Basketball News

Suns need Bridges, Jackson, Bender to help Ayton

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 19:15
All eyes will be on top pick Deandre Ayton, but the Suns needed Las Vegas to see their other young prospects too.
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Lakers' Ball to have arthroscopic knee surgery

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 17:38
Lakers second-year guard Lonzo Ball will undergo arthroscopic surgery to repair his ailing left knee, the team announced Friday.
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Magic: Lakers' 3-year plan at 'whole nother level'

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 17:37
President of basketball operations Magic Johnson says the Lakers will lean on LeBron James when contemplating which players to add to the team.
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'Uncle Drew' hitting mark with U.S. moviegoers

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 17:37
"Uncle Drew," the movie starring Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, is being considered a hit, doing $33.4 million at the U.S. box office two weeks after its release in theaters.
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Sources: Parker, Bulls in talks on offer sheet

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 17:26
Jabari Parker, who is a restricted free agent under the Bucks' control, is making progress in offer sheet talks with the Bulls, league sources told ESPN.
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Cavs give Zizic OK to head to Croatia for WC final

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 16:49
According to Cleveland.com, Ante Zizic boarded a flight to Croatia on Friday morning to return to his native land for the first time in almost year.
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Butler turns down extension offer from Wolves

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 15:42
The Wolves' Jimmy Butler hopes a great 2018-19 will mean more money next summer, a strategy that worked for him while with the Bulls.
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What league insiders are buzzing about at NBA summer league

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:06
Here's what league insiders have been chatting about at Las Vegas summer league.
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'It's mostly gossip': Behind the scenes of the Vegas schmooze pit

NBA Headlines - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 07:47
Summer league is the greatest NBA cocktail party of the year, where you can compare notes, gossip and talk shop.
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Sources: Ellington returns to Heat on 1-year deal

NBA Headlines - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 20:35
Wayne Ellington has agreed to a one-year deal with the Heat for $6.27 million, sources told ESPN's Chris Haynes.
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Knicks picks Knox, Robinson could be solutions to New York's problems

NBA Headlines - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 18:32
It is premature to throw the word "hope" around New York's chances to contend in 2018-19, but the Knicks' future prospects have shined in Las Vegas.
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Oakley arrested, accused of cheating in Vegas

NBA Headlines - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 12:27
Former Knicks forward Charles Oakley was arrested in Las Vegas and charged with committing a fraudulent act while gambling.
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Fore! Barkley's odds to win golf event 6,000-1

NBA Headlines - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 07:09
Charles Barkley has the longest odds (6,000-1) to win the American Century celebrity golf tournament, while Mark Mulder and Tony Romo are the favorites.
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Cakewalk? Ainge dispels talk of LeBron-less East

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:07
Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said Wednesday that LeBron James' departure from the Eastern Conference doesn't change his expectations for his team, nor does it ease the road to claiming the conference.
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Artist paints over LeBron mural after vandalism

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 21:37
Jonas Never told ESPN he covered his LeBron James mural with white paint not long after a vandal had splattered yellow paint on his work.
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Bulls are seeing total package in rookie big Carter

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 18:56
Chicago lottery pick Wendell Carter Jr. has consistently put together strong performances in Las Vegas.
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Source: J. Ennis will sign with Rockets for 2 years

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 17:17
Forward James Ennis III will sign a two-year deal with the Houston Rockets, a source confirmed to ESPN's Tim MacMahon. The second year of the contract will be a player option, the source said. Yahoo! Sports first reported the deal.
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Pelinka: Lakers designed to combat Warriors

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:40
Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka said once LeBron James came aboard, his goal was to build a roster full of versatile players who are tenacious defenders in order to get past the Golden State Warriors.
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The day LeBron became a Laker: Behind-the-scenes stories

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 00:19
Inside the King's decision and how it instantly changed the Lakers, the Cavaliers and the entire NBA.
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Which Lakers prospects could help LeBron the most?

NBA Headlines - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 00:18
The Lakers' summer league squad is finding success in Vegas. Will the prospects' play translate to the regular season?
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