Earlier today, the unexpected happened. Well, I knew that it was happeneng, but I didn’t expect the team. The San Antonio Spurs parted ways with Kawhi Leonard. They traded him, alongside Danny Green, to the Toronto Raptors. They will receive DeMar Derozan, Jakob Poeltl and a protected first-round pick in 2019. At the start of the
The NBA Summer League continues. The Summer League is where young players showcase their talents. It gives rookies (drafted and undrafted), second year players, G-League players, and more a chance to shine. The Summer League is our first look at rookies from their respective draft years. In this case, we are seeing the rookies of
The Brooklyn Nets used the number 10th pick in the 2008 NBA draft on Brook Lopez. That was back when the team was over the river and called the New Jersey Nets. Lopez averaged 13 points and 8 rebounds his rookie season for them. The next season Brook scoring increased to 18.8. Then 20.4 his
Earlier today, something I thought I would never see happened. Tony Parker left the Spurs and signed with a new team. Tony Parker agreed to a two-year,$10 million deal with the Charlotte Hornets. The San Antonio Spurs drafted Tony Parker in 2001. He was the 28th pick of a draft where Kwame Brown was the
DeMarcus Cousins and the Golden State Warriors have agreed to a one year 5 million dollar deal. The four-time NBA All-Star was drafted 5th overall. In the 2010 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings. He was then traded to the New Orleans Pelicans on February 2017. If Cousins wasn’t traded to the Pelicans and had remained with the Sacramento Kings.
Rajon Rondo and the Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a one year 9 million dollar deal. The 11 year NBA veteran played for the New Orleans Pelicans last season and averaged 8 points and 8 assists for them. The Lakers outbid the Pelicans to obtain Rondo services. However with the additions of Lebron James,
The “Summer of LeBron James” has come to an end. LeBron James decided to join the L.A Lakers. I was prepared to call this summer the “Summer of LeBron James” due to the storyline and speculation of his decision. James was in talks with the Cavs, the Lakers, the Rockets, and the Sixers. Honestly, I
De Andre Jordan opted out a 24 million dollar contract with the Los Angeles Clippers. To sign a one year deal with the Dallas Mavericks worth the same 24 million dollars. The signing officially dismantles the big three of Jordan, Chis Paul, and Blake Griffin. That the Clippers hoped would bring the organization first NBA title.
Back the dump truck up as more trash is being dropped in Brooklyn. As the Brooklyn Nets and Ed Harris have agreed to a one year 4 million dollar deal. The 6ft 10 journeymen have played for the Raptors, Grizzlies, Lakers, Trailblazers and now the Nets. He averaged 5 points and 7 rebounds in 19
Chris Paul re-signs with the Houston Rockets for 4 years 160 million dollars. The 33-year-old Paul helped the Rockets get just one game to the NBA finals. Before pulling a hamstring and having to sit out game 6 and 7 of the NBA Western Conference finals. Against the world champions “Golden State Warriors”. The signing