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POLL: Vote for the top ALL-USA Boys Basketball Point Guard of all-time

This week, USA TODAY High School Sports will unveil its nominees for the American Family Insurance 35th Anniversary ALL-USA Boys Basketball Team.

USA TODAY Sports’ Jim Halley narrowed down 35 years worth of ALL-USA players to 50. 124 more words

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Kings defeat the Pelicans 114-103 in NOLA to finish road trip with a 3-3 record

Acting head coach Elston Turner meets the press after @SacramentoKings HUGE win over @PelicansNBA 114-103 to close out the 6-game road trip with a 3-3 record.

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Z-Bo goes head-to-head with Boogie and leads Kings to a 116-109 OT win in NOLA

by Charlie O. Mallonee with Jordan Chapin

The Sacramento Kings went into the game in New Orleans on Friday night as eight to 10.5-point underdogs. FiveThirtyEight.com gave the Kings just a 15-percent chance of leaving the “Crescent City” with a win. 815 more words


Don't look! But are the Pelicans a clutch team?

The Pelicans’ win last nights over the Clippers was hard to watch. I mean they really tried to confiscate every possible morsel of joy away, one gut-wrenching turnover at a time. 364 more words


The Premature Rehabilitation of Sam Hinkie

Turneth the auld worm, o my brothers and sisters, and after several years in which it was popular to mock Sam Hinkie for being a sub-Belfort obscurantist con man, I’m now seeing a wave of retrospective love for Hinkie’s decision to run the Philadelphia 76ers as a kind of draft-pick pyramid scheme.  2,415 more words

Cunningham loosing grip on starting role?

So the Pelicans are off to a consistently inconsistent start. Sitting down at 13th place in the conference standings with a 3 and 5 record, the Pels find themselves looking up longingly at teams such as the Lakers and the freaking Suns! 476 more words

late notes: Pelicans v. Kings, 10/27/17

– DeMarcus Cousins is still as outrageously talented a player as there is in the NBA, right up there with KD, Giannis, LeBron, whoever, and as ever, the question remains effort and fit.  349 more words