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Report: New Orleans Pelicans to Acquire Utah Jazz Forward Derrick Favors

NEW YORK, USA – JANUARY 03 : Spencer Dinwiddie (R) of Brooklyn Nets in action against Derrick Favors (L) of Utah Jazz during NBA game between Brooklyn Nets and Utah Jazz at Barclays Center in New York City, United States on January 03, 2017. (Photo by Volkan Furuncu/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) The New Orleans Pelicans keep adding to their depth by trading for Derrick Favors from the Utah Jazz. This is part of a total roster rehaul in part of the Pelicans. They have totally revamped their roster after trading away Anthony Davis. What they gave up? In this trade,...

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Bobby Portis Signs with the New York Knicks

CHICAGO, USA – APRIL 7: Bobby Portis (5) of Chicago Bulls in action during the NBA game between Brooklyn Nets and Chicago Bulls at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois, United States on April 7, 2018. (Photo by Bilgin S. Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) After striking out on Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant, the New York Knicks continue to fill their roster for next season. The Knicks are on the verge of signing Bobby Portis to a two-year $31 million deal according to ESPN. Portis played for the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls last season. After agreeing to terms with...

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Three NBA Teams in Need of a Rebuild

DENVER, CO – DECEMBER 28: Andrew Wiggins (22) of the Minnesota Timberwolves wipes sweat from his brow against the Denver Nuggets during the second quarter. The Denver Nuggets hosted the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images) There’s been so much talk in recent years about tanking and teams losing on purpose to get better draft picks. The Philadelphia 76ers most famously succeeded in using this tactic, and the Phoenix Suns are looking to replicate that success. There are certain teams in the league however that have been consistent in making...

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Analyzing the Infamous Kyrie Irving Trade

DENVER, CO – JANUARY 29: Nikola Jokic (15) of the Denver Nuggets defends Kyrie Irving (11) of the Boston Celtics during the second half of the Celtics’ 111-110 win on Monday, January 29, 2018. The Denver Nuggets hosted the Boston Celtics at the Pepsi Center in Denver. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images) Two years ago, the NBA world was caught by surprise when two-star point guards were dealt by their respective teams. After increasing tension in Cleveland, Kyrie Irving demanded a trade from the Cavaliers. Cleveland was forced to trade their star player that offseason,...

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