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Orlando Pinstriped Post 36 mins ago

Report: Magic, Vucevic agree to extension

A report indicates that the Orlando Magic and center Nikola Vucevic have come to an agreement on a contract extension. According to a report by Yahoo! Sports' Marc Spears, the Orlando Magic and center Nikola Vucevic have agreed to a 4-year $53 million dollar contract extension. The team has yet to confirm any deal. Vucevic, 23, was acquired by the team in the trade that sent Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers two offseasons ago. In two seasons with the team, Vucevic has averaged 13.6 points, and 11.5 rebounds per game. In his time with the team, Vucevic has grown into one of the best...
CelticsBlog 5 hours ago
Boston Celtics Daily Links 10/21/14

Boston Celtics Daily Links 10/21/14

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald  ‘A possibility’ of Rajon Rondo in openerReimer: Shorter games a must to court younger fansCeltics Notebook: Bass now a deep thinker NBA to increase China cooperation, considering morning matchesAnother down year expected for CelticsCeltics, Will Bynum work to find a tradeGlobe  Celtics Will Waive Four Players in First Round of Cuts Time Out: Shorter NBA Quarters Is the Wrong Way To Speed Up the GameRajon Rondo May Return For Celtics Regular Season Opener The Celtics Won't Wind Up Surprising Us, Will They?Celts guard...
Justin Rowan / Fear The Sword 2 hours ago
Talking Cleveland Cavaliers on the Phil Naessens show

Talking Cleveland Cavaliers on the Phil Naessens show

Talking Cleveland Cavaliers with Phil Naessens. Do you love checking out the latest in Cavs talk without actually needing to read it? Then boy do I have something for you! I went on the Phil Naessens show to discuss some Cleveland Cavaliers stories heading into the season. Some of the topics included a possible extension for Tristan Thompson, seeing LeBron James play against the Miami HEAT for the first time since his departure, and observations on David Blatt's offense. Plus anything else that popped into our heads during recording. I'd like to thank Phil again for having me on the...

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Steve Blake skips Trail Blazers' 3-game trip with illness

The Blazers' backup point guard will miss the final three games of the exhibition season with an upper respiratory illness, opening an opportunity for coach Terry Stotts to tinker with rotation.
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 16 mins ago

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love displayed on the cover of Sports Illustrated

On Tuesday afternoon, nine days before the Cavs tip off the 2014-15 season, Sports Illustrated released its cover of the NBA preview edition, focusing on Cleveland's new Big Three.

Bargs status for opener up in air

GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Here’s what we know about Andrea Bargnani: He hasn’t played in a game since Oct. 8 because of a hamstring injury. He didn’t practice on Tuesday and won’t play Wednesday against Washington. And there is uncertainty about his availability for the Knicks’ regular season opener next Wednesday. “We still have eight days before opening night. I can’t say at this point whether or not that’s in jeopardy,” Derek Fisher said of Bargnani playing in the opener against Chicago at MSG.

Warriors say there’s no excuse for underachieving at Oracle Arena

The Warriors open their home schedule tonight at Oracle Arena after a season when the team suffered numerous losses to lesser competition. Coach Steve Kerr hopes to turn around that trend after the Warriors’ 27-14 home record last season under… Continue Reading →The post Warriors say there’s no excuse for underachieving at Oracle Arena appeared first on Inside the Warriors.
Deseret Morning News 45 mins ago
Brad Rock: Ambassador Memo starts his new job with Jazz

Brad Rock: Ambassador Memo starts his new job with Jazz

Former big man sets out on path to spread the good word, as team works to rebuild its reputation.

Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard will make guest appearance on 'Conan' Thursday

The Blazers' All-Star point guard will be a guest on the TBS' late-night show Thursday.
Rip City Project 1 hour ago

Steve Blake to miss remainder of preseason with illness

The Oregonian‘s Joe Freeman reports that Portland Trail Blazers point guard, Steve Blake, did not travel with the team for their three-game road trip due to an upper-respiratory illness. This opens the door for both C.J. McCollum and Will Barton to play more minutes in the backcourt. Each will have an extended opportunity to prove that they […] Steve Blake to miss remainder of preseason with illness - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oklahoman 1 hour ago

Live Coverage: Thunder vs. Jazz Preseason

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CSN Houston 1 hour ago

Rockets motivated by early playoff exit

The Rockets talk about how they've moved on from Damian Lillard's buzzer beater that knocked them out of the playoffs in the first round in May. But the shot remains with them and is one of many motivations for a team determined to do more this season.

Butler (thumb) will miss preseason finale

Chicago Bulls swingman Jimmy Butler will not practice this week and will not play in Friday's preseason finale after an MRI confirmed he sprained ligaments in his left thumb. The Bulls announced the news Tuesday and said that Butler would be re-evaluated later in the week. Butler injured the thumb during Sunday night's win over the Charlotte Hornets after going for a steal in the first quarter. He stayed in the game for a few more minutes after the initial injury but was taken out and never returned.
News-Herald 2 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers: Starting center still unsettled

Cleveland Cavaliers: Starting center still unsettled

Trying to decipher who will be the Cavaliers' starting center is a tossup. Anderson Varejao started four games, including the 107-98 victory over the Chicago Bulls Oct. 20 when he had a preseason-high 22 points, eight rebounds and two blocks. Tristan Thompson has started two games, including one at power forward.
Chicago Tribune 2 hours ago

Emery: Cutler's winning record makes him elite

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery backed Jay Cutler as an elite quarterback Tuesday when a fan asserted otherwise during a question-and-answer session on the team's website.

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NBA Schedule Oct 21st

  • Season starts Tuesday Oct, 28 2014