SAN ANTONIO — There are nights on the long NBA regular season grind that you circle on the calendar the day the schedule comes out. 916 more words
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MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James scored 31 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Miami Heatused a huge third quarter to run away and eventually rout the New York Knicks 108-82 on Thursday night. 635 more words
I’m not sure how you can really regulate “smack talk” on basketball court or a football field or any other sporting venue. It’s not that lines of basic human decency are not crossed verbally all the time — they are — and when that happens there should be something for referees to fall back on as a tool/penalty. 487 more words
• To mark the end of Evan Turner’s tenure as a 76er, Andrew Unterberger cobbled together a list of 40 particularly memorable Turner moments. There’s the usual smattering of highlights, but the real punctuation of the list is provided by Turner’s underrated social media goofiness.
The Miami Heat’s contest with the New York Knicks Saturday night represented a glorified practice session after their blowout loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder a few nights prior.