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

8 days 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 .'

8 days 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

8 days 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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Les Cavs veulent garder Rodney Hood

Les Cavs veulent garder Rodney Hood

Bien que décevant en playoffs, Rodney Hood devrait rester aux Cleveland Cavaliers. Read more ...

How DeMar DeRozan will limit and help the Spurs

How DeMar DeRozan will limit and help the Spurs

Kawhi Leonard robbed the San Antonio Spurs of leverage when he asked for a trade, but the club still had a choice to make: remain relevant, or rebuild. In trading Leonard to... Read more ...

Alex Len en direction des Hawks

Alex Len en direction des Hawks

Alex Len devrait quitter les Phoenix Suns pour rejoindre les Atlanta Hawks pour les deux saisons prochaines. Read more ...

Montrezl Harrell rempile aux Los Angeles Clippers

Montrezl Harrell rempile aux Los Angeles Clippers

Les Los Angeles Clippers continuent de peaufiner leur roster pour la saison prochaine, ils ont décidé de conserver Montrezl Harrell. Read more ...

Les Rockets veulent vraiment Carmelo

Les Rockets veulent vraiment Carmelo

Cela fait maintenant plus d'un an qu'on annonce l'arrivée de Carmelo Anthony aux Rockets, ça serait sur le point de se faire. Read more ...

New Lakers mural featuring LeBron vandalized in Los Angeles

New Lakers mural featuring LeBron vandalized in Los Angeles

Another Lakers mural featuring LeBron James has been vandalized in Los Angeles. Read more ...

Redditor rewrites Drake's 'Marvin's Room' from DeRozan's POV after trade

Redditor rewrites Drake's 'Marvin's Room' from DeRozan's POV after trade

It's the remix you never knew you wanted, with lyrics former Toronto Raptors All-Star DeMar DeRozan should probably avoid reading at all costs. As we embark on the dog days of... Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Montrezl Harrell re-signs with Clippers

NBA free agency rumors: Montrezl Harrell re-signs with Clippers

Los Angeles and Harrell agreed to a two-year, $12 million contract Saturday, according to a report from ESPN. Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Cavaliers have expressed interest in Luke Babbitt...

NBA free agency rumors: Cavaliers have expressed interest in Luke Babbitt, Trevor Booker

Babbitt is a career 40.2 percent 3-point shooter while Booker averaged 6.3 points in 68 games last season. Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Hawks, Alex Len agree to 2-year contract

NBA free agency rumors: Hawks, Alex Len agree to 2-year contract

Len averaged 8.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in 69 games for the Suns last season. Read more ...