Daily Archives: June 13, 2023

2023 NBA free agency preview: James Harden, Kyrie Irving, Chris Paul headline list of 50 possible free agents

The NBA offseason is officially here after the Denver Nuggets beat the Miami Heat in five games for the first title in franchise history. Free agency is set to begin on Friday, June 30. “Free agency doesn’t happen anymore, really,” Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said in April. “The new free agency is players change teams [via trade].” Ujiri is …

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Doc Rivers explains how Joel Embiid can take the next step, why coaching James Harden was ‘challenging’

The 76ers parted ways with Doc Rivers after three seasons last month, and the coach has some thoughts about his time with the team, along with the players he had an opportunity to coach in Philadelphia. During an appearance on The Bill Simmons Podcast, Rivers reflected on working with reigning NBA MVP Joel Embiid, and shared his opinion on what Embiid …

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Who was more dominant in NBA title runs, Shaq or Jokic?

Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, left, shoots Monday during Game 5 of the NBA Finals. At right, then-Lakers center Shaquille O’Neal celebrates a dunk against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 1 of the Finals on June 6, 2001. (Jack Dempsey; Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press) Nikola Jokic just completed a dominant run through the postseason to help the Denver …

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Aaron Gordon's BEST Moments From The 2023 NBA Finals!

Take a look at some of Aaron Gordon’s best plays in the Finals! Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending stories and … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgwOC_tt2rU Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Jamal Murray's BEST Moments From The 2023 NBA Finals!

Take a look at some of Jamal Murray’s best plays in the Finals! Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending stories and … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96Vo5f6_g7w Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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What is Jimmy Butler’s legacy after a second Finals loss?

We now have an answer to the question, would the 2023 Finals be the coronation of Nikola Jokic or Jimmy Butler? Jokic authored one of the most statistically dominant postseason runs of all-time, while Playoff Jimmy’s run ran out of gas. He averaged 21.6 points on 41.3 percent shooting from the field in the 2023 Finals and was largely a …

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Denver Nuggets' BEST Plays of the 2023 NBA Finals!

Check out some of the Denver Nuggets’ best plays from the NBA Finals! Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MTFVSgzepVs Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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What will be the fantasy fallout of Ja Morant’s impending suspension?

The 2022-2023 NBA season is officially over, with the Denver Nuggets being crowned as NBA Champions for the first time in franchise history. Now that the offseason is underway, teams across the league will assess their cap situation, vet new talent in preparation for the NBA Draft and look for opportunities to improve their rosters through trades or free agency. …

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EVERY Nikola Jokic Dime From The 2023 NBA Playoffs 👀

Nikola Jokic’s 9.5 APG in the 2023 Playoffs are the highest APG by a Center in a single postseason in NBA history, previously Wilt … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vURM3fqiR4 Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Rockets could explore Zion Williamson trade involving No. 4 pick

As the No. 1 overall pick from the 2019 NBA draft, Zion Williamson is a supremely talented young player for the New Orleans Pelicans. Now 22 years old, Williamson averaged 26.0 points (60.8% FG, 36.8% on 3-pointers), 7.0 rebounds, and 4.6 assists per game last season. The problem, however, is durability. Based on a variety of injuries and health issues, …

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NBA free agency: Player option tracker as Fred VanVleet opts out; James Harden, Draymond Green face decisions

Getty Images Fred VanVleet is expected to decline his $22.8 million player option from the Toronto Raptors and become an unrestricted free agent this summer, per Adrian Wojnarowski. This isn’t a surprising development, as VanVleet is set to earn more money with a new contract, but there will be plenty of suitors interested in signing him away from Toronto when …

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Nikola Jokic opens as favorite in 2024 NBA MVP odds after Nuggets’ title, Joel Embiid fourth on list

Getty Images Nikola Jokic had a chance to win three straight regular-season MVP awards this season, but in one of the more controversial races in recent memory, Jokic ultimately lost the award to Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid. Jokic was favored for much of the season, but after months of debate that touched on everything from Jokic’s place in history …

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Rutgers officially adds talented center Emmanuel Ogbole

For Rutgers men’s basketball, Monday was full of excitement. The team announced that it had officially signed Monore College center Emmanuel Ogbole who was a dominant force in the paint in junior college. Ogbole, a 6-foot-11, 242-pound center from Aune-Adoka, Nigeria, took his official visit to Rutgers in June. He received an offer from the Scarlet Knights in November. He …

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