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1 min ago | King James Gospel

Rick Adelman to retire from coaching

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday that three-year coach Rick Adelman will not return to the team next season, opting to retire from coaching.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Portland Trail Blazers, Yao Ming, Houston Rockets

4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Leading Off: Did Kings' coach Malone pass or fail?

With no head-coaching experience entering his first season in Sacramento, Michael Malone had a reputation as a solid NBA assistant coach with a penchant for teaching tough defense.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins, Miami Heat, Charlotte Bobcats, Al Jefferson, Utah Jazz

6 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

Next Day Notes, Game 1: Thunder 100, Grizzlies 86

I haven't watched a basketball game and then written about it in something close to two weeks, since our daughter was born.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Tayshaun Prince, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Tony Allen, Zach Randolph, Nick Calathes, Milwaukee Bucks, Beno Udrih

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Aldridge leads Portland over Houston 122-120 in OT

Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley shoots past Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard during the first half in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Houston.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Rockets, NBA Basketball, Portland Trail Blazers, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers, Francisco Garcia, Patrick Beverley, Orlando Magic, Miami Heat, NBA Players


Dallas Mavericks vs. San Antonio Spurs: Postgame Grades and Analysis

The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Dallas Mavericks 90-85 in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Sunday afternoon behind a game-high 27 points and seven rebounds from Tim Duncan.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Tony Parker, Tim Duncan, NBA Players, Manu Ginobili, Dallas Mavericks, Milwaukee Bucks, Samuel Dalembert, Houston Rockets

Bright Side of the Sun

Around the NBA: NBA Awards

The NBA regular season is officially over. That means it is time to hand out some meaningless awards to players who will never see them.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Charlotte Bobcats, Los Angeles Clippers, San Antonio Spurs, Chicago Bulls


Morning Sunshine: Phoenix Suns News

Apr 16, 2014; Sacramento, CA, USA; Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green drives in against Sacramento Kings guard Ben McLemore with a screen by Phoenix Suns center Miles Plumlee during the first quarter at Sleep Train Arena.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Gerald Green, Indiana Pacers, New Jersey Nets, Dallas Mavericks, Miles Plumlee, NBA Players, Ben McLemore


Opposing coaches were once swapped as point guards

Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson directs his team against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Monday, April 14, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.


Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, NBA Basketball, Stephen Curry, NBA Players, Los Angeles Clippers, New Orleans Hornets, Chris Paul

Raptors Republic

Quick Reaction: Nets 94, Raptors 87 - Game 1

Got predictably torn apart by Pierce in the first, as Casey chose to stick with the two-big lineup, at least to start.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New Jersey Nets, Toronto Raptors, Kyle Lowry, Milwaukee Bucks, John Salmons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The News Tribune

Ranking the NBA teams

3. Los Angeles Clippers : A first-round exit is unacceptable this postseason. Doc Rivers was hired to prevent such disappointments.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, San Antonio Spurs, Tim Duncan, NBA Players, Miami Heat

The Miami Herald

Ailene Voisin: Rudy Gay holds the cards in Kings' future

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Is anyone at Sleep Train Arena actually getting any sleep these days? Didn't think so.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gay, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, Isaiah Thomas, Marc Gasol, Zach Randolph

A Royal Pain

Isaiah Thomas says he wants to stay with Sacramento Kings

Mar 12, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Sacramento Kings guard Isaiah Thomas during the first quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Isaiah Thomas, NBA Players

A Royal Pain

Sacramento Kings will attempt to re-sign Rudy Gay if he opts out of contract

Mar 26, 2014; Sacramento, CA, USA; Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay is fouled on a play between New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony guard Raymond Felton and forward Amar Sacramento Kings small forward Rudy Gay has quite the decision to make in the coming weeks - leave $19 million dollars on the table by opting out of his contract and sign a ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Rudy Gay, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Denver Nuggets


2014 NBA Mock Draft: Breaking Down the Best 1st-Round Pick for Each Franchise

With the NBA playoffs finally about to get under way, the 2014 NBA draft is now the sole focus for the unlucky - or perhaps, unskilled - teams that won't play another game until the 2014-15 campaign.


Related Topix: Sports, University of Kentucky NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Anthony Davis, Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Basketball, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins

Nugg Love

Denver Nuggets Season: The Big Takeaway

The Denver Nuggets' season is over, and man was it eventful. The first losing record in a decade, on-court blowups, midseason trades, winning streaks, losing streaks, being forced to hear George Karl's sour grapes all year, what a season it was.


Related Topix: Sports, Denver Nuggets, NBA Basketball, Nate Robinson, Ty Lawson, Aaron Brooks, Oklahoma City Thunder, Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets, Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Boston Celtics, Wilson Chandler, J.J. Hickson, Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers


The Bandwagon-Jumper's Guide to the Toronto Raptors

Wait, the Raptors? Aren't they sort of traditionally bad? Didn't you, in Heroes and Villains 2013, say that the Raptors were playing badly ? Well, yes-they were bad.


Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder

Fri Apr 18, 2014

CBS 47

Memphis G Calathes suspended 20 games

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL New York, NY - Less than 24 hours before the seventh- seeded Grizzlies open their playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, the NBA ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Nick Calathes, Milwaukee Bucks, Beno Udrih, NBA Players, Mike Conley

CBS Local's Aaron Bruski Talks NBA Playoffs, Why OKC Won't Be Champs

He talks about the most intriguing stories going into this post season and why OKC will not win a championship this year, he also tells the guys why their time is running out.


Related Topix: Sports

Richmond to enter Hall of Fame as a KingRichmond to enter Hall of...

Sacramento Kings legend Mitch Richmond, who was inducted into the Hall-of-Fame, was honored in the team's season finale Sacramento Kings legend Mitch Richmond was honored by the team in the season finale on Wednesday for his induction into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Richmond, the former Sacramento Kings legend, who was a 6-time All Star ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Mitch Richmond, NBA Players, Michael Jordan, Golden State Warriors, Otis Thorpe, Chris Webber, Chris Mullin

Distressed Asset Lovers Pay Huge Premium For Milwaukee Bucks

In a rather inexplicable deal, Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens, two men who got rich in part by buying damaged assets at bargain basement prices, have agreed to pay $550 million-at least $50 million more than anyone else was considering paying-for the Milwaukee Bucks.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball