Hornets Seeking Cleaner Play, First Preseason Win in Memphis

The Charlotte Hornets will get another stab at their first preseason victory of the year as they’ll make a short trip west to face the Me

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2 hours ago, Charlotte Hornets, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets, Memphis Grizzlies

Milwaukee Bucks: Player grades from 115-108 preseason win over Washington Wizards

The Milwaukee Bucks picked up a road win against the Washington Wizards on Sunday night, leaving them a perfect 4-0 in preseason. How did the players grade individually? The regular season hasn’t even started, and the Milwaukee Bucks are rolling. Even without Giannis Antetokounmpo, among others,...

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2 hours ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks, Washington Wizards

Utah Jazz: Best and worst-case scenario for 2019-20

Are the newly tuned-up Utah Jazz primed for a championship run? We explore their best and worst-case scenario for the 2019-20 NBA season Last season’s Utah Jazz showed they can mix it with the big boys – that is until a group of bigger boys stole their lunch money. I never felt like the Houston...

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2 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Utah Jazz

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Oct. 14, 2019

1)      New Orleans is one of 10 NBA teams still unbeaten in preseason – including just two that are 4-0 – after

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2 hours ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

Report: Klay Thompson's Anta Shoe Deal 'Not in Jeopardy' After Daryl Morey Tweet

Klay Thompson 's endorsement deal with Chinese shoe company Anta reportedly will not be affected by Daryl Morey's tweet in support of the Hong Kong protestors, according to Marcus Thompson II of The Athletic...

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Rockets' James Harden Says 'I'm Staying out of' NBA-China Controversy

Houston Rockets superstar guard James Harden said Sunday he's no longer going to discuss the controversy between the NBA and China, which stemmed from a Twitter post by Rockets general manager Daryl Morey in support of the Hong Kong protesters ...

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2 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets

LaVar Ball Says Lonzo, LaMelo Won't Sign Nike Contracts Amid Rumors

LaVar Ball said neither New Orleans Pelicans point guard Lonzo Ball nor top 2020 NBA draft prospect LaMelo Ball are leaving the family's Big Baller Brand despite rumored interest from Nike...

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2 hours ago, Bleacher Report

Sacramento Kings vs. Utah Jazz: Preseason Game 4 Preview

The Sacramento Kings will play their fourth preseason game on Monday evening as they travel to Salt Lake City to take on the Utah Jazz. The Jazz are winless against fellow NBA teams in the preseason, their only victory coming over the Australian club team Adelaide 36ers. Utah lost their next two games...

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2 hours ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings, Utah Jazz

Golden State Warriors: Ranking the 3 players that may be shed if Chriss is added

The Golden State Warriors want to keep forward Marquese Chriss, but it’ll likely force them to shed one of these three players. This offseason, the Golden State Warriors re-signed Klay Thompson, extended Draymond Green, and completed a sign-and-trade for D’Angelo Russell. All three signed...

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2 hours ago, Blue Man Hoop, Golden State Warriors

Can OKC Thunder use Australian NBL for talent building?

The OKC Thunder have had success once recruiting from the Australian NBL, why not try again? Every year each team is trying to find a player who has something to impact the league. The OKC Thunder are no different in this. Like every other team, they are trying different methods to get the best results....

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2 hours ago, Thunderous Intentions, Oklahoma City Thunder

Can Dion Waiters become the epitome of Miami Heat Culture?

As Dion Waiters works his way back, the Miami Heat must give him goals to chase. Maybe a key to success for many, proper motivation is a necessity for Dion. Dion Waiters is out of shape and overpaid. As a matter of fact, the Miami Heat guard has an ego bigger than his game. Those […] Can Dion Waiters...

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2 hours ago, All U Can Heat, Miami Heat

What are realistic goals for Toronto Raptors Fred VanVleet this season?

Fred VanVleet is heading into his fourth season in the NBA and with the Toronto Raptors. What are some realistic goals that can be achieved during the 2019-20 season for the young guard? The 2019-20 Toronto Raptors team is filled with a number of players with question marks beside their names with regard...

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2 hours ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Pelicans News Around the Web (10-14-2019)

Preseason postgame wrap: Pelicans 123, Spurs 114

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2 hours ago, New Orleans Pelicans, New Orleans Pelicans

New York Knicks: Three potential Frank Ntilikina and Pistons trades

If the New York Knicks and Detroit Pistons work a trade for Frank Ntilikina, what are the possibilities? The Frank Ntilikina trade rumors have returned. Per Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press, the Detroit Pistons could have an interest in the New York Knicks guard, who was at the center of speculation...

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3 hours ago, Daily Knicks, New York Knicks, Detroit Pistons

Daily News - October 14, 2019

Get the latest news on the Wine & Gold by checking out what the local and national media are writing about.

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3 hours ago, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Cavaliers

NBA Daily: Mavericks Reacclimating Kristaps Porzingis From The Outside In

Kristaps Porzingis has been away from the game for nearly two years. In his first exhibition games with his new team, the Mavericks are reacclimating him from the outside in. Jack Winter writes.

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3 hours ago, Basketball Insiders, Dallas Mavericks

The HoopsHype Daily: Is the best yet to come for Stephen Curry?

The HoopsHype Daily: Is the best yet to come for Stephen Curry?

PEAK CURRY? Following the offseason departure of Kevin Durant and the brutal injury suffered by Klay Thompson, Steph Curry will have a ton on his plate this upcoming season, no longer having two All-NBA teammates to help share the load with. Well, that’s perfectly fine with Steve Kerr, who believes...

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3 hours ago, Hoops Hype

Sixth Man of the Year predictions: Sweet Lou Williams for three, or new blood?

Sixth Man of the Year predictions: Sweet Lou Williams for three, or new blood?

The Clippers Lou Williams and Montrezl Harrell will certainly be in the mix again.

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3 hours ago, NBC Sports

5 predictions for the dramatically different Warriors

As the 2019-20 season approaches, the Golden State Warriors are in for challenging year. Here are 5 predictions for the upcoming season. Steve Kerr and the retooled Golden State Warriors may no longer be title favorites, but they are not disappearing from relevancy just yet. After the departure of key...

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3 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Golden State Warriors

Five teams that could challenge the LA Clippers’ title aspirations

The LA Clippers are almost unanimously considered to be the favorite to win the NBA title this season, but that doesn’t mean they won’t be challenged. In case you weren’t aware, this summer was a big one for the LA Clippers. After pushing the defending champion Golden State Warriors...

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3 hours ago, Clipperholics, Los Angeles Clippers

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