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J.R. Smith hilariosuly explains why he prefers 'hoodie Melo' to 'regular Melo'

Carmelo Anthony's future with the New York Knicks is still in doubt as negotiations continue with the Houston Rockets about a potential trade. The veteran small forward has a no-trade clause and has instructed the Knicks that he will only waive it to join the Rockets. Anthony i...

Cavaliers Reportedly Eyeing A Young Star For Kyrie Irving -- Including Jayson Tatum

According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Cavaliers have a plan in place to deal their star point guard, and it isn’t to help build around LeBron James. With the great unknown surrounding James’ future in Cleveland, the Cavaliers would like a young star back in any deal f...

NBA rumors: New York Knicks, Houston Rockets revive Carmelo Anthony trade talks

Carmelo Anthony could still join the Houston Rockets after all. After initial talks between the New York Knicks and Rockets about an Anthony trade stalled, the teams have re-engaged in discussions to send the 10-time All-Star to the Magnolia City, according to an ESPN report. A...

How a 31-year-old former college assistant coach became the go-to trainer for NBA superstars like Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant

Chris Brickley made connections in college basketball that led to a job with the Knicks. During his time with the Knicks, he befriended Carmelo Anthony and became his go-to trainer Through intensive work, Brickley now works out dozens of NBA players, including stars like Kevin Du...

How a 31-year-old former college assistant coach became the go-to trainer for NBA superstars like Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant

Chris Brickley is used to odd and sometimes demanding requests from NBA players, but one in particular from veteran point guard Brandon Jennings caught him off-guard this summer. Brickley was in...

LeBron James Is ‘Tempted’ To Kick Kyrie Irving’s ‘A**,’ Stephen A. Smith Claims

LeBron James might be tempted to deliver a beatdown to Cleveland Cavaliers teammate (for now) Kyrie Irving if the two NBA superstars were in the same room. That is the contention of sports pundit...

Kyrie Irving wants out of Cavaliers

CLEVELAND: Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself. Cleveland’s Australian-born All-Star point guard has asked the Cavaliers to trade him, two people familiar with the situation told the Asso...

Kyrie Irving’s trade request, explained

Kyrie Irving reportedly requested that the Cavaliers trade him this summer after six seasons in Cleveland. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reports that Irving made the request last week. NBA.com’s Dav...

Irving asks Cavs for trade

Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself. Cleveland’s All-Star point guard has asked the Cavaliers to trade him, two people familiar with the situation told AP on Friday. Irving made the reque...

Gasol agrees to three-year deal with Spurs

By AFP More by this Author Spanish 37-year-old free agent centre Pau Gasol, a six-time NBA All-Star, has agreed to a three-year deal with the San Antonio Spurs, ESPN reported Friday.The contract...

Cavs star Irving reportedly requests trade

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) and Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) celebrates against the Golden State Warriors in game three of the 2017 NBA Finals in Cleveland June...