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  • Steve Kerr Turns Coaching Over to Players in Warriors Win

    Steve Kerr Turns Coaching Over to Players in Warriors Win

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 12, 2018 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr captured his 250th win on Saturday and then he took some time off on Monday. During a timeout midway through the first quarter of a 129-83 win over the Phoenix Suns — the team that drafted Kerr in the second round in 1988 and […]

     
  • Dwyane Wade Gets Standing Ovation in Return to Miami

    Dwyane Wade Gets Standing Ovation in Return to Miami

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 9, 2018 at 11:15 pm 0 comments

    As the Heat fell behind early against the Milwaukee Bucks, the Miami fans were getting eager to see the man of the night. Dwyane Wade was back with the Heat on Friday night, coming off the bench for Miami. As the Heat fell behind 9-0, the crowd chanted, “We want […]

     
  • Cleveland Cavaliers Shake Up Roster With 3 Deals at Trade Deadline

    Cleveland Cavaliers Shake Up Roster With 3 Deals at Trade Deadline

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 8, 2018 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

    With their season floundering, the Cleveland Cavaliers needed a major shakeup, and as the NBA Trade Deadline neared on Thursday they did so, trading away Isaiah Thomas, Channing Frye, Dwyane Wade, Iman Shumpert, Jae Crowder, and Derrick Rose in three separate deals that saw them add younger, more athletic players […]

     
  • New York Knicks Trade Willy Hernangomez to Charlotte Hornets

    New York Knicks Trade Willy Hernangomez to Charlotte Hornets

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 7, 2018 at 11:36 pm 0 comments

    The New York Knicks traded disgruntled center Willy Hernangomez to the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday. The team also plans to aggressively pursue younger players and draft picks ahead of Thursday’s trade deadline in the wake of Kristaps Porzingis’ season-ending injury, league sources told ESPN. New York received forward Johnny O’Bryant […]

     
  • Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL, Out for Season

    Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL, Out for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 6, 2018 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    An MRI confirmed that All-Star forward Kristaps Porzingis tore the ACL in his left knee Tuesday night during a 103-89 home loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, the New York Knicks announced. The injury occurred three minutes into the second quarter when Porzingis landed on Giannis Antetokounmpo’s foot after converting a […]

     
  • Nikola Mirotic Finally Traded to New Orleans Pelicans

    Nikola Mirotic Finally Traded to New Orleans Pelicans

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 1, 2018 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    The New Orleans Pelicans acquired Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic on Thursday after a stalled attempt on Wednesday. The Pelicans were able to complete the deal once they decided to guarantee the $12.5 million team option on Mirotic’s contract next season, which allowed the Bulls to complete the trade without […]

     
  • Phoenix Suns Agree to Buyout With Greg Monroe

    Phoenix Suns Agree to Buyout With Greg Monroe

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 31, 2018 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

    Center Greg Monroe has agreed to a contract buyout with the Phoenix Suns, clearing the way for him to become an unrestricted free agent, league sources told ESPN. The Boston Celtics and the New Orleans Pelicans have strong interest in Monroe and are expected to be at or near the […]

     
  • Los Angeles Clippers Trade Blake Griffin to Detroit Pistons

    Los Angeles Clippers Trade Blake Griffin to Detroit Pistons

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 29, 2018 at 9:16 pm 0 comments

    The LA Clippers have agreed to trade All-Star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons, league sources told ESPN. The Clippers will receive Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic, and a first- and second-round draft pick, league sources said. The Clippers are also sending Brice Johnson and Willie Reed to […]

     
  • Andre Roberson Ruptures Left Patellar Tendon; Done for Season

    Andre Roberson Ruptures Left Patellar Tendon; Done for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 27, 2018 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    Oklahoma City guard Andre Roberson suffered a ruptured left patellar tendon during the third quarter of Saturday’s win over the Pistons. Roberson was taken off the court on a stretcher after his left leg appeared to give out on the receiving end of an alley-oop attempt. Roberson, 26, will undergo […]

     
  • DeMarcus Cousins Done for Season After Rupturing Achilles

    DeMarcus Cousins Done for Season After Rupturing Achilles

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 26, 2018 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

    New Orleans Pelicans All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins will undergo surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and will miss the remainder of the season, the team announced Saturday. Cousins suffered the noncontact injury with about 12 seconds left in Friday’s 115-113 win over the Rockets when he attempted to […]