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The NBA Draft’s Most Questionable Pick & 5 Teams That Are Ready To Tank
dimemag.com Updated Jul 3, 2013
Each Wednesday for the past few months, we assessed how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft were faring in college and overseas. You stuck with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers…Share Tweet
He’s a legend, and there’s always the very good chance a summer off could heal what ails future Basketball Hall of Famer Manu Ginobili, but doesn’t $7 million a year seem like quite a bit for Ginobili’s talents, at this point in his career? That’s what …Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 3, 2013Dwight Howard won’t be enough for the Rockets this offseason. They want to bring Josh Smith to Houston as well, according to a report from USA Today. The two big men are friends from way back, having grown up in the Atlanta area while playing AAU togeth…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 3, 2013The San Antonio Spurs develop role players as well as any organization in the NBA, and on Tuesday they locked up one of those success stories to a long-term deal. As reported by Yahoo!'s own Adrian Wojnarowski, the Spurs agreed to terms with center Tiag…Share Tweet
Detroit Pistons make trade offer to Toronto Raptors for Rudy Gay, sources sayESPN.com Jul 2, 2013The Detroit Pistons were among the bidders for forward Rudy Gay when the Memphis Grizzlies made him available last season and they are once again going after him now that there's been a management changeover in Toronto.Share Tweetnba.com Jul 3, 2013The Memphis Grizzlies have re-signed Tony Allen to a four-year contract worth $20 million, a person familiar with the agreement said Tuesday.Share Tweet
Dwight Howard's ChecklistJul 3Tom Penn examines the main factors in signing Dwight Howard and determines whether the Lakers or Rockets are better suited to land Howard.
Lakers, Mavs Make Pitches To HowardJul 3Chris Broussard discusses Dwight Howard's meetings with the Mavericks and Lakers, and the key factors Howard is taking into consideration.
Ginobili Tweets He'll Re-Sign With SpursJul 3ESPN NBA insider J.A. Adande weighs in on Manu Ginobili's tweet that he will remain with the Spurs.