As a fellow Washington Wizards fan from the DC Metropolitan area, I have grown accustomed to not expecting much from the local sports franchises. This rings even more true when it comes to the squads being on national television for all the world to see. The Washington Wizards have already been graced with two marquee … Continue reading Wizards Starting to Feel National TV Love
As the NBA Summer League comes to an end, this is an appropriate time to look back and reflect on the rookies from all the drafts this century. What better way than to form a list? 18/17) Ben Simmons (LSU), Markelle Fultz (Washington) There is a reason these two are tied for last, and it's … Continue reading #1 Overall Picks in NBA Since 2000: The Worst to The Best
Atlanta Hawks: The Atlanta Hawks seemed to have a very interesting offseason. After trading away Dwight Howard for much less than what they could have gotten for him with market value, they let Paul Millsap walk to the Denver Nuggets on a 3-year, $90 million contract and Tim Hardaway Jr. go right back to the New … Continue reading NBA Offseason Evaluations
In the latest disarray within the Cleveland Cavaliers franchise, it has been reported that star point guard Kyrie Irving has requested a trade from the franchise he has represented since 2011. With that, his desired locations were released as well: The Minnesota Timberwolves, New York Knicks, San Antonio Spurs, and the Miami Heat. Based on … Continue reading Where Will Irving Land in 2017?
In a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Oklahoma City Forward Paul George downplayed his long talks about interest in joining the Los Angeles Lakers next off-season. "People saying I want to come here, who doesn't want to play for their hometown? That's a dream come true, if you're a kid growing up on the outskirts … Continue reading Paul George: Interest in LA “Overstated”
The free agency period of 2017 has been eventful to say the least, as we have witnessed franchise players sign elsewhere, bench players get overpaid, and underrated stars receive the payday they deserve. With that, here is how each NBA made out after the NBA free agency period: Atlanta Hawks Notable Acquisitions: Miles Plumlee, Marco Belineli … Continue reading NBA 2017 Free Agency Grade Sheets
Teams are listed within alphabetical order, and updates are distinctly listed as a report, rumor, signing, or a trade: Atlanta Hawks Report: The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed former-Hawks point guard Jose Calderon. The contract happens to be a veterans minimum deal, as Calderon will play as a role player for the upcoming season. Signing: The Denver … Continue reading NBA Free Agency Rumor & Signing Tracker