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This NBA trade deadline will be a master class in risk tolerance

Trade season is risky business. That's no different in 2022, as a number of franchises' futures could be at stake in the coming weeks.

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Would a deal centered around Ben Simmons and James Harden make sense?

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Lessons from the first four games of Brooklyn's Kyrie Irving experiment -- and what comes next

How has Kyrie Irving fared in his first two weeks as a part-time player? What does the rest of the season hold for Brooklyn? Kevin Pelton examines the Nets' unique situation.

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THURSDAY'S GAMES

TENNIS

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Inside the quirkiest job in tennis

The USTA's team of scouts works behind the scenes to give every American player strategy advice on upcoming opponents. It's a job that's equal parts statistician, trainer and psychologist.

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Can Ash Barty end nation's 44-year drought at Australian Open?

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Djokovic departure opens door for Grand Slam rival

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DAY 4

NFL DRAFT

Debuting Mel Kiper's first 2022 NFL mock draft: Expect quarterback surprises in Round 1

Mel Kiper Jr. projects Round 1 of April's draft, filling needs for every team. Where will the first quarterback land?

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Will the Eagles or Giants draft a QB in the first round?

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WEDNESDAY HIGHLIGHTS

Warriors fans are hyped after this Klay 3-pointer

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Burks misses game winner in Knicks' loss vs. Timberwolves

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Steph Curry shows off handles en route to easy bucket

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Klay has a unique way of staying limber

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Steph Curry sinks catch-and-shoot 3-pointer

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Curry dishes to Klay for a 3-pointer

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KAT flushes a dunk on Barrett

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KAT somehow makes this crunch time and-1 bucket with Randle in his face

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Mitchell Robinson hammers home a big dunk

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OFFSEASON

Barnwell: What all six wild-card losers need to do next, starting with a big swing from the Pats

The Patriots need more help for Mac Jones. The Cowboys shouldn't make a rash decision. The Eagles need to upgrade on defense.

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Which teams are in the QB market? We picked the top offseason need for all 32

Positional holes and cap-space problems. Every team needs something this offseason.

Stephen A.: Kingsbury 'never deserved' Cardinals job

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Stephen A. on McCarthy: What does he even do for the Cowboys?

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