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CBS Sports
Pistons' Brandon Jennings says he's fine with coming off the bench"Bringing in Reggie Jackson was smart," Jennings said. "I'm supposed to be out,
Pistons' Brandon Jennings says he's fine with coming off the bench
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
"Bringing in Reggie Jackson was smart," Jennings said. "I'm supposed to be out, really, for nine months, and they need a point guard. ... "My main thing is just to get healthy. Hey, if I have to come off the bench and be the sixth man or whatever,... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rajon Rondo Voted Worst NBA Newcomer; Other Current, Former Celtics Make ListRajon Rondo isn’t exactly the most liked player in the NBA these days. At least
Rajon Rondo Voted Worst NBA Newcomer; Other Current, Former Celtics Make List
New England Sports Network / Posted yesterday
Rajon Rondo isn’t exactly the most liked player in the NBA these days. At least not when it comes to the pundits and scribes. The former Boston Celtics point guard was voted as the worst offseason addition by a panel of ESPN’s NBA writers. He signed... Read more
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ESPN
Summer Forecast Rajon Rondo is worst newcomerOh, how the mighty have fallen. In the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals, Rajon Ro
Summer Forecast Rajon Rondo is worst newcomer
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
Oh, how the mighty have fallen. In the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals, Rajon Rondo averaged 20.9 points, 11.3 assists and 6.9 rebounds against the juggernaut Miami Heat, pushing the eventual champions to an epic seven-game series. The legend of... Read more
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NBA.com
A passion for basketball rooted in RomaniaHowdy. While I'm on vacation, we continue with our Guest Tipper series. And thi
A passion for basketball rooted in Romania
NBA.com / Posted 3 days ago
Howdy. While I'm on vacation, we continue with our Guest Tipper series. And this week, we're happy to announce, is Fan Tip Week! Every year, I solicit column entries from fans around the world, who share our collective love of the orange leather.... Read more
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CBS Sports
Once stars, Rajon Rondo and Josh Smith now on edge of irrelevanceSeriously, what happened to these guys? (USATSI) "Memory is deceptive because
Once stars, Rajon Rondo and Josh Smith now on edge of irrelevance
CBS Sports / Posted 4 days ago
Seriously, what happened to these guys? (USATSI) "Memory is deceptive because it is colored by today's events. -- Albert Einstein There was a time when Josh Smith and Rajon Rondo were true stars. Not just reckless gunners without conscience on big... Read more
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Boston Globe
All of the Celtics’ (many) draft picks, rankedKeeping track of the Celtics’ collection of future draft picks is a challenging
All of the Celtics’ (many) draft picks, ranked
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Keeping track of the Celtics’ collection of future draft picks is a challenging task for most fans. The list of picks is long, and it’s continually being expanded thanks to Danny Ainge’s famous wheeling and dealing. Whether Boston is absorbing... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rajon Rondo Selling Lincoln, Mass., Home With Theater, BarbershopRajon Rondo finally is leaving Massachusetts. The 6,513-square-foot home sits
Rajon Rondo Selling Lincoln, Mass., Home With Theater, Barbershop
New England Sports Network / Posted 8 days ago
Rajon Rondo finally is leaving Massachusetts. The 6,513-square-foot home sits behind gates on 1.5 acres on a dead-end street overlooking a reservoir, and includes five bedrooms, five full baths and two half baths. It also features a home theater, a... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Boston Celtics 2015-16 Schedule: Eight Dates To Circle On Your CalendarWednesday was schedule day in the NBA, giving fans and media members alike thei
Boston Celtics 2015-16 Schedule: Eight Dates To Circle On Your Calendar
New England Sports Network / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday was schedule day in the NBA, giving fans and media members alike their first look at exactly how the upcoming season will look. So, let’s do just that. Here are some dates on the Boston Celtics’ 2015-16 schedule that caught our... Read more
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The Advocate
Pelicans announce preseason scheduleThe New Orleans Pelicans aren’t concerned about hitting the road this preseason
Pelicans announce preseason schedule
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
The New Orleans Pelicans aren’t concerned about hitting the road this preseason. After conducting a five-day training camp at The Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, the team will embark on a preseason schedule that includes... Read more
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Boston Globe
Morning Sports Update: Darrelle Revis addresses being labeled a ‘mercenary’Former New England Patriots and current New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis
Morning Sports Update: Darrelle Revis addresses being labeled a ‘mercenary’
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Former New England Patriots and current New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis makes light of the notion that he’s a mercenary, looking for a bigger paycheck. Mookie Betts makes a phenomenal grab on Monday night. Bill Belichick praises second-year... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
Kings hire Roland Beech as head of analyticsA season full of turnover continues for the Kings. A few weeks ago, they parted
Kings hire Roland Beech as head of analytics
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 12 days ago
A season full of turnover continues for the Kings. A few weeks ago, they parted ways with analytics director Dean Oliver. It was just the latest move in a controversial offseason that has seen Vlade Divac take over control of basketball operations,... Read more
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Boston Globe
10 games to circle on the Celtics scheduleThe NBA released the 2015-16 regular season schedule on Wednesday night, and th
10 games to circle on the Celtics schedule
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
The NBA released the 2015-16 regular season schedule on Wednesday night, and the Celtics will be getting a boost in exposure around the country. Boston will play seven games on national television (ESPN, TNT) this year, a sharp jump from the lone... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Mavs' 2016 Schedule: Jordan Visits Nov. 11Mavs fans have what they’ve been waiting for: The date of DeAndre Jordan’s visi
Mavs' 2016 Schedule: Jordan Visits Nov. 11
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
Mavs fans have what they’ve been waiting for: The date of DeAndre Jordan’s visit to American Airlines Center. As the NBA 2016 schedule was released Wednesday, the crafters had a sense of humor with the Mavs. Dallas’ first two games are against the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Top 5 Games To Watch On Mavs 2015-16 ScheduleThe Dallas Mavericks had quite an interesting offseason. The free agency signi
Top 5 Games To Watch On Mavs 2015-16 Schedule
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
The Dallas Mavericks had quite an interesting offseason. The free agency signings and misses will make for some interesting games in the upcoming season. Here are the five most interesting games to watch for the 2015-16 season. 1. Wednesday, Oct.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kings’ Rudy Gay embraces challenge for coveted Olympic berthRudy Gay can count just as well as the 33 other NBA players at this week’s mand
Kings’ Rudy Gay embraces challenge for coveted Olympic berth
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Rudy Gay can count just as well as the 33 other NBA players at this week’s mandatory Team USA minicamp at UNLV with the hope of earning credits toward a spot on the 2016 U.S. Olympic team. If he looks to his left, he sees LeBron James hoisting... Read more
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CBS Sports
Team USA Buzz: LeBron not ready to commit for 2016 OlympicsLAS VEGAS -- A certain highly decorated Olympian was on the practice floor with
Team USA Buzz: LeBron not ready to commit for 2016 Olympics
CBS Sports / Posted 15 days ago
LAS VEGAS -- A certain highly decorated Olympian was on the practice floor with Team USA on Wednesday, working up a light sweat and sharing a few brief viewpoints with the assembled media. While it was somewhat of an upset that LeBron James not only... Read more
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ESPN
Top 25 sports villains -- The most adversarial relationships in NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, college footballDeAndre Jordan is going to get an earful from Mavericks fans when the Clippers
Top 25 sports villains -- The most adversarial relationships in NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, college football
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
DeAndre Jordan is going to get an earful from Mavericks fans when the Clippers play at Dallas this season. Russ Isabella/USA TODAY Sports Jordan, of course, verbally committed to join the Mavs during the free-agency negotiation period. But by the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Updated look at Celtics 2015-16 schedule, featuring seven national TV gamesAfter being scheduled for just one nationally televised game in 2014-15 -- and
Updated look at Celtics 2015-16 schedule, featuring seven national TV games
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
After being scheduled for just one nationally televised game in 2014-15 -- and having that game dropped in favor of a more attractive matchup -- the Celtics are currently set to play five games on ESPN and two on TNT in 2015-16. Coming off their run... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
DeAndre Jordan’s Clippers scheduled to play Mavericks in Dallas on Nov. 11DeAndre Jordanspurning the Mavericks to re-sign with the Clippers completely ru
DeAndre Jordan’s Clippers scheduled to play Mavericks in Dallas on Nov. 11
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 15 days ago
DeAndre Jordanspurning the Mavericks to re-sign with the Clippers completely ruined Dallas’ offseason. The Mavericks were stuck increasing offers for players they already agreed to sign, and there were no other premier free agents available when... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cousins aims to prove he belongs on team USA for Rio OlympicsFor the better part of the summer, DeMarcus Cousins let a few photos do his tal
Cousins aims to prove he belongs on team USA for Rio Olympics
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
For the better part of the summer, DeMarcus Cousins let a few photos do his talking. Following a meeting here a week ago with Vlade Divac, Mike Bratz and George Karl, the All-Star center posted images of all four parties smiling, which at least... Read more
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NBA.com
Summer Dreaming: Who wins Kia Most Improved Player?They are the players with a chip on their shoulders, something stuck in their c
Summer Dreaming: Who wins Kia Most Improved Player?
NBA.com / Posted 16 days ago
They are the players with a chip on their shoulders, something stuck in their craw, working, drilling, running, shooting and burning to show they're ready to take the next step up with their game. So our next stop in the Summer Dreaming series looks... Read more
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CBS Sports
We did a dodgeball draft and here are the resultsWhat is the greatest measure of athletic excellence? Traditionally, the title
We did a dodgeball draft and here are the results
CBS Sports / Posted 16 days ago
What is the greatest measure of athletic excellence? Traditionally, the title of "World's Greatest Athlete" has gone to the winner of the decathlon at the Olympics, and that is a pretty good place to start. With so many disciplines involved, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reggie Miller would pick Larry Bird over LeBron JamesThe first great Celtic and one of the best point guards of all time, Bob Cousy
Reggie Miller would pick Larry Bird over LeBron James
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
The first great Celtic and one of the best point guards of all time, Bob Cousy won six championships in his 14 seasons with Boston. Bill Sharman (far right) played 11 seasons with the Celtics beginning in 1951, and teamed with Cousy to create one of... Read more
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CBS Sports
George Karl compares Rajon Rondo to Iverson, Payton, BillupsHere's a list of guards who don't have much in common: Gary Payton, Sam Cassell
George Karl compares Rajon Rondo to Iverson, Payton, Billups
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
Here's a list of guards who don't have much in common: Gary Payton, Sam Cassell, Allen Iverson, Chauncey Billups, Andre Miller. If you are wondering why in the world they're linked in a news story on Aug. 9, 2015, then perhaps you're not obsessed... Read more
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NBA.com
Summer Dreaming: Who wins Kia Most Improved Player?They are the players with a chip on their shoulders, something stuck in their c
Summer Dreaming: Who wins Kia Most Improved Player?
NBA.com / Posted 21 days ago
They are the players with a chip on their shoulders, something stuck in their craw, working, drilling, running, shooting and burning to show they're ready to take the next step up with their game. So our next stop in the Summer Dreaming series looks... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kings’ preseason schedule includes game at Rupp ArenaThe Kings will play four of their six preseason games on the road, including th
Kings’ preseason schedule includes game at Rupp Arena
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
The Kings will play four of their six preseason games on the road, including the final one at Rupp Arena, home of the Kentucky Wildcats, on Oct. 17. Willie Cauley-Stein, the Kings’ top pick in this year’s draft, started all 39 games for Kentucky... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Rondo Effect: One Trade Changed 3 TeamsThrough a turbulent stretch spanning less than seven months, Rajon Rondo shifte
The Rondo Effect: One Trade Changed 3 Teams
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
Through a turbulent stretch spanning less than seven months, Rajon Rondo shifted the long-term fates of three different NBA franchises for better and worse. Now a member of the Sacramento Kings, an organization he latched onto via free agency, Rondo... Read more
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SportingNews
Rajon Rondo may not be good for DeMarcus Cousins' post gameThe Sacramento Kings have not had the smoothest summer. A rough patch in the r
Rajon Rondo may not be good for DeMarcus Cousins' post game
SportingNews / Posted 22 days ago
The Sacramento Kings have not had the smoothest summer. A rough patch in the relationship between coach George Karl and star DeMarcus Cousins raised questions about whether they could coexist — Instagram post or not. Sacramento also parted ways with... Read more
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Bleacher Report
New Faces in Big Places Have Immediate PressureKristaps Porzingis' introduction to the NBA left a little something to be desir
New Faces in Big Places Have Immediate Pressure
Bleacher Report / Posted 23 days ago
Kristaps Porzingis' introduction to the NBA left a little something to be desired in the fan enthusiasm department. The seven-foot project drew a chorus of boos from New York Knicks fans packing the Barclays Center on Draft Night, an unfortunate... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Celtics’ best move this offseason was the one they didn’t makeIn order to complete a successful rebuild, a franchise needs to show patience a
The Celtics’ best move this offseason was the one they didn’t make
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
In order to complete a successful rebuild, a franchise needs to show patience and make wise choices with its assets. To date, Danny Ainge has demonstrated the ability to do both since he elected to deal away Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett in favor of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
KG, the Oral History, Part 2Few athletes have left as deep an imprint on their sport as Kevin Garnett has o
KG, the Oral History, Part 2
Bleacher Report / Posted 23 days ago
Few athletes have left as deep an imprint on their sport as Kevin Garnett has on the NBA. As KG celebrates his 39th birthday, a collection of players, coaches and executives recount what made him such a unique and transformational figure over the... Read more
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CBS Sports
How the Kings became a punchline, and whether it's actually deservedThe Sacramento Kings are supposed to be beyond this. An organization incompeten
How the Kings became a punchline, and whether it's actually deserved
CBS Sports / Posted 24 days ago
The Sacramento Kings are supposed to be beyond this. An organization incompetently run by owners with increasingly shallow pockets and swimming through poorly constructed efforts to relocate the franchise was finally supposed to have been rescued.... Read more
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CBS Sports
Different paths to rebuilding: A view of the Sixers, Celtics, MagicIf NBA rebuilds were easy, everyone would execute them in the same manner and w
Different paths to rebuilding: A view of the Sixers, Celtics, Magic
CBS Sports / Posted 25 days ago
If NBA rebuilds were easy, everyone would execute them in the same manner and we wouldn't have teams like the Kings (who have been bad for a decade) or the Clippers before Blake Griffin. Instead, it's a tricky process, fraught with perils of sliding... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
It’s official: Kings hire Hall-of-Famer Nancy Lieberman as assistant coachIt’s an impress resume for an NBA assistant coach: Two years as the head coach
It’s official: Kings hire Hall-of-Famer Nancy Lieberman as assistant coach
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 27 days ago
It’s an impress resume for an NBA assistant coach: Two years as the head coach of the D-League’s Texas Legends, then becoming general manager of that team. Before that she was a two-time college champion and an Olympian as a player. That is somebody... Read more
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ESPN
The losers in free agencyYesterday we described an RPM-based method of estimating the surplus value of e
The losers in free agency
ESPN / Posted 27 days ago
Yesterday we described an RPM-based method of estimating the surplus value of each NBA contract -- which occurs when a player contributes more on the court than he's actually being paid to produce. Today we'll look at four teams that managed to... Read more
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CBS Sports
NBA Offseason Report: Do Mavericks have enough to be a playoff team?Over the next 10 weeks, CBSSports.com's Eye On Basketball will take a team-by-t
NBA Offseason Report: Do Mavericks have enough to be a playoff team?
CBS Sports / Posted 27 days ago
Over the next 10 weeks, CBSSports.com's Eye On Basketball will take a team-by-team look at the 2015 NBA offseason. We continue with the Dallas Mavericks. Mark Cuban and Chandler Parsons valiantly tried to rebuild the Mavericks this summer by trying... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Nancy Lieberman: 'Honored, blessed to be Sacramento King'After much speculation, Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman said she will be joining
Nancy Lieberman: 'Honored, blessed to be Sacramento King'
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 27 days ago
After much speculation, Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman said she will be joining the Sacramento Kings staff for the upcoming season. "I'm honored and blessed to be a Sacramento King," Lieberman told KCRA 3's Michelle Dapper. Lieberman will be the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Flip Saunders: Timberwolves were prepared to keep Kevin LoveFlip Saunders wanted to keep Love in his final season. (USATSI) When it looked
Flip Saunders: Timberwolves were prepared to keep Kevin Love
CBS Sports / Posted 28 days ago
Flip Saunders wanted to keep Love in his final season. (USATSI) When it looked like Kevin Love was working his way out of the Minnesota Timberwolves organization with a year left on his deal before he could opt out, rumors were running wild of where... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hard Truth: Paul Pierce’s ceremonial first pitch was uglyThe first great Celtic and one of the best point guards of all time, Bob Cousy
Hard Truth: Paul Pierce’s ceremonial first pitch was ugly
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
The first great Celtic and one of the best point guards of all time, Bob Cousy won six championships in his 14 seasons with Boston. Bill Sharman (far right) played 11 seasons with the Celtics beginning in 1951, and teamed with Cousy to create one of... Read more
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ESPN
Harry Giles to play senior year at Oak Hill AcademyHarry Giles is the latest in a long list of big names to play for Oak Hill. Bra
Harry Giles to play senior year at Oak Hill Academy
ESPN / Posted 28 days ago
Harry Giles is the latest in a long list of big names to play for Oak Hill. Brace Hemmelgarn/Getty Images Giles previously attended Wesleyan Christian Academy in North Carolina, but famed Oak Hill will offer enhanced competition in preparation for... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kings, Boogie Will Walk Fine Line This SeasonThe Sacramento Kings are built for what's ahead. Not playoff contention, not a
Kings, Boogie Will Walk Fine Line This Season
Bleacher Report / Posted 29 days ago
The Sacramento Kings are built for what's ahead. Not playoff contention, not an objectively successful season and probably not even a .500 record. Those goals are well beyond the Kings' capabilities. What they're built for is the potentially abrupt... Read more
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SportingNews
Mavericks can't afford to ignore the NBA Draft any longerThat feeling of not knowing how good you've got it until what you've got is gon
Mavericks can't afford to ignore the NBA Draft any longer
SportingNews / Posted 29 days ago
That feeling of not knowing how good you've got it until what you've got is gone? It hit the Mavericks square in the face this offseason. The Mavericks have long been contenders in the Western Conference. Since Dirk Nowitzki made the transition from... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Mavericks Need Powell to Be Key Big This SeasonDwight Powell was a mere throw-in when the Dallas Mavericks swung a trade for R
Mavericks Need Powell to Be Key Big This Season
Bleacher Report / Posted 29 days ago
Dwight Powell was a mere throw-in when the Dallas Mavericks swung a trade for Rajon Rondo last season, but the sophomore could be presented with an opportunity to be a key cog in head coach Rick Carlisle's rotation next year. With DeAndre Jordan... Read more
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Boston Globe
Here’s why Amir Johnson knows Boston will love himThe first great Celtic and one of the best point guards of all time, Bob Cousy
Here’s why Amir Johnson knows Boston will love him
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
The first great Celtic and one of the best point guards of all time, Bob Cousy won six championships in his 14 seasons with Boston. Bill Sharman (far right) played 11 seasons with the Celtics beginning in 1951, and teamed with Cousy to create one of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Warriors formally trade David Lee to BostonOAKLAND, California – The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sendin
Warriors formally trade David Lee to Boston
Pilipino Star / Posted 30 days ago
OAKLAND, California – The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sending two-time All-Star forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics for Gerald Wallace and Chris Babb, the teams said Monday (Tuesday in Manila). They agreed to the trade July 7,... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Warriors trade Lee, officially, to Boston for Wallace, BabbNewly acquired Boston Celtics player David Lee speaks during a news conference
Warriors trade Lee, officially, to Boston for Wallace, Babb
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
Newly acquired Boston Celtics player David Lee speaks during a news conference at the team’s training facility on Monday in Waltham, Mass. The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sending Lee, a two-time All-Star forward, to the Celtics for... Read more
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NBA.com
Much in Hammon's favor as coaching potential increasesOne must be careful not to get caught up in the tide when discussing Becky Hamm
Much in Hammon's favor as coaching potential increases
NBA.com / Posted 30 days ago
One must be careful not to get caught up in the tide when discussing Becky Hammon's successful run as coach of the Spurs' Summer League team in Las Vegas, and what it portends for her future as a coach. First, she's not campaigning for a gig, and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Which Fallen PG Has Best Shot at Redemption?Stardom is a fluid concept in the NBA. It is seldom forever. Retaining the labe
Which Fallen PG Has Best Shot at Redemption?
Bleacher Report / Posted a month ago
Stardom is a fluid concept in the NBA. It is seldom forever. Retaining the label becomes harder, for most, with age. When it's lost, it's difficult to regain. When a player's initial path toward it is derailed, carving out another one can prove... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Most of All, Mavs Need D-Will Fully InvestedWith Monta Ellis gone to the Indiana Pacers, Williams will be relied upon to re
Most of All, Mavs Need D-Will Fully Invested
Bleacher Report / Posted a month ago
With Monta Ellis gone to the Indiana Pacers, Williams will be relied upon to rediscover himself. While Chandler Parsons is ready to step up into a playmaking role, Williams will still be the primary ball-handler on most possessions. The trend in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Warriors send Lee to Boston for Wallace, BabbOAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sending tw
Warriors send Lee to Boston for Wallace, Babb
Sportsnet.ca / Posted a month ago
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sending two-time All-Star forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics for Gerald Wallace and Chris Babb, the teams said Monday. They agreed to the trade July 7, but Boston needed time... Read more
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