Daily Archives: June 16, 2023

The BEST Dunks of the 2023 NBA Playoffs!

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NCAA committee recommends dropping marijuana from banned drug list, turning focus to PED testing

[ad_1] USATSI On Friday, an NCAA medical panel called for the removal of marijuana from the organization’s banned drugs list. The Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports recommends shifting focus to testing for performance enhancing drugs.  The committee intends to seek support from the NCAA Board of Governors to temporarily stop testing for cannabis at NCAA championship …

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Dubs expect Dray to opt out, will push to retain him

[ad_1] The Warriors enter the offseason full of important decisions, with the future of four-time NBA champion Draymond Green being one of the most significant. Green, 33, has a $27.6 million player option for the 2023-24 season and could choose to opt out of his Warriors contract and enter free agency this summer. Andscape’s Marc Spears reported Friday on ESPN’s …

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Perk claims Dray could help Suns rise as 2023-24 title favorites

[ad_1] Kendrick Perkins believes Draymond Green could help dethrone the 2022-23 NBA champion Denver Nuggets as the favorites to win it all again next season, but not as a member of the Warriors. The former NBA champion turned ESPN analyst said if the Phoenix Suns can acquire Green this summer, they would rise as the new title favorites for the …

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Missouri State basketball adds 2024 commit Julius Thedford out of Memphis

[ad_1] Whitehaven’s Julius Thedford (24) looks to pass the ball during the boys’ Region 8-4A Semifinal game between Memphis East High School and Whitehaven High School at Houston High School in Germantown, Tenn., on February 28, 2023. East defeated Whitehaven 76-49. Julius Thedford, a 6-foot-4 combo guard from Tennessee, has committed to Missouri State basketball, according to a report by …

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Warriors promote Dunleavy Jr. to GM as Myers replacement

[ad_1] The Warriors promoted Mike Dunleavy Jr. to general manager Friday morning. The announcement by the Warriors comes a little more than two weeks after long-time general manager and president of basketball operations Bob Myers announced his departure from the team. Dunleavy, 42, enters his sixth season in the Warriors’ front office, serving as vice president of basketball preparations for …

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San Diego State notifies Mountain West that it intends to withdraw from conference, per reports

[ad_1] San Diego State gave the Mountain West written notice this week that it “intends to resign from the conference,” according to multiple reports. University president Adela de la Torre initially sent a withdrawal letter June 13, per those reports, sparking a debate with the Mountain West and prompting de la Torre to note that the June 13 letter was …

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Four potential free agency destinations

[ad_1] Fred VanVleet has officially declined his $22.8 million player option for 2023-24. It was coming for a while and it paves the way for him to earn more as a free agent this summer. The Raptors had an opportunity to trade him as well as other veterans ahead of last season’s trade deadline but chose not to. Instead, they …

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Do the Spurs make sense as a possibility for Chris Paul?

[ad_1] The San Antonio Spurs won’t need much deliberation to select French phenom Victor Wembanyama with the No. 1 pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft. The franchise’s contingent in Chicago quite literally rejoiced when May’s draft lottery awarded the Spurs with the top selection and the chance to land a prospect who could shoulder a generation like Tim Duncan did for …

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The BEST Clutch Plays of the 2023 NBA Playoffs!

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Ranking five biggest moves Bob Myers made in building of Warriors’ dynasty

[ad_1] Last month, Bob Myers announced that he was stepping down from his role as the Golden State Warriors’ president and general manager, thus ending one of the most successful success runs any NBA front office executive has enjoyed.  On Friday, the Warriors announced that Mike Dunleavy Jr., who had served under Myers as executive vice president of basketball operations, …

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Victor Wembanyama Top Plays of the Season!

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Should the Brooklyn Nets gauge the trade market for Ben Simmons?

[ad_1] The Brooklyn Nets have the 2023 NBA Draft coming up in less than a week from today and while they have to figure out what to do with their draft picks, there’s something else that they have to consider as well during this offseason. Per Andy Bailey of Bleacher Report, Brooklyn should explore the trade market for guard Ben …

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USC basketball to play Gonzaga in Las Vegas

[ad_1] The Bronny James effect is real. Yes, USC is a top-15-level team heading into November primarily because of No. 1 recruit Isaiah Collier. The combination of Collier, Boogie Ellis, Vince Iwuchukwu, and Bronny James as a quartet, with lots of great role players providing depth and balance, is why USC has a chance to be special. Bronny isn’t the …

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How to watch, draft order, livestream info and more

[ad_1] Victor Wembanyama isn’t the only reason to tune into the 2023 NBA Draft, here’s what you need to know and how to watch. (Photo by: Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images) The NBA Finals had fans on the edge of their couches as the Denver Nuggets brought home their first-ever NBA Championship title. Now, it’s time to sit back down and tune …

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Kentucky big man Aaron Bradshaw could miss start of 2023-24 season with fractured foot, per report

[ad_1] 247Sports Kentucky five-star freshman center Aaron Bradshaw is expected to miss the start of the 2023-24 season because of a fractured foot suffered in the offseason, Shams Charania of The Athletic reported. Bradshaw played high school basketball at Camden in Roselle, New Jersey. and ranked as the No. 5 overall prospect in the country in the 2023 recruiting cycle, per …

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NBA trade rumors: 75 candidates for offseason moves, ranging from superstars to underperforming youngsters

[ad_1] NBA trade season typically sees a few dozen players dealt, but far more come close. At any given time, only a dozen or so players in all of basketball are truly off-limits. Everyone else is at least getting discussed. That is how teams typically spend this period between the Finals and the NBA Draft. They’re planning their offseasons, checking …

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