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2019 NBA Playoff Preview: Lebron-Free Edition

Love him, hate him or love to hate him, Lebron James has been a playoff staple since his third year in the league. How long has that been? Look at it this way: a kid born in the year Lebron last missed the playoffs (2004-05) is almost old enough to drive now. If that fact…

‘Pooh: The Derrick Rose Story’ Pulls No Punches

Close your eyes. No seriously, close your eyes. Now picture your ultimate super hero. Are you picturing someone flying? Having lightning speed? Is your hero overcoming all odds to protect their beloved city, even if that city doesn’t particularly love them back? If the superhero you’re picturing isn’t wearing a cape, it’d be a fitting…

The Best Games to Watch During the NBA League Pass Free Preview

With the NBA Playoffs right around the corner, you’re likely already aware of the top contenders. In the West, while the Warriors (as usual) find themselves in the driver’s seat, they have a young and hungry Nuggets team hot on their heels. Meanwhile in the East, the first-to-50-wins Bucks and the Raptors have distanced themselves…

The Drama Heats Up as the NBA Heads in to the Second Half

With the All-Star Game and trade deadline squarely in the rear-view mirror, division leaders and contenders alike are zeroing in on the playoff race. Well, everyone except for the Knicks, who are apparently laser-focused on winning the draft lottery for next season. But the schedule gods have graced us with some marquee matchups coming right…

Reggie Miller and Chris Webber Talk Shop before the NBA All-Star Game

The iconic analyst lineup on Inside the NBA — Kenny Smith, Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, and Ernie Johnson — may suck up most of the attention for Turner Sports, but in-game color announcer Reggie Miller and studio utility man Chris Webber, the legendary all-star former players have never been known to keep their opinions to…

Best Games to Watch with NBA League Pass Free Preview

You might be noticing a new ribbon in the My TV section of your Sling app. From January 14-20, we are offering a free preview of NBA League Pass. This will allow you to watch any out of market game all week throughout the league. These are the best games, not on national networks, to…

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NBA 2018-19 Season Preview: LABron and the Warriors

Why even watch the NBA this season, they said. The Warriors are just going to win it all again, they said. The best player is now in the biggest market chasing the next thing after basketball, they said.  Forget what they said. The outcome could be the same for the next decade and there’s a…