Last night, the Atlanta Hawks and Sacramento Kings agreed to a deal centered around Sacramento’s Center, Dewayne Dedmon and Atlanta’s Power Forward, Jabari Parker. The two franchises are both likely in the lottery, trying to prepare for the near future. Atlanta has been active on the trade market, trying to acquire big men to play … Continue reading Who Won the Hawks-Kings Trade?
Trade rumors for the 26 year-old Center seemed to have died down after the inital report from Woj that said that the Hawks and Pistons had been in trade talks. Since then, several other teams including the Knicks and Celtics had reported interest in the NBA’s top rebounder as well. Those three teams thought that … Continue reading New Trade Rumors: Andre Drummond to the Clippers?
The Detroit Piston’s season is not going the way that they had hoped. Injuries to Blake Griffin, Reggie Jackson and Luke Kennard derailed their season. Many analysts had predicted that Detroit’s season would go this way because they had three of the most injury-prone players in the league. They had Blake Griffin and Reggie Jackson, … Continue reading Derrick Rose Reportedly Wants to Stay in Detroit
Image: Via: Boston Herald The Boston Celtics have been surprising everyone this season. With the improvements of Tatum and Brown, along with Kyrie's replacement in Kemba Wallker have proven to be a great trio offensively, and their chemistry is one of the key factors to Boston’s success. The necessities of a good locker room have … Continue reading 3 Big Man Trades for the Boston Celtics.
The Dallas Mavericks have received their replacement starting Center after the Dwight Powell Achilles injury in the first quarter of a game against the Clippers. Powell shot 71.6% on two-point attempts before his injury sidelined him for the rest of this season and a lot of the next as well. Cauley-Stein signed with the Warriors … Continue reading Cauley-Stein Traded to Dallas for 2020 Second-Rounder
Image: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY SportsVia: Golden State of Mind The D’Angelo Russell trade rumors have been circulating ever since he signed with the Warriors. After this season, Curry and Klay are coming back and there’s not exactly a fit for Russell. Many speculated that Russell was simply acquired to be a trade piece later. He … Continue reading Three Realistic D’Angelo Russell Trades
Did you see what happened against LA? Markelle Fultz managed to lead the Orlando Magic past the Lakers. Fultz put up a triple-double with 21 points, 11 rebounds and ten assists. Fultz and the Magic managed to hold off the Lakers in LA. This game showed Fultz and Orlando at their highest potential. Orlando is … Continue reading The Orlando Magic: The Way Forward
Image: David Zalubowski/Associated PressVia: Bleacher Report He’s back! 11-year point guard Jeff Teague , along with Treveon Graham have been sent to Atlanta in exchange for Allen Crabbe. This trade is the kickoff to the highly-anticipated trade season. Jeff Teague has played in Atlanta before and was a one-time all-star with Atlanta. He played with … Continue reading Jeff Teague Traded Back to Atlanta!
The Philadelphia 76ers made some offseason moves that had the NBA on notice. After falling to the eventual champion Toronto Raptors in the second round, three of their five starters (Tobias Harris, JJ Redick and Jimmy Butler) were all set to be free agents. Jimmy Butler seemed to have little interest in resigning with the … Continue reading Three Trades the 76ers Must Consider to Contend in the East
With the trade deadline in a about a month teams are settling into their roles of rebuilding, selling, buying, or contending. Teams are figuring out where they stand on that scale and for the teams that are not contending, they need to start making calls. Many teams are in the buying category which will make … Continue reading Players That Could Be Traded Before The Trade Deadline
Denver Nuggets Western Conference Finals The Denver Nuggets came within just minutes of a Western Conference Finals appearance this past postseason, falling to the Portland Trailblazers 100-96 in a second-round game 7. For a Denver team with an average age of just 24.4 and led by 24 year old Nikola Jokic, their 54-win season came … Continue reading Three Words to Describe Every NBA Team Today (part 2)
Atlanta Hawks Underrated Young Core This past season Atlanta surprised a lot of people, and it was not because of their ability to win games. Throughout their 29-win season, the Hawks proved to have one of the most talented young cores in the association, which came as a shock to many. Obviously Rookie of the … Continue reading Three Words to Describe Every NBA Team Today (part 1 of 2)
After a couple of days of speculation surrounding Russell Westbrook and his future with the Oklahoma City Thunder, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news at 8:26 ET . Westbrook, who has only played for the Oklahoma City Thunder in his professional career up until now, has been traded to Houston. In return, the Thunder not … Continue reading Westbrook Traded to the Rockets
The complete and utter madness that is and has been the 2019 NBA offseason continues... In the aftermath of Paul George being traded to the Clippers just days ago, Oklahoma City has now traded superstar point guard Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and a series of draft picks. There are numbers … Continue reading Analyzing the Russell Westbrook Trade From Both Teams’ Perspectives
"In aftermath of Paul George's departure, OKC star Russell Westbrook is welcoming to idea of Sam Presti engineering a trade that would bring an end to his illustrious 11-year Thunder tenure." - per Woj Oklahoma City shocked the basketball world Sunday by trading MVP and DPOY candidate Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers for … Continue reading 5 Best Landing Spots for Russell Westbrook
The race for Kawhi Leonard is finally over, and the underdog came out on top. Kawhi Leonard is coming back home to Southern California to play for the Los Angeles Clippers. They seemed like the underdog throughout, with multiple reports coming out stating that Kawhi was either going back to the Raptors or to … Continue reading What Kawhi Leonard and Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers means for the NBA
“With the eleventh overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves select, Cameron Johnson, from the University of North Carolina.” Those were the words uttered by commissioner Adam Silver, which were followed with a long, awkward silence, and then some mild clapping. Prior to the pick, the Timberwolves traded Dario Saric and … Continue reading Why Cameron Johnson was the right pick for the Phoenix Suns
1.) New Orleans Pelicans - Zion Williamson PF Duke - Freshman - 6'7 - 285 LBS The clear cut number one overall pick. He’s a generational athlete, and he has the potential to be a perennial all-star in the NBA. He’s slightly undersized for the position he's being drafted at, but with a 6’10 wingspan … Continue reading 2019 NBA Mock Draft w/Trades
Before I get into these trades, I first want to preface this by saying that these may not be the most realistic of trades. Players like Clint Capela and Mike Conley are currently being looked at by teams, but the the trade itself may not be the most realistic. I made trades that benefit both … Continue reading 5 Potential Offseason Trades
(AP Sports)The NBA trade deadline has passed, and with it a bunch of trades set up to shake the landscape of the NBA. In this article, we'll quickly glance over every trade made during the month of February (the Kristaps trade will not be counted, only any trade after). If you're looking to glance over every … Continue reading Deals of the Deadline: 2018-2019
The L.A. Clippers have traded forward Wesley Johnson to the New Orleans Pelicans for center Alexis Ajinca, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania. The Clippers will waive Ajinca after the deal becomes official, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Johnson could quickly find himself in a prominent role with New Orleans, as the Pelicans lack depth and defensive versatility on the perimeter. Ajinca is … Continue reading L.A. Clippers have traded forward Wesley Johnson to the New Orleans Pelicansfor center Alexis Ajinca
After the world found out he wanted out, the floodgates opened, with Miami, the Clippers, and Nets being the early front-runners. Rumors have it that the price remains steep, and it is what has likely kept him from already being traded. In an attempt to get their hands in on the suddenly wide-open Jimmy sweepstakes, … Continue reading NBA Trade Rumors: Bucks Preparing An Offer For Jimmy Butler
Jimmy Butler has requested a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves, league sources tell me and @JonKrawczynski. Butler has given Minnesota a list of one-to-three teams with whom he's open to signing extension, in anticipation of trade. Tom Thibodeau has been resistant to the idea of trading Butler, we're told. With media day on Monday and … Continue reading Jimmy Butler Has requested a trade!!
The Rockets late Thursday night traded Ryan Anderson and Rookie De'Anthony Melton to the Suns for Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss. For quite some time now, the Rockets have been seeking trades to ship Anderson out of Houston and fell short for most of the year, until Thursday. Now with Anderson gone, the Rockets get … Continue reading Ryan Anderson Gets Traded To The Suns
Pelicans are willing to wait till the trade deadline to get a wing to mix it all.According to Scott Kushner the Hawks are in the conversation since the Pelicans would like to get Kent Bazemore. The only reason that might not happen it is the cost. It was too steep. Since the Pelicans lost DeMarcus … Continue reading PELICANS TRADE RUMORS!