The Tristan Thompson Line In The Sand

The Tristan Thompson-Cleveland Cavaliers stalemate has finally reached the point of no return. One side believes they are being denied what has been earned. The other side is calmly saying, slow your roll, you are not a max player. Of course with the stakes this high, the sides have stayed in their respective corners even…

Free Agents That Still Need A Job

There are only five days left in the month and the free agent class has dwindled down to a very small fraternity of players who are a) refusing to budge on salary, or, b) weighing their narrow options with distaste, or, c) close to signing with a team. Here’s a list of the available free…

Tristan Thompson Has Two Options

Cleveland has done a good job of keeping their own free-agents in house as they re-signed LeBron James, Kevin Love and Iman Shumpert. The last big fish in the Cavs free-agent quartet is Tristan Thompson who had a break-out year in 2014-15, particularly in the NBA playoffs. Thompson played 37 minutes in the playoffs, scoring…

Summer of Bling: 5 Players Who Will Get Paid

The summer market of 2015 is a seller’s dream. Because there aren’t enough wealthy teams to go around, contracts will be inflated as bidders leverage against one another to grab players. The athletes and their agents will find lucrative deals despite the fact that most of the players are complimentary. That benefits the market. When…