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Knicks re-acquire Derrick Rose

The Detroit Pistons have traded former NBA MVP and All-Star Derrick Rose to the New York Knicks, where he spent one season, in exchange for Dennis Smith Jr. and a 2021 second-round draft pick via Charlotte. Rose returns to the Big Apple, where he spent a rough 2016-17 season while averaging 18.0 points. While the deal has been agreed to ...

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Reported Trade Sends Dennis Schroder to Lakers in exchange for Danny Green and 28th overall pick

It’s been a couple months, but we’re finally back with some huge news! In what is probably the first major transaction of the 2020-21 NBA offseason, the Oklahoma City Thunder are shipping point guard Dennis Schroder to the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for shooting guard Danny Green and this year’s 28th overall pick. Schroder, who averaged 19 ...

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Five things we learned from Clippers-Nuggets Game 7

Wow. I mean wow. This is probably the most abject failure in a sports franchise’s history. A team with so much talent, so much expectation, didn’t come up short. They were humiliated. The LA Clippers, touted by many to be the Western Conference, and even NBA, champion, were blown out for the second straight game by the Denver Nuggets, who ...

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The New Fan’s Guide to the NFL: The basics of the game you need to know for the new season

The National Football League, the world’s premier spectacle of gridiron football, is back for yet another season. Waking up on Sunday mornings getting ready to watch your team is coming back. Thanksgiving Day games are coming back. The Super Bowl (and its ridiculously entertaining commercials) is back! Let me slow my roll, though. I’m certain there are going to be ...

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Billy Donovan mutually parts ways with Thunder organization, won’t be going back to team next season

The Oklahoma City Thunder organization has announced that it has mutually decided against a contract extension for head coach Billy Donovan. Donovan, who was with the team since 2015, leaves the Thunder with a 243-157 record and qualifying for the postseason every year he was in charge. This season, he led a Thunder team that many had written off to ...

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UEFA Europa Conference League: Europe’s new football competition that you probably haven’t heard of

Ah, European football. One of if not the most entertaining and fascinating spectacles in world sport. Whether you support a big club that makes regular appearances in the Champions League Final or a small club that qualified for the Europa League for the first time in its history, the continental game is must-watch television, whether you’re a sports fan or ...

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Giannis Antetokounmpo named 2019-20 NBA Defensive Player of the Year

The debate between who will win this season’s NBA Defensive Player of the Year (D.P.O.Y.) award is now over. Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks has won the first D.P.O.Y award of his career in what has been a record-breaking season for him, arguably even better than his MVP-winning season last year. Antetokounmpo, who in many eyes is the presumptive ...

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Big Ten Conference postpones all fall sports amid COVID-19 concerns

The Big Ten Conference, one of the premier college sports conferences in the United States, has announced Tuesday that they will postpone all fall sports amid growing concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic as it continues to rage through America and the world. The conference, which is comprised of fourteen universities in the Midwestern and Eastern United States, had already announced ...

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