1. Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for New Orleans Pelicans

    With no draft picks added in the last two years, the New Orleans Pelicans must look to free agency as their primary means of rounding out the roster...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 15 days ago 4,719 reads 13 comments

  2. Undrafted Free Agents Who Would Be Steals for New Orleans Pelicans

    The New Orleans Pelicans organization was without a choice in the 2014 NBA draft thanks to its 2013 trade that sent then-pick Nerlens Noel and this year’s selection to the Philadelphia 76ers for Jrue Holiday...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 29 days ago 3,682 reads 14 comments

  3. Was Jrue Holiday Worth Pelicans Losing Nerlens Noel and 2014 Draft Pick?

    The 2014 draft lottery left the New Orleans Pelicans without a selection slot due to a 2013 transaction that sent Nerlens Noel and this year’s would-be position to the Philadelphia 76ers for Jrue Holiday ...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 1 month ago 44,820 reads 184 comments

  4. Chicago Bulls' Biggest 2014 NBA Draft Needs

    With two first-round picks at their disposal, the Chicago Bulls have a great opportunity to fill some needs in the 2014 NBA draft ...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 1 month ago 28,339 reads 88 comments

  5. Ideal Trade Partners for Chicago Bulls to Trade Up/Down in 2014 Draft

    The Chicago Bulls have two first-round picks in the 2014 NBA draft, and that puts them in prime position to execute some swaps when the enlisting commences...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 1 month ago 25,698 reads 101 comments

  6. Players the Chicago Bulls Should Let Go This Offseason

    The Chicago Bulls are in a position to make some significant roster moves during the 2014 transaction period, and a few of the current players are bound to be casualties of the NBA ’s business end...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 2 months ago 26,306 reads 66 comments

  7. Building the Ultimate Highlight Reel from New Orleans Pelicans' Regular Season

    Even though the New Orleans Pelicans finished the regular season with a 34-48 record and last place standing in the Southwest Division, there were still some unbelievable moments along the way...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 3 months ago 973 reads 4 comments

  8. New Orleans Pelicans Core Needs Another Season Together

    The secret to good New Orleans gumbo is allowing the ingredients to marinate together. That philosophy should be applied to the New Orleans Pelicans , thus allowing their core guys another year to show their collective value...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 3 months ago 2,792 reads 36 comments

  9. Chicago Bulls' Free Agency Wish List

    The option to amnesty Carlos Boozer coupled with the possibility that the NBA may raise the salary cap and luxury-tax threshold for the 2014-15 season ( per Marc Stein of ESPN...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 3 months ago 5,696 reads 19 comments

  10. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Atlanta Hawks Player

    The Atlanta Hawks will post their first losing record since the 2006-07 season, but they are still a playoff club thanks to an anemic Eastern Conference...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 3 months ago 2,511 reads 4 comments

  11. The Most Important Free Agent for Chicago Bulls to Land This Offseason

    Landing Nikola Mirotic should be the Chicago Bulls ’ top priority this summer. Now, he is not a free agent as defined by the NBA ; however, Chicago can negotiate for his services just like they could for any other untethered athlete...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 4 months ago 7,202 reads 6 comments

  12. Key Advantages for the Chicago Bulls in the Playoffs

    While higher seeding can contribute to success in the playoffs, effectively exploiting advantages are just as important for winning. The Chicago Bulls definitely have a few things working in their favor as they gear up for the second season...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 4 months ago 12,345 reads 34 comments

  13. Projecting Chicago Bulls' 2014 Free-Agency Big Board

    The Chicago Bulls are poised to be big participants in the 2014 free-agency market, and the team is probably eyeing quite a few players...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 4 months ago 17,089 reads 106 comments

  14. An Early Look at the Chicago Bulls' 2014 NBA Free-Agency Plans

    The better-than-expected play of the Chicago Bulls has been great for the fans, but the longing to return to their contending form still lingers...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 4 months ago 7,381 reads 10 comments

  15. Ranking Potential First-Round Playoff Opponents for the Chicago Bulls

    As the 2014 NBA playoff picture starts to become clearer, it seems prudent to evaluate the teams that the Chicago Bulls may face in a first-round series. Looking at the current Eastern Conference standings , the No...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 5 months ago 10,662 reads 51 comments

  16. Chicago Bulls Will Still Be a Dangerous Opponent During NBA Playoffs

    These Chicago Bulls have even less star power than they did a season ago, yet they will still be a daunting challenger for any of their conference contemporaries when the NBA playoffs begin...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 5 months ago 2,569 reads 8 comments

  17. What Chicago Bulls Must Do Between Now and Start of NBA Playoffs

    Despite losing Derrick Rose to another season-ending injury and trading away utility-man extraordinaire Luol Deng , the Chicago Bulls are in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff hunt...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 5 months ago 8,547 reads 18 comments

  18. Grading Chicago Bulls' NBA Trade Deadline Performance

    The Chicago Bulls ’ trade activity peaked and plunged in January. Evaluating these transactions involves an analysis of numerous factors, but a fair assessment can be gleaned ...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 5 months ago 4,377 reads 9 comments

  19. Grading Every Key Milwaukee Bucks Player Heading into NBA All-Star Break

    The first half of the 2013-14 campaign has been underwhelming for the Milwaukee Bucks , but it is still important to evaluate the squad’s essential contributors as a means of gauging hope for the future...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 5 months ago 1,418 reads 4 comments

  20. Under the Radar Moves Chicago Bulls Could Make

    The Chicago Bulls have been a pretty busy team when engaging in the trade market. A blockbuster swap may not be on the team’s agenda, but that doesn’t mean they should bow out of exploring options...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 6 months ago 6,143 reads 10 comments

  21. Should Derrick Rose Try to Come Back This Season?

    Considering that Chicago Bulls management traded away the team’s second-best player in Luol Deng and are without their superstar for a second consecutive season, it can be argued that remaining near ...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 6 months ago 21,399 reads 110 comments

  22. Should the Chicago Bulls Trade Away Mike Dunleavy This Season?

    With the Chicago Bulls already trading away two players, one of them being long-time team member Luol Deng , it’s very easy to speculate on who will be the next to go...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 6 months ago 3,219 reads 35 comments

  23. Chicago Bulls' 2014 NBA Trade Deadline Shopping List

    Even with the luxury tax relief gained by trading for and waiving Andrew Bynum, the Chicago Bulls could stand to explore a few more player transactions to address some personnel needs...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 6 months ago 28,717 reads 104 comments

  24. Chicago Bulls Players Who Should Receive Less Playing Time

    Tom Thibodeau has had to juggle quite a few lineups this season, and even with all of his rotational ingenuity, there are a number of his players who could stand to sit a few more minutes...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 7 months ago 4,312 reads 5 comments

  25. How Tyreke Evans Is Overcoming Painfully Slow Start with New Orleans Pelicans

    Tyreke Evans is finally becoming the consistent contributor the New Orleans Pelicans organization needs him to be...

    James Davis Written by James Davis about 7 months ago 2,194 reads 6 comments