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Bill Russell, Boston Celtics great and 11-time NBA champion, dead at 88

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Bill Russell, the all-time great Boston Celtics center who won 11 championships during 13 dominant NBA seasons, died Sunday at age 88. The Hall of Famer died peacefully with...
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Nikola Jovic, Omer Yurtseven to bypass international play this summer, focus on Heat training

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A year after Bam Adebayo shared in Olympic gold with Team USA at the Tokyo Olympics, there will be less foreign intrigue this time around for the Miami Heat. Neither...
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ASK IRA: Should Heat's Omer Yurtseven only be second to one?

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Q: So I thought Omer Yurtseven's play during the regular season was impressive. So much so I had thought he had at least deserved some playing time against the 76ers and...
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ASK IRA: Is it big or bust with Heat salary ballast?

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Q: What is more important: Trading Duncan Robinson now for a strong power forward like Jae Crowder, or keeping him as a trade piece for a big fish down the road? - Bob...
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The time I almost got Bill Russell's autograph

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The passing of Bill Russell brought back a rush of memories of my attempt to obtain the basketball icon's autograph in a place where few die-hard New York Knicks fans would...
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Baltimore-born boxer Hasim Rahman Jr.'s fight with Jake Paul off because of weight issue

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The planned pay-per-view fight between Baltimore's Hasim Rahman Jr. and social media star Jake Paul is off because of an issue with Rahman's weight, Showtime Sports announced...
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Ex-Knick Iman Shumpert charged with weed possession at Dallas airport

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Former New York Knick Iman Shumpert was arrested at Dallas' airport and charged with marijuana possession on Wednesday. Police said Shumpert, who also briefly played for the...
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NBA free agents: Rodney McGruder back to Pistons; Hassan Whiteside, Markieff Morris still unsigned

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Where the NBA free-agent list stands: Best available: Miles Bridges , Colin Sexton , Montrzel Harrell, Dennis Schroder, Eric Bledsoe, Hassan Whiteside, Rodney Hood, Kent...
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ASK IRA: How much Heat stock should be put in summer Lowry, Butler, Adebayo?

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Q: Seeing summer video clips of Kyle Lowry, Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo jacking up jumpers hints that they got the message of being able to space the floor to some extent...
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ASK IRA: Have net gains by Heat's competition been overstated?

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Q: As for all the supposed upgrades other teams made in free agency, they were almost all just journeymen players and not really difference makers. - Rolando, Borrego Springs...
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Republicans block cap on millions of patients' insulin costs

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