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NBA viewer's guide: Warriors, Thunder highlight must-watch list
Can we nominate the Oklahoma City Thunder as the most interesting least interesting team in the NBA? After Kevin Durant leaving to join the Golden State Warriors in July, there's no franchise that took such a dramatic step backward this offseason that will be as intriguing to watch this year as
Jim Boeheim, Syracuse coach, says Carmelo Anthony unlikely to be champ
Carmelo Anthony made men's Olympic basketball history on Sunday when he won his third gold medal. Two days later, Anthony's college coach offered a sobering prediction for the remainder of the veteran's NBA career. "He's unlikely to win an NBA title Syracuse Orange ?coach Jim Boeheim said,
Derrick Rose : No. 25 jersey signifies 'a new step in the right direction'
Derrick Rose wore jersey No. 1 with the Chicago Bulls . This season, his first with the New York Knicks , Rose will wear No. 25, a number he says signifies a "new step" in his career. "The past is the past, but that No. 1, I think, will always be stuck with me. It's always going to remind people
B.J. Armstrong advises LeBron to 'get rid of all the comparisons'
B.J. Armstrong played six seasons and won three championships with Michael Jordan , which gives him an up-close, personal and unique perspective on the psyche of the player widely regarded as the greatest of all time. Armstrong, 48, does not believe it impossible for a current player to surpass
Jimmy Butler says he didn't make Bulls' personnel decisions
Jimmy Butler brushes aside the notion that he had a hand in the exits of multiple longtime Chicago Bulls players during the offseason. "That has nothing to do with me. I don't move guys," Butler said before Thursday's Team USA practice at the United Center in Chicago. "It's like I always say:
Melo can't believe Dwyane Wade left Heat for Bulls
CHICAGO -- Like many people around the NBA, New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony couldn't believe that Dwyane Wade actually decided to leave the Miami Heat and sign with the Chicago Bulls . "I was shocked," Anthony said before Thursday's Team USA practice at the United Center. "I was shocked
What does McCollum's max mean for the future of the Blazers?
On Monday, Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum became the first player from the 2013 draft class to sign an extension to his rookie contract, a standard four-year, maximum deal that nonetheless has a host of interesting implications for the Blazers' future. Extending McCollum is the last
Forecast: 2016-17 East standings
Welcome to our ninth annual Summer Forecast! In the next couple of weeks, we'll share our early projections for every team, and predict the rookie of the year, MVP, best newcomers, NBA champion and much, much more. Today, we kick things off with a look at the 2016-17 Eastern Conference standings.
Derrick Rose : Knicks being put in same 'super team' class as Warriors
How high are expectations for the revamped New York Knicks ? New point guard Derrick Rose curiously said some have put New York in the same "super team" class as the Golden State Warriors . "With these teams right now, they're saying us and Golden State are the super teams, and they're trying not