Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard must be professional, prepare to play for Toronto

The NBA world has been aware for some time that Kawhi Leonard wanted out of San Antonio. Well, guess what? Leonard got what he wanted. On the morning of Wednesday, July 18th, 2018, Leonard was traded to the Toronto Raptors for their respective superstar DeMar DeRozan. However, even after the demands of Leonard were met,

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Kawhi Leonard

The Kawhi Leonard timeline and the status of his image

I don’t know if you’ve heard this before, but Kawhi Leonard continues to be at the forefront of trade talks this summer. The disgruntled San Antonio Spurs star had an injury-riddled 2017-18 season which saw him play in only nine games. It was the focal point of what was the Spurs’ worst season (in terms

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Kawhi Leonard

Roundtable: Reacting to the Kawhi Leonard, DeMar DeRozan trade

After seeing Kawhi Leonard’s highly publicized saga with the San Antonio Spurs come to an end via a trade to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan, several members of the Society gathered for a roundtable discussion dissecting the trade, it’s repercussions and what it means for both franchises going forward. Our participants are: BJ Boyer

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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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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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Diana Taurasi

Diana Taurasi’s WNBA Mount Rushmore: Lisa Leslie, Sheryl Swoopes, Tina Thompson, Cheryl Miller & Sue Bird

When Diana Taurasi speaks, you listen! In a recent interview with Landon Buford, the three-time WNBA champ shared her Mount Rushmore of WNBA players. “I’ll take Lisa at the five. At the four, I’ll take Tina Thompson, no one has ever been as competitive as her. At the three I’ll take Swoopes. At the two I’ll take

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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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DeMarcus Cousins

Why I don’t like DeMarcus Cousins joining Golden State

The NBA world exploded when it was announced that DeMarcus Cousins signed a one-year deal with the Golden State Warriors. I can’t remember a time like this in history when everyone was so up in arms about an NBA signing. It wasn’t even this bad when Kevin Durant signed with Golden State just two years

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Charles Barkley

Charles Barkley: “I’d rather have no rings than join a super team”

NBA Hall of Famer and TNT Inside The NBA analyst, Charles Barkley had a decorated career. Drafted fifth overall in the 1984 NBA Draft, he’s an Olympic gold medalist with the 1992 Dream Team and has won the NBA’s Most Valuable Player Award. One thing that eluded Barkley during his career was an NBA championship.

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