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Sales Rack Shopping: The Thunder and the buy-out market

The Oklahoma City Thunder head into the March 1st buy-out deadline with an empty roster spot and several needs. Before we head any further into this article, there are a few things you might need to know about the buy-out market. 930 more words

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Nikola Mirotic Trade Analysis

Forced into making a move after Demarcus Cousins’ season ending injury, the Pelicans surprisingly traded for forward Nikola Mirotic.  Although it was known that the Bulls were shopping Mirotic, the teams that were interested in him were rumored to be the Pistons and Jazz, so when it was released that he would be moving to New Orleans, it came as a big surprise to many.   805 more words


NTTB Podcast (Episode 26) - Quiet Trade Deadline

On Episode 26 of the NTTB podcast, we discuss the following topics:

  • Trade Deadline Recap
  • Why didn’t the Thunder make a move?
  • A look at the trades made by the Cavs and Lakers.
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Hoop Hall Long Shots

The NBA has plenty of players that were not “blue chip” prospects from the age of 16 on.  To make it, these guys have to fit a specific role for a roster and be one of the top 5 in the world at that task.  622 more words

Sports -- It Should Be A 4-Letter Word

The sports world is full of surprises. Breaking news, notes, drama, and shocking revelations. Some stories create smiles. Others, induce vomit. I prefer the former. 458 more words



At last, the Bulls have traded Niko Mirotic!

In a deal that benefits both teams, the Chicago Bulls and New Orleans Pelicans finally agreed on the terms of “The Niko Trade”. 232 more words


Marc Gasol Says Memphis Made A Mistake By Letting Zach Randolph And Tony Allen Leave

The situation in Memphis the past few weeks has been one stunning revelation after another. After the organization’s rash decision to part ways with head coach David Fizdale… 375 more words