(Photos) NBA: LOL Damian Lillard Gets Asked About Joining Warriors; Check His Response


Apparently there’s a trend of NBA players going to play for their hometown; LeBron went back to the Cavaliers, Dwyane Wade joined the Chicago Bulls, and Dwight Howard chose the Atlanta Hawks.  Damian Lillard is originally from Oakland so a fan on Twitter asked him if he’s next to go home, which would be the Golden State Warriors.  Dame had a funny response.

NBA: Adam Silver Says Kevin Durant Signing With Warriors is Not ‘Ideal’ & Shows Need to Change CBA

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When Kevin Durant decided to join the Golden State Warriors during this year’s free agency, many people considered them a “super-team” practically guaranteed to win an NBA championship.  The league doesn’t have much parity as it’s pretty much considered a two-team league with many thinking the Cleveland Cavaliers and Warriors will meet in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive year.  NBA commissioner Adam Silver expressed his concern on the matter.

(Photo) NBA: James Harden Writes Open Letter to Rockets’ Fans & Takes Shot at Warriors


James Harden recently agreed to a four-year, $118 million contract extension to stay with the Houston Rockets.  Though they have “The Beard”, it’s not nearly enough to contend against the firepower the Golden State Warriors have including their latest addition and Harden’s former teammate, Kevin Durant.  Harden however said he’s not worried.

NBA: 2017-18 Salary Cap to be Lower Than Expected; Warriors Might Not be Able to Keep Durant

The salary cap for this upcoming season went up to an astounding $94 million.  It was expected to be even higher for the 2017-18 season, and while it will be higher, it won’t be as high as expected.

(Video) NBA: Kyrie Irving Comments on Kevin Durant Joining Warriors


Yesterday after Kevin Durant announced his major decision to join the Golden State Warriors, several players around the league expressed their thoughts about it on Twitter.  Kyrie Irving wasn’t one of them but he did have a couple words later on.

NBA: Mavericks Agree to 4-Yr, $94 Million Deal With Harrison Barnes & Also Trade For Andrew Bogut

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With Kevin Durant selecting the Golden State Warriors, they had to make some changes to their roster to make room.  They began by renouncing Festus Ezeli, making him a free agent, and now as I reported before, Harrison Barnes and Andrew Bogut are on their way out too.

(Photos) NBA: Players Around the League Throw Shade & Congratulate Kevin Durant Joining Warriors

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By now you already know that Kevin Durant shook up the NBA completely by joining the Golden State Warriors.  Social media is going insane with the news and players around the league have been tweeting their reactions as well.  While Dwyane Wade called it a “power move”, Andre Drummond noted they might have issues on the defensive end and Paul Pierce threw some not so subtle shade.  Check out more reactions.

(Video) NBA: Stephen A. Smith Says Kevin Durant Choosing Warriors ‘Weakest Move By Superstar’

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Today Kevin Durant finally made his free agency decision and it was a HUGE one.  Durant agreed to a two-year, $54 million deal with the Golden State Warriors including a player option after the first season.  Durant did say it would be a basketball decision and while some championed him for getting a guaranteed ring and lauded the Warriors as completely unbeatable, others were upset with Durant for joining forces with not only a team that went 73-9 last season, but also the team that eliminated his from the NBA playoffs. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith was part of the latter group and delivered the expected “Stephen A. rant.”

NBA: Kyrie Irving Plans to Gloat to Warriors on Team USA About Cavs Winning Championship

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From opponents to teammates, it’s three against one as Draymond Green, Klay Thompson and Harrison Barnes all made the Team USA roster in addition to Kyrie Irving.  The lone Cavalier has one big ally however, a championship ring and he plans to use it to gloat over the Warriors.

(Video) NBA: Who Isn’t Interested In Kevin Durant Is An Easier Question


The whispers are swirling. Where is KD going to go once he has free agency on July 1st. NY is a possibility. Then again, so is California; Los Angeles AND Oakland…but we knew that already. Who else is seriously interested? Keep reading to find out.

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