| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:38 PM
The Lakers have waived point guard Kendall Marshall in a salary cap move that should help open up space to re-sign guard Nick Young.
Marshall, who averaged 8.0 points and 8.8 assists a game through 54 appearances last season, after joining the Lakers in...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:15 PM
It's still unknown if Carmelo Anthony or Nikola Mirotic will suit up for the Bulls next season.
But while the former situation is out of the Bulls' control — beyond their well-received pitch Tuesday — the latter is completely in their hands....
| Jul 5, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Carmelo Anthony didn't deliver his free-agency decision Saturday, but the Bulls hope he delivered a message.
Several national media outlets reported that the Lakers have joined the Knicks and Bulls as serious contenders for the seven-time All-Star's...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:40 AM
The international man of mystery finally could be unveiled.
Spanish website HoopsHype.com reported Friday morning that Nikola Mirotic has chosen to leave Real Madrid and pay his buyout of roughly $3 million. Per league rules, the Bulls are able to pay...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Pau Gasol's run in Los Angeles with the Lakers could be over.
The 34-year-old free agent rejected a two-year, $10 million-plus contract offer from the Lakers, Yahoo Sports reported Friday. The Chicago Bulls and San Antonio Spurs looked to be the top...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:18 PM
LAS VEGAS — In an elegant essay Friday penned with senior writer Lee Jenkins for Sports Illustrated, LeBron James announced he's going home to the Cavaliers.
The Cavaliers are talented but young and unproven. The Heat, though they retained Chris...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 11:34 AM
It was about a week before free agency opened that Carmelo Anthony told the Knicks he would opt out of his contract, and I wrote we might be seeing the earliest the Bulls had ever been used in a contract negotiation.
And now, with Anthony returning to...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 1:34 PM
At last, basketball fans have closure in this whole NBA free agency soap opera. The two biggest teases, LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony, made their choices, and all without an hourlong mockery of a press conference.
With that off our chest, let's...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Could Mike James, Lou Amundsen and Ronnie Brewer be crucial to landing Carmelo Anthony?
If that sounds crazy, so once did the idea of Anthony leaving $129 million on the table to bolt the Knicks.
But just more than two weeks before the start of NBA...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:43 PM
NBA free agency doesn't begin until July 1, but rumors already are in midseason form.
The latest came courtesy of ESPN.com, which reported the Heat internally are pondering ways to add Carmelo Anthony to its Big Three of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Raise your hand if you also wondered who the balding man with gray hair was standing on the podium Sunday night in San Antonio as the Spurs celebrated their NBA title.
Spurs owner Peter Holt even delayed an interview with ESPN to allow his players to...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The Lakers are a week away from their reward for an unforgettably rough season.
Philadelphia, Milwaukee and tons of other teams can also start replenishing their roster in next Thursday's NBA draft after unspeakably bad seasons.
This is all...