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  • Impact Trades NBA Contenders Can Make Now

    Bleacher Report "Impact trades in the NBA don't always have to involve superstars. Like with Channing Frye to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016 or Marc Gasol joining the Toronto Raptors in 2019, sometimes putting the right role player on a team already loaded with talent can make..." October 22

  • Here's the 5 Best Trade Packages For Paul George

    Fadeaway World "In the 2019-2020 season, Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers were supposed to make a transition to being a championship team, getting Leonard his 3rd ring, and putting him in the conversation for the best player in the world. Instead, the Clippers blew a 3-1 lead to the Nuggets and exited in the 2nd..." October 22

  • NBA Confirms 2020 Draft Will Be Conducted Virtually

    Hoops Rumors "As expected, the 2020 NBA draft will be conducted virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic that upended the ’19/20 season and continues to prevent large-scale gatherings. The NBA and ESPN issued a joint press release today confirming that this year’s draft..." October 22

  • LeBron James is highest rated player in NBA 2K21 at 98

    NBA.com "After leading the Los Angeles Lakers to the 2020 NBA title (and winning Finals MVP honors in the process), LeBron James is already reaping some rewards for his accomplishments. James will be rated as a 98 in NBA 2K21, making him the highest-rated player in the video game. Right behind..." October 22

  • 5 NBA trade targets to watch

    The Score "With the start date of the "official" offseason - a new salary cap and free agency - unknown, there's plenty of rumors about potential NBA trades. Given some of the economic uncertainty in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, what we may lose in free-agent movement may be gained..." October 22

  • NBA targeting Jan. 18 for next season start date

    The Score "The NBA has pinpointed Martin Luther King Day (Jan. 18) as the opening night for next season, league sources told Yahoo Sports' Vincent Goodwill. Emphasis is now reportedly on getting the NBA back to its typical mid-October start date in time for the 2021-22..." October 22

  • Anonymous Agent Destroys The NBA For Embracing BLM Movement

    Total Pro Sports "The NBA shut down earlier this year, but once they returned, they did so by embracing the Black Lives Matter movement, but not everybody was happy about that. One anonymous NBA agent ripped the league for that decision, telling The Athletic it was “a horrible look for..." October 21

  • The Best Point Guards The Los Angeles Clippers Should Consider This Offseason

    Fadeaway World "The Los Angeles Clippers are in the spotlight right now. They just fired Doc Rivers and hired Tyronn Lue as their new head coach after imploding in the playoffs and blowing a 3-1 lead to the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference Semifinals. It’s pretty clear that the Clippers..." October 21

  • 4 players Raptors can sign to replace Marc Gasol

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors could possibly lose a key veteran heading into next season. Starting center Marc Gasol is reportedly mulling his future in the NBA and is seriously considering finishing his basketball career in Europe, though rumors of him signing overseas have been..." October 21

  • NBA Free Agents Whose Value Sunk This Season

    Bleacher Report "It's not a stretch to say that almost every NBA free agent's value took a hit this past season. COVID-19 didn't just put the year on pause; it also cut fans out of the equation, which diminished league revenue and injected uncertainty into financial..." October 21

  • 3 ideal landing spots for Kyle Korver in NBA free agency

    Clutch Points "Here’s a list of players in NBA history who’ve made at least 2,400 three-pointers: Ray Allen, Reggie Miller, Stephen Curry, and Kyle Korver. The first three guys have carved out superstar careers. As for Korver? He is more known as a specialist and never the main guy. But being..." October 21

  • 3 ideal landing spots for Tyson Chandler in NBA free agency

    Clutch Points "Retirement talks are once again looming for Tyson Chandler following the end of his one-year deal with the Houston Rockets in the 2019-20 season. The 38-year-old center earlier admitted that the idea of hanging up his sneakers for good has floated around for a while, but he..." October 21

  • Losing Courtside Camaraderie in the Covid Era

    New York Times "On that fateful February night in 2017, after Charles Oakley was dragged out of Madison Square Garden and arrested on the accusation of causing a ruckus involving the Knicks’ owner, I made my way down from the press box high atop the court to consult with my source of four decades in the..." October 21

  • Five Warriors point guard targets for this offseason

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The next Livingston? Looking beyond the widely acknowledged desires for a veteran big man and athleticism on the wings, the Warriors are shopping for at least one more roster slot: Point guard. They need a veteran that can come off the bench and provide 12-15 quality minutes..." October 20

  • Underutilized NBA Prospects Who Need a Trade

    Bleacher Report "It takes talent to succeed in the NBA, but opportunity and location have more impact on performance than you might think. A potentially great player stuck behind a star may never get the chance to flourish. Up-and-comers on high-achieving teams may find themselves glued to the..." October 20

  • Let's Get Crazy: 5 James Harden Trade Ideas for the Rockets

    Complex "It’s been an eventful 12 months for the Houston Rockets. It all started off with Daryl Morey’s infamous tweet that created problems for the NBA with China, and somewhat fittingly, finished off last Thursday with Morey stepping down from his position as general manager...." October 20

  • Danilo Gallinari asks Twitter where he should go in free agency

    Yahoo! Sports "It sounds like there's a reunion that could be on the horizon.  Okay... Well, maybe.  It involves one guy who has been on Trail Blazers’ minds over the years as a potential candidate to help their hometown team: Forward Danilo..." October 20

  • 3 ideal landing spots for Paul Millsap in NBA free agency

    Clutch Points "As the NBA continues its dramatic shift to small ball, having a versatile big man on the roster seems to be a requisite. Free agent Paul Millsap is one of them. It’s why, at least partially, it’s unofficially Paul Millsap free agency season. He has seen his production..." October 20

  • NBA Stars Who Need a Trade Now More Than Ever

    Bleacher Report "Star NBA players typically request trades for a select number of reasons. Whether because of unhappiness with their role on the team, the direction of the franchise or a simple desire to pair up with another star, we typically see a few major moves every..." October 20

  • 5 players the Mavericks should bring to Dallas this offseason

    Sportsnaut "After making the playoffs for the first time since the 2015-16 season, the Dallas Mavericks face an important offseason. It’s going to lead to a ton of rumors on the NBA front this fall and winter. yers the Mavericks will target this offseason. Sign Jae..." October 20

  • Five potential targets for the 76ers this offseason

    CBS Sports "Heading into last offseason, the Philadelphia 76ers had a ton of cap space and financial flexibility to work with. That's not the case this year though, as the team has the vast majority of its space tied up in the contracts of Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Tobias..." October 20

  • NBA preserved $1.5B in revenue at Disney, but losses are steep

    Sports Business Daily "The NBA spent $180 million to operate 100 days of basketball in its Disney bubble, but the steep investment allowed the league to stop the loss of $1.5 billion in projected revenue.   According to sources familiar with the league’s finances, the Disney restart..." October 20

  • Andre Ingram Becomes President Of NBAGL Players’ Union

    Hoops Rumors "NBA G League veteran Andre Ingram has been named the president of the Basketball Players Union, the newly-formed union for NBAGL players, sources tell Shams Charania of The Athletic (Twitter link). According to Charania, guard David Stockton has been named the vice..." October 19

  • Top 10 Perfect NBA Trades That Could Happen This Offseason

    Fadeaway World "The NBA is just too unpredictable at this point. Gone are the days where players have loyalty to the team that drafted them or gave them their first chance, as players now take matters into their own hands. They force trades, play with their friends, and do whatever it takes to win..." October 19

  • Blockbuster NBA Trades That Actually Make Sense

    Bleacher Report "Blockbuster NBA trades are supposed to strike a chord of disbelief, which makes concocting sensible ones tricky. Fortunately, this offseason will see several teams in desperate situations. The Milwaukee Bucks must appease Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Denver Nuggets have to feel like..." October 19

  • Will Anthony Edwards or LaMelo Ball go No. 1?

    NBA.com "8h ago NBA Draft 2020 2020 NBA Mock Draft: Will Anthony Edwards or LaMelo Ball go No. 1? Want to learn more about the top prospects and other potential first-rounders in the 2020 NBA Draft? Look no further than our Mock Draft that provides insight to where players might..." October 18

  • 2020 NBA Free Agency: Ranking Top 15 Best Players Who Could Be Available

    Fadeaway World "The NBA season has come to an end. We have all got through a difficult season with plenty of distractions, and we crowned an NBA Champion in the Los Angeles Lakers. Looking towards next season, teams are looking to add quality players in the free-agent market to make big moves towards competing..." October 17

  • 3 teams that should trade for Rockets star Russell Westbrook

    Clutch Points "What the future holds for the Houston Rockets is anyone’s guess. They’ve been bounced out of the second round of the NBA playoffs in back-to-back seasons, are yet to win the Western Conference with James Harden at the helm, and are without a head coach and..." October 17

  • The Best Free Agent Targets For The Los Angeles Lakers

    Fadeaway World "10 players on L.A.’s current roster are set to become free agents this offseason, opening the door for the Lakers to make a number of signings as they prepare for their attempt at a repeat. With limited financial flexibility (assuming they re-sign Anthony Davis) and time..." October 16

  • NBA, NBPA agree to extend CBA termination deadline to Oct. 30

    NBC Chicago "Those waiting with baited breath for updated salary cap figures from the NBA will have to wait a while longer. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Thursday that, for the third team, the league and players association agreed to push back the deadline for either side to terminate the..." October 16

  • Ranking the NBA's 10 Most Overpaid Players Right Now

    Bleacher Report "Every NBA team is a business operation, and like any business, success depends on getting maximum bang for your buck. To determine which players are costing their teams too much for 2020-21 and beyond, we won't just pick a catch-all stat, look up salary and settle on..." October 16

  • Top 5 Best Destinations For Rajon Rondo

    Fadeaway World "Rajon Rondo redeemed himself and proved his haters that he’s still one of the best playoff performers in the league, helping the Los Angeles Lakers tie the Boston Celtics by winning their 17th NBA Championship and becoming the second player to ever win a ring with both..." October 15

  • 5 Stars That Could Join Jimmy Butler And Bam Adebayo

    Fadeaway World "The Miami Heat shocked the world by making it to the NBA Finals this year. While the Heat looked solid on paper after Jimmy Butler signed in Free Agency, nobody expected them to be the best Eastern Conference team in the Playoffs. They smacked the Milwaukee Bucks in 5 games and made quick work..." October 15

  • Absurd NBA Trade Offers For The Most Untouchable Stars

    Bleacher Report "Brokering NBA blockbusters is hard for myriad reasons, not the least of which is a weighty reluctance—if not an outright refusal—to let go of a star. While you've probably heard that no one in the Association is truly untouchable, you also recognize there are..." October 15

  • NBA has discussed single bubble for next season

    Pro Basketball Talk "NBA commissioner Adam Silver wants to play next season with fans in arenas. Of course, that might not be feasible amid the coronavirus pandemic. So, the league is discussing other options – like regional bubbles… or maybe another bubble like the one..." October 15

  • What we know and don't know ahead of the draft, free agency and the start of the 2020-21 NBA season

    ESPN "The longest season in NBA history is finally complete. More than a full calendar year after teams reported to training camp, the Los Angeles Lakers were crowned champions, accepting the Larry O'Brien Trophy on Sunday night inside the NBA's campus environment at Walt Disney..." October 15

  • The 10 best individual performances of the 2020 NBA Playoffs

    NBA.com "What an incredible playoffs it was. Unusual as it was having the postseason play out in the Disney Bubble, the basketball itself was as good as it's ever been. It felt like there was one historic performance after another, all the way from Luka Doncic's highly-anticipated..." October 14

  • Top 5 Perfect Targets For The Denver Nuggets This Offseason

    Fadeaway World "After a long and storied playoff run against the odds, the Denver Nuggets’ 2019-20 season has finally ended. And while a lot of lip service has been paid to the choke-power of Kawhi, Paul George and the rest of the Clippers, enough good cannot be said about the Nuggets and their ability..." October 14

  • 5 Realistic LaMelo Ball Trade Ideas for 2020 NBA Draft Night

    Bleacher Report "LaMelo Ball looks like the best point guard in the 2020 NBA draft, and he might be the favorite to go No. 1 overall, as well. At 6'7" and just 19 years old, Ball has elite size and vision at the position and has already played professionally in Australia. While..." October 14

  • Growing buzz that next NBA season will start on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Pro Basketball Talk "For many fans, Christmas Day is the unofficial start of the NBA season, or at least when they start paying attention. It’s a showcase day of the league’s biggest stars and best teams. This year, it is looking more and more like the NBA is taking Christmas Day off...." October 13

  • Top 3 Best Free Agency Destinations For Anthony Davis

    Fadeaway World "Anthony Davis won his first championship Monday night, displaying all the emotions that come with such an achievement as he watched the final seconds tick off the clock. He played the best basketball of his career en route to this title, showcasing exceptional skill on both..." October 13

  • Some NBA teams unhappy with pre-draft in-person workouts

    Larry Brown Sports "The NBA announced Monday that teams will be allowed to conduct in-person workouts with prospects prior to the NBA Draft. That decision has apparently gone down poorly with some teams. According to ESPN’s Jonathan Givony, the rule was pushed hardest by teams near the top of..." October 13

  • 5 Trades That Will Help The Lakers Win Back to Back Titles

    Fadeaway World "LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and the Los Angeles Lakers have captured the NBA title in 2020. Marking the 17th NBA Championship by the Los Angeles Lakers franchise, this was a great year for Lakers Nation. It was also a great year for LeBron James, who overcame the adversity of off-court..." October 13

  • After successful bubble, league grapples with uncertain future

    Sportsnaut "As the NBA bursts its bubble following the completion of the Finals on Sunday, the league now faces tough questions about when next season will begin and what it will look like. The league’s three-month stay at Walt Disney World in Orlando was a huge success, with no players and..." October 13

  • 3 Superteams The Golden State Warriors Can Create To Beat The Los Angeles Lakers

    Fadeaway World "The Lakers are now NBA champions after defeating Miami in six games, and teams around the league will look to make roster moves this offseason to topple the elite duo of LeBron James and Anthony Davis. One of the potential contenders next year should be Golden State, a team that..." October 13

  • Draft Prospects Can Start Making Visits On Friday

    Hoops Rumors "The league will allow teams to begin conducting in-person meetings with this year’s draft prospects on Friday, Shams Charania of The Athletic tweets. Meetings can be held during a month-long period from October 16-November 16. That will allow teams to see prospects up to..." October 12

  • Kevin Durant And The Worst Players At Bench Press Test On NBA Draft Combine

    Fadeaway World "The draft combine is an important part of the NBA draft, but failing at one of the test you face there won’t always translate in a bad career. If we take a look at the NFL, things are different. A bad result can totally change how a player is perceived in the eyes of teams. Still, NBA..." October 11

  • Jazz’s Donovan Mitchell ‘fired up’ for 2020-21 season

    Clutch Points "Donovan Mitchell and the Utah Jazz blew a 3-1 series lead to the Denver Nuggets in the first round of the 2020 playoffs, so the high-flyer and the rest of his teammates are hungry to play basketball again and redeem themselves. However, no one knows when the..." October 10

  • How the Warriors can land the best centers in the NBA

    Fadeaway World "The Golden State Warriors have not gone anywhere. They still have Steve Kerr as the head coach, and both Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson are expected to be healthy next year. Not to mention, Draymond Green has heard all the noise of him being an average player and wants to prove why he is one..." October 10

  • NBA To Eliminate BLM, Social Injustice Messages On Courts Next Season

    Total Pro Sports "When the NBA came back from their hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, it did so by having social justice messages on the courts, but that won’t be happening next season. NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the messages such as “Black Lives Matter” won’t be..." October 09