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Blazers Ship Marcus Camby to Houston

There’s a lot of changes going on in Portland today.

Warriors Acquire Richard Jefferson

The second Stephen Jackson era in Golden State didn’t last long. Just days after he was traded to the Warriors from Milwaukee, he has been traded to the Spurs for Richard Jefferson according to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports. Gregg Popovich has always been a fan of Captain Jack and his desire to win.  Jackson [...]

Nets Make Deal for Gerald Wallace

It looks like the Trail Blazers are going to be wheeling and dealing before the trade deadline. The team has agreed to send Gerald Wallace to the Nets for Mehmet Okur, Shawne Williams and their 1st round pick in 2012 according to Adrian Wojnarowski.  The pick is only protected if it lands in the top three. [...]

Nets Not Interested in Williams-for-Gasol Swap with Lakers

It seems that Deron Williams is basically on his own for the time being in New Jersey with Dwight Howard set to opt-in on his contract and remain with the Magic for another season. Williams could walk at the end of the season in free agency with New Jersey getting nothing in return.  So, the [...]

Pacers Acquire Leandro Barbosa

The Pacers are adding some scoring punch as they have made a trade with the Raptors for Leandro Barbosa according to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports.  Toronto will receive a second round pick in return. Indiana had $14 is available cap space, more than any other team, to make a trade without having to give [...]

Nets Not Interested in Moving Deron Williams

With the news that Dwight Howard will not waive his early termination clause and will remain with the Magic for another season.  Or so that’s the latest being said although we’re still waiting for him to actually sign that paperwork to make it fact. If he does do that, it leaves the Nets in quite [...]

Sixers Add Sam Young

The Sixers have made a move today, acquiring Sam Young from the Grizzlies according to Bob Cooney of the Philadelphia Daily News. Memphis will get the rights to 2005 second round pick Ricky Sanchez in return. The Grizzlies were looking to make a move to get below the tax threshold which they were barely above. [...]

Howard Changes Mind Again, will return to Magic for ’12-’13

Anyone following the Dwight Howard saga has to be dizzy with all the flip-flopping going on. Wednesday was a wild day with Howard telling several teammates that he would waive his early termination option, only to do an about face hours later in a conference call with Magic ownership. Well, he has apparently changed his [...]

Minors: Williams back with Legends in season’s 50th assignment

By Steve LeMaster Fourth-year forward Sean Williams is back with the Texas Legends after drawing a re-assignment from the Dallas Mavericks. The assignment is the 50th in which an NBA player has been assigned to his D-League affiliate during the 2011-12 season. And it isn’t the first for Williams this season. It is the third [...]

Howard won’t commit to Magic for next season

Will he, won’t he. That is the game that has been played all afternoon with Dwight Howard and whether or not he will pick up the option for next season. Marc Stein of is reporting that Howard will not waive his early termination option for next season and he will become a free agent this [...]

Lakers, Blazers, T’Wolves Closing in on Deal

The Lakers have been looking to upgrade their bench and are close to deal to add some scoring punch LA is close to finalizing a three-way deal with Portland and Minnesota that would send Michael Beasley to the Lakers according to Chris Haynes of  The Blazers would get either Steve Blake or a draft [...]

Howard sitting on the fence for 2012-2013 season in Orlando

Earlier today, the talk was that Dwight Howard was telling his Orlando teammates that he would not be opting out of his contract at the end of the season and would remain with the club for one more season. Not so fast. According to Marc Spears and Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, multiple Magic have [...]

Report: Howard will not opt out of contract, remain in Orlando

Yet another twist and turn in the Dwight Howard saga in Orlando. WFTV Channel 9 reporter Christian Bruey tweets that Howard has told teammates that he will not opt out of his contract after the season and will remain with the Magic for one more season.  No official announcement will be made the Magic received [...]

D’Antoni Resigns as Knicks Coach

Well, that didn’t take long. Just hours after reports that the Knicks’ players were’tuning out’ Mike D’Antoni and there was growing friction between him and Carmelo Anthony, the New York coach has resigned from his position according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Assistants Phil Weber and Dan D’Antoni are also gone too. D’Antoni and [...]

Report: Jerry Sloan interested in Knicks job

With all the drama going on in NewYork surrounding coach Mike D’Antoni, it was only a matter of time before names came up to be his successor. One of those that would be interested in the Knicks’ job would be former Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan according to Sam Amick of  Sloan has been [...]