NBA OFF SEASON NEWS

This summer, we saw LeBron James leave for the Lakers, Kawhi Leonard and DeMar DeRozan trade places, and DeMarcus Cousins join the champion Warriors. Next summer? We could see even more NBA stars on the move. Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Klay Thompson, Jimmy Butler and Leonard headline a star-studded 2019 free-agent class that can hit the market when more teams will have cap space. Where could they land next … Read moreNBA OFF SEASON NEWS

NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES LEBRON JAMES, STEPH CURRY, JAYSON TATUM

CBS has ordered a competition series from NBA superstar LeBron James, the network announced Tuesday. Million Dollar Mile will be a 10-episode high-stakes series that gives everyday athletes an opportunity to win big money ($1 million every time they run the Million Dollar Mile), according to CBS. James will executive produce. The series comes from Big Brother executive producers Allison … Read moreNATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES LEBRON JAMES, STEPH CURRY, JAYSON TATUM

NEWS AROUND THE NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE

The Los Angeles Lakers were unquestionably the winners of free agency. How could they not be after signing LeBron James, the best player on the planet? But the margin of their victory in this subjective game has been lessened by some of their follow-up moves, which included signing JaVale McGee, Lance Stephenson and Rajon Rondo. Neither of those three are bad players, necessarily — … Read moreNEWS AROUND THE NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 3, 2018 – NBA FREE AGENCY

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 3, 2018 Michael talks about the on going NBA off-season. Keep checking back for the best in sports talk and information each and everyday. DEMARCUS COUSINS SIGNS 1 YEAR DEAL WITH THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS LEBRON JAMES SIGNS DEAL WITH THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS KYRIE IRVING AND JIMMY BUTLER … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 3, 2018 – NBA FREE AGENCY

NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

This is Boston’s dance, and the rest of the conference is just spectating. A league source close to the situation told the Sun-Times on Tuesday that Kyrie Irving and former Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler are still trying to figure out a way to play together. Whether that means the Celtics try and acquire Butler this … Read moreNATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES

NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE FREE AGENT NEWS & NOTES

Dana Gauruder from Hoops Rumors writes the rich are about to get richer, as free agent center DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to a contract with the Warriors, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports tweets. It’ll be a one-year, $5.3MM deal, with the Dubs using the taxpayer mid-level exception to add Cousins, tweets ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. It’s … Read moreNATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE FREE AGENT NEWS & NOTES

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS COUNTERPUNCH WITH DEMARCUS COUSINS

Adrian Wojnarowski reports from ESPN that All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins, recovering from a torn Achilles injury, has agreed to a one-year, $5.3 million deal with the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors. For the Warriors, already with a staggering lineup of All-NBA talent, the addition of Cousins gives him even more time to comfortably recover … Read moreGOLDEN STATE WARRIORS COUNTERPUNCH WITH DEMARCUS COUSINS

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 2, 2018, LEBRON JAMES NEW LA LAKER

THE MICHAEL BARI SHOW JULY 2ND, 2018 I talk about the signing of Lebron James and what LA Laker fans have to look forward to in the future. Click below.   ESPN First Take and the ESPN Insiders talk LeBron James To get the full insight on what maybe the biggest signing in NBA history, … Read moreTHE MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JULY 2, 2018, LEBRON JAMES NEW LA LAKER

LEBRON JAMES DECLINING OPTION AND WILL BECOME A FREE AGENT

LeBron James will not pick up the player option on the final year of his contract with the Cavaliers and will become an unrestricted free agent, according to ESPN and multiple reports. James had until 11:59 p.m. ET Friday to inform the Cavs of his intentions before the option expired. The decision will make the four-time MVP the … Read moreLEBRON JAMES DECLINING OPTION AND WILL BECOME A FREE AGENT

NBA FINALS-WARRIORS-CAVALIERS-IGUODALA-LOVE-THOMPSON-BEILEIN-PISTONS

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will not be suspended for Game 2 of the Finals after stepping onto the court while he was not checked into the game when a scuffle broke out in the closing seconds of Game . Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said that forward Andre Iguodala is doubtful for Game 2 of … Read moreNBA FINALS-WARRIORS-CAVALIERS-IGUODALA-LOVE-THOMPSON-BEILEIN-PISTONS