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Carmelo Anthony is the last great American ball hog

Gregg Popovich says there's no beauty in basketball anymore. Melo's fall helps make his case.

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Magic accuses Pelinka of 'backstabbing'

Magic Johnson says Rob Pelinka was the person he was referring to with his "backstabbing" comments when he resigned from the Lakers.

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Magic: Walton situation was 'straw that broke the camel's back'

Magic Johnson explains that he wanted to fire Luke Walton, but Lakers executive Tim Harris wanted to retain him.

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