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Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Acquire Malcolm Brogdon For Package Centered On Dennis Schroder

NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Acquire Malcolm Brogdon For Package Centered On Dennis Schroder

During the 2020 offseason, the Los Angeles Lakers made several big moves to improve its bench depth and address other weaknesses, including one that allowed them to acquire Dennis Schroder from the Oklahoma City Thunder. However, as suggested in a recent trade idea, the team could make their point guard rotation even stronger by acquiring Malcolm Brogdon of the Indiana Pacers for Schroder, Wesley Matthews, Talen Horton-Tucker, and a 2026 first-round draft pick. On Tuesday, NBA Analysis Network wrote that the Lakers don’t necessarily need to make any moves ahead of the March 25 deadline,...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Trade Rumors: DeMar DeRozan Could Form Nuggets’ ‘Big Three’ With Nikola Jokic And Jamal Murray This Season

NBA Trade Rumors: DeMar DeRozan Could Form Nuggets’ ‘Big Three’ With Nikola Jokic And Jamal Murray This Season

In the past months, rumors have been continuously swirling around veteran small forward DeMar DeRozan and his future with the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs are yet to make him officially available on the trading block but without a clear path title contention, most people believe that they are better of moving him now than take the risk of losing him in the 2021 free agency without getting anything in return. Once he becomes officially available on the market, several teams that want to boost their chances of winning the NBA championship title in the 2020-21 NBA season are expected to express...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Hawks Allegedly ‘Not In Love’ With John Collins As Trade Speculation Continues

NBA Rumors: Hawks Allegedly ‘Not In Love’ With John Collins As Trade Speculation Continues

Despite standing out as one of the Atlanta Hawks‘ top players at just 23 years old, John Collins has recently been surrounded by myriad trade rumors. Quite notably, the team failed to come to terms with the big man on a contract extension, and as a new report suggests, it seems that the Hawks don’t have him in their long-term plans. On Tuesday, Bleacher Report’s Jake Fischer explained the Hawks’ situation at the moment, where the organization is in “playoffs-or-bust” mode after signing free agents Danilo Gallinari, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Rajon Rondo, and Kris Dunn in the 2020...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Blake Griffin Could Join Forces With LeBron James On Lakers And Get His Revenge Against Clippers

NBA Rumors: Blake Griffin Could Join Forces With LeBron James On Lakers And Get His Revenge Against Clippers

Since their controversial breakup in 2018, there has been bad blood existing between veteran power forward Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers. Months after giving him a massive contract extension and declaring him as the face of the franchise, the Clippers traded him to the Detroit Pistons to undergo a rebuilding process. With his growing health concerns and expensive salary, most people would agree that the Clippers made the right decision to part ways with the former All-Star.Click here to continue and read more...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Knicks Could Acquire Andre Drummond In Suggested Three-Team Blockbuster Involving Cavs & Mavs

NBA Rumors: Knicks Could Acquire Andre Drummond In Suggested Three-Team Blockbuster Involving Cavs & Mavs

Despite failing to acquire their top targets last offseason, the New York Knicks still haven’t given up with their dream of adding a legitimate superstar to their roster. With the team currently establishing an impressive performance in the 2020-21 NBA season, they are expected to be more aggressive in adding big names who could strengthen their chances of ending their playoff drought this year. One of the superstars who are currently being linked to the Knicks is veteran center Andre Drummond of the Cleveland Cavaliers. According to Greg Swartz of Bleacher Report, the Knicks could...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Proposed Three-Way Blockbuster Would Send Andre Drummond To Toronto Raptors

NBA Rumors: Proposed Three-Way Blockbuster Would Send Andre Drummond To Toronto Raptors

A month before the 2021 trade deadline, rumors surrounding veteran center Andre Drummond and his future with the Cleveland Cavaliers have started to heat up. After telling everyone in the league that they have no intention of trading him, reports recently surfaced that the Cavaliers are already planning to part ways with the All-Star big man and make Jarrett Allen their starting center. As of now, several teams that are in dire need of a frontcourt boost and additional star power have already expressed interest in trading for the All-Star big man, including the Toronto Raptors.Click here to...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: LA Lakers Could Trade Marc Gasol And Talen Horton-Tucker For Hassan Whiteside

NBA Rumors: LA Lakers Could Trade Marc Gasol And Talen Horton-Tucker For Hassan Whiteside

Sacramento Kings center Hassan Whiteside is one of the veteran big men who are expected to be traded during the 2020-21 NBA season. With the team currently heading into another huge disappointment, most people think that the Kings would try flipping his expiring contract into precious assets before the 2021 trade deadline than lose him in the 2021 free agency without getting anything in return. Once he becomes officially available on the trading block, several title contenders that are in need of a frontcourt boost are expected to express a strong interest in acquiring him from...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Spurs Could Acquire Andre Drummond For LaMarcus Aldridge & Second-Rounder

NBA Rumors: Spurs Could Acquire Andre Drummond For LaMarcus Aldridge & Second-Rounder

With the Cleveland Cavaliers recently deciding to sit Andre Drummond while they look for a suitable trade partner, a number of teams have been mentioned as potential destinations for the two-time All-Star center. These include the San Antonio Spurs, which, as recently proposed, could acquire him in exchange for a package featuring LaMarcus Aldridge and a 2021 second-round pick. On Monday, Bleacher Report’s Greg Swartz published a list of trade ideas involving Drummond, noting in his entry for the Spurs that the team might want to break its tradition of not making midseason moves by...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Trade Rumors: Wizards Could Acquire Kyle Lowry & Aron Baynes For Package Centered On Russell Westbrook

NBA Trade Rumors: Wizards Could Acquire Kyle Lowry & Aron Baynes For Package Centered On Russell Westbrook

A month before the 2021 trade deadline, rumors have started to swirl around All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook and his future with the Washington Wizards. The Wizards are yet to make Westbrook officially available on the trading block but as the team continues to struggle since his arrival in Washington, some people believe that they may consider moving him again in the 2020-21 NBA season. In a recent article, Greg Patuto of NBA Analysis Network came up with a blockbuster trade idea that would send “The Brodie” to the Toronto Raptors.Click here to continue and read more...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Timberwolves Could Get First-Rounder & Young Star For Malik Beasley, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Rumors: Timberwolves Could Get First-Rounder & Young Star For Malik Beasley, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

Although Malik Beasley is posting career-best numbers for the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2020-21 season, the fact the team has the worst winning percentage in the entire NBA means they could be making some moves prior to the March 25 trade deadline. According to a recently published article, Beasley could be one of the players they ship elsewhere — and one who could fetch a more than decent return. On Tuesday, Bleacher Report wrote that the Timberwolves have looked like a club that doesn’t have a fixed direction, with their 7-20 record placing them last in the Western Conference....
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Nets Might Trade Spencer Dinwiddie Before Deadline, ‘Bleacher Report’ Predicts

NBA Rumors: Nets Might Trade Spencer Dinwiddie Before Deadline, ‘Bleacher Report’ Predicts

Although it’s highly likely he will be out for the rest of the season with a partially torn ACL, there could be a possibility Spencer Dinwiddie will be moved by the Brooklyn Nets on or before the March 25 trade deadline, Bleacher Report predicted on Tuesday. As explained by the outlet’s Dan Favale, the Nets’ offense has become even more potent since James Harden arrived from the Houston Rockets to join fellow superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. However, their defense only ranks 23rd in terms of points allowed per possession and since it’s “not built to be much better,” the...
Feb 16, 2021
NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Make A Run At Blake Griffin As Detroit Mulls Trade Or Buyout

NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Make A Run At Blake Griffin As Detroit Mulls Trade Or Buyout

Blake Griffin is on his way out of Detroit, and his next stop could be in Hollywood. As ESPN reported, the Detroit Pistons agreed to take Griffin out of the lineup while the team’s front office works with his representation to reach an agreement on his future. The team is reportedly seeking trade offers, though a buyout could be on the table as well and is seen as a more likely outcome. Pistons general manager Troy Weaver told the outlet that they were working toward an agreement that would serve all parties involved, but didn’t say exactly what that would be.Click here to continue and...
Feb 15, 2021
NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Target Mo Bamba As Surprise Trade Deadline Acquisition, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Target Mo Bamba As Surprise Trade Deadline Acquisition, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

While the Los Angeles Lakers have been linked in trade rumors and ideas to several big names ahead of the March 25 deadline, a recent article suggested that the team might be better off pursuing a “surprise” target such as Orlando Magic center Mo Bamba. As explained on Monday by Bleacher Report’s Zach Buckley, the Lakers are at a point where they likely “feel good enough” about their core players, given they are second in the Western Conference and among the NBA’s most efficient teams. However, it’s also possible they might try to catch “lightning in a bottle” by trading...
Feb 14, 2021
NBA Rumors: Bulls Could Acquire Nikola Vucevic For Wendell Carter Jr., Otto Porter Jr. & Draft Picks

NBA Rumors: Bulls Could Acquire Nikola Vucevic For Wendell Carter Jr., Otto Porter Jr. & Draft Picks

As explained in a recent article, the Chicago Bulls and Orlando Magic — two teams at the bottom half of the Eastern Conference — could make some big moves prior to the March 25 trade deadline, including one that would send Magic center Nikola Vucevic to the Bulls in exchange for two key rotation players and some future assets. On Sunday, NBA Analysis Network, some of the Bulls’ more prominent stars have been mentioned in trade rumors and hypothetical deals in recent weeks, including Zach LaVine and Lauri Markkanen. Meanwhile, Orlando has slipped to 12th in the Eastern Conference with...
Feb 14, 2021
NBA Rumors: New York Knicks Reportedly Willing To Deal Assets To Land A Star

NBA Rumors: New York Knicks Reportedly Willing To Deal Assets To Land A Star

With new head coach Tom Thibodeau leading the turnaround, the New York Knicks suddenly appear to be all-in on winning games sooner rather than later. To that end, the club is reportedly more willing than it has been in some time to do whatever is necessary to bring a star player to the Big Apple. “They’re going to be in the mix when a star becomes available,” a source with knowledge of the situation told the New York Daily News‘ Stefan Bondy. “That’s been the plan.” Although the franchise has at least attempted to lure a slew of topflight free agents in recent years, the very...