‘You want that opportunity’ — Current men’s college basketball coaches on why they transferred as players

Ten years ago, nearly 400 men’s college basketball players transferred following the 2011-12 season. With an average of one player per team deciding to transfer, critics within the game began…

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The best role players left in the NBA Playoffs

The Whiteboard is The Step Back’s daily basketball newsletter, covering the NBA, WNBA and more. Subscribe here to get it delivered to you via email each morning.’ The Boston Celtics evened…

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George Karl thinks a lot of the NBA players are addicted to performance-enhancing drugs: “It’s obvious some of our players are doping” – Basketball Network

Karl believes that performance-enhancing drugs are becoming a real problem in the NBA, and players are abusing it because of their accessibility and all the benefits they bring to athletes…

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Shaquille O’Neal would like to see NBA players ignore the hecklers

Shaquille O’Neal and Sloane Stephens have both been taunted many times but learned to never react to what was being said in the crowd. It wasn’t always a pleasant experience…

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Jason Kidd says Mavericks need players besides Luka Doncic to step up with Dallas in 2-0 hole against Phoenix Suns

PHOENIX — Dallas Mavericks coach Jason Kidd has delivered a similar message after both games so far in the Western Conference semifinals: Luka Doncic needs a lot more help against…

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Title favorites, players to watch and more

Our 2022 WNBA Season Preview is here, with championship favorites, players to watch, coaching changes, rising young players and more. The 2022 WNBA season is almost here, tipping-off Friday. In…

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