1. Chicago Bulls Going All-In for Carmelo Anthony Would Be Massive Mistake

    Too many strings are attached to the Chicago Bulls ' pursuit of Carmelo Anthony for it to be anything more than an idea that's better in theory than practice. Sense of it can be made on the surface...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 2,747 reads 22 comments

  2. Milwaukee Bucks Co-Owner Rules Out Drafting Joel Embiid with No. 2 Pick

    Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry isn't a man of mystery; he is a man of wholesale honesty. Speaking to the Milwaukee Press Club Monday morning, Lasry tipped the Bucks' draft-night hand, per Charles F...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 46,807 reads 109 comments

  3. Report: Aaron Gordon Expected to Go in Top 8 of 2014 NBA Draft

    Hopefully the Charlotte Hornets don't intend to select Aaron Gordon in the 2014 NBA draft, because he won't be there when they're on the clock at No. 9. League sources told Yahoo Sports' Marc J...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 615 reads 2 comments

  4. Breaking Down How the Golden State Warriors Can Complete Kevin Love Trade

    Opportunity is knocking at the Golden State Warriors ' door, and it comes bearing Love. Kevin Love , to be more specific. Ahead of the 2014 NBA draft, Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 30,899 reads 114 comments

  5. Breaking Down How the Chicago Bulls Can Land Carmelo Anthony

    Carmelo Anthony and the Chicago Bulls have been dancing around and toward each other for months. Can't they just hug and embark on a championship journey together already? Not quite...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 38,862 reads 219 comments

  6. How New York Knicks Can Survive If Carmelo Anthony Leaves in Free Agency

    Brace yourselves: The New York Knicks have officially entered survival mode now that Carmelo Anthony has decided to become a free agent. Shocked? Betrayed? Confused? Of course you aren't...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 19 days ago 67,787 reads 313 comments

  7. What LeBron James Joining Houston Rockets Would Mean for the Rest of the NBA

    LeBron James has the power to change everything and everyone in the NBA . Again. This time as a member of the Houston Rockets . The Chosen One has the ability to become a free agent this summer...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 19 days ago 157,973 reads 646 comments

  8. Could San Antonio Spurs Become a Top NBA Free-Agent Destination?

    Star free agents rarely seek out the San Antonio Spurs , who are seldom looking for quick and flashy fixes. Another NBA championship later, this could change. Success appeals to superstars, and the Spurs are certainly successful...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 21 days ago 18,400 reads 53 comments

  9. Derrick Rose or Kobe Bryant: Who Has More Riding on 2014 NBA Comeback Season?

    Following a 2013-14 season lost to injury and individual disappointment, Kobe Bryant and Derrick Rose are preparing for long-awaited comebacks, returning to different coasts, facing identical pressures...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 22 days ago 43,368 reads 248 comments

  10. 7 NBA Players Who Stand to Benefit from Quiet 2014 Free Agency

    Quiet NBA free-agency periods have a way of making consolation prizes very, very rich. Names like LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Bosh dominate free-agency headlines—and for good reason...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 22 days ago 16,212 reads 40 comments

  11. Which NBA Team Has Best Shot at Pairing LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony?

    Dare to dream, proponents of a LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony pairing— provided you support the right NBA team, that is...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 22 days ago 71,934 reads 188 comments

  12. Breaking Down Why Kyle Lowry Is Unlikely to Join Miami Heat in Free Agency

    Tread carefully, hoops heads. With the NBA Finals in the rear view and free agency in sight, now's a time for reflection, regret or comfort and promising scenarios that gate the line of outer-space-teaparties implausible...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 24,313 reads 90 comments

  13. Why the NBA Draft Is so Important to Small-Market Teams

    All NBA draft war rooms are not created equal. Some of them may be nonchalant. In the New York Knicks' case, they don't exist...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 10,582 reads 16 comments

  14. Why LeBron James' Free-Agent Decision Will Dictate 2014 NBA Free Agency

    The NBA world, as it has a tendency to do, is once again waiting on LeBron James . This was unavoidable. Win or lose against the San Antonio Spurs , James would be able to opt out of his contract; he would have a free-agency decision to make...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 34,611 reads 87 comments

  15. Dwight Howard Talks Rockets Adding 3rd Superstar, Free Agency and Future

    Dwight Howard has a message for all the star NBA free agents: Do what's best for you. And join the Houston Rockets ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 27,719 reads 240 comments

  16. Has Tim Duncan Surpassed Kobe Bryant as Generation's Best Superstar?

    Five NBA titles later, Tim Duncan is still quiet as ever, preferring to score, rebound, defend and dominate in peace, the occasional crazy eyes and half-smile remaining the only evidence that he feels at all...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 95,710 reads 941 comments

  17. Philadelphia 76ers Can't Afford to Pass Up Chance to Draft Andrew Wiggins

    Andrew Wiggins is the ideal draft prospect for the Philadelphia 76ers , though his potential arrival remains tightly bound to them embracing three words: Whatever it takes. Once the unquestioned No...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 6,008 reads 23 comments

  18. Chicago Bulls Trading Joakim Noah Would Be Massive Mistake

    There is a limit to how far the Chicago Bulls should go to transform their roster this summer. Joakim Noah is that limit...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 9,306 reads 91 comments

  19. Breaking Down How Houston Rockets Can Land Carmelo Anthony

    All eyes are on Carmelo Anthony as NBA free agency approaches, and in turn, his eyes are reportedly on the Houston Rockets ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 37,650 reads 182 comments

  20. San Antonio Spurs Squash Myth Depth Doesn't Matter with Dominant Finals Run

    Depth drubs star power more than the NBA 's makeup suggests. Superteams —actual, work in progresses or outright phonies—crop up like hipsters at a "How To Love and Hate Things Ironically" convention...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 2,782 reads 6 comments

  21. Blaming LeBron James for Miami Heat NBA Finals Loss Misses the Mark

    Trolls come, but they never go — a life lesson LeBron James has learned time after time during his 11-year career, and one he's being schooled in again following the Miami Heat 's 2014 NBA Finals collapse...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 4,849 reads 29 comments

  22. Report: Derrick Rose Only Untouchable in Trade Talks on Chicago Bulls Roster

    Derrick Rose really needs to team up with MC Hammer and mass-produce shirts, pants, shorts, sneakers and fedoras that read: Can't touch this...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 55,135 reads 391 comments

  23. LeBron James, Miami Heat Need Role Players, Not Another Superstar

    Entering the 2014 NBA offseason, the Miami Heat find themselves in unfamiliar territory, facing a series of questions that, for the first time since 2010, cannot be answered with one flashy player...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 17,930 reads 71 comments

  24. Houston Rockets Make More Sense Than Chicago Bulls for Carmelo Anthony

    Free agency is inching closer and closer, and Carmelo Anthony finds himself at the center of it all, leaning toward leaving the New York Knicks for the Chicago Bulls or Houston Rockets , the latter of which offers more of what he's seeking...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 50,338 reads 452 comments

  25. Chris Bosh Guarantees Miami Heat Will Win Game 5 of 2014 NBA Finals

    Chris Bosh eats crystal balls for breakfast. Confidence could be eluding the Miami Heat on the brink of NBA Finals elimination. They trail the San Antonio Spurs 3-1 in the series, a deficit no team has ever successfully erased in the Finals...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 26 days ago 34,544 reads 373 comments