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Captains, starters revealed for 2018 NBA All-Star Game

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry led All-Star voting in their respective conferences and will serve as the captains for the All-Star Game next month.We project how the rosters will fill out.The...

Joel Embiid celebrates All-Star nod with a monster effort for the Philadelphia 76ers against...

BOSTON -- When word emerged that Joel Embiid had been voted an Eastern Conference All-Star starter before Thursday's game in Boston, Philadelphia 76ers coaches and teammates flocked to his locker stall to celebrate the moment.That parade of well-wishers...

Carmelo Anthony of Oklahoma City Thunder says he’s accepted role and game is ‘fun...

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Carmelo Anthony's season has been about acceptance with the Thunder as he adjusts to a new role as an auxiliary scorer featured on most nights as the third option behind Russell Westbrook and Paul George....

Chicago Bulls point guard Kris Dunn evaluated for concussion after hard fall against Golden...

CHICAGO -- Bulls point guard Kris Dunn chipped and dislocated two front teeth and was evaluated for a concussion after taking a hard fall late in Wednesday night's 119-112 loss to the Golden State Warriors.Dunn was clear of...

How Cleveland Cavaliers, San Antonio Spurs handled trade demands is worlds apart

During the offseason, the second-best player on a championship contender went to management and requested a trade. Despite being on one of the league's best teams and playing alongside one of the league's best players, he said he...

Jimmy Butler ‘glad’ Minnesota Timberwolves lost, says team needed to be humble

It's not often that you can find a positive after losing to one of the worst teams in the league. Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler did."We need to humble our damn selves," Butler told reporters after the Timberwolves...

Mike D’Antoni of Houston Rockets accuses Blake Griffin of intentional contact

LOS ANGELES -- Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni accused LA Clippers star forward Blake Griffin of intentionally making contact with him moments before the heated confrontation that led to double technical fouls.The confrontation occurred in front of Houston's...

Multiple Cleveland Cavaliers players acknowledge growing discontent, concern about current state of team

CLEVELAND -- Following the Cleveland Cavaliers' 118-108 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Monday, multiple players acknowledged growing discontent and a strong sense of concern that unlike past seasons, the team does not have the capability to...

My reflections on Martin Luther King Day

11:54 AM ETAndre SnellingsESPN My grandfather was terrified when he found out that I wanted to go to Georgia Tech for college.I didn't know this until 15 years later. But when my grandfather found out that I wanted...

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James comments on Martin Luther King Day

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James used his platform to promote peace and togetherness in the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on MLK Day on Monday."The state of racism will never die, but what...

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LA seeks to join teams who won Series down 3-2

Going bigger picture: Since 1985, when the LCS switched to a best-of-seven format, teams with a 3-2 advantage in any best-of-seven series have...

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