Lakers

Lakers’ Plan For Kevin Durant, LeBron & AD still in motion per source

Kevin Durant will join the Los Angeles Lakers in 2019, a league source tells me. Durant, a two-time NBA champion with the Golden State Warriors, is highly considering joining the Los Angeles Lakers in the summer of 2019, I was told in September. Spoke to a source today who confirmed Kevin Durant will be a

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Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic is a top five center in the NBA

Every gameday for the Denver Nuggets, we see Nikola Jokic ball out. Jokic has improved his game over the years and is a top-five center in the NBA. His name deserves to be talked about as much as other centers in the league, including the likes of Joel Embiid. When Jokic is on the court, he

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The Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 104: New Orleans Pelicans look like a real threat

Subscribe to The Atlantic Files on Apple Podcasts || Subscribe to Basketball Society Mike and Alex are joined again this week by Wahaj of the Back to the Basket Podcast! This week, the guys talk about the biggest surprises, biggest disappointments, small sample sizes, and old school teams that would thrive in this era of

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Pelicans

It’s only one game, but the Pelicans have the potential to be scary good

The New Orleans Pelicans showed flashes of potential in an opening night beatdown of the Houston Rockets. Anthony Davis and company went into Houston and won 131-112 as they couldn’t be stopped all night. While the night was supposed to be about how the new look Rockets would perform, it was Anthony Davis who stole

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NBA

Preseason NBA Yearly Award Predictions

Today marks the end of one of the wildest NBA summers in recent memory. What better time to skip the contents of the entire regular season and just get to the end and give out some trophies! Last year’s award races featured James Harden getting the annual “look we can’t just give LeBron everything” MVP

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NBA

NBA Roundtable: Awards and season predictions

With the NBA season right around the corner, several of our writers gather for a roundtable discussion giving predictions on who will win the MVP, if the Celtics and Warriors are both the clear-cut No. 1 seeds in their respective conferences and more. Our participants for this edition are: Evan Anderson (@Jordainian21) DJ Allen (@DJAllen23)

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Ep. 4: Media Day Recap

The pre-season for the NBA is here, but the Los Angeles Lakers don’t hit the floor until Sunday when they square against the Denver Nuggets. That leaves Lakers Lair hosts BJ Boyer and Randy King to fill that void of Lakers action and analyze and express their thoughts on the latest Lakers news. Before practice could start for

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MVP

Ranking the 5 MVP candidates for the 2018-2019 NBA season

The NBA continues to grow with superstars leaguewide. With this heavy influx of elite level talent, it could be the deepest in terms of skill that has ever been in the league at one time. Whether it be from individual statistics, team success, or player popularity with all these players on this list, each is taken

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Five Burning Topics for the 2018-2019 NBA Season

It seems like just yesterday we watched the Golden State Warriors deliver yet another NBA championship as a precursor to one of the wildest NBA offseasons in recent memory. Chess pieces moved and new stars aligned as teams and individual players alike made moves to put themselves in the best position to continue to compete.

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Anthony Davis

Report: Rich Paul is leading contender to be Anthony Davis’ new agent

New Orleans Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis has parted ways with his longtime agent Thad Foucher, according to a report from ESPN. Davis has two years and $52 million left on his contract with the Pelicans, plus a $29 million player option for the 2020-21 season. The five-time All-Star is eligible for a supermax contract worth over

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