Andrew Wiggins must go in order for LeBron James to win titles in Cleveland. It's a sad reality for Cleveland Cavaliers fans. Wiggins, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, has unmeasurable upside. He's an athletic wing who can...Show More Summary
The NBA is reportedly planning a seven-day All-Star break in 2015 to give players extra rest. Last season, teams were given a five-day layoff during the All-Star break. Per the Sun Sentinel: […] The post NBA Planning 7-Day All-Star Break in 2014-15 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Fact: Byron Scott is the seventh Los Angeles Laker to both play for and coach the team. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Kevin Love has withdrawn from Team USA this summer because he doesn’t want to risk injury amidst ongoing trade talks, according to the Associated Press. Love, who was among the […] The post Kevin Love Withdraws From Team USA appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Los Angeles Lakers have certainly taken their time in making a head-coach hiring, but it appears that the purple and gold may have finally settled on Byron Scott to guide the team into a new era. According to sources for ESPN's Chris...Show More Summary
The FIBA Basketball World Cup is set to commence at the end of August, but Team USA's roster took yet another hit in the form of a key withdrawal Saturday. According to USA basketball's official website, Minnesota Timberwolves powerShow More Summary
Now that the biggest free agents are off the market, one name will continue to captivate NBA fans and franchises until a move is inevitably made. Kevin Love has been the talk of the NBA since the weeks prior to the 2014 NBA draft. He...Show More Summary
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Kevin Love has withdrawn from this summer's USA Basketball roster because of his uncertain NBA status.
It's official, folks: Kevin Love trade talks have now hijacked the NBA's offseason. The torch has been passed from Carmelo Anthony's and LeBron James' decisions to Love's potential move away from the Minnesota Timberwolves. Love is truly...Show More Summary
Enjoy these video highlights of good Carlos Boozer moments with the Bulls. Chicago recently waived Boozer via amnesty clause, and the Lakers snatched him up for the upcomnig season.
Here’s the Sacramento Bee with an update on the Kings: The Kings reached an agreement with third-year forward Quincy Acy and his agent to extend the deadline to guarantee his salary for next season until Aug. 15. The deadline had been Saturday and without the extension the Kings were considering declining the option. The agreement allows the [...]
Here’s ESPN Los Angeles reporting on the Lakers: Jeremy Lin remains one of the most recognizable basketball players in the world, and he’s joined perhaps the most popular global brand of any basketball team in the Los Angeles Lakers. But it doesn’t mean Lin is looking to use all that attention to replicate the same lightning-in-a-bottle situation [...]
For NBA fans, this is either the best offseason ever or the three most interminable months in the history of the sport. The marquee free agents took their time in deciding their new homes, while one of the best players in the league has been on the trade block all summer, with no end in sight. Show More Summary
Dwyane Wade is engaged to Hollywood star Gabrielle Union, and the couple went out shopping on Friday. That is to say, Union went dress shopping while Wade apparently picked up the tab. He captioned the photo: Out shopping with the soon to be Mrs...And this is my stance in every store haaa... Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed free agent guard Xavier Henry, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak. “Xavier earned a spot on our team last season after being a training camp invitee, and we hope he continues the dedication to improving he has displayed for us thus far,” said Kupchak. “When healthy, Xavier [...]
Where will Andrew Wiggins begin his career? If it's in Minnesota, bet on some individual hardware coming his way by season's end. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves are playing with the young man's future. The rumorsShow More Summary
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — It’d be pretty funny if the Los Angeles Lakers made a token salary bid in the Carlos Boozer amnesty auction, assuming their offer at about half the average salary couldn’t possibly be the best one for a guy who averaged...Show More Summary
It's easy to look at the offseason for the Houston Rockets and criticize general manager Daryl Morey for what he lost. Chandler Parsons, who could have been kept on a salary under $1 million if his team option was picked up, is now with...Show More Summary
After playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves for three years, 23-year-old point guard Ricky Rubio is looking for a contract extension. Rubio 's numbers may be modest, but he deserves a near-max deal. He has a career average of 10.1 points...Show More Summary
The Lakers officially signed Xavier Henry on Friday, locking in their 11th player.