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1 hr ago | TheCelebrityCafe

Carmelo Anthony will return to the Knicks

Carmelo Anthony has reportedly decided to stay with the New York Knicks after originally opting out of his contract and becoming a free agent.


Related Topix: Sports, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks

1 hr ago | AM 1430 The BUZZ

Trending Now: NBA Free Agency Update is reporting that LeBron James informed Riley that he intends to return to Cleveland and play for the Cavaliers.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Houston Rockets, Carmelo Anthony, Chandler Parsons

2 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Bryant says he'd welcome Scott and Anthony

At least that's how the All-Star guard presented things at UC Santa Barbara on Wednesday, where Bryant is hosting his annual youth basketball camp.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Carmelo Anthony

7 hrs ago |

Popovich agrees to extension to stay with Spurs

The Spurs made the announcement on Tuesday. The team did not announce the terms of the deal in a two-sentence news release.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Tim Duncan, Boris Diaw

11 hrs ago | Detroit News

Sources: Cavs agree to multiplayer trade in possible cap-clearing move for LeBron James

The Cavaliers have created salary cap space to make sure they have enough to offer LeBron James a maximum contract.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Tyler Zeller, Jarrett Jack, Sergey Karasev

14 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Report: Hornets to sign Hayward to $63 million offer sheet

The Charlotte Hornets have reportedly reached an agreement to sign restricted free-agent forward Gordon Hayward to a maximum four-year, $63 million offer sheet.


Related Topix: Sports, Gordon Hayward, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz

18 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Rejected! Yao Ming Says No To Wildlife Trafficking

The former NBA star, a Chinese basketball icon, is working with top American and Chinese officials to stamp out global trade in endangered species and their parts.


Related Topix: Yao Ming (2008 Beijing Olympics), Summer Olympic, Wildlife, Outdoor Recreation, Yao Ming

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Teams talking trades with Hinkie

As expected, 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie is the most popular guy at the Orlando Pro Summer League.


Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball, Hollis Thompson, Casper Ware, Michael Carter-Williams, Jeremy Lin, Houston Rockets

Hornets rookie in Y fight

Paul Sherwin, public information officer for the Durham County Sheriff's Office, said Hairston, 21, was issued a summons on Monday but will not be arrested.


Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, P.J Hairston, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Danny Granger

The State

LeBron James holds meetings in Las Vegas

In this March 1, 2012 file photo, Miami Heat's LeBron James throws powder in the air at the start of their NBA basketball game with the Portland Trail Blazers, in Portland, Ore.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade

WONE-AM Dayton

Trending Now: Granger signs with Miami Heat

In the Sterling vs. Sterling trial that could determine sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, Donald Sterling is expected to testify today after not showing up in court on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, LeBron James, Chris Bosh

Westrbook won't play with US team this summer

USA Basketball says Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook will not participate this summer so he can rest some previous knee injuries.


Related Topix: Sports, Russell Westbrook, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball

Rock Hill Herald

Timberwolves newcomers will be running with Rubio

Minnesota Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Flip Saunders apparently has taken a win-now approach when it comes to discussions concerning trading away three-time All Star Kevin Love.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, Chase Budinger, Ricky Rubio, Alexey Shved, Shabazz Muhammad


Timberwolves start summer league tuneups

The Wolves have scheduled four days of practice at Target Center before the team's contingent travels to Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Gorgui Dieng, Alexey Shved, Shabazz Muhammad


Lakers juggling attention on free agency, summer league

The coaches shouted their instructions. The players' sneakers squeaked. The basketball made rhythmic sounds with every bounce on the court and every swish in the basket.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, Kendall Marshall, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, Kent Bazemore

Mon Jul 07, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Japanese pro-wrestler plans Pyongyang extravaganza

Hot on the heels of former NBA star Dennis Rodman's basketball antics in Pyongyang on the young leader's birthday, a Japanese pro wrestling legend turned politician is planning to entertain the North Korean capital with a martial arts extravaganza next month - and hopefully meet some senior leaders while he is there.


Related Topix: Dennis Rodman

The Fresno Bee

Magic, Channing Frye agree on 4-year, $32 million deal

In an effort to stretch the floor and add someone who can mentor their legion of young players, the Orlando Magic have reached an agreement with free-agent forward Channing Frye on a four-year, $32 million contract.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Orlando Magic, Arron Afflalo, Maurice Harkless, Tobias Harris, Victor Oladipo, Jameer Nelson

Pistons hire Wright as assistant GM

Team president Stan Van Gundy announced the move in a release Monday. Wright will assist general manager Jeff Bower, who was hired about a month ago to work with Van Gundy.


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Merced Sun-Star

Grizzlies announce deals with Randolph, Adams

Randolph exercised his 2014-15 player option and signed a multiyear extension. Randolph's agent, Raymond Brothers, had said on June 27 that Randolph was exercising his $16.5 million option and had agreed on a two-year extension worth $20 million.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Zach Randolph, Memphis Grizzlies, Jordan Adams

The Washington Post

Bullock, Wilcox to miss Summer League

Forward Reggie Bullock and draft pick C.J. Wilcox won't play for the Los Angeles Clippers in the NBA Summer League.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Reggie Bullock, NCAA Basketball, Washington Huskies NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, University of Washington NCAA, C.J Wilcox