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Why the reigning NBA MVP failed to crack the top five of NBArank

The Point God, a Brooklyn duo and the reigning MVP mark the highlights as our annual NBA player rankings continue.

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LeBron, Giannis, KD, Luka or Steph: Who's No. 1 in this year's NBArank?

You probably can guess which superstars remain in our NBArank countdown. But who will be No. 1?

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2021 PHILIPPINE CUP

Bolick has triple-double as NorthPort pounds Alaska, keeps Ginebra alive

The Batang Pier ended their elimination round campaign on a high note with a rout of the weary Aces, and also extended the season of defending champion Ginebra.

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Meralco in dominant form, sends Ginebra to playoff for 8th seed

The Bolts dominated the defending champions and dropped them into a knockout game against Phoenix for the last quarterfinal slot.

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PLAYOFFS

WNBA playoff predictions: Prepare to crown a first-time champ

Can Las Vegas return to the WNBA Finals? Will top-seeded Connecticut break through to win its first crown? Our panel makes its postseason picks.

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MLB Power Rankings: Where all 30 teams stand as playoff picture comes into focus

Who is rising and falling as the end of the season rapidly approaches?

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BEST OF THURSDAY

Padres win in walk-off fashion in extras vs. Giants

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Brewers players perfectly predict Tyrone Taylor's Grand Slam

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FANTASY BASKETBALL

Is LeBron James still a first-rounder in fantasy basketball?

As LeBron enters his 19th NBA season, are his days as a fantasy first-rounder over?

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Who should go No. 1 in fantasy basketball drafts: Is Nikola Jokic a slam dunk?

Our experts explain who they are taking with the No. 1 pick in points and roto leagues.

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RANKING THE TOP 100 PLAYERS

NBArank 2021: These stars just missed a spot in the league's upper tier

Risers, fallers and the return of Klay Thompson mark the highlights as our annual NBA player rankings continue.

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More NBArank: Five former No. 1 picks check in at 100-51

Our countdown of the league's best players is back. Here's a look the big names from Nos. 100-51.

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