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  1. Denver Nuggets: Murray's Recent Success Could be Springboard for Big Second HalfRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Nugg Love

    Jan 24, 2017; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray drives to the net against Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors and forward Gordon Hayward in the fourth quarter at the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets defeated the Jazz 103-93.

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  2. LeBron James defends Kyrie Irving's flat Earth statementRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Cavaliers 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Cleveland CaValiers as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Cavaliers 101.

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  3. Silver Touches On League's Growth, Irving's Flat Earth CommentsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NBA.com

    In a sign of how well things are going these days for the NBA, one of the big subplots to 2017 All-Star Weekend dealt with the purported view by one of the players here that the Earth is flat. Silver was asked about Kyrie Irving's comments in a recent podcast with Cavaliers teammates Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye, alleging that people have been bamboozled to think the world is round.

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  4. Adam Silver sides with science, says Earth is in fact roundRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks with the media during a news conference Saturday in New Orleans. NEW ORLEANS - The surprise debate of All-Star Weekend - is the Earth round or flat? - came up during NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's state of the league news conference Silver was asked about the "controversy," which began earlier this week when Cleveland Cavaliers star Kyrie Irving questioned whether the Earth is round on a podcast with teammates Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye.

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  5. Gordon Hayward finishes 2nd in Skills Challenge behind Knicks' Kristaps PorzingisRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... a lot of fun," he said. "I'm looking forward to the game tomorrow. I'm just taking it all in." BOLOMBOY IN ACTION: Utah Jazz rookie Joel Bolomboy, who has spent the majority of the season with the D-League Salt Lake City Stars, played in Saturday's ...

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  6. Kristaps Porzingis Wins 2017 Skills CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas drives during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Boston Wednesday Feb. 15 2017. The Celtics defeated the 76ers 116-108 In perhaps something that's as mythical as the unicorn nickname Porzingis has earned during his time in NY, the Knicks earned a trophy, as Porzingis took home the 2017 Taco Bell Skills Competition title.

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  7. Gordon Hayward-to-Boston chatter arises, and more social media reaction from NBA All-Star SaturdayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Utah Jazz small forward Gordon Hayward can opt out of his contract this summer, and there's been chatter that he could decide to reunite with college head coach Brad Stevens by signing with the Boston Celtics. Participating in the Skills Challenge of his first NBA All-Star Weekend on Saturday in New Orleans, Hayward beat Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas in the semifinals before losing to New York Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis in the finals.

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  8. Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis thrilled to win NBA Skills ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Photo Credit: Getty Images / Jonathan Bachman The Knicks' 7-3 forward won the NBA's Skills Challenge, beating Utah Jazz All-Star small forward Gordon Hayward in the finals. "It's a good feeling that I'm able to showcase my skill with my size and ...

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  9. Pelicans' Anthony Davis falls short in Skills Challenge but relishes...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... For the second year in a row, a big man won. Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks beat Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz in the final. "It's a message for the kids that the bigs have won it two years in a row," Porzingis said. "It means we can do ...

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  10. John Wall has skills - just not during All-Star Weekend contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... greatest foe in these contests - shooting. Wall kicked off the event alongside competitor Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz. Wearing a red Washington Wizards jersey and bright shoes, Wall jumped to an early lead over Hayward by using his speed. ...

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  11. Kristaps Porzingis Wins 2017 NBA Skills Challenge: Recap, Highlights, ReactionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The NBA may be dominated by guard play, but Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks proved the big men are a force to be reckoned with by defeating Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz to win the 2017 NBA Skills Challenge. The Jazz have been one of the best stories in the NBA this season, though they have the misfortune of playing in the same conference as the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets.

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  12. Isaiah Thomas falls in NBA Skills Challenge to Gordon Hayward: Kristaps Porzingis claims victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... very good at shooting, dribbling and passing and is also very fast. But Thomas fell in the second round to Utah Jazz star Gordon Hayward after missing several 3-pointers. Hayward then proceeded to lose in the final round to New York Knicks star ...

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  13. Bigs repeat in Skills Challenge as Porzingis winsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo Sports

    ... Phoenix Sun Devin Booker all fell in the first round, leaving the stage open for Boston Celtic Isaiah Thomas and Utah Jazz swingman Gordon Hayward (at 6-8, nearly a foot taller than his 5-9 counterpart) to battle to emerge out of the Guards bracket, ...

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  14. FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, Utah Jazz guard Gordon...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    New Orleans a Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward won two rounds before losing in the Skills Challenge championship to Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks on All-Star Saturday. Hayward beat Washington's John Wall and Boston's Isaiah Thomas to advance to the finals.

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  15. Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving says world is flatRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    During a Friday podcast hosted by teammates Channing Frye and Richard Jefferson, Irving declared that the Earth is flat, the Huffington Post reported. "This is not even a conspiracy theory.

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  16. 28 Days Later: What has survived the Utah Legislature?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... state coffers to fund education. That's become a priority because of a proposed 2018 ballot initiative backed by Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller and other business and community leaders that would raise the state's 5 percent income tax rate by ...

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  17. NBA star Kyrie Irving believes Earth is flat - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Many people have private beliefs -- very interesting beliefs -- that they choose not to make public for fear of being ridiculed. It's easy, therefore, to admire Cleveland Cavaliers point guard and NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving for fully expressing his views about the state of the world.

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  18. (Chris Detrick | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz forward Gordon...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward runs around Miami Heat forward James Johnson during the game at Vivint Smart Home Arena Thursday December 1, 2016. Miami won the game 111-110.

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  19. Gordon Hayward interviewRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | InsideHoops

    Gordon Hayward is putting up 22.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game this season for the Utah Jazz. He's a member of the 2017 Western conference NBA All-Star team.

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  20. Kyrie Irving Says The Earth Is Flat: "This Is Not Even A Conspiracy Theory"Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Vibe

    The Cleveland Cavaliers guard revealed that the Earth is actually flat while discussing conspiracy theories on teammates Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye's podcast, Road Trippin' With RJ & Channing . "It's right in front of our faces," he continued.

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