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Raptors' Leonard named East player of the week for second time

5 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

TORONTO - Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard was named the NBA's Eastern Conference player of the week on Monday, the sixth time he's earned the honour and second time this season with Toronto.
Leonard led the Raptors in scoring last week, averaging 30.7 points, 8.7 rebounds and shooting .538 from the field.
He also shot .471 from three-point range and .824 at the free throw line as Toronto went 3-0.
The highlight of Leonard's week was a 41-point performance during Toronto's 140-138 double-overtime victory Jan. 13 at Washington.
It was his second 40-point contest this season and extended a...
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Donovan Mitchell named NBA Player of the Week

Donovan Mitchell named NBA Player of the Week

5 monthes ago   |   By KSL

Donovan Mitchell wins Western Conference Player of the Week after averaging 31.5 points, 5.8 assists and 4.3 rebounds.
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Grizzlies trade Mike Conley to Jazz in NBA shakeup

Grizzlies trade Mike Conley to Jazz in NBA shakeup

Anthony Davis isn't the only superstar being traded before Thursday's NBA Draft. According to the Athletic, the Jazz have acquired star point guard Mike Conley from the... Read more ...

NBA Draft 2019: 6 things we learned from Zion Williamson's pre-draft interview

NBA Draft 2019: 6 things we learned from Zion Williamson's pre-draft interview

Williamson offered a mix self-assessment, draft scouting and, yes, humor as he calmly answered a half-hour's worth of questions Wednesday. Read more ...

Pour une fois lucides, les Knicks ont refusé Chris Paul

Pour une fois lucides, les Knicks ont refusé Chris Paul

Cherchant à se débarrasser de Chris Paul, les Houston Rockets ont tenté le coup avec les New York Knicks. Dommage, ils ne sont pas tombés dans le panneau Read more ...

NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Knicks 'locked' in on taking RJ Barrett, not Darius...

NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Knicks 'locked' in on taking RJ Barrett, not Darius Garland

The Knicks had a private workout with Vanderbilt guard Darius Garland on Wednesday, but they reportedly want another player. Read more ...

Zion Williamson on NBA future, comparisons to LeBron: 'I'm just trying to be...

Zion Williamson on NBA future, comparisons to LeBron: 'I'm just trying to be first Zion'

Zion Williamson, the projected No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA draft, has lofty expectations for himself in his rookie season and beyond. Read more ...

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement

Zion Williamson won't be a Knick barring stunning upheaval at the top of Thursday night's NBA draft, but the Duke phenom is certain they won't be disappointed if they select... Read more ...

Nets' Sean Marks turning focus to picks after completing pre-NBA Draft deals

Nets' Sean Marks turning focus to picks after completing pre-NBA Draft deals

Let's be real: Right now the Nets' narrative is all about free agency. The chase for Kevin Durant. The Kyrie Irving-D'Angelo Russell debate that's sparking a civil war among... Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Al Horford draws interest from Lakers, 2 other teams

NBA free agency rumors: Al Horford draws interest from Lakers, 2 other teams

Horford declined his player option with the hopes of working out a new deal with the Celtics, but he now wants to sign with another team. Read more ...

Hawks Trade No. 44 Pick To Heat, Remain Eager To Consolidate Picks

Hawks Trade No. 44 Pick To Heat, Remain Eager To Consolidate Picks

The Miami Heat have acquired the No. 44 pick in tomorrow's draft, the team announced in a press release. In exchange for sending that second-rounder to South Beach, the Atlanta... Read more ...

2019 NBA mock draft: Let the off-season chaos begin

2019 NBA mock draft: Let the off-season chaos begin

NBA fans rejoice: one of the NBA's marquee off-season events is almost here. As we get set for the 2019 NBA Draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Thursday, there's plenty to... Read more ...