1:13 PM EDT, Fri September 21, 2018
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago
Karl-Anthony Towns won’t sign extension until Jimmy Butler trade is resolved

Karl-Anthony Towns won’t sign extension until Jimmy Butler trade is resolved

Karl-Anthony Towns won’t sign his impending max-level contract extension until the Minnesota Timberwolves resolve their issues with forward Jimmy Butler, according to Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN. The Timberwolves were previously rumored to hold out on extension talks with Towns before meeting with Butler to iron out issues, but as it turns out, it is […] The post Karl-Anthony Towns won’t sign extension until Jimmy Butler trade is resolved appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 4 hours ago

3 Realistic Trade Scenarios To Send Jimmy Butler To His Preferred Destinations

With all the buzz and headlines around the Jimmy Butler trade rumors, whoever nabs the four-time All-star will definitely get one of the best two-way players in the league. The 30th overall pick of the 2011 NBA draft, He has certainly played above and beyond his draft billing. There was a time that...
Blog a Bull 57 mins ago

For the Jimmy Butler trade to look much better for the Bulls, they still need to win

I’m not celebrating yet I understood why the Bulls traded Jimmy Butler at the draft last year. I hated the events leading up to it and didn’t like the return in the deal, but I begrudgingly understood why it happened. Now that Butler has demanded a trade from the Timberwolves after only one season,...
Blazer's Edge 14 hours ago

Pundits suggest Blazers make a Jimmy Butler trade offer

Butler’s request out of Minnesota has led NBA writers to name Portland as a team that should call the Wolves with an offer. Following days of speculation, Minnesota wing Jimmy Butler has officially told Timberwolves brass that he wants out. According to Adrian Wojnarowski, his three teams of choice...
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago

Potential Knicks package for Jimmy Butler not enough for Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves

The New York Knicks front office has been resistant to offer any “assets” in any transaction made throughout the NBA season, including any deals for Minnesota Timberwolves estranged swingman Jimmy Butler, who requested a trade during a Tuesday meeting in Los Angeles. Any package they could ready...
Los Angeles Times 15 hours ago
Lakers coach Luke Walton has front office's strong support to open LeBron James era

Lakers coach Luke Walton has front office's strong support to open LeBron James era

Through the elation within the organization about signing LeBron James, one question hovered over the Lakers for the last two months. What does this mean for coach Luke Walton? So far three of the Lakers’ top executives have made clear that they believe in Walton’s ability to properly guide the...
ClutchPoints 12 hours ago

LeBron James instantly reacts to Browns’ 1st win in 635 days

Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James may be a member of the Los Angeles Lakers now, but his heart is still with the Cleveland Browns. The Browns won their first game in 635 days Thursday night with a 21-17 home win over the New York Jets, and James instantly reacted to the victory. LeBron...
Hoops Habit 2 hours ago

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 goals for LeBron James in 2018-19

Playing in a new conference for the first time, there’s still plenty of goals for LeBron James to accomplish with the Los Angeles Lakers. Entering his 16th season in the NBA, there’s not much left for LeBron James to accomplish in his career that doesn’t already reside in his trophy case. He’s...
Welcome to Loud City 1 hour ago
Sam Presti speaks

Sam Presti speaks

Presti broke down his thoughts on the Thunder in his press conference. Thunder GM Sam Presti offered his remarks yesterday during his 2018-19 preseason conference. You can watch it here: Here are a few areas Presti touches on, as called out by Royce Young: Sam Presti says the team has never pushed a player to hit a specific date in recovering from injury, and won’t start now by rushing Russell Westbrook to be ready for game one.— Royce Young (@royceyoung) September 20, 2018 Sam Presti said he can’t speak too much to Dennis Schröder’s legal situation but said, “I...
Welcome to Loud City 14 hours ago

Twins, twins everywhere

They’re all multiplying! Something must be in the water in OKC. This week, Russell Westbrook and his wife Nina, already the proud parents of 16 month old Noah, announced they will be giving birth to twin girls. Nina, founder of The Little Ark, and Russell, basketball player guy, joked about what...
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
Enes Kanter won’t be deterred by death threats

Enes Kanter won’t be deterred by death threats

Being one of the most outspoken individuals in the league, New York Knicks stud Enes Kanter has had his fair share of backlash through the years. So much so, that his recent involvement in political issues stemming from his former home country of Turkey (Kanter recently had his citizenship revoked) has led to a slew […] The post Enes Kanter won’t be deterred by death threats appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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ClutchPoints 24 mins ago
Rumor: Timberwolves teammates, execs have same concern about Andrew Wiggins as Stephen Jackson

Rumor: Timberwolves teammates, execs have same concern about Andrew Wiggins as Stephen Jackson

The Minnesota Timberwolves are reportedly just as concerned about Andrew Wiggins’ lack of heart and disposition to rise to the NBA’s elite, much like former league journeyman Stephen Jackson brought up in a video response to Wiggins and his brother Nick. Michael Grange of SportsNet, who covered the Canadian international through the years, gave a […] The post Rumor: Timberwolves teammates, execs have same concern about Andrew Wiggins as Stephen Jackson appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 28 mins ago
Joel Embiid recalls dunking on new GM Elton Brand ‘really bad’ when they were teammates

Joel Embiid recalls dunking on new GM Elton Brand ‘really bad’ when they were teammates

Joel Embiid was one of the first to congratulate Elton Brand for being appointed as the new Philadelphia 76ers  general manager. However, given that he is Joel Embiid, the 24-year-old Sixers star could not let this moment pass without roasting his former teammate. Addressing the media in a recent press conference, Embiid shared that his […] The post Joel Embiid recalls dunking on new GM Elton Brand ‘really bad’ when they were teammates appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Swarm and Sting 42 mins ago

What does Tony Parker Bring to the Table in Charlotte?

In a surprising move this off-season, longtime Spurs point guard Tony Parker decided to sign with the Hornets. With Parker taking on a new role in Charlotte, we take a look at Parker’s potential impact this season. After 17 years and four NBA championships with the San Antonio Spurs, Tony Parker elected to sign with […] What does Tony Parker Bring to the Table in Charlotte? - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SportsDay 43 mins ago
Live updates: Mavericks host annual media day; get first look at Luka Doncic, DeAndre Jordan

Live updates: Mavericks host annual media day; get first look at Luka Doncic, DeAndre Jordan

The NBA is back! The Mavericks are hosting their annual media day today before beginning training camp tomorrow. Follow along for live updates with the SportsDay crew.
ClutchPoints 46 mins ago
Enes Kanter on Turkish president’s upcoming New York visit

Enes Kanter on Turkish president’s upcoming New York visit

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter has been at odds with the Turkish government for quite some time. Kanter, a native of Turkey, has criticized the country’s current regime several times, and in fact, he’s becoming an advocate of sorts for the removal of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Kanter, now 26 years of age, has […] The post Enes Kanter on Turkish president’s upcoming New York visit appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hoops Habit 59 mins ago

Los Angeles Clippers: Altering the course of a historically mediocre franchise

The recent Jimmy Butler news has the NBA world riled up. Not only has Kawhi Leonard expressed interest in joining the Los Angeles Clippers, but Jimmy Butler has also claimed L.A as his preferred destination. The mediocre history of the franchise could change drastically within the next few years. It’s no secret that the Los Angeles Clippers have […] Los Angeles Clippers: Altering the course of a historically mediocre franchise - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago
Jamal Crawford reflects on his time with Timberwolves: ‘It just wasn’t a happy environment’

Jamal Crawford reflects on his time with Timberwolves: ‘It just wasn’t a happy environment’

Jamal Crawford’s one-year stint with the Minnesota Timberwolves could be described as miserable. Crawford was unable to see the court as much as he would have liked under coach Tom Thibodeau, a known starter loyalist who plays his stars to the grind. The three-time Sixth Man of the Year award winner had the New Orleans […] The post Jamal Crawford reflects on his time with Timberwolves: ‘It just wasn’t a happy environment’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago
Funny NBA 2K19 spoof brings back memories of LeBron James’ worst nightmare

Funny NBA 2K19 spoof brings back memories of LeBron James’ worst nightmare

The NBA 2K19 craze is in full swing. A Twitter user that goes by the handle Shady00018 has recently come out with a hilarious 2K19 spoof video that features Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James and his worst nightmare. The video depicts an end-game scenario involving LeBron’s Lakers against defending champions Golden State Warriors. With […] The post Funny NBA 2K19 spoof brings back memories of LeBron James’ worst nightmare appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Sixer Sense 1 hour ago

The Philadelphia 76ers’ most underrated player coming into the 2018-19 season

The Philadelphia 76ers are loaded with a ton of talent. While a lot of players are widely known in terms of talent, who should be considered the most underrated player entering this upcoming season? The Philadelphia 76ers are loaded with young talent on the roster; ranging from Markelle Fultz, Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and Dario […] The Philadelphia 76ers’ most underrated player coming into the 2018-19 season - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Blazer's Edge 1 hour ago
Blazers 2018-19 Position Preview: Guards

Blazers 2018-19 Position Preview: Guards

Blazer’s Edge contributors Brian Freeman and Steve Dewald analyze Portland’s guard rotation. Trail Blazers training camp is nearly upon us. Before the regular season action gets underway, Portland will try to mold its current crop of players into a cast of contributors. Today’s preview focuses on the members of the squad that will be tasked with driving coach Terry Stotts’ offense for the 2018-19 season. While this preview will feature guards, it will not highlight every player currently listed at the position on the Blazers’ roster. Barring a change in playing style, Gary Trent...
Golden State Of Mind 1 hour ago
2018-19 Warriors season win total betting analysis

2018-19 Warriors season win total betting analysis

Bookmakers have the 2018-19 Warriors winning 62.5 games. Is it high, low or just right? The 2018-19 NBA season win totals were released by the Westgate Superbook in Las Vegas on August 5th, 2018. Bettors wager on season win totals by predicting a team to either win more or less games than the total set by the sportsbook. Here we analyze the Golden State Warriors season win total trends and share thoughts on betting the current total. NBA regular season wins updatedAtl 24Bos 59Brk 32Cha 35.5Chi 30Cle 30.5Dal 34.5Den 47.5Det 38GS 62.5Hou 56Ind 48LAC 36.5LAL 48.5Mem 32.5Mia 41.5Mil 47.5Min...

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