1. NBA Free Agency Rumors: Kenyon Martin Would Lift Warriors into Playoffs

    Since Mark Jackson took over as head coach of the Golden State Warriors prior to the 2011-12 season, he envisioned a team that wasn't only athletic, but was tough as well, especially on the defensive end...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,946 reads 21 comments

  2. Lakers Trade Rumors: L.A. Must Free Dwight Howard Before Someone Else Does

    "Free at last. Free at last." That's what Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard has been waiting to scream out loud for about a year now...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 14,774 reads 30 comments

  3. Knicks Rumors: Can New York Fans Really Trust Jeremy Lin?

    Everything around New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin turns out to be a story. So it wasn't a shock when the New York Daily News reported that Lin wasn’t very happy ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 8,973 reads 28 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Ranking Antawn Jamison and the Top 5 Free Agents on L.A.'s Radar

    The Los Angeles Lakers have made perhaps the biggest splash of the offseason by acquiring unrestricted free agent point guard Steve Nash via a sign-and-trade deal with the Phoenix Suns ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 14,017 reads 31 comments

  5. Brook Lopez and 5 NBA Free Agents Who Made Most for Doing Least

    Bad contracts are a part of sports and the NBA is no exception. Some players receive a ton of money on a very short sample size. That's just the nature of the beast. A few games can turn into a few million dollars at the snap of a finger...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,210 reads 13 comments

  6. Dwight Howard: Pros and Cons of Dealing for Superman

    The Dwight Howard saga continues as Howard is still in an Orlando Magic uniform. The Brooklyn Nets could be out for now after giving a max deal to Brook Lopez and the Los Angeles ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 5,705 reads 10 comments

  7. Why Andrew Bynum, Not Dwight Howard Would Be Best Fit with Rockets

    You have to give the Houston Rockets a bit of credit for being aggressive this offseason for trying to land the big man of their future...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,746 reads 23 comments

  8. NBA Free Agency 2012: Brook Lopez, Roy Hibbert Prove Big Men Still Rule NBA

    Some things will never change about the NBA . While every team loves to have athletic guards and wing players that can do the spectacular and dominate the highlights, big men always have ruled, and always will rule, the NBA...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 574 reads 1 comments

  9. Nicolas Batum: How Restricted Free Agent Will Make Timberwolves a Playoff Team

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have wanted Portland Trail Blazers restricted free agent Nicolas Batum from the moment the offseason began. Now they have to make it happen...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,603 reads 27 comments

  10. Pablo Prigioni: New York Knicks Wise to Take a Chance on Argentine Point Guard

    A very busy offseason for the New York Knicks got even busier when the Knicks came to terms with Spanish League guard Pablo Prigioni on a one-year deal, likely for the rookie’s minimum, according to Jared Zwerling at ESPN New York...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 8,971 reads 5 comments

  11. NBA Free Agents 2012: JaVale McGee and 8 Knuckleheads Who Will Thrive in 2012-13

    Every sport has its share of knuckleheads, but that's especially true for the NBA . It gets very frustrating at times to watch a player with so much talent underachieve on and off the court...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,639 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Free Agents 2012: Potential Landing Spots for Amnesty Victim Brendan Haywood

    NBA teams have long been enamored with size, meaning a guy like Dallas Mavericks center Brendan Haywood, who has averaged a mere 7.2 points and 6.2 rebounds during his 11-year career, has value to teams...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,813 reads 7 comments

  13. Lakers Trade Rumors: Acquiring Dwight Howard Without an Extension Would Be Nuts

    According to many reports, the Los Angeles Lakers still remain in the hunt for Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard . That's not the surprise...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 16,474 reads 20 comments

  14. NBA Rumors: Why Knicks Need to Match Offer Sheet for Landry Fields

    It's been a busy offseason so far for the New York Knicks , coming to terms with the likes of Marcus Camby, Jason Kidd and J.R. Smith, among others...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,576 reads 13 comments

  15. NBA Trade Rumors: Ranking the Potential Suitors in the Dwight Howard Sweepstakes

    The Dwight Howard rumors have dominated the rumor mill for close to a year now and several people, including Chris Sheridan of Sheridan Hoops have reported that a deal for Howard could come down as soon as Wednesday ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,775 reads 3 comments

  16. Bulls Rumors: Losing Ronnie Brewer, C.J. Watson and Kyle Korver Would Kill Club

    Fresh off back-to-back outstanding regular seasons in which the Chicago Bulls claimed the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, Bulls general manager Gar Forman is prepared ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,432 reads 34 comments

  17. Ranking Jeremy Lin's Favorite Passing Targets in 2013

    With the New York Knicks rumored to be willing to match the Houston Rockets offer sheet to point guard Jeremy Lin, any hopes of the Knicks contending for a championship will now rest on the ability of Lin to run the New York offense effectively...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,333 reads 9 comments

  18. Eric Gordon: 5 Reasons Retaining Star SG Will Haunt New Orleans Hornets

    All signs point to the New Orleans Hornets matching the four-year, $58 million offer sheet that guard Eric Gordon signed with the Phoenix Suns ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,776 reads 34 comments

  19. NBA Free Agency 2012: Red Flags for Available Free Agents

    Now that the NBA free-agent crop is thinning out and the top targets are off the board, the challenge for general managers is to sort through the remainder and weigh the good and bad for each player...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 32,370 reads 56 comments

  20. NBA Free Agents 2012: Most Polarizing Stars Available

    As expected, the NBA 's free agency period got off to a fast and furious start. Even though free agents can't officially sign contracts until July 11, most of the top names are already off the market...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 368 reads 0 comments

  21. Team USA Basketball 2012: Americans Aren't Gold-Medal Locks

    With the roster set for Team USA as the 2012 London Games near, many expect that Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and the rest of the Americans will once again bring home the gold...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,861 reads 8 comments

  22. Jeremy Lin and the Decade's Most Over-Hyped Free Agents

    Since he burst onto the scene in 2012, the hype machine has been working overtime surrounding New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 10,399 reads 27 comments

  23. Idiotic Spending Spree Will Doom New York Knicks

    It's been a long time since the New York Knicks have been relevant as far as being legitimate contenders in the NBA . When you are a franchise desperate for success, you do desperate things...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,907 reads 56 comments

  24. Dwight Howard: Orlando Magic Must Wait to Pull Trigger on Dwight Howard Trade

    After a day to sit on the proposed four-team blockbuster that would put an end to the Dwight Howard soap opera by shipping the six-time All-Star to the Brooklyn Nets , new Orlando ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,810 reads 15 comments

  25. Knicks Rumors: 6 Minimum Players the Knicks Can Target to Team with Marcus Camby

    The New York Knicks took a risk this offseason by adding a combined 78 years of age between the additions of Jason Kidd and Marcus Camby ( ESPNNewYork.com ). As long as they don't break down, both veterans make the Knicks better, though...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 9,309 reads 42 comments