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Lakers' Wagner sidelined by knee, ankle injuries

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 23:41
Lakers rookie center Moritz Wagner was ruled out at halftime of Tuesday night's NBA summer league game after rolling his ankle in the first quarter and returning in the second quarter. The team said he sprained his left ankle and strained his left knee.

LeBron a pizza party no-show, fans get free pies

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 23:21
Hundreds of fans who lined up at a Blaze Pizza outlet in Culver City, California, hoping to see LeBron James on Tuesday had to make do with free pizza instead.

Magic waited 1 hour in car before courting LeBron

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 23:07
Magic Johnson had to wait an hour in his car outside LeBron James' California home on June 30 after arriving early for their meeting when free agency started that evening. Johnson recounted details of the meeting on Spectrum SportsNet.

Hornets say Monk's thumb not actually fractured

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 20:54
Hornets guard Malik Monk is day-to-day with a thumb injury that had originally been considered a fractured thumb.

Sources: Curry's future bro-in-law to Warriors

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 20:50
Free agent guard Damion Lee has reached a two-way deal with the Warriors, league sources tell ESPN. Lee is engaged to Stephen Curry's sister, Sydel.

NBPA unanimously re-elects Roberts as director

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 19:55
National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts, 62, has been re-elected to serve another four-year term. She will lead the union into the next negotiations on the collective bargaining agreement.

Stephenson: It's 'actually funny' to join LeBron

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 17:48
After years of antagonizing him on the court, Lance Stephenson says it's "actually funny" he and LeBron James are now teammates on the Lakers.

Sources: Carmelo meeting with prospective teams

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 16:38
Carmelo Anthony and his representatives have met with Houston Rockets and Miami Heat officials in recent days with the permission of Oklahoma City Thunder, in advance of Anthony's inevitable departure, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Rockets re-sign swingman Green to 1-year deal

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 16:09
The Rockets have re-signed swingman Gerald Green to a one-year contract.

Lowe: Biggest winners and losers of NBA free agency

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:28
With LeBron in L.A. to make the West even stronger, Zach Lowe bounces around the league to assess the best and worst moves.

Who are the biggest fantasy risers and fallers during free agency?

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 12:28
From LeBron James to DeMarcus Cousins and more, plenty of big names have already switched uniforms in free agency. Here's how their fantasy values, and those of their teammates, will change.

Kermit Washington receives 6-year sentence

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:28
Former NBA player Kermit Washington has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for spending hundreds of thousands of dollars in charity donations on vacations, shopping sprees and plastic surgery for his girlfriend.

NBA free agents: Team-by-team lists for 2018 and 2019

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 09:35
Who's on track to become a free agent in the summers of 2018 and 2019? We have the lists.

Ayton looks the part against Mo Bamba

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 02:48
In a matchup of two of the top bigs in the draft, Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton shined offensively, while Orlando Magic center Mo Bamba was active on defense.

Rockets owner: Luxury tax not factor in moves

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 02:19
Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta adamantly Monday stated that the NBA's luxury tax is not influencing the team's offseason decisions.

Ayton outshines Bamba, leads Suns to 3-0 mark

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 01:52
Deandre Ayton outplayed fellow top rookie Mo Bamba, marking the second time in three Las Vegas Summer League games that the Suns rookie has shown he is up to the task of performing like a top overall draft pick.

The day LeBron became a Laker: Behind-the-scenes stories

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 22:52
Inside the King's decision and how it instantly changed the Lakers, the Cavaliers and the entire NBA.

Kings' Bagley to miss rest of summer league

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 22:19
Kings forward Marvin Bagley III will miss the remainder of summer league with a pelvic bone bruise.

76ers say LeBron 'strongly' considered Philly

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 22:01
76ers managing partner Josh Harris and coach and interim GM Brett Brown say they felt Philadelphia had a fighter's chance at landing LeBron James before he announced he would be joining the Lakers.

Done deal: LeBron signs contract with Lakers

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 21:53
LeBron James has signed his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.