Dwyane Wade open to leaving Miami Heat in NBA free agency?

Pat Riley and the Miami Heat have been put on notice—Dwyane Wade could leave in 2016 NBA free agency if the negotiations don’t go his way. Sounds silly, right? Wade has been with the team since 2003 and even helped the Heat land LeBron James and Chris Bosh. Him leaving would be as weird as […]

Carmelo Anthony recruiting Kevin Durant for Knicks

Carmelo Anthony would love nothing more than to team up with Kevin Durant on the New York Knicks. Fueled by Phil Jackson’s shovel that has dug the team out of a hole, the Knicks stand in a position to make a big splash this summer after having already added Derrick Rose via trade and Kristaps […]

Mavericks to steal Hassan Whiteside in free agency?

All the talk concerning the Miami Heat and Los Angeles Lakers is nice when it comes to star center Hassan Whiteside—just don’t forget the Dallas Mavericks. Remember those Mavericks? The team with Dirk Nowitzki (who will surely re-sign this summer) that almost landed DeAndre Jordan last summer before an odd change of heart sent him […]

Hornets ‘fearful’ of losing Jeremy Lin in free agency

The Charlotte Hornets have much to worry about going into 2016 NBA free agency. The Hornets shocked most of the globe and put up 48 wins to land sixth in the Eastern Conference, earning a playoff bid and taking the Miami Heat to seven games before bowing out. Now the front office to find a […]

Warriors covet Al Horford, Hassan Whiteside, Nicolas Batum after Kevin Durant

In a perfect world, the Golden State Warriors forget the embarrassing, historic loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2016 NBA Finals by snagging Kevin Durant in free agency. If not, the Warriors have their eyes on other major names such as Al Horford, Hassan Whiteside and Nicolas Batum. Marcus Thompson of The Mercury News […]

Thunder hope Serge Ibaka trade convinces Kevin Durant to return

The Oklahoma City Thunder pulled off the most stunning move of the 2016 NBA draft by shipping away veteran forward Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic and getting guard Victor Oladipo in return.’s Royce Young shared the full details of the trade, one in which some might consider the Thunder pulling a forward-looking move […]

Rockets called 76ers about Nerlens Noel trade ahead of 2016 NBA draft

If the Houston Rockets contacting the Philadelphia 76ers about a Nerlens Noel trade is any sign, the Dwight Howard era in Houston is truly over. Howard opted out of his contract and will hit free agency this summer, which isn’t much of a surprise after a trio of awkward years playing with James Harden. Oh, […]

Clippers making calls about trading up in 2016 NBA draft

The Los Angeles Clippers haven’t made much in the way of headlines since Blake Griffin punched a staff member and the team later blew a 2-0 advantage against the Portland Trail Blazers in the Western Conference quarterfinals. Still, the Clippers sound like a team ready to step back into the limelight during Thursday’s NBA draft, […]

Celtics could steal Kris Dunn in 2016 NBA draft, then deal him

Many consider the Boston Celtics one of the biggest losers of the 2016 NBA draft because the team landed No. 3, meaning Danny Ainge and the front office miss out on Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram. It’s a fair assessment, but ignores the fact Providence’s Kris Dunn is one of the best point guard prospects […]

Magic, Pistons, Lakers chasing Al Horford in NBA free agency

Former Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford sounds ready to be one of the biggest names of the 2016 NBA free agency period. It’s funny, really, because the period features major names such as Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, DeMar DeRozan and Rajon Rondo, among many others. Yet Horford deserves every bit of attention because he’s one […]

Kevin Durant ‘doesn’t want to go through this next year’

The summer of Kevin Durant has hardly started and Durant wants it to end. Durant is the headline act of the 2016 NBA free agency period after his Oklahoma City Thunder coughed up a 3-1 lead to lose to the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. He’s seen his name mentioned in a […]

Winners, losers of 2016 NBA Playoffs

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers sit as the biggest winners of all after storming back from a 3-1 deficit to win the 2016 NBA Finals. Fun as it was, James finally getting a title for Cleveland and a historic 73-win season by the Golden State Warriors not mattering was far from the only important […]

ESPN’s Skip Bayless gets destroyed after Cavaliers beat Warriors

Skip Bayless did what he does best Sunday night after the Cleveland Cavaliers upset the Golden State Warriors to pull off the most epic comeback in NBA Finals history—troll. One problem—Bayless is on his way out at ESPN, so nobody pulled any punches when Bayless let out an eye-rolling tweet for attention: The Spurs would’ve […]