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Houston Rockets Hiring Mike D'Antoni Comes with Curious Questions?

Mike D'Antoni occupies a complicated space in the NBA landscape, so his agreement to become the Houston Rockets' next head coach, as first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, raises appropriately complicated issues. After...Show More Summary

AP Source: Rockets, D'Antoni Agree on 4-Year Deal

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Houston Rockets have agreed to terms with Mike D'Antoni on a four-year deal to make him their new head coach.

Fifty-seven early entries withdraw from NBA Draft

Fifty-seven players have notified the NBA that they wish to be removed from the list of "early entry" players eligible for selection in the 2016 NBA Draft presented by State Farm. Following the NBA's early entry withdrawal deadline of 5 p.m. Show More Summary

Houston Rockets Reportedly Hire Mike D’Antoni

The Rocktets got their man. Mike D’Antoni has been hired as the newest head coach in Houston, per multiple published reports. Rockets hope to improve defense with personnel, staffing, relying The post Houston Rockets Reportedly Hire Mike D’Antoni appeared first on SLAMonline.

Raptors Counting on Home Court for Advantage Against Cavs

To keep their season alive, the Toronto Raptors are counting on a home-court advantage that saved them before.

Kardashian files to divorce Lamar Odom

Khloe Kardashian is once again seeking to end her marriage to former NBA player Lamar Odom.

Pelicans' Davis loses $24M for not making All-NBA Team

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis is out about $24 million after not being named to the All-NBA first, second or third team.

Markieff Morris Detained at Airport for 'Suspected Marijuana' Possession

Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris was detained by police at Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday. Law enforcement officials said they found what they suspect to be marijuana in Morris' bag, per John Gonzalez of Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia. Read more NBA news on

Mike D'Antoni to Rockets: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

Mike D'Antoni has taken a hard road back to being a head coach in the NBA but was rewarded for his recent stint as a Philadelphia 76ers assistant, as he will take over the head job for the Houston Rockets. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical...Show More Summary

It's Time for the Chicago Bulls and Joakim Noah to Move on from Each Other

Goodbyes are hard, but sometimes they're necessary. That's where the Chicago Bulls and Joakim Noah find themselves this summer. For the past nine years, Noah has been a Chicago institution, both on the court and in the community. He's...Show More Summary

It's Been a Blowout-Filled NBA Postseason So Far

James Jones was taking a shot in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, and the crew calling the game on television was instead talking about James Evans.

Anthony Davis Loses $24M for Failing to Make 2015-16 All-NBA Teams

The Association announced All-NBA teams Thursday, and Anthony Davis' absence from the three elite five-man units cost him the chance to earn an extra $24 million. According to's Darren Rovell, the New Orleans Pelicans forward...Show More Summary

SLAM Week in Review: The Final Countdown (VIDEO)

It's been a wild week, as the Raptors evened up the Eastern Conference Finals before getting blown out of the water in Game 5, while Oklahoma City has the defending champion Warriors on the brink of elimination. The post SLAM Week in Review: The Final Countdown (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Joakim Noah’s Agent: ‘Zero Indication’ He Wants to Leave Chicago

Bulls center Joakim Noah will be a free agent this summer, and his agent addressed rumors that his client is looking for a way out of The Windy City. According The post Joakim Noah’s Agent: ‘Zero Indication’ He Wants to Leave Chicago appeared first on SLAMonline.

Curry, James lead 2015-16 All-NBA First Team

Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors and forward LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers lead the 2015-16 All-NBA First Team, the NBA announced today. Curry is the only player to receive First Team votes on all 129 ballots, earning First Team honors for the second straight year. Show More Summary

All-NBA Teams 2015-16 Announced: Voting Breakdown, Comments, Reaction

With one week to go before the NBA Finals, the league has announced the 15 players who make up the three All-NBA teams. Reigning two-time MVP Stephen Curry was a unanimous selection, and Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James was named to the first team for the ninth straight year. tweeted out the full voting results: Read more NBA news on

Stephen Curry and LeBron James Highlight All-NBA First Team

The always-controversial All-NBA Frist, Second and Third teams were announced Thursday. The first squad features League MVP Stephen Curry, LeBron James, DeAndre Jordan, Russell Westbrook and the Defensive Player of The post Stephen Curry and LeBron James Highlight All-NBA First Team appeared first on SLAMonline.

OKC Thunder on the Brink of Unprecedented NBA Playoffs Run

The Oklahoma City Thunder should not be here, up 3-1 on the best-ever Golden State Warriors team, one win away from the NBA Finals. They shouldn't even be in the Western Conference Finals. For all the pomp and power at the top of the...Show More Summary

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