Pau Gasol officially opted out of the final year of his contract with the Chicago Bulls on Monday, according to ESPN.com's Marc Stein, which means the Spanish center is set to field offers from contenders when free agency begins Friday. During...Show More Summary
Following a successful two-year stint with the Miami Heat, Luol Deng will be looking to cash in this summer as a free agent. Continue for updates. Report: Jazz Interested in Deng Tuesday, June 28 Andy Larsen of Salt City Hoops reported...Show More Summary
With LeBron James’ free agency already more-or-less taken care of, the Cleveland Cavaliers can now focus on other roster needs as they prepare to defend their NBA championship. According to The post Cavs ‘Intend to Keep This Group Together’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Before leaving Brooklyn on NBA draft night as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kris Dunn dealt with numerous rumors about where he'd eventually wind up. Some thought the Boston Celtics would grab him at No. 3. Then there were whispers of a potential trade to the Philadelphia 76ers. Show More Summary
NBA free agency begins on July 1. As exciting as that will be, forget about it for a moment. Let’s talk trades. On draft night last Thursday, rumors were swirling around Jimmy Butler, Jahlil Okafor and other big-name players. Those have...Show More Summary
So much for the harmonious state of the Los Angeles Lakers franchise. After ridding themselves of the burdensome final year of Kobe Bryant's deal, keeping their pick and selecting Brandon Ingram second in June, things appeared to be looking up. Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers are still celebrating their title, but the NBA offseason continues to zoom by, with teams now pursuing top free agents around the league. This summer is likely to be a busy one, as a number of high-profile players are on the open market ready to chase a championship, the best contract offer or simply a good fit. Show More Summary
With the 2015-16 NBA season now over, there's no better time to review 10 of the top on-court kicks. NBA players have historically been the biggest facilitators of sneaker style. With brands like Under Armour, Nike, Adidas and others...Show More Summary
The NBA Draft is long on optimism and short on immediate, meaningful impact. It takes time for rookies—even the very best ones—to fill in the gaps on their new rosters. Karl-Anthony Towns was a revelation last year, for example, and his presence at center only netted the Minnesota Timberwolves 29 wins. The draft is the fun part. Show More Summary
Heading into free agency with more cap space than any other NBA team—and a clear desire to distance themselves from last year’s Kobe-centric sideshow—the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly plan to make a steep offer to Miami Heat center Hassan...Show More Summary
Move over Minnesota, there's a new No. 1 in the WNBA poll.
Almost immediately after announcing his retirement during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ title celebration, Richard Jefferson began to have second thoughts. RJ’s teammates want him to come back next season, and the The post Richard Jefferson Reportedly Wants to Play 2-3 More Seasons appeared first on SLAMonline.
With Derrick Rose gone and Joakim Noah (along with Pau Gasol) likely on his way out as well, the Chicago Bull re now unquestionably Jimmy Butler’s team and Fred Hoiberg The post Fred Hoiberg Says He Can ‘Absolutely’ Work With Jimmy Butler appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA champ Kevin Love was a guest on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” Monday, and brought along the Larry O’Brien Trophy. Love discussed what it was like to play The post WATCH: Kevin Love on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Mighty Mouse had big game. The post WATCH: Damon Stoudamire SLAM 200 Mixtape appeared first on SLAMonline.
"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