NBA

After four years out of NBA, Pacers give Damien Wilkins chance to return

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — Consider this the most unexpected signing of the summer.
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Watch the Top 10 dunks from the NBA Summer League

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — John Collins deserves the top spot.
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Report: Carmelo Anthony willing to waive $8 million trade kicker for Rockets

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — That isn't going to solve the core problem of why this deal is not close to being done.
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Shaq's outrageous glow-in-the-dark shoes are The Real Big Baller Brand

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Henry Bushnell) — We have almost reached the NBA’s dead period, when players, coaches and executive go off on vacation, out of the spotlight. Those who talk and write about the league usually find their ways off the grid too. One former player and current analyst, however, seems extremely content with remaining in the spotlight. Very, very much in the spotlight. I mean … just look these: Boy...
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NBA commissioner Adam Silver makes a case for legalized in-game betting

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — NBA commissioner Adam Silver continues to embrace legalized sports gambling. (AP) While Major League Baseball’s Rob Manfred and the NHL’s Gary Bettman took a wait-and-see approach to potential legalized sports gambling and the NFL’s Roger Goodell remained silent, the NBA’s Adam Silver fully embraced the notion during the first-ever panel  to feature all four commissioners of North...
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Warriors fans will need to buy “memberships” to then pay for season seats in new arena

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — The twist is the Warriors will pay this membership fee back. In 30 years.
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NBA PM: The Sleeper Contenders In The East

Basketball Insiders (Basketball Insiders) — The top of the East seems pretty predictable even after free agency, but there are some sleeper teams that might be ready to break through.
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Heat re-sign Udonis Haslem

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Haslem reportedly receiving one-year minimum contract
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Source: Bulls Interested in Rose, Will Pick Team by Weekend

Basketball Insiders (Basketball Insiders) — Derrick Rose likely to pick team this weekend, I’m told. Cavs, Lakers, reported, but talks w/ his agent, BJ Armstrong, & Bulls too. Source: Sam Amick of USA Today Sports on Twitter
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Report: Derrick Rose meeting with Lakers

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Will he pick Los Angeles, Cleveland or somewhere else?
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WNBA legend Sue Bird: 'I'm gay,' and U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe is my girlfriend

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — WNBA legend Sue Bird (right) and U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe share a laugh. (AP) In an interview with espnW , WNBA legend Sue Bird revealed publicly for the first time what she has known since playing point guard for UConn and family and friends have known for years: She is gay. [Follow Ball Don’t Lie on social media: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook | Tumblr ] ...
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Sources: Rose Talks Deal with Cavs, Will Meet with Lakers

Basketball Insiders (Basketball Insiders) — Free-agent point guard Derrick Rose is in serious talks with the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the defending Eastern Conference champions on a one-year contract, sources told ESPN on Thursday. While those talks continue, Rose is also meeting with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, sources told ESPN’s Chris Haynes and Ramona Shelburne. The former No. […]
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