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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 ...

2013 NBA free agency: Early roundup and notes

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

As the 2013 NBA free agency period opened on July 1, most of the chatter surrounded Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard. That has continued even as other teams make their moves and players start new journeys with different franchises. The New York Knicks, Los Angeles Clippers and Indiana Pacers ...

Los Angeles Clippers: Doc Rivers introduced as head coach

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Doc Rivers was introduced as the head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday afternoon, ending the crazy odyssey that surrounded his long-rumored move away from the Boston Celtics. Confirmation came June 25 that Rivers would be stepping away from the Celtics head coaching position for the same job with ...

2013 NBA Draft: Alex Len now favored to be No. 1 pick?

Monday, June 24th, 2013

For months the assumption has been that Kentucky center Nerlens Noel would be the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. When the Cleveland Cavaliers won the lottery, that assumption was further solidified, given the team's need of another post presence. But as we creep towards Thursday night's draft, ...

2013 NBA Draft: Nerlens Noel no longer a lock as top pick?

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

For months conventional wisdom has been that Kentucky center Nerlens Noel would be the top pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. Well, from everything we're hearing the Cleveland Cavaliers - who own the No. 1 pick - are rapidly falling out of love with Noel. The Cavs will have Noel in ...

Wil Myers: Tampa Bay Rays not ready to promote top prospect

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Despite reports to the contrary over the weekend, the Tampa Bay Rays do not currently have any plans to promote top prospect Wil Myers. Many around Major League Baseball have thought the 22-year-old outfielder has been ready for the big leagues for well over a year, and speculation has run rampant ...

Don Mattingly: Los Angeles Dodgers to fire manager soon?

Monday, May 20th, 2013

The Los Angeles Dodgers have a $217 million payroll and currently sit at 17-25 and occupy last place in the National League West. They are seven games behind the first-place Arizona Diamondbacks and according to several reports, it will be a miracle if manager Don Mattingly lasts the week. The Dodgers ...

Doc Rivers returning to the Boston Celtics?

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Doc Rivers has three years left on his current contract with the Boston Celtics, but following the team's first-round ouster in the 2013 NBA playoffs, it appears he's uncertain about his future. When asked if he would be back in Boston for the 2013-14 season Rivers said, "I don't know." That's ...