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Durant calls out 'bum a– ESPN' for fantasy football auction segment

ESPN faced a hefty amount of criticism Tuesday after airing a fantasy football segment in which black NFL players were auctioned off to mostly white bidders. Kevin Durant was among the many to take exception to the controversial bit, voicing his displeasure with the network on Twitter. <figure class="article-segment–embed" readability="16.03… NBA | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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Report: Kyrie Irving willing to sign extension if traded to Spurs

It had been a while since we’d heard any update on the bombshell trade request Kyrie Irving made to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but that changed Tuesday morning with Adrian Wojnarowski’s monster report that brought everything up to speed.  The biggest update was that the <span c… CBSSports.com NBA Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE ...

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LeBron calls out POTUS: Trump made hate 'fashionable again'

In the aftermath of the weekend’s hate-fuelled riots in Charlottesville, Va., LeBron James has continued to speak out against the United States’ Commander-in-Chief. Moments after President Donald Trump delivered a speech Tuesday afternoon in which he downplayed white supremacist demonstrators as being merely protesters rall… NBA | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ...

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Warriors' Kerr praises new NBA schedule: 'They really listened to us'

Steve Kerr is feeling much more positive about his team’s regular-season schedule than he was a year ago. The Golden State Warriors bench boss praised the league after seeing the 2017-18 slate, saying commissioner Adam Silver worked hard to ensure players will receive ample rest this season. “I have zero complaints about our schedule and I think… NBA | theScore ...

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Raptors sign Canadian forward Kyle Wiltjer

The Toronto Raptors have signed forward Kyle Wiltjer, the team announced Tuesday. Wiltjer, a six-foot-10, 240-pound native of Portland, Ore., who holds dual Canadian and American citizenship, appeared in 14 games for the Houston Rockets last season, totalling 13 points and 10 rebounds over 44 minutes. He averaged 20.5 points, 6.4 rebounds and 35.9 minutes in 22 contests for the ...

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Indiana Pacers sign swingman Damien Wilkins, forward Ben Moore

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers have signed 37-year-old swingman Damien Wilkins and rookie forward Ben Moore. Terms were not released. Wilkins last played in the NBA in 2012-13 with Philadelphia, where he averaged 6.3 points and 2.4 rebounds. The 6-foot-6 veteran played previously with Oklahoma City, Minnesota, Atlanta and Detroit. Since leaving the 76ers, he has played in China, ...

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Hornets rookie Malik Monk thought he was going to be drafted by the Knicks

Malik Monk was a player who many thought could fit into the triangle offense. As a result, the Knicks seemed like a perfect destination for him when Phil Jackson was still president. The fit worked out so perfectly that even Monk himself thought New York was the place to be. In pre-… CBSSports.com NBA Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT ...

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