1. Houston Rockets: Latest Trade Rumors, Free-Agent News, Draft Buzz

    The Houston Rockets missed the playoffs by just two games, and have since been forced to watch the action from home and ponder how they'll make sure they don't miss out next year...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 14,680 reads 24 comments

  2. NBA Rumors: Why Eric Gordon Isn't Worth a Max Contract

    Eric Gordon played all of nine games in a contract year with the New Orleans Hornets . What he did in that time was nice. However, Hornets management hasn’t seen enough of him to go all out to keep him...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 1,428 reads 1 comments

  3. 2012 NBA Draft Lottery: What Do New Orleans Hornets Do If They Drop from Top 5?

    The New Orleans Hornets are counting on getting a high-impact player with their first pick this June. That pick in the first round is ranked fourth heading into the draft lottery, and they have a 13...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 781 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Draft Lottery 2012: 10 Prospects with Major Red Flags

    Several prospects for the upcoming NBA draft have concerns that may cause teams to reflect on whether or not they really want that player. A player might struggle with making an impact...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 1,939 reads 6 comments

  5. Dallas Cowboys: Could Bill Nagy Make It at Center?

    The Dallas Cowboys struggled at center last season, with a new starter at the position for the first time since 2006. Phil Costa had his share of bumps along the road, and now the position is up for grabs...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 3,325 reads 6 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball 2012: Adam Dunn Bouncing Back to Have a Career Year

    Adam Dunn did all the Chicago White Sox needed to be done in the sixth inning of their victory against the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 1,170 reads 4 comments

  7. 2012 NBA Draft Order: Breaking Down 10 Teams in Position to Make Impact Pick

    In the 2012 NBA draft, some teams with lottery picks will have the opportunity to choose players who could make a huge impact on the team...

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  8. NBA Draft Lottery 2012: Anthony Davis Is a Must If New Orleans Hornets Pick 1st

    The New Orleans Hornets are in a good position in the draft lottery. With its first pick ranked fourth, New Orleans is positioned to get a difference maker with that pick...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 1,898 reads 6 comments

  9. NBA Playoffs 2012: What Ridiculous Winning Streak Means for San Antonio Spurs

    The San Antonio Spurs kicked into gear in the fourth quarter to rally from a nine-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 4,750 reads 5 comments

  10. NBA Trade Speculation: Which Memphis Grizzlies Contract-Year Player Will Go?

    The Memphis Grizzlies will likely be contenders to reach the NBA Finals next season. With Zach Randolph heading into what should be a full season of play after missing most of this ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 3,253 reads 3 comments

  11. 7 Contenders That Will Roll out Red Carpet for OJ Mayo

    O.J. Mayo is about to go from being a player who had been one of the hottest names on the trade wire for the last two seasons to being a hot name on the free-agent market...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 7,641 reads 25 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers: 7 Cheap Free Agents Who Can Improve Team Next Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers may be heading into the offseason in disappointment. The Lakers lost in the Western Conference semifinals for the second straight year after winning the NBA finals twice in a row and five times in 11 years...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 16,618 reads 33 comments

  13. NFL Trade Rumors: Dallas Cowboys Should Stand Their Ground on Mike Jenkins

    Dallas Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins pushed the saga surrounding his trade status to another front on Monday. Jenkins decided to boycott organized team activities, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 4,509 reads 13 comments

  14. NBA Free Agency 2012: Why Samuel Dalembert Must Be Re-Signed by Houston Rockets

    Samuel Dalembert is a solid defensive player who, when effective, made the Houston Rockets passable on defense. Dalembert blocks shots like few others and does a fine job rebounding...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 2,140 reads 7 comments

  15. Memphis Grizzlies: 4 Reasons Why 2012-13 Will Be Their Best Year

    The Memphis Grizzlies had a disappointing finish to a very strong season. The Grizzlies lost to the Los Angeles Clippers in seven games after earning their best winning percentage ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 3,965 reads 9 comments

  16. Chicago White Sox: Can Dayan Viciedo Build off His Hot Streak?

    Dayan Viciedo has been on a hot streak in the last week with a seven-game hitting streak. The Chicago White Sox left fielder has put up power numbers he couldn't manage to reach before the streak...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 708 reads 2 comments

  17. NBA Free Agency 2012: Free Agents Whose Stock Is Soaring in the Playoffs

    Roy Hibbert of the Indiana Pacers is among dozens of players in this year’s playoffs with much to play for...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 6,158 reads 15 comments

  18. DeMarcus Ware: Is Dallas Cowboys OLB Worthy of Being Named 3rd Best in NFL?

    DeMarcus Ware received a nice honor by being named the third-best player in the NFL by CBSSports.com's Pete Prisco in his list of the top 100 players. The Dallas Cowboys pass-rusher is the highest defensive player ranked on the list...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 4,650 reads 27 comments

  19. Orlando Hudson to White Sox: Should Gordon Beckham Be Worried?

    Orlando Hudson signed with the Chicago White Sox on Saturday, according to ESPNChicago . The signing of Hudson adds a dimension to a White Sox infield that had been short on depth...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 1,790 reads 12 comments

  20. Rudy Gay: Should He Remain the Memphis Grizzlies' Go-to Scorer?

    Rudy Gay gave the Memphis Grizzlies some questionable moments in the first-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers . He missed two buzzer beaters and had a horrible shooting game when he took more shots than he should have...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 1,564 reads 5 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball 2012: Paul Konerko Is a Top First-Base Option

    Paul Konerko of the Chicago White Sox has long been considered just an above-average slugging first baseman. Many have written him off as a good slugger who isn't one of the top 10 sluggers at the position...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 495 reads 5 comments

  22. 2012 NBA Draft: 5 Prospects New Orleans Hornets Should Consider

    The New Orleans Hornets will enter the draft with needs in almost every area. The Hornets need shooters, a rebounder, a three-point shooter and more...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 3,835 reads 15 comments

  23. NBA Free Agents 2012: How 4 Memphis Grizzlies Affected Stock in Playoffs

    The Memphis Grizzlies received big performances from some players, but those were largely from players who they had locked up. Marc Gasol rallied hard in the last three games. Zach Randolph built himself up through the first six games...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 5,936 reads 9 comments

  24. NBA Playoffs History: One-Hit Wonders of NBA Playoffs Past

    Serge Ibaka and Kenneth Faried are among those who have broken out to have their best playoff performances to this point in their careers. Ibaka is doing it in his third season and Faried did it in his rookie year...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 356 reads 3 comments

  25. Chris Sale: Chicago White Sox Can't Let Sale Become Next Joba Chamberlain

    Chris Sale made an underwhelming return to the Chicago White Sox 's starting rotation on Saturday. Still, hopefully Sale is there to stay...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about almost 3 years ago 804 reads 9 comments