Yesterday afternoon, NBA insider Shams Charania reported that star forward Jimmy Butler had requested to be traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves. Butler listed the New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets, … [Read more...] about Will the Toronto Raptors pursue Jimmy Butler?
I looked at all 30 NBA teams and made my best estimation for each team’s win totals for the season versus their Las Vegas odds. In this article, I include my Eastern Conference projections and whether … [Read more...] about 2018-2019 NBA Eastern Conference projections
Last week, I wrote an article covering the first half of my top 20 players in the NBA. You can read that here. This is part two. 10. Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers- Embiid, only one of two big … [Read more...] about The top 20 players in the NBA, part two
The Toronto Raptors just traded away their best player in franchise history, DeMar DeRozan, for Kawhi Leonard, in July. With condolences to Vince Carter and Chris Bosh, DeRozan is the Raptors’ … [Read more...] about The Toronto Raptors’ ceiling has been raised
With LeBron James' stunning decision to head out westward, the Eastern Conference is wide open for emerging teams to climb to the top. Prior to joining the Lakers, the East was LeBron's domain to … [Read more...] about Which Teams From The East Will Make The NBA Playoffs
After making an appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals last season, the Boston Celtics are expected to make bigger and better improvements this year. This time around, they will have their star … [Read more...] about Are the Boston Celtics the team to beat in the Eastern Conference?
In a rather stunning turn of events, the San Antonio Spurs traded away their star player, Kawhi Leonard for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl, and a 2019 first round draft pick of the Toronto Raptors. … [Read more...] about Should DeRozan Be Upset with the Raptors?
With Kawhi Leonard reportedly demanding to be traded at the beginning of the off-season, it is no surprise that he was. However, he did not go to a team many speculated he would end up in (e.g. the … [Read more...] about Effect of the DeRozan-Leonard Trade on the Toronto Raptors and San Antonio Spurs
The biggest thing to happen in the sports world on Wednesday was the announcement of a blockbuster trade between the San Antonio Spurs and the Toronto Raptors, which involves All-Stars Kawhi Leonard … [Read more...] about What does the Kawhi Leonard trade mean for the Los Angeles Lakers?
The Toronto Raptors have always been one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference in these past seasons, however, they have under-performed as they have lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the … [Read more...] about Did the Toronto Raptors make the right move by trading for Kawhi Leonard?