Top 5 most hated NBA players of the 2022-23 season featuring Patrick Beverley, Ben Simmons and more

Two-time NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo made a surprising claim on Twitter on Thanksgiving morning. Antetokounmpo tweeted a picture of himself snarling with the caption: “Most hated.” This comes a few days after Antetokounmpo got involved in a postgame controversy with Philadelphia 76ers center Montrezl Harrell. The two had a dispute over Antetokounmpo’s use of the … Read more

Multiple Eastern Conference contenders interested in Rudy Gay

Recent rumors suggest that Utah Jazz forward Rudy Gay has garnered interest from some Eastern Conference teams. With Utah looking to move the veteran, Hoop Wire’s Sam Amico shed more light on the matter. The Utah Jazz have emerged as an interesting trade location for several teams. This could be seen as an oddity considering … Read more

“NBA fans really got love for you; it’s just misplaced love I guess”

Kevin Durant has nothing against fans who hate the Brooklyn Nets. On the contrary, Durant believes that fans across the league “enjoy” watching the Nets play basketball. Durant made this comment after the Nets lost their much-anticipated game to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night. Asked why he thought the fans had such animosity towards … Read more

LA Lakers rejected trade that would have sent THT to Toronto Raptors

An NBA rumor that surfaced recently suggested that the LA Lakers could have made a trade that sent Talen Horton-Tucker to the Toronto Raptors for a first-round pick. Considering that the Lakers did not follow through on this trade, ESPN’s Dave McMenamin shared the details of the proposed trade. The Lakers made their intent to … Read more

Does Wilt Chamberlain’s rings and NBA Finals record do injustice to him as a player?

Wilt Chamberlain is widely regarded as one of the 10 greatest players to ever play basketball. His list of records and accomplishments seems almost otherworldly. Despite his individual success, Chamberlain went just 2-for-4 in six NBA Finals appearances. Wilt Chamberlain’s individual success Nobody has dominated the game of basketball from an individual aspect in the … Read more

“I still think he can get you 15 to 20 points a night”

Carmelo Anthony, who many believe is one of the greatest scorers in NBA history, is still without a job in the league. Although he’s 38 years old, the 10-time All-Star and 6-time All-NBA member has shown that he can be a valuable piece off the bench the past few seasons. Anthony played with the LA … Read more

LA Lakers await Dennis Schroder and Thomas Bryant’s returns to assess the need to improve their roster

NBA rumors suggest the LA Lakers’ potential roster changes could depend on how things play out after Dennis Schroder and Thomas Bryant make their season debuts. The veteran role players have been on the sidelines due to injuries. Here’s what NBA insider Marc Stein reported regarding these rumors (via Lakers All Day Everyday): “[The Lakers’] … Read more

‘Palapable fear’ within LA Lakers of Pelicans pick swap as the latter look to swoop for Victor Wembanyama

LA Lakers’ chances of drafting Victor Wembanyama as a lottery pick could be more than mere rumours. However, Marc Stein reported some genuine concerns the Lakers organization may face in their quest. The Lakers have been particularly disappointing this season. With a 3-10 record after almost a month of regular-season action, they have neither hit … Read more

LA Lakers are historically disrespected from three-point range: NBA analyst

The 3-10 LA Lakers have been one of the most disappointing teams this NBA season. One thing that has been very clear this season about the Lakers is that they can’t shoot three pointers. They are currently shooting 30.7% from behind the arc. That is an improvement from where they were earlier this season. The … Read more

‘Palapable fear’ within LA Lakers of Pelicans pick swap as the latter look to swoop for Victor Wembanyama

LA Lakers’ chances of drafting Victor Wembanyama as a lottery pick could be more than mere rumours. However, Marc Stein reported some genuine concerns the Lakers organization may face in their quest. The Lakers have been particularly disappointing this season. With a 3-10 record after almost a month of regular-season action, they have neither hit … Read more