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Luka Doncic: Inside Dallas Mavericks star’s breakout 2019 season

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NBA Power Rankings Week 8

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The first week of December is starting to establish an elite duo at the top of what is becoming a top-heavy league. The win streak of the Milwaukee Bucks didn’t come close to being snapped this week, and they retain the top spot ahead of the Los Angeles Lakers. But...
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Mavs’ Luka Doncic — I need to tone it down with officials

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DALLAS — Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic stopped at midcourt after the final buzzer sounded Sunday, unleashing several more choice words to the officiating crew before he left the American Airlines Center court at the end of a 110-106 loss to the Sacramento Kings. Doncic was livid about the no-call on...
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Ten NBA things I like and don’t like, including the Rondo-LeBron combo

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Let’s take off our shoes and hop around the league for 10 things: 1. The unlikely reserves of the unlikely Raptors The defending champion Toronto Raptors roaring to a 15-6 start despite losing Kawhi Leonard and then two of their six best players — Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka —...
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Luka Doncic: Mavericks star wins Sports Illustrated’s Breakout of the Year

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MVP straw poll – Is a Giannis repeat in the works?

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7:00 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN The NBA season reaches its quarter pole this week, and a new world order has begun to establish itself. The Golden State Warriors are no longer juggernauts. The Los Angeles Lakers might be. The Zion Williamson Era … is on hold. But amid all the...
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Luka Doncic steps back on LeBron James to highlight most impressive win yet for Mavs

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LOS ANGELES — Almost a year ago, at the end of October of his rookie season, Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic faced the player whom he watched for years growing up overseas: LeBron James. The game was held at Staples Center, and it was Doncic’s first matchup against a player...
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NBA Thanksgiving: AD, Luka among reasons to be thankful

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Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard and Paul George show how far the Mavericks have to go

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DALLAS — Kawhi Leonard mentioned only one name on the opponent’s roster when discussing the LA Clippers‘ dominant defensive effort in Tuesday’s 114-99 win over the Dallas Mavericks. Granted, Leonard has a well-earned reputation for keeping his word usage rate to a minimum with the media. But Paul George, his...
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NBA MVP race – Is Doncic, Harden or Giannis winning right now?

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Nearly a quarter of the way into the NBA season, a hotly contested and deep MVP race is already shaping up featuring established stars and one rising phenom. Do recent winners James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo have an edge? How do Los Angeles Lakers teammates Anthony Davis and LeBron James...
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NBA Power Rankings Week 6 – Lakers, Bucks, Nuggets rolling –

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The 2019-20 season is just over a month old, and we’ve already witnessed the abrupt fall of a dynasty, the rebirth of the Lake Show, Luka Doncic becoming appointment television and, of course, the return of Carmelo Anthony to the NBA. Which teams are rising and falling in the final...
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Which player had the best sneakers in the NBA during Week 5?

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10:00 AM ET Nick DePaulaESPN With the Utah Jazz bringing back their more-beloved-over-time “purple mountain” uniforms from the 1990s, second-year power forward Royce O’Neale knew right away he wanted to create a special pair of shoes for the occasion. As custom shoes have continued to be spotted more and more...
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Mavericks’ Luka Doncic posts 35-point triple-double in 25 minutes

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DALLAS — Perhaps the most impressive thing about Mavericks star Luka Doncic‘s stat line Wednesday night was that it wasn’t surprising. Doncic lit up the depleted Golden State Warriors for 35 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists in the Mavericks’ 142-94 win. Doncic exited the game for good with a...
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Mavericks’ Luka Doncic posts 35-point triple-double in 25 minutes played

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DALLAS — Perhaps the most impressive thing about Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic’s statistical line Wednesday night was that it wasn’t surprising. Doncic lit up the depleted Golden State Warriors for 35 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists in the Mavs’ 142-94 win. Doncic exited the game for good with...
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NBA Power Rankings Week 5

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The Houston Rockets are the hottest team in the NBA, and they have one player to thank — Buddy Hield. Wait, what? That’s right, thanks in large part to 35 points from Hield on Sunday, the Sacramento Kings snapped the Boston Celtics‘ NBA-leading, 10-game win streak, leaving the Rockets’ seven-game...
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Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis loudly booed in return to New York

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NEW YORK — There was no ceremonious tribute video or standing ovation for the former face of the New York Knicks franchise on Thursday night. Kristaps Porzingis was booed while he went through warm-ups. Fans interrupted the national anthem and let out screams of “Go back to back to Latvia”...
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Kristaps Porzingis expects fun but weird return to MSG

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NEW YORK — Kristaps Porzingis is intimately familiar with the winding hallways of Madison Square Garden. For the nearly four years he played for the New York Knicks, Porzingis would saunter up the ramp from the loading dock, walk down one dimly lit hallway and turn right into the Knicks...
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NBA Power Rankings Week 4

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Three weeks down, three different No. 1 teams. In this edition, it’s the Los Angeles Lakers who, despite seeing their seven-game win streak snapped Sunday night against the Toronto Raptors, climb to the top, thanks to a 1-3 week by the Philadelphia 76ers. Throughout the regular season, our panel (ESPN’s...

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