Occasionally, current and former NBA stars will fly to the Philippines in search of a payday in the basketball-crazed nation. The League wants to control the finances around those exhibitions, […] The post NBA Threatens to Fine Players Over Exhibitions in the Philippines appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Chicago Bulls announced today the signing of forward Doug McDermott. “We’re very excited about the addition of Doug. We love the versatility of his game and his ability to shoot,” said Chicago Bulls General Manager Gar Forman. “He’s a fit for our team and organization on many different levels.” The 22-year old McDermott enjoyed [...]
The Brooklyn Nets have signed forward Bojan Bogdanovi? to a multi-year contract, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today. “Having drafted Bojan in 2011, it is rewarding to finally welcome him to the Nets,” said King. “We obviously have a high regard for his game, and we are glad he will now bring that talent to [...]
Move over, Cleveland and Golden State. You apparently have company in the Kevin Love sweepstakes. Updating the biggest NBA storyline yet to be settled this summer, ESPN.com's Marc Stein and Brian Windhorst reported Tuesday that the Chicago Bulls have thrown their hat in the Love ring. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls announced today the team has signed free agent guard Aaron Brooks. “We’re excited to add a player as experienced and talented as Aaron to our group,” said Chicago Bulls General Manager Gar Forman. Brooks (6-0, 161), a six-year NBA veteran, comes to the Bulls after spending last season with both the Houston Rockets and [...]
The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent guard/forward Brandon Rush to a contract, the team announced today. According to the Bay Area News Group, Rush “agreed to a $2.5 million contract with a player option for the second year.” Rush, 29, returns for a second stint with the Warriors, where he previously appeared in 67 games [...]
The Boston Celtics have signed former second overall pick Evan Turner to their roster, where he will hope to help the C's build on a disappointing season and return to the NBA playoffs. How will Turner fit in Beantown after a poor showing...Show More Summary
There was one major knock on Jabari Parker coming out of Duke. And it had nothing to do with his skill level. Parker consistently showed off an offensive repertoire consisting of razor-sharp NBA moves, from step-back jumpers and pull-up...Show More Summary
Giannis Antetokounmpo wasn't supposed to be making any sort of impact at this early stage of his career. The Milwaukee Bucks surely didn't expect the sushi-bar-raw Greek prospect to contribute during the beginning of his time in the NBA, but he's exceeded any and all expectations. Show More Summary
Burrowed between LeBron James' decision to spurn the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers and the ongoing Kevin Love saga is a superteam obituary. The context of this NBA offseason will be marketed as a story dominated by loyalty, championship posturing and business savvy. Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors and swingman Brandon Rush have completed the deal they agreed to last week.
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors aren’t the only ones jockeying for position in the Kevin Love trade sweepstakes. According to ESPN, the Chicago Bulls have now also jumped […] The post Report: Chicago Bulls Pushing for Kevin Love Trade appeared first on SLAMonline.
For the Chicago Bulls, spark plug Aaron Brooks is the definition of the rich getting richer. If Derrick Rose can stay healthy, the 6'0" scorer can serve in spot duty for the defensive juggernaut. For Brooks, he's headed to a team built to mask his weaknesses and maximize his strengths. Show More Summary
The Sacramento Kings are NBA Summer League champions. That doesn't have quite the ring to it as, say, dropping "summer league" from the equation, but the roster's ability to come away on top of the crown jewel of the NBA offseason is...Show More Summary
Enjoy these video highlights of the top plays from Monday, July 21 in Vegas, the summer league championship game:
The Andrew Wiggins trade rumpr mill can officially be put to rest. At least for the next 30 days. As expected, the Cavaliers and the No. 1 overall pick from June's draft are set to come to terms on a contract according to Tom Withers of the Associated Press: Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. Show More Summary
Though they do it in their own ways, Joakim Noah and Lil Durk are both putting on for Chicago. The post Only the Family appeared first on SLAMonline.
Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. It's still not clear if he'll play for them.
Two of this summer's most intriguing free-agent moves—the ones made by LeBron James and Chandler Parsons—were largely motivated by emotion, which should serve as a reminder that NBA players, as much as we like to call them assets, are...Show More Summary
As the NBA puts a bow on the summer league, which gave rookies and D-League stars a chance to shine in front of team executives for more than two weeks, a litany of storylines developed in the championship game between the Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings. The Kings won, 77-68, behind Ray McCallum 's 29 points and nine rebounds. Show More Summary