NBA Atlantic News and Rumors
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Getty Image The Summer of KD is nearly in full swing, with just days remaining before free agency opens and Kevin Durant officially hits the open market. Among the teams with which he’ll be meeting are the Warriors and the Thunder, widely disseminated b…Share Tweet
dimemag.com 18 hours agoGetty Image One of the biggest deals prior to last week’s NBA Draft came when the Chicago Bulls dealt Derrick Rose, Justin Holiday and a 2017 second-round pick to the New York Knicks. In exchange, the Knicks sent back Jerian Grant, Jose Calderon, and on…Share Tweetdimemag.com 20 hours agoGetty Image The Chicago Bulls will look very different next season than they did in the last few, with Derrick Rose traded to the Knicks and Joakim Noah likely to follow him out the door. More than just subtractions, however, the Bulls are gaining somet…Share Tweet
The Bulls Are Also Reportedly Looking To Deal Taj Gibson, Toodimemag.com 22 hours agoGetty Image The Chicago Bulls appear to be headed for a complete rebuild heading into next season. They’ve already traded former league MVP Derrick Rose to the Knicks, Pau Gasol reportedly wants out, resigning Joakim Noah isn’t appearing likely, and the…Share Tweet
DeMar DeRozan Will Allegedly Refuse Other Teams And Work To Re-Sign In Torontodimemag.com Jun 26 (yesterday)USA TODAY Sports It’s sounded like DeMar DeRozan has wanted to return to the Toronto Raptors for some time. Sure, he is a free agent this offseason and teams like the Lakers seem interested in acquiring the 26-year-old guard, but it’s seemed like it wou…Share TweetAfter being traded to the Knicks on Wednesday, Derrick Rose held his introductory press conference with the New York media on Friday and covered a variety of topics, such as his obliviousness as to why he was traded to begin with, his eagerness to play …Share Tweet
The Sixers’ First-Round Pick Furkan Korkmaz Once Dressed Up As Darth Vader For A Dunk Contestdimemag.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)With all the NBA draft hype surrounding Ben Simmons, it would be easy to overlook the significance of Philadelphia’s other first round draft pick, Furkan Korkmaz. USA Today took some time to help us break down his strengths. All the normal measurables a…Share Tweetdimemag.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)Getty Image As big as the Serge Ibaka-to-the-Magic deal might be, perhaps the biggest story of the 2016 NBA Draft was the deal that didn’t get made: a Jimmy Butler trade for Kris Dunn, either at the Celtics’ third overall pick or the Timberwolves’ fifth…Share Tweet
The Celtics' Draft Night Was A Whole Lot Of Nothingdeadspin.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)I don’t pretend to know what kind of NBA careers the many players drafted by Boston last night will have (or won’t have). But it’s hard not to feel like the night was a disappointment for the Celtics, if only because they hoped to come away with an All-…Share TweetDanny Ainge: 'Lot of discussion, no deals' for CelticsShare Tweetdimemag.com Jun 23 (4 days ago)Getty Image With the 16th pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics selected French forward Guerschon Yabusele, which is a real person’s actual given name and which, of course, immediately set off a social media firestorm with jokes about t…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)The general consensus heading into the 2016 NBA Draft was that two players held star potential — LSU's Ben Simmons and Duke's Brandon Ingram. The former went to the Philadelphia 76ers with the first overall pick, which left the Los Angeles Lakers to pic…Share TweetThe Philadelphia 76ers opened the 2016 NBA Draft by picking LSU forward Ben Simmons, as everyone expected they would. They now have about one million dudes above 6-foot-10, and it remains to be seen how they’ll manage to work that logjam out.Read more..…Share TweetBen Simmons was signing 76ers jerseys and eating cheesesteaks before he was even drafted.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)The Brooklyn Nets have gotten themselves into the pre-draft trade bonanza, reportedly sending forward Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers in exchange for the 20th pick in tonight’s draft and a future second-round pick. To the Pacers I say, “So you just…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)Where there's smoke, there's Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge, but as the NBA draft approaches Thursday, it's looking more and more like he won't make fire rubbing picks together. It's long been Ainge's aim to remain as flexible as…Share Tweet
Nets Outlast BucksMar 20The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
Not-So-Smart EjectionMar 20Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
Iverson The Exec?Mar 20Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether Allen Iverson would make a good NBA executive.
Bulls Charge Past RaptorsMar 20Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.