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How far can the Sacramento Kings go?

Nobody expected the Sacramento Kings to win 4 games in the first 5 games of the 2014-2015 season. The team was supposed to be stuck in the lottery for one more year at least. And in a crowded West, at the start of the season, it seemed like a fair...

Byron Scott, Kobe Bryant

Steve Nash to miss entire 2014-’15 season

Steve Nash will miss the entire 2014-15 season according to the Los Angeles Lakers. Nash, 40, is the oldest player in the NBA. He is set to earn $9.7 million this season. “Being on the court this season has been my top priority and it is disappointing to not be able to...

Andrew Wiggins

Patience a Must with Andrew Wiggins

Lois Einhorn, formerly known as Ray Finkle, once begged the question, “What do you know about pressure?” As fans and media of the various sports that we follow, we have this tendency to hold elite, college and professional athletes to extraordinary standards, to perform at a level that we see...

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Cavs

Article: Betting on the NBA and winning

Betting on the NBA and winning Not only is basketball the best spectator sport around, it’s also one of the greatest sports to bet on. The NBA is about to begin in November and the season stretches all the way to June for the play offs meaning there will be...

Michael Beasley

Can Michael Beasley Find His Rhythm With The Grizzlies?

Michael Beasley took the world of basketball by storm in 2007. He was a freshman at Kansas State University and completely dominated during his rookie campaign. He was named an AP All-American, National Freshman of the Year and Big 12 Player of the Year. He was a wing player with...

Keith Bogans

Cavaliers Trade For Keith Bogans

The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded John Lucas III, Erik Murphy, Malcolm Thomas, Dwight Powell and two future second round picks in exchange for Keith Bogans, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. Bogans has a non-guaranteed contract worth $5.3 million this season and $5.5 million next season. The 34-year-old veteran has averaged 6.3...

Eric Bledsoe

Suns Sign Eric Bledsoe, Zoran Dragic

The Phoenix Suns have re-signed Eric Bledsoe to a five-year, $70 million contract. Zoran Dragic will also join his brothers team on a two-year, $4 million deal. Bledsoe averaged 17.7 points, 5.5 assists and 4.7 rebounds per game before getting injured last season. Dragic, 25, averaged 14.1 points in 26.3 minutes...

Wayne Ellington

Lakers Sign Wayne Ellington, Ronnie Price

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Wayne Ellington and Ronnie Price. Ellington, 26, averaged 3.2 points in 8.7 minutes per game for the Mavericks last season. He shot 42.4% from the three-point line during his limited role. Ellington will have the opportunity to take over Jodie Meeks’ role as a...

Jason Maxiell

Hornets Sign Jason Maxiell

The Charlotte Hornets have signed Jason Maxiell to a non-guaranteed deal for training camp. He averaged 3.2 points and 2.5 rebounds in 34 games for the Orlando Magic last season. Maxiell is a 6-foot-7 forward with 9-years of experience in the league. The Hornets currently have Cody Zeller and Noah...

Ramon Sessions

Ramon Sessions Signs With Kings

The Sacramento Kings have agreed to a two-year, $4.2 million contract with Ramon Sessions. The Kings also added Darren Collison to their squad this off-season. Sessions, 28, averaged 12.3 points, 4.1 assists and 2.4 rebounds per game last season. He shot 42.9% from the field and 28.2% from the three-point line. The Kings...

Josh Smith

Can Stan Van Gundy Turn Around The Detroit Pistons?

The Bad Boys. DEEETRRROOIT BAAASKETBAAALLL!!!! You guys remember that? Those were the good ole days of Detroit Pistons basketball. It wasn’t long ago we were watching “Mr. Big Shot” Billups drain clutch shot after clutch shot, Ben Wallace dominating his way to multiple Defensive Player of the Year awards, and RIP...

Stephen Curry, Jerry West

Warriors, Jerry West Agree To Two-Year Extension

The Golden State Warriors have locked-in Jerry West until the 2016-17 season. West admitted that he considered retiring prior to his contract extension. The Warriors, who won 51 games last season, are only expected to get better as Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala, David Lee and Andrew Bogut gain more experience with...

Elton Brand

Hawks Re-Sign Elton Brand

Elton Brand has agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract with the Atlanta Hawks. He averaged 5.7 points and 4.9 rebounds while shooting 53.9% from the field for Atlanta last season. Unfortunately, Brand’s production took a massive fall during the postseason. Hawks’ owner Bruce Levenson recently stepped down after releasing...

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Charlie Villanueva Signs With Mavericks

The Mavericks have signed Charlie Villanueva to a non-guaranteed contract, according to ESPN. Many expected Villanueva to be a legitimate threat on the offensive end after he scored a career-high 48 points in 2006. However, the 30-year-old forward has not seen much playing time since the 2011-12 season with the Pistons....

Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade

New Look Miami Heat Will Struggle in 14/15

After four straight appearances in the NBA Finals, finding themselves successful in two, the Miami Heat’s golden era, also known as the “Big 3″ era is no more. LeBron James spurned longtime friends Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade to go back to the homeland (first such case in which a...

Ekpe Udoh

Clippers Sign Ekpe Udoh

The Los Angeles Clippers have signed Ekpe Udoh to a veteran-minimum deal for next season. Udoh, 27, has averaged 4.4 points and 3.5 rebounds in 18.7 minutes per game throughout his career. He is a 6′ 10″, 245 lbs power forward who was drafted with the No. 6 pick in the...