Sean Deveney

Sean Deveney is a Heavy editor with a focus on the NBA and basketball in general. He has covered the league on a national basis for 20 years and has interviewed stars from Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jerry West to Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant to LeBron James and Kevin Durant. He is the author of seven nonfiction books, including "Fun City," "Before Wrigley became Wrigley," and "Facing Michael Jordan." Follow him on Twitter at @seandeveney.
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  • At Last! Frank Vogel Announces Lakers Stars Set for Preseason Debuts

  • Jason Kidd Slams Rumors of Rift Between Mavericks Stars: ‘Fake News’

  • New Celtics PG Dennis Schroder: ‘Everybody Knows I’m a Starter’

    Is it possible the Celtics will have a starting lineup controversy at point guard? Not yet, at least.

  • Clippers’ Terance Mann Slaps Down Honor From ‘GMs That Didn’t Draft Me’

  • Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban: Kidd to Allow More ‘Freedom’ to Luka Doncic

  • After Surprise Roster Cut, Knicks to Sign Young Sharpshooter: Report

  • ‘No Coach I’d Rather See’: Mavs Mentor Makes Ben Simmons Trade Ideal

  • L.A. Clippers & Ben Simmons: A Doc Rivers Fave Could Pave Way to a Deal

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  • ‘Jimmy Butler in Reverse’: Sixers-Simmons Saga Mirrors 2018 Blockbuster

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    Ben Simmons is forcing his way out of Philadelphia. That could have an impact on the Lakers.

  • LeBron James Repeating Lakers Team-Building Gambit From 2020: Report

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  • Warriors’ Champ Hopes ‘Over’ With Klay, Wiseman Injury News: Analyst

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    Miami Heat forward Duncan Robinson picks the Lakers as the team that had the 'most intriguing' offseason in the NBA.

  • Clippers Owner Opens Door for Kawhi Leonard Return, Knocks Lakers Fans

  • Lakers Fans Shaded by Clippers Owner: ‘Other Guys Feel a Little Threatened’

  • Should Lakers Push for Top Regular-Season Honors? Ex-NBAers Say No

  • Exclusive: Bulls’ Zach LaVine Sounds off on DeMar DeRozan ‘Fit’ Critics

  • Does LeBron’s Klutch Group ‘Bully’ the NBA? Strong Thoughts From Execs

    Does LeBron James' Klutch Sports "bully" the league, as Charles Barkley recently said? Some execs have surprise answers.