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🚨 James Harden Traded to Brooklyn

Wow. It happened: Last night, Harden formally demanded a trade for the first time. We’d all known he wanted out for the past couple of months now, but last night was the first time he ever actually confirmed it “straight from the horse’s mouth.” Here’s what he said last night, along with Rockets head coach […]

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Giannis Signs 5yr/$228m Supermax Extension With Bucks

Just in: Shams has the contract details. And actually, if you look at the timestamps on both tweets, Shams broke the news before Giannis himself did: So he’s staying in Milwaukee after all. The contract has a player option after the 4th year. At that time Giannis will be 30 years old. So Milwaukee is […]

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James Harden to Philly?

Woj just reported today that James Harden is open to being traded to the 76ers or another contender. But the 76ers were specifically named: Then that last part “Daryl Morey’s been adamant he wants to keep his two young stars.” Well, yeah. Of course you’re not trading both Simmons and Embiid for Harden. If the […]

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🚨NBA News: Russ ↔ John Wall Trade, Lakers Lock Up LeBron & AD

Regarding LeBron and AD’s new contracts: AD is currently finalizing a 5 year, $190 contract with the Lakers. It’s a four year commitment with a player option for a fifth year. LeBron just signed a 2 year extension with the Lakers worth $85 million, keeping him in LA through the 2023 season. His original 4-year […]

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Is the Warriors Dynasty Done?

Shortly before the 2020 NBA draft on Wednesday night, news broke that Klay Thompson had sustained a “lower-leg injury” during a pickup game with a few other NBA players in Los Angeles. No information other than that was released at the time, but you could tell from the way basketball reporters were talking about it […]

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Lakers Free Agency Updates: Rondo Likely Gone, Serge Ibaka Incoming?

I was just watching this clip of First Things First and Nick Wright dropped some valuable information about the Lakers’ free agency plans going forward in the wake of the Dennis Schroder trade: Here’s the transcript Nick Wright’s remarks, which begin around the 5:50 mark: “I’ve got a little bit of information for Lakers and […]

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Could James Harden Actually End Up on the Nets?

We now apparently stand on the brink of the next major league-altering NBA Superteam. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowksi reported last night: If this trade were to happen, it would instantly tip the balance of the NBA. I don’t know if the KD-Harden-Kyrie Nets would be on the same level as the LeBron Heat teams or the […]

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