NBA

Gregg Popovich after Spurs go 2-5 in preseason: ‘We look like we’re not very interested’

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Defending champs have no reason to exert themselves until the games count in the standings.
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Nets head coach Hollins believes Brook Lopez will be ready for opening night

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Lopez hasn't practiced since it was reported he suffered a soft tissue injury to his surgically repaired foot on Oct. 16.
  • New: 1 hr 47 min ago

Cavs not looking for more arc types?

ESPN: TrueHoop (Dave McMenamin) — INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- LeBron James has already recruited two former members of “The Heatles” -- Mike Miller and James Jones -- to Cleveland. But it looks like he’ll have to hold off on helping to facilitate any other moves to get more of the band back together. The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Saturday that they waived forward Shane Edwards, bringing their roster size to the...
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Report: Klay Thompson’s camp ‘frustrated’ Warriors have yet to offer a max contract extension

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Warriors hold (almost) all the leverage, because Thompson will be a restricted free agent next summer.
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Rudy Gay takes hard hit to jaw; X-rays negative

Yahoo.com: Marc J. Spears (Marc J. Spears) — Gay's status for the season opener still in doubt.
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Sources: Magic's Victor Oladipo out for a month with facial fracture

Yahoo.com: Adrian Wojnarowski (Adrian Wojnarowski) — For the Magic, Oladipo's loss is a significant blow and adds to the burden on promising rookie Elfrid Payton Jr.
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Sources: Stalling contract talks between Thompson, Warriors causing frustration

Yahoo.com: Marc J. Spears (Marc J. Spears) — Thompson is seeking a maximum deal paying upward of $15 million per season, a source said.
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67RIEFNS: Warriors starters with Draymond Green

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Lineup data shows Green greatly improves his teams chances when playing with the starters.
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67RIEFNS: Lance Stephenson on the loose

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Is Stephenson ready for responsibility that comes with going from Pacers to Hornets?
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PODCAST: Michael Scotto Previews the NBA Season With FOX Sports Radio

Sheridan Hoops (Michael Scotto) — In my latest SheridanHoops previews for the upcoming season I have the Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks as playoff teams. What about the rest of the league? Can Kobe Bryant carry the Lakers to the playoffs with Steve Nash now out for the season? Is this the year the Chicago Bulls fulfill their potential […]
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Boston Celtics rookie James Young is just starting to scratch the surface

ESPN: NBA Celtics rookie James Young's future looks promising, and he's ready to begin.
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Report: Cavaliers have had ‘zero discussion’ on contract extension with Tristan Thompson

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — It might be because short of an insane offer of a max deal, Thompson would rather take his chances as a restricted free agent next summer.
  • New: 10 hr 47 min ago

Kings’ Ray McCallum sinks put-back at the buzzer to beat Lakers

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Nice job of McCallum to stay active on a play where he had already missed a shot.
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