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Professional athletes don't read the paper.
On Saturday the Cavs will take on the Timberwolves in Kevin Love's first time back at the Target Center in Minnesota since his headline-grabbing trade to Cleveland over the summer.
We were all set to write about the comeuppance of Fox Sports' Clay Travis.
No player in the league uses disappointment as fuel more effectively than Damian Lillard.
We were talking with another basketball writer last night and we both made comments about how much fun J.R. Smith gets out of being a professional basketball player.
After Matt Barnes sounded off on Twitter yesterday, blaming a comment by Suns owner Robert Sarver for the $25,000 fine the NBA assessed him for mouthing off to a fan during Sunday's 120-100 Clippers win in Phoenix, an unnamed NBA source confirmed to ESPN.com "it was not an interaction with the Suns owner" that led to the fine.
Tomorrow night on TNT at 6 p.
We smell a nice marketing opportunity for the NBA 2K folks.
Draymond Green is going to get paid this summer in restricted free agency.
Missing Kevin Durant, the Oklahoma City had to rely on defensive tenacity if they were going to defeat the Minnesota Timberwolves last night.
Say what you want about Kobe Bryant and his shot-happy gunning, but he carries a lot of respect, so he expects his teammates to play their hearts out in order to keep pace.
Gregg Popovich, basketball masochist.
This seemed ridiculous, which is why we didn't report it earlier this week.
19 year-old Dante Exum clearly already knows how to work the media.