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DeAngelo Hall seeks advice from Kobe Bryant on torn Achilles' tendon

DeAngelo Hall seeks advice from Kobe Bryant on torn Achilles' tendon

After Kobe Bryant tore his left Achilles' tendon in April of 2013, he reached out to soccer star David Beckham for advice.
Silver Screen and Roll 9 hours ago

The Credits: "What To Expect When You're Expecting" - Lakers Links

Starring Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson, this years Laker rookies, who will have to compete with some high expectations set by LA Lakers fans. Lakers News Lakers Nation Debate: Expectations For Julius Randle, Jordan Clarkson | Lakers Nation Lakers News: Team Receives D Grade For Off-Season Moves...
Celtics Today 5 hours ago
Ainge says trading Rondo

Ainge says trading Rondo "not out of the question"

Ainge spoke about the Celtics upcoming season, and about the All-Star point guard that's currently still on the roster. Ainge does his best way to save face on this one. He basically puts the ball in Rondo's court by saying we would love him here, but he's a free agent, so if we trade him, it's because he didn't want to stay. Ainge can spin anything his way. That's how I took the quote. ESPN BostonBoston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said Sunday that the possibility of trading point guard Rajon Rondo is "not out of the question" given his impending free-agent status...
CelticsBlog 13 hours ago

Danny Ainge talks about Rajon Rondo without saying anything new

Lather, rinse, repeat. Get ready.  As we gear up for the season we'll hear more soundbites from Danny Ainge.  Which means we're going to hear the same things over and over again.  Like this. Danny Ainge: Rajon Rondo not trade bait - Worcester Telegram & Gazette - telegram.com "The truthful answer...

Wizards have ‘periodically’ checked in on free agent Ray Allen

Summer is over and NBA training camps will open around the country over the next week, but Ray Allen is still a free agent and he has several teams waiting on a decision regarding his basketball future. Among the teams interested in the free agent are the Washington Wizards, who have “periodically” checked in on Allen […]

Tyson Chandler: Mavs will be 'great defensive team'

DALLAS – The Dallas Mavericks’ starting lineup is loaded with scorers, but … “I’m going to make them defend,” Tyson Chandler said, interrupting in the middle of the sentence. “We’re going to defend. You can score as many points as you want, but at the end of the day, defense wins championships and that’s what we’re going to do. “Guys don’t have to be the best individual defenders in the league, but we are going to be a great defensive team.
Oklahoman 8 hours ago
Blake Griffin with some candid Donald Sterling comments in GQ article

Blake Griffin with some candid Donald Sterling comments in GQ article

Anthony Slater[img url=http://blog.newsok.com/dittocontent/uploads/sites/10/2014/09/Blake.jpg]3398789[/img] In the days and months after the Donald Sterling tapes leaked, many of the quotes leaving Clipper-land were understandably measured. Players were focused on playoff basketball, advised to keep their comments short, vague and uncontroversial. But with the saga essentially over and a new owner in place, there is likely more freedom to talk about the situation in retrospect. And that’s just what former OU star and current Clipper forward Blake Griffin did in a recent interview with...

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King: Less talk, 'let’s just play basketball’

“Where we are now, the goal is to win a championship. That’s the goal. At the end of the day, that’s what we’re playing for.” -- Avery Johnson, Oct. 1, 2012 “We are going to kick butt and take names. There’s something in the air here that says the Brooklyn Nets will be the NBA champions next year.” -- Jason Terry, July 18, 2013 This is just a small sampling of comments out of the Brooklyn Nets over the last two seasons.

Lakers sign free-agent shooting guard Wayne Ellington

The Lakers added 26-year-old shooting guard Wayne Ellington to their roster on Monday.
Washington Post 42 mins ago

Wiz Insider: Wizards sign veteran Rasual Butler to non-guaranteed contract

The Wizards have signed veteran forward Rasual Butler to a non-guaranteed contract, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Butler will report to training camp next week with a chance to compete for the final spot on the Wizards’ 15-man roster. Read full article >>

Wizards sign veteran Rasual Butler to non-guaranteed contract

The Wizards have signed veteran forward Rasual Butler to a non-guaranteed contract, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Butler will report to training camp next week with a chance to compete for the final spot on the Wizards’ 15-man roster. Butler, 35, inked a similar deal with the Indiana Pacers last season […]
With Bortles named starting QB, Jaguars are all in on youth movement

With Bortles named starting QB, Jaguars are all in on youth movement

Blake Bortles will be surrounded by rookies as the Jacksonville Jaguars look for young stars to help turn the season around.

Which young Trail Blazers player will make the jump this season?: Open thread, poll

Aside from Dorell Wright, the remainder of the Blazers' bench is an average of 23.7 years old, with five players (Will Barton, Thomas Robinson, Meyers Leonard, Joel Freeland and Victor Claver) entering their third NBA season and two more (CJ McCollum and Allen Crabbe) going into their sophomore year.

Angels' Mike Trout is destined to draw more attention in postseason

Perhaps as much as anybody in baseball history, Mike Trout is ready for his close-up.
Philadelphia Phillies at Miami Marlins Preview

Philadelphia Phillies at Miami Marlins Preview

Henderson Alvarez matches up with Cole Hamles again as the Miami Marlins open a three-game series with the Philadelphia Phillies.
J.michael / CSN Washington 1 hour ago

Wizards secure veteran free agent for training camp

Rasual Butler played for the Pacers last season, and his addition to the Wizards' training camp roster makes it clear that they're looking for shooters.

Lakers sign guard Wayne Ellington

The Lakers bolstered their guard depth on Monday, announcing the addition of veteran guard Wayne Ellington to the roster. Ellington, a 26-year-old shooting guard, joins the Lakers after spending the last five seasons with Minnesota, Memphis,...

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  • 3 Ray Allen

    Ray Allen

    Training camp roster complete as Cavs await word on Ray Allen

  • 3 Rasual Butler

    Rasual Butler

    Wizards sign veteran Rasual Butler to non-guaranteed contract

  • 3 LeBron James

    LeBron James

    Coach Blatt says he and LeBron James want to do 'something special' for Ohio

  • 2 Wayne Ellington

    Wayne Ellington

    Lakers sign guard Wayne Ellington

  • 2 Rajon Rondo

    Rajon Rondo

    Danny Ainge talks about Rajon Rondo without saying anything new

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NBA Schedule Sep 22nd

  • Season starts Tuesday Oct, 28 2014