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2015 NBA Draft: Full List of Results and Scores for Both Rounds

It's report card time. And although most NBA teams passed last week's exam in one form or another, only a select few were fortunate enough to receive grades indicative of draft-day excellence. But before we break a few of those squads down, final marks need to be handed out. Below you'll find two guides to draft results. Show More Summary

NBA Rumors: Free-Agency Buzz on LaMarcus Aldridge, Jeremy Lin and More

The NBA's annual foray into insanity, otherwise known as the start of free agency, is looming. Teams and players can begin to negotiate on July 1, which is also when deals will start being agreed to even though they won't be finalized...Show More Summary

The NBA's Worst Contract at Every Position

It's hard to pinpoint bad NBA contracts these days, and it's only going to get harder. The last collective bargaining agreement effectively killed long-term deals, limiting commitments to a maximum of five seasons. The imposition ofShow More Summary

2016 NBA Mock Draft: Early 1st-Round Predictions and Surprises for Top Prospects

The 2015 NBA draft wrapped up last Thursday, and while we're still in draft mode, it wouldn't hurt to get an early look at next summer's class. At first glance, the crop of players looks strong in the frontcourt. Eight of the top nine...Show More Summary

Ideal Free Agent for Memphis Grizzlies at Every Position

After an underwhelming draft, the Memphis Grizzlies have plenty of work ahead of them in free agency before thrusting themselves into the Western Conference gauntlet. The chief task for the Grizzlies is re-signing their best player, Marc Gasol. Gasol has been low-key about the upcoming free agency period. Show More Summary

Playing Keep or Cut with Each of the Chicago Bulls' 2015 NBA Free Agents

This summer, the Chicago Bulls will have a quartet of free agents to deal with in Jimmy Butler, Mike Dunleavy Jr., Aaron Brooks and Nazr Mohammed. Which of these players should stick around for at least another year, and who should pack...Show More Summary

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. Atlanta first drafted Kansas Jayhawks freshman Kelly Oubre Jr. Show More Summary

Cavs Rumors: Buzz on LeBron James, Kevin Love and More Free Agents

Following the franchise's second appearance in the NBA Finals, the Cleveland Cavaliers have a wealth of roster questions to answer this summer. LeBron James, who did opt out of his contract on Sunday, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst, is clearly the top priority. After James, though, Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson, J.R. Show More Summary

Draymond Green: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Restricted Free Agent

Draymond Green has been one of the NBA's biggest bargains in his three seasons with the Golden State Warriors. This summer, the restricted free agent can change that. Continue for updates. Green to Explore Options Sunday, June 28 According to Marc J. Show More Summary

Jeremy Lin: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent PG

Jeremy Lin will be looking for a new home this offseason after playing out the final year of his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers last season, and he should attract a lot of attention for his solid shooting touch. Continue for updates. Linsanity,...Show More Summary

LeBron James' Opt-Out Leaves Cleveland Cavaliers Facing Major Free-Agent Summer

The Cleveland Cavaliers are in for quite the noisy offseason. LeBron James opting out of his contract Sunday afternoon, first reported by ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst, isn't helping the cacophony of sounds about to roar out of Cleveland. James'...Show More Summary

Brandon Knight: Latest Contract News, Rumors, Speculation on Suns PG

The Phoenix Suns are reportedly preparing to commit to point guard Brandon Knight with a lucrative long-term contract this offseason. Continue for updates. Report: Suns Close to Re-Signing Knight Sunday, June 28 Gery Woelfel of the Journal...Show More Summary

Alvin Gentry Already Proving He's Right Coach for Anthony Davis' Future

A lot of coaches were vying for the chance to mold Anthony Davis, and it didn't take Alvin Gentry long to show why he beat out the rest of the contenders. His plan for the league's most malleable superstar is both the most forward-thinking...Show More Summary

Corey Brewer: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Free-Agent SG

Corey Brewer is no stranger to changing teams, having played for four teams since 2007, so the 29-year-old will be "open-minded" when it comes to picking his next home as a free agent this summer. Continue for updates. Brewer Prefers Long-Term Deal Sunday, June 28 According to Marc J. Show More Summary

Are New York Knicks Preparing for Long-Term Future Without Carmelo Anthony?

There's a prevailing belief that NBA players need to go to memorable franchises to maximize the effect of their legacies. That strategy may not have worked for Carmelo Anthony. The talk with big-name free agents every year is that they want to head to large markets to expand their basketball reach. Show More Summary

Caron Butler: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Free-Agent SF

Longtime NBA veteran Caron Butler is on the market for teams this summer and figures to draw plenty of interest for his ability to contribute off the bench. Continue for updates. Five Teams Expected in on Butler Sunday, June 28 According...Show More Summary

Knicks Rumors: Analyzing Buzz on Tobias Harris, David West and More

The New York Knicks' offseason is already off to a highly entertaining start. Between the fans booing fourth overall pick Kristaps Porzingis at the draft, Phil Jackson being confident he's doing an outstanding job and the rumored rift involving Carmelo Anthony, the headlines have been plentiful. Now the focus shifts toward free agency. Show More Summary

LeBron James Opts out of Cavaliers Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James declined his player option for the 2015-16 NBA season Sunday, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst. It's a decision that was expected as he seeks to maximize his contract while waiting for the league's new television deals to take effect in 2016. Show More Summary

NBA Free Agency 2015: Latest Rumors and Signing Predictions for Top Stars

Though fans and media members have speculated about NBA free agency for months, teams haven't been able to construct concrete offseason game plans until now. With the NBA draft in the rear-view mirror, free agency represents the last...Show More Summary

Realistic Expectations for Sam Dekker's Rookie Season with the Houston Rockets

The Houston Rockets drafted Sam Dekker with their first-round pick in a somewhat—but not entirely—surprising selection. The Wisconsin small forward fell in the draft, and the Rockets were happy to sweep him up. What can Rockets fansShow More Summary

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