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 ...

Josh Smith says Dwight Howard is too loyal to leave Lakers

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith has known Dwight Howard since they were kids and played on the same AAU team. On Sunday Smith weighed on on the center's future before the Hawks and Los Angeles Lakers tangled at Staples Center. He claimed Howard was simply too loyal to leave the ...

Video: Kobe Bryant posterizes Josh Smith in Lakers win

Monday, March 4th, 2013

The Los Angeles Lakers finally got back to .500 on Sunday night with a 99-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks. It was a hard-fought victory on the NBA's "Noche Latina" during which "Los Lakers" relied heavily on superstar guard Kobe Bryant. Bryant was spectacular, scoring 34 points, while adding six rebounds, ...

NBA Rumors: Atlanta Hawks Aiming to Add Dwight Howard and Chris Paul in 2013?

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

In a matter of hours the Atlanta Hawks went from being a team with two of the NBA's worst contracts on their ledger, to potentially being one of the biggest players in the 2013 free agent spending spree. New Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is on fire. In case you haven't ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Josh Smith Won’t Land With Boston Celtics

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge is intent on changing his roster. While he is working to find a fair deal to ship point guard Rajon Rondo out of town, he is also looking at other potential moves to get his aging team younger and more athletic. Ainge has apparently been ...