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Langston Galloway, Knicks In Talks On Deal

Langston Galloway and the New York Knicks are in talks on a deal, league sources tell RealGM. Galloway is on his second 10-day contract with the Knicks. Multiple NBA teams are prepared to engage with Galloway should he become a free agent.
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Nets Evaluating Lionel Hollins

The Brooklyn Nets have launched an in-season evaluation on various aspects of the team, including the performance of Lionel Hollins as head coach. Hollins is in the first season of a four-year deal worth more than $20 million. Sources said Monday that the Nets, in hopes of sparking a change to their fortunes, will continue to pursue a shake-up trade or two before the Feb. 19 deadline...
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Kobe Bryant To Undergo Season-Ending Shoulder Surgery

Kobe Bryant will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery. Bryant was examined on Monday morning by Dr. Neal ElAttrache of the Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. Dr. ElAttrache confirmed an earlier diagnosis of a torn rotator cuff, and advised Bryant to have surgery to repair the shoulder. Bryant has agreed, and surgery has been scheduled for Wednesday morning.
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Kemba Walker Could Undergo Surgery For Meniscus

Kemba Walker is getting his meniscus checked in New York on Monday. Surgery is a possibility for Walker with a six-week recovery period. Walker has missed three of the Charlotte Hornets' past five games.
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Ronald Roberts Named D-League Player Of The Week

Santa Cruz Warriors forward Ronald Roberts has been named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, Jan. 19 – Sunday, Jan. 25. The award is the first for Roberts, who was traded to Santa Cruz from the Delaware 87ers on Jan. 21. Roberts (6-8, 225, St. Joseph’s) led Santa Cruz to a 2-0 record last week, averaging 29.5 points on 78 percent shooting...
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Klay Thompson, LeBron James Named NBA Players Of The Week

Klay Thompson and LeBron James have been named the NBA Players of the Week. Thompson scored a record 37 points in the third quarter of Friday's game, finishing with 52 overall. James averaged 27.8 points, 6.3 rebounds and 6.3 assists per game.
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Brook Lopez Prefers To Remain With Nets

The Brooklyn Nets have pursued trade scenarios involving Brook Lopez, but his preference is to remain with the franchise. Lopez has a player option for the 15-16 season. The Oklahoma City Thunder have been one of the teams purusing a trade for Lopez.
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Clippers Remain Interested In Nate Robinson, Pursuing Other Deals First

The Los Angeles Clippers remain interested in Nate Robinson, who was recently bought out by the Boston Celtics following a trade from the Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers are exploring other deals first before addresssing Robinson. Robinson previously played for Doc Rivers when both were with the Celtics.
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76ers Sign Larry Drew II To 2nd 10-Day Contrat

The Philadelphia 76ers have signed guard Larry Drew II to a second 10-day contract. In six games played since joining the Sixers, Drew is averaging five points and four assists in nearly 19 minutes per game. Dating back to the start of the 2000-01 season, Drew is one of just 22 players to have recorded at least 26 assists within the first six games of a career.
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Kobe Bryant Considered Joining Michael Jordan With Wizards

Kobe Bryant considered joining Michael Jordan with the Washington Wizards before his 2004 free agency. Abe Pollin, however, parted ways with Jordan in 2003 a year before Bryant was scheduled to make his free agent decision. “That’s true,” Bryant confirmed recently. “A long time ago? Yeah.” Bryant considered signing with the Los Angeles Clippers, but eventually chose to...
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LeBron: We've Improved Mentally More Than Anything

LeBron James had 34 points, seven rebounds and five assists in 39 minutes in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 108-98 home win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. "We've improved, mentally more than anything," LeBron James said. The Cavaliers have won six straight games. "We're a confident bunch, but for us, we're a humble bunch," James said. "It's one game, against a very experienced team, a...
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Paxson Refutes Van Gundy's Comments On Bulls Leaking Stories To Undermine Thibodeau

During Friday's Chicago Bulls-Dallas Mavericks telecast, Jeff Van Gundy accused Bulls management of trying to undermine Tom Thibodeau by leaking disparaging stories, saying the practice dates to Phil Jackson's tenure as well as Scott Skiles' and Vinny Del Negro's. "Tom Thibodeau isn't being undermined at all," John Paxson said. "What's being undermined is the entire Bulls organization...
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Mavericks Confident About Signing Jermaine O'Neal By All-Star Break

The Dallas Mavericks are confident that they are moving closer to signing Jermaine O'Neal, according to sources. The Mavericks are closely monitoring O'Neal's progress as he works out in preparation for a comeback and hope to sign him by the All-Star break. "We'll let you know when there's any breaking news, but right now, there's none," Rick Carlisle said on Sunday. O'Neal has made...
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Nets, Hornets Discuss Trade Involving Joe Johnson, Lance Stephenson

The Brooklyn Nets and Charlotte Hornets have restarted trade discussions that involve Joe Johnson, according to sources. The Hornets and Nets are discussing a larger package that would likely include Lance Stephenson, Gerald Henderson and Marvin Williams. Charlotte owner Michael Jordan has been intrigued with the possibility of Johnson, who has struggled recently with tendinitis.
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Quincy Miller To Sign Second 10-Day Contract With Kings

The Sacramento Kings will sign Quincy Miller to a second 10-day contract. Miller was leading the NBA Development League with 26.3 points 3.7 blocks per game when the Kings signed him to his first 10-day contract Jan. 17. Miller played 34 minutes with 13 points, six rebounds, two steals and two blocks in Friday’s loss at Golden State.
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Nuggets Recall Erick Green From D-League

Erick Green has been recalled from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the D-League by the Denver Nuggets. Green played two games for the Mad Ants this season averaging 21 points and 3.0 assists per game.
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Robbie Hummel Suffers Fracture In Hand

Robbie Hummel suffered a non-displaced fracture of the fourth metacarpal in his right hand. The injury occurred at the end of the third quarter of Sunday's game and he'll be out indefinitely. In 36 games (four starts) this season, Hummel is averaging 4.2 points and 2.8 rebounds in 15.0 minutes per game.
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Cavs' Unbalanced Roster Led To Poor Body Language, Effort

Several unnamed players on the Cleveland Cavaliers came to the realization that their roster was not built to get any further than the second round before they made a series of trades in January. One player said the frustration of an "unbalanced roster probably contributed" to the players' poor body language and effort level. Another said "it was never Coach [David] Blatt's fault...
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LaMarcus Aldridge Likely To Have Double Recovery Time By Waiting On Surgery

LaMarcus Aldridge could miss the start of training camp next season by delaying his thumb surgery. Although Aldridge is not risking his long-term health by playing with a torn ligament, a specialist in the field said he could now be facing a recovery that will take twice as long -- up to three or four months. Dr. Steven Shin, a hand/wrist surgeon at the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic in Los...
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Brandon Jennings Out 6-9 Months With Full Achilles Tear

Brandon Jennings will miss the rest of the season and is expected to be out six to nine months with a full tear of his left Achilles. An MRI confirmed the injury on Sunday. More practically, it takes seven to 12 months for a full recovery from the injury. Jennings is coming off the best month of his professional career, leading the Detroit Pistons back to the playoff race after a 5-23 start.
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Goran Dragic To Give Every Team An Equal Opportunity In Free Agency

Goran Dragic said he will give every team in the NBA any equal opportunity when he becomes an unrestricted free agent in July. “Every team in the NBA is an option to me, because it is a privilege to play for any team in the NBA," Dragic said. "When the time comes I’m going to sit down with my family and my agent and try to make the best decision for myself.” Dragic said he...
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Waiters Unconcered He Didn't Receive Goodbye Message From LeBron

Dion Waiters said he has only spoken to Kyrie Irving and Tristan Thompson among former Cleveland Cavaliers teammates since his trade to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Waiters added LeBron James has yet to text or call him since the deal. "Man, he had his chance to reach out," Waiters said. "I'm not losing any sleep. "I'm blessed because I went from a great organization to another great...
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Brandon Jennings Out Indefinitely With Possible Achillies Injury

Brandon Jennings suffered an injury to his left leg in the Detroit Pistons' game on Saturday. Stan Van Gundy said Jennings will be out for the foreseeable future. The fear is an Achillies injury, as Jennings told some that he felt he was kicked in the back of his lower leg. "It doesn't look good," Van Gundy said.
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Elijah Millsap To Sign Three-Year Deal With Jazz

Elijah Millsap has reached an agreement to sign a three-year contract with the Utah Jazz, his agent Daniel Hazan told RealGM. Millsap’s deal will be for the remainder of the season and holds two years of team options for the Jazz. In nine games over two 10-day contracts with the Jazz, Millsap has averaged 5.8 points, 2.2 rebounds and one steal in 20.6 minutes per appearance. He...
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Jeremy Lin Receives Healthy DNP-CD

Jeremy Lin was a healthy scratch, DNP-CD during the Los Angeles Lakers' loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday. Jordan Clarkson got the start at point guard, with Ronnie Price backing him up. "He just looked like he was very poised and the moment wasn't too big for him," Byron Scott said of Clarkson. "I know what Jeremy can do, so the next game it might be different." Lin left the...
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