NBA: Kevin Durant and Warriors after loss & Knicks looking to trade 3rd overall pick

Was losing Game 1 of the NBA Finals a good thing for the Golden State Warriors? I explain why and how it could help to keep Kevin Durant from leaving. Also, the Knicks are reportedly shopping the third overall pick in the upcoming NBA Draft. Why this is a mistake if that pick is swapped for Anthony Davis.

Bold Strategy: Time to Trade LeBron

With the Lakers going to miss the NBA Playoffs it’s clear that the LeBron James signing hasn’t been a slam dunk for the Los Angeles Lakers. However, with what has happened to this team this season I bring up a bold strategy for the Lakers…trading LeBron. On this episode I highlight all the reasons why the Lakers should trade LeBron James and why it makes sense for both parties.

Porzingis trade proves the Knicks are tanking

In the first blockbuster trade of the NBA season the New York Knicks have traded Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks. While both teams have seemingly benefitted with the Mavericks getting a potential star and the Knicks getting cap space and draft picks, this trade also means something else. It could be the start of teams aggressively tanking to get a higher draft pick. I break down the trade, the Knicks plan going forward, and why tanking is bad for the NBA.

Anthony Davis trade request reaction

New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis has requested a trade and has told the franchise that he will not resign. On this episode I breakdown why teams who want to trade for Davis should be careful and could be making an investment that could backfire. Also, I defend the decision by Davis and explain why fans, the media, and organization shouldn’t crush the player who requests a trade.