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RIC BUCHER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Yet again, more Aldridge rumors

On June 15, Bleacher Report Senior Writer Ric Bucher offered another painstakingly researched investigation into the potential future home for current Portland Trailblazer, LaMarcus Aldridge.  Of course, readers of ProjectSpurs.com are well aware of the rumored flight of Aldridge from the Pacific Northwest to a bevy of title contenders, including San Antonio. The nine-year NBA […]
Via Project Spurs
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Tim Duncan's lawyers tip off a return to the Spurs?

Tim Duncan appeared in federal court Wednesday because he’s suing an ex-financial adviser that the longtime San Antonio Stars power forward claims defrauded him. According to KENS5, Duncan “said he wanted to be part of the process and to show the public that this could happen to anybody.” But that’s not the most interesting part of the story. Guillermo Contreras of the San...
Via Sportsnaut
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Sources skeptical about Boston sign-and-trade for LaMarcus Aldridge

Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher covers some potential landing spots for Blazers free-agent LaMarcus Aldridge. While league sources say the Mavericks are the biggest threat to lure Aldridge away from Portland, a scenario involving a sign-and-trade with Boston has emerged: While a rumor about a sign-and-trade deal that would send him to the Celtics emerged, league sources are skeptical...
Via Red's Army
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Are We Asking the Wrong Questions about “Preschoolers at the Podium”

I did not see this coming. I have to confess that I did have a contrary thought Tuesday night as I watched Riley Curry take over America, but I didn’t think it would blow up like this. Mine was a fleeting, small thought, along the lines of, “Well, if you’re a radio producer trying to get a decent sound bite out of this, you’re in trouble.” I didn’t think Skip Bayless...
Via Crossover Chronicles
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ric Bucher predicts Cavs will finish fourth in the East

It’s prediction season for the NBA. The offseason is largely decided, so now everyone’s slotting teams. So do the Cleveland Cavaliers take the top spot in the East? Long-time New York Times scribe Howard Beck gives them 57 wins. Ric Bucher, however, says that despite having three of the top 20 players in the league, they’ll finish fourth behind the Chicago Bulls, Washington...
Via Waiting For Next Year
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Klay Thompson ‘pissed’ Warriors considered trading him

Ric Bucher has a column up at Bleacher Report examining the aftermath of the Warriors sticking their toes in the “trade for Kevin Love” waters then deciding against jumping in. The column revolves around the notion that the Warriors were the aggressors in the talks with Minnesota all along until they ultimately decided that trading for Love wasn’t in their best interest. Meanwhile...
Via No Guts, No Glory
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Love to Warriors deal “dead”

Sources: KLove deal to Warriors is dead. Love “unlikely” now to be dealt before draft. — Ric Bucher (@RicBucher) June 23, 2014 I feel like this deserves the Troy McClure treatment.  Hi… I’m the trade is dead report.  You might remember me from such trades as “Kevin Garnett to Boston” and… “Doc Rivers to the Clippers”… or basically almost every other trade...
Via Red's Army
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Love to Warriors "dead"; Love unlikely to be moved before draft

Man, this week is going to be insane. Between the draft, Melo rumors, and Kevin Love rumors, the reports are going to be non-stop.The latest is Ric Bucher of ESPN saying that the much publicized "Kevin Love to Golden State" deal is dead, and that Love is unlikely to be dealt before the draft. Sources: KLove deal to Warriors is dead. Love "unlikely" now to be dealt before draft....
Via Celtics Life
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Warriors' Jermaine O'Neal sprains knee, will have MRI

The Golden State Warriors evened their best-of-seven series against the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday with a 100-99 win. At three games a piece, the deciding game is Saturday at the Staples Center. The is some concern for the Warriors, as center Jermaine O'Neal left the game with a sprained right knee after scoring two points and grabbing three rebounds in just two minutes...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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