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Japanese Baseball to begin June 19

Japanese League commissioner Atsushi Saito announced that Japan’s professional baseball season will open on June 19. Teams can being practice games on June 2. There will be no fans. Indeed,

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New York Governor clears path for Knicks, Nets to open facilities for workouts

As of today, 19 NBA teams have their practice facilities open for players to come in for individual workouts, but 11 have yet to open the doors. Some it’s the

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Increasing buzz teams well out of playoffs will not come to Orlando for games

The Golden State Warriors have been public about it, they expect their season to be over. Golden State is far from alone, multiple teams well out of the playoff picture

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Rumor: Mike Budenholzer was close to taking Knicks job in 2018

It’s the lure of the New York market, that a coach would consider passing on coaching Giannis Antetokounmpo and a team on the rise in Milwaukee to take the job.

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Kendrick Perkins: LeBron James-Paul Pierce rift stems from Pierce spitting at Cavaliers bench

In 2004, Celtics forward Paul Pierce got fined for spitting at the Cavaliers bench during a preseason game. Why did Pierce do that? Apparently, LeBron James. Kendrick Perkins, When LeBron

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Michael Jordan on tape saying he wouldn’t play on Dream Team with Isiah Thomas

In “The Last Dance,” Michael Jordan was asked to react to Isiah Thomas’ explanation of the Pistons’ infamous walk-off. Jordan replied immediately: I know it’s all bulls—. Whatever he says

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NBPA reaching out to players, getting feedback on return scenarios

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has been in information gathering mode since the day he was forced to shut the league down. He’s gathered information from medical experts on how a

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