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Rockets, Suns announce Anderson trade

The Phoenix Suns officially acquired forward Ryan Anderson as part of a four-player deal with the Houston Rockets on Friday. The Suns also land rookie guard De’Anthony Melton while guards Marquese Chriss and Brandon Knight are headed to Houston in the deal, which was first reported by ESPN on Thursday night. “We are excited to welcome Ryan Anderson and De’Anthony Melton to Phoenix,” Suns general manager Ryan McDonough said in a release.

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Report: Suns send Marquese Chriss, Brandon Knight to Rockets for Ryan Anderson, De’Anthony Melton

The Houston Rockets unloaded Ryan Anderson and the remainder of his $41 million contract in a four-player deal with the Phoenix Suns. The Houston Rockets have traded Ryan Anderson and rookie De’Anthony Melton to the Phoenix Suns for Marquese Chriss and…

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Center Alex Len reportedly reaches contract deal with Atlanta

Five years ago, the Phoenix Suns had just drafted Alex Len at No. 5 overall and thought he would be the big man in the middle the team would build around. While Len has said he thought he was not used correctly, and there has been plenty of change and …

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Suns acquire Richaun Holmes from 76ers, Darrrell Arthur from Nets

The Phoenix Suns have acquired power forward Richaun Holmes from Philadelphia and forward Darrell Arthur from Brooklyn. The Suns sent cash considerations to the 76ers on Friday for Holmes, and got Arthur from the Nets for forward Jared Dudley and a pro…

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Report: Suns trade Jared Dudley, 2021 second-round pick to Nets for Darrell Arthur

Darrell Arthur and Jared Dudley are about to change places … and then, maybe, head on to other locations entirely. The NBA summer’s winding down, with most of the big names on the market having signed new deals or found new homes, but that doesn’t mean…

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NBA free agency has altered the Western Conference but not enough to seriously threaten the Golden State Warriors

Much has been made of the Golden State Warriors agreeing to a deal with DeMarcus Cousins since the deal was struck Monday evening.

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2018 NBA draft could be big night for big men

Arizona’s Deandre Ayton, Duke’s Marvin Bagley III and Wendell Carter Jr., Michigan State’s Jaren Jackson Jr. and Texas center Mo Bamba are all expected to be high selections Thursday night in Brooklyn. All are 6-foot-10 or taller.

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Arizona, New Orleans added to Super Bowl lineup, per report

Arizona and New Orleans to host Super Bowls LVII and LVIII, respectively, as league maps out sites through 2023 season and does away with bidding process.

        

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Clemson quarterback Hunter Johnson to transfer after freshman season

Clemson backup quarterback Hunter Johnson is transferring from the program, leaving the Tigers with three scholarship quarterbacks.

        

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Steph Curry emphatically, profanely reasserts himself in Warriors' Game 3 rout of Rockets

With a third-quarter flourish and a profane celebration caught on camera, Steph Curry silenced any questions about his health or playoff poise.

        

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James Harden agrees with coach Mike D'Antoni's assessment: Rockets 'played soft' in Game 3

Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni didn’t mince words after his team got blown out of Game 3 by the Golden State Warriors.

      

 

 

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Charles Barkley pokes the bear with question about 'annoying' Draymond Green

Just weeks after the Charles Barkley-Draymond Green saga during which Barkley said he wanted to punch Green in the face, Barkley poked the bear.

        

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Insider: Ed Carpenter thrills IMS crowd en route to winning third Indy 500 pole of career

Chevrolet dominates qualifying with 9 cars in first 4 rows

        

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How it happened: Phoenix Suns win NBA draft lottery

The hour-long NBA draft lottery on TV is a full-fledged production, but the actual lottery takes place approximately 1 ½ hours earlier, in a much smaller place.

        

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Ability to win in different ways puts Golden Knights on brink of Stanley Cup Final

The Vegas Golden Knights have found success this season by never behaving like an expansion team. That attitude, combined with the stellar goaltending of Marc-Andre Fleury, has the team one win away from playing for the Stanley Cup.

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Phoenix Suns need a point guard with No. 16 pick if Deandre Ayton is their top choice

The Suns interviewed the three highest-ranked point guards coming out: Oklahoma’s Trae Young, Alabama’s Collin Sexton and Kentucky’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

      

 

 

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Trae Young says he’s best player in 2018 NBA draft, with goal to be NBA's best player

Trae Young is a projected lottery pick and talked confidently of his aspirations to be one of the league’s best players, but it was his measurements that drew the most attention at the NBA draft combine in Chicago.

      

 

 

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John Calipari: 'If an NBA team would lie to me, you’re not coming in my gym'

John Calipari feels he owes it to his players to gather as much information about their NBA draft status as possible, and the Kentucky coach has stern words for any team that might mislead him or one of his players.

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Astros' A.J. Hinch after Texas school shooting: 'I want answers, I don't want to offer any more condolences'

“Thoughts and prayers are great. They’re not fixing the problem,” Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch said in an impassioned speech calling for change in the wake of the school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas.

      

 

 

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Texas high school shooting: University of Houston baseball commit shot in head, stable

Rome Shubert, a sophomore at Santa Fe High School in Texas, wrote on Twitter that he was among those injured and said he is in stable condition.

        

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