Magic Johnson and Kobe Bryant running the LA Lakers?

After the Los Angeles Lakers announced Tuesday they hired Magic Johnson to be their president of basketball operations, an official return for Kobe Bryant may be in the works as well. USA Today‘s Sam Amick reported Johnson is looking to bring Bryant back with an official role in the organization, one potentially connected to player…

NBA Stars Reacted To The Shocking DeMarcus Cousins Trade

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DeMarcus Cousins’ final act as a member of the Sacramento Kings was playing two minutes in the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday night in New Orleans. Cousins will remain in The Big Easy after being traded to the Pelicans in exchange for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, a 2017 first-round pick and a second…

9 Things To Watch During NBA All-Star Weekend

All-Star media availability, 11 a.m. Friday If there was any question as to whether the NBA’s top names would put on a show, rest assured: The interviews will be covered live, on NBA TV’s Facebook page. Among the likely questions …   Slam dunk contest, Saturday night No set time because it comes after the…

FInd out the most tradeable contracts in the NBA

With the NBA’s trade season under way and over a week left until the February 23 deadline, teams are positioning themselves for success both now and in the future. The Nuggets are loaded with players who do the same things and it’s tough to find minutes for all of them, which has led to coach…

Steph Curry burns Trump after president gets praise from Under Armour CEO

Add Golden State Warriors star and back-to-back NBA MVP Steph Curry to the list of sports figures who’ve recently criticized Donald Trump. And the most interesting part? It likely wouldn’t have happened at all if one of Curry’s primary employers hadn’t sung the president’s praises. Curry has a lucrative sneaker deal with Under Armour. Kevin…

NBA trade Deadline: Kevin Love, DeMarcus Cousins, Pelicans, Nets, Magic

The 2017 NBA Trade Deadline is just 16 days away, which means trade talks are not only heating up, but many teams are starting to get serious about completing a deal, which means more talk is leaking out through the media. Most teams would like to get a deal done before the deadline, which would…

NBA Trade Rumors: Carmelo for Love Trade

Carmelo Anthony is no better a fit for the Cavaliers than he was when we first heard the Knicks star was being mentioned in trade rumors involving the Cavs; he’s still a ball-stopping isolationist with an aversion to defense. The latest “trade rumor” to that effect came Monday from Knicks beat writer Frank Isola of…

NBA Trade Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins to Suns? Blake Griffin to Lakers?

According to ArizonaSports.com, the Suns and Kings discussed a deal that would send Cousins to Phoenix. The Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings have had discussions about a trade involving All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins according to Arizona Sports’ John Gambadoro. Gambadoro reports the discussions have centered around involving small forward T.J. Warren, center Alex Len, Phoenix’s…

NBA MVP race heats up

Since the 1985-86 NBA season there have been 24 40-point triple-doubles. A quarter of those have come this season with three apiece by James Harden and Russell Westbrook, who not so surprisingly are leading the race for the NBA’s Most Valuable Player in 2017. Houston Rockets standout point guard James Harden is the only player…