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      Derrick Rose cleared on all charges in civil rape trial

      NBA News Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose arrives at court to face his accuser in an alleged gang-rape trial. A Los Angeles jury ruled Wednesday that New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose and his two friends should not be held liable on any charges in a high-stakes, hotly contested civil trial in which the three […] Continue reading
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      Lin Lifts Nets To 101-94 Win Over Pistons

      By Cory Wright   BROOKLYN, NY – OCTOBER 6: Jeremy Lin #7 of the Brooklyn Nets brings the ball up court against the Detroit Pistons on October 6, 2016 at Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images The Brooklyn Nets made a good first impression on […] Continue reading
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      Hamilton Gets NBA Breakthrough With Nets

      Getting his nose broken was Justin Hamilton’s “welcome to Brooklyn” moment. It was a preseason game Oct. 17, 2013 and back then Hamilton was playing with the Miami Heat. He checked in and felt like things were going well, but Shaun Livingston’s elbow caught him in the face, busting his nose. Hamilton left a trail […] Continue reading
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      College basketball: Arkansas eyes NCAA tourney with Kingsley back

      FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Moses Kingsley remembers the moment he decided to return to Arkansas for his senior season, right after finishing a pre-draft workout last spring with the Boston Celtics. Without an invitation to the NBA draft combine, Kingsley knew it was likely best to give his ascent up the ranks of college basketball’s better […] Continue reading
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      College basketball: 5 things to watch in the Big Ten

      The Big Ten has endured a slight slump in recent seasons. The 14-team conference finished first in the nation in Ken Pomeroy’s ratings each season from 2011-13 and second in 2014. But in the last two seasons, it dipped to fourth and fifth. Although seven teams made the NCAA tournament in 2015-16, March Madness brought […] Continue reading
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      College basketball: 7 early non-conference games we can’t wait to see

      The start of the college basketball season is almost here. Teams began official practice in the past week, and opening night, Friday, Nov. 11, is close enough to begin pondering the tasty nonconference matchups in the early portion of the schedule. Here are seven nonconference matchups that are certain appointment television: Indiana at Kansas | […] Continue reading