1. 5 Reasons Portland Trail Blazers Enter Franchise-Defining Season in 2014-15

    The Portland Trail Blazers did something during the 2013-14 NBA season that has gone largely unmentioned...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 15 days ago 526 reads 1 comments

  2. Jazz Sign 5-Year-Old to 1-Day Contract

    SALT LAKE CITY (Oct. 6, 2014) – The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed five-year-old free agent guard JP Gibson to a one-day contract. Per team policy, financial terms were not released...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 days ago 325 reads 0 comments

  3. Rubio Focused on New-Look Wolves, Not Contract

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ricky Rubio sat at a table with Kevin Martin to his left, ready to start the first day of the rest of his life without Kevin Love as a teammate in Minnesota ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 107 reads 0 comments

  4. Wolves Rest Pek at Camp, Aim to Keep Him Healthy

    On the third day of training camp, the Minnesota Timberwolves went hard at each other as Nikola Pekovic watched from the baseline seats dressed in jogging pants and a T-shirt.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 62 reads 1 comments

  5. Timberwolves Trio Flashing New Muscle Thanks to Offseason Workouts

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  6. One Week In, the Roster Picture Is Clearing for Wolves

    The Timberwolves broke training camp late Sunday afternoon after completing their sixth day of practice at Minnesota State Mankato and returned home to prepare for Tuesday's preseason opener at Indiana ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 440 reads 0 comments

  7. Budinger Back At Full Strength For Minnesota

    Minnesota traded for Chase Budinger a little more than two years ago in search of a guy that could play significant minutes, and contribute at a high level.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 233 reads 0 comments

  8. Does Trey Burke's NBA Career Depend on Huge Step Forward This Season?

    Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke had a decent rookie year. It was nice. Average. So-so. And that might be a problem. A "nice" or "decent" rookie year would have been fine had Burke's ceiling been a little bit higher...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 15 days ago 5,044 reads 18 comments

  9. How New NBA TV Deal Affects the Utah Jazz

    Remember when everyone flipped out about how the new Gordon Hayward “max deal” was going to hamstring the Utah Jazz for years to come.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 15 days ago 153 reads 0 comments

  10. Mixed Results in First Practice for Exum, Hood

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 181 reads 0 comments

  11. Point Guards Burke and Exum Battling in Practice

    Since draft night, the Utah Jazz have insisted that Trey Burke and Dante Exum will be able to coexist in the backcourt.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 243 reads 0 comments

  12. Novak's Shooting Makes Him Important to Jazz System

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  13. How Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried Can Live Up to New Contract Extension

    UPDATE on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 8:30 pm ET As it turns out, Kenneth Faried 's new contract extension will keep him on the books for four years instead of five, allowing the big ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 16 days ago 5,826 reads 10 comments

  14. Steve Smith Predicts Trail Blazers Will Finish 4th in West

    Steve Smith, who played two seasons with the Trail Blazers and works as an analyst for NBA TV, was in Portland on Friday to broadcast practice as part of the network's "Real Training Camp" series...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 141 reads 0 comments

  15. Lillard Takes MVP Honors As Black Bests White 64-43 at Wells Fargo Fan Fest

    The Black team, led by 19 points from Wells Fargo Fan Fest MVP Damian Lillard , defeated the White team 64-43 in the Black vs. White scrimmage in front of a crowd of 13,500 and change at the 2014 Wells Fargo Fan Fest at the Moda Center Sunday night...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 98 reads 0 comments

  16. Sources: Kenneth Faried Agrees to $60M Extension with Nuggets

    Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried has reached agreement on a five-year, $60 million contract extension, league sources told Yahoo Sports...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 16 days ago 119 reads 1 comments

  17. How Kendrick Perkins Helps, Not Hurts, Oklahoma City Thunder's Title Hunt

    If used the right way, diminished center Kendrick Perkins can still aid the Oklahoma City Thunder in their quest for an NBA Championship. There are certainly plenty of reasons for the team to move on from their incumbent big man...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 16 days ago 5,337 reads 19 comments

  18. Fesenko Fights for NBA Job with Wolves with Family Back in War-Torn Ukraine

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  19. Utah Jazz: Basketball a Way of Life for Rookie Rodney Hood

    And heading into the June draft, he projected to be a lottery pick. Hood didn't work out for a team outside of the top 18, and he only went that far because Phoenix also owned the No...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 17 days ago 330 reads 0 comments

  20. Nuggets Q&A: Ty Lawson, Point Guard

    No matter which of their players grabs the spotlight on a regular basis, the Nuggets know their most indispensable player is Ty Lawson ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 17 days ago 357 reads 0 comments

  21. Vets Blake, Kaman Making Early Impact

    It didn't take long for offseason additions Steve Blake and Chris Kaman to make an impact in Trail Blazers training camp...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 18 days ago 357 reads 0 comments

  22. Saunders Offers Glimpse into Coaching Style

    In his 17th training camp, Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders has incorporated a magician, had players pick numbers out of a Gatorade cup for a then-mysterious shooting drill as well as toss footballs around pre-practice...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 18 days ago 828 reads 0 comments

  23. 5 Bold Predictions for Oklahoma City Thunder in 2014-15 Season

    What do we know for sure about the 2014-15 Oklahoma City Thunder ? We know that they'll be very good. The Thunder have won at least 70 percent of their games for the past three seasons...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 19 days ago 12,078 reads 64 comments

  24. Breaking Down Minnesota Timberwolves' Shooting Guard Position for 2014-15 Season

    With only a few weeks until the 2014-15 NBA season, it's time to break down the Minnesota Timberwolves ' position that's seen the most change: Shooting guard...

    Joseph Zapata Written by Joseph Zapata about 19 days ago 6,848 reads 36 comments

  25. Kyrylo Fesenko Frets About Unrest Back Home in Ukraine

    MANKATO, Minn. -- As Kyrylo Fesenko battles for a spot on the Timberwolves roster, a real battle is being waged in his native Ukraine...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 19 days ago 303 reads 1 comments