1. Will No. 7 Pick in 2014 NBA Draft Be Enough to Keep Kobe Bryant Happy?

    Pleasing Kobe Bryant isn't easy. Somehow, the Los Angeles Lakers have managed to keep him happy—or relatively happy—for nearly two decades. That could change now...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 13,587 reads 41 comments

  2. Can Los Angeles Lakers Afford to Trade No. 7 Overall Pick in 2014 Draft?

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers have the NBA draft lottery sadz . The math was always against them vaulting into the top three, but the Lakers held out hope...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 10,630 reads 41 comments

  3. Report: Dave Joerger Wants out from Memphis Grizzlies, Team Wants Him Gone

    Update, May 22, 9:52 p.m. ET by NBA " target="_blank">Josh Martin: The Memphis Grizzlies ' loss may well be the Minnesota Timberwolves ' gain...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 11,563 reads 36 comments

  4. Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge Says Team 'Disappointed' with No. 6 Draft Pick

    Stupid pingpong balls. The 2014 NBA draft lottery wasn't kind to the Boston Celtics . It wasn't ridiculously cruel either, but visions of shooting up the draft ladder were ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 4,897 reads 34 comments

  5. Report: Orlando Magic Could Be Trade Destination for David Lee

    David Lee 's future with the Golden State Warriors isn't looking too bright. Newly instated head coach Steve Kerr values floor spacing and is expected to implement an offense that calls for a stretch 4...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 27,717 reads 115 comments

  6. Report: Cleveland Cavaliers Not Against Trading No. 1 2014 NBA Draft Pick

    Apparently the Cleveland Cavaliers have been armed with so many No. 1 overall picks over the last four years, they don't even know what to do with them anymore. Cleveland won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 97,748 reads 405 comments

  7. Report: Sacramento Kings Put No. 8 Pick on Trade Block

    Well, that certainly didn't take long. Moments after pingpong balls determined they would pick eighth in the 2014 NBA draft, the Sacramento Kings decided to get busy, according to NBA...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 46,764 reads 302 comments

  8. Phil Jackson Facing Enormous Pressure to Turn Around New York Knicks

    Phil Jackson voluntarily agreed to a massive undertaking when he attached his reputable name to the New York Knicks , a team brimming with promise and appeal, yet corrupted by ornery politics...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 14,689 reads 40 comments

  9. Tim Duncan Poised to Expose Soft Oklahoma City Thunder Defense

    Someone ought to tell Tim Duncan that 38-year-old big men shouldn't be torching opposing defenses the way he can. It won't do anything, of course. The San Antonio Spurs star is too freaking consistent and dominant...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 13,401 reads 58 comments

  10. New York Knicks Must Give Up Pipe Dream of Trading for Kevin Love

    If and when the Minnesota Timberwolves finally relent and trade Kevin Love , he will not be headed to the New York Knicks , who have predictably sauntered their way into an impossible situation...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 9,287 reads 57 comments

  11. Timberwolves Owner Says No Intention to Trade Kevin Love, Denies He Wants Out

    Either Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor is drowning in denial and lying to us all, or the eruption of Kevin Love trade rumors is nothing more than an elaborate, time-consuming smokescreen...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 2,609 reads 4 comments

  12. San Antonio Spurs Big 3 Ties Record for Most Playoff Wins by Any Trio

    Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker win. More specifically, they win playoff games. It's all they know how to do...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 5,691 reads 18 comments

  13. Report: Warriors Don't Want to Trade Klay Thompson in Kevin Love Deal

    Trading Klay Thompson isn't an option the Golden State Warriors are in love with. Not even if it means landing Kevin Love ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 45,825 reads 332 comments

  14. Why Boston Celtics Loom as Major Threats to Trade for Kevin Love

    Rarely does an NBA team in the midst of an extensive rebuild have the opportunity to hasten the process by acquiring a superstar like Kevin Love . The Boston Celtics are an exception...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 10,872 reads 50 comments

  15. Why It's Still Too Soon to Believe in the Indiana Pacers Revival

    Believe in the Indiana Pacers only once they give you something to actually believe in. Which they haven't...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 3,695 reads 48 comments

  16. Memphis Grizzlies Front Office Gets Shakeup with Jason Levien, Stu Lash Firing

    Somewhere, dwelling in a secluded cabin located in parts unknown, there sits Lionel Hollins, poring over a list of NBA coaching gigs, sipping a snifter of brandy, chortling uncontrollably at the Memphis Grizzlies ' expense...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 21,145 reads 34 comments

  17. Andrew Wiggins Says He Should Be No. 1 Pick in 2014 NBA Draft

    Andrew Wiggins wants NBA teams to know that Andrew Wiggins should be the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft because Andrew Wiggins says so...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 79,087 reads 269 comments

  18. Report: Phil Jackson, New York Knicks Interested in Kevin Love Trade

    Anyone who was scared that the New York Knicks would stop vacationing at Castles in the Sky bed and breakfast once Phil Jackson arrived can rest easy knowing their bags are packed and their invisible jet fueled...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 114,491 reads 343 comments

  19. Report: New York Knicks Want to Talk to Derek Fisher for Head-Coaching Position

    Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks are going fishing, and they won't even need to borrow Paul George 's boat ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 11,640 reads 46 comments

  20. Rajon Rondo Trade Is Inevitable Next Step in Boston Celtics Rebuild

    Rajon Rondo 's stay with the Boston Celtics has been entertaining and perplexing, and it remains every bit as impermanent as frequently advertised...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 16,994 reads 77 comments

  21. Best Potential Trade Scenarios, Packages and Landing Spots for Kevin Love

    Milk, butter, mayonnaise, ranch dressing and Kevin Love 's tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves. What do they all have in common? Expiration dates...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 512,449 reads 1194 comments

  22. Report: Houston Rockets Planning to Make Run at Kevin Love Trade

    This just in: The Houston Rockets are targeting really good NBA players instead of really bad ones. Crazy, right? In the aftermath of Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 44,222 reads 189 comments

  23. NBA Moving to Centralized Replay System for 2014-15 Season

    That's one instant replay problem down, another truckload of issues to go. The NBA will be adjusting its instant replay protocol next season, according to the South Florida ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 51,931 reads 114 comments

  24. Report: New York Knicks Interested in Hiring Brian Shaw as Head Coach

    Whiffing on Steve Kerr has forced New York Knicks president Phil Jackson to think outside the box as he continues his search for Mike Woodson's replacement...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 31,726 reads 124 comments

  25. Report: Kevin Love 'Anxious' to Leave Minnesota Timberwolves in Free Agency

    The Minnesota Timberwolves aren't quite feeling the love from Kevin Love . According to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski , the 25-year-old All-Star has informed Minnesota ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 49,071 reads 269 comments