Oklahoma City Thunder send Chris Paul to Phoenix: Grading the Deal

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The NBA trade season is underway with the Oklahoma City Thunder trading star guard Chris Paul to the Phoenix Suns. It was the first of many trades set to come as teams are on the clock to fill out their rosters.  ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news. The deal sends Chris Paul and Abdel Nader […] READ MORE


Philadelphia 76ers: Two Trade Ideas for Former All-Star Al Horford

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The Philadelphia 76ers are on the hunt to find a suitor for former All-Star big man Al Horford. The 34-year-old had a rough season in the City of Brotherly Love, averaging just 11.9 points and 6.8 rebounds on 45 percent shooting, 35 percent from three, and 76.3 percent from the line. It was Horford’s lowest […] READ MORE


Houston Rockets: Three Trade Ideas to Move Russell Westbrook

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In a shock move, Houston Rockets superstar Russell Westbrook has requested a trade after just one year with the team. The 32-year-old cited a lack of accountability as a primary reason for his request along with the team’s blurry future. Interestingly, it was reported that James Harden will remain in Houston, “locked-in” for the upcoming […] READ MORE


Golden State Warriors face difficult challenges to upgrade roster

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The Golden State Warriors were absent from the 2020 postseason after stars Steph Curry and Klay Thompson sustained season-ending injuries. This left Draymond Green to fend for himself with a roster of rookies and cast-offs. While this was an opportunity for Green to assert himself as more than a role player, the 30-year-old could not […] READ MORE


Houston Rockets: 3 Big Men Targets to Upgrade Roster

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The 2020 Free Agency period will be of utmost importance for the Houston Rockets. Armed with superstars James Harden and Russell Westbrook, the club will look to upgrade its roster for one final push toward a championship. Owner Tilman Fertitta doubled-down on this sentiment in an interview with CNBC. Houston Chronicle‘s Jonathan Feigen covered the […] READ MORE


Sacramento Kings Offseason: Trade Ideas For a Rebuild

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In the late 1990s and early 2000s, the Sacramento Kings were one of the elite teams in the Western Conference. They made eight straight playoff appearances including three Conference semifinals and one Western Conference finals appearance. Since then, the Kings have missed 15 straight post-seasons, traded away star players for chocolates, and missed on a […] READ MORE


Houston Rockets: Trade Ideas for Veteran Guard Eric Gordon

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The Houston Rockets will need to make some moves ahead of the 2020-21 season. Given Houston’s lack of assets, salary cap space, and expensive contracts, the front office will need to make some impressive deals. One player likely on the block is shooting guard Eric Gordon. A former three-point champion, Gordon struggled mightily this season […] READ MORE


New York Knicks Offseason: Trades to Improve the Future

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The New York Knicks are looking to build itself a new image, hoping to build around young studs, RJ Barrett and Mitchell Robinson. General Manager Leon Rose instated a brand new Front Office with his biggest hire being head coach Tom Thibodeau. The 62-year-old brings experience, grit, and a hardworking attitude to a franchise in […] READ MORE


Charlotte Hornets: Three Trade Ideas to Prepare for the Future

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If there is one team in the NBA that epitomizes NBA mediocrity, it’s the Charlotte Hornets. Since taking majority ownership in 2010, Michael Jordan‘s team has made the playoffs just twice in 10 years. With the departure of Kemba Walker in last year’s free agency, the Hornets must turn its attention toward asset accumulation and […] READ MORE


Indiana Pacers Star Victor Oladipo Adds More Fuel to the Trade Rumors

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Three years after dealing with the Paul George fiasco, the Indiana Pacers have re-entered the headlines, this time surrounding All-Star Victor Oladipo. The 28-year-old struggled in this season following a ruptured quadriceps tendon in his right knee in 2018. Oladipo averaged 14.5 points, 3.9 rebounds, and 2.6 assists on 39.5 percent shooting and 31.7 percent […] READ MORE