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Shaq: Simmons like Lebron

Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal says he sees similarities between the top overall pick Ben Simmons and three-time NBA Champion LeBron James. Simmons, who was picked first in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers ahead of LA Lakers forward Brandon Ingram, attended LSU before turning pro. Four-time NBA Champion, three-time Finals MVP and…read more

GB win at Eurobasket finals over Macedonia

Eric Boateng top-scored with 18 points for GB, while Ben Gordon achieved 17 and Andrew Lawrence added 16. GB were in the lead by just nine points after three-quarters but had greater momentum and won comfortably against the top seeds in Group F. Macedonia edged a high-scoring first quarter 30-28 but Gordon’s nine points and three…read more

Spurs legend Duncan retires after 19 seasons

San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan today announced that he will retire after 19 seasons with the organization. Since drafting Duncan, the Spurs won five championships and posted a 1,072-438 regular season record, giving the team a .710 winning percentage, which is the best 19-year stretch in NBA history and was the best in all…read more