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Reports: While there is ‘heavy interest’ in John Collins trade, a deal ‘unlikely’

It’s obvious why there would teams interested in a trade for John Collins: He’s averaging 18 points and 7.6 rebounds a game, is incredibly athletic, and is just 23. Assuming Kyle Lowry is not being traded out of Toronto, Collins is the biggest name — and would bring the biggest haul — of any player […]

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Erik Spoelstra on rise in violence against Asian Americans: ‘It is despicable’

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra is Asian American, his mother is from the Philippines. He has seen the sharp increase nationwide in anti-Asian attacks during the past year. Friday night, before the Heat took on the Pacers, Spoelstra spoke out about it. “Look, I am Asian American. I’m proud to be Asian American,” Spoelstra said, […]

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Brad Stevens — again — shoots down idea he will leave Celtics for Indiana

Brad Stevens is not going to be the next coach of the Indiana Hoosiers. Don’t take my word for it, ask Brad Stevens. He shot the idea down before politely, but he was far more clear — and funny — when asked about it again on Friday. From NBC Sports Boston: “I’m not a kid […]

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Lakers’ LeBron James out indefinitely with high ankle sprain

Already without Anthony Davis for at least a couple more weeks, the Los Angeles Lakers will be without LeBron James indefinitely after he suffered a high ankle sprain Saturday in a loss to the Hawks. LeBron, who had left the game after being injured, had an MRI which revealed a high ankle sprain. The injury […]