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JJ Redick Resigns With Orlando Magic For $19 Million Over Three Years

July 16th, 2010
ESPN Radio just reported that the Orlando Magic have matched a contract offer by the Chicago Bulls to retain JJ Redick for $19 Million over 3 years. "J.J. is a valuable part of our organization, both on the court and in our community," said Magic GM Otis Smith through a ...

LeBron James Leaning Towards Chicago Bulls According To NBA Executive

June 27th, 2010
An unnamed NBA executive has told ESPN that LeBron James is leaning toward signing with the Chicago Bulls for the upcoming 2010-2011 season. This report originally surfaced in the New York Times on Sunday, and ESPN decided to headline it today. The executive wished to remain unnamed because he was referring ...

The Late Game Jump Shooter is Key to Success in NBA Playoffs

May 18th, 2010
Think back to every close game you've ever seen that went down to the wire in the NBA Playoffs.  How many of those were won or lost on a fadeaway mid-range jumper or a spot on three-pointer? The answer would be the majority of them.  Jordan's game-winner over the Jazz in ...

Gilbert Arenas Sentenced To Three Months in Jail

March 24th, 2010
Federal prosecutors sentenced Washington Wizards star Gilbert Arenas to three months in jail on Tuesday. The feds claim that Arenas repeatedly lied about why he carried guns into the Verizon Center, and that his confrontation with teammate Jarvis Crittenton "was not a little joke."  The District Attorney's office released a 61 ...

Michael Jordan Becomes Majority Owner of Charlotte Bobcats

March 18th, 2010
Hall of Famer and six-time NBA champion Michael Jordan is now majority owner of the Charlotte Bobcats.  According to ESPN, the NBA Board of Governors approved Jordan's $275 million purchase of the team on Wednesday. MJ has been serving as a minority investor with final say on basketball decisions since 2006, ...

Is LeBron James Headed To the Lakers Next Season?

March 1st, 2010
According to NBC Sports, sources close to Phil Jackson are saying that LeBron James wants to be a Los Angeles Laker next year. "LeBron wants to win. He's a smart guy, and Phil loves LeBron, absolutely loves him," said the source which wished to remain anonymous. There are also rumors that the ...

NBA Trade News: Washington Sends Antawn Jamison To Cleveland in Three-Team Deal

February 17th, 2010
The Washington Post has confirmed that the Washington Wizards have agreed in principle to send Antawn Jamison to the Cleveland Cavaliers.  In return the Wizards receive center Zydrunas Ilgauskas and a first round pick, as well as Al Thornton and Brian Skinner from the L.A. Clippers.  The newly acquired Drew ...

NBA Experiencing $400 Million in Losses This Season

February 14th, 2010
NBA commissioner David Stern said Saturday that the NBA will experience league wide losses of $400 million this season.  He also said that in recent years the NBA has experienced hundreds of millions in losses as well. Stern stated this during his annual All-Star press conference.  He predicts that the Charlotte ...