Basketball

  • Lakers exercise contract options on Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, Kyle Kuzma and Brandon Ingram
    In what was likely an extremely easy decision for the team, the Los Angeles Lakers have exercised their team options for the 2019-20 season on guards Lonzo Ball and Josh Hart, and forwards Kyle Kuzma and Brandon Ingram. Ball earned Second Team All-Rookie honors in 2017-18, appearing in 52 games ... read more
    Source: BasketballPublished on 2018-10-16
  • Blazers owner Paul Allen dead at 65
    Tragedy has struck the worlds of pro sports, technology and beyond as Paul Allen has died. Here’s the Oregonian reporting: Paul Allen, longtime owner of the Portland Trail Blazers and one of the world’s richest men, died Monday in Seattle from complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He was 65. Allen, born ... read more
    Source: BasketballPublished on 2018-10-16
  • Cavs sign Larry Nance Jr. to contract extension
    The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed forward Larry Nance Jr. to a multi-year contract extension. “We are extremely excited to have Larry in a Cavaliers uniform long-term,” said Altman. “His athleticism is off the charts and his positive attitude, work ethic and most importantly, his desire to be in Cleveland embodies ... read more
    Source: BasketballPublished on 2018-10-16
  • Pacers sign Myles Turner to big contract extension
    The Indiana Pacers have signed forward/center Myles Turner to a multi-year contract extension. According to the Indianapolis Star, the extension is “a four-year deal that could be worth as much as $80 million… League sources told IndyStar that $72 million is guaranteed with the rest in incentives.” The 6-11, 250-pound ... read more
    Source: BasketballPublished on 2018-10-16
  • Suns waive Shaquille Harrison and Darrell Arthur
    The Phoenix Suns have waived guard Shaquille Harrison and forward Darrell Arthur. Harrison initially signed with the Suns on Feb. 21, 2018, and averaged 6.6 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.1 steals in 23 games last season, the first of his NBA career. Arthur was acquired by the Suns ... read more
    Source: BasketballPublished on 2018-10-16