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  • CJOnline
  • Seacoastonline.com
  • Cape Cod Times
  • Providence Journal
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  • Bucks County Courier Times
  • The Intelligencer
  • El Paso Times
  • Chicago Sun-Times
  • Enquirer
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Recent articles by Jeff:

LeBron James scoring tracker: The race to eclipse Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's NBA points record

LeBron James should pass former Los Angeles Lakers great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and become the NBA’s all-time leading scorer in early February. → Read More

Brooklyn Nets officially name Jacque Vaughn head coach

Vaughn replaces Steve Nash, who was fired after a 2-5 start and amid franchise chaos that included Kyrie Irving’s promotion of an antisemitic film. → Read More

Brooklyn Nets fire head coach Steve Nash amid tumultuous start to season

Off to a 2-5 start, the Nets decided to cut ties with Nash, who was in his third season of his first head-coaching job. → Read More

Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka faces potential suspension for violating team policy

Udoka is facing possible disciplinary action for his role in a consensual relationship with a woman who is on the team’s staff. → Read More

NBA draft 2022: First-round pick-by-pick analysis and complete results

The NBA welcomed its newest class of rookies in Thursday's draft. USA TODAY Sports breaks down the first round with pick-by-pick analysis. → Read More

NBA draft 2022: First-round pick-by-pick analysis and complete results

The NBA welcomed its newest class of rookies in Thursday's draft. USA TODAY Sports breaks down the first round with pick-by-pick analysis. → Read More

NBA draft 2022: First-round pick-by-pick analysis and complete results

The NBA welcomed its newest class of rookies in Thursday's draft. USA TODAY Sports breaks down the first round with pick-by-pick analysis. → Read More

2022 NBA mock draft: No clear-cut No. 1 for Magic, unpredictable lottery picks add excitement

With the NBA draft just a day away, it's still unclear who the Orlando Magic will take No. 1. Three players are in the mix. → Read More

Warriors close out Celtics in Game 6 to win fourth NBA championship in eight years

Steph Curry scored 34 points as the Warriors delivered a masterclass in closing out the NBA Finals on the road with a 103-90 win in Boston. → Read More

Steph Curry, Warriors top Celtics in Game 4 thriller to even NBA Finals at 2-2: Five key takeaways

Steph Curry poured in 43 points to lead the Warriors to a 107-97 win that sends the series back to San Francisco tied at 2-2. → Read More

Celtics look to be in driver's seat vs. Warriors in NBA Finals ahead of series-altering Game 4

Boston has emerged as the better team with a 2-1 lead, but that's no guarantee of a title. Which makes Game 4 such a massive, series-altering affair. → Read More

Boston Celtics, Golden State Warriors unite with 'End Gun Violence' shirts at NBA Finals Game 2

Golden State coach Steve Kerr, Boston coach Ime Udoka walked into their pregame press conference wearing an “End Gun Violence” T-shirt. → Read More

Warriors rout Celtics in Game 2 to bounce back, even NBA Finals at 1-1

Golden State used a signature third-quarter surge to build a big lead and did not let up this time, finishing off a 107-88 win over Boston in Game 2. → Read More

Celtics rally past Warriors with huge fourth quarter to steal Game 1 of NBA Finals: Key takeaways

Boston outscored Golden State 40-16 in the final frame and pulled away for a 120-108 win in Game 1 to steal homecourt advantage. → Read More

Boston Celtics advance to NBA Finals after Game 7 win over Miami Heat

The Boston Celtics are in the NBA Finals for the 22nd time in franchise history, and will square off against the Golden State Warriors → Read More

Boston Celtics reach NBA Finals the hard way after wild series vs. Miami Heat

After a sometimes chaotic Eastern Conference finals against, the Boston Celtics are back in the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010. → Read More

Jimmy Butler scores 47 points as Heat hold off Celtics to force Game 7 in Eastern Conference finals

Jimmy Butler wouldn't be denied, scoring a playoff career-high 47 points as the Heat won 109-103 to force a decisive final game back home in Miami. → Read More

Los Angeles Lakers reach deal with Darvin Ham to be new head coach

The Lakers have agreed to a four-year deal with former Bucks assistant Darvin Ham as their head coach, sources tell USA TODAY Sports. → Read More

Jayson Tatum, Celtics beat Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks in all-time duel to force decisive Game 7

Jayson Tatum scored 46 points as the Celtics overcame 44 from Giannis Antetokounmpo to beat the Bucks 108-95 and force Game 7 back in Boston. → Read More

Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic to be named NBA MVP for second consecutive season

For the second consecutive season, Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic was named the leagues MVP over Joel Embiid and Giannis Antetokounmpo. → Read More