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WATCH: Scottie Pippen Struggles To Sing ‘Take Me Out To The Ballgame’

Pip led the crowd during the seventh inning stretch of Game 6 of the NLCS. The post WATCH: Scottie Pippen Struggles To Sing ‘Take Me Out To The Ballgame’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

WATCH: Edmond Sumner take off from the foul line

Edmond Sumner is a big reason why Xavier is likely going to be a preseason top-10 team. On Saturday night, during Musketeer Madness, Sumner won the team’s dunk contest when he took off from the foul line. Air Sumner ???? @edmondsumner @BarstoolXavier @XU_Xtreme_Fans — Dom (@dominicv14) October 23, 2016 Sumner defeated freshmen Tyrique Jones […]

Raptors exercise contract options on Bruno Caboclo, Lucas Nogueira and Delon Wright

The Raptors have exercised the fourth-year team options on the Rookie Scale Contracts of forward Bruno Caboclo and center Lucas Nogueira and the third-year team option on the Rookie Scale Contract of guard Delon Wright. The contracts for Caboclo, Nogueira and Wright are now guaranteed through the 2017-18 season. In accordance with the league’s Collective Bargaining Agreement, [...]

Where 2016-17 Happens: Reason #20 We Love College Basketball

As RTC heads into its 10th season — Season X, if you will — covering college basketball, it’s time to begin releasing our annual compendium of YouTube clips that we like to call Thirty Reasons We Love College Basketball. These 30 snippets...Show More Summary

Sixers waive Elton Brand, who is retiring

Philadelphia 76ers forward Elton Brand previously announced his intention to retire following the team’s final preseason game at Miami on Friday evening. Accordingly, as a matter of procedure, the Sixers have requested waivers on Brand. Over 17 NBA seasons, Brand appeared in 1,058 career games with 868 starts for Chicago, the Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia, [...]

LeBron James: ‘Teams Get Together in This League to Try to Beat Me’

Teams around the League, and especially the East, are aiming to dethrone the Cavs. The post LeBron James: ‘Teams Get Together in This League to Try to Beat Me’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

Why these are the top 10 NBA rookies this season

It's not easy making an impact as a rookie in the NBA, but these guys should really help their team        

Young Suns seem headed in right direction

After one of the worst seasons in the franchise's 48-year history, the Phoenix Suns believe they finally are headed in the right direction        

WATCH: Duke goes crazy for Chase Jeter’s bottle flip

The bottle flip has become an international sensation in recent months. It’s as simple as it sounds: flipping a water bottle in the air, attempting to have it land upright. Duke sophomore forward Chase Jeter, in front of 9,300-plus fans, successfully pulled off the bottle flip on Saturday night at Duke’s Craziness..@chasejeter04 with the […]

NBA Depth-Chart Projections for All 30 Teams Entering 2016-17 Season

Most NBA teams have made those final, painful roster cuts and delivered the bad news to the players on the wrong side of them. But for each bit of bad news, there's corresponding happiness from a man who made the active roster. Teams are finally piecing together rotations and deciding who makes the starting lineups. Show More Summary

Shootaround (Oct. 23): Devin Booker ready to rise with young Suns

Devin Booker ready to rise | Nets hope to bounce back | Warriors have a "scoring" issue

Mountain West Basketball Countdown: #19 - Zylan Cheatham

The San Diego State forward is placed on the #19 line on the MW countdown. The familiar red-dyed flat top of Zylan Cheatham comes in at #19 on the Mountain West top 25 countdown. Formerly a four-star recruit out of Phoenix, Arizona,Show More Summary

Why LeBron James will win MVP

In this episode of the NBA A to Z podcast, Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt pick award winners        

D'Antoni thinks he has dream team in Rockets

With James Harden running the show, D'Antoni has a team that could score big        

Fantasy Basketball 2016: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Best Team Names

The NBA offseason was littered with personnel shake-ups, which means fantasy basketball owners have a whole new set of questions to consider when it comes to first-round draft picks. While Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was previously tabbed as a potential No. Show More Summary

Iowa State Lands Top-50 Recruit Lindell Wigginton

The Cyclones get huge commitment from 6-1 Canadian guard. The post Iowa State Lands Top-50 Recruit Lindell Wigginton appeared first on SLAMonline.

LeBron and D-Wade will bet on World Series

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"We're placing a nice bet on this and more."        

Duke Midnight Madness 2016: Score, Reaction for Countdown to Craziness

The White team defeated the Blue team 52-37 in Duke's annual Cameron Craziness on Saturday, a preseason intrasquad showcase that allowed Blue Devils fans to get an up-close look at their 2016-17 roster. In just a 20-minute exhibition,...Show More Summary

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