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Reports: Derrick Rose thought about retiring, now thinking about a max contract

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — After Derrick Rose returned to the New York Knicks on Tuesday, ending an unexcused absence that that saw him miss a dispiriting loss to the New Orleans Pelicans and raised questions about his future in the Big Apple, Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek told reporters that he intended to return the point guard to New York’s starting lineup if he’s in the right mental state . It seemed a...
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Four Corners: Who's the biggest disappointment in the NBA?

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Yahoo Sports Staff) — There’s been plenty of awesome stuff in the NBA this season: the nightly superheroics of James Harden and Russell Westbrook ; the Golden State Warriors being a league-best source of incineration that can still delightfully burn itself ; and, of course, Giannis and JoJo . It’s been fun! This week’s Four Corners , however, turns attention to that which been less than dope. The topic...
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George Karl on the 'fatherhood' comments from his book: 'I said it poorly, I wrote it poorly'

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — George Karl, forever a Sacramento King. (Getty Images) George Karl isn’t sorry, but he’s close. He’s also probably close to telling himself yet again that he has nothing to be sorry about, but at the very least the longtime NBA head coach does appear to be fretting over the wording of the actual words he wrote (or, at least, tacitly approved of) in his own memoir. [ Sign up for Yahoo...
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Derrick Rose returns to the Knicks, gets fined for unexcused absence

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — After an unscheduled, unexplained and unsettling no-show for Monday’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans, we now know where exactly Derrick Rose is. He’s back in New York, with the New York Knicks: [ Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy Basketball contest now | Free NBA Yahoo Cup entry ] Derrick Rose is at the Knicks' facility. — Al Iannazzone (@Al_Iannazzone) January 10, 2017 ...
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Confusion, dysfunction reign at MSG as Knicks get rocked with Rose missing

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Carmelo Anthony questions referee Dan Crawford, moments before picking up two technical fouls and getting ejected. (AP) An hour and a half before tipoff of the New York Knicks’ Monday meeting with Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans, Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek told reporters that everyone on his roster was available save for reserve forward Mindaugas Kuzminskas, who’d been...
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Joel Embiid truly believes the Philadelphia 76ers can make the playoffs

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Joel Embiid imagines the possibilities. (Getty Images) Joel Embiid is riding high. He’s a virtual lock to win the NBA’s Rookie of the Year honor, and he’s polling one spot outside a starting All-Star spot in the Eastern Conference, which maybe means he’s one spot away from a date with Rihanna . His Philadelphia 76ers have won three of their last four games, which brings their win total...
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NBA exec: Last-two-minute ref reports will 'probably' cover full game soon enough

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — Referee Marc Davis clarifies that the calls will all be made right the next day. (AP Photo/ John Bazemore) Giannis Antetkounmpo handed the Milwaukee Bucks a win on Wednesday with a star-making buzzer-beater against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. It was a thrilling moment, the sort of play that shows the sports world what a bright young talent can do while simultaneously...
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BDL Power Rankings v4.0, where the Celtics are climbing are riding high

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Every Thursday, we’ll reveal the week’s BDL Power Rankings, while highlighting the NBA’s movers and shakers. This is version 4.0. As always, the order is indisputable, although you can present your arguments in the comment section. Watch the video above to discover where your team ranks. Below are this week’s most volatile teams. [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | ...
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The big takeaway from the first round of NBA All-Star voting: Fans LOVE Zaza Pachulia

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — ‘You like me. You really like me!’ (Getty Images) When the NBA announced last month that NBA players themselves and “a panel of basketball media” would now be included in the voting process of the annual All-Star Game — a move that reduced fans’ input in deciding the starting lineup from 100 percent of the process to 50 percent, with players and media each accounting for 25 percent of the...
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Giannis takes Manhattan: Bucks’ rising star beats Knicks with game-winning step-back

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — The Bucks have Giannis Antetokounmpo, and so, they celebrate. (AP) Giannis Antetokounmpo has had a hell of a week. He ended 2016 by demolishing the Chicago Bulls to the tune of 35 points on 19 shots with nine rebounds, seven assists, a career-high seven blocks and two steals. He began 2017 by outdueling MVP favorite Russell Westbrook with the kind of scintillating play that gives...
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NBA teams are having a whole lot of lip sync fun at Mariah Carey's expense

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Mariah Carey performs in Michael Jordan’s Washington Wizards jersey at halftime of the 2003 All-Star Game. (Getty Images) In the perfect ending to 2016, Mariah Carey suffered an epic fail of a performance on “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest,” as she talked over technical problems while the background tracks of her decades-old No. 1 singles “Emotions” and “We Belong...
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Four Corners: Who should make their first All-Star appearance this year?

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Yahoo Sports Staff) — With the holidays behind us and the 2016-17 NBA campaign nearing the halfway mark, it’s time to turn our attention to the league’s midseason exhibition extravaganza: the 2017 All-Star Game, coming to us Feb. 19, 2017, from Smoothie King Center in the Big Easy. This week’s Four Corners roundtable asks: Which players deserve to make their first All-Star appearance this year? NBA players ...
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LeBron James on Michael Jordan comparisons: 'There’s no similarities in our game'

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — LeBron James minds Michael Jordan’s fadeaway. (Getty Images) Chicago Bull Jimmy Butler scored 52 points on Monday , becoming just the first Chicago Bull to run his way over the 50-point mark twice in a game since Michael Jordan’s retirement from the franchise in 1998. Butler is as close to Jordan as anything the Bulls have had to MJ since MJ was pushed out of Chicago in 1998, including...
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JaVale McGee compared Shaquille O'Neal to a minstrel

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — JaVale McGee looks on. (Getty Images) JaVale McGee doesn’t appreciate the way Shaquille O’Neal makes fun of him, or how often he does it. The athletic shot-blocker and lob finisher’s penchant for doing goofy , embarrassing , hard to justify things on the basketball court has made him a perennial featured player on O’Neal’s popular “Shaqtin’ a Fool” segment on TNT’s “Inside the...
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The only new problem with the Knicks' defense is the Knicks' offense

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — The Knicks can’t stop anybody. But what else is new? (Getty Images) The Orlando Magic beat up on the New York Knicks on Monday night. They scored 67 points in the first half, knocked down a season-high-tying 15 3-pointers, dished 35 assists on 45 made shots, and ran away in the third quarter en route to a 115-103 win . They did this despite entering Monday ranked 29th among 30 NBA teams in...
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