Criteria for a successful 2019-20 campaign for the new look LA Clippers

The LA Clippers have their minds set on winning the franchise’s first NBA championship trophy and are prepared to begin the long journey to reach that goal.As preseason basketball cranks up, the LA Clippers know they are officially on...

How Will The Clippers Fare Without Paul George? | Basketball Insiders

When Robert Covington left the court on New Year’s Eve in New Orleans, he did not expect his absence from the Minnesota Timberwolves to last long. He had not broken or torn anything, so his apparent injury hiatus should...

Criteria for a successful 2019-20 season

The Golden State Warriors will enter the season with heavy expectations from a demanding culture, and for many reasons, it should be that way.Given the transactions that have taken place in the last few months, the Golden State Warriors’...

Can RJ Barrett realistically win Rookie of the Year?

RJ Barrett has been in the spotlight since high school. Now, he’s on the New York Knicks. Will his talent shine bright enough to earn Rookie of the Year?From April to the beginning of July, it’s almost impossible to...

Sources: DeMar DeRozan, Spurs Discussing Extension | Basketball Insiders

Looking back, the San Antonio Spurs are the only team that still has its end of the marquee player acquired in the blockbuster Kawhi Leonard-for-DeMar DeRozan deal in July 2018. DeRozan is entering his second season in San Antonio,...

Can new additions provide shooting Detroit Pistons need in 2019-20?

(Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)With a host of experience on their roster, here’s the complete preview of the Detroit Pistons for the 2019-20 NBA season.In a suddenly open Eastern Conference, the Detroit Pistons are certainly one of several teams...

NBA Daily: Clear-Minded Covington Ready To Make An Impact | Basketball Insiders

Two years ago, Terry Rozier appeared to be on the precipice of something great. One year ago, Rozier took a clear step back. Today, at long last, Rozier is a full-time, starting point guard — which is only to say: Buckle...

Report: Ian Mahinmi Out Six Weeks with Right Achilles Tendon Strain | Basketball Insiders

Jaylen Brown is part of a very small pool of NBA players that operates without an agent. He signed his rookie deal without one in 2016, a move that makes plenty of sense given the fact that his deal...

2019-20 success will be based on unit cohesion

The Chicago Bulls are entering Year 3 of their rebuilding project. What should be considered an encouraging season in 2019-20?Looking solely at their record last season, 22-60, it’s easy to dismiss the Chicago Bulls as a team on the...

High Expectations Have Chicago Aiming For The Postseason | Basketball Insiders

One year removed from the second departure of LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ shift in course has never felt more comforting. With players wearing smiles, showing their humorous sides and taking pictures at various stations, it wasn’t hard to tell...