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Shaq on Stephen A.'s first pitch: 'You're going viral, son!'
Shaquille O'Neal calls into "First Take" under his alias Tex Johnson and ribs Stephen A. Smith over his first pitch at the Yankees game. (edited)
Why Zach Lowe thinks the Knicks could make the conference finals
Zach Lowe questions why the Knicks aren't discussed as a contender in the East given the uncertainty surrounding other teams in the conference.
Khris Middleton says Giannis Antetokounmpo's comments 'business as usual'
Bucks star Khris Middleton said he is not concerned about Giannis Antetokounmpo's comments regarding the uncertainty of his future in Milwaukee.
Cavaliers' Koby Altman told he nearly caused wreck before arrest
Body camera footage shows officers telling the Cavaliers' Koby Altman that he nearly caused a wreck before he was charged with driving while impaired.
Why NBA players keep flocking to a hot gym at UCLA: Inside the Rico Hines runs
In what has been the summertime destination for generations of NBA players and star prospects, the Rico Hines runs on the UCLA campus are the ultimate pickup games -- with plenty of twists and high stakes.