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Source: Rambis nearing deal to join Lakers

Source: Rambis nearing deal to join Lakers

ESPN.com Updated Jul 16, 2013
The Los Angeles Lakers are "close" to hiring Kurt Rambis to their coaching staff, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
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  • Kings' Ben McLemore off to rough start at Las Vegas Summer Leag…

    Kings' Ben McLemore off to rough start at Las Vegas Summer League

    CNNSI.com Jul 16, 2013
    Ben McLemore's professional career is off to a rocky start, prompting concern in Sac-town. Ben Golliver details why it's too early for Kings fans to panic over their first-round pick.
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  • Eric Gordon is hanging with New Orleans’ summer league team in …

    Eric Gordon is hanging with New Orleans’ summer league team in an attempt to reconcile with NOLA

    yahoo.com Jul 16, 2013
    New Orleans Pelicans guard Eric Gordon has become a poster boy of sorts for the ruins of restricted free agency, and for good reason. Gordon turned off NOLA fans last year by professing to prefer to sign with the Phoenix Suns while working as a RFA, but…
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  • Dime Q&A: Tyreke Evans Reveals His True Position & What…

    Dime Q&A: Tyreke Evans Reveals His True Position & What Will Motivate Him In New Orleans

    dimemag.com Jul 16, 2013
    Not long ago, people referred to Tyreke Evans as a mini LeBron. We were talking All-Star Games, possible MVP selections and championships. But somewhere along the way, his national standing took a hit, and Sacramento eventually moved on without him. Now…
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  • Marcus Morris Hits A Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater In Summer Leagu…

    Marcus Morris Hits A Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater In Summer League

    dimemag.com Jul 16, 2013
    The Phoenix Suns defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 91-89 thanks to a miracle shot by Marcus Morris. He was immediately swarmed by his teammates after the jumper dropped through, and he fell to the floor from the difficult angle shot. All you could see…
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  • Video - Blake Griffin SportsCenter Convo 03:56

    Blake Griffin SportsCenter Convo

    Jul 16
    Blake Griffin talks to Darren Rovell about the new-look Clippers, Doc Rivers coming in and the return of Chris Paul.
  • Video - Source: Rambis Nearing Deal To Join Lakers 04:08

    Source: Rambis Nearing Deal To Join Lakers

    Jul 16
    Dave McMenamin breaks down what Kurt Rambis will bring to the Los Angeles Lakers.
  • Video - Nash: Offense Will Be More Fluid 03:11

    Nash: Offense Will Be More Fluid

    Jul 16
    Amin Elhassan discusses Steve Nash's comment that the Lakers' offense will be more fluid without Dwight Howard.

Sports Columnists

  • Miami Heat to waive Mike Miller - sources

    Jul 16
    The Miami Heat are expected to waive veteran guard Mike Miller via the amnesty provision ahead of today's deadline to do so, sources told ESPN.com.
  • Miami Heat waive Mike Miller under amnesty clause

    Jul 16
    The Miami Heat waived veteran guard Mike Miller via the amnesty provision ahead of Tuesday's deadline.
  • Dallas Mavericks and Devin Harris trying to work out new deal - sources

    Jul 16
    The Dallas Mavericks' planned reunion with Devin Harris appears to be back on, according to sources close to the process.