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[Listen] Grading and Analyzing the Mookie Betts/Dodgers Trade

Mookie Betts will be packing his bags and moving from coast to coast this offseason. Late Tuesday night, ESPN’s MLB Insider Jeff Passan reported via Twitter that the Boston Red Sox were trading their star outfielder to the Los Angeles Dodgers. According to sources, Boston trades Betts and injury-plagued Starting Pitcher David Price to Los

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A Millennial Pays His Respects To Kobe Bryant

Growing up as a millennial basketball fan it was easy to be reminded of his greatness on a daily basis. Often times, it was near impossible to walk through the lunchroom at school without hearing someone shout his name. Turning your head in the direction of the individual shouting this name, you’d often find either

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Dwight Howard’s Last Chance “Spark Plug” Role In Los Angeles

Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard’s days as a National Basketball Association superstar are over. Done, dead, and gone forever. Despite being gifted with incredible height, length, and athleticism, the Atlanta, Georgia native’s story is one well documented with highs and lows that range from a myriad of injuries to personality clashes with coaches, executives, 

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Mamba Mentality: Kobe Was The Last Of An Extinct Breed, Not Found In Modern NBA

“He was a guy who was competitive, a shark who was seeking blood in the water. His arrogance coming into the game was almost rude. I remember watching him in his first All-Star Game, and I thought he was disrespectful in how he approached the game. But he was always challenging, always trying to go

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LAL 120 MEM 91: AD Dominant As “Showtime” Reloaded Heats Up [Watch]

Full Game Highlights LeBron’s Halfcourt Alley-Oop To AD AD Postgame Interview LeBron: “I don’t think Anthony Davis scratched the surface yet” CLICK HERE to LIKE The 5 O’Clock Shadow on Facebook for More Highlights, Cartoons, Memes, and Analysis

Clips Edge Lakers In Battle For Los Angeles: Kawhi Outshines “Rusty” LeBron

The NBA kicked off its new season on Tuesday night, with a back-to-back slate of games airing on TNT. There were two things happening during the matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers, and they were glaringly obvious. The first being the depth of the Clippers’ roster, which is exceptional and far

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Lakers Blow Out Curry-less Warriors 126-92

After subjecting himself to wide-spread criticism, LeBron James laid the media focal point to rest and made it clear he will no longer discuss the NBA/China controversy. With the distraction in James’ rear-view mirror, the Los Angeles Lakers returned to the court for a preseason tilt against the Golden State Warriors. The new-look team came

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Angels Hire Joe Maddon As Next Manager

On Wednesday, Joe Maddon was hired as the next manager of the Los Angeles Angels baseball franchise. The World Series-winning coach is expected to receive a three-year deal in the $12 to $15 Million range, per sources reported via ESPN. Maddon, 65, spent the first three decades of his career in the Angels organization. His

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