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The sports world makes for a beautiful palette but individual images can get lost in the constant shuffle. Here are the best Getty Images sports photos from this week. Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images Carlos Correa of the Houston Astros celebrates while rounding the bases after hitting a walk-off home run to win 4-3 against Tampa Bay
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The New York Knicks are interested in signing Fred VanVleet if he gets away from the Toronto Raptors in free agency.  Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, the New York Knicks have identified a free agent that will help them turn their garbage barge around. Fred VanVleet is going to hit free agency whenever
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The Whiteboard is The Step Back’s daily basketball newsletter, covering the NBA, WNBA and more. Subscribe here to get it delivered to you via email each morning. With the Lakers closing out the Heat, another NBA offseason has finally arrived — nearly 12 months after the last one ended. The conclusion of a historic season
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This fall, the basketball community is coming together, with celebrities, athletes, fans and media members to remind everyone that #HoopersVote. Over the past week, you probably saw a lot of highly stylized images floating around social media, bearing the likeness of basketball players, celebrities and basketball media members with the message: #HoopersVote. Those images are
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The sports world makes for a beautiful palette but individual images can get lost in the constant shuffle. Here are the best Getty Images sports photos from this week. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images Jerick McKinnon of the San Francisco 49ers carries the ball as Blake Martinez and Lorenzo Carter of the New York Giants defend in the second
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The NBA bubble has provided some memorable moments for basketball fans, and while four games have ended at the buzzer, some were better than others. The NBA bubble had already given fans an enjoyable ride through the postseason prior to Sunday night, but Anthony Davis’s Game 2 buzzer-beater to lift the Los Angeles Lakers over
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WASHINGTON, DC – MARCH 01: Michael Jordan #23 of the Washington Wizards plays against the Chicago Bulls on March 1, 2003 at the MCI Center in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty
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Loving Sports When They Don’t Love You Back, by Jessica Luther and Kavitha A. Davidson, is a look at the complicated moral dilemmas of the modern sports fan. Throughout the last four years, since Colin Kaepernick first knelt during the National Anthem, a sort of reckoning has taken place in the sports world. His activism, and
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Here are some rapid-fire takeaways from the 2019-20 NBA All-Rookie teams. The 2019-20 NBA All-Rookie teams were announced by the league on Tuesday, with some household names leading the charge and some interesting voting trends emerging. Rookie of the Year winner and Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant led the way with 100 out of 100
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