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Ex-NBA player Glen Rice Jr. arrested on battery, robbery charge…

Ex-NBA player Glen Rice Jr. arrested on battery, robbery charges

yahoo.com Updated 6 hours ago
The mugshot of former NBA player Glen Rice Jr. (Photo via DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) Former Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jr. was arrested in Georgia on Monday after allegedly assaulting a former Tulane University basketball player and running…
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  • Wizards re-sign guard Marcus Thornton

    Wizards re-sign guard Marcus Thornton

    nba.com 4 hours ago
    The Washington Wizards have re-signed reserve guard Marcus Thornton.
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  • Ex-NBA player hits Twitter, begs teams to give him one more cha…

    Ex-NBA player hits Twitter, begs teams to give him one more chance

    yahoo.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    Von Wafer of the Boston Celtics reacts after scoring against the Miami Heat on Feb. 13, 2011. (Jim Rogash/ Getty Images) It’s been four years since Von Wafer last played in the NBA, and, from the sound of it, that’s quite long enough for him, thanks. [F…
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  • Hassan Whiteside Dunked And Blocked His Way To Player Of The We…

    Hassan Whiteside Dunked And Blocked His Way To Player Of The Week At The Drew League

    dimemag.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    It’s been a big summer for newly-minted Heat center Hassan Whiteside. After entering the offseason as one of the most sought-after free agents on the market, the big man elected to stay in Miami on a max deal reportedly worth around $98 million over fou…
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  • Beal signs new contract to return to Wizards

    Beal signs new contract to return to Wizards

    nba.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has re-signed guard Bradley Beal. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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  • Heat guard had an amazing, gross reaction to $50M contract offe…

    Heat guard had an amazing, gross reaction to $50M contract offer

    yahoo.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    Heat guard Tyler Johnson looks on in the second half of Game 7 of the 2016 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Toronto Raptors. (Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images) A great many sports fans, whether die-hard NBA followers or casual observers, experienc…
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  • The NBA’s Newest Villain Had The Best-Selling Jersey Across The…

    The NBA’s Newest Villain Had The Best-Selling Jersey Across The Country In July

    dimemag.com Jul 26 (2 days ago)
    Getty Image Kevin Durant’s defection from the Oklahoma City Thunder created basketball’s newest super team, a squad that’s poised to face more attention, scrutiny, and outright hate than any the league has seen since the 2010-11 Miami Heat. Winning will…
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  • Chris Bosh and the Heat are in another debate over his health

    Chris Bosh and the Heat are in another debate over his health

    yahoo.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    Chris Bosh chats with the crowd at Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Awards (REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni). Chris Bosh saw a second straight season end early due to blood clots last February, but the story of his 2015-16 hardly ended there. While Bosh and the Miami He…
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  • A Disguised Dennis Schröder Donned A Wig And Goggles While Domi…

    A Disguised Dennis Schröder Donned A Wig And Goggles While Dominating This 3-On-3 Tournament In Berlin

    dimemag.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    When Dennis Schröder sees more primetime minutes than he’s used to for the Atlanta Hawks, for which he’ll be the team’s starting point guard, fans will quickly learn that the German-born point guard is not your average NBA player. A former skateboarder …
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  • Dion Waiters Bets On Himself With A Cheap, One-Year Deal With T…

    Dion Waiters Bets On Himself With A Cheap, One-Year Deal With The Heat

    dimemag.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    Getty Image UPDATE: Waiters’ deal with Miami is actually worth just below $6 million over two years and contains a player option for the second season, The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. Barring an utterly disastrous 2016-17 campaign or a seriou…
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  • Jae Crowder Says The Celtics Aren’t Worried About Any Team In T…

    Jae Crowder Says The Celtics Aren’t Worried About Any Team In The East But The Cavaliers

    dimemag.com Jul 22 (6 days ago)
    Getty Image The Boston Celtics went 48-34 last season. They lost in the first round of the playoffs to the Atlanta Hawks after six hard-fought games, failing to advance past that point of the postseason for the second-consecutive year. Boston has much t…
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  • Carmelo Anthony Claims The Knicks ‘Probably’ Would Have Signed …

    Carmelo Anthony Claims The Knicks ‘Probably’ Would Have Signed Dwyane Wade If The Timing Was Right

    dimemag.com Jul 20
    Getty Image As you have surely heard, Dwyane Wade left the Miami Heat to sign with the Chicago Bulls this offseason. Even though Wade isn’t the player he once was, it was still a big move. However, to hear Carmelo Anthony tell it, the three-time champio…
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  • Fla. delegate brags about LeBron’s Heat titles at RNC in Clevel…

    Fla. delegate brags about LeBron’s Heat titles at RNC in Cleveland

    Delegates fill the floor during the second day session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. (AP/Matt Rourke) Roll-call votes to nominate presidential candidates give delegates the opportunity to puff out their ches…
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  • Magic's Meeks undergoes foot surgery, out indefinitely

    Magic's Meeks undergoes foot surgery, out indefinitely

    nba.com Jul 19
    Recently acquired Orlando Magic guard Jodie Meeks underwent surgery on Tuesday to stabilize the fifth metatarsal in his right foot, the team announced.
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  • Orlando Magic Fans Went HAM When The Team Foolishly Asked About…

    Orlando Magic Fans Went HAM When The Team Foolishly Asked About Their Summer On Twitter

    dimemag.com Jul 18
    Getty Image The Orlando Magic may be satisfied with their offseason moves so far — including the acquisition of Serge Ibaka in a trade that sent Victor Oladipo to Oklahoma City — but their fans don’t exactly share that sentiment. That was the lesson lea…
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  • Dwight Howard Believes His Longtime Back Issues Are A Concern O…

    Dwight Howard Believes His Longtime Back Issues Are A Concern Of The Past

    dimemag.com Jul 18
    USA TODAY Sports Dwight Howard had surgery to fix a herniated disc in his back four years ago. He had pain in his back last season with the Houston Rockets, and now that he’s with the Atlanta Hawks, should there be concern over the big man’s lingering i…
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  • Asking Twitter for feedback really didn't go how the Magic hope…

    Asking Twitter for feedback really didn't go how the Magic hoped

    yahoo.com Jul 18
    NBA Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum announces that the Orlando Magic have the 11th pick in the 2016 NBA draft. (AP/Julie Jacobson) As Summer League winds down and we move toward the quieter part of the NBA’s offseason, NBA teams and their social media sq…
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  • Would Pat Riley’s Idea For A ‘Franchise Tag’ Be Good For The NB…

    Would Pat Riley’s Idea For A ‘Franchise Tag’ Be Good For The NBA?

    dimemag.com Jul 17
    Getty Image Pat Riley and the Miami Heat have been all over the news this weekend. The Heat president held a news conference on Saturday afternoon and talked about the state of Chris Bosh, whose season was cut short for the second year in a row due to l…
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  • Pat Riley Says He Should Have Done More To Try And Keep Dwyane …

    Pat Riley Says He Should Have Done More To Try And Keep Dwyane Wade With The Heat

    Getty Image It may have stressed him out to the point where he lost 10 pounds, but eventually, Dwyane Wade decided to go back home and play for the Bulls next season instead of rejoining the Miami Heat. Losing their franchise player was a major blow to …
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  • Recap: Bulls 88, Wizards 85

    Recap: Bulls 88, Wizards 85

    nba.com Jul 16
    The Chicago Bulls defeated the Washington Wizards 88-85 in the quarterfinals of the Las Vegas Summer League on Saturday.
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  • 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 - Magic Stun Blazers 00:51

    Magic Stun Blazers

    Mar 20
    Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks 01:04

    Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks

    Mar 20
    Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
  • Video - Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets 00:56

    Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets

    Mar 20
    Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.