Jack Maloney

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Damian Lillard accuses Paul George of 'running from the grind' in war of words after Blazers' loss to Clippers

Lillard missed two crucial free throws in the final seconds of the loss

Mercury's Diana Taurasi hurts hip against Storm; MRI shows no structural damage but unclear when she'll return

Taurasi played just six games last season due to back and hamstring injuries

Liberty's No. 1 pick Sabrina Ionescu leaving bubble to see specialist in New York about injured ankle

The top pick in the 2020 draft suffered a Grade 3 ankle sprain against the Dream, and is expected to miss about a month

Angel McCoughtry already making a big impact for the Las Vegas Aces, both on and off the court

McCoughtry signed with the Aces this winter after 10 seasons with the Dream

WNBA players arrived at games wearing shirts opposing Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler

The players wore shirts saying "Vote Warnock" in support of Loeffler's opponent in race for a Georgia senate seat

Nets' win over Bucks inside Disney World bubble was biggest NBA upset in 27 years

The Nets were 18.5-point underdogs entering their matchup with the Bucks

NBA executives doubt second bubble will happen for eight teams not invited to Disney World, per report

Earlier this summer, there was hope one would happen in Chicago, but it seems unlikely now

Clippers' Lou Williams clears 10-day quarantine, set to make NBA bubble debut Tuesday vs. Suns

Williams, who left the bubble for a funeral, had to stay in quarantine following his visit to a strip club

Magic's Jonathan Isaac suffers torn ACL in win over Kings

Isaac's knee buckled and gave way after he drove into the lane

WNBA Power Rankings: Mystics proving doubters wrong with hot start to season; Storm remain No. 1

Despite losing four starters from its title team last season, Washington is off to a 3-1 start

NBA tells teams to reinforce need to wear masks; penalties range from fines to removal from bubble, per report

The league has had zero positive tests inside the bubble since the initial arrival and quarantine period

Zion Williamson won't play 'significant minutes' in next few games, per Pelicans vice president David Griffin

Williamson played 15 minutes in the Pelicans' first game on Thursday night

Unnamed Kings player cleared to play against Spurs Friday after inconclusive COVID-19 test results, per report

The player has returned multiple negative tests since registering inconclusive test

Jack Maloney lives and writes in Milwaukee, where, like the Bucks, he is trying to own the future.