December 2008 Basketball Wiretap

Knicks Looking At Felton, Rodriguez And Atkins?
The Knicks are still looking for help in the backcourt and Charlotte's Raymond Felton, Portland's Sergio Rodriguez, and Denver's Chucky Atkins are reportedly options.

Newsday

Hornets' Chandler Ignores Trade Rumors
New Orleans' center Tyson Chandler ignores all trade rumors, having learned throughout his career that you can't focus on that kind of attention.

Times-Picayune

Indiana's Ford Expected To Sit Again
Indiana point guard T.J. Ford is expected to miss his third straight game on Tuesday night when the team faces off against Atlanta.

Indianapolis Star

OKC Waives Steven Hill
The Oklahoma City have waived center Steven Hill. Hill appeared in one game for the Thunder scoring two points and grabbing thee rebounds in two minutes.

Press Release

OKC's Acquisition Of Krstic Finalized
The Thunder announced today that the team's acquisition of center Nenad Krstic has been finalized.

Press Release

Nets Pass, Krstic Officially Joins Thunder
Sam Presti announced today that the team?s acquisition of center Nenad Krstic has been finalized.

Press Release

Orlando: No Interest In Trading For Joe Smith
Otis Smith says Orlando doesn't have interest in acquiring Oklahoma City Thunder F Joe Smith.

Orlando Sentinel

Maggette Doesn't Want To Be A Clipper Again
With speculation that Baron Davis wants to return to Golden State escalating, Corey Maggette was asked if he would like to go back to the Clippers.

San Francisco Chronicle

Suns' Nash Leaves With Back Spasms
Phoenix guard Steve Nash doesn't expect the back spasms that limited him against Oklahoma City to be a long-term issue.

Seattle Times

Celtics' Garnett To Receive Time Off?
Kevin Garnett has been playing more minutes than usual lately, so Celtics' coach Doc Rivers is trying to make an effort to give his star some time off.

Boston Globe

A.I. Or Hamilton To Be Pistons' 6th Man?
When Richard Hamilton returns from his groin injury, Pistons' coach Michael Curry could opt to bring either Hamilton or Allen Iverson off the bench.

Detroit Free Press

Davis Denies He Wants Out
Baron Davis has denied claims by Stephen Jackson that he wants to return to the Warriors.

Los Angeles Times

RealGM Recaps For Games On Monday, Dec. 29th
The Pistons ended the Magic's 7-game win streak with an impressive victory at the Palace of Auburn Hills on Monday night.

RealGM Staff Report

Weeks To Go Before Curry Can Practice
Eddy Curry is weeks away from practicing with the New York Knicks.

New York Daily News

Nets Send Williams To D-League
New Jersey Nets' forward Sean Williams was assigned to the Colorado 14ers.

Press Release

Ricky Davis Suspended For Violation Of Anti-Drug Program
Ricky Davis has been suspended for five games.

Press Release

James, Bryant Named Players Of Week
The Cavaliers' LeBron James and the Lakers' Kobe Bryant Monday were named the Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec. 22, through Sunday, Dec. 28.

NBA.com

Nellie Predicts Lakers To Dethrone Celtics
Warriors' coach Don Nelson believes that the Lakers will dethrone the defending-champion Celtics this season.

Orange County Register

Clippers' Randolph Could Miss 2 Weeks
Clippers' forward Zach Randolph has a bruised left knee that could keep him out for as long as two weeks.

Los Angeles Times

Grunfeld: Arenas Close To Return
Wizards' president Ernie Grunfeld believes guard Gilbert Arenas is close to returning to the court.

Washington Times

Cleveland Interested In Gerald Wallace?
Bobcats forward Gerald Wallace's name remains a mainstay in trade rumors, and the Cavaliers could have interest.

News-Herald

Knicks Almost Traded Lee To Nuggets
The Knicks and Nuggets had serious enough discussions about a David Lee-for-Linas Kleiza trade earlier this month that Lee got word something was possible.

Newsday

Baron Would Welcome Return To Warriors?
Golden State's Stephen Jackson recently spent time with former teammate Baron Davis, who revealed to him that he wouldn't mind returning to the Warriors.

Contra Costa Times

Karl Not Hopeful About Nene Being All-Star
Nuggets' coach George Karl doesn't believe that Nene will be representing the Western Conference at February's All-Star Game.

Rocky Mountain News

Mihm Wants To Remain A Laker
Chris Mihm has heard all the trade rumors involving him leaving the Lakers, but he hopes they are false.

Los Angeles Daily News

Pacers' Dunleavy Continues To Progress
Pacers' swingman Mike Dunleavy has increased his practice participation up to 20 minutes, but he is also battling a virus.

Indianapolis Star

Nuggets Actively Looking For Big Man?
The Nuggets have talked to the Thunder about possibly acquiring one of its big men, assuming they land Nenad Krstic, whom they recently signed to an offer sheet.

Rocky Mountain News

RealGM Recaps For Games On Sunday, Dec. 28th
David West hit a jumper with two seconds left on the clock to give the Hornets a 105-103 win over the Pacers in Indiana on Sunday night.

RealGM Staff Report

Marbury Wants Fine Settled Before Discussing Buyout
Before Stephon Marbury discusses a buyout for the Knicks, he wants the $400,000 back that he was fined for allegedly refusing to play. According to Marbury, he did not even have a jersey in his locker.

New York Post

Kings' Miller: 'I Hate Losing'
Kings' center Brad Miller admitted to the Sacramento Bee recently that he has a difficult time dealing with losing.

Sacramento Bee

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