When forward David West signed with the San Antonio Spurs last offseason, many knew that he was trying to chase a championship. While he had an okay season with the Spurs, his minutes diminished once they got deeper in the NBA playoffs.
During the 2015 season, quarterback Michael Vick started three games while Ben Roethlisberger was recovering from an injury. Now going into the 2016 season, Vick still hasn’t been picked up by anyone just yet.
Throughout the offseason, the Detroit Lions and linebacker Stephen Tulloch have not been on the same page. While the Lions wanted to trade Tulloch, they planned to release him if they couldn’t move him.
One of the biggest disappointments in the Baltimore Ravens 2013 draft class is safety Matt Elam. Coming out of the University of Florida, the Ravens had very high expectations for Elam. But after dealing with injuries throughout his time there, the Ravens decided to decline his fifth year option for 2017.
Since the start of the offseason, the Kansas City Chiefs have been trying to strike a deal with safety Eric Berry. The Chiefs have already placed the franchise tag on Berry, so he has been absent all offseason.
Going into the 2016 season, the Atlanta Falcons hope to rebound from what was a very disappointing 2015 campaign. While the Falcons hope that their defense will be improved, many expect the offense to once again carry this team.
There has been plenty speculation on whether or not Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan would become a free agent this summer. Many believe that the hometown Los Angeles Lakers are the favorite to land DeRozan, but they might have others in mind.
The fallout of the sexual assault and domestic violence scandal that the Baylor Bears are going through is still ongoing. As more details started to come out, we all thought that head coach Art Briles was suspended with the intent on being fired.
Anytime I hear comments from disgraced former NBA referee Tim Donaghy, I automatically dismiss it. But some comments he made after the NBA decided to suspend Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green for Game 5 got my attention.
With the NBA Draft almost a week away, we can expect to hear a lot of rumors leading up to the event. One team that many expect to be heavily involved in those rumors will be the Boston Celtics.