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RealGM Radio: Derek Bodner On The 76ers, NBA Draft
Daniel Leroux talks with Derek Bodner of DraftExpress and Liberty Ballers about the NBA Draft prospects in the NCAA Tournament and the process for the 76ers.

RealGM Staff Report

Report: LeBron 'Frustrated' By Kevin Love Not 'Getting With The Program'
LeBron James pushed for the Cavaliers to trade for Kevin Love last offseason.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Adidas Thought Big Men Would Be More Marketable Than Michael Jordan
Adidas took the same strategy as the Rockets and Blazers in preferring big men over Michael Jordan.

Ellen Emmerentze Jervell, Sara Germano/Wall Street Journal

Alexey Shved Sidelined 2-3 Weeks With Incomplete Fractured Rib
Alexey Shved will be reevaluated in approximately 2-3 weeks.

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Patrick Beverley Has Torn Ligament In Wrist
Patrick Beverley will wait 7-10 days before deciding his next steps.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Current NBA, International Alumni From Sweet 16 Schools
Kentucky and Duke have 18 former players in the NBA apiece, while UCLA has the most total professionals with 34.

RealGM Staff Report

LeBron: I Admire How Calipari Takes High Egos, Turns Them Into Team
LeBron James and John Calipari have grown increasingly close over the years after they were introduced by a "family friend" believed to be William Wesley.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Austin Daye Signs 2nd 10-Day Contract With Hawks
Austin Daye was previously on a 10-day deal.

RealGM Staff Report

Derrick Rose Close To Clearance For Contact, Confident Of Return This Season
Derrick Rose is doing everything with the Bulls except taking contact.

K.C. Johnson/Chicago Tribune

Dwight Howard Returning On Wednesday With Minutes Restriction
Dwight Howard will be on a minutes restriction and play approximately 16 minutes.

Jonathan Feigen/Houston Chronicle

Joel Embiid's Needle Going In Right Direction, Will Play Summer League
Joel Embiid had reportedly gained weight earlier in the season, but he's looking fit, toned and explosive.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

Exec: John Calipari Driven Nuts By NBA Failure, Wants Another Chance
John Calipari did not succeed in his stint in the NBA with the Nets.

Steve Popper/Bergen Record

Omri Casspi Encouraged By George Karl, Wants To Re-Sign With Kings
Omri Casspi is represented by Dan Fegan, who is also agent for DeMarcus Cousins.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

Hassan Whiteside Day-To-Day After Receiving 10 Stitches On Hand
Hassan Whiteside's injury occurred when he was trying to block a dunk attempt by Miles Plumlee.

Shandel Richardson/Sun-Sentinel

Will Barton Interested In Returning To Nuggets
The Nuggets can extend a qualifying offer to Will Barton after the season at what would be $1.1 million.

Chris Dempsey/Denver Post

Patrick Beverley Could Be Out For Season With Wrist Injury
Patrick Beverley could have a season-ending wrist injury.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Jazz Purchase Idaho Stampede
The Jazz is the eighth NBA team to own an NBA D-League franchise.

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Marc Gasol Hasn't Begun Considering Free Agency
Marc Gasol will be one of the most highly coveted free agents in the offseason and will receive interest from the Knicks.

Mitch Abramson/New York Daily News

Dwight Howard To Return On Wednesday After Being Out Two Months
Dwight Howard hasn't played since Jan. 23.

Jenny Dial Creech/Houston Chronicle

Blake Griffin's Battery Case Dismissed
A man filed a complaint that Blake Griffin slapped him and grabbed his cell phone in Las Vegas last October.

AP

Speights: We Knew Wizards Would Argue, Quit If We Turned Up Defense
Marreese Speights said he knew the Wizards would falter in Monday's game if the Warriors elevated their defense.

Ben Standig/CSN Washington

Pelicans Sign Toney Douglas For Remainder Of Season
Toney Douglas appeared in three games for New Orleans, averaging 9.0 points, 4.0 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 22.0 minutes per game.

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Byron Scott: Jeremy Lin Is Definitely An NBA Player
Jeremy Lin ranks 18th in PER since the break at 22.2.

Bill Oram/Orange County Register

Dwyane Wade, Chris Paul Named NBA Players Of Week
Dwyane Wade led the Heat to a 3-1 week.

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Kevin Love Plans On Remaining With Cavaliers 'Either Way'
Kevin Love said his relationship with LeBron James is "evolving" and admitted that the two are not close during two interviews on Monday.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Warriors Rank 4th All-Time In Point Differential During Three-Point Era
The top-6 teams in point differential before the current season have all gone on to win the NBA championship.

Ben Golliver/Sports Illustrated

Mavs Concerned By Monta Ellis' On-Court Slump, Moodiness
Monta Ellis has struggled on the court of late and has shot just 38.9 percent from the floor since the All-Star break.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Bird Believes Paul George Returning This Season Good For Mental State
Larry Bird expects Paul George to play this season and he believes it would be good for his mental state as he comes back from a horrific injury.

Mike Mazzeo/ESPN

Jimmy Butler Likely To Return On Monday
Jimmy Butler has missed the past 11 games due to a left elbow injury.

K.C. Johnson/Chicago Tribune

JaVale McGee Remains Interested In Joining Playoff Contender
JaVale McGee still wants to play for a playoff contender, but his preference is to sign a deal only for the remainder of the season.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports