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At Replay Center, NBA Refs Far From The Game But Right In It

By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Tucked in the corner of the NBA’s Replay Center, not far from about 100 screens showing NBA action, is Joe Borgia’s office. 857 more words


For NBA, Chicago Is Slam Dunk For 2020 All-Star Festivities

CHICAGO (AP) — For the NBA, Chicago was a slam dunk to host the 2020 All-Star game.

The city will host the showcase event for the first time since 1988, when Michael Jordan took off from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. 681 more words


Ballers Behaving Badly

Can I ask a serious question for a second? WTF is going on in the NBA? The league has often been held in mixed regard by the public, but this opening week has been alarming. 528 more words

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There is Such a Thing as Asking Too Much - The Negro Problem Revisited

The study of history is so important in understanding the present and the possibilities of the future, that it is amazing how often it is ignored or misrepresented. 545 more words

Point Of View Columns

Data analytics have made the NBA unrecognizable

It’s not your parent’s National Basketball Association. It’s not even really your older sibling’s. Over the last decade, data analysts have chewed up professional basketball and spit out an almost entirely new game. 657 more words

Could the NBA ever expand to China?

During his trip to China, USA TODAY Sports’ Sam Amick discusses the possibility of the NBA expanding to the most populous country in the world.