5:04 PM EDT, Wed June 20, 2018
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Golden State Warriors: 5 goals for the 2018 offseason

The Golden State Warriors have established a dynasty. What goals should they have for an offseason where they seek to continue their dominance? The Golden State Warriors have had active offseasons each of the past two years, from adding Kevin Durant in 2016 to making crucial decisions about their bench a year ago. This offseason […] Golden State Warriors: 5 goals for the 2018 offseason - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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The Boston Celtics must do whatever it takes to get Kawhi Leonard

In the absence of any opportunity to land LeBron James, the Boston Celtics must go after the closest thing to his kryptonite: Kawhi Leonard. I wrote last week that I thought LeBron James and the Boston Celtics needed to bury the hatchet and work together to topple the Golden State Warriors regime. But as has […] The Boston Celtics must do whatever it takes to get Kawhi Leonard - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Los Angeles Lakers: Don’t sleep on DeMarcus Cousins

 While all the talk surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers has been focused on LeBron James, Paul George and Kawhi Leonard, one superstar free agent has flown under the radar. The Lakers need to address their frontcourt and DeMarcus Cousins could be the answer. Every day closer to the start of 2018 NBA free agency brings […] Los Angeles Lakers: Don’t sleep on DeMarcus Cousins - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Brooklyn Nets: Grading the Dwight Howard trade

To kick off #DraftSZN, the Brooklyn Nets have traded Timofey Mozgov to the Charlotte Hornets for Dwight Howard. We grade the deal. On the eve of the 2018 NBA Draft, the Brooklyn Nets have already made their mark on the offseason. Per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Nets have made the first notable deal of the […] Brooklyn Nets: Grading the Dwight Howard trade - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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2018 NBA Draft: Who will be the next Donovan Mitchell?

Just like Rookie of the Year finalist Donovan Mitchell, someone in the 2018 NBA Draft class is going to get a team executive fired. Donovan Mitchell may have already claimed the first victim of his NBA success. When the Detroit Pistons relieved head coach and team president Stan Van Gundy of his duties on May […] 2018 NBA Draft: Who will be the next Donovan Mitchell? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Chicago Bulls: 3 sleeper options for No. 22 pick in 2018 NBA Draft

The Chicago Bulls have the No. 7 and No. 22 picks in the 2018 NBA Draft. Here’s a look at a few sleeper options at No. 22 they should keep an eye on. The Chicago Bulls, like every other NBA team, will be looking to add difference-makers to their roster in the upcoming 2018 NBA […] Chicago Bulls: 3 sleeper options for No. 22 pick in 2018 NBA Draft - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Will Orlando Magic fans be happy if they draft Collin Sexton?

It feels like the Orlando Magic will actually draft a point guard this year, but will the fanbase be happy if his name is Collin Sexton? The Orlando Magic might be coming off another poor season, but the right pick in the 2018 NBA Draft will make all of that losing feel a lot more […] Will Orlando Magic fans be happy if they draft Collin Sexton? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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2018 NBA Draft: Josh Okogie is most slept-on in draft class

After two stellar seasons at Georgia Tech, Josh Okogie is a 19-year-old with all the tools. Why is he only projected to be a second round pick in the 2018 NBA Draft? What does 18.2 points and 6.3 rebounds per game, 38 percent shooting from the 3-point line, a 6’4″ frame with a 7’0″ wingspan […] 2018 NBA Draft: Josh Okogie is most slept-on in draft class - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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2018 NBA Draft: Top 60 big board, Part 2

After showcasing the lottery rankings in the final 2018 NBA Draft Big Board, it’s time to shift focus onto a collage of wings in tiers 4 and 5. Tiers 1-3 in Part 1 of our final 2018 NBA Draft Big Board featured a large amount of bigs, a few lead and combo guards and only […] 2018 NBA Draft: Top 60 big board, Part 2 - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Charlotte Hornets: Impact of the Dwight Howard trade

What are the salary cap and draft implications for the Charlotte Hornets after trading away Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets? Earlier this morning, news broke from ESPN‘s Adrian Wojnarowski that the Charlotte Hornets were trading away center Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets. This trade comes right before the 2018 NBA Draft on Thursday, […] Charlotte Hornets: Impact of the Dwight Howard trade - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Will Grayson Allen become the Boston Celtics’ next villain?

The Boston Celtics are a franchise opposing fans love to hate. Is controversial Duke Blue Devil Grayson Allen set to become the next Boston sports villain? With only one day left until the 2018 NBA Draft, rumors and speculation are rife as one of the wildest days on the basketball calendar draws near. The Boston […] Will Grayson Allen become the Boston Celtics’ next villain? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Los Angeles Lakers: Final realistic predictions for the 2018 NBA Draft

Dreaming is always fun, but the 2018 NBA Draft is nearly upon us and the Los Angeles Lakers live in the real world. It’s time to take a more down-to-earth approach to predicting what the future holds for the Purple and Gold. Believe it or not, the 2018 NBA Draft is just a day away. […] Los Angeles Lakers: Final realistic predictions for the 2018 NBA Draft - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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5 favorite fits in the 2018 NBA Draft class based off need

With the 2018 NBA Draft nearing closer, here are my five favorite fits in terms of aligning a prospect and team needs together. We are almost at the conclusion of NBA Draft season. The mock drafts, smoke screen reports about who teams are high and low on, big boards and everything leading up to the […] 5 favorite fits in the 2018 NBA Draft class based off need - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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Deandre Ayton: 2018 NBA Draft player profile

Barring a draft day shocker, Deandre Ayton is going to be the No. 1 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. Who exactly would the Phoenix Suns be drafting? It seems like a forgone conclusion that the first player called on Thursday will be Deandre Ayton. After Luka Doncic appeared the frontrunner, Arizona’s super freshman gained […] Deandre Ayton: 2018 NBA Draft player profile - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
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NBA trade grades: Hornets will deal Dwight Howard to Nets

The Charlotte Hornets have agreed to trade Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets for Timofey Mozgov and two second round picks. Here are NBA Trade Grades for both sides. With the 2018 NBA Draft only a day away, the trade activity has begun. As first reported by ESPN‘s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Charlotte Hornets have agreed […] NBA trade grades: Hornets will deal Dwight Howard to Nets - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats