The Clippers finally signed a big name free agent

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SBNation.com—We have that and more in Tuesday’s NBA newsletter. The Clippers have hired Lee Jenkins as the team’s new executive director of research and identity. And here we thought kids from Vanderbilt couldn’t make it in the league ... Jenkins, of course, is a Sports Illustrated legend (still just 40 years old!) and the sport’s pre-eminent profile writer. It’s not unprecedented to go from writing (Jenkins’ old SI colleague Luke Winn works for the Raptors), though it is pretty rare. Even more, the usual...

Free agent G Nwaba signs with Cavaliers. The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed free agent guard David Nwaba, general manager Kobe Altman announced on Saturday.The deal was reported to be in the works...