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Basketball, Isiah Thomas, Julius Erving, Magic Johnson, Marvin Gaye, Music, NBA, Pat Riley -

Everything about Marvin Gaye was poetic. Quite poignantly, his violent end. A day before what would have been his 45th birthday, the iconic soul singer was tragically murdered by his father, Marvin Gay Sr. It was April Fools’ Day 1984. Heavenly gifted yet tormented by a variety of hells in his life, Gaye spent the […]

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2018 NBA All-Star Game, Julius Erving, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Marvin Gaye, Music, NBA, Pat Riley -

Being the head coach of the Lakers, and coaching the All-Star Game at the Great Western Forum that day … it just made it a special, almost spiritual-type moment for me. — Pat Riley Marvin Gaye could not have looked more quintessentially Marvin Gaye if he’d tried. It was Feb. 13, 1983: the afternoon of […]

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Georgetown Hoyas, Jeff Van Gundy, John Thompson, Mike Jarvis, NCB, New York Knicks, Pat Riley, Patrick Ewing -

Patrick Ewing coached his first game for Georgetown on Sunday at Capital One Arena, a 73-57 win over Jacksonville watched by more star power (including Michael Jordan) in the stands of a Hoyas home game since President Barack Obama took in Duke-Georgetown in 2010. It came 36 years after a 7-foot prodigy first suited up […]

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hasan whiteside, NBA, nba all-star game, Pat Riley, Sports -

Hassan Whiteside will not participate in the NBA All-Star activities in two weeks in New […]

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Chandler Parsons, Chris Bosh, Cleveland Cavaliers, lebron james, miami heat, NBA, Pat Riley, Sports -

LeBron James’ decision four years ago was much anticipated. With speculation mounting that he will […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers, lebron james, NBA, NBA free agents, Pat Riley, Ray Allen, Sports -

In a juicy twist of irony, free agent LeBron James will choose between his home […]

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