There’s almost no chance it happens, but IF LeBron requested a trade to the Mavericks, here’s what the Lakers could land in return. Plenty of digital ink has been spilled in the past six months about the possibility of Kyrie Irving and LeBron James teaming up with the Los Angeles Lakers. But Sham Charania spun
According to NBA rumors, a new and unexpected suitor could be emerging for Kyrie Irving, complicating things for the Mavs and several other teams. According to Marc Stein, if the Rockets are unable to land James Harden this off-season, they may look to add Kyrie Irving instead. After three years, Houston is tired of rebuilding
Mar 22, 2023; Salt Lake City, Utah, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Matisse Thybulle (4) reacts to a foul call against the Utah Jazz in the third quarter at Vivint Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rob Gray-USA TODAY Sports Everyone knows the names of the big free agents this NBA offseason. But several under-the-radar contributors could change
The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly have no interest in reuniting Kyrie Irving and LeBron James. The Los Angeles Lakers were swept out of the conference finals, kicking off a summer of questions — starting with LeBron James’ potential retirement. Assuming the King returns, LA’s front office will be tasked with building a team that can
Apr 16, 2019; Portland, OR, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) holds his head down in the second half iPortland Trail Blazers n game two of the first round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports Often the picks at the top of the NBA Draft
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What can the Dallas Mavericks actually use to acquire LeBron James from the Los Angeles Lakers? Kyrie Irving, who famously demanded a trade away from LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers, has since seen the error of his ways. Now the controversial free agent is looking to reunite with his former co-champion, but not on
Gradey Dick (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images) NBA Draft rumors: Mavericks don’t want Gradey Dick Projected lottery pick Gradey Dick worked out for the Dallas Mavericks early in the week, but according to Tim Cato of The Athletic, we shouldn’t expect anything to come of it. The Mavs’ new front office is reportedly focused on
Dallas Mavericks guard Jaden Hardy. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports) The 2022 NBA Draft featured several influential trades. With the benefit of hindsight, let’s grade each move that was made. The 2022 NBA Draft introduced several future stars into the league. Paolo Banchero, the No. 1 pick, is already the centerpiece of the Orlando Magic rebuild.
Mar 16, 2023; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton (22) brings the ball downcourt in the third quarter during game against the Indiana Pacers at Fiserv Forum. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports NBA Free Agency is coming and teams like the Milwaukee Bucks, Dallas Mavericks, and Philadelphia 76ers have plenty to lose.
D’Angelo Russell (Photo by Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images) The latest NBA rumors have the Dallas Mavericks targeting a disgruntled star, the Charlotte Hornets favoring a prospect at No. 2, and D’Angelo Russell talking way too much. With the NBA Finals on the horizon, most NBA teams are focused on the summer ahead. The draft and free
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images) After a disappointing second round exit, the Philadelphia 76ers should shake up their roster this offseason. Here are three trades that they have to make. The Philadelphia 76ers will face a crossroads this summer. Will they blow it up? Or will they retool around Joel Embiid?
Mar 27, 2023; Sacramento, California, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves center Naz Reid (11) boxes out Sacramento Kings forward Domantas Sabonis (10) in the third quarter at the Golden 1 Center. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports This season’s NBA free-agent class is loaded with talent, especially at the center position. Here are the five best big
Apr 9, 2023; Portland, Oregon, USA; Golden State Warriors power forward Jonathan Kuminga (00) shoots the ball over Portland Trail Blazers forward Kevin Knox II (11, left) during the first half at Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports The Golden State Warriors could look to shake up their roster after a second-round playoff
Brooklyn Nets head coach Jacque Vaughn. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports) The Philadelphia 76ers once again failed to make it past the second round. Here are three teams Joel Embiid should request a trade to if he were to do so. The Philadelphia 76ers had long said to their fanbase: “Trust the process.” While that mantra
May 26, 2022; San Francisco, California, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Jordan Poole (3) reacts after a three point basket against the Dallas Mavericks during the first half of game five of the 2022 western conference finals at Chase Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports The Jordan Poole era in Golden State may
May 15, 2022; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic (77) against Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) in game seven of the second round for the 2022 NBA playoffs at Footprint Center. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Deandre Ayton was watching from the bench as the Phoenix Suns’ season came to
Apr 16, 2023; Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Memphis Grizzlies forward Dillon Brooks (24) dribbles during warm ups prior to game one of the 2023 NBA playoffs against the Los Angeles Lakers at FedExForum. Mandatory Credit: Petre Thomas-USA TODAY Sports Kyrie Irving and Dillon Brooks are two of the most complicated cases in free agency, but NBA
Oct 28, 2021; Dallas, Texas, USA; Dallas Mavericks head coach Jason Kidd and guard Luka Doncic (77) during the game between the Dallas Mavericks and the San Antonio Spurs at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Rumors that the Raptors and Nick Nurse might part ways have persisted all season. Now
Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images Kyrie Irving’s time with the Mavs has not gone as planned. These three teams could look to pry Kyrie Irving away from the Mavs. When the Mavericks decided to trade for Kyrie Irving before this year’s trade deadline, it was to make a push for the postseason. Unfortunately for them,
DALLAS, TEXAS – MARCH 22: Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. NBA Rumors, Mavs, Warriors, Damian Lillard (Photo by Tim Heitman/Getty Images) NBA Rumors: Adam Silver fines the Mavs for tanking When the Dallas Mavericks sat the majority of their stars for their April 7 game against the Chicago Bulls, it was clear they only had
Apr 4, 2023; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Bulls forward DeMar DeRozan (11) warms up before the first half against the Atlanta Hawks at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports The weight of expectations was too much for these five teams this NBA season, and they crumbled because of injuries, a lack of
Did the Dallas Mavericks tank for a better draft pick this season? The evidence is pretty damning. From the Shark Tank to legitimately tanking in the NBA season, the Dallas Mavericks’ brass better be prepared to field some questions. The NBA is reportedly investigating whether the Mavs tanked at the end of the 2022-23 season
Mar 25, 2023; Denver, Colorado, USA; Denver Nuggets head coach Mike Budenholzer before the game against the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports Even some of the best NBA coaches may find their futures looking a bit insecure if they can’t help their teams deliver in the playoffs. Making the
For years, we’ve been debating who won the Luka Doncic, Trae Young trade. Lately, it looks like both teams may have lost the swap. A draft night trade that saw them swapped for each other will link Luka Doncic and Trae Young forever. There are precious few physical or aesthetic similarities but as high-volume primary
The referees for the Dallas Mavericks vs. Golden State Warriors game on Wednesday were criticized for their ruling on a controversial bucket. The NBA had a gigantic game on Wednesday night, as the Dallas Mavericks hosted the Golden State Warriors. Not to mention that this was Mavericks star Luka Doncic returning from a thigh injury
The Warriors and Mavs square off tonight for the third time this year, with both teams needing a win to maintain playoff positioning in the final weeks of the regular season. Steph Curry and Luka Dončić both had huge games in the first meeting, though I’m expecting a step back from at least one of these
Nerlens Noel. Mandatory Credit: Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports Following his buyout with the Detroit Pistons, Nerlens Noel is the top free agent center on the market. The Detroit Pistons have completed a buyout with center Nerlens Noel. Noel appeared in only 14 games for the Pistons this season. He averaged 2.3 points, 2.6 rebounds, 0.9
There are roughly seven weeks left in the regular season but the NBA Playoff picture is still anything but clear. Here’s how the bracket would look today. The NBA playoffs don’t start until the middle of April but races are tightening and seeding is becoming increasingly important as potential matchups are starting to take shape.
Free agent guard Will Barton can help a contending team. Here are three ideal landing spots. Following his buyout with the Washington Wizards, guard Will Barton is one of the most valuable free agents on the market. Barton is an ideal pickup for any contending team. He is a reliable shooter with playoff experience. Over