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AP Photo/Rick Bowmer
February 24, 2019 - 10:30 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In their first home game after the NBA All-Star break, the Utah Jazz had plenty of energy down the stretch. Utah pulled away for a 125-109 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night by taking care of the ball and picking up the pace on offense. The Jazz shot the ball...
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AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez
February 23, 2019 - 10:34 am
DALLAS (AP) — Nikola Jokic watched a lot of shots go up and come back down in the Denver Nuggets' hands Friday night. Jokic finished with 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead a deep offensive effort, and the Nuggets broke out in the second half to beat the Dallas Mavericks 114-104. Denver won the...
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AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File
February 21, 2019 - 4:58 pm
A person with knowledge of the matter says that the NBA recently sent a proposal to the National Basketball Players Association about lowering the minimum age to enter the NBA Draft from 19 to 18.
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Kristaps Porzingis
Kristaps Porzingis
February 21, 2019 - 3:22 pm
Kristaps Porzingis has yet to play in a game with the Dallas Mavericks, nor will he anytime soon as he'll miss the rest of the season as he continues to rehab his repaired torn ACL.
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AP Photo/Chuck Burton
February 18, 2019 - 10:43 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dwyane Wade is adamant that the end of this season will be the right time for him to bid farewell to the game of basketball. The game of basketball spent the weekend disagreeing with him. Wade's final All-Star appearance as a player is now complete, a four-day trip that had...
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AP Photo/Steve Reed
February 17, 2019 - 1:27 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sonya Curry hasn't stopped smiling all weekend. She has had quality time with her grandchildren with the entire family in town for All-Star Weekend festivities. She even hit a half-court shot at a community center her family helped refurbish. On Saturday night, she emerged...
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AP Photo/File
February 17, 2019 - 12:30 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — All-Star Sunday has arrived. The 68th edition of the NBA's annual midseason showcase exhibition game gets played in Charlotte, with LeBron James set to start for the 15th consecutive year, Kemba Walker ready to excite his home crowd and legends Dirk Nowitzki and Dwyane Wade...
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AP Photo/Chuck Burton
February 17, 2019 - 11:12 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Boston's Jayson Tatum got his gamewinner from midcourt. Oklahoma City's Hamidou Diallo went over Shaquille O'Neal to help win his trophy. And Brooklyn's Joe Harris made all the shots at all the right times to deny Golden State's Stephen Curry a storybook ending in his...
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