NBA free agency

Nick Friar
November 13, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Player movement in the NBA is more prevalent now than ever. The constant change puts a strain on teams losing marquee players and also impacts the competitive balance in the league when super teams form. But good players have joined good teams for years. During his appearance on Ordway, Merloni...
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July 16, 2019 - 9:09 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Yosef Maaroof wanted one more Russell Westbrook memory in Oklahoma City. When he learned Thursday night the Thunder were planning to send Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and draft picks, the 20-year-old Tulsa resident planned to make the two-hour drive to...
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July 15, 2019 - 10:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers and star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The max deal is the latest big commitment by a team expected to make a serious push at its first NBA...
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Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant
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July 04, 2019 - 11:01 am
As has been widely reported, Stephen Curry left his Under Armour Asia Basketball Tour on the eve of free agency to fly directly to New York for a rendezvous with Kevin Durant. On the latest episode of "The Bill Simmons Podcast," the titulary host told the behind-the-scenes tale of why that meeting...
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Kawhi Leonard
USA Today
July 04, 2019 - 11:01 am
Kawhi Leonard met with Magic Johnson to discuss anything and everything about potentially playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. There's just one problem: Johnson spilled the beans about the conversation, which Leonard probably didn't appreciate. Did Johnson hurt the Lakers' chances of landing Leonard...
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July 03, 2019 - 1:59 pm
As has been widely reported, Stephen Curry left his Under Armour Asia Basketball Tour on the eve of free agency to fly directly to New York for a rendezvous with Kevin Durant. On the latest episode of "The Bill Simmons Podcast," the titulary host told the behind-the-scenes tale of why that meeting...
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June 22, 2019 - 10:00 am
Now on the clock: Chaos. The NBA offseason is about to kick into high gear. A draft that had good bits of intrigue — at least after New Orleans’ Zion Williamson, Memphis’ Ja Morant and New York’s R.J. Barrett were chosen first, second and third in moves that were widely expected for weeks — is now...
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Anthony Davis on the sideline at the end of the 2019 season.
USA TODAY Sports
June 11, 2019 - 3:25 pm
WFAN's Gregg Giannotti was "utterly sick" Tuesday morning over the Achilles injury Kevin Durant suffered Monday night, not because he cares about what it means for the Golden State Warriors' title hopes but because he envisioned Durant wearing blue and orange next season. Durant left Game 5 of the...
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