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2 hrs ago | Rip City Project

Summer League: Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets

After suffering a close loss at the hands of Tim Hardaway Jr. and the New York Knicks, the Trail Blazers' summer league squad must gather themselves to face the Houston Rockets.


Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, C.J. McCollum, NBA Players, Thomas Robinson, Will Barton, Isaiah Canaan

6 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

Dallas Receives Greg Smith in Trade with Bulls

News broke tonight that Dallas will be slated to receive reserve Center/Forward Greg Smith from the Chicago Bulls in a salary clearing trade, presumably so that the Bulls can sign Pau Gasol to the contract that he wants.


Related Topix: Sports, Greg Smith, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Dallas Mavericks, Brandan Wright, Omer Asik

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Air Alamo

San Antonio Spurs: Biggest Threats to NBA Crown

May 31, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant loses the ball during a shot attempt against San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green during the fourth quarter in game six of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Oklahoma City Thunder, Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls, Danny Green, NBA Players

Dallas Morning News

As Rockets let clock tick on Chandler Parsons decision, Mavericks' other options dwindle

The Mavericks have sent a 3-year, $46 million offer sheet for small forward Chandler Parsons to the Houston Rockets.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Dallas Mavericks, Shawn Marion, Miami Heat

The Globe and Mail

Anthony Agrees to Re-Sign With Knicks

Nine months of nearly daily speculation about Carmelo Anthony's future came to an end Saturday when he agreed to re-sign with the New York Knicks, positioning himself as the cornerstone of the franchise for years to come.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Kenyon Martin, NBA Players, Chicago Bulls

Wiz of Awes

NBA Free Agency Rumors: Houston Rockets Are Having 'Advanced Talks' With Trevor Ariza

Feb 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Washington Wizards small forward Trevor Ariza drives the ball during the fourth quarter as Houston Rockets shooting guard Francisco Garcia defends at Toyota Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Trevor Ariza, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, Francisco Garcia, Marcin Gortat


Why New Orleans Pelicans Are Poised to Surprise Next Season

It has become an offseason tradition to utter that sentence. In truth, the basketball world has been waiting for the Pelicans to take flight since the arrival of No.


Related Topix: Sports, University of Kentucky NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Basketball, Anthony Davis, NBA Basketball, Dwight Howard, Omer Asik, NBA Players


How Will Rest of Free-Agency Dominoes Fall After LeBron James' Decision?

LeBron James' latest spin around the NBA 's free-agency carousel is over , per Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated , which means that everyone else's can either begin or resume.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, LeBron James, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, Phoenix Suns

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

NBA: Chris Bosh will stay with Miami Heat

Not even LeBron James' departure changed his mind. And shortly after the Heat took a King-size hit, its future started coming together.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks, Sacramento Kings, Indiana Pacers

Ball in Europe

LeBron, another sign that David Blatt just keeps on winning

David Blatt's been on one hell of a run. A triple crown with Maccabi, he lands a NBA job , the team he lands with wins the lottery and lands Andrew Wiggins, wins a bunch of coach of the year awards for work with his old team, and nownow he's got the best player in the game on his new team.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players

The Fresno Bee

Lakers acquire Jeremy Lin from Rockets, still pursuing Carmelo Anthony

The Lakers have acquired point guard Jeremy Lin from the Houston Rockets, along with the Rockets' first-round draft pick next year, according to a person familiar with the situation.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Ryan Kelly, Kendall Marshall, Kent Bazemore

NBA roundup: Tucker re-signs with Suns

Restricted free agent P.J. Tucker agreed to a three-year, $16.5 million contract with the Phoenix Suns on Thursday, according to multiple reports.


Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Lakers

What Lebron to Cleveland means for the Rockets

But for Houston fans, it has huge implications for the Rockets -- IF a lot happens over the next two days.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, James Harden

Houston Press

LeBron Watch 2014: NBA Cities Everywhere Held Hostage

This is what happens when you have a league imposed maximum salary on a player whose true worth is at least two to three times that amount --- in a league where that star player is worth about 25 to 30 incremental regular season wins--- and, when that player is a free agent, the league will stand still until that player makes his decision.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Minnesota Timberwolves, Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, Ray Allen, Chris Bosh, NBA Players


Timberwolves Playing Risky Game by Turning Away Kevin Love Suitors

President and coach Flip Saunders has remained steadfast in his refusal to rush this process after Love's displeasure went from theory to fact, per .


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Chicago Bulls, Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks

Thu Jul 10, 2014

New York Post

Cleveland left to wait on LeBron - again

While two cities and an entire league waited for LeBron James to settle on The Decision 2.0, the man at the center of the storm was happy to make everyone wait a little longer.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, LeBron James, NBA Players, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, New York Knicks

Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets NBA Free Agency: Who's next?

Apr 14, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Milwaukee Bucks guard Ramon Sessions tries to get by Toronto Raptors guard Greivis Vasquez at the Air Canada Centre.


Related Topix: Sports, New Orleans Hornets, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, Utah Jazz, Toronto Raptors, Ramon Sessions, NBA Players


Best Potential Landing Spots for Jeremy Lin in a Houston Rockets Trade

The Houston Rockets are doing an entirely different version of dreaming big than the one that initially netted them Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik on back-loaded contracts in 2012.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Omer Asik, James Harden

Daily Reporter

NBA signing day arrives, but action moves slowly

Carmelo Anthony , Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh might be waiting on LeBron James - isn't everybody? - before making their decisions.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Players, Dwyane Wade

The News Tribune

NBA signing day arrives, but action moves slowly

This May 13, 2014 file photo shows Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat, left, shooting over Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert during the first half of game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series in Indianapolis.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers, Utah Jazz, New York Knicks