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    Did Russell Westbrook really block a teammates shot to get ball back during Game 5?

    The knock on Russell Westbrook‘s season-long triple double and MVP candidacy is that he is chasing stats, padding his numbers at the expense of efficiency and making the Thunder a better team. It sure looks like Westbrook blocks Jerami Grant‘s shot to get the rebound (we only have the one camera angle here). Westbrook just wants the ball and gets it.

  • Some of the latest ESPN layoffs are part of an effort to save its dying flagship program — 'SportsCenter'
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    Business Insider UK

    Some of the latest ESPN layoffs are part of an effort to save its dying flagship program — 'SportsCenter'

    ESPN announced its latest round of layoffs on Wednesday morning — 100 employees are expected to lose their jobs, including dozens of on-air personalities. In the immediate aftermath, accusations began to fly about why the almighty ESPN had to lay off employees. ESPN's ratings are strong.

  • Isaiah Thomas and Al Horford 'get this mother rocking' to give the Celtics a 3-2 series lead
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    Ball Don't Lie5 hours ago

    Isaiah Thomas and Al Horford 'get this mother rocking' to give the Celtics a 3-2 series lead

    Isaiah Thomas and Al Horford did what the Celtics brought them to Boston to do. BOSTON — Dwyane Wade was working on a vintage performance, the type the fans at TD Garden had seen before in the playoffs from the former Miami Heat superstar, and the crowd was growing tense in a one-point Game 5. Then