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Brook Lopez

Nets All-Star Brook Lopez Cleared To Play

After just 17 games last season, Brooklyn Nets All-Star center Brook Lopez sustained a foot injury that required surgery, and cost him the remainder of the season. Lopez says that he has finally been cleared, but still has some work to do: “I was fully cleared for play and everything...

Becky Hammon

Spurs Hire WNBA All-Star Becky Hammon As Assistant Coach

The San Antonio Spurs have hired six-time WNBA All-Star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach. Hammon is the first female assistant in the history of the NBA. Hammon, 37, was born in South Dakota. He previously played for the New York Liberty and San Antonio Stars in the WNBA. During...

Eric Bledsoe

Predicting Landing Spots for Remaining Free Agents

Free agency in 2014 has been a complete whirlwind of rumors and sources that we all expected. After a few weeks, things have quieted down after The Decision 2.0 and the Melo waffling drama. There are still a few top flight players that have yet to be scooped up and...

Kevin Love

Kevin Love Update: Cavs, Wolves, Sixers Have “Handshake” Deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers, Minnesota Timberwolves and Philadelphia 76ers have a “handshake” deal that will go down in late August, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN (via RealGM). Wiggins, who cannot be traded until August 23rd, will be dealt to the Timberwolves. The Wolves are also expected to acquire Thaddeus Young from the Sixers in...

Ray Allen, Doc Rivers

Doc Rivers, Clippers Pursuing Ray Allen

Doc Rivers of the Los Angeles Clippers has reached out to Ray Allen, who is contemplating retirement. “A lot have called; Doc called earlier in the summer,” Allen told Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald. “A lot of teams want to be able to get me at the veteran’s minimum. I still...

LeBron James, Shawn Marion

Shawn Marion Meets With Cleveland Cavaliers

Shawn Marion met with the Cleveland Cavaliers earlier today, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. The Mavericks previously hinted that Marion won’t be re-signed, which makes Cleveland the only team he has shown interest in thus far. The Cavaliers have also expressed interest in Ray Allen, who is considering retirement. Marion averaged 10.4 points,...

Paul George

Paul George To Miss 2014-15 Season After Leg Injury

Paul George is expected to miss the entire 2014-15 season after suffering a horrific open tibia-fibula fracture. The injury occurred when George crashed into the stanchion after attempting a chase-down block. The placement of the stanchion may be the cause of George’s injury. “I know from just eyeballing it that it may...

Tony Parker

Tony Parker Signs Three-Year Extension With Spurs

Tony Parker has signed a three-year extension worth near $45 million with the San Antonio Spurs, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. He was set to be a free agent during the 2015 off-season. Parker averaged 16.7 points, 5.7 assists and 2.3 rebounds for the Spurs last season. The 32-year-old guard...

Eric Bledsoe

Update: Top Remaining Free Agents

1. Eric Bledsoe, PG, Phoenix Suns Bledsoe averaged 17.7 points, 5.5 assists and 4.7 rebounds in 43 games with the Suns last season. Recent reports noted that Bledsoe and the Suns are far apart from an agreement. CSN Northwest recently claimed that the Suns relationship with Bledsoe is on the verge of being...

Jerryd Bayless

Bucks Sign Jerryd Bayless

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free agent Jerryd Bayless. He averaged 9.3 points, 2.7 assists and 2.0 rebounds in 23.4 minutes per game last season. Bayless was traded to the Celtics in a three-team deal that sent Courtney Lee to the Memphis Grizzlies. The addition of Marcus Smart is likely the...

Greg Monroe

Greg Monroe Not Interested In Returning To Detroit Pistons

Greg Monroe ‘doesn’t really have a great interest in going back and playing with the Pistons,’ according to Adrian Wojnarowski on Aime Mukendi Jr.’s AIMEzing Words podcast. The Pistons can match any offer Monroe receives, since he is a restricted free agent. He does not fit well alongside Josh Smith and...

Kevin Durant, Wizards

Kevin Durant Says Wizards Are In His Blood

Kevin Durant was born and raised in Washington, D.C. It is no secret that he could someday end up playing for his hometown franchise. When discussing the 2016 free agency, Kevin Durant said he is going to do what is best for him. He also teased Washington Wizard fans with his...

Michael Beasley

Lakers Expressing Interest In Michael Beasley

The Los Angeles Lakers have worked out Michael Beasley earlier today, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN, Beasley, 25, averaged a career-low 15.1 minutes per game in 55 games with the Miami Heat last season. However, he still managed to score 7.9 points per game while shooting a career-high 49.9% from the field....

Phil Jackson, Carmelo Anthony

Will The Knicks Be Stronger Than Last Season?

Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks did what they had to do this summer. They re-signed Carmelo Anthony and they also performed some significant moves which will help the team do better next season. Although the Knicks were definitely relieved by Melo’s decision to stay in New York, the...

Thaddeus Young

Rumor: Wolves, Sixers Talking Thaddeus Young Deal

The Minnesota Timberwolves are interested in trading for Thaddeus Young, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. If acquired, Young will serve as Kevin Love’s replacement. Young is still owed $19.3 million over his two-year deal. The second season of his contract comes with a player option. He averaged 17.9 points, 6.0 rebounds...

mowilliams

Mo Williams Joins The Minnesota Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed free agent Mo Williams to a one-year, $3.75 deal, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Williams averaged 9.7 points, 4.3 assists and 2.1 rebounds in 24.8 minutes per game for the Blazers last season. The Wolves are interested in acquiring Thaddeus Young to replace Kevin Love, according...