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Chris Bosh: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Heat PF’s Future

January 20th, 2017
Although it's unclear whether Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh will be able to resume his NBA career due to blood clots, front offices around the league are reportedly monitoring the situation in case the Heat decide to release him later in the season. Continue for updates. Bulls Keeping Tabs on Bosh's ...

TNT Launching NBA Coverage Exclusively Featuring Former Players

January 19th, 2017
TNT is set to introduce "Players Only" commentary teams for its NBA coverage during Monday night broadcasts starting in late February. The Associated Press reported Thursday the three-player groups, which won't feature a traditional play-by-play voice, will be Brent Barry, Derek Fisher and Grant Hill, as well as Greg Anthony, Kevin ...

NBA Seattle Expansion: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Potential Franchise

January 19th, 2017
The city of Seattle is working to set up discussions with the NBA to update the league on its arena development process as it seeks a future expansion franchise.  Continue for updates. Conflicting Reports About NBA, Seattle Situation Thursday, Jan. 19 Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times provided comments from Benton Strong, a spokesperson ...

Patrik Laine Injury: Updates on Jets Forward’s Concussion and Return

January 13th, 2017
The Winnipeg Jets placed rookie sensation Patrik Laine on injured reserve on Jan. 13 as he continues to recover from a concussion suffered against the Buffalo Sabres on Jan. 7.  Continue for updates. Latest on Laine's Playing Status Wednesday, Jan. 18 Head coach Paul Maurice said Laine participated in the Jets' morning skate but ...

NHL All-Star Game 2017 Rosters: Full Player List, Comments and Reaction

January 10th, 2017
The NHL released the official rosters for the 2017 All-Star Game on Tuesday. The 62nd edition of the annual showcase is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 29 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Here's a look at the full rosters, per NHL.com: This year's game will once again feature the three-on-three format that debuted ...

Carmelo Anthony Injury: Knicks Star Reveals He’s Playing with Injured Shoulder

January 7th, 2017
New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony revealed after the team's victory over Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night that he's been playing through a shoulder injury for nearly a month. Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News passed along comments about the ailment from the 32-year-old forward, who said the issue ...

Hawks GM Wes Wilcox Makes Racially Insensitive Joke at Fan Event

January 6th, 2017
Atlanta Hawks general manager Wes Wilcox has apologized for making a racially insensitive joke during a team event with fans in December. Patrick Redford of Deadspin reported Friday that Hawks season-ticket holder Clarenton Crawford was in attendance and provided details of an exchange with Wilcox. Crawford suggested the team replace head ...

LeBron James Says Cavaliers Need Another PG

January 6th, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James reiterated his desire for the front office to acquire another point guard as the team builds its roster for the postseason. Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal passed along comments Friday from the four-time NBA MVP, who made it clear he believes it's crucial to ...

Adam Silver Discusses Future of Broadcasting NBA Games

January 6th, 2017
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is focused on modernizing the way the league's games can be viewed by increasing availability on mobile devices and creating unique ways to tune in.  Chuck Schilken of the Los Angeles Times passed along comments Silver made Thursday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas about ...

Kiki Vandeweghe Confirms NBA Will Not Get Rid of Last-2-Minute Reports

January 5th, 2017
Kiki Vandeweghe, the NBA's executive vice president of basketball operations, confirmed the league will continue to produce the last-two-minute officiating reports despite recent criticism. Zach Lowe of ESPN.com reported Thursday that Vandeweghe said there's been no discussion about removing the controversial reviews. Instead, the NBA is considering an expansion of the ...