1. New York Knicks Fail to Steal NBA's Offseason, and That's OK

    When the New York Knicks look back on the NBA 's 2015 offseason, they will not be treated to a nostalgic reel commemorating a summer's worth of unparalleled success...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 26,752 reads 55 comments

  2. Joel Embiid's Injury Won't Set Back the Philadelphia 76ers' Long-Term Plan

    Years from now, Joel Embiid 's latest setback could mean any number of things to the Philadelphia 76ers ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 35,955 reads 169 comments

  3. 7 Burning Questions That Demand Answers During the 2015 NBA Offseason

    At the end of every NBA free-agency bender, there is always a brief lull, followed almost instantaneously by the realization that there are still pressing questions to answer. These questions can pertain to anything...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 49,172 reads 103 comments

  4. Draymond Green Has Hilarious Retort to Kyrie Irving: 'I'd Be Anthony Davis'

    Guess what, Kyrie Irving ? Draymond Green can speak in impossible hypotheticals , too. During an appearance on The Big Podcast with Shaquille O'Neal , Irving ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 114,470 reads 338 comments

  5. Deron Williams Buyout Makes Sense for Nets, Mavs, Everyone

    Deron Williams , the Brooklyn Nets and the Dallas Mavericks are helping each other out. There's a sentence you probably didn't think you'd read this side of 2012. David Aldridge of NBA ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 68,977 reads 157 comments

  6. Manu Ginobili's Legacy About Much More Than San Antonio Spurs' Success

    There is more to Manu Ginobili 's NBA legend than the collective success of the San Antonio Spurs . And that legend isn't over just yet...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 52,259 reads 51 comments

  7. NBA Summer League 2015: Top Takeaways from Thursday

    Six days deep into the NBA 's summer-league slate, one thing is becoming unmistakably clear: Even in July, weeks after its season has officially ended, the Association still has juice...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 42,767 reads 88 comments

  8. Enes Kanter's Max Offer Sheet a Head-Scratching Move for Portland Trail Blazers

    On a scale of "puzzling" to "totally confusing," the Portland Trail Blazers ' handing Enes Kanter a max offer sheet ranks as wholly and inexplicably baffling. And yet, according to NBA ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 50,714 reads 114 comments

  9. Kristaps Porzingis Reveals Phil Jackson's Long-Term Vision to Rebuild NY Knicks

    Across the NBA landscape, even the most unbridled optimists do not foresee a scenario in which Kristaps Porzingis immediately helps the New York Knicks climb out of the cellar...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 47,320 reads 180 comments

  10. Pat Riley's Throne: How the NBA's Godfather Keeps Winning with the Miami Heat

    Pat Riley is not one for losing. Some might even call him a sore winner. He is never complacent, never completely at ease. Satisfaction is a fleeting feeling...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 57,267 reads 233 comments

  11. Best Potential Trade Packages and Destinations for Phoenix Suns' Markieff Morris

    Markieff Morris and the Phoenix Suns are at a crossroads, and it looks more and more like they'll opt to travel in completely different directions...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 21,128 reads 45 comments

  12. Best Potential Trade Packages and Destinations for L.A. Clippers' Jamal Crawford

    In the aftermath of DeAndre Jordan's decision to sign with the Dallas Mavericks , it looks like Jamal Crawford will become collateral damage as the Los Angeles Clippers ' attempt to balance out their roster...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 225,216 reads 264 comments

  13. 5 NBA Teams in Prime Position to Make a Blockbuster Trade This Offseason

    As the NBA 's frenetic free-agency period slows to a gradual halt, the unofficial "Let's make a blockbuster trade" season is set to begin. You know the time of year we're talking about...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 163,842 reads 252 comments

  14. Kyrie Irving: Cavaliers Would've Beaten Warriors in NBA Finals If Healthy

    Kyrie Irving and Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt drink from the same water bottle. Blatt made some waves at a business conference in Israel when he declared that ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 153,568 reads 921 comments

  15. Detroit Pistons Taking Huge Leap of Faith with Reggie Jackson's Max Contract

    Reggie Jackson has never been less of a sure thing for the Detroit Pistons . When he first arrived midway through the 2014-15 campaign, still on his rookie deal, he was risky enough...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 12,477 reads 77 comments

  16. David Blatt Boldly Predicts Cavs Championship, Compares LeBron to Moses

    David Blatt wants you know two things: The Cleveland Cavaliers are going to win the 2016 NBA title, and LeBron James is a basketball prophet. Allow me to explain...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 132,471 reads 675 comments

  17. Cavaliers Banking on Iman Shumpert's Development as Role Player Extraordinaire

    Iman Shumpert 's new contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers has nothing to do with the player he is now. It has everything to do with the player Cleveland is banking on him to become later...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 20,622 reads 34 comments

  18. Wes Matthews Can't Be All There Is to Dallas Mavericks' 2015 NBA Free-Agency Run

    Wesley Matthews needs to be the beginning of something for the Dallas Mavericks . Not one hour into Day 3 of the NBA 's free-agency frenzy, the 28-year-old shooting guard reached ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 28,516 reads 81 comments

  19. Everything You Need to Know from Day 2 of 2015 NBA Free Agency

    Day 1 of the NBA 's free-agency period was utter chaos, with deals flying left and right. Trades were made, billions of dollars were spent and the basketball world struggled to keep up with the breakneck pace...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 71,756 reads 187 comments

  20. Khris Middleton's New Contract Shows Brand-New Value of 3-and-D in Today's NBA

    Khris Middleton 's new contract with the Milwaukee Bucks is a sign of things to come for the NBA 's imperceptibly deep well of three-and-D talent. A really, really, ridiculously good sign...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 11,565 reads 63 comments

  21. Miami Heat Could Survive Without Dwyane Wade, Even If It's Better to Keep Him

    Dwyane Wade is the Miami Heat . Over the last 12 years, the idea of him wearing another jersey has surpassed unfathomable. Until now…s ort of...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 6,595 reads 10 comments

  22. Can L.A. Lakers Land Both LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan in Free Agency?

    When it comes to courting free-agent superstars, the Los Angeles Lakers abide by a simple yet decisive precept: Why choose? LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan, both unrestricted free agents, are on the Lakers' radar...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 12,488 reads 12 comments

  23. 5 Trade Packages and Destinations for Indiana Pacers Center Roy Hibbert

    Roy Hibbert won't be a free agent until 2016, and yet he may have already played his last game for the Indiana Pacers . After opting into the final year of his contract, Hibbert is now being dangled in trade talks, according to ESPN...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 35,242 reads 64 comments

  24. The Biggest Sleeper Targets on the 2015 NBA Free-Agent Market

    Sit down, LaMarcus Aldridge . Stop hogging the spotlight, Marc Gasol . Sorry, DeAndre Jordan, we'll get to you later. This space is not for the NBA 's superstar free agents...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 56,241 reads 101 comments

  25. Biggest Threats to Sign the Top 10 Free Agents in the 2015 NBA Offseason

    NBA free agency would be nothing without outside suitors looking to poach top-tier talent from rival teams. Competition is the entire point of the free-agency process...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 143,724 reads 230 comments