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Clippers CEO: Doc Rivers will quit if Sterling remains owner

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has one foot already on its way out of the organization. But it appears that head coach Doc Rivers has thought about what the future will bring for him if Sterling somehow retains his ownership stake in the Clippers. BREAKING: Interim #Clippers CEO Parsons testifies that coach Doc Rivers will quit if Donald Sterling remains owner...
Via Sportsnaut
12 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Cavaliers Offering Future First Round Picks For Experienced Center

The Cleveland Cavaliers are in search for an experienced center via trade and are offering future first round picks. The Cavaliers only have Anderson Varejao and Brendan Haywood on their depth chart at center.
Via RealGM
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barnes looking for his aunt’s killer

Clippers forward Matt Barnes is spreading the word around Sacramento to catch one of the city’s most wanted. Barnes’ aunt was apparently murdered last week and the prime suspect is still at-large in Sacramento. Barnes took to social media to request assistance from Sacramento and California residents in locating this man and contacting his police. As should be noted, he is still...
Via Bloguin Best
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics: Taking a risk on Evan Turner

Have you even been on a long road trip? You are maybe halfway to your destination, everything has been going pretty smoothly, you feel like you are making great time, and then all of a sudden, BOOM, flat tire?
Via isportsweb.com
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bulls, Wolves Discussing Kevin Love Trade

The Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves are discussing a trade that would send Kevin Love to the Bulls in exchange for Taj Gibson and Jimmy Butler, according to Marc Stein and Brian Windhorst of ESPN. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors are also interested in acquiring Kevin Love. The Cavs are reportedly offering... The post Bulls, Wolves Discussing Kevin Love...
Via Hoops-Nation
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls making push to acquire Kevin Love

The Chicago Bulls are making a push to acquire All-Star forward Kevin Love, reports ESPN’s Marc Stein and Brian Windhorst. The Cleveland Cavaliers are firmly in the lead to acquire Kevin Love but the Chicago Bulls are making a renewed push to get into the trade mix for the All-Star power forward, according to sources close to the process. …Sources say that the Bulls, though...
Via Sports-Glory
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: NBA warned Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard and other players to not participate in Manila exhibition games

San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard and other NBA stars are set to participate in an exhibition game in Manila to help prepare the Filipino men’s national team for the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup. However, it seems the NBA did not sanction this event and warned the players to not partake in the charity game […]
Via Project Spurs
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs: Free Agency Champions

The Spurs made probably their biggest splash in free agency by keeping Gregg Popovich (via thefumble) Ever since the creation of the modern-day “Big 3″ (Ray Allen, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett) each free agency period has become less about finding a player that fits the mission of a particular team and more about finding the best available superstar to pair with your current...
Via Grandstand University
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Report: Bulls Now Interested in Kevin Love

In an interesting turn of events, the Chicago Bulls are now reportedly making a strong push for Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love. Even after signing fellow big man Pau Gasol, Chicago is attempting to get into the bidding with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors.  According to an ESPN report, this is what a potential Bulls-Timberwolves trade would look like...
Via Sportsnaut
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Love Trade To Cleveland Cavaliers All But Done?

The rumors of Kevin Love being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers may soon become a reality. According to WMTW Channel 8 Portland sports anchor Travis Lee,  a trade to send Love to Cleveland is “done” as cited by a “trusted source in the industry”. I am not putting much stock into this alleged source from Lee, and there is not even any mention on the WMTW website mentioning...
Via KC Sports Ninja
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls Trying to Trade for Kevin Love

The Bulls just signed Pau Gasol, so it would be a curious move to try to bring love in as well. But, according to ESPN that is the move they are trying to make. Sources say that the Bulls, though, have this re-entered the race and would appear to be the biggest threat to the Cavs, thanks largely to the Golden State Warriors’ resolute unwillingness to add longtime Wolves target...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cavaliers to sign Andrew Wiggins to two-year deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to his rookie contract as early as Wednesday, reports Tom Withers of the Associated Press. AP source: #Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to his contract as early as Wednesday. Deal would delay potential trade. — Tom Withers (@twithersAP) July 22, 2014 According to Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports...
Via Sports-Glory
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Report: Cavaliers to sign Andrew Wiggins to two-year deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to his rookie contract as early as Wednesday, reports Tom Withers of the Associated Press. AP source: #Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to his contract as early as Wednesday. Deal would delay potential trade. — Tom Withers (@twithersAP) July 22, 2014 According to Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports...
Via Sports-Glory
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Sorry Eric and Greg, NBA free agency money drying up

Being a restricted free agent sucks. The last two major pieces of free agency this summer have been stuck in a holding pattern because of restricted free agency. Potential suitors have been scared off of Greg Monroe and Eric Bledsoe knowing full well the Pistons and Suns are likely to match any offer they would receive. So Monroe and Bledsoe, two borderline all stars potentially...
Via Bloguin Best
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: A friendly game of H-O-R-S-E with Kobe Bryant

At the basketball academy Kobe Bryant hosts, a fan by the name of Sami recently had the opportunity to take on Kobe in a little game of H-O-R-S-E. Kobe spots Sami an H-O before he turns up the heat on the young man… H/T USA TODAY Sports
Via Low Brow Sports
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Knicks and Pistons discussing trade that would send Greg Monroe to New York

Greg Monroe could bolster the front line of the Knicks The New York Knicks and Detroit Pistons are reportedly working on a sign and trade deal that would send Greg Monroe to the Big Apple. The Pistons are looking for J.R. Smith and a first round pick, while the Knicks are offering Smith and a second round pick. The Knicks couldn’t give up a first round pick until 2018. The NBA...
Via Pass The Pill
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Trade With Chavez Ravining: Parks and Recreation, Bisons and Kershaws and Puigs, Plus Steve Nash!

I completed my second trade with my buddy Alex from Chavez Ravining. I met Alex for the first time at the Campanella-Reese Bobblehead game, and we chatted about cards and baseball for a few innings. It's nice to put a face to online interactions.I've never been particularly particular when it comes to the autographs I pick up in my quest to complete a Master Set of 2013 Press...
Via Plaschke, Thy Sweater Is Argyle
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls Could Re-Enter Kevin Love Trade Sweepstakes If Cavaliers Balk

What LeBron James wants, LeBron James usually gets. But the NBA’s best player isn’t the only party pushing the Cleveland Cavaliers to make a decision on Kevin Love. The Love sweepstakes keeps dragging on, but the Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly are willing to “pull the trigger” on a trade with the Cavs, Gery Woelfel of the Racine (Wisc.) Journal Times tweeted Tuesday. Except...
Via NESN.com
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jason Whitlock on Andrew Wiggins: Canadian athletes ‘don’t want it as much’

The Cleveland Cavaliers seem like they have decided that they would rather pair Kevin Love with LeBron James and hope for instant results instead of developing rookie sensation Andrew Wiggins. The Cavs have reportedly agreed to include Wiggins in any potential trade for Love. Does that have anything to do with Wiggins’ nationality? Jason Whitlock […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kirilenko Clarifies his "Negativity" Towards Kidd

Andrei Kirilenko made comments about Jason Kidd that may have been taken out of context. He said that Kidd "couldn't handle" coaching in New York, but AK47 told ESPN New York that he has no negativity towards Kidd leaving; he just is unsure of why he left.“It sounds in the article like I have a negativity [about Jason leaving], but that’s completely untrue,”...
Via Nets Take Over
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

This Is The Best John Wall Highlight Video On The Internet

There are a lot of highlight videos out there, but this is the best one I’ve seen of the Wizards’ John Wall. The video, via Golden Hoops, is very well done and shows all facets of Wall’s growing game from leadership to court vision to his blazing on court speed. One of my favorite parts is the title: John Wall – It’s Just The Beginning.  Check out the video below: Wall...
Via Blog So Hard Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart; Trey Burke Invited to Join USA Select Team

Celtics and Jazz point guards Marcus Smart and Trey Burke are among those that received invites to the USA Select team. Among USA Basketball Select Team invitees to Las Vegas, sources tell Yahoo. Marcus Smart, Doug McDermott, Victor Oladipo, Tobias Harris. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 18, 2014 The team is a compilation of some of the NBA’s biggest rising stars. They...
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wizards Unveil New Alternate Uniforms (Photo)

Hoping to capitalize off their recently playoff run, the Washington Wizards have unveiled an alternate jersey that has a good clean look to it. The mostly navy blue alternate uniform seems like a reverse of the Wizards regular uniform look.   Per Wizards press release: The Washington Wizards announced today that the team will add an alternate uniform to their collection for wear...
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Les Levine talks about LeBron James, Johnny Manziel and local sports media – WFNY Podcast – 2014-07-22

I haven’t had Les Levine on in a while, but it’s always great to catch up. Here are some of the topics we discussed. Reporting in the modern world Chris Broussard and needing to be right a minute ahead of the next guy Les’ history of reporting things and “being wrong” LeBron James coming home Johnny Manziel’s partying lifestyle and social media Not living dangerously...
Via Waiting For Next Year
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony Starts His Own Venture Capital Firm

Carmelo Anthony catches a lot of flak for reportedly never going to class while at Syracuse, but it seems the Knicks star has learned plenty since joining the NBA in 2003. Anthony, who recently signed a a new five-year contract worth $125 million to remain with the Knicks, has reportedly started his own venture-capital firm according to the New York Post. Anthony has  teamed...
Via Thacover2
6 hours ago  |  Discuss
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