley , James Harden , Trevor Ariza , Terrence Jones and Dwight Howard, only power forward looked to have a capable backup -- if you believed in Donatas Motiejunas , which many Rockets fans didn't.


  5. Howard not charged for having gun at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was detained at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston on Aug. 28 when it was discovered he had a handgun in his carry-on bag. Law enforcement said Howard claimed ownership of the gun and was permitted to give the handgun to an associate.


  6. Philadelphia 76ers Feeling A Sixer DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense

    We've talked about t he plan, the process, the players, and even the proclivity of the Philadelphia 76ers' general manager to make moves upon moves to place the team into a position to succeed someday. Someday may never come if the stockpile of picks currently hoarded by Sam Hinkie do not someday translate into players who can take the team to the next level, or levels, going forward.


  7. Jeremy Lin went undercover as a trainer in new Adidas adRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    Jeremy Lin went "undercover" in a new video for Adidas, where he wears a pretty effective disguise and generally has a good time as a off-the-wall trainer at a gym.


  8. Teyana Taylor And Iman Shumpert Have Some Huge (Actually, Tiny) NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MTV

    The celebrity couple announced on Wednesday , that they're expecting a child together, due in January. Shumpert, an NBA player currently on the Cleveland Cavaliers who formerly played for the New York Knicks, announced the news in a glowing Instagram post that showed a picture of the ultrasound.


  9. Dwight Howard caught with gun at Bush IAHRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    Dwight Howard caught with gun at Bush IAH Howard said he forgot the gun was in the bag. Check out this story on May 23, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard laughs during the first quarter against the Golden State Warriors in game three of the Western Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center.


  10. Tunes: Chicano Music Fest embraces community's cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    The Chicano Music Fest and Bike and Car Show are taking over Labor Day weekend in Silver City. The purpose of the event is to promote the Chicano culture to younger generation through music, food and custom vehicles.


  11. Chandler Parsons Says Knee is 'Feeling Great', Aims for OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Smoking Cuban

    Apr 18, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons warms up before game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports It's no secret that any success the Mavericks enjoy this season hinges largely on Chandler Parsons getting healthy and staying that way.


  12. A Great Offseason Leads To A Promotion For Vlade DivacRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | A Royal Pain

    Mar 16, 2015; Sacramento, CA, USA; Sacramento Kings Vice President of basketball and franchise operations Vlade Divac looks on during the game against the Atlanta Hawks at Sleep Train Arena. The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Sacramento Kings 110-103.


  13. Building the best-ever Spurs starting lineupRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Pounding the Rock

    Basketball columnist extraordinaire Jesus Gomez had an interesting post the other day about how David West , who may well be a bargain next season considering his veterans-minimum salary, doesn't seem to be the best roster fit for the Spurs given his strengths and weaknesses and those of his teammates. I wrote a while back that the most logical way around those issues would be to play him exclusively with either Tim Duncan or LaMarcus Aldridge instead of, say, Boris Diaw .


  14. Serge Ibaka makes's Top 25 NBA playersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Starting the final 25 is Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, who was 19th on SI's 2014 list. From's Rob Mahoney: "Many of the flawed bigs in the NBA have interior offensive skill sets without the means to sufficiently protect the rim.


  15. Al Horford lands in Top 25 of's Top 100 NBA Players for 2016Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Peachtree Hoops

    Al Horford received big-time respect from Sports Illustrated on Wednesday, ranking as one of the top 25 players in the NBA for the 2015-2016 season. Sports Illustrated has been counting down the top 100 players in the NBA for the 2015-2016 season, and the Atlanta Hawks have been prominently involved with Tiago Splitter , Kyle Korver , Jeff Teague and Paul Millsap making the cut.


  16. Is Patrick Patterson good enough to start for the Toronto Raptors?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Raptors Rapture

    Jan 18, 2015; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors forward Patrick Patterson celebrates after hitting a three-pointer against the New Orleans Pelicans at Air Canada Centre. The Pelicans beat the Raptors 95-93.


  17. Dwight Howard stopped at IAH for loaded gun in carry-on bagRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    Houston Rockets superstar Dwight Howard was stopped at Bush Intercontinental Airport with a loaded gun in his carry-on bag. A Rockets spokesperson told KPRC 2, "The team is aware of the incident.


  18. Stephen Curry's Prime: How Good Can He Be?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Blue Man Hoop

    Apr 23, 2015; New Orleans, LA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after a three point basket forced the game into overtime in game three of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at the Smoothie King Center. The Warriors defeated the Pelicans 123-119 in overtime.


  19. Magic Johnson, Mark Cuban, & More Approached To Replace Donald...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    Donald Trump has had one of the most controversial 2015s in Hollywood ever since his racist campaign speech and subsequent firing from Celebrity Apprentice made him both public enemy No. 1 and, somehow, ahead in the polls.


  20. Dwyane Wade Drills Kid in DodgeballRead the original story

    14 hrs ago |

    Dwyane Wade, two-time NBA champion, played basketball at Richards High, patterned his game after Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan, and nowadays hosts a sports camp for children in New Lenox. The Miami Heat star let it be known recently that, whether it's basketball or dodgeball, he's got game.