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NBA Prevents Players from Participating in 'Last Home Stand'...

Basketball fans in the Philippines went home disappointed after NBA players refused to play in a scheduled exhibition game against the Philippine national team on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, NBA Players, Kawhi Leonard

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Ailene Voisin: Former King Omri Casspi tries to make sense of Gaza conflict

Former King Omri Casspi says incoming rockets have residents on edge near his boyhood home in a Tel Aviv suburb.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, Omri Casspi, NBA Players, Jason Thompson, Dwight Howard

Houston Chronicle

Former Rockets fan favorite lands with Bulls

Brooks and Kirk Hinrich, who re-signed with the team on Monday, are expected to serve as backups to 2010-11 NBA MVP Derrick Rose, who has been limited to just 10 games over the past two seasons due to knee injuries.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Jordan Hamilton, NBA Players, Derrick Rose, Kirk Hinrich

Mavs Moneyball

Three days of chaos: the Chandler Parsons story through Twitter

For three agonizing days, the MMB staff, fellow DFW media and fans all had to sweat out Chandler Parsons restricted free agency.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Dallas Mavericks, Vince Carter, Dwight Howard, James Harden


Lakers Rumors: Trade for Eric Bledsoe Wouldn't Be Right Move for Team's Future

The Lakers were able to make a trade earlier this offseason with the Houston Rockets for Jeremy Lin and a first-round pick in 2015.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Phoenix Suns, Eric Bledsoe


Best Potential Veteran Minimum Free-Agent Options for Houston Rockets

Now that the big names are off the market, the Houston Rockets should fill out the rest of their roster with cheap veterans.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Dwight Howard, Omer Asik, Patrick Beverley, Robert Covington

Lake Show Life

Who Will Start at PG for the Lakers?

Apr 30, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin celebrates after making a three-pointer during the fourth quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, NBA Players, Jeremy Lin, Patrick Beverley

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sactown Royalty

Kings 77, Rockets 68: The Kings are Crowned

Sure it's only Summer League, but it's still a testament to the hard work these young guys have put in these past two weeks.


Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Ben McLemore, Ray McCallum, NBA Players, Jared Cunningham, Isaiah Canaan


Why Lakers Fans Should Cherish Kobe Bryant's 2014-15 Campaign

Enjoy the next chapter of Kobe Bryant 's career, Los Angeles Lakers fans, because, for one last time, it's going to feel familiar.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Nick Young, Dwight Howard

Denver Stiffs

2014 NBA Free Agency: Denver Nuggets lose Jan Vesely, Aaron Brooks

The free agent period is slowing down and the Nuggets are still in the market for a third point guard, but they lost out on one of their veteran players.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Denver Nuggets, Aaron Brooks, NBA Players, Jan Vesely, Chicago Bulls

The News Journal

10 biggest steals of NBA free agency

Who else came cheap? Check out this story on Though there remains a handful of very good free agents on the market, most teams around the NBA have filled out rosters for next season.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers, Memphis Grizzlies, Utah Jazz


Wizards' Rice chosen as Summer League MVP

Glen Rice Jr., a second-year Washington Wizards swingman, was a unanimous selection as the Most Valuable Player of the NBA's Summer League in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Glen Rice Jr., NBA Players, New York Knicks

News Journal

NBA free agency winners and losers: Houston's problem

The Houston Rockets, upstarts on the verge of becoming dominant, had Chris Bosh in their sights.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers, Washington Wizards

WLBT-TV Jackson

Biloxi basketball player shooting for pro league in Europe

Biloxi native Jeremiah Dunnings is set to graduate from William Carey in August.


Related Topix: Sports, Isaiah Canaan, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Canaan, Motiejunas carry Rockets to Summer League final

With the summer schedule clearly catching up to both teams, the Rockets did just enough to take the summer league semifinals to its final minutes.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Isaiah Canaan, Donatas Motiejunas

At the Hive

Hornets end Summer League with close loss in semifinals to Houston

The Hornets finished their Summer League play with a loss in the tournament semifinals to the Houston Rockets , 83-79.


Related Topix: Sports, New Orleans Hornets, NBA Basketball, Jerome Dyson, NBA Players, Isaiah Canaan, Donatas Motiejunas

The Dream Shake

Dog Days of Summer League - Rockets VSL Semi Finals Thread Etc

Its the Dog Days of Vegas Summer League. The Rockets are in the Semi Finals. It is all the basketball we have.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets NBA Summer League Semifinals Preview

Jun 26, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Noah Vonleh shakes hands with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number nine overall pick to the Charlotte Hornets in the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Phoenix Suns, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Noah Vonleh, Indiana University NCAA, Indiana Hoosiers NCAA Basketball, Donatas Motiejunas, NBA Players

Sir Charles in Charge

NBA Rumors: Could Eric Bledsoe Land In LA?

Apr 14, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker reacts after a basket by Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe during the first half at US Airways Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Eric Bledsoe, Los Angeles Lakers, P.J. Tucker, Sacramento Kings

Al Bawaba

Tweet and delete: celebs react and retract on Gaza war

Image 1 of 16: When it comes to Palestine-Israel Madonna would rather not take sides and go with "both countries are at fault" urging both Israel and Gaza to come to a cease fire.


Related Topix: Real Madrid, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Soccer Players, Mesut Ozil, Cristiano Ronaldo, Dwight Howard, NBA Basketball, NBA Players