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  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Lance Stephenson player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Lance Stephenson player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  In what has amounted to an interesting offseason for the Lakers, the signing of Lance Stephenson probably came as the most unexpected...
  • Lakers could explore move for Jimmy Butler

    Lakers could explore move for Jimmy Butler

    While the Los Angeles Lakers could wait until free agency, there’s the possibility that star wing Jimmy Butler could find himself on the trade market in the near future. The Minnesota Timberwolves’ All-Star is slated to meet with Tom Thibodeau to discuss his future with the franchise. Butler and...
  • LA Clippers hire Lee Jenkins to unique post

    LA Clippers hire Lee Jenkins to unique post

    Owner Steve Ballmer and his LA Clippers are used to blazing trails, and their latest hire does just that. The Clippers have added renowned Sports Illustrated writer Lee Jenkins to a newly-created post within the front office. Jenkins will serve as the executive director of research and identity...
  • Dwyane Wade returning for final NBA season

    Dwyane Wade returning for final NBA season

    Dwyane Wade, who was seriously contemplating retirement, has announced that he will return for “one last dance” with the Miami Heat in 2018-19. Wade made the announcement in a video, where he stated that he would come back for his 16th season in the league. He came to prominence with a title early...
  • LeBron James plans new TV show ‘Hoops’

    LeBron James plans new TV show ‘Hoops’

    Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James and his production company, SpringHill Entertainment, have secured a TV rights deal for a new show entitled “Hoops.” It will feature a female protagonist who coaches a men’s college basketball team. This is another in a long line of entertainment ventures...
  • Russell Westbrook undergoes offseason knee surgery

    Russell Westbrook undergoes offseason knee surgery

    Russell Westbrook, an MVP Award winner for the Oklahoma City Thunder, could miss some regular season games after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. He is expected to miss the entire preseason, and the team will re-evaluate him in four weeks. According to ESPN, Westbrook could be...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Luke Walton coach profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Luke Walton coach profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  While the Lakers’ roster will be fascinating to monitor, one man is ultimately responsible for overseeing it. Head coach Luke Walton...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Lonzo Ball player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Lonzo Ball player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  One of the most intriguing storylines will be the development of point guard Lonzo Ball. Much of the fanfare that followed Ball was...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Kyle Kuzma player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Kyle Kuzma player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  While not a guarantee to start come opening night, Kyle Kuzma represents one of the Lakers’ most promising young players. Although he...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Brandon Ingram player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Brandon Ingram player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  While the Lakers’ expectations have surged thanks to the arrival of LeBron James, Brandon Ingram is one of the most intriguing players...
  • LA Clippers bring back Tyrone Wallace

    LA Clippers bring back Tyrone Wallace

    In a surprise move, the LA Clippers have opted to retain young guard Tyrone Wallace by matching an offer sheet tendered by the New Orleans Pelicans. With a glut of guards, the Clippers were expected to let Wallace walk. However, he was a valuable piece of head coach Doc Rivers’ bench last season as...
  • Cavaliers re-sign Rodney Hood

    Cavaliers re-sign Rodney Hood

    One of the key players involved in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ trades from a season ago has signed a deal to return to the team. Rodney Hood, who came to the Cavaliers after beginning his career with the Utah Jazz, has agreed to return on his qualifying deal. The 1-year contract will pay Hood $3....
  • Phoenix Suns’ Devin Booker undergoes hand surgery

    Phoenix Suns’ Devin Booker undergoes hand surgery

    The Phoenix Suns announced that star shooting guard Devin Booker recently underwent surgery to repair the fifth metacarpophalangeal joint in his right hand. According to the team, the injury will sideline Booker for six weeks. This is not a new injury to the Suns’ star. He missed the final 12 games...
  • Atlanta Hawks continue to add shooting

    Atlanta Hawks continue to add shooting

    The Atlanta Hawks continued a clear course of action for the 2018 offseason: add shooting. After drafting three noted shooters in the first round of the 2018 NBA Draft, the team has added guard R.J. Hunter in free agency. Hunter has bounced around the league, and his greatest career accomplishments...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: LeBron James player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: LeBron James player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  Much of that promise can be attributed to one offseason decision. NBA superstar and future Hall of Famer LeBron James joined the...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: JaVale McGee player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: JaVale McGee player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  The Lakers added a host of capable veterans during the offseason, and center JaVale McGee was one of the surprise signings. A member...
  • Lakers could pursue Klay Thompson next summer

    Lakers could pursue Klay Thompson next summer

    The Los Angeles Lakers structured their offseason so that they could retain maximum financial flexibility moving forward. After securing LeBron James in free agency, the organization did not rush to overpay players in an attempt to make the Lakers a winner this season. A deeper crop of free agents...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Moritz Wagner player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Moritz Wagner player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  When discussing the team’s young players, Moritz Wagner is often the forgotten man. Fans will casually mention Brandon Ingram, Josh...
  • Luol Deng could reunite with old coach in Minnesota

    Luol Deng could reunite with old coach in Minnesota

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have not been shy about adding players from Tom Thibodeau’s glory days with the Chicago Bulls. Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson represent the big names, and Thibodeau opted for former NBA MVP Derrick Rose prior to the 2017-18 playoffs. Now, another Bull stalwart could be...
  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Rajon Rondo player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Rajon Rondo player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  Not only did the Lakers sign future Hall of Famer LeBron James to a long-term deal, the organization added a host of veterans–with...
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