The Los Angeles Clippers have exercised the fourth-year contract option on Blake Griffin; they have also exercised the third-year option on Eric Bledsoe and Al-Farouq Aminu. The Clippers have kept their young core intact and may make deep playoff runs in the future.
The Latest on the NBA
The NBA owners and the Players Union met on Tuesday and will do the same on Friday. [Pro Basketball Talk]
Jason Kidd believes LeBron James will win multiple NBA Championships. [Slam Magazine]
Dallas Mavericks’ DeShawn Stevenson was arrested for public intoxication. [Slam Magazine]
New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez says the media is being too harsh on LeBron James. [Pro Basketball Talk]
The Miami Heat made a qualifying offer for Mario Chalmers. [NBA.com]
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