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Oscar (Big O) Robertson receives Legends' Lifetime Achievement Award


VIDEO: Robertson given Lifetime Achievement Award

TORONTO – Oscar Robertson is one of the greatest players in NBA history, a pioneer both on and off the basketball floor and walking shorthand for one of the game’s most esteemed stats: the triple-double. 895 more words

NBPA boosts star power as Knicks' Anthony elected to union post

TORONTO – Committed in recent years to having the NBA’s biggest names among its union leadership, the National Basketball Players Association furthered that agenda Friday when it elected New York Knicks forward… 363 more words

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Thon Maker is bulking up, looking forward to his strong future

SUWANEE Ga. — Over the past year, five-star phenom Thon Maker has bulked up. He started lifting weights five days a week, began eating seven meals a day, and gradually bumped the scale beneath his already imposing 7-foot-1 frame from a wiry 191 pounds to solid 218. 844 more words

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BET Networks Announces The 1st Annual “Players’ Awards” Premiere Date Tuesday, July 21st At 8:00 P.M.

NEW YORK, NY – July 9, 2015 – BET Networks in partnership with the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announces Tuesday, July 21st as the premiere date for the 1st Annual “Players’ Awards”. 323 more words

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Recruiting profile: Eron Gordon

PLAYER PROFILE

Name: Eron Gordon

School: Cathedral

Class: 2016

Position: Shooting guard

Height: 6-2

Weight: 180 lbs.

College choice: Undecided… 250 more words

Basketball

Recruiting profile: Lawrence Central's Kyle Guy

PLAYER PROFILE

Name: Kyle Guy

School: Lawrence Central

Class: 2016

Position: Shooting guard

Height: 6-2

Weight: 165 lbs.

College choice… 231 more words

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Recruiting profile: Southport's Joey Brunk

PLAYER PROFILE

Name: Joey Brunk

School: Southport

Class: 2016

Position: Center

Height: 6-10

Weight: 230 lbs.

College choice: Butler… 170 more words

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