1. Biggest Ripple Effects of 2017 Free Agency

    NBA free agency can tell you where the league is headed—if you look past the surface of big moves and key signings. In the short term, the league's annual talent reorganization creates new powerhouses and shifts conference hierarchies...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 hour ago 198 reads 0 comments

  2. As Kyrie Irving Moves On from LeBron, Derrick Rose Nabs His Seat Beside the King

    Kyrie Irving wants out of LeBron James ' shadow. Derrick Rose is tired of being in the sun. While Irving recently asked the Cleveland Cavaliers to trade him , Rose has agreed to come play with James and the Cavs for the veteran's minimum of $2...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 9 hours ago 94,840 reads 0 comments

  3. Richard Jefferson Talks Kyrie Irving Trade Rumors, Cavaliers Team Chemistry

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson doesn't begrudge Kyrie Irving for his desire to leave the team this summer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 hours ago 27,912 reads 0 comments

  4. LeBron James 'Tempted to Beat' Kyrie Irving's 'Ass,' Says Stephen A. Smith

    The relationship between LeBron James and Kyrie Irving continues to devolve, according to ESPN's Stephen A. Smith . Speaking on his podcast Monday, Smith quoted sources in James' camp about how bad things have gotten...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 hours ago 504,674 reads 0 comments

  5. LeBron James Reportedly 'Eager' for Cavaliers to Make Kyrie Irving Trade

    Cleveland Cavaliers fans shouldn't expect LeBron James to make any overtures to Kyrie Irving in the hope the All-Star point guard will decide to at least see out his contract with the team...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 hours ago 198,915 reads 0 comments

  6. Derrick Rose Reportedly Has Agreed to Sign Contract with Cavaliers

    Derrick Rose is headed to the Cleveland Cavaliers following a one-year trial run with the New York Knicks . According to Shams Charania of The Vertical, Rose completed his physical and agreed to sign with the team on Monday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 hours ago 234,955 reads 0 comments

  7. Kyrie Irving Reportedly Subject of 'Obligatory' Trade Call from Celtics to Cavs

    ESPN's Zach Lowe reported Monday that the Boston Celtics placed an "obligatory" trade call to the Cleveland Cavaliers expressing interest in guard Kyrie Irving ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 hours ago 64,869 reads 0 comments

  8. Kyrie Irving Trade Reportedly 'Almost Inevitable,' Unlikely to Save Relationship

    Shortly after Kyrie Irving seemed likely to remain with the Cleveland Cavaliers for years, a trade sending away the point guard now seems "inevitable," according to Zach Lowe of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 18 hours ago 113,827 reads 0 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Comments on Comparisons to Kyrie Irving Amid Cavaliers Trade Rumors

    Kobe Bryant seemed to scoff at the idea that he might be influencing Kyrie Irving amid reports that Irving has demanded a trade away from the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 18 hours ago 172,887 reads 0 comments

  10. Kyrie Irving Just Can't Wait to Be King

    Pippen without Jordan? Kareem without Magic? Kyrie Irving is “uncomfortable” in LeBron’s shadow, but can he really lead a team?

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 22 hours ago 458,320 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Rumors: Latest on LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Trade and More

    When the Kevin Durant -led Golden State Warriors took down the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals, few thought the ensuring arms race would include everyone but LeBron James and his superteam...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 23 hours ago 5,776 reads 0 comments

  12. Kyrie Irving, De'Aaron Fox Trade Reportedly Doesn't Interest Kings

    The Sacramento Kings may be prioritizing their long-term future over the present by declining to acquire Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 13,619 reads 0 comments

  13. Kyrie Irving Reportedly Upset at Paul George, Jimmy Butler Trade Talks Inclusion

    Kyrie Irving reportedly wants to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers in part because of trade talks that included him earlier in the offseason. According to Ramona Shelburne, Dave McMenamin and Brian Windhorst of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 days ago 278,937 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Kyrie Irving Tired, Irritated Playing 'Robin' to LeBron James' 'Batman'

    Kyrie Irving grew tired of playing the sidekick role to LeBron James in Cleveland , according to a report Saturday by Ramona Shelburne, Dave McMenamin and Brian Windhorst of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 53,728 reads 0 comments

  15. 5 Kyrie Irving Trade Packages Cavs Should Explore

    Apparently, Kyrie Irving is tired of winning championships, qualifying for a super-max contract and scoring 25 points per game alongside one of the greatest players of all time. He'd rather play for the New York Knicks...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 days ago 405,196 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Kyrie Irving Trade, Cavaliers' Plans

    It's all eyes on Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers during a time of year when the rumor mill typically tapers off and a calm before the storm ushers in the new season...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 8,276 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Kyrie Irving, Carmelo Anthony and More

    Veteran fans know the NBA rumor mill doesn't fade into the background without a fight. That said, the end-of-market fade doesn't usually reignite with a superstar from a contending superteam requesting a trade, either...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 80,319 reads 0 comments

  18. Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Set on Rockets Move After Kyrie Irving Trade Request

    Carmelo Anthony reportedly remains intent on finding his way to the Houston Rockets after Kyrie Irving requested a trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 175,526 reads 0 comments

  19. Kristaps Porzingis Seen 'Liking' Possibility of Kyrie Irving Joining the Knicks

    It seems Kyrie Irving has at least one famous supporter who'd want him to join the New York Knicks . At least, according to the Twitter account of Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 3 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  20. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Knicks Mulling Moving Star, Picks for Kyrie Irving

    Kyrie Irving has named the New York Knicks as one of his preferred trade destinations, according to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 231,512 reads 0 comments

  21. Kevin Love Says 'Things Are a Little Peculiar' Amid Kyrie Irving Trade Rumors

    Shortly after ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst reported Kyrie Irving asked the Cleveland Cavaliers for a trade last week, Kevin Love replied to a Twitter message asking how things are Friday by saying they're "a little peculiar...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 157,653 reads 0 comments

  22. LeBron James Reportedly Letting Cavaliers Handle Kyrie Irving Trade Request

    With the Cleveland Cavaliers possibly being forced to seek a trade partner for point guard Kyrie Irving , LeBron James is going to let the front office take the lead in granting the All-Star's demands...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 152,331 reads 0 comments

  23. Kyrie Irving Trade Rumors: Cavaliers 'Disturbed' Star's Trade Request Publicized

    The Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly aren't thrilled Kyrie Irving 's trade request was made public. On Friday, ESPN.com's Chris Haynes reported the Cavaliers were "disturbed" the news got out since they "f ear it could impact trade value...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 30,521 reads 0 comments

  24. Kyrie Irving Trade Rumors: Star Was Interested in Bulls Before Jimmy Butler Move

    With Kyrie Irving 's future up in the air, the All-Star point guard reportedly had interest in joining the Chicago Bulls before Jimmy Butler was dealt. ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 18,140 reads 0 comments

  25. Knicks Trade Rumors: Kyrie Irving Lists NY Among Preferred Destinations

    The New York Knicks have been searching for a marquee player to be the face of the franchise, and Kyrie Irving 's apparent discontent with the Cleveland Cavaliers could make him a good fit...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 17,744 reads 0 comments