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NBA All-Star Game Honors Kobe Bryant

The 2020 NBA All-Star Game is normally a time of celebration. However, this year’s game in Chicago had a cloud of somberness hanging over it as the league honored the late Kobe Bryant. It’s been almost three weeks since the Laker legend was tragically killed in a helicopter crash with …

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The NBA Reacts to the Death of Kobe Bryant

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash Sunday. Bryant, 41, and his 13-year-old daughter Gigi were among the nine passengers that died in the accident. The helicopter crashed during foggy conditions into the hills of Calabasas, California. Kobe Bryant spent his 20-year NBA career with the Los Angeles …

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NBA Rockets into Challenge with China

Violence and chaos has burdened China all summer long. Tear gas and water cannons are being used to combat protestors rallying for more democracy in China. And now, China’s problems have become the NBA’s problems — minus the tear gas and water cannons. Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong …

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Top-5 High School Recruit RJ Hampton Chooses Overseas Rather Than College

On Tuesday afternoon, RJ Hampton chose to play overseas and skip college. He was considering Kansas, Texas Tech, and Memphis. Where’s He Going? Hampton signed a contract with the New Zealand Breakers of the Australian National Basketball League. He becomes the first player to willingly skip college for an international pro …

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Celtics, Warriors Pick Up Wins on Opening Night

The Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors both started out the 2018-19 NBA season 1-0. Boston Brings the Energy The Celtics beat the 76ers by a score of 105-87 in their home-opener. It was an energetic start for the Celtics and the fans at TD Garden. From start to finish, …

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Talks Various Issues in the NBA

In his annual NBA Finals address, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver responded to various issues related to the NBA today. From league expansion to the national anthem, Silver let the public know what his stances are on some hot topics. League Expansion During Silver’s address, he made it clear that league …

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NBA All-Star Players Content with New ASG Format Change

The NBA All-Star game was considered to be a success among coaches and players selected to participate in the annual showdown. But, this season’s format of the All-Star Game was completely different to years prior. The format was originally structured by selecting the best of the Eastern Conference and fitting …

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Mortal Kombat 11: NBA Edition

Scorpion vs. Sub-Zero. Liu Kang vs. Kung Lao. NBA players vs. referees? So far in the last few days of action, a trend is developing that is putting a black eye on the sport: Players are fighting with referees. This is becoming a very big issue that is threatening to …

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