Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan (10) and Kyle Lowry celebrate the dying seconds of their winning game against the Brooklyn Nets following second half NBA basketball action, in Toronto, on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
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We the North: the Regular Season Raptors are Back in Fashion

Similar to the infamous TNT Bulls, another team has consistently performed well under a singular spotlight. It's the regular season Toronto Raptors, who are on a roll to begin the year.Guards Kyle Lowry and DeMar Derozan have led the Raptors to an 11-5 start for the 2017-2018 NBA season. They hold the NBA's third best record, and have won four straight, including a  most recent 100-91 routing of Eastern Conference rivals,
Sep 25, 2017; Camden, NJ, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Markelle Fultz (20), center Joel Embiid (21) and forward Ben Simmons (25) pose for a photo during media day at Philadelphia 76ers Training Complex. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
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Philadelphia 76ers look to get exciting season started

The Philadelphia 76ers are set to take on the Memphis Grizzlies in what is expected to be an exciting season where the Sixers expect to make the playoffs. Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons will be on the court for the Sixers. The Sixers though have some injuries. Joel Embiid will be out for the whole preseason. Embiid is still recovering from having a torn meniscus which was repaired via surgery
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2013 NBA Trades: Toronto Raptors PF Andrea Bargnani To The New York Knicks Being Finalized

The Toronto Raptors are close to finalizing a trade to send PF/C Andrea Bargnani to the New York Knicks, according to Yahoo Sports. Knicks three-point sharpshooter Steve Novak, aging big man Marcus Camby,  a 2016 first-round pick, and two future second-round selections will head to Toronto in exchange for Bargnani. There has been a multitude of trade rumors concerning Bargnani, especially after the Raptors hired Masai Ujiri to be their
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Brooklyn Nets : With Garnett, Pierce & Terry, Can They Beat The Heat?

BROOKLYN -- As the 2013 NBA Draft was held Thursday evening, the Brooklyn Nets and the Boston Celtics shocked the NBA in consummating a blockbuster trade that would send Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, and Jason Terry to New York's biggest borough. This is exactly what Brooklyn needed to not only challenge but also be a threat to the back-to-back defending NBA champion Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference. With Brooklyn acquiring
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NBA: Doc Rivers To Los Angeles Clippers Deal Falls Through

Earlier today, Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers seemed poised to become the next coach of the Los Angeles Clippers when discussions of a package deal between the two organizations seemed to heat up. However, as of now it appears that Rivers to Boston will not happen. According to a tweet LA Times' Los Angeles Clippers beat writer Brad Turner, the team is "moving forward" without Rivers in their plans,
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NBA: Los Angeles Clippers In Trade Talks With Boston Celtics To Send Doc Rivers, Kevin Garnett To L.A.

According to multiple sources, including Yahoo Sports, the Boston Celtics are in trade negotiations with the Los Angeles Clippers to send Celtics power forward Kevin Garnett to Los Angeles, along with Boston head coach Doc Rivers. The final obstacle to getting a deal done is the Clippers' willingness to send point guard Eric Bledsoe to Boston as part of the blockbuster trade. As it currently stands, Los Angeles would send
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NBA: Why Jason Kidd Coaching The Brooklyn Nets Could Work

According to ESPN, recently retired NBA point guard Jason Kidd is in negotiations with the Brooklyn Nets to become their next head coach. The Nets have been looking for a replacement for interim head coach P.J. Carlesimo since Brooklyn was eliminated in the first round of the NBA playoffs by an injury-riddled Chicago Bulls team, and it looks like Kidd is the frontrunner. Reportedly, Brooklyn and Kidd are nearing agreement
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Indiana Pacers PG George Hill Cleared To Play In Game 6 Vs. Knicks

Indiana Pacers point guard George Hill has been cleared to play tonight against the New York Knicks. The Pacers look to clinch their 2013 NBA Playoffs series tonight, as they are up East semifinals 3-2. This is a pivotal matchup in the series for Indiana as they have an opportunity to close the series out at home, possibly avoiding a trip to Madison Square Garden for Game 7 in the
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New York Knicks: Why Injury Woes Present A Problem

The New York Knicks were bound for the playoffs with a great chance to make a deep run. Injuries have piled up recently and those aspirations got cut short. Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler, and A’mare Stoudemire all have wound up hurt of late. Anthony had played great basketball up until that point keeping the Knicks close to the no.2 spot in the Eastern Conference. He tried to play through the injury to disastrous results, so he's not playing. Coach Mike Woodson took the blame for