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Timberwolves

Zach LaVine's dunks awe teammates

Zach LaVine's teammates discuss the show he puts on during Timberwolves practices.

 

Thunder

Who holds the Thunder's future in his hands?

USA Today Sports' Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt discuss Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and their future in Oklahoma City.

 

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Players who were in the NBA in their 40s

Lakers guard Steve Nash was the last player in the NBA on the wrong side of 40. Who were the others before him?

 

Salaries

The NCAA championship teams that made the most money (in the NBA)

Success at the college level translated pretty well in the NBA for the members of these NCAA championship quads.

 

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Power Rankings: Warriors stay strong at No. 1

Steve Kerr's Golden State Warriors keep demolishing opponents and are getting closer to finishing the regular season with the best record in the NBA.

 

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Reliving the legendary career of Steve Nash

USA Today Sports' Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt reflect on Steve Nash's fantastic NBA career.

 

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The NBA players wearing Chinese brand sneakers this season

Even stars like Dwyane Wade and Kevin Love are rocking them these days.

 

College

Barack Obama and the NCAA bracket: His track record over the years

Noted basketball fan (and president) Barack Obama exposes himself to embarrassment every year by making his NCAA bracket public. How well has he done in the past six seasons?

 

Stats

Anthony Davis remains a very lonely NBA star

Statistically speaking, Pelicans forward Anthony Davis is leaps and bounds ahead of his teammates – moreso than any other player in the NBA.

 

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Is Ante Tomic ready for the NBA?

The Utah Jazz are the owners of the draft rights of the best center in Europen basketball. But is he really NBA material? We asked a couple of scouts to find out.

 

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Karl-Anthony Towns on potentially legendary matchup versus Jahlil Okafor

Karl-Anthony Towns talks about his intense desire to win Kentucky's ninth title and the possibility of matching up with Jahlil Okafor and Duke.

 

Blazers

The Brandon Roy story

We reminisce on Brandon Roy's draft night thanks to Dan Riley's phenomenal book on the former Blazer great.

 

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Is the season too long?

USA Today Sports' discusses the debate on the length of the regular season and more.

 

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Power Rankings: Can Blake Griffin revive Clippers?

The Los Angeles Clippers are only No. 7 in our latest Power Rankings, but they look to move up with Blake Griffin back.

 

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NCAA champions in the NBA right now

More than eight percent of the players in NBA rosters right now won the Big Dance in college.

 

Ranking

The secret society of the 3-and-D

If you can play great defense and hit the three consistently, you are likely to find a job in the NBA. Who are the best players in the league with that particular set of skills? Pro shooting coach David Nurse gives us his Top 5.