NBA

Melvin Ejim (19), Solomon Hill (44)

For NBA rookies, summer league merely first step

Barely a year ago, Justise Winslow and Myles Turner were high school players. Being in the NBA now hasn’t seemed to faze either of them. Summer league play started Saturday, and for Winslow and Turner […]

9 hours ago

Lou Williams

Lakers plan to sign Lou Williams, Brandon Bass

The Los Angeles Lakers say they plan to sign guard Lou Williams, last season’s Sixth Man of the Year, and forward Brandon Bass. Williams averaged a career-high 15.5 points and helped Toronto win a franchise-record […]

18 hours ago

DeAndre Jordan, Zach Randolph, JaMychal Green

Mavericks, DeAndre Jordan agree to 4-year deal

DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center. Two people familiar with the deal tell The […]

21 hours ago

DeAndre Jordan, Tim Duncan

Spurs’ Tim Duncan tells paper: ‘I’ll be back on the court’

Tim Duncan is returning to San Antonio for a 19th season with the Spurs. Duncan tells the San Antonio Express-News that “I’ll be on the court next year.” Until Duncan made his announcement Thursday, there […]

07/02/2015

Branden Dawson

Clippers Summer League roster and schedule

The Los Angeles Clippers today announced their roster for the 2015 Southwest Airlines Pro Summer League in Orlando. For the first time, the Clippers will participate in the league from July 4 – 10 at […]

07/02/2015

Paul Pierce

Multiple sources say Paul Pierce joins Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers beat writer for the Orange County Register and occasional Beast 980 guest host, Dan Woike reported that Paul Pierce is joining the Los Angeles Clippers in a three-year deal. More details coming soon. UPDATE: […]

07/01/2015

David Blatt, Kevin Love

Kevin Love staying in Cleveland with LeBron and Cavs

After all the speculation and intrigue surrounding Kevin Love’s foray into the free agent market, the star power forward ended up right where he said he would all along — in Cleveland. Love announced in […]

07/01/2015

Kevin Love, LeBron James

Kevin Love pens piece saying he’s staying in Cleveland

Kevin Love is staying in Cleveland and it’s going to be for the long term. Love issued a statement through The Players Tribune on Wednesday announcing that he would be returning to Cleveland next season. […]

07/01/2015

Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry overtakes LeBron James for NBA’s top jersey

Stephen Curry has surpassed LeBron James for the most popular jersey in the NBA. The Golden State Warriors star and league MVP topped the list of jersey sales in the NBA for the first time […]

06/30/2015

Larry Nance, Nate Buss

Lakers’ Nance was ‘terrified’ of Kobe’s response to tweet

Larry Nance Jr.’s elation at getting drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers lasted about two minutes before he was reminded of a tweet he sent out in 2012 criticizing Kobe Bryant. Nance was overjoyed when […]

06/30/2015

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