Report: Anthony informs Knicks he doesn’t want to return to team

Report: Anthony informs Knicks he doesn’t want to return to team

The chances Carmelo Anthony begins the 2017-18 NBA season as a member of the New York Knicks are looking bleaker by the second. President Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry are hopeful they can convince the 33-year-old forward to give it another go with the Knicks should they meet with him. Too bad Melo […]

Diamondbacks acquire J.D. Martinez from Tigers for 3 prospects

Diamondbacks acquire J.D. Martinez from Tigers for 3 prospects

The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for infield prospects Dawel Lugo, Sergio Alcantara, and Jose King, the Tigers announced Tuesday. Martinez, who is on an expiring contract, has had his name come up in the rumor mill for weeks, especially in relation to the Diamondbacks, who were in […]

Rivers: Clippers will have more ball movement with Paul gone

Chris Paul is revered as one of the greatest passing guards in NBA history, but now that he’s a member of the Houston Rockets, his former head coach in Doc Rivers thinks the Los Angeles Clippers could actually be better off at distributing the ball. “Well, we’ll have ball movement (now that Paul is gone). […]

Correa out 6-8 weeks with torn thumb ligament

Correa out 6-8 weeks with torn thumb ligament

The Houston Astros will be without one of their superstars for a good chunk of the second half. The club announced Tuesday that All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a torn ligament in his left thumb. Correa will undergo surgery to repair the ligament and is expected to […]

Rockets Placed For Sale By Leslie Alexander

Leslie Alexander has put the Houston Rockets up for sale in a surprise announcement. Alexander purchased the Rockets in 1993 for $85 million and the franchise is now valued by Forbes at $1.65 billion. The Rockets recently signed James Harden and Daryl Morey to extensions. “It’s been my great joy and honor to own the […]

Lonzo Ball named summer league MVP

Lonzo Ball named summer league MVP

Lonzo Ball’s NBA career is off to one heck of a start. The Los Angeles Lakers’ rookie point guard was named the Most Valuable Player of the Las Vegas Summer League on Monday evening. Ball becomes the first Laker ever to receive the honor, having averaged 16.3 points on 38.2 percent shooting, 9.3 assists (a […]

Liverpool: Klopp dismisses Salah spell at Chelsea

Liverpool: Klopp dismisses Salah spell at Chelsea

Jurgen Klopp has dismissed Mohamed Salah’s last disappointing spell in England as an irrelevance, arguing a number of top-class players have struggled at Chelsea, writes Chris Bascombe. Liverpool manager Klopp referenced Kevin De Bruyne as another talented youngster who – like Salah – has thrived after failing to impress at Stamford Bridge. Salah moved to […]