Lakers To Trade Marc Gasol, Second-Rounder, Cash To Grizzlies

Hoops Rumors

The Grizzlies remain active on the trade market, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, who reports (via Twitter) that Memphis has agreed to acquire Marc Gasol, a 2024 second-round pick, and cash from the Lakers in exchange for the draft rights to 2016 second-rounder Wang Zhelin.

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Warriors’ Andrew Wiggins Will Be Hard To Trade

Heavy

Throughout the season and into the offseason, when the Golden State Warriors surfaced in trade rumors, there was one player whose name consistently popped up — Andrew Wiggins. Now, an insider explains why the versatile forward may be very difficult to move, potentially playing into Golden State’s decision to hold off on any big moves.

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The real reason Russell Westbrook trade to Lakers makes Frank Vogel so happy

Clutch Points

The Los Angeles Lakers formed a new Big 3 with the acquisition of Russell Westbrook early in the offseason, and head coach Frank Vogel couldn’t be any happier.

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5 NBA Players Who Could Join The Brooklyn Nets This Season

Fadeaway World

There is no question that the Brooklyn Nets will be looking to win the championship next season, and with the trio of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, and James Harden all on the roster, they should have a very good chance to do so. 

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Lauri Markkanen Throws Shade At The Chicago Bulls Coaching Staff

MSN.com

More often than not, highly-touted prospects just aren't able to live up to the expectations.

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DeAndre Jordan speaks out on joining LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Lakers

Clutch Points

The Los Angeles Lakers formally signed and introduced center DeAndre Jordan on Thursday. Jordan — the latest former All-Star to join the Lakers on the veteran’s minimum — conducted a virtual press conference and spoke about teaming up with LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and Russell Westbrook.

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UCLA’s Jaylen Clark becomes 1st college athlete to launch own cryptocurrency

The Score

UCLA guard Jaylen Clark launched his own form of cryptocurrency Thursday, becoming the first college athlete to do so.

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Best & Worst Landing Spots For Ben Simmons Amid Trade Rumors

NBA Analysis

The trade saga involving Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers could be coming to an end soon. While the 76ers have told teams they are comfortable keeping Simmons on the roster heading into the 2021-22 NBA season, rival executives around the league aren’t buying it.

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Ben Simmons clear to 76ers that it’s not his job to improve his trade value

CBS Sports

Last month, reports indicated that Ben Simmons had told the Philadelphia 76ers he wants to be traded and is willing to hold out of training camp to make it happen. The 76ers, meanwhile, are still hoping for a big return for the three-time All-Star, and have not been able to find a suitable deal yet. 

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Fans After Finding Out LeBron James is Doing A ‘House Party’ Remake

Total Pro Sports

LeBron James is taking his talents from remaking ‘Space Jam’ to remaking yet another classic movies from the 90’s: ‘House Party.’

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Chris Webber breaks silence on infamous timeout game at Michigan ahead of Hall of Fame induction

ESPN

In his 30 years in the spotlight, Chris Webber has rarely allowed anyone outside his circle to know exactly who the real Chris Webber is.

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Alabama guard Nimari Burnett to miss 2021-22 season after knee surgery Yardbarker

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Cleveland Cavaliers still interested in Ben Simmons trade

Sportsnaut

The Cleveland Cavaliers are one of the under-the-radar teams that have come up in Ben Simmons trade talks with the Philadelphia 76ers.

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Warriors And Pelicans Could Enact A Trade That Would Send Brandon Ingram To Golden State

Fadeaway World

The Golden State Warriors are a team that will have championship aspirations next season. That just comes with the territory of having Stephen Curry at the peak of his powers on your team, and Klay Thompson finally returning from injury. 

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3 reasons The Hornets Should Trade For Ben Simmons To Pair Him With LaMelo Ball

Clutch Points

Ben Simmons has decided he wants to move on from the Philadelphia 76ers and find a new place to play in the upcoming season. Simmons is only 25 and is already a two-time All-Star, checking a number of boxes as a player thanks to his playmaking and elite defense. Of course, Simmons’ offensive shortcomings as a shooter are well-documented, but he does so many other things well on the basketball court.

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5-Star SG Shaedon Sharpe Commits to Kentucky

Bleacher Report

Kentucky is loading up for big things during the 2022-23 season after landing top recruit Shaedon Sharpe on Tuesday. 

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Gonzaga head coach Mark Few cited for DUI

Clutch Points

College basketball season is still a couple of months away but there has been some unfortunate news regarding the Gonzaga men’s basketball team. On Tuesday, it was reported that Gonzaga head coach Mark Few was cited for a DUI on Monday, according to KREM. 

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Kentucky’s John Calipari urges people to get vaccinated against COVID-19 after breakthrough case

Yardbarker

According to The Associated Press (h/t ESPN), Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball coach John Calipari revealed Tuesday that he tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of this summer's NBA Draft despite being fully vaccinated against the virus. 

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LeBron James’ role in Kevin Love’s potential Cavs exit amid trade rumors

Clutch Points

As of right now, Kevin Love is still a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s no secret, however, that the Cavs have been trying to ship off the former All-Star as they look to usher in a new era in Cleveland.

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Ben Simmons appears to poke fun at trade rumors on Instagram

Larry Brown Sports

As the basketball world anxiously waits to hear which team Ben Simmons will play for next, Simmons himself is having a bit of fun with the rumors.

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Blockbuster NBA Trades That Can Still Happen This Offseason

Bleacher Report

After recent summers that have featured tons of star movement throughout the NBA, the 2021 offseason felt relatively quiet.

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Developed His Signature Sky Hook After The NCAA Banned Dunking In Games Because Of Him

Fadeaway World

Before Michael Jordan and LeBron James, many fans considered Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to be the greatest player of all time. Formerly known as Lew Alcindor, the big man entered the league in 1969 and went on to have one of the most dominant careers in the history of the league.

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Former NBA coach blasts the Lakers following DeAndre Jordan signing

NBA Analysis

The Los Angeles Lakers have been receiving quite a bit of criticism for the way they have constructed their roster. Rob Pelinka went out and signed a ton of veteran free agents, but many believe that their age could become a major problem this season. DeAndre Jordan was the latest addition for the Lakers following his trade to and buy-out from the Detroit Pistons.

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Lou Williams On Kawhi Leonard’s Practice Routine: “He Need Half The Day To Get His S**t Together”

Fadeaway World

As we all know, Kawhi Leonard is not the typical NBA superstar. The Los Angeles Clippers player has a curious personality that doesn't necessarily fit the NBA's mold. 

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Michael Porter Jr. says his agent, Nuggets talking contract extension

Pro Basketball Talk

How much money should the Nuggets give Michael Porter Jr.?

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