1. NBA Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Notable Remaining Names

    The smaller dominoes in NBA free agency can sometimes have the biggest impact. Said impact isn't always apparent right away, either. For a contending team, small additions after the big fish have reshaped the league can make all the difference...

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  2. Ben Simmons Tweets Cryptic Eyes Emoji at LeBron James

    Ben Simmons took a page out of Joel Embiid ’s book on Tuesday. Out of nowhere, the Philadelphia 76ers rookie guard tweeted the notorious eyes emoji at LeBron James ’ ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 days ago 8,530 reads 0 comments

  3. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Warriors Have Another Draft Steal in Jordan Bell

    In today's NBA , the rich have a way of getting richer. Enter t he Golden State Warriors, who might have unearthed another second-round draft gem in former Oregon forward Jordan Bell...

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  4. Summertime Sadness: Biggest Disappointments from NBA Summer League

    For the most part, the 2016 and 2017 NBA draft classes performed up to par or exceeded expectations in summer league. But there were a handful of young prospects who struggled, including two Top 10 picks from this past June...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 days ago 211,588 reads 0 comments

  5. Biggest Hole Every NBA Team Still Needs to Fill

    Basketball's biggest garage sale —known formally as the 2017 NBA offseason —is winding down as both supply and demand dwindle. But the task of personnel management is a yearlong endeavor...

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  6. NBA Free-Agency Report Cards for All 30 Teams so Far

    One minute, you're glued to Twitter, watching NBA free agency unfold in real-time, your mind racing to figure out why Gordon Hayward joined the Boston Celtics twice ...

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  7. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz Surrounding Carmelo Anthony, Anthony Davis

    It's the dead of July. The NBA Summer League is over. The draft is but a speck in the rearview mirror. Free agency has, for the most part, come and gone. But, luckily for year-round fans, superstars are being thrown around in trade rumors...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 days ago 6,122 reads 0 comments

  8. 'Summer League Is Summer League': Donovan Mitchell Has Some Critics in Denial

    LAS VEGAS — On a scorching Tuesday at the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, Donovan Mitchell brought the heat of Sin City inside the air-conditioned confines of the Thomas & Mack Center...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 6 days ago 80,670 reads 0 comments

  9. Kyrie Irving Says Cavaliers in 'A Very Peculiar Place' After Offseason

    Kyrie Irving told Sports Illustrated 's Maggie Gray the Cleveland Cavaliers are "in a very peculiar place" on the heels of a report from USA Today 's Jeff Zillgitt that ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 92,810 reads 0 comments

  10. Magic Johnson Says Summer League Shows Lonzo Ball Can Succeed in NBA

    As Magic Johnson sees it, Lonzo Ball's Las Vegas Summer League performance was just the tip of the iceberg...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 22,963 reads 0 comments

  11. Dikembe Mutombo Putting Group Together to Purchase Houston Rockets

    NBA Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo is trying to put together a group to purchase the Houston Rockets , according to Mark Berman of Fox 26. "I'm working on it," Mutombo said...

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  12. Lonzo Ball's Calf Injury from NBA Summer League Diagnosed as Low-Grade Strain

    The MRI results on Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball 's calf injury reportedly revealed a low-grade strain. Mike Trudell of Spectrum SportsNet reported the news Tuesday, noting the low-grade strain is mild...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 2,632 reads 0 comments

  13. Mario Chalmers, Grizzlies Agree to 1-Year Contract

    The Memphis Grizzlies announced the signing of free-agent guard Mario Chalmers on Wednesday. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN first reported the news on Tuesday, adding it's a one-year deal...

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  14. Adam Silver Expects Sports Gambling to Be Legalized 'In the Next Few Years'

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver maintained an optimistic outlook Tuesday that legislation will be enacted in the coming years to make gambling on professional sports legal...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 10,802 reads 0 comments

  15. Ty Lawson Interested in Signing with Chinese Team Shanxi

    Veteran point guard Ty Lawson may be headed to the Shanxi Dragons of the Chinese Basketball Association...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 days ago 18,634 reads 0 comments

  16. Ice Cube Rejects Terrell Owens' Plea to Join BIG3 League

    Terrell Owens may want to play in the BIG3, but it's not going to happen. League commissioner Ice Cube is holding firm on the BIG3's rule of only allowing former NBA players in the league, per TMZ Sports , exempting Owens from admission...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 days ago 54,145 reads 0 comments

  17. Paul George Trade Rumors: Pacers Nearly Sent Star to Cavaliers but Backed Out

    Paul George reportedly nearly became a Cleveland Cavalier. In an appearance on The Jump on Tuesday, ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 153,858 reads 0 comments

  18. Jimmy Butler Details Night He Was Traded to Timberwolves on Bill Simmons Podcast

    While the NBA universe was abuzz stateside when Jimmy Butler was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night June 22, the three-time All-Star told The Ringer's Bill Simmons he was across the pond in Paris when the deal went down...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 8,169 reads 0 comments

  19. Doc Rivers Says Clippers Will Have Ball Movement with Chris Paul Joining Rockets

    During a press conference Tuesday, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers attempted to spin Chris Paul 's departure as a positive for the team, arguing the Clippers will " have ball movement" with the nine-time All-Star gone...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 87,695 reads 0 comments

  20. Paul Pierce Wore Nets Shorts When Signing 1-Day Contract with Celtics

    Paul Pierce spent the final four years of his decorated career on three different teams, but history will remember his 15 seasons with the Boston Celtics ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 days ago 7,221 reads 0 comments

  21. Anthony Davis Trade Rumors: Celtics Suitors If Pelicans Put Star on Block

    The Boston Celtics could emerge as top contenders to land New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis if his partnership with DeMarcus Cousins doesn't work out...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 days ago 90,357 reads 0 comments

  22. Wasserman's Top 3 Draft Steals Following NBA Summer League

    With the NBA Summer League having just ended Monday night, Jonathan Wasserman gives his take on why Jordan Bell, Caleb Swanigan and Kyle Kuzma were the top draft steals this year...

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  23. Paul George Among Players Scammed Out of Sneakers by Man Posing as Adele Manager

    Prosecutors in Miami-Dade County, Florida, allege a man posed as Adele's manager in order to receive sneakers from various athletes, including Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 115,367 reads 0 comments

  24. Carmelo Anthony Rumors: Star Reportedly 'Not Interested' in Playing for Knicks

    As the trade winds continue to swirl around Carmelo Anthony , the All-Star forward reportedly has no interest in returning to the New York Knicks ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 111,906 reads 0 comments

  25. Nerlens Noel, Agent 'Very Disappointed' with Mavericks Contract Negotiations

    Nerlens Noel remains a free agent, and his agent, Happy Walters, said he and the veteran center are " very disappointed with where things stand" with the Dallas Mavericks ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 48,835 reads 0 comments