Category Archives: NBA

DeMarcus Cousins (AP photo)

NBA: DeMarcus ready to Boogie at Dub City

DeMarcus Cousins spent his first eight seasons in the NBA chasing two things — peace and the playoffs

Carmelo Anthony (AP)

NBA Trade News: Three-team deal paves way for Melo free agency

A person with knowledge of the details told The Associated Press the Thunder are sending Anthony and a 2022 protected first-round pick to Atlanta in exchange for Hawks guard Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala.

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NBA: Celtics re-sign Smart to 4-year, $52 million deal

The 6-foot-4 defensive stalwart is returning to the team that picked him sixth overall in the 2014 draft after finding the market for a restricted free agent wasn’t as lucrative as he’d hoped.

Kawhi Leonard (photo from basketinside.com)

NBA Trade: Spurs send Kawhi to Raptors for DeRozan, Green

The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is on the cusp of ending, with the Spurs reaching an agreement in principle on Wednesday to send the 2014 NBA Finals MVP to the Toronto Raptors for All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan.

Lonzo Ball (photo from USA Today)

NBA: Lonzo Ball to Undergo Knee Procedure, How Long Will He Be Out?

Los Angeles Lakers sophomore Lonzo Ball is set to undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Tuesday according to an official statement from the ballclub.

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NBA Trade: Jeremy Lin headed to Hawks

The Nets have agreed to trade Lin to the Atlanta Hawks, a person with knowledge of the deal said early Friday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade had not been announced.

Marvin Bagley III (photo by Hector Amezcua/Sacramento Bee)

Kings rookie Bagley hurt in NBA summer league game

Sacramento Kings rookie Marvin Bagley III, the second overall pick in the NBA draft, will have an MRI exam after “tweaking’ his right hip in an NBA summer league game on Saturday.

Carmelo Anthony (photo from Sportingnews.com)

NBA: OKC, Melo parting before start of regular season

Carmelo Anthony and the Oklahoma City Thunder will part ways before next NBA season begins, ESPN reported Friday, saying the move could save the Thunder more than $100 million.

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NBA: Parker leaves Spurs for Hornets

Four-time NBA champion Tony Parker is leaving the San Antonio Spurs after 17 seasons, the French guard agreeing to a two-year deal with Charlotte worth $10 million according to multiple reports Friday.

Kevin Durant (Gameface-Photos via Flickr)

Fans expected to fill Big Dome for NBA star Kevin Durant’s return

Smart Araneta Coliseum, the Philippines’ Mecca of sports and entertainment, lives up to its reputation as back-to-back NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant returns to the Philippines and caps off his visit with “Hyper Court Team” All-Star Challenge here on Sunday, July 8 at 4 p.m.