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[Jamal Murray] The healthiest team will win the championship
this year... wow

[Jamal Murray] The healthiest team will win the championship...

Tweet The healthiest team will win the championship this year..wow Injuries in these...

Everything that has come out today

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[Charania] Sources: One NBA player has tested positive for
coronavirus out of 164 tested in the last week.

[Charania] Sources: One NBA player has tested positive...

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[Palacios]Marc J Spears on The Jump: - Luka is upset at
Donnie Nelson firing - Luka will comment about the firing tomorrow
- There are not currently ongoing talks on his extension. That
seems like a big deal.

[Palacios]Marc J Spears on The Jump: - Luka is upset at...

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GAME THREAD: Atlanta Hawks (41-31) @ Philadelphia 76ers...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 7:29 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

Can we recap what's going on here

Embiid is playing on a fucked knee Kyrie is out indefinitely with a sprained ankle...

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[Nick Young] CP3 you need to go pray. You not living right.
Something somewhere don't want you to win. Every playoffs something
happen to you.

[Nick Young] CP3 you need to go pray. You not living right....

Tweet Cp3 you need to go pray … you not living right lol something somewhere dnt...

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[Ljubomirović] Denver Nuggets superstar and NBA MVP Nikola
Jokić at the hippodrome in his hometown Sombor, shortly after he
landed in Serbia.

[Ljubomirović] Denver Nuggets superstar and NBA MVP Nikola...

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[Charania] Mavericks GM Donnie Nelson and the franchise have
decided to part ways, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium.

[Charania] Mavericks GM Donnie Nelson and the franchise...

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Jokic enjoying his downtime in Serbia

Jokic enjoying his downtime in Serbia

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[Wojnarowski] Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball has been
voted the NBA’s Rookie of the Year, sources tell ESPN. Announcement
expected soon.

[Wojnarowski] Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball has been...

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Mavericks' alleged "shadow GM" Haralabos Voulgaris has...

Source I have not found definitive evidence that he did not have this in his bio...

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[Esfandiar] KOC just reported Haralabos Voulgaris is also
OUT.

[Esfandiar] KOC just reported Haralabos Voulgaris is also...

Man, apparently Cuban is cleaning house entirely! KOC just reported Haralabos Voulgaris...

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LeBron comments on all the injuries happening during the
playoffs

LeBron comments on all the injuries happening during the...

Source: https://twitter.com/KingJames/status/1405236532215095301, https://twitter.com/KingJames/status/1405236533678907396,...

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[Rushing] The cat who inspired the Sixers ‘Raise the Cat’
tradition is dying. She hopes to be hoisted one last time
tonight.

[Rushing] The cat who inspired the Sixers ‘Raise the Cat’...

Source Izzy, the grey and orange tabby who inspired the viral “raise the cat” tradition...

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Rachel Nichols: "Do you think this Bucks team is
capable of winning the title?" Kareem Abdul-Jabbar:
"No."

Rachel Nichols: "Do you think this Bucks team is capable...

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[Charania] Breaking: Chris Paul's status is up in the air
for the start of the Western Conference Finals after entering the
NBA's health & safety protocols. An isolation period could
be shorter for a vaccinated individual depending on the medical
circumstance.

[Charania] Breaking: Chris Paul's status is up in the air...

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[Windhorst] Kawhi Leonard is expected to miss Game 5 against
the Jazz tonight with a knee injury suffered in game 4, sources
tell @ramonashelburne & me. His status for rest of series
is in doubt as well.

[Windhorst] Kawhi Leonard is expected to miss Game 5 against...

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[Schefter] Kawhi Leonard could miss remainder of Western
Conference semifinals with a knee injury.

[Schefter] Kawhi Leonard could miss remainder of Western...

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[Windhorst] Leonard told teammates last night to prepare for
him to be out. He landed awkwardly on a drive in the fourth quarter
and grimaced in pain Monday night. He briefly stayed in game but
didn’t finish as the Clippers secured the win to even series
2-2.

[Windhorst] Leonard told teammates last night to prepare...

Kawhi Leonard told teammates last night to prepare for him to be out. He landed...

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[Stein] Denver’s Nikola Jokic announced in his native Serbia
today that he will not play for the national team in Olympic
qualifying or if they earn a spot in Tokyo after two grueling NBA
seasons back-to-back with little break.

[Stein] Denver’s Nikola Jokic announced in his native Serbia...

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NBA All Stars missed a combined 19% of NBA games this
regular season, the most of any season in NBA history. In addition,
Kawhi Leonard missing tonights Game 5 makes him the 8th All Star to
miss a playoff game this year, also the most in NBA history

NBA All Stars missed a combined 19% of NBA games this regular...

Source on regular season stat Source on playoff stat This is probably the most injury...

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[Rose] Jalen Rose says that Chris Paul is vaccinated,
speculates that he will not miss much time.

[Rose] Jalen Rose says that Chris Paul is vaccinated, speculates...

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[Wojnarowski] ESPN Sources with @_Andrew_Lopez : After one
season, Stan Van Gundy is out as the New Orleans Pelicans
coach.

[Wojnarowski] ESPN Sources with @_Andrew_Lopez : After...

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[Charania] Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard suffered a right
knee sprain and is out indefinitely.

[Charania] Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard suffered a right...

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[John Gambadoro] My understanding is Chris Paul was
vaccinated along with several other players back in February at the
Fairgrounds.

[John Gambadoro] My understanding is Chris Paul was vaccinated...

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[Wojnarowski] Washington and coach Scott Brooks couldn't
come to an agreement on a new deal and are agreeing to part ways,
sources tell ESPN. Brooks' deal expired after the playoffs.

[Wojnarowski] Washington and coach Scott Brooks couldn't...

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[Gambadoro] Chris Paul did have a positive test.

[Gambadoro] Chris Paul did have a positive test.

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[Charania] Clippers fear All-NBA star Kawhi Leonard has
suffered an ACL injury, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. He is
out indefinitely.

[Charania] Clippers fear All-NBA star Kawhi Leonard has...

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[Esnaashari] Sources: Kawhi Leonard has an ACL injury, and
informed players last night. He is likely out for the rest of the
Jazz series. On Tuesday after Game 4, the team believed the injury
wasn't significant. Situation changed entirely within 24
hours.

[Esnaashari] Sources: Kawhi Leonard has an ACL injury,...

Sources: Kawhi Leonard has an ACL injury, and informed players last night. He is...

Kyrie is out. Harden and Harris combined for 10 points...

Giannis had Harden 1v1 who played 42 minutes on a bad hammy and settled for a turnaround...

[SERIOUS NEXT DAY THREAD] Post-Game Discussion (June 15,...

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[Charania] Phoenix Suns All-NBA guard Chris Paul has entered
COVID-19 health and safety protocols and is sidelined for an
indefinite period of time, sources tell @TheAthletic
@Stadium.

[Charania] Phoenix Suns All-NBA guard Chris Paul has entered...

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[Highlight] Tucker fingers Hardens pupil

[Highlight] Tucker fingers Hardens pupil

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[Highlight] Durant hits back2back 3’s

[Highlight] Durant hits back2back 3’s

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[Highlight] KD hits the clutch triple as the shot clock is
winding down

[Highlight] KD hits the clutch triple as the shot clock...

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[Highlight] Giannis drops the pass in the clutch and turns
it over

[Highlight] Giannis drops the pass in the clutch and turns...

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[Charania] Kevin Durant is the first player in NBA playoff
history to record 45 plus points, 15 plus rebounds and 10 plus
assists, Nets say.

[Charania] Kevin Durant is the first player in NBA playoff...

Source: https://twitter.com/shamscharania/status/1404996138667810816?s=21 Kevin...

Bud needs to be fired. As great as KD is, why haven't the...

Bud needs to be left in Brooklyn and fired on the spot, Jesus Christ. Kevin Fuckin...

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[CJ McCollum] Bruh first team all defense and ain’t go check
easy$

[CJ McCollum] Bruh first team all defense and ain’t go...

Source: https://twitter.com/cjmccollum/status/1404997333503201289?s=21 Bruh first...

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Jeff Green tonight: 27 PTS on 7/8 3PT & 8/11 FG
shooting to help Brooklyn go up 3-2 vs the Bucks

Jeff Green tonight: 27 PTS on 7/8 3PT & 8/11 FG shooting...

Source - Box Score (ESPN) Jeff Green was absolutely pivotal in bringing the Nets...

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[Post Game Thread] The Brooklyn Nets (3-2) defeat the
Milwaukee Bucks (2-3), 114-108, behind an all-time great
performance from Kevin Durant - 49p/17r/10a in 48 minutes

[Post Game Thread] The Brooklyn Nets (3-2) defeat the Milwaukee...

108 - 114 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Barclays Center(16067),...

Kevin Durant just had the 3rd best game score in NBA Playoff...

With tonight's monster game by Kevin Durant, in which he posted a 50.4 game score,...

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[Highlight] “FUCK!” - Kevin Durant after missing free
throw

[Highlight] “FUCK!” - Kevin Durant after missing free throw

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[LeBron James] GREATNESS!! Appreciate it while you can
people! #KD

[LeBron James] GREATNESS!! Appreciate it while you can...

Link to tweet Great game by KD today and he is looking like the best player in the...

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[Highlight] Harden waves off the double team while defending
Giannis 1 on 1 and Giannis forces up a midrange

[Highlight] Harden waves off the double team while defending...

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Kyle Korver analyzes Harden's play in game 5

Kyle Korver analyzes Harden's play in game 5

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Chuck on Giannis' turnover in the clutch: "You know
why he fumbled that ball? Because he was in a hurry because he knew
their were gonna foul him. No doubt in my mind."

Chuck on Giannis' turnover in the clutch: "You know why...

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D’Angelo Russell details what it was like being coached by
Byron Scott: "He’s an idiot … He’s a solid man. But as a
coach, he was bad."

D’Angelo Russell details what it was like being coached...

Source Scott came to the Lakers having coached two superstar guards, Kyrie Irving...

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Chuck on Harden's return in game 5: "If I'm Jrue
Holiday or Khris Middleton I'm thinking I got barbeque chicken out
here right now"

Chuck on Harden's return in game 5: "If I'm Jrue Holiday...

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[Charania] 2020-21 All-NBA teams: First: Nikola Jokic,
Giannis Antetokounmpo, Stephen Curry, Luka Doncic, Kawhi Leonard
Second: Chris Paul, Damian Lillard, Joel Embiid, Julius Randle,
LeBron James Third: Kyrie Irving, Bradley Beal, Rudy Gobert, Jimmy
Butler, Paul George

[Charania] 2020-21 All-NBA teams: First: Nikola Jokic,...

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[Marc Stein] Expensive night for Boston’s Jayson Tatum and
Utah’s Donovan Mitchell, whose recent extensions would have been
worth $33 million more had they been selected to any All-NBA team.
Dallas’ first-teamer Luka Doncic is now eligible for a five-year,
$202 million extension in August.

[Marc Stein] Expensive night for Boston’s Jayson Tatum...

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[Haynes] Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum not making the
All-NBA team disqualifies him from earning an escalator $32 million
bonus that was in his contract.

[Haynes] Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum not making the...

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Chuck guarantees a Milwaukee win tonight and gets rewarded

Chuck guarantees a Milwaukee win tonight and gets rewarded...

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[Highlight] Kevin Durant's pass bounces off the back of
Harden's head and Giannis scores on the other end

[Highlight] Kevin Durant's pass bounces off the back of...

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"I think the Milwaukee Bucks are gonna win the
world championship. ... But they gotta be the dumbest
team." - Chuck

"I think the Milwaukee Bucks are gonna win the world championship....

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Joel Embiid reacts to his struggles in loss to Hawks:
“There’s no excuses, I got to be better…It was a tough loss. A big
lead, that was a blown opportunity, but it happened. You can’t
change it. Gotta move on into Game 5.”

Joel Embiid reacts to his struggles in loss to Hawks: “There’s...

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[538] Blake Griffin Was A Luxury Pickup. Now The Nets Need
Him.

[538] Blake Griffin Was A Luxury Pickup. Now The Nets Need...

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Ben Simmons' ft% in these playoffs is worse than the career...

Ben Simmons 2021 Playoff ft%: 0.340 Career Worst Playoff ft% (min. 100 attempts):...

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NBA Draft Lottery night is next Tuesday. The Rockets
finished with the league’s worst record. There’s a 52.1 percent
chance their selection lands in the top four. But there’s a 47.9
percent chance it falls to fifth, out of their protection and in
the hands of the Thunder.

NBA Draft Lottery night is next Tuesday. The Rockets finished...

NBA Draft Lottery night is next Tuesday. The pick attached to the most drama is...

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Jae Crowder on Jalen& Jacoby: “Obviously Lebron is a
Great Player, He’s The Greatest Player In Our League Right
Now”

Jae Crowder on Jalen& Jacoby: “Obviously Lebron is...

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NBA Legend Pau Gasol Wins Spanish League against Real Madrid...

NBA legend Pau Gasol came back to the team that saw him bright as a young star in...

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[Video] Stephen Curry Doesn't Miss a 3 For 5 Minutes

[Video] Stephen Curry Doesn't Miss a 3 For 5 Minutes

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[Haynes] Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum has committed to
playing for USA Basketball at this summer’s Tokyo Olympics, league
sources tell @YahooSports .

[Haynes] Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum has committed...

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GAME THREAD: Milwaukee Bucks (46-26) @ Brooklyn Nets (48-24)...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 8:29 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

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[Wojnarowski] James Harden will play in Game 5, sources tell
ESPN.

[Wojnarowski] James Harden will play in Game 5, sources...

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[Wojnarowski] The Nets are tied 2-2 in the Eastern
Conference semifinal series with the Bucks, and are preparing to be
without guard Kyrie Irving (right ankle sprain) for the rest of the
series, sources said.

[Wojnarowski] The Nets are tied 2-2 in the Eastern Conference...

Source: https://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/31638455/sources-brooklyn-nets-james-harden-hopeful-return-game-5-milwaukee-bucks...

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For anyone who has never seen it, this is the speech Monty
Williams gave at his wife's funeral after she was killed by a drunk
driver.

For anyone who has never seen it, this is the speech Monty...

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Clint Capela On Joel Embiid: "Whenever you wear him
out, everything becomes tougher for him. When the fatigue comes in,
it's a different ballgame."

Clint Capela On Joel Embiid: "Whenever you wear him out,...

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[Spencer] @JeffSchultzATL asked Nate McMillan what his...

Tweet . @JeffSchultzATL asked Nate McMillan what his message to the Hawks was when...

Kevin Arnovitz: "Back in March, Cunningham was asked whose...

I found this bit of Kevin Arnovitz' article quite interesting and thought that some...

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Kawhi on his poster dunk: "I don't get to see the
reaction of what's on the web or social media."

Kawhi on his poster dunk: "I don't get to see the reaction...

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Charles Barkley: "We've had fun all these years
& now all of a sudden in the last year and a half everybody
is trying to get everybody fired. They won't even let me talk about
San Antonio anymore. I'm always talking about big ole women down in
San Antonio. They're like one lady wrote an
article..."

Charles Barkley: "We've had fun all these years & now...

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[Charania] Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard and Golden
State Warriors’ Draymond Green are among the initial commitments to
Team USA for the Tokyo Olympics this summer, sources tell me and
@joevardon .

[Charania] Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard and Golden...

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Is it okay to be disappointed in Ben Simmons?

Because I’m disappointed in Ben Simmons . He is literally the perfect player . Rebounding...

Prior to Nate McMillan taking over for the Atlanta Hawks,...

No matter what happens in the next couple of games, McMillan has led a remarkable...

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[Moore] In a comment on his most recent Instagram post, Alex
Rodriguez makes his first public statement that he will keep the
Minnesota Timberwolves in Minnesota.

[Moore] In a comment on his most recent Instagram post,...

Tweet Screenshot In a comment on his most recent Instagram post, Alex Rodriguez...

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[Charania] Nets‘ James Harden plans to play tonight in Game
5 vs. Milwaukee barring a setback in pregame warmups, sources tell
@TheAthletic @Stadium. He’s been upgraded to questionable.

[Charania] Nets‘ James Harden plans to play tonight in...

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[Highlight] Charles Barkley: "If the Milwaukee
Bucks lose this series without James Harden for the entire series,
and now no Kyrie, this will be one of the biggest choke jobs in
basketball history"

[Highlight] Charles Barkley: "If the Milwaukee Bucks lose...

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[Wojnarowski] Nets have upgraded James Harden to doubtful
for Game 5.

[Wojnarowski] Nets have upgraded James Harden to doubtful...

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[Wojnarowski] Harden is expected to test his hamstring in
shoot-around today and has been determined to try and find a way to
get cleared to play Game 5, sources tell ESPN. There are no
guarantees on his status but Harden is trying to play with series
2-2.

[Wojnarowski] Harden is expected to test his hamstring...

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Paul George in Game 4: 31 points on 9-20 FG and 4-10 3PT, 9
rebounds, and 4 assists

Paul George in Game 4: 31 points on 9-20 FG and 4-10 3PT,...

Source: https://www.espn.com/nba/boxscore/_/gameId/401333061 Damn, he was actually...

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Kawhi, when asked what it would mean to reach the WCF for
the first time in franchise history: “I don’t care about the
Western Conference Finals, I’m trying to win a
championship”.

Kawhi, when asked what it would mean to reach the WCF for...

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[Bodner] Embiid was down after his performance but one thing
cheered him up. He stopped his final answer and said, “Oh my god,
did you see that Kawhi dunk?” He continued to answer the question,
finished and closed with, “Yeah, but that Kawhi dunk was
crazy.”

[Bodner] Embiid was down after his performance but one...

Tweet source: https://twitter.com/rich_hofmann/status/1404642980565295105?s=20 Embiid...

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[Highlight] Kawhi Leonard Dunk Posterizing Derrick Favors in
Phantom Cam

[Highlight] Kawhi Leonard Dunk Posterizing Derrick Favors...

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The Los Angeles Clippers lost the first two games in Utah by
a total of 9 points and fell 0-2. They proceed to tie the series
and win both games in Staples by a total of 40 points.

The Los Angeles Clippers lost the first two games in Utah...

Game 1: https://www.espn.com/nba/game/_/gameId/401333058 Clippers (109) @ Jazz (112),...

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[Post Game Thread] The Los Angeles Clippers defeat the Utah
Jazz, 118-104, to even the series at 2-2

[Post Game Thread] The Los Angeles Clippers defeat the...

104 - 118 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: STAPLES Center(8474),...

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Chuck: "If the Milwaukee Bucks lose this series
without James Harden for the entire series, now no Kyrie, this will
be one of the biggest choke jobs in basketball
history"

Chuck: "If the Milwaukee Bucks lose this series without...

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[Wojnarowski] Sources: NBA’s Competition Committee met
Monday to further explore rules changes to restrict unnatural
motions on jump shots players use to draw fouls. NBA wants to limit
players - including stars like Trae Young, James Harden - from
leaning backwards and sideways to draw fouls.

[Wojnarowski] Sources: NBA’s Competition Committee met...

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Giannis is shooting 13.5% from 3 on 4.6 attempts a game in
the playoffs

Giannis is shooting 13.5% from 3 on 4.6 attempts a game...

Absolutely mind-boggling that Bud is letting him keep shooting. Giannis’ terrible...

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[Charania] Nets star Kyrie Irving is out for Game 5 vs.
Bucks with his right ankle sprain.

[Charania] Nets star Kyrie Irving is out for Game 5 vs....

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[Bontemps] The Nets say James Harden and Kyrie Irving are
both out for tomorrow’s Game 5 against Milwaukee.

[Bontemps] The Nets say James Harden and Kyrie Irving are...

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[Goldsberry] Kyrie Irving will be the 7th different All-Star
to miss a playoff game this year, the most in a season in NBA
history. He joins a list that already includes Anthony Davis, James
Harden, Donovan Mitchell, Mike Conley, Jaylen Brown and Joel
Embiid.

[Goldsberry] Kyrie Irving will be the 7th different All-Star...

Tweet Kyrie Irving will be the 7th different All-Star to miss a playoff game this...

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[Charania] 2020-21 NBA All-Defensive teams: First team: Rudy
Gobert, Ben Simmons, Draymond Green, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jrue
Holiday Second team: Bam Adebayo, Jimmy Butler, Joel Embiid,
Matisse Thybulle, Kawhi Leonard

[Charania] 2020-21 NBA All-Defensive teams: First team:...

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[Highlight] Shaq and Kenny wear almost the same outfit,
claim they they got it from the “Six Rings Store” and Chuck replies
“More like Dumb and Dumber.”

[Highlight] Shaq and Kenny wear almost the same outfit,...

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[Highlight] Shaq does a live example of what Trae Young
coming to double Embiid is like

[Highlight] Shaq does a live example of what Trae Young...

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[Highlight] Embiid tells the A to “shut the fuck up”

[Highlight] Embiid tells the A to “shut the fuck up”

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[Highlight] Trae tosses an absurdly naughty assist to
Collins in the corner

[Highlight] Trae tosses an absurdly naughty assist to Collins...

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[Highlight] Embiid can't get the go-ahead layup to go and
Atlanta gains possession

[Highlight] Embiid can't get the go-ahead layup to go and...

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In a critical game 4 loss, Joel Embiid finished 0/12 from...

His only points came from free throws. He really struggled finding his footing in...

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Trae Young tonight: 25/4/18

Trae Young tonight: 25/4/18

Trae finishes up with 25 points to go with 4 rebounds along with 18 assists as the...

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[Post Game Thread] The Atlanta Hawks tie the series 2-2 in
the 103 - 100 win over the Philadelphia 76ers behind 25 points and
18 assists from Trae Young

[Post Game Thread] The Atlanta Hawks tie the series 2-2...

100 - 103 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: State Farm Arena(16502),...

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[Highlight] Curry's game tying 3 rims out and Hawks
win!

[Highlight] Curry's game tying 3 rims out and Hawks win!

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[Highlight] Paul George crosses Ingles & makes the
stepback 3

[Highlight] Paul George crosses Ingles & makes the...

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[Highlight] Kawhi murders Favours

[Highlight] Kawhi murders Favours

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[Highlight] Embiid reacts to Kawhi's big dunk while in a
post game interview

[Highlight] Embiid reacts to Kawhi's big dunk while in...

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[The Athletic] In February, Luka snapped at Mavs exec
Haralabos Voulgaris: "Don’t f—ing tell me to calm
down." It's not the only example of a tense relationship.
Sources say Voulgaris is Dallas' most influential exec. Will he
impact Luka's desire to stay long-term?

[The Athletic] In February, Luka snapped at Mavs exec Haralabos...

Link to the tweet: https://twitter.com/TheAthletic/status/1404460705261174789?s=20...

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Isaiah Thomas on Monty Williams thanking CP3 for being there
in his darkest moments: "Crazy thing about it. The darkest
moments of my life coach Monty Williams was there for me everyday
for a year straight making sure I was good and we didn’t even know
each other that well. Real as they come!"

Isaiah Thomas on Monty Williams thanking CP3 for being...

Context: Suns' Head Coach Monty Williams speaks about his gratitude for CP3: "The...

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[Mark Cuban] "Total bullsh*t" in reference
to Tim Cato and Sam Amick's article on the Mavs FO disarray and
rift with Luka

[Mark Cuban] "Total bullsh*t" in reference to Tim Cato...

Mark Cuban's tweet - https://twitter.com/mcuban/status/1404487874695806982 "Total...

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[Russo] Clippers have lost all 10 opening tips this
postseason. The opposition has scored on their first possession 9
of the 10 times. By the time the Clippers scored their first points
of a game, they have been outscored by a combined 48-0.

[Russo] Clippers have lost all 10 opening tips this postseason....

The Clippers have lost all 10 opening tips this postseason. The opposition has scored...

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[Russillo on the Bill Simmon's Pod] "If there's no
Kyrie and there's no Harden, as you're alluding to, and the Bucks
win this, the result I think will trick us into thinking the Bucks
are something that they're not."

[Russillo on the Bill Simmon's Pod] "If there's no Kyrie...

"I'm watching Giannis, and I'm going, why do you expect this to be different in...

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Devin Booker tweets "Need mans info" with
picture of the guy that yelled "Suns in 4" and
punched couple Nuggets fans at the game 3 of the Suns-Nuggets
series.

Devin Booker tweets "Need mans info" with picture of the...

So couple days ago, a Suns fan got into a fight with couple Nuggets fan and things...

Steve Nash - "We got a little single-minded with giving...

Full Quote: “We all got to pitch in. We all got to play together. We got to move...

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[Fischer] Mike D'Antoni appears to have interest in the
Bucks head coaching job, sources said. D'Antoni is motivated to
find another head coaching role for the 2021-22 season. Mavericks
head coach Rick Carlisle has been rumored to have an eye on
Milwaukee's potential opening.

[Fischer] Mike D'Antoni appears to have interest in the...

Source: https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2944538-latest-nba-head-coaching-rumors-new-names-emerge-for-biggest-vacancies?share=other...

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[Wojnarowski] Brooklyn Nets assistant Mike D’Antoni is
interviewing for the Portland Trail Blazers coaching job today,
sources tell ESPN. Two more assistant coaches — the Clippers’
Chauncey Billups and the Spurs’ Becky Hammon — are set to interview
with Portland early this week, too.

[Wojnarowski] Brooklyn Nets assistant Mike D’Antoni is...

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[Reynolds] Jae Crowder on signing with Phoenix: "I
look like a genius."

[Reynolds] Jae Crowder on signing with Phoenix: "I look...

Source Jae Crowder on signing with Phoenix: "I look like a genius." Jae Crowder...

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Suns fans greeting Deandre Ayton after sweeping the Denver
Nuggets.

Suns fans greeting Deandre Ayton after sweeping the Denver...

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Chris Paul became the oldest player with 25 PPG and 10 APG
in a playoff series, all-time.

Chris Paul became the oldest player with 25 PPG and 10...

Series to Remember Conference Semifinals vs Nuggets ► Oldest player (36) with 25...

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[Highlight] Charles Barkley: "You guys have been on
my ass all year…" Kenny Smith: "I mean it's easy,
we can all fit."

[Highlight] Charles Barkley: "You guys have been on my...

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Inside the Mavericks front office, Mark Cuban's shadow GM is
causing a rift with Luka Doncic

Inside the Mavericks front office, Mark Cuban's shadow...

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[West] Joel Embiid is hosting an outdoor watch party for
PHI-ATL Game 4 today at Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission for 100
members of the shelter. There'll also be food trucks, games
& entertainment on-site courtesy of Embiid. One of many
things Embiid's done for the community this year.

[West] Joel Embiid is hosting an outdoor watch party for...

Tweet Joel Embiid is hosting an outdoor watch party for PHI-ATL Game 4 today at...

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Chris Paul who has a known history of getting injuries at
the worst time costing him (at least) 1 potential ring, is now
looking at the best path to a ring that has been created
by…injuries to nearly every contender. The ultimate Reverse Uno
Card pulled by the Basketball Gods.

Chris Paul who has a known history of getting injuries...

Nets: Kyrie, Harden, Dinwiddie Lakers: Lebron, AD Sixers: Embiid, Green Utah: Mike...

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[Highlight] CP3 goes to the stands to celebrate with his mom
after the series win

[Highlight] CP3 goes to the stands to celebrate with his...

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[Highlight] Booker after the series win: "I've been
waiting on this for a long time. A lot of people have been saying
that I haven't played any meaningful basketball and I'm not ready
for that. This is my time to prove it."

[Highlight] Booker after the series win: "I've been waiting...

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[Young] Monty Williams: "The darkest moment of my
life, Chris was right there. One of the highlights of my career,
he's right there."

[Young] Monty Williams: "The darkest moment of my life,...

Monty Williams: "The darkest moment of my life, Chris was right there. One of the...

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[Mike Singer] Joker gets a Flagrant 2. And he's been
ejected.

[Mike Singer] Joker gets a Flagrant 2. And he's been ejected.

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[Highlight] Suns and Nuggets get into it after Jokic hard
foul on Payne. The Joker gets ejected

[Highlight] Suns and Nuggets get into it after Jokic hard...

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Jokic apologizes to payne after his ejection

Jokic apologizes to payne after his ejection

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[Highlight] Chris Paul with a magical pass fake and smooth
midrange

[Highlight] Chris Paul with a magical pass fake and smooth...

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THE DENVER NUGGETS HAVE BEEN ELIMINATED FROM CHAMPIONSHIP...

Sucks for Jokic, they were looking like a scary contender when Gordon came to their...

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[Post Game Thread] The Phoenix Suns complete the 4-0 sweep
against the Denver Nuggets, 125 - 118, and advance to the Western
Conference Finals behind a combined 71/14/11 from Devin Booker and
Chris Paul

[Post Game Thread] The Phoenix Suns complete the 4-0 sweep...

125 - 118 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Ball Arena(18290), Clock:...

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Chris Paul: 37 pts his most in a playoff game since
2018

Chris Paul: 37 pts his most in a playoff game since 2018

Chris Paul closes it out. 37 PTS 7 AST 14-19 FG It’s his most points in a playoff...

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This is CP3’s 1st Sweep in his career.

This is CP3’s 1st Sweep in his career.

Surprisingly, Paul has never been on the winning end of a sweep before. (Though...

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Chris Paul & Monty Williams show each other love
after their win tonight

Chris Paul & Monty Williams show each other love after...

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[Andrews] The X-Rays on Kyrie Irving's ankle were negative,
Steve Nash says. He will undergo further testing and
treatment.

[Andrews] The X-Rays on Kyrie Irving's ankle were negative,...

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Pj Tucker as the primary defender on KD today - 9 points...

What a fantastic game by Pj.. some of the best defense I’ve seen played on KD, in...

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[Nichols] I’m told Kyrie was in a walking boot and using
crutches after spraining his ankle during today’s Nets-Bucks Game
4. Steve Nash says that x-rays on the ankle were negative and that
Kyrie will undergo further testing/evaluation tomorrow.

[Nichols] I’m told Kyrie was in a walking boot and using...

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[Nichols] Steve Nash was also asked by a reporter if Kyrie
being hurt created greater urgency to get James Harden back from
his hamstring injury. Steve gave a firm no, saying “I don't want to
rush [Harden] back and jeopardize doing something worse, or making
this a long-term injury.”

[Nichols] Steve Nash was also asked by a reporter if Kyrie...

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[Highlight] Middleton hits a 3, Kyrie gives away the ball,
Lopez splashes a 3.

[Highlight] Middleton hits a 3, Kyrie gives away the ball,...

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[Highlight] The rim saves Thanasis legacy after he tries to
guard Irving to end the quarter

[Highlight] The rim saves Thanasis legacy after he tries...

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[Highlight] Giannis goes coast to coast for the raging slam.
The Bucks crowd goes nuts

[Highlight] Giannis goes coast to coast for the raging...

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[Malika Andrews] Kyrie Irving is on the ground in a lot of
pain holding what appears to be his right ankle.

[Malika Andrews] Kyrie Irving is on the ground in a lot...

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[Highlight] Kyrie Irving goes up for the layup but lands
awkwardly on the foot of Giannis and is hurt

[Highlight] Kyrie Irving goes up for the layup but lands...

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NBA Rule book : "A defensive player must allow an airborne...

With Kyrie injury, a lot of people are blaming Giannis, saying it's a foul, it was...

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[Charania] Kyrie Irving is OUT for rest of Nets-Bucks Game 4
with right ankle sprain.

[Charania] Kyrie Irving is OUT for rest of Nets-Bucks Game...

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[Highlight] Jrue nutmeg dish to Giannis for a poster dunk
over Griffin!

[Highlight] Jrue nutmeg dish to Giannis for a poster dunk...

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[Highlight] Giannis completes the ally-oop, Connaughton gets
hurt

[Highlight] Giannis completes the ally-oop, Connaughton...

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[Highlight] Middleton triple teamed 3 to end the 3rd
quarter

[Highlight] Middleton triple teamed 3 to end the 3rd quarter

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[Highlight] Giannis with huge block on defense and alley oop
slam on the other end

[Highlight] Giannis with huge block on defense and alley...

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[Post Game Thread] The Milwaukee Bucks defeat the Brooklyn
Nets by 107 - 96 to tie the series 2-2, behind 34 points and 12
rebounds from Giannis Antetokounmpo

[Post Game Thread] The Milwaukee Bucks defeat the Brooklyn...

96 - 107 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Fiserv Forum(0), Clock:...

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[Highlight] Bucks fans chant “Bucks in 6”. Brandon Jennings
must be looking down with a smile right now!

[Highlight] Bucks fans chant “Bucks in 6”. Brandon Jennings...

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Kevin Durant in the fourth quarter of today’s loss: 0-4...

I can forgive my man for being inefficient when you have to carry a team, but damn,...

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[Highlight] Giannis casually saves a fan's phone as he exits
the court

[Highlight] Giannis casually saves a fan's phone as he...

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GAME THREAD: Phoenix Suns (51-21) @ Denver Nuggets (47-25)...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 7:59 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

PG and Kawhi average the same amount of points, rebounds,...

They both average 26 points, 7.7 rebounds and 4.3 assists https://www.basketball-reference.com/playoffs/2021-nba-western-conference-semifinals-clippers-vs-jazz.html...

Masai Ujiri construction of the 2019 Toronto Raptors is...

Unlike a lot of super teams which you see today win titles. Or a team built around...

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[Bratulić] The Bucks have the least amount of passes per
possession in their series vs the Nets ever since passing data is
tracked in 2013-14.

[Bratulić] The Bucks have the least amount of passes per...

Source He also goes on to say: That's not all, the Bucks in this series are also...

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For the last 24 games of the 1988-1989 season, Doug Collins
had Michael Jordan play point guard. Jordan averaged 30/9/10 on 59%
TS in that span.

For the last 24 games of the 1988-1989 season, Doug Collins...

It was an absurd stretch from Jordan, caused by the PG of the Bulls being incapable...

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[Lowe] Prior to the Milwaukee Bucks signing of Giannis
Antetokounmpo to a lucrative contract extension, NBA executives
reportedly were fearful that Antetokounmpo would team up with
Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic.

[Lowe] Prior to the Milwaukee Bucks signing of Giannis...

Source: https://www.espn.com/nba/insider/story/_/id/31621086/why-milwaukee-bucks-offense-looks-broken...

PG and Kawhi have been exploiting Rudy Gobert weakness...

We saw Memphis do this in game. PG and Kawhi just killed that 15 footer where Gobert...

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Steve Kerr: “Well I guess I got to bail Michael [Jordan] out
again.” 24 years ago today, Steve Kerr helped MJ and the Bulls win
their fifth NBA title

Steve Kerr: “Well I guess I got to bail Michael [Jordan]...

"Well I guess I got to bail Michael [Jordan] out again."

Worst nickname in NBA history?

I remember an announcer calling KAT "Big Purr" and I cringe every time I remember...

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[Rosen] After Round 1, Matisse Thybulle said guarding
Bradley Beal taught him discipline. What he's learned guarding Trae
Young in Round 2? "More discipline."

[Rosen] After Round 1, Matisse Thybulle said guarding Bradley...

Tweet After Round 1, @MatisseThybulle said guarding Bradley Beal taught him discipline....

GAME THREAD: Brooklyn Nets (48-24) @ Milwaukee Bucks (46-26)...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 2:59 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

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[Andrews] Jeff Green is available for Game 4 vs. Milwaukee
this afternoon, the Nets say. It will be the first time he has
played since May 25 (Game 2 vs. Boston).

[Andrews] Jeff Green is available for Game 4 vs. Milwaukee...

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[Azarly] Video of a Clippers fan screaming to tell Ty Lue
and the players to take away Donovan Mitchell’s right hand and
they’ll win the series.

[Azarly] Video of a Clippers fan screaming to tell Ty Lue...

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Kawhi has not missed a shot in 4th quarter in all 5 games
clippers won during playoffs

Kawhi has not missed a shot in 4th quarter in all 5 games...

his averages are: 8.6 minutes 8.6 pts fg% - 3.2/3.2 100% 3fg% - 0.8/0.8 100% FT%...

[SERIOUS NEXT DAY THREAD] Post-Game Discussion (June 12,...

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I Actually Loved The Bubble

The lack of fans was missed during the biggest moments - AD’s game winner against...

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After ESPN posted an article with the headline “2021 NBA
Playoffs: This 2-0 hole for the LA Clippers is different”, the
Clippers won by 26 tonight

After ESPN posted an article with the headline “2021 NBA...

While last year’s most dangerous playoff team was the Nuggets down 3-1, the Clippers...

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[Highlight] PG made incredible shot over DPOY Rudy
Gobert

[Highlight] PG made incredible shot over DPOY Rudy Gobert

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[Bleacher Report] The security guard who made contact with
P.J. Tucker is not allowed to work any more games in
Milwaukee

[Bleacher Report] The security guard who made contact with...

The security guard who made contact with P.J. Tucker is not allowed to work any...

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Jalen Rose brings you the ultimate "Who's that
Pokémon" game to showcase just how dominant Donovan
Mitchell has been in the Jazz/Clippers series so far.

Jalen Rose brings you the ultimate "Who's that Pokémon"...

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[Highlight] Clarkson flagrant foul on Zubac

[Highlight] Clarkson flagrant foul on Zubac

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[Highlight] Paul George hits another triple for his 20th
point in the first half

[Highlight] Paul George hits another triple for his 20th...

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[Highlight] Paul George crosses O'Neale and lays it in high
off the glass over Gobert

[Highlight] Paul George crosses O'Neale and lays it in...

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[Weiss] Donovan Mitchell just limped back to the locker room
after taking a few seconds on the bench to evaluate his
foot/ankle.

[Weiss] Donovan Mitchell just limped back to the locker...

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Kawhi Leonard in win tonight: 34 points, 12 rebounds, 5...

Absolutely amazing game from Kawhi tonight. Played great defense on Mitchell when...

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[Post Game Thread] The Los Angeles Clippers (1-2) defeat the
Utah Jazz (2-1) 132-106, behind Kawhi Leonard's 34 PTS.

[Post Game Thread] The Los Angeles Clippers (1-2) defeat...

106 - 132 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: STAPLES Center(0), Clock:...

Paul George tonight : 31 PTS 12/24 FG 6/10 3PT 1/2 FT

This was his first great game in the series 31 PTS 3 REB 5 AST 12/24 FG 6/10 3PT...

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Kawhi in the first half: 10 points on 4/12 shooting. Kawhi
in the second half: 24 points on 10/12 shooting.

Kawhi in the first half: 10 points on 4/12 shooting. Kawhi...

Absurd second half from Kawhi, who always seems to turn it up when his back is against...

Paul George when asked a question about his relationship...

Paul George when asked a question about his relationship with Joe Ingles: "I don't...

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Dennis Schroder reportedly turned down $84 million from
Lakers, and he's likely going to regret that decision

Dennis Schroder reportedly turned down $84 million from...

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Embiid Reveals Message to Ben Simmons at Halftime of Game 3:
“I saw the way they were guarding me, Capela didn’t want to leave
me alone...I told Ben you need to be aggressive, and you need to
attack because there's a lot of space. I told him to be aggressive
and just go out there and dominate.”

Embiid Reveals Message to Ben Simmons at Halftime of Game...

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[Todd] Mike Conley is out tonight for Game 3 Jazz vs
Clippers

[Todd] Mike Conley is out tonight for Game 3 Jazz vs Clippers

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Mitchell Robinson calls out teammate Immanuel Quickley for
hunting foul calls

Mitchell Robinson calls out teammate Immanuel Quickley...

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[Vardon] Filed to @TheAthleticNBA : Nets security guard with
ties to Kevin Durant who shoved P.J. Tucker will not be courtside
for any more games this series, and not permitted to work at all in
Milwaukee. Story coming.

[Vardon] Filed to @TheAthleticNBA : Nets security guard...

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[Kristaps Porzingis] “Going into this off season with a...

https://www.instagram.com/p/CQB_7G1L8o_/?utm_medium=copy_link submitted by /u/StormTheTrooper[visit...

[Charania] Sources: Among Portland Trail Blazers top head...

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[Charania] Spurs assistant Becky Hammon -- who this season
became the first woman to serve as head coach in an NBA game --
will soon interview for the Trail Blazers and Orlando Magic head
coaching jobs, sources said.

[Charania] Spurs assistant Becky Hammon -- who this season...

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People need to stop making a big deal when great players...

LeBron was swept twice in the playoffs (2007 and 2018 Finals) Jordan was swept twice...

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Embiid Praises Trae Young: "He’s a smart player. We
complain about fouls, but me being in the same situation about
getting on the free throw line, it’s more about basketball IQ. It’s
hard to guard him. You can’t get close to him because he’s smart
enough to know how to get to the free-throw line."

Embiid Praises Trae Young: "He’s a smart player. We complain...

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GAME THREAD: Utah Jazz (52-20) @ Los Angeles Clippers (47-25)...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 8:29 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

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76ers starting lineup of Simmons-Curry-Green-Harris-Embiid
currently has a net rating of +39.0 in the playoffs(1st)

76ers starting lineup of Simmons-Curry-Green-Harris-Embiid...

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The Suns have good shooters, good ISO scorers, good defense,
but only one thing is *elite*: their ball movement. Their AST/TO
ratio of 2.15 is the best of any NBA team of the past 25
years.

The Suns have good shooters, good ISO scorers, good defense,...

This, to me, comes closest to explaining what the true identity of the Suns is....

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[Slater] Chris Paul's fourth quarter stats in this series:
30 points, 12-of-13 FG, 4-of-4 from 3, eight assists, zero
turnovers, +20 in three games.

[Slater] Chris Paul's fourth quarter stats in this series:...

Source tweet CP3 has been unguardable late in the series, the gravity of Ayton and...

Through 8 games in the playoffs Tobias Harris is averaging...

Link to his stats Last year it was up for debate whether he had the worst contract...

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Adrian Wojnarowski on Coach Budenholzer: "If Game 3
was the apex of this series for them, I think it's very unlikely
and very difficult for them to keep Bud. I don't know if he has to
come back and win it... If it ends in a thud, it's hard to imagine
he's back."

Adrian Wojnarowski on Coach Budenholzer: "If Game 3 was...

Context: The Milwaukee Bucks did not give Mike Budenholzer a mandate for how far...

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[Winfield] Source: Spencer Dinwiddie eyeing injury return
for NBA Finals, to be on sidelines supporting the Nets “sooner than
later.”

[Winfield] Source: Spencer Dinwiddie eyeing injury return...

Source: https://twitter.com/krisplashed/status/1403719401107558406?s=21 If the Nets...

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Donovan Mitchell and Embiid are both averaging 1 point per
minute this postseason. No player has ever done that before

Donovan Mitchell and Embiid are both averaging 1 point...

Statmuse post (minimum 100 minutes played) The previous high in points per minute...

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[Side-By-Side] Booker called his Inner Mamba during a
play

[Side-By-Side] Booker called his Inner Mamba during a play

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[Schiffer] Steve Nash said James Harden is out for
tomorrow's game Game 4 and Jeff Green is questionable.

[Schiffer] Steve Nash said James Harden is out for tomorrow's...

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[Charania] 76ers starting SG Danny Green is expected to miss
two-to-three weeks with a right calf strain, sources tell
@TheAthletic @Stadium.

[Charania] 76ers starting SG Danny Green is expected to...

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[SportsCenter] SUNS TAKE THE 3-0 LEAD

[SportsCenter] SUNS TAKE THE 3-0 LEAD

SportsCenter - "SUNS TAKE THE 3-0 LEAD

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MPV Nikola Jokic (who had 32/20/10) postgame: "I
said it to the guys, it was my bad. I really needed to be
better."

MPV Nikola Jokic (who had 32/20/10) postgame: "I said it...

Additional quotes from Jokic "I think that Ayton did a really good job of being...

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Jokic once again outplays his entire starting lineup with
him having 32/20/10 while they had 30/11/1 on 11/33
shooting

Jokic once again outplays his entire starting lineup with...

https://www.nba.com/game/phx-vs-den-0042000233/box-score#box-score I have to say,...

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Place your prediction and comment below on who you think is going to win tonight's...

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[Highlight] Richard Jefferson: "Aaron Gordon has to
find a way to get himself involved." Ryan Ruocco:
"And he did, by fouling Booker." RJ:
"That's not what I meant, Ryan."

[Highlight] Richard Jefferson: "Aaron Gordon has to find...

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Lamar Odom defeats Aaron Carter by TKO

Lamar Odom defeats Aaron Carter by TKO

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[Statmuse] Jokic joins Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Wilt
Chamberlain as the only players in NBA history with a 30/20/10
playoff game.

[Statmuse] Jokic joins Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Wilt Chamberlain...

Too bad it was in a loss. Jokic playing on fire, but as we saw with Dame's 55, doesn't...

Whatever happens the rest of the way, I just hope Chris...

CP3 is the best floor raiser in NBA history not named LeBron James, imo. Everywhere...

Jokic/Rudy receiving MVP/DPOY awards in front of a home...

The NBA Awards Show of the last 4 years just felt so ridiculous. Giannis/Harden...

During the first three quarters of the game between Atlanta...

Really interesting stat I wanted share with you. It's not everyday in todays Nba...

Chris Paul tonight: 27/6/8 assists with 3 steals !

Another great performance by CP3. The nuggets have no answer for him. This could...

[Post Game Thread] The Phoenix Suns defeat the Denver Nuggets...

116 - 102 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Ball Arena(18277), Clock:...

Jokic with a rare 30-20-10

Jokic just put up 32-20-10, which is the first 30-20-10 game in the playoffs since...

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GAME THREAD: Phoenix Suns (51-21) @ Denver Nuggets (47-25) -
(June 11, 2021)

GAME THREAD: Phoenix Suns (51-21) @ Denver Nuggets (47-25)...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 9:59 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

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[Highlight] Hawks doesn't show any effort in transition
defense and Simmons stuffs it through

[Highlight] Hawks doesn't show any effort in transition...

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Draymond Green: “ you can see guys play great on terrible
teams and then they go to teams where games are meaningful and all
of the sudden you don’t recognize the player.”

Draymond Green: “ you can see guys play great on terrible...

“From an overall standpoint, it was extremely stressful with all of the COVID tests...

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[Highlight] Joel Embiid swats Onyeka Okongwu and gets an
easy putback dunk on the other end

[Highlight] Joel Embiid swats Onyeka Okongwu and gets an...

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[Post Game Thread] The Philadelphia 76ers defeat the Atlanta
Hawks, 127-111, behind 27 PTS 8 AST 9 REB from Joel Embiid and take
a 2-1 series lead

[Post Game Thread] The Philadelphia 76ers defeat the Atlanta...

127 - 111 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: State Farm Arena(16432),...

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[Highlight] Jokic lifts his MVP trophy

[Highlight] Jokic lifts his MVP trophy

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[Bontemps] The Sixers say Danny Green won't return with...

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Imagine how much money the NBA could make if they made...

Instead of what we have now, imagine 50-75$ per year, no blackouts, players micced...

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[Highlight] Simmons with the beautiful lob, Embiid with
thunderous slam

[Highlight] Simmons with the beautiful lob, Embiid with...

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[Highlight] Atlanta Hawks fans cheer when Embiid appears to
injure his knee

[Highlight] Atlanta Hawks fans cheer when Embiid appears...

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[Highlight] Dwight Howard passes it off the backboard to
George Hill for a shot clock beating three

[Highlight] Dwight Howard passes it off the backboard to...

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Jeremy Lin announces his return to the Beijing Ducks next...

IG post: https://www.instagram.com/p/CP_xjFghWco/?utm_medium=copy_link Unfortunately...

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[Highlight] Joel Embiid tosses it up out of a triple team to
Ben Simmons for the slam

[Highlight] Joel Embiid tosses it up out of a triple team...

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Does Jordan Clarkson currently have the best job in the...

His job is to basically just come off the bench and try to score as much as he can....

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[HIGHLIGHT] Joe Ingles catches the ball at his face and
utilizes no wasted motion as he cashes in on the corner three over
the smaller Pat Bev.

[HIGHLIGHT] Joe Ingles catches the ball at his face and...

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In the last two postseasons, Donovan Mitchell is averaging...

In 13 games and three series over the last two postseasons, Donovan Mitchell is...

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Donovan Mitchell on his physical condition after a collision
with Paul George: "I got hit … and it hurt. But I'm fine
now. I walked in here and if you want me to sprint for you, I can.
I'm good. Shit happens."

Donovan Mitchell on his physical condition after a collision...

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Why do refs wear long pants?

Kind of an obscure thing, but why do refs wear long pants, outside of the desire...

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Chuck interviewed by Chuck (impersonator) on Inside the
NBA

Chuck interviewed by Chuck (impersonator) on Inside the...

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[Draymond Green] This league has gotten so soft, security
ran on the court

[Draymond Green] This league has gotten so soft, security...

Tweet 1 Tweet 2 Context: KD and P.J. Tucker got into it and apparently KD's bodyguard...

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[Haynes] Toronto Raptors say star Pascal Siakam underwent
successful surgery last week to repair a torn labrum in his left
shoulder.

[Haynes] Toronto Raptors say star Pascal Siakam underwent...

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[Li] New Study Finds James Harden As the Worst-Dressed NBA
Player

[Li] New Study Finds James Harden As the Worst-Dressed...

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[Fedor] The Cleveland Cavaliers plan to extend offers to
free agents T.J. McConnell, Alex Caruso, Talen Horton-Tucker and/or
Josh Hart. Hart, who is one of Nance’s best friends, has said he
would like a fresh start.

[Fedor] The Cleveland Cavaliers plan to extend offers to...

Source: https://www.cleveland.com/cavs/2021/06/who-will-cleveland-cavaliers-target-in-free-agency-this-offseason-hey-chris.html...

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[James Harden] I’m tired of people creating these false ass
stories knowing I really don’t speak on the bullshit. Leave me out
of all the weird shit. Shit trash. Back to my real life. People
really on here just making shit up for clout. I really stay out the
way. Cashapp 100K? Beat it.

[James Harden] I’m tired of people creating these false...

Context: There was a rumor James Harden Cashapped Saweetie $100K for a date. Screenshot...

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[Charania] Clippers say C/F Serge Ibaka underwent
season-ending back surgery.

[Charania] Clippers say C/F Serge Ibaka underwent season-ending...

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GAME THREAD: Philadelphia 76ers (49-23) @ Atlanta Hawks...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 7:29 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

Wosny Lambre on the latest Bill Simmons podcast: “I kind...

PJ Tucker has been doing a decent job on KD. KD is clearly their #1 option, he’s...

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[Quinton Mayo] "Sources: Scott Brooks likely to
return as Wizards head coach; other staff changes
expected."

[Quinton Mayo] "Sources: Scott Brooks likely to return...

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The person seen shoving PJ Tucker was KD’s personal bodyguard

How is he allowed on the court? We all speculated he was an arena worker or something....

Chris Paul is 7 games away from #3 in all-time total assists....

I hope you guys'll allow me to postulate that he roughly maintains his season-long...

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[MacMahon] Jazz's Game 2 defensive rating with Rudy Gobert
on the floor: 97.3. Jazz's Game 2 defensive rating with Gobert off
the floor: 169.6

[MacMahon] Jazz's Game 2 defensive rating with Rudy Gobert...

Link to Tweet: https://twitter.com/espn_macmahon/status/1403243008812732421?s=20...

“Playoff” Rondo has just recorded his first playoff DNP-...

“Playoff” Rondo has just recorded his first playoff DNP- Coaches Decision of his...

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[Highlight] This pathetic attempt by Marcus Morris to draw a
3PT foul on Rudy Gobert deserves a post

[Highlight] This pathetic attempt by Marcus Morris to draw...

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r/nba Poll: Which player scores the most points during...

Vote and comment below on who you think will score the most points tonight! Tonight's...

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[Highlight] Joe Ingles uses every inch of the glass to get
his layup to go in

[Highlight] Joe Ingles uses every inch of the glass to...

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[Highlight] Paul George and Donovan Mitchell collide late in
the game. Mitchell is slow to get up.

[Highlight] Paul George and Donovan Mitchell collide late...

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Donovan Mitchell becomes the first Jazz player with 35
points in back-to-back playoff games since Karl Malone in
1988.

Donovan Mitchell becomes the first Jazz player with 35...

Donovan Mitchell becomes the first Jazz player with 35 points in back-to-back playoff...

[Suggestion] To the dudes posting highlight clips - I sincerely...

One of my favorite things on this sub is checking out big highlights, especially...

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[Highlight] Donovan Mitchell Hits a 3 Over Marcus Morris To
End Half

[Highlight] Donovan Mitchell Hits a 3 Over Marcus Morris...

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[Highlight] Joe Ingles with the dirty jab step 3 on
PG13

[Highlight] Joe Ingles with the dirty jab step 3 on PG13

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[Highlight] Joe Ingles drills the silky smooth open three
after Kawhi misses the easy putback

[Highlight] Joe Ingles drills the silky smooth open three...

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[Post Game Thread] The Utah Jazz defeat the Los Angeles...

111 - 117 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Vivint Arena(18007),...

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Pat “Next 5 Years Are Mine” Beverly tonight: 3 points on 0-5
shooting and 0-3 from 3, 3 boards, and 1 assist in 21
minutes

Pat “Next 5 Years Are Mine” Beverly tonight: 3 points on...

Pat “Next 5 Years Are Mine” Beverly tonight: 3 points on 0-5 shooting and 0-3 from...

Gobert tonight proved exactly why he's a 3x DPOY, and it's...

No one even considers driving against him, Kawhi, PG, everyone just kicked out multiple...

Jordan Clarkson scored 100% of Jazz bench points

Jazz bench points: 24 Jordan Clarkson 24 pts (9/15 shooting) Favors 0/1 and Niang...

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John Collins: "I've been going to this gas station
for 4 years, dude didn't know who I was, didn't care, but now that
we've won a couple playoff games, we start to see the energy.
That's just the power of us winning games and sticking
together."

John Collins: "I've been going to this gas station for...

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The NBA fucked Vancouver's NBA team

The Vancouver Grizzlies had been created as an expansion team along with the Raptors...

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[Highlight] Fan counts to 12 seconds while Giannis is at the
line

[Highlight] Fan counts to 12 seconds while Giannis is at...

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After one quarter Giannis + Middleton have combined for
30/14/1, rest of team: 0/5/3. Each guy has outscored the Nets 15 -
11 by themselves

After one quarter Giannis + Middleton have combined for...

https://www.espn.com/nba/boxscore/_/gameId/401332959 Brooklyn is shooting 5/25 and...

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[Highlight] Giannis gets called for the 10 second
violation

[Highlight] Giannis gets called for the 10 second violation

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[Highlight] Bruce Brown scores 8 straight points as the roll
man

[Highlight] Bruce Brown scores 8 straight points as the...

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GAME THREAD: Los Angeles Clippers (47-25) @ Utah Jazz
(52-20) - (June 10, 2021)

GAME THREAD: Los Angeles Clippers (47-25) @ Utah Jazz (52-20)...

General Information TIME MEDIA LOCATION BROADCAST 9:59 PM Eastern Game Preview:...

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[Highlight] PJ Tucker and KD get into it and have to be
separated

[Highlight] PJ Tucker and KD get into it and have to be...

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[Highlight] The Milwaukee Bucks fans serenade Kevin Durant
with "Fuck KD" chants

[Highlight] The Milwaukee Bucks fans serenade Kevin Durant...

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[Highlight] Kevin Durant drains the tough three pointer to
put the nets up 3

[Highlight] Kevin Durant drains the tough three pointer...

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[Highlight] Holiday with the spin move layup to put Bucks up
1 with 11s left

[Highlight] Holiday with the spin move layup to put Bucks...

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Giannis' playtime of 42:59 is his most during regulation...

Giannis played 42:59 minutes tonight, the most he's played in regulation since a...

[Post Game Thread] The Milwaukee Bucks (1-2) defeat the...

83 - 86 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Fiserv Forum(0), Clock:...

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Khris Middleton bounces back in Game 3: 35 points 15
rebounds

Khris Middleton bounces back in Game 3: 35 points 15 rebounds

Full stats: 35 PTS 1 AST 15 REB 12-25 FG 3-6 3 PT Source submitted by /u/iSleepUpsideDown[visit...

Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton scored 79.1%...

Is this the highest % of points scored by a duo in an NBA game? Even in Wilt's 100...

Are GMs using Robert Covington as a pawn to get opposing...

Covington got traded to Timberwolves in 2018-19 season, and after 2 months, Tom...

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[Walden] Joe Ingles, on Rudy Gobert's DPOY: "Not a
surprise. Being around him every day for 7 years now … this isn't
random like a 50-point game — he does this every day. It's nice to
have a big, 7-foot French man behind you. … I highly doubt this
will be his last one."

[Walden] Joe Ingles, on Rudy Gobert's DPOY: "Not a surprise....

Tweet Joe Ingles, on Rudy Gobert's DPOY: "Not a surprise. Being around him every...

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Adding Up MVP Voting Totals From Every Year To Find Decades
MVPs

Adding Up MVP Voting Totals From Every Year To Find Decades...

The NBA MVP is calculate through a ranked scoring system where, "member of the voting...

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[Charania] The NBA officially is returning to its normal
October-June calendar for next season. Teams received new key dates
today.

[Charania] The NBA officially is returning to its normal...

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[Barrasso] Charles Barkley: ‘I Root Against All
Superteams’

[Barrasso] Charles Barkley: ‘I Root Against All Superteams’

“KD is a great player, and I think he’s a great kid,” Barkley said on a conference...

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PJ Tucker asked how he could defend KD & stay out of
foul trouble: "I don't think you understand the magnitude
of that question. Go out & guard the greatest player ever
maybe & don't foul him? Like, it's gonna happen. I gotta be
physical to be able to get into him. He's gonna get 30 or
whatever."

PJ Tucker asked how he could defend KD & stay out of...

Source Tucker, the man the Bucks have assigned to the Nets’ leading scorer to start...

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[Brooks] Mike James: "Plus-minus can be kind of
deceiving. I could just be out there with a good
group."

[Brooks] Mike James: "Plus-minus can be kind of deceiving....

Tweet Mike James: "Plus-minus can be kind of deceiving. I could just be out there...

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[Walden] Joe Ingles: "The whole narrative of Paul
George vs. Joe Ingles is a little bit old in my mind. It's Jazz vs.
Clippers now. … I personally don't read into the 1-on-1 stuff. That
was 3 years ago. My twins could barely speak then and now they
annoy the hell out of me."

[Walden] Joe Ingles: "The whole narrative of Paul George...

Tweet Joe Ingles: "The whole narrative of Paul George vs. Joe Ingles is a little...

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Austin Rivers reacts to Jokic's workout music

Austin Rivers reacts to Jokic's workout music

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On paper, Suns and the Jazz have a very similar roster...

Explosive young guard who’s fearless of the moment - Booker/Mitchell Traditional...

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Donovan Mitchell on the playoffs without LeBron, Steph:
"I see the tweets about the new blood in the playoffs. The
Clippers have never won a championship. We've never won. Phoenix
has never won. Look at how competitive these games are, I think
that's what makes this playoffs so intense, so
exciting"

Donovan Mitchell on the playoffs without LeBron, Steph:...

Source This year will mark the first time since 2006 that none of LeBron, Curry...

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[Amick] As the Trail Blazers begin their search for Terry
Stotts’ replacement, and with Damian Lillard’s future in Portland
suddenly part of the conversation, a new and intriguing name
emerges: Mike D’Antoni.

[Amick] As the Trail Blazers begin their search for Terry...

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Robert Horry on Hakeem Olajuwon vs Shaq: "Hakeem
was better. Shaq was more dominant, but Hakeem was better. … I
think Dream had more talent. Shaq had handles, but Dream had a
little bit better handles. Dream could shoot free throws, and we
all know about Shaq’s free throws. Hakeem had a
fadeaway."

Robert Horry on Hakeem Olajuwon vs Shaq: "Hakeem was better....

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r/nba Poll: Which player scores the most points tonight?

Quick poll, who scores the most points tonight? There are two matchups: Nets @ Bucks...

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Chris Paul [on Deandre Ayton]: “He runs, he rebounds, he
does everything. He’s literally been the MVP of our postseason so
far.”

Chris Paul [on Deandre Ayton]: “He runs, he rebounds, he...

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Tim Duncan actually has an Instagram account that only...

It’s called Squatch and Cox and is described as “The adventures of the Basketball...

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Bogdan Bogdanovic: "In the NBA, you're not getting
hit with coins or lighters during the free throws, they're not
gonna point lasers into your eyes. It's super tough to score a free
throw then. Now I know I'm not in that type of environment, it's
all confidence and mental [toughness]"

Bogdan Bogdanovic: "In the NBA, you're not getting hit...

Bogdan was asked about playing in front of loud crowds. He pointed out that he played...

[SERIOUS NEXT DAY THREAD] Post-Game Discussion (June 09,...

Here is a place to have in depth, x's and o's, discussions on yesterday's games....

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'Widely believed' NBA will add expansion teams in Seattle,
likely Las Vegas

'Widely believed' NBA will add expansion teams in Seattle,...

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Steph Curry reacts to Andrew Wiggins' unenthusiastic IG post
promoting slides: "Your 'smile' says you love those slides
so much

Steph Curry reacts to Andrew Wiggins' unenthusiastic IG...

Screenshot IG post Steph: Your 'smile' says you love those slides so much

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[Charania] 2020-21 NBA Defensive Player of the Year: Utah
Jazz center Rudy Gobert. This is Gobert's third DPOY.

[Charania] 2020-21 NBA Defensive Player of the Year: Utah...

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Gobert is surprised with his third DPOY trophy

Gobert is surprised with his third DPOY trophy

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Chuck hits the button and the circus comes to town

Chuck hits the button and the circus comes to town

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[Highlight] Jokic with a stupidly good assist to Barton.
Phoenix crowd is impressed

[Highlight] Jokic with a stupidly good assist to Barton....

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[Highlight] CP3 lobs it to the heavens for Ayton

[Highlight] CP3 lobs it to the heavens for Ayton

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Jokic at the end of the 3rd: 24-13-6. The rest of the Nuggets...

Yeah this is not the best game I've ever watched as a Nuggets fan, everyone bricking...

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[Highlight] CP3 makes his man dance and dumps it to Craig
for the easy layup

[Highlight] CP3 makes his man dance and dumps it to Craig...

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Chris Paul tonight: 17/5/15 assists with 6-10 shooting...

Another masterclass performance by your one and only CP3. To have 15 assists with...

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[Highlight] CP3 hits back-to-back triples and subs himself
out of the game

[Highlight] CP3 hits back-to-back triples and subs himself...

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[Highlight] A young Suns fan gets HYPED

[Highlight] A young Suns fan gets HYPED

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[Post Game Thread] The Phoenix Suns (2-0) defeat the Denver
Nuggets (0-2), 123-98, behind Chris Paul's 17pts/15ast game

[Post Game Thread] The Phoenix Suns (2-0) defeat the Denver...

98 - 123 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Phoenix Suns Arena(16529),...

CP3 has 53 assists and 4 turnovers in his last 5 games.

9 assists/0 turnovers in game 4 vs. Lakers. 6 assists/2 turnovers in game 5 vs....

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Chris Paul now has the same number of 15+ PTS, 15 AST+, 0 TO
playoff games as everyone else in NBA combined since 1984.

Chris Paul now has the same number of 15+ PTS, 15 AST+,...

Source Chris Paul tonight in 30 minutes 17/5/15 on 6-10 FG, 2-2 3PT, 3-3 FT, 0 turnovers...

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[Singer] Michael Malone:” I saw one team that wanted to be
here and another team that didn’t. Called it embarrassing. . .
There’s a reason their crowd is yelling Suns in four. . . I felt we
quit tonight.”

[Singer] Michael Malone:” I saw one team that wanted to...

Michael Malone: I saw one team that wanted to be here and another team that didn’t....

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Coach Michael Malone: "Chris Paul doesn't see us,
he doesn't feel us, and we're not impacting him in any way, shape
or form."

Coach Michael Malone: "Chris Paul doesn't see us, he doesn't...

Chris Paul sent Milsap to the realm, he hit shot after shot, and the Defense best...

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Suns fans doing Mexican wave before chanting "Suns
in 4"

Suns fans doing Mexican wave before chanting "Suns in 4"

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Nikola Jokic didn't stay up late for his own draft

Nikola Jokic didn't stay up late for his own draft

Nikola Jokic likely didn’t even watch the 2014 NBA Draft, his agent @MiskoRaznatovic...

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[Charania] Heat President Pat Riley has been fined $25,000
for violating the league’s anti-tampering rule during radio
interview regarding Lakers‘ LeBron James.

[Charania] Heat President Pat Riley has been fined $25,000...

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[Scottie Pippen] Ready to hear my side of the story?
UNGUARDED. I'm giving you a behind-the-scenes look at growing up in
Arkansas, college days at UCA, getting drafted, takes on my
teammates and coaches, the locker room, and the rings. Stories I've
kept to myself for years.

[Scottie Pippen] Ready to hear my side of the story? UNGUARDED....

Looks like Scottie Pippen is releasing a book about his life/career around the 30th...

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Taylor Rooks: "This is like an app where you can
take a pic but it goes away." Draymond:
"Snapchat? Y'all foul."

Taylor Rooks: "This is like an app where you can take a...

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[Farbod Esnaashari] Sources Say Boston Celtics and Kemba
Walker Want a Breakup

[Farbod Esnaashari] Sources Say Boston Celtics and Kemba...

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CJ McCollum Tweets About Trade Rumors: “I’m not offended. I
came from nothin. To more than something. I work hard, show up and
do my job to the best of my ability. Everyone has a right to their
own opinion. Even if that means they want to see me traded. It’s a
part of life when you play this sport.”

CJ McCollum Tweets About Trade Rumors: “I’m not offended....

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Draymond Green: “There's no defensive situation where you
don't want me on the floor.”

Draymond Green: “There's no defensive situation where you...

“You didn't name not one person who can control the game from the defensive side...

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[Anderson] Quin Snyder on the advice Dwyane Wade gives to
Donovan Mitchell in-game: "I don't ask a lot of questions
about what they're talking about. I trust that we're all on the
same page and there's probably things that Dwyane's capable of
giving him that I'm not."

[Anderson] Quin Snyder on the advice Dwyane Wade gives...

Tweet Quin Snyder on the advice Dwyane Wade gives to Donovan Mitchell in-game: "I...

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[The Athletic] “We get all this unfair credit for drafting
Jokic. It was just kind of lucky scouting, to be honest with you.”
- Tim Connelly

[The Athletic] “We get all this unfair credit for drafting...

Source (writer Sam Vecenie) Some other great quotes: “We were looking at the draft...

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[Haynes] Atlanta Hawks say forward De’Andre Hunter has
suffered a small tear of the lateral meniscus that will require
surgery and he’ll be out the remainder of the season.

[Haynes] Atlanta Hawks say forward De’Andre Hunter has...

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James Harden Was Traded for a Sixth-Grader: A shot at the
NBA title cost the Nets their draft picks through 2027. The players
in that class? They’re currently in middle school.

James Harden Was Traded for a Sixth-Grader: A shot at the...

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[Rankin] I asked Charles Barkley about Chris Paul's player
option for next season to stay in Phoenix. "You know I
like to drink right? I've never been drunk enough to say no to $45
million dollars." Paul has a player option for $44.2M to
stay in Phoenix next season.

[Rankin] I asked Charles Barkley about Chris Paul's player...

Tweet I asked Charles Barkley about Chris Paul's player option for next season to...

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[Cunningham] Just asked Charles Barkley if he thinks fans of
the Sacramento Kings have anything to be encouraged about for the
team’s future after a 15 season playoff drought. He thought about
it & said simply “No, not really.”

[Cunningham] Just asked Charles Barkley if he thinks fans...

Video Tweet Just asked Charles Barkley if he thinks fans of the Sacramento Kings...

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Jokic when asked if he ever grew tired of basketball,
responded “I quit when I was 12 or 14. I quit for like six months.
I just wanted to race horses. But my dad convinced me to play
again. I returned for one game but I told the coach I had to leave
at halftime for another horse race”

Jokic when asked if he ever grew tired of basketball, responded...

Jokic when asked if he ever grew tired of basketball, responded “I quit when I was...

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Devin Booker now officially owns LeBron James' last
game-worn #23 Los Angeles Lakers jersey

Devin Booker now officially owns LeBron James' last game-worn...

Image: https://imgur.com/gallery/GTUBAOe Source: https://twitter.com/aaryans19/status/1402719810321108994?s=21...

GAME THREAD: Denver Nuggets (47-25) @ Phoenix Suns (51-21)...

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Rivers reacts to Nikola Jokic winning MVP:“There’s a lot of
great candidates. I do think probably the deciding factor was games
played. but even if they both played a lot of games, it still
would’ve been a very difficult choice. I was hoping for our guy,
but you can’t take anything away from Jokic.”

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[Wojnarowski] Bjorkgren was informed today of decision to
dismiss him, sources said. He met with management on Tuesday.
Pacers are expected to pursue a more experienced, established head
coach in this process. Bjorkgren lost locker room and much of
organization in his one year as coach.

[Wojnarowski] Bjorkgren was informed today of decision...

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[Klein] Hawks center Clint Capela told me he and Joel Embiid
talk trash to one another in French.

[Klein] Hawks center Clint Capela told me he and Joel Embiid...

Tweet Hawks center Clint Capela told me he and Joel Embiid talk trash to one another...

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[Jordan Clarkson] It hurt me deeply to see that Salt Lake’s
@yumyumasian food truck was recently vandalized – I know the pain
that hateful language and racism causes. With help from
@identitygraphix we’ll be able to restore the truck and hopefully
lift Ben and his family’s spirit! #StopAsianHate

[Jordan Clarkson] It hurt me deeply to see that Salt Lake’s...

Tweet Context: "F_ck Ch_nks" was spray painted on a Filipino food truck in Utah....

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[Charania] Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is changing
his jersey number from No. 23 to No. 6 next season, sources tell me
and @tim_cato. Anthony Davis is expected to remain No. 3.

[Charania] Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is changing...

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Donovan Mitchell in last 12 playoffs games: 34.4ppg on...

Now, I'm not a Jazz fan nor I'm rooting for them, but we have a guy who turned into...

With 8:57 left in the second quarter and Utah down 10,...

We’ve seen so many coaches who refuse to use their challenge earlier in the game,...

r/nba Poll: Who do you think will win tonight's matchup,...

Will the new MVP lead the Nuggets to a win and home court advantage? Or will the...

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[Wojnarowski] Nate Bjorkgren is out as Indiana's coach,
sources tell ESPN.

[Wojnarowski] Nate Bjorkgren is out as Indiana's coach,...

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[Wind] Nikola Jokic's message to young big men:
"Play the game. Just enjoy it. Because at that moment I
never thought I'm gonna do something big in basketball. I was just
trying to play. Just play and enjoy the game if you love it. If you
don’t love it, find something that you love."

[Wind] Nikola Jokic's message to young big men: "Play the...

Nikola Jokic's message to young big men: "Play the game. Just enjoy it. Because...

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[Highlight] Quin Snyder Talks To Donovan Mitchell During A
Timeout: "You keep getting your mind right and it
overcomes everything."

[Highlight] Quin Snyder Talks To Donovan Mitchell During...

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Donovan Mitchell in Game 1: 45 points and 5 assists on 16-29
FG and 6-15 3PT

Donovan Mitchell in Game 1: 45 points and 5 assists on...

Source: https://www.espn.com/nba/boxscore/_/gameId/401333058 Dude was a FLAMETHROWER...

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[Donovan Mitchell ] "It's on me... it's on
me" after taking responsibility for "letting team
down the first half" and dominating the second half to end
with 45 points

[Donovan Mitchell ] "It's on me... it's on me" after taking...

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ALL ANGLES:

ALL ANGLES:

Embiid with a torn meniscus has played more minutes in...

It looked like Bud had finally figured out that the playoffs are superstar basketball...

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[Highlight] Utah chants "Playoff
P"

[Highlight] Utah chants "Playoff P"

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[Highlight] Jazz fans chant "overrated"
while Paul George is at the line

[Highlight] Jazz fans chant "overrated" while Paul George...

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[Post Game Thread] The Utah Jazz defeat the Los Angeles
Clippers by 112-109 to take a 1-0 series lead, behind 45 points
from Donovan Mitchell

[Post Game Thread] The Utah Jazz defeat the Los Angeles...

109 - 112 Box Scores: NBA & Yahoo   GAME SUMMARY Location: Vivint Arena(18007),...

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[Highlight] Gobert blocks Morris' game-tying three
attempt

[Highlight] Gobert blocks Morris' game-tying three attempt

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Paul George in a loss in Game 1 vs Utah: 4-17 from the
Field, and 3-8 from 3 to finish the game with 20 points 11 rebounds
and 2 assist

Paul George in a loss in Game 1 vs Utah: 4-17 from the...

George Paul had a rough first game vs Utah Jazz featuring the infamous Jingle. This...

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[Highlight] Donovan Mitchell mic’d up: “They played game 7
two days ago, it’s all how we start this quarter”

[Highlight] Donovan Mitchell mic’d up: “They played game...

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Donovan Mitchell has outscored the duo of Kawhi Leonard and
Paul George in Game 1, 45-43

Donovan Mitchell has outscored the duo of Kawhi Leonard...

Mitchell led all scorers in Game 1 with 45 points (16-30 FG, 6-15 3P, 7-8 FT) while...

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GAME THREAD: Los Angeles Clippers (47-25) @ Utah Jazz
(52-20) - (June 08, 2021)

GAME THREAD: Los Angeles Clippers (47-25) @ Utah Jazz (52-20)...

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[Highlight] Shake Milton triple, Thybulle block, Embiid
block, Simmons to Thybulle AND one

[Highlight] Shake Milton triple, Thybulle block, Embiid...

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[Highlight] Milton beats the buzzer to end the 3rd from
waaaaay downtown

[Highlight] Milton beats the buzzer to end the 3rd from...

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Joel Embiid's Game 2 performance: 40 points, 13 rebounds on
13-25 FG and 2-5 3PT

Joel Embiid's Game 2 performance: 40 points, 13 rebounds...

Source: https://www.espn.com/nba/boxscore/_/gameId/401332953 Not bad for a dude...

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[Post Game Thread] The Philadelphia 76ers defeat the Atlanta
Hawks, 118-102, behind 40 points and 13 rebounds from Joel Embiid
and tie the series at 1-1

[Post Game Thread] The Philadelphia 76ers defeat the Atlanta...

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[Highlight] With free frosty on the line, Sixers crowd goes
nuts after Knight misses both free throws

[Highlight] With free frosty on the line, Sixers crowd...

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The Brooklyn Nets had a free throw timer for Giannis on the
jumbotron, the NBA requested to remove it (via
@Sidelinesources)

The Brooklyn Nets had a free throw timer for Giannis on...

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Nikola Jokic the first MVP to have been picked in the 2nd...

Last one was Willis Reed in 1969-70. Crazy to think about, he really bet all odds...

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[Mares] Kobe's Challenge to Nikola Jokic: MVP.

[Mares] Kobe's Challenge to Nikola Jokic: MVP.

Source Two years ago, Kobe challenged Nikola Jokic to win MVP. Today that challenge...

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GAME THREAD: Atlanta Hawks (41-31) @ Philadelphia 76ers
(49-23) - (June 08, 2021)

GAME THREAD: Atlanta Hawks (41-31) @ Philadelphia 76ers...

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[Stein] Denver's Nikola Jokic will be formally announced as
the league's MVP on TNT tonight at 7:30 PM ET, sources say.

[Stein] Denver's Nikola Jokic will be formally announced...

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(Singer)Asked Nikola about MVP earlier this season:
"I know you don't care about individual awards
.." Joker interrupts: "Who says I don't
care?" Me, taken aback: ".. I thought you only
care about team awards.." Joker smiles: "I just
wanted to see your reaction."

(Singer)Asked Nikola about MVP earlier this season: "I...

https://twitter.com/msinger/status/1402386705739444224?s=19 Man I'm so happy like...

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[Marks] By virtue of winning MVP, Nikola Jokic is now
eligible to sign a super max contract in either the 2022 or 2023
offseason...The Nikola Jokic super max extension in 2022 is
projected to be the largest contract in NBA history.

[Marks] By virtue of winning MVP, Nikola Jokic is now eligible...

1st Tweet by Bobby Marks By virtue of winning MVP, Nikola Jokic is now eligible...

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Nikola Jokic learns from Adam Silver during a Nuggets team
meeting that he is the 2020-2021 MVP

Nikola Jokic learns from Adam Silver during a Nuggets team...

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[Marc Stein] Full MVP balloting results: Jokic gets 91
first-place votes; Curry next with five.

[Marc Stein] Full MVP balloting results: Jokic gets 91...

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[Conti] Derrick Rose got a first place vote for MVP.

[Conti] Derrick Rose got a first place vote for MVP.

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“Because of you, the big man is back.” Shaq congratulates
Nikola Jokic for becoming the first center to win the MVP since
2000.

“Because of you, the big man is back.” Shaq congratulates...

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[Highlight] Ben Simmons blocks Trae Young’s deep 3

[Highlight] Ben Simmons blocks Trae Young’s deep 3

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[Highlight] Embiid Gallinari altercation

[Highlight] Embiid Gallinari altercation

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[Charania] Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic has won the
2020-21 NBA MVP award, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium.

[Charania] Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic has won the...

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Fan spots Charles Barkley and starts yelling:
"Shaquille O'Neal! Yo it's Shaq!" Chuck:
"All black people don't look alike."

Fan spots Charles Barkley and starts yelling: "Shaquille...

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