1. Mavericks' Shawn Marion Would Reject Trade to a Struggling Franchise

    If the Dallas Mavericks are looking to trade forward Shawn Marion this season, GM Donnie Nelson had better make sure he has the right team for a partner...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 4,539 reads 10 comments

  2. Projecting Chris Paul's Impact on Clippers When Superstar Returns from Injury

    Chris Paul could be back in action for the Los Angeles Clippers tonight. According to Joseph Goodman of the Miami Herald , the dynamic point guard is a game-time decision tonight against the Miami Heat ...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,237 reads 2 comments

  3. Slam Dunk Contest 2013: James White Will Inject New Life into NBA Event

    This year's Slam Dunk Contest is full of great candidates, and James White of the New York Knicks is going to bring new life into the annual All-Star Weekend event...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 3,359 reads 3 comments

  4. Miami Heat Announce Signing of Chris Andersen For Remainder of Season

    The Miami Heat have officially re-signed forward Chris "Birdman" Andersen for the rest of the season, the team's official Twitter page reports. This is a great move by GM Pat Riley, as the team has struggled defensively all year long...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 858 reads 87 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Charlotte Bobcats: Preview, Analysis and Predictions

    After a crushing loss to the Boston Celtics on February 7 , the Los Angeles Lakers have little time for a pity party...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 3,461 reads 17 comments

  6. Why Trade for Size Is Worst Possible Move for Los Angeles Lakers

    Pau Gasol is out until March and with Dwight Howard 's shoulder still barking, the Los Angeles Lakers are in a position where a trade for another frontcourt body could be beneficial...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,048 reads 4 comments

  7. Boston Celtics Must Retain Paul Pierce at Any Cost

    Paul Pierce could still bring in a great deal of talent to any team at age 35, but Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge needs to bite the bullet and keep him on the team. However, that could be easier said than done...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,561 reads 6 comments

  8. Lakers Trade Rumors: Mike D'Antoni Should Have No Input on Roster Decisions

    The Los Angeles Lakers have some hard decisions to make now that Pau Gasol is expected to miss over a month due to injury, but it's odd that GM Mitch Kupchak would look to get head coach Mike D'Antoni involved...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 6,597 reads 32 comments

  9. NHL Trade Rumors: Jonathan Bernier, Phil Kessel and Latest League Buzz

    In this abbreviated NHL season, the action happens quickly both on and off the ice. This means that trade talks happen early and a slow start for any player could mean they're finding a flight to meet their new team sooner rather than later...

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  10. Los Angeles Clippers vs. Miami Heat: Preview, Analysis and Predictions

    The Miami Heat have won three in a row, but face quite the test when the Lob City Los Angeles Clippers come to town. The Clippers have lost three of four, but defeated the defending champions at the Staples Center back on November 14 ...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,123 reads 1 comments

  11. Pau Gasol Injury Update: Lakers' Season Lost with Seven-Footer out 4-6 Weeks

    If the Los Angeles Lakers' season wasn't lost already, it is now. Seven-footer and phenomenal low post player Pau Gasol tore the plantar fascia in his right foot in the team's win ...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 943 reads 7 comments

  12. New York Knicks vs. Minnesota Timberwolves: Preview, Analysis and Predictions

    After a shocking loss to the Washington Wizards on Feb. 6 , the New York Knicks will look to shake off the rust from that game and dominate the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center on Feb...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,474 reads 8 comments

  13. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets: Preview, Analysis and Predictions

    The NBA 's Western Conference is full of teams that like to run, and the Portland Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets are no exception. Both teams face off at the Toyota Center on Feb...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,523 reads 18 comments

  14. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA Must Reconsider Trading Dwight Howard

    ESPN's Chris Broussard is reporting that the Los Angeles Lakers will not trade Dwight Howard this season, but that is a decision that GM Mitch Kupchak must reconsider...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 7,757 reads 41 comments

  15. NBA All-Star Game 2013: Speed Will Lead West to Third Straight Win

    It's no secret that the Western Conference is the superior one in the NBA , and that will show at this year's All-Star Game in Houston...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,357 reads 0 comments

  16. Carl Lawson: 5-Star Defensive End Is Key to Auburn's Future

    Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn may be an offensive coach, but his Tigers can look forward to a bright future now that 5-star defensive end Carl Lawson has committed to the team...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,194 reads 1 comments

  17. Michigan Basketball: Tim Hardaway Jr.'s Draft Stock Skyrockets vs. Buckeyes

    In what is shaping up to be a shallow NBA draft pool this season, Michigan guard Tim Hardaway Jr. made sure his stock rose following a game against the rival Ohio State Buckeyes...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 4,355 reads 5 comments

  18. NBA Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with Latest Buzz

    With the NBA trade deadline just two weeks away, it's hard to tell which rumors are right and which ones are hoaxes...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 2,728 reads 1 comments

  19. Alabama Football Recruiting: Reuben Foster Cements Tide's SEC Alpha Dog Status

    If the Alabama Crimson Tide weren't the best team in SEC already, linebacker Reuben Foster just earned them that title before appearing in one game...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 2,204 reads 6 comments

  20. Dwight Howard: Lakers' Overconfidence Will Cost Them All-Star Center

    The Los Angeles Lakers are confident that they will re-sign All-Star center Dwight Howard this summer (h/t ESPN's Chris Broussard ), but I wouldn't be so sure if I were GM Mitch Kupchak ...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,220 reads 10 comments

  21. Chicago Bulls vs. Denver Nuggets: Preview, Analysis and Predictions

    George Karl's Denver Nuggets have won seven in a row, and they'll be tested on Feb. 7 when the tough Chicago Bulls visit the Pepsi Center...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 5,110 reads 78 comments

  22. NBA Rumors: Lakers Must Fight Temptation and Keep Pau Gasol Until Summer

    Pau Gasol has struggled mightily ever since Mike D'Antoni became head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, and it's starting to become clear that a trade would be in the best interests of both parties...

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  23. NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics Must Hang On to Kevin Garnett 'Til Season's End

    The Boston Celtics could be seeking to blow up their core in what is becoming a lost season, but GM Danny Ainge must stay the course and hope for the best...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,219 reads 1 comments

  24. Dwight Howard: Lakers Must Make Playoffs to Re-Sign Star Center

    The Los Angeles Lakers must bring Dwight Howard back next season, but they will not be able to call themselves the favorites in his impending free agency race unless they make the playoffs this year...

    Josh Benjamin Written by Josh Benjamin about over 1 year ago 1,961 reads 3 comments

  25. Super Bowl 2013: What Both Teams Must Do to Guarantee Rematch at MetLife Stadium

    The Super Bowl may be over, but I'm not ready to stop talking about the Baltimore Ravens or San Francisco 49ers just yet...

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