ANOTHER UPDATE ON JIMMY BUTLER

The Jimmy Butler saga has just taken another turn. Just a few minutes ago, Marc Stein reported that Jimmy and his agent Bernie Lee has informed the Timberwolves that the Miami Heat is Butler´s preffered destination. Now, we just have to wait and see if the T-Wolves trades […]

GRANT OR PATTERSON

Who should be the starting PF for  the thunder? At the beginning of the offseason, I was very confident that Jerami Grant was going to be the starting power forward for the OKC Thunder. However, after some thinking, I prefer Patrick Patterson to start over Grant for simple […]

RECAP OKC THUNDER MEDIA DAY

The OKC Thunder had their media day today and this will be a recap of what the players had to say. Russell Westbrook: When asked about his timetable coming back: “What did you read?” So the 4 week window before re-evaluation is still the plan. On Carmelo Anthony, said […]

WHERE WILL JIMMY BUTLER BE TRADED TO?

Now when Jimmy Butler has requested a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves, I am going to give my thoughts on where he will end up. Jimmy did submit a list to the Wolves of teams where he would like to go to which included the New York Knicks, […]

TAKEAWAYS FROM THE SAM PRESTI PRESS CONFERENCE

The Thunder GM Sam Presti held a press conference about the OKC Thunder in general and I have some takeaways from the Press Conference. Presti expects Russ and PG to take on more of a leader role now when Nick Collison has retired. The Thunder wants to play […]

WHY WE SHOULDN’T BE CONCERNED ABOUT RUSS KNEE PROCEDURE

Is Russell Westbrooks injury concerning? A few days ago, we found out that Russell Westbrook underwent an arthroscopic procedure on his right knee and will likely miss all of training camp and the preseason, however he will probably be ready for the season opener against the warriors. A […]

JIMMY BUTLER HAS REQUESTED A TRADE FROM MINNESOTA

According to Shams, 4 time All-Star Jimmy Butler has requested a trade to get out of Minnesota and has given them a list of three teams, which are the New York Knicks, LA Clippers and the Brooklyn Nets. Keep in mind though that these are his preferred destinations, […]

PROJECTED SALARY CAP FOR 2019-20 AND 2020-21 SEASON

According to Shams, the NBA has informed the teams of the updated projected salary cap for the next two seasons. The cap for the 2019-20 season will be $109M with the tax level being $132M. For the 2020-21 season, the cap will be $118M with the tax level […]

IS THERE SUCH THING AS A GOAT

Is there such a thing as a GOAT? Kareem Abdul-Jabbar recently said something that I agree 100% with. That you cannot compare players who played in different eras because of the different circumstances, the state that the game of basketball was in earlier and where it is now […]

WHAT I WANT TO SEE FROM THE THUNDER THIS SEASON

What I want to see from the Thunder this season The main thing that I want to see from the Thunder next season is a lot more ball movement and a lot less of isolation possessions. There were a lot of bad possessions last season that came from […]