Cavs forward Deng receives NBA citizenship honor

CLEVELAND -- Cavaliers forward Luol Deng has received the NBA's J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award, given to the player, coach or trainer who displays outstanding service and dedication to the community. The award is voted on by the Pro Basketball Writers Association. Deng, acquired in a trade with Chicago in January, is a two-time All-Star (both with the Bulls). "It'...
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Cavs Deng wins NBA citizenship award

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) Cavaliers forward Luol Deng has won the J. Walter Kennedy Award, given annually to an NBA player for community service.
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Luol Deng Named Winner Of NBA's Citizenship Award

Luol Deng has been voted the 2013-14 winner of the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award. "It's an honor to be recognized for any award, but this one is special because it represents who I am as a person and where I came from," Deng said in a statement released by the Cleveland Cavaliers. "What I'm most proud of is that my family can look back after my career...
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Luol Deng win’s NBA’s Citizenship Award

  Cleveland Cavaliers small forward Luol Deng has been voted the 2013-14 winner of the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award which is presented annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to the player, coach or trainer who shows outstanding service and dedication to the community. “It’s an honor to be recognized for any award, but this one is special because...
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Cavaliers' Luol Deng out for season finale

The Cleveland Cavaliers will enter the season finale on Wednesday coming off a 111-99 loss to the Boston Celtics on Saturday. The loss dropped the Cavaliers to 32-49 on the season, third in the Central Division. The Bulls were without several players, including forward Luol Deng and he will miss the finale against the Brooklyn Nets at Quicken Loans Arena.Erik Drost via Wikimedia...
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Are Deng's days done with Cavs?

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- It's hard to know if Luol Deng will play for the Cavaliers again, but one thing is for certain: It won't be this season. Deng is suffering from a sore lower back and will miss the finale Wednesday vs. the Nets, coach Mike Brown said Monday. The injury caused Deng to miss the previous two games as well. Deng, 28, will be an unrestricted free agent in...
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Cavaliers to give Luol Deng ‘modest’ offer

Once the Cleveland Cavaliers decided they were done with center Andrew Bynum, they acquired former all-star forward Luol Deng from the Chicago Bulls in order to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. The Cavaliers are going to fall short of their goal and Deng can become a free agent in the offseason. Although the Cavaliers would like to keep Deng in the fold, they are going to break...
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Los Angeles Lakers Reportedly Targeting Luol Deng

credit: USA Today Doesn’t every team want a guy like Luol Deng? For years, he’s been known as an all-around quality player who makes winning plays. It’s a lot of cliches, but there’s really no other way to describe him. He’s shown the ability to play big minutes, guard the opponent’s best scorer on a nightly basis, and score when he needs to. Deng plays within himself...
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Could Lakers target Luol Deng this summer?

As the nightmare season for the Los Angeles Lakers comes to a close, focus is beginning to shift to what may be in store for them in the offseason. They only have three players on the books for next season, meaning they'll likely have some cash to spend in free agency.According to Sam Amick of USA Today, one of their targets could be Cleveland Cavaliers forward Luol Deng, who...
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Luol Deng: I can’t change the whole offense

— Cleveland Cavaliers small forward Luol Deng, who scored six points in the Cavaliers’ recent loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. Deng has played 10 games with the Cavs. After his 6-point night on Tuesday (3-for-10 shooting), Deng is averaging 15.6 points with the Cavs and is shooting 43 percent. He was averaging 19 points and shooting 45 percent with the Bulls. The Cavaliers,...
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