Skip to content
  1. Report: Clippers reach deals with Jamal Crawford, Chauncey Billups

    Jul 5, 2012, 2:26 PM EST

    jamal-crawford-blazers-clippers

    The battle for Los Angeles games next year are going to be amazing. And we could see those battles deep in the playoffs. The Clippers addressed a key need Thursday by reaching a three-year agreement with Jamal Crawford, reports the Los Angeles Times. At the same time they reached a deal to bring back injured…

  2. Kidd bails on multi-year deal to return to Dallas, going to Knicks

    Jul 5, 2012, 2:09 PM EST

    New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin defends Dallas Mavericks point guard Jason Kidd in the second half of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York

    UPDATE 5:03 pm: No Jason Kidd, either. Mavericks officials thought they had a deal close, as you can read below, but Kidd has decided to become the new point guard for Mike Woodson and the New York Knicks. Details coming. 2:09 pm: No Deron Williams. No Steve Nash. So the Dallas Mavericks are back with…

  3. Steve Nash calls going to Lakers “surprise” but is excited

    Jul 5, 2012, 1:47 PM EST

    Suns guard Nash looks to drive on Mavericks center Mahinmi during their NBA basketball game in Dallas, Texas

    Even Steve Nash didn’t expect to be a Laker. Well, he was hip to the idea before the rest of us were, but it was just a couple weeks ago that Nash was saying it would be hard to picture himself as a Laker. But things change in free agency. Fast. Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak…

  4. Lakers not moving Gasol after Nash trade. Nor should they.

    Jul 5, 2012, 12:55 PM EST

    Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol walks off the court after a season-ending loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game 5 of the NBA western conference semi-finals in Oklahoma City

    Once Lakers fans realized that they had not imbibed so much on the Fourth of July that they hallucinated their team had signed Steve Nash… well, first they went and got another drink. But not long after another question came up: Do we keep Pau Gasol or still try to trade him? Lakers management has…

  5. Magic reach deal to bring Jameer Nelson back to Orlando

    Jul 5, 2012, 12:17 PM EST

    Orlando Magic v Indiana Pacers - Game Five

    With the soap opera that is the Dwight Howard saga drawing headlines, it was not a huge story when free agent Jameer Nelson opted for free agency this summer. But with that the Magic could have lost arguably their second best player to a new home. Instead, Nelson has agreed to a three-year deal to…

  6. Nash to the Lakers the right move for Phoenix, but a bitter one for Suns fans to swallow

    Jul 5, 2012, 11:40 AM EST

    Steve Nash

    The Lakers appeared to be a longshot at best to acquire Steve Nash, but unexpectedly pulled off the deal that will send multiple draft picks back to Phoenix in exchange for the two-time MVP’s services. The sign-and-trade deal will net Nash a contract of three years and more than $25 million to play for the…

  7. With Nash out of picture, Knicks trying to bring back Felton

    Jul 5, 2012, 11:38 AM EST

    Portland Trail Blazers v Golden State Warriors

    The Knicks lost out on their target — they thought they were the front-runners for Steve Nash, but he chose being close to his family over his second home in New York. So now the Knicks are looking at bringing back Raymond Felton, tweets Frank Isola of the New York Daily News. Knicks have emerged…

  8. Multiple sources confirm Hornets to match offer, keep Gordon

    Jul 5, 2012, 9:26 AM EST

    eric-gordon

    We told you this the night that the Suns made their max offer to Eric Gordon: There is no way the Hornets were letting him go. While Gordon issued a statement — a plea really — saying he wanted to go to Phoenix it was clear New Orleans would match the Gordon offer and keep…

  9. Will Grant Hill join Steve Nash in Los Angeles?

    Jul 5, 2012, 8:47 AM EST

    Sacramento Kings v Phoenix Suns

    Could Grant Hill follow Steve Nash to Hollywood? Can you picture him coming off the bench for he Los Angeles Lakers? Maybe. Frank Isola of the New York Daily News (and NBC SportsTalk regular) tweeted this recently: Grant Hill will either join Steve Nash and the Lakers or retire, a source close to the veteran…

  10. Big day for Ray: Allen set to meet with Heat Thursday

    Jul 5, 2012, 8:20 AM EST

    Miami Heat v Boston Celtics - Game Six

    Miami has put on the full court press to lure Ray Allen to the Heat. Wednesday that included Dwyane Wade tweeting: 2morrow is a big day for#HeatNation.. A tweet that was retweeted and added to by LeBron James. Thursday is the day Allen meets with Heat brass and discusses joining the Heat. Memphis has offered…

  11. Report: Lin gets offer from Rockets, Knicks will match

    Jul 5, 2012, 3:44 AM EST

    Atlanta Hawks v New York Knicks

    When free agency started a few days back we all thought Jeremy Lin would remain with the Knicks when free agency ended. And he will, it’s just going to cost New York a lot more than it thought. Lin spent the Fourth of July in Houston with Rockets general manager Daryl Morey and gave him…

  12. Suns come to terms with deals for Dragic, Beasley

    Jul 5, 2012, 2:06 AM EST

    goran-dragic-rockets-suns

    You know what they say. If you can’t have the two-time MVP and franchise player, make sure you spend $14.5 million every year for Goran Dragic and Michael Beasley. The Suns came to terms with two big free agents the same day they dealt Steve Nash in a sign-and-trade to the Lakers. First, they came…

  13. Patient Lakers again wait for right deal, get to chase another ring for Kobe

    Jul 5, 2012, 12:28 AM EST

    Kobe nash

    Trade Pau Gasol. Trade Andrew Bynum and get Dwight Howard. Amnesty Metta World Peace. Blow the whole thing up. Lakers message boards and Los Angeles talk radio was filled with those kinds of comments from a rabid fan base from before the Lakers fell in the second round of the playoffs for the second consecutive…

  14. Steve Nash issues statement after being traded to the Lakers

    Jul 4, 2012, 10:19 PM EST

    San Antonio Spurs v Phoenix Suns

    The Lakers acquiring Steve Nash through a sign-and-trade deal with the Suns was unexpected, to say the very least. New York and Toronto were considered the frontrunners to land Nash, but being close to family and having the opportunity to compete for a championship were factors that turned out to be more important than many…

  15. Steve Nash traded to Lakers for package of picks

    Jul 4, 2012, 8:39 PM EST

    Steve Nash Kobe Bryant

    The Los Angeles Lakers just lost out on getting Chris Paul just before last season, but it looks like they now have the point guard that turns them into a contender again. They are now the West Coast superstar team to compete with the Miami Heat. Multiple sources say the Suns have come to a…

  16. Spencer Hawes agree to two-year deal to stay with 76ers

    Jul 4, 2012, 6:31 PM EST

    Spencer Hawes

    It has a nice ring of patriotism to have Spencer Hawes decide on July 4 there is no place like our former national capital Philadelphia and agree to stay with the red, white and blue 76ers. Which is exactly what happened, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports and the NBC Sports Network. Free-agent center Spencer…

  17. Video: Suns welcome Goran Dragic back to Phoenix for free agent visit

    Jul 4, 2012, 5:00 PM EST

    goran-dragic-rockets-suns

    It’s nice to see the Suns welcome one of their former players back for a free agent visit, even if the same people who sent him away via trade are the ones pursuing him once again. Phoenix rolled out the orange carpet for Goran Dragic this week, with team employees lining his entrance route back…

  18. Bucks make offer to keep Ilyasova, but he’s got options

    Jul 4, 2012, 3:29 PM EST

    Milwaukee Bucks' Ersan Ilyasova   goes up for a shot against Toronto Raptors' Alan Anderson during the second half of their NBA basketball game in Milwaukee Wisconsin

    All the world loves a stretch four. Apparently, anyway. There has been a lot of interest in Turkish forward Ersan Ilyasova, one of those players that leads most fans to shrug but most GMs to nod knowingly. Ilyasova had talks with Toronto and Milwaukee (and the Nets, although after Brooklyn reached a deal with Mirza…

  19. Clippers meet with Jamal Crawford, scheduled to meet with Ray Allen next

    Jul 4, 2012, 2:14 PM EST

    jamal-crawford-blazers-clippers

    The Clippers’ plans in free agency are fairly simple, and make a lot of sense to anyone who watched them last season: Upgrade the outside shooting to open things up for Chris Paul and Blake Griffin to do what they do inside. The team took steps in that direction on Tuesday by bringing in Jamal…

  20. Report: Knicks working hard to land Nash, but hesitant to give up Iman Shumpert

    Jul 4, 2012, 12:50 PM EST

    nash-knicks

    Steve Nash is an unrestricted free agent who is being courted at the moment by at least four teams: the Knicks, Raptors, Mavericks, and Lakers. Conspicuously absent from that list are the Suns, but all signs show that they’re ready to move on, and won’t come up with the money or the years that others are…

Featured video

Could Sixers be worst team in NBA history?
Top 10 NBA Player Searches
  1. D. Rose (8398)
  2. D. Wade (6851)
  3. K. Durant (6732)
  4. D. Howard (6580)
  5. T. Jones (5335)
  1. R. Westbrook (5195)
  2. T. Harris (5083)
  3. B. Jennings (5070)
  4. T. Gibson (5065)
  5. K. Martin (5006)