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If Magic Didn't Retire Early, Would MJ Still Be The Best?

Also seen at Protect the Paint Earvin Magic Johnson just celebrated his 50th birthday and is widely regarded historically as one of the NBA's best ever. But what if he didn't retire when he did? When Magic ...

Bleacher Report .com | 3201 days ago | 1457 Ballers sent

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All-Star Debate: Monta Ellis vs. Russell Westbrook

Monta Ellis deserves to make the All-Star team—that much is settled. But whom should he be selected over? I've seen a few people on message boards arguing that Monta should make the All-Star team over Russell Westbrook|Russell ...

Bleacher Report .com | 2669 days ago | 1349 Ballers sent

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Ray Allen, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant: Who Are the Top 10 Shooters in the ...

Some stroke it with unadulterated majesty. Others don't even touch the rim. Shooting remains the most pure skill in basketball and for every guy wheelin' and dealin' in the paint, there's another dodging traffic on the ...

Bleacher Report .com | 2609 days ago | 1098 Ballers sent

2018 RAQUETTE NBA NEWS

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NBA: Numbers tell Cavaliers coach he needs to make a change

Getting outscored 60-38 in the paint in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals should have been enough to convince Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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

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Grieving parents of teen killed in Parkland school shooting use 'graphic ...

Manuel Oliver was grieving in front of a crowd, spreading red paint on what would become the latest portrait of his son, killed in the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 16 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Report: Wolves guard Jamal Crawford to decline player option

As the old adage goes, “You don’t teach NBA size.” And at nearly 7 feet and 240 pounds, Davis has the physical foundation of a prototype professional center. He’s also almost ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 19 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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MikeCheck: Grizzlies Offseason Outlook – Deyonta Davis

As the old adage goes, “You don’t teach NBA size.” And at nearly 7 feet and 240 pounds, Davis has the physical foundation of a prototype professional center. He’s also almost ...

Memphis Grizzlies | 25 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Galaxy and LAFC fans are taking new rivalry very seriously

The first signs of a burgeoning Southern California sports rivalry came from a splat of paint. Last month, hours after Jiovanny Lopez and Diego Mendoza finished a mural on a brick ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 54 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Weinstein Co., the once prominent indie studio, filed for bankruptcy with ...

Weinstein Co.’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing had long been viewed in financial circles as the inevitable result of the sexual abuse allegations against its namesake founder. Even so, ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 62 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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NCAA women's tournament: No. 12 Florida Gulf Coast knocks off No. 5 Missour

China Dow scored 21 points and played stingy defense in the paint against Missouri star Sophie Cunningham, and Florida Gulf Coast pulled off an upset in the Lexington ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 65 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Working vacation in Ecuador means installing a roof or painting a community

Install a roof, paint a community center, or help a child learn to do household chores on a weeklong venture in the highlands of Ecuador organized by the nonprofit Tandana ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 85 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Play Of The Day: Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard skies in above the defense for the monstrous put back jam in the paint.

NBA TV Play of the Day | 86 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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From the tiniest of pinpoints of color, Xylor Jane creates pulsating patter

At Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, the artist's first solo show in Los Angeles is a tour de force of delicacy and nuance: Dots of paint cast mini shadows up close and create jarring compositions ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 106 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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9 million kids get health insurance after the shutdown — and progressives ...

To the editor: Many people want to paint the Senate Democrats as having “folded” by agreeing to keep the government open until Feb. 8, at which time if the Republicans’ promise to ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 119 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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With ‘Yardie,’ Idris Elba hopes to change the way black characters are ...

Idris Elba wants to upend the way black characters are portrayed in films — even in gangster films. “We tend to go for the violence. We tend to go for the most traumatic part. Of course, these films ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 120 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Bully Ball – OKC 114, LAL 90

Russell Westbrook kept attacking the paint, Carmelo Anthony took care of business from the outside and Steven Adams cleaned up the mess f

Oklahoma City Thunder | 124 days ago | 5 Ballers sent

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Paint companies could hand taxpayers the bill for lead paint cleanup under

A proposed November statewide ballot measure could allow three of the nation’s biggest paint companies to hand California taxpayers a bill for the cost of cleaning up health hazards ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 125 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Chasing, Instead of Dictating, Leads to Thunder Loss – OKC 106, POR 117

The ball got into the paint and then a baseline pass landed in the hands of Portland’s Al-Farouq Aminu.

Oklahoma City Thunder | 132 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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EPA must tighten rules on lead inside homes to protect children from poison

After years of delay, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must propose tighter limits on the amount of lead allowed inside homes within 90 days to protect children from the hazards of lead paint, ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 145 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Wizards stifled in loss to Hawks, 113-99

Fresh off a Christmas Day win in Boston, the Wizards fell to the Hawks on Wednesday night, 113-99. Bradley Beal lead the team ...

Washington Wizards | 145 days ago | 19 Ballers sent

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Why you should see Hugo Crosthwaite's L.A.-inspired mural — before he ...

When artist Hugo Crosthwaite walked into the Museum of Social Justice in early September, he had little idea what he was going to do with the walls he’d been commissioned to paint. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 146 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Suit in New York asks, is graffiti art protected by law? Graffiti 'writers'

For more than a decade, they came from across New York City and around the world to leave their mark at the place they called 5Pointz. Armed with cans of spray paint, ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 156 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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NBA: Aldridge, Ginobili rescue Spurs against Celtics, 105-102

Manu Ginobili hit a three-pointer with 5 seconds remaining and the San Antonio Spurs overcame Kyrie Irving's 36-point effort to ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 164 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Lynx's Lindsay Whalen gets on other side of mic with Wolves' TV broadcast ...

The Wizards started the third quarter on a 17-0 run en route to an 109-91 victory at Capital One Arena. Tomas Satoransky scored a career-high 17 points and Markieff Morris ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 166 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Pistons Mailbag - December 6, 2017

The Wizards started the third quarter on a 17-0 run en route to an 109-91 victory at Capital One Arena. Tomas Satoransky scored a career-high 17 points and Markieff Morris ...

Detroit Pistons | 167 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Wizards use big third quarter to beat Pistons, 109-91

The Wizards started the third quarter on a 17-0 run en route to an 109-91 victory at Capital One Arena. Tomas Satoransky scored a career-high 17 points and Markieff Morris ...

Washington Wizards | 171 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Randolph Makes Presence Felt

For over a decade and a half, Zach Randolph has personified brute force on the NBA hardwood, imposing his way into the paint with a devas

Sacramento Kings | 173 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Weekend at Brook's: Lopez Hits Groove with Inside-Outside Game

Brook Lopez has been a walking bucket for the Lakers, both in the paint and on the perimeter, in his last two games.

Los Angeles Lakers | 198 days ago | 4 Ballers sent

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NBA roundup: Thunder strike early to roll past Bucks

Paul George scored 20 points, and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder dominated the paint during a 16-0 run ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 202 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball continues to learn on the job

First, Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball stripped the ball from John Wall in the paint and fed an outlet ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 208 days ago | 61 Ballers sent

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Training Camp Roundup – Oct. 17, 2017

Carmelo Anthony backed down Raymond Felton into the paint with two hard dribbles, spun, and splashed a short fadeaway ...

Oklahoma City Thunder | 216 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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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)
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