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NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA is establishing a confidential hotline for league and team employees to report concerns about misconduct in their workplace. The move comes after a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile environment for women in the Dallas Mavericks organization. Source link

CLEVELAND (AP) — Larry Nance Jr. will wear his father’s retired No. 22 with the Cavaliers. Source link

Developing the skills of the point guard is a tedious, careful, and slow process. Coaches can cultivate excellent point guards if they take the right approach to the mental aspect of the game first. Great point guards are tough, unselfish, understand the game, and mentally strong. A winning point guard is in command when the …

Block I-2

I’ve been there. You feel like you’re ready. You’ve put in the work. Hours and hours at the gym putting shots up, training with your friends, doing drills. Entire off-seasons put into a specific skill and then bam. It fails to translate to the games. You fail to translate to the games. Somehow when it’s …

An infusion of young talent gave Cleveland a kick-start before the All-Star break, but Tyronn Lue will still have to find a way to work Kevin Love back into the lineup when he’s healthy. Source link

Which players should you build your daily fantasy basketball lineups around on Thursday? Which ones should you avoid? Our experts have the answers. Source link

ESPN NBA reporters on whether Irving and Thomas will be rested, potential upside in Wiggins and Mudiay, plus a look at whether you should move on from Kawhi. Source link