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Podcast: Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka faces the media

2 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Lakers held a news conference Monday to introduce new coach Frank Vogel. But by the time the event took place at the UCLA Health Training Center, people were more focused...
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Podcast: John Becker inherited a regional power and has made Vermont even better

4 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Vermont is going to be scary good in 2019-20. Again. Vermont has been a regional basketball power for the better part of two decades now. Thats nothing new. But in the eight...
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Report: Damian Lillard, Blazers 'Expected' to Agree to 4-Year, $191M Contract

8 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

All-Star point guard Damian Lillard is expected to sign a four-year, $191 million supermax extension with the Portland Trail Blazers this summer, according to Yahoo Sports'...
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John Thompson, larger than life for what he said and what he didn't, has one last story

14 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

At 77 years old, former Georgetown basketball coach has another issue he wants to address: himself.
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NBA Draft 2019: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Predictions for Top Underrated Players

23 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

No one went into the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery thinking that the New Orleans Pelicans would come away with the No. 1 overall pick, but the ping pong balls bounced their way, so...
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Giannis Antetokounmpo pays for basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

Fires destroyed an area east of Athens where at least 100 people were killed last year.
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Deb Antonelli Shoots FTs for 24 Hours on Video, Raises $80K for Special Olympics

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

Former NC State basketball player and current women's basketball analyst Deb Antonelli raised more than $80,000 for the Special Olympics over the weekend by shooting free throws...
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NBA Mock Draft 2019: Roundup of Experts' Picks After the Combine

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

The NBA draft will be a huge event this year, with a generational player in Duke's Zion Williamson almost certain to be the top pick June 20...
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MM 5.21: Taylor Mikesell makes Team USA Pan-American Games roster

2 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Lila Bromberg / Testudo Times Maryland womens basketball guard Taylor Mikesell was selected to the USA Womens Pan-American Games team on Monday. Mikesell, a rising sophomore...
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2019 NBA Draft Big Board: Top 50 Players Post-Combine

3 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

It's NBA draft workout season now that the combine has wrapped up. A handful of prospects improved their stock in Chicago by showing aspects of their games that didn't always...
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NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

Golden State completed a Western Conference finals sweep of the Trail Blazers with a 119-117 overtime win in Game 4. Read more ...

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn. Read more ...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety concerns in Azerbaijan

Arsenal have confirmed midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not travel with the team to next week's UEFA Europa League final at the Baku Olympic Stadium against Chelsea over... Read more ...

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of... Read more ...

Warnings about Tesla are growing louder as Morgan Stanley slashes its...

Warnings about Tesla are growing louder as Morgan Stanley slashes its worst-case scenario to $10 a share

Tesla shares fell early Tuesday after Morgan Stanley's auto analysts adjusted their bear case for the stock. The analysts, led by longtime Tesla-watcher Adam Jonas, cut their... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets

LONDON - Champions League finalist Tottenham says it banned three season-ticket holders who offered to sell their match seats online for a profit. Read more ...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach fifth straight to NBA Finals

The Warriors needed overtime to sweep Portland and advance to their fifth straight NBA Finals. Read more ...

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a leading scholar. Who wins in a trade war? If... Read more ...