Leonard, Spurs spoil Durant's Warriors debut with blowout

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs put on such a basketball show they sent the loyal Golden State fans to a rare early exit. What a strange sight at Oracle Arena for opening night and Kevin Durant's long-awaited Warriors debut....

Lillard scores 39, Blazers run home-opening win streak to 16

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Damian Lillard scored 39 points and the Portland Trail Blazers extended their winning streak in home openers to a league-record 16 straight games with a 113-104 victory over the Utah Jazz on Tuesday night....

James has triple-double as Cavs rout Knicks 117-88 in opener

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James took time to reflect as the Cleveland Cavaliers raised their championship banner....

Bling and baseball: Cleveland at center of sports storm

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- Blinking back tears, LeBron James extended his right ring finger, the one sparkling with 400 diamonds, and touched the championship banner....

County rejected $384M offer to buy Palace of Auburn Hills
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Suburban Detroit officials say they rejected a $384 million offer in June to buy the Palace of Auburn Hills....

Best foot forward: 76ers' Embiid set for long-awaited debut

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- With a dunk contest, half court shots and "Juju on that Beat " dancing contest finished, Joel Embiid turned back toward Philadelphia 76ers fans at an open practice....

Here are 10 things to know going into the NBA season

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MIAMI (AP) -- The offseason is over. And only 1,230 games are left until the playoffs start....