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Cleveland, Love trade talks heat up

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — It’s heating up.
With reports of Golden State and the Timberwolves reigniting trade talks for forward Kevin Love, another franchise’s possible offer appears to have more steam.
James wants to play with Love, and the Cleveland Ca…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Wolves’ Saunders hesitant to discuss Love

June 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Flip Saunders said he talks to NBA teams from 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. every day. That included Tuesday morning, when the Timberwolves coach and president of basketball operations was on his way to speak with reporters.
Three more calls came…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Timberwolves appear keen on Grizzlies head coach Joerger

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota native Dave Joerger appears to be progressing as the front-runner in the Timberwolves’ search for a coach.
Wolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders had talked with at least eight candidates as of last week,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Laettner to host basketball camp at DHS

April 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Christian Laettner recorded one of the most memorable moments in college basketball history with “The Shot.”
The former Duke standout drained a game-winning turnaround jump shot as time expired to beat Kentucky 104-103 during the 1992 East Regio…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Miller taking on added role for the Grizzlies

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL, S.D. — After playing a limited role in his third season off the bench for the NBA champion Miami Heat last year, Mitchell native Mike Miller is back with the Memphis Grizzlies and playing an increased role.
Miller, 33, came into the 2013…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Joerger makes use of minor-league time

July 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MOORHEAD, Minn. Dave Joerger was in college when he got hooked on pro basketball.
The Memphis Grizzlies head coach was a volunteer for the Fargo-Moorhead Beez in his final year at Moorhead State, which is now Minnesota State Moorhead. Continue Reading

SDSU guard Wolters picked by Washington, traded twice

June 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK South Dakota State point guard Nate Wolters was drafted with the 38th overall pick of the 2013 NBA draft Thursday by the Washington Wizards.
His rights were then traded twice, with Wolters eventually ending up with the Milwaukee Bucks. Continue Reading

Cavs take Bennett with No. 1 pick

June 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK Anthony Bennett was stunned at the start. David Stern had a big surprise at the finish. Continue Reading

Miami answers call, even series against Spurs

June 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

SAN ANTONIO Miami Heat owner Micky Arison had a message as he walked to the winning locker room.
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Spurs cool down Miami in Game 3

June 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

SAN ANTONIO From big 3s to Big Three, the Spurs had it all in the NBA Finals’ raucous return to San Antonio. Continue Reading