1. Enes Kanter Not Worth Reported Asking Price For Oklahoma City Thunder

    The Oklahoma City Thunder would be making a costly mistake if they give in to the reported contract demands of restricted free agent Enes Kanter ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 day ago 33,344 reads 90 comments

  2. Why Cameron Payne Can Become the Latest Oklahoma City Thunder Draft Steal

    Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti has a knack for coming up with draft-day steals, and 2015 first-round pick Cameron Payne should be the latest one...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 3 days ago 16,496 reads 32 comments

  3. Why Oklahoma City Thunder Should Explore Trade for Anthony Bennett

    The Oklahoma City Thunder should take a chance on salvaging the career of Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Bennett . While the former No...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 5 days ago 25,511 reads 79 comments

  4. Report-Card Grades for the Oklahoma City Thunder 2015 NBA Draft

    The Oklahoma City Thunder resisted the urge to make a big splash at the 2015 NBA draft. Instead, the team left the Barclays Center with the player it reportedly promised to take ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 8 days ago 17,435 reads 10 comments

  5. Oklahoma City Thunder Rumors: Buying or Selling Gossip Ahead of 2015 NBA Draft

    The weeks leading up to the NBA draft are typically a time of rumors, gossip and anticipation. While the Oklahoma City Thunder haven't generated as much buzz as some of the other ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 10 days ago 20,383 reads 39 comments

  6. The Oklahoma City Thunder's Championship Window Remains Wide Open

    Despite finishing a season that fell just short of a playoff berth, the Oklahoma City Thunder 's championship window remains open going forward. Assuming Kevin Durant and Co...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 12 days ago 20,192 reads 113 comments

  7. Billy Donovan Setting Table for Epic First Season with OKC Thunder

    Billy Donovan has only been the Oklahoma City Thunder head coach for two months, but he's laying the groundwork for a successful NBA career before his inaugural season begins...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 15 days ago 17,950 reads 36 comments

  8. Dwyane Wade Would Be the NBA's Most Fascinating Free Agent on 2015 Open Market

    If he opts out of his current deal, which is the overwhelming expectation, the Miami Heat 's Dwyane Wade would become the most fascinating free agent to watch this summer...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 17 days ago 83,484 reads 240 comments

  9. Stanley Johnson Is the Answer to Oklahoma City Thunder's Small Forward Problem

    The Oklahoma City Thunder lack a legitimate backup small forward to superstar Kevin Durant and have very few players who can make an impact at both ends of the court...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 19 days ago 14,252 reads 50 comments

  10. New York Knicks Could Go Any Direction at the 2015 NBA Draft

    The New York Knicks may not have walked out of the NBA draft lottery with a top-three pick, but they did end up with a nice consolation prize: power. With many needs and plenty of potential directions to go in, the team's selection with the No...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 22 days ago 64,159 reads 229 comments

  11. Potential Trade-Down Targets for Oklahoma City Thunder During the 2015 NBA Draft

    Who could the Oklahoma City Thunder target if they decide to trade down from the No. 14 overall pick in this month's NBA draft? Unlike most teams picking in the lottery, the ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 24 days ago 20,353 reads 43 comments

  12. 3 Under-the-Radar 2015 NBA Free Agents for Oklahoma City Thunder to Pursue

    The Oklahoma City Thunder have never been known for making a huge splash in free agency, and this summer shouldn't be any different...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 26 days ago 15,428 reads 15 comments

  13. Why Anthony Morrow Should Start for Oklahoma City Thunder Next Season

    When the Oklahoma City Thunder open next season, Anthony Morrow should be the team's starting shooting guard...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 29 days ago 17,957 reads 68 comments

  14. Mason Plumlee Trade Would Be Big Mistake for Brooklyn Nets' Future

    With very few assets to build toward the future, the Brooklyn Nets would be making a mistake by trading young center Mason Plumlee this summer...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 6,515 reads 29 comments

  15. Why Mitch McGary Can Be the Oklahoma City Thunder's Next Breakout Player

    Mitch McGary didn't play much as a rookie, but there were enough promising signs to believe he could be a breakout player for the Oklahoma City Thunder next season...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 14,236 reads 29 comments

  16. 5 Most Realistic Options for Oklahoma City Thunder in the 2015 NBA Draft

    Assuming the Oklahoma City Thunder keep the No. 14 overall pick in the NBA draft, whose name has a realistic chance of being called when the team goes on the clock? After missing ...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 16,413 reads 73 comments

  17. Nikola Pekovic's Future Now in Immediate Question with Minnesota Timberwolves

    Now that the Minnesota Timberwolves have been awarded the No. 1 overall pick, Nikola Pekovic 's days in the North Star state appear to be numbered...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 15,721 reads 38 comments

  18. Oklahoma City Thunder Should Trade No. 14 Pick in 2015 NBA Draft

    The Oklahoma City Thunder are in a good spot entering the June 25 NBA draft. The team has a solid roster, limited needs and a selection inside the lottery...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 26,551 reads 114 comments

  19. Should Monty Williams Have a Spot on Billy Donovan's OKC Thunder Coaching Staff?

    As he prepares for his NBA debut, new Oklahoma City Thunder coach Billy Donovan is looking for experienced basketball minds to round out his staff and help smooth his transition from college to the pros...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 9,617 reads 11 comments

  20. Why Alvin Gentry Is the Right Coach for the New Orleans Pelicans' Future

    The Golden State Warriors ' Alvin Gentry is the right guy to lead the New Orleans Pelicans as their next head coach...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 6,047 reads 30 comments

  21. Why the Philadelphia 76ers Could Be NBA's Most Intriguing Team This Offseason

    The Philadelphia 76ers are in position to make a big splash this summer. Armed with a plethora of draft picks and plenty of cap space, the team can continue building on a young roster and start its climb up the NBA ladder...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 20,516 reads 38 comments

  22. 9 NBA Free Agents with Clear Red Flags Entering 2015 Offseason

    Before a franchise agrees to make a large financial commitment to a marquee free agent, it should be aware of the possible pitfalls that are involved. Unfortunately, NBA players do not come with any visible warning labels or a Carfax report...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 58,085 reads 82 comments

  23. 5 NBA Teams That Should Consider a Potential Tiago Splitter Trade

    NBA teams that are looking for a quality starting center should give the San Antonio Spurs a call about Tiago Splitter . According to ESPN...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 5,876 reads 6 comments

  24. Why Damian Lillard Holds All the Cards to the Portland Trail Blazers' Future

    The future of the Portland Trail Blazers could soon become the present. With LaMarcus Aldridge and Wesley Matthews hitting free agency this summer, Damian Lillard is in position to inherit the torch as the new face of the franchise...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 10,760 reads 31 comments

  25. Signing LaMarcus Aldridge Would Keep San Antonio Spurs' Dynasty Going

    The San Antonio Spurs can extend the longevity of one of the greatest dynasties in professional basketball by signing Portland Trail Blazers All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge this summer...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 1 month ago 74,615 reads 245 comments