1. How Every NBA Team Should Sum Up Its 2015-16 Season on Twitter

    Every NBA team is about to get a Twitter account named after its 2015-16 season. That is a serious statement. We never joke about fake Twitter musings. That would be weird. The makers behind each of these accounts (me) are totally unknown...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 148,736 reads 60 comments

  2. NBA Free Agents 2016: Best Bargain Buys on the Market

    With the NBA 's salary cap gearing up for an unprecedented explosion, great bargains will be tough to find. League-wide spending is set to increase by more than $20 million, per USA Today 's Jeff Zillgitt ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 137,654 reads 108 comments

  3. Savvy NBA Offseason Trade Ideas That Would Quietly Rock the NBA in 2016-17

    Let's subtly shake up the NBA 's competitive landscape for 2016-17, shall we? Blockbuster deals were the focus when we last met . Under-the-radar scenarios will be our spirit animal this time around...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 383,962 reads 311 comments

  4. Lock 'Em Up: Top 2016 NBA Free Agents Teams Can't Afford to Lose

    Some NBA free agents actually are irreplaceable. We talk about the top available talents a lot, mostly assuming incumbent teams are better off retaining each potential flight risk...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 69,585 reads 97 comments

  5. Don't Be Surprised by These Big-Money Deals During Wild NBA Offseason

    In advance of an unprecedented salary-cap explosion this summer, the NBA has (unofficially) turned to Oprah as inspiration for its (totally unsanctioned) free-agent slogan...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 42,424 reads 58 comments

  6. Do Cleveland Cavaliers Have a Prayer Without Kevin Love in Game 3?

    If the Cleveland Cavaliers are to hold home court against the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, they'll need to do it without Kevin Love ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 34,566 reads 101 comments

  7. Title or No Title, Golden State Warriors Facing Pivotal 2016 Offseason

    Would an NBA team coming off two consecutive titles ever rattle its core for the chance to extend an already wide-open championship window? The Golden State Warriors are about to let us know...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 36,627 reads 56 comments

  8. For Kristaps Porzingis' Sake, NY Knicks Shouldn't Trade Carmelo Anthony

    Lost somewhere between the search for a new head coach and questions surrounding the methods and motives of team president Phil Jackson is the status of Carmelo Anthony 's future with the New York Knicks ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 30,867 reads 151 comments

  9. NBA Free Agents Who Could Sign Under Market Value for a Contender Next Season

    Pay cuts and below-market contracts are overrated NBA free-agency talking points. Just not this summer. According to USA Today 's Jeff Zillgitt , the NBA's salary cap will jump to $92 million this offseason, and that changes things...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 277,550 reads 206 comments

  10. Surprise Scenarios That Could Shake Up the 2016 NBA Draft

    Not all NBA drafts unfold according to plan. Teams vacillate between potential choices. They consider moving up in the order. They consider moving down. They try consolidating picks, hoping to acquire a superstar...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 133,553 reads 196 comments

  11. Potential 2016 Offseason Blockbusters That Could Alter the NBA Landscape

    Grab your imagination hats. It's time to hypothetically, and significantly, tinker with the NBA 's competitive landscape. Trades and free-agency signings will be our tools for this mission...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 236,124 reads 475 comments

  12. Complete 2016 NBA Finals Matchup Breakdown and Prediction

    It's deja vu for the NBA Finals . After throttling the rest of the Eastern Conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers are within four victories of their first-ever title. Again...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 38,361 reads 223 comments

  13. 5 Keys to Epic Golden State Warriors-Oklahoma City Thunder Game 7

    Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder is upon us. This is it—for both teams...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 35,899 reads 103 comments

  14. How Much Money Does Your NBA Team Have to Spend in 2016 Free Agency?

    Your favorite NBA team doesn't have as much cap space ahead of free agency as you might think. For now. Tales of offseason grandeur are always in vogue this time of year...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 283,775 reads 261 comments

  15. So Long, Eastern Conference Playoffs: LeBron James Put You Out of Your Misery

    Dear 2016 NBA Eastern Conference Playoffs, So long. Farewell. Auf Wiedersehen. Goodbye. It's been real—real unnecessary...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 98,883 reads 377 comments

  16. OKC Thunder on the Brink of Unprecedented NBA Playoffs Run

    The Oklahoma City Thunder should not be here, up 3-1 on the best-ever Golden State Warriors team, one win away from the NBA Finals. They shouldn't even be in the Western Conference Finals...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 53,258 reads 192 comments

  17. Is It Time to Start Taking Toronto Raptors Seriously?

    Just like that, with a gutsy 105-99 Game 4 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Toronto Raptors have given us a real Eastern Conference Finals. And a reason to believe...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 137,621 reads 507 comments

  18. 5 Teams with the Most Holes to Fill Heading into 2016 NBA Draft

    There isn't a more efficient way for NBA teams to fill gaping roster holes than the annual draft. Five franchises are especially thankful that this year's prospect pageant is just around the corner...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 97,335 reads 231 comments

  19. Will Jeff Hornacek Be Puppet or Puppeteer for Phil Jackson, NY Knicks?

    Give New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson this: The man knows how to cast smokescreens. In what can only be described as a shocking turn of events, the Knicks are just ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 47,531 reads 88 comments

  20. 5 Burning Questions Following the 2016 NBA Draft Lottery

    The NBA 's lottery gods have spoken. The 2016 draft order is set, and the Philadelphia 76ers, owners of the No. 1 pick, have reason to rejoice...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 148,899 reads 253 comments

  21. NBA Draft Lottery 2016: Live Results, Order and Analysis

    It's all over, folks. The 2016 NBA draft lottery results are in. Here is the order for this year's prospect pageant, which will take place on Thursday, June 23: 1. Philadelphia 76ers 2...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 191,961 reads 263 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 50 NBA Free Agents Heading into 2016 Offseason

    If you're an avid fan of NBA free agents being handed large sums of cash, then the 2016 offseason is most definitely for you...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 288,576 reads 292 comments

  23. The Best Blocks of the NBA Playoffs So Far

    There ain't no party like an NBA playoff shot-blocking party. Fortunately for us, the Association's 2016 postseason bracket isn't short on shot-swatting. There are so many, in fact, that we have no choice but to rank the best of the best...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 1,284 reads 0 comments

  24. San Antonio Spurs Must Stop Beating Themselves to Salvage Series vs. OKC Thunder

    Before the San Antonio Spurs even think about climbing out of the 3-2 series hole they dug against the Oklahoma City Thunder , they must first push back against a more pressing opponent...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 88,491 reads 262 comments

  25. NBA Lottery 2016: Which Teams Should Take Brandon Ingram No. 1 over Ben Simmons?

    On Thursday, June 23, sometime after 7 p.m. ET, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will step to the podium at Barclays Center and say: "With the first pick in the 2016 NBA draft, the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 32,304 reads 78 comments