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Royce O’Neale’s triple-double lifts Nets over Blazers

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Royce O’Neale capped his first career triple-double by converting the tiebreaking tip-in with 0.7 second remaining as the visiting Brooklyn Nets earned a 109-107 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday. O’Neale totaled 11 points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds — and no play was bigger than how he finished Brooklyn’s last possession. After Jusuf Nurkic converted a tying 3-point play with 6.5 seconds left, Kevin Durant missed a 21-footer from the left elbow and O’Neale jostled around Damian Lillard and Josh Hart to convert the dramatic layup.

Ex-King arrested

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Former King Donte Greene arrested for attempted robbery of a gas station

Celtics vs. Cavaliers: Free live stream, TV, how to watch NBA basketball (Nov. 2)

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The Celtics will look to avenge an earlier loss against one of the hottest teams in the league in the Cavaliers. It’ll be another nationally-televised game for the Celtics as they take on the upstart Cavaliers in Cleveland. The Cavaliers beat the Celtics in overtime the last time the two teams met as Donovan Mitchell and Caris LeVert had 41 points each. Mitchell has been one of the hottest players in the league with the lofty scoring totals. Darius Garland appears to be nearing a return from an eye injury as he practiced for the first time since he was hit in the face. The Celtics will look to beat the Cavs on their home court as Cleveland looks like a potential East threat in a deep conference. Source

Five matchups to watch out for on Sacramento’s schedule

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The NBA released its schedule in full on Wednesday. Of course, all teams play 82 games with the same split of conference and division games, but it is fun to look at individual matchups now that we finally have some dates. Here are five games that jump off the page on the Sacramento Kings’ schedule. Oct. 19: Kings vs Blazers Opening night is always a treat, especially when you get it at home, which is the case for Sacramento this season. Last season, Sacramento also opened up with Portland Trail Blazers, beating them 124-121 in Portland behind a masterful 36-point performance from Harrison Barnes. Another reason this should be a fun matchup is that both Sacramento and Portland figure to be in a similar spot in the Western Conference standings, fighting for postseason play. Oct. 23: Kings at Warriors Sacramento will see the defending champions in its first road game of the season on Oct 23. Facing a team as stacked as the Golden State Warriors is always tough, but even more so for Sacramento in this contest, as they will be on their first back-to-back of the season after playing the Los Angeles Clippers at home the night before.

Just six weeks after announcing his retirement earlier this year

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Brady decided to return to the NFL, this allegedly being one of the reasons the couple argued and broke up for.

After spending the first four games of the season

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Although Thornton's speed and separation skills are a potential difference-maker, the Patriots already have a logjam at wide receiver.

See newly drafted Kings player Keegan Murray step right into Sacramento community

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Rookie Keegan Murray took little time to get to know the Sacramento community after the Kings drafted the Iowa player Thursday with the No. 4 pick. On Saturday, Murray helped tip off the fifth season of the Kings and Queens Rise Co-Ed Youth Sports and Mentoring League at Martin Luther King Jr. Technology Academy. While at the games, Murray threw out Kings swag, visited with kids and their families and took photos. Kings and Queens Rise seeks to prevent and interrupt violence by providing an opportunity for young people to engage in iactivities that provide a caring, productive environment through community building, sportsmanship, mentorship and resources for health and safety. NFL's live broadcast of the football game consisting of sounds, images, or both, was being fixed. simultaneously with its transmission.

How large will Mike Brown’s immediate impact be?

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The Sacramento Kings have grand assumptions for their new lead trainer. As revealed by Marc Stein's most recent report on The Stein Line, the Kings' front office anticipates that Brown should have a quick effect in Sacramento like Chris Finch had with the Minnesota Timberwolves this previous season: "Competitors were informed that group authorities are relying on a Minnesota-esque flood in the standings in Year 1 after an association record 16 continuous seasons out of the end of the season games. The Wolves went 46-36 in Chris Finch's most memorable full season on the seat to get only the club's subsequent season finisher compartment in a 18-season length." Last season, the Timberwolves wrapped up with a record of 23-49, which saw them finish thirteenth in the Western Conference. This season, in Chris Finch's most memorable full season with the group, the T-Wolves took a great jump, working on their record by 23 wins and completing seventh in the standings. With the Kings completing this previous season at No. 12 in the Western Conference with a record of 30-52, a comparative leap for them will mean dominating 45-48 matches. In particular it would be a finish to the 16-year season finisher dry spell. As the whole ball world knows, Sacramento has been oversensitive to the end of the season games for a long time. With Brown's triumphant family and experience in title groups there is an abundance of information he will actually want to imbue into the personalities of the everybody in the Kings' establishment.

The two-time NBA champion adds a diploma to his list of accolades.

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Graduation season is well in progress and Sacramento Kings focus Damian Jones has turned into the most recent in the NBA fellowship to move on from school, accepting his Bachelors of Science from Vanderbilt University's School of Engineering this previous end of the week. Jones went to Vanderbilt from 2013-2016, collecting All-SEC distinctions in his second and third year in the men's b-ball group. In the wake of pronouncing for the draft in 2016, the lesser was drafted to the Golden State Warriors, where he gathered two top dog titles close by the Warriors' line run. Since Sacramento marked Jones in 2021, he's turned into a solid power at the middle spot, particularly without a trace of bigs this previous season. Jones had a vocation year when called after, averaging 8.1 focuses per game in 56 appearances on the season. Since his first year at Vanderbilt in 2013, Jones has underlined the significance of advanced education and his central goal to procure a degree at the university level.

Cardinals Partner With USA Football For Blitz Event On Saturday

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A fun, free family event with exciting youth football clinics and giveaways will be held on March 5, from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at State Farm Stadium, led by USA Football in partnership with the Cardinals. The full day of fun and free youth football activities for kids is part of USA Football's Blitz event series. USA Football's Blitz events are taking place in more than one dozen U.S. cities through July.