In ESPN The Magazine's NBA Preview Issue, LeBron James confesses all to Chris Broussard: His fealty to teammates, his relationship with Michael Jordan and the struggle to keep the faith in his personal brand of ball.
Hakeem Olajuwon, one of the greatest players in NBA history and architect of the legendary "Dream Shake" post move, will visit the Knicks next week to train some of the team's players for several days.
As part of Insider's "Dwight Howard week," Chris Broussard creates five trade scenarios for Howard that would be a win for both the Magic and the team that would land D-12. These ideas involve the Heat, Bulls, Lakers, Hawks and Knicks.
All the chatter about Boston's interest in Chris Paul is a moot point because the All-Star point guard will not sign a long-term contract extension with the Celtics, according to a person close to the situation.
Miami, New Jersey and Chicago have expressed interest in Carlos Boozer and are in the process of scheduling meetings with him on or after July 1, according to league sources. New York is also expected to reach out to the Jazz's two-time All-Star.