1. Lakers Trade Rumors: Why a Pau Gasol for Andre Iguodala Trade Is a Win-Win

    As the NBA draft approaches Thursday night, Yahoo Sports' Marc Spears reports that the Los Angeles Lakers will try to trade forward Pau Gasol in an attempt to move into the top 10 of the draft...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 308 reads 11 comments

  2. NBA Draft Trade Rumors: Which Teams Could Move Up or Down?

    With the NBA draft only a day away, several teams are looking to move up or down in an attempt to either acquire a veteran player or improve their draft stock. Some might try and move up to select Florida's Bradley Beal at No...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 20,699 reads 45 comments

  3. NBA Draft Predictions: Whatever Bobcats Do with No. 2 Pick, It Will Be Dumb

    As Thursday's NBA draft nears, no team is in a worse spot than Michael Jordan 's Charlotte Bobcats . The Bobcats, coming off a season in which they set an NBA record for futility by posting a ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 519 reads 4 comments

  4. Knicks Rumors: Should New York Brass Reconsider Stance on J.R. Smith?

    As expected, New York Knicks swingman J.R. Smith officially declined his $2.4 million player option on Tuesday...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,168 reads 8 comments

  5. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Best Available Picks for Each Franchise

    With the 2012 NBA draft only a day away, it's time to take a look at the best available pick for each franchise drafting in the first round. In my latest mock draft, I take a look at the best available fit for each NBA team...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 5,926 reads 1 comments

  6. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Where Will Top Prospects Land Thursday Night?

    With the 2012 NBA Draft only a day away, the next 24 hours promise to be very hectic. In a very deep draft, a number of teams will be looking to move into the first round...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,309 reads 3 comments

  7. Anthony Davis: Why Kentucky Star Is a Lock for Rookie of the Year Honors

    There are only two things that NBA fans know for sure about Thursday night's NBA draft. One is that the New Orleans Hornets will select Kentucky's Anthony Davis with the No...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 295 reads 1 comments

  8. Jeremy Lin: What Knicks PG Must Do to Turn N.Y. into NBA Championship Contender

    If the New York Knicks do get to keep the Bird rights of Jeremy Lin after the league appeals last week's ruling, on paper, the Knicks will look like one of the teams to beat in the NBA next season...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 2,696 reads 7 comments

  9. Ray Allen Rumors: Signing with Miami Wouldn't Guarantee Another Ring for Heat

    Coming off a championship, the Miami Heat could stand to get better in 2013, especially if they can sign the NBA 's all-time leading three-point shooter Ray Allen ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 9,796 reads 41 comments

  10. NBA Rumors: Why Clippers Should Play Hard-to-Get with Lamar Odom

    Lamar Odom is a player that has to have his way and the Los Angeles Clippers could be the team to grant his wishes...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,625 reads 7 comments

  11. Deron Williams Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with Latest Chatter

    Now that the NBA Finals are over and the Miami Heat have been crowned champions, it's time for NBA fans to turn their attention to the offseason and, more importantly, the future of Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 878 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Draft Rumors: Is Jared Sullinger Even Worth a First-Round Pick?

    Just a year ago, there was no doubt that Ohio State sophomore Jared Sullinger would be among the handful of picks at the top of the lottery in the 2012 NBA draft...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 503 reads 0 comments

  13. LeBron's Finals Dominance over Kevin Durant Ignites NBA's Next Great Rivalry

    Now that the NBA season is over and Miami's LeBron James has his first ring, there's something still missing from the NBA today...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,319 reads 3 comments

  14. NBA Trade Rumors: Teams Looking to Deal Draft Pick for Proven Talent

    With the NBA draft merely days away, several NBA teams will be looking to take advantage of their draft positions in order to acquire more proven talent...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,025 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Genius NBA Minds Who Would Turn Around Struggling Franchises

    With ESPN's Chris Broussard reporting that Danny Ferry has accepted the Atlanta Hawks offer to become their new general manager, there are still some very good NBA minds out there that are looking for jobs...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 774 reads 1 comments

  16. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Where Will the Hottest Prospects Land?

    The 2012 NBA draft is only a few days away, and some of the top prospects coming out of college will soon find themselves new homes. In my latest mock draft, I take a look at exactly where the top prospects in the game will land...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 10,718 reads 2 comments

  17. NBA Draft 2012: 7 Prospects with LeBron James/Kevin Durant Potential

    While the upcoming NBA draft is deep on talent, one thing it may lack up and down the board are franchise-changing players...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,548 reads 4 comments

  18. NBA Draft 2012: 7 High-Risk Players Who Could Kill Team Chemistry

    Taking a risk on a prospect can usually make or break a rebuilding team. However, weighing the risks against the rewards often becomes the tricky part for NBA general managers...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 285 reads 0 comments

  19. What LeBron James Winning a Title Means for the Future of the NBA

    No offense to Miami Heat superstar LeBron James , but what are NBA fans supposed to do now that he has his ring? After nine years, James got his well-deserved championship, but ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 2,223 reads 14 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2012: Pure Winners That Will Carry Franchises to an NBA Title

    Every player that will be drafted in Thursday's NBA draft one day wants to be in the shoes of LeBron James and the Miami heat, on the court celebrating the fact that they are NBA champions...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 342 reads 0 comments

  21. Lebron James: The 15 Most Career-Defining Moments of His Career

    Since he was a kid in Akron, Ohio, the basketball career of : LeBron James has been filled with defining moments. That was punctuated when LBJ finally got that ring after nine years in the NBA ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,472 reads 1 comments

  22. NBA Mock Draft 2012: Post-NBA Finals Edition

    Now that the Miami Heat have captured the 2012 NBA championship, all focus is quickly turning to the NBA draft, which sits less than a week away...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 9,007 reads 10 comments

  23. Was LeBron James' 2012 NBA Finals Performance the Best Since Michael Jordan?

    LeBron James finally got his ring, and he did it the right way. He simply took it. The Oklahoma City Thunder and the rest of the NBA had no answer for LBJ during this entire ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,234 reads 7 comments

  24. NBA Power Rankings: Who Will Prove LeBron James, Miami Heat Are One-Hit Wonders

    Now that the 2011-12 NBA season is in the books, it's time to start looking toward next season and whether or not LeBron James and the Miami Heat are capable of a repeat or simply just one-hit wonders who got it rolling at the right time...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 973 reads 2 comments

  25. Will an NBA Title Make LeBron James Even More Hated?

    Not only is Miami Heat superstar LeBron James one win away from winning his first championship, but in some people’s eyes, LBJ is also one win away from repairing his image...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about 2 years ago 1,550 reads 31 comments