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Talkin' Hoops: theScore's Pacific Division Preview

With the regular season almost here, theScore basketball writers Joseph Casciaro, William Lou, Alex Wong, and Joe Wolfond sat down to chat about the major storylines impacting the Pacific Division. Eastern Conference: Atlantic | Central | <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///news/1625308" href="https://www.thescore…. NBA | theScore

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Talkin' Hoops: theScore's Southeast Division Preview

With the regular season almost here, theScore basketball writers Joseph Casciaro, William Lou, Alex Wong, and Joe Wolfond sat down to chat about the major storylines impacting the Southeast Division: Alex Wong: Dwight Howard‘s been on four of these teams. (laughs) Moderator: And on that note … welcome to the Southeast Division chat. First things first: Is this the year ...

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Talkin' Hoops: theScore's Central Division Preview

With the regular season almost here, theScore basketball writers Joseph Casciaro, William Lou, Alex Wong, and Joe Wolfond sat down to chat about the major storylines impacting the Central Division: Moderator: So let’s kick this preview off with a simple question. Just how good are the Milwaukee Bucks? Joseph Casciaro: I don’t think they’re that good. I think they have ...

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Talkin' Hoops: theScore's Atlantic Division Preview

With the regular season almost here, theScore basketball writers Joseph Casciaro, William Lou, Alex Wong, and Joe Wolfond sat down to chat about the major storylines impacting the Atlantic Division: Moderator: This is definitely one of the more interesting divisions this year. I’d like for each of you to lay out what each of the big three teams – Boston, ...

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US women's hoops team rallies from 16 down to beat Canada

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A’ja Wilson and Kelsey Plum helped the U.S. women’s national team avoid its first home loss in nearly 19 years. The Las Vegas Aces teammates were key in the Americans’ rally from 16-down to beat Canada 74-68 on Saturday in an exhibition game. Wilson had 15 points and 10 rebounds and Plum added eight points. ”I didn’t fret the score,” U.S. coach ...

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From Victoria, B.C., to Springfield: Steve Nash enters hoops Hall

Lefty Driesell had the crowd laughing. Dino Radja fought back tears. Blue Devils and Tar Heels brought their rivalry to the Basketball Hall of Fame, and Ray Allen made a peace offering to his spurned Celtics teammates. And they did it with an assist from three of the greatest point guards in NBA history. The Springfield shrine inducted its 13-member ...

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Steve Nash, pride of Victoria, B.C., prepares to take his place in hoops Hall

When Steve Nash is inducted into basketball’s Naismith Hall of Fame on Friday, his high school coach will be watching from Victoria, B.C., and beaming with pride. Ian Hyde-Lay said that he feels lucky to have played a part in the point guard’s journey. “I’m very proud,” he said Thursday from St. Michaels University School in Victoria, the same school ...

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Chris Paul donates $2.5 million to Wake Forest hoops program

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — NBA All-Star and former Wake Forest guard Chris Paul is donating $ 2.5 million in support of the Demon Deacons’ basketball team. The donation announced Tuesday is the school’s largest by a former Wake Forest basketball player. School officials say it will assist a project to expand and enhance the men’s and women’s locker rooms, and the ...

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Nike Crown League generating plenty of hoops buzz in Toronto

Duane Watson stuck his head outside Toronto’s Kerr Hall Gymnasium on a Friday night last summer to gauge the growing lineup. It was still well before the first Nike Crown League game of the night would tip off, but knowing some fans would surely be turned away as the old gym’s seams stretched to capacity, people showed up early. “Jay ...

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