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Video: Michael Jordan Says He Supports NBA Players’ Social Activism

Video: Michael Jordan Says He Supports NBA Players’ Social Activism Kent Smith/Getty Images Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is in favor of athletes using their platform to speak out on social issues. Speaking to Craig Melvin on Friday’s episode of Today, the Basketball Hall of Famer said “it’s great” for players to use their voice to inspire activism: This article will

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Draymond Green says teams deserve blame for draft picks not developing, Marquese Chriss agrees

Draymond Green says teams deserve blame for draft picks not developing, Marquese Chriss agrees Marquese Chriss was a No. 8 pick in the NBA draft who has yet to pan out. He showed a little promise as a rookie in Phoenix, but by Summer League the next July issues already seemed to pop up. His shooting percentages dropped, mostly because

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NBA Trade Rumors: Pacers Engaged in Talks to Deal Domantas Sabonis

NBA Trade Rumors: Pacers Engaged in Talks to Deal Domantas Sabonis Darron Cummings/Associated Press Heading into the final season of his rookie contract, Indiana Pacers center Domantas Sabonis is being shopped around in trade talks.  Per The Athletic’s Sam Amick, the Pacers “have engaged in active trade talks with several teams this week” since they remain “far apart” in contract talks

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D’Angelo Russell says ‘when’ – not ‘if’ – he’ll be teammates with Karl-Anthony Towns and Devin Booker

D’Angelo Russell says ‘when’ – not ‘if’ – he’ll be teammates with Karl-Anthony Towns and Devin Booker D’Angelo Russell, Karl-Anthony Towns and Devin Booker are friends. That factored prominently into rumors about Russell joining Towns’ Timberwolves or Booker’s Suns last summer. The three rising young players came together for a photo shoot for the cover of SLAM: Russell, via Max

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Raptors redecorate practice facility with front page coverage of their NBA title

Raptors redecorate practice facility with front page coverage of their NBA title Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Celebratory news coverage swept the globe after the Raptors won their first NBA championship last season, and thanks to some redecorating at the OVO Athletic Centre, the team won’t soon forget about all of those joyous headlines. To commemorate their historic playoff

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Raptors fans preparing to give away thousands of pro-Hong Kong T-shirts at home opener

Raptors fans preparing to give away thousands of pro-Hong Kong T-shirts at home opener As the NBA continues to deal with the fallout from Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey wading into the protests in Hong Kong, basketball fans in Toronto are preparing to make a statement at the Raptors home opener next week. A group of Canadian fans in support

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