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Orlando Recap: Second Team All-NBA Pre-Draft

Ty Lawson, DeVon Hardin, Joe Crawford, DeMarcus Nelson and Pat Calathes highlight our Second Team All-NBA Pre-Draft Camp as we recap the week and it's significance on the draft stock of various players.

Giannis in concussion protocol, out Monday

7:21 PM ETA star-studded matchup between the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard won't be happening Monday.The Bucks announced that Antetokounmpo was placed in the NBA's concussion protocol after suffering an injury in Saturday's victory...

NBA Pre-Draft Camp Video Content, Day Two

Our second batch of interviews from the NBA Pre-Draft Camp, with New Orleans Hornets General Manager Jeff Bower, Phoenix Suns Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations Dave Griffin, and IHouston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey. We talk about the second day of the NBA pre-draft camp, the things they are looking for in various prospects, individual assessments of how their team's needs stack up, and overall thoughts on this year's draft class.

NBA could fine Cavs’ Smith for talking trade

7:36 AM ETAdrian WojnarowskiESPN The NBA will consider whether Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith's public acknowledgement Thursday that he wants to be traded constitutes a fineable offense under the terms of the collective bargaining agreement, league sources told ESPN.Smith,...

DeAndre Jordan joins Mavs, treats touchy history with humor

DALLAS (AP) — DeAndre Jordan took off his warmup jacket, tossed it aside and declared that his decision to join the Dallas Mavericks didn’t mean he also would be playing for his favorite NFL team, the Dallas Cowboys. Humor was the center’s way of ea..

Steve Nash expresses regret over style of play: ‘I probably should have shot the...

Steve Nash expresses regret over style of play: 'I probably should have shot the ball 20 times a game' Nash, who will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this week, never averaged more than 13.6 shots in a season @jackmaloneycbs Sep 5, 2..

2011 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, Day Three

One consolation game and two semifinals were the extent of day three of action from the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.

Playoff Retrospective: Rajon Rondo

Deviating from our usual Rookie Retrospectives, we’ll be taking a look at a player from the 2006 draft class who has blossomed into one of the League’s top young point guards—and see how we can apply the lessons we’ve learned to this year’s draft class. Rajon Rondo was originally tabbed by the Phoenix Suns with the 21st overall pick before being shipped to Boston along with Brian Grant for a draft pick. A prospect with unique tools, Rondo was projected by many as more of a defensive stopper who could provide some value as a passer. Three years into his career, he’s already been a starter on a Championship team and has become a star in his own right behind three probable Hall of Famers.

That time Steph Curry got his hands on the U.S. Open trophy

5:28 PM ETSteph Curry loves golf. He's played in two Web.com events. He might host a PGA Tour event next year.So it's no surprise he got a little excited when the U.S. Open trophy showed up at the Warriors'...

Thunder’s Adams out vs. Suns with calf tightness

Steven Adams, after experiencing tightness in his left calf before Sunday's game against visiting Phoenix, was ruled out for Oklahoma City.

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Coyotes Weekly: Limping Into the All-Star Break

The All-Star break is here, and it couldn’t have come at a better time for the Arizona Coyotes. With a 1-4-1 record in their last six games, and a 6-7-1 mark since losing goaltender Darcy Kuemper to injury back on Dec. 19, the Coyotes need to rest, refocus, get healthy, and prepare for what will […]

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