Archive for the ‘NBA’ Category

Flip Saunders threatens Shabazz Muhammad with D-League

Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Minnesota Timberwolves president Flip Saunders apparently has little patience for breaking the rules. After Shabazz Muhammad was kicked out of the NBA Rookie Transition Program for having a woman in his room, Saunders hinted that Muhammad might be staring at a lengthy stint in the D-League if he doesn't shape ...

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 ...

Boston Celtics: new players don’t look thrilled to be with team

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

On Monday the Boston Celtics introduced new players Keith Bogans, MarShon Brooks and Kris Humphries. None of the three guys looked happy to be there. Standing holding their jerseys next to new head coach Brad Stevens and general manager Danny Ainge, the three men looked like they were about to face ...

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 ...