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Lakers no longer favored to make playoffs

22 hours ago   |   ESPN

The Lakers opened the season as overwhelming -600 favorites to make the postseason at The SuperBook. Now, LeBron's team has equal odds to make and miss the playoffs.
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In the NBA, fake-meat diets are changing the game

22 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

This is not the All-Star break Magic Johnson and LeBron James envisioned when the game's best player announced he was joining the Lakers in July. Still, there are some bright...
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Letters: Lakers fans not feeling very patriotic

23 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

When one looks back on the Lakers' season, it can be summarized by saying: “Magic destroyed the team by offering to trade everyone for Anthony Davis.” That, and Rob Pelinka's...
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All-Star Weekend betting odds: All-Star Game MVP, Dunk Contest, more

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

It shouldn't be a surprise to anyone that Luka Doncic is the favorite to win the MVP of the Rising Stars Challenge on All-Star Friday night. Nor should it be a shock that...
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Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma: ‘I'd rather be talked about bad in L.A. than play in Orlando and not get talked about'

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

Sounds good... unless he gets traded
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LeBron James on NBA team ownership: ‘I'm going to do that s-t'

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

James says there, "Ain't no maybe about it."
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Lakers president Magic Johnson: I get fined every time I talk about other players, but nobody else does

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

Johnson dodges question on Kemba Walker
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The Pelicans' GM is suddenly out and it could be a good sign that the Lakers are still alive in the Anthony Davis sweepstakes

The Pelicans' GM is suddenly out and it could be a good sign that the Lakers are still alive in the Anthony Davis sweepstakes

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   9 articles

The New Orleans Pelicans fired general manager Dell Demps. The move comes just days after the trade deadline, when the Pelicans failed to trade superstar Anthony Davis to the...
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Kyle Kuzma: 'I'd Rather Be Talked About Bad in LA' Than Irrelevant in Orlando

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma has no issue with the negative media coverage that comes along with playing in one of the NBA's biggest markets...
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LeBron James' scouting report on Zion Williamson: ‘Very impressive'

LeBron James' scouting report on Zion Williamson: ‘Very impressive'

1 day ago   |   Sporting News

The Lakers star made headlines last week when he flew to Virginia to watch the No. 2-ranked Blue Devils defeat the No. 4 Cavaliers.
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Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern...

Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern who was at his first day of work

At least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a local manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, February 15. A 21-year-old Human Resources intern, as... Read more ...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse allegations

Theodore McCarrick is one of the most high-profile figures to be expelled from the Church during the sex abuse crisis that has roiled the institution Read more ...

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case

Chicago police have released two Nigerian brothers previously arrested on suspicion of assaulting "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett. Read more ...

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Before picking football over baseball, Kyler Murray got some advice from another famous two-sport star. Read more ...

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Alcides Escobar went to the All-Star game with the Royals in 2015 and won a World Series for Kansas City in the same year. Read more ...

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Kyle Guy scored 22 points, De'Andre Hunter had 20 with 10 rebounds and No. 4 Virginia withstood a late push by Notre Dame to win 60-54 on Saturday. Read more ...

Curry brothers place ‘high' stakes on 3-point contest battle

Curry brothers place ‘high' stakes on 3-point contest battle

The Curry brothers have levied a wager for their head-to-head competition in Saturday night's NBA 3-point contest: Whoever loses must buy tickets for the entire Curry family... Read more ...

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

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NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The NBA is bringing a pro league to Africa. Read more ...

Antonio Brown takes aim at Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Tomlin in Twitter Q&A

Antonio Brown takes aim at Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Tomlin in Twitter Q&A

Steelers receiver Antonio Brown took to Twitter Saturday afternoon to air some grievances with the Steelers.  Read more ...