Raptors' Nick Nurse will be put to test against Celtics, Brad Stevens
For the moment, Toronto Raptors first-year head coach Nick Nurse can get lost in the shuffle, and he likes it that way. “It's really good walking home after practice,” he said...
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After signing record deal, Canelo Alvarez tops the list of largest contracts in all of sports
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The Celtics and Sixers Open the Season Tonight, Marking Another Chapter in an Epic Rivalry
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Gortat compares teammate to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: 'Boban is unstoppable'
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NBA coaches box get a little more diverse during offseason
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J.R. Smith, Marcus Smart at centre of Celtics-Cavaliers scuffle
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On The Rise: Julius Randle Is Ready to Take The Big Easy 💪
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Michael Jordan, Charlotte Hornets players pack emergency meal kits for hurricane relief
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Is LeBron the worst clutch free-throw shooter
LeBron James missed two free throws that cost the Lakers Monday.
Gregg Popovich on the wild finish in Tinseltown, win over Lakers
Hear from head coach Gregg Popovich after the San Antonio Spurs knock off LeBron James and the LA Lakers on Monday.
Lakers coach Luke Walton sounds off on inconsistent officiating after OT loss
Walton began postgame conference by expressing frustration that Lakers were not drawing fouls despite scoring a high volume of points in the paint.
Lakers-Spurs OT thriller among NBA highlights from Monday, Oct. 22
Check here for NBA video highlights from games of Monday, Oct. 22. Among teams in action were Kyrie's Celtics , the Raptors , the Warriors and LeBron's Lakers .
‘I Know What I Got Myself Into': LeBron James Downplays 0-3 Start
LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are off to an ugly 0-3 start this season, but James insists he's not discouraged. “I know what I got myself into,” James says. Spurs...
Tom Thibodeau: Healthy Derrick Rose ‘One of the Best Players in the League'
Derrick Rose is “one of the best players” in the NBA when healthy, according to Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau . Rose has been stellar to start the season, and...
Rookie Of The Year Race: Young et Doncic font déjà rêver
Et si Trae Young ET Luka Doncic devenaient tous les deux de vraies stars NBA? On fait le point sur les débuts des rookies dans notre course au trophée.
Raptors' fast start matching NBA's current style of play
TORONTO - Here's an interesting sequence from Monday's comprehensive 127-106 Toronto Raptors victory over the Charlotte Hornets. It's only a quick burst of basketball. It takes...
Nikola Vucevic contributes to Magic victory over Boston Celtics
Nikola Vucevic had 24 pts & 12 rebounds while the Magic survived two 3-point attempts by Boston in the closing seconds to beat the Celtics 93-90 on Monday.
Les Lakers s'estiment déjà lésés par l'arbitrage
Luke Walton n'a pas retenu ses critiques contre l'arbitrage après la troisième défaite en trois matches des Los Angeles Lakers la nuit dernière.