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It's an end of an era in San Antonio.

On Monday, the 41-year-old Manu Ginobili announced that he is retiring after 16 seasons in the NBA, all with the Spurs:

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Aug. 22 that the longtime shooting guard was "seriously considering" retirement and would meet with coach Gregg Popovich to discuss his basketball future.

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Amazon is cutting its popular pre-order discount deal, which means NBA 2K fans shouldn’t wait to pick up this year’s edition.

NBA 2K19 standard edition doesn’t officially hit stores until September 11, but if you know you’re going to buy this year’s game, you should stop everything you’re doing and order it right now.

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A couple will likely get max deals, but there are a number of other intriguing players who could go either way.

With proper NBA free agency finished for the summer, we turn to those who entered the league in the first round of 2015 NBA Draft, as most of these players are eligible for rookie scale contract extensions. The deadline to sign these is Oct. 15. These players have all completed three seasons, with one season left on their rookie deals. If they don’t reach extensions by Oct. 15, they’ll be restricted free agents in July 2019.

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In honor of Kobe Bryant’s 40th birthday, let’s take a look back at the subtle adjustments the Black Mamba made in three of his most notable seasons.

For two decades, Kobe Bean Bryant helped in both shaping and representing Los Angeles Lakersbasketball forever in unprecedented fashion.

Among the multitude of individual accomplishments, and the five championship banners currently hanging in STAPLES Center that Bryant helped shoulder, laid obstacles and uncertain career arcs in which he had to learn how to both assimilate, and adapt to.

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Loyalty has meant everything to Kemba Walker thus far. Will that still be the case as he approaches free agency for the first time?

NEW YORK — Kemba Walker wants to keep some distance from his alma mater Connecticut’s decision to fire mens basketball head coach Kevin Ollie for “just cause” in March. But when asked about Ollie after his appearance at the National Basketball Player’s Association summer youth camp on Thursday, Walker couldn’t help but defend his friend.

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