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May 30th, 2010

State of the Cap: Minnesota Timberwolves

Sun, 05/30/2010 - 11:35am

By Mike Misek

2010/11 Minnesota Timberwolves Payroll: $35.1 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $21 million under cap

Al JeffersonAl JeffersonVariables:

May 27th

NBA Draft Combine: Shooting Drill Results

Fri, 05/28/2010 - 4:58am
Player Spot-Up Shooting

Daniel Orton Interview

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 6:09pm

On Wednesday, following a workout along with Hassan Whiteside, I got a chance to sit down to interview Daniel Orton. Despite being just a freshman and struggling for playing time, Orton shows a confidence and surprisingly polished game for such a young kid.
How do you feel about your NBA readiness?

Daniel OrtonDaniel OrtonDaniel Orton: Coming out here working with Frank and Coach Hill has made me a lot more confident. I feel ready.

State of the Cap: Denver Nuggets

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 10:41am

By Mike Misek

2010/11 Denver Nuggets Payroll: $73.4 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $17.3 million over cap


Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo AnthonyKenyon Marton - ETO for $16.8 million
Renaldo Balkman - Unrestricted Free Agent
Malik Allen - Unrestricted Free Agent
Anthony Carter - Unrestricted Free Agent

May 26th

Hassan Whiteside Interview

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 9:12am

On Wednesday, I got a chance to interview Hassan Whiteside following a workout in San Francisco. Whiteside is a very shy kid but shows an enthusiasm for the game that is not apparent in every bigman.
You've been working out with Hakeem Olajuwon, what kind of things has he been working on with you?

May 25th

Hassan Whiteside/Daniel Orton Workout

Wed, 05/26/2010 - 9:05am

On Tuesday, Hoops Daily editor Eric Guilleminault and I got a chance to attend a workout with upcoming NBA draft picks Hassan Whiteside and Daniel Orton in San Francisco.

May 24th

Early NCAA Top 16

Mon, 05/24/2010 - 7:11pm

Since April began, about the only thing that's made any sense in the college basketball world was watching Duke cut down the nets in Indianapolis.

May 23rd

State of the Cap: New Orleans Hornets

Mon, 05/24/2010 - 8:48am

By Mike Misek

2010/11 New Orleans Hornets Payroll: $73 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $16.9 million over cap


Chris PaulChris PaulPeja Stojakovic - ETO for $14.3 million
Darius Songaila - Player Option for $4.1 million
Sean Marks - Unrestricted Free Agent
Ike Diogu - Unrestricted Free Agent

State of the Cap: Memphis Grizzlies

Sun, 05/23/2010 - 12:41pm

By Mike Misek

2010/11 Memphis Grizzlies Payroll: $
47.3 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $
56.1 million
Roughly: $8.8 million under cap