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Lowe's 10 Things: Spectacular Sixer, OKC youngster and Warrior genius

This week we highlight Joel Embiid chase-downs, Jayson Tatum's defense and Joey Buckets.

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Rockets being cautious with Harden vs. Warriors

Tim MacMahon says James Harden has flu-like symptoms on top of his cervical strain and will sit against the Warriors on Saturday night.

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Decisions, Decisions

Which Superstars will change teams

Predicting NBA superstar moves: KD, Kyrie, AD and Kawhi

We polled the ESPN Forecast panel of experts for their votes on the next teams for star players.

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LeBron James reflects on how he chose to announce his “Decision” to leave Cleveland for Miami in 2010.

Thunder top Jazz in 2OT

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George's 45 points include game winner in 2OT thriller

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'That was a statement': Paul George's confidence is becoming unconditional

A comeback, a windmill and a game winner: Paul George gave the Jazz fits in winning time.

Raptors ruin DeRozan's return

DeRozan's return to Toronto ends in defeat

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DeMar DeRozan returns to Toronto love fest, but can't get fairy-tale ending

The star who inspired a generation of Canadian players by staying and building something special in Toronto returned to the city he never wanted to leave.

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Jeremy Lin on being the only Asian-American in the NBA: 'At times it kind of sucks'

Jeremy Lin on being the only Asian-American in the NBA: 'At times it kind of sucks'

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Ujiri aims to find the next Embiid through African league

"So, you mean to tell me with the development of basketball on the continent ... there aren't two guys like [Joel Embiid and Giannis Antetokounmpo] walking around?" Toronto's Masai Ujiri said.

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LeBron thrives in this uncomfortable sprint to playoffs

This Lakers win was a welcome relief after the drama that has consumed the team.

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Projecting 2nd half

Projecting the winners of the biggest NBA playoff races

Will the Lakers make the playoffs? Kevin Pelton breaks down the tightest races.

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Contenders, playoff hopefuls and lottery dreamers to watch down the stretch

Are LeBron and the Lakers in trouble? Can the Warriors hang on to No. 1 in the West? We're setting you up for the season's final two months.

The top storylines to watch in the NBA's stretch run

Who will emerge in the Eastern Conference? Will LeBron and the Lakers make the playoffs?

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DeRozan, Lowry remain brothers even after trade

Who takes eighth in brutal Western Conference?

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    No matter where he spends the rest of his career, Kevin Durant is determined to set himself up for success for the rest of his life.