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The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men’s professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams. It is widely considered to be the premier men’s professional basketball league in the world.
The debate over who “won” the 2017 NBA Draft will most likely rage for years. The most obvious answer is the Philadelphia 76ers, who took the one player experts consider a sure thing in Markelle Fultz. But the great thing about the draft is that most of the time the overall winner only becomes apparentRead more
The 2016-17 MVP race has been a close-fought battle between three participants, namely Russell Westbrook, James Harden and Kawhi Leonard. Each of these players has a number of compelling reasons as to why they should be crowned the MVP. My own perspective has been that, of these candidates, it’s an incredibly difficult vote to makeRead more
Just under four years since the Brooklyn Nets acquired Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, Jason Terry and D.J. White in exchange for Gerald Wallace, Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks, Kris Joseph, Keith Bogans and three first round draft picks, as well as the right to swap first round picks in 2017, the Nets are somehow rightRead more
The 2017 NBA Draft was all we were hoping for and more (for the most part). The big night itself didn’t give us the Paul George trade we were all expecting, but there was plenty of drama, plenty of excitement and a few surprises along the way. Somewhat unsurprisingly Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball wentRead more
The excitement of the NBA offseason is upon us and the trades and rumours are swirling hard like a tornado. Already we have seen DeAngelo Russell traded to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez and Dwight Howard moved to the Hornets for a very slight return. But the rumour mill is churning and every dayRead more
So on Tuesday the L.A. Lakers traded D’Angelo Russell and Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in tonight’s draft. As always, Woj broke the news: Lakers are trading Tim Mozgov and D'Angelo Russell to Nets for Brook Lopez and 27th pick Thursday, sources say. — Adrian WojnarowskiRead more
On Tuesday night, my fellow podcaster Matthew Wellington posted an excellent round-up of the NBA rumours which were beginning to emerge, and everyone in our group chat went to bed after what was a tumultuous day in the NBA. After our team decided to catch some much-needed sleep, more things happened, as the Atlanta HawksRead more
The NBA offseason is a difficult beast for many non-enthusiast fans to understand. It is a true enigma in the sports world, a period consisting of roughly four months when NBA fans, young and old, lose their heads over the possibilities ahead of them. To explain it to a non-enthusiast fan is a difficult thing,Read more
Sam Hinkie’s done it again – this time long after being relieved of his duties by the Philadelphia 76ers. Yep, in what turned out to be a busy weekend in the NBA world, the Sixers and Boston Celtics agreed in principle to a trade that saw Philly acquire the number one overall pick in Thursday’sRead more
With the NBA draft just a matter of days away and prospects winding down visits and workouts with teams we here at Double Clutch are going to give you our thoughts on the best players at each position, and in this case the best prospects from overseas. The 5 prospects we’ll be looking at inRead more