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Bulls' DeMar DeRozan balls out in his second Drew League contest of the summer
DeRozan joins a list of NBA stars who have dominated the Drew League this summer.[read more]

Bill Russell deserves our reverence, understanding, respect
There are no superlatives, no metrics, no numbers, no generational or era comparisons that can account for a life lived, especially one as furiously pronounced and independent as Bill Russell's.[read more]

Celtics great Russell, 11-time champ, dies at 88
Bill Russell, the cornerstone of the Boston Celtics dynasty that won eight straight titles and 11 overall during his career, died Sunday at age 88.[read more]

Green: Couldn't say no to Dubs after Kerr's pitch
JaMychal Green said calls with Steve Kerr and Draymond Green helped make his decision to join Golden State a no-brainer.[read more]

Sources: NBA eyes Knicks for Brunson tampering
The Knicks are being investigated by the NBA for possibly tampering with Jalen Brunson, sources confirmed to ESPN. The former Mavs guard signed a four-year, $104 million deal with New York on the first night of free agency.[read more]

Thunder retain sharpshooting big man Muscala
Mike Muscala, who shot 43% on nearly four 3-pointers per game last season, is heading back to Oklahoma City.[read more]

Shumpert arrested at airport for pot possession
— Former NBA player Iman Shumpert was arrested at the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport last weekend for allegedly trying to bring six ounces of cannabis through security.[read more]

Lakers, LeBron hold 'productive' contract talks
LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers have held "productive" dialogue on a possible contract extension, Klutch Sports Group CEO Rich Paul told ESPN on Thursday.[read more]

LeBron James posts workout with sons, Bronny and Bryce
With star-studded nuptials, to movie premieres and more, players around the association have been quite busy this summer.[read more]

The 10 veteran ex-Lakers from 2021-22 still looking for work this offseason
Once hand-picked to be the role players to fortify the Lakers' championship chase, this group of thirty-somethings are still free agents with training camp weeks away.[read more]