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June 17, 2019 - 5:35 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Droves of Raptors fans ran from the shooting in a stampede from the City Hall square, which was packed with tens of thousands of fans. A million or more fans...
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General overall view of a Nike basketball on the court during an NCAA basketball  game.
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Michael Calhoun
January 10, 2019 - 5:45 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- Billionaire Richard Chaifetz thinks St. Louis is NBA material. That's what he tells the Business Journal in an interview posted this morning. "I'd love to be involved with a team in St. Louis in the NBA. It'd be great for the city," Chaifetz said. KMOX's Michael Calhoun talks...
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Charlotte Bobcats forward Darius Miles
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October 24, 2018 - 12:24 pm
Miles was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers straight out of high school in 2000 had a sudden end to his career due to knee injuries.
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Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum
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October 17, 2018 - 8:10 am
He crossed up the 76ers' big man Joel Embiid, stopped on a dime to shake an All-NBA defensive player in Robert Covington and rose up to throw down massive dunks:
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Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) dribbles during the first half against the Golden State Warriors
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October 15, 2018 - 2:37 pm
A new arena is opening in Milwaukee, eight teams will have new coaches, and everyone will be looking to see if the Warriors can win a third straight title.
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FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2016, file photo, San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon, left, talks to Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, right, on the court during a timeout in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in San Antonio. Popovich sees one simple way for both the NBA and women to mark real progress in the league: hire more women in positions of power. (AP Photo/Darren Abate, File)
October 09, 2018 - 2:05 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich sees one simple way for both the NBA and women to mark real progress in the league. Hire more women in positions of power. "I think there just has to be more, more of the same," said Popovich, who during the offseason promoted assistant...
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Michael Porter, Jr. (Missouri) greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number fourteen overall pick to the Denver Nuggets Michael Porter, Jr. (Missouri) greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number fourtee
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July 19, 2018 - 4:13 pm
Porter was selected No. 14 overall in the 2018 NBA Draft in June.
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Philadelphia 76ers general manager Bryan Colangelo speaks during a news conference
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May 30, 2018 - 8:56 am
The burner accounts took aim at former Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie and players such as Joel Embiid and Markelle Fultz.
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LeBron James denied by Jayson Tatum.
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May 11, 2018 - 9:18 am
An 6-year-old tweet from the St. Louis-native Tatum has resurfaced, but the 4-time MVP LeBron James still won't answer.
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