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Gordon throws down two-handed dunk.

Aaron Gordon gets an open lane to the basket and slams the emphatic dunk.

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CP3's altercation with Clips deeper than basketball?

Stephen A. Smith connects Chris Paul's altercation with the Clippers to the PG's decision to exit Los Angeles in free agency.

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CP3's first game against Clippers filled with drama.

Chris Paul returns to the Staples Center to face off against his former team, and the reunion runs high with emotions and ejections.

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Pierce: Cavs might be not make it out of the East.

Paul Pierce is concerned that Cleveland won't be facing the Warriors in the NBA Finals if they don't land a top 3 seed.

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Stephen A.: Cavs-Warriors rivalry 'nonexistent.'

Stephen A. Smith says the rivalry between Golden State and Cleveland is dying unless the Cavs can pull off a blockbuster trade.

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NBA Draft

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HS stars join some of NBA's best on McDonald's All-American roster.

Before they were NBA greats LeBron James, Michael Jordan, Kevin Durant and many others played in the McDonalds All American Game. Now some of the most highly-recruited players in the country will get their chance.

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Stephen A.: Cavs-Warriors rivalry 'nonexistent.'

Stephen A. Smith says the rivalry between Golden State and Cleveland is dying unless the Cavs can pull off a blockbuster trade.

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Greek Freak shines on MLK Day against the Wizards.

Giannis Antetokounmpo dominates the Wizards with 27 points, 20 rebounds, and 2 blocks.

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MLK Day

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Dr. King's impact felt 50 years later.

Rachel Nichols discusses the importance of Martin Luther King Jr. and the impact he left on both athletes and sports.

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First Take

Is Magic looking to move on from Walton?

Stephen A. Smith reads between the lines of Magic Johnson's public support of head coach Luke Walton in the wake of LaVar Ball's public criticism.

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Lonzo Ball's glaring weakness

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  • The passing fancy of Lonzo Ball

    The Lakers drafted Lonzo Ball to be the star of their post-Kobe era. There's just one (possibly insurmountable) problem: Dude can't score.

NBA Trade Machine

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  • Working out trade scenarios

    Wondering whether your favorite team could make a deal to land a superstar? Just enter the teams and players into our NBA Trade Machine and we'll tell you if the league's trade rules would allow it.