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  1. The Atlanta Hawks were purchased by an ownership groupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lake Country Reporter

    Grant Hill Q&A: Talking one-and-done trend, players resting, state of NBA The seven-time All-Star hit on a handful of hot topics surrounding today's NBA. Check out this story on lakecountrynow.com: http://usat.ly/2moYwQt The Atlanta Hawks were purchased by an ownership group led by Tony Ressler, which 19-year NBA veteran Grant Hill is a part of.

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  2. Grant Hill Q&A: Talking one-and-done trend, players resting, state of NBARead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | USA Today

    Grant Hill Q&A: Talking one-and-done trend, players resting, state of NBA The seven-time All-Star hit on a handful of hot topics surrounding today's NBA. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2moYwQt The Atlanta Hawks were purchased by an ownership group led by Tony Ressler, which 19-year NBA veteran Grant Hill is a part of.

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  3. UA-UCLA pregame: GameDay's Williams picks BruinsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    In 2015, Williams revealed a T-shirt that said "Bear Down 4 Indy," and the Wildcats never made it to the Final Four there. On Saturday, he teased the student section about that moment and asked if they should "Bear Down for Phoenix."

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  4. Mad Ants lose Poythress, gameRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    The Journal Gazette Tamika Catchings speaks during the Hoops & Heels event before the start of the Mad Ants vs. Rio Grande Valley Vipers basketball game at Memorial Coliseum on Friday.

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  5. Emotional Aleks Maric: Nebraska Made Me a ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Huskers.com

    Aleks Maric , now 32-years-old, is 6-foot-11 and weighs 275 pounds, the same height and weight he was 11 years ago when Nebraska's first-team All-Big 12 center left Lincoln. Maric will be introduced Sunday night during Nebraska's basketball game against Illinois.

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  6. The Roots on How 'Evolution of Greatness' NBA All-Star Musical Came TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Billboard

    Jidenna, Daveed Diggs, Darryl "DMC" McDaniels, Michael B. Jordan, and the Roots perform during the All-Star Game as part of the 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend on Feb. 19, 2017 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Before the Western and Eastern conferences duked it out at the 2017 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, The Roots delivered an entertaining-yet-educational introduction with a basketball-themed musical titled The Evolution of Greatness .

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  7. Kids interview Knicks star Carmelo AnthonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

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  8. DeMarcus Cousins has high hopes following trade to New OrleansRead the original story

    Friday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    I think this trade puts us in a position where we are now more improved and can make a run. "But family being that close will make it that much easier".

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  9. Ding's 43 points help Shandong win opener of CBA playoffsRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    Ding Yanyuhang scored a game-high 43 points to guide underdog Shandong for a surprising 95-78 victory over regular season champion Xinjiang in the first round playoffs of the Chinese Basketball Association league on Friday, leading 1-0 in the best-of-five series. On home turf, Shandong played tough defense and managed to challenge Xinjiang from the arc during the first period which the hosts led 17-16.

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  10. Former NBA All-Star and Illini great Deron Williams likely to sign with the Cleveland CavaliersRead the original story

    Friday | Writing Illini

    The NBA trade deadline has come and went without much commotion. The biggest trade of the day was between the Chicago Bulls and the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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  11. Jerardi: Just when I was starting to like the Sixers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    Dick Jerardi specializes in college basketball and horse racing. He has covered every Triple Crown race since 1987 and every NCAA Tournament since 1988, in addition to chronicling the careers of two National College Basketball Players of the Year, La Salle's Lionel Simmons and St. Joseph's Jameer Nelson .

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  12. Ants feeling urgency to regroup, end losing skidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Journal Gazette

    The Mad Ants bring a season-worst losing streak of four games into today's game at Memorial Coliseum against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.

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  13. Smallwood: Noel trade shows how little NBA values centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Philly.com

    John Smallwood has been with the Daily News since 1994. He began as the beat writer for Villanova University basketball and was promoted to columnist in 1995.

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  14. Pau Gasol expected to return against ClippersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | My San Antonio

    1 He's made history: Pau Gasol and his younger brother, Memphis center Marc Gasol, made history when both started in the 2015 All-Star Game in 2015 at Madison Square Garden. less 10 things you might not know about Pau Gasol: No.

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  15. How Josh Jackson Stands As the Best Forward In College BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Ridiculous Upside

    Over a good portion of the 2010's, both college basketball and the NBA has been dominated by uber-athletic young players that can switch off between playing small forward and power forward at a moment's notice. While combo forwards have technically been around since the days of Elgin Baylor, it's only been until recently where those type of players have reached the apex of basketball.

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  16. Ball's in Yao's court - New basketball chief calls for urgent overhaul of the sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Standard

    NBA Hall of Famer Yao Ming called for urgent reform and said he was facing a multitude of problems as he was elected president of the Chinese Basketball Association yesterday.The giant former Houston Rockets center, 36, arrives at the post as China searches for new superstars and more glory days for its national team, which has largely stalled since his retirement in 2011.Yao, the first league hea... NBA Hall of Famer Yao Ming called for urgent reform and said he was facing a multitude of problems as he was elected president of the Chinese Basketball Association yesterday.

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  17. DeMarcus Cousins on Sacramento: 'Love for this city has never changed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    A person familiar with the situation says the Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi to the Pelicans in exchange for Tyreke Evans , 2016 first-round draft pick Buddy Hield , Langston Galloway and first- and second-round draft picks this summer. During Sunday's All-Star Game, every participant was given at least 12 minutes of playing time except for Cousins, who got off the bench for a mere 2:27.

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  18. Yaoming 188x128Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | New Vision

    Yao, the first league head not drawn from government ranks, has long advocated reform of how basketball is run in China. NBA Hall of Famer Yao Ming called for "urgent" reform and said he was facing a multitude of problems as he was elected president of the Chinese Basketball Association on Thursday.

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  19. Top seeds to face challenges in first round of CBA playoffsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Xinhuanet

    With the 2016-2017 Chinese Basketball Association regular season on the books, the first-round of playoff action, dubbed "the most intense in history," is set to start on Friday. In the coming best-of-five CBA first round, the bottom half teams need to display their A-game to avoid elimination, while the top seeds will rely on endurance and stability to advance to the semi-finals.

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  20. Kevin Ferrie: Is UK Sport truly seeking - to inspire the nation' or just a select middle class few?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Sunday Herald

    Nick Skelton's gold medal win at the age of 58 on Big Star, a horse worth millions of pounds, may have been inspirational, but how many youngsters will ever have a chance of following in their hoofsteps? My report this week on the near volcanic response from Badminton Scotland 's top official to the latest funding decision by UK Sport drew a typically mischievous response from an old colleague. A septuagenarian former history teacher who has also long been involved in sports writing, he emailed me to observe: "More power to your elbow... There is much talk about signs of fascism in Trump's politics.

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