1. Predicting Sacramento Kings' Opening Day Rotation

    The Sacramento Kings have options. With such a wide range of players, the Kings have choices for their opening-day rotation...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 162 reads 30 comments

  2. NBA Free Agents 2012: Teams Who Were Insane to Match Offer Sheets

    Despite the 2011 NBA lockout, it still seems general managers have yet to learn the danger of signing players who are not superstars to long-term, lucrative contracts. Two teams recently were insane to match such offer sheets for their players...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 1,746 reads 0 comments

  3. DeMarcus Cousins and Sacramento Kings' Frontcourt Will Overpower NBA in 2013

    DeMarcus Cousins has the potential to become one of the best centers in the NBA . With the addition of Thomas Robinson and the re-signing of Jason Thompson , the Sacramento Kings have assembled potentially an overpowering frontcourt...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 3,230 reads 14 comments

  4. NBA Free Agency 2012: 7 Most Underrated Players Still Left on the Market

    Although most of the big-name NBA free agents have already been swooped on and signed, there are still some underrated players left on the market that could be valuable commodities on a roster...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 26,903 reads 26 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers: Why the Steve Nash Acquisition Is Not Enough

    Following the out of nowhere sign-and-trade for future Hall of Fame point guard Steve Nash, Los Angeles Lakers ' fans and media members began asking, "Alright, now when's Dwight ...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 9,703 reads 73 comments

  6. Derrick Rose: Does Star's Injury Mean the Bulls Should Tank the 2013 NBA Season?

    I'm sure you've heard the comparisons of the upcoming 2012-13 Chicago Bulls season to that of the 1996-97 San Antonio Spurs ...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 13,142 reads 52 comments

  7. Golden State Warriors: Biggest Reasons for Hope in 2013

    There are many reasons why Warriors fans should be excited for the upcoming 2012-13 season. Out of all the 2012 NBA lottery teams, the Golden State Warriors may have the most ready roster in order to compete for a spot in the postseason...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 4,766 reads 9 comments

  8. Undrafted NBA Free Agents 2012: 3 Defensive Stoppers

    Just because the 2012 NBA draft is over, doesn't mean NBA teams can't find talent from the pool of undrafted NBA free agents . If front offices look close, there are a handful of players available that can be strong defenders at the next level...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 2,153 reads 1 comments

  9. Russell Westbrook and the NBA's 10 Most Unfairly Criticized Players

    Now that LeBron James has finally won a NBA championship, there's a new guy that has replaced him as the No. 1 most unfairly criticized player in the NBA—Russell Westbrook...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 22,306 reads 153 comments

  10. NBA Draft 2012: 5 GM's Who Are Drafting to Keep Their Job

    The upcoming 2012 NBA draft is very crucial for the careers of five general managers. They are drafting to keep their jobs because of past mistakes in the draft, free agency, coaching hires and trades...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 6,323 reads 11 comments

  11. Chris Paul: Why the Point Guard May Spurn L.A. Clippers After Next Season

    The idea of Chris Paul playing for the Los Angeles Clippers long-term is nice, but it's not set in stone...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 204 reads 25 comments

  12. 15 NBA Players Who Will Be Stars by 2015

    The NBA is filled with young players that have the potential to be stars by 2015. We are currently watching the careers of many of the great players from the '90s come to an end...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 90,824 reads 444 comments

  13. Chicago Bulls: Steve Nash Makes No Sense for Derrick Rose's Team

    The idea of Steve Nash wearing a Chicago Bulls ' uniform next season is nice in theory, but it's more fantasy than reality...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 5,997 reads 32 comments

  14. Los Angeles Clippers: Why the Clips Are Still a Few Years Away from a Title

    The Los Angeles Clippers , who for years were known as the "other" basketball team in southern California, recently finished its most successful season in the franchise's history...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 1,052 reads 3 comments

  15. Chicago Bulls: The 2012-13 Bulls Can Follow the Blueprint of the 1996-97 Spurs

    Derrick Rose will miss significant time recovering from his torn ACL , leaving the Chicago Bulls in an interesting situation. The Bulls will be good enough to make the playoffs next season even without Rose...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 4,262 reads 4 comments

  16. Steve Nash and the 10 Best Veteran Free Agents Available This Summer

    Steve Nash and a horde of other famous veteran NBA players are set to become free agents this summer. Along with Nash, this year's crop of veteran free agents is vast...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about over 2 years ago 59,373 reads 91 comments

  17. NBA Draft Lottery 2012: Ranking the Lottery Teams That Need No. 1 Spot the Most

    The 2012 NBA Draft Lottery is set for Wednesday. Every one of the struggling franchises participating in Wednesday's lottery desperately needs the No. 1 pick. Some more than others...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 199 reads 2 comments

  18. NBA Draft Lottery 2012: Which Playoff Teams Will Try to Deal for a Lottery Pick?

    The 2012 NBA Draft Lottery is Wednesday in Times Square, New York City. This means the NBA draft is right around the corner—the event where every NBA team will look to replenish ...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 1,439 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Playoffs 2012: Oklahoma City Thunder and Who's Hot, Who's Not in the NBA

    As the second round of the NBA playoffs comes to an end, Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder have officially risen to the top of the Western Conference. They are playing as well as any playoff team in recent memory...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 2,069 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Playoffs 2012: San Antonio Spurs and the Week Ahead

    The San Antonio Spurs will spend the next few days resting up for the Western Conference Finals as the other six teams will each have a crucial Game 5 in their respective Round 2 NBA playoff series...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 2,452 reads 2 comments

  21. NBA Playoffs 2012: Who's Hot, Who's Not in the Second Round?

    The second round of the NBA playoffs is here, and that means another edition of "Who's Hot and Who's Not." Round 2 started off with a bang in the Western Conference. The two higher seeded teams look far superior over their Los Angeles foes...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 259 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Playoffs 2012: Previewing the Second Round Action in the Week Ahead

    Round 2 of the NBA postseason is finally here. Each playoff series has its own unique set of storylines that will surely make for an interesting week in the NBA. Out in the West, the four teams left have yet to get their hands on each other...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 563 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Playoffs 2012: Who's Hot, Who's Not?

    The first round of the NBA postseason has almost come to an end. Compared to last season's first round, this year has been kind of a blunder. That has not taken away from the exciting plays and the individual marvels of the league's superstars...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 414 reads 3 comments

  24. NBA Playoffs 2012: The Week Ahead

    Chicago Bulls (No. 1) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (No. 8) Following Derrick Rose 's season ending ACL tear, Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau had this to say: "Derrick is not only a great player, he’s a great teammate, a great person...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 501 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Rumors: 4 Teams That Must Steal Tyreke Evans out of Sacramento

    Tyreke Evans may no longer be considered a franchise player, but he could still salvage his career in a new environment. According to Ailene Voisin of the Sacramento Bee , Evans could be traded in the offseason...

    Branden FitzPatrick Written by Branden FitzPatrick about almost 3 years ago 4,874 reads 37 comments