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Clippers And Head Coach Doc Rivers Agree To Contract Extension

Clippers And Head Coach Doc Rivers Agree To Contract Extension

As the dust has finally settled on the Donald Sterling case, the Los Angeles Clippers, under new owner Steve Ballmer have already begun making changes around the organization. They traded away Jared Dudley to clear some salary cap space on Tuesday, and now the organization has made yet another move. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, [...]

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Cleveland Cavaliers Are Early Favorites For NBA Championship

The NBA season is still months away from getting started, but the odds for the next champion are already out, and the top team shouldn’t be a surprise. According to ESPN’s Arash Markazi, Bovada has made the Cleveland Cavaliers the favorite to win the 2015 NBA Championship: Odds to win the 2015 NBA Championship via [...]

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

Team USA Announces 12-Man Roster For FIBA World Cup

With the FIBA World Cup only a week away, final cuts for Team USA’s 12-man roster needed to be made. Late last night, Team USA announced their final roster, cutting four people: 2014 #USABMNT World Cup roster – Guards: @drose, @StephenCurry30, @KyrieIrving, @KlayThompson, @DeMar_DeRozan and @JHarden13 — USA Basketball (@usabasketball) August 23, 2014 2014 #USABMNT [...]

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Under Armour Offers Kevin Durant Huge $285 Million Deal

Much like star athletes who receive endorsement deals to promote sportswear, Kevin Durant is Under Armour’s next hopeful subject. Under Armour has offered Kevin Durant a deal for $265 million to $285 million over 10 years, according to ESPN’s Darren Rovell. Kevin Durant’s representation Roc Nation Sports informed Nike on Wednesday that he has a [...]

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Steve Ballmer Promises Not To Move Clippers To Seattle

After the ongoing saga of when Donald Sterling would finally lose ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, Monday afternoon offered the Clippers’ franchise a breath of much needed fresh air. On Monday afternoon, the Los Angeles Clippers announced former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer as their new owner meaning that there will be no more Donald [...]

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NBA News: Shawn Marion Agrees To Join The Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers continue to fill out the remainder of their roster with cheap veterans with championship experience. The latest to join will reportedly be Shawn Marion according to ESPN’s Marc Stein: Sources told ESPN.com that Marion informed the Cavaliers this weekend that he intends to sign with them this month, despite the fact that [...]

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NBA To Test Extended Alll-Star Break, Teams Off 8-9 Days

The NBA released its schedule yesterday, allowing fans to finally get a look at what their favorite teams have in store this season. But in the midst of the rivalry games, and return games, people may have missed one thing. As noted by Pro Basketball Talk, there will be an extended All-Star Break this season: [...]

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2014-2015 NBA Opening Night, Christmas Day Games Leaked

Now that the dust has settled with NBA free-agency and teams nearing the start of training camp, the NBA is finally releasing the details about the upcoming schedule for the 2014-2015 season. There are plenty of marquee games on opening night as well as on Christmas Day. There will be reunions between players and former [...]

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Toronto Raptors Fined $25K For Tampering With Kevin Durant

When big name stars are close to hitting the free agent market, you will often hear stories about teams being fined for tampering. This story is similar, but the tampering came from an unlikely source. Oklahoma City Thunder all-star forward Kevin Durant is set to hit the NBA free agent market in 2016, and just [...]

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Andrew Wiggins Told Bill Self He Wants To Go To Minnesota

Andrew Wiggins was one of the most highly touted draft picks to enter the NBA, arguably since LeBron James in 2003. But apparently he would rather not play with the four-time MVP. According to The Sporting News, Wiggins’ former college coach Bill Self says that Wiggins told him he would prefer to play in Minnesota [...]