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    On December 30, 1984 LeBron Ramone James was born to Gloria Marie James and Anthony Mclelland in Akron, Ohio. As a child he didn’t have very much money because his mom was only 16 when he was born. Because of his dads absence he uses his mom’s last name instead of his dads. Known for being one of Americas top high school basketball players he rose into the public eye at a young age. In high school by his senior year in high school he was averaging 30 points a game so it’s no surprise he was the…

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    In 1978 a fifteen year old sophomore was cut from the basketball team; in 1991 that same kid, known as Michael Jordan, won his first championship in the NBA. My entire life has been based around baseball. I started playing tee ball and did not stop until my sophomore year in high school. My sophomore year I was cut from the baseball team because the coaches did not think I was good enough. I was lost, those coaches took away my love. Everything grim that occurs in life can be overcame by…

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    The Dominican Republic faces Panama on the third day of Group A competitions in the 2015 FIBA Americas at the Palacio de los Deportes in Mexico City on September 2. Kenny Atkinson’s squad was destroyed by the 2013 FIBA Americas winner Mexico on their opener on Monday, 84-66, as they were unable to contain Mexican shooting guard Orlando Mendez, who fired 24 points in the game, via FIBA Live Stats. Point guard Édgar Sosa topscored for the Dominicans with 18 points while veteran forward Francisco…

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    In my opinion, fifteenth-century Europe is an inspiring chapter to read. Not only because of the remarkable artworks, but also because of the fact that many people in this period rose to power through their own accomplishments instead of inheritance. One of the famous paintings during this time that caught my attention is the portrait of Giovanni Arnolfini and a woman standing next to him who is believed by many as his wife. What interests me about this is the number of different interpretations…

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    Fearful Dogs

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    Fearful Dogs - Give Your Pooch Confidence When your family decided it was ready for a dog, you decided to rescue one from a shelter; however, when you went to get it, your husband was working. You and your kids selected what you thought was the perfect choice and brought your new friend home. A not-so-pleasant surprise happened when your husband came home – your new dog was terrified by him. Your husband didn’t do a thing – he just walked in, and the dog ran for cover. Now what? Fearful Dogs…

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    The Toronto Raptors has successfully navigated their way to the Eastern Conference Finals for the very first time in franchise history. The Raptors defeated the Miami Heat in their best-of-seven East Semis series four games to three and advances to face the conference defending champions Cleveland Cavaliers, who were undefeated in the postseason. The LeBron James Cavaliers swept all their opponents from the Detroit Pistons in the First-Round to the Atlanta Hawks in the Second-Round of the 2016…

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    New Orleans Pelicans superstar forward Anthony Davis is looking to accomplish a feat that hasn’t been done since the 1999-00 season by Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal. The feat that he is trying to carry out is winning both the MVP and NBA’s scoring title as a big man. As I mentioned, Shaquille O’Neal was the last big man to win both awards in the 1999-00 season as he averaged 29.7 points, 13.6 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game. He also shot 57.4 percent from the field, including 57.5 percent on…

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    Origin Of Basketball

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    basketball all the way to NBA basketball! Another interesting story is that Steve Kerr, the Warriors head coach, experienced the feeling of making the record of most wins in a season from both points of view, as a player, and as a coach! He was on the Bulls in their 1995-96 season when they made the 72-10 record. Thirdly, Shaun Livingston, who is the shooting guard and point guard, was able to walk at 7 months old and read by age 3! Full of talent, the Warriors also have different…

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    During the summer between his freshmen and sophomore year at Summerville High School, Rosendo AmayaWood made the decision that he wanted to play basketball at a four-year university. That dream come true when he signed his National Letter of Intent Thursday to attend Menlo College, after playing for two seasons at Columbia College. AmayaWood was a member of one of the most successful Summerville teams in school history. His senior year, he was a key player of the 2013 Sac-Joaquin Division IV…

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    Who is better LeBron James or Stephen Curry? It is a question many NBA fans kept hearing from other NBA fans. Both NBA players have been successful in their own ways. Both have many fans who think one of these two basketball players is better. Although LeBron has won more MVPs than Curry, Steph maybe better than LeBron. Since Kobe has retired who is now the current best NBA basketball player? Stephen Curry is a better three-point shooter than LeBron but some fans think that clutch shooting is…

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