"I do consider myself part of the Knicks," Anthony said, "so that meeting has already taken place." The post Carmelo Anthony: ‘[Kevin Durant] Meeting Has Already Taken Place’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
If the Thunder star signs a one-year contract this summer and re-enters free agency in 2017, he can make significantly more money over the long term. Here's how. The Summer of Kevin Durant officially begins at 12:01 a.m. ET on July 1,...Show More Summary
The Hornets say forward Frank Kaminsky will undergo a "minor procedure" on Wednesday to repair a small pocket of air between his lung and chest wall and will not participate in the Pro Summer League in Orlando.
Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov is already starting to generate interest as he prepares to hit the open market as an unrestricted free agent. Ian Begley of ESPN.com reported Tuesday that the New York Knicks are considering Mozgov as a potential alternative to the more widely coveted Joakim Noah. More to follow. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Coming off consecutive winning seasons, the Atlanta Hawks are hoping to keep the core of their team intact, which includes re-signing free agent Kent Bazemore. Continue for updates. Hawks Prioritizing Bazemore, Horford Tuesday, JuneShow More Summary
The Golden State Warriors fell short in their quest to capture back-to-back NBA championships, but the offseason shouldn't see major reform. Most title contenders are forced to take a hard look in the mirror upon postseason elimination, but the Warriors are still in a position of superiority. Show More Summary
It wouldn't be too wild to suggest the Los Angeles Lakers want in on every notable free-agent name this summer. Such a notion speaks to the disastrous past trips to the market that left the roster drained, and to the weight the organization...Show More Summary
BOSTON — The Boston Celtics surprised the NBA world this past Thursday by electing to keep their No. 3 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. They did it again by using it on California forward Jaylen Brown. What likely seemed disappointing...Show More Summary
Even after upsetting the Golden State Warriors and unexpectedly winning an NBA title, the Cleveland Cavaliers are not yet free of their Kevin Love dilemma. Yup, it's still there. Love didn't look nearly as vulnerable during the regular season or throughout the rest of the playoffs as he did in the NBA Finals (our perhaps unfairly enduring memory). Show More Summary
All the news on the megastar's free agency. It's not often that a former league MVP becomes an unrestricted free agent while in his prime. Other than LeBron James, who's purposely manipulated his contracts so that he'd have the freedom...Show More Summary
Good morning. We have that and more in Tuesday's NBA newsletter. Good morning! I'm in for Tom for the next three days. Apologies for the delay -- I don't know how Tom does this every morning. Let's (prepare to sign some players to play)...Show More Summary
The NBA's best players routinely give up summers to represent their country. When they choose not to do so, it's no cause for shame. Several of the NBA's best American-born players elected to skip the 2016 Olympics in Brazil due to various reasons (the need for rest, injury recovery and the impending birth of their children among them). Show More Summary
The Knicks aren't giving up on the superstar. Plus, other Durant scenarios and Pau Gasol leaving the Bulls. So far, the Kevin Durant free agency news has swirled around six teams: The Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs, Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat and Boston Celtics. Show More Summary
LeBron James will continue to soar over downtown.
The 2016 NBA draft helped teams especially near the top of the order fill some key holes on their rosters, but the biggest splash moves may be still yet to come when free agency begins. Numerous rumors are bouncing around regarding the biggest names slated to hit the open market. Show More Summary
Last week, the New York Knicks swung a trade for Derrick Rose in a stunning pre-draft move. In exchange for the former All-Star point guard, Justin Holiday and a 2017 second-round pick, New York sent Robin Lopez, Jerian Grant and Jose...Show More Summary
Will the Golden State Warriors find a way to sign prized free agent Kevin Durant this offseason? If they do somehow pull off that move, it’s hard to imagine the Warriors being any bigger favorites than their current betting odds of +200...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES — It was Jerry Buss' wish. Call it a dying wish if you want, because he made it to his second son in his final days from a hospital bed. Buss was weak from chemotherapy treatments targeted at a tumor that kept growing back,...Show More Summary
With NBA free agency on the horizon, rumors are running rampant regarding the top names on the open market, and their decisions could very well shift the balance of power in what has been a top-heavy league for the past several years. Stars such as Al Horford, Joakim Noah and Mike Conley are all set to gauge their value. Show More Summary
There were some questionable matches between prospect and team during last Thursday's 2016 NBA draft. A handful of general managers, looking to take the best player available, could see their strategy backfire due to potentially problematic...Show More Summary