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Miami Heat add Greg Oden in free agency

Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Multiple reports on Friday night confirmed that the Miami Heat have signed the oft-injured Greg Oden to a two-year deal. Year two of the contract is a player option. Oden, who was drafted No. 1 overall in 2007 by the Portland Trailblazers, never developed into the dominant center many believed he ...

Washington Wizards, John Wall agree on five-year extension

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Washington Wizards executives today inked their franchise point guard, John Wall, to a five-year extension. The deal will begin at the start of the 2014 NBA season and run through the 2018-19 campaign. Tallied up, the extension runs upward of approximately $80 million over the five-year span. Which means Wall has ...

Yasiel Puig being sued by Cuban man for $12 million

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

According to reports, a man in Cuba is suing Los Angeles Dodgers' rookie standout Yasiel Puig for $12 million. Puig is apparently being sued in because he reportedly made false allegations that resulted in a seven-year prison term for Miguel Angel Corbacho Daudinot. Lawyers representing Corbacho Daudinot claim that Puig and ...

NBA Rumors: latest news and notes from around the league

Monday, July 15th, 2013

Early on in week three of the NBA free agency period, some interesting, but not so surprising, news has surfaced concerning some bigger names around the league. World Peace in New York One piece of news that originally surfaced late last week was that Metta World Peace, formerly Ron Artest, had been ...

Andrew Bynum agrees to two-year deal with Cleveland Cavaliers

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Andrew Bynum has finally found a new home. The 7-footer - who hasn't played since the end of the 2012 season - has agreed to a two-year, $24.5 million deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Following meetings with the Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks, it seemed Dallas was the front-runner to land ...

Milwaukee Bucks: Jeff Teague plans to sign offer sheet with team

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Jeff Teague reportedly plans to sign an offer sheet with the Milwaukee Bucks as a restricted free agent. The deal is reportedly worth $32 million over four years. Teague will now play the waiting game with his current team - the Atlanta Hawks - who have three days to match the ...

Brad Stevens hired to coach Boston Celtics

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

The Boston Celtics took over NBA headlines on Wednesday with the announcement that they had hired Brad Stevens as their new head coach. Stevens was the head coach at Butler University for the past six years. Most speculated that Stevens would eventually make a leap from Butler to a major college ...

Cincinnati Reds: Homer Bailey throws second career no-hitter

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Homer Bailey came through for the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night at Great American Ballpark, as he dominated all night, throwing his second career no-hitter in the process. It was the 16th no-no in Reds history. Bailey was one walk away from pitching a perfect game as he gave San Francisco Giants' center fielder Gregor ...