1. Tracy McGrady: A Comprehensive Buyer's Guide To the Fallen Star

    Just a few years ago, Tracy McGrady was considered one of the elite players in the NBA; an offensive powerhouse that gave opposing coaches headaches. What a difference a few years can make...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 3,155 reads 14 comments

  2. Chicago Bulls Free Agency: Team Should Give Shannon Brown Second Chance

    For the majority of Chicago Bulls fans who don't remember, once upon a time Shannon Brown played for the Bulls. His tenure in Chicago was unremarkable, as he played in only six games and averaged 1...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 8,839 reads 29 comments

  3. Chicago Bulls: 10 Things That Must Happen to Win a Championship

    Unlike some Chicago Bulls homers who think the Bulls are the best team in the Eastern Conference, I am a rational fan with reasonable expectations...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 7,634 reads 73 comments

  4. NBA Free Agency: New Chicago Bulls Guard Ronnie Brewer Future All-Star?

    For those who blinked in the past 24 hours, the Chicago Bulls immediately changed direction in their pursuit of a shooting guard, shifting from the Orlando Magic's J.J. Redick to the Memphis Grizzlies' (and formerly the Jazz's) Ronnie Brewer...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 2,744 reads 15 comments

  5. Orlando Magic Match Chicago Bulls' Offer To J.J. Redick

    J.J. Redick will not be a member of the Chicago Bulls next season, according to several reports. Though the Bulls made it difficult for the Orlando Magic to match their three-year, ...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,612 reads 4 comments

  6. British Open Odds 2010: Where Vegas Got It Wrong

    Let's face it: No one can predict the future. Though Vegas tries to do so with their predictions and odds, ultimately some decisions leave sports fans scratching their heads. Golf could be arguably the most difficult sport to place odds on...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,928 reads 3 comments

  7. MLB Trade Rumors 2010: 10 Targets By Division Leaders

    As the second half of the MLB season begins, the top teams will undoubtedly be looking for potential additions to bolster their roster heading into the final stretch of the regular season and then the postseason...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 3,119 reads 1 comments

  8. NBA Trade Rumors: Vince Carter to Chicago Bulls If Magic Re-Sign J.J. Redick?

    While the Chicago Bulls anxiously await the Orlando Magic's decision on whether to match their three-year, $19 million offer sheet to J.J. Redick, Gar Forman and John Paxson should be forming a Plan B...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 23,388 reads 39 comments

  9. LeBron James Decision: Carmelo Anthony Is Key To Beating Miami Heat

    The summer of 2010 is over. All the big free agents have their destinations. And three of the top five picks in the 2003 NBA Draft will be teaming up in Miami. The second pick of 2003, Darko Milicic, signed with Minnesota...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 81 reads 28 comments

  10. LeBron James to Miami Heat: The New Villains of the NBA

    It's a fact of sports. Everyone loves to hate a team that is too good. In college basketball, it's Duke. There's something about preppy smart kids having a great basketball team year after year that gets the blood boiling...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 639 reads 0 comments

  11. LeBron James To Miami Heat: Chicago Bulls Were Best Chance To Win Now

    I don't care what LeBron James said on his awkward, painful-to-watch "The Decision" Thursday night. The Miami Heat was not the right choice if James wanted to win now, and win in the future...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,466 reads 1 comments

  12. LeBron James Decision: 10 Reasons Why the Chicago Bulls Didn't Get King

    Well, it's official. The Chicago Bulls are not getting LeBron James for the next several years. Instead, Derrick Rose, Luol Deng, Joakim Noah, and the newly acquired Carlos Boozer ...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 7,154 reads 15 comments

  13. LeBron James Decision 2010: Insecurity Could Fuel Miami Heat Choice

    LeBron James and his so-called "inner circle" have done everything they possibly could to make the past few weeks about LeBron, culminating in a one-hour ESPN special called "The Decision...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 2,107 reads 2 comments

  14. NBA Free Agency 2010: 10 Suitors for J.J. Redick

    J.J. Redick was one of the greatest college basketball players of his time while playing at Duke. He was not a one-and-done player. Though once he was drafted by the Orlando Magic, some thought he would be done with the NBA in no time...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,237 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Free Agency 2010: 10 Targets for the San Antonio Spurs

    Like it or not, this offseason will mark the start of a new era in the NBA. That means a changing of the guard. Out with the old, in with the new...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 6,117 reads 2 comments

  16. NBA Free Agents 2010: Chicago Bulls Need Chris Bosh Before LeBron James

    With less than 24 hours until free agency officially begins, you get the sense that teams and their fans are no longer talking smack about why they will end up with the grand prize, LeBron James...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,940 reads 20 comments

  17. NBA Free Agency: Yi Trade Puts Nets On Par With Bulls And Heat

    The Washington Wizards are sure making free agency interesting. After agreeing to take Kirk Hinrich off the Bulls' hands, the Wizards agreed Tuesday to acquire Yi Jianlian from the Nets for basically nothing...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 2,447 reads 5 comments

  18. LeBron James Free Agency: Bulls Should Not Be Concerned About 'Fit'

    Like all great players, LeBron James is a polarizing figure. Some love him and some hate him. Some want him on the Bulls, some want him to stay far away from Chicago...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,288 reads 10 comments

  19. 2010 NBA Free Agency: Which Free Agents Will Follow LeBron James' Lead?

    Stephon Marbury did it with the Celtics. Gary Payton did it with the Heat. Karl Malone did it with the Lakers. Aging veterans joining an already-strong team in a last ditch effort to win a championship...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 2,022 reads 8 comments

  20. NBA Free Agency: 10 Reasons Why LeBron James Will Choose the Bulls

    Let's face it. No one cared about the 2010 NBA Draft, except maybe Wizards fans. The real winners are going to be determined in free agency, with the biggest prize being LeBron James...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 4,983 reads 52 comments

  21. 2010 NBA Free Agency: Five Best Case and Worst Case Scenarios

    Let's face it. The 2010 NBA Draft means very little in comparison to the craziness that will ensue starting July first...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 2,039 reads 1 comments

  22. NBA Trade Rumors: Bulls Taking Risk by Shopping Luol Deng, Kirk Hinrich

    How good do the Chicago Bulls feel about their ability to attract top free agents to the Windy City? Apparently good enough that they are willing to trade away one or two of their core players for significantly less value, just to clear cap space...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 3,336 reads 17 comments

  23. NBA Trade Rumors: 10 Players Who Would Make a Fair Deal for Chris Paul

    No way would the New Orleans Hornets ever trade Chris Paul, their franchise player and widely considered the best point guard in the league. Right? Right? Wrong. If the right deal comes up, the Hornets are going to be tempted to listen...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 4,680 reads 6 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2010: Sacramento Kings Could Be Going Big

    The Sacramento Kings made headlines during the NBA Finals by dealing for Philadelphia 76ers center Samuel Dalembert, which naturally left people wondering how that would affect the team's draft strategy...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 1,271 reads 1 comments

  25. NBA Rumors: Are the Chicago Bulls a Bad Fit For Dwyane Wade?

    The general consensus is that Dwyane Wade is staying in Miami and is trying to recruit a star free agent to play alongside him...

    Brian Chappatta Written by Brian Chappatta about 4 years ago 923 reads 6 comments