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[Tyronn] Lue is scheduled to interview for the job on Tuesday, according to multiple sources. One has to wonder if he thinks his meeting could just be a formality and/or insurance in case former Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni, whose job it is to lose, doesn’t accept the job. Sources have been saying for weeks […]
Posted: September 28, 2020, 2:36 am
Jerami Grant wants to be back with the Denver Nuggets next season. Whether that happens may be up to Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly. Grant, who is expected to opt out of his player option, according to a league source, made himself invaluable throughout the Nuggets’ postseason run. When the Nuggets traded a […]
Posted: September 28, 2020, 2:26 am
Former New Orleans Pelicans general manager Dell Demps has agreed to join the Utah Jazz as an assistant coach, reuniting with Quin Snyder, sources tell ESPN. Former New Orleans Pelicans general manager Dell Demps has agreed to join the Utah Jazz as an assistant coach, reuniting with Quin Snyder, sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski […]
Posted: September 26, 2020, 4:00 am
The team source said that there’s “a lot of mutual interest” between Cleveland and [Tristan] Thompson. Source: Spencer Davies of Basketball News
Posted: September 26, 2020, 3:59 am
The Denver Nuggets have been on a miraculous run this postseason, but that doesn't mean that they're infallible. Drew Maresca reviews the 2017 trade that sent Jusuf Nurkic from Denver to Portland.
Posted: September 24, 2020, 4:19 pm
The Chicago Bulls have hired former Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan as their new head coach, the team announced Tuesday. Arturas Karnisovas, the Bulls’ executive vice president of basketball operations, aggressively pursued Donovan after the coach left the Oklahoma City Thunder, sources said, selling Donovan on a partnership and vision for a talented […]
Posted: September 23, 2020, 2:55 am
Matt John reflects on some of the key decisions that were made last summer, and how their disappointing results hurt both team outlooks and players' legacies.
Posted: September 22, 2020, 1:58 pm
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named the 2019-20 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player, the NBA announced today. This is the second straight Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award for Antetokounmpo, who becomes the 12th player to earn the honor in consecutive seasons. A native of Greece, Antetokounmpo is the first player from Europe […]
Posted: September 19, 2020, 3:13 am
The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday they have signed head coach Nick Nurse to a multi-year contract extension. Per team policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. This past season, Nurse guided the Raptors to a 53-19 record during the regular season (second best in the NBA) and set a franchise-record with a .736 […]
Posted: September 16, 2020, 5:04 am
College life is exciting and interesting, especially if you enjoy sports. Basketball fans have a unique chance to get a scholarship and a chance to represent the school.
Posted: September 15, 2020, 11:43 am