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USA Basketball Announces 19-Player Roster For 2014 National Team Training Camp

USA Basketball announced their 19-player roster for the national team training camp in Las Vegas from July 28-August 1. From there, Team USA will select 12 players to compete in the 2014 FIBA World Cup this summer. Added to the 2014-16 USA National Team roster and participating in the July-28-Aug. 1 USA National Team training camp in Las Vegas, Nevada, are NBA standouts DeMar DeRozan...
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Report: Rockets to let Chandler Parsons sign with Mavs

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Houston Rockets will not match the $46 million Dallas offer sheet for Chandler Parsons, making him a Maverick. Houston will not match the $46M Dallas offer sheet for Chandler Parsons, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 13, 2014 The post Report: Rockets Won’t Match $46M Dallas Offer...
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LeBron Posts Funny Instagram Video Of Fan Streaking At World Cup

LeBron James is in Brazil watching the World Cup final between Argentina and Germany and shared this funny video of a fan streaking on the field at the match. The post LeBron Posts Funny Instagram Video Of Fan Streaking At World Cup appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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Carmelo Anthony Confirms His Return To Knicks With Statement

Carmelo Anthony confirmed his return to the Knicks on Sunday with a statement on his website, thisismelo.com: A few years ago I dreamed of coming back to New York City, the place of my birth, and on February 23, 2011 that became a reality. This organization has supported me and in return, I want to stay and build here with this city and my team. At this pivotal juncture in my career...
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Phil Jackson Reacts To Pau Gasol Choosing Bulls With Funny Tweet

Though Phil Jackson pitched Pau Gasol in free agency to join his new regime in New York, the 2x champion has chosen to sign with the Chicago Bulls and Jackson reacted with this funny tweet and photo shortly after learning the news: pic.twitter.com/89vU2xMLB5 when Pau announced he was going to Chicago Bulls — Phil Jackson (@PhilJackson11) July 13, 2014 The post Phil Jackson Reacts...
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Report: Paul Pierce Will Sign 2-Year/$10M Deal With Wizards

According to Marc Stein of ESPN, Paul Pierce will sign a two-year deal worth $10 million with the Washington Wizards. Paul Pierce has agreed to a deal with the Washington Wizards, sources tell ESPN.com. The deal is for two years and worth nearly $11 million with a player option entering the second year, sources said. Can confirm Paul Pierce deal with #wizards. Hearing his former...
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Pau Gasol To Sign With Bulls

After 6.5 seasons with the Lakers, where he won 2 championships, free agent Pau Gasol has decided to sign with the Chicago Bulls. He announced his decision via Twitter on Saturday. It hasn't been easy. After meditating it a lot I've chosen to play with the Chicago Bulls. Looking forward to this new chapter of my career — Pau Gasol (@paugasol) July 12, 2014 The post Pau...
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LeBron James Agrees To 2-Year/$42.1M Deal With Cavaliers

According to Brian Windhorst of ESPN, LeBron James has agreed to a two-year deal worth $42.1 million with the Cleveland Cavaliers. With an eye towards maximizing the future of the salary cap, LeBron James finalized his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday, sources familiar with the process told ESPN.com. James has agreed to a two-year, $42.1 million deal with the...
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Dwyane Wade Releases Statement Regarding LeBron’s Decision To Leave Heat

Dwyane Wade released a statement Saturday regarding LeBron James’ decision to leave the Heat and return home to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the statement the 3x NBA champion says he supports LeBron in returning to his roots and that they succeeded in what they came together to do; win championships. Statement from Dwyane Wade. pic.twitter.com/0mQs7ZNyNK — Tim Reynolds...
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Report: Carmelo Anthony To Re-Sign With Knicks On 5-Year, $120M-Plus Deal

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Carmelo Anthony will re-sign with the New York Knicks on a 5-year deal worth over $120 million. Carmelo Anthony will sign a five-year, $120 million-plus contract to return to the New York Knicks, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Anthony considered the Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets before deciding to...
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Rockets’ Nick Johnson Throws Down 360 Dunk In Summer League (Video)

Rockets’ Nick Johnson went out with a bang Friday as he threw down a 360 dunk during the Rockets final game of the Orlando Summer League against the Nets: The post Rockets’ Nick Johnson Throws Down 360 Dunk In Summer League (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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2014 NBA Free Agent Signing Tracker (Updated 7/12 11:00 AM)

Keep up to date with the latest free agency signings all in one spot! - Free agent guard Jodie Meeks has agreed to sign with the Pistons on a 3 year deal worth $19 million plus, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Jodie Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million-plus contract with the Detroit Pistons, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA...
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WATCH: Skylar Grey remixes 'I'm Coming Home' for LeBron

Singer Skylar Grey rewrote some of the lyrics to her hit song, “I’m Coming Home” and uploaded it to her YouTube channel Friday as a tribute to LeBron James, who announced earlier in the day that he would be returning home to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. The post Skylar Grey Sings Special Rendition Of ‘I’m Coming Home’ As Tribute To LeBron James (Video) appeared...
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Fan wears burned LeBron Cavs jersey to Cubs game

Many LeBron James Cavaliers jerseys found themselves engulfed in flames after “The Decision” television special in 2010 when James announced he was “taking [his] talents to South Beach.” Cleveland had a forgiving heart on Friday when James announced he was returning to the Cavs and one of those jerseys found its way out of the trash as a fan actually wore a previously burnt...
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Knicks’ Cleanthony Early Throws Down Over Two Mavs Defenders (Video)

Knicks’ Cleanthony Early threw down a monster dunk over two Mavs defenders during New York’s Summer League game against Dallas in Las Vegas Friday. The post Knicks’ Cleanthony Early Throws Down Over Two Mavs Defenders (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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2014 NBA Free Agent Signing Tracker (Updated 7/11 6:30 PM)

Keep up to date with the latest free agency signings all in one spot! - Free agent guard Jodie Meeks has agreed to sign with the Pistons on a 3 year deal worth $19 million plus, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Jodie Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million-plus contract with the Detroit Pistons, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA...
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Report: Suns To Acquire Isaiah Thomas Via Sign And Trade With Kings

The Phoenix Suns will acquire restricted free agent point guard Isaiah Thomas via a sign and trade with the Sacramento Kings. His deal will be worth a reported 4-years, $27 million. Thomas will join a Suns backcourt already consisting of 2014′s Most Improved Player, Goran Dragic, Eric Bledsoe and rookie Tyler Ennis. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports: Suns and Kings...
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Nick Young To Re-Sign With Lakers On 4-Year Deal Worth $21.5 Million

Swaggy P is back. Nick Young will re-sign with the LA Lakers on a 4-year deal (4th year is player option) worth $21.5 million. According to Mark Medina of Inside Social: That will come in the form of Nick Young, who accepted a four-year deal worth $21.5 million to stay with the Lakers. The contract includes a player option that Young can exercise for his fourth year. The Lakers...
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Report: Chris Bosh Finalizing 5-Year/$118M Deal To Re-Sign With Heat

According to ESPN, Chris Bosh is finalizing a 5-year, $118 million deal to re-sign with the Miami Heat. All-Star center Chris Bosh is finalizing a deal to return to the Miami Heat on a five-year, $118 million contract, sources confirmed to ESPN. The Houston Rockets also were in the hunt for Bosh, but the free agent has told them he is returning to Miami, sources said. In addition...
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Eric Griffin Destroys Shane Larkin With One-Handed Poster Dunk (Video)

Mavs’ Eric Griffin destroyed Knicks’ Shane Larkin with a one-handed poster dunk in the first quarter of Dallas’ Summer League game against New York in Las Vegas Friday. The post Eric Griffin Destroys Shane Larkin With One-Handed Poster Dunk (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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Report: Bulls ‘Gauging Interest’ In Free Agent Dwyane Wade

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Chicago Bulls are gauging interest in free agent Dwyane Wade, who opted out of the final two years of his contract with the Heat worth $41.8 million. LeBron James announced earlier today that he would return home to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chris Bosh is reportedly close to committing to signing with the Houston Rockets...
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Report: Rockets Trade Jeremy Lin, First-Round Pick To Lakers

According to Jeff Goodman of ESPN, the Houston Rockets have traded Jeremy Lin and a future first-round pick to the Lakers in an attempt to clear cap space to sign Chris Bosh and match restricted free agent Chandler Parsons’ offer sheet. Rockets have dealt Jeremy Lin and a future first-rounder to Lakers, sources told ESPN. Houston clearing space to land Bosh, keep Parsons. — Jeff...
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LeBron Billboard Appears In Cleveland Shortly After Announcing His Return To The Cavs

Well, that didn’t take long. LeBron James announced he would be returning home to sign with the Cavaliers Friday and shortly after a massive billboard featuring the 2x NBA champion appeared in Cleveland. LeBron is back. This just went up on Prospect and East 9th pic.twitter.com/feHvdOKGKM — Jordan Zirm (@clevezirm) July 11, 2014 The post LeBron Billboard Appears In Cleveland...
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White House Comments On LeBron’s Decision To Return To Cleveland (Video)

The White House commented Friday on LeBron James’ decision to return home to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Press secretary Josh Earnest said, “I think it’s a pretty powerful statement about the value of a place that you consider home.” The post White House Comments On LeBron’s Decision To Return To Cleveland (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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LeBron James’ Return Gets Artistic Front Pager Cover On The Plain Dealer

This newspaper cover for Saturday’s edition of The Plain Dealer in Ohio illustrating the return of LeBron James to the Cavs is fantastic: LeBron James' return: Saturday's front page of The Plain Dealer pic.twitter.com/h8KFb6UAPX — clevelanddotcom (@clevelanddotcom) July 11, 2014 What a difference four years makes for the Cleveland Plain Dealer (@clevelanddotcom). pic...
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