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  • Reaction: James heads back to Cleveland

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: adding reaction Reaction: James heads back to Cleveland Virtually everyone reacted Friday to the news that superstar forward LeBron James decided to head back to the Cleveland Cavaliers. James, who began his NBA career...
  • NBA roundup: LeBron goes back to Cleveland

    The Sports Xchange NBA roundup: LeBron goes back to Cleveland LeBron James is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, announcing the move on Friday in a heartfelt letter that set off celebrations in the home state he infuriated in 2010 by fleeing via free...
  • Report: G Thomas headed to Suns

    The Sports Xchange Report: G Thomas headed to Suns The Phoenix Suns were close to completing a sign-and-trade agreement with the Sacramento Kings for free-agent point guard Isaiah Thomas, Yahoo Sports reported Friday. Thomas will receive a four-year,...
  • Lakers agree to two-year deal with Jordan Hill

    Lakers agree to two-year deal with Jordan Hill
    The Lakers appear to have found their starting center, agreeing to terms Friday with free agent Jordan Hill. Hill will re-sign with the Lakers for two years and $18 million. The second season is a team option, helping to give the Lakers the chance to...
  • Kings agree to send Isaiah Thomas to Suns in sign-and-trade

    LAS VEGAS The Kings have agreed to a sign-and-trade with Phoenix for guard Isaiah Thomas, per a league source. In exchange the Kings will receive a $7 million trade exception in the deal along with the draft rights to Alex Oriakh, a 6-foot-9 power...
  • Heat should simply tell LeBron 'thanks'

    Heat should simply tell LeBron 'thanks'
    The Miami Heat and their fans should do nothing but thank LeBron James, even if they are spitting nails. The Heat won two titles they never would have won otherwise. Their fans got to experience "The Heatles" phenomenon. The franchise struck financial...
  • In sports, some feuds can be set aside if only briefly

    In sports, some feuds can be set aside if only briefly
    In some cases, bad blood comes with an expiration date. LeBron James is headed back to Cleveland to play for owner Dan Gilbert. That might have been unthinkable four years ago, when James announced he was taking his talents to South Beach to play for...
  • LeBron's return to Cleveland is the best move in the history of sports

    LeBron's return to Cleveland is the best move in the history of sports
    LeBron James made one of the most unbelievable, inconceivable moves in the history of sports on Friday and showed the entire free world that, yes, there is something more important than winning championships. His return to Cleveland cements LeBron's...
  • Chris Bosh returning to Miami Heat; Bulls interested in Dwyane Wade

    Chris Bosh returning to Miami Heat; Bulls interested in Dwyane Wade
    Chris Bosh said all along that he wanted to stay with the Miami Heat, and the departure of LeBron James did not lead to a change of heart. Bosh agreed Friday to a five-year contract worth about $118 million, two people familiar with the situation told...
  • On The Fly: Cavs Favored With King James

    The Cavs are contenders again. LeBron James is going home. Four years ago, he received much criticism for "The Decision," the televised spectacle announcing he was bolting Cleveland for Miami. This latest decision was viewed more favorably –...
  • Magic's Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton finish summer league with momentum

    Magic's Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton finish summer league with momentum
    The pick-and-roll developed above the arc. Elfrid Payton handled the ball. Aaron Gordon set the screen. Payton dribbled forward, running parallel to the Orlando Magic bench, while Gordon spun and sprinted down the center of the lane. Payton lobbed the...
  • LeBron James decision: Where will Heat fans go now?

    LeBron James decision: Where will Heat fans go now?
    After LeBron James decided to leave the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, Heat owner Micky Arison said that he was “shocked and disappointed.” So was the rest of the city. Newspapers seemed to be split on the decision....