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No Brinks truck: Isaiah Thomas takes historic tumble from top five in MVP to minimum salary

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

In the summer of 2016, as he was stuck on a relatively low-paying contract he'd signed years earlier and lesser players were landing massive deals, Isaiah Thomas looked ahead to his 2018 free agency: “They better bring out the Brinks truck.” He backed up that statement with a top-five finish in MVP voting then declared again last summer: “I'm a max guy. Yesterday, Thomas agreed to a one-year, minimum contract with the Nuggets. Thomas' fall has been sharp and costly.
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The Lakers built their team with the Warriors in mind: 'If your goal is to win a championship .'

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

When you win the LeBron James sweepstakes, that's a good thing. Kentavius Caldwell-Pope, Rajon Rondo, Lance Stephenson and JaVale McGee will suit up for the Lakers in 2018-19. On Thursday, Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka was asked about the team's roster construction.
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2018 NBA free agency winners and losers: Warriors get better; Lakers land LeBron James, but still fall short

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

NBA free agency is far from over, but there have been enough moves, particularly with the big names at the top, that we can start to assess the situation around the league. With any decision there are always pros and cons, winners and losers, so we decided to sort things out for you as rosters for next season continue to take shape. Obviously things can change with a big signing or trade before the season starts, but as of now, here are the winners and losers of 2018 NBA free agency. Until the days leading up to the start of free agency, Paul George going to Los Angeles was considered one...
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Lakers' LeBron James passes WIlt Chamberlain for fifth place on NBA all-time...

Lakers' LeBron James passes WIlt Chamberlain for fifth place on NBA all-time scoring list

LeBron James made history, passing Wilt Chamberlain on the career scoring list, while leading the surging Lakers to their fourth straight win. Read more ...

Bradley Beal scores 20 points, Wizards rout Cavaliers 119-95

Bradley Beal scores 20 points, Wizards rout Cavaliers 119-95

Bradley Beal scored 20 points, Otto Porter added 15 and the Washington Wizards beat the undermanned Cleveland Cavaliers 119-95 for their third straight victory Read more ...

Justise WInslow on win: ‘When we get back to having fun, it brings the best...

Justise WInslow on win: ‘When we get back to having fun, it brings the best out of all of us'

Justise Winslow says when the Miami Heat get back to having fun, it brings the best out of all of them. Read more ...

Rajon Rondo s'est cassé la main cette nuit

Rajon Rondo s'est cassé la main cette nuit

Les Los Angeles Lakers ont gagné un quatrième match de suite cette nuit mais ils ont aussi perdu Rajon Rondo Read more ...

Draymond Green surpris par la sévérité de sa sanction

Draymond Green surpris par la sévérité de sa sanction

S'il s'attendait effectivement à une punition après son clash avec Kevin Durant, Draymond Green ne pensait pas être suspendu sans solde. Read more ...

On Basketball: Butler, 76ers have time to figure things out

On Basketball: Butler, 76ers have time to figure things out

Jimmy Butler is certain that when the Philadelphia 76ers figure things out, they will be a contender Read more ...

Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

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Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

Reggie Bullock made the winning shot as time expired and the Detroit Pistons rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-104, giving coach Dwane Casey a... Read more ...

Cinq équipes seraient intéressées par Carmelo Anthony

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Au moins cinq franchises NBA pourraient faire une offre à Carmelo Anthony s'il venait à être libéré par les Houston Rockets. Read more ...

Gregg Popovich talks tough Spurs loss to the Suns

Gregg Popovich talks tough Spurs loss to the Suns

Gregg Popovich shares his thoughts after the San Antonio Spurs go on the road and lose to the Phoenix Suns. Read more ...