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  • Las Vegas Aces announce 2018 schedule for inaugural season in Sin City

    Las Vegas Aces announce 2018 schedule for inaugural season in Sin City

    The Women's National Basketball Association has arrived in Las Vegas, and the Las Vegas Aces are ready to go now that their 2018 regular-season schedule has been announced. Season tickets are on sale already, although individual game tickets have yet to be released to the public. The Mandalay Bay...
  • Pac-12 Sunday Scoop Shots: Six schools chasing Arizona and NCAA Tournament invitations

    Pac-12 Sunday Scoop Shots: Six schools chasing Arizona and NCAA Tournament invitations

    The Conference of Champions—otherwise known as the Pacific-12 Conference—could place as many as seven teams in the NCAA Tournament next month. However, the Arizona Wildcats are the only team right now to have a lock on an invitation to March Madness. Behind them, there are six other schools still...
  • LA Clippers giveaways: March 2 is LED wristband night

    LA Clippers giveaways: March 2 is LED wristband night

    The LA Clippers have spent a considerable amount of time away from Staples Center in February, and the organization will spend the rest of the season giving back in the form of promotions. When the Clippers take on the New York Knicks on Friday, March 2, all fans in attendance will receive a DTLAC...
  • Klay Thompson hopes to remain with Golden State Warriors

    Klay Thompson hopes to remain with Golden State Warriors

    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will be heading into the final year of his contract in the 2018-19 season. If he has his way, it won’t be his last in blue and gold.  “Playing for one team your whole career is definitely special,” Thompson told The Mercury News. “Only so many guys have done...
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    From Rising Stars to the International Challenge, your guide to 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend

    Other sports have nice All-Star games, but the NBA All-Star Weekend is a slam dunk. Not only do fans get a chance to see some of the world's most amazing athletes showcase their talents in a variety of skills competitions and what's easily the most entertaining All-Star game in sports, there are a...
  • LA Clippers return home for big games at Staples Center

    LA Clippers return home for big games at Staples Center

    After having spent much of the month of February on the road, the LA Clippers will return to the friendly confines of Staples Center as the month nears a close. The homestand will feature marquee players and big opponents, which will test a Clippers team fighting for the Western Conference playoffs...
  • NBA adds Justin Bieber, Quavo to Celebrity Game rosters

    NBA adds Justin Bieber, Quavo to Celebrity Game rosters

    The NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2018 presented by Ruffles will feature two more big-name participants. Justin Bieber, a former MVP of the event, and Quavo, a member of the hip-hop group Migos, will both compete. The game, which signifies one of the marquee attractions of the NBA’s All-Star weekend...
  • Top 5 best road teams in Clippers history

    Top 5 best road teams in Clippers history

    In order for a team to find success, it has to be capable of winning away from its home confines. During some of the best LA Clippers’ seasons, the organization has been as dominant on the road as it has been at Staples Center. With the Clippers chasing a playoff spot–especially after having spent...
  • Kris Dunn returns from injury for Chicago Bulls

    Kris Dunn returns from injury for Chicago Bulls

    Chicago Bulls fans will finally have a chance to see their talented young backcourt, as Kris Dunn is set to return after an 11-game absence. Dunn had been absent with a concussion suffered following a dunk, and his systems persisted until recently. According to head coach Fred Hoiberg, the Bulls...
  • De’Aaron Fox to compete in 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars

    De’Aaron Fox to compete in 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars

    With Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball coming back from a knee injury, Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox has been named to the 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars during All-Star weekend. The event will take place Friday night, Feb. 16, in Staples Center. The game will be televised on TNT...
  • LeBron James promises competitive NBA All-Star Game

    LeBron James promises competitive NBA All-Star Game

    When fans descend upon Staples Center on Feb. 18, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James believes they’ll see a different game than what they’re expected to. The NBA has taken considerable measures to ensure that Team LeBron and Team Stephen give an honest effort in the league’s best talent showcase...
  • Rejuvenated LeBron James making MVP push

    Rejuvenated LeBron James making MVP push

    After a close finish to last year’s MVP voting race, James Harden has seemed like the odds-on favorite to capture the crown in 2017-18. The Houston Rockets have emerged as one of the league’s best teams, and Harden has been a driving force in that accomplishment. The last 25 games will be quite...
  • Utah Jazz emerge as dark horse in Western Conference playoff race

    Utah Jazz emerge as dark horse in Western Conference playoff race

    Left for dead long ago, the Utah Jazz are suddenly the hottest team in the NBA. The Jazz have won 10 straight games and sit just 1.5 games in back of the New Orleans Pelicans for the eighth and final seed in the Western Conference. Despite losing Gordon Hayward in the offseason, the addition of...
  • Avery Bradley getting comfortable with LA Clippers

    Avery Bradley getting comfortable with LA Clippers

    Tobias Harris has received most of the attention in the wake of the deal that sent Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons. However, Avery Bradley is not just a throw-in in the trade. In fact, his presence could very well determine if the LA Clippers make the playoffs. Bradley has endured a tepid start...
  • Lonzo Ball closing in on return for Los Angeles Lakers

    Lonzo Ball closing in on return for Los Angeles Lakers

    Much of the Los Angeles Lakers’ season has been defined by the development of its younger players, and in Lonzo Ball’s case, that has been somewhat derailed by injuries. According to head coach Luke Walton, though, Ball is getting close to returning to the court. Ball participated in all of the team...
  • NBA opens All-Star Media Day to fans

    NBA opens All-Star Media Day to fans

    The NBA and commissioner Adam Silver have been at the forefront of selling their game to a wider audience, and the league’s plan for the 67th NBA All-Star Game is another in a long line of ingenious ideas. For the first time, the NBA will open up All-Star Media Day fans. The event will take place...
  • 5 celebrities most likely to win MVP at the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles

    5 celebrities most likely to win MVP at the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles

    The Celebrity Game is always one of the most anticipated events of NBA All-Star weekend. Basketball fans have the chance to watch some of their favorite entertainers take part in a competitive game. This year’s event will take place on Feb. 16 at Verizon Up Arena at the Los Angeles Convention Center...
  • Isaiah Thomas thrives in debut with Los Angeles Lakers

    Isaiah Thomas thrives in debut with Los Angeles Lakers

    The deal that sent Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr. to the Cleveland Cavaliers seemingly netted the Los Angeles Lakers cap space and a draft pick, but the final two months of the season could prove important for Isaiah Thomas and the team. Thomas, who struggled offensively and defensively with...
  • New-look Cleveland Cavaliers poised to take control of Eastern Conference

    New-look Cleveland Cavaliers poised to take control of Eastern Conference

    The Cleveland Cavaliers’ revamped lineup has played all of one game together, but it already feels like the band is back in town. Cleveland has trekked to three straight NBA Finals appearances, and its nationally-televised demolition of the Boston Celtics will only fuel the team going forward. The...
  • Pac-12 Sunday Scoop Shots: Everyone's chasing the Wildcats now

    Pac-12 Sunday Scoop Shots: Everyone's chasing the Wildcats now

    Separation in the league standings is the story of the week in the Pac-12 Conference when it comes to men's basketball. The Arizona Wildcats have a two-game lead over the UCLA Bruins and the USC Trojans, and overall, nine teams are within two losses of each other in the race for second place in the...
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