Tweet of the Night: Kevin Garnett Rules Out Becoming a Coach

Sheridan Hoops (Max Ogden) — Kevin Garnett is entering his 20th season as an NBA player. Garnett joins Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Robert Parish and Kevin Willis as the only players in league history to ever play at least 20 seasons. Just don’t expect KG to extend his time in the league once his playing career comes to a close. Throughout the course of […]
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67RIEFNS No. 7: Warriors’ starting lineup ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala, David Lee and Andrew Bogut dominated last season and return for more
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SH Blog: Curry says he and Thompson are the best backcourt duo, Matt Barnes calls Mo Cheeks a d*ck

Sheridan Hoops (James Park) — What backcourt is considered the best in the NBA heading into the upcoming season? That’s the question in the minds of many this week, including the players themselves. For example, John Wall and Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards openly stated that they are the best backcourt duo in the league on Tuesday. Dion Waiters […]
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John Wall keeps a list of slights and criticisms on his phone for motivation Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — Sports teams have a long relationship with "bulletin board material," certain quotes and comments of criticism or arrogance that compel a feeling of disrespect. The idea is that feeling slighted can inspire great performances and continued excellence. It doesn't matter if plenty of people (or more of them) say complimentary things, too. Logic isn't the point — it's all about getting yourself...
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Paul George says it’s ‘very possible’ he plays this season ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — George wants to re-join the Pacers for the playoffs
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Tweet of the Day: Get Ready For More Shaqtin’ A Fool

Sheridan Hoops (Michael Brumagin) — Shaquille O’Neal is known for many things — breaking backboards, winning four NBA championships, playing with some of the greatest wingmen in the game’s history, cracking jokes on Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith as part of the NBA on TNT crew and being a future Hall of Famer — but he’s also known for making NBA […]
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Does Serge Ibaka know who Mitch McGary is? ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Thunder forward says he doesn’t (unless he’s joking like Kevin Martin)
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Photo of the Day: Paul Pierce Hangs with Al Pacino on a Private Jet

Sheridan Hoops (Austin Remo) — Over the summer, NBA players like to kick back and enjoy their time off after a long season. Most go on some sort of vacation with friends or family or just continue working on their game. Paul Pierce, however, hangs out with star actors on private planes. Okay, maybe it was just this one instance, […]
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Kobe Bryant looks good in first Lakers scrimmage since injury Marc J. Spears (Marc J. Spears) — Kobe Bryant didn't dunk over anyone, but he had no trouble making his jump shots.
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Chamberlain literally puts stamp on world

ESPN: TrueHoop (Ethan Sherwood Strauss) — Wilt Chamberlain needed a stamp and he's getting a stamp. Of all the NBA players, Wilt's the first to receive such a blessing from the U.S. postal service. The Philadelphia 76ers also needed something to celebrate nowadays, and they'll do so with a 3D tribute video on Oct. 8, in commemoration of the stamp's unveiling. Chamberlain is almost a mythic figure, in part because we've collectively...
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D-League considers rule change: Players attempt one free throw on all trips to line ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Get fouled on a missed 2-pointer – one free throw worth two pointsGet fouled on a missed 3-pointer – one free throw worth three points
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Beloved halftime performer, amazing acrobat Red Panda is retiring Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — The NBA contains many experiences, from the game on the court to the various discussions surrounding everything that happens in the league. That includes the in-arena halftime performances, even if many fans use the break as a chance to grab food or use the restroom. Home teams will do what's necessary to keep fans engaged during stoppages, and usually that involves a little bit of...
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The 10-man rotation, starring Doug McDermott vs. Hot Doug's Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — A look around the league and the web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C : Chicago Tribune . In order to pay tribute to The Happiest Place on Earth , Hot Doug’s hometown paper of record decided to compare the beloved sausage emporium with Bulls...
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