7:12 AM EDT, Sat September 21, 2019
8 hours ago
NBA Rumors: Cavaliers Could Trade Tristan Thompson For ‘A Couple Of Second-Round Picks,’ Per ‘Fansided’

NBA Rumors: Cavaliers Could Trade Tristan Thompson For ‘A Couple Of Second-Round Picks,’ Per ‘Fansided’

After finishing the 2018-19 NBA season as one of the worst NBA teams in the Eastern Conference, rumors started to swirl around the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers may have refused to undergo a full-scale rebuild in the post-LeBron James era, but their roster, as currently constructed, doesn’t have what it takes to contend for the NBA championship title or even earn a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Though Kevin Love is yet to become available on the trade market, several Cavaliers’ veteran players are expected to be moved before the 2020 February NBA trade deadline.Click here...
9 hours ago
NBA Trade Rumors: Boston Celtics Could Offer ‘Best Package’ To Memphis Grizzlies For Andrew Iguodala

NBA Trade Rumors: Boston Celtics Could Offer ‘Best Package’ To Memphis Grizzlies For Andrew Iguodala

After a failed three-peat, the Golden State Warriors found themselves parting ways with some of their core players in the 2019 NBA offseason. When Kevin Durant agreed to a sign-and-trade deal with the Brooklyn Nets, the Warriors were forced to trade Andre Iguodala to the Memphis Grizzlies in order to create enough salary cap space for D’Angelo Russell. Iguodala would undeniably be a good veteran mentor to the Grizzlies’ young players, but with the team currently in the middle of a rebuilding process, most people don’t see him staying long in Memphis.Click here to continue and read...
14 hours ago
NBA News: Magic Johnson Hopes Kevin Durant Will Find Happiness

NBA News: Magic Johnson Hopes Kevin Durant Will Find Happiness

Kevin Durant is now on to his third team after inking a four-year, $164 million contract with the Brooklyn Nets in the offseason. Following a controversial exit from the Oklahoma City Thunder, it appears that trouble was also brewing between Durant and the Golden State Warriors. It led to criticism among some fans and media members who weren’t fond of Durant’s comments. As per USA Today, Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson voiced his concern regarding Durant’s happiness in the league. “I hope that he finds happiness. If you can’t find happiness at Golden State, where are you...
16 hours ago
NBA News: Atlanta Hawks Re-Sign Vince Carter For Record-Breaking 22nd NBA Season

NBA News: Atlanta Hawks Re-Sign Vince Carter For Record-Breaking 22nd NBA Season

Vince Carter is set to break an all-time record by becoming the first NBA player to play in 22 seasons. After considering retirement during the summer, the veteran opted to come back for another year. According to NBA, the Atlanta Hawks re-signed Carter to a one-year deal for the 2019-20 season. Rumors had linked him with multiple contenders, as well as a return to his former team the Toronto Raptors, but Carter will resume his stint as a member of the Hawks. Although he had kept his options open in the offseason, the Hawks made the most sense for him from a playing standpoint. Not only did...
18 hours ago
NBA News: Houston Rockets Sign Free Agent Thabo Sefolosha

NBA News: Houston Rockets Sign Free Agent Thabo Sefolosha

The departure of Kevin Durant from the Golden State Warriors created a frenzy among all NBA teams. Many general managers have been swinging for the fences in hopes of capturing a championship this season, as the new-look league appears to be wide-open. In particular, the Houston Rockets believe that they are inching closer to their ultimate goal, thanks to their acquisition of Russell Westbrook. Now that preparations are well underway for the 2019-20 NBA season, teams continue to scout the open market to fill the remaining roster spots. As per ESPN, the Rockets have signed Thabo Sefolosha...
22 hours ago
Giannis Antetokounmpo Wants To Add 3-Point Shot To His Game

Giannis Antetokounmpo Wants To Add 3-Point Shot To His Game

Fresh off being named the Most Valuable Player of the 2018-19 NBA season, Giannis Antetokounmpo is already eyeing the next challenge of his career. Following the Milwaukee Bucks’ loss to the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals, there were questions marks regarding Antetokounmpo’s lack of a reliable 3-point shot. The conversation gained more steam this summer, as Antetokounmpo’s impact was fairy limited for Greece in the 2019 FIBA World Cup. According to a report by CBS Sports, Antetokounmpo responded to critics who have questioned whether he could lead the Bucks to a...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: Coach Doc Rivers Reveals Kawhi Leonard’s Main Condition Before Joining L.A. Clippers This Summer

NBA Rumors: Coach Doc Rivers Reveals Kawhi Leonard’s Main Condition Before Joining L.A. Clippers This Summer

Before the 2019 NBA free agency started, the Los Angeles Lakers emerged as the No. 1 favorite to sign reigning Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard. Since the 2018 NBA offseason, Leonard had been informing everyone in the league about his desire to play for his hometown team. When he officially became an unrestricted free agent, Leonard really pushed through with his plan to take his talent to Los Angeles, but instead of forming “Big Three” with LeBron James and Anthony Davis on the Lakers, he decided to sign with their Staples Center’ co-tenant, the Los Angeles Clippers. Speaking to the media at...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: Denver Nuggets Could Go All-In For Wizards Superstar Bradley Beal Next Summer, Per ‘Metro USA’

NBA Rumors: Denver Nuggets Could Go All-In For Wizards Superstar Bradley Beal Next Summer, Per ‘Metro USA’

Despite not having major changes on their roster this summer, the Denver Nuggets are still considered as one of the top contenders in the deep Western Conference in the 2019-20 NBA season. However, their current road to the NBA Finals is expected to be tougher compared to last year. The Golden State Warriors may have weakened after losing Kevin Durant in the 2019 NBA free agency, but plenty of teams in the Western Conference have tremendously improved, including the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers. According to Matt Burke of Metro USA, once Nuggets General Manager Arturas...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: Kyle Lowry Could Be Traded To ‘Point Guard Needy Contenders’ Before February Trade Deadline

NBA Rumors: Kyle Lowry Could Be Traded To ‘Point Guard Needy Contenders’ Before February Trade Deadline

The crazy 2019 NBA offseason featured several NBA superstars leaving their respective teams to start a new journey somewhere else. Though most big names on the free agency market have already found a new home, there are still a number of players who are expected to be traded before or during the 2019-20 NBA season. As of now, one of the NBA superstars who is frequently mentioned in various trade rumors is Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors.Click here to continue and read more...
Sep 19, 2019
Kobe Bryant Shares His Thoughts On Lakers’ Potential This Season

Kobe Bryant Shares His Thoughts On Lakers’ Potential This Season

With the 2019-2020 NBA season right around the corner, excitement is in the air for the opening night on October 22. The defending NBA champion Toronto Raptors take on the New Orleans Pelicans, while the Los Angeles Lakers face off against city rivals Los Angeles Clippers. The major moves made by both LA teams in the offseason have intensified the rivalry, especially following their battle for the services of Kawhi Leonard. Lakers’ addition of Anthony Davis has created title aspirations among players and fans. Expectations are high for the newly assembled roster after coming off an...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Sign Kenneth Faried As ‘Insurance Policy’ For Dwight Howard, Per ‘Heavy’

NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Sign Kenneth Faried As ‘Insurance Policy’ For Dwight Howard, Per ‘Heavy’

With the Los Angeles Lakers recently being granted a disabled player exception (DPE) for DeMarcus Cousins’ potentially season-ending ACL injury, the team now has an additional $1.75 million in salary-cap space to add another player to their roster ahead of training camp. But while the team may have found a potential replacement for Cousins after signing Dwight Howard last month, the fact remains that he missed all but nine games last season due to injuries and mostly posted career-low numbers for the Washington Wizards, per Basketball-Reference. In a report published on Wednesday, Heavy...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: J.J. Redick Reveals Why Clippers’ ‘Big 3’ Of Paul, Griffin, And Jordan Failed To Win Championship

NBA Rumors: J.J. Redick Reveals Why Clippers’ ‘Big 3’ Of Paul, Griffin, And Jordan Failed To Win Championship

After exceeding the expectations from them in the 2018-19 NBA season, the Los Angeles Clippers became more aggressive in upgrading their roster this summer, signing Kawhi Leonard in the 2019 NBA free agency and acquiring Paul George in a blockbuster deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder. With Leonard and George on their roster, the Clippers have succeeded to turn themselves from a mediocre team to a legitimate title contender in the deep Western Conference. However, this was not the first time that the Clippers had a star-studded roster. Not too long ago, the Clippers didn’t just have two,...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: Stephen Curry Talks About Kevin Durant And His Departure From Golden State Warriors

NBA Rumors: Stephen Curry Talks About Kevin Durant And His Departure From Golden State Warriors

After failing to defend their throne in the 2018-19 NBA season, the Golden State Warriors took another huge blow this summer when they lost one of their best players, Kevin Durant, in the 2019 NBA free agency. Despite strong efforts from the Warriors to convince him to stay, Durant still ended up leaving Golden State to team up with Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan on the Brooklyn Nets. In an interview with Rachel Nichols of ESPN, Stephen Curry revealed that he was on his way to New York to meet Kevin Durant when he made his free agency decision. Curry admitted that he was very disappointed...
Sep 19, 2019
NBA Rumors: ‘Several’ Nets Players Still Want Team To Sign Carmelo Anthony, Per ‘SNY’

NBA Rumors: ‘Several’ Nets Players Still Want Team To Sign Carmelo Anthony, Per ‘SNY’

Although the Brooklyn Nets currently do not have any way to sign him to a guaranteed contract ahead of the 2019-20 NBA season, it appears that many of the team’s players remain hopeful about the possibility of 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony joining them at some point in the upcoming regular-season campaign. On Wednesday, SNY‘s Ian Begley reported that “several” Nets players are still in favor of Brooklyn signing Anthony as a free agent, despite the fact that the team will be entering training camp toward the end of the month with a complete roster of 15 players on guaranteed...
Sep 18, 2019
NBA Rumors: GSW Could Acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo Via Sign-And-Trade Deal In 2021 Free Agency

NBA Rumors: GSW Could Acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo Via Sign-And-Trade Deal In 2021 Free Agency

In the past months, rumors continue to swirl around reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo and his future with the Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks tried to address the rumors by publicly expressing their desire to offer Antetokounmpo a massive contract extension next summer. However, if Antetokounmpo decides not to sign an extension with the Bucks, he is expected to be the hottest commodity in the star-studded 2021 NBA free agency class. The 2021 NBA free agency is still far away, but several NBA teams have already been rumored to have strong interest in signing Giannis Antetokounmpo, including the...