Found June 25, 2013 on Crossover Chronicles:
If Marcus Fizer’s second chance at a first impression works out in the NBA, that chance could come with the Golden State Warriors. The comeback is officially underway. Last week, Fizer and a handful of former NBA players and veterans underwent a two-day workout with the Warriors, with the free agent mini-camp participants including Solomon Alabi, Alexis Ajinca, Chris Douglas-Roberts and Lester Hudson. At 34-years old Fizer -- the fourth overall pick in the 2000 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls -- apparently has camp invites from four NBA teams already on the table and is positioning himself to play at the Las Vegas Summer League with the Warriors. Now with his trademark toughness in the paint and a renewed faith, the 6-foot-9 veteran forward can only hope his road back to the league begins in the Bay Area. "I didn't approach the game the right way. I didn't approach my job the right way. If I can be here to help those guys not go the way I did, I'l...

Marcus Fizer Hopes Christian Faith, Physicality Appeals To Warriors

Marcus Fizer had a two-day workout with the Golden State Warriors last week as he attempts an NBA comeback at 34. Fizer is hoping that his physicality and Christian faith will give him a place with the Warriors as a veteran forward. "I ran from it and fought it for so long, but each and every time I chose to do things my way, God always showed up and let me know that it wasn...

Chicago Bulls back to elite with a healthy Derrick Rose and few off-season moves?

Despite all the Derrick Rose drama of “will he or won’t he play this year,” the Chicago Bulls did rather well for themselves relying on a collective effort to fill the void left by Rose.  With their superstar returning for next season, the Bulls are a couple of minor acquisitions away from once again being a title contender. Chicago Bulls (45-37 last year) 2012-13 Season Summary...

Deng, Bulls Discuss Contract Extension

The Chicago Bulls have begun contract extension talks with Luol Deng. Deng has one season and $14.3 million remaining on his contract. Deng's agent had talks with the Bulls after their elimination from the playoffs and plan on resuming discussions in the near future. The Bulls are conscious of how their roster will be constructed in relation to the luxury tax.

Report: LaMarcus Aldrige Wants to be Traded to the Bulls

  According to a report by Ben Golliver of SB Nation via Mike Mcgraw of the Daily Herald, Portland Trailblazers power forward LaMarcus Aldrige, wants to be traded to the Chicago Bulls, where he would have an opportunity to contend. Word is, Aldridge wants to escape from Portland’s rebuilding project and has made it known that he’d like to land in Chicago. Deng for Aldridge...

How the Golden State Warriors can build off breakout season

Behind budding superstar Stephen Curry and the leadership of head coach Mark Jackson, the Golden State Warriors were one of the most improved teams in the NBA.  With a solid young nucleus in place, the team doesn’t need to make any drastic moves this off-season. Golden State Warriors (47-35 last year) 2012-13 Season Summary: The Golden State Warriors quietly posted their highest...

Carl Landry opts out of Warriors contract, becomes free agent

Based on a tweet sent out by David Lee early Wednesday afternoon, it sounded like what we expected from Carl Landry this summer regarding his free agency was finally coming true: Best of luck to our brother @CarlLandry , great player and even better person! #skates #24hrfitness — David Lee (@Dlee042) June 26, 2013 And now Marcus Thompson has confirmed the news through Landry...

Devean George building housing complex in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS -- Devean George can't pinpoint when or where the idea first took root. It might've been in the eyes of a Los Angeles youngster as the former Laker narrated a children's book during a Read to Achieve session. Maybe it came from signing the autograph of a fatherless boy after a Dallas Mavericks game. Perhaps it was at a recent community center visit in his...

Bulls-Wiz discuss Deng deal

According to a report, the Chicago Bulls are discussing a deal that would send Luol Deng to the Washington Wizards for the No. 3 pick in Thursday's NBA draft. 

Warriors looking to acquire pick on draft night

The only way the Golden State Warriors will generate any news during Thursday night's NBA draft is if they make a trade or spend some money. Ultimately, the cost for either will determine what they decide. With no pick in hand due to prior trades, Warriors general manager Bob Myers and his staff still prepared as if they have selections to make - just in case an opportunity...

2013 NBA Draft Buzz (6/24)

The NBA finals are over and the NBA Draft is just in a couple of days away. Check out the latest NBA draft buzz below.   - The Bulls might be looking to trade Luol Deng to the Wizards for the #3 Pick. - Nerlens Noel entourage is scaring NBA Teams away from him. -Alex Len rising the whole way to #1 pick overall? -The Cavaliers and Mavericks are interested in swapping the No. 13 and...

Bulls Explore Trade Of Luol Deng To Wizards For No. 3 Pick

The Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards have held discussions on a trade of Luol Deng for the No. 3 overall pick. The Wizards would likely need to include Emeka Okafor, who would have to formally opt into his contract for next season for the trade to go trhough. The Cleveland Cavaliers also have interest in Deng, according to sources. The Bulls are trying to gauge the trade value of Deng.

Bulls Offer Luol Deng to Cavaliers & Wizards

  Rumors swirl that the Chicago Bulls are exploring trade options with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Washington Wizards involving Luol Deng. The talks with the Wizards centered around Emeka Okafor and their #3 pick, while the deal with the Cavs was centered around the #1 overall pick. Multiple sources have said they don’t expect either [...]

Report: Pippen was spit on by fan

New details have emerged regarding the weekend altercation between former Chicago Bulls star Scottie Pippen and an autograph-seeker.
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