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Michael Avenatti Accuses Nike of Paying Money to DeAndre Ayton's Mother

12 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

After getting charged with extortion and bank and wire fraud Monday, attorney Michael Avenatti took to Twitter on Tuesday to allege that Nike gave cash payments to the mother...
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2019 NCAA Tournament: NBA Draft prospects who may have made or cost themselves some money during the first weekend

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

Guys like Ja Morant and Dylan Windler could be sliding up draft boards after their performances
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Hornets player hits last-second heave from beyond half-court in craziest game-winner of the NBA season

Hornets player hits last-second heave from beyond half-court in craziest game-winner of the NBA season

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The Charlotte Hornets beat the Toronto Raptors, 115-114, on Sunday, thanks to an incredible game-winning shot from guard Jeremy Lamb. Lamb lost the ball on an inbounds pass...
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'It can't get any closer than that:' Duke barely survives against UCF to avoid the biggest upset of March Madness

'It can't get any closer than that:' Duke barely survives against UCF to avoid the biggest upset of March Madness

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

The No. 1 Duke Blue Devils defeated No. 9 UCF to advance to the Sweet 16 on Sunday. The game came down to the wire, with freshmen superstars Zion Williamson and R.J. Barrett...
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As large-market teams chase stars or tank, Pacers take a moderate approach

3 days ago   |   The Washington Post

Indiana is zigging where the NBA's highest-profile teams are zagging, refusing to tank and focusing on building a culture of development rather than chasing superstars at any cost.
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Is D'Angelo Russell Worth Max Money to the Nets or Anyone Else in Free Agency?

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

LOS ANGELES - It's somehow fitting that D'Angelo Russell and the Brooklyn Nets officially eliminated the Los Angeles Lakers from playoff contention Friday night at Staples...
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Report: Lakers' Lonzo Ball Cuts Ties With Big Baller Brand Co-Founder Over Missing $1.5M

4 days ago   |   SI   |   4 articles

Lonzo Ball told ESPN that Alan Foster, who is a longtime family friend, "used his access to my business and personal finances to enrich himself. As a result, I have decided to...
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Lonzo Ball Severs Ties with BBB Co-Founder Alan Foster over Money Allegations

4 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   4 articles

Lonzo Ball has severed all ties with Alan Foster, co-founder of the Big Baller Brand, due to allegations of taking money from the Los Angeles Lakers guard. Per ESPN...
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NBA star 'Shaq' O'Neal joins Papa John's board

4 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Pizza chain Papa John's named former basketball star Shaquille 'Shaq' O'Neal as its newest board member, brand ambassador and investor, sending shares of the troubled chain higher.
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NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explains why the NCAA should pay college athletes

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

The NCAA made nearly $1.1 billion in revenue in 2017. NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says he thinks college athletes should be paid. In the video above, the "Mycroft Holmes...
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A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max just made an emergency landing in Florida

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max just made an emergency landing in Florida

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max airliner made an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday. According to the FAA, the pilots reported an engine issue. The plane was... Read more ...

A DATE IS SET: A Judge will hear arguments on whether or not Elon Musk is in...

A DATE IS SET: A Judge will hear arguments on whether or not Elon Musk is in contempt of court next month

A judge will hear oral arguments on whether Tesla CEO Elon Musk is in contempt of an Securities and Exchange Commission ruling on April 4. Musk's contempt charge is related to... Read more ...

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8 ways pet lovers can get the most out of their Amazon Prime membership - and spoil their pets

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Trump signs executive order to protect the US from a 'debilitating' EMP attack

Trump signs executive order to protect the US from a 'debilitating' EMP attack

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday ordering federal agencies to strengthen the resiliency of American critical infrastructure against electromagnetic... Read more ...

NASA canceled the first all-female spacewalk in history because it didn't...

NASA canceled the first all-female spacewalk in history because it didn't have spacesuits in the right size - and people are baffled

The first all-female spacewalk was scheduled to happen on March 29. But now, it won't happen because NASA doesn't have enough spacesuits in the correct sizes for two women. So... Read more ...

New Apple services, sonic boom, and digital media merger talk

New Apple services, sonic boom, and digital media merger talk

Thanks for subscribing. If you got this newsletter forwarded, sign up for your own here . Apple revealed a new video service, news subscription package, an exclusive games... Read more ...

A 28-year-old hedge fund short-seller who took on Bill Ackman faces a 30%...

A 28-year-old hedge fund short-seller who took on Bill Ackman faces a 30% rise on the $17 billion German company she bet against

Noted short-seller Fahmi Quadir faces a 30% rise in Wirecard, a German payments-processor. Wirecard soared after an external report found suspicious transactions in its Asian... Read more ...

Chicago police have dropped charges against Jussie Smollett after he was...

Chicago police have dropped charges against Jussie Smollett after he was accused of faking a hate crime to get a better salary on "Empire"

Chicago police have dropped charges against Jussie Smollett, two weeks after he pleaded not guilty to 16 felony counts of disorderly conduct. Smollett had been accused of... Read more ...

Chicago Police say the city is 'owed an apology' after prosecutors dropped...

Chicago Police say the city is 'owed an apology' after prosecutors dropped charges against Jussie Smollett

Chicago police superintendent Eddie Johnson and Mayor Rahm Emanuel held a press conference on Tuesday in which they slammed the Cook County prosecutors' office for dropping... Read more ...

Watch the adorable trailer for Noah Centineo and Camila Mendes' new rom-com...

Watch the adorable trailer for Noah Centineo and Camila Mendes' new rom-com called 'The Perfect Date'

Netflix released the trailer for an upcoming romantic comedy titled "The Perfect Date," which stars Noah Centineo , Camila Mendes , and Laura Marano. The film focuses on a... Read more ...