Yesterday, the Lakers held a work out for seven players including Michael Beasley, Tony Douglas and Bobby Brown. While it’s still unclear what will happen on the Beasley front – who worked out for the Lakers for the second time this summer – it seems that Douglas intends to play in China next season, according to Sam Amick from USA Today.
While Douglas still has three days...
Nate Robinson will actually play two straight seasons with the same organization.
For the first time since 2010, Robinson is going to start the season with the team he ended the last one with. According to Sam Amick, Robinson will exercise his $2.1 million player option.
Also, agent Aaron Goodwin says Denver PG Nate Robinson – as he stated in March – will indeed exercise...
Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace will continue as GM of the team for the “foreseeable future,” tweets Sam Amick of USA Today. The Grizzlies’ search for a GM has “evolved” into a search for a player personnel director, the role Stu Lash held when he acted as second in command to CEO Jason Levien in the front office before both were let go last month, Amick reports (Twitter links...
His amnesty now finalized, it is time for Metta World Peace to move on from the Lakers. In fact, talk of his next destination has bubbled since before he was even let go, with the Knicks reportedly topping his list of choices.
By Friday, though, another name had risen to the top of World Peace's list, according to a report from USA Today's Sam Amick: the Clippers.
The Clippers blew a sure-win vs. the Spurs, letting San Antonio escape with a 103-100 OT win -- its 10th straight. Sam Amick feels this was simply a teaching moment for Los Angeles.
Jeremy Lin's journey from the waiver wire to the toast of New York is a complicated one. Join Sam Amick as he details how NBA business and circumstance have made Lin a star.
February 10, 2012
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Last week we took a break to be with the families during these holiday times. However, NBA Unplugged is back this week with Jacob Noble (@ProBskbllTalk) and Brian Geltzeiler (@Hoopscritic). We have a special treat...
One blowout win isn't enough to quell the fears in L.A. The powerhouse Purple and Gold appear to be struggling in their new system, and now Sam Amick has to ask: Is this team broken?
December 28, 2011
Free agency doesn't officially begin until Friday, but reports of agreements and possible big-name trades have already started to surface. Sam Amick has all the latest news and rumors.
December 08, 2011
NBA owners deserve the most blame for these failed talks, but the union is hardly innocent, writes Sam Amick. Simply put, it failed to fight for the best intentions of all NBA players.
November 15, 2011