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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.
Jaylen Brown, Boston Celtics, PJ Washington, Dallas Mavericks, NBA

NBA Finals: Celtics Make Easy Work Of Mavs In Game 1

Everything went right for the Celtics in the first half. Everything went wrong for the Mavericks. And that pretty...
Dan Hurley, UConn, Lakers, NBA

Lakers To Meet With UConn Coach Dan Hurley On Friday In LA

The Lakers may be turning to a rising college coach to try to rescue their franchise from mediocrity. But...
Zach Edey, NBA Draft, Cleveland Cavaliers

Cavs Prepping For Draft, With Zach Edey Among Those On Radar

The Cavaliers still need to hire a coach, and figure out their future with star guard Donovan Mitchell, but...
Brian Keefe, Washington Wizards, NBA

East Notes: Wizards, Brian Keefe, Hawks, Draft, Pistons, Trajan Langdon

Wizards The Wizards finished 8-31 under Brian Keefe as interim coach, but they believed in him enough to give him...
Carlton Carrington, Pitt, NBA Draft

Kings Bring In Carlton Carrington, Three Others For Pre-Draft Workouts

The Sacramento Kings brought in four prospects for workouts ahead of the 2024 NBA Draft, per Brendan Nunes of...
Dan Hurley, UConn, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA

Lakers Set To Make Huge Offer To Dan Hurley, But He’s Likely To Stay At UConn

The Los Angeles Lakers are attempting to make a splash in their search for a new head coach, and...
Luka Doncic, Dallas Mavericks, Jaylen Brown, Boston Celtics, NBA

NBA Finals: Celtics vs. Mavs, Full Schedule, How To Watch

The Boston Celtics are favored. The Dallas Mavericks probably don't care. Both teams have plenty of reasons to believe...
Donovan Mitchell, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA

NBA Insider Hears ‘Well-Placed’ Optimism That Cavs’ Donovan Mitchell Will Sign Extension

For the Cavaliers, the entire offseason boils down to whether Donovan Mitchell signs a contract extension. And we're talking...
Anthony Davis, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA

Anthony Davis Prefer James Borrego To JJ Redick As Lakers Coach?

The two finalists for the Los Angeles Lakers coaching vacancy appear to be former NBA shooting guard JJ Redick...
NBA, Dallas Mavericks, Mavs, Luka Doncic

Mavs Notes: Luka Doncic, Kyrie Irving, PJ Washington

Mavericks star guard Luka Doncic is a nightmare for anyone trying to defend him. And if you're not defending...
Kristaps Porzingis, Boston Celtis, NBA

Celtics Notes: Kristaps Porzingis, Jrue Holiday, Jaylen Brown

Celtics forward Kristaps Porzingis does indeed intend to play in the NBA Finals against the Mavericks. Game 1 is...
Adam Silver, NBA

NBA Nearing 11-Year Deal With ESPN, Amazon and NBC

The NBA is about to reach a deal with its next media rights partners and it feels like all...
Charles Barkley, Inside the NBA, TNT

Charles Barkley Says He Would Like Some Answers From TNT

It appears that TNT stands to lose NBA media rights to NBC, and Charles Barkley says he would just...
DeMar DeRozan, Chicago Bulls, NBA

DeMar DeRozan Seeking Long-Term Deal In Talks With Bulls

The Chicago Bulls may be floating a two-year contract extension to small forward DeMar DeRozan, but he is hoping...

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