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The first day of training camp started out for the Portland Trail Blazers with thirteen returning roster players. The core of the Blazers has never looked stronger. 300 more words
Nobody was expecting Serbia to be here.
They had to beat Italy in the seventh place game at EuroBasket last summer to even qualify for this summer’s World Cup. 474 more words
Joel Przybilla fit a stereotype when he entered the NBA.
A blue-chip recruit, he’d been suspended by his coach at the University of Minnesota. Then, with athleticism on his side, he turned pro early. 308 more words
This was months ago, and yesterday.
The Trail Blazers still feel it from May, still talk about that moment in San Antonio, what it was like to walk off the court the final time and what it will mean when they walk back on the court the next time. 514 more words
There are as many as 10 teams that will apply by the end of today (Aug15) to host either the 2017 or 2018 NBA All-Star games, and most will do it quietly. 338 more words