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We The North: The Rebrand that Sparked a Basketball Nation

SBN: Raptors HQ (Marc Griffin) — With their 20th season in the books, and the first full year of "We the North", we look back at the latest run of the Raptors and basketball in Canada. Masai Ujiri reached into his pocket and made a phone call; the mastermind behind the Toronto Raptors dialed out to Sid Lee and asked for aid with a franchise forever on the brink of extinction. A partnership was struck and a motto was born....
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NBA free agency rumor: Celtics interested in DeMarre Carroll

CelticsBlog (Jeff Clark) — ...and just about every free agent on the market. [sarcasm] Breaking News: Celtics interested in a free agent! [/sarcasm] To the shock of exactly nobody, the Celtics are interested in good free agents.  One of those guys happens to still be playing in the playoffs.  Or he should be if and when he can return from a bone bruise injury. DeMarre Carroll has been a revelation for...
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Assessing the myriad injuries that have plagued the 2015 NBA postseason

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — This has gotten out of hand, and there isn’t much our hands can do about it. [ Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball ] Wednesday night’s DeMarre Carroll injury marked the latest in a significant strain of nasty setbacks that has made the 2015 playoffs a walkthrough of the walking wounded. Carroll will be just fine, in terms relative to the scare we saw...
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Big Three: Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan Named To All-NBA Teams

ClipperBlog.com (Law Murray) — The National Basketball Association announced the 2014-2015 All-NBA teams on Thursday. The Los Angeles Clippers were prominently featured, just like the NBA All-Defensive First Team from Wednesday. Point guard Chris Paul made the All-NBA Second Team this season, while power forward Blake Griffin and center DeAndre Jordan made the third team. This marks the first time in franchise history that...
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Why didn't Kidd-Gilchrist make an NBA All-Defensive team?

SBN: At the Hive (Joshua Priemski) — Kidd-Gilchrist earned just two All-Defensive first team votes and finished well short of making either squad. Why is that? Yep. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist did not make an NBA All-Defensive team this season. Kidd-Gilchrist finished ninth in Defensive Player of the Year voting, but received the 15th most votes in All-Defense. Why is that, you ask? Take a look at who made the All-Defensive teams...
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Orlando Pro Summer League 2015 teams, schedule announced

SBN: Orlando Pinstriped Post (Evan Dunlap) — Ten teams, including two representing the Orlando Magic, will take part at the OPSL in 2015. The Orlando Magic announced Thursday the teams who will participate in the 2015 Orlando Pro Summer League at the Amway Center practice court. Additionally, they released a full schedule for the 2015 edition of the annual event, which tips off on Saturday, July 4th. The Magic will field two...
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Curry, LeBron headline 2015 All-NBA First Team, featuring 3 first-timers

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — The NBA announced its 2014-15 All-NBA teams on Thursday, with newly minted Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James ranking as the lone unanimous selections to this year's top squad, receiving First Team bids on all 129 ballots cast by sportswriters and broadcasters this season. [ Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The...
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DeAndre Jordan Joins Chris Paul on NBA All-Defensive First Team

ClipperBlog.com (Law Murray) — We interrupt the doom and gloom of the end of the Los Angeles Clippers 2014-2015 season, as the National Basketball Association named their All-Defensive teams. For the first time in four seasons, a team placed multiple members on the All-Defensive First Team. Surprisingly, that team was the Clippers. Point guard Chris Paul made the first team for the fourth season in a row, and he was joined...
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Kawhi, Draymond, Allen, CP3, DeAndre make 2015 NBA All-Defensive First Team

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Hey, Tony Allen, where did you think you'd end up in the All-Defensive Team voting this year again? [ Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] Right you are, "Grindfather." Right you are. The score-stopping Memphis Grizzlies guard was named to the 2014-15 All-Defensive First Team on Wednesday, marking his third career appearance on the NBA's top...
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Grizzlies GM confident Knicks free-agent target Marc Gasol will stay put

theKNICKSblog.com (Sam Spiegelman) — In an interview with Sports 56 WHBQ in Memphis Wednesday, Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace made it clear — he believes Marc Gasol will remain with the team despite heading into free agency this summer. (May 20, 10:45 a.m.) Comment
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Former Oklahoma State star Tony Allen named NBA All-Defensive first team

NewsOK.com Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen, a former Oklahoma State star and 2005 Big 12 basketball Player of the Year, was named to the NBA's All-Defensive first team Wednesday. Joining Allen on the first team are Defensive Player of the Year Kawhi Leonard of San Antonio, Draymond Green of Golden State, and Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers. ...
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Warriors eke out 110-106 win over Rockets in Game 1 of West finals

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — The Golden State Warriors coasted to four double-digit wins over the Houston Rockets to sweep them this regular season. The West's No. 1 seed picked up another victory over Houston in Tuesday's Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals at Oracle Arena, but it was significantly more difficult than any of those prior matchups. [ Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr:   The best slams from all of...
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2015 NBA Playoffs: Do The Houston Rockets Stand A Chance Against the Golden State Warriors?

The Dream Shake (Kevin Nesgoda) — The media has already counted the Rockets out in this series. There are quite a few people out there who don't think the Houston Rockets have a chance in the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors .  Most sports pundits and talking heads have already anointed the Warriors the Western Conference Champions, most saying that it will be in sweep, so why not just...
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