Jimmy Butler has been traded to the Sixers, which means it's time to turn our attention to the next star on the move. Let's take a look at the top candidates: Anthony DavisDavis has been the crown jewel of trade targets for a few years now. The Pelicans have failed to truly take the next … Continue reading Who’s the Next Star to be Traded?
The Minnesota Timberwolves have finalized a deal that will send Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton to Sixers for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2022 second-round pick. Reports suggest both Butler and the Sixers are prepared to agree to a long-term deal this summer. This trade dramatically changes the outlook for several teams … Continue reading Jimmy Butler is a Sixer!
Now three weeks into the Regular Season, we're starting to get a good feel for which players seem to have really elevated their game this year. We've already had four 50+ point performances and eight 40+ point games so far this year, some coming from the usual suspects and some a little more unexpected (shout … Continue reading NBA All-Star Predictions 1st Update
With one week of play in the books, it is time to take an irrational look around the NBA. Here are some overreactions to the early season action. The Denver Nuggets are a contender in the Western Conference.The Nuggets are off to a fast start at 3-0 including a win against the Warriors on Sunday. … Continue reading Opening Week Overreactions
Even though we're only about a week into the season, there's already been some great games and impressive individual performances. Everyone knows the West is stacked, with 14 of ESPN's top 20 players residing in that conference, but if you go all the way through the top 50, 22 of those players are in the … Continue reading NBA All-Star Predictions
As the Sixers take on the Magic tonight, it feels appropriate to take stock in two very different, yet very similar rebuilds. Orlando and Philly have been connected since the summer of 2012. That year, Dwight Howard was traded to the Lakers, Andre Iguodala was traded to the Nuggets, Andrew Bynum was traded to the … Continue reading The Process Gone Wrong: Orlando Magic
According to the Sun-Sentinel, Pat Riley has "pulled the plug" on a Jimmy Butler trade. The Heat seemed like an obvious fit for Butler. They boast a bunch of role players, but need a true star to move the needle. The Heat would look like a top five team in the Eastern Conference with Butler. … Continue reading Where Does Jimmy Butler Go From Here?