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Zach LaVine returns for Bulls in win

0:43 In his first game in a Bulls uniform, Zach LaVine scores 14 points and hits three shots from deep in a victory against the Pistons. CHICAGO — Bulls shooting guard Zach LaVine scored 14 points in his season debut in Saturday night’s 107-105 win over the Detroit Pistons, after missing almost a year while […]

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Zach Lowe on Goran Dragic, Hassan Whiteside and the Miami Heat

1:46 Serge Ibaka and James Johnson are ejected for throwing punches at each other in the third quarter. In the final seconds, Wayne Ellington gives the Heat a 90-89 victory, but after the buzzer sounds Goran Dragic and DeMar DeRozan need to be separated. As he returned from a scouting trip last Jan. 14, one […]

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Zach Lowe on new Los Angeles Lakers uniforms inspired by Kobe Bryant

The idea came to Kobe Bryant right away when his longtime collaborators at Nike told him the Lakers wanted their fourth jersey — the so-called “city edition” — designed in his honor: a snakeskin pattern to play off of his “Black Mamba” nickname. “The snake came to me immediately,” Bryant says. “It came to me […]