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Devin Booker replacing Damian Lillard in All-Star game, 3-point contest

Announcing an injury that’d sideline him for the All-Star game, Damian Lillard suggested Devin Booker as a replacement. Adam Silver listened. NBA release: “Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker has been named by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard on Team LeBron in the 2020 NBA All-Star Game” Booker […]

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Jayson Tatum looks like an All-Star scoring 39, Celtics hold off Clippers 141-133 in 2OT

Jayson Tatum had 39 points and the Boston Celtics pulled away from the Los Angeles Clippers in the second overtime to win 141-133 on Thursday night. Marcus Smart added 31 points and Gordon Hayward finished with 21 points and 13 rebounds. Kemba Walker added 19 points and nine rebounds. Tatum and Smart combined for 16 […]

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Zion Williamson scores 32, but Danilo Gallinari’s hot shooting late gets Thunder win

Danilo Gallinari scored 29 points, Chris Paul had 14 points and 12 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the New Orleans Pelicans 123-118 on Thursday night. Zion Williamson scored 32 points for New Orleans, his second straight game scoring more than 30. It is Williamson’s sixth straight game scoring at least 20 points. However, […]

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Karl-Anthony Towns reportedly to miss ‘multiple games’ due to wrist injury

It’s going to be a while before Timberwolves fans get see Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell play together in person. That was supposed to happen Wednesday against Charlotte, but Towns was in street clothes, surprisingly sidelined by what the team would only call a “left wrist injury.” An injury confirmed by an MRI, according to […]

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Report: Injured Damian Lillard still rapping at All-Star Saturday Night

Devin Booker will replace Damian Lillard, who injured his groin, in the All-Star game and 3-point contest. What about Lillard’s plan to rap at All-Star Saturday night? Honestly, I was more excited to see Lillard rap than play in the All-Star game or compete in the 3-point contest. We already see Lillard play basketball in […]

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Anthony Davis, Patrick Beverley, more return to sweet home Chicago for All-Star Game

For Anthony Davis, it means a lot of things. Like snow. “I don’t get to see the snow as much now. Me and my cousins would go outside and have snowball fights almost every day after school,” Davis said. “I kinda miss that.” And deep-dish pizza. “Giordano’s pizza is my go-to,” Davis said. For Patrick […]