Expectation Series: Part 2 (Most Surprising Teams)

Over the next four days, I’ll be writing on what I call my Expectation Series — a four-part set of rankings for the following: most disappointing teams, most surprising teams, most disappointing players, and most surprising players. Amid the plenitude of… Continue Reading

TRADE DEADLINE: Where Donnie Walsh Being Possessed By Isiah Thomas Happens

The Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings and New York Knicks have agreed to terms that will expand the Houston-Sacramento deal into a three-way trade that lands Tracy McGrady with the Knicks, according to NBA front-office sources. The Knicks will acquire McGrady… Continue Reading

TRADE DEADLINE: The Night The Whole Damn World Went Mad

(DEEP BREATH FOR AIR) Okay. Gah, where to start. Uh… (SLAMS COFFEE) (SLAMS REDBULL) Okay. Uh…CLEVELAND! TRADE BREAKDOWNS AFTER THE JUMP.

NBA Trade Deadline: Rockets and Wizards Talk Swapping Messes On The Kitchen Floor

Sources told ESPN.com that the Rockets have indeed expressed an interest in Wizards forward Caron Butler and center Brendan Haywood. But for a Wizards-Rockets deal to go through, Washington would almost certainly try to hold out for at least one… Continue Reading

It Was Earth All Along

I don’t know if you heard, but over the Summer, the Houston Rockets essentially swapped Ron Artest for Trevor Ariza. The former is a bit of a wildcard, known for ill-advised 3s, elite perimeter defense, and something about snake eggs.… Continue Reading