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Raptors president Masai Ujiri criticizes President Donald Trump over reported remark

6:27 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Editor’s note: This story contains explicit language that may be offensive for some readers. TORONTO — Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri, born and raised in Nigeria before moving to the United States and becoming one of the most unique front-office success stories in professional sports history, responded strongly to President […]

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NBA players, others applaud Thunder for reported Carmelo Anthony trade

It appears that Carmelo Anthony is finally leaving New York. League sources have told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that the New York Knicks have agreed to trade the 10-time All-Star to the Oklahoma City Thunder, where he will join reigning MVP Russell Westbrook and Paul George on a reshaped Thunder roster. According to sources, the Knicks […]

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Police are looking into a reported racial slur sprayed on the front gate of LeBron James’s home in Los Angeles

Los Angeles police were called Wednesday to a home belonging to Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James to investigate a reported racial slur spray-painted on the front gate. Police confirmed the incident, which is still under investigation, to ESPN. It was first reported by TMZ. The Brentwood home is not James’ primary residence. Capt. Patricia Sandoval, […]