Clippers point guard Chris Paul should be available for the season opener despite a sprained thumb, per the Orange County Register.
Articles by Sam Amico
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — J.R. Smith hugged a member of the Cavaliers’ public relations staff and smiled widely when talking to the media.
HOUSTON ROCKETS Camp Location: Toyota Center, Houston. Coach: Mike D’Antoni, 12 years, 455-426 overall; first year with Rockets; . Last Season: 41-41, lost to Golden…
MIAMI HEAT Camp Location: Atlantis Resort, Bahamas. Coach: Erik Spoelstra, eight years, 399-241 overall. Last Season: 48-34, lost to Toroto in second round of playoffs….
The length of the contract was the main issue during negotiations between J.R. Smith and the Cavaliers, per The Plain Dealer.
Representatives from the NBA and players union will meet Wednesday night in New York to continue negotiations on a new collective-bargaining agreement, Amico Hoops has learned.
Random dribbles on the Cavaliers’ re-signing of J.R. Smith:
The Cavaliers have waived training camp invitee Toney Douglas.
J.R. Smith never wanted to play anywhere else and the Cavaliers were determined to keep him.
Clippers forward Blake Griffin to SiriusXM NBA Radio on his 2017 free agency: “Haven’t had the conversation with anybody. That includes friends, family, agents, coaches, teammates….
Lenny Wilkens has an opinion about holdouts. “No one wins,” he said. “Not the club, not the player, nobody.”
CLEVELAND – Nights like these explain why preseason games should be played in non-NBA cities such as Cincinnati, Pittsburgh or Fort Wayne, Ind.
Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant “never really cared for each other” during their time together in Oklahoma City, a one-time teammate of both told Amico Hoops,…
The Celtics continue to have interest in pursuing a trade for Jazz small forward Gordon Hayward, per ESPN.