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Ersan Ilyasova, The Perfect fit for Detroit

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When the Pistons traded for Ersan Ilyasova, Stan Van Gundy found the perfect shooting big for his system. Everyone knew the Greg Monroe-Andre Drummond frontcourt just wasn’t going to work out. The team had two center’s playing together. With pace

Western Conference clubs best placed for NBA title in postseason of problems

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Injuries and poor form has halted many in these playoffs, but the Rockets and Warriors are making a strong case. The NBA playoffs are the most gruelling and demanding professional basketball can get, something that the eight teams left in

Will injuries ruin the NBA’s most important stretch of the season?

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With so many players going down this season, it’s time the league took action to preserve them. The arrival of the All-Star break in the NBA signifies two things; first, it’s a chance to celebrate all the strong seasons the

NBA Central Division: Title Contenders and Young Bucks

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LeBron James’ Cleveland Cavaliers and Derrick Rose’s Chicago Bulls began the season with higher goals than merely scrapping for the NBA’s Central Division title. Toronto’s hot start aside, most people south of the border are anticipating an eventual meeting between

Jason Kidd

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Jason Kidd’s selfish moves proving more and more justified by the game. Swapping the Nets for the Bucks may have looked like a backward step at one stage, but not anymore. Fairytales don’t always run their course and if anything

Can the OKC Thunder weather the storm?

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Any team would struggle without its two best players. But losing the reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant and his All-Star sidekick Russell Westbrook to fractured bones in October has not just thrown the Oklahoma City Thunder’s title hopes into doubt.

USA wins 2014 FIBA World Cup Gold medal

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Expectedly, USA proved its dominance in Final game of 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain, and topped Serbia 129-92, and defended its FIBA World Cup title. Not big surprise for the most of us, who followed USA team from the

European Players That Have A Good Shot At The Basketball Hall Of Fame

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For any basketball player, being inducted in the Basketball Hall Of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts is an honor that is unlike any other. This is because being there means an individual brought prestige and dignity to the game of basketball.

NBA season 2013-14 preview

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In a couple of weeks, the 2013-2014 NBA season gets underway and as has been the tradition, widespread excitement which often characterizes each preseason looms! Fans, Critics and NBA historians are filled with great expectations of some teams’ projected accomplishments.

Around The NBA

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With the NBA summer league now wrapped up and most teams making major acquisitions to strengthen their squads for the new season, the league welcomes to the fray incredible prospects, most of who dazzled at the showcase in Orlando and

San Antonio Spurs destroyed Miami Heat in NBA Finals Game 3

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I am not sure if many of us expected to see this in Game 3 in NBA Finals. San Antonio Spurs demonstrated super power as they demolished Miami Heat with 113-77. Cold shower for all Miami Heat supporters, but players

Indiana Pacers wins over Miami Heat, series tied 3-3

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It is 3-3, after Indiana Pacers wins over Miami Heat in Game 6 in Eastern Conference Finals. Game 7 will decide who will join San Antonio Spurs in fight for NBA title. Even Miami Heat will host this decisive Game