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Feb 17

The Sports Bank.net: NBA All-Star Weekend Needs to Finally Return to Chicago in 2018

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The NBA All-Star Game was inaugurated in 1951, but hasn’t been played in Chicago since 1988. The second city, as much of a hoops haven as any destination in America, has only hosted it twice (1973 was the other occasion).*The 2017 NBA All-Star weekend, commencing tonight with the Rising Stars Game, was originally awarded to …

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Feb 17

Tim Hardaway has answered his past homophobia with action, real remorse

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Tim Hardaway has attempted to make things right after his homophobic comments in 2007. (AP) Former Golden State and Warriors and Miami Heat point guard Tim Hardaway is best known for three things — his incredible crossover dribble, his status as a member of Run-TMC, and his homophobic remarks after ex-NBA center John Amaechi came …

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Jan 05

NBA teams are having a whole lot of lip sync fun at Mariah Carey’s expense

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The infamous diva*stormed off stage in disgust, tweeted, “S*** happens,” and later described the entire experience as mortifying and “a horrible” end to an otherwise “incredible holiday season.” And nobody is having more fun at the five-time Grammy Award-winning artist’s*expense than the NBA. It took less than 24 hours for the Indiana Pacers to launch …

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Jun 23

The Sports Bank.net: Mo Williams Gifted Cavaliers Teammates with Extra Rare Whisky

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Cleveland doesn’t need to be Believeland any more, as faith has now become a realization. Next year is finally year as the Cleveland Cavaliers have finally ended the city’s infamous and well publicized 52 year drought. We are all witness as Lebron James and company brought those beliefs to fruition. Now it’s time to celebrate! …

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May 23

No Guts, No Glory: Tyronn Lue regrets not calling more plays for LeBron James in Game

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On Saturday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers suffered their first loss of the postseason on the road against the Toronto Raptors. One thing that stuck out in Game 3 was the amount of shot forward LeBron James took. With point guard Kyrie Irving and forward Kevin Love both struggling, many thought that James should have taken …

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May 16

The Sports Bank.net: 2016 NBA Mock Draft-First Round (5/16/16)

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The 2016 NBA Draft Lottery takes place Tuesday evening so the draft order will be official then. *Here is a look at The Sports Bank’s 2016 NBA Mock Draft. 1. Philadelphia-Ben Simmons, F, LSU, 6-10, Fr. The Aussie is an extremely versatile offensive weapon who ultimately plays a point forward type role. There aren’t many …

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Apr 20

Even a Spurs legend couldn’t stifle a yawn during their Game 2 win

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  Predictions for the first-round playoff series between the 67-win San Antonio Spurs and injury ravaged Memphis Grizzlies were fairly consistent in expecting a dominant showing for the higher-seeded team. All four of our BDL writers predicted a sweep, and San Antonio’s dominant Game 1 victory did little to change opinions of this matchup’s level …

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Apr 10

NBA Playoff Picture: Cleveland can’t clinch, Bulls still alive

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With less than a week left in the NBA’s regular season, several games per night make a big difference in the fights for playoff berths and seeding. This post catches you up on everything that matters to these races. GAMES THAT MATTERED A LOT [Follow Dunks Don’t Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all …

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Jan 19

Best NBA Betting Games This Week by MyBookie.ag

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Some matchups in the NBA are really exciting to watch, such as the Dallas Mavericks’ win on Monday night over the Boston Celtics in overtime. Dirk Nowitzki turned the clock back and dropped 31 on the Celtics — but those who took the “under” in that game got hammered, even though the Mavericks and the …

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Jan 14

Top NBA Games in the Second Half of the 2015-16 Season

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Despite having what looks like only a small handful of title contenders, the NBA and its current class of superstars have made the league as exciting to watch as ever. And just as popular is betting on the Association, for both NBA fans and general sports gambling enthusiasts alike. The second half of the 2015-16 …

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