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  1. Kobe Bryant: I Feel 'Normal...Like Myself'Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

    Lakers All-Star Kobe Bryant is back and ready to show the rest of the NBA that he is 100 percent. Bryant missed most of last year after suffering a torn Achilles tendon to go along with a fracture in his left knee.


  2. OKC Thunder: Serge Ibaka is a stretch four and he's not afraid to let you know about itRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago |

    Serge Ibaka has long established himself as one of the best mid-range shooting big men in the game, dropping 17-footers in at a deadly rate. And over the past two seasons, Ibaka has stretched out his shooting range, making 43 of his 117 three-point attempts.


  3. Ex-WWE commentator Jim a JRa Ross to commentate for BattleGrounds MMA elimination eventRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Washington Post

    It's about to be official. Jim Ross, who became famous for his colorful play-by-play commentary in the WWE, is set to take his shouts of "Slobberknocker!" and "He could bring a tear to a glass eye!" to the MMA.


  4. Brian Shaw takes Ty Lawson to Broncos' practice to watch ManningRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Denver Post

    Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson, left, and coach Brian Shaw meet with Broncos quarterbacks coach Greg Knapp on Wednesday at Dove Valley. At the team's media day Monday, Shaw said he wanted to take point guard Ty Lawson to a Broncos practice so he could watch Peyton Manning in action, to see how the sure-fire Hall-of-Famer leads his team.


  5. New Orleans Pelicans guard Dionte Christmas is hoping to beat the odds againRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago |

    New Orleans Pelicans Dionte Christmas and Jrue Holiday show off their names on their jerseys during a photo shoot at the Pelicans NBA basketball media day in Metairie, La., Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.


  6. NBA 2k15 Ratings: Washington Wizards NBA 2k15 Player RatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Wiz of Awes

    Feb 23, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat reacts to his basket with center Kevin Seraphin in the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports The NBA regular season will begin in about a month, but for virtual ballers, the season will begin on October 7th with the release of NBA 2k15.


  7. Denver Nuggets add two former players to developmental staffRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Denver Stiffs

    It was time to do a little old-school blogging to find out a little bit more about the Nuggets' two new player developmental coaches. Some time soon, I hope to chat with both John Beckett and Corsley Edwards.


  8. LeBron James bringing his story to TV seriesRead the original story

    42 min ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    The NBA superstar is co-producing a half-hour TV series called "Becoming," which will showcase the journeys of some of today's top athletes. The pilot focuses on James, his struggles growing up in a single-parent home in Akron, Ohio and his rise to become one of the world's best basketball players.


  9. Guilty plea expected in Miami Heat fraud caseRead the original story

    42 min ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    A guilty plea is expected in the case of a man charged in Florida with a multi-million dollar investment scam involving three former Miami Heat players and the team itself. A grand jury indictment alleged that Haider Zafar defrauded players Mike Miller, James Jones and Rashard Lewis in 2013 by promising to invest $7.5 million in various business opportunities.


  10. Trail Blazers fans will get two chances to watch team's preseason games on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago |

    The Blazers' Oct. 12 preseason game against the Clippers will be broadcast locally on Comcast Sportsnet Northwest. The Trail Blazers, who started their 2014-15 training camp a day ago, will begin their preseason schedule Tuesday at Utah.


  11. Greg Monroe calls offseason rumors surrounding him 'lies'Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | MSNBC

    He was a restricted free agent, and couldn't come to terms on a satisfactory deal with the Pistons. This made the process drag out longer than expected, creating plenty of headlines before Monroe ultimately chose to sign a one-year qualifying offer , which will give him the freedom to become an unrestricted free agent once the season is finished.


  12. Phil Jackson compared J.R. Smith to Dennis Rodman. Smith likes that.Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | MSNBC

    "I don't know if possible or not. He might be one of those guys that's a little bit like Dennis Rodman that has an outlier kind of side to him.


  13. Over/Under: SuperBook Sets Raptor Win Total At 49.5Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Raptors HQ

    The Westgate Las Vegas Superbook revealed its over/under season win projections for all 30 NBA teams on Tuesday, giving the Toronto Raptors the third-highest number in the Eastern Conference. Is that number realistic for a franchise that has never won 50 games? A 49.5 over/under win projection should instil some confidence, especially considering how low that number was just one year ago, via .


  14. Panera Bread Partners with Rebecca Lobo on "Pink Ribbon Bagel"...Read the original story

    54 min ago | Resident

    October 1, 2014 - Panera Bread will partner with Rebecca Lobo to support the Connecticut Sports Foundation and the RuthAnn Lobo Award in Social Work at UCONN, two areas that complement the life and work of Rebecca's late mother, RuthAnn Lobo. The partnership, now in its second year, will take place during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, when Panera Bread will conduct its annual Pink Ribbon Bagel campaign for the 13th consecutive year.


  15. Grizzlies eager to see what Michael Beasley bringsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Washington Post

    The Memphis Grizzlies see all reward with no risk in giving Michael Beasley, the second overall draft selection in 2008, a chance to show them what he can do during training camp. General manager Chris Wallace says Beasley is one of six guys in training camp with a chance to show the Grizzlies what they've got and they'll see where this goes.


  16. Meet the PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Detroit Bad Boys

    The Pistons are changing it up, and to get reconnected to the fans they are pulling a Timberwolves. Instead of the fans going to an open scrimage at Oakland, the Pistons are doing an event in downtown Detroit.


  17. The best and worst in Spurs player endorsements: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pounding the Rock

    Indubitably, there's no group of guys quite like our Spurs. On the court, they're champions.


  18. More Equals Less in Recent Sixers HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Philadunkia

    Last season, the Philadelphia Sixers gave minutes to an astounding 23 players throughout the course of the season. The season ended up being one of the most futile in Sixers history, where as a team they finished 19-63 which included a record tying 26-game losing streak.


  19. Horseshoe Casino offers another way to win Cavs ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    To get tickets to see the Cleveland Cavaliers this season will be tough with the new lottery system they are trying out this year. The Horseshoe Casino will try to make your odds of scoring tickets a little easier.


  20. Hornets ratings in NBA 2k15 leakedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | At the Hive

    NBA 2K15 is set to be released in October 7th, and for Charlotte fans, it means playing as the re-branded Hornets . Recently, the player ratings for every team were leaked, giving fans an early peak at how the developers at 2K rate each player in the league.