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  • Ranking top potential free agency destinations for Kyle Lowry

    NBA Analysis "It isn’t the beginning of NBA free agency just yet, but that doesn’t mean we can’t come up with hypothetical landing spots for some of the notable free agents, right? Once NBA free agency gets underway in early August, one player that is going to be extremely busy is..." July 31

  • 3 ideal free agent destinations for Lou Williams

    Clutch Points "Lou Williams can still fill up the cup. The 34-year-old guard and three-time recipient of the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award is coming off a split season between the Atlanta Hawks and Los Angeles Clippers. He finished the regular season averaging a combined 11.3 points on 39.9..." July 31

  • Miami Heat’s offseason point guard options for 2021

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Heat have a hole at starting point guard with Kendrick Nunn set to hit free agency. While the organization holds a 2021-’22 team option on Goran Dragic that must be decided by Sunday night, he’s more of a backup point guard. Who are some options to fill that..." July 31

  • Derrick Rose Reportedly Interested In Returning To Chicago

    Fadeaway World "Derrick Rose could be returning home this offseason if the Chicago Bulls think of him as a backup point guard. The 2011 NBA MVP has bounced around the league, joining different teams and showing flashes of the player he was during his best days with the Bulls.  After getting..." July 31

  • 5 Realistic Trades to Give NBA Stars New Homes After the Draft

    Bleacher Report "Several hours before the 2021 NBA draft started, Thursday produced plenty of fireworks for fans to enjoy. For a minute, it looked like the Los Angeles Lakers might be packaging a number of assets to land the sweet-shooting Buddy Hield. Then, they apparently swerved into..." July 31

  • 3 ideal landing spots for Kelly Oubre Jr. in NBA free agency

    NBA Analysis "Kelly Oubre Jr. is about to become a very rich man during NBA free agency. The 25-year old forward had a tough time acclimating himself at times this season with the Golden State Warriors while battling a wrist injury, but plenty of teams will be monitoring his situation this..." July 31

  • 3 Sharpshooters Pegged as Free Agent Fits for Lakers

    Heavy "Russell Westbrook is now a Los Angeles Laker and with him comes his shooting woes. The former MVP does a lot of things well but shooting is not one of them. He’s a career 30.1% shooter from three and only hits 43.7% from the field overall. Considering LeBron..." July 31

  • 3 intriguing veterans Milwaukee Bucks could target in NBA free agency

    NBA Analysis "The Milwaukee Bucks won the 2021 NBA Finals, defeating the Phoenix Suns in six games. The team celebrated their first championship in 50 years but had to get going on their preparation to defend that title almost instantly. The 2021 NBA Draft took place on July 29th and the Bucks made..." July 31

  • Hawks’ 2 biggest threats to steal John Collins, revealed

    Clutch Points "The Atlanta Hawks surprised everyone else as they reached the Eastern Conference Finals in last season’s playoffs before getting eliminated by the Milwaukee Bucks in six games. They enter the offseason to try and improve the young team that had a solid run in the..." July 31

  • 3 perfect free agency targets for Miami Heat to pursue

    NBA Analysis "The Miami Heat are going to undergo some major changes this offseason. After making it to the NBA Finals in the Orlando Bubble and losing to the Los Angeles Lakers, the Heat were swept out of the first round by the 2021 NBA Champion Milwaukee Bucks. Adjustments to the roster were most..." July 31

  • 3 perfect free agency targets Dallas Mavericks must consider

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks have already seen some major changes occur this NBA offseason. Long-time front office member Donnie Nelson and the organization parted ways. One day later, head coach Rick Carlisle followed him out the door. The brain trust of the organization looks a lot..." July 31

  • 3 post-draft trade targets for Boston Celtics to consider

    NBA Analysis "The Boston Celtics started their NBA offseason with a bang, revamping their front office and coaching staff. Former head coach Brad Stevens headed to the front office, taking over the job that Danny Ainge stepped down from. Ime Udoka, one of the most highly-regarded assistant coaches in the..." July 31

  • 10 Veterans The Lakers Can Land To Become Title Contenders

    Fadeaway World "The Lakers are once again considered title favorites after the trade for 9-time All-Star Russell Westbrook. The point guard averaged a triple-double for the 4th time in his career and is easily one of the top-5 point guards in the NBA. Westbrook joining LeBron James and Anthony Davis creates a..." July 31

  • Free-Agency Spotlight on Chris Paul, the 'Kyle Lowry Domino,' Emerging PG Carousel

    Bleacher Report "With the draft come and gone, and the NBA's calendar flipping to the 2021-22 season Monday, this summer's free-agency period will center on the league's rapidly spinning point guard carousel. The biggest fish, Chris Paul, appears all but destined to return to Phoenix,..." July 31

  • 7 intriguing bold predictions for 2021 NBA free agency

    NBA Analysis "With the 2021 NBA Draft now behind us, everyone’s focus will turn toward free agency. If we learned anything from how the draft went, free agency could be fast and furious with player movement. The 2021 free agency class isn’t considered a very deep one, but some..." July 31

  • Top 25 NBA free agents: From stars to role players

    The Score "The 2021 NBA offseason is nearly upon us. The rumors are already flying as agents and front-office executives attempt to barter and bluff their way to backchannel agreements. Technically, teams are unable to start negotiating deals with free agents until 6 p.m. ET on Aug. 2. But to be..." July 31

  • 5 biggest surprises from the 2021 NBA Draft

    NBA Analysis "The 2021 NBA Draft took place on Thursday night and there were plenty of obvious picks that transpired. Cade Cunningham heard his name called to the Detroit Pistons, Jalen Green ended up going to the Houston Rockets, and Evan Mobley is on his way to the Cleveland Cavaliers, just as..." July 31

  • This Bulls-Heat trade is centered on Kendrick Nunn to Chicago

    NBA Analysis "For many NBA seasons, the Chicago Bulls have been searching for answers in their backcourt and while they have found success with Zach LaVine and Coby White the last couple of seasons, Chicago has hit yet another roadblock in the way of their potential success.  On June 10, Coby..." July 31

  • 1 NBA free agency target for each Eastern Conference team

    NBA Analysis "The start of NBA free agency is rapidly approaching with it set to begin on Aug. 3 at 6 p.m. (est). There will be no shortage of intriguing players available with teams around the league looking to get better. The 2021 NBA Draft has come and gone without much for player trades taking..." July 31

  • 3 post-draft trade targets for the New York Knicks

    NBA Analysis "The New York Knicks were one of the most active teams during the 2021 NBA Draft. They entered with picks No. 19, 21, 32 and 58. They made three separate deals on the night as they moved back multiple times. New York traded the 19th pick to the Charlotte Hornets for a future..." July 30

  • Bulls Extend Qualifying Offer To Lauri Markkanen

    Hoops Rumors "The Bulls have extended a qualifying offer to forward Lauri Markkanen, making him a restricted free agent, Shams Charania of The Athletic tweets. The QO is worth just over $9MM but Markkanen is expected to receive a deal exceeding that amount on the open market...." July 30

  • Bulls’ Billy Donovan ‘Interested in Reunion’ with Free-Agent Dennis Schroder

    Heavy "With the 2021 NBA Draft concluded, the Chicago Bulls and the rest of the league can focus on the offseason ahead and the free agency market, one expected to revolve around the point guard position. The Windy City club is no exception. July 30

  • 7 Best 3PT Shooters That Can Help LeBron James And Russell Westbrook Next Season

    Fadeaway World "The Los Angeles Lakers have recently acquired Russell Westbrook to fill their void at point guard and to add star power to the roster. He'll certainly be a great addition: Russell Westbrook is a triple-double machine, and he will be a capable second ballhandler behind LeBron James. Russell..." July 30

  • 5 NBA stars next to move following Russell Westbrook trade

    NBA Analysis "The 2021 NBA Offseason officially got underway with the 2021 NBA Draft. The draft class is one of the deeper ones in recent memory, as multiple players with first-round grades slipped into the second round, providing teams with a ton of depth. There were also a ton of trades that went..." July 30

  • 3 intriguing Ben Simmons trade destinations after 2021 NBA Draft

    NBA Analysis "The Philadelphia 76ers have one big question looming as the offseason officially got underway with the Milwaukee Bucks defeating the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Finals; what will they do with Ben Simmons? The 76ers’ season ended prematurely when they were eliminated by the Atlanta..." July 30

  • 4 dark-horse sign-and-trade destinations to watch for Lonzo Ball

    NBA Analysis "The New Orleans Pelicans were mulling over whether or not they should proceed with Stan Van Gundy as their head coach, ultimately deciding to fire him after one NBA season at the helm. After making a decision on Van Gundy, the Pelicans are now tasked with figuring out what they want..." July 30

  • 3 trade packages for Sacramento Kings to consider involving Buddy Hield

    NBA Analysis "The Sacramento Kings have been in NBA purgatory for quite some time, and nothing suggests they have gotten out of it after the 2020-21 campaign. At the least, the Kings do have De’Aaron Fox and Tyrese Haliburton to build around in their back court. But the presence of Haliburton..." July 30

  • Bulls, Celtics, Raptors expected to show interest in Lonzo Ball

    The Score "The Chicago Bulls, Boston Celtics, and Toronto Raptors are expected to show interest in impending restricted free agent Lonzo Ball, Stadium's Shams Charania reports. Ball showcased his impressive two-way skill set last season for the New..." July 30

  • 4 ideal landing spots for Lauri Markkanen in NBA free agency

    NBA Analysis "Back in the 2017 NBA Draft, Lauri Markkanen was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the No. 7 overall pick out of Arizona. He wouldn’t be headed to the Timberwolves though, as he was traded to the Chicago Bulls as part of the Zach LaVine for Jimmy Butler trade. After four..." July 30

  • 3 teams who could consider trade for Kings’ Marvin Bagley III

    NBA Analysis "The Sacramento Kings are a team that could be open for business this NBA offseason, given the current state of the franchise. We’ve seen the likes of Buddy Hield and Harrison Barnes mentioned in NBA trade rumors this offseason when speaking about the Kings. Besides Hield and..." July 30

  • 2021 NBA Draft results: Picks 1-60

    NBA.com "Below you can find the list of every Draft pick from the 2021 NBA Draft, which aired Thursday on ABC/ESPN. This page will be updated. First Round 1. Pistons draft Cade Cunningham 2. Rockets draft Jalen..." July 30

  • Bulls, Ethan Thompson Agree To Exhibit 10 Contract

    Hoops Rumors "The Bulls have reached an agreement to sign former Oregon State shooting guard Ethan Thompson to an Exhibit 10 contract, according to Michael Scotto of HoopsHype. Thompson, who went undrafted on Thursday night, spent his four-year college career with the..." July 30

  • 3 draft prospects teams could be targeting with trade up in 2021 NBA Draft

    NBA Analysis "Plenty of teams will be searching for ways to add high-level, impactful prospects to their roster in this year’s NBA Draft and while the draft is on Thursday night, this will not stop teams from looking to trade up!  Given the interest in several of this year’s top..." July 29

  • 5 best trade destinations for Myles Turner

    Clutch Points "Now that the Pacers want to have Domantas Sabonis play more minutes at the center spot, it seems Myles Turner may no longer have a place in the rotation. Considering the lack of big men that will be available in this year’s free agent class, it can definitely be..." July 29

  • 3 potential Myles Turner trade destinations we’d like to see

    NBA Analysis "Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner is one of the more popular names on NBA rumors this offseason. The Pacers sound like they are ready to split up their frontcourt pairing of him and Domantas Sabonis, and Turner is the one that will be on the move. The market for Turner is a strong..." July 29

  • 3 highly ranked NBA draft prospects with legitimate bust potential

    NBA Analysis "In each draft class, there are some highly-rated prospects that do not succeed at the next level. The 2021 NBA Draft class, while it is deep, is no different. Heading into draft night, there are some prospects that could turn into busts once they begin their work at the next..." July 29

  • Perfect Kyle Kuzma trade for Lakers to get LeBron James his 5th NBA Championship

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers have been shipping Kyle Kuzma around with hopes of getting that final piece (or pieces) that could give them their 18th title which would make them the winningest franchise in NBA history. Apart from this, we all know that James is on the hunt for his fifth..." July 29

  • 10 Best NBA Prospects Who Will Immediately Help Teams In The 2021-22 Season

    Fadeaway World "The day has finally arrived. The NBA Draft is one of the most exciting times of the offseason because it gives struggling franchises hope and fans the potential to see a blockbuster trade. For now, we aren’t worried about transactions, just prospects. The Detroit Pistons own the No. 1..." July 29

  • 3 intriguing trade scenarios we’d like to see during 2021 NBA Draft

    NBA Analysis "The NBA Draft is not just a time to introduce new faces into the league, but it is also a time in which we see plenty of high-level talents on the move to new teams. Whether they look to move up or down in the draft, teams are always looking to move some players around and this year..." July 29

  • NBA Draft Rumors: Last-Minute 2021 Draft Whispers Around All 30 Teams

    Bleacher Report "The rumor mill is reaching a fever pitch ahead of Thursday's 2021 NBA draft. Draft plans are being finalized. Draft dreams are being explored. Draft deals are being discussed. July 29

  • The unrealistic 2021 NBA Draft trade the Lakers should actually try to make

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers are willing to trade their first-round (and only current) pick in the 2021 NBA Draft. As is the case with Kyle Kuzma and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, the Lakers have aggressively shopped their best trade asset — the No. 22 pick — around..." July 29

  • Bulls' Tomáš Satoranský Drawing ‘a Lot of Interest'

    NBC Chicago "The negotiating window for NBA free agents is fast approaching, but the Chicago Bulls have a few housekeeping items to address before it opens. Of particular intrigue: Sunday, Aug. 1 — the day before free agency officially begins — marks the last..." July 29

  • 3 teams who could look into trade for Pacers’ Malcolm Brogdon

    NBA Analysis "There have been numerous rumors already this NBA offseason about the Indiana Pacers looking to shake up their roster. Myles Turner has been mentioned the most, but he is not the only player Indiana has that could be on the move. Aaron Holiday and Jeremy Lamb are two more players that..." July 29

  • 10 Biggest NBA Draft Night Trades Of All Time

    Fadeaway World "A draft pick is an asset and we will get to these teams to try and replenish their assets this Thursday at the 2021 NBA Draft. Teams will utilize their picks to try and find the next star. There might be other teams that bump up the excitement by pulling off trades on draft..." July 29

  • 2 reasons Bulls need to sign Dennis Schroder in 2021 NBA Free Agency

    Clutch Points "After failing to live up to expectations with the Lakers this past season, a return to LA is highly unlikely for Dennis Schroder. His previous stints in Atlanta and Oklahoma City proved him to be a reliable scorer and playmaker who could also be a scrappy perimeter defender. With Schroder and..." July 28

  • Justin Patton, Others Commit To Summer League

    Hoops Rumors "Former Rockets center Justin Patton will play with the Jazz during the Salt Lake City Summer League and Knicks during the Las Vegas Summer League next month, a source told Hoops Rumors. Throughout his career, Patton, 24, has made stops with the Wolves, Sixers,..." July 28

  • The 4 most interesting NBA teams of the offseason

    The Score "With the Bucks' championship in the rearview, and the NBA set to return to its regularly scheduled programming in 2021-22, it's time to look ahead to another condensed offseason. With the draft and free agency on deck, here's a look at four teams that have huge decisions to make in..." July 28

  • 3 trade scenarios for Ben Simmons for Philadelphia 76ers to consider

    NBA Analysis "Ben Simmons has been a main talking point so far this NBA offseason and for all of the wrong reasons. After being drafted first overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in 2016, a lot of heavy expectations were placed on the shoulders of the young 7-footer. While he did not play his first..." July 28

  • 3 likeliest Ben Simmons trade destinations, revealed

    Clutch Points "After a disappointing playoff run by Ben Simmons and the Philadephia 76ers, the young star has constantly seen his name swirling in NBA trade rumors this offseason. Multiple teams have been rumored to be interested in Ben Simmons, with the Miami Heat, Toronto Raptors,..." July 28

  • 3 trade scenarios for Minnesota Timberwolves to consider for D’Angelo Russell

    NBA Analysis "Yet another season in the NBA and yet another year of seeing the Minnesota Timberwolves at the bottom of the Western Conference standings. At full strength, the T-Wolves actually do not have that bad of a roster, but that is the thing, they are never at full..." July 28