NBA Rumors: Chicago Bulls release Mike James

Chicago Bulls made a move on Tuesday by releasing Mike James.

C.J. Watson will return to play the New Orleans Hornets after missing two games because of a concussion.

Source: ESPN Chicago

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NBA Rumors: Brandon Roy Considering A Comeback

Brandon Roy was one of the better scorers in the NBA before his numerous knee injuries.

It was difficult watching the former star struggle on the court. Hopefully he can comeback and be successful in the league.

“It’s the truth. It’s really hard being so far away from the game. I spend time watching Jamal (Crawford) and following all of his games; Will (Conroy) and Tre (Simmons) are both doing their thing, so it’s driving me to wanna come back out there.” Roy told US Basket, “If the treatment I’ve been looking into can work, I believe there’s a good chance you will see Brandon Roy back hoopin’.”

Source: SI Tracking Blog

NBA Rumors: New Jersey Nets coach Avery Johnson — Mark Cuban, Dallas Mavericks could steal Deron Williams

Avery Johnson is a little bit worried about the Dallas Mavericks and their ability to lure Deron Williams.

Source: ESPN Dallas

Former coach Mike Dunleavy part of group looking to buy New Orleans Hornets, sources say

New Orleans may have a buyer in the form of Mike Dunleavy. He is part of a group that is looking to buy the Hornets.

Source: ESPN

Los Angeles Clippers plan to bring Bobby Simmons back

Bobby Simmons may return to the Los Angeles Clippers for the stretch run of the NBA season.

Source: ESPN Los Angeles

New York Knicks’ Jeremy Lin — Ben & Jerry’s apologizes for ‘Lin-Sanity’ flavor

Another Jeremy Lin issue in case you weren’t tired of hearing it already. Let’s just play basketball because this kid can flat-out play the game.

Source: ESPN New York

Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant suffers nasal fracture at All-Star Game

I’m not exactly sure why Dwyane Wade didn’t just let Kobe Bryant slam one down on him. Everybody on the night was allowed uncontested dunks.

Bryant suffered a nasal fracture because of it.

Source: ESPN Los Angeles

Milwaukee Bucks say Andrew Bogut won’t need surgery on ankle

Andrew Bogut won’t need surgery to repair his ankle. He has averaged 11.3 points and 8.3 rebounds in 12 games played.

Source: ESPN

Rasheed Wallace Rumors: Forward to sign with Los Angeles Lakers

Rasheed Wallace will sign with the Los Angeles Lakers, according to sources.

“His days as a starter in this league are gone,” said the source. “I think he knows that, and so do the Lakers. But think about it. Of the big men that are available, is there one that’s really better? And if he’s gotten himself in shape, adding him becomes a huge get for them.”

How about finding a guard that can score in a variety of ways? That’s what they need to compete for a NBA title.

Source: A. Sherrod Blakely 

Kevin Johnson, David Stern agree to ‘work plan’ in hopes of arena financing deal

Good news for Sacramento Kings’ fans regarding their future.

“I feel very confident that we as a city are going to be able to do our part,” Johnson said at a late afternoon news conference at City Hall with six council members standing behind him. “The city controls its own destiny.”

Source: ESPN