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Tax rates, Location can have big effect on contract’s value

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With the mind-boggling money being doled out in NBA contracts, players don’t seem to be overly concerned about state taxes — or the lack of them. Stephen Curry signed a ... Read More »

China’s Ding, Zhou make strong impressions at summer league


When the Houston Rockets signed Zhou Qi and the Dallas Mavericks brought in Ding Yanyuhang to play on their summer league teams, there was some cynicism the moves were purely ... Read More »

Cavaliers signs Turkish small forward Cedi Osman


The Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to terms with Turkish forward Cedi Osman, a person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press. The Cavaliers drafted Osman in the second ... Read More »

Omri Casspi Fresh Start with the Warriors


Originally selected by the Kings with the 23rd overall pick in the first round of the 2009 NBA Draft, Casspi averaged career highs of 11.8 points and 5.9 rebounds with ... Read More »

Celtics expect a lot from Brown, Tatum


The Boston Celtics should’ve traded for Paul George. At least that’s the argument against president of basketball operations Danny Ainge’s grand plan to create a team that’ll make LeBron James ... Read More »

NBA to improve game flow; changes timeout rules, free throws etc


The NBA Board of Governors has unanimously approved rules changes regarding timeouts and free throws while moving the trade deadline ahead of the NBA All-Star Game, the league announced on ... Read More »

Chicago Bulls sign Justin Holiday


The Chicago Bulls announced today the team has signed guard Justin Holiday. In accordance with team policy, terms of the contract were not announced. Holiday (6’6”, 185) spent the 2016-17 ... Read More »

Pat Riley says Heat growth will be up to the players


Pat Riley has a trip to his California home awaiting, followed by a vacation with his wife. He can now relax a little. The 2017-18 Miami Heat are going to ... Read More »

Ball won’t face Fox as Summer League loses marquee matchup

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)

Lonzo Ball will have to wait for another shot at De’Aaron Fox. Their summer showdown Monday was canceled. The Lakers decided to rest their prized pick because of a groin ... Read More »

LA Clippers signs guard Milos Teodosic


The Clippers have signed guard Milos Teodosic. Terms of the deal weren’t announced Monday. Pen to paper. Officially a Clipper! 🖊👏 pic.twitter.com/UeDFLegKMt — LA Clippers (@LAClippers) July 11, 2017 Teodosic ... Read More »