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

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

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 

NBA Rumors: Joel Przybilla to sign with Portland Trail Blazers

Free agent big man Joel Przybilla will sign with the Portland Trail Blazers, according to reports.

He doesn’t bring much on the offensive end, but his energy and will to play hard will help the Blazers in the paint.

Source: ESPN

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving (concussion) ready to return

Cleveland Cavaliers’ guard and No. 1 draft pick from the NBA Draft Kyrie Irving is ready to return after his concussion.

After seeing what concussion issues can bring on, this is great news for the Cavaliers’ organization.

Hopefully there are smooth sailings from here on out for Irving.

Source: ESPN

Glen Davis Suspended: Magic suspend forward for 2 games

Magic suspend Glen Davis for 2 games – CBSSports.com.

NBA Deron Williams Rumors: New Jersey Nets’ point guard has a list of teams he’d go to

New Jersey Nets’ Deron Williams has a list of teams he’d go to – ESPN New York.

NBA Rumors: Charlotte Bobcats Lose Corey Maggette to Injury

According to ESPN, Charlotte Bobcats’ forward Corey Maggette will miss 2-4 weeks with a strained left hamstring.

Maggette has averaged 12.2 points and 6.2 rebounds per game.

Head coach Paul Silas says that Derrick Brown will start Friday against the Atlanta Hawks.

Houston Rockets guard Kyle Lowry charged with misdemeanor battery

Kyle Lowry was charged with misdemeanor battery, according to myfoxhouston.com. 

“We have confirmed a criminal complaint charging Kyle Lowry with one count of misdemeanor battery has been filed with the Las Vegas Justice Court,” said Tess Driver, DA’s office spokeswoman.

Lowry could face up to six months in the Clark County Detention Center and/or a fine of no more than $1,000 if convicted, according to myfoxhouston.com.