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Timberwolves waive Kyrylo Fesenko (Yahoo Sports)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:50 pm

Stiviano suit against Shelly Sterling dismissed (Yahoo Sports)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling’s mistress against the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 8:40 pm

Pistons waive Thabeet, 3 others (Yahoo Sports)

AUBURN HILLS, MI - SEPTEMBER 29: Hasheem Thabeet #32 of the Detroit Pistons poses during Detroit Pistons Media Day on September 29, 2014 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have waived center Hasheem Thabeet, forward Brian Cook and guards Josh Bostic and Lorenzo Brown.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 8:13 pm

Rockets beat Warriors 90-83 in exhibition game (Yahoo Sports)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Trevor Ariza #1 of the Houston Rockets shoots against Omer Asik #3 of the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center on October 14, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)HIDALGO, Texas (AP) — The Houston Rockets welcomed back two stars who had been dealing with injuries most of this preseason. The Golden State Warriors rested their two stars.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:39 pm

Bryant scores 26, Lakers rally past Jazz 98-91 (Yahoo Sports)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant scored 26 points and Carlos Boozer added 19, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 98-91 preseason victory over the Utah Jazz on Sunday night.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:16 am

Hinrich scores 26 points, Bulls beat Hornets (Yahoo Sports)

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 19: Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls attempts a free throw against the Charlotte Hornets on October 19, 2014 at United Center, Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls’ closer is almost back at full speed.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:05 am

Mo Williams helps Timberwolves beat Thunder (Yahoo Sports)

TULSA, OK - OCTOBER 19: Andrew Wiggins #22 of the Minnesota Timberwolves fights for a loose ball against Michael Jenkins #6 of the Oklahoma City Thunder during the NBA game on October 19, 2014 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (Photo By Shane Bevel/NBAE via Getty Images)TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Mo Williams scored 19 points in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 112-94 exhibition victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:59 am

Celtics beat Nets in experimental 44-minute game (Yahoo Sports)

BROOKLYN, NY - OCTOBER 19: Jeff Green #8 of the Boston Celtics goes for the dunk against the Brooklyn Nets during the game on October 19, 2014 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Nat Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)NEW YORK (AP) — Jared Sullinger took a glance at the game clock and thought something must be wrong. With fewer than six minutes left in the first quarter, he was still in the game.

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 1:02 am

Kings pick up G Ben McLemore’s option (Yahoo Sports)

SACRAMENTO, CA - OCTOBER 18: Ben McLemore #23 of the Sacramento Kings handles the ball against Maccabi Haifa during a game at Sleep Train Arena on October 18, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings have picked up the 2015-16 option on guard Ben McLemore’s contract.

Posted on 19 October 2014 | 8:15 pm

NBA – Google News

New NBA Live Games "Guaranteed" for Next Two Years – GameSpot


Polygon

New NBA Live Games "Guaranteed" for Next Two Years
GameSpot
More than a week before NBA Live 15 lands in stores, series executive producer Sean O'Brien has reassured fans that this will not be the last entry in the two decade-old franchise. In an interview with Polygon, O'Brien promised that next year's game
NBA Live's executive producer on the future of the series: 'Guaranteed'Polygon
NBA Live 15 Gameplay: EA Touts Improved Defensive Capabilities [VIDEO]iDigitalTimes.com
NBA Live 16 Will Come Out After NBA Live 15Attack of the Fanboy
Arcade Sushi -PlayStation LifeStyle -VG247
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Posted on 21 October 2014 | 12:17 am

Kevin Love Entering Critical Turning Point of NBA Career – Bleacher Report


Bleacher Report

Kevin Love Entering Critical Turning Point of NBA Career
Bleacher Report
Kevin Love's NBA credentials include video game statistics, All-Star honors and multiple seasons spent as a full-fledged franchise face. But as he nears his first campaign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the 26-year-old is still searching for substance.
NBA Power Rankings: Do LeBron James, Cavaliers enter the season as the top The Star-Ledger
9 other than LeBron James who will impact new teams this seasonUSA TODAY
LeBron James Says Chicago Bulls “Are Much Better Than Us Right Now”Dime Magazine
Hoops Habit -Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:11 pm

2014 NBA Player Rankings 26-30 – ESPN


2014 NBA Player Rankings 26-30
ESPN
The players on our list keep getting better and better. We're counting down five more players today, revealing them one at a time on Twitter. We'll continue the countdown until Oct. 28, opening night in the NBA. Today we roll out players 26 through 30.

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 9:43 pm

Spurs’ Tony Parker has a sensible suggestion for NBA scheduling – CBSSports.com


CBSSports.com

Spurs' Tony Parker has a sensible suggestion for NBA scheduling
CBSSports.com
San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker is on the list of players who don't like the 44-minute-game idea, preferring instead to focus on limiting back-to-backs. In order to do that, he'd like to cut the preseason in half and start the regular season
Tony Parker thinks the NBA should shorten preseason as a way to combat back NBCSports.com
Parker says no to 44-minute games, but all for cutting preseasonmySanAntonio.com (blog)

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:03 pm

The New NBA Lottery Odds And You – Liberty Ballers


Liberty Ballers

The New NBA Lottery Odds And You
Liberty Ballers
As Zach Lowe reported a few weeks ago, the NBA's Board of Governors are set to vote on the proposal for updating the lottery odds later this month. Lowe expects this to pass rather easily, with possibly only Philadelphia voting against the amendment.
Report: Board of Governors expected to pass draft lottery reform, Sixers and NBCSports.com

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 3:37 pm

The weird Warriors are the perfect team for the modern NBA – SB Nation


SB Nation

The weird Warriors are the perfect team for the modern NBA
SB Nation
The NBA, however, is no longer run by the laws of normalcy. In some ways, every champion since the Mavericks in 2011 has flouted the extant laws of how to win in basketball. In an age of super teams, Dallas rode Dirk Nowitzki and a brilliant defense to
Draymond Green Is Killing Klay Thompson In NBA 2K According to Harrison FanSided

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 3:18 pm

Five favorites to win NBA 2014-15 MVP – NBCSports.com


NBCSports.com

Five favorites to win NBA 2014-15 MVP
NBCSports.com
The Brow is entering his third NBA season and this could be a breakout year for him. He averaged 20.8 points a game with a .582 true shooting percentage plus 10 rebounds a game last season and after a summer as a key part of Team USA at the World Cup …
Sam Smith's 2014-15 NBA awards predictionsBulls.com
Rockets' Dwight Howard primed to take Durant's MVP spot says NBA legendGiveMeSport

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 3:01 pm

SWAT raid nets drugs, guns, prostitutes and ex-NBA player – New York Post


New York Post

SWAT raid nets drugs, guns, prostitutes and ex-NBA player
New York Post
A SWAT team raid near Redmond, Washington, reportedly turned up even more evidence than the police were looking for earlier this month. Drugs. Guns. Prostitutes. An underground bunker. And ex-Seattle Sonic Robert Swift. Don't remember him? Well, first …
Former NBA player found in wild police raid in WashingtonFOXSports.com
Ex NBA Player Turns Up During Police Drug-Prostitution RaidBreitbart News

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 2:25 pm

NBA’s 44-minute game clocks in at under 2 hours, players barely notice (VIDEO) – NBCSports.com


CBS Local

NBA's 44-minute game clocks in at under 2 hours, players barely notice (VIDEO)
NBCSports.com
The game lasted just one hour and 58 minutes, thanks to the NBA experimenting with a 44-minute format that saw the teams play 11-minute quarters, with one mandatory timeout that normally takes place in both the second and fourth quarters eliminated in
Lichtenstein: 44-Minute Games Won't Solve NBA's Injury CrisisCBS Local
Playing in an experimental 44-minute preseason game, the Celtics defeated the ESPN
Historical 44 minute NBA game has "better flow" according to someCelticsBlog (blog)
SFGate -The Seattle Times
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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 2:22 pm

NBA preseason rookie report: Jabari Parker and Shabazz Napier stand out – SB Nation


SB Nation

NBA preseason rookie report: Jabari Parker and Shabazz Napier stand out
SB Nation
Maybe the preseason holds little weight when it comes to predicting regular season success, but it is undoubtedly a valuable opportunity for NBA teams to get their rookies involved in real game action. A deep if not highly regarded rookie class has
Watch Jabari Parker Seal His Team's Win With Sick Spin And Dunk In Crunch TimeDime Magazine
NBA Kicks: Andrew Wiggins of adidas takes on Jabari Parker of Jordan BrandKicksOnFire.com

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 2:11 pm