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Pelicans Rookie Trey Murphy III Is Supposed to Be Here

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Priya Desai Trey Murphy III bet big on himself, and it paid off. Heading into the 2020–21 season at Virginia, Murphy wasn’t a name found in many (or any) early mock drafts. But as the season came to an end,......

Video shows police using stun gun on Pels’ Hayes

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LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles police officer briefly pressed a knee to the neck of Jaxson Hayes as the New Orleans Pelicans center gasped “I can’t breathe” seconds before another officer used a Taser on him during a struggle, according to body camera video released Friday. The officers went......

NBA 5-on-5: Will Ben Simmons start the season with the Sixers?

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The peak of NBA free agency is in the rearview. The full 2021-22 season schedule has been released. Training camps can officially open on Sept 28. Still, there are a few potential moves that remain unresolved. Will the Philadelphia 76ers trade Ben Simmons? How much longer will Damian Lillard remain......

NBA Offseason Report Cards: Grading Every Team in the West

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Michael Pina Coming off an 18-month stretch that included postseason play inside a single-site bubble, extended isolation from friends and family, an abundance of injuries that were (somewhat) brought on by an atypically tight regular-season schedule and shortened offseason, dozens......

NBA Power Rankings: Who are the league’s best teams now?

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How has the NBA’s landscape changed after the draft and free agency? The biggest shocker came on draft night, when the Los Angeles Lakers sprung a deal with the Washington Wizards to land former MVP Russell Westbrook. The move created the league’s newest superstar Big Three of Westbrook, LeBron James......

Pelicans closing in on 3-year deal to keep Hart

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5:19 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN Restricted free-agent guard Josh Hart is closing in on a three-year, $38 million agreement to stay with the New Orleans Pelicans, his agents Aaron Mintz, Steven Heumann and Dave Spahn told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday. Hart, 26, played his first two seasons with the......

Report: NBA Investigating Ball, Lowry Sign-and-Trade Deals

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http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTgyOTkyMTg2NzUxOTg1MDU5/kyle-lowry-lonzo-ball.jpg Joseph Salvador The NBA is investigating potential tampering violations involving the sign-and-trade deals involving the Bulls’ acquisition of Lonzo Ball and the Heat’s deal for Kyle Lowry, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.  The probe will investigate “illegal contact among teams and players ahead of the opening of free agency on......

Sources: NBA to investigate Lonzo, Lowry deals

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2:52 PM ET Adrian Wojnarowski Close Senior NBA Insider Host of The Woj Pod Joined ESPN in 2017 Ramona Shelburne Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior writer for ESPN.com Spent seven years at the Los Angeles Daily News The NBA has opened up investigations into possible tampering violations involving two sign-and-trade......

LAPD Investigating Arrest of Pelicans Center Jaxson Hayes

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Wilton Jackson Los Angeles Police Department chief Michael Moore said Tuesday that a categorical use of force investigation has been launched into the arrest of Pelicans center Jaxson Hayes.  Hayes was arrested last week in Los Angeles after an alleged......

Bulls land Lonzo with 4-year, $85 million deal

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6:10 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN The Chicago Bulls and point guard Lonzo Ball are landing on a four-year, $85 million deal as part of a sign-and-trade agreement with the New Orleans Pelicans, Ball’s agent Rich Paul told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday. For the Bulls, Ball slots in at a......

Pelicans C Hayes arrested in Los Angeles area

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3:38 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN New Orleans Pelicans center Jaxson Hayes was arrested in the Los Angeles area early Wednesday morning after an alleged altercation with a police officer, TMZ Sports reported. “We have been made aware of the incident involving Jaxson Hayes,” the Pelicans said in a statement Wednesday......

Report: Jaxson Hayes Arrested After Altercation With Police

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Joseph Salvador Pelicans center Jaxon Hayes was arrested after an alleged physical altercation with police in Los Angeles, according to TMZ.  The incident occurred early Wednesday morning, according to Fox 8 New Orleans. Hayes and a police officer were sent to the hospital......

Report: Grizzlies Trade Valančiūnas to Pelicans for Adams, Bledsoe

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http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTgyNzA5ODk5NzU3NjI2NzIw/steven-adams-jonas-trade.jpg Joseph Salvador The Grizzlies are sending center Jonas Valančiūnas to the Pelicans for center Steven Adams and guard Eric Bledsoe in a trade, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.  Memphis is also sending the No. 17 and No. 51 picks in the 2021 draft to New Orleans for the No. 10......

NBA Power Rankings, way-too-early edition: Where the Bucks, Suns and every team stand right now

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The Milwaukee Bucks are the 2021 NBA champions after rallying from a 2-0 series deficit against the Phoenix Suns. Now what? We’re not wasting any time spinning forward to next season, where a host of current contenders and potential superteams will aim to unseat Giannis Antetokounmpo & Co. in 2022.......

Sources: Suns’ Green frontrunner for Pelicans job

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7:27 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN Phoenix Suns assistant Willie Green has emerged as the strong front-runner and the New Orleans Pelicans‘ choice to be the franchise’s next head coach, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday evening. A 12-year NBA veteran, Green has been an assistant with the Suns for......

The Week of Stadium and Relocation Announcements

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CP3, Kawhi, Kemba, oh my: NBA (news) never sleeps

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The NBA news cycle takes no days off and Chris Paul can catch no breaks. Here’s what went down during a wild week in the association. Source ESPN: Click here for more and to sign up To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics –......

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