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LeBron and the Lakers: It's (Reality) Showtime!

The infighting! The players-only meetings! The soup-throwing! The NBA is nothing if not dramatic. So what happens when the league's biggest star joins a reality-show cast in the city that drama built?

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From boos to MVP chants

Jimmy Butler's home debut

Butler turns boos to cheers quickly in Minnesota


Butler on boos: 'It really makes me smile'

Jimmy Butler says that he "loves" when fans boo him as long as the Wolves are winning and expects fans to switch to cheers eventually.


Thibs on fans' attitude toward Butler: 'It's the NBA'

Coach Tom Thibodeau says there's an appreciation for hard work, so he's not surprised fans switched from boos to cheers for Jimmy Butler.


Butler boos back at the Minnesota crowd

After being booed by the Timberwolves fans, Jimmy Butler boos right back after feeding Taj Gibson for a dunk.


Butler gets 'M-V-P' chants

While at the line, Jimmy Butler gets "M-V-P" chants from the Minnesota crowd.


Lakers lose LeBron's debut


LeBron's debut dunk show ends with defeat in Portland

King James brought the fireworks early, but it was Lillard Time late, as the Trail Blazers spoiled LeBron's first Lakers game.



Embiid, Simmons and Fultz: Can this trio lead the post-Process Sixers?

With an unproven point guard, inexperienced GM and two completely different young superstars, how will the post-Process Sixers repay the trust?

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Fultz hits first career 3, crowd erupts

Markelle Fultz steps up and knocks down his first 3-pointer of his career, putting the Philadelphia crowd on its feet.


Embiid throws down 30-point double-double

Joel Embiid drops a double-double of 30 points and 12 rebounds, adding 4 blocks as the 76ers cruise past the Bulls.


Simmons records triple-double

Ben Simmons had himself a night, scoring 12 points, collecting 13 rebounds and dishing out 11 assists to fuel the 76ers past the Bulls.


Redick connects for 4-point play

J.J. Redick comes off a screen and knocks down a triple while getting fouled to set up a 4-point play.



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