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Is there trouble in The Land?

Despite LeBron James averaging his most points per game in eight years, the Cavaliers are currently struggling this season. Dave McMenamin takes an in depth look at the Cavaliers' recent issues and how it compares to previous teams.

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All-Star Game

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LeBron wants to win the All-Star Game.

As one of the captains of the All-Star Game, LeBron James explains that he will pick the best players that will help his team win the game rather than picking for fun.

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Curry would pick Giannis for ASG squad so he doesn't get dunked on.

When asked on who he wants on his All-Star team, Steph Curry picks Giannis Antetokounmpo because he doesn't want Giannis dunking on him like he did in last year's game.

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Will Rihanna give all-star Embidd second chance ?

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Embiid on Rihanna: 'Move on to the next one.'

Years ago, Joel Embiid was turned down by Rihanna, who said he needed to be an All-Star. Now that he is a starter, he's moving on from her.

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Simmons says Embiid has to 'shoot his shot' for Rihanna.

Now that Joel Embiid is an All-Star, his teammates Ben Simmons and T.J. McConnell agree that Embiid should have another opportunity with Rihanna.

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Coach Lue on Cavs' struggles

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Lue says Cavs need to get Love more touches.

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue explains that, with the team's offense struggling, they should find a way to get Kevin Love the basketball more.

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LeBron hitting milestones despite tough campaign

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Stephen A. doesn't want LeBron to make excuses.

Stephen A. Smith does not like LeBron James calling this his most challenging season yet because it takes pressure off him to win a championship.

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Fultz getting a media pass doing rookie year

Stephen A.: LaVar has helped give Fultz a 'pass.'

Stephen A. Smith says LaVar Ball has moved the media's attention to Lonzo Ball, taking the publicity off No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz.

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19 Jan. I Results

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19 Jan. | Watch NBA action live on Kwesé TV

NBA Insights

Expert analysis on latest talking points

NBA Talking Points

18 Jan. | Post-action News and Insights

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Melo is having fun after accepting new role.

Carmelo Anthony talks about how his new role on the Thunder has led him to enjoy the game lately.

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News and insight

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All-Star Game

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18 Jan. | Watch NBA action live on Kwesé TV

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18 Jan. Games | Watch NBA action live on Kwesé TV

Clippers-Hornets Fallout

Paul return to L.A. prompts animosity

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CP3's L.A. Reunion turns ugly.

Chris Paul scores 19 points in his first game against the Clippers in Los Angeles, but the Rockets lost and things got heated.

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Argy-bargy during Magic loss

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Latest injury news

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17 Jan. | Reports and stats

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Paul Pierce to have jersey retired

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Pierce remembers playing in '95 McDonald's All American game.

Paul Pierce fondly recalls trying to recruit teammate Kevin Garnett to his Inglewood high school after winning the championship.

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Pierce: Cavs might be not make it out of the East.

Paul Pierce is concerned that Cleveland won't be facing the Warriors in the NBA Finals if they don't land a top 3 seed.

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Curry, LeBron in head-to-head battle

Rockets

Analysis of Paul, Rockets' altercation with Clippers

NBA Scoreboard

17 Jan. Games | Watch NBA action live on Kwesé TV

NBA on Martin Luther King Day

Basketball honours human rights activist

Clippers vs. Rockets Fallout

Acrimony on and off the court

Clippers

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Griffin sarcastic during postgame news conference.

Blake Griffin simply says that the responded to Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni with the same words that were shouted at him and then when asked about this words with Trevor Ariza he avoided the question with a sarcastic response.

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Paul loses on return to Los Angeles

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Rockets have a bone to pick with Clippers.

Mike Golic and Mike Golic Jr. weigh in on the confrontation between Chris Paul and his former teammates.

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Paul: 'It's always like that when you hoop.'

Rockets Chris Paul lays out the heated emotion that fueled his return to the Staples Center after his trade to Houston.

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Durant, Curry and co. beat Cavaliers again

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Curry compares dunk to 'unicorn sighting.'

Steph Curry makes light of his dunk attempt saying he thought he'd wake up from a dream.

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Warriors sweep Cavaliers for season.

Kevin Durant leads the Warriors over the Cavaliers with 32 points to take the season series 2-0.

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LeBron and co. can't find the answers vs. Warriors

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Stephen A. says Cavs need 'major change' to beat Warriors.

Stephen A. Smith wouldn't be surprised if Cleveland returns to the NBA Finals, but can't see them getting past Golden State.

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LeBron on Warriors: 'You wanna play well against them.'

LeBron James says he values the regular season matchups with the Warriors as a good way to see where they are at after facing them in 3 straight Finals.

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Ball misses loss against Grizzlies

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Lonzo doesn't expect to be out long.

Lonzo Ball explains when he suffered his sprained knee and believes he won't be out too long.

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16 Jan. Games | Reports and stats

76ers

Fultz on way back as Raptors beaten

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Legler on Fultz: 'He might need a sports psychologist.'

Tim Legler joins SVP to discuss Markelle Fultz's shooting motion that was seen in videos of him practicing and why his mechanics have changed so drastically.

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15 Jan. Night Games | Reports and stats

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15-16 Jan. | Watch NBA action live on Kwesé TV

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Silver: Africa unlikely to get NBA game in near future.

NBA commissioner Adam Silver says it's unlikely that Africa will see a one off NBA game in the near future, as summer activity trips to the continent are more valuable.

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Player-ref issues boiling over

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Kornheiser: 'Personal disconnect' between refs and players.

Tony Kornheiser explains why he's never seen the relationship between NBA players and referees this contentious.

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