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Sunday | Forbes.com

Summer of the Lakers' Discontent

There's trouble in the former NBA paradise. It's so long since Commissioner David Stern, trading jibes on the radio with Dan Albert circa 2002, said that his favorite matchup was "the Lakers vs. the Lakers," their fans' memories don't stretch that far.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Mike Brown

Fri Jul 18, 2014

NOLA.com

Shaq, Pettit, Reed, and Louisiana big men's legacy in the NBA

What do NBA Hall of Fame centers Shaquille O'Neal , Robert Parish, Willis Reed, Elvin Hayes and Bob Pettit have in common? All five players built their basketball foundations in Louisiana - O'Neal and Pettit at LSU, Reed at Grambling, Parish at Centenary and Hayes at Rayville High School.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Sir Charles in Charge

NBA History: The Shaquille O'Neal Trade 10 Years Later

Ten years ago on July 14th, 2004, one of the most controversial trades in NBA history took place.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, New Orleans Hornets, NBA Players, Kobe Bryant, Karl Malone

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Hardwood Houdini

Boston Celtics Daily Dish: What Happens In Vegas . . . .

Feb 21, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Cleveland Cavaliers forward Anthony Bennett dunks the ball against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

Ryan Keenan captures RFC 31 Lightweight Title; Shaq and Marcus Jones in attendance

Tampa turned up in numbers and style on Friday night for another version of the Real Fighting Championships at the A La Carte Pavilion.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Marcus Jones, Ryan Keenan, NBA Players

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Ohio.com

Photos: LeBron James over the years

Cavs LeBron James starts the Washington playoff series with a puff of chalk to the heavens on Sunday April 22, 2007 in Cleveland, Ohio at Quicken Loans Arena.

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USA Today

First lady Michelle Obama stars with the stars

First Lady Michelle Obama has strategically enlisted major celebrities to help her sell her causes.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

USA Today

LeBron's decision? Let's ask the 8-ball

Where will LeBron James go? Any guess is only a guess Cleveland or Miami? Heat or Cavaliers? LeBron James' future is compelling but unclear.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, NBA Players, Sasha Pavlovic

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Deseret News

The all-time NBA 'Dream Team'

The NBA has been around for nearly 70 years and there have been amazing players every step of the way.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Karl Malone

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Fast Company

What Can Phil Jackson, Knicks President Learn from Phil Jackson, Leadership Guru?

When Phil Jackson 's leadership book Sacred Hoops came out in 1995, he had already won three championships as the coach of the Chicago Bulls.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Michael Jordan, Dennis Rodman, Metta World Peace

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Insight News

Flip Saunders returns as Wolves 'executive head coach'

While that's a strong statement, Saunders is now the head coach, as of June 6, team president and part owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, Ricky Rubio, NBA Players, Miami Heat

Lake Show Life

Drafting Safe Isn't Always Best: Bogut and Bynum

Mar 11, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Indiana Pacers center Andrew Bynum shoots a free throw against the Boston Celtics at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

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Hardwood Houdini

Today in Celtics History: June 26th, 1996

February 20, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant speaks about recently deceased owner Jerry Buss before playing against the Boston Celtics at Staples Center.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Right Down Euclid

Report: Cavs to pay Tyronn Lue record salary

Jan 25, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Los Angeles Clippers assistant coach Tyronn Lue reacts from the bench against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Can't Stop The Bleeding

Dwyer's Defense Of LeBron's Opt Out

Of LeBron James' announcement early Tuesday that he's opting out of his Miami contract to become an unrestricted free agent - and potentially leaving money on the table in the process - - Ball Don't Lie's Kelly Dwyer takes a tact slightly opposite that of Heat President Pat Riley, writing, "he's not less of a man, or with less of a legacy, for ... (more)

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ABC News

Agent to Heat: LeBron opting out

LeBron James ' agent, Rich Paul, has informed the Miami Heat that James will exercise his early termination option and become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. James, a four-time NBA MVP, had until June 30 to decide whether to opt out of the final two years of his contract with Miami.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

This Week in the WNBA

The early part of this season has indicated that the 2013 WNBA Draft may be considered the best in the league's history when all is said and done.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Candice Dupree, Diana Taurasi, Glory Johnson, Kara Lawson

CBS Local

Shaq Debuts As DJ Friday

We know him as a Hall of Fame basketball player, but Shaquille O'Neal, but he's also a rapper and no stranger to the music scene.

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MySanAntonio.com

The case for Tim Duncan as a top five player of all time

Ranking players will always be a difficult, perhaps even pointless task, given the vast differences in eras and responsibilities among various positions.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Tim Duncan, NBA Players

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