NBA drops 2 Warriors games from national TV schedule

The Golden State Warriors are no longer must-see TV. The NBA is taking two upcoming Golden State games off the national TV schedule, with the...

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Why NBA TV ratings are down

The NBA's national television ratings are down double-digits compared to this time last year. NBA on TNT viewership is down 22%, while NBA

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Ratcheting up NBA Rookie Salaries May Incentivize Athletes to Finish College

BURLINGTON, VT – Going pro early may be a no-brainer for exceptional, young basketball stars like former Duke freshman and 2019 NBA draft first-pick Zion Williamson. “Zion ...

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Basketball Daily Dose: Clippers run roughshod in Staples Center - Fantasy Columns

Sunday's NBA schedule was quite busy, as there were nine games on the slate including Luka Doncic's...

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NBA considering serious changes to schedule, including reseeding conference finalists, per reports

Changes could be put in place as early as the 2021-22 NBA season

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NBA Power Rankings: Red-hot Milwaukee moves into top spot

All that, and this team still leaves points on the table from the three-point line — the Bucks take...

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The NBA is considering its own FA Cup. The results may not be pretty

For one thing, the league will have to come up with something creative in order to get teams and...

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NBA hot topics: Is Giannis Antetokounmpo on repeat MVP path? Will Melo maintain momentum?

Can it be that Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo is even better this season than last season? Did we...

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What proposals to dramatically alter NBA schedule could mean for the league's future

The NBA is considering significant changes to its schedule: fewer games, in-season tournament,...

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Raptors shooting to get back on track, and the NBA best bets you need to make Thursday

The defending NBA champions look to bounce back from a rare home loss as they take on James Harden...

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NBA Waiver-Wired: Week 6

Welcome back to another edition of Waiver Wired, where every week we have at least a few no-brainer adds with the NBA on pace for a record-setting amount...

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The NBA’s proposed schedule and playoff format changes, explained

After years of publicly toying with major changes to his league’s schedule and postseason format, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is reportedly eyeing three ...

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NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on LaMelo Ball, Andre Drummond Trade, More

Just six months after competing for their fourth Finals title in five years, the Golden State...

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The NBA’s schedule change experiment sounds great. How will it work?

Zach Lowe and Adrian Wojnarowski at ESPN report that the NBA is working with its broadcast partners...

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Memo To Adam Silver: What On Earth Are You Thinking?

Let me get this straight: NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants to change the league’s 82-game schedule and introduce an in-season tournament along with a ...

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Jazz vs. Pelicans odds, spread: 2019 NBA picks, Nov. 23 predictions from proven computer model

The Utah Jazz and New Orleans Pelicans will wrap up the SaturdayNBA schedule at 9 p.m. ET at Vivint...

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Gregg Popovich on NBA schedule plan: ‘I have bigger fish to fry’

Whatever they decide, I’m in. I’m rolling with it.” Popovich said he doesn’t “give a s—” about...

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Report: Big changes proposed to NBA schedule starting next season

The NBA's 75th anniversary season in 2020-21 could see some significant changes to the league's...

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NBA Fastbreak: Marcus Smart has a big impact with Celtics

An NBA executive walked out of Staples Center on Wednesday night after watching the Clippers and the...

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Report: NBA Discussing Shorter Schedule, Play-In Postseason Tournament, More

The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association are reportedly in discussions about dramatic...

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No. 7 Virginia men’s basketball hands UMass its first loss - The Boston Globe

A person familiar with the negotiations says the NBA is working with the players’ union and its...

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NBA reportedly looking at new rule changes. How could they impact Kings?

Any rule changes the NBA makes, whether it's reducing the schedule to 78 games, having a play-in to...

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Report: NBA Discussing Shorter Schedule, Play-in Postseason Tournament, More

The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association are reportedly in discussions about dramatic...

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NBA considering major changes to schedule, including reseeding conference finalists, per report

Changes could be put in place as early as the 2021-22 NBA season

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NBA and players union discuss shortening season, changes to playoff seedings

The NBA and the NBPA, the union representing the league’s players, are in discussions about changes...

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The NBA, NBPA, And Broadcast Partners Are In ‘Serious Discussions’ On Schedule Reform

Revamping the NBA’s schedule is something that has been discussed for years, but every time the...

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Report: NBA in talks to alter seeding, schedule and playoff play-in

As the discussions progress, the hope is to bring a vote to the annual April meeting of the NBA’s...

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Shortening NBA schedule, reseeding conference finals would be good for basketball

The radical proposals to boost the NBA's TV ratings mostly make sense.

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NBA notebook: Lakers G Rondo hit with $35K fine

In the aftermath, he verbally abused official Ed Malloy and failed to leave the court in a timely manner after being ejected, which the NBA cited was...

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Analysis | The NBA’s proposed schedule and playoff format changes, explained

The following is a look at how those changes, which reportedly need to be approved before a Board of...

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Suns vs. Timberwolves odds, spread: 2019 NBA picks, Nov. 23 predictions from advanced computer model

The Minnesota Timberwolves will take on the Phoenix Suns at 5 p.m. ET in the first game of the...

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NBA teams enhancing fan experience with high-tech replays

NBA fans will soon be able to look up at the big videoboard above the court and get a different look...

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NBA Fastbreak: Back-to-back games in L.A. magnify home-court advantage for Lakers, Clippers

If Doc Rivers and Frank Vogel were still coaching in the Eastern Conference, it’d be tougher for...

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Today's Top Picks: Colts vs. Texans best bet for 'Thursday Night Football' plus two NBA sides we...

Carmelo Anthony really is a godsend to the content creators of America. How nice of him to not only...

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James Wiseman case has everyone piling on the NCAA — including Andrew Yang

Because Hardaway, who himself starred for the Tigers before going on to major success in the NBA,...

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David West's Historical Basketball League just one of a number of startup leagues

Compared to the familiar rhythms of his 15-season NBA career, life in the startup world has thrown...

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Update on the latest in sports:

NBA-SCHEDULE Carmelo Anthony returns with Portland NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Carmelo Anthony returns to the NBA court for the first time in ...

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The schedule shakeup NBA should make to combat struggling ratings

Would they be amenable to having the championship in July or even August? For the long-term health...

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NBA Draft Stock Watch: Five One-and-Done Prospects

For the most part, that belief has yet to shift, with a largely underwhelming first few weeks of college basketball. While it’s certainly far too early...

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NBA Best Bets: Picks From Raptors-Mavericks, More

We have a trio of best bets from Saturday's NBA action, including picks from Raptors-Mavericks and Bucks-Pacers.

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How Whoop wearable device could solve NBA's load management problem

As the NBA and other pro sports leagues increasingly treat biometric data as a competitive...

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LeBron and Lakers to lock down Thunder, and the NBA bets you need to make this Tuesday

There are only four games on the NBA schedule Tuesday night, however oddsmakers think we should be...

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76ers must clean up sloppy play as turnovers could prove to be their fatal flaw this season

The Philadelphia 76ers' start to the 2019-20 NBA season hasn't been bad -- they're 8-5 through 13...

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Former NBA executive wants to bring MLB to Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The man who helped bring an NBA team to Orlando said Wednesday that he wants to bring a Major League Baseball team to the theme park...

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The schedule shakeup NBA may make to combat struggling ratings

Would they be amenable to having the championship in July or even August? For the long-term health...

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NBA Power Rankings: Lakers move to top spot with fast-charging Rockets right behind

The Lakers hot start to the season continues (especially against a soft part of the schedule the...

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Devin Booker in NBA MVP conversation early in Phoenix Suns' season

Devin Booker is playing at an All-Star level early in the Phoenix Suns' season. Some are even saying...

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LeBron James says need for load management starts at AAU level: ‘AAU coaches couldn’t give a damn...

A star player taking the night off in the NBA has ignited a contentious discussion in recent years...

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10 most stunning early trends around the NBA

Youngsters Luka Doncic and Pascal Siakam are taking their games to new heights, while a former No. 1 overall pick is doing his best to shed the "bust"...

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Inside the NBA's silent tension surrounding Daryl Morey

NOBODY SAW MUCH of Daryl Morey in the days after the Houston Rockets landed in Tokyo for the NBA's...

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NBA overreactions: Lakers' defense historically great; Damian Lillard's Blazers in need of a reboot

November is a treacherous time for NBA takes. If the Phoenix Suns really are going to revert back...

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Is ‘one-and-done’ good for college basketball?

Every year, a massive exodus of freshmen are leaving college basketball after one year to the NBA. Some players look at college as a one-year annoyance,...

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LeBron James rips AAU workload: ‘AAU coaches couldn’t give a damn about a kid’

Load management isn’t the toll of the NBA schedule, it’s the toll of youth travel basketball playing...

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Perspective | If an 82-game schedule is too much for Kawhi Leonard, the NBA must think about it

Mostly, Leonard doesn’t trust that his body can withstand the NBA grind anymore, not after a quad...

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Update on the latest in sports: - KVIA

The Nets longest road trip of the season takes them to Salt Lake City tonight to play the Utah Jazz. The rest of the NBA schedule has Oklahoma City at...

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NBA DFS: Anthony Davis and top FanDuel, DraftKings daily Fantasy basketball picks for Tuesday, Nov....

The 2019-20 NBA schedule continues on Tuesday night, including an intriguing matchup between a...

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