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St. John's Parts Ways With Steve Lavin, Interested In Chris Mullin

St. John's and Steve Lavin have mutually agreed to part ways after five seasons. Lavin and the school were previously deep into extension talks. Lavin led St. John's to the second round of the tournament. "Coach Lavin returned high expectations to our men's basketball program and represented St. John's in a positive way," St. John's athletic director Chris Monasch said in a statement...
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Kevin Durant To Undergo Season-Ending Surgery

Kevin Durant will undergo season ending surgery on his foot. Sam Presti released the following statement: “As we communicated last week, Kevin was going to use this time to engage in consultation and evaluation regarding the persistent soreness in his right foot at this stage of his rehabilitation. As part of this process, Kevin and Thunder personnel traveled to two additional...
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Dan Gilbert One Step Below Cuban In Terms Of Involvement

Dan Gilbert purchased the Cleveland Cavaliers for $375 million ten years ago this month. Gilbert's net worth at the time was estimated to be worth $800 million and is now north of $4.7 billion. Gilbert's holdings has expanded from mortgages and venture capital to casinos, real estate, consumer products, tech, minor league sports franchises and a Cavaliers' team worth more than $900...
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Toure' Murry Waived By Wizards

The Washington Wizards have waived Toure' Murry to create a roster spot for Will Bynum. Murry appeared in three games for the Wizards and averaged 1.5 points in 4.3 minutes per game.
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Wizards Sign Will Bynum To 10-Day Contract

The Washington Wizards have signed Will Bynum to a 10-day contract. Bynum (6-0, 185) has played seven seasons with Golden State and Detroit appearing in 353 career regular season games while averaging 8.2 points, 3.3 assists and 1.6 assists in 18.5 minutes per game. Undrafted out of Georgia Tech in 2005, Bynum enjoyed his best season in 2009-10 for the Detroit Pistons when he...
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Earl Clark Signs 10-Day Contract With Nets

The Brooklyn Nets have signed Earl Clark to a 10-day contract. Clark played for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association this season after leaving the D-League. Clark was Player of the Month for the D-League in November with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
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Ian Clark Waived By Jazz

The Utah Jazz have waived guard Ian Clark. Following the move, the Jazz roster now stands at 14 players. Clark (6-3, 180, Belmont) appeared in 23 games as a reserve this season for the Jazz, averaging 1.9 points in 7.0 minutes per game. He also appeared in seven games (six starts) while on assignment with the Jazz’s exclusively owned and operated NBA Development League team, the...
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Chris Johnson To Sign With Jazz For Remainder Of Season

Chris Johnson has agreed to sign with the Utah Jazz for the remainder of the season, league sources tell RealGM. Johnson became a free agent after his second 10-day contract with the Milwaukee Bucks expired.
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Jamal Crawford Confident Of Returning This Season

Jamal Crawford is not worried he may miss the rest of the season with his injured calf. Crawford has been out for more than three weeks with what he describes as "the weirdest" injury of his NBA career. “It’s hard not playing,” said Crawford, who is not traveling with the team on its current three-game trip, “but I just look at it as each day is a little closer to coming...
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Jack Cooley Signs Multi-Year Contract With Jazz

The Utah Jazz have signed forward Jack Cooley to a multi-year contract. Cooley signed his most recent 10-day contract with the Jazz on March 16 and has appeared in six Jazz games, averaging 1.7 points in 4.3 minutes per contest.
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Amar'e Stoudemire Expects To Play Several More Seasons

Amar'e Stoudemire believes he has several seasons left in him at the age of 32. Stoudemire's Phoenix Suns' teammates, Steve Nash and Shawn Marion, are in their final NBA seasons. “I’m the last man standing,” Stoudemire said with a smile. “I plan on standing for a while, by the way. “No, no, there’s no way. There’s a lot of youth in these legs. I have a lot of competitive...
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Dean Smith Left $200 To Every Player He Coached For 'Dinner Out'

Dean Smith left $200 in his trust to every one of his varsity basketball letterman he coached in his career. Smith had his trust send the $200 check with a message of "enjoy a dinner out compliments of Coach Dean Smith." Smith passed away on Feb. 7 at the age of 85. Smith won two National Championships, while also appearing in 11 Final Fours and winning the ACC regular season in 17 seasons.
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Heat, Hornets, Cavs Lead In 14-15 Trade Score; Bucks, Mavs Rank Last

J.R. Smith has had the biggest Box Plus-Minus improvement of all the players traded this season as he's become a critical part of the Cleveland Cavaliers success following his arrival from the New York Knicks. Smith had a -4.3 BPM with the Knicks and +3.4 with the Cavaliers for a difference of +7.7. Enes Kanter ranks second with a +5.9 difference since arriving to the Oklahoma City...
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Dwight Howard Returns With 4 Points, 7 Rebounds In 16 Minutes

Dwight Howard returned to the Houston Rockets for the first time since Jan. 23 in their 95-93 win over the New Orleans Pelicans. “My whole point was to do whatever I can to help this team win and play as hard as I can for as long as I can,” Howard said. “It just felt good being back out on the floor.” Howard played just over 16 minutes after two months of rehab on his knee...
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Westbrook Confused Why Media Asking About Defense After Giving Up 1.369 PPP

The Oklahoma City Thunder were blown out on Wednesday by the San Antonio Spurs, losing 130-91. Russell Westbrook didn't understand why the media asked him about their defense following the game. "Uh, defensive issues carrying over. I'm confused," said Westbrook. "You didn't say that when we won four games in a row. I'm just a little confused." The Thunder had won four straight games...
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LSU's Jarell Martin To Declare For NBA Draft

Jarell Martin will leave LSU after his sophomore season for the 2015 NBA Draft. One source said Martin has already informed LSU coach Johnny Jones of his decision, which comes as no surprise considering Martin had a strong second half of the season en route to earning first-team All-Southeastern Conference honors. “I talked to him (Martin) tonight … he’s already met with...
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Michael Frazier Leaving Florida For NBA Draft

Michael Frazier is leaving Florida for the 2015 NBA Draft. Frazier will hire Andy Miller and Matt Ramker to represent him. Frazier averaged 12.0 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 29.2 minutes per game in 14-15.
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RealGM Radio: Derek Bodner On The 76ers, NBA Draft

In this episode, host Daniel Leroux (@DannyLeroux) talks with Derek Bodner (@DerekBodnerNBA) of DraftExpress and Liberty Ballers about the NBA Draft prospects in the NCAA Tournament and the process for the Philadelphia 76ers. They work through the headliners (Jahlil Okafor, Karl Towns, Emmanuel Mudiay and D'Angelo Russell) as well as lottery picks and other players further down...
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Report: LeBron 'Frustrated' By Kevin Love Not 'Getting With The Program'

LeBron James has tried to make the situation with Kevin Love work, but he's grown frustrated by it, according to sources close to the situation. James reportedly is "frustrated by Love's inability and in some ways unwillingness to get with the program." James pushed for the Cleveland Cavaliers to trade for Love last offseason. Love can become a free agent this offseason or in 2016...
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Adidas Thought Big Men Would Be More Marketable Than Michael Jordan

When Michael Jordan left North Carolina for the NBA, he sought an endorsement deal with Adidas and not Nike. But Adidas executives in Germany decided customers would favor taller players and wanted to sponsor centers. Adidas distributors at the time lobbied for Jordan. “We kept saying, ‘no—no one can relate to those guys. Who can associate with a seven-foot-tall guy?’”...
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Alexey Shved Sidelined 2-3 Weeks With Incomplete Fractured Rib

Alexey Shved underwent an MRI that revealed an incomplete fractured rib, the New York Knicks announced Wednesday. Shved will be reevaluated in approximately 2-3 weeks.
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Patrick Beverley Has Torn Ligament In Wrist

Patrick Beverley has a torn ligament in his left wrist. Beverley will wait 7-10 days before deciding his next steps.
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Current NBA, International Alumni From Sweet 16 Schools

The 2015 Sweet 16 includes several of the best programs in college basketball that routinely send excellent talent to the NBA and to professional leagues abroad. The following tallies show the number of players from each school in the NBA and the total number of professional players internationally in the 80+ leagues RealGM covers with full statistical information. The links beside...
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LeBron: I Admire How Calipari Takes High Egos, Turns Them Into Team

LeBron James and John Calipari have grown increasingly close over the years after they were introduced by a "family friend" believed to be William Wesley. James said his close friend and former St. Vincent-St. Mary teammate Brandon Weems was on Calipari's coaching staff at Kentucky for two years, and "I gained even more of a relationship" with Calipari. "What I admire is how he's...
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Austin Daye Signs 2nd 10-Day Contract With Hawks

Austin Daye signed a second 10-day contract with the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, the team announced. Daye was previously on a 10-day deal.
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