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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 | 1863 days ago | 2042 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 | 2859 days ago | 1766 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 | 2334 days ago | 1453 Ballers sent

2017 DEFENSE NBA NEWS

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Jury in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial says it is deadlocked

Jurors in comedian Bill Cosby’s trial on sexual assault charges told the judge Thursday they are deadlocked and can’t reach a verdict. Judge Steven T. O’Neill sent them back to the jury room try ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 9 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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A dog sitter and extra legroom. A look at the latest legal drama in Durst ...

Who should pay for the retired detective’s dog sitter? That's the question at the heart of the latest squabble in the murder case of New York real estate scion Robert Durst ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 10 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Sessions for the (self) defense: a mixed performance

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions went before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday to defend his honor against “scurrilous and false allegations.” How did he do? The first allegation Sessions addressed ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 10 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Sessions for the (self) defense: a mixed performance

Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions went before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday to defend his honor against “scurrilous and false allegations.” How did he do? The first allegation Sessions addressed ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 10 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Dodgers select Vanderbilt outfielder Jeren Kendall in first round of MLB ...

The Dodgers chose dynamic Vanderbilt outfielder Jeren Kendall, who combines superb speed with above-average power and defense, with the 23rd overall pick in Monday’s draft. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Bill Cosby waives his right to testify at his trial; defense calls one ...

Bill Cosby officially waived his right to testify at his criminal trial Monday morning, confirming what legal experts had long expected. The defense began its case—and ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 12 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Timberwolves Free Agent Profile: Taj Gibson

It would surprise no one if the Timberwolves go after veteran power forward Taj Gibson in free agency this summer. In case you haven't ...

Dunking With Wolves | 13 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Bad news for President Trump: Republicans aren't rushing to your defense

The White House took comfort Thursday that former FBI Director James B. Comey did not directly accuse President Trump of trying to obstruct the bureau’s investigation into Russian interference ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 15 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Klay Thompson's shooting, defense played pivotal role in Game 3 win

Thompson scored 16 of his 30 points in the first quarter to give the Warriors a boost.

USA Today .com | 16 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Cosby lawyer seeks to paint sexual assault accuser as a romantic interest ...

Defense attorneys for Bill Cosby on Wednesday sought to discredit the testimony of his sexual-assault accuser Andrea Constand, a day after her dramatic courtroom confrontation with ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 16 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Trump takes a hands-off approach to the military

President George W. Bush spoke with his military commander in Iraq nearly every week. President Obama was so deeply involved in military operations that his first three Defense secretaries ...

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

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Trump takes a hands-off approach to the military

President George W. Bush spoke with his military commander in Iraq nearly every week. President Obama was so deeply involved in military operations that his first three Defense secretaries ...

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

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A Bill Cosby accuser speaks out about the actor's 'reprehensible' defense ...

Bill Cosby now faces trial on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand in 2004. He has been accused by 59 other women of drugging and/or sexually assaulting them. Meanwhile, ...

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

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California's top court appears divided on ballot measure to speed up execut

The California Supreme Court appeared closely divided Tuesday over the constitutionality of a ballot measure passed in November to speed up executions. Proposition 66, sponsored by prosecutors, would ...

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

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California's top court appears divided on ballot measure to speed up execut

The California Supreme Court appeared closely divided Tuesday over the constitutionality of a ballot measure passed in November to speed up executions. Proposition 66, sponsored by prosecutors, would ...

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

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Kerr credits MArk JAckson for Warriors defense

Jackson's fingerprints are all over this Warriors team.

USA Today .com | 18 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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The Timberwolves should trade Kris Dunn

After a rocky rookie season, the Timberwolves should consider making Kris Dunn available to a team who covets his upside.   Let's talk about a ...

Dunking With Wolves | 20 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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The Timberwolves should trade Kris Dunn

After a rocky rookie season, the Timberwolves should consider making Kris Dunn available to a team who covets his upside.   Let's talk about a ...

Dunking With Wolves | 20 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Trump administration posts 'help wanted' signs for government service

Many of the office suites reserved for top civilian officials at the Pentagon sit empty or have temporary fill-ins while Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis worries about North Korea ...

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

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Third Annual Project 76 Day Revitalizes Camden Children's Garden

CAMDEN, NJ - As much as the 76ers preach defense, pace, and space on the court, they abide by another set of important principles when it

Philadelphia Sixers | 21 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Defense fails Cavs in 113-91 Game 1 loss in NBA Finals

The 2016-17 NBA regular season was already pretty meaningless from the beginning since most of us knew — barring injuries to LeBron James or a couple of key ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 22 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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NBA commissioner Adam Silver: Current age limit 'not working for anyone'

A player must be 19 and one year removed from his high school graduating class.

USA Today .com | 22 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Rumor: Andre Iguodala would be an intriguing option for PHX

Andre Iguodala has been a vital member of the Golden State Warriors the past several years, especially in the playoffs. ...

Valley of the Suns | 22 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Back channels have long been used to negotiate, placate and save face

Reports that President Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, was trying to establish a secret line of communication between the Trump transition team and Russian government officials have ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 23 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Pentagon successfully tests missile defense system amid rising concerns ...

Amid heightened concerns over the threat posed by North Korea, a much-anticipated test of the nation’s homeland missile defense system succeeded Tuesday, when a rocket launched from ...

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

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South Korea's president launches investigation into U.S.-backed missile ...

South Korea’s new President Moon Jae-in ordered a probe into the U.S.-backed THAAD missile defense system on Tuesday, potentially jeopardizing a major military project designed to intercept ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 25 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Grading Tom Thibodeau

Tom Thibodeau had a mixed bag of results during his first year as head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The ...

Dunking With Wolves | 30 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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America's military is built to help defense contractors, not troops

The speaker was civilian, the audience military. Soldiers and marines leaned forward as the speaker described the hazards inherent to moving troops or supplies in developing countries. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 31 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