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GM Billy King says Nets aren't done adding pieces

Nets sign G/F Shawne Williams

The New York Knicks' loss is the rival New Jersey Nets' gain.The Nets announced Thursday they've reached an agreement on a contract with swingman Shawne Williams. Terms were not made available.Williams opted to join New Jersey rather than return to the Knicks, who have reportedly been courting Jamal Crawford to take Williams' place.Williams was a useful player off...

Report: Portland emerges as third team in Howard to Nets

If a team were going to jump in as the facilitator in a Dwight Howard to the Nets trade, you would bet that team would be from the West. They would have motivation to keep Howard in the Eastern Conference and away from the Lakers (or Mavericks). Enter the Portland Trail Blazers. At least that…

Shaquille O’Neal To Orlando: Show Dwight Howard ‘A Little Bit More Respect’

Lost amidst all the trade talk, conspiracies and player movement of the past few weeks, Shaquille O’Neal is still joining the best basketball show on television and is still going to make TNT’s “Inside the NBA” an even more entertaining program. Watching basketball on Thursday nights is great, but we all know how much better [...]

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Nets waive F Travis Outlaw

The New Jersey Nets waived forward Travis Outlaw on Thursday and designated him as the team's amnesty player.

Williams picks Nets over Knicks

Shawne Williams is headed to the Nets after rejecting an opportunity to re-sign with the Knicks, The Daily News has learned.

Warm reception for Magic's Howard at scrimmage

The Orlando Magic open preseason play Sunday in Miami, but their fan base is already trying to show Dwight Howard how much they don't want him to leave town.

Shawne Williams Chooses Nets Over Knicks

Both the Knicks and Nets have been trying to sign Shawne Williams these past few days, but according to the NY Post, the swingman has decided to accepted New Jersey’s offer: “Shawne Williams is headed to … Jersey. Williams, a Knicks’ small forward off the bench last season, chose to join the Nets over returning to the Garden because of a bigger role that was offered. Williams...

First Cup: Friday

Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: Dwight Howard could not have been more clear Thursday about his long-term intentions. He is sticking by his request to be traded from the Orlando Magic. "It still stands," Howard said. Asked whether he fluctuates day to day, he answered, "There is no back-and-forth." Howard's statements, responses to specific questions...

Crawford Won't Sign With Knicks

The Knicks will now almost certainly sign Shawne Williams.

Kings claim forward ex-Net Outlaw off waivers

The Sacramento Kings have claimed forward Travis Outlaw off waivers under the NBA's new amnesty provision, filling out the frontcourt with another veteran.

Report: Dwight Howard off market; Gerald Wallace trade talks dead

Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Orlando Magic have taken Dwight Howard off the market.

NETS Waive Travis Outlaw

The New Jersey Nets have waived forward Travis Outlaw and designated him as the team's amnesty player, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today.

NBA Season Preview: Orlando Magic

Last season: 52-30, fourth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs. Lost a close first-round series to the Atlanta Hawks in six games. Head Coach: Stan Van Gundy, if he can manage to not go insane while continually asked about the Dwight Howard situation all season. Key Departures: None … yet. (OK, not entirely true.) Gilbert…
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