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Warriors sign PG Barbosa

Warriors sign PG Barbosa

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August 28 Barbosa played 20 games last season with the Phoenix Suns and is participating in the FIBA World Cup for Brazil. FULL STORY

Lakers work out Beasley a second time

Lakers work out Beasley a second time

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August 27 The 25-year-old Kansas State product, who couldn't stick a second time with Heat last season, worked out for the Lakers for a second time, USA Today reported. FULL STORY

Heat add G Brown

Heat add G Brown

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August 27 Free agent guard Shannon Brown signed a one-year, $1.3 million contract with the Miami Heat on Wednesday. FULL STORY

Clippers, Rivers agree to contract extension

Clippers, Rivers agree to contract extension

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August 27 Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers on Wednesday agreed to a contract extension through the end of the 2018-19 season. FULL STORY

Timberwolves' influx of young talent excited for season

Timberwolves' influx of young talent excited for season

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August 26 Three days after trading their best player, forward Kevin Love, to the Cleveland Cavaliers as part of a three-team deal including the Philadelphia 76ers, the Timberwolves introduced their three newest players -- wing Andrew Wiggins and forwards Thaddeus Young and Anthony Bennett -- as well as their own first-round pick, guard Zach LaVine, Tuesday in front of a friendly crowd at the State Fair. FULL STORY

OKC unloads Thabeet to Philly

OKC unloads Thabeet to Philly

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August 26 The Thunder will receive a heavily protected 2015 second-round draft pick. FULL STORY

NBA roundup: Love in Cleveland for long haul

NBA roundup: Love in Cleveland for long haul

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August 26 The 25-year-old Love is a three-time NBA All-Star and completes a new-look Big 3 for Cleveland along with forward LeBron James and guard Kyrie Irving. FULL STORY

Sixers, Hinkie had youth in mind in Young trade

Sixers, Hinkie had youth in mind in Young trade

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August 26 Like the rest of Sam Hinkie's other transactions since becoming president and general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers last May, his most recent trade was not designed to make the team better. At least, not in the short term. FULL STORY

NBA STANDINGS

Eastern
Atlantic
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Toronto Raptors
48-34
0.585
8.0
Brooklyn Nets
44-38
0.537
12.0
New York Knicks
37-45
0.451
19.0
Boston Celtics
25-57
0.305
31.0
Philadelphia 76ers
19-63
0.232
37.0
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Indiana Pacers
56-26
0.683
-
Chicago Bulls
48-34
0.585
8.0
Cleveland Cavaliers
33-49
0.402
23.0
Detroit Pistons
29-53
0.354
27.0
Milwaukee Bucks
15-67
0.183
41.0
Southeast
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Miami Heat
54-28
0.659
2.0
Washington Wizards
44-38
0.537
12.0
Charlotte Bobcats
43-39
0.524
13.0
Atlanta Hawks
38-44
0.463
18.0
Orlando Magic
23-59
0.280
33.0
Western
Northwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Oklahoma City Thunder
59-23
0.720
3.0
Portland Trail Blazers
54-28
0.659
8.0
Minnesota Timberwolves
40-42
0.488
22.0
Denver Nuggets
36-46
0.439
26.0
Utah Jazz
25-57
0.305
37.0
Pacific
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Los Angeles Clippers
57-25
0.695
5.0
Golden State Warriors
51-31
0.622
11.0
Phoenix Suns
48-34
0.585
14.0
Sacramento Kings
28-54
0.341
34.0
Los Angeles Lakers
27-55
0.329
35.0
Southwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
San Antonio Spurs
62-20
0.756
-
Houston Rockets
54-28
0.659
8.0
Memphis Grizzlies
50-32
0.610
12.0
Dallas Mavericks
49-33
0.598
13.0
New Orleans Pelicans
34-48
0.415
28.0