The Denver Nuggets didn't draft Emmanuel Mudiay to sit the bench. It's likely the team will look to trade point guard Raymond Felton at some point before the NBA Trade Deadline to get Mudiay into the starters role. But, judging by the rookies Summer League showing so far, Denver might want to make a trade sooner than expected. Mudiay's road to the NBA has been well documented. Instead of playing
What is Brian Shaw's next move? After being fired by the Denver Nuggets, Shaw now faces the option of choosing his next landing spot. However, that might not necessarily be a head coaching position. Shaw was regarded as one of the NBA's top assistant coaches before his tenure in Denver began. He was the understudy to Phil Jackson in Los Angeles, and also served as the Indiana Pacers second in
The Brooklyn Nets are fading fast. The team has immense interest in trading away some of its top talent, which includes Deron Williams and Brook Lopez. It's the latter that has seemed to draw the most attention from teams, but is Lopez worth the hefty price Brooklyn is asking? Over his seven-year NBA career Lopez has made quite the name for himself. His career averages of 17.7 points and 7.2
24 hours after sending shooting guard Dion Waiters to Oklahoma City in a three-way deal for J.R. Smith and Iman Shumphert, the Cleveland Cavaliers are close to a deal for Denver Nuggets big man Timofey Mozgove. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein and Brian Windhorst, Cleveland will send two future first round picks to Denver for the 28-year-old 7’1, 250-pound Russian center. Per Stein on Twitter, the Cavaliers are prepared to
The Golden State Warriors failed to win over free agent center Dwight Howard who is heading to the Houston Rockets. That didn't deter the franchise from signing free agent guard-forward Andre Iguodala to a four-year $48 million contract. In order to sign him Golden State sent Richard Jefferson, Andris Biedrins and Brandon Rush along with first round picks in 2014 and 2017 and future second round picks to the Utah Jazz in exchange for Kevin Murphy who has a contract that isn't guaranteed for the 2013-2014 season.
OAKLAND – In perhaps the biggest blockbuster move so far in free agency, the Golden State Warriors would sign free-agent swingman Andre Iguodala to a four-year, $48 million deal. Golden State, one of the teams mentioned as a potential landing spot for free-agent center Dwight Howard, would sign the former Denver Nuggets small forward after clearing and estimated $24 million in salary cap room in dealing the expiring contracts of
The Golden State Warriors had one of their better seasons in 2012-2013. One of those reasons the play of power forward David Lee who became the franchises' first all-star representative since Latrell Sprewell in 1996-1997. During the regular season Lee averaged 18.5 points, 11.2 rebounds, 3.5 assists, on 51.9 percent shooting and 79.7 percent from the free throw line. He led the NBA in double-doubles with 56 and recorded one triple-double as well against the Charlotte Bobcats. The playoffs weren't
The Memphis Grizzlies have decided to not renew head coach Lionel Hollins' contract, putting an end to the tumultuous saga between Hollins and Memphis brass. Hollins has been feuding with the new Grizzlies front office, under the direction of new owner Robert Pera, on the state of the franchise. Hollins stated a desire to stay in Memphis, however it was not enough as he is now out of a job.
The Denver Nuggets have informed head coach George Karl that he will not return for the 2013-2014 season, in what would have been the final year of his contract. Karl was reportedly pushing for an extension, but the team denied his request. Karl leaves Denver with the distinction of being arguably one of the best coaches in the history of the franchise, as he led the team to the playoffs
The Golden State Warriors surprising playoff run ended with a game six loss to the San Antonio Spurs and it was a series that could have easily gone to game seven if it weren't for a blown 18 point lead in game one resulting in a double overtime loss. Stephen Curry played brilliantly, Harrison Barnes took his game to another level, Jarrett Jack hit clutch shots and Klay Thompson even though he had his ups and downs offensively, played outstanding defense. Looking ahead to