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Suns’ Devin Booker wants to build a superteam in Phoenix

To win in the NBA today, a ‘superteam’ – a team stacked with stars – is virtually mandatory. Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker knows this, and he wants to be a part of one in the near future. But, unlike some other stars that were willing to relocate in order to join fellow top-tier talents, […]

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Durant inspires Golden State to 116-110 win over Orlando Magic

Kevin Durant inspires Golden State Warriors to victory over Orlando Magic with 49-point haul as injured Steph Curry remains on the sidelines Kevin Durant scored a season-high 49 points as Golden State won the game  He was backed up by Klay Thompson, who has been helping ease the burden  Steph Curry has been absent with […]

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Lauri Markkanen nears return from elbow injury

Chicago Bulls power forward Lauri Markkanen is scheduled for full participation in practice on Tuesday as he works his way back from a preseason right elbow injury. Markkanen took part in two-on-two sessions on Sunday, and a successful practice stint could move him closer to making his season debut. “Obviously, depending on how he does with that […]

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Jimmy Butler credits 76ers teammates for buzzer-beater heroics

Jimmy Butler insists his buzzer-beating heroics in the 76ers’ dramatic win over the Nets was only possible due to the confidence of his teammates. Butler nailed a game-winner for the second time in seven appearances with the 76ers, as Philadelphia triumphed 127-125 at the Barclays Center. The veteran forward, acquired from the Timberwolves in November, knocked down a […]

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Kawhi Leonard responds to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich's jibe

Kawhi Leonard has hit back at San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich’s criticism of his leadership skills. Speaking on Sunday after his new team, the Toronto Raptors, defeated the visiting Miami Heat 125-115, Leonard said, “I heard about it. It’s just funny to me because, you know, I don’t know if he’s talking about last […]