Casual basketball fans might call Kevin Durant honest and heartfelt. Look no further than his 2013-14 NBA MVP speech. Oklahoma City Thunder fans might believe him to be heartless. After nine seasons of service with the Thunder and zero NBA championships, Durant fled to the Golden State Warriors this summer. Show More Summary
Here’s the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporting on the Bucks and Miles Plumlee, who in his short career so far has bounced to the Pacers, Suns and Bucks, but will reportedly stick with Milwaukee for the coming years. Last season he played 14.3 minutes per game, averaging 5.1 ppg and 3.8 rpg: The Milwaukee Bucks and center Miles Plumlee [...]
The shoe brand adds another New York guard to its NBA roster. The post Brooklyn Nets Guard Sean Kilpatrick Signs with AND1 appeared first on SLAMonline.
The King will be back to defend his crown. The post Report: LeBron James Tells Cavs He Will Re-Sign With Team appeared first on SLAMonline.
Well over a week after the Golden State Warriors officially introduced the 2013-14 MVP as a member, team president Rick Welts is still surprised the franchise managed to land Kevin Durant this offseason. In an interview on CBS Sports...Show More Summary
Oklahoma City and budding Spanish star Alex Abrines have agreed on a three-year deal worth a reported $18 million.
The Raptors have signed guard Fred VanVleet to a multi-year contract. It’s surprising to us that the team says it’s a multi-year contract. We will guess that it’s a non-guaranteed deal. VanVleet, 6-foot, 195 pounds, recently participated with the Raptors’ entry in NBA Summer League 2016 in Las Vegas, averaging 6.2 points, 3.0 rebounds, 1.6 assists and [...]
The Milwaukee Bucks have re-signed restricted free agent center Miles Plumlee.
"I’m kind of like Russell Westbrook, but I can’t dunk. " The post Lil B To Kevin Durant: ‘Our One-On-One Game Still Needs To Happen’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor says that starting point guard Ricky Rubio won’t be traded—not anytime soon, anyhow. Taylor wants Rubio to improve his shooting, and thinks he’ll benefit from The post Timberwolves Owner: Ricky Rubio Trade Unlikely appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Milwaukee Bucks and restricted free agent big man Miles Plumlee have agreed on a four-year, $52 million contract. Restricted free agent Miles Plumlee and the Bucks have come to The post Bucks Ink Miles Plumlee to Four-Year, $52 Million Deal appeared first on SLAMonline.
SLAM's Alexis Morgan hit the red carpet at this year's ESPYs to find out which NBA players are on Pokemon Go, which players admit to sliding in the DMs and more. The post Pokemon, DMs and KD: 2016 ESPYs Red Carpet Recap (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves will play for a championship Monday. As odd as it sounds, so it goes in the NBA Summer League. Is the game a preview of the future? A future where Rajon Rondo, Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler take on Ricky Rubio, Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns? Maybe. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors announced Monday they have signed guard Fred VanVleet to a multiyear contract. Per team policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
To trade or not to trade? With the big wave of free-agency signings over, several teams are now gauging the player-swapping market in order to assemble their best possible rosters for the 2016-17 season and beyond. A lot of recent rumors on the trade front have concerned players not leaving their original teams, but even that news is significant. Show More Summary
The second-year guard averaged 19.4 points and 6.3 dimes per game. The post Tyus Jones Named Summer League MVP appeared first on SLAMonline.
Veteran post player Miles Plumlee reportedly re-signed with the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday. ESPN.com's Marc Stein, citing Plumlee's agent Mark Bartelstein, reported that " Plumlee and the Bucks have come to terms on a four-year, $52 million deal." The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 's Charles F. Show More Summary
Durant's departure has reportedly fueled Westbrook. The post Report: Russell Westbrook ‘Ticked Off’ Kevin Durant Left appeared first on SLAMonline.
New York Knicks president Phil Jackson has a few ideas on how the modern NBA game could be improved: a four-point line, and a longer shot clock. Jackson acknowledges the The post Phil Jackson: ‘Why Not Have a Four-Point Line?’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Free agent forward Brandon Bass is staying in Los Angeles, but switching teams. The Clippers have inked the big fella to a one-year, veteran’s minimum deal. Lakers free agent Brandon The post Clippers Sign Brandon Bass to One-Year Deal appeared first on SLAMonline.