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Wolves Waive Oft-Injured Center Nikola Pekovic

NBA: Minnesota Timberwolves at Utah Jazz

Nikola Pekovic’s size and strength once made the Minnesota Wolves brass put faith in him. Maybe he got too big for his own good. The Timberwolves waived Pekovic on Tuesday, ... Read More »

Dwyane Wade Picks Up Option Worth $23.8 M With Bulls

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Dwyane Wade figured he won’t get this much money elsewhere so he did what he had to do. Wade, 35, picked up the player option for the 2017-18 season in ... Read More »

Hawks Dump Dwight Howard To Hornets


In what was seen to be a salary-saving move, the Atlanta Hawks have decided to part ways with Dwight Howard and send him to the Charlotte Hornets. Charlotte is sending Miles ... Read More »

Lakers Trade Russell, Mozgov For Brook Lopez, 27th Pick


The Los Angeles Lakers have finally gotten clear of a bad contract but have to give up a piece of their young core to do it. In a story by ... Read More »

Former Wolves GM David Khan Explains Why He Did Not Pick Steph Curry


In 2009, the Minnesota Timberwolves had picks No. 5 and No. 6 but eventually ended up with two point guards– Ricky Rubio and Jonny Flynn– and passed up on Davidson ... Read More »

GM David Griffin, Cleveland Cavaliers Part Ways


In the middle of the greatest runs in franchise history, the Cleveland Cavaliers and their chief architect decide to go different directions. “On behalf of the entire organization, I would ... Read More »

Candace Parker, Jonquel Jones Named WNBA Players Of The Week


Candace Parker is in the forefront of the Los Angeles Sparks’ recent surge and likewise, Jonquel Jones is leading the Connecticut to do the same. Both players are named WNBA ... Read More »

Markelle Fultz Already Sees Smooth Partnership With Ben Simmons


Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons haven’t played a regular-season game yet for the Philadelphia 76ers but if everything that is expected happens, it’s going to be a formidable tandem. And ... Read More »

Pistons Move From Auburn Hills To New Arena Still Not A Done Deal


The Detroit Pistons is planning to move from The Palace of Auburn Hills to a new downtown arena but the NBA may not approve of it due to some legal and ... Read More »

Lakers Still Have Not Promised Lonzo Ball At No.2

EL SEGUNDO, CA - JUNE 07:  NBA Prospect Lonzo Ball sits down after a workout with the Los Angeles Lakers at Toyota Sports Center on June 7, 2017 in El Segundo, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Check out any mock draft right now and you’ll probably Lonzo Ball’s name at No. 2. However, the team picking at the spot– the Los Angeles Lakers– is still to ... Read More »