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Jimmy Butler demanded a trade, but he’s still with the Timberwolves on opening day (Image: Getty)

No Trade for Jimmy Butler, Expected to Play in Minnesota Timberwolves Season Opener

Disgruntled all-star guard Jimmy Butler requested a trade three weeks ago, but the Minnesota Timberwolves have yet to find a suitable suitor. Butler missed the last preseason game on Friday, but he is expected to start for the Timberwolves in their season opener against San Antonio on Wednesday. Butler practiced […]

New York Knicks head coach David Fizdale has tough road ahead (Image: AP)

New Head Coach David Fizdale Trying to Fade the Curse of New York Knicks

After a 29-53 record last season, the Knicks have rebooted once again, naming David Fizdale as the team’s 11th head coach since 2001. In the last 17 seasons, the Knicks won only one Atlantic Division title and have qualified for the playoffs three times. The Knicks haven’t won the NBA Championship […]

Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade is playing one final season before retiring (Image: Getty)

NBA Southeast Preview: Will Jimmy Butler Help Heat Catch Wizards?

The Washington Wizards, led by high-scoring backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal, have the inside track to the Southeast division title. Unless the Miami Heat acquire Jimmy Butler in a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves, they’ll likely finish in second place behind the Wizards. The Southeast is arguably the […]

The Milwaukee Bucks have a bright future with Giannis ‘The Greek Freak’ Antetokounmpo (Image: Maddie Meyer/Getty)

NBA Central Preview: Milwaukee Bucks Greek Freak Is Next Big Superstar

The last time the Milwaukee Bucks won the Central Division in 2001, Giannis Antetokounmpo was a 6-year old kid living in Athens, Greece. Fast forward to 17 years later, and thanks to the Greek Freak the Milwaukee Bucks are ready to elevate their franchise to the next level. After a […]

James Harden and the Houston Rockets on a mission to dethrone the Warriors  (Image: Troy Taormina/USA Today)

NBA Southwest Preview: This Will Be the Houston Rockets’ Year (Reprise)

Fans in Houston have been saying the same thing the last few years, “Will this finally be the year the Rockets knock off the Golden State Warriors and win the NBA Championship?” The Houston Rockets and MVP James Harden have a lock on the Southwest Division, but will the addition […]