The San Antonio Spurs pulled off the coup of the offseason, as they nabbed free agent All-Star big man LaMarcus Aldridge. Tony Parker now believes he, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili The post Tony Parker Excited for ‘Last Try’ at an NBA Title (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Although Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili are returning and the team signed LaMarcus Aldridge in free agency, Kawhi Leonard is now the face of the San Antonio Spurs franchise. Leonard deserves this moment, which in 2012 Gregg...Show More Summary
The Suns struck out on their top free-agent target, but they've assembled a deep young core that is capable of winning now and in the future. Two years ago, the Phoenix Suns tried to tank and accidentally won 48 games. Last season was rockier and there has been much roster turnover, but the future of the franchise is shining brighter than ever. Show More Summary
If you’re a fan of the New York Knicks wondering why your team didn’t have a shot at the most desirable free agent in the NBA (...)
Prior to a scheduled sitdown earlier this month with free agent All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge, the geniuses who run the New York Knicks insisted on the big fella “strictly” playing The post Knicks Canceled Meeting With LaMarcus Aldridge Because He Wouldn’t Play Center appeared first on SLAMonline.
LaMarcus Aldridge, the premier NBA free agent this year, went on the Russillo Show to talk about his free agency and particularly his dealings with the New York Knicks, who suck. Read more...
Aldridge also discussed why he cancelled his meeting with the Knicks, why he gave the Lakers two opportunities to make their pitch and more. LaMarcus Aldridge's free agency process was overshadowed by the circus surrounding DeAndre Jordan's, but it had some very interesting moments and dramatic twists. Show More Summary
‘They didn’t want to meet with me,’ Aldridge said.
After nine seasons, LaMarcus Aldridge packed up his belongings and left Portland behind. It was a painful, if not wholly predictable breakup, and the big fella isn’t expecting a warm The post LaMarcus Aldridge Expects Blazers Fans to Boo Him appeared first on SLAMonline.
For most of the last two decades, role players have complemented San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan. However, LaMarcus Aldridge and David West give the future Hall of Famer something he's never had: strong frontcourt depth. Without question, Duncan and David Robinson comprised the best power forward-center combo in franchise history. Show More Summary
It would seem the rich are getting richer. The latest positive development for the Spurs in an offseason filled with them — including landing the most prized free agent, LaMarcus Aldridge, and signing David West to a bargain-basement deal — came Sunday, when Kyle Anderson was named MVP of NBA Summer League. Anderson, selected by San Antonio out of […]
The Los Angeles Lakers have been linked to a multitude of high-profile targets during the offseason. As noted by Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News, the list includes DeMarcus Cousins, LaMarcus Aldridge and Marc Gasol, but they...Show More Summary
Big names like DeAndre Jordan and LaMarcus Aldridge are off the board, but that doesn't mean the free-agent carousel has stopped. Teams will continue to scramble to add any available talent that can help their team going forward. While...Show More Summary
The 2015 NBA offseason has had a lot of action, from DeAndre Jordan agreeing to go to the Dallas Mavericks—then backing out of that commitment—to LaMarcus Aldridge signing with the San Antonio Spurs. On the other hand, few free agents switched teams. Show More Summary
The Lakers shopped Young a little bit back when they needed cap space for a potential LaMarcus Aldridge signing, but now LA has "no plans" to deal Swaggy. The post Report: Lakers Have ‘No Plans’ to Trade Nick Young appeared first on SLAMonline.
LeBron James stays in Cleveland. Mo Williams goes back to Cleveland. Dwyane Wade keeps building his legacy in Miami. LaMarcus Aldridge opens a new book in San Antonio.
Things haven’t been all that bad for the Los Angeles Lakers since their potential crisis early in this free-agency period. After missing out on LaMarcus Aldridge and most of the other top free agents, the Lakers made a number of smart...Show More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge isn ’t an option anymore. DeAndre Jordan—even if it was an interesting saga—is off the market. Even Greg Monroe has long since been signed to his new team. The hottest commodities in free agency were off the market relatively quickly this offseason, with the first week seeing a good majority of the action. Show More Summary
Free agency in the NBA can be deemed a lot of different things, but boring is not one of them. A lot of the more dramatic, and entertaining, stories have come and gone—I’m looking at you, DeAndre Jordan and LaMarcus Aldridge—but while...Show More Summary
After striking out on their top free-agent choices like LaMarcus Aldridge, DeAndre Jordan and Greg Monroe, the Lakers moved on to fill the roster with three experienced veterans.