Steve Nash trade options: Five teams that make sense
“Steve Nash, the Phoenix Suns two-time MVP and franchise star has just a small window of championship opportunity left in his otherwise Hall of Fame-caliber career and, for both the franchise and his own title quest, it really is time the Suns part with Nash and begin their rebuilding process before the deadline [...]Read More →
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony’s reps pushing trade to Bulls
The Carmelo Anthony trade-drama continues as his agents are attempting to drag the Chicago Bulls into the fray according to various sources. With a complicated trade involving the Nuggets, Nets and Pistons now off the table Anthony’s agent, Leon Rose, and William Wesley have decided to begin talks with Chicago. Sources say that [...]Read More →
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony to Nets deal is dead
“Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has told the Nets to stop pursuing Carmelo Anthony, claiming that he is unhappy that talks have become public and that trade rumors have caused his team to lose multiple games. Now, according to various sources, Anthony’s reps have moved on and are trying to drag the Bulls into [...]Read More →
Forget 2012: Blake Griffin deserves MVP consideration now
“Blake Griffin deserves NBA MVP consideration this season alongside Derrick Rose, Amare Stoudemire and a select few others. In fact, if the Clippers continue their current pace throughout the rest of the season, I will not be surprised if he joined Wes Unseld and Wilt Chamberlain as the only players ever to win [...]Read More →
Manu Ginobili over Kobe Bryant? This year I say yes.
“Kobe Bryant will suit up to start his 13th-straight NBA All-Star game this coming February while Spurs stalwart Manu Ginobili rides the bench or quite possibly sits out altogether as Deron Williams, Russell Westbrook, and Steve Nash are certain to garner votes from the coaches after fan-voting is finalized.
I’m here [...]Read More →
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony still not sold on trade to Nets
Are the Nets any closer to landing Carmelo Anthony in a complicated trade with the Pistons and Nuggets? Are the Knicks trying to climb back into the race for Anthony by involving O.J. Mayo and the Memphis Grizzlies? Is Brandon Roy finished for the year after deciding to have knee surgery? Is it [...]Read More →
LeBron James’ taunting tweet to Cavs totally unnecessary
We get it, LeBron James. Finally, as one of your most ardent of haters, even I get it. The Cavaliers’ humiliating defeat at the hands of the Los Angeles Lakers Tuesday night further illustrated even more how valuable you really were to the team you used to call your own. The fact that [...]Read More →
NBA All-Star Voting: Amare Stoudemire, Derrick Rose surge ahead
“Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Kevin Durant are leading all NBA players in All-Star votes through January 13, 2011.
Here are a few notes from this week’s tally:
Amare Stoudemire has passed Kevin Garnett and Derrick Rose leapfrogged Rajon Rondo since the last vote count [...]Read More →
NBA Rumors: Rockets have entered Carmelo Anthony sweepstakes
In another strange twist to the Carmelo Anthony trade-drama the Houston Rockets are now pushing to acquire Anthony as talks have stalled between the Nets, Nuggets and Pistons. According to various sources, one of which I’ll mention below, the Rockets are said to be offering the expiring contracts of Yao Ming and Shane [...]Read More →
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony, Billups and Hamilton to Nets?
“Sources have confirmed that the Nets are extremely close to landing Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Richard Hamilton, Anthony Carter and Sheldon Williams in a complicated three-team trade with the Denver Nuggets and Detroit Pistons.
It looks like this is finally going to happen, and soon.
Would this REALLY be [...]Read More →