Tweet of the Night: Kentucky upsets Wichita State, NBA players take notice

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The NCAA tournament has given us plenty to talk about after its first weekend. We’ve been treated to six overtime games (the tournament record is seven), big time upsets (Duke, Syracuse and Kansas all failed to win more than one game) and memorable finishes (ask THE University of Dayton). But between all of the madness that has commenced this week, one game has managed to stand above the rest: No. 8 seed Kentucky vs. No. 1 seed Wichita State.  [Read more…]

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DraftStreet Fantasy Spin: Sunday, March 23, 2014

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In just three days, the biggest individual DraftStreet NBA contest since Christmas Day takes place. The winner of the NBA Big Score will win $50,000 out of a total prize pool of $150,000, with the top 400 finishers winning at least $100. All it takes to enter is a DraftStreet account and $55. If you don’t have a DraftStreet account, you can sign up using this link. Sunday sees a light schedule in the NBA, with three afternoon games and

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May: The Future of Four Floundering Flagship Franchises

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We are about to witness what may be a first in the long history of the NBA. For the first time, four of the league’s flagship franchises could well be out of the playoffs. OK, the Knicks aren’t technically out of the race in the Hindenburg Conference, but they have a lot of ground to make up on Atlanta – four games in the loss column with 13 to play. The Celtics, Lakers and 76ers all are making plans for the

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DraftStreet Fantasy Spin: Saturday, March 22, 2014

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In less than a week, the biggest individual DraftStreet NBA contest since Christmas Day takes place. The winner of the NBA Big Score will win $50,000 out of a total prize pool of $150,000, with the top 400 finishers winning at least $100. All it takes to enter is a DraftStreet account and $55. If you don’t have a DraftStreet account, you can sign up using this link. There are no afternoon games today, as the first of eight NBA

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10 Fast Facts from Last Night’s Games — Gasol & Westbrook Suffer Injuries, Durant Drops 51, Nash Returns

If it wasn’t before, the race for NBA MVP is all but over now. Some of the association’s best were in action on Friday, March 21. When it was all said and done, a number of different stars and teams did enough for the NBA to rival what was yet another wild day during the 2014 NCAA Tournament. Here’s everything that you need to know about last night’s action. [Read more…]

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