By: Dan Grant
Late last week, the Toronto Raptors announced a contract extension with their young big man Jonas Valanciunas. The deal is for $64 million over four seasons, beginning in 2016-17, when his rookie deal expires. 1,536 more words
Brandon Jennings was the starting point guard for Stan Van Gundy’s Detroit Pistons last season for 41 games — until he tore his Achilles.
Reggie Jackson was brought in with a trade and started the last 27 games at the point for the Pistons, showing some chemistry with Andre Drummond. 452 more words
Jabari Parker. Giannis Antetokounmpo. Greg Monroe. Michael Carter-Williams. Khris Middleton. John Henson.
Last season, with four of those six in place (Parker was injured most of the season, Monroe was in Detroit) the Milwaukee Bucks took a big step forward into the playoffs. 323 more words