Ime Udoka may never coach an NBA team again

Ime Udoka was suspended as coach of the Boston Celtics after an affair he had with a member of the franchise came to light. It was decided from the top that he would be suspended for the whole season and his place would be taken by the interim coach.
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Former NBA player praises those who 'had courage to speak up' in Sarver investigation

Ex-footballer will sell the Phoenix Suns and Mercury a week after being suspended for one year from any activities involving both teams. He will serve as an ambassador for Australian Made when the 36ers play the Suns in a preseason game.
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“A lot of people just get up on top of a podium and they don’t try to do the work, they just have an opinion” - NBA analyst clarifies why he reached out to Ben Simmons, believes knowing the truth was important

The Brooklyn Nets are set to return to a talented team that will feature fellow stars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. The nets will have a roster to make a serious run for the NBA title.
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Ime Udoka, Robert Sarver and Responsible NBA Journalism - The Ringer

The Celtics announced they were suspending Ime Udoka for the 2022-23 season. They talk about how this news is being reported, the effect it will have on the team, and the lessons it can learn from this situation.
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Jeremy Lin's Kobe Bryant showdown focus of new HBO documentary

A new documentary on the one-time Knicks guard hopes to capture the deeper meaning behind “Linsanity” through the lens of time and stereotypes. The film examines Lin’s improbable rise from undrafted free agent out of Harvard, to the knicks bench, to NBA stardom. In particular, it will focus on the 2011-12 season, when, in his second year, Lin unexpectedly led an injury-plagued and struggling team to a 9-3 mark during his first
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NBA, NBPA Progressing on Draft Eligibility, Mental Health Talks for Next CBA - Blazer's Edge

The current Collective Bargaining Agreement running through 2023-24, and a looming mutual opt-out date this December. The move would pave the way for a return of high-school-to-NBA draftees.
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Nets Among Favorites to Land Lakers Russell Westbrook

The Brooklyn Nets are set to debut their all-Star trifecta of Irving, Durant, and Ben Simmons. The nets are among the favorites to land lakers starting point guard Russell Westbrook. Beverley says he is excited at the thought of playing with the former NBA MVP.
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Goran Dragic defending Giannis: "Giannis is the MVP

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic and Nikola Jokic have made the Eurobasket 2022 a global basketball event. There’s doubt about their abilities on the other side of the Atlantic, as happened with Gilbert Arenas' recent comments about the lack of improvement of Gianni's. Dragic says he feels like this generation has a lot of good European players in the NBA who are MVPs, or win the championship.
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NBA in-season tournament could start as soon as 2023-24

The league is considering having the tournament in November. Eight teams advance to a single-elimination round in December. The tournament games would be part of the 82-game schedule.
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Luka Doncic shows why the Dallas Mavericks should run more - Mavs Moneyball

The Mavericks ranked 22nd in the NBA in points off fast breaks. In 2020-21, they improved slightly to 21st, but in 2021-22, they dropped all the way to 28th. If the offense gets stale, there’s always a way to spice things up.
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San Antonio Spurs Legend Manu Ginobili Thanks Fans Before Hall of Fame Enshrinement - Sports Illustrated Inside The Spurs, Analysis and More

Manu Ginobili was drafted by the Spurs in the second round of the 1999 NBA Draft. He was stashed overseas until 2002 when he joined the team as a bullish guard off the bench. In his rookie year, San Antonio won its second title and would go on to win two more in his first five NBA seasons.
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"One is respect; two is pride and last one is represent" - Shaquille O'Neal shares the three core values he learned from his father

Shaquille O'Neal has shared the three core values he learned from his father. He is known for being an NBA legend and a savy businessman. The four-time champ is open to bringing an NBA game down under.
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LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Jayson Tatum's NBA 2K23 Ratings Revealed

Two-time reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokic are the other players with a confirmed overall rating of 96. The top player, with 97 overall rating, is the Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo.
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Steph Curry aims to inspire with 'I Have a Superpower' book - The Washington Post

Comment on this story Comment Gift Article ShareNEW YORK. The golden state Warriors megastar broke the NBA’s all-time 3-point record last season. He is now aiming at a different target: children’s books.
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2 weeks ago

Brittney Griner's Russian detention hits 200-day mark

WNBA star Brittney Griner was detained at Moscow's sheremetyevo airport. She was later charged with illegal possession of cannabis. The Phoenix Mercury center was arrested Feb. 17 with vape cartridges containing cannabis oil in her luggage.
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NBA News: Donovan Mitchell Officially Joins Sixers’ Conference - Sports Illustrated Philadelphia 76ers News, Analysis and More

Donovan Mitchell joins the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Utah Jazz in a blockbuster deal. The Cavaliers sent Collin Sexton, Lauri Markkanen, Ochai Agbaji, and three future unprotected first-round draft picks (2025, 2027, 2029) to Utah. The multi-time All-Star guard joins the Philadelphia 76ers in the Eastern Conference once again.
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"These young ni**a got my d*** hard!’" - Kevin Garnett once had the wildest reaction to his opponent's athletic slamdunk - Basketball Network - Your daily dose of basketball

Kevin Garnett will always be known for his passionate and fierce personality on the court. Former NBA champion Lamar Odom shared an experience with Garnett he will never forget. Odom recalls when the Los Angeles Clippers (the team he played for before moving to the LA Lakers) faced Garnett's Minnesota Timberwolves.
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Cleveland Cavaliers acquire Jazz star Donovan Mitchell in blockbuster trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers acquired guard Donovan Mitchell from the Utah Jazz for three players and three first-round picks. The trade signifies a full-on rebuilding project for the Jazz as they were unable to reach the Western Conference finals in recent seasons.
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Lakers LeBron James shows off mind-blowing physique at age 37

The 37-year-old is ready for his 20th season in the NBA. He has been reaping the benefits of the same despite his advanced age.
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3 weeks ago

Jayson Tatum Voted Among NBA’s Future Best Players For One Specific Reason

A scout voted for a two-way wing creator, Jayson Tatum. A Western Conference executive voted that Durant would be traded to the Celtics. It was the first time he has played in the 2022 NBA Finals in five years.
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