Jan 10, 2014; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward Luol Deng (9) drives during the first half against the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

NBA News from Fansided: Luol Deng for Andrew Bynum, Rockets end Asik talks, Kevin Love heading to the Lakers?, and more!


Each week has a special round of news. This week is no different. Are you ready to recap some big news? Perhaps you missed something and want to see what it was? Rumors, player news, injury reports, and more are waiting.

Rumors:

Trade rumor about Blake Griffin and Carmelo Anthony. Doc Rivers was not hearing it.

There’s one player holding up a Kings-Nuggets trade, apparently.

Gary Neal could be moved.

Bobcats looking to trade Ben Gordon.

Seems like the Rockets have given up trading Omer Asik.

One GM says Kevin Love is heading for the Lakers when his contract expires.

Warriors need a backup PG. Kirk Hinrich is on their list.

Off the court:

J.R. Smith seems to…well, the NBA fined him for untying shoes two times. Well, at least two times. the first time, he got a warning. the next, a fine. How much? $50,000.

Timberwolves and Spurs have a game rescheduled for April 8th.

Roster moves:

Loul Deng was traded from the Bulls for Andrew Bynum of the Cavaliers.

Hawks waive Cartier Martin.

Magic says goodbye to Solomon Jones

Clippers: Let go of Maalik Wayns (but signed him again), let go of Stephen Jackson, and signed Darius Morris.

Ryan Gomes was traded to the Celtics for some picks.

Kings waive Hamady Ndiaye.

Injury Report:

Lakers can’t catch a break. Or…maybe they are catching all breaks of the body. In any case, Kendall Marshall is the latest victim of the deadly PG plague on the Lakers.

Eric Bledsoe needs surgery on his right knee. So…yeah. He’s out indefinitely.

Tiago Splitter is out 3-5 weeks.

Milestones/Records

Dirk Nowitzki got his 1,000th career steal.

Tags: Chicago Bulls Cleveland Cavaliers Houston Rockets Minnesota Timberwolves New York Knicks Philadelphia 76ers