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New York Knicks Free Agency Recap

DENVER, CO – OCTOBER 29: Nikola Jokic (15) of the Denver Nuggets fouls Julius Randle (30) of the New Orleans Pelicans at the hoop during the second half of the Nuggets’ 116-111 win on Monday, October 29, 2018. The Denver Nuggets hosted the New Orleans Pelicans at the Pepsi Center. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images) The New York Knicks Free Agency haul this summer was supposed to be the one that lifted the franchise out of the doldrums and into the nationwide spotlight. Seemingly waiting in the wings were Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Both...

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Max Strus a Stealth Pickup for the Boston Celtics

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – FEBRUARY 16: DePaul Blue Demons guard Max Strus (31) looks to the sidelines during the men’s college basketball game between the Butler Bulldogs and DePaul Blue Demons on February 16, 2019, at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, IN. (Photo by Zach Bolinger/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) While the newest Boston Celtics’ wing Max Strus (who attended college at DePaul) did not hear his name called at the NBA Draft, the undrafted free agent could prove to be a viable and stealth pickup for the franchise. Shortly after the draft completed, Strus signed a two-way contract with the...

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Signings of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving Signify Monumental Cultural Shift for Brooklyn Nets

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – AUGUST 08: Kevin Durant #5 and Kyrie Irving #10 of United States talk on the court during the Men’s Priliminary Round between the United States and Venezuela on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1 on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) In one fell swoop on the last day in June prior to the NBA signing bonanza, the Brooklyn Nets became the biggest story in the NBA by signing both Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving to max contracts. The implications of...

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