Sounding Off On Load Management in the NBA
I put money on the Clippers to beat the Utah Jazz last week. It was an easy decision. Kawhi Leonard has been playing out of his mind lately and I figured a quick jaunt to Utah, where he would run roughshod over Donovan Mitchell, would be a LOCK. (The Clippers were +7). The game was […]
Raptors’ Patrick McCaw to Miss Multiple Weeks After Knee Surgery
Toronto Raptors’ Patrick McCaw underwent arthroscopic surgery to remove a benign mass behind his left knee on Wednesday. He will be re-evaluated in four weeks, however an exact timetable for the 24-year-old’s return has not been determined. McCaw’s knee had been bugging him since the summer; he had missed the final preseason game, as well […]
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NBA Rookie Class of 2019: Who Will Make the Most Impact?
It is that time of year again when NBA fans are trying to decide which rookie will make the most impact. As every basketball fan knows, the unexpected can always happen, so it is impossible to know for sure who the hottest hotshots will be. But you can be sure that the following six rookies […]
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Kyrie Irving’s ‘Mood Swings’ Are A Concern for Nets
According to ESPN, Kyrie Irving’s occasional “mood swings” have created unease among Brooklyn Nets officials. These infamous mood swings, confirmed by his ex-teammates, have followed him from Cleveland to Boston to Brooklyn. When he gets into these funks, he often shuts down, unwilling to communicate with the coaching staff, front office and sometimes, even his […]
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DeMar DeRozan & Spurs Are Still Far Apart in Extension Talks
According to The Athletic, DeMar DeRozan and the San Antonio Spurs are still quite a ways apart on contract extension talks. The Spurs initially landed DeRozan during the summer of 2018 as part of a package deal they received from the Raptors for Kawhi Leonard. But after an unsuccessful season where the Spurs were out […]
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Dennis Rodman Offers to be NBA’s China Ambassador
Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman wants to help keep the peace between the NBA and China. As the fallout continues after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet in support of Hong Kong protesters, Rodman posted a video to his Twitter account. He is seen holding up a photo of himself with North Korea’s […]
Kyle Lowry and the Raptors Agree to 1-Year, $31M Extension
The Toronto Raptors and Kyle Lowry have agreed to a one-year extension worth $31 million. The extension means Lowry will earn a total of $64 million over the next two seasons. Before signing, his contract had been set to expire after the 2019-20 season. His future with the team had been debated this offseason, with […]
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Detroit Pistons: Examining the best trade partners for Andre Drummond
With the Detroit Pistons actively shopping Andre Drummond, it is time to take a look at the best trade partners for the center. With their season being wrecked by injury, the Detroit Pistons are looking to get something out of it by moving their best trade asset Andre Drummond. The Pistons were meant to be […]
Cleveland Cavaliers need to utilize Cedi Osman more often
Cedi Osman has been having a quietly strong season for the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cleveland Cavaliers are working hard this season to form their identity. One player who has been lost in the mix despite solid performances is Cedi Osman. Osman joined the Cavaliers in the 2017-18 NBA season as a 22-year-old rookie after spending […]
Showing love to Oklahoma City Thunder’s other point guard, Dennis Schroder
He’s not the driving force behind the Oklahoma City Thunder’s success this season, but Dennis Schroder is contributing to the cause far more than most realize. Of the many storylines hovering over the Oklahoma City Thunder heading into the 2019-20 season, Dennis Schroder wasn’t one of them. He was a holdover from the previous era, […]