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Penny Hardaway is using an NBA recruiting pitch at Memphis. The nation's top players are listening.

Rod Hampton is the father and coach of five-star 2020 recruit R.J. Hampton, and so the answer he gave when asked about Memphis resonated more than the 24 points R.J. scored last Saturday or the Under Armour Association cameras following his every move during the first weekend of college basketball'

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Predicting Top Player Rankings, Snubs and Surprises in NBA 2k19

1. Al Horford, Boston Celtics/Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz We're grouping these two together because they'll be snubs for the exact same reason: Though they each deserve to be in the mix with Joel Embiid, Karl-Anthony Towns and Nikola Jokic for the highest rating among centers, they don't play

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NBA Summer League Breaks Attendance Records In Most Successful Year Yet

Fans streamed into the Thomas & Mack Center in anticipation of a marquee Saturday afternoon game. While many were decked in purple and gold—the Los Angeles Lakers were playing later that evening—they were there to watch the Phoenix Suns take on the Sacramento Kings. During the regular season, a matchup

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NBA writer Shams Charania leaving Yahoo Sports

The NBA media landscape is about to get another shakeup. One year after Adrian Wojnarowski left Yahoo Sports to join ESPN, the reporter who took over Yahoo's NBA coverage is also set to leave the company. Yahoo Sports GM Geoff Reiss confirmed that NBA reporter Shams Charania will leave the site after

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