1. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: The Biggest Red Flag for Every 1st-Round Pick

    Anthony Davis may be the presumed No. 1 pick in the draft. However, he's not a guaranteed star. Like any other player, Davis has his flaws. Those issues may keep him from becoming the perennial All-Star that some imagine him to become...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 5,898 reads 20 comments

  2. NBA Trade Rumors: Sniping Rudy Gay Talk Shows Heisley's Belief in Grizzlies Core

    Rudy Gay had become one of the biggest names on the trade rumor mill last week, but Memphis Grizzlies owner Michael Heisley put an end to that talk on Friday. Heisley told The Commercial Appeal that Gay will not be traded...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 1,862 reads 4 comments

  3. Kevin Garnett: 5 Teams That Could Snatch KG Away in Free Agency

    Kevin Garnett has reached a crossroad now that his five-year tenure with the Boston Celtics looks to have come to an end with the Game 7 loss to the Miami Heat. At age 36, Garnett must decide whether it's time to retire or ink a new contract somewhere...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 11,512 reads 16 comments

  4. Why Houston Rockets Are Better Off Without Kyle Lowry

    The Houston Rockets are facing some uncertainty in their backcourt with Kyle Lowry demanding to be traded. Lowry told the Houston Chronicle that he couldn't stay in Houston with Kevin McHale coaching the Rockets...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 3,260 reads 17 comments

  5. NBA Trade Rumors: Trading Rudy Gay Would Hurt Memphis Grizzlies' Title Chances

    Rudy Gay was the hero for the Memphis Grizzlies during the regular season, and he did a decent job against the Los Angeles Clippers in the playoffs. Now, as Hoopsworld has reported , the Grizzlies are rumored to be shopping Gay...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 2,862 reads 16 comments

  6. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Highlighting Defensive-Stoppers and Offensive Stars

    Several players in the NBA draft , from Bradley Beal to Festus Ezeli, will be sought by teams that are interested in their prowess on a particular end of the court. Beal is an intriguing prospect because of his all-around shooting ability...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 2,693 reads 13 comments

  7. NBA Playoffs 2012: Lottery-Bound Teams Who Will Make Postseason Next Year

    The Milwaukee Bucks came close to making the playoffs, but fell into the lottery-pick range instead. The Bucks won six of seven in early April to pull within a half game of the New York Knicks for eighth place in the East...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 28,589 reads 236 comments

  8. NBA Trade Rumors: Would Memphis Grizzlies Really Deal Rudy Gay?

    Rudy Gay bounced back quite well for the Memphis Grizzlies this season after suffering a season-ending injury last February. After Zach Randolph went down with a partially torn MCL, Gay rallied the Grizzlies to finish fourth in the West...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 2,943 reads 9 comments

  9. John Danks Injury: Chicago White Sox Taking Proper Caution with Their Ace

    John Danks won't be back in the Chicago White Sox 's rotation this week, according to the Chicago Tribune ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 282 reads 9 comments

  10. NBA Rumors: 5 Potential Third Teams That Could Help Chicago Bulls Land Pau Gasol

    Pau Gasol seems like a likely candidate to be traded by the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason. Gasol has started to decline. Also, as noted by ESPNLA , Gasol and Kobe Bryant aren't getting along...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 147 reads 112 comments

  11. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: How All 60 Picks Will Play out

    After a good amount of anticipation, the NBA draft lottery sorted out which teams will pick in what slots in the NBA draft on June 28. The New Orleans Hornets came out as big winners by jumping to the No...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about over 2 years ago 264,847 reads 68 comments

  12. Chicago White Sox: Hawk Harrelson Went Too Far When Harping on Mark Wegner

    Hawk Harrelson has been fun for Chicago White Sox fans to listen to during TV broadcasts of White Sox games, but sometimes he gets out of hand when he bashes umpires...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about over 2 years ago 3,551 reads 93 comments

  13. NFL Rumors: Could Plaxico Burress Be Dallas Cowboys' Answer at No. 3 Receiver?

    The Dallas Cowboys will have a fun competition for the No. 3 receiver slot. Since Laurent Robinson signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars , the Cowboys have had an uncertain outlook at the position...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about over 2 years ago 11,946 reads 47 comments

  14. 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 over 2 years ago 14,592 reads 24 comments

  15. 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 over 2 years ago 1,420 reads 1 comments

  16. 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 over 2 years ago 769 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 over 2 years ago 1,917 reads 6 comments

  18. 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 over 2 years ago 3,220 reads 6 comments

  19. 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 over 2 years ago 1,147 reads 4 comments

  20. 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...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about over 2 years ago 430 reads 11 comments

  21. 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 over 2 years ago 1,877 reads 6 comments

  22. 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 over 2 years ago 4,623 reads 5 comments

  23. 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 over 2 years ago 3,232 reads 3 comments

  24. 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 over 2 years ago 7,614 reads 25 comments

  25. 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 over 2 years ago 16,595 reads 33 comments