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With a three-point rocket in his arsenal and the defensive versatility to slide anywhere along the perimeter, Golden State Warriors shooting guard For Thompson's agent, Bill Duffy, that distinction isn't enough. Duffy, who has until October 31 to negotiate a contract extension for the fourth-year sniper, said his client needs no qualifier.
6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times
On Monday, former Lakers forward Earl Clark signed a nonguaranteed contract with the Memphis Grizzlies, but he'll have to outplay two others competing for one roster spot -- assuming the Grizzlies take 15 players to the regular season. After a breakout season with the Lakers in 2012-13, Clark signed a two-year, $9-million deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers but the Cavs soon after dealt him to the Philadelphia 76ers for Spencer Hawes, who in turn cut him loose .
When the Cleveland Cavaliers tip off their 2014-15 NBA season, many viewers will be scrambling for the media guide to see exactly who all these new faces are. The Cavs currently have 18 players on their active roster, 13 of which are new to the team this summer.
He was at Nike's corporate headquarters Tuesday for the unveiling of his new shoe, the LeBron 12. It is his first new shoe with Nike since he returned this summer to the Cavs. "I would like this shoe," he joked. "But I love it because it has my name and logo on it."
Former Memphis Grizzlies guard Jamaal Franklin has been in San Antonio the last few days working out for the Spurs, a league source told the Express-News. Franklin, a 2013 second round pick, was waived by the Grizzlies last month.
According to David Pick , Josh Selby contemplated walking away from the game of basketball this summer at the tender age of 23. Four years ago, nobody would've guessed that this is where Selby's career would be at this point - down in the doldrums, fighting for a roster spot - and the reason why is simple: After a decorated high school career, which saw him average 32 points, seven assists, five rebounds and two steals per game as a senior at Baltimore's Lake Clifton High School, Selby had everything going for him in the basketball world.
His reputation on that end of the floor has followed accordingly, with Harden now considered among the NBA's worst defenders. But is this type of inductive reasoning really justified? Harden has been caught mindlessly wandering around the perimeter while his man cuts to the basket.
The sharp shooter from three point land has made his arrival in Cleveland, Ohio. Shooting guard Mike Miller is eager to get things started in his new home with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
In the seventeenth installment of the "best of" series we'll look at The Big Fundamental do work in the post. Tim Duncan may not bang down low like he used to, but the veteran big can still get it done when called upon.
Entering his third season in the NBA , Terrence Ross of the Toronto Raptors will look to become the consistent presence on both the offensive and defensive end that fans, coaches and players alike know he's capable of being. What we've seen through his rookie and sophomore years is a player whose stock fluctuates more times than the price of gold.
The Memphis Grizzlies are looking for reinforcement on the wing after they couldn't keep up with the Oklahoma City Thunder in the playoffs with a core focused on scoring in the paint. Their main offseason signing, Vince Carter, reinvented himself in recent years doing just that.
The Cavaliers added more championship experience Tuesday with the official signing of veteran forward Shawn Marion, who agreed to terms in the middle of August. The 36-year-old Marion, who signed what is believed to be a one-year contract for the veteran minimum of $1.4 million, won an NBA title with Dallas in 2011.
The New York Knicks are going to have a new look in 2014-15. They have Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher running the show with Carmelo Anthony coming back to be the star of it all.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:38 pm
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