1. Best Potential Options for Los Angeles Lakers with No. 7 2014 Draft Pick

    Fans of the Los Angeles Lakers fans needn't worry. Their draft-night hopes have not been completely flattened. Luck wasn't on the Lakers' side at the NBA draft lottery...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 30,951 reads 96 comments

  2. Is Byron Scott the Best Choice for Next Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach?

    By now, the Los Angeles Lakers (should) know that Phil Jackson won't be walking through whatever door Kobe Bryant has been staring at since spring 2011. So how about settling for Byron Scott ? Chris Broussard of ESPN...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 1,603 reads 2 comments

  3. Report: Los Angeles Lakers Interview Byron Scott for Head Coach Position

    It has begun. Finally. The Los Angeles Lakers have officially started searching for Mike D'Antoni's replacement, and per ESPN's Chris Broussard, they may have eyes for a familiar face: UPDATE: Thursday, May 22, at 12:55 p...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 26,985 reads 107 comments

  4. 2014 NBA Draft: The Biggest Ripple Effects of the Lottery

    All that time invested, all that energy expended, and now it's over. The 2014 NBA draft lottery has come and gone, and it's taking the pingpong balls with it, leaving us to sort through the mess of ripple effects it has created...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 9,693 reads 34 comments

  5. 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 2 months ago 13,640 reads 41 comments

  6. 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 2 months ago 10,674 reads 41 comments

  7. 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 2 months ago 11,591 reads 36 comments

  8. 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 2 months ago 5,010 reads 34 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 27,762 reads 115 comments

  10. 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 2 months ago 97,846 reads 405 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 46,810 reads 302 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 14,720 reads 40 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 13,431 reads 58 comments

  14. 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 2 months ago 9,314 reads 57 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 2,630 reads 4 comments

  16. 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 2 months ago 5,748 reads 18 comments

  17. 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 2 months ago 45,880 reads 332 comments

  18. 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 2 months ago 10,950 reads 50 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 3,716 reads 48 comments

  20. 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 2 months ago 21,215 reads 34 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 79,157 reads 269 comments

  22. 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 2 months ago 114,736 reads 343 comments

  23. 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 2 months ago 11,682 reads 46 comments

  24. 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 2 months ago 17,081 reads 77 comments

  25. 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 2 months ago 512,870 reads 1193 comments