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More Ja drama — Jackson vs. Jokic — Philadelphia Second-Rounders

Monday, May 15th, 2023 The Opening Tip Jayson Tatum is a Game 7 legend Mark Jackson forgot to put Nikola Jokic on his MVP ballot The Sixers are massive chokers 1. Maybe Ja Morant is the bad influence
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RIP regular season — Steph — PHX-DEN

Monday, May 1st, 2023 The Opening Tip Steph Curry is inevitable The Suns don't shoot enough 3-pointers ABC broke out some pre-2001 b-roll yesterday 1. The regular season: 1946-2023 The NBA's
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Team of the 2020s — Zion(?) — #SoupGate

Fri, April 14th, 2023 The Opening Tip New NBA kid has gone viral This Zion situation seems not good JR Smith has set the record straight on #SoupGate 1. The OKC Thunder will soon be our overlords The
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Kings, finally — Caitlin Clark! — Beal vs. Bettor

Fri, March 31st, 2023 The Opening Tip There's a must-see WCBB game tonight There's some must-not-watch tanking happening in the NBA right now Bradley Beal's in trouble for snapping on a
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Ja, reranked — Knicks vibe check — Harden & Houston

Tues, March 7th, 2023 The Opening Tip Grant Williams joined the choke-job Hall of Fame last night Knicks fans are emerging from their cocoon of misery The weirdest rumor in the NBA might have some
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NBA’s worst writer — 38,388 — Deadline buzz

Wed, Feb 8th, 2023 The Opening Tip LeBron got the record last night We have a new game show The NBA's premier insider needs our help 1. Every NBA deadline rumor summed up in 85 words *Inhales*
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January in buckets — Poor Wizards fans — STAY ME7O

Fri, Jan 20th, 2023 The Opening Tip The Warriors lost last night, but we got a vintage Steph moment Another bad lottery pick for the Wizards We have important Carmelo Anthony news 1. January's
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January 6 x NBA — 71 points! — Bones says hi

Fri, Jan 6th, 2023 The Opening Tip New Bones Hyland meme just dropped You don't see 71 points very often The Mavs without Luka are nothing 1. The NBA's most likely January 6 contributors,
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BK’s back — Xmas games, ranked — Scoring boom

Fri, Dec 23rd, 2022 The Opening Tip The best young star is in Oklahoma City The number of 20-point scorers is overwhelming Our favorite Christmas Day matchups 1. How bad a coach must Steve Nash've
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Luka’s LeBron years — Tatum vs. Haslem — Fairytales are over

Fri, Dec 2nd, 2022 The Opening Tip A 42-year-old tried to guard an MVP candidate The descent of the surprising-start teams has begun New sneaker war just dropped 1. The Luka honeymoon is over Last
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Jazz > Wolves — ROY race is over — NBA PR disasters

Wed, Nov 9th, 2022 The Opening Tip The No. 1 pick already looks like an NBA All-Star There's another NBA disaster being shadowed by Kyrie Irving The scoring boom continues 1. The Timberwolves got
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Post-hope Lakers — Ben Simmons¡ — Franchise evaluations

Friday, October 28th, 2022 The Opening Tip When he takes shots, Ben Simmons airballs them Important Brian Windhorst content The Warriors are worth, uh, a lot 1. The post-hope Lakers The Lakers are a
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Ma$cot Rocky — Wemby Week — Draymond vs. Poole

Friday, October 7th, 2022 The Opening Tip Victor Wembanyama is as good as advertised There's now footage of Draymond Green laying out Jordan Poole The NBA is definitely on track to go from 30 teams
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EuroBasket fun — Giannis vs. Joes — In-season tourney

Monday, September 12th, 2022 The Opening Tip Giannis playing against non-NBAers is something An in-season tournament could be coming to the NBA The 2022-23 season is creeping closer 1. There is good
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Pro-Am beef — LBJ extension — Casting call

Monday, August 8th, 2022 The Opening Tip A camper embarrasses an NBA player A big decision for LeBron looms Your chance to cosplay a 1980s Laker or Celtic 1. Dejounte Murray's aggro boy summer
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LeBron at Drew — Embiid 🕺 — ABA settlement

Tuesday, July 19th, 2022 The Opening Tip We have some wholesome Joel Embiid content Old ABAers get a long-awaited win Free-agency quick hits! 1. LeBron pulls up to the Drew League, plays close game
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Brad(L)ey Bea(L) — Zion! — KD wants out

Friday, July 1st, 2022 The Opening Tip Zion is back to dunking (on little kids at the Y) The Nets finally had enough of KD and Kyrie An update on Brittney Griner 1. Bradley Beal is (a) rich (loser) One
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Steph’s GOAT status — NBA Draft — John Wall 🤑

Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 The Opening Tip We revisit our all-time rankings equation NBA Draft prep John Wall is richer and more well-rested than all of us Tonight's NBA Draft 1. Steph's
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Great, stupid Celtics — 7-pt play — The children!

Thursday, June 9th, 2022 The Opening Tip We saw (maybe?) the first-ever 7-point possession last night. Klay Thompson wants you to think about the children. More context came out yesterday regarding the
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Blowout city — All-NBA teams — Draymond’s brick

Wednesday, May 25th, 2022 The Opening Tip Draymond did something we've never seen before. Teams with the most All-NBA First-Teamers over the last decade. More mind-blowing Luka stats. Tonight's