1. Lillard Emerging as Mentor for Frazier

    LAS VEGAS — It was late Monday night, a dozen or so hours before the start of the Trail Blazers ' summer league minicamp, and Tim Frazier needed a sweat...

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  2. Is Damian Lillard Worth $120 Million Dollars?

    Five years. One hundred twenty million dollars. Those are the reported terms of the max contract extension Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard signed this summer, extending the control the Blazers have over him to six years in all...

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  3. Young Andrew Wiggins Dubbed Himself 'Mr. Fantastic'

    Before Minnesota Timberwolves Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine dubbed themselves the " Bounce Brothers ," Wiggins had a slew of individual monikers that even predated "Maple Jordan...

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  4. Andrew Wiggins Pleased with Minnesota Timberwolves' Fortified Roster

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  5. MUST-SEE: A Very Young Andrew Wiggins Calls Himself 'Mr. Fantastic'

    Since he is from Canada, the nickname most commonly associated with Andrew Wiggins is "Maple Jordan." While "Maple Jordan" is not a perfect nickname, it seems to be the moniker that ...

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  6. Q&A: Utah's Rodney Hood Promises to Be a Lethal Weapon

    LAS VEGAS -- Big things are coming for Rodney Hood. The Utah Jazz forward started his rookie year slowly because of a left foot injury, but since.....

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  7. Options for Portland Trail Blazers to Fill Backup Point Guard Position

    The Portland Trail Blazers ' roster underwent a major overhaul this offseason, with a team of players that barely resembles what was on the table a year ago...

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  8. Kevin Durant's Return Won't Stunt Russell Westbrook's Growth Next Season

    There are plenty of reasons for Russell Westbrook to be concerned about next season, but the return of Kevin Durant shouldn't be one of them...

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  9. Ghost of Harden Looms over Kanter Deal

    You're still allowed to mock the Oklahoma City Thunder 's ownership group. Just because you're aware that the team's 2012 decision to trade James Harden wasn't strictly a money-saving ...

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  10. OKC Gambles on Kanter in the Year of KD

    One of the best moments of this year's summer league came Sunday afternoon, when word began to spread that the Thunder were matching Portland 's offer sheet to Enes Kanter. He'll make $70 million over four years to stay in Oklahoma City...

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  11. Vonleh Shines Despite Blazers Loss to Spurs

    LAS VEGAS — The Trail Blazers lost their final preliminary game of the Las Vegas Summer League to the San Antonio Spurs , 79-75. Here's a recap of the top moments from the game...

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  12. Jazz Sign Tibor Pleiss to Multi-Year Contract

    SALT LAKE CITY (July 14, 2015) – The Utah Jazz announced today the team has signed center Tibor Pleiss to a multi-year contract. Per team policy, financial terms were not released...

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  13. Denver Nuggets Must Get Creative to Trade Ty Lawson by Opening Night

    If the Denver Nuggets are actually going to trade rumor-riddled franchise point guard Ty Lawson before the 2015-16 season tips off, they'll need to get creative...

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  14. Alec Burks Injury: Updates on Jazz Guard's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks has not yet been cleared for contact as he continues to recover from a midseason shoulder surgery. Continue for updates...

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  15. Thunder Expected to Sign Josh Huestis

    The Thunder are expected to fill the roster spot that their agreement to trade Perry Jones III will open up with Josh Huestis, last year's No. 29 overall pick, reports Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman (Twitter link)...

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  16. Celtics to Acquire Perry Jones III

    The Thunder will trade Perry Jones III to the Celtics , along with a second-round pick and cash, reports Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald (Twitter link)...

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  17. Ty Lawson Arrested: Latest Details, Reaction and More on Nuggets PG

    Point guard Ty Lawson has landed on the hot seat in Denver this offseason as the Nuggets beefed up their backcourt by drafting Emmanuel Mudiay and re-signing Jameer Nelson, but ...

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  18. Biggest Takeaways from Oklahoma City Thunder 2015 Summer League

    For a team built almost exclusively through the draft, the summer league is the first chance to see its handiwork in action...

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  19. Thanks Twitter! Leonard's Dog Will Be in Wedding

    Portland Trail Blazers center Meyers Leonard asked Twitter for help getting his dog into his wedding, and the tweeters obliged...

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  20. Freeland Thanks Portland Trail Blazers Fans After '3 Unforgettable Years'

    Joel Freeland signed a free agent contract with CSKA Moscow, opting to not only leave the Trail Blazers , but also the NBA . .....

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  21. This Dude's Russell Westbrook Impression Is Spectacular

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  22. Blazers' Leonard Asks Twitter for Odd Wedding Assist

    Okay everyone I NEED your HELP!! My fiancée has agreed that if I get 3,000+ Retweets Bella gets to be in our wedding! .....

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  23. Matching Portland's Offer to Kanter Leads to More Questions Than Answers

    After three anticipation-filled days, the Thunder on Sunday finally matched the four-year, $70 million offer sheet Portland tendered Enes Kanter on Thursday. .....

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  24. Jameer Nelson Agrees to Three-Year Deal with Nuggets

    Jameer Nelson has agreed in principle on a new three-year contract to re-sign with the Denver Nuggets , league sources told RealGM. .....

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  25. Enes Kanter's Max Contract Is All About Kevin Durant's 2016 NBA Free Agency

    Enes Kanter 's long-term fate with the Oklahoma City Thunder has been sealed this summer. Kevin Durant 's destination in 2016 is far less certain...

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