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Westbrook to make season debut against Kings

Russell Westbrook will make his 2018-19 regular season debut on Sunday night when the Oklahoma City Thunder host the visiting Sacramento Kings at Chesapeake Energy Arena, the team <a href="https://twitter…. NBA | theScore

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About Last Night: LeBron's home debut marred

Scrappy home start LeBron’s anticipated debuts as a Laker — preseason, away and home — are in the books. And the debut at Staples Center was eventful, and not just because of LeBron’s stat line of 24 points, five rebounds and five assists. A fight erupted late in the fourth quarter and three players — Brandon Ingram, Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul — were ejected and ...

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LeBron's 26 points not enough in Lakers debut

LeBron James’ debut for the Los Angeles Lakers opened with two thunderous dunks and closed with a loss. He finished with 26 points and 12 rebounds, but the Portland Trail Blazers prevailed 128-119 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. James insisted the new-look Lakers were going to be a work in progress. “It’s not instant oatmeal. It’s ...

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Ayton's force outshone Doncic's finesse in ballyhooed rooks' joint debut

There was a lot to unpack in the Phoenix Suns‘ season-opening shellacking of the Dallas Mavericks, like the fact that Devin Booker actually looked like the next coming of James Harden, or that Josh Jackson was a roving two-way menace, or that the Suns matched their highest assist total (35) of the post-Nash era, or that Ryan Anderson was a… ...

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Lakers' Ball to make preseason debut tonight vs. Warriors

The long wait is over for Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball. Coach Luke Walton announced in Tuesday’s practice that Ball will come off the bench in tonight’s preseason home game against the Golden State Warriors (10:30 ET, ESPN). Ball has been sidelined more than six months because of left knee injury woes that began in late March and led ...

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Eric Reid to start in Panthers debut

It appears Eric Reid is set to play a big role in his Carolina Panthers debut. Panthers head coach Ron Rivera told reporters that Reid will start at safety in the team’s Week 5 matchup against the New York Giants, per <a href="http… NFL | theScore

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