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THE SEASON OF LEBRON AWAITS

LeBron James' chase for the NBA scoring title and other milestones

While James' march toward the scoring crown is most notable, there will be plenty of other ways he can elevate his place in the record books.

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Darvin Ham sets defensive tone at first practice

Ham plans to be the coach of a Lakers team that turns around a 21st-ranked defensive rating from last season.

IS IRVING COMMITTED?

Stephen A. blasts Kyrie for not showing up for his teammates

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THE START OF A NEW SEASON

NBA media day: Best moments, quotes and updates from around the league

Here's what we're hearing as players from all 30 NBA teams meet with the media.

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Curry on the Warriors' expectations as defending champs

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BEST OF MEDIA DAYS

Jimmy Butler on his hair: 'I'm just messing with stuff to make the internet mad'

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Popovich wouldn't put money on the Spurs to win the title

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RANKING THE BEST PLAYERS

The final countdown: NBArank's top five players for 2022-23

Giannis, Luka and the Joker battle for the top spot, while Steph is the only American-born player in our top five.

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Is Giannis deserving of the No. 1 spot in ESPN's NBArank?

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