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Video: LeBron's pass hits Lakers' Russell where it hurts

It’s been a tough season for Lakers rookie D’Angelo Russell. Wednesday night against the Cavs, it got tougher. Russell was struck – right where no man wants to be struck – by a LeBron James bullet pass and crumpled to the floor in pain. James appeared to be trying to rifle a bounce pass to Iman Shumpert in the corner. ...

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How the shallow Eastern Conference hurts its own NBA Draft chances

The severe conference imbalance inflicting the NBA is self-perpetuating because of how it affects draft positioning. The NBA Draft is currently structured such that the worse your team, the higher it is likely to pick. This applies to the lottery itself (which only directly determines the top three picks) and the remainder of the draft order (which is determined by ...

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