NBA Southeast News and Rumors
Dwyane Wade Used A “Hollywood As Hell” Backdrop At His Wedding
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Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union got married over the weekend. Everyone involved with the wedding reportedly signed non-disclosure agreements, so we probably won’t hear much about the actual proceedings. Still, several Instagram photos did make their way…Upvote Share Tweet
Iggy: “I Had A Better Shot At Halle Berry” Than Under Armour Had With Durantdimemag.com Sep 1 (yesterday)On Sunday, news came that Nike had matched Under Armour‘s gargantuan 10-year, $265-285 million offer and would retain signature NBA star, Kevin Durant until 2024. When current Under Armour athlete and new Hawks wing, Kent Bazemore, tweeted out a thanks …Upvote Share Tweet
D-Wade & Gabrielle Union Make Wedding Guests Sign Non-Disclosure Agreementdimemag.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)The upcoming nuptials on Saturday between Heat guard Dwyane Wade and his actress/model girlfriend Gabrielle Union, is sure to include a bevy of stars in attendance, but good luck finding any delicious gossip about what goes on during their “I do’s.” The…Upvote Share Tweet
Heat sign guard Shannon Brownnba.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed guard Shannon Brown. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.Upvote Share Tweet
Dick Bavetta’s Three Favorite NBA Crowds: L.A., New York, Bostondimemag.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)Recently retired NBA referee Dick Bavetta named his three favorite NBA crowds in an interview this week. In a lengthy chat with Steve Aschburner of NBA.com’s Hang Time Blog, Bavetta revealed his favorite NBA cities, best crowds and most memorable fans, …Upvote Share Tweet
Joel Embiid On Why Shabazz Napier Gets Dunked On By LeBron In NBA 2K15 Trailerdimemag.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)2K Sports released an extended trailer for NBA 2K15 this week. In it, Miami Heat rookie guard Shabazz Napier is featured prominently towards the end when he’s on the receiving end of a slam dunk from LeBron James. Sixers rookie Joel Embiid took to Twitt…Upvote Share TweetThe Atlanta Hawks have re-signed Mike Scott, who improved his 3-point shot in his second season and almost doubled his scoring average.Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Bosh’s Latest Photobomb: Matthew McConaughey At The Emmysdimemag.com Aug 26Chris Bosh has become well known for his photobombing in the NBA. He was at the primetime Emmy Awards last night and unleashed his latest epic. Photobombing has become a trend in the NBA. Last year, Bosh and the Miami Heat made a habit of popping up in …Upvote Share Tweet
Hornets Coach Clifford Says Lance Stephenson “Can Do Everything” Offensivelydimemag.com Aug 26The Charlotte Bobcats were one of the most surprising teams of the 2013-2014 season. Broadly questioned when they signed Al Jefferson to an outsized contract of three years and $40 million last summer, the Bobcats rode his low-post supremacy and team-wi…Upvote Share Tweet
Lakers sign second-round pick Jordan Clarksonnba.com Aug 25The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Jordan Clarkson, the 46th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, whose rights were acquired from the Washington Wizards on draft night, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak.Upvote Share Tweet
Kobe To LeBron After 2010 Decision: “We’re Going To Win The Championship”dimemag.com Aug 25Not even Kobe Bryant can always walk the walk. After LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2010 to form a super-team with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, Bryant sent the reigning MVP an unsurprisingly confident and contentious text message predicting…Upvote Share TweetThe Atlanta Hawks have re-signed guard Shelvin Mack, who general manager Danny Ferry says proved to be a good fit for coach Mike Budenholzer's system.Upvote Share Tweet
Danny Ferry And The Transformation Of The Atlanta Hawksdimemag.com Aug 22The Atlanta Hawks of the late 2000s and early 2010s were the laughing stock of the NBA. Entrenched in the dark confines of mediocrity, General Manager Rick Sund made one ill-timed move after another to maintain his big-name, slightly-above-average core …Upvote Share Tweet
Nene Compares Anthony Davis To Street Fighter’s Yogi “Dhalsim”dimemag.com Aug 20Wizards Brazilian big man Nene never struck us as a player prone to hyperbole. That’s what make his complimentary comments about Anthony Davis to NBA.com’s Steve Ashburner all the more flattering. When Nene compares you to an iconic Street Fighter chara…Upvote Share TweetSeven people were charged Wednesday with trespassing at former Miami Heat player Ray Allen's home while his wife and four young children were asleep upstairs.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 18The Miami Heat “only” won two championships during LeBron James’ four seasons with the team, with the main personnel criticism from that run coming in the form of chiding the team’s front office for only going after big names in its attempts to build a …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 17The headline says it all. Future Hall-of-Famer and key Washington Wizards free agent acquisition Paul Pierce shared an Instagram photo yesterday of he and legendary actor Al Pacino on a private plane. Better than the picture itself might be the incredib…Upvote Share Tweet
Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Winnersdimemag.com Aug 17July has come and gone and August is quickly doing the same. You know what that means? The NBA Offseason is on its last leg and winding down as teams begin to look towards the start of camp. Rosters are pretty much set, the dog days of hefty contracts h…Upvote Share Tweet
Teens enter Ray Allen's Fla. home through unlocked door in middle of night while wife, children sleepyahoo.com Aug 15It's perfectly reasonable to want to know whether Ray Allen has chosen to return to the Miami Heat for a 19th pro season or if, like fellow free-agent sharpshooters Mike Miller and James Jones before him, he's decided to follow LeBron James north to Ohi…Upvote Share Tweet
We Reminisce: Magic Wins Finals MVP As An NBA Rookiedimemag.com Aug 14Magic Johnson turns 55 today. To honor his birthday, we take a look back at his incredible rookie season, which ended with Magic winning NBA Finals MVP as the Lakers defeated the 76ers in six games to win the title. Taken first overall in the 1979 NBA D…Upvote Share TweetLeBron James will play his first game since rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers at home Oct. 30 against New York, then return to Miami for the first time on Christmas.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 13Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce could have retired after his last contract expired. He could have walked away from the NBA with a championship ring in hand, 10 All-Star games, more than 25,000 points and nearly $184 million in career earnings to …Upvote Share Tweet
Incredible New Vince Carter Mix Showcases Vinsanity’s Reincarnation With Mavsdimemag.com Aug 13Over a decade ago Vince Carter was mentioned in the same breath as Kobe Bryant. It seems crazy now, especially after Kobe’s five rings ran parallel to Carter’s now-five separate teams since leaving the Raptors in the lurch midway through the 2004-05 sea…Upvote Share Tweet
Magic: Think L.A. will get NFL team in 2 yearsESPN.com Aug 13Los Angeles Lakers Hall of Famer Magic Johnson says Los Angeles is ready for the return of an NFL team.Upvote Share Tweet
Theory Of GravityAug 25The shooting ability of LeBron's new Big 3 have the potential to make life on offense a whole lot easier for him.
10 Must-See NBA GamesAug 13Breaking down the ten of the best games in upcoming 2014-15 NBA season.
Nets' Schedule AnnouncedAug 13ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk previews the Nets' 2014-15 schedule.
A Quiz For Stephen CurryAug 12We caught up with Stephen Curry at Degree Men DO:MORE Three "Point" Basketball Clinic where he revealed real first name is Wardell, which prompted a TrueHoop TV quiz of the NBA star.
Kevin Durant of Oklahoma City Thunder stays with Nike after shoe company m…Aug 31With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company's offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.
Sources: Spurs, Clips join race to sign AllenAug 30The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest elite teams to join the race to sign Ray Allen, ESPN.com has learned.
San Antonio Spurs have interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo AyonAug 29The San Antonio Spurs have expressed interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo Ayon, ESPN.com has learned.
Team USA fields youngest squad since '92Aug 29USA Basketball will field its youngest team since 1992 when it takes the court for the FIBA World Cup this weekend.