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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

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

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

Ray Allen to Get MRI Before Deciding Future

Ray Allen to Get MRI Before Deciding Future

There’s a chance Ray Allen will have plenty of time to pursue a sequel to He Got Game. The Miami Heat shooting guard, NBA champion and inevitable Hall of Famer has yet to make a decision on his future. Will he retire? Will he come back. WE NEED TO KNOW. This is killing us. We [...]

July 24, 2014 Anklesnap Dan Favale 0
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Bulls Offering Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott for Kevin Love

Bulls Offering Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott for Kevin Love

Someone, anyone, must explain the Chicago Bulls’ sudden infatuation with Kevin Love. After adding Pau Gasol to a frontcourt rotation that already includes Joakim Noah and Taj Gibson, and after basically removing themselves from the Carmelo Anthony sweepstakes by asking him to take a ridiculously large pay cut, the Bulls are apparently making a competitive [...]

July 23, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade Still Talk Regularly

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade Still Talk Regularly

Dwyane Wade doesn’t hold grudges. LeBron James doesn’t forget those who helped him win two NBA championships. The relationship shared between Wade and James—documented friends—has been dissected over and over since the latter left the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Surely their friendship had to be on life support or entering a free fall. [...]

July 23, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

LeBron’s Business Partner Dishes on His Return to Cavs

LeBron’s Business Partner Dishes on His Return to Cavs

LeBron James is his own man. If there’s anything to take away from what you’re about to read, it’s that. LeBron isn’t a puppet. He is the one pulling the strings. He is the one making the decisions. He is the one who decided to leave the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Much has [...]

July 22, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 1

Celtics Sign Evan Turner, Because of Course They Did

Celtics Sign Evan Turner, Because of Course They Did

Evan Turner has found a new home. SHUT FREE AGENCY DOWN. Or don’t. Whatever. It’s up to you. If you want to see what happens with Eric Bledsoe and Greg Monroe, keep it going. Anyway… Turner has come to terms with the Celtics, per the Boston Herald‘s Steve Bulpett: Part of their mid-level exception? This [...]

July 22, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Knicks Exploring Trades for J.R., Shumpert, Shane Larkin

Knicks Exploring Trades for J.R., Shumpert, Shane Larkin

Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks have been busy this offseason and they might not be done just yet. A league source told ESPN New York’s Ian Begley that the Knicks are exploring trades for J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and Shane Larkin: Working to clear the logjam in the backcourt, the Knicks are discussing [...]

July 21, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0
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Pistons, Kings Talking Josh Smith Trade Again

Pistons, Kings Talking Josh Smith Trade Again

No, you’re not experiencing deja vu. This is just a firsthand run-in with the Sacramento Kings. According to ESPN.com’s Marc Stein, the Detroit Pistons have resumed talks—that started prior to the NBA draft—with the Kings on a trade that would land Josh Smith in Sacramento: The Detroit Pistons and the Sacramento Kings have resumed trade [...]

July 18, 2014 dfavale Dan Favale 0