11:57 PM EDT, Sun June 17, 2018
Bright Side Of The Sun 12 hours ago
The pros and cons of Lonzo Ball with the Phoenix Suns

The pros and cons of Lonzo Ball with the Phoenix Suns

Bright Siders Dave and Evan have differing views on whether the Suns should take Lonzo Ball of the Lakers and Spurs hands Opinions have floated over the past few days that the Phoenix Suns would potentially insert themselves as the third team to facilitate getting Kawhi Leonard from San Antonio Spurs to the Los Angeles Lakers. Leonard is reportedly disgruntled with the Spurs and wants a trade as he enters the final year of his rookie extension While the Spurs and Lakers could conceivably make it a simple two-team deal, there are reports that Gregg Popovich does not want Luol Deng’s...
Lakers Nation 10 hours ago

NBA Trade Rumors: Lakers Have ‘Concerns’ About Severity Of Kawhi Leonard’s Injury

As Kawhi Leonard does not want to return to the San Antonio Spurs for the 2018-19 NBA season, the Los Angeles...

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charlotteobserver 6 hours ago

Hornets get final look at Kentucky's Kevin Knox. How would he fit in Charlotte?

Kentucky forward Kevin Knox says he anticipates being chosen between the sixth and 12th pick in the NBA draft Thursday night. If that’s so, it suggests he’s made a good …
Fox Sports 6 hours ago

Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph’s brother killed

MARION, Ind. (AP) Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there.
Peachtree Hoops 6 hours ago
Mock Draft: Hawks swing for the fences with upside

Mock Draft: Hawks swing for the fences with upside

If you’re a fan of aiming for a “home run” in the draft... The Atlanta Hawks are in the midst of a full rebuild and that places significant emphasis on the 2018 NBA Draft. That, of course, is an obvious point but there is a school of thought that Travis Schlenk and company should be focusing on upside more than a run-of-the-mill team would be and a recent mock draft from Sean Deveney of the Sporting News outlines a potential scenario if that was the case. In fact, it would be hard to put together a trio more directly focused on upside than what Deveney projects, beginning with...

Man stabs ex-girlfriend to death in Belmont racetrack horse stable

A horse on the loose at the Belmont racetrack Sunday led cops to a grisly find — the body of a woman, fatally stabbed by her ex-boyfriend in a stable, police said. The 51-year-old woman was an employee was inside a racing stable on Hempstead Turnpike near Gate 5 Rd. in Elmont when she was murdered...
Wizards have several holes to fill, including backup point guard. Here are four candidates.

Wizards have several holes to fill, including backup point guard. Here are four candidates.

The Washington Wizards have two strong elements working for them ahead of Thursday’s NBA draft. By selecting 15th, the team should be able to find a lottery-caliber talent who can fit in right away but for some reason fell out of the top 14 picks. And since the Wizards have so many needs — backup point guard, shooting big […]
Fox Sports 7 hours ago
International talent Doncic tops list of wings in NBA draft

International talent Doncic tops list of wings in NBA draft

An international prospect with tantalizing potential and several college freshmen headline the list of wings in the NBA draft.
Blazer's Edge 7 hours ago
Mock Draft Roundup No. 5: No Consensus With Draft Near

Mock Draft Roundup No. 5: No Consensus With Draft Near

The draft is almost here! The 2018 NBA Draft is coming up this week, and there is still no consensus on whom the Portland Trail Blazers will pick with the No. 24 selection. Portland hosted what could be its final group of pre-draft workouts last week. Let’s see who draft experts around the basketball community have going to the Blazers at pick 24 after our fourth Mock Draft Roundup. Jonathan Wasserman, Bleacher Report: Troy Brown (SG/SF, Oregon) Still 18 years old, Brown didn’t put it all together during his lone season at Oregon. But his potential two-way versatility is a major draw....
Lakers Nation 7 hours ago
NBA Free Agency News: Kobe Bryant Calls Cavaliers Ideal Fit For LeBron James

NBA Free Agency News: Kobe Bryant Calls Cavaliers Ideal Fit For LeBron James

With LeBron James again suffering a defeat to the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, many are expecting him...
Swarm and Sting 7 hours ago

Are the Charlotte Hornets targeting Jairus Lyles?

After bringing Jairus Lyles in for two pre-draft workouts, could the Charlotte Hornets be targeting the prospect in the 2018 NBA Draft? It’s unclear who the Charlotte Hornets will take with their two picks in this year’s draft but one name to keep an eye on is Jairus Lyles. The Queen City Team has worked […] Are the Charlotte Hornets targeting Jairus Lyles? - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
rssfeeds.azcentral.com 8 hours ago
Amy Mickelson: Phil Mickelson offered to withdraw from U.S. Open

Amy Mickelson: Phil Mickelson offered to withdraw from U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson knew the rule, his wife Amy said, but when he got home and heard all the talk about disqualification, he picked up the phone during the afternoon telecast of the U.S. Open.         
Soaring Down South 8 hours ago

2018 NBA Draft: Big Man Options for the Hawks at 34th Overall

The second round of the NBA Draft is often a good time for teams to take chances on some less proven young talent. The Hawks own the 4th pick in the second round, which is high enough that they’ll likely find first round talent that slid for one reason or another. Luckily for the Hawks, […] 2018 NBA Draft: Big Man Options for the Hawks at 34th Overall - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down South - An Atlanta Hawks blog
Milwaukee needs a physical presence inside, but this draft may not be the place to find it

Milwaukee needs a physical presence inside, but this draft may not be the place to find it

The Bucks ranked last in rebounds per game. John Henson, Thon Maker and Tyler Zeller have length but arent the strongest bunch in the league.        
Dunking with Wolves 8 hours ago

Minnesota Timberwolves Draft Prospect: Anfernee Simons

Anfernee Simons is taking a different rout to the NBA as he enters the draft out of IMG Academy. The rim-attacking 19-year-old may still be raw, however, he has the traits to become a solid player down the road. If there’s a single mystery prospect in this draft it would be Anfernee Simons. After high […] Minnesota Timberwolves Draft Prospect: Anfernee Simons - Dunking with Wolves - Dunking with Wolves - A Minnesota Timberwolves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Smoking Cuban 8 hours ago

Mavericks assistant coach leaving for Knicks

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Twitter on Sunday that Mavericks’ assistant coach Kaleb Canales will leave the team to take another assistant coaching job with the New York Knicks. Canales, who has been in an assistant coaching role under Rick Carlisle since 2013, also served as an interim head coach for the Portland Trail Blazers […] Mavericks assistant coach leaving for Knicks - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas Mavericks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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