Basketball News

Jimmy Butler trade: Why Karl-Anthony Towns is the top fantasy winner

NBA Headlines - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 07:35
Who are the fantasy winners and losers from the trade that will send Butler to the 76ers and Covington, Saric and Bayless to the Timberwolves?
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The Lakers finally defended, and now they're at .500

NBA Headlines - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 01:06
It took 12 games, but the Los Angeles Lakers finally held an opponent under 110 points and improved to 6-6.
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Doncic, Barea help Mavs snap OKC's win streak

NBA Headlines - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 23:26
Rookie Luka Doncic scored 22 points and veteran J.J. Barea added 21 off the bench, including 16 in a first-half surge, as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-96 Saturday night.
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LeBron: Smoke in Kings' arena 'affected me a lot'

NBA Headlines - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 20:38
Smoke from a wildfire raging in Butte County, California, billowed into downtown Sacramento and was visible above the court at the Golden 1 Center.
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Carmelo, Rockets in talks over role, sources say

NBA Headlines - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 20:36
The Rockets and Carmelo Anthony are discussing his role with the team and how they might still be able to proceed together for the rest of the season, league sources told ESPN.
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Embiid, Simmons say Butler will improve 76ers

NBA Headlines - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 18:49
Ben Simmons came away from a brief conversation with Jimmy Butler on Saturday convinced that the All-Star swingman is "going to fit in" with the 76ers. Joel Embiid said Minnesota's Andrew Wiggins told him Philadelphia would win the East with Butler.
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Clippers, Bucks say 'enough' to mass shootings

NBA Headlines - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 14:50
The Clippers and Bucks honored the victims of this week's mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, by wearing black T-shirts emblazoned with "Enough" across their chests and the victims' names on the back during warm-ups before Saturday's game.
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Sources: Wolves agree to trade Butler to 76ers

NBA Headlines - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 11:12
The Timberwolves have agreed to trade Jimmy Butler to the 76ers, league sources told ESPN. Butler and the Sixers are hopeful to reach a deal on a long-term contract this summer, sources said.
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Durant tours Chase Center, stays quiet on future

NBA Headlines - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 18:38
The Warriors' recruitment of Kevin Durant took another public step Friday afternoon as the organization gave the All-Star forward a guided tour of Chase Center.
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Fantasy basketball forecaster: Sit Blake Griffin for D'Angelo Russell this week?

NBA Headlines - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:38
Here is a look at players you may want to bench -- and players to replace them with -- due to how many games they play and the teams they face during the week of Nov. 12-18.
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Grading the NBA's City uniforms

NBA Headlines - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 09:20
Time to hand out some grades for Nike's final batch of City uniform designs.
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Lowe's 10 things: Tatum and Ingram finding their way

NBA Headlines - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 17:41
This week's highlights include Kyle Lowry's signature move, Joel Embiid ballet and two young players settling.
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Woj: The Jazz are just fine with their new transcendent star

NBA Headlines - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 17:33
If Gordon Hayward is expecting regret and longing when he returns to Utah on Friday, he's going to be disappointed. The Jazz are gaga over Donovan Mitchell now.
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