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The NBA's next big cash grab: Taking over your downtown

To find a new way to profit with billion-dollar arenas and exorbitant costs, the NBA is becoming a real estate company. But who gets the money -- and the competitive advantages?

Warriors' new arena will help reshape Bay Area

The Chase Center won't only host Golden State's home games, but it will also serve as the centerpiece of a sprawling real estate development.




Why Jimmy Butler may not solve Philly's biggest problem

There are big questions about how Jimmy Butler fits next to Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid in the Sixers' struggling offense.

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Butler on Philly arrival: 'We want to win a championship'

Jimmy Butler arrives in Philadelphia, signs some autographs and details what we can expect from the 76ers now that he has joined the team.


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Trust issues: Where does Fultz' shot fit in with changing 76ers roster?

The 76ers need to balance their roster after the Jimmy Butler trade, which leaves Markelle Fultz at a crossroads in this phase of the process.

Fultz's free throw hitch is still there

Markelle Fultz misses a free throw vs. the Heat and has a hitch in his form.


Big Men Monday

Centers, forwards put up huge numbers

Kevin Durant goes off for triple-double


Towns pours in 25 points, 21 rebounds in Wolves' win

Karl-Anthony Towns has a big night on the inside, and sprinkles in a few key jump shots to fuel the Timberwolves to a 120-113 win over the Nets.


Embiid leads 76ers to win with 35 and 18


Davis drops 25 and 20 on the Raptors

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Power Rankings, Week 5: Jimmy Butler heads to Philly, Raptors rise back to the top

Legendary Moments in NBA history: Kevin Love records 30-30 game

Dunk HQ: Zach LaVine rises (and rotates) to No. 2 on our list

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