John Wall has a signature sneaker coming out this year with adidas. As with any sneaker, there have been images around of the John Wall adidas shoe, but once Wall himself wore them around training camp, a bunch of different pairs started to surface. While he is currently on a tour of China, these very […]
If not for the ageless Jamal Crawford, Sixers guard Tony Wroten might be the Seattle Pro-Am’s most exciting player. The summer, the Seattle native brought out a devastating shammgod crossover, […] The post Tony Wroten Seattle Pro-Am Highlights (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed free-agent guard Kevin Murphy. Murphy (6-6, 185, Tennessee Tech) finished the 2013-14 season with the Idaho Stampede, where he ranked second in the league in scoring and was named to the 2014 All-D-League First Team. He appeared in 34 games (24 starts) for the [...]
LeBron James' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers is as much about Kyrie Irving as himself. The ripple effects of James' free-agency mulligan span deep. This is James' shot at redemption. Kevin Love is now in town. The Cavaliers themselves...Show More Summary
Yesterday, T’Wolves owner Glen Taylor through some unceremonious parting shots at the direction of Kevin Love following the trade to Cleveland. Naturally, Taylor is bitter and upset that Love wanted out. This morning, Love was a guest on ESPN’s Mike & Mike and he was played the audio of Taylor’s criticisms of his game. Love […]
Kevin Love isn’t going to pull a LeBron James in Cleveland. The Cleveland Cavaliers showed off their fancy new stretch-forward toy on Tuesday. To no one’s surprise the spectacle was met with immeasurable fanfare and crazy-ass hype. The deal everyone had been waiting for to be officially done is finally done. Love is actually a […]
After leading the LA Clippers to the best season in franchise history (57-25), and deftly handling the Donald Sterling debacle, Doc Rivers’ contract was extended, and he was promoted from […] The post Report: Doc Rivers’ Extension to Pay Him Over $10 Million Per Year appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Miami Heat are not in recovery mode, not in a rebuilding period. Based on the decisions made after LeBron James bolted for the Cleveland Cavaliers, it's clear that the Heat have designs on contending even without James in the lineup. While...Show More Summary
When you have someone like LeBron James around, traditional point guards almost seem unnecessary. The four-time MVP has established himself as the planet's very best thanks in large part to his extraordinary playmaking ability. He may...Show More Summary
The Kevin Love era is over for the Minnesota Timberwolves, but the new regime can't be done making moves quite yet. Flipping the disgruntled power forward for a haul that centered around Andrew Wiggins was only the first step in revamping what's become a rather youthful roster. Show More Summary
Dion Waiters can’t help it – he’s “an alpha dog”, after all. The Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard plans to be a dominant offensive force next season, playing alongside LeBron James, […] The post Dion Waiters Expects the Game to Be Easy Next Season appeared first on SLAMonline.
As had been expected, the LA Clippers locked up head coach and team president Doc Rivers for the long term, it was announced Wednesday. Rivers inked a contract extension to […] The post Doc Rivers Signs Extension With the LA Clippers appeared first on SLAMonline.
Doc Rivers is staying with the Los Angeles Clippers for another five years.
Team USA has left the proving grounds behind them. There are no more roster calls to make or "friendly" exhibitions to try to get up for. It's wheels-up time as this group heads out to the 2014 FIBA World Cup with the same bull's-eye...Show More Summary
Steve Ballmer 's first major act as Los Angeles Clippers owner will be taking care of the man who held his organization together through unprecedented tumult. The Clippers announced a contract extension for head coach and president of...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Clippers today announced that President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Doc Rivers has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the team through the end of the 2019 season. “This is an important day for this organization,” Clippers owner Steve Ballmer said. “I am excited to work with Doc for [...]
Buh -bye, Kevin Love. Hello, future. With Love officially a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, tomorrow starts today for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Work needs to be done on the heels of acquiring Andrew Wiggins, Thaddeus Young and Anthony Bennett. Show More Summary
The Philadelphia 76ers are supposed to be in a rebuilding phase, but so far it's hard to tell where exactly the tear-down ends and the rebuild begins. In the one season and (nearly) two offseasons since Sam Hinkie took over as general...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers have a new look entering the 2014-15 NBA season with players such as Julius Randle, Carlos Boozer and Jeremy Lin officially on board. While we know what the team's roster will look like (for the most part), we can only speculate as to individual expectations. Show More Summary
Sir Mix-a-Lot's hit song "Baby Got Back" came out back in 1992, but it's the type of timeless song that can still get a place moving. This past weekend, Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford got married. Crawford and his guests were...Show More Summary