MINNEAPOLIS — Jimmy Butler brushed off some early jeers from the jaded home crowd, scoring 33 points in 36 minutes to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves past the… 582 more words
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Jimmy Butler might have some supporters in the front office and elsewhere in the NBA, but Minnesota Timberwolves fans made their feelings toward the point guard known on Friday night at the team’s home opener. 249 more words
CLEVELAND – It’s hard to miss the new 10-story tall banner downtown where LeBron James’ iconic image used to be. Even though the King is no longer ruling Cleveland’s court across the street, businesses just a few blocks away aren’t worried. 234 more words
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages, we got ourselves a sizeable slate of NBA games on Friday night. Nine games are in the cards to kick off your weekend of sports watching, and before things tip off, our staff picked every game on the schedule this evening against the spread. 168 more words
One game in and we have already learned a lot about the new look Toronto Raptors.
Let’s start with Kawhi Leonard, Toronto’s biggest off-season addition. It didn’t take “The Claw” very long to shake off any rust that he had after missing the bulk of the 2017-18 season with a leg injury while playing with San Antonio. 255 more words