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FILE - At left, in a March 20, 2019, file photo, Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving is shown during an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Philadelphia. At right, in a May 8, 2019, file photo, Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant is shown during the first half of Game 5 of the team's second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif. Just three seasons ago, the Brooklyn Nets were the worst team in the NBA. On Sunday, June 30, they were the story of the league. They agreed to deals with superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving as part of a sensational start to free agency, giving the longtime No. 2 team in New York top billing in the Big Apple. (AP Photo/File)
July 01, 2019 - 1:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Just three seasons ago, the Brooklyn Nets were the worst team in the NBA. On Sunday, they were the story of the league. They agreed to deals with superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving as part of a sensational start to free agency, giving the longtime No. 2 team in New York top...
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June 30, 2019 - 6:26 pm
In a bit of a shocking move, the Bucks and Pacers have agreed to a sign-and-trade deal, with Malcolm Brogdon heading to Indiana in return for a future first round pick and two second round picks. Brogdon will sign a four year, $85 million dollar deal with the Pacers Didn't see this one coming...
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June 30, 2019 - 5:39 pm
The Bucks are doing whatever they can to retain the nucleus that won 60 games and got to the Conference Finals - making two huge moves as free agency began. Khris Middleton and Brook Lopez are both expected to sign long term deals with the Bucks Can confirm the @wojespn report that Brook Lopez is...
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The Wendy's Big Show
June 28, 2019 - 9:30 pm
The Wendy’s Big Show, 2PM Hour: The Brewers called up Keston Hiura and Tyler Saladino, optioned Travis Shaw and designated Hernan Perez for assignment. How much better do those moves make the team? Gary, Sparky, LeRoy and Billy debate. Giannis’ new sneakers are out, but will you buy a pair? The...
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The Wendy's Big Show
June 28, 2019 - 9:30 pm
The Wendy’s Big Show, 3PM Hour: A restricted free agent, the price tag associated with Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon continues to rise. If you were the Bucks, how much would you be willing to pay to keep the Prez in the Green & Cream? Sparky, Gary, LeRoy and Billy debate.
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June 28, 2019 - 3:29 pm
...for Greece in this year's basketball World Cup in China. Whether star players should compete in international exhibitions during the NBA offseason has been an oft debated in league circles, most of which circle around the risk of injury and the teams' consequent loss -- both on the court and on...
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FILE - In this March 16, 2019, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, right, argues a call with referee Steve Anderson (35) during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers, in San Antonio. It's likely NBA coaches will be challenging one call per game next season. The league told teams Friday, June 28, 2019, that, pending expected approval by the board of governors on July 9, coaches may challenge a personal foul charged to their team, a called out-of-bounds violation, a goaltending violation or a basket-interference violation. No other call may be challenged. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
June 28, 2019 - 12:33 pm
NBA coaches likely will be challenging one call per game next season. The league told teams Friday that, pending expected approval by the board of governors on July 9, coaches may challenge a personal foul charged to their team, a called out-of-bounds violation, a goaltending violation or a basket-...
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The Wendy's Big Show
June 27, 2019 - 8:15 pm
The Wendy’s Big Show, 2PM Hour: Travis Shaw and Jesus Aguilar still remain on the Brewers 25-man roster despite their sub-par play at the plate. Is Craig Counsell wrong for holding onto these veterans, while Keston Hiura continues to dominate Triple-A?  Gary, LeRoy, Sparky and Billy debate and take...
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The Wendy's Big Show
June 25, 2019 - 11:15 pm
The Wendy’s Big Show, 5PM Hour: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Mike Budenholzer and Jon Horst won big at the 2019 NBA Awards, but do you still have reservations about the Bucks front office? Now that they’ve each got (at least) an MVP, who’ll be the NEXT guy to win one: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Aaron Rodgers...
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