Free-agent Jennings reportedly headed to Russia

Free-agent point guard Brandon Jennings reportedly will turn to Russia to revive his chances at the NBA. According to a report from Eurohoops.net, Jennings is nearing a deal with Russian club Zenit St. Petersburg. Jennings, 28, began his career overseas, opting to play in Italy immediately after high school, as opposed to playing in college. He […]



Rockets to bond in Bahamas in September

The Houston Rockets will get together in the Bahamas during the first week of September for about a week to bond and play basketball before training camp begins.



Every player in NBA history in one draft — Name your guy

It’s the dog days of the summer for everyone and everything associated with the NBA. So how about we take a brief respite from the guys signing two-way or Exhibit 10 contracts and try something a bit unique (OK, different)? You, basketball fans, are now an NBA general manager and in our dog-days world, every […]


Pacers’ Oladipo: ‘I play nothing safe now’

Indiana Pacers shooting guard Victor Oladipo has changed his mindset when it comes to the game of basketball, saying he pushes the envelope as opposed to playing it safe like he did earlier in his career.


Sixers hire former Duke, WNBA star Harding as full-time scout

Lindsey Harding is following a trail blazed by Jenny Boucek a dozen years ago. The Philadelphia 76ers have hired Harding, the former Duke and WNBA star, as a full-time scout. In being hired, Harding becomes only the second former WNBA player to be hired to fill a full-time scouting position in the NBA. Boucek, now […]



Pelicans, Timberwolves, Grizzlies, Suns tried to sign Shved

Euroleague star Alexey Shved continues to draw interest from the NBA and has turned down contract offers from the New Orleans Pelicans, Minnesota Timberwolves, Memphis Grizzlies and Phoenix Suns this summer, his agent tells HoopsHype.




Thompson: ‘I would like to be a Warrior for life’

Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson, who is currently under contract through the 2018-19 season, is due to make $18.9 million next year and will become an unrestricted free-agent in the summer of 2019.



Buss: Magic has ‘exceeded my expectations’ with Lakers

Magic Johnson was one of the greatest players in the history of basketball, both at the collegiate and professional levels. However, he was not a successful coach and was an even-worse talk-show host, but we digress. The transformation he, as president of basketball operations, along with general manager Rob Pelinka, have done to the Los […]