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  • fresh teaInstant grades for every 2021 NBA Draft first round pick
    Let’s grade every first round pick in the 2021 NBA Draft. The Detroit Pistons are on the clock with the No. 1 overall selection in the 2021 NBA Draft, and there is zero suspense this year on who will be the first pick.Cade Cunningham leads a draft class that is defined by star-power at the top. W…
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  • fresh teaThe 76ers are asking for the world for Ben Simmons
    Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty ImagesDaryl Morey is asking for a king’s ransom for Ben Simmons. There’s a method to his madness. The worst kept secret in the NBA is the Philadelphia 76ers’ desire to trade Ben Simmons. The All-Star forward has been involved in trade rumors since his u…
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  • fresh teaTeddy Riner is the mild-mannered Judo god who could kill you in 3 seconds if he wanted
    Photo by THOMAS COEX/AFP via Getty ImagesNobody in the world of Judo is like Teddy Riner Judo is a sport that holds the ideal that size doesn’t matter. That anyone, regardless of their stature can use technique, leverage, and skill to best a far larger, stronger opponent. But what happens when you…
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  • fresh teaThe Olympic watch parties have become of the highlights of the games
    This is the best new Olympic tradition. The light crowds at the Olympics in Tokyo are an ever-present reminder of how Covid has impacted the world, but there have been a couple of surprising bright spots left as a result. The biggest by far has been NBC’s broadcast showing footage of athlete watch…
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  • fresh teaThe NFL battle against Covid has no end in sight
    Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesToo many players are willing to put their bad “science” ahead of their team. The specter of Covid lingers over the NFL with training camps beginning around the league. The hope of a normal season has now evaporated with the spread of the Covid 19 Delta varia…
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  • Olympic 3x3 basketball is perfect in every way
    Photo by Stanislav Krasilnikov\TASS via Getty ImagesWho knew this was going to be so fun? It’s no secret that the IOC has reached the point of throwing things at the wall to see what sticks. There’s a concerted effort to try and attract younger viewers to the games, and get the new generation in…
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  • fresh teaBradley Beal has ‘no desire’ to leave Wizards amidst Russell Westbrook trade talks
    Even with the team is on the verge of trading Russell Westbrook, Bradley Beal reportedly has “no desire” to leave the Washington Wizards. The night of the 2021 NBA Draft was an important and stressful day for Washington Wizards fans, as reports indicated that guard Bradley Beal would reveal whet…
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  • fresh teaPistons free up space for another draft-night move with Mason Plumlee trade
    The Detroit Pistons traded Mason Plumlee and a second-round draft pick to the Hornets in a move clearly designed to free up space for another move. It’s not often a team trades down for nothing, but sometimes you’ve got to do what you’ve got to do. That’s the Detroit Pistons‘ mantra on Thu…
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  • fresh teaLook: Anthony Rizzo and his family take pictures at Wrigley after trade to Yankees
    After Anthony Rizzo was traded to the New York Yankees, he took one more trip around Wrigley Field with his family.  The Chicago Cubs lost more than its game against the Reds on Thursday. Anthony Rizzo, the heart and soul of the Cubs clubhouse, was traded out of town. The New York Yankees will have…
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  • fresh teaYankees are officially going for it with the addition of Anthony Rizzo
    The New York Yankees, languishing between Boston and Tampa in the AL East, could be excused for not making a run this season. They’ve chosen to do the exact opposite The wall in right-field at Yankee Stadium sits just 314 feet from home plate. It’s historically been a place where lazy fly balls…
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  • fresh teaCan the Lakers trade for both Russell Westbrook and Buddy Hield?
    The Los Angeles Lakers are in trade talks for both Russell Westbrook and Buddy Hield. Can they actually trade for both? To the surprise of nobody, the NBA was filled with news in the hours leading up to the 2021 NBA Draft. The Los Angeles Lakers, who were eliminated in the first round of the […]C…
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  • fresh teaCavaliers pick up Ricky Rubio in trade with Timberwolves
    The Cavaliers and Timberwolves worked out a trade sending Taurean Prince to Minnesota in exchange for Ricky Rubio and a second-round pick. Ricky Rubio is on the move, and not just on the basketball courts in Tokyo at the 2021 Summer Olympics. The Minnesota Timberwolves are trading the point guard to…
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  • fresh teaAs a Translator for Brazilian Pro Hooper Leandro Barbosa, G.E. Dole Details the Wild Ride of the ’03 Draft
    This story appears in an entire magazine dedicated to one of the most impactful draft classes ever. Get your copy here. The historic 2003 NBA draft was also my draft. My road to that draft began in July 2002, when I came across a grainy videotape of Leandro Barbosa highlights. He handled the ball l…
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  • fresh teaFormer No.2 Pick Darko Milicic’s NBA Career Didn’t Turn Out as Predicted. Is That His Fault or Ours?
    This story appears in an entire magazine dedicated to one of the most impactful draft classes ever. Get your copy here. By the end of his second year as a benchwarmer, Darko Milicic was as unsure about Darko Milicic as the rest of us. “I can’t say how good I am or how bad I am […]The post Fo…
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  • fresh teaSLAM’s Official 2021 NBA Mock Draft
    Tonight’s the night. The 2021 NBA Draft begins tonight at 8 p.m. ET live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. This year’s draft class is tuff: from freshman standouts and NCAA champs to talented young pros who dominated overseas and suited up in the G League. There are a lot of mock drafts…
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  • Post Up: Team USA Gets Bounce Back Win Over Iran in Tokyo Olympics
    The U.S. Men’s basketball team found themselves in an unfamiliar position going into their second game against Iran. It was a must-win game that could have ended any chance of getting out of the group phase for a gold medal. Before their matchup, they went through an intense practice trying to cle…
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  • Lakers Reportedly Offered Kyle Kuzma, No. 22 Pick to Pacers
    The Los Angeles Lakers have been working diligently behind the scenes to retool their roster for another championship run. Reportedly, the blueprint on making this happen is moving on from Kyle Kuzma, who had a very disappointing end to the season. This week, the Lakers reportedly reached out to the…
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  • Mike D’Antoni Rumored to Step Down as Assistant Coach
    According to multiple outlets including ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Mike D’Antoni is stepping down as lead assistant on Steve Nash’s coaching staff with the Brooklyn Nets. He is expected to make another run for another head coaching opportunity.  Brooklyn Nets assistant Mike D’Antoni is ste…
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