A George Hill trade is very likely before the trade deadline on March 25th.
It would almost be silly for the Minnesota Timberwolves to hang on to Rubio past the trade deadline, but his market in light of the altered point guard landscape is uncertain.
Who are some players the Mavericks should target in order to help their chances of advancing in the postseason?
Mavs owner Mark Cuban and head coach Rick Carlisle both denied rumors that Porzingis is on the trading block, but the speculations are still prevalent around the league. Having said that, let's look at the three teams that the Mavericks could engage in a Porzingis trade.
An Evan Fournier trade is increasingly likely. Depleted by injuries to key men, the Orlando Magic should be sellers at the deadline.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to trade Andre Drummond.
So going back to what Ainge said in terms of "changing faces," Kemba's name immediately comes to mind.
Rockets management made it clear very early on they want a franchise cornerstone, youth, or picks return in exchange for the former MVP. That direction doesn’t seem like it’s about to change moving forward.
Many familiar names are in the thick of the NBA MVP race. It is a wide open field a month into the 2020/21 season.
To say it’s been a wild NBA season so far would be an understatement. After having just a little over two months to prepare, the first few games naturally didn’t go as planned for most teams, as the standings show.
The NBA Christmas Day games were a bit disappointing. The Heat easily beat the Pelicans, the Bucks cruised past the Warriors, and the Nets were far better than the Celtics.
Five NBA games take place on Christmas Day. The Pelicans meet the Heat before the Warriors take on Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks. They're followed by the Nets and Celtics before attention switches to the Western Conference for the Mavericks versus the Lakers and a playoff rematch between the Clippers and the Nuggets.
This year’s NBA Christmas Day games are no different, featuring an exciting cast of young up-and-coming players with everything to prove matched up against league veterans.
With all the accolades and nightly triple-doubles that Luka Doncic has accumulated, he is just a 21-year old star entering his third year in the league. Many people predict Luka to come up with an MVP-caliber year this season, but that will be dependent on the level of success that the Mavericks will achieve.
Giannis Antetokounmpo’s looming free agency decision has been the most sought-after storyline of this NBA offseason, spawning an almost-religious fervor among fans that could rival that of LeBron’s “The Decision.”