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Report: In wake of Mo Williams’ retirement Cavs reach out to Kirk Hinrich, Mario Chalmers, others

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — At the last minute — literally the day of the start of training camp — Mo Williams told Cleveland he was going to retire and will not be Kyrie Irving‘s backup point guard. With all due respect to Kay Felder, the Knicks need a new backup point guard. They have started to reach out, reports […]
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LeBron and others address National Anthem protests at NBA games

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — LeBron James did much more than take pictures at the Cavs’ media day. (Jason Miller/Getty Images) NBA preseason media days are usually no-drama affairs where players and coaches can discuss their hopes for the season and maybe throw the media a low-level story or two. However, this year has proven quite different due to the ongoing controversy over the decisions of Colin Kaepernick and...
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BDL 25: On the possibility of another NBA lockout

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Adam Silver and lead players’ rep Chris Paul. (Getty Images) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focus from the potential impact of each offseason event and onto the broader issues that figure to define this season. The BDL 25 takes stock of, uh, 25 key...
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BDL 25: The Spurs' post-Duncan challenge of winning the West

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Tim Duncan points Kawhi Leonard in the direction of superstardom. (Getty Images) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focus from the potential impact of each offseason event and onto the broader issues that figure to define this season. The BDL 25 takes...
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Derrick Rose: ‘I felt I didn’t do anything wrong’

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — The Knicks say they’re not concerned about Derrick Rose, who’s facing a civil lawsuit and criminal investigation for an alleged rape. Rose doesn’t sound concerned, either. Chris Herring of The Wall Street Journal: A transcription of Rose's comments about his case, which is scheduled to go to trial in LA next Tuesday. pic.twitter.com/aXgMHZVriP — Chris […]
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LAPD confirms open criminal investigation in Derrick Rose rape case

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Derrick Rose speaks during a June 24, 2016, news conference at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP) With the civil case alleging that Derrick Rose and two of his friends drugged a woman, broke into her apartment, and raped her while she was unconscious set to go to trial next week , the Los Angeles Police Department has confirmed that there is also an open criminal investigation into...
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NBA Saturday: The Knicks Should Play Porzingis at Center

Basketball Insiders (Jesse Blancarte) — With a unique skill set and an offseason of development, the Knicks should play Kristaps Porzingis big minutes at center.
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Phil Jackson says the Knicks are 'not concerned' about Derrick Rose's trial

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Phil Jackson addresses the media in July. (Getty Images) The civil suit against then-Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose, alleging that the former NBA MVP (working with two other friends) broke into an ex-girlfriend’s apartment after drugging her before gang-raping her, became public knowledge last year. [ Follow Dunks Don’t Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball ] The New...
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Phil Jackson Hopeful Rose Won’t Miss Any Time

Basketball Insiders (Basketball Insiders) — New York Knicks president Phil Jackson addressed Derrick Rose’s pending trial for a civil suit involving an alleged sexual assault on Friday, saying the club is hopeful that it does not impact Rose’s season. “One thing I’d like to address is about Derrick Rose and the process he’s going through,” Jackson said at the beginning […]
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Raptors Announce Assistant Coaching Staff For 2016-17 Season

SBN: Raptors HQ (steven_lebron) — Including some names you know, and a new one. In a press release, the Raptors officially announced on Friday they’ve hired Patrick Mutombo and Jim Sann as assistant coaches who will join Rex Kalamian and Nick Nurse on the Dwane Casey ’s coaching staff for the start of the 2016-17 season. In addition, Jama Mahlalela has been promoted and will move to the front of the bench. In a...
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Once more, with feeling: Blake Griffin is really sorry for punching an equipment manager

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Blake Griffin stands on the court as Clippers equipment manager Matias Testi (left) stands behind the bench during a Feb. 18, 2016, game. (AP/Mark J. Terrill) On the eve of training camp, Blake Griffin decided to try to put last season behind him once and for all. The All-Star power forward and Players Tribune senior editor penned a public apology to Los Angeles Clippers fans for a...
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Houston Rockets Media Day Open Thread

The Dream Shake (Darren Yuvan) — The NBA season is finally upon us. Rejoice! We’re inching ever close to the start of the NBA season, with Rockets training camp starting tomorrow. That also means today is the start of the NBA Media Days for four teams, with the Rockets as one of those as well. They join the Oklahoma City Thunder , New Orleans Pelicans and New York Knicks on their early start. The day’s festivities...
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Part 2/2: How and why the NBA does not respect its past nearly enough

CelticsBlog (Professor Parquet) — Now-ism, a lack of knowledge and other societal factors help dismiss past hoop greats as unworthy compared to other sports Part 2 Even though I never saw many of the past players I am going to defend in live action, I feel compelled to defend them and right the wrong of early basketball greats being forgotten, disrespected and/or ignored by the major media, the NBA itself and in turn...
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Anthony Carter joins Heat's D-League staff; De La Grana rejoins Heat staff as assistant

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — Former NBA point guard Anthony Carter, who began his career with the Heat and hit the game-winning shot in Miami's Game 3 victory over the New York Knicks in the 2000 Eastern Conference Semifinals, has joined the Heat's NBA Development...
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BDL 25: Russell Westbrook is going to absolutely go nuts this year

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Russell Westbrook and Michael Jordan eye the competition. (Getty Images) The NBA offseason has brought many changes to rosters, coaching staffs, and the list of championship contenders. As we draw closer to opening night, it’s time to move our focus from the potential impact of each offseason event and onto the broader issues that figure to define this season. The BDL 25 takes stock of,...
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