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Hang Time Podcast: Playoff races, Rookie of the Year + latest Power Rankings

John Schuhmann joins me to break down this weekend’s action and analyze how it all affects the playoffs races in the East and West. Then we dig into the Rookie of the Year battle between Luka Doncic and Trae Young, the latest NBA.com Power Rankings, and much more. * * * Subscribe to the Hang Time podcast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify for a new

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LeBron James ‘Would Welcome’ Lonzo Ball to Nike If He Left Big Baller Brand

Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty Images Los Angeles Lakers superstar forward LeBron James said Monday the door is open for teammate Lonzo Ball to join Nike if he decides to leave the Big Baller Brand. James told Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles Times he supports Ball, who removed references to the Big Baller Brand from his social media pages after he

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Stephen A. Smith: Lakers Aren’t ‘Really Considering Jason Kidd’ for Head Coach

Nathaniel S. Butler/Getty Images ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith disputed speculation the Los Angeles Lakers will consider Hall of Fame point guard Jason Kidd to replace head coach Luke Walton if he’s fired following the 2018-19 NBA season. On Sunday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Kidd, a potential contender to become the head men’s basketball coach of the Cal Golden Bears,

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Jason Kidd Rumors: HC ‘a Long Shot’ for Cal Job, Prefers NBA amid Lakers Links

David Surowiecki/Getty Images Jason Kidd will likely not be returning to his alma mater to take Cal’s head coaching opening in part because he never actually graduated from the university. Jeff Goodman of Stadium reported Kidd is a “longshot” for the vacant position due to the fact he’s “a ways” from earning his bachelor’s degree. Kidd reportedly prefers to find

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Dwyane Wade on LeBron James, Lakers Missing Playoffs: ‘It’s Unfortunate’

Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Dwyane Wade said any talk about the Los Angeles Lakers missing the playoffs in their first season with LeBron James must include a caveat about his longtime friend and former teammate’s groin injury. On Monday, Shams Charania of Stadium and The Athletic provided comments from Wade, who noted the Lakers were firmly in the Western Conference postseason race

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