1:08 AM EDT, Thu August 28, 2014
Houston Chronicle 13 hours ago

Kevin Love’s challenge, James Harden’s shot and the rising expectations they share

By the time the deal was official, the trade of Kevin Love to Cleveland for the past two No. 1 picks was rendered anti-climatic, having dragged on for so long and in place for a full month before it could gain NBA approval. But then things got good on Tuesday and Wednesday morning, offering a […]
Fear The Sword 15 hours ago

Cleveland Cavalier Kevin Love responds to sniping from Minnesota owner Glen Taylor

The trade has been consummated, Kevin Love is in Cleveland, but some feelings die hard Cleveland Cavaliers fans have experience losing a star player. We have experience losing a star player in his prime that left his native area. We know Minnesota's pain in losing Kevin Love, even if fans haven't been...
CBS Sports 7 hours ago
Video: Timberwolves owner rips Kevin Love

Watch: Timberwolves owner rips Kevin Love

Mike Freeman and Lee Jenkins join Jim Rome to discuss Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor's comments following Kevin Love's trade to the Cavaliers.
Miami Herald 5 hours ago
Miami Heat signs veteran shooting guard Shannon Brown

Miami Heat signs veteran shooting guard Shannon Brown

Seeking help at backup shooting guard behind Dwyane Wade, the Heat on Wednesday signed journeyman Shannon Brown, who has played for seven teams in eight NBA seasons.
Rip City Project 2 hours ago

C.J. McCollum improvement key to bench effectiveness

The Portland Trail Blazers’ second unit has taken shape nicely this offseason. The additions of Steve Blake and Chris Kaman in free agency have given them a level of depth that has been alien to the franchise for several years. Each man to be called off the bench has a specific role: Blake is there […] C.J. McCollum improvement key to bench effectiveness - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Summer Forecast: Will C's trade Rondo?

Jim Davis/The Boston Globe/Will Danny Ainge be intrigued by an in-season offer for Rajon Rondo?Each weekday for a three-week span, our summer panel of prognosticators -- a motley crew featuring our friends in the Celtics blogging community -- joined forces to tell you how the 2014-15 season will play out for Boston. We gazed into our crystal balls and attempted to answer all your questions before this season's team even hits the floor together for the first time.
Tampa Bay Rays at Baltimore Orioles game preview

Tampa Bay Rays at Baltimore Orioles game preview

The Tampa Bay Rays finish up their road series against the Baltimore Orioles.
Los Angeles Times 2 hours ago

Bud Selig farewell tour stops in Anaheim

Bud Selig's victory lap around Major League Baseball paused in Anaheim on Wednesday, where the commissioner addressed a group of Angels employees before meeting with the media.
Ben Bolch / Los Angeles Times 4 hours ago

Clippers Coach Doc Rivers' new deal is Steve Ballmer's first big move

Steve Ballmer got his team. Now he's locked up his coach.
San Francisco Chronicle 4 hours ago

Defense holds key for shooting guard

It's funny to think it's been a month since Team USA reported to Las Vegas and started competing every day. It's been a lot of fun, and I'm thankful for the experience of being around players with this much talent, because I've gotten a lot better. I was competing for a spot from the beginning, because there were so many good wing players. I think I earned it by the way I showed up every day. I think my shooting ability helped - especially being able to stretch the floor in the international game - but I think my defense was the key. I've competed on every possession and proven that I can...
CSN Houston 4 hours ago

Rockets sign Tarik Black

The Rockets signed Tarik Black on Wednesday.
Houston Chronicle 4 hours ago

Rockets sign rookie Tarik Black to contract

The Rockets have signed center/forward Tarik Black, who is a longshot to make the NBA roster but could be a good prospect for the team’s D-League team in Rio Grande Valley. Black (6-8, 253) averaged 10 points and six rebounds in 20 minutes per game for the Rockets in the Orlando Summer League this year. […]
Los Angeles Times 5 hours ago

Credibility at stake for university-run media in Josh Shaw situation

The dramatic -- and now debunked -- tale of Josh Shaw rescuing his 7-year-old nephew from drowning didn’t originate with a newspaper or television station covering USC.
Los Angeles Times 5 hours ago

Getting there is half the fun for UCLA football

A loud thump — followed by an even louder curse — echoes from somewhere inside a cavernous semi trailer parked near the UCLA practice field.
Queen City Hoops 5 hours ago

Hive Talk Live 8-27-14

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Salt Lake Tribune 6 hours ago

Utah Jazz sign free agent guard Kevin Murphy

A year after being traded away by the Jazz, guard Kevin Murphy has come full circle, signing a deal with Utah on Wednesday. Murphy was the Jazz’s offering to Golden State in the salary dump trade that brought Richard Jefferson, Andris Biedrins and Brandon Rush to Utah last season. The former second-round draft pick was soon waived and spent last in the D-League. There, he put together an All-Star season for the Idaho Stampede, averaging 25.5 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.1 steals. He s...

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