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Could Luka Doncic make the Mavs a top free agent destination?

5 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Mavericks haven't had much luck recruiting star free agents to Dallas over the last several years, but it's possible that Luka Doncic could help change that, Sean Deveney writes in his latest Sporting News article. With longtime star Dirk Nowitzki on his last legs, Doncic looks like the Mavs' next franchise player, and the idea of playing alongside the young star could appeal to players considering Dallas in free agency. “It's always hard to make that pitch and get over the hump with free agents,” a league source said to Deveney. “But they didn't really have a chance with those guys...
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Grizzlies trade Mike Conley to Jazz in NBA shakeup

Grizzlies trade Mike Conley to Jazz in NBA shakeup

Anthony Davis isn't the only superstar being traded before Thursday's NBA Draft. According to the Athletic, the Jazz have acquired star point guard Mike Conley from the... Read more ...

NBA Draft 2019: 6 things we learned from Zion Williamson's pre-draft interview

NBA Draft 2019: 6 things we learned from Zion Williamson's pre-draft interview

Williamson offered a mix self-assessment, draft scouting and, yes, humor as he calmly answered a half-hour's worth of questions Wednesday. Read more ...

Pour une fois lucides, les Knicks ont refusé Chris Paul

Pour une fois lucides, les Knicks ont refusé Chris Paul

Cherchant à se débarrasser de Chris Paul, les Houston Rockets ont tenté le coup avec les New York Knicks. Dommage, ils ne sont pas tombés dans le panneau Read more ...

NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Knicks 'locked' in on taking RJ Barrett, not Darius...

NBA Draft 2019 rumors: Knicks 'locked' in on taking RJ Barrett, not Darius Garland

The Knicks had a private workout with Vanderbilt guard Darius Garland on Wednesday, but they reportedly want another player. Read more ...

Zion Williamson on NBA future, comparisons to LeBron: 'I'm just trying to be...

Zion Williamson on NBA future, comparisons to LeBron: 'I'm just trying to be first Zion'

Zion Williamson, the projected No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA draft, has lofty expectations for himself in his rookie season and beyond. Read more ...

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement

Zion Williamson won't be a Knick barring stunning upheaval at the top of Thursday night's NBA draft, but the Duke phenom is certain they won't be disappointed if they select... Read more ...

Nets' Sean Marks turning focus to picks after completing pre-NBA Draft deals

Nets' Sean Marks turning focus to picks after completing pre-NBA Draft deals

Let's be real: Right now the Nets' narrative is all about free agency. The chase for Kevin Durant. The Kyrie Irving-D'Angelo Russell debate that's sparking a civil war among... Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Al Horford draws interest from Lakers, 2 other teams

NBA free agency rumors: Al Horford draws interest from Lakers, 2 other teams

Horford declined his player option with the hopes of working out a new deal with the Celtics, but he now wants to sign with another team. Read more ...

Hawks Trade No. 44 Pick To Heat, Remain Eager To Consolidate Picks

Hawks Trade No. 44 Pick To Heat, Remain Eager To Consolidate Picks

The Miami Heat have acquired the No. 44 pick in tomorrow's draft, the team announced in a press release. In exchange for sending that second-rounder to South Beach, the Atlanta... Read more ...

2019 NBA mock draft: Let the off-season chaos begin

2019 NBA mock draft: Let the off-season chaos begin

NBA fans rejoice: one of the NBA's marquee off-season events is almost here. As we get set for the 2019 NBA Draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Thursday, there's plenty to... Read more ...