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Lakers' Ingram beefs up his numbers

LOS ANGELES-Brandon Ingram is 19, and he still needs to add muscle to his wiry 6-foot-9, 190-pound frame, but the rookie forward and second overall pick in last year's draft is beginning to show he belongs in what Los Angeles Lakers Coach Luke Walton commonly calls "a grown man's league."

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Kawhi Leonard scored a career-high 41 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 16 points and 12 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-115 in overtime Saturday night despite missing starters Tony Parker and Pau Gasol.

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Spurs coach Gregg Popovich slams Donald Trump

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich called President Donald Trump a bully among other names and drew a line between respecting the office of the presidency and respecting the man holding office in more blistering comments Saturday prior to San Antonio's game against the Cavs.

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Cavs' James not ruling out 2020 Olympics return

LeBron James won't rule out a return to Olympic play in 2020 now that Gregg Popovich is the head coach. James did not play for Team USA last summer in Rio, Mike Krzyzewski's final year as coach, in part because he has participated in the last six NBA Finals. But James said Saturday Popovich's presence will make him at least consider the idea of returning at age 35.

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Whiteside talks about his 28-point, 20-rebound night

The Heat lost to the Warriors 107-95. Jan. 10, 2017.
Manny Navarro mnavarro@miamiherald.com
Whiteside talks about his 28-point, 20-rebound night 2:57

Whiteside talks about his 28-point, 20-rebound night

Spoelstra said we should expect nights like this from Whiteside 3:24

Spoelstra said we should expect nights like this from Whiteside

Whiteside said he felt pretty good in his return Sunday 1:16

Whiteside said he felt pretty good in his return Sunday

Spoelstra said Heat did a better job defensively in loss to Clippers 2:36

Spoelstra said Heat did a better job defensively in loss to Clippers

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