Just a few days away from NBA practice camps, yet trade rumors continue to flourish. These days the focus is on a few teams and players who seem to have some more business left to do to sort things out before regular season begins. For example, there is a general consensus that the Sacramento Kings need to do some major roster changes to solve chemistry issues. Here are the latest trade rumors.
1. Ben McLemore to be traded
Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings players have been involved in many recent NBA trade rumors. The latest rumor adds another Kings player to the list; Ben McLemore, and at least one other rotation player in Kosta Koufus, might be traded to another team before this summer ends or during the regular season before the trade deadline. more >>
The following are the latest NBA trade rumors for the 2016-17 NBA season.
1. John Wall to San Antonio Spurs
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick drew tons of support and hate for his series of national anthem protests. As the 2016-17 NBA season draws nearer, Los Angeles Lakers guard-forward Nick Young is among the rumored basketball players who are planning to emulate the NFL player's controversial move.
National Anthem Protests in the NBA
Rumors about Young joining the national anthem protests started to circulate after he was caught on video by TMZ expressing his approval on Kaepernick's bold move. He commented that the protest is great and he intends to do the same. Moreover, he added that instead of kneeling, he might just sit because his knees hurt. more >>
The 2016 NFL season enters its third week and a much-hyped matchup is on its way for fans to enjoy. Two undefeated teams cross paths on Sunday—both of them hailing from the state of Pennsylvania.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking hot this season, putting on outstanding performances night in and night out. But the Philadelphia Eagles have a run of their own—a first-year quarterback looking like an early candidate for Rookie of the Year honors.
Philadelphia Eagles more >>
The Klay Thompson-James Harden rivalry for NBA's best shooting guard divided sports analysts and fans in the past seasons. Veteran player James Terry recently reignited the issue after he claimed there is no basis to the notion that the Golden State Warriors shooting guard is better than the Houston Rockets star player.
Thompson is Nothing Compared to Harden
In an interview with SiriusXM NBA Radio, Terry said that there is "no comparison" between Thompson and his former teammate, Harden. The newly-signed guard of the Milwaukee Bucks opined that Thompson would be less effective if he will not make shots. more >>
Jeremy Lin seamlessly complemented as a backup point guard to Kemba Walker last season. The outstanding guard play of the two established NBA stars revitalized the Charlotte Hornets' performance.
After Lin gave up his purple and blue jersey for the Brooklyn Nets' black and white, he is bound to become one of Walker's close rivals in the Eastern Conference of the 2016-17 NBA season. Walker will continue to lead the Hornets, while Lin will quarterback the Nets. Who will play better?
Lin vs Walker: The Opposite Beginnings more >>