Articles by Sam Amico

Wizards’ Morris to miss start of camp

Washington Wizards starting forward Markieff Morris will undergo hernia surgery Friday and miss the start of training camp, according to a report from The Washington Post.

Fast Breaks: Bogdanovic, Brown, Magic

Bogdan Bogdanovic is fresh off making the All-EuroBasket Tournament Team, and now the Sacramento Kings finally get to unleash the Serbian star, writes James Ham…

NBA Season Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder

Coach: Billy Donovan. Key Returnees: Alex Abrines, Steven Adams, Semaj Christon, Nick Collison, Jerami Grant, Josh Huestis, Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott, Andre Roberson, Kyle Singler, Russell…

Weekly Mailbag: Cavs, West, Wizards

Your NBA questions for Amico Hoops, and my answers, in the latest weekly mailbag. Email inquiries to or use the contact form here.

NBA Season Preview: Atlanta Hawks

Coach: Mike Budenholzer. Key Returnees: Kent Bazemore, DeAndre Bembry, Malcolm Delaney, Ersan Ilyasova, Mike Muscala, Taurean Prince, Dennis Schroeder.

Cunningham agrees to Pelicans return

Free agent forward Dante Cunningham has agreed to a one-year, $2.3 million contract with the New Orleans Pelicans, according to a report from The Vertical.

Heat exercise team option on Winslow

As expected, the Miami Heat have exercised the team option on wing Justise Winslow, the team announced in a press release. Winslow’s option is reportedly…

Report: More than half of NBA lost money

Fourteen NBA teams lost money last season prior to payouts from collective revenue-sharing, and ” nine finished in the red even after accounting for those payments,…

Cavs Notes: Love, Thompson, draft picks

The Cleveland Cavaliers will have a considerably different look this season, and that’s the result of some wheeling and dealing by the front office.