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It's been a moment Cavs fans have dreamed of for years: LeBron back in wine and gold. But the effects of his return will have an impact far greater than just on the basketball floor.
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No charge zone

James Ennis' facial provides a teachable lesson for grounded defenders.

Way of 'The Dream'

Hakeem Olajuwon never imagined he'd affect the game the way he did.


Kawhi Leonard reportedly wants a max extension. Should the Spurs pay him?

Brighter days ahead?

The Lakers look ahead to an uphill season after the loss of rookie Julius Randle.

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Celtics exercise contract options on 3 players

Oct 30, 2014 5:01 AM

The Boston Celtics have exercised contract options on forwards Kelly Olynyk, Jared Sullinger and Tyler Zeller. Read Full Article

Hornets' Taylor pleads guilty to domestic violence

Oct 30, 2014 12:00 AM

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty Wednesday to a domestic violence charge and admitted he pushed his girlfriend at a hotel in Michigan. Read Full Article

Calderon misses Knicks' opener with calf injury

Oct 29, 2014 11:50 PM

Jose Calderon was scratched from the New York Knicks' lineup because of a strained right calf, leaving Shane Larkin as the starter at point guard against Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls. Read Full Article

Barea rejoins Mavs after being cut by Wolves

Oct 29, 2014 11:43 PM

The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have signed free agent guard Jose Juan Barea. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Read Full Article

Hornets welcome fans with tuxedo-themed shirts

Oct 29, 2014 11:30 PM

Charlotte Hornets fans discovered black tuxedo-themed t-shirts on their seats when they entered the team's downtown arena for the season opener against the Milwaukee Bucks. Read Full Article

Rondo in starting lineup for Celtics opener

Oct 29, 2014 10:10 PM

Rajon Rondo is in the starting lineup for the Boston Celtics' opener against the Brooklyn Nets. Read Full Article

LeBron set for closure with Cavs' opener

Oct 29, 2014 9:44 PM

This will be a season opener unlike any other -- one that also brings closure. Read Full Article

Lakers rookie Randle out for season with broken leg

Oct 29, 2014 9:16 PM

Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle is expected to miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his broken right leg. Read Full Article

Nash latest example of Suns getting out while going is good

Oct 29, 2014 4:02 PM

This is nothing the Suns will gloat about. Quite the opposite. They will likely always celebrate Steve Nash by one day enshrining him in the Ring of Honor in US Airways Center, not consider themselves to be lucky to be rid of him, not even after the latest, and probably final, medical bulletin last Thursday from the Lakers that Nash's 2014-15 has come to an end before it really started. Read Full Article

Deeper Bulls need Thibodeau to mine squad's strengths

Oct 29, 2014 3:16 PM

The primary appeal of a deep roster is, a coach has options and solutions when he needs them. Read Full Article

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