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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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Zion, Tacko Fall and the best plays of NBA Summer League

Check out the best plays from NBA summer league, including highlights from Zion Williamson, Jaxson Hayes, Tacko Fall, RJ Barrett and Brandon Clarke.




Kellerman laughs when Hollins says Rondo is better than CP3

Ryan Hollins says he would rather have Rajon Rondo over Chris Paul since he has more left in the tank. Hollins goes on to say that Rondo is a better overall player as well.




Barkley has advice for Embiid and Simmons

Charles Barkley urges the 76ers to tell Joel Embiid to get in shape and Ben Simmons to get a jump shot, and then they will be favorites in the East.




Is Shaq ready to kiss Steve Kerr's feet?

In 2004, Shaquille O'Neal states that if another coach takes a team to the NBA Finals four out of five years then he will kiss their feet, which Steve Kerr just did that with the Warriors.

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