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Johnson posterizes Oladipo.

James Johnson fakes a 3-pointer then drives the baseline to crush a monstrous one-handed slam over Victor Oladipo.

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Simmons goes through the legs to drop dime.

Ben Simmons puts the ball through his legs and drops a pass back to Jerryd Bayless for the 3.

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The rookies have arrived.

Go all-access as the NBA's rookie class, including Lonzo Ball and Markelle Fultz, experience their opening nights.

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Curry puts Pelicans away with 3-pointer.

Klay Thompson finds Steph Curry in the corner for a late triple to seal Golden State's victory.

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Wise says Steph Curry is worthy of top-50 inclusion.

Mike Wise joins SportsCenter, where he explains the hardest part of removing 14 players from the Top 50 Players of All Time list.

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Chris Paul's Chapter 3

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Chris Paul's Chapter 3

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CP3 evolving style with All-Star pickup game.

Chris Paul understands that he's expected to shoot more in Houston so he courts some friends to get some work in.

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Griffin navigating challenges as Clips' leader.

Blake Griffin shares with Rachel Nichols how he's grown into a leadership role and speculates about LeBron James' upcoming free agency decision.

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Sixers trio injects promise to The Process.

Despite losing to the Wizards, Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid and Markelle Fultz impress in their season debuts as the 76ers look to make the playoffs for the first time in six seasons.

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Stephen A. clashes with 'Cleveland A.'

Stephen A. Smith does some pre-show preparation with his doppelganger, Jamie Foxx aka, "Cleveland A. Smith."

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