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NBA's global reach to be displayed again in preseason

MIAMI (AP) — In less than six months, Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens will be on the sideline in six different countries.

He’s perhaps the best current example of the NBA’s international reach. 768 more words

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There Will Now Be Two Days Between All NBA Finals Games That Involve Travel

LeBron James had fallen just short again, losing more grip on the ultimate goal as his season was suddenly on the line.

Despite another herculean effort… 475 more words


ESPN isn't all in on college football betting info, but says it's serving fans

The “Cover Alert” was too much for ESPN’s John Wildhack, too.

When ESPN broke into coverage of a game Sept. 4 to show a highlight of Western Michigan scoring a touchdown against Michigan State to pull within 34-17 – and to make sure everyone knew the betting line was 18 1/2 – Wildhack, the network’s executive vice president of programming and production, was watching. 695 more words

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Adam Silver: NBA, union talk CBA "on a staff level"

There is a growing optimistic camp around the NBA that a new CBA will get done without a lockout in 2017. At the very least without the loss of any games. 438 more words

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Adam Silver on the WNBA: 'We thought it would have broken through by now'

Correction: An earlier version of this post mis-characterized WNBA president Laurel Richie’s public statements on Isiah Thomas.

Adam Silver said the WNBA still has room to build and is not where “we hoped it would be,” in at a panel on The Intersection of Women and Sports at the Sports Business Daily Game Changers Conference on Thursday. 356 more words


NBA great Moses Malone dies at 60

Moses Malone devoured rebounds so easily it sometimes seemed he missed shots on purpose to pad his total before scoring.

All those points and rebounds made Malone an NBA great. 891 more words