NBA Best Bets Today: Denver Nuggets & More, December 8

The Miami Heat host the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday, December 8th. The Houston Rockets face the San Antonio Spurs in a Western Conference matchup. The Denver Nuggets travel to the Moda Center to take on the Portland Trail Blazers. The Nuggets are looking to snap a losing streak and will have the best player on the court in Nikola Jokic.
#NikolaJokic #MiamiHeat #WesternConference #ModaCenter #News #Sports #Basketball

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Los Angeles Clippers vs

The Los Angeles Clippers (14-12) are coming into tonight's game off the back of a loss to the Orlando Magic. The Miami Heat (11-14) have lost two games in a row to the Detroit Pistons. The Heat have a number of injuries and ailments at the moment, including Omer Yurtseven and Dewayne Dedmon. The Clippers have Norman Powell out due to a groin injury and Luke Kennard is questionable.
#OmerYurtseven #LosAngelesClippers #Season #News #Sports #Basketball

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NBA best bets: Best prop bets for Nuggets vs

The Denver Nuggets take on the Portland Trail Blazers on December 8, 2022. The Nuggets are looking to snap a three-game skid while the Blazers are looking for their third win in a row. New users of BetMGM Sportsbook can win $200 in free bets when any player scores a 3-pointer.
#DenverNuggets #News #Sports #Basketball

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When Shaquille O'Neal revealed challenges of his sexual life owing to his size: “It’s all about geometry, 7’1”, that’s why you gotta arch that back”

Shaquille O'Neal was one of the most dominant centers in NBA history. Shaq was asked how he has sex with such a height difference. The former MVP has five biological children and one stepchild. He recently challenged Scottie Pippen and his son to a game of two-on-two for money.
#ShaquilleONeal #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

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NBA injury report, December 8: Updates for Jimmy Butler, Devin Vassell, Michael Porter Jr., Paul George, more - DraftKings Nation

Paul George and Kawhi Leonard are missing from Thursday’s NBA schedule. Josh Hart should be in line for big minutes in DFS lineups. Kevin Porter Jr. (knee) is doubtful for the Denver Nuggets. Keldon Johnson is likely the only viable DFS play for the Spurs.
#PaulGeorge #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

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‘What happened?’ Warriors blow four-point lead with 13.9sec left against Jazz

Simone Fontecchio dunked with 1.4 seconds remaining off Nickeil Alexander-Walker's steal. Malik Beasley made a three-pointer with 7.8 seconds to play. Jordan Poole tied a season high with 36 points for Golden State and Jonathan Kuminga had a season-high 24.
#SimoneFontecchio #’Warriors #News #Sports #Basketball

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James Wiseman rejoins Warriors for game in Utah: ‘I’m grateful to be back up here’

James Wiseman returns to the NBA for the first time since Nov. 14. Wiseman averaged 15.6 points and 10.1 rebounds in seven starts for Santa Cruz. The Warriors were outscored by 73 points during Wiseman’s 147 minutes on the court in his 11 previous NBA games this season.
#JamesWiseman #NBA #Utah #News #Sports #Basketball


What is the Maurice Podoloff Trophy and how is NBA giving out the award?

The NBA has officially re-designed the trophies that will be handed out at the end of the season. The league revealed the news through its official Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon. The award will be given to the team with the best regular-season record. The trophy features a crystal basketball that is held up by two pillars and two rings, symbolizing the Eastern and Western Conferences.
#MauricePodo #NBA #WesternConference #loffTrophy #News #Sports #Basketball


NBA Scores: Only a nasty fever can stop Anthony Davis -

Donovan Mitchell scored 43 points (17-27 FG) in Cleveland's 116-102 win over the Lakers. Jarrett Allen made his return from a back injury to score 24 points in the first quarter. Anthony Davis left the game with “flu-like symptoms” including a 101 degree fever. Detroit Pistons beat Miami 116-96 despite being without Cade Cunningham.
#DonovanMitchell #Cleveland #News #Sports #Basketball


NBA: Andrew Nembhard leads Pacers into battle with Timberwolves

Andrew Nembhard is averaging 15.6 points and 7.2 assists while shooting 53.4 percent from the floor. Indiana Pacers beat Golden State Warriors 112-104 on Monday. Minnesota Timberwolves have lost four of their last five games. Wolves have won their last three meetings against Indiana, including 115-101 victory on Nov. 23.
#AndrewNembhard #IndianaPacers #News #Sports #Basketball


Kenny Smith Shove Shaquille O’Neal Into a Christmas Tree on ‘Inside the NBA’ Segment - Sports Illustrated

Kenny Smith and Shaq O’Neal race each other from the anchor desk to the video board. The Jet got out to an early lead but still shoved The Diesel into the brawny Christmas tree before making it to the screen. The four-time NBA champion tumbled over gifts under the tree before landing on his back in a heap.
#KennySmith #Jet #News #Sports #Basketball


Warriors Steph Curry, Draymond Green, Andrew Wiggins out vs

Steph Curry, Draymond Green, and Andrew Wiggins will miss Wednesday's game against the Utah Jazz. Curry is out due to left ankle soreness, Green is out with hip and hip problems. Wiggins is out for his second straight game with right adductor tightness. James Wiseman is back in the NBA after three weeks in the G League.
#StephCurry #Warriors #GLeague #News #Sports #Basketball


NBA DFS Injury Report December 6: Anthony Davis Dominating for Los Angeles Lakers Despite Back Issue

Anthony Davis, Jimmy Butler, LeBron James, and Cade Cunningham are key players we're looking at today. Plenty of players have already been ruled out and some could potentially be ruled in. Keep an eye out for the latest NBA injury news which could open up value for our NBA DFS top picks tonight.
#AnthonyDavis #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

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Celtics Star Forward Jayson Tatum Opens Up About Being MVP Front Runner - Sports Illustrated Boston Celtics News, Analysis and More

Jayson Tatum is averaging career-highs with 30.8 points and 8.3 rebounds per game. The Boston Celtics have been the best team in the NBA so far this season. The Celtics have the best record in the league at 20-5 and have been an offensive juggernaut. Robert Williams has been out of action since the start of the season with knee surgery.
#JaysonTatum #BostonCeltics #News #Sports #Basketball

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NBA fake viral videos: Steph Curry’s barely made the list of greatest stunts -

Stephen Curry posted a fake viral video of him shooting five full-court shots in rapid-fire succession. AP Sports Writer Janie McCauley confirmed that the video was indeed manufactured. This latest video is the latest in the history of fake NBA viral videos. Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Klay Thompson have all made fake viral videos of themselves.
#StephCurry #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

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Warriors Rumors: Draymond Green Reveals Top 5 NBA Players Ever

Draymond Green says LeBron James, Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, and Shaquille O’Neal are the best players in NBA history. Stephen Curry is averaging 30.8 points, 6.7 rebounds, and 7.1 assists on 51.1% shooting from the field. The Warriors point guard has been putting up some of the best numbers of his career this season.
#DraymondGreen #NBA #News #Sports #Basketball

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Nike splits with NBA star Kyrie Irving after anti-Semitism row - News

Nike splits with NBA star Kyrie Irving after anti-Semitism row. He refused to apologise, and was suspended for eight games, forfeiting millions of dollars in salary. The tie-up — reportedly worth around $11 million to the athlete — was one of the largest in the sporting world.
#KyrieIrving #Nike #Semi #News #Sports #Basketball

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Lakers News: How LeBron James Feels About Recent Play Of Anthony Davis - All Lakers

LeBron James has praised All-NBA L.A. Center Anthony Davis as an MVP-caliber player. Davis is just the fourth player in NBA history to score 99 or more points on better than 70% shooting in any two-game stretch. Davis's 28.6 points per game, 12.8 rebounds a night, and 59% field goal shooting this season all mark career highs.
#LeBronJames #Lakers #All #News #Sports #Basketball

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NBA Power Rankings: Dallas Mavericks Rising After 'Impressive' Wins - Sports Illustrated Dallas Mavericks News, Analysis and More

Dallas Mavericks move up from No. 12 to 10 in this week's NBA power rankings. The Mavs are teetering on the edge of play-in range with upcoming games against three of the best teams in the NBA. Luka Dončić's 40-point triple-double helped the team to beat the Golden State Warriors and New York Knicks.
#LukaDončić #DallasMavericks #News #Sports #Basketball

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Draymond Green Explains Why LeBron James Is Better Than Michael Jordan - Sports Illustrated Miami Heat News, Analysis and More

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green says LeBron James is the best player in the NBA. Green also gave his top five players to Michael Jordan, Kobe, Steph 4, Shaq 5. Green: "There's nobody that has ever played the game of basketball that can do what LeBron James does on a basketball court"
#DraymondGreen #SportsIllustratedMiamiHeat #News #Sports #Basketball

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