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Photo: Kentucky Might Need Another NBA Alumni Board After Tonight’s Draft

This past season, Kentucky had a whopping 22 former players play in an NBA regular season game. Not surprisingly, the Wildcats are expected to have at least three players drafted tonight: point guard Tyler Ulis, shooting guard JamalShow More Summary

Cavs ‘Intend to Keep This Group Together’

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.

Family dynamics bookend Brown's career - D3hoops

Family dynamics bookend Brown's career - D3hoops: Bill Brown, the long-time Coach at Wittenberg - the winningest coach at the winningest NCAA Division III program - has resigned to follow his wife with her new career opportunity in Indianapolis.  Love...Show More Summary

Wyoming nonconference schedule released

A visit by Northern Iowa highlights the Wyoming men's basketball nonconference schedule next season        

PG Kris Dunn on Draft-Day Uncertainty and Joining the NBA's Hottest Young Team

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 Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Eric Bledsoe, Taj Gibson

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

Lakers News: Mitch Kupchak Comments on Free Agency, Brandon Ingram Talks Draft

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

NBA Rumors: Latest Free-Agent Buzz on Kevin Durant, Rajon Rondo and More

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

Remembering the 10 Top Kicks from the 2015-16 NBA Season

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 Biggest Hole Every NBA Team Still Must Fill in 2016 NBA Free Agency

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

The Los Angeles Lakers Should Stay Away from Hassan Whiteside at All Costs

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

Richard Jefferson Reportedly Wants to Play 2-3 More Seasons

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.

Fred Hoiberg Says He Can ‘Absolutely’ Work With Jimmy Butler

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.

WATCH: Kevin Love on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

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.

Carmelo Anthony Calls Derrick Rose Trade a ‘Good First Step’

To date, six teams have secured a free agent meeting with Kevin Durant, but Carmelo Anthony is already in KD’s ear (the two superstars are Olympic teammates this summer.) Durant The post Carmelo Anthony Calls Derrick Rose Trade a ‘Good First Step’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

WATCH: Damon Stoudamire SLAM 200 Mixtape

Mighty Mouse had big game. The post WATCH: Damon Stoudamire SLAM 200 Mixtape appeared first on SLAMonline.

Carmelo Anthony: ‘[Kevin Durant] Meeting Has Already Taken Place’

"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.

How Kevin Durant could make an extra $100 million by signing a 1-year contract

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

Former players, rival coaches react to Pat Summitt’s passing

UConn head coach Geno Aueriemma: “You can see how difficult it was back then for a woman to try and do something that no one had ever done before or thought could do. Trying to juggle being a mom and being a coach and being a representative for the game. From all the different aspects of […]

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