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Duncan, Parker and Pop to Pitch Aldridge on Joining Spurs

Duncan, Parker and Pop to Pitch Aldridge on Joining Spurs

The NBA dynasty that pitches star free agents together, stays together. Sometimes they even sign that superstar free agent in question. Depending on the person you talk to, and the time of today, and what color socks you’re wearing, LaMarcus Aldridge is a lock to join the San Antonio Spurs. Others claim that the Los [...]

June 30, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Pat Riley: Heat Want D-Wade for ‘Rest of His Career’

Pat Riley: Heat Want D-Wade for ‘Rest of His Career’

There’s been another development in the ongoing contract dispute allegedly taking place between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat. The dispute in question means nothing. That, or there is no dispute of which to speak. Maybe Pat Riley was riding the post-draft after scooping up Justise Winslow, a top-five talent, with the 10th pick, or [...]

June 26, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Charlotte Hornets Trade for Nicolas Batum and Jeremy Lamb

Charlotte Hornets Trade for Nicolas Batum and Jeremy Lamb

Sometimes the NBA is quiet ahead of its yearly draft. This is not one of those times. The Charlotte Hornets are making moves. Yes, plural. First, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported that the Hornets acquired Nicolas Batum from the Portland Trail Blazers. Here are the details on that one: Portland is finalizing a trade [...]

June 25, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Lakers Pushing Hard for DeMarcus Cousins Trade

Lakers Pushing Hard for DeMarcus Cousins Trade

Draft season rumor-mill frenzy sequence, Take 1,268. The Los Angeles Lakers, owners of the No. 2 pick in Thursday’s NBA draft, are trying to poach DeMarcus Cousins from the Sacramento Kings. No, seriously. They are. From ESPN.com’s Marc Stein: The Los Angeles Lakers have emerged as one of the most determined trade suitors for Sacramento [...]

June 23, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Rumor: Dwyane Wade and Lakers Have Mutual Interest

Rumor: Dwyane Wade and Lakers Have Mutual Interest

With free agency only two weeks away, the Dwyane Wade Saga continues to develop. The Miami Heat have just been given another reason to be concerned about their beloved superstar’s impending future, as a new report is linking Wade with the Lakers. It’s hard to imagine Wade leaving the Heat to be quite honest, however, [...]

June 22, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

Heat Still Think LeBron Used Riley as Leverage Last Summer

Heat Still Think LeBron Used Riley as Leverage Last Summer

LeBron James is no friend of the Miami Heat. Yes, he won two championships and a pair of MVP awards in South Beach. And sure, he made four consecutive Finals appearances and was on the brink of forging a dynasty in 2014. But he is still no friend of the Heat, at least outside of [...]

June 22, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Draymond Green Verbally Commits to Warriors

Draymond Green Verbally Commits to Warriors

Draymond Green will reach restricted free agency this summer, which, truthfully, is the single-most pointless piece of offseason information. Why? Because Green is staying with the Golden State Warriors. Incumbent teams typically hold on to their higher-profile restricted free agents. They have the right to match any offer those players receive and only bid farewell [...]

June 18, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Denver Nuggets Want Kings’ Nos. 6 Pick in Draft For Ty Lawson

Denver Nuggets Want Kings’ Nos. 6 Pick in Draft For Ty Lawson

The Denver Nuggets and their long-time point guard Ty Lawson are tired of each other. After failing to clinch the postseason for the second-straight year, Lawson seems to have gotten tired of waiting for the team’s management to turn things around for the franchise. A divorce was inevitable. Fortunately, both sides are on the same [...]

June 18, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Larry Brown Wants Allen Iverson to Be Part of 76ers Front Office

Larry Brown Wants Allen Iverson to Be Part of 76ers Front Office

For this generation and beyond, Allen Iverson will be the face of the Philadelphia 76ers; more so than any current player. A few months ago, Iverson expressed interest in being a part of the Sixers organization. He’d like to be involved in personnel around draft time. Iverson isn’t the only one who wants this. His [...]

June 17, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Dwyane Wade Talks About Heat In Past Tense. Uh Oh.

Dwyane Wade Talks About Heat In Past Tense. Uh Oh.

Nobody panic. While appearing on ABC’s NBA Finals broadcast Tuesday night—the Golden State Warriors are your 2015 champs, by the way—Dwyane Wade said something weird and unsettling. He talked about playing for the Miami Heat in the past tense. Here’s the clip (big h/t to SB Nation): “When I was in Miami…” Okay, fine. Everybody [...]

June 17, 2015 admin Hot Seat, NBA 0