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  1. Why Ryan Anderson is better for the Rockets than Carmelo Anthony.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Dream Shake

    As many Rockets' fans have heard, Houston is the front-runner for Carmelo Anthony and most fans of the Rockets believe that we should trade Ryan Anderson , I believe that we should help Anderson adapt and not sign Carmelo Anthony. When I compare two players I like to look at the statistics of both per 36 minutes.

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  2. PBT Extra: Carmelo Anthony will be a Rocket, but will he accept new role?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MSNBC

    How smoothly things go this season with him is another question entirely, something I get into a little in this latest PBT Extra. However, after a three-team trade involving Atlanta, Oklahoma City, and Philadelphia was agreed to in principle, it's just a matter of time.

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  3. NBA free agency rumors: Former Knicks forward Michael Beasley signing with LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Los Angeles has agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million contract with Michael Beasley, according to a report from ESPN. The 29-year-old forward spent last season with the Knicks.

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  4. Enes Kanter Says 'There Are 5 Teams': Lakers, Warriors, Rockets, 76ers, CelticsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    In the wake of the Golden State Warriors signing DeMarcus Cousins this summer, the conversation over competitive balance-and whether the Warriors were "ruining" the NBA -became a hot topic. And New York Knicks center Enes Kanter falls in the camp that believes super teams like the Warriors are bad for the league, as he revealed during an interview on the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast : "They are very good.

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  5. Phoenix Suns guarantee guard Davon Reed for 2018-19 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bright Side of the Sun

    The Suns also said they will guarantee Shaquille Harrison's spot AND they traded Jared Dudley to the Nets for a buyout and extra roster spot. I don't believe the three moves are entirely related.

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  6. NBA Finals: Kevin Durant addresses criticism he cana t carry a team like LeBron JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant hoists up the Western Conference championship trophy after the Warriors beat the Houston Rockets 101-92 in Game 7 at Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on Monday, May 28, 2018. Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant fights for a rebound against Houston Rockets' Clint Capela in the third quarter of Game 7 of the NBA Western Conference finals at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on Monday, May 28, 2018.

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  7. Barkley: Lakers with LeBron 'maybe six in the West'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | YardBarker.com

    Charles Barkley does not believe the addition of LeBron James - along with a few other veterans - will be enough for the Los Angeles Lakers to leapfrog other teams in the West to rank among the top squads in the conference. In fact, the outspoken TNT analyst thinks the Lakers will be competing for one of the lower seeds in the postseason.

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  8. Charles Barkley says the Nuggets and Timberwolves are better than the LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Yahoo Sports

    "They're No. 5 seed, maybe six in the West," Barkley said on The Dan Patrick Show.

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  9. Lakers sign forward Beasley to one-year deal: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Reuters

    The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to sign free agent forward Michael Beasley to a one-year, $3.5 million deal, according to multiple reports Friday. Mar 28, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; New York Knicks forward Michael Beasley controls the ball against Philadelphia 76ers forward Robert Covington during the third quarter at Wells Fargo Center.

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  10. Swap of Dudley for Holmes is great news for young SunsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Valley of the Suns

    JANUARY 26: Richaun Holmes #22 of the Philadelphia 76ers waits for the rebound against the Phoenix Suns at Wells Fargo Center on January 26, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE The Phoenix Suns have shipped out Jared Dudley and brought in Richaun Holmes in consecutive deals.

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  11. Carmelo Anthony could soon be a Houston RocketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    We've all been waiting for several weeks now for the other shoe to drop and Carmelo Anthony 's situation with the Oklahoma City Thunder to resolve itself so that he could become a free agent and be available to play for the Houston Rockets . Well, we're one step close to that reality as Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Thunder are trading Anthony to the Atlanta Hawks for Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala.

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  12. DBB Mailbag: Wing Rotation EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Detroit Bad Boys

    I'm going let y'all in on a secret - the mailbag is a GREAT way to solicit stuff to talk about when you don't know / don't have stuff to talk about. We serve the mighty and voracious #CONTENT gods here at DBB, and they must be satiated, even during the dog days of the offseason.

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  13. James Harden talks possibility of Carmelo Anthony joining RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... school shopping spree donated by James Harden at Academy Sports and Outdoors July 20, 2018 in Houston. The Houston Rockets' James Harden made an appearance at a local Academy Sports + Outdoors store on Friday, July 20, 2018, to provide 10 kids from ...

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  14. The Five Worst Moves Of The 2018 NBA OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    ... our list of the five worst moves of the 2018 NBA offseason below. Like a few other deals on this list, the Houston Rockets really had no choice here. But still, the price tag on this contract is just ridiculous for an oft-injured, 33-year-old Chris ...

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  15. Do the Sixers have enough shooting to protect their stars?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    On July 5, Sports Illustrated's Jake Fischer reported the Philadelphia 76ers would use their mid-level exception to sign Nemanja Bjelica , a stretch four who shot 41.5 percent from three last season. Then, nearly two weeks later, Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Bjelica would not be returning to the NBA , instead opting to stay overseas and play for a Euroleague club.

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  16. Report: Ferrell backs out of two-year Mavs dealRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    After sleeping on it, guard Yogi Ferrell is backing out of a two-year, $5.3 million deal he agreed to with the Dallas Mavericks, his agent reportedly told Yahoo Sports. FILE PHOTO: Mar 11, 2018; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard Yogi Ferrell drives to the basket past Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon and forward PJ Tucker during the first quarter at the American Airlines Center.

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  17. NBA Rumors: Latest on Carmelo Anthony, Kawhi Leonard, Jerryd Bayless TradeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The biggest remaining name on the NBA trading block finally headed elsewhere, as the San Antonio Spurs traded forward Kawhi Leonard to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl and a protected first-round pick. Danny Green also went north in the deal.

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  18. Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Sports 2018 Winners: The Complete ListRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | E! Online

    Kids' Choice Sports 2018 airs Friday, July 20 at 8:00 p.m. This is the fifth year Nickelodeon has hosted the annual sports award show, and Houston Rockets' player Chris Paul is serving as emcee. The big event actually took place July 19. Athletes and celebrities headed to the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif.

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  19. NBACarmelo moves closer to Rockets after reported tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Thursday's reported trade of Carmelo Anthony from Oklahoma City to Atlanta as part of a three-team deal also involving Philadelphia -- and which will be followed by the Hawks waiving Anthony -- obviously clears the way for Anthony to join Chris Paul in Houston, as has been rumored for weeks once it became clear OKC had to get rid of Anthony to lower what would have been a lethal luxury tax bill next year. The deal sends guard Dennis Schroder from the Hawks, which drafted him 17th overall in 2013 and who has been Atlanta's incumbent starter the last two seasons, to the Thunder for Anthony and a Lottery protected 2022 first-round pick.

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  20. Is Clint Capela Worth the $100 Million He's Seeking? He Should Be to the RocketsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    As the NBA offseason winds into the late-July doldrums, when most of the big-name free agents are gone, one remains: Clint Capela. ESPN.com's Tim MacMahon reported Capela's asking price July 10: "Sources told ESPN that the [Houston] Rockets ' initial offer to Capela was in the four-year, $60 million range, with the blossoming star center seeking a deal similar to Oklahoma City Thunder big man Steven Adams' four-year, $100 million contract."

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