1. Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for Charlotte Hornets

    Very quietly, the Charlotte Hornets are in position to strike in free agency once again. The Hornets have plenty of cap space to work with, and if this feels a little like Groundhog's Day, you'd be correct...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 20 days ago 12,177 reads 30 comments

  2. Setting the Market for Key Remaining 2014 NBA Free Agents

    The 2014 free-agency period hasn't had the fireworks or instant gratification of past years, as it seems like every major player and team is waiting to see what LeBron James will do and the domino effect that will have on the market...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 20 days ago 100,052 reads 99 comments

  3. Trading Roy Hibbert Would Be Damaging Overreaction for Indiana Pacers

    Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert had a lousy postseason. Historically lousy, even. Hibbert had multiple games where he registered no points or rebounds, and he disappeared to ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 21 days ago 11,960 reads 64 comments

  4. Report Card Grades for Most Important 2014 NBA Free-Agent Deals So Far

    The 2014 NBA free-agency period has played out like a lot of people thought it would thus far. Some of the biggest names available have chosen to re-sign with their teams, even if ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 21 days ago 144,774 reads 133 comments

  5. Breaking Down How Paul Pierce Sign-and-Trade Could Work for Los Angeles Clippers

    Paul Pierce finding his way to the Los Angeles Clippers seems fitting on the surface, but there are certainly roadblocks in the way of that happening. The first, and most substantial, is money...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 24 days ago 23,988 reads 57 comments

  6. Should Miami Heat Sign Jameer Nelson to Upgrade Point Guard Position?

    The Miami Heat are a team in need of young, athletic players to upgrade the roster, but getting a point guard of Jameer Nelson 's quality would be a value regardless...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 24 days ago 20,187 reads 74 comments

  7. Atlanta Hawks 2014 NBA Free Agency Big Board: Ranking Top Targets Post-Draft

    The Atlanta Hawks are in a good position to be a major player in the 2014 free-agency period, but there might not be a rush to overpay for talent. As we saw last season, the Hawks are pretty good at finding values during this time of year...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 25 days ago 14,822 reads 32 comments

  8. Kyle Lowry 4-Year Contract Is Massive Win for Toronto Raptors Franchise

    Whenever you can retain a premium unrestricted free agent, especially as a non-traditional destination for star players, you'll take it...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 25 days ago 4,840 reads 16 comments

  9. Minnesota Timberwolves 2014 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top Targets Post-Draft

    With no cap space and a relatively full roster already, the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to have a tough time recruiting substantial talent in free agency...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 26 days ago 11,792 reads 32 comments

  10. Phoenix Suns 2014 NBA Free Agency Big Board: Ranking Top Targets Post-Draft

    The Phoenix Suns are entering the 2014 free-agency period in a perfect position. With cap space for one max deal, the rights to match any offer on Eric Bledsoe and the flexibility ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 26 days ago 5,617 reads 15 comments

  11. Is Jason Kidd Actually Better off with Milwaukee Bucks?

    Jason Kidd jumping from the Brooklyn Nets to the Milwaukee Bucks probably wasn't his greater plan, and if it was, it surely wasn't executed cleanly...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 26 days ago 3,091 reads 13 comments

  12. A Dark-Horse Destination for Each High-Profile NBA Free Agent

    At this point in the offseason, we have a fairly decent idea of which teams will be the big players for the marquee free agents...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 27 days ago 45,216 reads 76 comments

  13. Why Carmelo Anthony Is Totally Worth All the Free-Agency Fuss

    Maybe you don't think Carmelo Anthony has earned his star status. Maybe you're just sick of high-profile players being able to choose where they want to go, or maybe you just ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 28 days ago 26,943 reads 122 comments

  14. 6 NBA Free Agents Miami Heat Should Pursue to Support Big 3

    The NBA Finals were a wakeup call for the Miami Heat . With Dwyane Wade no longer capable of playing at a consistently elite level due to his health, the supporting cast ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 28 days ago 43,735 reads 131 comments

  15. The Biggest Hole Each NBA Team Must Fill Heading into 2014 NBA Free Agency

    The NBA draft is a lot about finding the league's next great talents, but it's also about filling needs...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 28 days ago 258,867 reads 298 comments

  16. NBA Free Agents 2014: Final Top-50 Big Board

    The 2014 NBA free agency class is almost all locked up now. Even though the focus is justifiably on the stars, this free-agent class has some nice depth as well...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 28 days ago 996,556 reads 977 comments

  17. With NBA Draft Complete, Real Offseason Fireworks Can Begin

    With the excitement of the NBA draft done and dealt with, the basketball world will turn its attention to one of the most highly anticipated free-agency periods of recent memory...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 34,794 reads 37 comments

  18. What Will Chicago Bulls, Tom Thibodeau Do with Doug McDermott?

    Very rarely are prospects head and shoulders above their peers in any one area, but when it comes to Creighton forward Doug McDermott, he's unquestionably the best shooter in the draft...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 22,540 reads 127 comments

  19. Can Rajon Rondo and Marcus Smart Coexist on Boston Celtics?

    When the Boston Celtics selected Marcus Smart with the sixth pick in the 2014 draft, it was easy to start sounding the alarms. Smart played point guard in his two years at Oklahoma State...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 35,866 reads 193 comments

  20. Players Most Likely to Hit Trading Block After 2014 NBA Draft

    There's typically a whole lot of moving and shaking on draft day, but don't discount the aftershocks around the NBA once the draft is complete...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 52,229 reads 72 comments

  21. NBA Draft: Breaking Down the Hottest Names Heading into Thursday

    It happens pretty regularly this time of year. A few players get hot throughout the draft process and skyrocket up the list of big boards and mock drafts everywhere. It never fails...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 67,299 reads 54 comments

  22. Does Isaiah Thomas Have Future with Sacramento Kings?

    For all of his career, the reputation of Sacramento Kings point guard Isaiah Thomas has failed to catch up with his production...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 8,130 reads 43 comments

  23. Denver Nuggets Playing Short-Sighted Game by Chasing Kevin Love Trade

    When a star like Minnesota Timberwolves Kevin Love becomes available, the suitors understandably come out in droves...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 4,703 reads 18 comments

  24. 2014 NBA Free Agents: 15 Sleepers You Need to Know

    While it seems very likely that most of the top members of the 2014 NBA free-agent class will end up staying put with their original teams, that doesn't mean there still won't be plenty of value to be had this offseason...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 53,727 reads 71 comments

  25. Best Potential Trade Scenarios for Chicago Bulls to Land Another Star

    The Chicago Bulls are still right where they've always been the last few years. Chicago is a great team, but not an elite one...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 46,461 reads 249 comments