Best, Worst Landing Spots for Top 10 NBA Free Agents Post-Anthony Davis Trade

NBA free agency figures to be as wild as ever in 2019. Hot on the heels of the Anthony Davis trade, which ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Saturday, a number of big names could be on the market...

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2 hours ago, Bleacher Report

NBA Finals 2019: Best Highlights from Warriors vs. Raptors Full Series

The Toronto Raptors claimed their first NBA title on the Golden State Warriors ' floor—the last game at Oracle Arena...

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2 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Toronto Raptors, Golden State Warriors

The Toronto Raptors championship run wasn’t defined by destiny

The Toronto Raptors’ championship run wasn’t defined by the team living out some fictional destiny. The members of the team did everything to earn the title. Everyone loves a good story: A narrative arc with a satisfying conclusion. If destiny played a role in determining the NBA champion,...

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2 hours ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

The winners and losers of the Anthony Davis trade

The Anthony Davis trade will have ripple effects beyond the Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans. Here are the biggest winners and losers of the deal. On Saturday, the New Orleans Pelicans and Los Angeles Lakers reached an inevitable conclusion to months of rumors and speculation, agreeing to...

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2 hours ago, Hoops Habit

Milwaukee Bucks Daily: Bucks among favorites for 2020 championship

The latest Milwaukee Bucks Daily is here as after a dramatic few days in the NBA, the Bucks remain one of the favorites for the 2020 championship. In today’s edition of Milwaukee Bucks Daily, we hear about the perception of the Bucks as one of the favorites for next season’s NBA championship,...

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2 hours ago, Behind the Buck Pass, Milwaukee Bucks

Cavs rumors: Weighing pros, cons of potentially trading for Zach LaVine

Between the draft, free agency, and all the trade rumors, the NBA arguably drums up more attention with what goes on in June/July and/or the offseason than it does when actual games are played, and that’s projecting to be the case for the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cleveland Cavaliers, who hold the...

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2 hours ago, King James Gospel, Cleveland Cavaliers

New York Knicks did not lose Anthony Davis trade if deal was impossible

If the New York Knicks did not stand a chance to trade for Anthony Davis, they are not the losers of the fallout. The New York Knicks have done their fair share of losing for the last two decades. They achieved a franchise-worst 17-65 record twice, had just one good year from Amar’e Stoudemire‘s...

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2 hours ago, Daily Knicks, New York Knicks

NBA Mock Draft 6.0: Anthony Davis traded to Lakers; Bol Bol rises

In our latest NBA Mock Draft, Anthony Davis gets traded to the Los Angeles Lakers and Bol Bol makes a jump up the draft board Now that the 2018-19 NBA season is officially in the books – with the Toronto Raptors dethroning the Golden State Warriors en route to their first NBA Championship in franchise...

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3 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Los Angeles Lakers

2019 NBA Draft: 4 Terrific 3-Point Shooters for Atlanta Hawks

A look at four of the best catch-and-shoot threats for the Atlanta Hawks in the 2019 NBA Draft. With the 2019 NBA Draft coming up quickly, the Atlanta Hawks have already added another pick to their coffers thanks to the shocking (yet sensible) Taurean Prince trade with the Brooklyn Nets. Now replete...

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3 hours ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Backup guards Cavs could potentially target with 2nd-Rd pick purchase, or as UFA’s

As presently constructed, the Cleveland Cavaliers roster is sparse when it comes to guards, and they could potentially look to acquire guards to develop with a second-round pick purchase or through undrafted free agency. Behind Collin Sexton, there are a lot of question marks when it comes to guards...

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3 hours ago, King James Gospel, Cleveland Cavaliers

Memphis Grizzlies: How Difficult Will the Southwest Division Be Following the Anthony Davis Trade?

The NBA’s Southwest Division has lost one of its biggest stars as Anthony Davis has been traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. How does this affect the Memphis Grizzlies in next season’s standings? On Saturday afternoon, ESPN‘s Adrian Wojnarowski reports the Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans...

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3 hours ago, Beale Street Bears, Memphis Grizzlies

Charlotte Hornets: Hassan Whiteside may be interesed in joining Hornets

After a questionable story on Instagram, many are now wondering if Hassan Whiteside wants to join the Charlotte Hornets. The Charlotte Hornets may have an answer to their defensive woes at the center position after a recent Instagram story by Hassan Whiteside. This rumor comes after Whiteside posted...

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3 hours ago, Swarm and Sting, Charlotte Hornets, Brooklyn Nets

2019 NBA Draft scouting report: Jarrett Culver

Before the 2019 NBA Draft arrives, Peachtree Hoops will break down more than 75 available prospects with an eye toward what the Atlanta Hawks may look to do in late June. This report centers on Texas Tech wing Jarrett Culver. Jarrett Culver wasn’t supposed to be a top-five pick in the 2019 NBA Draft....

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4 hours ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Liberty win third of last four behind career night by Amanda Zahui B

The Liberty broke another losing streak Saturday night in L.A., winning for the first time on the road in 18 games stretching back to last season. Joe Tsai’s team also won its third game in the last four —the Libs’ best stretch in two years— beating the Los Angeles Sparks, 98-92, before 11,388 at the...

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5 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Report: Obama wants Ujiri to come to Wizards

The former U.S. President is reportedly involved in wooing the Raptors’ President of Basketball Operations according to Ethan Strauss of The Athletic in the “Back to Back” podcast. What a weekend of potential Masai Ujiri to D.C. news. First, in the wee morning hours of Friday morning, we heard that the...

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5 hours ago, Bullets Forever, Washington Wizards

Sunday Cup of Canis: Davis to L.A., USWNT in Action

Some Sunday notes for you. In the end, the Lakers got their man. After a contentious and often public negotiation that failed at the trade deadline, the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first round picks including...

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6 hours ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves

Book review: ‘Elevated: The Global Rise of the NBA’

Since the 1980s, the NBA has gone from infamy and championship game tape delays to a global powerhouse. Through the efforts of Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Michael Jordan, LeBron James and a cast of thousands, the league is in position to continue expanding their empire and grow the game even further....

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6 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

Will Anthony Davis trade ruin Nets plan to sign Kyrie Irving?

The Lakers on Saturday traded Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and a boatload of draft picks to the Pelicans for Anthony Davis, leaving L.A. one player short of a super team ... and with around $30 million in cap space to lure one. While Marc Stein of the Times reported that Kemba Walker will be...

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6 hours ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets

A Live Look Back: The 2015 NBA Draft

Let’s remember an old NBA Draft! The past two summers, I did a rewatch of the NBA Draft from four years ago and wrote about it. Four years seems like a pretty good length of time when it comes to determining how a draft actually went, and I’m not the world’s biggest watcher of college basketball, but...

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6 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Report: Suns have not done much work on Darius Garland, appear to prefer Coby White

The Suns have their point guard preference, if both are available at No. 6. According to ESPN’s Jonathan Givony, the Phoenix Suns seem to be zeroing in on their preferred point guard target. Coby White, whose name has been buzzing with Suns-related rumors for the past week connecting both sides, is Phoenix’s...

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7 hours ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

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