There are plenty of people questioning the Cleveland Cavaliers mindset after getting blown out by the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Too many times throughout the game, Cavs players were standing around hoping LeBron James will create a scoring opportunity for them.
I’m sure that many of you have seen ESPN’s sideline reporter Doris Burke throughout the NBA Playoffs. With ESPN having the exclusive rights to the Eastern Conference Finals, Burke was roaming the sidelines during the Cleveland Cavaliers-Toronto Raptors series.
Before the Philadelphia 76ers got the rights for the #1 pick in the NBA Draft, they have been trying to see what type of interest Nerlens Noel and Jalihil Okafor will bring. The Atlanta Hawks have been thinking about breaking up their team after two failed playoff runs.
Last week, the Houston Rockets announced that they hired former New York Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni as their new head man. After this announcement was made, many wondered how guard James Harden felt about the hire.
The chess match between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers has already started with tip-off one day away. I’m sure everyone remembers what forward LeBron James did last year in the NBA Finals against the Warriors, so head coach Steve Kerr is looking at different ways to slow James down.
The Sacramento Kings got some unexpected news on Tuesday regarding one of their point guards. Point guard Darren Collison was arrested for domestic violence. Collison has been charged with on one count of inflicting corporal injury to a spouse or cohabitant and two misdemeanor bench warrants for driving with a suspended license.
After losing in the Western Conference Finals in a series that they were up 3-1, the Oklahoma City Thunder now sit at home thinking about what went wrong. With the Thunder season officially over, all eyes will be on forward Kevin Durant, who will be a free agent this summer.
Every year during the NBA Playoffs, there are certain players that emerged which improves their stock going into the offseason. I think everyone will agree that Toronto Raptors center Bismack Biyombo has definitely earned himself some money during the playoffs.
As the Miami Heat was trying to navigate through the NBA Playoffs, forward Chris Bosh was trying to find a way to play. There were reports that even Bosh was out for the playoffs, his career still wasn’t over.
There are many that believe that the Los Angeles Lakers plan to focus on making a big splash this offseason. There have been many names that have been linked to the Lakers such as Indiana Pacers forward Paul George.