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The Charlotte Bobcats have extended a qualifying offer to guard Gerald Henderson, making him a restricted free agent, but not to center Byron Mullens.Share Tweetnba.com Jun 28, 2013For Victor Oladipo, the Orlando Magic's first-round draft choice, the comparisons to Dwyane Wade are inevitable, and a little over the top.Share Tweetnba.com Jun 28, 2013Otto Porter's NBA career begins on familiar turf, or rather, hardwood.Share Tweet
Grading the 2013 NBA draft, team by teamyahoo.com Jun 28, 2013The much-maligned 2013 NBA draft was on Thursday evening, and though we saw some surprises and some slip-ups, by and large it was an entertaining night out.Now to dig into the really-real, and judge each team on its selections. Click the jump for more.A…Share TweetAfter every decision, you are either inherently happy or slip into the dangerous world of having buyer’s remorse. That will stem from differing reasons, depending on the situation or the individual. After the NBA Draft came to a close, one fact was very…Share TweetLucas ‘Bebe’ Nogueira was the No. 16 pick last night, drafted by Boston and eventually traded to the Hawks. But no one will care or even remember all of that down the road. They’ll simply remember Bebe for stealing the show on draft night. As a fitting …Share TweetVia Did Charlotte Win, the scene at the Time Warner Cable Arena as the Bobcats made the 4th selection in last night's draft, a slot where Nerlens Noel, Alex Len, and Ben McLemore were still available. You get the feeling 'Cats fans might have wanted one…Share Tweet
Nowitzki: 'Close as it gets' to hating HeatESPN.com Jun 28, 2013Hate is too strong a word for Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki's feelings about the Miami Heat -- but not by much.Share TweetHeadlined at the top by Cleveland’s super surprising selection of combo forward Anthony Bennett at No. 1, the 2013 NBA Draft was full of surprises. That made this piece harder to write than usual. Between the record influx of international players and t…Share Tweet
Ray Allen Exercises Player OptionJun 28Ray Allen exercises his $3.2 million player option for next season with the Miami Heat
Biggest Loser: NetsJun 28Say what you will about the glory days of Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, but the Nets might never win a title after that lopsided Celtics deal. Ethan Sherwood Strauss on Brooklyn and Boston, as well as moves he hated from the Bobcats and Pelicans.
Where will Dwight Land?Jun 28J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez on potential landing spots for Dwight Howard, and the future of the Lakers.