Hornets: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to have surgery on shoulder
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford plans to spend the rest of the preseason looking at different combinations while trying to adapt to the loss of forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to a right shoulder injury.
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Column: Daily fantasy contests in trouble without regulation
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The incessant commercials promising big money and fun times were by themselves enough to sour millions of Americans on the idea of betting on daily fantasy sports.
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Offseason trip builds bond among young Blazers
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — With all the upheaval in Portland, guard Damian Lillard thought maybe the best thing for the Trail Blazers would be a vacation. Together.
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Defense lawyer: White NYC officer targeted black NBA player
NEW YORK (AP) — A white police officer singled out a black professional basketball player as he filed out of a trendy nightclub this year, sparking a confrontation that resulted in the player's arrest and a season-ending leg fracture, a defense
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Kings down Trail Blazers 109-105 in OT preseason opener
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Marco Belinelli had 32 points, including four 3-pointers, and the Sacramento Kings defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 109-105 in overtime Monday night, the preseason opener for both teams.
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