1. NBA Draft 2012: Predicting Which Teams Will Trade Their First-Round Picks

    The biggest villain of NBA mock drafts is trading. While it's tough enough to deduce who teams might select, predicting both selections and draft day trades is virtually impossible...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 2,281 reads 17 comments

  2. NBA Free Agency 2012: 7 More Realistic PG Options Than Deron Williams for Lakers

    As much as the Los Angeles Lakers nation would like to hope, star point guard Deron Williams is not a realistic option for the Lakers to seriously pursue...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 7,566 reads 44 comments

  3. NBA Free Agency 2012: Can Nick Young Solve Scoring Woes for Chicago Bulls?

    Let's take a peek at the Chicago Bulls ' to-do list: No. 1, make sure star point guard Derrick Rose returns healthy; No. 2, find a permanent fit at shooting guard to help the scoring woes...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 9,114 reads 60 comments

  4. NBA Draft 2012: The 8 Best Upperclassmen in the 2012 Draft

    With the emergence of the "one-and-done" NCAA prospects who only wait one year to jump from college to the pros, upperclassmen are somewhat of a rarity in the NBA Draft nowadays...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 1,023 reads 2 comments

  5. David Stern Says Sacramento Kings Move Wouldn't Be Approved by NBA Owners

    NBA commissioner David Stern said on Tuesday that NBA owners would not support a relocation by the Sacramento Kings to Anaheim if the Kings decided to file for relocation...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 4,745 reads 14 comments

  6. NBA Free Agency 2012: Restricted Free Agents Looking for Greener Pastures

    For many NBA free agents, being a restricted free agent isn't a bad thing—if you want to stay with your current team, that is. But for some players who actually want to get out of town, being a restricted free agent is a big problem...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 1,036 reads 0 comments

  7. Could Sacramento Kings Trade Up with Charlotte Bobcats for No. 2 Pick?

    According to Alex Kennedy of Hoopsworld , the Charlotte Bobcats are open to trading the No. 2 overall selection. Should the Sacramento Kings jump in and try to trade for the pick? At the right price, absolutely...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 5,334 reads 50 comments

  8. 2012 NBA Draft Order: Draft Day Scenarios for Sacramento Kings

    Lady luck has not been kind to the Sacramento Kings lottery chances in recent memory—but at least this year she was fair. For the first time in three seasons, the Sacramento Kings did not see their pick fall in the NBA Lottery...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 5,238 reads 20 comments

  9. NBA Draft 2012: Will Andre Drummond Be the Next Hasheem Thabeet?

    Have you ever heard the phrase "Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it"? History will repeat itself on June 28, when some team near the top of the NBA draft will select UConn big man Andre Drummond...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 6,733 reads 46 comments

  10. 15 NBA Stars You Would Be Embarrassed to Have as a Facebook Friend

    We all have those friends. Those Facebook friends we don't know why we friended. Some are the ones you actually don't know them. Some are the ones who just post non-stop. And some are the ones whose posts would give your dear Grandma a heart attack...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 523 reads 1 comments

  11. 2012 NBA Draft Order: Who Should Trade Down in the Draft for Proven Talent?

    The NBA lottery has come and gone with only one minor change to the original order—in case you haven't heard already, the New Orleans Hornets jumped the top three and get the honor of drafting Anthony Davis...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about 2 years ago 6,190 reads 10 comments

  12. NBA Draft Lottery 2012: Jared Sullinger and 3 Draft Steals Toward End of Lottery

    In 2011, Jared Sullinger was considered one of the best prospects in college basketball and was a sure-fire top five selection. Now, just a year later he could possibly fall out of the lottery picks in the 2012 NBA Draft come June...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 209 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Draft 2012: A Conspiracy Theorists' Guide to the Lottery

    On Wednesday night, the NBA will host the 2012 NBA Draft Lottery—also known as the most rigged day in professional sports...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 2,125 reads 8 comments

  14. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: A Full 2-Round Mock for Lottery Week

    In the midst of the fervor of the NBA playoffs comes the NBA Draft Lottery, the day that blows up all of these old mock drafts...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 16,030 reads 84 comments

  15. NBA Free Agency 2012: 10 Players Sacramento Kings Must Consider for Next Season

    In the past few years, Sacramento has relied on the draft to add most of their new players. Free agency has, for the most part, slipped by quietly for the Kings organization...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 5,172 reads 12 comments

  16. Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins Named to USA Men's Select Team

    USA Basketball announced today the 13 members of its Select Team and named Sacramento center, DeMarcus Cousins to the squad...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 1,773 reads 2 comments

  17. NBA Free Agency 2012: 8 Teams That Must Be Aggressive on the Open Market

    With the basketball world caught up in the NBA Playoff madness, it's easy to overlook the coming offseason. That would be a serious mistake, however, considering that we could see one of the deeper free agencies in recent memory...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 9,581 reads 23 comments

  18. NBA Stars Who Have Never Sniffed the Playoffs

    The 2012 NBA playoffs are in full swing, and for a good group of players, this year was their first chance at making the second season...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 563 reads 1 comments

  19. Sacramento Kings: 5 Reasons Why It Would Be Foolish to Deal Tyreke Evans

    In 2009, Tyreke Evans could do no wrong. He was the soon-to-be Rookie of the Year, was actually winning some games and had given the Sacramento Kings fans something to believe in again...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 5,147 reads 43 comments

  20. Reasons the San Antonio Spurs Will Shock the NBA in the Playoffs

    Last years' first round upset loss to the Memphis Grizzlies should have slammed shut the window of opportunity for the San Antonio Spurs ' championship hopes...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 999 reads 3 comments

  21. How the Sacramento Kings Can Improve in the 2012 NBA Draft

    This season has been an utter disappointment for the Sacramento Kings and their fans. The team, which has gone through stretches of greatness, have lost seven of their last nine and now sit with the fourth-worst record in the NBA ...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 2,502 reads 4 comments

  22. 5 Reasons the Los Angeles Clippers Would Beat the Lakers in a 7-Game Series

    If there are basketball gods out there, they will find a way to match up the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers in the playoffs. This, of course, isn't likely at this point...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 11,738 reads 123 comments

  23. What Sacramento Kings Can Learn from NBA's Top Teams

    Last night, the Sacramento Kings faced off at home against the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs . While the Kings stuck with the Spurs in the first two quarters and were down just a ...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 1,108 reads 0 comments

  24. Worst First-Round Playoff Matchups for the San Antonio Spurs

    Last year, the San Antonio Spurs became just the fourth team in NBA history to lose in the first round as a No. 1 seed...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 3,914 reads 3 comments

  25. Power Ranking Isaiah Thomas with This Year's Most Surprising Rookie Successes

    The second round of the NBA Draft rarely produces meaningful talent. For every Michael Redd or Manu Ginobili that has come out of the second round, there are hundreds of players who failed to play on an NBA team, let alone make an impact on the league...

    Bryant West Written by Bryant West about over 2 years ago 2,054 reads 4 comments