The Mavericks have serious point guard issues

The Mavericks thought their point guard problems were solved on December 19, when they traded Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson and a future first-round pick for Rajon Rondo and Dwight Powell.Unfortunately, it only created a bigger problem, and Dallas is still in severe need of filling one of the sport's most important positions this summer. Here's Mavs.com's Earl K. Sneed...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Orlando Magic Roster is About to See Some Extra Money

If you’ve been following MBO for Orlando Magic coverage throughout the 2014-2015 season, you know that the Magic’s team salary had been at around $56 million since late-October. That put the team under the salary floor – mandated by the league’s Collective Bargaining Agreement – by about $750,000. Obviously that places the Magic well under the $63 million salary cap as...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

How much blame should be aimed at Dallas' front office right now?

The Dallas Mavericks made easily the most polarizing trade of the 2014-15 season when they sent Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright and a protected 2016 first-round draft pick to the Boston Celtics for Dwight Powell and Rajon Rondo.At the time it was made, this was a rare trade in that it was both vexing and logical. Knowing what we know today, have we let Dallas' front office...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets take care of business against Jazz

Ty Lawson had 18 points and nine assists and Jameer Nelson added 18 off the bench as the Nuggets (28-45) led wire-to-wire Friday night, beating the Utah Jazz (31-41) 107-91 at home. Denver got out to a quick start shooting the ball, with Danilo Gallinari nailing a step-back three for Denver’s first points of the game, and Ty Lawson taking and making a little step-back to put the...
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March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets roll to 107-91 win as Jazz drop 4th straight

DENVER (AP) Ty Lawson and Jameer Nelson each scored 18 points as the Denver Nuggets beat Utah 107-91 on Friday night, handing the Jazz their fourth straight loss. Right around tip-off, the Jazz announced Hot Rod Hundley, the former NBA player who broadcast Jazz games in New Orleans and Utah for 35 years, had died. He was 80. Hundley called 3,051 Jazz games from 1974-2009. There...
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March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Gallinari goes off in Nuggets win

Danilo Gallinari had a career-high 40 points as the Nuggets ran away from the Orlando Magic to snap a three-game losing streak with a 119-100 win Sunday. Jameer Nelson added 15 points and five assists in just 17 minutes for Denver against his old squad. Once again, the second quarter was a lob-sided affair, but this time, it was in the Nuggets favor. Already with a three-point lead...
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March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Magic Players Attend Orlando City Match; Continue to Bond Local Sports Landscape

It’s not the first time Orlando Magic players have been to an Orlando City match, but Saturday night was the first time it happened with OCSC as a member of MLS. Magic players Victor Oladipo, Kyle O’Quinn, and Nikola Vucevic were at Orlando City’s 0-1 defeat to the Vancouver White Caps on Saturday night. There were over 31,000+ loud fans at the Citrus Bowl – about double...
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Grizzlies snap Denver’s win streak

Jameer Nelson had 24 points and Randy Foye added 16 but the Nuggets (26-42) fell to the Memphis Grizzlies (47-20) 92-81 to snap their four-game winning streak Monday night. Zach Randolph had 21 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Grizzlies in what was a low-scoring and relatively slow-paced affair – which benefited Memphis and their big bruisers down low. With Kenneth Faried on...
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March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Muggsy Bogues & Jameer Nelson - 2 of Isaiah Thomas' "biggest" mentors

Just six games into his career as a Boston Celtic, Isaiah Thomas has already won over the majority of fans with his deep shooting, hustle, and fearlessness in the paint. He's shown the ability to make contested 3-pointers over taller defenders, and that he'll have no problem getting shots up in the lane when needed. At 5'9, that's part of the excitement with Thomas. His heart...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Cavs Exploring Trade For Nuggets’ PG Jameer Nelson

The Cleveland Cavaliers are still looking to improve their roster, particularly a backup PG and a big. One potential point guard could be veteran point guard, Jameer Nelson. Denver has already off-loaded Arron Afflalo and JaVale McGee today, Nelson, who has been a solid scoring PG throughout his career, would certainly be a step-up from Matt Dellavedova. Nelson has […] The...
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February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

5 Miami Heat Players Most Likely to Be Traded before the Deadline

At 22-30, the Miami Heat have a lot to improve upon if they hope to make some noise in the playoffs this postseason. The Heat are the first team in 50 years to reach 30 losses before the All-Star break just a year after the reaching the NBA Finals. The team has struggled with many issues, including offense, rebounding, and chemistry in their first season without LeBron James. By...
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February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat Rumors: Heat Showing Interest in Jameer Nelson

Jameer Nelson may be headed for his fourth team this season after the Miami Heat have reportedly expressed interest in the veteran point guard per Shams Charania of RealGM.com. Wizards, Heat have explored talks on Denver’s Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM. Cleveland had interest with Nelson in Boston; not since. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 12, 2015 The Heat...
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February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Wizards, Heat Interested In Trade For Jameer Nelson

The Washington Wizards and Miami Heat have explored trade talks with the Denver Nuggets on Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM. No deal is imminent, and Nelson has grown comfortable with his situation in Denver. The veteran point guard is currently dealing with an Achilles injury and hopes to return to the lineup after the NBA All-Star break. The Cleveland Cavaliers had interest in...
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February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Envy: What Nuggets fans said - 1/24

With two teams in full tank mode, the Nuggets made the Celtics look like a legit basketball team. I will also note that Nuggets starting point guard Ty Lawson was a DNP because of a DUI he received the night before. Former Celtic, albeit brief, Jameer Nelson played real well. Evan Turner wilted at the free throw line down the stretch, which left just enough time for Jameer to brick...
Via Celtics Life
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Jameer Nelson Trade Grade

(October 16, 2014 – Source: Jason Miller/Getty Images North America) Denver Nuggets: Jameer Nelson Trade Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Nuggets Trade: Nate Robinson Nuggets Receive: Jameer Nelson There was a seemingly pointless trade this week by the Denver Nuggets who traded a 2nd string point guard who likes to score, for a 2nd string point guard who...
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January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets nanocast: Plenty of trade talk

The Nuggets Nanocast is back, and just in the nick of time too. There’s plenty to cover, including the Nate Robinson trade, how Jameer Nelson will fit in the team that originally drafted him, the Timofey Mozgov deal, and of course, Denver’s four-game winning streak. All that, plus some love for Jusuf Nurkic and Kenneth Faried and a look ahead to the next couple weeks and...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nate Robinson is going away

I don’t want to say I called this yesterday…. but… Celtics, Nate Robinson reach buyout agreement to make him a free agent, per source. Robinson was traded to Boston Tuesday for Jameer Nelson. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) January 14, 2015 I’m not going to make this out to be some bold prediction. Nate was always just a money-saving, roster-spot-opening move. With...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics trade Jameer Nelson, acquire Nate Robinson

Robinson joins Celtics again, but maybe not for long. (Photo/Getty Images)The Boston Celtics continue their wheeling and dealing, this time the C’s swapped backup guards with the Denver Nuggets. Tuesday, the Celtics acquired Nate Robinson in exchange for Jameer Nelson. Robinson is not expected to be in Boston for long, he is expected to seek a buyout and join a playoff contending...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets acquire Jameer Nelson from Celtics for Nate Robinson

DENVER (AP) The Denver Nuggets traded backup point guard Nate Robinson to the Boston Celtics on Tuesday for guard Jameer Nelson. Robinson was a member of the Celtics for parts of 2009-10 and '10-11. He averaged 5.8 points for Denver this season a year after tearing his ACL. It will be Nelson's third team this season. He signed with Dallas before the season and then wound up in Boston...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Celtics Trade Jameer Nelson For Nate Robinson

The Boston Celtics are sending Jameer Nelson to the Denver Nuggets in return for Nate Robinson. 
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets send Robinson to Boston for Nelson

Eleven years after he was first drafted by Denver, Jameer Nelson will finally wear a Nuggets uniform. First reported by Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports Tuesday afternoon, the Nuggets are sending veteran guard Nate Robinson to the Boston Celtics for point guard Jameer Nelson. The Nuggets are close to trading guard Nate Robinson to Boston, a source told Yahoo Sports. — Marc J. Spears...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nuggets Trade Nate Robinson To Celtics For Jameer Nelson

The Boston Celtics might be reuniting with Nate Robinson, but the reunion might not last long. The Celtics reportedly agreed to trade Jameer Nelson to the Denver Nuggets for the guard, per Yahoo! Sports’ Marc Spears and Adrian Wojnarowski. However, Spears also reported Tuesday that the Celtics are expected to buy out Robinson’s contract. If that...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston and Denver set to make a trade

The Boston Celtics and Denver Nuggets are about to trade Jameer Nelson and Nate Robinson, respectively. Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported the move late Tuesday afternoon. Boston is sending Jameer Nelson to Denver for Nate Robinson, source tells Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) January 13, 2015 Robinson’s contract will expire after this season while Nelson’s...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston and Denver set to make a trade

The Boston Celtics and Denver Nuggets are about to trade Jameer Nelson and Nate Robinson, respectively. Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported the move late Tuesday afternoon. Boston is sending Jameer Nelson to Denver for Nate Robinson, source tells Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) January 13, 2015 Robinson’s contract will expire after this season while Nelson’s...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nate Robinson is coming back

The Celtics are on the verge of bringing back Nate Robinson… The Nuggets are close to trading guard Nate Robinson to the Celtics for guard Jameer Nelson, sources said. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) January 13, 2015 I know some people are going to get excited by the headline, but this is a strictly salary cap move. Robinson makes $2.1 million as compared to Nelson’s...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss
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