NBA

Report: Greg Oden’s drinking an issue during season, alleged domestic assault

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — New details about incident in which he allegedly punched ex-girlfriend in the face
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Derrick Rose sees woeful World Cup as positive, says his body is now accustomed to basketball

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — When Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski first set about making the roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball this summer, one of the biggest stories was the triumphant return of Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The 2010-11 NBA MVP and three-time All-Star has missed all but 10 games of the past two seasons with various major knee injuries and appeared set to use the World Cup as...
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Cavaliers work out Lou Amundson

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Amundson’s best days are behind him, but maybe he can find a niche in Cleveland
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Tweet of the Day: Blake Griffin, VIZIO Team Up For ‘Slam Dunk Poetry’

Sheridan Hoops (Michael Brumagin) — If you’re looking for some quick and easy entertainment, look no further. Los Angeles Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin and VIZIO (the electronics company) have collaborated and blessed the internet with some unique ‘Slam Dunk Poetry.‘ My newest hobby… mouthguard, bobblehead and tearaway pants… Like you’ve never seen them before. http://t.co/7EzmQv0XIs...
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Report: Wizards close to signing Damion James

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Washington building up competition for open 15th spot
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Miroslav Raduljica takes solace in Serbia's loss by claiming beard victory over James Harden

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — On Sunday, the USA Basketball Men's Senior National Team dominated Serbia 129-92 to win the gold medal at the FIBA World Cup of Basketball. Apart from the first few minutes, it was a decidedly one-sided affair, with Team USA meeting and arguably exceeding expectations as the game's overwhelming favorite. Serbia simply looked overmatched. Yet if Serbia was not particularly competitive in the...
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Wizards sign shooting guard Xavier Silas

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Silas appears to have real chance of making the team
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PBT Extra: What players looked good at World Cup?

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — Derrick Rose stayed healthy but never shook the rust fully off his shot.
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Mario Chalmers offers words of wisdom for LeBron James' new supporting cast

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — It's not surprising to hear Mario Chalmers tell Bleacher Report's Ethan Skolnick , "We all just took too much of a back seat in the Finals," since the San Antonio Spurs undressed everyone not named LeBron James and Chris Bosh in their five-game dismantling of the Miami Heat this past June. But the mercurial point guard's reflection on a failed three-peat offers words of warning for the...
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Time for FIBA/NBA to adopt soccer model: Only one major tournament every four years

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — Soccer already has the right model, it's just going to be hard to get FIBA on board.
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Tobias Harris, eligible for contract extension, wants to stay with Magic

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Harris unsure whether Orlando will let him hit restricted free agency
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