1. 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 2 months ago 16,210 reads 96 comments

  2. 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 2 months ago 28,488 reads 140 comments

  3. 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 2 months ago 114,290 reads 380 comments

  4. 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 2 months ago 14,858 reads 38 comments

  5. 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 2 months ago 30,400 reads 685 comments

  6. 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 2 months ago 12,836 reads 54 comments

  7. 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 2 months ago 7,885 reads 43 comments

  8. 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 2 months ago 24,389 reads 118 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 34,837 reads 85 comments

  10. 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 2 months ago 12,830 reads 89 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 2,836 reads 22 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 46,920 reads 109 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 675 reads 2 comments

  14. 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 2 months ago 31,058 reads 115 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 39,168 reads 220 comments

  16. 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 2 months ago 67,917 reads 306 comments

  17. 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 2 months ago 158,229 reads 646 comments

  18. 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 2 months ago 18,622 reads 53 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 43,967 reads 247 comments

  20. 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 2 months ago 16,251 reads 40 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 72,075 reads 182 comments

  22. 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 2 months ago 24,382 reads 89 comments

  23. 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 2 months ago 10,666 reads 16 comments

  24. 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 2 months ago 35,229 reads 79 comments

  25. 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 2 months ago 27,916 reads 240 comments