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NBArank: Why LeBron fell from the No. 1 spot for 2021-22

Does LeBron's reign continue? Does Giannis add another accolade to his list? See where the final five superstars land in NBArank 2021.

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5-on-5: LeBron's ranking, overrated stars and the biggest surprises

Was King James' ranking unfair? Our experts break down this year's countdown.

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RANKING THE NBA'S TOP 100

NBArank 2021: These stars just missed a spot in the league's upper tier

Risers, fallers and the return of Klay Thompson mark the highlights as our annual NBA player rankings continue.

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More NBArank: Five former No. 1 picks check in at 100-51

Our countdown of the league's best players is back. Here's a look the big names from Nos. 100-51.

SIMMONS HOLDOUT

What we know and don't know about the Ben Simmons situation

The former No. 1 pick wants to be traded and the 76ers want to trade him. So why hasn't it happened yet, and what's next?

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Stephen A. outlines how a Ben Simmons-for-Kyrie trade could have happened

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FRESH PRINCE NO LONGER

WHAT'S NEXT FOR SIMMONS?

Recapping Ben Simmons' tumultuous tenure with the Sixers

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Stephen A.'s top destinations for Ben Simmons

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FANTASY BASKETBALL

Sleepers, breakouts and busts for 2021-22

Which fantasy players are going to exceed expectations? Who will flop or become elite? We make our picks.

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Who should go No. 1 in fantasy drafts: Is Nikola Jokic a slam dunk?

Our experts explain who they are taking with the No. 1 pick in points and roto leagues.

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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.