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Dan Favale

Kobe Bryant Plans to Play Another ‘Three Years’ In NBA

Kobe Bryant Plans to Play Another ‘Three Years’ In NBA

Currently the Los Angeles Lakers are hoping Dwight Howard wants to play Kobe Bryant for the foreseeable future. Pushing 35 and rehabbing a ruptured Achilles, the Black Mamba isn’t the ideal superstar partner any more. When healthy, he’s a top-10 superstar, even a half-decade removed from 30. There’s just no telling how healthy he’ll be [...]

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Celtics General Manager Makes Courtesy Call to Dwight Howard

Celtics General Manager Makes Courtesy Call to Dwight Howard

The Boston Celtics made a play for Dwight Howard. Well, not really. They made an inquiry. An obligatory one. According to Gary Washburn of The Boston Globe, general manager Danny Ainge placed a call to Howard’s reps after free agency began to gauge his interest in joining the Celtics through a sign-and-trade. He was told [...]

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Breaking Down the Celtics’ Rajon Rondo Dilemma

Breaking Down the Celtics’ Rajon Rondo Dilemma

The Boston Celtics have bigger problems than coming to grips with the departures of Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. Like the future of Rajon Rondo. With Garnett and Pierce moving on to the Brooklyn Nets, the Celtics have instantly become Rondo’s team. To be honest, this is the moment Boston was waiting for. Every year [...]

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Knicks Deal Camby, Novak for Andrea Bargnani

Knicks Deal Camby, Novak for Andrea Bargnani

Welp. The New York Knicks completed a deal to land former No. 1 overall pick Andrea Bargnani from the Toronto Raptors on Sunday night. Howard Beck of the New York Times was the first to report the initial deal. UPDATE: Knicks and Raptors have agreed to deal to send Bargnani to New York. Awaiting league [...]

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Dwight Howard Unlikely to Re-Sign with Los Angeles Lakers

Dwight Howard Unlikely to Re-Sign with Los Angeles Lakers

The anonymous-sourced hits keep on coming for the Los Angeles Lakers. Dwight Howard has been the center of much ado since he was traded to Hollywood last summer. Upon arriving, he wasn’t going to sign a new contract; he was going to reach free agency in 2013. No one cared. His future in Los Angeles [...]

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Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Won’t Have Surgery

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Won’t Have Surgery

New York Knicks mega star Carmelo Anthony doesn’t expect to have surgery on his injured shoulder. Per Mike Mazzeo and Jared Zwerling of ESPNNewYork.com, ‘Melo doesn’t believe he’ll need to go under the knife to repair a partially torn labrum in his left shoulder: New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony told reporters that he does [...]

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NBA Rumors: Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge Wants Trade to Bulls

NBA Rumors: Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge Wants Trade to Bulls

Something’s fishy in Portland. According to Mike McGraw of the Daily Herald, LaMarcus Aldridge wants to be traded from the Portland Trail Blazers and he would like to land with the Chicago Bulls: Word is, Aldridge wants to escape from Portland’s rebuilding project and has made it known that he’d like to land in Chicago. [...]

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LeBron James Says He’s ‘Obsessed’ With Success

LeBron James Says He’s ‘Obsessed’ With Success

NBA championships are addicting. The first one is like a gateway drug, you want more. And after that second, you’re hooked. So color LeBron James hooked. After winning his second straight championship with the Miami Heat, The Chosen One has no plans to stop winning now and instead hopes to get better. “I’m going to [...]

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Nets Interested in Trading for Kevin Garnett

Nets Interested in Trading for Kevin Garnett

Kevin Garnett can’t become a member the Los Angeles Clippers, but maybe he can join the Brooklyn Nets. According to Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News, Nets general manager Billy King made a call to the Boston Celtics to inquire about Garnett’s desire to play in Brooklyn: Multiple sources told the Daily News [...]

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Knicks May Lose Chris Copeland to Pacers or Pelicans

Knicks May Lose Chris Copeland to Pacers or Pelicans

As if the New York Knicks weren’t in a bad enough position this offseason. Already faced with the prospect of losing J.R. Smith in free agency, the Knicks reportedly are going to have some heavy competition for rookie sensation Chris Copeland. But a team that could make a hard push J.R. Smith is the Suns, [...]

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