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VIDEO: Watch Birds-Eye View of Patrick Mahomes Throwing a Football Out of Arrowhead Stadium

Just when we thought there was a limit to the ways Patrick Mahomes can show off his arm strength, he astonishes us once again. This time it was something straight out of Michael Vick’s Powerade commercial in 2004. Watch as Mahomes takes a couple steps, rears back and fires an absolute missile on to upper concourse of Arrowhead Stadium. Patrick Mahomes has an absolute cannon for an arm. ?? (?: @41actionnews)pic.twitter.com/yI7Ko9JGRl — theScore (@theScore) July 13, 2019 The sky’s the limit, or...

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Dodgers Minor-League Investor Charged With Stealing $43 Million in Client Funds

Well, this is not good news at ALL for L.A. One of the Los Angeles Dodgers investors, Jason Sugarman, who is a partner with the Triple-A affiliate Oklahoma City Dodgers, has been charged by the SEC in a scheme with others to steal $43 million in clients funds. Investor involved is also a partner in OKC #Dodgers https://t.co/wDNIRyDt2o — Bill Plunkett (@billplunkettocr) July 10, 2019 Sugarman and a partner attempted to control multiple firms so that they could steal upwards of $43 million from...

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Los Angeles emerges as NBA epicenter as Leonard joins Clips

By Rory Carroll LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - With Kawhi Leonard and Paul George agreeing to join the Clippers on Friday

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Jalen Rose Claims With 99 Percent Certainty That Kawhi Will Re-Sign With Raptors

We have yet another twist in the saga of Kawhi Leonard's free agency. ...Or do we? Jalen Rose, whose NBA career included a stop in Toronto, was on ESPN today to reveal that he is almost entirely certain that Kawhi Leonard will be return to the Toronto on a two-year deal based on what he's heard from sources connected to the reigning Finals MVP's free agency. Jalen Rose stated on ESPN just now he's 99% sure Kawhi Leonard is returning to Toronto on a 2-year deal, based on sources he's maintained...

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Kawhi Leonard Reportedly Had Separate 1-on-1 Lakers Meetings With LeBron, Magic and Jeanie Buss

Kawhi Leonard is being very meticulous in how he approaches his free agency decision. The superstar free agent and 2018-19 NBA Finals MVP reportedly had individual one-on-one meetings with LeBron James, Magic Johnson and Lakers owner Jeanie Buss, as reports suggest his focus is firmly on the Lakers. Also, Lakers' meetings with Kawhi were apparently done individually. Reportedly spoke with Magic, Jeanie and LeBron, 1-on-1. — Matthew Moreno (@MMoreno1015) July 3, 2019 It's an ingenious strategy....

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Kawhi Leonard: Could the 2019 NBA free agent join Lakers?

With free agency officially starting on Sunday, a flurry of new contracts were signed. However, NBA finals MVP Kawhi Leonard remains unsigned, and he recently met with Magic Johnson, sparking rumors of him potentially joining the Los Angeles Lakers.

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NBA Free Agency: Who Landed Where

NBA free agency officially tipped off around the league Sunday evening at 6PM PST. We can tell you how it played out for the highly anticipated free agent classes. There were lots of speculations and some right and some wrong, but let’s kick it off with the big news on Kevin Durant (as previously reported) […] The post NBA Free Agency: Who Landed Where appeared first on CelebNSports247.

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Magic Johnson Spoke With Kawhi Leonard and Uncle Dennis Robertson But No Official Meeting Yet

Although he cannot officially be a part of the Los Angeles Lakers' pitch to Kawhi Leonard and his camp, Magic Johnson has spoke with Kawhi and his infamous uncle, Dennis Robertson, on a prelimnary basis in advance of a proper meeting about a potential move to SoCal, reports the LA Times' Brad Turner. Magic Johnson said he has spoken to Kawhi Leonard and his uncle, Dennis Robertson, today after being contacted by Leonard's group. Magic said no meeting no been set to meet with Leonard and Magic...

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Conflicting Reports Emerge in Regards to Whether Magic Johnson Will Be in Lakers' Meeting With Kawhi

What is going on? We know that star free agent Kawhi Leonard was going to meet with the Los Angeles Lakers when free agency begins this weekend, but it's who he's meeting with that's a bit of a head-scratcher. In a weird turn of events, Kawhi is expected to meet with Jeanie Buss and Magic Johnson next week. Sources. Kawhi Leonard’s people plan on meeting with Lakers president Jeanie Buss and Magic Johnson next week when free agency starts. Will most likely be in LA — Brad Turner (@BA_Turner)...

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NBA: Kawhi wants Magic-Buss Lakers chat in talks

Kawhi Leonard, who led the Toronto Raptors to the NBA title earlier this month, will speak to the Los Angeles Lakers as he considers free agency offers, ESPN reported Friday.

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Magic Johnson Reportedly Helping Lakers Recruit Kawhi Leonard and Nothing Makes Sense Anymore

Well this is a head-scratcher. After stepping down from the organization in April, Magic Johnson will join Los Angeles Lakers president Jeanie Buss in a free agency meeting with NBA superstar Kawhi Leonard. Yes, this is the very same Magic that had issues with general manager Rob Pelinka, who he accused of working behind his back, thus ruining his reputation. How much more damage can Magic Johnson do, right? #Lakers https://t.co/ayK0aGOuXX — Adam Kaufman (@AdamMKaufman) June 28, 2019 Magic...

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LeBron gives 23 to Davis as Lakers eye NBA free agency: report

LeBron James will give up his number 23 jersey to new Los Angeles Lakers teammate Anthony Davis, who will sacrifice a trade bonus to help finance NBA free agency moves, ESPN reported Thursday.

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Magic Johnson's Total 180 on D'Angelo Russell is the Stuff of Parody

Magic Johnson isn't really the best at mending fences. Despite being handed a talented 20-year-old point guard with the potential to be able to score from anywhere at the NBA level, Magic oversaw the trade that sent D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez and the pick that became Kyle Kuzma back when he was a Lakers exec. With the Nets now gearing up for a run at Kyrie Irving, Kawhi Leonard, and even Kevin Durant in free agency, D-Lo very well be playing elsewhere in 2019-- with...

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Jeanie Buss Breaks Silence on Lakers and Backs Rob Pelinka

The Lakers mitigated a turbulent offseason by pulling off an Anthony Davis coup last week, but that hasn't prevented NBA spectators, insiders, and analysts from looking to the front office for answers. Finally, with things looking up for her current roster, president Jeanie Buss spoke out at the NBA Awards regarding GM Rob Pelinka and the rest of the Lakers front office. Buss emphasized her trust and confidence in Rob Pelinka, who has been highly scrutinized by the media and fans following the...

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VIDEO: Magic Johnson's Take on LeBron James and Anthony Davis is the Most Obvious Ever

Magic Johnson is no longer running the show in Los Angeles, but that doesn't mean that he has backed down from chiming in with his opinion on the team. Well, he's back with another comment on the LeBron-led Lakers, and this one might just be the least hot take of all time. “When you put another superstar with him [LeBron] in Anthony Davis, both of them will allow each other now to really play their game & dominate.”@MagicJohnson |?@LakersWorld_16 pic.twitter.com/62r1yo7ShL — ShowtimeForum...

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Magic Johnson and Larry Bird to share NBA lifetime achievement award

The NBA has never given two people the lifetime achievement award at the same time.

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Report: Leonard wants Magic to be at Lakers meeting

Magic Johnson is no longer working for the Los Angeles Lakers, but apparently not everyone is willing to deal with the club without him. According to an ESPN report on Friday, Johnson said he heard that free agent Kawhi Leonard is interested in meeting with him as the NBA Finals MVP prepares to meet

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Kawhi wants Magic-Buss Lakers chat in NBA talks

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard reportedly only wants to meet with former Lakers executive Magic Johnson and team owner Jeanie Buss

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Report: Kawhi Leonard's camp to meet with Lakers owner Jeanie Buss ... and Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson very publicly resigned as Lakers president last season. Now, he'll be part of one of the team's most important meetings.

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NBA: Lakers should be open to bringing D'Angelo Russell back, Magic Johnson says

“He’s better now,” Johnson told The Athletic on Monday at the NBA awards show. “He’s a different player. He’s more mature.”

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Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Robin Roberts Honored at 2019 NBA Awards

The NBA went Hollywood on Monday night, mixing basketball legends with a star-studded list of presenters including Samuel L. Jackson, Tiffany Haddish, and “This Is Us” star Justin Hartley at the 2019 NBA Awards. Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal hosted the third-annual award show, which aired live on TNT

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