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Golden State Warriors yet to confirm on Donald Trump’s visit

Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers said Friday that the franchise has “had discussions” with the White House, but that the team has not yet come to a decision about whether it will visit President Donald Trump. Speaking at media day, Myers did not specify whether an invitation from the White House had been…
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Paul George says he “Didn’t know I was gonna be traded”

As I have pointed out before here on NBC Sports, I really do love watching NBA marketing unfold in front of me. Some of it — like Kobe Bryant’s weird post career legacy massaging — is downright impressive. Other instances are not quite as sly. Enter newest Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George and his…
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Man testifies in Marcus and Markieff Morris aggravated assault trial

The man accusing NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris of aggravated assault was pressed Tuesday by defense lawyers about his financial motives in the case. An Arizona grand jury indicted the Morris brothers on felony aggravated assault charges. They are accused of helping three other people beat Erik Hood outside a Phoenix recreation center on…
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Kyrie Irving insists there was nothing personal leaving Cavs

Perhaps Kyrie Irving should have known what he was getting into, given Stephen A. Smith’s demonstrated interest in the newly acquired Celtics guard’s relationship with former teammate LeBron James. In an appearance Monday morning on ESPN’s “First Take,” Irving was repeatedly pressed on his departure from the Cleveland Cavaliers, as well as his apparent falling…
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