10:37 PM EST, Thu February 11, 2016

Cavs would 'snatch up' Joe Johnson

If Nets guard Joe Johnson secures a buyout, the Cavs may be at the front of the line to sign him. If Joe Johnson gets bought out of his contract with the Brooklyn Nets, expect the Cleveland Cavaliers to look to sign him. According to Chris Haynes of cleveland.com, the Cavs would 'snatch up' Johnson were he bought out and sign him a veteran minimum contract for the rest of the season. Johnson, however, reportedly doesn't want to be bought out and, if true, it seems likely that he'll finish out the season in Brooklyn. Johnson would be an interesting signing for the Cavs. He's a scorer first...
NetsDaily 4 hours ago

Would Joe Johnson welcome a buyout?

Following the final game before the All-Star break and NBA Trade Deadline, Joe Johnson told reporters, "I don't know what's going to happen after this. We'll see. Anything's possible.'' Was this a subtle message of Joe's desire to be traded or bought out from the 14-40 Nets? Some believe so. Moke Hamilton...
Isola: Can Dolan trust Jackson to pick Knicks next coach?

Isola: Can Dolan trust Jackson to pick Knicks next coach?

James Dolan interfering isn’t always a bad thing. He had an animated meeting with Knicks president Phil Jackson.

Evan Turner and CSNNE’s Kyle Draper join the WEEI Celtics Podcast - 2/11/16

Boston Celtics stud Evan Turner joins the WEEI Celtics Podcast to reflect on the Celtics hot streak going into the All-Star break. Turner discussed how much he values being in a great situation in Boston and tries to get inside the life of Brad Stevens. First, Sam Packard and Jared Weiss chopped it up with Kyle Draper, covering the Celtics thrilling classic against Paul Pierce and the Los Angeles Clippers and broke down potential trade scenarios ahead of the deadline.
Newark Star-Ledger 6 hours ago

NBA All-Star Game 2016: Eastern Conference Roster

Meet the Eastern Conference roster for this weekend's NBA All-Star Game.
CelticsBlog 11 hours ago

Breaking down Evan Turner's clutch OT performance against the Clippers

Evan Turner came up huge when the game mattered most. For the first 51 minutes of Boston's game against the Clippers last night, Evan Turner wasn't having the best scoring night. He was just 3/10 from the field, totaling 7 points. But facing a two-point deficit with two minutes left, Turner put the Celtics on his back. The first play involves two parts. First, Turner snakes his way though the pick & roll and dishes it back to Jared Sullinger. This is important because he forces the Clippers to switch, leaving him matched up with DeAndre Jordan. Taking a page from Isaiah...

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We need to talk about Luis – as in Scola, and the power forward situation. He was a game-worst -16 against Minnesota, particularly dreadful early in the first and in the game-changing third. Feeling like a broken record at this point, but the Scola-Jonas Valanciunas combination simply doesn’t work. I get that Dwane Casey loves […]

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New York Post 20 hours ago

Why Nets are behind the 8-ball in the Mike Conley sweepstakes

The fans at Barclays Center for the Nets’ game against the Grizzlies on Wednesday night pleaded for Memphis’ free-agent-to-be Mike Conley to sign with their team, with some chanting “Conley, come to Brooklyn!” But listen closely to arguably the best available point guard — who is at the top of the wish list for both...

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Toronto Sun 21 hours ago
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Paul Flannery of SB Nation joins Mut to talk Celtics, 2-10-16

Trailing a big win by the Celtics over the Clippers, Paul Flannery of SB Nation calls in to talk everything Celtics.
Nets Blog | ESPN New York 22 hours ago

Mikhail Prokhorov: Nets readying short list for GM vacancy

Mikhail Prokhorov: Nets readying short list for GM vacancy
National Post 22 hours ago
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Nets Blog | ESPN New York 22 hours ago

Nets G Johnson's FG streak ends at 937 games

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philly.com 23 hours ago

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