KG scoffs at Wolves retiring jersey: 'Not genuine'

"[Owner] Glen [Taylor] knows where I'm at. I'm not entertaining it. First of all, it's not genuine. Two, he's getting pressure from a lot of fans and, I guess, the community there," Garnett told The Athletic of the Wolves' possibly retiring his number.

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Kings' Bogdan Bogdanovic, Nemanja Bjelica Donating to COVID-19 Relief in Serbia

Sacramento Kings swingman Bogdan Bogdanovic and forward Nemanja Bjelica will be donating medical supplies and equipment to their native Serbia to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic, per Jason Jones of The Athletic...

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19 minutes ago, Bleacher Report, Sacramento Kings

Deandre Ayton: Rockets “Robert Covington is a big dude”

During the opening round of the NBA 2K tournament, Phoenix Suns star Deandre Ayton pointed out the physical stature of Houston Rockets wing Robert Covington. When the Houston Rockets traded Clint Capela, the popular narrative was that they were getting rid of their big man. Understandably so, as Capela...

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40 minutes ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

Bulls’ John Paxson reportedly willing to play small role, or even step aside, for new front office

After some name candidates take themselves out of the running, the reports that Paxson is willing to step aside came out.

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58 minutes ago, NBC Sports, Chicago Bulls

Blazers' CJ McCollum Estimates 150 NBA Players Are Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum—who also serves as the National Basketball Players Association vice president—told ESPN's Jay Williams he believes around 150 ...

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Ray Allen Posts Hairline Challenge on Instagram, Asks LeBron James, Shaq to Join

Hall of Famer Ray Allen is doing his best to lighten the mood while social distancing and staying inside...

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Social Roundup: See what athletes are doing with their seasons suspended – April 7

Social Roundup: See what athletes are doing with their seasons suspended – April 7

With play suspended across all professional sports leagues, athletes are spending more time on social media than ever before.

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1 hour ago, FOX Sports

LA Clippers: Who should represent the team in NBA H-O-R-S-E competition?

The NBA is working on televising a H-O-R-S-E competition and we know the perfect player they should pick to represent the LA Clippers. ESPN has reported that they are working with the NBA on a televised H-O-R-S-E competition to feature isolated NBA stars competing against each other in the shot-for-shot...

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Warriors Classics: Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals

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Potential lottery pick Arizona point guard Nico Mannion declares for draft

Potential lottery pick Arizona point guard Nico Mannion declares for draft

He's projected to be taken in the teens.

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Report: NBPA Warns Agents of 'Large Reduction' in 2021 BRI Due to COVID-19

The NBA 's players association reportedly expects there to be significantly less basketball-related income for 2021...

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2 hours ago, Bleacher Report

Bulls Rumors: Search for Top Executive Remains Fluid, Will Be a 'Slower Process'

The Chicago Bulls ' search for a new head of basketball operations is expected to be a "slower process," according to Shams Charania of Stadium and The Athletic...

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2 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Chicago Bulls

San Antonio Spurs: Three improvements we’d like to see from Jakob Poeltl

Fourth-year center Jakob Poeltl grew a lot in his second season with the San Antonio Spurs, but he has a long way to go before fulfilling his potential. Though it hasn’t been an ideal season for San Antonio Spurs center Jakob Pöltl, he’s a respected and appreciated member of the team...

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2 hours ago, Air Alamo, San Antonio Spurs

CJ McCollum estimates one third of NBA players live paycheck to paycheck

CJ McCollum estimates one third of NBA players live paycheck to paycheck

"I think a lot of guys are going to be hurting especially people on minimums or people that didn't just budget correctly."

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3 hours ago, NBC Sports

Chicago Bulls: 3 reasons to keep Lauri Markkanen this offseason

A constant conversation that will loom large for the rest of the year in the Chicago Bulls camp is what to do with power forward Lauri Markkanen. A piece from Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times that was published last week highlighted how the Chicago Bulls could have the possibility of trading third-year...

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3 hours ago, Pippen Ain't Easy, Chicago Bulls

Kevin Garnett is not about to get his jersey retired by the Minnesota Timberwolves

Kevin Garnett has once again called out Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor for his actions during The Big Ticket’s second divorce from the franchise. If you’ve been holding your breath for the retirement of Kevin Garnett‘s Minnesota Timberwolves jersey at Target Center any time...

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3 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Rockets: Ben McLemore gets updated on coronavirus conditions in China

Houston Rockets guard Ben McLemore hosted former teammates Ray McCallum and Jared Cunningham on his Instagram, where they gave an update on conditions in China. On Monday evening, Ben McLemore took to his Instagram Live to talk to fans and catch up with some teammates from his Sacramento Kings days....

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3 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets

What The Timberwolves Are Doing For Their Players In A Time Of Uncertainty

In the words of Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas, the past month has been a “whirlwind.” The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic put the 2019-20 NBA season on pause on March 11, forcing all 30 teams and front offices to dramatically change the way they do things.

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3 hours ago, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Timberwolves

Portland Trail Blazers: All-time Blazer battles: Who wins?

Portland Trail Blazers team 1 consists of Lillard, Roy, Kersey, Wallace and Walton. Team 2 is Porter, Drexler, Pippen, Aldridge and Sabonis. Who wins? I’ve been watching more and more historical basketball since the NBA has been put on hold, and it felt appropriate to pose a few historical hypotheticals....

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3 hours ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

One Thing to Watch: The Houston Rockets make 27 threes – to make up for the 27 missed ones

One Thing to Watch: The Houston Rockets make 27 threes – to make up for the 27 missed ones

Nearly a year after missing 27 straight three pointers in the Western Conference Finals, the Rockets made 27 to break their own NBA record.

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3 hours ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets

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