Ty Lawson Believes He Could Be Difference-Maker Against Curry, Warriors

Ty Lawson believes he could make a big difference for the Houston Rockets if they play the Golden State Warriors again in the playoffs. “Steph Curry needed someone to go back at him,” Lawson told Yahoo Sports. “I thought Steph was just chillin’ on defense – and then going crazy on offense. He looked like he was just putting shots up and not working so much on the defensive...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Clippers holding training camp at UC Irvine

No more Las Vegas. It's a new location for Clippers training camp.From Melissa Rohlin of the Los Angeles Times:The Clippers will use the time to mend and learn a relatively new roster that includes offseason acquisitions Lance Stephenson, Josh Smith, Cole Aldrich, Paul Pierce, Pablo Prigioni, Wes Johnson, Chuck Hayes and Branden Dawson. If their big flaw last year was their lack...
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September 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Jamal Crawford looking like odd man out for Clippers

The Clippers may be deep, but with depth comes over-saturation. Is that a problem for one of the best benches in the league? The Clips brought in Pablo Prigioni, Lance Stephenson, Wes Johnson, Josh Smith and Cole Aldrich this offseason while also retaining Austin Rivers in the free agency mark. Naturally, that leads to the question: What the heck is going to happen to Jamal Crawford...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Clippers sign Argentine veteran guard Pablo Prigioni

LOS ANGELES The Los Angeles Clippers signed guard Pablo Prigioni on Thursday. Prigioni agreed to the deal in principle two weeks ago with the Clippers, who signed the Argentine veteran for the veteran's minimum of $981,000. The 38-year-old Prigioni averaged 4.1 points, 1.8 rebounds and 2.6 assists last season for the New York Knicks and the Houston Rockets. He signed with the Knicks...
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August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

LA Clippers sign Argentine veteran Pablo Prigioni

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Los Angeles Clippers signed guard Pablo Prigioni on Thursday. Prigioni agreed to the deal in principle two weeks ago with the Clippers, who signed the Argentine veteran for the veteran's minimum of $981,000. The 38-year-old Prigioni averaged 4.1 points, 1.8 rebounds and 2.6 assists last season for the New York Knicks and the Houston Rockets. He signed with the...
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August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Prigioni Lands In L.A

The Los Angeles Clippers have officially signed former Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni. Prigioni, who is 38, started his NBA playing career with the Knicks in 2012 and has played in 211 career games with New York and Houston. He averaged 3.8 points, 1.9 rebounds and 3 assists in his mere seventeen minutes a game.  He has played against the best in the league prior to joining the NBA...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Pablo Prigioni agrees to deal with Clippers

Pablo Prigioni and the Los Angeles Clippers have agreed to terms on a deal. Prigioni cleared waivers on Wednesday following his trade to the Denver Nuggets in the Ty Lawson deal.  Nearly three hours after clearing waivers reports broke that Prigioni had agreed to a deal with the Clippers.  He is set to make the veteran minimum with the Clippers. Free agent guard Pablo Prigioni...
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July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Pablo Prigioni Agrees To Deal With Clippers

Free agent Pablo Prigioni has reached agreement on a contract with the Los Angeles Clippers, a league source told RealGM. After the Houston Rockets sent Prigioni to the Denver Nuggets in the Ty Lawson trade, the 38-year-old veteran point guard cleared waivers on Wednesday. Prigioni then committed to a deal with the Clippers. Prigioni has established himself as a reliable lead guard...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston acquires Ty Lawson from Denver

The Houston Rockets have acquired troublesome point guard, Ty Lawson from the Denver Nuggets, the team announces. The Nuggets have acquired Joey Dorsey, Nick Johnson, Kostas Papanikolaou, Pablo Prigioni, 2016 protected lottery first round pick and cash considerations. The Nuggets waived Pablo Prigioni today. Lawson was arrested last week for his second DUI this year. This is a low...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Pablo Prigioni Waived By Nuggets

The Denver Nuggets have waived Pablo Prigioni. Prigioni was acquired by the Nuggets in the Ty Lawson trade from the Houston Rockets. Prigioni joined the Rockets midseason in a trade with the New York Knicks.
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Selling Ty Lawson for less than pennies on the dollar

Mug Shots Don't HelpTonight, Houston traded four guys that aren't going to play any meaningful NBA minutes (Kostas Papanikolaou, Pablo Prigioni, Joey Dorsey, Nick Johnson), a protected 2016 first round pick (um, drafting where they will draft, not likely to be a real NBA player either) and a future second rounder (even less likely)... to the Nuggets for troubled but talented point...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

The Cavaliers wanted Pablo Prigioni at the trade deadline

Pablo Prigioni was surprisingly a legitimate contributor for the Houston Rockets during their run to the Western Conference finals. After Patrick Beverley went down with a season-ending hand injury, Prigioni, who the team acquired at the trade deadline, was an amazing insurance policy. But they nearly missed out on him, because the Cleveland Cavaliers (who face a point guard injury...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Cavs attempted to acquire Pablo Prigioni at trade deadline

by Scott Sargent The Legend of Matthew Dellavedova continues to live on through the NBA Finals, but this doesn’t mean that the Cleveland Cavaliers did not try to upgrade the backup point guard spot in February. We heard about players like Steve Nash being on the phones with the Cavs, but according to The New York Post’s Mark Berman, there was another guard on David Griffin’s...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Cavaliers Pursued Trade For Pablo Prigioni At Deadline

The Cleveland Cavaliers pursued a trade for Pablo Prigioni at the February trade deadline. The New York Knicks eventually traded Prigioni to the Houston Rockets for Alexey Shved and two second round picks. Prigioni would have given the Cavaliers more depth at point guard.
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June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Slowing Rockets’ James Harden Key for Warriors Success in Western Conference Finals

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) and guard Pablo Prigioni (9) react to a Harden 3-pointer against the Los Angeles Clippers during Game 2 in a second-round NBA basketball playoff series Wednesday, May 6, 2015, in Houston. The Rockets won 115-109. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, James Nielsen) It doesn’t take long to notice James Harden on the court, not only because of his...
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May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Pablo Prigioni's heroics didn't surprise Daryl Morey

We typically expect All-Stars to show up when the lights shine bright, and in Game 7 that's exactly what the Houston Rockets got from Dwight Howard and James Harden. Both performed up to their typical standards of excellence.But Houston would've had a much harder time winning the game and advancing to the Western Conference Finals if role players didn't step up and play above expectations...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Jason Terry and Pablo Prigioni are the veteran leaders Houston needed

Rockets guards Jason Terry and Pablo Prigioni aren't two ultra athletic floor generals who can score at will, penetrate into the paint and create shots for others. But their value in Houston remains immeasurably high. Here's what Terry told the Houston Chronicle's Jenny Dial Creech about how important veteran leadership can be on a somewhat inexperienced championship contender:“A...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Pablo Prigioni is still happy to be in Houston

When the Houston Rockets acquired Pablo Prigioni from the New York Knicks at the trade deadline, they did so with no intention of having him play meaningful minutes in the postseason.But then Patrick Beverley went down with a season-ending injury, and Prigioni was forced into the spotlight. The 37-year-old (who turns 38 on May 17) now finds himself in the thick of a championship...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Here's a closer look at Houston's supporting cast

Rockets fans know the team's various role players inside and out, but here's an introduction for those who're unfamiliar. From Trevor Ariza to Josh Smith to Pablo Prigioni to Jason Terry, here's a look (courtesy of the Houston Chronicle) at several guys who do a fantastic job supplementing Houston's two superstars: James Harden and Dwight Howard. Below, the spotlight shines on Ariza...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Houston Rockets Guard Patrick Beverley Out for the Season

Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will miss the rest of the season and the playoffs after opting for surgery to repair ligament damage in his left wrist. Rockets guard Pat Beverley has opted for surgery to repair ligaments in left wrist, source said. Will miss the remaining of season, playoffs — Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) March 30, 2015 Beverley suffered the injury...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Trade Deadline: Breakdown

Don’t know everything that happened on the NBA Trade Deadline? Take a quick look here to find out. Now that we know who went where, we can do quick overviews for each team to see how they’ve been affected. Boston Celtics: No one knows what Boston is doing, and probably not even Boston themselves right now. Picking up Isaiah Thomas while already having Marcus Smart is a bit...
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

AP Source: Knicks trade Prigioni to Houston

NEW YORK (AP) A person with knowledge of the deal says the New York Knicks have traded guard Pablo Prigioni to the Houston Rockets for guard Alexey Shved and two second-round picks. The person says the Knicks will get one of the picks in 2017 and the other in 2019. The person spoke to The Associated Press Thursday on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced...
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February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Pablo Prigioni Traded By Knicks To Rockets For Two 2nd Rounders

The New York Knicks have traded Pablo Prigioni to the Houston Rockets for two second round picks. Alexey Shved will also go to the Knicks.
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February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets Acquire Pablo Prigioni, K.J. McDaniels

Houston Rockets missed out on Goran Dragic but made deals for the Knicks’ Pablo Prigioni and 76ers’ K.J. McDaniels. New York has traded Pablo Prigioni to the Houston Rockets, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 19, 2015 Philadelphia has traded K.J. McDaniels to Houston for Isaiah Canaan and a second round […] The post Houston Rockets...
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February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

5 Players the Cleveland Cavaliers Could Trade for by the Trade Deadline

With time slipping away to acquire an effective reserve, the Cleveland Cavaliers enter the final days before the NBA trade deadline without any hot commodities that seem certain to fill key areas in the middle and at the point. Right now, rumors are abound about who the team might be targeting. Some will require more finesse to make happen, but really the only bargaining chip the...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss
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