Forward Yi Jianlian is back in the NBA. The Lakers officially signed him today. “We’re excited to have a player of his worldwide accomplishments,” said Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak. “We look forward to bringing him to training camp and hopefully having him make an impact on our team.” The Lakers frontcourt revolves around Luol Deng, Julius [...]
The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free agent guard Jason Terry, General Manager John Hammond announced today. Terms of the contract were not disclosed in accordance with team policy.
The Bucks today signed veteran guard Jason Terry. Terry, 38, is a 17-year NBA veteran who spent the last two seasons playing for the Houston Rockets. In 2015-16, Terry played in 72 games (seven starts) with the Rockets and averaged 5.9 points, 1.4 assists and 1.1 rebounds in 17.5 minutes per game. The Bucks backcourt is [...]
The Jazz signed 2016 second-round pick guard Marcus Paige today. He will wear jersey #16. Paige (6-2, 175) played four seasons at North Carolina, averaging 13.1 points, 4.3 assists and 2.8 rebounds while shooting 37.5 percent from three-point range in 141 career games. He helped lead the Tar Heels to the 2016 NCAA Championship Game. Paige [...]
Retired NBA star Kobe Bryant is moving to Wall Street, announcing the formation of a $100 million venture capital fund to invest in media, technology and data companies.
Dwight Howard remains a top NBA talent, but he is keeping his options open for another athletic career in wrestling. After attending UFC 202, TMZ asked the newly acquired Atlanta Hawks center about whether he would follow in Shaquille O'Neal's footsteps and compete in WWE. "Of course, I like to entertain people," Howard said. Show More Summary
Hall of Fame center David Robinson thinks the Golden State Warriors have a chance to be special. But he also acknowledges their Big Four may not have the elongated dynasty some are expecting. "It takes time, you look at what happened with LeBron, [Dwyane] Wade and [Chris] Bosh. Show More Summary
Phoenix Suns forward PJ Tucker has solidified his rep as the NBA's No. 1 sneakerhead. The post Plugged In appeared first on SLAMonline.
After getting dunked on by Dorell Wright last week, JaVale McGee forcefully redeemed himself with a monster jam on Chuck Garcia at the Drew League. Here you go @HQonESPN … The post WATCH: JaVale McGee Posterizes Helpless Defender at the Drew League appeared first on SLAMonline.
Isaiah Thomas is more than just the Boston Celtics' starting point guard and an Eastern Conference All-Star. He's also a free-agent recruiter extraordinaire—and an enthusiastic one, at that. Thomas led Boston's ultimately unsuccessful...Show More Summary
NBA players aren’t exactly known for their fighting skills, but according to Dwight Howard, he’d win in an MMA bout against LeBron James. The Atlanta Hawks center reveals, perhaps not The post Dwight Howard Says He’d Win an MMA Fight vs. LeBron James appeared first on SLAMonline.
The former No. 1 overall pick hasn't played in the NBA since 2013. The post Kwame Brown Is Attempting A Comeback appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kwame Brown, the former No. 1 overall pick who played his last NBA game in 2013, is attempting a comeback. Continue for updates. Brown Attempting Comeback Monday, Aug. 22 Interperformances, his agency, wrote in a statement, per Luke Adams of HoopsRumors.com: [Brown] is ready for a new life. Show More Summary
Jerry Stackhouse, like everyone else, had a hard time trying to check Michael Jordan on the court. Legend has it—according to former NBAer Roshown McLeod, anywhow—that Mike used to belt The post Jerry Stackhouse Says Michael Jordan Never Sang Trash Talk to Him appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kobe makes a major business move. The post Kobe Bryant Launches A $100 Million Venture Capital Fund appeared first on SLAMonline.
Not sure if you heard or not, but this was a fairly significant summer for Kevin Durant. After making the biggest decision of his NBA career, Durant helped lead Team The post Kevin Durant Used the Olympics as ‘Therapy’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
For Paul George, winning an Olympic Gold Medal is the greatest achievement of his ascendant basketball career. @Yg_Trece on gold medal, two years after suffering that awful broken leg in The post Paul George on Gold Medal: ‘This is My Championship’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Featuring KD, D-Rose, D-Wade and more in their new uniforms. The post NBA 2K17 Drops New #FRICTION Trailer appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Nuggets forward reeled in the catch of the day. The post Wilson Chandler Caught A Big Ass Fish appeared first on SLAMonline.
The mouthguard was sold at a California-based auction. The post Someone Bought Stephen Curry’s Used Mouthguard for $3,200 appeared first on SLAMonline.