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Brooklyn Nets need to play hardball with Kevin Durant's desired destinations of Miami Heat or Phoenix Suns

Brooklyn Nets need to play hardball with Kevin Durant’s desired destinations of Miami Heat or Phoenix Suns

Here’s a novel idea for Sean Marks, the general manager of the Brooklyn Nets, as he navigates Kevin Durant’s demand that the superstar be traded to some very specific teams: To hell with player power. Say it nicer than that, of course. Use charm and professionalism in communicating to Durant’s business manager, Rich Kleiman, that …

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Celtics-Heat score, takeaways: Boston survives Miami rally, heads to NBA Finals after wire-to-wire Game 7 win

Celtics-Heat score, takeaways: Boston survives Miami rally, heads to NBA Finals after wire-to-wire Game 7 win

The Boston Celtics are heading back to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010 after beating the Miami Heat on the road 100-96 in Game 7 Sunday night. Jayson Tatum led the way with 26 points, and Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart added on 24 points apiece as the Celtics move on to …

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Heat vs. Celtics: Jimmy Butler delivered a Game 6 masterpiece right when everyone had left Miami for dead

Heat vs. Celtics: Jimmy Butler delivered a Game 6 masterpiece right when everyone had left Miami for dead

After the Boston Celtics won Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals we had an editorial meeting here at CBS Sports, during which we started to outline content ideas around the Miami Heat’s eventual elimination. I didn’t get that. We just watched the Celtics come back from a 3-2 deficit to beat the Milwaukee Bucks …

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