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Perry's plan: How Knicks' quiet summer could pay off big in 2019

The New York Knicks went an entire summer without shooting themselves in the foot. By their standards, that counts as a win. General manager Scott Perry broke Knicks convention by showing restraint. Instead of constructing an ill-conceived “superteam” comprised of over-the-hill veterans, Perry limited the Knicks to a remarkably quiet summer in which underachieving shooting guard <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/players/44889" … NBA ...

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NBA players reflect on summer of wild movement

LAS VEGAS (AP) — James Harden completed his work at USA Basketball’s national team minicamp, sat in a courtside chair and began to put together his assessment of what happened around the NBA this summer. He did not need long to formulate his thoughts. “Nothing that happens in the NBA surprises me anymore,” the league’s MVP and Houston star said. ...

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Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart 'ecstatic' to have summer in limbo over

BOSTON (AP) — There was a moment during the past month in which Marcus Smart wasn’t sure where he’d be playing basketball this upcoming season. A day after signing a four-year deal to remain in the only NBA jersey he’s ever played in, Smart said he’s focused on doing what he can to help the Celtics win their 18th championship. ”I’m ecstatic. This is ...

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Les Bleuettes hoping to extend France's summer football party

​After Les Bleus in Russia, Les Bleuettes will soon get their chance to shine The FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup kicks off in France on 5 August The hosts will look to extend France’s summer football party Just like the French men’s senior team, they too could be crowned world champions thi… FIFA.com – Latest News

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Josh Hart matures during summer league, wins MVP

LAS VEGAS (AP) Josh Hart wasn’t around to see the conclusion of the summer league as he was ejected from the championship game after criticizing the officials. The Lakers fell short in the title game, losing to Portland 91-73 on Tuesday night. Hart earned league MVP honors for a stellar two-week performance. He had a team-record 37 points in the ...

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Summer Standouts, Day 14

A look at top performers from the 14th day of action at the MGM Resorts NBA Summer League: Josh Hart, Los Angeles Lakers Josh Hart put on a show in the Lakers’ win Monday against the Cavs. The point guard continues to make a case in becoming a key cog with the Lakers’ young core of Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball and ...

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