| Jun 23, 2014
| 9:23 AM
In a move that was widely expected, Carmelo Anthony has informed the New York Knicks that he will opt out of the final year of his contract so that he can be wooed in free agency, according to multiple reports.
The frontrunners for the high-scoring...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Beyond his talents on the basketball court, LeBron James has a future in publicity. How else to explain the Miami Heat star's knack for keeping the NBA in the headlines during the dormant summer months, this time by announcing his free agency Tuesday -...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Phil Jackson has begun remaking the New York Knicks' roster to his liking, agreeing to acquire veteran point guard Jose Calderon from the Dallas Mavericks while relinquishing Tyson Chandler as part of a six-player trade that also involves a pair of...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:53 PM
In 2010, the Bulls entered free agency with roughly $32 million of salary-cap space and a ready-to-win roster.
This summer, the ready-to-win roster remains. Drop the cap space by roughly $20 million, though, and that would be factoring an amnesty...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:24 PM
STORRS – What Shabazz Napier started at UConn, Jalen Adams will continue.
Adams, one of the top guard prospects in the Class of 2015, made an oral commitment to attend UConn on Monday morning.
"I was sold on the program," Adams said by phone...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Would former Lakers coach Phil Jackson fit in JetBlue's new Mint class seats?
That was one of the questions posed last week to JetBlue President Robin Hayes at the Grove. Hayes and his team spent Thursday and Friday in L.A. with an open-air set up of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:24 PM
Finally someone (Steve Coburn) had the guts to say out loud how ridiculous it is to let horses who have not raced in the Derby and the Preakness to run in what is the hardest of the three races. What does it prove except that a well-rested horse has a...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Could Mike James, Lou Amundsen and Ronnie Brewer be crucial to landing Carmelo Anthony?
If that sounds crazy, so once did the idea of Anthony leaving $129 million on the table to bolt the Knicks.
But just more than two weeks before the start of NBA...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 3:23 PM
In 1993, Jerry Krause called Red Auerbach. And then he called Jerry West. What the Bulls' general manager wanted to know was why their teams had failed.
Of course, failure is a relative term, given that Krause hoped to pick the brains of those Hall of...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Not being able to watch Josh Beckett's no-hitter was bad enough, but for the most of Los Angeles to miss our homegrown hero's masterpiece is a disgrace.
As long as Dodgers pitchers keep throwing no-hitters this season,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves "hired" Flip Saunders, who is already their president of basketball operations, as head coach.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Utah Jazz has a deal in place with former Lakers assistant Quin Snyder to fill its head...