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June 14, 2019 - 12:17 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard raised his arms high in triumph and celebrated Canada's first NBA championship. "We the North!" is now "We the Champs!" Leonard and the Toronto Raptors captured the country's first major title in 26 years with their most remarkable road win yet in the franchise'...
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June 12, 2019 - 1:01 pm
With 3:05 left in Game 5, Raptors head coach Nick Nurse called a timeout with Toronto possessing a six-point cushion. The Warriors live moneyline was +890 (betting $100 to win a $990 net profit) at the time, and keep in mind, they opened the seriesat -330 to win the NBA title.
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June 07, 2019 - 8:43 am
The NBA and the Golden State Warriors have banned Mark Stevens, a part-owner of the team, for one year and fined him $500,000 in the wake of the NBA Finals Game 3 incident in which the billionaire investor shoved Kyle Lowry after the Toronto Raptors guard crashed into the courtside seats. Here's...
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June 05, 2019 - 12:17 pm
The Anthony Davis sweepstakes are back on. The Athletic's Shams Charania reported Tuesday that New Orleans Pelicans vice president of basketball operations David Griffin has started fielding calls from teams interested in trading for the All-Star power forward. That's potentially good news for the...
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May 30, 2019 - 4:40 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- Mike D'Antoni says he will remain the Rockets head coach despite he and the team being unable to agree to a contract extension, D'Antoni said Thursday. "We couldn't come to terms," D'Antoni told Fox 26 Thursday. "I'm looking forward to next year with a lot of enthusiasm...
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May 30, 2019 - 10:39 am
TORONTO (AP) — Fans in Toronto are ready and eager for their city to play host to its first NBA Finals game. Crowds began building outside Jurassic Park — the square outside Scotiabank Arena — shortly after sunrise Thursday, or about 15 hours before Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Raptors and...
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Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors shoots over the defense during the 2019 Western Conference finals.
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May 30, 2019 - 9:59 am
By Eli Hershkovich After 2,460 regular season games and 77 playoff contests, we’ve reached the pinnacle of the NBA season. The Golden State Warriors are set for their fifth consecutive NBA Finals appearance. The Toronto Raptors have reached this stage for the first time in the franchise’s 24-year...
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May 24, 2019 - 5:41 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- The Rockets and assistant coach Roy Rogers have agreed to part ways, Rogers' agent Warren LeGarie told the Houston Chronicle Friday. Rogers, 45, spent three seasons on Mike D'Antoni's coaching staff. A former NBA power forward, he worked with the Rockets bigs and on the...
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May 23, 2019 - 10:30 am
Rockets guard James Harden was a unanimous First Team All NBA selection, the league announced Thursday. It's the third straight season Harden appeared on the First Team of all 100 ballots of NBA writers and broadcasters, and it's the fifth time in six years he's been selected to the NBA's First...
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May 18, 2019 - 4:20 pm
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610)- The Rockets have parted ways with associate head coach Jeff Bzdelik, accordning to multiple reports Saturday. Bzdelik, 66, was in charge of the Rockets defense during his three seasons on Mike D'Antoni's coaching staff, and was credited for the team's improvement on that...
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