A bitter breakup doesn't appear to be in the works for Rajon Rondo and the Boston Celtics, but an amicable split could still be in their future. The 28-year-old mercurial point guard is quickly approaching a career crossroads, and he...Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers had a nightmare offseason. After losing Lance Stephenson in free agency to the Charlotte Hornets, Paul George suffered a season-ending leg injury in a scrimmage with Team USA. That alone might be enough to make a once-elite...Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio played all 82 games last regular season, averaging 9.5 points, 4.2 rebounds, 8.6 assists and 2.3 steals per game. Enjoy these video highlights of some of Rubio’s best plays:
The Milwaukee Bucks have acquired forward Jared Dudley and a 2017 conditional first round draft pick from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for forward Carlos Delfino, center Miroslav Raduljica and a 2015 second round draft pick (previously received from the L.A. Clippers), General Manager John Hammond announced today. A seven-year NBA veteran from Boston College, [...]
Maybe it's just the pervasive optimism of the NBA offseason talking, but it sure seems like the 2014-15 championship chase features more worthy contenders than ever. But that's not really the case. Not exactly, anyway. The summer brings...Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs 2013-14 title run was a testament to the value of unheralded virtues like teamwork and passing, a reminder that teams can win in this league without a trio of superstars in the primes of their careers. It was also...Show More Summary
In exchange for swingman Carlos Delfino and center Miroslav Raduljica, the LA Clippers have sent Jared Dudley to the Milwaukee Bucks. The Clips are also said to be tossing in […] The post Clippers Trade Jared Dudley to the Bucks appeared first on SLAMonline.
Small forward Jared Dudley is going to the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knicks, announced today that the team will hold a local open tryout in preparation for the 2014-15 NBA Development League season. Aspiring professional basketball players will have the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of Westchester Knicks coaches and staff on [...]
Long before it became official, the Kevin Love trade seemed like a foregone conclusion. There was even talk of a handshake deal on a five-year extension. Love was introduced as […] The post Kevin Love Says No Contract Extension Talks With the Cavs Yet appeared first on SLAMonline.
After months of rumors, endless speculation and a trade that couldn't become official until weeks after it was agreed to, Kevin Love is finally a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers. On Tuesday afternoon, as Team USA took on Slovenia as...Show More Summary
Don’t be fooled: Kobe Bryant is still the same bloodthirsty competitor he always has been. It’s just that he doesn’t have to tear anyone’s head off to get his point […] The post Kobe Bryant: ‘I Found My Inner Zen’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Orlando Magic have named Bill Peterson as head coach of its D-League team, the Erie BayHawks, Magic General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today. “We are excited to welcome Bill (Peterson) and his family,” said Hennigan. “Bill’s passion for teaching and development fit seamlessly into our vision of creating a culture of collaboration and synergy between [...]
Seeking more depth heading into the season, the Milwaukee Bucks have acquired versatile shooter Jared Dudley from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for Carlos Delfino and Miroslav Raduljica, according to Adrian Wojnaroski of Yahoo...Show More Summary
The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed free-agent forward Brock Motum. Motum (6-10, 245, Washington State) spent the 2013-14 season with Granarolo Bologna of the Italian SerieA League, averaging 8.3 points and 3.3 rebounds while shooting 50.6 percent from the field. He also participated in the 2014 NBA Summer League with the [...]
The future begins now for Andrew Wiggins and the Minnesota Timberwolves. The top pick in this year's draft, acquired in the three-team trade that sent Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers, was officially introduced to the Gopher State...Show More Summary
Derrick Rose didn't make Team USA's final roster for the FIBA World Cup in Spain because the U.S. needs him to beat the likes of New Zealand or Finland in group play. He made it because he'll give Team USA the elite player it needs against...Show More Summary
For years now, players and coaches have (with good reason) moaned about the dangers posed by the proximity of photographers along the baselines of the court. In the wake of […] The post NBA Intros New Rules to Make Baselines Safer for the Players appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Denver Nuggets finished the 2013-14 NBA season with a 36-46 record. Some major injuries to key players definitely hurt. Still, there was fun. Enjoy this video showcasing some of their best plays of the year:
The NBA has been in the spotlight more this summer than any in recent memory. Its latest move will also generate a lot of interest, though in a different way, as it's focused on changing baseline rules and the safety of players. According...Show More Summary