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Sacramento Kings Still Not Interested in Trading DeMarcus Cousins

Sacramento Kings Still Not Interested in Trading DeMarcus Cousins

Even though DeMarcus Cousins profiles has an insanely likely flight risk when he reaches free agency in 2018, the Sacramento Kings aren’t yet ready to trade him. From The Vertical’s Chris Mannix: But with the league a week away from the unofficial start of trade season — on Dec. 15, players signed over the summer [...]

December 9, 2016 dfavale Rumors 1

Thompson’s 60 Point Game a Reminder of How Stacked the Warriors Are

Thompson’s 60 Point Game a Reminder of How Stacked the Warriors Are

During the offseason, the Golden State Warriors signed coveted free agent Kevin Durant, adding the former league MVP to a team that won a record 73 games and almost won the NBA title for a second straight season. If you want to bet on the NBA, our American site offers the latest NBA odds. With [...]

December 7, 2016 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Otto Porter Expected to Receive Max Contract Offer This Summer

Otto Porter Expected to Receive Max Contract Offer This Summer

Despite the Wizards struggles and general lack of chemistry this season, one bright spot has been the emergence of Otto Porter Jr. Porter has improved his efficiency and production as much as any other player in the NBA. From last season to this season he has increased his scoring by 3//1 points per game, 2.9 [...]

December 7, 2016 Ryan Bawek Rumors 1

Chris Paul Will Demand Longest Max Contract

Chris Paul Will Demand Longest Max Contract

According to a Zach Lowe story on ESPN.com, it appears as though Chris Paul is open to staying with the Clippers beyond this season, but is demanding that the Clippers give him the full long-term max contract, whatever that could be after the collective bargaining agreement. This potential deal would be in the neighborhood of [...]

December 2, 2016 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Tony Parker Wants to Play Beyond Current Contract with San Antonio Spurs

Tony Parker Wants to Play Beyond Current Contract with San Antonio Spurs

Tim Duncan is already retired. Manu Ginobili might follow him into the sunset this summer. Tony Parker will be right behind them. Or maybe not. Parker, 34, has two years (including this one) and nearly $30 million remaining on his current contract with the San Antonio Spurs. When it ends, he will be 36, with [...]

December 1, 2016 dfavale Rumors 0

Bradley Beal Fined $15,000 For Choking Evan Fournier

Bradley Beal Fined $15,000 For Choking Evan Fournier

At 5-10, maybe frustration is setting in for the Wizards. I mean, why else would Bradley Beal seemingly wrap his hand around Evan Fournier’s neck in an attempt to defuse a minor scuffle when the Wizards visited the Magic a few evenings ago? Watching it live, at regular speed, everything seemed harmelss. But when you [...]

November 29, 2016 Kevin Rumors 0

Khris Middleton Expects to Make Return to Milwaukee Bucks This Season

Khris Middleton Expects to Make Return to Milwaukee Bucks This Season

Khris Middleton doesn’t know exactly when he’ll return to the Milwaukee Bucks, but he plans on making a cameo sometime this season. The combo wing suffered a left hamstring injury prior to the start season. Initial timetables had him returning after six months, basically meaning he would miss the entire year. And with the Bucks [...]

November 28, 2016 dfavale Rumors 0

People Around NBA Expect Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves to Trade for Veteran Player

People Around NBA Expect Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves to Trade for Veteran Player

With the Minnesota Timberwolves sitting at 4-10, touting the Western Conference’s second-worst record, there are those around the NBA who expect head coach and president Tom Thibodeau to do something about it. Here’s Ric Bucher of Bleacher Report (via ProBasketballTalk’s Dan Feldman): Tom Thibodeau is not exactly a paragon of patience, which is why league [...]

November 25, 2016 dfavale Rumors 0

Draymond: “I’ve Been Incredible Defensively this Year”

Draymond: “I’ve Been Incredible Defensively this Year”

In case you haven’t been paying attention, Draymond Green is a fairly confident individual. He’s not likely to back down from anyone and will always say what he feels. Like most players of note in the league, Green is on record as saying he thinks he the game’s best player. That alone isn’t attention-grabbing. But [...]

November 22, 2016 Kevin Rumors 0

Russell Wilson Pushes for NBA Return to Seattle, Seeks Ownership Stake

Russell Wilson Pushes for NBA Return to Seattle, Seeks Ownership Stake

These days, Seattle is known more for football than basketball. Once upon a time, the NBA was really big in Seattle. This was back when the Supersonics were still a Seattle team. But then the franchise relocated to Oklahoma City, becoming the Thunder. It is Russell Wilson’s desire to reverse Seattle’s fortunes, though the US [...]

November 19, 2016 Anklesnap Rumors 0