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47 min ago | BleacherReport

Breaking Down Atlanta Hawks' Shooting Guard Position for 2014-15 Season

Last year's starter, Kyle Korver, is back for another season with the team. Korver's dead-eye three-point shooting ability will provide Atlanta's first string with the spacing necessary to run its offense well.

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Thabo Sefolosha, DeMarre Carroll, Cartier Martin, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, Kyle Korver, Kent Bazemore

1 hr ago | BleacherReport

Byron Scott's Championship Talk a Double-Edged Sword for Los Angeles Lakers

't exactly a scarce commodity in the world of professional sports. If anything, it's a prerequisite for any championship-caliber psyche - the mental pillar on which the world's best athletes and coaches will inevitably lean in times both boom and bust.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, Kobe Bryant, Julius Randle, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Chicago Bulls

4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

5 Free-Agent Fliers Los Angeles Lakers to Gamble on Entering Next Season

After striking out on the home run hitters of the 2014 crop, the storied franchise shifted its focus to the superstar targets slated to hit the market over the coming years. Maintaining future flexibility has taken precedence above all else although the purple and gold still hope to put a competitive product on the floor in the present.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Nick Young, Houston Rockets, Miami Heat

4 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

The Lakers Working Hard: Clarkson and Sacre in the Gym

Apr 13, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Memphis Grizzlies center Kosta Koufos blocks a shot attempts by Los Angeles Lakers center Robert Sacre during fourth quarter action at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports The Laker team has started their workouts very early.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Robert Sacre, NBA Players, Kobe Bryant, Jordan Clarkson, Nick Young, Julius Randle

4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Thicke: 'I was too drunk to write Blurred Lines'

ROBIN Thicke has admitted in court that he lied about writing his hit song Blurred Lines, blaming the fact he was too high and too drunk. IN A bid to cheer up after her sex tape scandal, Iggy Azalea has celebrated her first anniversary with NBA player Nick Young by shopping at Target.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nick Young, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Lakers linked to center Ryan Hollins, other free agents

The Lakers have considered adding on Ryan Hollins -- according to the free agent center, who visited the "Bottom Line Sports Show" over the weekend. As tweeted by Sirius/XM NBA Radio, Hollins said, "he's been in talks with the [Miami] Heat, [Sacramento] Kings, [Chicago] Bulls, Lakers, [and San Antonio] Spurs, among others."

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Robert Sacre, NBA Players, Jordan Hill, Los Angeles Clippers, Ryan Hollins, Dallas Mavericks

9 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

Nick Young celebrates anniversary with Iggy Azalea

Nick Young continues a strong summer of social media, this time making sure to wait until just after midnight PT last night to post an Instagram photo celebrating his one year anniversary with Iggy Azalea. How was he able to woo the mainstream-hit artist? With a date to Target , of course: Story book origin to one of the greatest romances of our generation, no? Swaggy P dug deep, got a little fancy , and nailed the first date.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Nick Young

13 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

Lakers season preview: Steve Nash's final chapter is his own to write

It's all coming to an end for Steve Nash, and he deserves a fair chance to end his career the way he wants. Steve Nash's time with the Los Angeles Lakers has been an outright failure, there's no way around it.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, NBA Players, Jeremy Lin, Jordan Clarkson, Houston Rockets

13 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

Lakers Season Preview: Steve Nash profile

The good: As mentioned above, not only is Nash a maestro of the pick-and-roll, he is also a shooting savant. The former two-time MVP is one of only two players with multiple entries into the 50-40-90 club .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, Jeremy Lin, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Jordan Clarkson, Houston Rockets

16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

What Under Armour Should Have Learned From Its Attempt To Sign Durant

Rumor had it that Under Armour was close to a ground-breaking basketball shoe contract with superstar Kevin Durant. Durant's seven year $60 million contract with Nike was set to expire.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Cleveland Cavaliers

20 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

Can The Lakers Develop Its Young Players While Playing Boozer, Lin, and Johnson?

Mar 29, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Byron Scott reacts during the game against the Philadelphia 76ers at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Eric P. Mull-USA TODAY Sports While the Lakers have built a respectable roster this season, considering their long term wishes for flexibility, the team faces a dilemma.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, Jeremy Lin, Julius Randle, NBA Players, Jordan Clarkson, Xavier Henry, Houston Rockets

Sun Sep 14, 2014

WebProNews

Jeremy Lin Says He's Working Hard On Defense

Jeremy Lin has been working hard all summer and says that he is ready to show everyone what he's got on the court. Many Lakers fans have questioned his skills and ability as a point guard, but Lin says he isn't worried and know that he has what it takes to help bring his team to victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeremy Lin, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

USA Today

Watchability: Does Van Gundy have next Dwight?

The Pistons return from a disappointing season with the same starting lineup, but Stan Van Gundy is sure to spice things up. He's one of the reasons Detroit comes in at No.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Caron Butler, Oklahoma City Thunder, Greg Monroe, Andre Drummond, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Jodie Meeks, D.J. Augustin

Chicago Sun-Times

Bulls brass says stats belie Derrick Rose's FIBA success

Bulls point guard Derrick Rose will enter the gold-medal game of the FIBA World Cup against Serbia on Sunday shooting 15-for-55 , including 1-for-17 from beyond the three-point line. He has averaged 5.4 points per game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Derrick Rose, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Lake Show Life

1 on 1 with Wesley Johnson: TWC Sports Net Interview Quotes

Apr 13, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson dunks on a break away during the second quarter action the Memphis Grizzlies at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports It's been a rough-and-tumble 12 months for our former draft outcast, Wesley Johnson.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Wesley Johnson

Lake Show Life

Do the Lakers have a Bench Mob?

Mar 31, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried is blocked out by Memphis Grizzlies forward Ed Davis and forward Tayshaun Prince during the first half at Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports This provides an opportunity for Nick Young and Kobe Bryant to get minutes at the small forward position.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Nick Young, Jeremy Lin, Xavier Henry, Houston Rockets, Julius Randle

Pippen Ain't Easy

Chicago Bulls Rumors: Boy You Can't Coach 7 Feet

February 9, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers center Ryan Hollins dunks to score a basket against the Philadelphia 76ers during the second half of the 123-78 victory at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports Welcome back Pippen Peoples to another episode of Chicago Bulls Rumors! I am your esteemed host, Ronald Agers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Joakim Noah, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Los Angeles Clippers, Ryan Hollins

Sat Sep 13, 2014

CBS Local

'Sharla Rae' Wins $93K Barretts Debutante Stakes At Los Alamitos

Lakers vs. FC Barcelona The Los Angeles Lakers face off with Pau Gasol's former team and European Champions FC Barcelona on October 7, 2010. Nike's House of Hoops In Barcelona and Basketball Clinic Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol go against Ricky Rubio and Juan Carlos Navarro on a 2-on-2 game Lakers Travel To London Pilots hold up a Lakers flag before the Los Angeles Lakers travel to London at LAX on September 30, 2010, in Los Angeles, California.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Summer Olympic, Pau Gasol, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Juan-Carlos Navarro, Ricky Rubio (2008 Beijing Olympics)

Pippen Ain't Easy

Chicago Bulls Rumors: Kevin MartinDo We Need Him?

Mar 19, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Chicago Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy during the first quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. The Bulls defeated the Sixers 102-94.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Mike Dunleavy, NBA Players, Joakim Noah, Nikola Mirotic, Derrick Rose, Pau Gasol

Silver Screen and Roll

Lakers work out Pooh Jeter, Ronnie Price, Wayne Ellington, Jeremy Tyler and James Nunnally

The Los Angeles Lakers have space to work with before opening up training camp and are still hosting workouts to decide on who they want to give a long look at. The latest roundup of players working out for the Lakers includes Pooh Jeter, Ronnie Price , Wayne Ellington , Jeremy Tyler and James Nunnally , according to HoopsHype .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Players, Xavier Henry, Wayne Ellington, Jeremy Tyler

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