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Full circle: The whirlwind journey of Jaedong
The year is 2008, and the world is suddenly not what it was. You are in Seoul, South Korea , in a small television studio, giggling teens play hooky on a weekday afternoon. There's a stage a few feet in front of them with a TV desk framed by two glass-enclosed booths, each large enough to fit a
Still Got Game? Ice Cube, Iverson Back 3-on-3 Hoops League
Ice Cube and Allen Iverson are putting their star power behind a new 3-on-3 profession al basketball league
Power Rankings: Rockets, Spurs jump ahead after Warriors stumble
The Golden State Warriors still haven't lost two regular-season games in a row? since early in the 2014-15 season. But the Warriors have unavoidably lost some ground in ESPN.com's ?weekly NBA Power Rankings. The combination of Golden State's fourth-quarter collapse at home to the Memphis Grizzlies
How Mexico's Horacio Llamas made history during eventful NBA career
His NBA "career" consisted of 28 regular-season games. He played a grand total of 143 minutes. But? Horacio Llamas ,?the first Mexican-born player to appear in an NBA game, did more than just become the answer to an obscure trivia question. The 6-foot-11 center experienced moments and gained
Dwyane Wade calls 2016 Finals LeBron James' defining moment
CLEVELAND -- Dwyane Wade believes that LeBron James ' performance in leading the Cleveland Cavaliers back from a 3-1 deficit to the Golden State Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals is "a defining moment" for his close friend's legacy. "That was special," Wade said on Wednesday. "That was incredible.
NBA player rankings: Who's had the most MVP-level performances?
If James Harden ends up winning the MVP award, Saturday night's demolition of the New York Knicks probably will stand as his signature moment. Though the Houston Rockets have 47 more games, it's hard to fathom Harden playing any better. Even if you concede that there will surely be more important
Stephen Curry's game-worn 'Oakland Strong' shoes fetch record $30K
A pair of game-worn Stephen Curry shoes sold for $30,101 on eBay on Friday afternoon, a record price paid for shoes of any player currently in the NBA . Curry wore the shoes -- which feature graffiti-style writing that says "Oakland Strong" -- on Dec. 15 in the Golden State Warriors ' 103-90 win
Money from Stephen Curry's 'Oakland Strong' shoes goes to relief fund
A pair of game-worn Stephen Curry shoes sold for $30,101 on eBay on Friday afternoon, a record price paid for shoes of an active NBA player. The shoes -- with graffiti-style writing that says "Oakland Strong" -- were worn by Curry on Dec. 15 in the Golden State Warriors ' 103-90 win over the New
Money from Stephen Curry's 'Oakland Strong' shoes go to relief fund
A pair of game-worn Stephen Curry shoes sold for $30,101 on eBay on Friday afternoon, a record price paid for shoes of a currently active NBA player. The shoes, with graffiti style writing that says "Oakland Strong" was worn by the Golden State Warriors guard on Dec. 15 in the team's 103-90 win
Lakers' dilemma: Search for a superstar or keep it together?
The sheen has worn off the league's glitziest franchise. The reeling Lakers are 11-20, with a better chance at finishing with one of the league's three worst records -- and potentially keeping their first-round pick again -- than vaulting into the playoffs. They have a bunch of interesting young