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Brook Lopez has played more seasons for the Nets than any other player, the poor guy

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Brook Lopez during one of the happier moments. (Getty Images) Brook Lopez won’t play on Tuesday night, as the Brooklyn Nets center needs a day of rest. He’s earned it. [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | Tumblr ] [ Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy Basketball contest now | Free NBA Yahoo Cup entry ] The party line, behind Lopez’s move to take...
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The 10-man rotation, starring the Grizzlies, who just won't stop

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — No one can escape the Memphis Grizzlies. (Associated Press) A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It’s also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren’t always listed in order of importance. That’s for you, dear reader, to figure out. And hey: if you’d like to get the next version of the 10-Man Rotation in your inbox, you can sign up to do that ...
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Tom Thibodeau and Jeff Hornacek return home to Chicago and Phoenix, coaching new teams

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Jeff Hornacek and Tom Thibodeau let loose. (Getty Images) Tom Thibodeau and Jeff Hornacek both failed to win a championship as coach of the Chicago Bulls and Phoenix Suns, but Thibodeau did win an NBA Coach of the Year Award, while Hornacek came in second back in 2013-14. And any NBA head coach will tell you that the Coach of the Year Award is as respected and as sought-after as the prize...
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'Posse' cut: Jay Z throws jab at Phil while introducing LeBron at SI gala

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Jay Z speaks onstage during the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Ceremony 2016 at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on Dec. 12, 2016. (Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated) When news first circulated that Phil Jackson had referred to LeBron James’ friends and associates as his “posse” during an interview with ESPN last month, James’ longtime pal and business partner...
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LeBron James wore a safety pin on the cover of Sports Illustrated

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — This week’s Sports Illustrated features the announcement that LeBron James has been named the magazine’s Sportsperson of the Year for 2016 . As you might expect, SI ace Lee Jenkins’ stellar feature on the reigning NBA champion, NBA Finals MVP and first player in NBA history to tally 27,000 points, 7,000 rebounds and 7,000 assists got the cover : [ Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy Basketball...
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Introducing Cost Per Win and the list of most valuable NBA free-agent signings

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Kevin Durant has tuned out the noise and turned up the Warriors. (AP) We at Ball Don’t Lie have been knee deep in basketball since the 2016-17 NBA season’s start —  previewing all 30 teams , tackling the top 25 storylines and covering everything else that’s happened since — but we understand casual fans don’t fully dive in until Christmas. That’s why we’re bringing you a five-part...
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Chauncey Billups claims he ran with teammates that worked better after smoking pot

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Chauncey Billups slaps hands. (Getty Images) In the wake of both Steve Kerr and Phil Jackson’s recent admission that they’d taken marijuana following significant, life-altering back surgeries, the NBA has been forced to discuss something  it had ably kept at arm’s length for decades. [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | Tumblr ] The league...
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DeMarcus Cousins mocks Joakim Noah's free throw stroke, Noah gets the last laugh

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — DeMarcus Cousins and Joakim Noah trade fours. (Getty Images) Over a decade after he rose to national prominence as a dominant college player at the University of Florida, and nearly 10 years after he was drafted into the NBA, we finally have the most accurate portrayal of Joakim Noah’s infamous shooting “stroke.” [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook...
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Gregg Popovich received a fraction of the presidential vote in San Antonio

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Gregg Popovich (right) is the new head coach of USA Basketball, but why not more in 2020? (AP) Leading up to the election, there were serious calls for Spurs coach Gregg Popovich to run for President of the United States, from The Wall Street Journal , USA Today and other real news outlets (despite what Infowars might tell you). On a grassroots level, people lobbied for the five-time NBA...
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Rick Carlisle, deep into Mavericks blowouts, is now calling timeouts that he doesn't have

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Rick Carlisle, to the consternation of his innocent players, draws up a bad play. (Getty Images) Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle isn’t even two months into the what will be the worst season of his coaching career, and yet he wants to keep the ride lasting as long as possible. [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | Tumblr ] Carlisle, the...
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Phil Jackson and Carmelo Anthony's small war of words is not on hold

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Carmelo Anthony does something that makes Phil Jackson very angry. (Getty Images) Carmelo Anthony might have it up to here with Phil Jackson at this point. We’re not sure. There’s always a release valve, with Carmelo, and it involves his ability to play for the team he wants, in the city he wants, and for as much money as possible. [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | ...
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Former first-round pick Royce White signs deal in Canadian league

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Royce White’s last NBA action came with the Los Angeles Clippers during the 2015 Orlando Summer League. (Getty Images) Back in October of 2013, the Philadelphia 76ers waived Royce White just before the start of the season rather than carry him on their all-but-talent-devoid roster. When the hammer fell, my colleague Eric Freeman suggested that the former Iowa State standout and 2012...
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Kings' Barnes, Cousins sued for assault, battery over NYC nightclub fight

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — DeMarcus Cousins (left) and Matt Barnes have been named in a civil suit stemming from an altercation at a New York nightclub on Monday. (Getty Images) Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins have been named in a civil lawsuit filed Wednesday in federal court by two people who claim the Sacramento Kings players assaulted them in a New York nightclub early Monday . [ Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy...
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The Cavs took the Water Bottle Flip Challenge while blowing out the Knicks

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — LeBron James keeps his eyes on the prize. (Getty Images) The Cleveland Cavaliers barely broke a sweat in dismantling the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, leading by double-figures for the entire second half and by as many as 34 as they cruised to their East-leading 15th victory of the season. With the game well in hand before the start of the fourth quarter, the Cavs’ top guns — LeBron...
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LeBron James lets his play do the talking as the Cavs destroy the Knicks

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — LeBron James slices through the Knicks’ defense for a dunk. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images) LeBron James said Monday that he had no interest in a face-to-face conversation with New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson to hash out their differences over Jackson using the term “posse” to refer to James’ friends and business partners. No matter. Come Wednesday night, the...
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