Nets keep dealing with eye on 2019 free-agency splash

Nets keep dealing with eye on 2019 free-agency splash

The Nets aren’t done wheeling and dealing for buyouts. A week after acquiring Darrell Arthur as part of a salary dump with the Nuggets, the Nets traded the forward to the Suns for veteran Jared Dudley and a 2021 second-round pick, according…

The ‘gamble’ behind NBA blockbuster that made everyone mad

The ‘gamble’ behind NBA blockbuster that made everyone mad

A timeless, universal sports axiom says the best trades are balanced, helping each team. Well, the big NBA blockbuster Wednesday involving San Antonio’s Kawhi Leonard and Toronto’s DeMar DeRozan has great balance. Both principals are ticked off. Leonard reportedly doesn’t want to…

NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony To Hawks For Dennis Schroder & Mike Muscala In Rumored Deal, Per Mitch Lawrence

NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony To Hawks For Dennis Schroder & Mike Muscala In Rumored Deal, Per Mitch Lawrence

According to Mitch Lawrence of ‘Sporting News,’ the Oklahoma City Thunder could trade Carmelo Anthony to the Atlanta Hawks for Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala. Since the 2018 NBA offseason started, rumors and speculations continue to swirl that Carmelo Anthony and the…

DeMar DeRozan is furious after Raptors’ broken promise

DeMar DeRozan is furious after Raptors’ broken promise

Kawhi Leonard is not the only one frustrated. The Raptors have agreed to a deal to send DeMar DeRozan to the Spurs for Leonard. The longtime Raptors star was frustrated after team officials met with him during summer league to tell him…

The only winner in explosive Kawhi-DeRozan trade

The only winner in explosive Kawhi-DeRozan trade

DeMar DeRozan doesn’t want to leave Toronto, having spent his entire nine-year career there. Kawhi Leonard reportedly has no interest in going there. Raptors fans are losing a franchise icon for someone who — seemingly — will leave after this season and…

Raptors close to acquiring a very unhappy Kawhi Leonard

Raptors close to acquiring a very unhappy Kawhi Leonard

Toronto is a long way from Los Angeles. The Spurs and Raptors are finalizing a deal that would send Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors in a package centered around star guard DeMar DeRozan, according to ESPN.com. Leonard, 27, has been trying to…

NBA Rumors: Should L.A. Lakers Trade Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, And Draft Pick For Kawhi Leonard?

NBA Rumors: Should L.A. Lakers Trade Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, And Draft Pick For Kawhi Leonard?

According to Jordan Greer of ‘Sporting News,’ the Los Angeles Lakers could offer Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, and a future first-round pick to the San Antonio Spurs for Kawhi Leonard. Despite the acquisition of LeBron James in free agency, the…

NBA Rumors: Kawhi Leonard Trade For Lowry Or DeRozan Will Be ‘Disaster’ For Both Teams, Per ‘Sporting News’

NBA Rumors: Kawhi Leonard Trade For Lowry Or DeRozan Will Be ‘Disaster’ For Both Teams, Per ‘Sporting News’

Sean Deveney of the ‘Sporting News’ opined that such a trade will be bad news for both the San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors. The Kawhi Leonard trade saga is still raging as the NBA offseason continues, and in recent days, the…

Basketball ACT prospects mix it with NBA Global Academy

Basketball ACT prospects mix it with NBA Global Academy

Alex Archer has been invited to Basketball Australia prospect camp. Alex Archer is one of Canberra's most promising basketball prospects but he was still stunned when an email inviting him to mix it with the next generation of NBA stars lobbed into his…

LeBron James’ Agent Reveals Why He Left Cleveland For L.A.

LeBron James’ Agent Reveals Why He Left Cleveland For L.A.

LeBron James has not spoken out about his decision to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the L.A. Lakers next season. His only public comments on the situation were thanking Northeast Ohio and Cavs fans for a great four years. However, his…

Mitchell Robinson breaks out for Knicks as Kevin Knox falters

Mitchell Robinson breaks out for Knicks as Kevin Knox falters

LAS VEGAS — Kyrie Irving didn’t see the summer best of Kevin Knox on Thursday at Thomas & Mack Center, but at least rookie center Mitchell Robinson looked like a shot-blocking machine. While Knox finally struggled, Robinson, the Knicks’ second-round pick, came…

NBA Rumors: Spurs, Timberwolves Could Explore Kawhi Leonard For Jimmy Butler Trade, Per ‘Dunking With Wolves’

NBA Rumors: Spurs, Timberwolves Could Explore Kawhi Leonard For Jimmy Butler Trade, Per ‘Dunking With Wolves’

Does trading Jimmy Butler for Kawhi Leonard make sense for the Minnesota Timberwolves and the San Antonio Spurs? Jimmy Butler and Kawhi Leonard are two of the NBA superstars who are expected to part ways with their respective teams this offseason. After…

The Kevin Knox legend only grows after Knicks games end

The Kevin Knox legend only grows after Knicks games end

LAS VEGAS — Burgeoning lottery pick Kevin Knox loves to play and has taken Thomas & Mack Center by storm. But he also loves to watch. When the Knicks are finished with their summer-league games, the 6-foot-9 forward can be seen afterward…

NBA Rumors: Knicks Could Trade Emmanuel Mudiay, Lance Thomas & Draft Pick For Kemba Walker, Per ‘Hoops Habit’

NBA Rumors: Knicks Could Trade Emmanuel Mudiay, Lance Thomas & Draft Pick For Kemba Walker, Per ‘Hoops Habit’

Does trading for Kemba Walker make sense for the New York Knicks? With Kristaps Porzingis’ return remains uncertain, the New York Knicks should find a way to become competitive in the 2018-19 NBA season. The Knicks undeniably have lots of young and…

The Lakers and Knicks are officially on different paths

The Lakers and Knicks are officially on different paths

LAS VEGAS — LeBron James officially signed his Lakers contract Monday night after coming back from a vacation in Italy, and the storied franchise was finally ready to address the signing. Knicks coach David Fizdale, who is close to James from their…

NBA Trade Rumors: Cavaliers Could Swap Kevin Love For Otto Porter Jr., According To ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Trade Rumors: Cavaliers Could Swap Kevin Love For Otto Porter Jr., According To ‘Bleacher Report’

Does trading Kevin Love for Otto Porter Jr. make sense for the Cleveland Cavaliers? After LeBron James left, Cleveland Cavaliers superstar Kevin Love becomes one of the hottest commodities on the trade market. Despite the Cavaliers’ insistence that they plan on keeping…

NBA Rumors: Rockets Could Trade Anderson, Onuaku, & Draft Picks To Cavs For Kevin Love, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Rumors: Rockets Could Trade Anderson, Onuaku, & Draft Picks To Cavs For Kevin Love, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

Is Kevin Love a potential trade target for the Houston Rockets? After failing to sign LeBron James, the Houston Rockets are expected to be in the market for another superstar to pair with Chris Paul and James Harden. The Rockets obviously need…

Tyler Honeycutt’s Former Coach Was ‘Concerned For Him’ Before His Death, Says He Was Acting ‘Very Unusual’

Tyler Honeycutt’s Former Coach Was ‘Concerned For Him’ Before His Death, Says He Was Acting ‘Very Unusual’

Bort Escoto said that Honeycutt was struggling with adjusting to life in Russia. Bort Escoto coached former Sacramento Kings player Tyler Honeycutt at Sylmar High School from 2005 to 2009 and had remained friends with him and his family. He says that…

LeBron James To Lance Stephenson: ‘I Want You’

LeBron James To Lance Stephenson: ‘I Want You’

It took only three words for James to persuade Stephenson to join him at the Lakers. “I want you” was all it took LeBron James to convince Lance Stephenson to join him at the Los Angeles Lakers. As the Inquisitr earlier reported,…