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Eric “Mini LeBron” Bledsoe is looking forward to live in Phoenix. Bledsoe is out of the shadow of Chris Paul in L.A. and is looking forward to getting plenty of buckets as the new star in Phoenix. His former teammates believe he’s extremely talented, and one, Jamal Crawford, told Alex Kennedy of HoopsWorld that “Bledsoe will be a star.” Jamal Crawford, who played alongside Bledsoe last season in Los Angeles and raves about his incredible growth, believes that the young point guard is poised for big things. “He’ll be a star, no question,” Crawford said of Bledsoe. “The guidance and tutelage from Chris and Chauncey and Mo Williams, who was here before, only made him better as a point guard. He’ll definitely be a star. I don’t know when because everybody’s [learning] curve is a little bit different, but there’s no question he’ll be a star. He has the athletic ability and he wants to get better. He has gotten better. A team like that in Phoenix, they’re going to see great result

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Odom hit with DUI charge

The Lamar Odom saga continues, and it doesn't seem to be getting better for the troubled NBA veteran. Odom has been charged with a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence after his Mercedes-Benz was pulled over on a Southern California freeway last month. The Los Angeles city attorney's office said Friday that the charges stem from Odom's Aug. 30 arrest in...

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Report: Lamar Odom Set To Write Tell All Book Exposing The Kardashians

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The Phoenix Suns and Michael Beasley agree to terminate his contract.

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Lamar Odom checks into rehab

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