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Andrew Bogut to play in NBL, signs with Sydney Kings

Veteran Boomers big man Andrew Bogut has all but ended his 13-season NBA career after signing with the Sydney Kings in Australia's NBL.The Kings revealed the news via their social media channels on Sunday night, confirming a press...

Kevin Pelton’s weekly mailbag, including high usage rookies in the playoffs

This week's mailbag features your questions on the Utah Jazz's second-half turnaround, playing with foul trouble and more.You can tweet your questions using the hashtag #peltonmailbag or email them to peltonmailbag@gmail.com."Between Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell, Jayson Tatum, et...

Hang Time with the Houston Rocket’s Clint Capela

This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's May. 07 Mayhem Issue. Subscribe today!"Bonjour!" chef Clemence Gossett says. Clint Capela's eyes nearly spring from his skull. "You're French!" the Rockets' 6-foot-10 Swiss center exclaims, before they jabber in their...

2018 NBA draft – Who’s in, and who’s testing?

Who has declared for the 2018 NBA draft, and who's testing the waters?We're tracking the prospects in our Top 100 rankings leading up to the April 22 early-entry deadline to declare and the May 30 deadline to withdraw....

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry to begin practicing with team after knee injury

SAN ANTONIO -- Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is making progress from a Grade 2 left MCL sprain and will begin participating in portions of practices starting on Saturday. He will be re-evaluated in one week.Curry, who...

Playoff playing time ‘cut short’

MILWAUKEE -- Bucks forward Jabari Parker aired his frustration Thursday with a lack of playing time in the first two games of a first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics.Parker, who is participating in his first postseason after...

Evan Turner of Portland Trail Blazers ruled out with toe contusion

Portland Trail Blazers forward Evan Turner has been ruled out Thursday's Game 3 against the New Orleans Pelicans because of a right toe contusion, the team announced.Asked about Turner's status going forward, Portland coach Terry Stotts said, "I...

Cleveland Cavaliers ride LeBron James’s hot start to Game 2 win over Indiana Pacers

CLEVELAND -- Maybe LeBron James should lose a game in the first round more often. Sunday's defeat set the table for one of the more memorable playoff performances of his career in the Cavaliers' 100-97 win over the...

How did rookie Donovan Mitchell turn into the Utah Jazz’s go-to scorer? Check the...

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder, remote control in hand as he sits in the spacious, state-of-the-art film room at the team's practice facility, rewinds the clip of Donovan Mitchell drilling a corner 3-pointer, replaying...

NBA — Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan shows off offensive game

TORONTO -- The buckets came at will, falling from the rafters at Air Canada Centre like the chunks of ice crashing violently from atop CN Tower and neighboring skyscrapers this week onto the streets of downtown Toronto.It started,...

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Charlotte RC Tweaks Should Make Playoff Race Faster, More Intense –...

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service CONCORD, N.C. – Get ready for a road-course Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race on a layout...

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