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Bucks, Lakers Grab NBA Conference Championships, Top Playoff Seeds As Strat-O-Matic Completes Season

Giannis Antetokounmpo (Keith Allison)

When the NBA suspended play on March 12, about 15-17 games per team short of a full 82-game schedule, fans across North America were deprived of some exciting races for playoff berths and seeding positions. So Strat-O-Matic (www.strat-o-matic.com), the market leader in sports simulations, played out the rest of the ...

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‘Jump Shot’ Originator Sailors Featured In New Documentary

Life Magazine

Like the curveball in baseball, forward pass in football and slap shot in hockey, it seems like the jump shot, as essential an element in basketball as the dribble, has always been a part of the game. But there was a time in each sport before those game-changers came into ...

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NBA Classics Airing on SiriusXM This Week

credit: Keith Allison

The SiriusXM NBA Radio channel continues to air two classic NBA games each night at 7:00 pm ET/4:00 pm PT and 10:00 pm ET/7:00 pm PT, giving NBA fans access to rebroadcasts of some of the NBA’s most exciting games and standout performances. This week, listeners will hear a rebroadcast ...

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SiriusXM to Air Classic NBA Games Showcasing Hall of Famers Bryant, Duncan Garnett

credit: Keith Allison

The SiriusXM NBA Radio channel will re-air two classic NBA Finals games tonight that celebrate standout performances from three of the stars of the 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class – Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett. Tonight, April 8, at 7:00 pm ET/4:00 pm PT, listeners ...

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Altman Vilandrie & Company: NBA Ratings Decline Driven by Injuries to Top Superstars

Kawhi Leonard (credit: 	Chensiyuan)

A rash of injuries to several of the NBA’s top superstars has directly contributed to an early season dip in television ratings, according to research conducted by strategic consulting firm Altman Vilandrie & Company in partnership with MoffettNathanson. Overall, four of the top five players selected by NBA fans as favorites to watch ...

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Upper Deck Adds Anthony Davis

Upper Deck’s new Anthony Davis memorabilia collection kicks off with exclusive signed and inscribed basketballs as well as autographed home, away and alternate design jerseys and unique signed images. Fans can view and purchase the items starting today at https://upperdeckstore.com/anthony-davis

The Upper Deck Company, the worldwide leader in sports memorabilia, is excited to announce the addition of Anthony Davis to its Upper Deck Authenticated ever-growing roster of exclusive superstar athletes. Earlier this month, the new Los Angeles Lakers star signed a full collection of memorabilia items that launched today on UpperDeckStore.com. Hailing ...

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Players’ Tribune, Amazon Prime Video Highlight ‘Unstoppable’ NBA, NFL Stars

Marcus Smart (credit: Keith Allison)

The Players’ Tribune (TPT) joins Amazon Prime Video for their third marketing collaboration to promote Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Season Two. For this campaign, TPT has tapped New Orleans Pelicans’ Lonzo Ball, Kansas City Chiefs’ Tyrann Mathieu, Dallas Cowboys’ Jaylon Smith, Boston Celtics’ Marcus Smart and Miami Heat’s Jimmy Butler to highlight a new set of unstoppable heroes — athletes. Echoing the ...

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Former NBA Commissioner David Stern Joins WSC Sports in Advisor Role

David Stern (Fortune Live Media)

WSC Sports, the leader in AI-powered sports video content, today announced that David Stern, NBA Commissioner Emeritus, has joined the company in an advisory role along with John Kosner, former EVP, Digital Media at ESPN. In this role, Stern and Kosner will assist WSC Sports as it makes a significant ...

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N.Y. NBA, NHL Drafts Focus of MSG Network’s ‘Rookie Week’

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In advance of the upcoming NBA and NHL Drafts, MSG Networks (NYSE: MSGN) today announced the launch of “Rookie Week, presented by Squarespace” a full week of rookie-themed programming airing across the network’s linear, digital and social platforms. The all-week takeover will kick-off today and provide viewers with extensive, in-depth ...

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NBA Finalist Warriors, Raptors Top Thuuz Sports Most Exciting Rankings For May

Warriors at Wizards 2/28/17

Thuuz Sports, the most powerful automated video highlights production platform for worldwide sports, today announced their May Top 10 most exciting games, with the NBA taking most of the attention of fans around the country. Topping the list was the Portland Trailblazers four OT NBA Playoff win over the Denver ...

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