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  • Philadelphia 76ers Clinch First Postseason Appearance Since 2012

    Philadelphia 76ers Clinch First Postseason Appearance Since 2012

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 25, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia 76ers didn’t play on Sunday, but they clinched their first playoff berth in six seasons when the Indiana Pacers beat the Miami Heat. The Sixers last made the playoffs in the 2011-12 season, which was shortened to 66 games by a lockout. Prior to this season, that marked […]

     
  • Stephen Curry Out Minimum Three Weeks With MCL Sprain

    Stephen Curry Out Minimum Three Weeks With MCL Sprain

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 24, 2018 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry will be re-evaluated in three weeks after an MRI showed a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee, the team announced Saturday. The timetable means Curry, who already has missed 21 games this season, could return near the start of the playoffs. He […]

     
  • Dwight Howard Becomes First Player Since 2010 to go 30-30

    Dwight Howard Becomes First Player Since 2010 to go 30-30

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 21, 2018 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard did something Wednesday night seen only one other time in the past 36 years. With a rebound in the final seconds of a 111-105 victory at the Brooklyn Nets, Howard finished with 32 points and 30 boards to become the first player since 2010 — […]

     
  • Shabazz Muhammad to Sign With Bucks After Buyout

    Shabazz Muhammad to Sign With Bucks After Buyout

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 1, 2018 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    Shooting guard Shabazz Muhammad has agreed to sign with the Milwaukee Bucks upon clearing waivers, league sources told ESPN. Milwaukee has waived guard Sean Kilpatrick to make room for the eventual signing of Muhammad, the sources said. The Minnesota Timberwolves waived Muhammad after the two sides agreed to a contract […]

     
  • Adam Silver Warns Teams Against Tanking

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 28, 2018 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    Commissioner Adam Silver reminded all 30 NBA teams that tanking “has no place in our game” in a memo sent last week to explain the league’s six-figure fine of Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. “We have been careful to distinguish between efforts teams may make to rebuild their rosters, including […]

     
  • Dan Fegan, Longtime NBA Agent, Dies in Car Crash

    Dan Fegan, Longtime NBA Agent, Dies in Car Crash

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 25, 2018 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    Colorado authorities said longtime NBA agent Dan Fegan died in a car crash Sunday. He was 56. The Colorado State Patrol said Fegan was driving an SUV when he tried to merge onto a highway and was broadsided by a commuter bus near Aspen, which is about 180 miles west […]

     
  • 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 […]