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Recent articles by Chris:

Anthony Davis Return Takes Pressure Off LeBron, Lakers

If the star big man can stay healthy, L.A. has at least the potential to be formidable. → Read More

2023 NBA All-Star Picks for the Eastern Conference

With All-Star starters set to be announced Thursday, SI’s Chris Mannix unveils his roster selections for the East. → Read More

Kyrie Irving, Nets Showing How Potent They Can Be

What once seemed like a lost season for Irving, one that could have ended with him benched, traded or even outright released, seems to have been salvaged. → Read More

The Knicks Have a Chance to Prove Critics Wrong

It’s impossible to dismiss what New York is doing amid an eight-game win streak. → Read More

Dwyane Wade on LeBron's Record Chase and Life After Basketball

The future Hall of Famer also talks about returning to host, leaving Inside the NBA and more. → Read More

Which NBA Teams Need to Hit the Reset Button?

Our insiders debate the state of the Timberwolves, Bulls and Heat as the league approaches trade season. → Read More

How Long Can the Warriors Wait on Their Young Talent?

Our NBA insiders debate the present and future of the defending champs. → Read More

Everyone Wins With the Gervonta Davis–Ryan Garcia Agreement

Imagine a boxing world where TV networks and promotions work together to produce the biggest fights. → Read More

NBA Mailbag: Next for Kyrie? Thibs on the Hot Seat?

Answering questions on the Nets star and Knicks coach, plus thoughts on the strong starts by the Celtics and Jazz. → Read More

The Lakers’ Season Is Slipping Away

Time is already ticking for Los Angeles after three weeks into the season. → Read More

NBA Beware: The Jayson Tatum Takeover Is Coming

Tatum showed all signs of reaching for the league's crown(s) this season with 35 points to carry the Celtics on opening night. → Read More

Why More Fighters Should Follow the Lead of Devin Haney

Plus, the latest details on a potential Ryan Garcia-Gervonta Davis deal and a preview of this weekend’s best bouts. → Read More

‘We’re Still Here’: These Celtics Remain on a Mission to Win It All

The Finals loss on the parquet floor still stings. The trade rumors may linger. And a controversy that forced a coaching change hangs over the franchise. But, after a long offseason, the Celtics, with a stacked roster and loads of motivation, are focused on moving forward and bringing another title to Boston. → Read More

Canelo vs. GGG 3 Brings Bad Blood to a Boil

His legacy on the line, Golovkin takes what could be his last stand this Saturday. → Read More

The Knicks Should Be Glad They Didn’t Win the Donovan Mitchell Sweepstakes

New York missed out on one of the league’s most dynamic guards, but there shouldn’t be any rush to build out this young squad. → Read More

How the NBA Should Honor Bill Russell's Iconic Legacy

The Celtics enshrined Russell’s No. 6 among those that will never be worn again. The NBA should do the same. → Read More

Kyrie Irving and the Nets Need Each Other

Irving and Brooklyn are reportedly at an impasse over his next contract. Now who could have seen that coming? → Read More

It Wasn’t the Celtics’ Time. Next Year It Could Be.

Jayson Tatum and Boston fell short of the NBA title, but the future remains bright. → Read More

Curry’s ‘Stunning’ Performance Evens Heavyweight Finals Fight

Battling a foot injury and a hostile Celtics crowd, Steph put together an all-time outing in Boston to lead the Warriors to a key victory. → Read More

Inside the Celtics’ Dramatic Turnaround From Under .500 to NBA Finals

How Ime Udoka and Boston's stars got through a shaky start to the season. → Read More