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According to TMZ, Hayes was arrested in the early hours of July 28th and charged with resisting arrest in Los Angeles. Police said they received a call about a potential domestic violence situation, which led them to the encounter with the New Orleans Hornets star big man at a residence. Hayes continually tried to enter the residence after repeatedly being asked to remain outside.  This eventually led to an altercation in which Hayes allegedly, according to the statement made by the LAPD, "pushed one of the officers against the wall." During the altercation, Hayes alleged that force was applied to his...

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Luka Doncic, Olympics 2020, Slovenia -

Slovenia are on their way to the Olympics Quarter Finals after taking down Japan and securing qualification, 116-81.  Luka Doncic led the way as expected, following a game in which he almost broke the record for most points scored in an Olympic game with 48. Against Japan, he dropped a cool 25 points to go along with 7 rebounds and 7 assists.      View this post on Instagram A post shared by FIBA (@fiba)     It seems that as long as Luka is in the lineup, team Slovenia can do no wrong. They are currently 15-0 in all...

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Nike Basketball -

The projected number 1 overall pick in this year's draft, Cunningham who spent a year at Nike sponsored Oklahoma State University has had a long-time affinity for the brand and now has signed what is reportedly the largest deal amongst the NBA 2021 draftees.  "More than anything, they show that athletes are more than just athletes, they really put the message out there for people to see. That was important to me. I felt like it was the perfect match for me." - Cunningham told ESPN.  Without even starting his NBA career yet, Cunningham is showing that his thought process...

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It seems that no matter what the stage is, no matter who is opponent is, Luka Doncic continues to shine. What more should we come to expect from a young man who has been a professional player since he was 13 years old.  Luka's scoring outburst has only been topped by Brazilian Hall Of Famer Oscar Schmidt, who scored 55 points back in the 1988 Olympic Games. This performance against Argentina led Slovenia to their first win in the group stages in what is also their debut in the Olympics in basketball, 118-100.      View this post on Instagram...

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He's had his ups and downs, but LiAngelo has been working and is looking to get back on track.  He's set to sign with the Charlotte Hornets and play for them in this year's Summer League in Las Vegas prior to the 2021-2022 Season. The move will see him paired again with his younger brother LaMelo Ball for the first time since their time together in Lithuania where they played for professional team Prienu Vytautas in 2017-2018.  LiAngelo went undrafted in the 2018 NBA Draft and then signed with the G League team Oklahoma City Blue - the affiliate team...

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