Amir Johnson on choosing number 90: “Every number 1-34 is basically retired”

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The Boston Celtics signed one of the most underrated players in the NBA off-season in forward Amir Johnson. The former Toronto Raptors will bring a different attitude into the Celtics locker room full of young players. Johnson plays his heart out on both ends of the court which has gotten him a lot of respect […]

Report: Michael Jordan turned down four 1st round picks from the Celtics in exchange for ninth pick in the NBA Draft

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I think it is well know about how aggressive the Boston Celtics were leading up and during the NBA Draft. The Celtics were rumored to be in trade talks with the Denver Nuggets and the New York Knicks during the draft. But one of the biggest trade rumors about the Celtics involves the Charlotte Hornets and owner […]

Roy Hibbert: “I expect to play at an All-Star defensive level”

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Los Angeles Lakers center Roy Hibbert will have a hug chip on shoulder this upcoming season. After the Indiana Pacers hinted at Hibbert’s role being diminished, he still decided to opt in to his contract. That led to the Pacers trading Hibbert to the Lakers. The Lakers introduced Hibbert during a press conference on Wednesday […]

Lance Stephenson: “Michael Jordan trading me definitely hurt me”

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Los Angeles Clippers guard Lance Stephenson time with the Charlotte Hornets didn’t go exactly how he planned it. Throughout the season, Stephenson’s name came up regularly in trade rumors and his game regressed tremendously. Stephenson acknowledged that injuries played a major part in his poor season with the Hornets.

Suns are concerned about Markieff Morris’s state of mind after trading his brother

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When the Phoenix Suns decided to trade Marcus Morris to the Detroit Pistons, they know that the two brothers were going to be upset. That was made pretty clear by Marcus during his introductory press conference with the Pistons. Marcus told the media that he felt like it was a slap in the face once he […]

Report: Jimmy Fredette to accept training camp deal with the Spurs

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The rise and fall of point guard Jimmy Fredette has been pretty disappointing. Coming out of BYU, many thought that Fredette was going to be a very good player and he had quite the fanbase. He never really panned out with the Sacramento Kings and saw his three-point percentage drop last season with the New […]

Adam Silver says NBA leaning toward not guaranteeing a playoff spot at all for a division winner

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For the past few season, fans have complained about the way the NBA playoff format is set up. As it stands now, division winners are guaranteed one of the top four seeds in each conference. That format caused the a first round matchup between the San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Clippers this past season.

Report: Danilo Gallinari has accepted a two-year contract extension with the Nuggets

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The Denver Nuggets have been very active lately in regards to their roster. After point guard Ty Lawson got arrested, the Nuggets traded him to the Houston Rockets. Many thought that forward Danilo Gallinari was going to be the next player on the move. It was reported that the Nuggets were in trade talks with the Boston […]

Blake Griffin: “Only thing social media got correct in regards to DeAndre Jordan’s recruitment was chicken fingers”

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Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan’s free agency recruitment took everyone one on a wild ride. Jordan gave a verbal agreement to sign with the Dallas Mavericks, but started having second thoughts a few days later. On July 8, there were many reports that the Clippers were holding Jordan hostage in Houston, while Mavericks owner […]

J.R. Smith plans to meet with the Cavaliers this week, kind of regrets opting out

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Free agent J.R. Smith was talked about a lot on Monday but it had nothing to do with his status with the Cleveland Cavaliers. New York Knicks president Phil Jackson threw some shade toward Smith and teammate Iman Shumpert. Smith has still not signed with any team yet and many don’t believe he has gotten any […]