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Will Barton calls Wizards trade a “shock,” reveals proudest aspect of Nuggets tenure

Will Barton calls Wizards trade a “shock,” reveals proudest aspect of Nuggets tenure

Will Barton doesn’t think about what could’ve been in Denver anymore. Now about six weeks removed from his trade to Washington, Barton doesn’t dwell on departing a contending team or leaving a starting unit featuring the back-to-back MVP. “That time and that chapter is over with,” Barton told The Denver Post over Zoom. “I don’t …

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NBA Bows to Insane COVID Policies, Will Require Players to Be Vaccinated To Play in Toronto – OutKick

NBA Bows to Insane COVID Policies, Will Require Players to Be Vaccinated To Play in Toronto – OutKick

The disgraceful conduct of professional sports leagues continues. The NBA seemed to be trending in the right direction with regards to COVID policies, announcing that they would not be mandating vaccines for the upcoming season: But of course, that progress was short lived, as a recent league memo announced that players will have to have …

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Cleveland Cavaliers holding player-led workouts in Los Angeles next week

Cleveland Cavaliers holding player-led workouts in Los Angeles next week

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Cavaliers will be gathering in Los Angeles for voluntary, player-led pre-training camp workouts next week, sources tell cleveland.com. All-Star point guard Darius Garland and Rookie of the Year runner-up Evan Mobley — two guys who spend time on the West Coast during the offseason — are helping organize the workouts. …

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Lakers hoping Russell Westbrook can be corner-3 specialist sounds like the height of desperation

Lakers hoping Russell Westbrook can be corner-3 specialist sounds like the height of desperation

The Lakers want to trade Russell Westbrook. They would never and will never say that publicly, for obvious reasons, but you would be hard pressed to find anyone with any credibility that would suggest otherwise. Jovan Buha of The Athletic believes it’s going to happen. He’s not reporting it, it’s just his opinion, but Buha …

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Mark Cuban, Mavericks in hot water over Voyager ‘Ponzi scheme’ – TechCrunch

Mark Cuban, Mavericks in hot water over Voyager ‘Ponzi scheme’ – TechCrunch

Lawsuits from disgruntled investors are beginning to stack up after crypto prices plummeted over the past few months, leaving them with steep losses. Billionaire Mark Cuban is the latest celebrity on the receiving end of investor ire. A group of Voyager Digital customers filed a class-action suit in Florida federal court against Cuban, as well …

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Jerami Grant Shows Difficulty of Gauging “Value” in NBA Trades

Jerami Grant Shows Difficulty of Gauging “Value” in NBA Trades

The Portland Trail Blazers trading for Detroit Pistons forward Jerami Grant seems like ancient history in the annals of NBA Summer, 2022. The deal happened prior to the draft. The Blazers have made a half-dozen transactions since, the league hundreds. One Blazer’s Edge Reader still wants to praise, and by proxy evaluate, that move, though. …

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Bill Russell’s No. 6 jersey to be retired throughout NBA

Bill Russell’s No. 6 jersey to be retired throughout NBA

Bill Russell will be honored during the 2022-23 season with a commemorative patch on the shoulder of NBA jerseys. NEW YORK – The National Basketball Association (NBA) and National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced today that they will honor the life and legacy of 11-time NBA champion and civil rights pioneer Bill Russell by permanently …

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