10:53 AM EST, Sat January 18, 2020
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NBA MVP Ladder 3.0 all about respecting elders; LeBron James remains on top

Only 3 players have been named NBA MVP in their age-32 season or later, but LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers is bidding to be the 4th. In the 64 seasons the NBA has named a Most Valuable Player, it is an honor that has mostly been for the young and the bold. Of […] NBA MVP Ladder 3.0 all about respecting elders; LeBron James remains on top - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 17, 2020

How would Andre Iguodala help the Los Angeles Lakers?

Andre Iguodala would help any team that he plays for, let us have a look at how he would help the Los Angeles Lakers. After being traded by the Golden State Warriors to the Memphis Grizzlies to make room for D’Angelo Russell, Andre Iguodala has been sitting out this season. At the age of 35, […] How would Andre Iguodala help the Los Angeles Lakers? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 17, 2020

3 Minnesota Timberwolves questions after Jeff Teague trade

The Minnesota Timberwolves have traded point guard Jeff Teague to the Atlanta Hawks, per a report from Adrian Wojnarowski. What does this mean for a struggling Minnesota franchise? Jeff Teague’s tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves didn’t pan out how everybody thought it would. Coming to the Wolves shortly after being on one of the best […] 3 Minnesota Timberwolves questions after Jeff Teague trade - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 17, 2020

What to expect from New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson early on

The most-hyped prospect since Anthony Davis is set to make his NBA debut next week. What should people expect from Zion Williamson right away? The New Orleans Pelicans‘ future is finally here. Per The Athletic’s Shams Charania, No. 1 pick and franchise centerpiece Zion Williamson is set to make his NBA debut on Wednesday, Jan. 22. […] What to expect from New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson early on - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 17, 2020

Robert Covington trade would help Houston Rockets a ton

The Houston Rockets reportedly have interest in acquiring Minnesota Timberwolves forward Robert Covington. He’d help the team in a big way. Now that the first big NBA trade domino has fallen, others may soon be following suit. Minnesota Timberwolves forward Robert Covington has been linked to multiple potential teams recently and the Houston Rockets are […] Robert Covington trade would help Houston Rockets a ton - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 16, 2020

NBA Trade Grades: Atlanta Hawks bring back Jeff Teague

Here are the NBA Trade Grades after the Atlanta Hawks Thursday sent Allen Crabbe to the Minnesota Timberwolves and got back Jeff Teague and Treveon Graham. In just the second trade of the NBA regular season and the first in the new year, the Atlanta Hawks got a quality backup for young star Trae Young […] NBA Trade Grades: Atlanta Hawks bring back Jeff Teague - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 16, 2020

Why the best is yet to come for the Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz have been the hottest team in the league as of late, but things will only get better in the near future. The Utah Jazz are on the longest active winning streak in the NBA; a streak that extended to 10 games with their most recent game against the sneaky Brooklyn Nets. Now, […] Why the best is yet to come for the Utah Jazz - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 16, 2020

Memphis Grizzlies not getting progression from Jaren Jackson Jr.

The Memphis Grizzlies would have been hoping for a bigger leap in year two from Jaren Jackson Jr. The Memphis Grizzlies picked 6’11” Jaren Jackson Jr. with the fourth pick of the 2018 NBA draft. He played a total of 58 games last season, averaging 13.8 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.4 blocks and 1.1 assists […] Memphis Grizzlies not getting progression from Jaren Jackson Jr. - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 16, 2020

3 potential Orlando Magic trade candidates

The Orlando Magic look like an organization that could make a move before the trade deadline. Here are three players they could look to trade. With the Orlando Magic having gone 6-2 in their last eight games, they have righted the ship as they look to solidify their playoff position. That they have done so […] 3 potential Orlando Magic trade candidates - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 16, 2020

Milwaukee Bucks don’t need another superstar to be ‘scary’

Some believe the Milwaukee Bucks require another traditional superstar in order to be viewed as a scary team. That isn’t the case, especially in the East. It’s shaping up to be quite the season for the Milwaukee Bucks. Just over halfway through the campaign, the team has posted a league-best 36-6 record. Despite losing Malcolm […] Milwaukee Bucks don’t need another superstar to be ‘scary’ - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 15, 2020

Philadelphia 76ers have hurdles in potential Ben Simmons-D’Angelo Russell deal

According to the NBA rumor mill, there’s been talk of the Philadelphia 76ers trading Ben Simmons for D’Angelo Russell. It’s easy to dismiss, but has merit. A fascinating rumor came out last week when it was reported there has been some discussions about a possible deal between the Philadelphia 76ers and Golden State Warriors that […] Philadelphia 76ers have hurdles in potential Ben Simmons-D’Angelo Russell deal - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 15, 2020

Can Miami Heat make a realistic run at Giannis Antetokounmpo?

The Miami Heat have a tremendous opportunity after the 2020-21 season. They are a successful team in the East with the cap space to sign Giannis Antetokounmpo. When the Miami Heat signed Jimmy Butler, they opened the door for other stars to come to town. Butler has shown that he wants to win; he left […] Can Miami Heat make a realistic run at Giannis Antetokounmpo? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 15, 2020

Let’s not revise LA Clippers history with the Paul George trade

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has been phenomenal for OKC, but let’s not forget the trajectory the LA Clippers placed themselves on by trading him. The necessity for this article shouldn’t exist. When the LA Clippers sent a Brink’s trunk full of assets to the Oklahoma City Thunder — highlighted by Shai Gilgeous-Alexander — in exchange for Paul […] Let’s not revise LA Clippers history with the Paul George trade - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 15, 2020

Should Portland Trail Blazers make a move for Kevin Love?

With the Portland Trail Blazers’ season going down the drain, should they make a move to trade for Kevin Love? With the season not going to plan for the Portland Trail Blazers, they need to make a move to try and get their season back on track. The Trail Blazers are 10th in the Western […] Should Portland Trail Blazers make a move for Kevin Love? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Jan 14, 2020

Los Angeles Lakers prepared to trade almost everyone in title pursuit

According to a report, the Los Angeles Lakers — after years of losing and 10 seasons removed from a title — are ready to pay the price to contend … now. The Los Angeles Lakers have to like the view from their current perch much more than where the franchise has been living lately. At […] Los Angeles Lakers prepared to trade almost everyone in title pursuit - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats