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Paul George's stunning $134 million contract with the Thunder has 'emboldened' teams to take one of the biggest risks in the NBA

Paul George's stunning $134 million contract with the Thunder has 'emboldened' teams to take one of the biggest risks in the NBA

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Oklahoma City Thunder's gamble for Paul George paid off when they re-signed him to a four-year, $137 million contract this offseason. The Toronto Raptors are taking a...
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Marc Gasol has spent part of the offseason helping rescue refugees who have become lost at sea

Marc Gasol has spent part of the offseason helping rescue refugees who have become lost at sea

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Marc Gasol has been volunteering on a boat with an organization dedicated to rescuing refugees who are lost at sea. He recently helped rescue a migrant woman, an experience...
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How the NBA Finals and rainy baseball hurt eBay

1 day ago   |   CNN Money

Online retail giant eBay also owns ticket seller StubHub. And eBay's CEO said that business was hurt by a flood of canceled baseball games and a basketball championship series...
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NBA free agency rankings 2018: Dwyane Wade, Clint Capela among top players still on market

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

Here are the top prizes left in the 2018 NBA offseason
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2018 NBA Free Agency Tracker: LeBron James among stars off the market; Dwyane Wade headlines veterans still unsigned

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

All the info on the top names still on the market this offseason
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Boston Celtics Rookie Robert Williams Has Inauspicious Start To NBA Career

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The Boston Celtics didn't add LeBron James or Kawhi Leonard this offseason, so their most notable summer acquisition just might be their first-round draft pick, Texas A&M's...
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The Spurs had a subtle difference in their goodbye messages to Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, and some believe it's a petty shot at the team's departing superstar

The Spurs had a subtle difference in their goodbye messages to Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, and some believe it's a petty shot at the team's departing superstar

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The San Antonio Spurs traded beleaguered superstar Kawhi Leonard away to the Toronto Raptors along with Danny Green in exchange for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl, and a 2019...
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So long to DeMar DeRozan, that rarest of NBA stars who loved Toronto over anywhere else

So long to DeMar DeRozan, that rarest of NBA stars who loved Toronto over anywhere else

2 days ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Before we go too far down the road of DeMar DeRozan's altruistic commitment to Toronto as his basketball home, it is worth noting that the contract he signed here two...
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Dwyane Wade signs ‘lifetime' deal with Li-Ning

2 days ago   |   Miami Herald

Dwyane Wade has a new contract - with his shoe company. Wade and the Chinese apparel company Li-Ning announced that the three-time NBA champion has signed a lifetime contract...
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The Raptors are suddenly all-in on a 1-year window after 3 straight years of being embarrassed by LeBron James

The Raptors are suddenly all-in on a 1-year window after 3 straight years of being embarrassed by LeBron James

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Toronto Raptors landed Kawhi Leonard in a blockbuster trade that vaults them into Eastern Conference contention. The Raptors appeared to be ready to blow it up this...
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Father of 2 Parkland school shooting survivors is shot and killed during a robbery

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Michael Cohen reportedly secretly recorded a conversation with Trump about...

Michael Cohen reportedly secretly recorded a conversation with Trump about payments made to a former Playboy model shortly before the 2016 election

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former longtime lawyer, reportedly secretly recorded a conversation during which he and Trump discussed payments made to a former... Read more ...

The Open Championship field takes shape as the 2 top-ranked players in the...

The Open Championship field takes shape as the 2 top-ranked players in the world miss the cut

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Trump demands NFL kick players out for a season or give them 'no pay' if...

Trump demands NFL kick players out for a season or give them 'no pay' if they take a knee during national anthem

President Donald Trump has again voiced his firm stance against NFL national anthem protests and demanded NFL commissioner Roger Goodell "make a stand." Trump floated his own... Read more ...

Business owner says tariffs have forced layoffs

Business owner says tariffs have forced layoffs

As President Donald Trump threatens to expand a trade battle with China and impose tariffs on all $505 billion worth of imports into the U.S., one New Hampshire small business... Read more ...

Starbucks is opening its first 'signing store' - and people think it's a big...

Starbucks is opening its first 'signing store' - and people think it's a big step toward inclusivity for the company

Starbucks announced a plan to create a signing store in Washington, D.C. Thursday in a press release. The store will be located next to the only university in the country... Read more ...

Facebook suspends another analytics firm amid investigation into data usage

Facebook suspends another analytics firm amid investigation into data usage

Facebook is scrutinizing a Boston-based analytics firm over its contracts with government agencies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Apps from the firm, Crimson... Read more ...

'I'm ready to go to 500' billion: Trump threatens tariffs on all Chinese...

'I'm ready to go to 500' billion: Trump threatens tariffs on all Chinese goods coming to America

President Donald Trump threatens tariffs on all Chinese goods imported to the US. "I'm ready to go to 500," Trump said in an interview with CNBC's Joe Kernen aired on Friday... Read more ...

'Dunno where this bs came from': Elon Musk slams claims that Tesla Model 3...

'Dunno where this bs came from': Elon Musk slams claims that Tesla Model 3 cancellations are outpacing deposits

Elon Musk took to Twitter on Thursday night to defend Tesla after a New York investment bank downgraded the electric car company's shares that morning. The firm suggested Tesla... Read more ...

Duck boat that capsized in Missouri, killing 17, faced 2 mechanical failures...

Duck boat that capsized in Missouri, killing 17, faced 2 mechanical failures in the last six years

The Ride the Ducks boat that sank in Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri , on Thursday had faced propeller problems in the past. The boat was inspected annually by the Coast... Read more ...