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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry to host 2022 ESPYS

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry to host 2022 ESPYS

3:41 PM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN Golden State Warriors guard and 2022 NBA Finals MVP Stephen Curry will host this year’s ESPYS, ESPN announced Wednesday. “I’ve had the pleasure of attending The ESPYS but never imagined I’d have the privilege of hosting this special event,” Curry said in a statement. “As someone who loves the intersection …

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LA Clippers’ Steve Ballmer excited for Kawhi Leonard’s expected return, says ‘sky is the limit’ for team

LA Clippers' Steve Ballmer excited for Kawhi Leonard's expected return, says 'sky is the limit' for team

LOS ANGELES — LA Clippers owner Steve Ballmer raised his hands up and began rocking back and forth as he began to think about the idea of ​​a healthy Kawhi Leonard returning this upcoming season. After not having Leonard all of last season while he recovered from a torn right ACL, Ballmer said Tuesday he …

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Victor Wembanyama could be the NBA’s next top draftee

Victor Wembanyama could be the NBA's next top draftee

Is Victor Wembanyama be the Giannis Antetokuonmpo-Kristaps Porziņģis mashup NBA fans have been waiting for?Image: Getty Images Now that Aleksej Pokuševski and Franz Wagner have understudies and Jabari Smith Jr. has a couple more guards who won’t pass him the ball, it’s time to peek inside the 2023 NBA Draft. And if you’ve done that, …

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Kyrie Irving’s contract saga shows he’s worst of bad Nets actors

Kyrie Irving's contract saga shows he's worst of bad Nets actors

There have been a lot of bad actors around the Nets, disrupting what was supposed to be a gilded path to glory. Sean Marks swore a blood oath with a good man and a good coach named Ken Atkinson, pledged they were in the foxhole together do or die, then fired Atkinson and hired a …

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John Wall set to join LA Clippers after reaching buyout with Houston Rockets, sources say

John Wall set to join LA Clippers after reaching buyout with Houston Rockets, sources say

9:49 PM ET Adrian Wojnarowski Close Senior NBA Insider Host of The Woj Pod Joined ESPN in 2017 Tim MacMahon Close ESPN Staff Writer Joined ESPNDallas.com in September 2009 Covers the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Mavericks Appears regularly on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM After agreeing to a buyout with the Houston Rockets, guard John Wall …

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Bulls rookie Dalen Terry dons No. 25 to honor Chicago high school legend Benji Wilson

Bulls rookie Dalen Terry dons No.  25 to honor Chicago high school legend Benji Wilson

5:41 PM ET Jamal CollierESPN CHICAGO — Chicago Bulls rookie Dalen Terry will wear jersey No. 25 during the season as a tribute to a pair of influences to his basketball career — Chicago high school legend Benji Wilson and current Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr. Terry, who the Bulls selected No.18 overall in …

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Kevin Durant may be distancing from Nets amid Kyrie Irving saga

Kevin Durant may be distancing from Nets amid Kyrie Irving saga

The Nets seemingly can’t get it together. As Kyrie Irving’s time with the Nets continues to deteriorate, with the star Brooklyn guard giving his list of preferred destinations last week should the two sides not work out a contract, Durant is also reportedly distancing himself from the franchise at the moment. Last Friday, Logan Murdock …

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Luka Dončić is swole now

Luka Dončić is swole now

Luka Dončić (c.)Photo: Getty Images One month after his Dallas Mavericks were eliminated by the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals, Luka Dončić has not yet taken a day off. He is playing for the Slovenian national team, and he does not look like the same person who scored 28 points in that …

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Boeheim and McGowens brothers chase pro dreams

Boeheim and McGowens brothers chase pro dreams

When the NBA Draft kicks off at Barclays Center on Thursday night, it could be a sibling showdown. Among this year’s class of aspiring pros are two sets of brothers: Syracuse’s Buddy and Jimmy Boeheim and Trey and Bryce McGowens from the University of Nebraska. (It was nearly three: Keegan Murray is projected to be …

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Andrew Wiggins’ dad chided ESPN analyst about coverage of son

Andrew Wiggins' dad chided ESPN analyst about coverage of son

Andrew Wiggins earned the right to say “I told you so,” and his father took full advantage in the wake of the NBA Finals. Speaking on his ESPN podcast with Brian Windhorst about an hour after the Warriors’ decisive Game 6 win over the Celtics on Thursday, Zach Lowe mentioned that Wiggins’ father, Mitchell, approached …

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