Category NBA

Best Bets for Saturday’s NBA Games: Gambling Picks for Rockets-Pelicans, Warriors-Blazers, and More

The NBA season is back so let’s wager on these games! The lines we use are from The Action Network Sports Betting App. Make sure you shop around for the best price.

Medium slate of games today, with nine on the board...

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LeBron James’ ‘slave’ comments highlight the NBA-NFL divide

When LeBron James described NFL team owners as having a “slave mentality” on Friday, it was his bluntest public swipe to date. Sure, James called President Donald Trump a “bum” last year, but that was just a tweet...

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Joel Embiid is Not Happy With Role Since Jimmy Butler Arrived

Just because the 76ers traded for one of the 12 best players in the NBA and are currently sitting at the second seed in the East does not mean things are exactly ideal. Since they traded for Jimmy Butler, Joel Embiid told he has been...

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Kevin Durant Doesn’t Sound Like Someone Who Wants to Play with LeBron and His ‘Toxic’ Environment

There have been a lot of rumors that the big-name free agent the Lakers are searching for this summer could end up being Kevin Durant. But when Durant opened up about what it would be like playing with LeBron James to Bleacher Report’s Ric ...

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Best Bets for Thursday’s NBA Games: Warriors-Raptors and Clippers-Kings

The NBA season is back so let’s wager on these games! The lines we use are from The Action Network Sports Betting App. Make sure you shop around for the best price.

Super small slate of games today, with only three on the board...

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Trading Draymond Green Would Dramatically Drop the Warriors’ Championship Chances

The fact that Draymond Green was suspended for a game does not necessarily signal Armageddon for the Warriors, at least not yet...

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Here’s Nick Wright’s Sleep Schedule

First Things First co-host Nick Wright will host a weekday radio show from 6-8 p.m. ET on SIRIUSXM’s Mad Dog Radio, he announced Thursday...

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How LeBron James’ Tattoos Could Affect Baseball

Although FanGraphs is very much a baseball site, we’ve occasionally paid homage to arguably the greatest basketball player of all time, Lebron James. (My favorite was this piece by the inimitable Jeff Sullivan trying to design a 23-WAR baseball player...

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Skip Bayless to Appear in Freezing Cold Bath in Kevin Hart’s Comedy Series

Kevin Hart posted a teaser on Instagram of the new season of his comedy series Cold As Balls. Several big names will be getting in the ice-cold baths with Heart including FS1’s Skip Bayless:

As you can see, Skip will be forced to answer ...

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Ramon Laureano Made One of the Best Catch-and-Throw Double Plays You Will Ever See

Ramon Laureano made one of the best defensive plays you will see out of an outfielder in tonight’s game between the Athletics and Angels. It’s easy to get caught up in hyperbole but this one is worth it.

First, the rookie, just called up last ...

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