Talk to people around the league and they are beyond convinced Russell Westbrook is not long for Oklahoma City. Many thought he was more likely than Kevin Durant to leave as a free agent, and that was before Durant bolted for Golden State. 612 more words
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The Celtics are one of the big winners of free agency — by adding Al Horford to a 48-win roster they became arguably the second best team in the East. 485 more words
Two years ago, the Milwaukee Bucks backed into the playoffs with a young roster full of long, athletic defenders that showed promise for the future. 348 more words
It’s probably the worst-kept secret in the run-up to the NBA Draft and this summer that the Philadelphia 76ers are looking to trade either Jahlil Okafor or Nerlens Noel. 280 more words
The Detroit Pistons did very well.
The New Orleans Pelicans couldn’t unload Ryan Anderson and now will lose him for nothing. The Houston Rockets couldn’t unload Dwight Howard or Ty Lawson, and they could lose both this summer for nothing. 123 more words
The Washington Wizards — 23-28 and three games out of the final playoff spot in the East, a hugely disappointing season — needed to roll the dice at the trade deadline. 280 more words
The Cleveland Cavaliers wanted more shooting, wanted more depth along the front line.
They have reportedly gotten a little more of both in the form of Channing Frye — but it came at the price of long-time Cavalier Anderson Varejao, who is headed to Portland in a three-team trade. 262 more words