1. Report: Arron Afflalo Would Be Open to Being Traded During 2014 Offseason

    Two seasons with the Orlando Magic is enough for Arron Afflalo . According to the Orlando Sentinel 's Brian Schmitz , the seven-year veteran doesn't need ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 9,168 reads 85 comments

  2. How New York Knicks' Future Can Drastically Improve This Offseason

    Ill-equipped to make any offseason splashes outside of re-signing Carmelo Anthony and finding Mike Woodson's replacement, this summer has not diminished in importance for the New York Knicks ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 19,680 reads 61 comments

  3. Houston Rockets Should Chase Kevin Love Trade to Create Dominant Big 3

    All the Houston Rockets need is Love. And maybe a little bit of Luck —b ut he's in Indianapolis and unlikely to jump sports...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 13,473 reads 78 comments

  4. Will Flip Saunders Coaching Minnesota Timberwolves Help Keep Kevin Love?

    Flip Saunders must have quite the appetite, because his plate with the Minnesota Timberwolves is overwhelmingly full. He's just unsure whether he'll have a helping of Kevin Love ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 9,417 reads 42 comments

  5. Report: Kevin Love Would Consider Long-Term Deal with Boston Celtics

    This is much better than shaking Rajon Rondo's hand. Kevin Love 's future remains a hot-button issue these days. That tends to happen when disgruntled, top-10 NBA superstars are potentially available...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 78,637 reads 273 comments

  6. Why Los Angeles Lakers Should Consider Hiring Derek Fisher as Head Coach

    It never hurts to look. If you were to coin a phrase that perfectly encapsulates the Los Angeles Lakers ' search for Mike D'Antoni 's replacement, that's what it would be...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 6,094 reads 32 comments

  7. How Houston Rockets' Chandler Parsons Decision Impacts Their 2014 Offseason

    Those Houston Rockets are at it again. No, they haven't lost to the Portland Trail Blazers . They've just positioned themselves for another exciting, cap-busting offseason ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 1,506 reads 1 comments

  8. Chris Bosh Says Miami Heat Want to Be a Dynasty Like the San Antonio Spurs

    Chris Bosh disagrees with Phil Jackson. Talking with reporters ahead of Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat superstar paid respects to the San Antonio Spurs , per Ben ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 5,569 reads 31 comments

  9. Why Minnesota Timberwolves Should Trade Kevin Love Before 2014 NBA Draft

    When it comes to severing ties with Kevin Love , the Minnesota Timberwolves must live by a super-specific, nonnegotiable code: The sooner, the less painful...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 3,854 reads 10 comments

  10. Marcus Smart: 'I Feel Like It Would Be a Perfect Fit' with Los Angeles Lakers

    Marcus Smart believes he would look good in Los Angeles Lakers purple and gold. Oh, and their rotation. He thinks he would be a great fit there too...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 24,176 reads 166 comments

  11. Report: Houston Rockets 'Determined' to Clear Cap Space to Land Third Star

    Two stars aren't enough for the Houston Rockets . They want three. After much debate, the Rockets have decided to decline their team option on Chandler Parsons, according to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 66,249 reads 238 comments

  12. Cleveland Cavaliers Should Be in No Rush with Kyrie Irving Extension

    Putting off until next summer what can be done this summer isn't always a bad thing. Especially if you're the Cleveland Cavaliers . And especially if you're talking about Kyrie Irving 's contract extension...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 4,569 reads 47 comments

  13. LeBron James on NBA Finals: 'If I Had Any More Motivation, I'd Burst'

    Poking or prodding LeBron James is dangerous business these days. He might explode. Each and every time James has prepped for one of his four previous NBA Finals appearances, motivation has been a point of issue...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 44,072 reads 342 comments

  14. Why Is Kevin Love Getting a Free Pass in Midst of Trade Demands?

    Kevin Love isn't getting the Dwight Howard treatment. He isn't enduring the same criticism as Carmelo Anthony. Chris Paul received more flack for orchestrating his escape from New Orleans...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 9,548 reads 68 comments

  15. Is Derek Fisher the Coach Phil Jackson Needs to Turn Around New York Knicks?

    Though soaked in controversy, the premise of the New York Knicks ' coaching search is simple: Phil Jackson is looking for a protege. Steve Kerr was initially supposed to be New York's pseudo Zen Master, but plans change...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 926 reads 1 comments

  16. Report: Minnesota Timberwolves Privately Preparing for Kevin Love Trade

    Kevin Love is privately hoping that the Minnesota Timberwolves are privately preparing to retract their not-so-private words...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 8,963 reads 55 comments

  17. Pros and Cons of Carmelo Anthony Opting-In with New York Knicks in 2014-15

    Like the New York Knicks haven't already asked enough of Carmelo Anthony . Less than two months ago, Anthony was barreling toward free agency with the Knicks on his back, fighting ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 14,278 reads 39 comments

  18. Tim Duncan Is the Best Power Forward of All Time, and It's Not Close

    Gravy. That's all Tim Duncan 's fifth NBA championship would be: gravy. The cherry atop his already cherry-topped sundae. He doesn't need it, but he'll be happy it's there—like a pair of fat pants, if you will...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 15,112 reads 69 comments

  19. Dwyane Wade's Legacy Can No Longer Be Overlooked Entering 2014 NBA Finals

    There is more to the 2014 NBA Finals than LeBron James and Tim Duncan. There is more to them than the Miami Heat 's quest for a three-peat...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 27,137 reads 174 comments

  20. Frank Vogel Confirms He'll Return as Indiana Pacers Head Coach Next Season

    Frank Vogel isn't going anywhere. Speculation regarding Vogel's job security took a turn for the ugly in recent weeks, courtesy of the Indiana Pacers ' frightful downturn...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 3,438 reads 29 comments

  21. Does LeBron James or Tim Duncan Have More on the Line in 2014 NBA Finals?

    Pressure is a familiar bedfellow for LeBron James and Tim Duncan. Nary a year goes by without them facing questions and being pressed for answers that have more to do with their future than the present...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 21,034 reads 140 comments

  22. Russell Westbrook's Impressive Playoff Run Shows He's Ready to Take Next Step

    Russell Westbrook is going places. Just not the NBA Finals. And that's OK. There were vexing moments like usual throughout the playoffs—trenchant reminders that highlighted ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 12,934 reads 111 comments

  23. Best Potential Trade Packages, Scenarios and Landing Spots for Roy Hibbert

    Roy Hibbert has officially gone from NBA Defensive Player of the Year candidate, to awkward on-court liability, to potential trade fodder for the Indiana Pacers ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 20,761 reads 78 comments

  24. Where 2014 NBA Title Would Rank Among Tim Duncan's, LeBron James' Crowns

    All these years and championships later, Tim Duncan and LeBron James still have something to chase. Contending for championships is hardly new for the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat superstars...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 64,233 reads 397 comments

  25. Timberwolves President Flip Saunders: 'I Expect Kevin Love to Be Here Next Year'

    Expect Kevin Love to be with the Minnesota Timberwolves next season if team president Flip Saunders is in the business of offering ironclad certainties by way of unreliable language...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 49,139 reads 188 comments