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47 min ago | BleacherReport

Setting Odds for 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year

The 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year race feels pretty wide-open. This was one of the deeper classes of recent memory, and there are multiple talented young players who should receive heavy minutes this year.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves

4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

The 6 Biggest Whiffs from 2014 NBA Free Agency

Amid the flurry of NBA activity this offseason, a number of moves grabbed headlines but never materialized to anything more.


Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat

8 hrs ago | Rant Sports

Orlando Magic Should Start Aaron Gordon Over Channing Frye in 2014-15

For almost a week now, I have been thinking about which lineup will make the Orlando Magic competitive this upcoming season.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Aaron Gordon, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Channing Frye, Tobias Harris, Victor Oladipo, Nikola Vucevic

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Washington Post

Former Hoosiers stars reunite in Indianapolis

Former Indiana men's basketball stars Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller teamed up one more time for their alma mater Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Victor Oladipo, NBA Players, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade

Business Journal

Orlando Magic complex could break ground after season's close

After the final buzzer of the Orlando Magic's 2014-15 season signals, the team may finally be able to turn its attention to making big moves toward its $200 million entertainment complex in downtown Orlando.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

Nets Daily

Can Cory Jefferson be a rebounding specialist?

Cory Jefferson, the final pick of the 2014 NBA Draft, is making his case for a final roster spot.


Related Topix: Sports, New Jersey Nets, NBA Basketball, NCAA Basketball, Baylor University NCAA, Cory Jefferson, NCAA Sports, Baylor Bears NCAA Basketball, NBA Players, Aaron Gordon

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Predicting Jabari Parker's Biggest Rookie of the Year Challengers

Jabari Parker seems to be the consensus favorite to win the upcoming season's NBA Rookie of the Year award, thanks to an NBA-ready body and game, along with the opportunity he'll have as the Milwaukee Bucks' go-to option right away.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Jabari Parker, Chicago Bulls, Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves

Canis Hoopus

Expectations for Andrew Wiggins; The Rookie

As a rookie how can Andrew Wiggins contribute on offense? On defense? The goal of this article is to create a set reasonable expectations for Wiggins, considering he's entering his rookie season with the Minnesota Timberwolves.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Oklahoma City Thunder, NCAA Basketball, Tennessee Volunteers NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, University of Tennessee NCAA

Mon Aug 18, 2014


2014-15 NBA Rookies with All-Star Potential

The 2014-15 NBA rookie class is littered with high-upside picks, so there are a slew of prospects who could potentially become All-Stars.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves, Sacramento Kings, Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets

The Washington Post

If Greg Monroe leaves the Pistons, herea s where he should go

When the Detroit Pistons signed Josh Smith last summer, analytics geeks across the country screamed, "Spacing! Will somebody please think of the spacing?" The Pistons wound up playing a near-unwatchable style of basketball and finished the season with the second-worst three-point shooting percentage , ahead of only Philadelphia.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith, NBA Players, Greg Monroe, Milwaukee Bucks

Rant Sports

Orlando Magic Should Think About Chasing Danny Green in 2015

The Orlando Magic of the Dwight Howard era taught us that you could never have enough shooters in your lineup.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, Danny Green, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

Pippen Ain't Easy

Chicago Bulls Rumors: E'Twaun MooreDo We Need Him?

Boy has this been a long offseason hasn't it Pippen Peoples. With all of the drama with the exit of Carlos Boozer and his road leading up to amnesty and Carmelo Anthony's NBA tour that started inside the United Center, so many Chicago Bulls rumors have been rampant.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Carlos Boozer, NBA Players, Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks

CBS Sports

FA Anthony Randolph signs with Russian team

Free agent forward Anthony Randolph signed a two-year deal with Lokomotiv Kuban on Monday, the Russian team announced .


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Denver Nuggets, NBA Players, Anthony Randolph

Orlando Pinstripe Post

Orlando Pinstriped Post Mailbag no. 30: Who will lead the Magic in scoring?

The latest Orlando Pinstriped Post Mailbag question concerns the Orlando Magic's offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Elfrid Payton, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Jameer Nelson, Channing Frye, Denver Nuggets


NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Ray Allen, Leandro Barbosa and More

The beginning of the NBA offseason is a hopeful time, and the news around the league is dominated by youth.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns, Ray Allen, NBA Players

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Who could be next summer's potential restricted free agents? Five guys to watch.

As we move into late August most of the NBA player moves are set, save for the formality of Kevin Love ending up with the Cleveland Cavaliers.


Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, Klay Thompson, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kevin Love, Minnesota Timberwolves, San Antonio Spurs, Kyrie Irving, Tobias Harris, Cleveland Cavaliers, Kawhi Leonard, Kenneth Faried, Denver Nuggets

CBS Sports

Bucks' Parker: Trying to avoid second pick bust

People don't generally like to think of top draft selections as busts right away when they're drafted.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Jabari Parker


Gilas makes presence felt

THE Gilas Pilipinas failed to sustain its outside shooting and eventually bowed down to the bigger France, 75-68, in the 2014 Antibes International Basketball Tournament held in the resort town in southern France yesterday .


Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, Nicolas Batum, NBA Players, San Antonio Spurs, Toronto Raptors, Denver Nuggets

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Image link to M-I-P! M-I-P

Pass the sunblock, turn up the music and bring some more ice for those cold drinks on these hottest days.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, New Orleans Hornets, Giannis Antetokounmpo, NBA Players, Jabari Parker

The Miami Herald

Brian Schmitz: NBA might tweak lottery odds to curb tanking

It's one thing for the NBA to relegate the Magic to persona non grata . It's quite another for the league to perhaps take away the one club in the bag that they've used since Dwight Howard departed.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Oklahoma City Thunder, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Jameer Nelson, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Nick Anderson