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A First Round Exit By The Oklahoma City Thunder Isn’t Exactly Surprising

The Oklahoma City Thunder arguably made the biggest moves in the off-season by acquiring Paul George and Carmelo Anthony. A super team created for the sole purpose to compete with the Golden State Warriors. On paper a lineup with George, Anthony and the reigning MVP Russell Westbrook looks great. Looks also are deceiving. Finding chemistry takes time and the Thunder got off to a slow start and were 8-12 after
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Warriors Dispatch Thunder in Impressive Fashion

Heading to the All-Star break, the Golden State Warriors were in unfamiliar territory. Struggling to defend, needing the break and looking up in the standings. Their first test came tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder a team that had won the two previous meetings by double digits. Surprisingly enough, neither team shot well to begin the game and at one point the Thunder led 35-34 with a little under five
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Carmelo Anthony ‘Unsure’ Why Trade to Rockets Didn’t Happen

Carmelo Anthony made it very clear that he wanted to be traded to the Houston Rockets this offseason, but the New York Knicks did not grant him his wish. After months of talking with the Rockets, the Knicks decided to trade Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder. It was a trade that Anthony accepted, but it was not his preferred destination. According to Anthony in a recent interview, a trade
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BREAKING: Knicks SF Carmelo Anthony Traded To Oklahoma City Thunder

This NBA off-season has been full of surprises when it comes to trades. From guard Jimmy Butler being sent to the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night, guard Chris Paul going to the Houston Rockets, forward Paul George heading to the Oklahoma City Thunder, to Kyrie Irving forcing his way out of the Cleveland Cavaliers it's been an eventful summer. Now as training camps are about to start another move has
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Houston Rockets: Chris Paul Trade Could Land Carmelo Anthony

On Wednesday, the league experienced it's first mega trade when the Los Angeles Clippers traded Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets. Carmelo Anthony could be next to land in Houston as well. With Chris Paul now in Houston, it has many in the league wondering what could be for the Rockets with CP3 now teaming up with James Harden. But the Rockets may not be done yet, as Tim McMahon
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Buyout Between New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony Would Be Best for Both Sides

We all know the situation between the New York Knicks and Carmelo Anthony, as it has dragged out for the last year. Now, it looks like Carmelo Anthony might want out of New York, as reports have circulated that his representatives has talked about a potential buyout from the Knicks. Carmelo wants to remain with the Knicks and stay in New York. Phil Jackson feels that he doesn't fit the
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Reports: Carmelo Anthony Finalizing 5-Year $129 Million Max-Deal To Return To Knicks

[caption id="attachment_28114" align="aligncenter" width="500"] (March 25, 2014 - Source: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images North America)[/caption] According to ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, the New York Knicks and free-agent small forward Carmelo Anthony are finalizing a new five-year $129 million max-deal. Anthony, 29, had serious interest from both the Chicago Bulls and Houston Rockets. Per reports, Anthony’s representatives have told both Chicago and Houston to move on.  One of the most coveted free
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NBA News & Notes: James Returns Home, Thomas Traded To Suns and Bosh Staying In Miami

[caption id="attachment_28096" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Chris Covatta- Getty Images North America[/caption] Today marked a busy day for the NBA with the featured story being that LeBron James has decided to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers after spending his last four seasons with the Miami Heat. There were also several trades today one involving  Houston Rockets point guard  Jeremy Lin and the other Sacramento Kings point guard Isaiah Thomas got sent to
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 NBA Free Agency: Chris Bosh vs. the Triangle

[caption id="attachment_27986" align="aligncenter" width="400"] (June 14, 2014 - Source: Andy Lyons/Getty Images North America)[/caption] His name is so cool to say. Chris Bosh. Especially his last name. Say Bosh three times fast real quick. It sounds interesting to say the least. The same can be said of Bosh as well. He is at the absolute least, an interesting character. Bosh grew up in the Dallas area and was always rebounding
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NBA: Laker For Life, Kobe Inks 2-Year, $48.5 Million Extension

Whatever the Los Angeles Lakers’ future plans are, they included Kobe Bryant front and center. The longtime Lakers’ star signed a two-year contract extension Monday, making sure the face of the franchise for most of the past two decades remains the same.  The business became official earlier this morning in Los Angeles, when Bryant signed the extension, worth a reported $48 million (per ESPN’s Chris Broussard) at Lakers headquarters. ESPNLosAngeles.com’s