Can Westbrook and Beverley Coexist in LA?

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Patrick Beverley was recently traded to the Lakers for Stanley Johnson and Talen Horton-Tucker. This add for the Lakers who have seen a lot of problems in the last couple of years. The addition of Beverley should help the team defensively. The one problem with all of this is Russell Westbrook. Westbrook had an up-and-down […] READ MORE


Grading the Patrick Beverley Los Angeles Lakers Trade

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On Wednesday evening, Adrian Wojnarowski dropped a “Woj Bomb” on NBA Twitter, announcing a trade between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Utah Jazz involving Patrick Beverley and Talen Horton-Tucker. The Lakers traded for Beverley, a three-time All-Defensive Team selection, in exchange for the 21-year-old Horton-Tucker and forward Stanley Johnson. Patrick Beverley is returning to […] READ MORE


Quick NBA Trades for Contending Teams

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Free agency has come to a standstill for the most part, with the majority of free agents already making their decisions. Of course, the NBA Draft has passed on as well. NBA trades are all the rage now as we all know the league never sleeps. Teams are always looking to improve, especially those that […] READ MORE


The Los Angeles Lakers Have Underwhelmed This Offseason

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The Los Angeles Lakers have made a number of moves this offseason, although the majority have been underwhelming. Last season, the Lakers finished with a 33-49 record and were 11th in the Western Conference. This, of course, was extremely disappointing considering the team won the NBA championship in 2020, had LeBron James, and made a major […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Lakers: Kyrie Irving Trade Ideas

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Rumors are swirling surround a possible Los Angeles Lakers Kyrie Irving trade. On paper the deal looks somewhat unlikely from the standpoint of what the Lakers can offer, but these things happen. It’s seems commonplace now to see a player demand a trade to a certain team and find his way there. If both the Lakers and […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Lakers: Two Trade Ideas

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The Los Angeles Lakers need to get creative this offseason, especially when it comes to trades. LeBron James is likely in the tail end of his career (but then again, he’s James) whereas a lot of money is also tied up into Russell Westbrook and Anthony Davis. The time to do anything possible to contend is right now, especially […] READ MORE


Toronto Raptors: Two Trades to Consider

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After being bounced by the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the NBA playoffs, the Toronto Raptors should consider trades this offseason to bolster their roster. After losing Kawhi Leonard in 2019, the Raptors have been close to playoff contention but right outside that bubble. The roster right now, however, is quite talented with plenty of […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Lakers: Steps to Improvement

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The Los Angeles Lakers are fresh off a season of total embarrassment. It’s not a stretch to say this as they entered the season with championship aspirations after a major roster overhaul during the summer and having a big three of LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and Russell Westbrook. Now, however, they won’t even be taking part in the […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Lakers: Three Trade Ideas

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The Los Angeles Lakers are far too talented to be in the play-in zone for the playoffs. This, of course, is due to having LeBron James and Anthony Davis. That ranks amongst the top duos in the entire league, on paper at least. This team should be solely focused on winning a championship. The Lakers need to find […] READ MORE


Four Myles Turner Trade Ideas

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Trade interest for Myles Turner is heating up. The Charlotte Hornets, Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, and New York Knicks are all expressing interest, according to Shams Charania. Take a look at a potential trade each of those teams can offer. Myles Turner Trade Ideas Charlotte Upgrades the Frontcourt The Trade: the Hornets send Mason Plumlee and PJ Washington to […] READ MORE