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2 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Thomas says he will accept any role with Suns

Isaiah Thomas says he considers himself a starting point guard in the NBA but he's willing to sacrifice that to play for a winning team.

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Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Goran Dragic, Channing Frye, Eric Bledsoe

6 hrs ago | News Observer

Charlotte Hornets want Marvin Williams to keep shooting

Marvin Williams doesn't fit the traditional definition of an NBA power forward. Then again, not many current power forwards do.

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Related Topix: Sports, New Orleans Hornets, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, Marvin Williams, Miami Heat, Rashard Lewis

10 hrs ago | News10.net

McCallum leads Kings to NBA Summer League titleMcCallum leads Kings...

Ray McCallum was named MVP of the NBA Summer League Las Vegas championship game, after leading the Kings to 77-68 victory McCallum leads Kings to NBA Summer League title Ray McCallum was named MVP of the NBA Summer League Las Vegas championship game, after leading the Kings to 77-68 victory Check out this story on news10.net: ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Ray McCallum

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Bulls' Tony Snell picks up confidence in summer league

"If you're not confident out there, you shouldn't be playing," Snell said in a recent interview in Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Tony Snell

Marin Independent Journal

Thompson: Warriors have reasons for wanting to keep Thompson

It seems so obvious. How do the Warriors not do whatever it takes to get Kevin Love? Along with Stephen Curry, they'd have two of the 15 best players in the NBA, and both in their mid-20s.

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Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, NBA Basketball, Klay Thompson, Stephen Curry, David Lee, Harrison Barnes, Andrew Bogut

The News Tribune

Pacers face uphill battle after signing Stuckey

It's a swap that will make it a challenge for Indiana to win a third straight title in a division that might be the toughest in basketball.

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Related Topix: Sports, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Roy Hibbert, David West, George Hill, Paul George, Cleveland Cavaliers, C.J. Miles

Canada.com

Canadian men's basketball team seeks valuable international experience in Europe

After failing to qualify for this summer's FIBA World Cup, the Canadian men's basketball team is making sure it's prepared to make a run at the 2016 Olympics.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, Kelly Olynyk

The Washington Post

Jazz sign FA forward Trevor Booker

Booker has played all four of his NBA seasons in Washington, averaging 6.4 points and 5.1 minutes in 235 career games, including 105 starts.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Washington Wizards, Trevor Booker

Bradenton.com

Lakers re-sign Nick Young

"When Nick became a free agent in June, I expressed hope that we would be able to bring him back on a contract that was in the best interest of both the Lakers and himself, and I am proud to say we were able to do so," Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Nick Young

Merced Sun-Star

Matt Bonner re-signs with San Antonio Spurs

The Spurs announced on Monday that they have re-signed Matt Bonner. Terms were not disclosed, but the veteran will return for a ninth season in San Antonio.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Matt Bonner, Tony Parker, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili

News Observer

Bulls re-sign Kirk Hinrich to 2-year deal

The Bulls announced the move Monday, along with the signing of second-round pick Cameron Bairstow.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Derrick Rose, Kirk Hinrich

Bradenton.com

Mavs sign Jefferson after losing Carter to Memphis

Terms of the contract announced Monday weren't released, but it is reportedly a one-year deal for the veteran minimum of $1.4 million.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Vince Carter

Bradenton.com

Stuckey inks deal with Pacers

"Rodney is a very talented player who can create and score in a variety of ways," said Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird.

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Related Topix: Sports, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Lance Stephenson

News Observer

New era begins for Miami Heat

They were the league's "it" team because of the presence of LeBron James. Now, with James' return to Cleveland, the rebuilding process has begun.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, LeBron James, Justin Hamilton, Dwyane Wade, Norris Cole, James Jones

WLBT-TV Jackson

Biloxi basketball player shooting for pro league in Europe

Biloxi native Jeremiah Dunnings is set to graduate from William Carey in August.

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Related Topix: Sports, Isaiah Canaan, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets

New York Daily News

Knicks will give Carmelo Anthony's friend Dahntay Jones a look

Free agent Dahntay Jones is expected to work out for the Knicks this week as the shooting guard/small forward attempts to make a comeback after sitting out last season due to injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Tim Hardaway Jr., Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bullets Forever

Wizards vs. Kings final score: Washington eliminated in Summer League play, 74-62

The Washington Wizards are eliminated in the Vegas Summer League semifinals, as they lose, 74-62 to the Sacramento Kings.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Washington Wizards, Glen Rice Jr.

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Bucks awarded Marshall off waivers

The Milwaukee Bucks have been awarded the contract of point guard Kendall Marshall, who was waived by the Los Angeles Lakers earlier in the week.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kendall Marshall, Los Angeles Lakers

News Observer

Michael Jordan might have found his all-star shooting guard

Charlotte owner Michael Jordan spoke so highly of the 23-year-old NBA player he employed that it seemed like he was anointing him as one of the future all-time franchise greats.

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Related Topix: Michael Jordan, Sports, Charlotte Bobcats, Josh McRoberts, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Gary Neal, Kemba Walker, Lance Stephenson, Steve Smith

Press-Telegram

For Paul Geroge, returning home to L.A. is temporary

Indiana Pacer Paul George coaches children during his annual summer youth basketball camp at Heritage Christian School in North Hills Saturday, July 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Paul George, Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol

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