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Lakers News: Julius Randle Feels 'Comfortable' Shooting Threes

NBA Rumors - 16 hours 11 min ago

Los Angeles Lakers power forward Julius Randle has a very unique skill set as not many players his size can handle the ball the way he does. Additionally, Randle has worked hard this summer to transform his body to get in better shape so he can fit with the style of play that head coach Luke Walton wants

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Philadelphia 76ers offseason and how the Pistons will match up

NBA Rumors - 16 hours 28 min ago

The Philadelphia 76ers have been building long and hard to get a true contender. They may be on the brink of that status. How will the Detroit Pistons fare? We may be Detroit Pistons' fans, but we all remember what was going on in Philadelphia during the thick of the 2016-17 NBA season. Joel Embiid

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ASK IRA: Does adding Jordan Mickey make sense for Heat?

NBA Rumors - 16 hours 39 min ago

A: First, never overstate 15th men, which is where Jordan would stand at the moment. With where the Heat stand against the cap and the tax, it's not as if another minimum salary impacts either. The one thing the Heat scouting staff continually stresses is that even when they don't draft a player

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Ira Winderman: Nothing in the NBA is quite like LeBron on the clock

NBA Rumors - 18 hours 39 min ago

The insult was biting, but nonetheless private, when LeBron James gave Pat Riley the cold shoulder during 2014 free agency, having by then made up his mind to leave the Miami Heat for a return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. But it also came after the games were played, as a free agent, during the offseason

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Report: Pacers file tampering charges against Lakers over Paul George

NBA Rumors - 18 hours 49 min ago

The Pacers were caught off guard when Paul George informed them he was planning to opt out of his contract this upcoming summer and not re-sign with Indiana. However, they seem to believe that George's choice was influenced by powers outside of George's camp. According to Peter Vescey on his

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HEAT Signs Jordan Mickey

NBA Rumors - 19 hours 39 min ago

– The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed forward Jordan Mickey. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Mickey split last season between the Boston Celtics and the Maine Red Claws of the NBA G League appearing in 12 games (all starts) with the Red Claws averaging 20.8 points

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Knicks' Joakim Noah fighting to earn trust back after PED bust

NBA Rumors - 20 hours 36 min ago

A humbled Joakim Noah understands that the drug suspension compromised his ability to lead in the locker room. But as the Knicks transition into a rebuild focused on teammates 10 years younger, Noah also understands it's imperative to re-establish that role as a positive veteran influence — since

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2017 Offseason Preview: Memphis Grizzlies

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

The Memphis Grizzlies are in the midst of the most successful stretch in franchise history. Memphis made their seventh straight playoff appearance in 2017, but the Grizzlies were eliminated in the first round for the third time in the last four years. Memphis has gotten to this point with their "

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The NBPA awards Oracle Arena "Best Home Court Advantage"

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

Every year, the National Basketball Players Association, composed of every active NBA player, votes on league-wide awards. It gives us fans a rare glimpse of how NBA players perceive and appreciate their peers. The Warriors did not claim any individual awards this year. Although Stephen Curry and Kevin

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NetsDaily Off-Season Report No. 19

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

With Opening Night now nearly two weeks earlier than in the past, that means training camp is likely to open a month from this weekend, around mid-September instead of the traditional late September start. No dates have been announced, but the wait for the season start is now officially less than what

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NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering allegation

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

The NBA is investigating whether the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with All-Star forward Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers asked the league to open the probe. "The Lakers have been cooperative and, at this point, no findings have been made," NBA spokesman

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Everything you need to know about the Spurs Sneaker Jam

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Shoes, shoes, and some more shoes. Every kind of shoe. Red, blue, deformed, and misshapen! Bring your friends and family to the AT&T Center on Sunday, September 10th for some wholesome shoetainment. You may be asking yourself, what is the Spurs Sneaker Jam

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Hawks reportedly agree to two-year contract with Quinn Cook

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

The Atlanta Hawks have been sitting on a 14-player roster since the acquisition of Luke Babbitt. On Sunday, the team reportedly made a move to address the final roster spot and, in the process, the Hawks added a third point guard in the form of Quinn Cook. Cook has long been a speculative target for

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Tony Allen, Nerlens Noel, Nikola Mirotic Still Available

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

With the trade that sent guard Allen Crabbe to the Brooklyn Nets, plus the rumored plan to waive Andrew Nicholson, the Portland Trail Blazers may gain an open spot on their roster. Haley O'Shaughnessy of The Ringer gave suggestions of NBA veterans, a few of which could be considered for that spot

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Evan Turner's greatest media moments with the Boston Celtics

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

“I thought about MJ passing to Kerr. I wanted to add that to my legacy.” Those were words uttered by Evan Turner – who revitalized his career under Brad Stevens – after passing off a game-winning shot to Jae Crowder during a 2015 regular season win against Turner's old team, the Philadelphia 76ers

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Greg Monroe, Otto Porter and More Hoyas Attend Jeff Green's Wedding

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

Georgetown's Otto Porter, Greg Monroe, Jonathan Wallace, Patrick Ewing, Jr., Tyler Crawford, Darrell Owens and Ashanti Cook attended Jeff Green's wedding in Miami this weekend. A post shared by Otto Porter Jr. (@ottodayporter22) on Aug 19, 2017 at 11:00pm PDT In addition to the former Georgetown

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Is Dennis Schröder a top-20 point guard?

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

The NBA offseason has unofficially flipped from the intrigue that surrounds the draft and free agency and into full-fledged preview mode with an eye on 2017-2018. One such manifestation of that is the roll-out of various lists that rank players, both by position and overall within the league as a whole

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Miami Heat Position Preview: Small Forward

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

We dove into a new series evaluating the team by position. After checking out what Goran Dragic offers at point guard, and the versatility that shooting guard presents led by Dion Waiters, we now shift to the front court. So let's take a look at how the small forward position is looking for the Heat

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Is Dennis Schröder a top-20 point guard?

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

The NBA offseason has unofficially flipped from the intrigue that surrounds the draft and free agency and into full-fledged preview mode with an eye on 2017-2018. One such manifestation of that is the roll-out of various lists that rank players, both by position and overall within the league as a whole

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Pacers file tampering charges against the Lakers over Paul George, league investigating

NBA Rumors - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 01:00

The Indiana Pacers have filed tampering charges against the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA is looking into whether or not the latter organization had illegal contact with Paul George, according to Peter Vescey (who reported the news on his Patreon account). “An independant law firm” is reportedly interviewing

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