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Showtime or No Time?

Showtime or No Time?

If the press could manage to be more optimistic about a team with a 40-year old point guard, a 36-year old shooting guard, and a new coach, who hasn’t had a winning record since 2009, I haven’t seen it (at least not lately). New Head Coach of the Los Angeles Lakers Byron Scott: Welcome home! [...]

July 30, 2014 Rob R.S. De France 0

Magic Says Dr. Buss Wanted to Hire Byron Scott

Magic Says Dr. Buss Wanted to Hire Byron Scott

Byron Scott’s hire with the Los Angeles Lakers has been years in the making. So says Magic Johnson, anyway. The Lakers legend claims that the late owner told him he wanted Scott to coach the team someday, per For The Win’s Josh Peter: Byron Scott says he’s patient. But if he’d been more patient, he [...]

July 30, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

KD Talks Thunder, DC and Free Agency

KD Talks Thunder, DC and Free Agency

Kevin Durant could finance a mostly baseless rumor factory with his Tuesday evening babble. Reporters pressed Durant about playing and recruiting for the Oklahoma City Thunder, and the city of Washington because, Wizards. He answered quite honestly if you ask me, so you might want to buckle up. Wizards fans may even want to grab [...]

July 29, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Sign and Trade Offers for Eric Bledsoe That Would Make Some Sense

Sign and Trade Offers for Eric Bledsoe That Would Make Some Sense

As you have heard by now, we are a month into NBA free agency and the Phoenix Suns and their 24-year-old do everything point guard Eric Bledsoe (or “Mini LeBron” as he’s called) are still far apart in their negotiations for a new contract for the restricted free agent. The Suns reportedly offered Bledsoe a [...]

July 29, 2014 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0
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Wolves Like Thaddeus Young as K-Love Replacement

Wolves Like Thaddeus Young as K-Love Replacement

Staring down the barrel of Kevin Love’s departure, the Minnesota Timberwolves are eyeing Thaddeus Young as his potential replacement. Because, sure. Marc Stein of ESPN.com has the juicy deets: The Minnesota Timberwolves have expressed interest in Philadelphia 76ers power forward Thaddeus Young as a potential replacement for Kevin Love, according to sources close to the [...]

July 29, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Steph, Klay Don’t Think Dubs Will Trade Klay for K-Love

Steph, Klay Don’t Think Dubs Will Trade Klay for K-Love

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson don’t think the Warriors are going to trade Klay Thompson. #MindMelting (#NotReally) Speaking with Yahoo Sports’ Marc J. Spears, Thompson addressed the Kevin Love trade rumors that continue to envelop Golden State, often at the expense of Klay himself: We got a good core. I feel we have one of [...]

July 29, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

D-Rose Says Doubters Will ‘Eat Their Words’

D-Rose Says Doubters Will ‘Eat Their Words’

Derrick Rose is still brimming with confidence. Two campaign-crippling injuries later, the Chicago Bulls point guard could be timid. He’s played in 50 games—regular season and playoffs—since 2011-12. He’s spent the last two years or so riding the pine. There is reason for doubt, for fear. Not everyone believes he will return to form, or [...]

July 28, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

LeBron James Will Wear No. 23 Again

LeBron James Will Wear No. 23 Again

After deciding between No. 6 and No. 23 as his jersey number for next season, the King has finally made the decision to return to his old number with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He made this announcement via twitter and instagram. It looks like all those Cleveland fans who burnt their old LeBron jerseys will have [...]

July 27, 2014 Bief S Benjamin Felix Santos 0

Marc Gasol Didn’t Recruit Pau For Grizz

Marc Gasol Didn’t Recruit Pau For Grizz

The Chicago Bulls will want to remember this moment—the moment when we find out why Marc Gasol didn’t recruit his brother, Pau Gasol, to play for the Memphis Grizzlies. Speculation began early this year about the two reuniting in Memphis. Pau was a free agent. The Los Angeles Lakers were sucking wind. Zach Randolph might [...]

July 25, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0
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James Harden, Chandler Parsons Exchange Shots

James Harden, Chandler Parsons Exchange Shots

When the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets meet next season, playing nice is out of the question. Crap is going to get real brutal, real quick. Tensions are going to boil over. They're already boiling over. Since leaving the Rockets for the Mavericks, Chandler Parsons has been vocal about the entire process, commending Dallas and [...]

July 25, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0