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Chris Bosh admits 'playing with people's emotions' before signing

While New York and the rest of the NBA world were anticipating his
decision, Chris Bosh dealt with the attention by "playing with people’s

Sources: Four teams agree on trade

Four NBA teams have agreed to a five-player trade that will send Trevor
Ariza to the New Orleans Hornets and Darren Collison to the Indiana
Pacers, two league sources said.

In the proposed deal, the Houston Rockets will send Ariza to the
Hornets, who in turn will send Collison and James Posey to the Pacers.

The Pacers will send Troy Murphy to the New Jersey Nets. And the Nets will send Courtney Lee to the Rockets.

Celtics sign Harangody to contract

Doc Rivers announced Tuesday that the Celtics have agreed to a two-year
contract with second-round pick Luke Harangody. Terms of the deal were
not disclosed. The Notre Dame alum met briefly with the media following
the Shaquille O’Neal press conference.

“It’s a great feeling to have a little job security, especially
guaranteed,” Harangody said. “It helps me sleep easier at night. And to
sign the contract is also a great feeling as well.”

The 52nd pick of the 2010 draft, Harangody joins a star-filled front
court in Boston. However, the prospect of playing with Shaquille O’Neal
does not intimidate the former All-Big East player.

Celtics will host Heat, LeBron on Opening Night

Miami’s new Big Three will be making their regular-season debut against the Celtics’ Big Three at TD Garden.

According to a league sources, the revamped Heat, featuring the daunting
trio of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh, will open the NBA
season against the Celtics Oct. 26, a clash that will be nationally
televised by TNT.

The league will release its opening week and Christmas Day schedules
tonight on NBA TV, and it’s expected that the Heat and Celtics will be
prevalent in those games.

Basketball Trade Rumors and Notes for July 25th

1. Okafor tied to Paul trade?

2. O’Neal ticks off Heat

3. Marbury choosing China over Heat?

4. Mavericks trying to bring back Thomas

5. Paul leaning toward Magic?

Basketball Trade Rumors and Notes for July 24th

1. Knicks would deal anyone but Stoudemire for Paul

2. Mavericks balked at Shaquille O’Neal’s salary demands

3. Rose believes McGrady could help Bulls

4. Lakers, Brown remain in talks

5. Appears Iguodala will not be a Clipper

Basketball Trade Rumors and Notes for July 16th

1. Tracy McGrady might interest Clippers

2. Pistons to Las Vegas? Team denies interest in any such proposal

3. Keeping Rasheed Wallace in their plans

4. Al Harrington says Mike D’Antoni’s dislike for forward ended any chances of returning to Knicks

5. Webber touts Howard’s influence for Miami Heat

Basketball Trade Rumors and Notes for July 15th

1. Mike Miller in Miami, plans to sign with Heat on Thursday

2. Phoenix Suns officially acquire Childress, Turkoglu

3. Clippers ponder pursuing McGrady

4. Rockets match offer sheet to keep guard Lowry

5. Hornets withdraw two-year contract offer to free agent Luther Head

6. Despite not landing LeBron James, and talk of Isiah, Donnie Walsh’s job with Knicks appears safe

7. Harrington: Nuggets more upside than Mavs

Basketball Trade Rumors and Notes for July 13th

1. Michael Jordan holding up Raptors trade

2. Mavericks show interest in Shaq

3. Jazz close to acquiring Minnesota big man Jefferson

4. Free-agent Barnes not likely to return to Warriors

5. Derek Fisher decides Kobe’s pull greater than LeBron’s, agrees to stay with Lakers

6. Raptor rebuild decidedly Sun-ny

Basketball Trade Rumors and Notes for July 11th

1. Latest Golden State Warriors deal may signal Anthony Morrow’s departure

2. Derek Fisher has a quick trip to Miami

3. Felton’s two-year, $15.8M contract with Knicks finalized

4. Ilgauskas interested in Miami Heat; Haslem has options

5. Will Raptors use their trade chip?

6. Isiah Thomas could be poised for New York Knicks comeback after recruitment of LeBron James

7. Knicks will explore trading Wilson Chandler

8. Magic GM anticipates matching Bulls’ offer for Redick