1. Are Utah Jazz Making Right Call by Reportedly Keeping Gordon Hayward?

    Gordon Hayward is going to get it's-raining-hundy-sticks paid this offseason, and despite spirited speculation to the contrary, he'll most likely be showering with Benjamins on the Utah Jazz ' dime...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 13,153 reads 100 comments

  2. Can Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol Lure Carmelo Anthony to Los Angeles Lakers?

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers have eyes on Pau Gasol , which they're hoping is enough for Carmelo Anthony to have eyes on them...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 15,177 reads 53 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers Poised to Be Major Players in 2014 Free-Agent Market

    Returning to contention may not take as long as the Los Angeles Lakers thought. Injuries and insufficient talent left the Lakers gasping for air in 2013-14, their playoff hopes dashed and their season lost...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 88,006 reads 282 comments

  4. Are Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh Enough for the Miami Heat to Rebuild?

    Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade are facing an unfamiliar predicament as the Miami Heat wait on pins and needles for LeBron James ' free-agency decision: the possibility of playing ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 28,394 reads 137 comments

  5. GM Mitch Kupchak: Los Angeles Lakers Prepared to 'Go All Out' in Free Agency

    Sit tight, Los Angeles Lakers fans, because your team sure isn't. Anyone who thought the Lakers would play it safe during free agency and bide their time until next summer was apparently wrong...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 39,971 reads 254 comments

  6. Dwyane Wade's Decision Dictates LeBron James' Future with Miami Heat

    Sets upon sets upon sets of eyes are fixated on LeBron James as he gears up for free agency, when, really, more looks should be directed toward Dwyane Wade , who will be the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 85,417 reads 111 comments

  7. Are Houston Rockets Now the Leaders to Sign Carmelo Anthony in Free Agency?

    Carmelo Anthony has a not-so-secret admirer in the Houston Rockets . Perhaps a new home, too. Adrian Wojnaorwski of Yahoo Sports previously reported that Anthony ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 39,886 reads 170 comments

  8. Is Arron Afflalo Trade Just Stepping Stone to Kevin Love for Denver Nuggets?

    Say hello to the Denver Nuggets , Kevin Love. They really, really like you and, by acquiring Arron Afflalo from the Orlando Magic , are officially wearing their intentions on their sleeve...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 24,180 reads 45 comments

  9. Houston Rockets Positioning Themselves to Be Major Player for LeBron James

    Free agency hasn't officially started, but the NBA -wide race for LeBron James is already on. And the Houston Rockets may be winning. When James decided to opt out of his contract with the Miami Heat , he created a stir...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 6,528 reads 30 comments

  10. Pros and Cons of Los Angeles Lakers Pursuing Carmelo Anthony in Free Agency

    Carmelo Anthony and the Los Angeles Lakers just can't seem to get enough of one another. For over a year, the Lakers' purported interest in signing Anthony as a free agent has been been on again, then off again...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 16,215 reads 96 comments

  11. Do Lakers or Heat Have Better Shot at LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony Pairing?

    Summer in the NBA is a time for reflection, improvement and—for certain teams—a time to embrace dreams of the pipe persuasion...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 28,509 reads 140 comments

  12. How Every Team Interested in LeBron James Can Land Him in Free Agency

    Welcome to The Decision, Part II. This is not a drill. LeBron James ' agent, Rich Paul, informed the Miami Heat that the four-time MVP will be exercising his early termination option, according to ESPN The Magazine 's Chris Broussard ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 114,311 reads 380 comments

  13. Report: Brian Scalabrine a Candidate to Join Doc Rivers' Coaching Staff

    Brian Scalabrine may have found a new home with the Los Angeles Clippers working alongside Doc Rivers ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 14,882 reads 38 comments

  14. Is Tim Duncan a Top-10 NBA Player of All Time?

    Tim Duncan is in the business of turning questions demanding subjective answers into matters of fact. Is the San Antonio Spurs star the greatest power forward in NBA history? Yes ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 30,669 reads 685 comments

  15. Why Los Angeles Lakers Should Gamble on Kyle Lowry During 2014 Free Agency

    Kyle Lowry is just what the ulterior motive-addled Los Angeles Lakers need. Hesitant to spend money on non-superstars, yet unlikely to sign LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony, ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 12,855 reads 54 comments

  16. LeBron James Exercising Massive Leverage by Opting out with Miami Heat

    Mighty is the sword LeBron James has pointed at the Miami Heat . The four-time MVP and two-time NBA champion has decided to exercise his immeasurable leverage and enter free ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 7,900 reads 43 comments

  17. Report: Sacramento Kings Fielding Multiple Trade Offers for No. 8 Draft Pick

    At least three NBA teams want what the Sacramento Kings have. Sources told ESPN.com's Andy Katz that the Kings are "fielding offers" from "three teams" for the eighth overall pick in Thursday's draft...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 24,410 reads 118 comments

  18. 2014 NBA Draft: Expert Predictions from Around the Web

    It's almost here. Months of wondering, pining and mock drafting have all been leading up to this: The actual 2014 NBA draft. On Thursday, June 26, fans will watch with bated breath as certain teams' futures unfold right before their eyes...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 34,845 reads 85 comments

  19. Pros and Cons of Cleveland Cavaliers Selecting Jabari Parker No. 1 in 2014 Draft

    Jabari Parker , welcome to Cleveland. Hypothetically speaking, of course. In the wake of Joel Embiid 's foot injury—which will keep him sidelined for at least four months, ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 12,849 reads 89 comments

  20. 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 3 months ago 2,849 reads 22 comments

  21. 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 3 months ago 46,940 reads 109 comments

  22. 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 3 months ago 687 reads 2 comments

  23. 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 3 months ago 31,076 reads 115 comments

  24. 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 3 months ago 39,194 reads 220 comments

  25. 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 3 months ago 67,933 reads 306 comments