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Dime Magazine had an article yesterday where they put the spotlight on a couple of Jeff Goodman's tweets that basically said no one wants to play with former Kentucky and current Boston point guard Rajon Rondo. Here is an excerpt: Goodman obviously believes that players’ distaste for Rondo as a potential teammate and Smart’s arrival [...]

Darius Miller will be playing in a familiar place next season in the NBA as the New Orleans Pelicans have resigned him to a free agent contract. Small forward Darius Miller has agreed to re-sign with the New Orleans Pelicans, a league source confirmed Thursday night. Although Miller was not extended a $1.15 million qualifying [...]

Nerlens Noel has looked great in the NBA Summer League so far and he has gone far beyond just his defense to show how much he has improved his game after sitting out last NBA season. Kurt Helin of NBC Sports thinks he could be the best rookie in the NBA Summer League. The box [...]

The Detroit Pistons have been making moves lately and a couple of players had to be waived as part of the fallout. One of those is Josh Harrellson. The Pistons renounced Chauncey Billups, Rodney Stuckey and Charlie Villanueva - waived Josh Harrellson and Peyton Siva — Eric Pincus (@EricPincus) July 15, 2014 [adsenseyu3] I have [...]

Julius Randle took over the Los Angeles Lakers official Twitter account and answered questions from fans. When asked about the other sports he was good at, he said he only plays basketball but can throw a football pretty well. .@J30_RANDLE will be taking over our account for a little bit. Send in your questions with [...]

Patrick Patterson is looking for a new contract for the upcoming NBA season and the Toronto Raptors and Orlando Magic have reportedly had talks with the former Kentucky big man. Patterson, according to sourced reports, has had discussions with the Orlando Magic but has not received a formal offer, which Toronto would have three days [...]

The two recently drafted Celtic rookies, former Kentucky Wildcat James Young and former Oklahama State player Marcus Smart, were introduced to the media at 12:30pm ET today. Marcus Smart and James Young meet the press in Waltham for the first time as Boston Celtics. pic.twitter.com/f2SZpBENH7— Boston Celtics (@celtics) June 30, 2014 [ads1]

Patrick Patterson received a qualifying offer today from the Toronto Raptors which makes him a restricted free agent. This release from Raptors.com: [adsenseyu3] The Toronto Raptors announced Saturday they have extended qualifying offers to restricted free agent guards Greivis Vasquez and Nando De Colo and forward Patrick Patterson. Per team policy, financial details were not [...]

There is another report of a NBA team interested in having John Calipari as their head coach. This time it is the Memphis Grizzlies. Blah, blah, blah. The real story in the article I read is NBC Sports writer Dan Feldman hammers Coach Cal and says that the Kentucky coach will have a hard time [...]

John Calipari would love to coach Lebron James but says their "careers are criss-crossing without crossing". "Are you kidding me?'' the University of Kentucky coach said in a telephone interview on Wednesday morning. "Have a chance to coach the best player in the world? Yes, I would love to coach him. But what's happened is [...]