Knicks fans didn’t seem too thrilled with the selection of Kristaps Porzingis with the fourth overall pick last night, but the Knicks made another move later in the evening that seemed to calm the death threats to Phil Jackson.
Trade talks surrounding DeMarcus Cousins have kicked into high gear the past few days with the Sacramento Kings and Los Angeles Lakers reportedly actively working towards a deal. Another report surfaced that Cousins wants to play for the New York Knicks. Initially it was reported that Cousins had issues with the management of the team but wanted to remain in Sacramento. New head coach George Karl is reportedly the person that wants Cousins out while Vlade Divac and Vivek Ranadivé seemingly don’t. A Twitter user tweeted Cousins about the situation and Cousins reiterated that he wants to stay with the Kings.
The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to trade Luke Ridnour to the Charlotte Hornets for Matt Barnes.
The focus has been on the Sacramento Kings possibly trading DeMarcus Cousins but a new report surfaced that they are possibly shopping Rudy Gay as well. The Kings are reportedly trying to figure out Rudy Gay, their No. 6 pick and Rajon Rondo.
There’s been reports about the New York Knicks possibly trading their No. 4 pick in the upcoming 2015 draft and now they have their first major offer. After a lengthy off-season contract dispute, the Phoenix Suns signed Eric Bledsoe last summer and he gave them a strong season — 17 points and 6.1 assists a game, he led the team in Win Shares (seven) and had the highest PER of any player on the roster at the end of the season. However, the Suns are shopping him around as we head into the NBA Draft Thursday.
There’s been major talk about possibily trading DeMarcus Cousins but there were also reports that the Sacramento Kings weren’t so willing to part with their franchise star. Cousins although frustrated with the direction of the team, gave no indication that he was looking to leave. Well they brought in George Karl as head coach and now HE reportedly wants to trade Cousins. That of course rubbed Cousins the wrong way and as trade rumors heated up yesterday, he threw out a not so cryptic tweet early Tuesday morning.
The latest trade rumors from out in the Western Conference are coming from two Cali teams. The Kings are reportedly in talks with the Lakers to give up DeMarcus Cousins but what will they get in return?
The 2015 NBA Draft is steadily approaching which means there will be an increase in reports about teams trying to trade up for a better pick. The latest news involves the Denver Nuggets. It’s no secret that Ty Lawson and the Nuggets are pretty fed up with each other. The Sacramento Kings new coach George Karl used to coach Lawson on the Nuggets and wants to coach him again. Can the two teams come to a deal?
The 2015 NBA Draft is less than two weeks away so reports are kicking up a notch about teams possibly trading to move up in the draft. The Brooklyn Nets are reportedly one of those teams.