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Michael Beasley agrees to a deal with the Memphis Grizzlies, per report

After drawing interest from a few teams this offseason, Michael Beasley will attempt to revive his career with the Memphis Grizzlies. The Memphis Grizzlies agreed to a deal with free agent power forward Michael Beasley on Tuesday, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Show More Summary

Celtics owner suggests Rajon Rondo is difficult to coach

Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck said Rondo is stubborn and not the easiest player to coach, but Grousbeck also said he wants his star point guard in Boston for the long term. Rajon Rondo has earned the reputation of a high-maintenance star...Show More Summary

Good morning, Michael Beasley will be the greatest Spur ever

That and much, much more in Monday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. BLEDNOPE: There was a rumor that the Timberwolves were impressing themselves into the Eric Bledsoe situation. That rumor appears to be trumped up. Training camp is getting awful close, Suns and EB. SPEAKING OF THE WOLVES... Show More Summary

Watch James Dolan perform an awful blues song on 'Good Day New York'

Because the world needs more blues music from one of the richest men in the world that inherited his fortune without having to work a day in his life outside his father's company, here's New York Knicks owner James Dolan's band performing on FOX's Good Day New York. The song is about New Jersey governor Chris Christie and how politicians suck. Show More Summary

Rudy Gay suffered fractured jaw against Lithuania, cleared to play in FIBA World Cup gold medal game

Team USA has been all smiles during their undefeated run in Spain, but Rudy Gay might keep his lips tight if they capture the gold medal. Rudy Gay and Team USA are headed to the gold medal game in the FIBA World Cup, but the veteran forward won't be smiling if they finish off their run with a championship. Show More Summary

Read Chris Paul's touching tribute to Chauncey Billups

The Los Angeles Clippers point guard was effusive in his praise for his former teammate, who announced his retirement Tuesday. Chauncey Billups' ability to connect with teammates is the biggest reason he'll go down as one of the best guards of the last 20 years. Show More Summary

Luol Deng: 'I'm proud to say I actually have a lot of African in me'

The Miami Heat forward released a statement on Tuesday addressing the comments made by Atlanta general manager Danny Ferry. Luol Deng was thrust into the controversy surrounding the Atlanta Hawks and the Miami Heat forward responded Tuesday with an eloquent statement addressing the comments made by Hawks general manager Danny Ferry. Show More Summary

Why Danny Ferry will get fired by the Hawks

Five reasons why Ferry needs to brush up on his resumé after reading a scouting report that suggested Luol Deng "had a little African in him." Danny Ferry is still technically the Atlanta Hawks general manager, but he probably won't be by the beginning of the season. Show More Summary

Emir Preldzic hits game-winning three, everyone on Turkey goes crazy

The veteran Turkish forward hit the shot of his career to carry Turkey to an improbable victory over Australia in the FIBA World Cup Round of 16. Turkey was down by two points with 22 seconds left against Australia in the FIBA World Cup Round of 16. Show More Summary

FIBA World Cup 2014 schedule: South American rivals square off in Round of 16 finale

Sunday's Round of 16 action at the 2014 FIBA World Cup finishes with Brazil-Argentina, a bitter rivalry between South American powers. Spain, France, Slovenia and the U.S. are already in the quarterfinals. After Sunday's action, the other spots will be set. Show More Summary

Good morning, FIBA's Round of 16 has arrived

That and much more in Friday's NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. TO THE KNOCKOUTS: Group play has wrapped in the FIBA World Cup. Show More Summary

Timberwolves owner rips Kevin Love following trade to Cleveland

Taylor says he never wanted to trade Love, but he's quite happy with the return on the deal. Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor spoke out about the recent trade of franchise star Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers. More than...Show More Summary

Good morning, Kobe's hashtag game is #OnPoint

That and more in Tuesday's NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. CONTROVERSIAL STATEMENT: The Cavs are better off for LeBron having left. Show More Summary

Damian Lillard is learning how to be a superstar

The new NBA Live 2015 cover athlete is quickly becoming a household name, even if he'd rather focus on what's ahead of him. Damian Lillard is a superstar. He might not know it yet, but he is. The Portland Trail Blazers' guard is spending his Tuesday conducting a parade of phone interviews. Show More Summary

NBA offered to drop Raptors' fine if they'd fire Drake

Look what you've done, Aubrey. On Monday, we learned that the NBA fined the Raptors $25,000 due to a tampering violation by official ambassador Drake. The rapper invited Kevin Durant to join the team during his big Toronto music festival recently with the reigning MVP in attendance. Show More Summary

Good morning, let the NBA schedule outrage flow

That and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. SCHEDULE PARTY: The NBA will release its full 2014-15 schedule at 6 p.m. Show More Summary

Shelly Sterling keeping a role with the Clippers is a problem

The ex-wife of deposed Clippers owner Donald Sterling managed to maintain a healthy ceremonial role with the team under Steve Ballmer despite her own history of racist behavior. This shouldn't be happening. In exchange for her cooperation...Show More Summary

How the recent ruling against NCAA could help NBA raise age limit

Adam Silver wants a higher age minimum. Here's why a ruling against the NCAA in the Ed O'Bannon case will help his case. First thing's first: the NBA Draft age minimum is a bad, selfish policy. It essentially forces 18-year-olds into...Show More Summary

Pacers will apply for Disabled Player Exception following Paul George's injury

The Pacers will be able to sign another mid-level free agent if granted the exception. The Indiana Pacers are set to apply for a $5.3 million salary cap exception to help the team replace injured star Paul George, according to David Aldridge of TNT. Show More Summary

Good morning, the Spurs keep on winning

That and much more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. OF COURSE THE SPURS: San Antonio hired retiring WNBA star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach. Show More Summary

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