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New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis infers that players vote suggests he should be starter in 2018 NBA All Star Game

NBA players voted Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis as an All Star starter over Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid but Embiid won the overall vote due to support from fans and media. Porzingis stated clearly how he felt about the voting when asked about it on Friday. “Players know,” Porzingis said, according to published reports. “That’s all I’m […]

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Pharrell and N.E.R.D to headline NBA All-Star halftime show

NEW YORK — The NBA announced Thursday that 11-time Grammy winner Pharrell and his hip-hop-rock band N.E.R.D will headline the halftime show at the 2018 NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles next month. Fergie, who has eight Grammys, will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to tip-off. Canadian rockers Barenaked Ladies will perform the national anthem […]

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NBA suspends Trevor Ariza, Gerald Green of Houston Rockets 2 games

11:35 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The NBA is suspending Houston’s Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green two games apiece for aggressively entering the Clippers’ locker room after a Rockets loss Monday night in Los Angeles, the league said Wednesday. Rockets players Chris Paul and James Harden will not face discipline or fines for their “peacemaker” roles, […]