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Bulls, Heat lose picks for Lonzo, Lowry tampering

The Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat will each lose their next-available second-round pick for tampering violations related to the signings of Lonzo Ball and Kyle Lowry in the offseason, the NBA announced Wednesday. Since August, the NBA has been investigating whether illegal contact and negotiation occurred among teams and agents ahead of the opening of […]

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Knicks peeved over officiating in loss to Nets

Ohm Youngmisuk has covered the Giants, Jets and the NFL since 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Nets, Knicks and the NBA for nearly a decade. He joined ESPNNewYork.com after working at the New York Daily News for almost 12 years and is a graduate of Michigan State University. Follow him on Twitter »  Ohm’s […]

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C’s Freedom willing to ‘educate’ LeBron on China

BOSTON — Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter Freedom said he would welcome the opportunity to speak to Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James — who he has criticized, along with Nike, for hypocrisy due to not speaking out about human rights violations in China — and “educate” him on the subject. “Sure, I’d love to […]

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How the Warriors’ 18-2 record compares to the best starts in NBA history

The Warriors have gotten off to a scorching start this season. Through 20 games, the Warriors boast the best record in the NBA at 18-2. They’ve benefited from having one of the league’s easier schedules, but they haven’t just been beating teams. They’ve been demolishing them. According to NBA.com, the Warriors rank second in the league in offensive […]

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Nuggets’ Porter Jr. to undergo back surgery

Host of The Woj Pod Joined ESPN in 2017 Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. will undergo a surgical procedure on his lower back Wednesday and miss an indefinite period, his agent, Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports, told ESPN on Monday. Porter is expected to make a full recovery, and a timetable for his return […]