December 2009 Basketball Wiretap

Saunders: I Came Here To Win A Title
Flip Saunders is threatening major lineup changes.

Washington Post

Blazers Set To Sign Shavlik Randolph
The Blazers will sign Shavlik Randolph as their hardship exception player.

Oregonian

Wolves, Suns Swap Hart, Tucker
The Timberwolves dealt Jason Hart to the Suns hours after prematurely announcing that they sent him to the Hornets.

ESPN

Police Probe Guns At Verizon Center
Gilbert Arenas stored unloaded firearms in his locker.

ESPN

GM Doesn't Give Del Negro Clear Endorsement
Gar Forman discussed rumors that the Bulls are planning to fire Vinny Del Negro.

ESPN

Artest Says He Suffered Memory Loss
Ron Artest has missed three straight games.

ESPN

Blazers Waive Tolliver, Assign Mills To NBDL
Patrick Mills is getting closer to Portland.

Press Release

Knicks Unlikely To Buyout Curry
The Knicks could keep Eddy Curry on the bench.

New York Post

Warriors Granted Another Injury Exception
The Warriors have been granted another injury exception, but they may not use it right away.

Oakland Tribune

Bender Might Stick With Knicks
Jonathan Bender may have a future in New York.

New York Post

Ankle Could Keep Big Baby Out Awhile
Glen Davis has played in just three games this season.

Boston Globe

Hornets, Wolves Deal For Brown Hits Snag
Devin Brown appears to be staying in New Orleans for now.

Twitter (Adrian Wojnarowski)

Lopez Ducks Out On Media After Loss
The Thunder fronted Brook Lopez with great success on Monday night.

Star-Ledger

Deng Returns To Practice, Should Play
Luol Deng has been playing with a fractured thumb since Dec. 14.

Chicago Tribune

Artest Could Rejoin Lakers Against Warriors
Ron Artest could play on Tuesday night.

ESPN

Petrie's Extension Is For Three Years
Geoff Petrie will be in Sacramento through the 2012-13 season.

ESPN

RealGM Recaps For Monday, 12/28
The Warriors dropped the Celtics on Monday night to hand Boston their second-straight close road loss.

Andrew Perna/RealGM

McDyess Is Comfortable Coming Off Bench
Antonio McDyess has thrived since being moved to the bench.

San Antonio Express-News

Pacers Still Focused On Future
Larry Bird is still focused on the summer of 2011.

Indianapolis Star

Jefferson Warms To Minnesota's Triangle O
Al Jefferson is becoming a believer in the triangle offense.

Star Tribune

Joe Smith Ready For Return
Joe Smith has missed eight games with a thumb injury.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Bosh Close To Carter's Franchise Mark
Chris Bosh needs 73 points to become Toronto's all-time leading scorer.

Toronto Sun

Skiles Benches Bogut, Redd In Second Half
Scott Skiles didn't play Michael Redd or Andrew Bogut in the second half on Monday night.

ESPN

Gay Sits With Sprained Ankle
Rudy Gay missed Monday night's game against the Wizards.

ESPN

Del Negro: Report Of Fate Is Untrue
Vinny Del Negro says he's safe.

ESPN

Kings, Petrie Agree On Contract Extension
Geoff Petrie is staying in Sacramento.

ESPN

T-Mac Granted Leave, Rockets Working On Trade
Tracy McGrady will work out on his own while the Rockets pour over trade scenarios.

ESPN

Nate Robinson Fined For Trade Request
Nate Robinson has been fined for his agent's public trade request.

Press Release

Thunder Recall Mullens From D-League
Oklahoma City Thunder Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti announced today that the team has recalled center Byron Mullens from the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League.

Press Release

Durant: Thunder Focus Better On Road
The Thunder are 8-7 at home and 7-7 on the road this season.

Oklahoman