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Sixers waive Anthony Barber, Dionte Christmas, Shawn Long, Brandon Paul and James Webb III

The Philadelphia 76ers today announced the team has waived Anthony “Cat” Barber, Dionte Christmas, Shawn Long, Brandon Paul and James Webb III. Barber appeared in two preseason games for the Sixers and posted averages of six points, two rebounds and two assists in six minutes per game. Prior to joining the Sixers, Barber appeared in four [...]

OKC Thunder waive Mitch McGary, Ronnie Price, Chris Wright and Kaleb Tarczewski

The Oklahoma City Thunder waived forwards Mitch McGary and Chris Wright along with guard Ronnie Price and center Kaleb Tarczewski, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. McGary saw action in 52 games (two starts) during the past two seasons with Oklahoma City while recording averages of 4.4 [...]

Lakers waive Anthony Brown

The Los Angeles Lakers have waived forward Anthony Brown. Brown appeared in six games this preseason, averaging 3.2 points and 1.7 rebounds in 8.3 minutes per game. As a rookie with the Lakers last season, Brown averaged 4.0 points and 2.4 rebounds in 29 games (11 starts). The Lakers roster stands at 15.

Sixers sign Dionte Christmas

The Philadelphia 76ers signed guard Dionte Christmas today. Christmas appeared in 31 games for the Phoenix Suns during the 2013-14 season, where he posted averages of two points and one rebound in seven minutes per game. He also has seven seasons of experience internationally, most recently with Torku Konyaspor Basket of the Turkish Basketball Super League. He [...]

Trail Blazers exercise contract options on Noah Vonleh and Shabazz Napier

The Portland Trail Blazers have exercised the fourth-year contract options on forward Noah Vonleh and guard Shabazz Napier. Vonleh, 21, posted averages of 3.6 points (42.1% FG, 74.5% FT), 3.9 rebounds, 0.4 assists and 15.1 minutes in 78 games (56 starts) last season with the Trail Blazers after being acquired from the Charlotte Hornets on June [...]

Pacers sign Ben Bentil

The Indiana Pacers have signed 6-9 free agent forward Ben Bentil to a contract. Bentil, who played collegiately at Providence, was a second-round pick (51st overall) of the Boston Celtics in the 2016 NBA Draft. The Pacers this season are built around guards Jeff Teague, Monta Ellis and Rodney Stuckey, forwards Paul George and Thaddeus Young, and [...]

Pelicans waive Alonzo Gee, keep Lance Stephenson

The New Orleans Pelicans waived forward Alonzo Gee today, and confirmed that Lance Stephenson has made their regular season roster. Gee, 6-6, 225, has appeared in 73 career games with New Orleans, averaging 4.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 0.9 steals in 22.4 minutes per game. Gee was originally signed by New Orleans on July [...]

Jazz exercise options for Rodney Hood, Dante Exum, Trey Lyles

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Utah Jazz have picked up the team option on the contracts of Rodney Hood, Dante Exum and Trey Lyles.

Suns waive guard Archie Goodwin

PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns have waived guard Archie Goodwin.

Celtics waive guard R.J. Hunter, 2015 Draft pick

BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics on Monday announced that they had reduced their roster to 15 by waiving guard R.J. Hunter, who was the 28th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.

Thunder waive forward Mitch McGary

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Thunder finally cut ties with troubled forward Mitch McGary on Monday.

Pacers sign rookie forward Ben Bentil

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indiana Pacers have signed 6-foot-9 rookie forward Ben Bentil.

Pelicans waive Alonzo Gee, keep Lance Stephenson

METIAIRE, La. (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans have waived veteran forward Alonzo Gee, a move that keeps recently acquired guard Lance Stephenson on the opening night roster.

Lakers waive forward Yi Jianlian; Metta World Peace likely to make roster

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers have waived Yi Jianlian at the Chinese forward's request.

Turner Sports to present special 'Open Court: Sports and Society' show

Turner Sports will present a special Open Court: Sports and Society roundtable show as a part of TNT's NBA Opening Night pre-game coverage on Tuesday, Oct. 25, starting at 5 p.m. ET. The hour-long discussion from the NBA on TNT Road Show in Cleveland will cover a wide range of topics including Black Lives Matter, anti-LGBT laws, protests orchestrated by athletes and more.

Report: James Harden pushed Rockets to play Clint Capela over Dwight Howard

Any perceived rift between James Harden and Dwight Howard during their time together in Houston was more than just a mere notion.

Steve Kerr gives early support to Damian Lillard for 2016-17 MVP

The eve of the 2016-17 NBA season seems like an appropriate time to crank up the never-ending debate about who will be the league's most valuable player.

N.B.A. Schedule: Here’s What to Watch This Week

The 2016-17 N.B.A. season kicks off on Tuesday with games between the Knicks and the Cavaliers, the Jazz and the Trail Blazers and the Spurs and the Warriors.

One Burning Question: What’s In Store For Jamie Dixon’s First Season at TCU?

TCU was woefully unprepared to compete in the Big 12 in basketball when the school jumped over from the Mountain West in 2012. Schollmaier Arena wasn’t in any kind of condition to attract the talent necessary for the team to compete, and the hiring of Trent Johnson instead of a hungrier coach on the rise always seemed like a suspect move. Show More Summary

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