Technically, the Boston Celtics have a little less than a year to decide on the future of mercurial point guard Rajon Rondo. Realistically, the timeline could be significantly smaller than that, especially if the floor general has started...Show More Summary
No more Kevin Love, no problem for the Minnesota Timberwolves’ box office. Fans in Minny are plenty excited to watch Andrew Wiggins and company. The T-Wolves set a one-week season […] The post Minnesota Timberwolves Set Ticket Sales Record appeared first on SLAMonline.
It’s no secret that the Cleveland Cavaliers would like to get their hands on Denver Nuggets big man Timofey Mozgov. According to the Moz, the feeling is mutual. Mozgov, in […] The post Timofey Mozgov: ‘I Would Like to Play With LeBron’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
France is taking on Egypt in each team's third game of the 2014 FIBA World Cup in a Group A matchup. France enters the game with a 1-1 record in the tournament. It lost the opening game against Brazil in a tight 65-63 affair. However,...Show More Summary
The LA Clippers will reportedly bring back veteran forward Hedo Turkoglu, while also inking free agent Chris Douglas-Roberts. The Clips made room for Turkoglu’s minimum deal last week by waiving […] The post Clippers to Sign Hedo Turkoglu and Chris Douglas-Roberts appeared first on SLAMonline.
According to multiple reports, Houston and Sacramento have reached an agreement on a trade for veteran guard Jason Terry. In addition to Terry (and his $5.4 million expiring deal), the […] The post Kings Trading Jason Terry to the Rockets appeared first on SLAMonline.
James Harden's defense is a popular subject of conversation among basketball fans. It might be an even bigger topic if he showed a consistent effort on that end. Last season, Harden was at times criticized for his lackluster defense, and rightfully so. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder's most important position battle next season will be at shooting guard, where Jeremy Lamb, Anthony Morrow and Reggie Jackson will compete for the chance to play alongside Russell Westbrook. Lamb, the 12th overall...Show More Summary
Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is entering the final year of his deal, and he’s intrigued by the prospect of testing the free agency market. Despite having said multiple […] The post Rajon Rondo’s Agent: No Trade Request Made to Celtics appeared first on SLAMonline.
Nike was able to fend off Under Armour and retain the NBA’s reigning MVP. Kevin Durant confirmed Sunday night that he inked a deal to remain with the Swoosh. Nike […] The post Kevin Durant Re-Signs With Nike appeared first on SLAMonline.
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OKC Thunder rookie big man Mitch McGary declared for the NBA Draft after missing the entire 2013-’14 campaign due to a back injury, and after being slapped with a season-long […] The post Mitch McGary on Weed Suspension: ‘Don’t Get Caught’ (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Overcoming a rough first three quarters, Team USA eventually pulled away from a scrappy Turkish team, earning a 98-77 victory at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Kenneth Faried dropped 22 […] The post Team USA Struggles But Beats Turkey (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
There's a lot of focus on the efforts of single players in the NBA. So much so that we can sometimes forget how dynamic these athletes can be when working alongside each other. It leads to much discussion, both in fact and in fantasy,...Show More Summary
Derrick Rose will have to develop some chemistry with Joakim Noah and former Los Angeles Laker Pau Gasol, and I can only wonder which one will click better with him. Logic would dictate that Noah has the edge considering that he’s been Rose’s teammate since the 2008-09 campaign. Show More Summary
It was the best of STAT, it was the worst of STAT. Last season was truly a tale of two Amar'es. The Amar'e Stoudemire of November slumped off the bench, shooting free throws about as well as a fourth-grader. The Amar'e Stoudemire ofShow More Summary
The next big thing—literally—in college basketball is Caleb Swanigan. Swanigan, a top prospect in the class of 2015, is a mountain of a post player—at 6'9" and 260 pounds—who has actually eaten his way to excellence. See, it's rare in...Show More Summary
At the end of the 2013-14 season, Thaddeus Young was the only member on the He is now gone. Trading away Young is like going to the doctor to get a shot. Sure, you hate seeing the needle, and thinking about how much it's going to hurt. Show More Summary
Behind Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph stands the Memphis Grizzlies' biggest potential problem. Kosta Koufos, Jon Leuer and Jarnell Stokes will be fine off the bench, but if given too much responsibility, the Grizzlies' reserve big men would become troublesome. Indeed, the Grizzlies have a couple of other sore spots. Show More Summary
Matt Barnes and DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers decided to go all-out for a costume party with these terrific outfits. Jordan decided to go as Jimi Hendrix and pulls it off with the terrific Afro. Barnes went as Prince and posted the following picture on the way to Jordan's party while enjoying some Fireball: "Don't judge me..... Show More Summary