Ja Morant, Memphis Grizzlies improving in preseason

The Grizzlies beat the Orlando Magic in their preseason game on monday night. A 360 dunk was a sign of things to come, but it could be the most explosive version of Morant yet. Morant has scored 22 points on 7-for-11 shooting and added seven assists.
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6 hours ago

Andrew Wiggins looking to take Warriors 'dream' to next level

The 27-year-old was traded from the Timberwolves to the Warriors on Jan. 18, 2020. He averaged 16.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in 22 playoff games. It took 33 games for the Warriors to decide he wasn't the right fit.
#AndrewWiggins #Warriors #News #Sports #Basketball

23 hours ago

Basketball: Warriors' Kerr hopes to see more Japanese players in NBA

The team's recent visit to Japan was a valuable bonding opportunity for the reigning NBA champions, according to head coach Steve Kerr. He hopes the trip will lead to a bigger Japanese presence in the world's premier basketball league. Kerr said the friendships between one of the league's marquee franchises and a Washington side featured rising Japanese forward Rui Hachimura.
#SteveKerr #NBA #Japanese #Japan #News #Sports #Basketball

23 hours ago

Basketball: Curry commends Japanese fans after NBA exhibition games

The two-time NBA MVP spoke of wanting to return to Japan every summer. He said it had been a special moment introducing his Wizards teammates to his home country. His team-high 17 points in just 17 minutes, while Kristaps Porzingis scores 18.
#Curry #NBA #Japanese #Japan #News #Sports #Basketball

2 days ago

Warriors Rumors: Klay Wins Shooting Contest, Calls Out Ronnie 2K

The Golden State Warriors played a pair of preseason contests against Bradley Beal and the Wiz during their quick jaunt to Japan. They also participated in a number of non-game events and showcases, acting as ambassadors of the game to the local fans.
#BradleyBeal #GoldenStateWarriors #Japan #News #Sports #Basketball

2 days ago

BTS: Suga Gets Special Gift From Stephen Curry, Presented Proof CDs and Even 'Refereed' At NBA Japan Games

ARMYs took over the comment section to share their excitement over how much love he received during his visit. He was last seen in internationally famed PSY’s “That That” MV.
#Suga #ARM #NBAJapanGames #News #Sports #Basketball

3 days ago

China tops host Australia 61-59 to reach gold-medal game

China won 61-59 against the Opals on friday night in the semifinals. Coach Zheng Wei was serenaded with MVP chants after the win. He had 19 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks to lead the team.
#ZhengWei #Opals #China #News #Sports #Basketball

4 days ago

Former Nets Veteran Blake Griffin Finds New Home With Eastern Rival

Free agent Blake Griffin has agreed to a one-year, fully guaranteed deal with the Boston Celtics. He was never expected to return to the Nets, and the writing was definitely on the wall after he spent much of the year out of the rotation. The nets have a big hole in their front court with Robert Williams out.
#BlakeGriffin #BostonCeltics #News #Sports #Basketball

4 days ago

Fantasy basketball draft: Rankings, mock drafts and sleepers

NBA fantasy basketball drafts start at pick no. 2. Eric Karabell's 'Do Not Draft' list is a great way to crush your drafts.
#EricKarabell #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

4 days ago

Shaq Was Open to Buying Phoenix Suns Until He Saw Jeff Bezos' Name - Sports Illustrated Inside The Suns News, Analysis and More

Shaquille O'Neal, one of the greatest big men in the history of the league, said he was interested in purchasing the team until he saw a few heavy hitters in competition. The former Suns center would have some spending power with his reported $400 million net worth.
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5 days ago

Los Angeles Lakers' Anthony Davis says undisclosed wrist injury hurt long-range shooting last season

The lakers are 22nd in the league from beyond the arc. Anthony Davis' 3-point percentage fell off a cliff, contributing to the Lakers ranking 22nd. He said he was dealing with a previously undisclosed ailment.
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5 days ago

Jeff Bezos Scared NBA Legend Shaq Out of Phoenix Suns Bid

Rumored front-runners include former Disney CEO Bob Iger, billionaire Elon Musk, Oracle founder Larry Ellison, and amazon founder Jeff Bezos. The team is up for sale following a slew of scandals involving current owner Robert Sarver and his inappropriate behavior.
#JeffBezos #Disney #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

6 days ago

DeAndre Ayton reveals internal rift with Phoenix Suns

DeAndre Ayton hasn't spoken to the coach since the end of last season. The news comes after an offseason in which Ayton signed a four-year, 133 million dollar offer sheet from the Indiana Pacers. Ayton played just 17 minutes, recording five points, four rebounds and two assists.
#DeAndreAyton #IndianaPacers #News #Sports #Basketball

6 days ago

"We have a chip on our shoulder, we're the underdogs" - Anthony Davis reacts to LA Lakers' upcoming season, says he likes being under the radar

The lakers have the 10th best odds to win the 2023 NBA championship. The eight-time All-Star is one of the best players in the world when healthy. He says being under the radar would benefit the team.
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6 days ago

"Kyrie and I will probably never speak again in life" - Stephen A

"Uncle Drew" asked for privacy last year regarding his vaccination status and home game availability, but answered all the questions this time around. The seven-time All-Star was present for the Brooklyn Nets’ 2022 media day. He responded to his critics who created a stigma around him for not getting the vaccine.
#UncleDrew #BrooklynNets #AllStar #News #Sports #Basketball

6 days ago

Heat's Jimmy Butler on No

The six-time All-Star is the 17th best player in the league for the upcoming season. He's also a fact that he still remains to be one of the top players in the NBA today. However, there’s also no denying that Butler will play a key role for the Heat this coming season.
#JimmyButler #Heat #News #Sports #Basketball

6 days ago

Russell Westbrook wears the biggest Rolex of 2022

Russell Westbrook wore the new Rolex GMT-Master II during the NBA summer league. The only bespoke models were commissioned by stars such as leBron James. He bought a space of over 210 square meters in downtown los Angeles.
#RussellWestbrook #NBA #RolexGMTMasterII #Rolex #losAngeles #News #Sports #Basketball

1 weeks ago

Bruce Brown Takes Shot at Nets Drama at Media Day With New Team

Royce O’Neale is expected to be a key player in the nuggets' second unit coming into the game. Former team, the Brooklyn Nets, also had their media day on Monday, September 26.
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1 weeks ago

Lakers News: LeBron James Sounds Off About Russell Westbrook Amid Trade Rumors & Drama

The lakers missed the playoffs in 2021-22. The one-time MVP and nine-time All-Star averaged 18.5 points, 7.4 rebounds and 7.1 assists. Westbrook was second in the NBA in turnovers.
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1 weeks ago

Lakers News: Lonnie Walker IV, Troy Brown Jr

Nagging injuries will limit what they'll be able to do during the team's official training camp. The camp will kick off tomorrow at l.a.'S El Segundo practice facilities. Two other shooting guards will not be allowed to participate in team practices this week.
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1 weeks ago