Basketball

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© Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
October 15, 2018 - 1:15 pm
The NBA's 73rd season starts Tuesday night, beginning a year where LeBron James will play for the Los Angeles Lakers, where Carmelo Anthony will aim to push the Houston Rockets over the top, where Dwyane Wade will take his 16th and final lap around the league.
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Dirk Nowitzki of Dallas Mavericks
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October 12, 2018 - 7:24 am
It was the final minute of a preseason game between Philadelphia and Dallas, the 76ers were up by four points with the ball, and thousands of fans were screaming "defense" at the top of their lungs. A common scene, with an uncommon detail: The game was in China. "Fantastic," Dallas' Dirk Nowitzki...
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LeBron James
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September 25, 2018 - 8:12 am
LeBron James realizes the size of the challenge he accepted when he joined the Los Angeles Lakers. After eight consecutive NBA Finals appearances, he knows his new team isn't a true contender with Golden State and the NBA's elite just yet.
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San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker
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July 09, 2018 - 6:07 am
Tony Parker went to San Antonio as a teenager nearly two decades ago, quickly became part of the Spurs' legendary Big Three and celebrated four championships while wearing silver and black. He's not done playing. He's just done in San Antonio.
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FIBA World Cup Fight
AP Photo/Bullit Marquez
July 03, 2018 - 6:41 am
Basketball's international governing body has opened disciplinary hearings against Australia and the Philippines after a wild brawl that included Milwaukee Bucks forward Thon Maker broke out in their Basketball World Cup qualifying game Monday.
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LeBron James
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June 27, 2018 - 8:21 am
As the sports world waits to see where the three-time champion intends to play next season and beyond, there remains the real possibility that James could choose to stay in Cleveland, his hoops home for 11 of the past 15 years and where this Northeast Ohio son shares a unique and profound...
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