Should Joel Embiid Win Rookie Of The Year?

If I asked you, “Who should win the NBA rookie of the year award for the 2016-17 season?” 99% of you would say Joel Embiid. My first thought when I was asked this question, was of course, Joel Embiid. Embiid captivated the basketball world with his phenomenal on the court play, his off the court […]

Nets And Nuggets Linked to International Star Teodosic

Milos Teodosic is widely known as the best player in the world, not currently in the NBA. Teodosic plays for CSKA Moscow and his native Serbia. In the past year, Teodosic helped lead his club team the Euroleague final, and helped lead Serbia to a silver medal in the Olympics. Teodosic is a free agent […]

Bulls Pushing for Jahlil Okafor

It’s no secret that the Philadelphia 76ers are trying to get rid of Jahlil Okafor. With a logjam in the frontcourt, there simply isn’t space for Okafor on the 76ers. Between Embiid exceeding all expectations, and Noel playing well and devloping, Okafor is the man getting the boot. There’s many possible suitors for Okafor, but […]

The Toronto Raptors Are Coming

In the present day NBA, there’s only a handful of teams that most general NBA fans would consider contenders. Most of those teams are in the Western Conference. Out west there are the Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs, and Los Angeles Clippers. That leaves the only true contender in the East to be the […]

NBA Trade Rumors: Possible Destinations for Nerlens Noel

Although typically NBA trade rumors heat up after Christmas due to the February 23 trade deadline, there have been many rumors involving Nerlens Noel and the Philadelphia 76ers wish to move him. The Noel rumors have been going on for years now. Ever since the Sixers drafted big man Joel Embiid, rumors have been pouring […]

NBA Updates: Latest News From Around The League 12/5/16

There are many stories swirling around the NBA right now, even though we’re in the middle of the season, which is when usually the stories tend to wind down. From suspensions to trade rumors, here are the following are your updated NBA stories from around the league as of Monday the fifth: Rajon Rondo has […]

NBA Mock Draft: predicting the first 5 picks

With the NBA playoffs in full swing, it’s time for the teams who didn’t make it this far to turn their focus to the upcoming NBA draft. In this segment, I’ll focus on the top five picks in the 2016 NBA Draft. This isn’t an exceptionally strong draft, but there is still some serious talent […]

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 10: Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs steals the ball from Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers and dives to control it from Paul and Blake Griffin #32 with 51 seconds left in the game at Staples Center on November 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The Spurs won 89-85. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kawhi Leonard wins Defensive Player of the Year

The San Antonio Spurs’ small forward Kawhi Leonard has won the 2015-2016 Defensive Player of the Year Award. He was the leader of the league’s best overall defensive team. Leonard has now won the award in back-to-back seasons, which is a big milestone. He’s the first non-center to be named the DPOY in consecutive seasons […]

Can Anthony Bennett’s career be saved?

Anthony Bennett was the number one overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. You could make the argument that he’s been the worst No. 1 draft pick in the history of the NBA. It is pretty tough to top Greg Oden and Kwame Brown, but Bennett is in the process of earning this dubious distinction. […]

2016 NBA Free Agency: The Top 5 Players At Each Position

I know the 2016 NBA free agency period is still a while away, but rumors are heating up about certain players and their potential futures (or lack there of) with their current teams. The 2016 free agency period will be a steady one. It’s not the best we’ve ever seen, but it’s still solid nonetheless. […]

NBA Trade Rumors: Will The Atlanta Hawks Move Al Horford?

The Atlanta Hawks have a real dilemma regarding star center Al Horford. The Hawks are currently in fifth place in the Eastern Conference standings, but are only half a game out of the third and fourth spots. In other words, they’re in contention to win the East and make it to the NBA Finals. Some […]

Larry Nance Jr. Will Not Participate in 2016 NBA Dunk Contest

Larry Nance Jr., son of former NBA star and All-Star Game dunk champion Larry Nance, will not participate in the 2016 dunk contest due to a recent knee injury. Nance Jr. was drafted 27th overall in last year’s draft. He’s currently averaging 6 points and 5 rebounds in his rookie campaign. Larry Nance Jr. has […]

New York Knicks owner James Dolan, left, and new team president Phil Jackson poses for photos during a news conference where he was introduced, at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

The New York Knicks Are The Most Valuable Team In The NBA

Big surprise: a team based in New York City is wealthy. According to Forbes, the New York Knicks are the most valuable team in the NBA. They’re worth approximately $3 billion following their recently locked up television deal with the MSG regional network. The Knicks’ television deal will last twenty years, and will earn the […]

DENVER, CO – NOVEMBER 25: Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls looks on during a break in the action against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center on November 25, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Nuggets defeated the Bulls 114-109. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NBA Trade Rumors: New York Knicks Have Best Chance Of Getting Derrick Rose

It’s one of the best times of the year in the NBA. We’re closing in on the NBA trade deadline, and there’s many big names being tossed around for potential blockbuster deals. This is the first piece of my multi-piece segment regarding NBA trade rumors. Today I will be focusing on Derrick Rose’s potential future […]

NBA Trade Rumors: Dwight Howard could be dealt by underachieving Rockets

As the trade deadline looms closer, the rumors surrounding big name players are heating up. It’s hard to come up with legitimate reasons for the Rockets potentially trading Dwight Howard… … other than the fact that the team has struggled playing together; sits near .500; and is virtually irrelevant in a Western Conference that’s been dominated […]