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Report: Timberwolves owner in talks to sell "significant" minority stake

Part of Kevin Garnett’s motivation for returning to Minnesota to end his career with the Timberwolves was the intention to eventually become a minority owner. He might have some company, as a group of current and former Grizzlies executives—including Jason Levien—are reportedly in talks to buy a 20 percent stake in the team from Glen Taylor. 121 more words


NBA now offers direct access to game streams on Twitter, Facebook

Picture it this way: You are sitting at home, checking out Twitter on your phone when you see a highlight of Blake Griffin throwing down a monster dunk against the Thunder. 660 more words

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Andre Iguodala bought Allen Iverson suits to match NBA dress code

It was 10 years ago this year that David Stern sent out the dress code memo. NBA players were dressing like everyone into the hip-hop culture — baggy jeans, sports clothing, gold chains, etc. 284 more words

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Check out NBA's "This is why we play" ad campaign

This is it, the NBA’s ad campaign for the coming season: “This is why we play.”

It’s a nice touch mixing in people playing hoops in a lot of spots — from playgrounds to wheelchair games — along with NBA stars past and current. 17 more words

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Report: NBA studying wearable technology for game use

The NBA is already becoming more and more data driven, or at least the reams of data coming in are being considered in basketball decision making. 741 more words


Stance reveals first set of on-court socks for NBA teams

The NBA has a new partnership with the sock company Stance, which has designed socks home and road socks for all 30 teams to be worn during games this season. 59 more words

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Clippers' owner Steve Ballmer rejects $60 million a year local TV deal, may start streaming service

Right now, over-the-top local and national television deals are fueling the NBA — the league’s salary cap is going to jump $40 million a year per team in the next two years because of a new national television deal. 542 more words