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LeBron James donates $2.5 million to Smithsonian’s Muhammad Ali exhibit

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James will donate $2.5 million to support a Muhammad Ali exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.”Muhammad Ali is such a cornerstone of me as an athlete because of what he represented not only in the ring as a champion but more outside the …

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Warriors turn Celtics contest into laugher in one burst

It went from 0-to-100 real quick for the Boston Celtics, and it wasn’t in a good way. They experienced a colossal third-quarter meltdown that allowed Kevin Durant and the Golden State to depart TD Garden on Friday night with a 104-88 blowout victory. Boston couldn’t get out of its own way. If the Celtics …

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Pistons’ Tobias Harris Named NBA Cares Community Assist Award Winner for October

Detroit Pistons forward Tobias Harris has received the October NBA Cares Community Assist Award presented in recognition of his leadership and dedication to mentoring at-risk youth throughout the community, the NBA announced today. The award recognizes an NBA player each month who best reflects the passion that the league and …

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Athletes that Overcame the Odds: Tyler Saunders- the Wheelchair Basketball Wonderman

Tyler Saunders, 33 years old, is a wheelchair basketball player whose story will leave you both shocked and amazed. This is his story- “I have always loved basketball. I grew up in the 90s (the Michael Jordan era) and would set my VCR to record NBA coverage on at stupid o’clock. I played …

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NBA teams-Bucks, Grizzlies and Mavs to stop staying at Trump-branded hotels

At least three NBA teams have stopped staying at Donald Trump-branded hotels this season to avoid any association with the new US president, according to ESPN. ESPN says that the Milwaukee Bucks, the Memphis Grizzlies and the Dallas Mavericks have decided to move away from the Trump hotels in New York and Chicago. The …

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Palpreet Singh Brar makes nation proud, makes it to NBA Development League!

India’s second entrant into the NBA development League, Palpreet Singh Brar  has come to the harsh realisation that there is a  vast difference between the coaching by the West and India. The United States offers a much higher standard of quality coaching with respect to- defence and offence, tactics and …

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