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2013 NBA Free Agency : Pistons Interested In C Jason Collins

According to media reports, The Detroit Pistons have expressed interested in signing veteran big man Jason Collins. In April, Collins made national news by becoming the first openly gay athlete in North America’s four major professional leagues. The Pistons have had an eventful off-season by signing star forward Josh Smith and trading Brandon Knight to Milwaukee for Brandon Jennings.  Also, they drafted Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Tony Mitchell, and Peyton Siva. League-wide
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Net Gain? The Real Reason Andrei Kirilenko Went To Brooklyn.

Some may wonder why a superstar would leave $10 million on the table to play for another team for less, then again, not many players are Andrei Kirilenko. Kirilenko, who would leave opt-out of a more lucrative deal from the Minnesota Timberwolves, signed a two-year, $3.18 million contract with the Brooklyn Nets, with the second year is a player option. It is an odd move considering Kirilenko walked away from
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Cavs Land Bynum: The Question Remains, Will He Return to All-Star Form?

The Cleveland Cavaliers have had a busy and productive off season so far. Even though this year’s NBA Draft had a weaker class, they still have a possible star in former UNLV forward Anthony Bennett. After letting go of Omri Casspi and Wayne Ellington, and losing Mareese Speights to the Golden State Warriors through free agency, the pickups of Jarrett Jack, Earl Clark and now Andrew Bynum, Cleveland is clearly looking
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NBA: Miami Heat Amnesty Wingman Mike Miller

According to's Brian Windhorst, the Miami Heat have waived shooting guard/small forward Mike Miller via the amnesty provision. Due to the Heat using the amnesty clause on the solid playoff contributor Miller, Miami will cut down what was going to be a huge luxury tax bill by half. However, the Heat still owe Miller $12.8 million over the next two years to fulfill their contractual obligations. Although Miller has
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Cleveland Cavaliers Free Agency : With A Healthy Bynum, Are The Cavs A Playoff Team?

CLEVELAND – With the last details of his two-year $24.5 million deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers still being finalized, new Cavs center Andrew Bynum instantly makes Cleveland a playoff contender. The former two-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, the 25-year-old Bynum gives Cleveland a legitimate force in the middle and down in the low post to pair up with Tristan Thompson and oft-injured Brazilian standout Anderson Varejao. Before being
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2013 NBA Free Agency : Andrew Bynum Agrees To Two-Year $24.5 Million Deal With Cavs.

CLEVELAND  - According to media reports, free agent center Andrew Bynum has agreed to a two-year deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Bynum, 25, averaged 18.7 points and 11.8 rebounds and 1.9 blocks with the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2011-12 season before being traded to the Philadelphia 76ers for Dwight Howard and draft picks, chose the Cavaliers over the Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks. The deal is worth $24 million, with
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2013 NBA Free Agency: Knicks Looking At Several Veterans, Yet Who Makes The Most Sense?

The New York Knicks have been working hard to sign another player during the 2013 NBA Free Agency period, and it seems a veteran role player will get signed. Someone like Kenyon Martin, Raja Bell, Baron Davis, or Aaron Brooks are the likely candidates for the Knicks. One player who the organization attempted to bring in is power forward Elton Brand and were unable to get him to sign for a
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2013 NBA Free Agency: G Jarrett Jack Signs 4-Year $25 Million Deal with Cavs

Two days after signing free-agent forward Earl Clark, the Cleveland Cavaliers have struck again in signing guard Jarrett Jack, formerly of Golden State. Jack, 29, averaged 12.9 points, 5.5 assists, 3.1 assists while shooting 40.4 percent from three-point range in 79 regular-season games for the Warriors and 17.2 points, 4.4 assists, 4.7 assists in 12 post-season games during the 2012-13 NBA Playoffs. In Cleveland, the eight-year veteran out of Georgia
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2013 NBA Free Agency: F Josh Smith Signs 4-Year $56 Million Deal With Pistons

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2013 NBA Free Agency: O.J. Mayo Signs Three-Year $24 Million Deal With Bucks, What Will His Impact Be?

MILWAUKEE – With free-agent shooting guard O.J. Mayo agreeing to a three-year, $24 million deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, per Adrian Wojnarowski of Y! Sports, what will his impact be in Milwaukee for the Bucks? Mayo, who averaged 15.3 points, 4.4 assists and shot 40.3 from three-point range, had a tendency to commit bad turnovers and play suspect off-the-ball defense in Dallas. In Milwaukee, Mayo joins a playoff team that