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Dan Favale

Why Miami Must Avoid Andray Blatche

Why Miami Must Avoid Andray Blatche

August 7, 2012 – Dan Favale Andray Blatche has a penchant for poor conditioning, inconsistent performances and exuding a toxic attitude. So, naturally the Miami Heat are interested. According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Heat are among a short list of teams that have displayed interest in the perpetually underachieving Blatche. Free-agent rumble that [...]

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Is Brook Lopez Worth the Money for the Brooklyn Nets?

Is Brook Lopez Worth the Money for the Brooklyn Nets?

August 6, 2012 – Dan Favale Brook Lopez. Is he a superstar or a product of the NBA’s over indulgence for competent centers? After failing to strike a deal with the Orlando Magic for Dwight Howard, the Brooklyn Nets re-signed Lopez to a four-year deal worth approximately $61 million—essentially a match contract. But is he [...]

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Will Carmelo Anthony Reinvent Himself for the NY Knicks?

Will Carmelo Anthony Reinvent Himself for the NY Knicks?

August 3, 2012 – Dan Favale Everything was falling for Carmelo Anthony of Team USA and the New York Knicks Thursday at the Summer Olympics against Nigeria. Literally. Anthony shot 10 of 12 from beyond the arc on his way to scoring 37 points, an Olympics record for the United States. More importantly than that—and [...]

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Why the Cleveland Cavaliers Blew It This Offseason

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers Blew It This Offseason

August 2, 2012 – Dan Favale The Cleveland Cavaliers entered the offseason with a golden opportunity, but one they refused to take advantage of. Not only does Cleveland have a superstar-in-the-making in the form of Kyrie Irving, but it had plenty of money to fill some pressing needs. But then came the NBA draft, and [...]

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NBA Rumors: Are the Golden State Warriors Playoff-Bound?

NBA Rumors: Are the Golden State Warriors Playoff-Bound?

August 1, 2012 – Dan Favale The Golden State Warriors are preparing to make a serious playoff push next season, in the most uncertain of ways possible. Golden State’s gambling started last season, when it opted to deal leading scorer Monta Ellis to the Milwaukee Bucks, in a deal that landed them the oft-injured behemoth [...]

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NBA Rumors: Should Thunder Be Worried About James Harden?

NBA Rumors: Should Thunder Be Worried About James Harden?

July 31, 2012 – Dan Favale James Harden will be a restricted free agent next summer, and he already seems prepared to explore the open market, yet the Thunder have no reason to be worried. [...]

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NBA Rumors: Is Dwight Howard Actually On the Move?

NBA Rumors: Is Dwight Howard Actually On the Move?

July 30, 2012 – Dan Favale The Orlando Magic are reportedly ready to re-open Dwight Howard trade negotiations, but should we actually care? According to Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio, Howard’s stance with regard to the Magic has been made abundantly clear and the organization is ready to move on. With Dwight Howard reiterating [...]

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NBA Free Agency 2012: The Curious Case of Nate Robinson

NBA Free Agency 2012: The Curious Case of Nate Robinson

July 27, 2012 – Dan Favale Nate Robinson may be severely undersized at 5’9″, but it’s an absolute atrocity that an NBA team has yet to sign the 28-year-old free agent. While Robinson is a loose cannon and an oft-defensive liability, he is one of the best scorers in the league. Period. Last season, Robison [...]

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NBA Rumors: Should Clippers Be Worried About Chris Paul?

NBA Rumors: Should Clippers Be Worried About Chris Paul?

July 26, 2012 – Dan Favale It seemed like a forgone conclusion that Chris Paul would re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers, when in fact, it’s not at all. There’s plenty to like about playing for the Clippers these days. Blake Griffin is on board for the next five years, DeAndre Jordan isn’t going anywhere [...]

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Is Kirilenko Key to Kevin Love’s Happiness?

Is Kirilenko Key to Kevin Love’s Happiness?

July 25, 2012 – Dan Favale Kevin Love has grown impatient with the below mediocre talent in Minnesota, a reality the Timberwolves are dead set on reversing. After inking a four-year extension only this past season, Love has little to no leverage on the matter. That said, an unhappy superstar doesn’t exactly spell championships, or [...]

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