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NBA — Klay Thompson, Steph Curry carry Golden State Warriors

CHICAGO — The United Center was raucous, filled with fans roaring as the hometown team fattened its lead over the defending champions, pounding them in the paint and on the break. All the Chicago Bulls’ momentum resulted in a slim halftime lead, but that edge disappeared in a near heartbeat when the Splash Brothers started […]

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Isaiah Thomas, Tristan Thompson back practicing with Cleveland Cavaliers

CLEVELAND — In what constitutes a significant step in injured Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas’ rehabilitation process, the two-time All-Star was able to participate in half-court 4-on-4 live play for consecutive days this week, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said Wednesday. Joining in the half-court play on Wednesday after Cavs shootaround prior to their game against […]

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Tristan Thompson of Cleveland Cavaliers likely out for month

Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson is expected to miss three to four weeks with a calf strain, the team said Thursday. Thompson left Wednesday night’s game against the Indiana Pacers in the second quarter and didn’t return. Thompson, 26, exited the arena on crutches with his left leg in a brace and underwent an MRI […]

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Klay Thompson doppelganger takes fandom to a whole new level

We all have that friend or family member who is a superfan of a team. That person who buys every piece of merchandise possible, and who has some sort of shrine dedicated to the team at home. On Tuesday, there was a unique type of superfan in attendance at the Golden State Warriors’ season opener […]