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Kyrie Irving has become the center of the NBA universe as his refusal to get a COVID-19 vaccine

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Kyrie Irving has become the center of the NBA universe as his refusal to get a COVID-19 vaccine makes him ineligible to play home games or practice with his Brooklyn Nets...

The NBA, in partnership with an online legal services company, will create a small-business grant program

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The NBA, in partnership with an online legal services company, will create a small-business grant program targeted to businesses owned by people of color, women and...

Eighteen former NBA players were charged with attempting to defraud the NBA

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Eighteen former NBA players were charged with attempting to defraud the NBA's Health and Welfare Benefit Plan out of nearly $4 million, officials said Thursday.

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NBA Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says NBA players who refuse to be vaccinated for COVID

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NBA Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says NBA players who refuse to be vaccinated for COVID should not be allowed to play.

As the NBA prepares for its third...

Coaches Vs. Racism (CVR) is a 501c3 national non-profit leading the charge to end systemic racism in sports.

WASHINGTON, DC (September 28, 2021) - Coaches Vs. Racism (CVR) is a 501c3 national non-profit leading the charge to end systemic racism in sports. They are mobilizing coaches in the pro ranks as...

Basketball Great George Carter died of throat cancer last November

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Basketball Great George Carter (above) died of throat cancer last November as the lights and life of Las Vegas carried on, unceasing, outside. He was 76, mostly alone, the...

Wherever Bill Russell goes, he is a walking monument to the history of basketball

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Wherever Bill Russell goes, he is a walking monument to the history of basketball, a 6-foot-10-inch gateway to so many of the stories that weave the league together.
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Dandridge, a Norfolk State University hoops legend who played 13 seasons in the NBA and won two titles

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After three decades of waiting for the call from the Hall, NBA champion Bob Dandridge is finally getting his just due.

Dandridge, a Norfolk State University...

"I am asking ALL family, friends, prayer warriors healers for your prayers and well wish for my recovery," he tweeted Tuesday

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Former NBA player Cedric Ceballos is asking for prayers, revealing in a Twitter post that he has spent the past 10 days in the intensive care unit fighting Covid-19.
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Former New York Knick and Atlanta Hawks center Randolph Morris

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Former New York Knick and Atlanta Hawks center Randolph Morris has failed to convince a federal judge to suppress statements he made during a FaceTime conversation with two...

Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has purchased a stake in the Milwaukee Brewers

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Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has purchased a stake in the Milwaukee Brewers, the MLB team announced Friday.

Antetokounmpo is following the model...

Kevin Durant and Draymond Green both blamed Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr and team

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Kevin Durant and Draymond Green both blamed Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr and team president/general manager Bob Myers for mishandling the fallout from the players'...

Last night, Giannis Antetokounmpo with 50 points led his Milwaukee Bucks to their first championship in 50 years

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Last night, Giannis Antetokounmpo with 50 points led his Milwaukee Bucks to their first championship in 50 years, after another great big man, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, (along...

 Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year at the Sports Humanitarian Awards, presented by ESPN

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ATLANTA – July 14, 2021 – Since its founding in 2008, the Atlanta Dream have embodied Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Dream” of a more equitable America by leading...

Zaila Avant-garde, the 14-year-old winner of the 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee, is also a standout basketball player

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Zaila Avant-garde, the 14-year-old winner of the 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee, is also a standout basketball player in her native Louisiana with three Guinness world...

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