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suspicion is he be in the Hall of Fame, but, I think you measured not just by your skills or your fame or your wealth, but canada goose outlet in montreal by character, Obama says. think by that standard, he going to do very well. said he made the film because he believes Nash is an ideal and inspiring role model.

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Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson has admitted that he erred in providing extra motivation for LeBron James.

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Stephenson added that star teammate Paul George needs to just focus on beating Miami by playing better than the Heat and not getting worked up about anything else. George said he believed the Pacers outplayed the Heat in the last game, but the referees gave the home side too large a free throw disparity. George was fined $25,000 for his comments.

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On Tuesday, Bosh told ESPN Radio: don want to go anywhere. I like it here. It Miami.

wants to come here. Yeah. shootaround Wednesday, Bosh said, serious, but that for later conversation. I going to concentrate on this right now and leave that for later business. THE RIM

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