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Bulls Plan To Trade Or Amnesty Boozer

The Chicago Bulls will test Boozer’s value in the trade market before officially amnesty cutting his $16.8 million contract. The 32-year-old veteran is entering the final year of his contract, which may attract a few teams who are looking to create cap space in next years off-season. Marc Stein: “Sources briefed...

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Commissioner Silver Applauded League-Wide

Commissioner Adam Silver was appluaded league wide for his actions against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. After a couple days of investigation, Adam Silver banned Sterling for life due to his extremely racist remarks. Sterling was also fined $2.5 million and will be urged to sell his franchise. LeBron...

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Knicks, Steve Kerr Close To Deal

According to Marc Stein, ESPN sources have reported that the New York Knicks are trying to finalize a deal with potential head coach Steve Kerr. A deal is most likely set to be signed after the first round of the NBA playoffs are over. RealGM recently reported that “coaching sources” believe...

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Donald Sterling banned from NBA for life; Clippers make huge statement

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver held a meeting earlier today, where he announced that Donald Sterling is banned for life from the Clippers and the NBA in general. Donald Sterling was also fined $2.5 million, which will be donated to tolerance and anti-discrimination organizations. If you are not already aware, Clippers...

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Doc Rivers will “never” return under Donald Sterling

According to Yahoo! Sports, Doc Rivers will never return to the Los Angeles Clippers under owner Donald Sterling. “Rivers will never return as president and coach under Sterling, sources told Yahoo Sports, and that’ll start the beginning of a player mutiny that could result with several top Clippers also demanding...

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Heat owner says “100 percent” chance Miami keeps Big Three

While on air with 790 The Ticket, Miami Heat owner Micky Arison said there is a “100 percent” chance that Miami will retain their big three. LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh will have the option to opt out of their contracts this year. However, there does not seem...

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Rumor: Chris Paul & Clippers Might Be Able To Become Free Agents

Leslie Alexander, the owner of the Houston Rockets, said that the NBA commissioner Adam Silver is considering his suggestion to let Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and the Clippers entire roster become free agents. “I thought that there’s got to be a way to disrupt him from owning the team,” Alexander...

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NBA to address Sterling Matter in Conference Tomorrow

According to Mike Bass, the NBA’s Executive Vice President, the league will address the Donald Sterling issue in a press conference tomorrow. “The NBA will hold a press conference tomorrow to make an announcement about its investigation involving Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Additional details will be announced.” We are not...

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The Real Greatest of All Time

How can you pick just one G.O.A.T? Here we explain why there is no true great, and why you can’t pick just one.

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Blazers Win in an OT Thriller to Take a 3-1 Series Lead

Lead by all-star LaMarcus Aldridge, who had an outstanding performance, with 29 points, 10 rebounds, 2 steals, 4 blocks, and only 1 turnover on 12-23 shooting, the Trailblazers were able to defeat the Rockets 123-120 in an OT thriller. The Trailblazers had 4 players with over 20 points. Damian Lilliard...

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Clippers Remove Shooting Shirts and take a Unified stand

While the Clippers warm-up for Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors, the Clippers’ players decide to take a unified stand and protest against owner Donald Sterling’s racist comments which were released by TMZ. The Players removed their shooting shirts and wore their warm-up jerseys inside out so the Clippers...

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Wizards Defeat the Bulls to Take a 3-1 Series Lead

Lead by Trevor Ariza the Washington Wizards beat the Bulls 98-89 in Washington. Trevor Ariza scored 30 points on 10-17 shooting along with 8 rebounds, 2 steals, and 0 turnovers.  Ariza shot 6-10 beyond the arc with 5 in the first half. Bradley Beal followed up with 18 points on 7-13...

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Extended Version Of Donald Sterling’s Racist Comments Released

Earlier today, Deadspin released an extended, 15-minute tape of Donald Sterling’s conversation with his girlfriend. If yesterday’s audio had you frustrated and angry, then you are about to get inflamed with anger. Sterling: I support them and give them food, and clothes, and cars, and houses. Who gives it to...

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Thunder, led by the unlikely Reggie Jackson, take Game 3 in an OT thriller

Oklahoma City’s Stars, Kevin Durant and Russel Westbrook came into game 3 struggling. Both started off 1-5 and ended the game with only a combined 30 points on a TERRIBLE 11-45 shooting. If not for 2nd string Point Guard Reggie Jackson, the Memphis Grizzlies would have destroyed the Thunder. Reggie Jackson scored...

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NBA Playoffs Underdogs That Might Advance For The Next Round

We are less than a week into the 2014 NBA Playoffs and he already seen a bunch of surprises. In fact, apart from the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs, none of the teams which entered the postseason with a home court advantage has managed to retain it. Will...