The draft brought out s few trades and plenty of surprises. Here is what we heard following the draft: -Eventhough most thought the Cavs reached for Texas power forward Tristan Thompson with the fourth pick, Cleveland had him high on their wish list. They might have strongly considered taking Lithuanian center Jonas Valanciunas at 4, […]
Updated 2:40 est -The Cavaliers may not be content with the first and fourth picks and may be looking to acquire another first rounder and possible lottery selection. They have the 14.5 million trade exception to take in salary and could target Sacramento(7th) and Detroit(8th) as targets. Cleveland wants to take Jonas Valanciunas at four, […]
From now till the draft tomorrow night we will be following all the chatter and rumors as they come in. Right now this is what we are hearing: Minnesota is continuing to try and move their 2nd overall pick, but are having no luck. They seem to be making the calls and them asking too […]
Andre Igoudala SG/SF, Philadelphia The Sixers seemed set to deal him since they drafted Evan Turner in the 2010 draft. Well now it seems they are really pushing to unload him by Thursday. They have been linked to Golden State regarding Monta Ellis, the Clippers with Chris Kaman and the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Sixers want […]
As we head to the draft on Thursday Night there is still a big cloud hanging over the draft and who willl be the top pick in this draft. Here are several tidbits I am hearing: The Cleveland Cavaliers are still mulling over a way to nab both Kyrie Irving and Derrick Williams. Some in […]
Put me down as surprised that the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Miami Heat to become NBA champions. The Mavericks may not have had the so called Big 3, but the way they built this team was surprise, surprise-defense. They have one star in Dirk Nowitski and put the pieces around him, that bought into the […]
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