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NBA free agency: Latest buzz, rumblings and reports
NBA free agency is officially underway. Where will this summer's top targets land? Keep it here for the latest news, rumors and rumblings across the league.? More: FA list | Best available? Deals?| Rumors? ?| Player movement July 18 updates 9:59 p.m. ET:? Free-agent guard Mario Chalmers is
Today in History
Today in History Today is Monday, Aug. 14, the 226th day of 2017. There are 139 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 14, 1947, Pakistan became independent of British rule. On this date: In 1848, the Oregon Territory was created. In 1900, international forces, including
LeBron: The Sequel
This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Feb. 27 Entertainment Issue. "When LeBron was playing with the Heat, they went to Cleveland, and he wanted to spend the night. They don't do overnights. Teams just don't. So now [coach Erik] Spoelstra has to text [president Pat] Riley and say, 'What do I do
What we learned from the Lonzo Ball Show in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS -- Jason Kidd has heard the comparisons of Lonzo Ball to himself many times since Ball began to shine at UCLA last season. Some even think that Ball looks a bit like Kidd when he came out as a highly acclaimed pass-first point guard and the No. 2 overall pick out of Cal in the 1994 draft.
Lakers' Lonzo Ball suffers calf tightness, exits summer game
LAS VEGAS -- Lonzo Ball left Sunday's win over the Dallas Mavericks with tightness in his right calf, but the Los Angeles Lakers ?rookie hopes to play in the Las Vegas summer league championship game. The Lakers' No. 2 overall pick said he will receive treatment leading up to Monday night's
Without Big Baller Brand shoes, Lonzo Ball puts on show in win
LAS VEGAS -- Wearing Nikes and not Big Baller Brand shoes, Lonzo Ball had his best game of the Las Vegas summer league with LeBron James watching. Ball exploded for 35 points, 11 assists, 8 rebounds, 5 steals and 2 blocks in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 103-102 win over the Philadelphia 76ers at Thomas
Lakers' Brandon Ingram to miss rest of summer league with leg cramps
Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram will miss the remainder of the Las Vegas Summer League after suffering cramping in his right calf, the team announced Saturday. Ingram fell to the floor, clutching his right leg, after missing a potential game-winning shot in a 96-93 loss to the LA Clippers
Magic Johnson says Lonzo Ball 'has greatness written all over him'
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Lakers wasted no time heaping sky-high expectations upon Lonzo Ball, whom they drafted with the No. 2 overall pick in Thursday's NBA draft. When the organization introduced Ball on Friday at the team's practice facility, Lakers president of basketball
Grandpa with dreams of playing for the NBA says he's 'not going to give up'
Calvin Roberts, a 61-year-old grandpa from Las Vegas, Nevada, said he’s “not going to give up” until he finally fulfills his dream of playing for the NBA . “This has always been a passion of mine and to be able to get into the NBA and enjoy the experience of being there, I’m excited and I really am