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Sam Amico
Sam Amico has covered the NBA for 20 years, previously for SI.com, FOX Sports, CBS Sports, Amico Hoops and the Boston Herald.
Team USA, Serbia, Olympics

Team USA Thoroughly Dominates Nikola Jokic, Serbia In Olympics Tuneup

There was little left to the imagination. Instead, Team USA simply dominated in every facet in blasting Serbia, 105-79,...
Adam Silver, NBA

NBA Plans To Explore Expansion After Media Rights Deal Official

The NBA intends to explore potential expansion in the fall, once the new media rights deal is officially in...
Michael Malone, Jamal Murray, NBA, Nuggets

Nuggets’ Michael Malone: Team On Lookout For Backcourt Help

Denver Nuggets coach Michael Malone left nothing to the imagination when asked what his team is looking for heading...
NBA on TNT logo

TNT Expected To Match New Media Rights Deal, But NBA Seems Ready To Move On

Warner Bros. Discovery intends to exercise its right to match part of the new NBA media rights deal, which...
Adam Silver, NBA News

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Defends New CBA, Second Apron

NBA commissioner Adam Silver is like the rest of us, in that he has heard the complaints about the...
NBA, Kyrie Irving, Celtics, Knicks, Mavericks

West Notes: Mavs, Kyrie Irving, Kings, DeMar DeRozan, Blazers

Mavericks Point guard Kyrie Irving underwent surgery on a fractured left hand that was injured during offseason training, the Mavericks...
Gary Trent Jr, Raptors, Bucks, NBA

East Notes: Bucks, Gary Trent Jr, Magic, Nets, Cam Johnson

Bucks Veteran wing Gary Trent Jr. is receiving a one-year, $2.6 million contract from the Bucks, per Jim Owczarski of...
NBA, Gary Trent Jr., Raptors, Bucks

Bucks, Gary Trent Jr Agree To One-Year Deal

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to a one-year contract with free agent wing Gary Trent Jr., agents Rich Paul...
Patrick Beverley, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA

Patrick Beverley Announces He’s Signing With Israeli Club: ‘I Couldn’t Refuse’

The Israeli basketball media better get those subscriptions to the Patrick Beverley podcast ready. That's because the NBA free...
Joe Bryant, 76ers, NBA, Kobe Bryant

Ex-NBA Forward Joe ‘Jellybean’ Bryant, Father Of Kobe, Dead At 69

Former NBA forward Joe Bryant, the father of late NBA legend Kobe Bryant, has died, according to the La...
Jaylen Brown, Celtics, Bronny James, Lakers, NBA

Celtics’ Jaylen Brown Walks Back ‘I Don’t Think Bronny Is A Pro’ Analysis Caught On Video

It's the offseason and that means NBA Summer League. And that means stars showing up to watch the guys...
Brandon Jennings, NBA, Bucks

This Day In NBA History: Brandon Jennings Becomes First High-Schooler To Skip College, Sign Overseas

Former NBA point guard Brandon Jennings will always be a pioneer. Back when he decided to skip college and...
Alex Sarr, Wizards, NBA

Wizards’ Alex Sarr Says He’s Finding NBA Stride: ‘Defense Is Something I’m Always Going To Bring’

Washington Wizards rookie big man Alex Sarr admittedly is still adjusting to the U.S. and the NBA style of...
Lauri Markkanen, Jazz, NBA, Warriors

Report: Warriors ‘Most Engaged’ Trade Suitor Of Jazz’s Lauri Markkanen

The Golden State Warriors have been linked to Utah Jazz forward Lauri Markkanen, and they appear to be trying...

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