1. Luol Deng Opts In to Heat Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Luol Deng decided his first season with the Miami Heat went so well that he's going to do it all over again. The 30-year-old small forward exercised his player option for 2015-16, his agent revealed Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 38,922 reads 266 comments

  2. Magic Officially Waive Ben Gordon

    Ben Gordon will be waived by the Magic , according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. If he clears waivers, Gordon will become an unrestricted free agent...

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  3. Hezonja's Completes Buyout with FC Barcelona

    buyout agreement between Orlando Magic draft pick Mario Hezonja and FC Barcelona has been finalized, said his agent, Arn Tellem...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 134 reads 0 comments

  4. Deng Opts in with Heat for 2015-16

    Luol Deng 's agent Herb Rudoy says his client is staying with the Heat for the 2015-16 season. "He opted in 2 minutes ago," Rudoy said...

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  5. Spoelstra Praises 'Swiss Army Knife' Winslow

    Heat president Pat Riley and coach Erik Spoelstra flanked the team's new draft pick Monday and gushed about the maturity of 19-year-old Justise Winslow. Rather immediately, it was easy to see why...

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  6. Heat Decline Beasley's Option, Making Him Free Agent

    MIAMI — Michael Beasley's third stint with the Miami Heat has ended. The Heat have declined their $1.3 million option to keep Beasley for next season, and the No. 2 pick in the 2008 draft will officially become a free agent on Wednesday...

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  7. Not Fair, Not Smart, Comparing Winslow to Wade

    So Mike Krzyzewski says that Miami Heat first-round pick Justise Winslow could be the next Dwyane Wade . That's what the Duke legend told Jay Bilas anyway, and that's a mouthful...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 354 reads 0 comments

  8. Heat Received Several Offers from Teams Before Picking Justise Winslow

    MIAMI — The Heat went into Thursday with Justise Winslow rated as the best small forward in the NBA Draft the way someone might put Kate Upton first on their list of potential spouses — nice thought, but never going to happen...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 4 days ago 948 reads 0 comments

  9. Decision Time Arrives for Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade

    The last time Dwyane Wade had a chance to become a free agent, he got shorted millions of dollars. Naturally, he doesn't want that to happen again, so now the Heat 's star shooting guard is using a shrewder approach...

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  10. 12 Years a Fan: History of Charlotte Incompetence

    Last week, I had an idea for a column about how the Charlotte Hornets were the unluckiest team in the NBA ...

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  11. Morning tip: Nene's status with Wizards entering the summer

    The most frequent question that comes up about the Wizards going into next season, and the free-agent period that begins Wednesday, is what will happen with Nene...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 days ago 347 reads 0 comments

  12. Did the Atlanta Hawks Seriously Overpay to Acquire Tim Hardaway Jr.?

    The Atlanta Hawks threw their fans a curveball at Thursday's NBA draft, making two trades that ultimately brought in guard Tim Hardaway Jr. from the New York Knicks and two future second-round picks from the Washington Wizards ...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 5 days ago 23,891 reads 75 comments

  13. Michael Beasley's Contract Option Declined by Heat: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Miami Heat reportedly decided to decline their team option on forward Michael Beasley on Saturday. He'll now become a free agent on July 1. Ethan J...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 24,952 reads 149 comments

  14. Source: Heat Won't Exercise Beasley's Option

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  15. Orlando Magic Could Be 'Very Active' in Free Agency

    When the NBA 's 2015 free agency period begins Wednesday at 12:01 a.m., much of the attention will focus on where Marc Gasol , LaMarcus Aldridge and Kevin Love will go and how the ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 247 reads 0 comments

  16. Jeremy Lamb Can Revive His Career with Charlotte Hornets

    Jeremy Lamb has only been in the NBA for three years, and yet his career already feels like it's been decided...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  17. Ira Winderman: How Justise Was Served to the Heat

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  18. Miami Heat-Dwyane Wade Drama Gives Sports' Dog Days Some Bite

    These are supposed to be the doggiest of sports' dog days, with basketball and hockey now done, baseball droning through summer and the NFL napping until training camps start...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 238 reads 0 comments

  19. Heat to Bring Five from 2014-15 Roster to Summer League

    With the Miami Heat 's summer-league schedule less than a week from opening, the team has put together an intriguing mix of returning players, draft picks and undrafted free agents ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 747 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Final Four Guard Joining Wizards Summer League Team

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  21. Aaron White, Wizards' 2nd-Round Draft Pick, Could Play Overseas Next Season

    The Washington Wizards used their second-round pick, 49th overall, in Thursday's NBA draft to select Iowa forward Aaron White...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  22. Atlanta Hawks Summer League Roster Taking Shape

    While the roster is still taking shape, the Atlanta Hawks summer league entry in Las Vegas figures to look much different this season...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 162 reads 0 comments

  23. How the Hawks Deal Was Done

    Perhaps it should come as no surprise that Grant Hill, a seven-time NBA all-star, took the shot that led to the Hawks ' new ownership group buying the team...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 371 reads 0 comments

  24. Batum Ready for Fresh Start, Expanded Role

    Soon as Nicolas Batum learned he'd been traded to Charlotte , he called fellow Frenchman Boris Diaw for the low-down. Diaw told Batum where to go and where to eat ...

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  25. Best Potential Free-Agent Landing Spots for Tobias Harris During 2015 Offseason

    Free-agent forward Tobias Harris could be on the move, and he could be en route to big money this summer...

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