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Raptors visit Lakers, still winless on road trek

The Toronto Raptors will try for a rare win at the Staples Center when they visit the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday (10:30 p.m. ET).

CBC .Ca NBA | 2456 days ago | 2111 Ballers sent

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NBA Draft 2013: Power Ranking Top Big Men in Class

The 2013 NBA draft does not have a franchise-changing center like Anthony Davis last year.However, there are a number of solid big men who should play in the league for a long time. Some, like Nerlens Noel of Kentucky, ...

Bleacher Report .com | 1514 days ago | 1877 Ballers sent

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Kings' Landry is tough on himself

Sometimes you have to wonder whether Carl Landry is even a Carl Landry fan. Sacramento Kings forward Carly Landry, center, goes to the basket between ...

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2017 CENTER NBA NEWS

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Who Are the South Bay Lakers?

Recently rebranded, the South Bay Lakers will develop talent for their parent club at the UCLA Health Training Center.

Los Angeles Lakers | 15 hours ago | 0 Baller sent

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Republicans don't trust higher ed. That's a problem for liberal academics

Only 36% of Republicans, according to the Pew Research Center, believe colleges and universities have a positive effect on the way things are going in the country, versus 58% who say ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 3 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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The Greek Freak Invades Manila

Giannis Antetokounmpo put on an exhibition at the Glorietta Activity Center in Manila for thousands of fans.

Milwaukee Bucks | 3 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Cate Blanchett goes FULL villain in 'Thor: Ragnarok' trailer

Taika Waititi and the rest of the "Thor: Ragnarok" crew debuted a brand new trailer to the denizens of Hall H. In it the mighty Cate Blanchett takes center stage as does her equally ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 4 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Thunder Signs Dakari Johnson

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 22, 2017 – The Oklahoma City Thunder has signed center Dakari Johnson, ...

Oklahoma City Thunder | 5 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Fire-displaced residents in Merced share worries and crack a few jokes

Residents displaced by the Detwiler fire attended a community meeting at the Merced Theatre on Thursday night, where they expressed concerns about security and inquired about when they could return ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Fire-displaced residents in Merced share worries and crack a few jokes

Residents displaced by the Detwiler fire attended a community meeting at the Merced Theatre on Thursday night, where they expressed concerns about security and inquired about when they could return ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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LaDainian Tomlinson and his love of the game will be forever immortalized ...

LaDainian Tomlinson has been through this before. He’s gotten measured for the perfect fitting jacket. He’s had to organize friends and family. He’s been at the center of a massive ceremony, ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Use Augmented Reality to Win Kings Nike Jersey!

If you download the Golden 1 Center + Kings App you have a chance to win your very own personalized icon jersey.

Sacramento Kings | 7 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Is parole the next chapter in the never-ending, and ever-fascinating, ...

It was justice. It was a legal abomination. It was reality television before reality television was even really a thing. It was before social media and yet was probably the most viral story of the ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 7 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Vandals target coffee shop at center of anti-gentrification protest in ...

A small coffee shop at the center of multiple anti-gentrification protests in Boyle Heights was vandalized Wednesday, according to owners. Footage from surveillance video at Weird Wave ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 8 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Ex-Houston Rockets center Dikembe Mutombo interested in owning team

Rockets owner Leslie Alexander put the team up for sale on Monday.

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Former head of South Korean geoscience center convicted of laundering ...

The former head of South Korea’s earthquake research center was convicted this week of laundering more than $1 million in bribes from two seismological companies, including one based ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 8 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Tanker truck crash shuts down northbound 5 Freeway in Boyle Heights

A tanker truck and a car collided on the 5 Freeway late Tuesday, shutting down all northbound lanes near the 10 Freeway in Boyle Heights, officials said. The crash was reported just after 9:30 p.m. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 8 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Target Center remodel

As the off-season rolls along, the Timberwolves' Target Center remodel is reportedly 70 percent of the way complete as a few members of the local media were allowed to check out the ...

Dunking With Wolves | 8 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Cavaliers sign former 2nd-round pick Cedi Osman

The Target Center is part way through a $130 million renovation project which will improve traffic flow, provide a new scoreboard, new locker rooms and better visibility out to the city ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 9 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Wardrobe change: No home, road uniforms as NBA goes to Nike

The Target Center is part way through a $130 million renovation project which will improve traffic flow, provide a new scoreboard, new locker rooms and better visibility out to the city ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 9 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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4 LAPD gang officers injured after patrol cars collide in South L.A. parkin

Four gang officers with the Los Angeles Police Department were injured Monday afternoon after their two patrol cars collided in a South Los Angeles parking lot, authorities said. The collision occurred ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 9 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Target Center looks to get back in the game with $140M renovation

More views, new seats and upgraded locker rooms are part of a $140M redo.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 9 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Target Center is part way through their renovation

The Target Center is part way through their $130 million renovation project which will significantly improve traffic flow, provide a new state of the art scoreboard, new locker rooms ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 9 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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T-wolves offer tours to public of Target Center renovation

Jimmy Butler has what is considered a team-friendly contract in this modern NBA, as he is slated to make *only* a little under $19 million next season. Perhaps he can get an extra bump ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 10 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Timberwolves & Lynx Open Tours to the Public to See Target Center as it ...

The Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx announced a series of tours open to the public to get a behind the scenes look at Target Center ...

Minnesota Timberwolves | 10 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Oscar-winner Martin Landau, who starred in 'Ed Wood,' 'North By Northwest'

Martin Landau, the Oscar-winning veteran who appeared in classic films such as Alfred Hitchcock’s “North By Northwest” and starred in the “Mission: Impossible” television series in the 1960s, has ...

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April 15, 2017 – Game 1: Los Angeles Clippers 95, Utah Jazz 97

There was an odd feel within Staples Center before the game had tipped off. The air felt incredibly thick. The air conditioning, noticeably felt as it tried to cut through the warmth ...

Clipper Blog | 10 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Lakers fans are having a ball as hope returns to L.A.

Mark Appelbaum sat courtside for most of the afternoon on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center wearing a maroon Lower Merion High School jersey with the name “Bryant” on the back as ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Summer League: HEAT 95 - Grizzlies 98 Game Recap

The Miami HEAT fell to the Memphis Grizzlies 98-95 in double OT Saturday night at Thomas & Mack Center ...

Miami Heat | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Motors roundup: Joey Logano is center of attention as NASCAR gets set ...

Joey Logano can always count on top billing when he races at what counts as his hometown track. Take a walk at the New Hampshire fan zone and Logano's name is on the marquee high above ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Joey Logano is center of attention as NASCAR gets set for New Hampshire

Joey Logano can always count on top billing when he races at what counts as his hometown track. Take a walk at the New Hampshire fan zone and Logano's name is on the marquee high above ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Georgios Papagiannis Injury Update

A precautionary MRI conducted today on Kings center Georgios Papagiannis at Kaiser Permanente in Sacramento revealed a bruise (hematoma)

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L.A.'s Mexican American cultural center begins to blossom after a rocky ...

There was a time when children of Mexican descent were slapped if they spoke Spanish in school. As Toni Gomez walked through an exhibit at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes on a recent afternoon, she saw ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 12 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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2010 NBA Mock Draft
01. John Wall (WW)
02. Evan Turner (76ers)
03. Derrick Favors (NJN)
04. Wesley Johnson (MT)
05. DeMarcus Cousins (SK)
06. Ekpe Udoh (GSW)
07. Greg Monroe (DP)
08. Al-Farouq Aminu (LAC)
09. Gordon Hayward (UJ)
10. Paul George (IP)
2009 NBA Mock Draft
01. Blake Griffin (LAC)
02. Hasheem Thabeet (MG)
03. James Harden (OCT)
04. Tyreke Evans (SK)
05. Ricky Rubio (MT)
06. Jonny Flynn (MT)
07. Stephen Curry (GSW)
08. Jordan Hill (NYK)
09. DeMar DeRozan (TR)
10. Brandon Jennings (MB)
Scoring
01. Kevin Durant27.7
02. LeBron James26.7
03. Carmelo Anthony25.6
04. Dwyane Wade25.5
05. Kobe Bryant25.3
06. Amare Stoudemire25.3
07. Derrick Rose25.0
08. Monta Ellis24.1
09. Kevin Martin23.5
10. Dirk Nowitzki23.0
Rebounds
01. Kevin Love15.2
02. Dwight Howard14.1
03. Zach Randolph12.2
04. Blake Griffin12.1
05. Kris Humphries10.4
06. Pau Gasol10.2
07. David Lee9.8
08. Al Jefferson9.7
09. Emeka Okafor9.5
10. Tyson Chandler9.4
Assists
01. Steve Nash11.4
02. Rajon Rondo11.2
03. Deron Williams10.3
04. Chris Paul9.8
05. Jose Calderon8.9
06. Raymond Felton8.3
07. John Wall8.3
08. Jason Kidd8.2
09. Russell Westbrook8.2
10. Derrick Rose7.7
Steals
01. Chris Paul2.4
02. Rajon Rondo2.3
03. Monta Ellis2.1
04. Russell Westbrook1.9
05. Tony Allen1.8
06. Mike Conley1.8
07. Jason Kidd1.7
08. Raymond Felton1.7
09. LeBron James1.6
10. Trevor Ariza1.6
Blocks
01. Andrew Bogut2.6
02. Dwight Howard2.4
03. JaVale McGee2.4
04. Serge Ibaka2.4
05. Andrew Bynum2.0
06. Darko Milicic2.0
07. Al Jefferson1.9
08. Amare Stoudemire1.9
09. Tim Duncan1.9
10. Roy Hibbert1.8