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Celtics Starters Score 13 Points in First Half, Come Back From Down 22 in Phoenix for Win

Kyrie Irving was the only Celtic to score in the first half of Thursday’s win over the Suns. It was a rough first half for the Celtics on Thursday. Boston was in Phoenix for a matchup with the Suns, and after 24 minutes, everything was looking bad for the road team. The Celtics’ starters scored just 13 of the team’s 35 points and they trailed Phoenix by 20 points going into the break. However, only one of the starters contributed to those 13 points. Outside of Kyrie Irving, Boston’s starters…

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The Derrick Rose Redemption Tour Is Spinning Out of Control

This much is true: No one thought Derrick Rose was capable of going off for 50 points, as he did in a 128–125 Wolves win over the Jazz on Wednesday. Rose, likely to be the only MVP to never make the Hall-of-Fame, is most charitably considered a spark plug off the bench these days, far from the elite scorer he was during his heyday. He joined Mo Williams and Corey Brewer as the most shocking members of Minnesota’s 50-point club, and his big scoring night came in an upset victory…

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LeBron James Wears Beto O’Rourke Hat to Game in San Antonio

NBA star LeBron James wore a Beto O’Rourke hat in San Antonio Saturday night, as the Lakers took on the San Antonio Spurs. The Lakers tweeted a pic of James (upper left corner) making his entrance into the arena, with a hat that read: “Beto for Senate:” 📍 San Antonio pic.twitter.com/gdRLyWIEje — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) October 27, 2018 According to the Hill: The show of support for O’Rourke arrives as the Texas Democrat continues to draw national attention as he seeks to unseat incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in the Texas…

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Watch: LeBron James Sinks Insane Last-Second Three on the Move During Lakers Scrimmage

Defenders? No problem. Distance? No problem. On the move? Easy. The King can do it all. LeBron James doesn’t save his insane last-second shots for games, he apparently likes to show off in practice too. James came in clutch on Tuesday when his team was down by three points with seven seconds left in a scrimmage. Sinking a deep three on the move as he ran out of bounds, the 14-time NBA All-Star brought ‘Team B’ back to tie the scrimmage at the last second. “Down 3 with 7 seconds…

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2018 NBA Betting Preview: Southwest Division Win Totals

2017-18 was a truly exceptional campaign for the teams in the Southwest Division: record-setting offense in Houston, a post-Boogie surge in New Orleans, uncharacteristic tanking in Memphis and Dallas and some truly bizarre drama in San Antonio. Which of those five squads will excel in 2018-19, and which will disappoint? Houston Rockets 2017-18 Record: 65-17 2018 Win Total: 55.5 The Rockets won 65 games last season, but they were somehow still underappreciated. This is a team that took the top seed in the West and held a 3-2 lead on…

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Watch: LeBron James Sinks Half-Court Buzzer Beater in Lakers Preseason Game

The King pulled up for a deep three-pointer as time ran out in the first half of the Lakers’ preseason game vs. Golden State. LeBron James sunk a buzzer beater at halftime from close to halfcourt in the Lakers preseason game against Golden State on Wednesday night at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. James’s last-second pull-up three point shot capped off a 15 point first half. With five assists and 10 blocks to add to his first-half stat line, the LeBron led the Lakers to 61-57 lead over the Warriors…

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