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Report: Multiple Cavs players wanted Kyrie Irving to stay

You better believe the Cleveland Cavaliers are still thinking about their 2017 Finals loss. According to Dave McMenamin of ESPN, multiple Cavaliers wanted Kyrie Irving to remain on the roster so they could have another crack at the Golden State Warriors in next year’s Finals: “Multiple Cavs

Klay Thompson hilariously defends missed 360 dunk

Klay Thompson commented on his trip to China and that incredibly hilarious missed 360 dunk again at an event on Wednesday. Last month when Thompson talked about the missed dunk, he made jokes about how he knew he “hit rock bottom” when Zaza Pachulia challenged him to a dunk contest, but said

Irving worth ‘heavy price’ – Ainge

Boston Celtics executive Danny Ainge said Kyrie Irving’s blend of youth, championship experience and sheer skill made him worth the “heavy price” of trading away Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. Irving, who reached the NBA Finals with the Cleveland Cavaliers each of the past three seasons

London Perrantes signs NBA deal

Former UVa point guard London Perrantes has signed an NBA deal. The San Antonio Spurs announced on Wednesday that they’ve signed the California native. The 6-foot-2 floor general will go down as an all-time favorite for UVa fans.  Take a look at his four-year at Virginia by the numbers and it’

Kyrie Irving trade keeps NBA’s popularity, hectic summer rolling

When the NBA’s Adam Silver era officially began in Feb. 2014, the new commissioner wasted no time in sharing the boldest item on his to-do list. Surpass the NFL in terms of popularity. “I think this game should be a rival to football,” he said at the time. More than three years later, as the NFL

Hearing that some in the Knicks front office see Jarrett Jack and Archie Goodwin as potential free agent additions at point guard. Jack would provide the Knicks with a veteran presence in the locker room and on the floor. Goodwin fits the mold of the direction the Knicks are heading toward — a youn…

Hearing that some in the Knicks front office see Jarrett Jack and Archie Goodwin as potential free agent additions at point guard. Jack would provide the Knicks with a veteran presence in the locker room and on the floor. Goodwin fits the mold of the d…

Okaro White drafted away from Heat in G-League expansion (sort of)

Okaro White remains a member of the Miami Heat . . . even though he was selected by the Memphis Hustle in the second round of Wednesday’s G-League expansion draft. The upshot is that if White is not among the 15 players on the Heat’s opening-night roster, then his development-league rights would

LeBron James Spotted at UCLA’s Men’s Gym Run

LeBron James surprised fans and players when he was spotted in a matchup with multiple UCLA players and fellow NBA stars on Wednesday.  It was the second campus sighting of the star forward in as many days after he shared video of himself at the Bruins’ practice gym running drills on Tuesday.  James