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These savvy moves are perfectly legal and infuriating opponents

Trae Young, Chris Paul and other innovators are pushing the boundaries of the NBA rulebook.

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These are the moves that confound defenders

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THE NOT-QUITE ALL-STARS

The 2021 NBA All-Snub team

These stars didn't make the cut, but they made our squad

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TUESDAY'S SCOREBOARD

TUESDAY'S TOP MOMENTS

Luka nails dagger 3 vs. Celtics

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Simmons chases down Powell to emphatically block his shot

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RANDLE MAKES ALL-STAR TEAM

The relationship that has the Knicks' Julius Randle playing like an All-Star

Assistant coach Kenny Payne has played a big role in the forward's success.

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Randle loving the All-Star message from his mom

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NBA ALL-STAR GAME

6:30 P.M. ET ON SUNDAY, MARCH 7

NBA All-Star ballot: Lowe's 2021 selections

It's time for the annual agonizing exercise of picking 12 NBA All-Stars for each conference.

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Basketball: A Love Story

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    Director Dan Klores creates a vibrant mosaic of basketball by exploring the complex nature of love as it relates to the game. Stream 62 short stories on the NBA, ABA, college hoops, the women's game, international basketball, and socio-cultural issues told by 165 legends.