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November 03 11:23 AM
Zach Lowe highlights four improving players and wonders about the Warriors in his rundown of what’s working and not working so far this season.

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November 03 12:12 PM
In a move that appeared to contradict what many believed – or hoped – would be his legacy as a one-man, one-franchise player, Kevin Durant traded in the stability and that had come to define much of his NBA career for liberation. Durant wanted to do what he wanted, to make a decision that put his interests

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November 04 03:31 AM
NOV 4, 2016 – This one warranted a trip to the lab…
They hate each other! Even though I feel like they’ll get over whatever they’re going through right now, that was my overhyped reaction when Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant did what most figured they’d do and ignore each rather than exchanging a small greeting just before tipoff.
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November 04 03:08 AM
NOV 4, 2016 – OAKLAND, Calif. – There was trash talk a-plenty in Kevin Durant vs. Russell Westbrook Round 1, the first game of Thunder-Warriors this season. It began when Jerami Grant dunked in the first quarter and came down in the face of Durant, standing chest-to-chest with him after the jam….

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November 03 07:43 PM
LOS ANGELES – Clippers guard J.J. Redick spent his free time during training camp sprinting through the Netflix original horror series “Stranger Things.”

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November 03 09:52 PM
Allen Iverson’s basketball career hit its apex when he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in September. As one of the most culturally relevant players in league history, Reebok is still looking to celebrate the legacy of the No. 1 overall selection in the 1996 draft. The

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VIDEO: NBA’s Best Glue Guy? – via basketballinsiders.com

November 03 06:42 PM
They might not be stars, but

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November 04 02:16 AM
While LeBron James has not set out to average a triple-double for the season, the Cavs star said it’s possible if he puts his mind to the task.

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November 04 01:28 AM
While torching his former teammates from OKC, Kevin Durant showcased how dangerous he and the Warriors can be when their full potential is reached.

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November 03 09:42 PM
A week into the regular season, the Heat, which hits the road to play in Toronto and Oklahoma City, has begun revamping its image as a credible three-point shooting team.

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November 04 12:17 AM
LeBron James and Jaylen Brown chatted for a little while after the Boston Celtics lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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The Shop: Super Teams, Systems, Contracts – via basketballinsiders.com

November 03 10:32 PM
Jabari Davis and Lang Greene discuss superteams, systems and contracts in this edition of The Shop.

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An inside look at the NBA’s bonus game – via sports.yahoo.com

November 03 10:05 PM
There were 93 NBA players with bonus incentives, but that figure has now dwindled to 33. For those 60 players with incentives in their rookie-scale contracts, they were achieved in July and August when they participated in summer league or took part in skills and conditioning camps. Of the 33 remaining

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November 03 07:13 PM
Author Roland Lazenby drops by to talk with Baxter Holmes and Henry Abbott on his latest book, Showboat: The Life of Kobe Bryant.

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