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Does the NBA Need to Reform Their Draft Lottery Process?

The NBA’s board of governors will vote on September 28th whether to institute proposed changes to the draft lottery process that would smooth out the number of ping pong balls among the worst teams. Reports indicate that the worst three teams would see their percentages decrease from 25%, 19.9%, and 15.6% down to 14% each, with the odds for the ...

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NBA Rumors: Kristaps Porzingis Wants Out of New York? Latvian Star Unhappy With Knicks, Phil Jackson : NBA : Home Team Insider

NBA Rumors: Kristaps Porzingis Wants Out of New York? Latvian Star Unhappy With Knicks, Phil Jackson Sign Up for Home Team Insider’ Newsletter and never miss out on our most popular stories. Kristaps Porzingis celebrates Delta Air Lines Fly Like a Pro campaign with a H-O-R-S-E competition at Chelsea Piers in New York City on March 2, 2016. (Photo : ...

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Injured 76ers center Embiid not cleared for 5-on-5 drills

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has not been cleared for 5-on-5 drills and the team will take a cautious approach in his return from his injured left knee. Embiid’s career has been riddled with injuries dating to his college career at Kansas and all three seasons with the Sixers. Embiid, the No. 3 overall pick in the 2014 ...

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Winning At Life: Redefining Winning In Pro Sports

Associated Press Contrary to popular belief, being a professional athlete is not a privilege its a business. A lucrative business, but a business nonetheless. Each athlete is in charge of their own individual business interests so logically the scoreboard shouldn’t be the only measure of success. People don’t determine their own individual career success based off how well their company ...

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Bulls bring back Collins as special adviser

CHICAGO (AP) Doug Collins has returned to the Chicago Bulls. Just not on the sideline this time around. The rebuilding Bulls hired Collins on Tuesday to serve senior adviser of basketball operations, providing ”an expert resource” for the front office and coaching staff. Collins will report directly to executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson. General manager Gar Forman ...

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Miami Heat exercise fourth-year option on Justise Winslow

MIAMI HEAT PRESS RELEASE MIAMI — The Miami HEAT announced Tuesday that they have exercised their fourth-year team option on Justise Winslow. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Winslow, who was originally selected by the HEAT in the first round (10th overall) in the 2015 NBA Draft, has appeared in 96 career games (23 starts) with Miami ...

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Bucks’ Guard Rashad Vaughn Talks Upcoming Season, CrossFit Games, Diet

Milwaukee Bucks’ Rashad Vaughn (20) shoots against Chicago Bulls’ Aaron Brooks (0), during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Chicago. Chicago won 105-95. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty) ORG XMIT: CXA112 The Milwaukee Bucks have an opportunity to make some noise in a weakened Eastern Conference this upcoming season. With teams like the Indiana ...

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