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Where they failed last year, the 76ers might succeed his season
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 10 Oct 2018
It happened in the 1986 Houston Rockets starring Akeem Olajuwon and Ralph Sampson, in the 1995 Orlando Magic of Shaquille O?Neal and Penny Hardaway and in the 2012 Oklahoma City Thunder of Kevin Durant, Russell Westbroo Read full story
NBA -- Thunder strikes Atlanta, 113-94
By Marietta Sanders, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 09 Oct 2018
OAKLAND -- With former league MVP Russell Westbrook resting with a right knee injury, Paul George has been carrying the offensive load for the OKC Thunder as of late.
On Sunday night at the Cheasapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma, George was a Read full story
OKC Thunder can be serious NBA title contender, too
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 08 Oct 2018
Can the Oklahoma City Thunder do what the Dallas Mavericks did six years ago?
Like the Thunder, that 2011 Mavericks team was built around future Hall-of-Famer Dirk Nowitzki whose liabilities and shortcomings caused peop Read full story
NBA -- Clips trip Lakers in Anaheim sortie
By Robert Mellana, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 08 Oct 2018
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers traveled to nearby Anaheim for a preseason game that was away from their shared home floor -- the Staples Center.
A sold-out crowd of 18,040 fans made their wa Read full story
2018 China Games -- Fan Day and NBA Cares
By Balt Ducay Chavez, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 08 Oct 2018
SHANGHAI -- Whenever the NBA takes its show outside the United States, it makes she sure that everyone can access the events while building a library of memories for fans from all walks of life.
In this y Read full story
NBA - - Westbrook-less Thunder downs Wolves, 113-101
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 07 Oct 2018
MINNEAPOLIS - The visiting Oklahoma City Thunder came to the Land of Ten Thousand Lakes (Minnesota State) for a preseason game Friday night and beat the Timberwolves 113-101 without 2016 MVP Russell Westbrook, who didn't Read full story
OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: Can LeBron bring the Lakers back to greatness?
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, Sat, 06 Oct 2018
No less than the general managers of member clubs picked Los Angeles? Lebron James to stash away with the coming NBA season?s MVP award.
They, however, were unanimous in selecting, not the Lakers, but back-to-back Read full story
SECOND OVERTIME: Do yourself a favor, Kai Sotto, go to Real Madrid
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 04 Oct 2018
CHICAGO -- If I had Kai Sotto's ear, I won't just suggest that he take Real Madrid's reported five-year $1 million offer. I will insist that he sign that contract right now, right this minute.
This means leaving his comfort zone. Read full story
NBA - Clips prey on Wolves, 128-101
By Robert Mellana, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 04 Oct 2018
LOS ANGELES -- Tobias Harris exploded for 23 to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 128-101 rout of the visiting Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night at Staples Center.
Still unbeaten in two preseason contests, the Clips also got an all-around effort from Danilo Gallinari, who peppered the st Read full story
NBA -- Knicks beat Nets to go 2-0 in preseason play
By Taha Qureshi, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 04 Oct 2018
BROOKLYN. The New York Knicks won the latest version of the "battle of the boroughs" by nipping the Nets, 107-102, at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn
Enes Kanter led the charge with 22 points and 20 rebounds while Trey Burke Read full story