Sunday 26th March 2017,

Dan Favale

Derrick Rose Plans to Prioritize Winning Over Money in Free Agency

Derrick Rose Plans to Prioritize Winning Over Money in Free Agency

Let the “Derrick Rose wants a max-contract!” jokes die here, and now, and forever. Actually, keep them holstered, just in case. Despite the fuss that’s been made over how much money the New York Knicks point guard plans to chase in free agency, though, Rose maintains that he wants to win more than he wants [...]

March 24, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Dion Waiters’ Ankle Injury ‘Progressing in Right Direction,’ Still No Timetable for Return to Heat

Dion Waiters’ Ankle Injury ‘Progressing in Right Direction,’ Still No Timetable for Return to Heat

Get excited, Miami Heat fans! Sort of. Dion Waiters has missed the Miami Heat’s last three games after suffering an ankle injury during a March 17 win against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Though X-rays were negative, no timetable was placed on his return. That still seems to be the case now, only the Heat know Waiters’ [...]

March 24, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Scouts Are Divided on Brandon Ingram’s Future in the NBA

Scouts Are Divided on Brandon Ingram’s Future in the NBA

Brandon Ingram’s rookie season hasn’t been spectacular. He’s shooting under 30 percent from deep, and his free-throw percentage sits under 65. He plays hard on defense, but his reads can be off, and he’s not yet strong enough to defend power forwards. Naturally, this creates some division within the basketball ranks about his future in [...]

March 24, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Clippers Coach Doc Rivers Loves Dirk Nowitzki Because ‘He’s His Own Bird’

Clippers Coach Doc Rivers Loves Dirk Nowitzki Because ‘He’s His Own Bird’

Doc Rivers is probably okay that the Los Angeles Clippers lost to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. He loves Dirk Nowitzki that much. Fine, you got me. There’s no way he’s cool with the loss. It was a contentious game the Clippers needed. They’re now just one game up on the Oklahoma City Thunder [...]

March 24, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Paul George Would ‘Love’ to Play with Indiana Native Gordon Hayward

Paul George Would ‘Love’ to Play with Indiana Native Gordon Hayward

If the Indiana Pacers are looking to retain and renew Paul George’s affections, adding Gordon Hayward would be a great start. Totally reasonable, right? Sources told ESPN.com’s Zach Lowe that George, who is a free agent in 2018 and considered a flight risk, would love the chance to play with the Indiana native: It all [...]

March 23, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Jeff Hornacek Says New York Knicks Will Be All About The Triangle in 2017-18

Jeff Hornacek Says New York Knicks Will Be All About The Triangle in 2017-18

The triangle isn’t going anywhere. Prior to the New York Knicks’ Wednesday night loss to the Utah Jazz, head coach Jeff Hornacek said that the team will be all triangle everything next season, and they’ll look to ditch anyone and everyone who isn’t buying in. Per Newsday‘s Al Iannazzone: Jeff Hornacek made it clear that the [...]

March 23, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

The LaVar Ball-LeBron James Feud the NBA Didn’t Ask For is in Full Swing

The LaVar Ball-LeBron James Feud the NBA Didn’t Ask For is in Full Swing

LaVar Ball, father of top NBA prospect Lonzo Ball, and LeBron James, best player in the world, are basically feuding. Because, why not? Ball caused a stir when he said NBA stars typically don’t raise fellow NBA stars and then cited the future of James’ kids as a potential example. LeBron, of course, was none [...]

March 23, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Stan Van Gundy After Pistons’ Loss to Bulls: ‘We’re Just Bad All the Way Around’

Stan Van Gundy After Pistons’ Loss to Bulls: ‘We’re Just Bad All the Way Around’

Stan Van Gundy was not happy following the Detroit Pistons’ loss to the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night. The coach-president ripped into his team and even saved some of the blame for himself. From ESPN.com’s Nick Friedell: The message I gave them is, ‘Look, we got 10 games left,” he said. “And if we don’t change the [...]

March 23, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Lakers Head Coach Luke Walton Wants Rookie Brandon Ingram to be Vocal Leader

Lakers Head Coach Luke Walton Wants Rookie Brandon Ingram to be Vocal Leader

Brandon Ingram is 19 years old, but the Los Angeles Lakers are pushing the rookie to carry himself like he’s 29. Head coach Luke Walton has been impressed with the newbie’s consistently gritty efforts. Many of the numbers won’t support it, but Ingram is already good. Though his three-point touch—and perhaps the speed of his release—need some [...]

March 23, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Spurs Assistant Becky Hammon a Finalist to be Head Coach for Florida Gators’ Women’s Team

Spurs Assistant Becky Hammon a Finalist to be Head Coach for Florida Gators’ Women’s Team

Becky Hammon is already one of the best WNBA players ever. Now a San Antonio Spurs assistant coach, she’s also won an NBA Summer League championship, as head honcho for the Spurs’ offseason kiddies. What’s next? Coaching the women’s basketball team at Florida, perhaps. According to Mike Robinson over at Swish Appeal, Hammon is among the [...]

March 22, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale 0
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