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Suns must adjust after losing out on Aldridge

Suns must adjust after losing out on Aldridge

nba.com yahoo.com Updated 12 hours ago
The Phoenix Suns vaulted from long shots to finalists in the bid to land coveted free agent LaMarcus Aldridge.
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  • Report: Koufos agrees to four-year deal with Kings

    Report: Koufos agrees to four-year deal with Kings

    nba.com 11 hours ago
    A day after locking up a pair of guards, the Sacramento Kings invested in their front court.
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  • Lakers closing in on deal for Hibbert, sources say

    Lakers closing in on deal for Hibbert, sources say

    ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    Lakers closing in on deal for Hibbert, sources say
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  • Rajon Rondo gets a shot to rebuild his reputation with the ever…

    Rajon Rondo gets a shot to rebuild his reputation with the ever-confusing Kings

    yahoo.com Jul 3 (yesterday)
    Rajon Rondo's 2015 free agency was always less about finding a long-term home than it was figuring out which NBA team allowed him the best chance to avoid taking a serious paycut while simultaneously finding a chance to rebuild his waning reputation. Fo…
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  • Where do the Clippers go without DeAndre Jordan?

    Where do the Clippers go without DeAndre Jordan?

    yahoo.com Jul 3 (yesterday)
    The Los Angeles Clippers learned Friday that the line between contention and also-ran status can be all too thin. With dynamic center DeAndre Jordan on his way to the Dallas Mavericks on a four-year, max-level contract below the Clippers' own offer, the…
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  • Where do the Clippers go without DeAndre Jordan?

    Where do the Clippers go without DeAndre Jordan?

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Jul 3 (yesterday)
    The Los Angeles Clippers learned Friday that the line between contention and also-ran status can be all too thin. With dynamic center DeAndre Jordan on his way to the Dallas Mavericks on a four-year, max-level contract below the Clippers' own offer, the…
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  • The Kings Finally Got Someone (Rajon Rondo) To Take Their Money

    The Kings Finally Got Someone (Rajon Rondo) To Take Their Money

    deadspin.com nba.com Jul 3 (yesterday)
    Rajon Rondo and the Sacramento Kings have agreed to a one-year, $10 million deal, according to Yahoo’s Marc J. Spears and others.Read more...
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  • Report: Jordan, Mavericks agree to four-year deal

    Report: Jordan, Mavericks agree to four-year deal

    nba.com yahoo.com Jul 3 (yesterday)
    DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center.
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  • Predictably, In Just 24 Hours, The Kings' Plans Have Gone Awry

    Predictably, In Just 24 Hours, The Kings' Plans Have Gone Awry

    deadspin.com Jul 3 (2 days ago)
    Yesterday the Sacramento Kings made a bad trade . For the privilege of giving away two marginally useful players and thus opening up an additional $13 million in salary cap space, they had to trade to the 76ers last season’s first-round draft pick, a to…
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  • Monta Ellis gets $44 million to bring points, playmaking to Pac…

    Monta Ellis gets $44 million to bring points, playmaking to Pacers

    yahoo.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    Two summers back, coming off an unsuccessful year-and-a-half-long stint with the Milwaukee Bucks, Monta Ellis struggled to generate interest in free agency. The former Golden State Warriors spark plug withered on the vine until the second week of July b…
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  • The Bucks Just Snatched Greg Monroe Away From The Knicks And La…

    The Bucks Just Snatched Greg Monroe Away From The Knicks And Lakers

    deadspin.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    For days, we’ve been hearing about how the New York Knicks were targeting free-agent power forward Greg Monroe, so this morning’s report that Monroe has chosen to sign a max contract with the Milwaukee Bucks comes as a bit of a surprise.Read more...
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  • Lakers Baffled That Free Agents Don't Like Their Bad Basketball…

    Lakers Baffled That Free Agents Don't Like Their Bad Basketball Team

    deadspin.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    I don’t want to keep piling on the Lakers (yes I do), but their failed wooing of LaMarcus Aldridge sounds like the biggest free-agency botch since Kobe Bryant spent a couple hours yelling at Dwight Howard across a conference-room table. And each new det…
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  • Report: Kings deal Stauskas, Thompson, Landry to 76ers

    Report: Kings deal Stauskas, Thompson, Landry to 76ers

    nba.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    The Sacramento Kings have agreed to send Nik Stauskas, Jason Thompson and Carl Landry to the Philadelphia 76ers as part of a salary-shedding move to pursue free agents, a person with knowledge of the trade told The Associated Press on Wednesday night.
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  • Warriors keep Draymond Green in a lucrative, necessary deal

    Warriors keep Draymond Green in a lucrative, necessary deal

    yahoo.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    The loudest, most versatile member of the NBA champion Golden State Warriors is not going anywhere. In news that should surprise no one, restricted free agent Draymond Green will return to the Warriors for five years at approximately $85 million. The ne…
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  • Video - Steve Nash Announces Retirement 03:04

    Steve Nash Announces Retirement

    Mar 21
    Stephen A. Smith discusses Steve Nash's retirement and his place among the greatest point guards in history.
  • Video - Steve Nash On Decision To Retire 03:13

    Steve Nash On Decision To Retire

    Mar 21
    Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash discusses his time with the Lakers, legacy questions, and his decision to retire.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:02

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 20
    Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - The D'Antoni Revolution 06:54

    The D'Antoni Revolution

    Mar 20
    Mike D'Antoni changed the game with rapid ball movement and spacing players on the court. The game has changed accordingly, but the man that brought this about is no longer coaching in the NBA.

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    Jul 4
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    Jul 4
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