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Good morning, let the schedule outrage flow

That and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter.

Eric Bledsoe may opt to sign his qualifying offer

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With contract negotiations stalled and the relationship between the sides reportedly heading the wrong direction, Eric Bledsoe could opt to follow Greg Monroe's lead.

Monroe to sign 1-year qualifying offer

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The Pistons' big man surprised many by taking a one-year qualifying offer with the team instead of a long-term deal. This will make him an unrestricted free agent next summer.

Shelly Sterling, the Clippers' legal 'No. 1 Fan'

Per team tradition, the Clippers will still have a total living nightmare with the last name "Sterling" sitting courtside, even under new ownership. Let's celebrate! (Let's not).

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LeBron's Miami return likely set for Christmas

Christmas is one of the highlights of the NBA regular season schedule and this year it could include LeBron James returning to Miami.

P.J. Tucker suspended for 3 games

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The Suns will need to find a way to get by without their veteran small forward for the start of the season.

Shelly Sterling's troubling role with the Clippers

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The ex-wife of Donald Sterling managed to maintain a healthy ceremonial role with the team under Steve Ballmer despite her own history of racist behavior. This shouldn't be happening.

Sale of Clippers for $2 billion is complete

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It's now official: Donald Sterling is out of the NBA. The league announced that the sale of the Clippers to Steve Ballmer has been finalized.

Suns, Bledsoe aren't talking, owner says

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The Suns would like to have further contract negotiations with Bledsoe, but the two sides haven't spoken in months.

Greg Monroe's empty threat

The big man is willing to sign a one-year deal to become an unrestricted free agent next summer. It's a negotiating tactic, but why would the Pistons be afraid of a result that would fit their needs?

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