Ben McLemore is being asked to shoot threes. Considering everything he has endured, that is the easy part.
The Sacramento Kings have the worst defense n the NBA. They are expected to miss the playoffs for the 15th year in a row.
Affectionately known as the curse of Robert Sarver, the Suns have an 11-year playoff drought. But voodoo isn’t needed in the Valley of The Sun. Just Devin Booker.
DeMarcus is out there if the Lakers want him. Career-low numbers across the board, Boogie can be rehabilitated. Or, is he too injured, too slow, too old?
Blake Griffin could help a contender in a reduced role. He’s not the player he used to be. But he’s being paid like a superstar which complicates his trade value.
Temporarily, Mark Cuban was in hot water. But he has walked back his anthem restrictions. His other decisions, the drafting of Luka instead of Trae Young, and the trading for Kristaps Porziņģis, deserve deeper scrutiny.
The All-Star game has good intentions, HBCU, and COVID relief. But the bottom line of more infections and postponements make it too risky to even consider.
Jaylen Brown. All-Star game starter. Most Improved Player.
LaMelo Ball is having the rookie season everyone expected and is still in the hunt for ROY
After signing a free agent deal with the Utah Jazz, Jordan Clarkson is having a career year
Kevin Porter Jr. is only 20 years old. Unfortunately for him, the NBA is rich with responsible 20 years olds.