10:10 AM EDT, Tue August 04, 2015
Heat dig into mid-level to sweeten contract for Josh Richardson

Heat dig into mid-level to sweeten contract for Josh Richardson

With the Miami Heat on Monday formally signing Josh Richardson, the Sun Sentinel confirmed that the team built the three-year contract for their 2015 second-round pick off their taxpayer mid-level exception.
The Jag-Wire | Fox Sports Florida 18 hours ago

Heat sign 2nd-round pick Josh Richardson

The Miami Heat have signed guard Josh Richardson to his rookie contract.
Net Income / NetsDaily 15 hours ago

Andrea Bargnani: 'I would played for free'

In a philosophical interview with il Fatto Quotidiano, an Italian newspaper, Andrea Bargnani said that he turned down other, higher paying jobs in the NBA because he has something to prove with the Nets. "I would have done it for free because the money at this time does not matter," said Bargnani who's made $72 million in his NBA career ... and who's made some profitable investments in Italy. After two years with the Knicks --and what he has called "crazy bad luck" -- Bargnani said he wanted to start over ...in New York. He said he wants to forget the injuries that limited him to 71 games...

Aldridge building separate showroom for sneaker collection

What can you do with $86 million in career earnings, and another $80 million coming after signing a rich free-agent contract with the Spurs? Among many, many other things, you can amass a lavish shoe collection. Then you can build a showroom for said shoe collection.
Fear The Sword 15 hours ago

JR Smith on free agency: "I just want to be somewhere I can make a difference"

J.R. Smith visits Guam during free agency J.R. Smith may be a free agent, but he's not far away from a part of the Cleveland Cavaliers coaching staff. According to Grant Wieman of the Pacific Daily News, Smith is helping Cavs Director of Player Development Phil Handy with a camp in Guam, a United States territory in the Pacific. Without trying to read too much into a small amount of news and information, it's nice that Smith was able to build that type of relationship with Handy, and it's a neat little vacation as well. Of course, Smith isn't a member of the Cavaliers right now. He's an...

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Klay Thompson's brother called up by Chicago White Sox

Trayce Thompson, who is 13 months younger than Klay Thompson, plays center field and has good power potential.

Federal lawsuit: Sheriff handcuffed disabled children as punishment at school

A Kentucky sheriff's deputy shackled two children with disabilities as punishment for their misbehavior at school, an allegedly illegal use of force that traumatized the children, according to a federal lawsuit the American Civil Liberties Union and others filed on Monday.

Andy Gill and Gang of Four on way to Miami

Tour supports the '80s post-punk provocateurs' eighth studio album, "What Happens Next"
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago

'Cavs Version' of MGK's 'Till I Die' featured on NBA 2K16 soundtrack

A special Cleveland Cavaliers version of Machine Gun Kelly's "Till I Die" anthem will be featured on the soundtrack to NBA 2K16, due out Sept. 29.

Coast Guard found missing boys' boat, then lost it again

We still don't know what happened to the 14-year-old Tequesta boys lost at sea last week.
Rip City Project 2 hours ago

Mailbag: Will Terry Stotts survive the Trail Blazers’ rebuild?

The mailbag is now run through Twitter. If you would like to have your Trail Blazers questions discussed, follow @ripcityproject and send them our way. @ripcityproject will Terry Stotts survive the rebuild or will he be a scapegoat — dpedersen (@duanepedersen) August 2, 2015 I tend to think that Terry Stotts will survive. Or, at least, […] Mailbag: Will Terry Stotts survive the Trail Blazers’ rebuild? - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

In wake of teen shooting, kids to attend Broward gun safety course

At least 35 children, most accompanied by their parents, are expected to attend a gun safety course Tuesday evening in Cooper City sponsored by the Broward Sheriff's Office.

Lauderdale man leaves bar, disappears without a trace

Steven MacKrell was in high spirits Wednesday night, toasting life with friends and family at Lucky's Tavern, a popular downtown bar.

South Bronx Legionnaires' disease death toll rises to seven

The death toll from an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease has risen from four to seven people, city health officials announced Monday at a public town hall meeting of concerned residents.

Partly sunny and hot with chance of storms today

It should be an overall nice day, though don't be surprised to see a rainshower or storm this afternoon.

New Hampshire officials probing tent collapse that killed 2, injured 22

Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people.

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