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NBA Players Took Offense To Donald Trump’s “Locker Room Banter” Defense

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 31:  Donald Trump sits courtside at the New Jersey Nets and the Chicago Bulls game at the Izod Center on October 31, 2007 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the term and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Donald Trump isn’t exactly shy talking about how his (often lewd) exploits with women and in the recent presidential debate, the Republican candidate brushed it off as “locker room” talk. ... Read More »

Columbia University Aims To Help NBA Identify Athletes At Risk Of Sudden Cardiac Death

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To prevent more cases of Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) especially among African-American athletes, Columbia University and the NBA conspire in conducting a study aimed at stopping the fatal phenomenon. Basketball ... Read More »

Banned Maria Sharapova Completes Internship With NBA

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Now that Maria Sharapova is banned from active tennis competition (not that we like it), she now has a lot free time in her hands, some of which she used ... Read More »

DeMarcus Cousins Disguises As Referee, Calls A Slew Of Techs

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DeMarcus Cousins is not exactly a referee’s ideal basketball player to call a foul on, but somehow DraftKings got Boogie to wear the zebra stripes and receive a ref’s training ... Read More »

NBA Nears Deal With Sports Data Company SportRadar

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The NBA once again broke sports grounds when it reportedly nears a deal with Sportradar, a company that collects, analyzes, and interprets sports data. Bloomberg’s Scott Soshnick reports (via NBC Sports): ... Read More »

Jeremy Lin Talks About NBA Basketball Stuff That Even Fans Wouldn’t Know

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We obviously like the NBA very much that we write about it, make it the topic of barber shop talks, and ardently play fantasy basketball ALL THE TIME. If not, ... Read More »

Is Hack-A-Steph A Real Possibility?

NBA: Playoffs-New Orleans Pelicans at Golden State Warriors

Steph Curry is making the NBA his personal playground, dropping a league-high 33.4 points a game, on top of 5.6 assists, 5.1 rebounds, and 2.5 steals. It’s not only the ... Read More »

‘Words I Can’t Repeat,’ Bobby Portis On KG Trash Talk

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Kevin Garnett is a living legend and part of that legacy, if you will, is his penchant for some unsavory verbal derision directed toward, well, anyone not wearing the same ... Read More »

NBA Changes Playoff Seeding Structure

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Right about time. The top-four protection by division champs will be lifted by the NBA starting season as the league revamped its playoff seeding structure. Teams 1-8 in the playoffs ... Read More »

Vin Baker’s Journey From The NBA To Starbucks

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There was a time when the name Vin Baker is equivalent to today’s LaMarcus Aldridge or Kevin Love. He was named an All-Star four consecutive times in the mid-to-late 90’s ... Read More »