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Orlando Magic: Grading their free agency moves so far

The Orlando Magic have yet to make any major moves in free agency, but they have worked around the outside of their roster in the ways most expected. If there’s one thing that Orlando Magic fans are used to, even during uncertain times such as this, it is an offseason filled with modest chatter, and […] Orlando Magic: Grading their free agency moves so far - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 26, 2020

Do the Bulls think Tomas Satoransky can fill the point guard void?

With the Chicago Bulls eschewing a point guard in the draft, are they expecting Tomas Satoransky to step in and provide quality point guard minutes? During the 2020 NBA Draft, the Chicago Bulls had an excellent chance to address their obvious deficiency in their point guard depth chart with the fourth overall pick. While LaMelo […] Do the Bulls think Tomas Satoransky can fill the point guard void? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 26, 2020

The case for why the San Antonio Spurs signed Drew Eubanks

After being on a two-way deal for two years, Drew Eubanks has earned himself a full contract with the San Antonio Spurs. No one can say that Drew Eubanks did not work hard for his first full NBA contract. He spent three years in college before going undrafted in 2018. He then signed a two-way […] The case for why the San Antonio Spurs signed Drew Eubanks - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 26, 2020

New York Knicks: Free agency was boring, but that’s a good thing

The New York Knicks front office resisted the temptation of overpaying in free agency. They chose to sign short-term deals and accumulate assets instead. Derrick Rose’s first season with the New York Knicks was basically an extended WWE promo. He put himself over from the day he got there until the day he left. Unfortunately, […] New York Knicks: Free agency was boring, but that’s a good thing - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

Atlanta Hawks: Is it time to prepare for a John Collins trade?

The Atlanta Hawks made a big splash when they acquired Danilo Gallinari, but general manager Travis Schlenk says he’ll be backing up John Collins. The Atlanta Hawks made one of the biggest splashes of the offseason when they acquired Danilo Gallinari via sign-and-trade from the OKC Thunder, but on Monday a surprise revelation came from […] Atlanta Hawks: Is it time to prepare for a John Collins trade? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

Phoenix Suns: Ranking their projected starting 5 (and Big 3)

The Phoenix Suns have had an outstanding offseason, and suddenly they’ve generated a Big 3 for young star Devin Booker. Let’s grade the expected starters. It’s safe to say nobody expected to see the Phoenix Suns end up as one of the winners of the 2020 offseason, but here we are. They’ve pulled off some […] Phoenix Suns: Ranking their projected starting 5 (and Big 3) - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

Carmelo Anthony and Portland Trail Blazers feel-good story continues

The Portland Trail Blazers re-signed Carmelo Anthony to a one-year, veteran’s minimum deal meaning the feel-good story continues. NBA fans know the story. Carmelo Anthony was traded by the OKC Thunder, blamed for their early playoff exit in the 2017-18 season. The Atlanta Hawks then waived him. Anthony signed on with the Houston Rockets and […] Carmelo Anthony and Portland Trail Blazers feel-good story continues - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

Grading both Chicago Bulls picks in the 2020 NBA draft

The Chicago Bulls had the fourth and 44th pick in the 2020 NBA draft. Let’s see how they did as we grade their performance. The Chicago Bulls were not a good team last year. They had too many injuries to put together a decent season. As a result, they finished with a 22-43 record which […] Grading both Chicago Bulls picks in the 2020 NBA draft - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

The Portland Trail Blazers take a chance on Harry Giles

The Portland Trail Blazers have taken a gamble by signing the often injured Harry Giles in free agency. When the Sacramento Kings did not exercise the fourth-year team option of Harry Giles, they basically made sure he was not going to re-sign with them. Sure enough, as soon as he could, Giles signed on with […] The Portland Trail Blazers take a chance on Harry Giles - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

What signing Christian Wood means for the Houston Rockets

After appearing to be headed towards a rebuild, the Rockets signed highly sought after free agent Christian Wood. What does this mean for Houston? It appeared that things were falling apart for the Houston Rockets as both their stars, James Harden and Russell Westbrook, reportedly wanted out. A few days later, the Rockets traded away […] What signing Christian Wood means for the Houston Rockets - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

Miami Heat: The team should not acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2021

The Bam Adebayo extension doesn’t prevent the Miami Heat from acquiring Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2021, but they should stay away There is a belief within the league that the Miami Heat Giannis Antetokounmpo has made it harder for them to acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2021 after signing Bam Adebayo to a max contract extension. Anthony […] Miami Heat: The team should not acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2021 - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 25, 2020

Charlotte Hornets: Can Gordon Hayward and LaMelo Ball work?

The Charlotte Hornets have signed Gordon Hayward, days after drafting a ball-dominant guard in LaMelo Ball. The question is: Can it work on the court? Did anyone see this coming after drafting LaMelo Ball? Gordon Hayward to the Charlotte Hornets in free agency? Hayward’s tenure with the Boston Celtics was shaky, to say the least. […] Charlotte Hornets: Can Gordon Hayward and LaMelo Ball work? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 24, 2020

OKC Thunder: When will Sam Presti start cashing in his rebuilding chips?

The OKC Thunder have done a magnificent job of turning over their roster since Paul George and Russell Westbrook requested trades last offseason. Last summer (2019, not 2020), the whole basketball world waited on Kawhi Leonard’s free agency decision. When he decided to go to the LA Clippers, pending Paul George’s trade there from the […] OKC Thunder: When will Sam Presti start cashing in his rebuilding chips? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 24, 2020

Detroit Pistons: Will R.J. Hampton be the annual “one that got away” in the NBA draft?

The Detroit Pistons have something of an annual tradition in the NBA draft. They select a player, and a different player makes them live to regret it. It’s a tale as old as time. The Detroit Pistons make a selection in the NBA draft, often choosing from several viable options, and their selection ends up […] Detroit Pistons: Will R.J. Hampton be the annual “one that got away” in the NBA draft? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Nov 24, 2020

Toronto Raptors fill out roster with DeAndre’ Bembry, Alex Len signings

The Toronto Raptors are preparing to run it back next season, making key free agency acquisitions in forward DeAndre’ Bembry and big man Alex Len. The Toronto Raptors’ first season without Kawhi Leonard wasn’t easy. Yet you wouldn’t know it from their 53-19 regular season record, or ninth consecutive appearance in the playoffs. No, the true […] Toronto Raptors fill out roster with DeAndre’ Bembry, Alex Len signings - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats