Aug 10, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT
Brooks was traded three times in the past year.
Aug 1, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT
Damian Lillard also wanted Williams back in Portland
Jul 28, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
After all the players shifts this summer, the top three teams in the power rankings remain unchanged from the last one lst year.
Jul 10, 2014, 3:33 PM EDT
A run down of the free agent signings we have so far.
Jul 10, 2014, 1:02 PM EDT
Signing likely signals end of Mo Williams’ time in Portland
Jul 9, 2014, 8:45 AM EDT
Crawford doesn’t fit in crowded Golden State backcourt.
Jul 4, 2014, 10:30 AM EDT
A lot of dominoes will fall once LeBron and ‘Melo make up their minds.
Jul 1, 2014, 9:35 PM EDT
Livingston pulls Golden State in both directions when it comes to trading Klay Thompson for Kevin Love
Jul 1, 2014, 3:05 PM EDT
Pat Riley may not have the resources to hit a home run.
Heat’s reported free agent targets: Steve Blake, Shawn Marion, Vince Carter, Marvin Williams, Trevor Ariza, Kyle Lowry, DeJuan Blair, Spencer Hawes, Channing Frye
Jul 1, 2014, 12:40 AM EDT
Beyond Lowry, those are many marginal players, and none of them are Carmelo Anthony
Jun 30, 2014, 9:20 AM EDT
How much would you pay Eric Bledsoe to try and poach him from the Suns?
Jun 20, 2014, 2:07 AM EDT
Collison is hoping to re-sign with the Clippers.
Jun 2, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT
Why salary-cap math says Indiana should keep Lance Stephenson – and maybe even rebuild a leaner roster around him
May 4, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Some words, some shoving, but nothing beyond that.
Mar 3, 2014, 3:43 PM EDT
The PBT power rankings have returned with not a lot of change from last week — Miami, Indiana, San Antonio and Oklahoma City are the top four (in whatever order you wish) then there is a gap to the Clippers, Rockets and teams trying to knock on that door. Meanwhile the Sixers look like they…
Feb 20, 2014, 9:24 PM EDT
It was the day of the role player. There was a fair amount of action at the NBA’s trade deadline but none of it involved the big names that floated around a little — no Rajon Rondo or Pau Gasol, and Kevin Love was never in play. Still, some teams made smart moves, and some…
Feb 20, 2014, 6:23 PM EDT
If the Lakers were going to make a run to the playoffs once Kobe Bryant returns from injury, Steve Blake would have played a key role. A quality outside shooter who competes defensively, Blake added to that roster. Of course, the Lakers were never going to make the playoffs this season. That’s why they traded…
Feb 20, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT
It’s the one day on the NBA calendar you know is going to be like a roller coaster — rumors are going to fly, deals are going to appear close then fall apart, complete fabrications will fascinate a fan base who will then blame a GM for not making them reality, and in the end…
Feb 20, 2014, 2:20 AM EDT
This game played out pretty much exactly as expected. Dwight Howard made his return to Staples Center and was lustily booed by Lakers fans. Then the game tipped off and the Rockets went out of their way to feed Howard in the post — he scored the Rockets first six points and had eight points,…
Feb 19, 2014, 9:50 PM EDT
With the Lakers season having spun so far out of control that all has essentially become lost in Los Angeles, there’s no reason for them to hold onto anything remotely resembling an asset that the team isn’t committed to keeping beyond this season. Steve Blake (when healthy) has been more than serviceable at the guard…
Feb 12, 2014, 1:05 PM EDT
Steve Nash played his 10th game for the Lakers Tuesday night (maybe now some Lakers fans will finally let go of the medical retirement stuff that was never going to happen anyway). And he aggravated his nerve root injury. Again. Nash tried to play through it but that didn’t work. He said the back issue…
Feb 10, 2014, 10:29 AM EDT
If the season ended today, the Lakers would have the seven or eight pick (they are tied with Cleveland, there would be a coin flip). They are also currently 12 games back of the eight seed and the playoffs in the West, ground they are not going to make up. Those facts have a lot…
Feb 6, 2014, 4:41 PM EDT
The Lakers, already far and away leading the NBA in man-games lost to injury, continue to pad that lead. Not that they want to. Just as they got pretty much their entire point guard rotation back from injury, they have lost Nick Young for at least two weeks with a “non-displaced fracture of the patella…
Feb 6, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Tell me if this sounds at all familiar. 24 years old, about 6-foot-8, 6-foot-9. Roughly 250 pounds. Stronger and faster than just about everyone. Phenomenal basketball IQ. Highly skilled, but often criticized for what he can’t do instead of appreciated for what he does. That’s Blake Griffin. And at one point, that was LeBron James,…
Feb 6, 2014, 3:58 AM EDT
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while wondering why anyone would live in a dumpster for a year, voluntarily… Dwight Howard, Houston Rockets. The NBA game is in large part about exploiting mismatches. With all due respect to the solid season Miles Plumlee is having, him trying to cover Dwight Howard…
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- Report: Nike gets chance to match 10-year, $265 million offer to Kevin Durant from Under Armour 18
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- Report: Suns discussing trade possibilities for Eric Bledsoe 36
- Report: Sixers may look to trade for Amar’e Stoudemire at this season’s deadline 32