1. Compiling the "Reasons" Dwight Howard Left Lakers for Houston Rockets

    Dwight Howard is now a member of the Houston Rockets —this we know. What's not as highly publicized are all the reasons he left the Los Angeles Lakers , one of the most storied franchises in all of professional sports...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about almost 2 years ago 4,074 reads 10 comments

  2. Signing Andrei Kirilenko Vaults Brooklyn Nets into Superteam Status

    It's amazing what $101 million can buy. With USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt reporting the signing of veteran forward Andrei Kirilenko, the Brooklyn Nets just bolstered what was already projected to be one of the best and deepest teams in the league.

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about almost 2 years ago 9,473 reads 91 comments

  3. Grading Chicago Bulls' Early Free Agency Moves

    The Chicago Bulls look to once again be at the top of the Eastern Conference next season, and have made some nice offseason moves thus far...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about almost 2 years ago 6,664 reads 54 comments

  4. Key Storylines for Cleveland Cavaliers' Summer League Team

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' 2013 Summer League team tips off for the first time on July 12th against the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about almost 2 years ago 9,347 reads 30 comments

  5. Teams Who Should Make Free Agency Run at Minnesota Timberwolves' Nikola Pekovic

    The pool of NBA free agent centers is quickly drying up, leaving teams with few quality options left in the post...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 12,382 reads 33 comments

  6. Los Angeles Lakers Reportedly Losing Hope that Dwight Howard Will Return

    Free-agent megastar Dwight Howard may finally be close to making his decision, and it doesn't look good for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 66,489 reads 268 comments

  7. Predicting Every Cleveland Cavaliers Free Agency Move This Offseason

    "We're going to be active in the trade market and free agency." These were the words of Cleveland Cavaliers ' general manager Chris Grant to media members on June 28th, following the 2013 NBA Draft...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 9,989 reads 57 comments

  8. Predicting the Best Under-the-Radar Steals of 2013 NBA Free Agency

    It seems like every year in major sports' free agency, teams offer athletes ludicrous deals that they later on regret. In the NBA, it's true that superstars run the league...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 49,784 reads 23 comments

  9. Rebuilding NBA Teams That Should Save Cap Space for 2014 Offseason

    Free agency is upon us now in the NBA , and with it comes the temptation to spend big money to immediate improve one's team...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 9,615 reads 8 comments

  10. 2013 Free Agents LA Lakers Could Steal on the Cheap

    The Los Angeles Lakers enter into the 2013 free-agency period well over the salary cap, but still have a few options to add talent...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 7,113 reads 11 comments

  11. Predicting LA Clippers' Next Moves After Re-Signing Chris Paul

    Free agency in the NBA is a time of debate and negotiation, and can often drag out between players and teams. For Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers , it was anything but that...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 3,168 reads 3 comments

  12. Checklist for No. 19 Pick Sergey Karasev to Thrive with Cleveland Cavaliers

    While their first pick in the 2013 NBA draft was met with much confusion, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' second pick in the first round was actually a pleasant surprise...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 12,687 reads 37 comments

  13. 2013 NBA Free Agents: 10 Players Who Will Overvalue Themselves

    Believe it or not, professional athletes can be a little full of themselves sometimes. This continues to prove true in the NBA , where players can turn down attractive contracts from teams in hopes of scoring an even better deal...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 14,042 reads 35 comments

  14. Players Likeliest to Hit Trade Block After 2013 NBA Draft

    The next wave of young talent is ready to make a mark on the league after the 2013 NBA draft. The draft has added up to 60 new jobs for incoming players, but some veterans will lose their jobs because of it...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 87,971 reads 230 comments

  15. Breaking Down What to Expect from Anthony Bennett During Rookie Season

    General manager Chris Grant and the Cleveland Cavaliers shocked the experts once again with their selection of Anthony Bennett as the first overall pick of the 2013 NBA draft...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 6,455 reads 11 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: How the 2013 Draft Shook Up the Market

    The 2013 NBA draft has now been completed, and with it the focus has shifted to a summer frenzy of free agency and trade talks...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 5,545 reads 1 comments

  17. NBA Draft 2013: 5 Potential Draft-Day Trades for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    The 2013 NBA draft is slowly drawing nearer, and perhaps no draft has ever been as wide open as this year's appears to be. With no set No...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 15,222 reads 49 comments

  18. Buying or Selling Cleveland Cavaliers Rumors Ahead of the NBA Draft

    While the NBA Finals are still underway, plenty of buzz is being generated for teams out of the postseason as well. With the 2013 NBA draft and free agency just weeks away, rumors are flying about which players will end up where...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 9,385 reads 24 comments

  19. Creating the Perfect Offseason Plan for the Indiana Pacers

    The Indiana Pacers are undergoing an ascension through the Eastern Conference and enter into a critical offseason for their NBA championship hopes. This past season the Pacers finished at 49-32 overall, good for first place in the Central Division.

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 3,338 reads 13 comments

  20. Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Mock Draft 2013: Grading the Experts' Picks

    Draft day is quickly approaching, and perhaps no team stands to improve themselves more than the Cleveland Cavaliers . Owners of pick Nos...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 17,817 reads 97 comments

  21. 5 Draft Prospects That Would Be a Perfect Fit for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    The 2013 NBA draft is just weeks away, and as the date draws nearer, each team's big board grows smaller. With the combine all wrapped up and draft order set, teams can now begin to focus on the prospects who will best help their team...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 30,161 reads 86 comments

  22. Top Teams Cleveland Cavaliers Should Talk Draft Day Trades with

    Cleveland Cavaliers ' general manager Chris Grant is known as one of the most creative minds in all of basketball...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 14,565 reads 101 comments

  23. Top Options for Cleveland Cavaliers to Build Playoff Contender with No. 1 Pick

    With the Cleveland Cavaliers winning their second draft lottery in three years, the focus of the franchise now shifts to playoffs or bust...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 18,388 reads 100 comments

  24. Free Agents Cleveland Cavaliers Must Avoid

    With less than $28 million in guaranteed salaries for next season (per hoopsworld.com ), the Cleveland Cavaliers have the cash to go on a serious spending spree this summer...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 17,292 reads 33 comments

  25. Ranking the Biggest Offseason Needs for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are entering a crucial offseason for their rebuilding plan, one that will hopefully have them fighting for a playoff spot next spring...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 8,403 reads 36 comments