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  1. Sons of guns show sport has great futureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    A number of former Australian basketball stars have been seen spectating at the under-16 Australian Junior Basketball Championships in Ulverstone this week. Australian Under-16 Basketball ChampionshipsRetired Australian professional basketball players, Mark Bradtke, left, and Andrew Vlahov, right, with their sons, from left, Austin Bradtke and Ethan Vlahov at the Australian Under-16 Basketball Championships at Ulverstone.

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  2. Current Salary CapRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Blazers Edge

    With the beloved core all but gone , here is a rough estimate of where the Trailblazers' cap stands. With the new additions of Aminu and Davis, they have roughly $41.1 million committed in salary for next year.

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  3. Portland's Protected Draft PickRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Blazers Edge

    I just came to realize Olshey did a really good job protecting our first round draft pick from the Nuggets. .The draft pick that Portland sent to Denver is protected 1-14 in 2016 and 2017.

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  4. Marc Gasol agrees to five-year contract with GrizzliesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Marc Gasol agrees to five-year contract with Grizzlies This was the move Gasol wanted to make all along, growing up in Memphis Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://usat.ly/1IFvOBZ Marc Gasol has agreed to a five-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies that will pay him $110 million, according to a person familiar with the deal. The person spoke to USA TODAY Sports on condition of anonymity because contracts can't be signed until after the free agency moratorium ends on July.

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  5. Marc Gasol's Return Keeps Grizzlies' Window for Title Contention Wide-OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    Sorry, fellow NBA elites: The bruising, battle-tested, grit-and-grind Memphis Grizzlies aren't leaving the championship race any time soon. Not with their primary key to contention, Marc Gasol , set to reprise his role as their All-Star interior anchor.

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  6. San Antonio Spurs Drop the Mic on 2015 Free Agency with David West SigningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    Are you kidding me, Gregg Popovich? The San Antonio Spurs won't stop digging, and somehow, they keep striking gold. Turner Sports' David Aldridge reported Monday that the Spurs weren't done when they agreed to terms with LaMarcus Aldridge over the holiday weekend: West and the Spurs had been in discussions for a few days before West agreed to sign, according to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski .

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  7. NBPA Reportedly Proposing Use of TV Revenue for Former Players' Health CareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    Current NBA players may not be the only ones to reap the benefits of the league's new television deal , which is set to kick in at the start of the 2016-17 season. Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reported the National Basketball Players Association may set aside a chunk of cash as part of a health-insurance fund for retired stars: The plan is estimated to cost between $10 million-$15 million a year and a vote on passage of the union's initiative is set for the NBPA's July 20 membership meeting in Las Vegas.

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  8. CSG Video: First day of summer mini-camp featuring Emmanuel MudiayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Denver Stiffs

    Today was the start of the Nuggets pre Summer League mini camp. Featuring such players as Erick Green, Gary Harris, Emmanuel Mudiay and a cast of thousands! The Denver Nuggets held their summer mini-camp before setting off to Las Vegas for Summer League today.

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  9. Miami Heat 78, Detroit Pistons 73: Stanley Johnson, Justise Winslow excelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- The first professional matchup between small forwards Stanley Johnson of the Detroit Pistons and Justise Winslow of the Miami Heat underscored two teams: Both teams should be happy with their first-round picks, and they were utilized completely differently in their matchup at Orlando Pro Summer League, which the Heat won 78-73.

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  10. Bob Kravitz says Kobe Bryant will make Roy Hibbert cryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sports Radio 910

    WHTR.com columnist Bob Kravitz joins Jay Mohr Sports to discuss the Lakers acquisition of former Pacers center Roy Hibbert. He tells us about Roy's softness and why he doesn't see him being an All-Star ever again.

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  11. Marc Gasol re-ups with Grizzlies for 5 years, $100M: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Centre Marc Gasol, left, reportedly has re-signed with the Grizzlies for five years and $100 million US. The seven-foot-one Spaniard is coming off the best season of his NBA career, becoming the first Grizzlies' player voted to the All-NBA first team and averaging 17.4 points, 7.8 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.62 blocks this past season.

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  12. Randle finishes first full practice since broken legRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ESPN

    Not since Julius Randle suffered a season-ending broken leg during his NBA debut last year has the power forward engaged in an organized practice with teammates. Randle, the Los Angeles Lakers ' top draft choice in 2014, joined other members of the team's summer league squad for a practice session at the team's facility leading into Friday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Las Vegas.

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  13. Milwaukee Bucks president urges public dollars for new arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    Milwaukee Bucks President Peter Feigin urged Wisconsin lawmakers on Monday to pass legislation that would put taxpayers on the hook for half the cost of a new $500 million arena, saying the project would be an economic boon and keep the team in the state. Feigin told the Legislature's budget committee that construction needs to start this year or the NBA will move the team, possibly to Las Vegas or Seattle, though he didn't elaborate.

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  14. AP Source: David West takes minimum to join SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald

    A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the veteran forward is taking a one-year, minimum salary contract worth $1.4 million to join the San Antonio Spurs. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced.

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  15. Sources: Warriors, Barbosa agree to 1-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ESPN

    Veteran guard Leandro Barbosa has agreed to a new one-year, $2.5 million contract to stay with the NBA champion Golden State Warriors , league sources told ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne. Barbosa, 32, has bounced all over the league in his 12 seasons, playing for six different teams.

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  16. Trail Blazers' Ed Davis 'plays hard, has an entertaining style'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    "I'm going to go out and grind," the 26 year-old power forward told The Oregonian/Oregonlive . "I'm not shooting a whole bunch of threes and things like that.

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  17. Officials encourage reporting of suspected child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ALBUQUERQUE >> State and local officials are calling on New Mexicans to contact authorities if they suspect a child is being abused or neglected. Gov. Susana Martinez was among those to issue the reminder Monday during a news conference in Albuquerque.

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  18. True to his word, former Pacer David West takes pay cut in quest for ringRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    David West is sacrificing millions to chase that elusive championship. A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the veteran forward is taking a one-year, minimum salary contract worth $1.4 million to join the San Antonio Spurs.

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  19. NBA Free Agency Rumour: Raptors interested in Carlos Boozer?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    The Toronto Raptors have been having a productive off-season. But after signing Delon Wright , DeMarre Carroll and now Cory Joseph , the team still needs to find a replacement for Amir Johnson.

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  20. Reports: Mavericks re-sign J.J. Barea for two-years, $5.6 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MSNBC

    The Dallas Mavericks have a bit of a hole at the point guard spot, and not much depth at the two . Barea and the Mavericks have worked out a contract, something first reported by a newspaper in Barea's native Puerto Rico and since confirmed by CBS's Ken Berger and NBA.com's David Aldridge.

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