1. NBA Free Agency 2012: 4 Reasons Why Ray Allen Will Join Memphis Grizzlies

    The Memphis Grizzlies have thrown their hat in the ring in hopes of signing Ray Allen . Grizzlies owner Michael Heisley told The Commercial Appeal that he'll allow general manager ...

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  2. New York Knicks: 6 Moves Knicks Must Make During Free-Agency Period

    The New York Knicks were active during the offseason last year. The Knicks acquired Tyson Chandler in a sign-and-trade deal and signed Steve Novak, Baron Davis and Jared Jeffries...

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  3. Lakers Rumors: Can L.A. Become Title Contenders Again Before Next Season?

    GM Mitch Kupchak has an interesting view of the Los Angeles Lakers ' championship window. Kupchak told the Los Angeles Times that he believes the Lakers can win a title next year with the core of Andrew Bynum, Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol...

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  4. NBA Draft 2012 Grades: Full Report Card for Every Lottery Team

    Each team that selected in the lottery range in the draft on Thursday—from the New Orleans Hornets to the Houston Rockets—had a chance to make key improvements with its picks...

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  5. NBA Draft 2012: Can Tony Wroten Jr. Replace O.J. Mayo's Scoring in 2012-13?

    The Memphis Grizzlies needed to find a good scorer to replace O.J. Mayo with the No. 25 pick. They found a nifty guy in Tony Wroten ...

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  6. NBA Draft 2012 Results: 6 2nd-Round Picks with Best Shot of Making Roster

    Jae Crowder doesn't exactly fit the size protocol for either forward position in the NBA . However, he does have certain skills that impressed the Dallas Mavericks enough to persuade them to draft him with the fourth pick of the second round...

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  7. NBA Draft 2012: Most Likely Players to Make Big Impact in Rookie Year

    Austin Rivers was one of several players whose names caused fans to get excited when they were announced by David Stern on Thursday during the 2012 NBA draft. Rivers is one spectacular scorer...

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  8. Lakers Trade Rumors: Why Lakers Have the Leverage in Possible Deal with T-Wolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are longing for one particular Spanish big man. But if the T'Wolves really want Pau Gasol , according to SI.com (via the Associated Press), they'll have to put out the necessary pieces in a trade...

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  9. 2012 NBA Draft Trades: Who Made the Boldest Moves of the Draft?

    The Houston Rockets were on the move before the draft. They made two deals in attempt to eventually trade up to get a true difference-maker in the early part of the draft, according to the Houston Chronicle ...

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  10. NBA Draft 2012: 3 Scorers Memphis Grizzlies Should Consider Picking

    The Memphis Grizzlies need to find a scorer in the 2012 NBA draft. With O.J. Mayo likely to leave during free agency, the Grizzlies may be at a loss for bench scoring...

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  11. 10 Changes That Make NBA Fans Feel Old

    There are facts of life that everyone must confront. Time passes, the world changes and nature evolves. Even in the NBA , things change. The players with whom fans grew familiar eventually grow older and pass from the league...

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  12. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Full 2-Round Predictions, Draft-Day Edition

    NBA fans have watched with anticipation as teams worked out prospects, watched them in the draft combine and postured themselves around possible moves between picks...

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  13. Breaking Down the Pros and Cons of Anthony Davis' Game

    Anthony Davis has been presumed to be the top pick in the 2012 NBA Draft since he announced that he'd enter the draft...

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  14. NBA Draft 2012: Why Bradley Beal Will Ultimately Become Draft's Best Player

    Bradley Beal is one of several prospects who hope to be taken in the first round of Thursday's draft. Beal is also a player whose star could shoot high. He's a terrific sharpshooter and can rebounds and pass well...

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  15. NBA Draft 2012: Why Thomas Robinson's Mental Toughness Makes Him the Best Choice

    Anthony Davis has been presumed to be the No. 1 pick in the draft. Finding a mock draft that doesn't have Davis going No. 1 is difficult. However, that he's widely projected to be the top pick doesn't mean that he'd be the best choice...

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  16. Oklahoma City Thunder: 5 Reasons They Won't Return to NBA Finals Next Season

    Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder endured a tough five-game series loss to the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals. Making a return trip to the finals will certainly be difficult...

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  17. The 10 Strongest Pound-for-Pound Players in the NBA Today

    Certain NBA players pose a threat when they step on the court, not just by their scoring or defensive acumen, but by their physical prowess...

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  18. NBA Rumors: Breaking Down Why Hornets Must Keep No. 10 Draft Pick

    The New Orleans Hornets have plenty of options as they decide what to do with the No. 10 pick in this year's draft. One possibility is trading the pick...

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  19. Kevin Youkilis Can't Do Worse Than Other Chicago White Sox Third Basemen

    Kevin Youkilis will soon be wearing a different Sox jersey, as Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe confirmed via Twitter that Youkilis had been traded from the Boston Red Sox to the Chicago White Sox ...

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  20. NBA Draft 2012: Should Memphis Grizzlies Trade No. 25 Pick?

    The Memphis Grizzlies are facing a side effect of having one of the highest regular-season winning percentages in the NBA as they prepare for the draft. The Grizzlies have a late first-round draft pick...

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  21. Gordon Beckham Starting to Show Chicago White Sox Some of His Potential

    Gordon Beckham was a star again for the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday. He hit a run-scoring single in the fourth inning. Then, in the sixth inning, Beckham essentially closed the deal by hitting a three-run homer...

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  22. 2012 NBA Free Agency: Would Ray Allen Be a Good Fit for Memphis Grizzlies?

    Ray Allen will be an interesting player to follow during the offseason. According to Sports Illustrated , the Memphis Grizzlies are said to be among the teams interested in signing him...

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  23. NBA Free Agency 2012: 5 Teams That Can Make Sneaky Play for Eric Gordon

    Eric Gordon saw his chances of returning to the New Orleans Hornets increase significantly on Wednesday. According to ESPN , the Hornets traded Emeka Okafor and Trevor Ariza to the Washington Wizards for Rashard Lewis and a second-round pick...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 8,328 reads 21 comments

  24. Tony Romo: Is Dallas Cowboys QB Really on the Hot Seat?

    Tony Romo faces an incredible amount of pressure to lead the Dallas Cowboys to a Super Bowl this year. This is partly due to national sports media scrutiny...

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  25. John Danks Injury: Chicago White Sox Lose Flexibility with Danks out Long-Term

    John Danks didn't seem like he would be back from his shoulder injury soon before his MRI on Monday. Now, he'll definitely be out for the long run...

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