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Kobe Bryant Performs Slam Poem About Steve Urkel On 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Kobe Bryant’s post-NBA life has taken him back in time.

The former basketball superstar performed a slam poem Monday during his appearance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” The poem centered on the 1990s sitcom “Family Matters,” and its star character Steve Urkel, who occasionally abandoned his geeky persona for a cooler one, Stefan Urquelle. 47 more words

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There Will Never Be Another Tim Duncan

On July 11, 2016, Tim Duncan announced his retirement from the NBA after 19 seasons with the San Antonio Spurs.

In other words, Duncan saw that Kevin Durant signed with the Golden State Warriors and said, “What more do I have to prove? 1,047 more words

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Paul George reportedly told his Pacers teammates he wants to leave Indiana with one destination in mind

The Cleveland Cavaliers have swept the Indiana Pacers in the NBA Playoffs and that leaves the Pacers in an awkward position. The team doesn’t seem to be getting much better despite the additions of Jeff Teague and Myles Turner over the past couple of years. 200 more words

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Paul George Wants To Be A Laker And Magic Johnson Should Not Trade For Him

Paul George wants to return home to Los Angeles and play for the Lakers. While that sounds like great news for Magic Johnson and company, the franchise should absolutely not attempt to trade for George. 334 more words

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Magic Johnson Wants A Superstar On The Lakers, And That Superstar Is Probably Paul George

Paul George and the Indiana Pacers got swept out of the playoffs on Sunday by the Cleveland Cavaliers, and there was plenty of drama accompanying the organization along the way. 280 more words

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A Bucks Saturday Afternoon Loss Exactly 45 Years Later Means So Much Less

Today, history/game results repeated, exactly 45 years later as the Toronto Raptors dealt the Milwaukee Bucks a home, Saturday afternoon loss.

On Saturday April 22, 1972, in a game so much more important (it was the last game of an NBA semi) and meaningful to me (greats Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West, Oscar Robertson, Kareem Abdul Jabbar) lined the rosters, the eventual champion, record breaking Lakers clinched their “semi” at Milwaukee in that sixth game which, as was the case today began around 2 p.m. 101 more words

Play the scenario: Lakers lose top 3 pick

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Lakers lose the pick

The Los Angeles Lakers losing the pick to the Philadelphia 76ers, which is more likely when strictly speaking numbers, is a road that still holds optimism, but is certainly built on an idealized sequence of events. 322 more words

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