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Pat Riley Opens Up About LeBron Leaving Miami

Pat Riley Opens Up About LeBron Leaving Miami

When the Finals concluded, even though he was coy in his final press conference after game 5′s loss to the Spurs, many felt as if LeBron James was returning to the Heat. Not many felt Cleveland was in the cards. We were all in for a rude awakening about three weeks later. Apparently, so was [...]

July 31, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

NBA Considering Playing All-Star Charity Game in South Africa

NBA Considering Playing All-Star Charity Game in South Africa

For as long as David Stern was commish of the league, he made it one of his duties to make the NBA a global brand. This is evident by way of preseason games in London and other international endeavors. Largely, he succeeded in his quest but of course, there are endless possibilities. Since he was [...]

July 30, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

Metta World Peace Nearing Deal to Play in China

Metta World Peace Nearing Deal to Play in China

Every player has a shelf-life and Metta World Peace’s has probably expired. He hasn’t garnered much attention this summer in terms of free agency and he’s probably already swung his last elbow in the NBA. Because of this realization, he’s entertaining an offer to play overseas. That’s not a bad idea for a guy like [...]

July 30, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

Serge Ibaka Still Isn’t 100% Healthy

Serge Ibaka Still Isn’t 100% Healthy

Serge Ibaka injured his calf right before the Western Conference Finals and was initially thought to be out for the remainder of the playoffs. However, as you know, he made a return to the lineup and at times didn’t show any signs of truly being injured. Give him credit for fighting through it, because here [...]

July 29, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0
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Donald Sterling Loses Bid to Prevent Sale of Clippers

Donald Sterling Loses Bid to Prevent Sale of Clippers

What seemed to be Donald Sterling’s goal to drag this Clippers situation on, has finally come to an end. Mercifully. Sterling lost his bid in court to prevent the sale of the team to Steve Ballmer. The ruling states that Rochelle Sterling has the authority to follow through with the sale of the team. This [...]

July 29, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

Lakers Offer Byron Scott Head Coaching Job

Lakers Offer Byron Scott Head Coaching Job

Not sure why this took so long. Mike D’Antoni unceremoniously quit as Lakers coach on April 30, and nearly three full months later, they’ve finally offered someone the job. That someone is Byron Scott, who has been the reported frontrunner for a while now. Even though Kobe is on his way out, he publicly endorsed [...]

July 25, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

John Wall Invited to Team USA Training Camp

John Wall Invited to Team USA Training Camp

Given the breakout season he just came off of, John Wall’s exclusion from the Team USA list of invitees for this summer’s World Cup was a bit surprising. Granted, the point guard position in the NBA is stacked these days, but Wall’s game lends itself well to that international style of competition. Wall has now [...]

July 25, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

Mavs Void Rashard Lewis’ Contract After Failed Physical

Mavs Void Rashard Lewis’ Contract After Failed Physical

Rashard Lewis was a free agent before signing a 1-year deal with the Mavs last week. However, Lewis failed his physical because of a bad knee. In fact, he will require surgery to repair that joint. Not wanting to use the money on an aging player who has been a role player for quite some [...]

July 24, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0

Clippers CEO: Doc River to Quit if Sterling Remains Owner

Clippers CEO: Doc River to Quit if Sterling Remains Owner

During Sterling-related press conferences in last year’s playoffs, Doc Rivers seemed very troubled by the entire situation. You got the feeling that if it were not the playoffs, at the very least, he may have stepped away fro a bit. According to the additional reports, if Sterling is still the owner by the time next [...]

July 23, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0
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Bulls Gaining Ground in Race For Kevin Love

Bulls Gaining Ground in Race For Kevin Love

For the most part, the teams that we’ve heard associated with Kevin Love in a potential trade are the Cavs, Warriors and to a lesser extent, the Celtics. According to Brian Windhorst and Marc Stein of ESPN, the Bulls have emerged as a candidate as well. Right now, T-Wolves GM Flip Saunders has all of [...]

July 22, 2014 Kevin Rumors 0