NBA: LA Lakers Refused To Give DeMarcus Cousins A Cheap One-Year Deal & Surrounded LeBron With 3 Role Players

NBA: LA Lakers Refused To Give DeMarcus Cousins A Cheap One-Year Deal & Surrounded LeBron With 3 Role Players

Did the Los Angeles Lakers made the right decision to pass on DeMarcus Cousins? Before the 2018 NBA free agency started, DeMarcus Cousins emerged as one of the top offseason targets of the Los Angeles Lakers. After Paul George re-signed with the…

NBA Rumors: Jimmy Butler Wants Out Of ‘Nonchalant’ Timberwolves, Plans To Team With Kyrie Irving On East Team

NBA Rumors: Jimmy Butler Wants Out Of ‘Nonchalant’ Timberwolves, Plans To Team With Kyrie Irving On East Team

According to the ‘Chicago Sun-Times,’ Butler has been ‘fed up’ with the attitude of many of his younger Minnesota teammates, including superstar center Karl-Anthony Towns. Thanks to its “big three” of Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins, and Jimmy Butler, the Minnesota Timberwolves had…

Basketball Australia boss feared for players after Philippines brawl

Basketball Australia boss feared for players after Philippines brawl

Basketball Australia chief executive Anthony Moore says the Australian Boomers feared for their safety in the aftermath of a brawl in the Philippines on Monday night. Moore faced the media on Tuesday following the brawl between players, officials and crowd members at…

Reddit’s NBA Sleuths Scoured Flight Logs To Find Out That LeBron James Is Headed To L.A. As Free Agency Begins

Reddit’s NBA Sleuths Scoured Flight Logs To Find Out That LeBron James Is Headed To L.A. As Free Agency Begins

All eyes are on LeBron as free agency starts at the stroke of midnight on Sunday. Don’t tell the NBA referees, but LeBron James is traveling. The super-sleuths at Reddit’s r/NBA subreddit scoured flight logs to find a private plane that went…

NBA Rumors: Julius Randle Not Returning To Lakers, ‘SB Nation’ Reports, Leaving More Work Needed Around LeBron

NBA Rumors: Julius Randle Not Returning To Lakers, ‘SB Nation’ Reports, Leaving More Work Needed Around LeBron

The Lakers would need to go to work in replacing their talented big man and leading scorer last season. Julius Randle reportedly isn’t coming back to the Los Angeles Lakers, and suddenly the team on top of the world after signing LeBron…

Knicks offering deal to Magic swingman, who wants more

Knicks offering deal to Magic swingman, who wants more

The Knicks have an offer on the table for 6-foot-8 Orlando combo forward Mario Hezonja for a portion of the $8.6 million, midlevel exception on a one-year deal, according to an NBA source. The sharpshooting Hezonja was seeking a multi-year deal, but…

Knicks bring back young center for $1.6 million

Knicks bring back young center for $1.6 million

The Knicks apparently really like center Luke Kornet. The Post has learned the Knicks have agreed to terms on a one-year deal for $1.6 million for Kornet, who was a restricted free agent. The $1.6 million stands as more than his minimum,…

Big man hoping to get full-time deal with Knicks or elsewhere

Big man hoping to get full-time deal with Knicks or elsewhere

Luke Kornet has participated in David Fizdale’s workouts the past five weeks, the new Knicks coach hoping to add another dimension to Kornet’s game and make him not just a 3-point, big-man specialist. Fizdale wants the 7-foot free-agent Kornet to be able…

NBA: Celtics ‘More Likely’ To Trade Kyrie Irving Than Jayson Tatum For Kawhi Leonard, Per ‘Sports Illustrated’

NBA: Celtics ‘More Likely’ To Trade Kyrie Irving Than Jayson Tatum For Kawhi Leonard, Per ‘Sports Illustrated’

Does trading Kyrie Irving for Kawhi Leonard make sense for the Boston Celtics? The Boston Celtics are one of the NBA teams who are currently heavily engaged in trade discussions with the San Antonio Spurs involving Kawhi Leonard. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN…

NBA Rumors: Celtics Not Willing To Trade Jayson Tatum Or Jaylen Brown For Kawhi Leonard, Per ‘Boston Herald’

NBA Rumors: Celtics Not Willing To Trade Jayson Tatum Or Jaylen Brown For Kawhi Leonard, Per ‘Boston Herald’

According to Steve Bulpett of Boston Herald, the Boston Celtics engaged in a trade discussion with the San Antonio Spurs centered on Kawhi Leonard but the brief call reportedly “went nowhere.” San Antonio Spurs superstar Kawhi Leonard is currently the hottest commodity…

Lakers’ plan unfolding: Want Kawhi as LeBron sweetener

Lakers’ plan unfolding: Want Kawhi as LeBron sweetener

The race is on. With LeBron James facing a Friday deadline on whether to opt out of his contract with the Cavaliers, the Lakers are under pressure to sweeten the landing spot for the superstar by trading for Spurs All-Star forward Kawhi…

Woman in middle of NBA’s crazy love triangle makes awards debut

Woman in middle of NBA’s crazy love triangle makes awards debut

Nick Young and Keonna Green hit Monday’s NBA Awards together, about two years after the Warriors guard’s engagement to pop star Iggy Azalea fell apart. Looking cozy on the carpet, Young, 33, paired a fishnet T-shirt with leather slacks, while the mother…