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Last week, you wrote a letter of your own to Nuggets fans. Now, I felt that it was time that I wrote one back to you.
25 September 2017
It was an exciting day for the Minnesota Timberwolves, as players and coaches made their way to the Mayo Clinic Square for media day. Here are some of the biggest takeaways from this event.
22 September 2017
Keith Pompey has been with our sports team since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.
21 September 2017
The Sixers are still shopping Okafor.
20 September 2017
The Salt Lake Tribune Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood will be counted on to play a bigger role this season. In our first "Weekly Run" podcast of the season, Tribune reporters Tony Jones and Kyle Goon take a look at Rodney Hood's upcoming season, his expanded role and the similarities and differences bet…
20 September 2017
Had Miami not exercised this option, Winslow was set to hit the free-agent market following this coming season. The forward is considered a large part of the franchise's future and would have likely drawn a lot of interest in free agency.
19 September 2017
As expected, the Miami Heat exercised its fourth-year option on forward Justise Winslow on Tuesday, guaranteeing him $3.44 million for the 2018-19 season. The Heat also can retain his rights for a fifth season if it extends a $4.6 million qualifying offer.
19 September 2017
APRIL 5: Mason Plumlee #24 of the Denver Nuggets shoots the ball against the Houston Rockets on April 5, 2017 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions…
19 September 2017
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19 September 2017
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18 September 2017
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18 September 2017
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18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division…
18 September 2017
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18 September 2017
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18 September 2017
A six-pack of Heat notes, a little more than a week before the Sept. 26 start of training camp: a A source said Justise Winslow, back from shoulder surgery that sidelined him most of last season, "has been off the board with his commitment this summer" - both in time invested in the gym and a dilige…
18 September 2017
Outside of his introductory press conference, we haven't heard a lot from Kyrie Irving since he was traded to the Boston Celtics . Irving has been guarded throughout the off-season and hasn't provided much real insight into what went into his decision.
18 September 2017
Our season preview for the Philadelphia 76ers…
18 September 2017
JULY 07: Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives against Hollis Thompson #31 of the Los Angeles Clippers during the 2017 Summer League at the Thomas & Mack Center on July 7, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Clippers won 96-93 in overtime.
17 September 2017
A Royal Pain continues our take your best shot series with a projection of where Harry Giles should shoot from on the NBA hardwood. The Sacramento Kings drafted Harry Giles at pick 20 overall in the 2017 NBA Draft.
16 September 2017
APRIL 7: Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers passes the ball under pressure from Skal Labissiere #3 of the Sacramento Kings during the first half of the basketball game at Staples Center April 7, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by…
16 September 2017
Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert appeared on Complex's Everyday Struggle to discuss his relationship with Teyana Taylor, discuss the rap game, and of course, talk about the always-dramatic Cleveland Cavaliers. Shumpert was asked about the Kyrie Irving trade, and he bemoaned the way the saga played out…
15 September 2017
In case the rest of the country didn't know two of the best point guards in high school basketball are from Minnesota, they will soon. Apple Valley senior Tre Jones will go up against Minnehaha Academy sophomore Jalen Suggs on Dec. 7 - and the game will be televised by ESPN.
15 September 2017
Timberwolves' point guard Tyus Jones shoots with children on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at the Mt.
14 September 2017
Re-grading the Boston Celtics' offseason…
14 September 2017
The decision to add a young point guard did not come as a surprise given that Hawks GM Travis Schlenk had publicly said that the 15th roster spot would likely be used at the position. But it was a surprise to some that Cook was made available by being waived by the New Orleans Pelicans on July 25. T…
13 September 2017
The Kyrie Irving trade was one of the biggest surprises and stories of the off-season. How the deal impacted the futures of both Irving and the Cavs as a franchise will undoubtedly be discussed and reflected on for years to come.
12 September 2017
JULY 7: Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers goes to the basket against the LA Clippers on July 7, 2017 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the term…
11 September 2017
Quinn Cook was an intriguing name left floating around this offseason, making a case for himself as a more than capable backup for a team in the NBA through his Summer League outing. The former Duke Blue Devil took Las Vegas by storm, with a mindset to get his name on every NBA team's scout report.
8 September 2017
The Atlanta Hawks have signed Quinn Cook, it was announced today by General Manager and Head of Basketball Operations Travis Schlenk. Cook split time last season, his rookie year in the NBA, between the Dallas Mavericks and New Orleans Pelicans , averaging 5.6 points and 1.9 assists in 13.4 minutes…
8 September 2017
Boston is betting big on Tatum and Brown to develop and take up the 3&D role that Crowder filled well.
8 September 2017
There's one moment in Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals that probably depict the relationship between LeBron James and Kevin Love accurately. It's the first quarter and the Cavaliers are trying to fight off the Warriors as much as the Oracle Arena crowd.
7 September 2017
So much for those Aron Baynes predictions…
7 September 2017
Does Rivers regret bolting for the Clippers?
7 September 2017
Veteran NBA reporter Peter Vecsey broke the news. Police records obtained by the Shelter Island Reporter confirmed the arrest and noted he was Plumlee " "We are aware of the situation involving Miles," the Hawks said in a statement, via Cunningham.
6 September 2017
Jabari Parker is just the kind of player the Knicks would like to add in any trade involving Carmelo Anthony. The 2017 NBA offseason has been full of player movement, crazy trades and rampant rumors surrounding some of the league's biggest stars.
5 September 2017
Los Angeles Lakers small forward Brandon Ingram has been improving off the court as well as on it as he has revamped his diet. Los Angeles Lakers second year small forward Brandon Ingram struggled in his rookie season.
5 September 2017
MARCH 13: Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers warms up before a game against the Denver Nuggets on March 13, 2017 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms…
3 September 2017
"I haven't spoken to [James] and my intent [in asking for a trade], like I said, was for my best intentions," Irving said. "To look back at the amount of ground we covered in the last three-year span ... to really realize how special that was and how much stuff happened in that amount of time, I'd b…
1 September 2017
Pelicans rookie guard Frank Jackson underwent surgery on his foot and is expected to be out for 3-4 months, according to a source. Jackson was drafted out of Duke with the 31st overall pick after the Pelicans traded a pair of second round picks to select him.
1 September 2017
Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood shoots during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, W... The Salt Lake Tribune Utah Jazz's Dante Exum and Rodney Hood during a press conference at the Zions Bank Ba... Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood goes down hard after trying to shoot…
1 September 2017
You have to admire that Ainge goes with his convictions, but that comes with risks.
1 September 2017