1. Predicting the Roles and Impact of Each Clippers Newcomer This Season

    The Los Angeles Clippers spent the summer tweaking and improving the roster and were finally able to address one of their longstanding needs, a third big...

    Jeff Nisius Written by Jeff Nisius about 1 month ago 684 reads 0 comments

  2. 2014 NBA Free Agency Proves Shooting Is King

    The premium on shooting in the NBA has quietly become a bigger story over the past decade or so, but it reached a point at which it was no longer possible to ignore during this summer's free-agency period...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 57,957 reads 84 comments

  3. Why Spencer Hawes Is the Perfect Backup for Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan

    While the Los Angeles Clippers didn't make a major splash in free agency this offseason, acquiring Spencer Hawes will be the only move needed in order to find postseason success in 2014-15...

    Michael C.  Jones Written by Michael C. Jones about 2 months ago 9,111 reads 12 comments

  4. Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for LA Clippers

    For the most part, the work for the Los Angeles Clippers this offseason is likely done. The Clippers were already on the brink of being a title contender with the league's best offense in terms of efficiency , per NBA ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 2 months ago 10,134 reads 19 comments

  5. Are NBA Teams Overvaluing Stretch 4s in Free Agency?

    Forget LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony—these few, frenzied weeks of free agency will heretofore be known as “the Summer of Stretch 4s…and Spencer Hawes...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 2 months ago 19,614 reads 62 comments

  6. Spencer Hawes Is Perfect Addition to Complete Formidable Clippers Frontcourt

    Spencer Hawes looks destined to join the Los Angeles Clippers as the two sides have agreed to a deal, and his impending arrival will be the crucial final piece to L.A.'s frontcourt...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 3 months ago 703 reads 0 comments

  7. Spencer Hawes Signing Addresses Several Big Needs for Los Angeles Clippers

    The Los Angeles Clippers finally addressed their biggest need, literally and figuratively. After using their sole draft pick on C.J...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 13,174 reads 42 comments

  8. Spencer Hawes to Clippers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Thursday, July 10 The Clippers made Hawes', along with Jordan Farmar's, signing official on Thursday: The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that they have signed free agent guard Jordan Farmar and center Spencer Hawes ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 107,968 reads 300 comments

  9. Best Potential Free-Agent Signings for Portland Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers shocked the NBA with their 54 wins this past season, but entering the 2014 free-agent period, it's clear that players such as Greg Monroe, Channing Frye and Spencer Hawes would do wonders for these borderline contenders...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 3 months ago 6,571 reads 10 comments

  10. Spencer Hawes Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent Center

    Updates from Wednesday, July 2 Joel Freeman of The Oregonian has an update on Hawes' interest in the Blazers: Original Text Spencer Hawes has endured an up-and-down career since getting drafted 10th overall in the 2007 NBA draft.

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 24,712 reads 61 comments

  11. Recasting the Miami Heat Role Players in LeBron James' Image

    The Miami Heat took a step back this season. This fact was most obviously on display during their historic thrashing at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs this June; when, according ...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 3 months ago 17,720 reads 53 comments

  12. Grading Spencer Hawes' Early Performance with Cleveland Cavaliers

    The trade that sent Spencer Hawes from the Philadelphia 76ers to the Cleveland Cavaliers was viewed as one of the bigger deals at this year's deadline...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 6 months ago 2,316 reads 0 comments

  13. Breaking Down Spencer Hawes' Positive Effect on Kyrie Irving

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' new GM David Griffin brought Spencer Hawes to town to get his team into the playoffs...

    Micky Shaked Written by Micky Shaked about 7 months ago 2,642 reads 4 comments

  14. 5 Takeaways from the Cleveland Cavaliers' Loss to the Toronto Raptors

    With a Cleveland Cavaliers roster that seems to get more depleted as the days go by, the team has lost three straight after winning six in a row and has fallen five games out of the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference...

    Cody Norman Written by Cody Norman about 7 months ago 900 reads 1 comments

  15. Can Spencer Hawes Be Floor-Stretcher the Cleveland Cavaliers Desperately Need?

    NBA teams will typically pay a premium for size and shooting. The Cleveland Cavaliers landed both at a discounted rate, plucking stretch center Spencer Hawes away from the ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 2,478 reads 2 comments

  16. What Cleveland Cavaliers Need from Newcomer Spencer Hawes

    The Cleveland Cavaliers kicked off the 2014 trade deadline by acquiring center Spencer Hawes of the Philadelphia 76ers ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 7 months ago 1,931 reads 5 comments

  17. Spencer Hawes Trade Shows Cleveland Cavs Are All In for Better or Worse

    Like it or not, the Cleveland Cavaliers remain all in on a 2013-14 season mired in ups and downs and near-unmatchable dysfunction...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 3,587 reads 12 comments

  18. Spencer Hawes Trade Necessary Step in Philadelphia 76ers Rebuild

    The Philadelphia 76ers are working on a fresh start, and they took a big step toward that on Thursday when they dealt center Spencer Hawes to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 7 months ago 6,840 reads 11 comments

  19. Spencer Hawes Traded to Cavaliers: Updates and Analysis on Deadline Day Move

    The Philadelphia 76ers have reportedly traded Spencer Hawes to the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to Yahoo Sports NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter: The 76ers ...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 7 months ago 109,184 reads 270 comments

  20. Evan Turner Doesn't Want to Use Spencer Hawes' Barack Obama Toilet Paper

    If there's one thing I've learned in my 31 years on this planet, it's that you can tell a lot about a person by their toilet paper. OK — that's literally the first time I've ever had that thought...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 7 months ago 18,403 reads 146 comments

  21. The 5 Most Underrated NBA Players: Midseason Report

    The NBA is full of superstars who are talked about ad nauseam. It is also full of underrated players who get way too little attention. The following is a list of the most underrated guys in the league...

    Kendall Baker Written by Kendall Baker about 7 months ago 9,278 reads 5 comments

  22. 6 Trades That Could Take the Oklahoma City Thunder Over the Top

    The Oklahoma City Thunder already have the best record in the Western Conference, but that doesn't mean they can't get better. The Thunder have some flaws, and as we near the NBA 's trade deadline, it's time to figure out ways to mend them...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 8 months ago 8,087 reads 37 comments

  23. Sixers Trade Rumors Tracker: Latest Updates Ahead of 2014 NBA Trade Deadline

    There are so many trade rumors circling around the Philadelphia 76ers that they can make your head swirl. I'm assuming that's what happened to Evan Turner up above, seeing as he's been firmly embroiled in them all season long...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 30,444 reads 96 comments

  24. The One Trade Deadline Deal Houston Rockets Have to Make

    The Houston Rockets don't have many glaring needs, but they could use these next few weeks to tie up some loose ends. With the Feb...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 8 months ago 5,130 reads 6 comments

  25. Should Philadelphia 76ers Sell High on Their Hot Trade Assets?

    The Philadelphia 76ers need to make their mind up. New general manager Sam Hinkie has to decide if he wants to fully commit to tanking by moving some of the NBA 's most sought-after trade assets ...

    Zachary Arthur Written by Zachary Arthur about 9 months ago 9,025 reads 37 comments