1. NBA Trade Rumors: Gilbert Arenas and Toughest Contracts to Move from Each Team

    Like the Orlando Magic and Gilbert Arenas , each NBA team has at least one skeleton contract that they'd like out of their financial closet...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 10,806 reads 17 comments

  2. 2011 NBA Free Agents: Jamal Crawford and Each Key Eastern Conference Re-Signing

    The 2011 NBA offseason won't boast the superstar names of last year, but it will include key supporting pieces like Jamal Crawford. The NBA offseason and its roster moves are one of the most intriguing and well-followed facets of the sport...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 1,621 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Free Agents 2011: 10 Teams That Need to Acquire Nene Hilario This Summer

    Centers typically come at a higher premium than any other position in the NBA . The Denver Nuggets ' Nene Hilario will certainly command a high price tag for the many interested parties that will pursue him...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 6,914 reads 14 comments

  4. NBA Free Agents 2011: 10 Teams That Need to Sign Greg Oden This Summer

    Greg Oden has played a full 82 games. The problem is that's a total over the past three seasons. Still, the former No. 1 draft pick could be an asset to a number of teams next year...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 11,613 reads 37 comments

  5. NBA Playoffs: Why Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge is Miami Heat MVP

    Sure, the Miami Heat are ONLY up two games to zero on the Boston Celtics right now, but Pat Riley should be sending Danny Ainge a heart-felt "thank you" card before this series is over with...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 5,165 reads 36 comments

  6. NBA Free Agency 2011: The Top 10 Destinations for Denver Nuggets' J.R. Smith

    One of the most discussed players leading into the 2011 NBA Offseason, J.R. Smith would fit well with a number of different teams, including the Denver Nuggets. I've already discussed J...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 3,421 reads 12 comments

  7. San Antonio Spurs: Rebuilding Front Line & Wing Positions Key to Saving Dynasty

    The San Antonio Spurs ' devastating First Round loss to the Memphis Grizzlies doesn't have to be the end of an era... if R.C. Buford and Greg Popovich retool properly this offseason...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 3,441 reads 36 comments

  8. 2011 NBA Playoffs: The L.A. Lakers and Each Team's Chance To Win It All

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers have survived the first round and are one step closer to defending their back-to-back championships. However, this year may be the most difficult title defense they've had yet...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 5,479 reads 33 comments

  9. NBA Free Agency 2011: 10 Key Factors in Denver Nuggets' J.R. Smith Decision

    J.R. Smith's continued development and explosive play have made him an attractive candidate to re-sign with the Denver Nuggets, even as his foibles make the decision a difficult one...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 7,202 reads 18 comments

  10. NBA Free Agency 2011: Jamal Crawford & the Top 10 Free Agents Who Will Move on

    The NBA never really stops. It doesn't matter that we're currently in the playoffs; teams are already starting to fret about the top free agents, like Jamal Crawford, who could be leaving or arriving within a couple of months...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 4,806 reads 8 comments

  11. Steve Nash Trade Scenarios: 10 Plausible Destinations for the Phoenix Suns' Star

    Steve Nash has given the Phoenix Suns everything he has. Yet, as the team slowly spins its wheels towards a rebuilding stage, it has become obvious that better destinations may await the future Hall of Fame point guard...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 6 years ago 6,768 reads 10 comments

  12. NBA Trade Deadline: The Top 10 Deals That Should Have Happened

    The 2011 NBA Trade Deadline left a lot of people scratching their heads. Besides the non-stop Carmelo Anthony media frenzy, there was relatively little chatter heading into this deadline compared to years past...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 7 years ago 3,810 reads 11 comments

  13. NBA Trade Rumors: 10 Deadline Deals to Guarantee San Antonio Spurs an NBA Title

    Do the San Antonio Spurs really need to mess with a good thing? Do they really even need to make a move before the NBA trade deadline? Aren't they already poised for another NBA ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 7 years ago 9,130 reads 59 comments

  14. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: 10 Outlandish Deals That Just Might Make Sense

    How is it that Carmelo Anthony still hasn’t moved yet? This has been a leading story in the NBA for the past month or so, but near misses and constant rumors have removed some of the luster from this saga...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 7 years ago 6,951 reads 31 comments

  15. NBA Trade Rumors: 10 Teams That Would Give Up the Farm for Deron Williams

    The past year has seen more landscape changing trades and signings than nearly any other era in the NBA. Now, the increased rumblings about a discontented Deron Williams could portend yet another ground-breaking move by one of the league's elite...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 7 years ago 7,494 reads 55 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: 10 Teams to Keep Antawn Jamison From Retiring Next Season

    "I feel like a kept man." I'm not sure if Antawn Jamison has ever seen the '80s Steve Martin and Michael Caine con-man comedy classic, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 7 years ago 5,578 reads 24 comments

  17. Carmelo Anthony NBA Trade Rumors: Outside The Box Ideas For The Denver Nuggets

    Carmelo Anthony has not tried very hard to hide his cards, even as he pretends not to show his hand. It's not as if anyone else has been able to keep a secret, either...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about almost 7 years ago 2,155 reads 17 comments

  18. NBA Free Agents 2010 Predictions: The Complete Best Destination Guide

    July 1 is almost here. Enough said. When it comes to the magnitude of this summer, there's really nothing else that can be said which hasn't already been discussed a hundred times over...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 21,757 reads 89 comments

  19. NBA Trade Rumors: 9 Great Trades That Make Too Much Sense Not to Happen

    The days of reckoning are nearly upon us. As an NBA aficionado, I look forward to the NBA Draft, the Trade Deadline, and Free Agency period nearly as much as I do Opening Day or the Finals...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 8,020 reads 40 comments

  20. NBA Free Agency Watch: The Top Three Destinations for LeBron James

    Has an entire NBA offseason ever centered so much on just one player? Has the fate of so many franchises ever revolved around just one decision? Have so many seasons ever been purposely ...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 2,803 reads 67 comments

  21. NBA Free Agency Watch: The Top Three Destinations for Amar'e Stoudemire

    You can never have too much of a good thing. Apparently, this summer can never have enough good free agents, either...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 2,599 reads 23 comments

  22. 2010 NBA Finals: Dr. Trade's Official Diagnosis

    When I said that I thought the NBA Finals would look "familiar" again this year, this isn't exactly what I had in mind...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 2,133 reads 30 comments

  23. 2010 NBA Free Agency Watch: The Top Three Destinations for Dirk Nowitzki

    Most parties usually have a surprise guest. NBA Summer of 2010, meet Dirk Nowitzki. We've never seen anything like this before. As an NBA fan, it makes my head spin...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 3,500 reads 34 comments

  24. NBA Free Agency Watch: David Lee's Top Three Destinations

    In a summer that promises to make a lot of players a lot of money, no free agent seems poised to lose more than David Lee. That of course is quite unfortunate for this high-energy rebounding machine...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 6,025 reads 75 comments

  25. 2010 NBA Conference Finals: Dr. Trade's Official Diagnosis

    Three sweeps and one possible franchise and legacy altering upset later, it's time to get set for the NBA Conference Finals...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about over 7 years ago 1,225 reads 14 comments