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NBA teams in Atlanta, New Orleans and Memphis embrace the culture of their cities

Ja MorantPhoto: Getty Images At Smoothie King Center in New Orleans they serve frozen daiquiris, at State Farm Arena in Atlanta there is a barbershop, at FedExForum in Memphis they regularly play, from the Oscar winning film Hustle and Flow“Whoop that Trick.” Fortunately, all three teams are currently in the postseason. The No. 2 seed …

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Gabe Kapler doesn’t care about the unwritten rules

Gabe Kapler is here to ruin your pitchers’ arms.Picture: Getty Images The buddy cops driving the MLB’s unwritten rules squad because last night were Bob Melvin and Eric Hosmer of the SDPD. The Padres’ manager and first baseman respectively took issue with a bunt single by Giants’ utility man Mauricio Dubón in the sixth inning …

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