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Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh Should Be Traded by the Miami Heat

The Miami Heat are standing on the verge of a serious gut check. What was presumed to be just another photo op on the way to a sweat-and-champagne-mingled celebration with the Larry O'Brien trophy, has ...

Bleacher Report .com | 2222 days ago | 2278 Ballers sent

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Uncoachable: My Defense of Allen Iverson

When you hear the name Allen Iverson, many words come to mind, and not many of them are positive. Gifted with speed and incredible handling ability, Iverson has long been considered among basketball enthusiasts as ...

Bleacher Report .com | 3218 days ago | 1959 Ballers sent

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2011 Trade Deadline: 10 Shooting Guards the Bulls Could Trade For

It's obvious that the Bulls need a new shooting guard, but the question remains who will it be? For the first half of the season, it's become apparent the answer doesn't exist on the Bulls ...

Bleacher Report .com | 2693 days ago | 1631 Ballers sent

2018 DEFENSE NBA NEWS

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3 reasons the Suns should draft for offense over defense

Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton have a long way to go defensively, which could become a problem. But the Phoenix Suns should still draft top offensive ...

Valley of the Suns | 2 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Chargers' Jason Verrett is hoping he's turned the corner on recovery from ...

Jason Verrett was once the Chargers’ first-round pick, a dynamic cornerback who quickly earned himself a spot on the Pro Bowl roster in his second season. Verrett was once on track to be a fixture ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 4 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Las Vegas Summer League Schedule Announced

NEW YORK– The Lakers will begin defense of their Summer League title against the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday, ...

Los Angeles Lakers | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Weinstein is sued by 3 women; one alleges rape and says his lawyer's firm ...

Harvey Weinstein and his criminal defense attorney are targets of a new lawsuit by three women, including a technology sales executive who accuses the producer of sexual assault and ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 17 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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In defense of Orange County's 'NIMBY' stance on homelessness

Orange County isn’t an exclusive club where only the wealthy can live. We’re 3 million people who have problems just like everyone else in California: We work hard to pay for housing, we’re overtaxed ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 18 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Phillies defense helps Dodgers rally for win

The exit velocity on the groundball clocked at 72 mph, the speed of a modest curveball, the sort of roller destined for an infielder’s glove. Yasmani Grandal chugged toward first base after the ball ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 20 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Steph Curry: LeBron James 'amazing', but 'don't disresp

When Steph Curry was asked about LeBron James getting this Cleveland team to the NBA Finals, he came to the defense ...

USA Today .com | 21 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Weinstein cites 'casting couch' defense as he faces rape charges in New ...

For years, Harvey Weinstein was an influential man accustomed to strolling paparazzi-lined red carpets, schmoozing with beautiful people as photographers called out his name. On Friday, the disgraced ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 23 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

The Rockets will once again host "Happy Hour" prior to the second game of the Western Conference Finals vs.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 24 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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'Desperate' Rockets turn the tables on Warriors with stifling ...

The high-octane Rockets are shutting down the defending champion Warriors with the kind of defense not seen in Houston ...

USA Today .com | 24 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Hundreds protest against planned temporary homeless shelter in Koreatown

Hundreds of protesters staged a midday sit-in and march in Koreatown against a planned temporary homeless shelter. The march and rally by 300 protesters began at 11:30 a.m. at Vermont Avenue and ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 24 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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California Supreme Court says social media firms must turn over some user ...

Facebook and other social media companies should turn over users’ public communications to criminal defendants in response to subpoenas, the California Supreme Court decided unanimously Thursday. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 24 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Son of 'Real Housewives of Orange County' star will represent himself ...

The son of former "Real Housewives of Orange County" star Lauri Peterson will again represent himself in his attempted-murder case after alleging during a court hearing Tuesday that he can't be sure ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 32 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Trump's defense of China's ZTE stirs backlash and speculation of quid ...

President Trump’s stunning change in stance toward a Chinese telecom-equipment maker that his administration recently sanctioned drew widespread rebuke Monday, even as it seemed to increase the likelihood ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 34 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Attorney for suspect in Golden State Killer case fights release of search ...

The defense attorney for Joseph James DeAngelo Jr., the suspect in the Golden State Killer case, fought on Monday against the release of case documents sought ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 35 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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New fissure prompts more evacuations near Kilauea volcano

Kilauea’s continued eruptions — possibly a long windup to a major explosion at the summit — forced more evacuations Sunday as yet another fissure opened and spattered lava along the volcano’s eastern ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 35 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Hawks offer glimpse of renovated arena with virtual tour

If you follow the narrative that defense wins championships, you can find repudiation — but then validation — in the story of the Golden State Golden ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 38 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Man who beat mother to death with hammer took at least 80 Benadryl pills ...

There’s no dispute that David Noel McGee Jr. beat his mother to death with a claw hammer in their Escondido apartment last year. The question is: Why? On Thursday, his defense attorney ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 38 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Raptors fire coach Dwane Casey after another sweep by Cavs

If you follow the narrative that defense wins championships, you can find repudiation — but then validation — in the story of the Golden State Golden ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 38 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Warriors and Rockets are great models for Wolves ... and Vikings?

If you follow the narrative that defense wins championships, you can find repudiation — but then validation — in the story of the Golden State Golden ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 38 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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The Times' pound-for-pound top-10 boxing list

With several unification bouts in discussion and looming battles pitting champions moving up in weight to test other belt-holders, there’s a push in boxing to settle many of the debates that linger ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 39 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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WAR. What is it good for in baseball?

Wins above replacement — or WAR — is an attempt to summarize a player’s contributions to his team, taking into account the player’s offense, defense and base ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 44 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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RedState's purge of Trump critics and Daily Kos' hardening leftism don't ...

To the editor: The conservative punditry site RedState, which recently eliminated any criticism of President Trump, has a mirror image in the liberal DailyKos.com. As one of the tens of thousands ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 46 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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My innocent client spent 25 years on death row. How long will it take ...

What ails our criminal justice system? Defense attorney Dean Strang, made famous in the Netflix documentary series “Making a Murderer,” says it’s a “tragic lack of humility” and an ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 46 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Timberwolves' defense improved, but needs another substantial leap

That means extensions for All-Stars, plus new assets.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 48 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Israel's Netanyahu makes big pitch to claim Iran is cheating on nuclear ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday accused Iran of lying and cheating on the landmark 2015 nuclear deal from which President Trump has threatened to withdraw. Netanyahu, who opposed ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 48 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Pelicans, Anthony Davis will challenge Warriors defense

Despite making the playoffs and having 18 sellouts at Target Center, the owner hoped for home-court advantage.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 52 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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It’s a perfect Vegas show with a romp over Sharks

The Golden Knights’ 7-0 demolition of the San Jose Sharks in the opener of their second-round Stanley Cup playoff series was a clinic on how to succeed in today’s NHL. Using their ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 52 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Defense expected to request postponement in Ref Rodriguez trial

The defense team in the political money laundering case of Los Angeles school board member Ref Rodriguez will request a postponement that would push back the start of a trial, ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 52 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Wolves Test Improving Defense Against The League's Best

One of the biggest opportunities in the Wolves’ playoff series against the Rockets was the chance to measure how they stack up to the NBA

Minnesota Timberwolves | 52 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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01. John Wall (WW)
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05. DeMarcus Cousins (SK)
06. Ekpe Udoh (GSW)
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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)
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