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  • Spoelstra calls dealing Norris Cole, 'one of the tougher calls'

    Spoelstra calls dealing Norris Cole, 'one of the tougher calls'
    Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said Friday that the most difficult part of parting with four players at Thursday's NBA trading deadline was dealing point guard Norris Cole. Cole was dealt along with Danny Granger, Shawne Williams and Justin Hamilton in...
  • George Karl absolutely is the right choice to coach the Sacramento Kings

    NEW YORK George Karl is an NBA coaching construction supervisor. He builds things. He takes blueprints players and schemes and theories and puts them on paper, puts them together and transforms one losing franchise after another. After all these years,...
  • ASK IRA: Should Heat make push for Ray Allen?

    ASK IRA: Should Heat make push for Ray Allen?
    Q: Hassan Whiteside passes out of the double team to Ray Allen. Allen for three, yes! Can't you see it this April? If somehow the Heat players can stay healthy and Ray Allen is willing to re-sign with the Heat, aren't the Heat just a point guard and maybe...
  • Bulls title odds take a slight tumble

    Bulls title odds take a slight tumble
    The Chicago Bulls' odds of winning an NBA title this season have dropped slightly based on some sports betting websites' preseason projections. MyTopSportsBooks.com gives the Bulls 8-1 odds to win the NBA Finals, down from the 6-1 odds the sportsbook...
  • Hyde: How does Pat Riley keep doing it?

    Hyde: How does Pat Riley keep doing it?
    How does he do it? How does he keep outsmarting everyone? How does Pat Riley continue throwing scraps in the air and grabbing other teams' gems? The Heat team without a point guard or any apparent trade assets got one of the better point guards Thursday...
  • Blake Griffin to miss three weeks, but that's good news to Clippers

    Doc Rivers hardly sounded like someone who had just lost one of his best players for an extended stretch amid perhaps the toughest part of his team's schedule. Instead, the Clippers coach seemed almost carefree Monday evening when he met with...
  • Former Trail Blazers player, Longwood University star Jerome Kersey dies at 52

    Former Trail Blazers player, Longwood University star Jerome Kersey dies at 52
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jerome Kersey, the versatile small forward who helped the Portland Trail Blazers reach two NBA Finals and won a title with the San Antonio Spurs in 1999, died Wednesday. He was 52. The cause of death wasn't immediately known....
  • Former Trail Blazers, Spurs player Jerome Kersey dies at age 52

    Former Trail Blazers, Spurs player Jerome Kersey dies at age 52
    PORTLAND, Ore. — Jerome Kersey, the versatile small forward who helped the Portland Trail Blazers reach two NBA Finals and won a title with the San Antonio Spurs in 1999, died Wednesday. He was 52. The Trail Blazers confirmed Wednesday night...
  • AP Source: Wolves, Nets discussing Kevin Garnett trade

    The Timberwolves and Brooklyn Nets are discussing a deal that would bring Kevin Garnett back to Minnesota, the place where his brilliant career began and to the franchise that he put on the map. The two teams had exploratory talks on Wednesday, one day...
  • Blood clot killed former Trail Blazers player Jerome Kersey

    Blood clot killed former Trail Blazers player Jerome Kersey
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The state medical examiner says former Portland Trail Blazers player Jerome Kersey died from a blood clot that traveled from his left calf to his left lung. The announcement Thursday comes a day after Kersey died at 52. He had...
  • Blazers grieve for Jerome Kersey; death linked to blood clot

    Blazers grieve for Jerome Kersey; death linked to blood clot
    PORTLAND -- Terry Porter knew Jerome Kersey was special. There was, of course, the talent on the court, but also something more lasting: the "joy and his smile, the way he embraced life." Kersey died Wednesday night at 52. The state medical examiner...