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  • Derrick Rose establishes college scholarship program

    Derrick Rose establishes college scholarship program

    LeBron James is not the only NBA player giving back to the community. Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Derrick Rose has announced that he will start a college scholarship fund that is set to deliver $400,000 in tuition money. Rose, a former NBA MVP in 2011, made the announcement on the heels of...
  • Derrick Rose elevates game for Minnesota Timberwolves

    Derrick Rose elevates game for Minnesota Timberwolves

    Following his exodus from the Cleveland Cavaliers, Derrick Rose appeared to be done for the 2017-18 season. Former head coach Tom Thibodeau, who coached Rose when he was the league’s MVP, took a chance on the former star, and the Minnesota Timberwolves' acquisition has paid dividends. While he’ll...
  • Derrick Rose set to join Minnesota Timberwolves

    Derrick Rose set to join Minnesota Timberwolves

    Tom Thibodeau is going back to the future. According to ESPN, the Minnesota Timberwolves will sign point guard Derrick Rose to a deal, reuniting Rose with his former head coach with the Chicago Bulls. Thibodeau has already added Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson, both former Bulls, to the Minnesota roster...
  • Michael Beasley has lofty expectations for New York Knicks

    Michael Beasley has lofty expectations for New York Knicks

    One year ago, Derrick Rose offered up some eye-opening claims regarding the New York Knicks ahead of his lone season with the team. Today, new Knick Michael Beasley has picked up where the former MVP left off. Beasley, who spent last season with the Milwaukee Bucks, sees the playoffs in New York’s...
  • Cavaliers reveal no timetable for Isaiah Thomas’ return

    Cavaliers reveal no timetable for Isaiah Thomas’ return

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are prepared to move forward with Derrick Rose and Jose Calderon running the point.  While introducing the team’s newest members–Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic–Cleveland general manager Koby Altman could not commit to a timeframe for Thomas’ return from a hip injury...
  • Cleveland Cavaliers could miss Isaiah Thomas until All-Star break

    Cleveland Cavaliers could miss Isaiah Thomas until All-Star break

    The idea that LeBron James would get to rest more this NBA season might have taken a hit.  The Cleveland Cavaliers–who recently completed the Kyrie Irving trade for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, and the Brooklyn Nets’ unprotected 2018 first-round pick–could miss Thomas until the All-Star break. Thomas...
  • Knicks stint won’t define Derrick Rose’s tenure with Cavaliers

    Knicks stint won’t define Derrick Rose’s tenure with Cavaliers

    Derrick Rose, the winner of the 2011 MVP Award, has been characterized as selfish and unreliable–by the press and fans. His tenure with the New York Knicks did not do much to dissuade those notions, but there is every reason to believe that Rose will experience a different existence with the...
  • Cleveland Cavaliers solve depth problem for 2017-18

    Cleveland Cavaliers solve depth problem for 2017-18

    While losing Kyrie Irving will certainly leave a void in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ depth chart, new general manager Koby Altman certainly rectified the depth issues that plagued his team late in the 2016-17 season. The Cavs are not as top heavy, but the bench features considerable depth that wasn’t...
  • Trading Carmelo Anthony will drastically change the Knicks' starting lineup.

    Questions abound for New York Knicks heading into next season

    There are still a few NBA teams whose fortunes could change drastically before the start of the 2016-17 season. The New York Knicks are among them. The Knicks are a team very much in flux, as new general manager Scott Perry and president Steve Mills clearly have the future on their mind. The Knicks...
  • Lakers reportedly express interest in Derrick Rose

    Lakers reportedly express interest in Derrick Rose

    The Los Angeles Lakers weren't planning on making any major moves this summer after drafting Lonzo Ball out of UCLA with the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. The team is focused on building around Ball and Brandon Ingram while developing their young talent in anticipation of making substantial...
  • NBA’s top five remaining free agents

    NBA’s top five remaining free agents

    After the initial rush on July 1, free agency has slowed to a crawl. Most teams are in Summer League mode, where general managers are evaluating young players to flesh out their rosters. The free agent market still has some difference-makers, though. Contenders will be shopping in a different market...
  • New York Knicks ink Hardaway Jr. to big contract

    New York Knicks ink Hardaway Jr. to big contract

    As it turns out, you can go home again. Atlanta Hawks restricted free agent Tim Hardaway Jr. is set to return to where his career began: in Madison Square Garden. The Knicks have tendered Hardaway to a sizable four-year, $71 million contract. Early reports indicate that the Hawks are not expected to...
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