Orlando Magic

Expect a big, defensive-minded lineup for the Orlando Magic this season

The Orlando Magic may have caused many people to scratch their heads with their first-round picks of the last two NBA Drafts, selecting big men Jonathan Isaac (2017) and Mo Bamba (2018) in consecutive years. Isaac and Bamba are both two big men that most would assume would collide for playing time at the center

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Charles Barkley refuses to appear on NBA 2K19

Charles Barkley is the missing ingredient to the NBA 2K video game. Unfortunately, you won’t be seeing him on NBA 2K19. “I’m still not there,” Charles Barkley told me on ScoopB.com via the Scoop B Radio Podcast. For the past few years, Barkley and NBA 2K cannot agree on a financial agreement to make the

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Rookie, NBA Draft

Which 2018 NBA second-round draft picks will deliver in rookie season?

First round picks are nice, but let us not forget how important picks 31-60 can be. There has been an assemblage of second-round picks in past seasons who have managed to carve their way onto an NBA roster and find ways to contribute. The 2018 NBA Draft class was deep and saturated with talent. After

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 90: If healthy, the next Western Conference Power will be the Denver Nuggets, says Mike Bash

The Atlantic Files is back again with a brand new, permanent, co-host! Mike Bash, previously the Brooklyn Nets correspondent of the show, is the new co-host moving forward and we’re glad to have him! This week’s episode of The Atlantic Files features some of the best free agency signings, draft trade outcomes, and summer league

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Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony may have a new home in Houston

When Paul George re-signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder, everyone knew Carmelo Anthony was going to be the odd man out. This move triggers a domino effect that has the Oklahoma City Thunder scrambling to get Carmelo Anthony out of town. A few NBA teams appear to have interest in acquiring Anthony. However, nothing has

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Kevin Love and Giannis Antetokounmpo

Should the Milwaukee Bucks trade for Kevin Love?

The Milwaukee Bucks have been in a standstill in the Eastern Conference over the past few years. The rise of Giannis Antetokounmpo has been real and he’s led the Bucks to a respectable position in the NBA. However, they’ve been unable to get over the hump and it’s time to get Antetokounmpo some help. The

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Lakers

Analyzing each Los Angeles Lakers free agents not named LeBron James.

The Los Angeles Lakers wasted no time in building their roster for the 2018-2019 season after inking LeBron James to a four-year deal.  In the first 48 hours of free agency, Rob Pelinka and Magic Johnson made splashes by signing a plethora of players to help them compete for the Larry O’Brien trophy. While the James

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LeBron James

LeBron James as a Laker: Thoughts on aftermath, Kobe, chemistry, LaVar, and more

The NBA landscape experienced another seismic shift with LeBron James now taking his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers. Two of our editors and resident Laker fans share reactions and thoughts on what’s to come with LeBron in LA. Martin Soaries (@Marsoaries) BJ Boyer (@wcb94) Martin to BJ: The first thing I need to know

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Pump Fake to the Altar NBA

Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 15 – NBA Free Agency Bonanza

In this episode of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast, the boys are FIRED UP on free agency. LeBron James to the Lakers, Paul George staying in OKC and DeMarcus Cousins to the Warriors are just some of the surprising signings. How will the 2018-19 NBA regular season play out? To this point, it

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LeBron James

Dear LeBron James from a Kobe Bryant fan

Dear LeBron James, First and foremost, Welcome to LA! I never thought I’d be saying that but here we are. I’m going to start off by saying, I didn’t want you on the Lakers. As crazy as it sounds, I know I probably speak for many who felt that same way. It had nothing to

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