Brooklyn and Select Eastern Teams Lead NBA Pre-Season Surprises


The NBA is back! While regular season action hasn’t quite started yet, the preseason has been a great way to get a first look at the highly speculated off-season transactions. Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward, Chris Paul, and Lonzo Ball all made their preseason debuts for their new teams (Boston, Boston, Houston, and Los Angeles). The…

Should Golden State Feel Threatened by New Powerhouses?


Last season, Golden State obliterated the rest of the league. Golden State won the number one seed in the West without much competition, and they destroyed teams in the playoffs with a 16-1 post season record. That was last season. This season gives birth to multiple revamped rosters. From the East, Cleveland, Boston, and Washington…

This Year’s Remaining Free Agent Pool is Baffling


Every year there are players who remain unsigned by summer’s end or the season’s beginning, and they end up getting signed midway through the season. Drew Gooden is a perfect example of this when he signed with Washington a few seasons ago. Michael Beasley did an excellent job in his mid-season return to the NBA…

Predicting the 2017-18 All-NBA Rookie Teams


With the draft and proceeding NBA summer league all wrapped up, as well as being in the final stages of summer league, there is an increased sense of which prospects in the latest draft class will have the opportunity to get playing time, and which prospects will succeed in these roles. Making or not making…

This Offseason’s Biggest Winners


Honorable Mention: Golden State Warriors Players Acquired: Nick Young, Omri Casspi, Jordan Bell, Chris Boucher Players Lost: None Golden State didn’t acquire anyone game-changing, but why would a team that went 16-1 in the post-season want to change anything about their game? All three of Golden State’s main additions figure to pan out as quality signings….

Trading Block: Ryan Anderson


Atlanta: Ryan Anderson for Kent Bazemore Hawks Depth  Dewayne Dedmon Diamond Stone Miles Plumlee  Ryan Anderson Ersan Ilyasova Mike Muscala  Taurean Prince DeAndre Bembry John Collins  Marco Belinelli Tyler Dorsey  Alpha Kaba  Dennis Schroeder  Malcolm Delaney Rockets Depth  Clint Capela Nene Hilario Chinanu Onaku  Luc Mbah a Moute Tarik Black Zhou Qi  Trevor Ariza P.J….

Trading Block: Al Jefferson


Free Agency isn’t the only way players are moving this offseason. So far, the NBA has seen players like Chris Paul, Dwight Howard, Paul Gerorge, Danilo Gallinari, DeMarre Carroll, D’Angelo Russell, Brook Lopez, Jamal Crawford, Victor Oladipo, Ricky Rubio, Lou Williams, and Patrick Beverley find new homes this summer by means of a trade. With…

When Will The Milwaukee Bucks Be Title Contenders


The Milwaukee Bucks look like they could be the NBA’s up and coming team. The team is led by their young core of players, highlighted by all star Giannis Antetokounmpo. Currently, the team has ten players under the age of 26: Giannis Antetokounmpo (22), Jabari Parker (22), Rashad Vaughn (20), D.J. Wilson (21), Malcom Brogdon…

NBA Standings Predictions


East Seed Team W L 1 Boston Celtics 55 27 2 Washington Wizards 53 29 3 Cleveland Cavaliers 50 32 4 Toronto Raptors 49 33 5 Charlotte Hornets 48 34 6 Milwaukee Bucks 46 36 7 Miami Heat 45 37 8 Philadelphia 76ers 43 39 9 Orlando Magic 39 43 10 Detroit Pistons 38 44…

Trading Block: LaMarcus Aldridge


Free Agency isn’t the only way players are moving this offseason. So far, the NBA has seen players like Chris Paul, Dwight Howard, Paul Gerorge, Danilo Gallinari, DeMarre Carroll, D’Angelo Russell, Brook Lopez, Jamal Crawford, Victor Oladipo, Ricky Rubio, Lou Williams, and Patrick Beverley find new homes this summer by means of a trade. With…

Trading Block: DeAndre Jordan


Free Agency isn’t the only way players are moving this offseason. So far, the NBA has seen players like Chris Paul, Dwight Howard, Paul Gerorge, Danilo Gallinari, DeMarre Carroll, D’Angelo Russell, Brook Lopez, Jamal Crawford, Victor Oladipo, Ricky Rubio, Lou Williams, and Patrick Beverley find new homes this summer by means of a trade. With…

This Offseason’s Biggest Losers


Honorable Mention: Detroit Pistons Acquired: Avery Bradley, Luke Kennard, Langston Galloway, Anthony Tolliver, Eric Moreland Lost: Marcus Morris, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Aron Baynes, Michael Gbinije, Darrun Hilliard Detroit just missed the bottom five, but they still have had one of the worse off-seasons in recent history. Ever since Stan Van Gundy stepped in as Head Coach…