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LEAGUE ALERTS Week 1 NBA Power Rankings

Bucks Clippers Nuggets Lakers 76ers Rockets Jazz Trailblazers Warriors Nets  Celtics Spurs Raptors Pistons Maverick Pacers  Heat Kings Magic Thunder Hawks Pelicans Bulls Timberwolves Knicks Suns Grizzlies Wizards Cavs Hornets

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How Five of the Most Changed Franchises Will Fare in the 2019-2020 NBA Season

By: Chris O’Keefe How Five of the Most Changed Franchises Will Fare in the 2019-2020 NBA Season 1. Golden State Warriors The Warriors have been the most dominant team in the 2010’s decade. They have won 3 championships since 2015 including back to back championships in the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 seasons. However three of the main players from their dominant

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Three Words to Describe Every NBA Team Today (part 2)

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 as a surprise to many.

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Three Words to Describe Every NBA Team Today (part 1 of 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 Year runner-up Trae Young is

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Analyzing the Russell Westbrook Trade From Both Teams’ Perspectives

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 of both short and long-term

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5 Best Landing Spots for Russell Westbrook

“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 a record-setting number of draft

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Jerami Grant Traded to the Denver Nuggets!

The Oklahoma City Thunder have traded PF Jerami Grant to the Denver Nuggets in exchange for a 2020 1st round pick (confirmed by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN). This move comes off another recent move of the Thunder trading Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for five 1st picks, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, and Danilo Gallinari. The Thunder seem to

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PREDICTING THE LANDING SPOTS FOR THE TOP 5 FREE AGENTS

By Joseph Cervantes . . . 5. Klay Thompson Team Prediction: Golden State Warriors Contract Predicition: $190 Million/ 5 Years Klay Thompson is coming off an impressive season with improvements towards his defensive game but unfortunately, he suffered a devastating ACL injury against the Toronto Raptors in the Finals. Typically, a torn ACL can take around 7-10 months to recover

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6 Unexpected picks in the 2019 NBA Draft

  The 2019 NBA Draft went nothing like we thought it would. Every year teams take players earlier than projected, and every year players fall, but this year it seemed more extreme than usual. It was almost like we were in some parallel universe where the college basketball season went completely differently. Players who should’ve gone in the lottery fell

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2019 NBA Mock Draft w/Trades

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 and vertical leap of more

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5 Potential Offseason 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 teams, and I tried to

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Lonzo Ball GOES OFF on T-Pain!!!

Lonzo Ball is one of the more recognized musicians in the basketball community. Although many of his rap songs are actually just promotional music for his shoe brand “Big Baller Brand” some people don’t realize Lonzo Ball can actually rap. Ball has already hilariously featured in a lip-sync battle, but this time, Ball went for the big fish. Joining “Drop

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