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This was a good day for Paul George1:16 am Thu Jan 3 EDT 9 ups @ 0.74 Removed

This Warriors-Rocket Game is absolutely insane12:21 am Fri Jan 4 EDT 31 ups @ 0.80 Removed

Does Stephen A Smith have a life 8:51 pm Sat Jan 5 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Removed

Which young players are gonna be top 8 players in 6 years 11:10 am Sun Jan 6 EDT 1 ups @ 0.60 Removed

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Removed

The best way to make KD leave is for every opposing teams fans to shout Warriors is Stephs Team in every game 2:52 pm Wed Jan 23 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Removed

Defense is not half the game At best its like 1 4 of the game 9:54 am Mon Jan 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.30 Removed

Trae Young is gonna be the next Curry but with even better playmaking 6:37 pm Mon Jan 28 EDT 0 ups @ 0.15 Removed

Warriors win regardless of whether they win or lose the Championship this year 8:12 pm Fri Feb 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.20 Removed

Prediction After this season all champions for the next 5-6 years will be from the East 11:10 am Sat Feb 2 EDT 0 ups @ Removed

Its highly unlikely that the Lakers trade package will decrease by much by the summer While the Celtics package might not be as great as promised more teams will become involved in trade talks which will keep the market competitive 7:29 pm Mon Feb 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Removed

Proposal Every 5 years the Finals will be a 1 game series that the NBA can heavily promote like the Superbowl 9:43 pm Mon Feb 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.27 Removed

Is Tatum Smart 5 first round picks better than the Lakers offer 10:41 pm Mon Feb 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.18 Removed

I really dont get how Demps is stupid for waiting until the very last moment up accept a deal Thats when the offer will be at its very highest and the Lakers have submitted to all of his demands so far 10:57 am Tue Feb 5 EDT 2 ups @ 0.53 Removed

How would you describe the reaction to New Orleans not taking the Lakers offer 3:17 pm Tue Feb 5 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Removed

Id rather have bad teams that try hard to win games get the 1 pick than bad teams that dont try hard to win games 12:12 pm Wed Feb 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.40 Removed

Is John Wall better than Wizards Jordan 9:08 pm Wed Feb 6 EDT 0 ups @ 0.44 Removed

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.20 Removed

Does Danny Ainge have insider information about injuries that no else has access to 3:01 pm Thu Feb 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.38 Removed

How very convenient that the league scheduled the first Lakers-Celtics game on the day of the trade deadline 3:49 pm Thu Feb 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.29 Removed

Lakers have missed every single free throw theyve taken so far 0 2 Lebron 0 2 McGee 0 2 Ingram 8:39 pm Thu Feb 7 EDT 2 ups @ 0.55 Deleted

Brandon Ingram is 1 9 FG 0 2 FT going into the half 9:15 pm Thu Feb 7 EDT 29 ups @ 0.74 Removed

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Removed

This Rockets-Thunder game is fucking ridiculous 10:55 pm Sat Feb 9 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Removed

So now we can say for sure that Lebron made the wrong choice to go to the Lakers right 3:17 am Thu Mar 7 EDT 0 ups @ 0.50 Removed

Its so funny seeing people thinking the Warriors arent going to easily win it all again this playoffs 11:20 pm Tue Mar 26 EDT 0 ups @ 0.33 Removed

Why is MVP determined by the media instead of by analysts coaches experts and GMs in the league 5:56 pm Fri Apr 12 EDT 0 ups @ 0.45 Removed

There are at least 5 players Id still take in a playoff series over Giannis 6:24 pm Mon Apr 15 EDT 0 ups @ 0.31 Removed

Kawhi you better be watching 1:41 am Tue Apr 16 EDT 0 ups @ 0.43 Removed

Is Westbrook even a top 20 playoff player 6:02 pm Tue Apr 23 EDT 0 ups @ 0.09 Removed

Are Warriors losing home games because theyre going to ditch Oracle after the playoffs 6:22 pm Fri Apr 26 EDT 6 ups @ 0.71 Removed

TOMT SONG A popular radio song whos chorus goes like You ooooh ooooh oooooh in a higher pitch 9:51 am Mon Apr 29 EDT 1 ups @ 0.51 Removed

If I was RDAmbition I would start asking for money from redditors 7:28 pm Mon Jul 1 EDT 0 ups @ 0.45 Removed

If Rockets get 1st seed and Warriors get 2nd Seed and Eastern Teams do worse than them who do you think would deserve MVP Harden or Curry 10:17 am Tue Jul 2 EDT 0 ups @ 0.14 Removed

So whatever happened to RD Ambition and his leak that Kawhi to the Lakers was a done deal 11:54 am Tue Jul 2 EDT 0 ups @ 0.49 Removed

Why doesnt Kawhi care about our feelings Doesnt he know how many people are wasting their lives waiting for his decision 8:21 pm Wed Jul 3 EDT 4 ups @ 0.53 Removed

Do you find that you often miss open layups 8:52 pm Wed Jul 3 EDT 55 ups @ 0.83 Removed

PSA If you put enough effort and quality into your shitposts mods will let them stay up 10:17 pm Wed Jul 3 EDT 21 ups @ 0.82 Removed

Why did Kemba sign with the Celtics 3:10 pm Thu Jul 4 EDT 0 ups @ 0.25 Removed

Any confirmed pictures of anyone leaving or entering the plane 1:26 pm Fri Jul 5 EDT 4 ups @ 0.67 Removed

Why dont the Lakers Clippers and Raptors agree to share Kawhi 1:42 pm Fri Jul 5 EDT 0 ups @ 0.30 Removed

If youre a Lebron fan wouldnt you want to see Lebron pushed to his limits and have to go beast mode in order to win a title over simply cakewalking over the rest of the league to win it 2:14 pm Fri Jul 5 EDT 0 ups @ 0.37 Removed

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDT 0 ups @ 0.36 Deleted

I would like to believe as a combination of Daryl Morey s tweet and Joe Tsai s response that many sports fans that don t pay all that much attention to politics or to the situation in China and Hong Kong may as a result know far more now abou2:31 pm Mon Oct 7 EDT 11 ups @ 0.76 Removed

What the hell is wrong with China that they use a tweet by one member of one team in the NBA as justification to force entertainment companies to cancel all ties with that team and many other events planned with the league 12:19 am Tue Oct 8 EDT 6 ups @ 0.75 Removed

People are acting like we are expecting players and coaches in the NBA to be experts on the Hong Kong situation and to take a political stance on it No what we expect is that they support one of their own in the NBA for expressing his views and defend h8:05 pm Tue Oct 8 EDT 3 ups @ 0.67 Removed

KD has the perfect opportunity to completely restore his image right now if he came out and publicly supported Hong Kong 9:08 pm Tue Oct 8 EDT 18 ups @ 0.63 Removed

Lebron James Injustice Anywhere Is A Threat To Justice Everywhere- Our Lives Begin To End The Day We Become Silent About Things That Matter10:47 pm Mon Oct 14 EDT 50 ups @ 0.86 Removed

Comments

Who are your current Top 3 NBA players 7:53 pm Wed Jan 2 EDTRemoved

Lebron, KD, Harden 1

Feeling bad for kawhi 9:20 pm Thu Jan 3 EDTRemoved

> cant fathom that you mismanaged a star players injury so much that he wanted out. Source? Kawhi has said nothing, Spurs have already given their side of the story. Kawhis silence on the matter, and the fact that he seems to let his uncle handle ever 1

Will the Raptors boo Derozan 9:27 pm Thu Jan 3 EDTRemoved

Derozan took a pay cut to help the Raptors, hell to the no 1

Celtics Nets Trade Idea9:27 pm Thu Jan 3 EDTRemoved

lol 15

Draymond Green1:07 am Fri Jan 4 EDTRemoved

Because refs know how controversial itd be 1

What happened to Isiah Thomas 3:05 pm Fri Jan 4 EDTRemoved

Hes retired 22

Post Game Thread The Boston Celtics 23-15 exterminate the v Dallas Mavericks 18-20 114 - 9310:21 pm Fri Jan 4 EDTRemoved

Cmon Dirk!!! 2

Why Oladipos last shot was not a backcourt violation 11:00 pm Fri Jan 4 EDTRemoved

You subconsciously did probably 1

Brandon Ingram Lebron and Rondo was holding me back 11:10 pm Fri Jan 4 EDTRemoved

Wow, hes only 21 1

Serious Better defender Lonzo Ball or Ben Simmons 12:09 pm Sat Jan 5 EDTRemoved

Simmons because of his size and versatility 1

Paul George should make 1st team all NBA over Lebron 2:55 pm Sat Jan 5 EDTRemoved

No 1

Post Game Thread Donovan Mitchell in the clutch leads the Utah Jazz 20-20 over the Detroit Pistons 17-20 9:35 pm Sat Jan 5 EDTRemoved

GET BLAKE GRIFFIN SOME HELP. Can the Pistons play defense? Do they have any defensive scheme. Jfc 29

Which young players are gonna be top 8 players in 6 years 11:10 am Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

He already might be one lol 2

Which young players are gonna be top 8 players in 6 years 11:10 am Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

Improving on his jumper everyday. Took 4, made 3 of them yesterday 1

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

I said itd be easy to explain for non-Americans, given that pickup basketball culture doesnt really exist anywhere else like it does in the U.S. -2

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

...Im clearly talking about basketball 1

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

Thats still insane, way to go man, I barely find time for it now and Im only in my early 20s. 0

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

You guys are really looking way too hard into this. I said its easier to explain for non-Americans, since non-Americans are more likely than Americans to live in a country where pickup basketball is not popular. 1

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

Im clearly talking about pickup basketball. In case you did not realize, were in r/nba 1

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

The number of people playing pickup basketball in the U.S is higher than the number of people playing pickup basketball in the Philippines. Philipines has 1/3 of the population of the U.S, so maybe percentage wise its higher, but just by absolute numbers 1

How many of you here have never played pickup in your life 8:44 pm Sun Jan 6 EDTRemoved

Nope. 1

Now at about the midpoint of the season what are your guys thoughts on the Luca Doncic for Trae Young and what seems to be a 6-8th 2019 overall pick10:14 pm Tue Jan 8 EDTRemoved

Bad trade, but Trae Young is good and will only get better at shooting threes and making plays. Could have gone much worse if Trae was garbage, but hes not. 1

Post Game Thread The Washington Wizards 17-25 beat the Philadelphia 76ers 27-15 121-1039:28 pm Wed Jan 9 EDTRemoved

Lol if the Wizards make playoffs. 2

If I m guarding James Harden on one of his stepback 3 s can I just scream in his face from as close as I can get as a form of shot contest 10:07 pm Wed Jan 9 EDTRemoved

Nah you can hear players on court, otherwise you couldnt communicate with your team lol 1

Who would you rather build your team around Klay Thompson or Russell Westbrook 10:43 pm Thu Jan 10 EDTRemoved

Klay cannot create his own offense, he cant even do a pull up or a stepback. 1

Why are the 2008 C s talked about as if they accomplished something major6:10 pm Tue Jan 15 EDTRemoved

GS was a superteam. Absolutely would not have made it 4 years in a row without KD. 0

Why are the 2008 C s talked about as if they accomplished something major6:10 pm Tue Jan 15 EDTRemoved

When was the last time the Sixers won a championship again? Or made the Finals? The 2008 Celtics won a championship and were major rivals of both Kobe and Lebron, the two most popular players of that last two decades, thats why theyre considered pretty l -3

Ranking Teams Front Court Right Now 7:30 pm Wed Jan 16 EDTRemoved

I think Thunders front court has us beat 2

Kevin Durant aka Slim Reaper - Art Design7:36 pm Wed Jan 16 EDTRemoved

I like it but you shouldnt have filled his eyes and brightened his skin like that, its hard to even tell its him 1

Where would you rank Dwyane Wade all time 9:20 pm Wed Jan 16 EDTRemoved

20 1

Noel is back joy post10:17 pm Thu Jan 17 EDTRemoved

Gross overpay imo -2

Who would you rather have as your team s starting PG Carmelo Anthony Anthony Bennett or Bill Russell 10:30 pm Thu Jan 17 EDTRemoved

...the quickest guy here...melo 1

Who would win 11-12 Lakers playing to their potential or 18-19 Warriors playing to their potential 11:07 am Sat Jan 19 EDTRemoved

Warriors in 4. Are you sure youre not talking about 12-13 Lakers? 11-12 Lakers didnt have Steve Nash or Dwight Howard. Even then, still Warriors in 4. Steph > Nash, KD>35 years old Kobe, Klay+Draymond+Boogie>Dwight Howard and rest of Lakers. 14

Jason Tatum is basically Kyle Kuzma2:01 pm Tue Jan 22 EDTRemoved

Tatum balled out in the playoffs, leading the Celtics to the ECF Game 7 despite everyone counting the Celtics out, Kuzma didnt. 3

The best way to make KD leave is for every opposing teams fans to shout Warriors is Stephs Team in every game 2:52 pm Wed Jan 23 EDTRemoved

Id be cool with that, but would prefer Brooklyn gets him over you guys lol 2

The best way to make KD leave is for every opposing teams fans to shout Warriors is Stephs Team in every game 2:52 pm Wed Jan 23 EDTRemoved

Warriors is a singular pronoun when refering to the team as whole 0

The best way to make KD leave is for every opposing teams fans to shout Warriors is Stephs Team in every game 2:52 pm Wed Jan 23 EDTRemoved

Warriors is a personal pronoun 1

The best way to make KD leave is for every opposing teams fans to shout Warriors is Stephs Team in every game 2:52 pm Wed Jan 23 EDTRemoved

Because they clearly do bother him based on how many arguments he has with teenagers online 0

Whats more impressive hypothetically a 13 year old scoring 50 or a 60 year old scoring 50 9:50 pm Wed Jan 23 EDTRemoved

No lol 60 isnt that old, and if you exercise and have a good diet you can still be in good shape at 60. 1

Is KD literally the perfect Wing 10:54 am Thu Jan 24 EDTRemoved

No shit. 1

Is Harden this season better than Curry s unanimous MVP year 10:59 am Thu Jan 24 EDTRemoved

Yes -3

Why does Westbrooks 2016 -17 MVP Season get hate and James Harden gets love for doing basically the same thing this season 11:50 am Thu Jan 24 EDTRemoved

Harden is getting roughly the same amount of hate 0

Kyrie Irving Edit8:13 pm Thu Jan 24 EDTRemoved

It looks like shit is exploding out of his ass. 1

Devin Booker joining the ranks of the most angry players in the league 12:10 am Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

What if they get zion tho 1

Who says no in a Ben Simmons for Anthony Davis trade 10:03 am Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

Yeah Charlette will definitely want to trade their star who wants to re-sign for a star who will likely not resign. 3

New York Knicks have potentially the 1 available for trade 10:02 am Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

AD wants to compete. unless Knicks can guarantee they will get another star, hes gonna dip the first chance he gets. The Knicks have a worse supporting cast than the Pelicans lol 3

After going 9 10 with 5 threes in the first half Steph Curry doesn t take a shot until 4 minutes left in the quarter 8:48 pm Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

He has 4 all star teammates, thats why 3

Post Game Thread The Boston Celtics 31-19 defeat The Brooklyn Nets 27-24 9:52 pm Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

Jaylen Brown 2

Post Game Thread The Boston Celtics 31-19 defeat The Brooklyn Nets 27-24 9:52 pm Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

Jaylen Brown 3

Post Game Thread The Boston Celtics 31-19 defeat The Brooklyn Nets 27-24 9:52 pm Mon Jan 28 EDTRemoved

I just want Hayward to play well, is that so much to ask for? 2

Is there any way for Curry to pass Lebrons legacy all time 11:10 pm Wed Jan 30 EDTRemoved

No, Lebron was dominant his entire career, Steph has no chance unless he starts averaging 40 ppg for the rest of his career and gets more rings and Finals MVPs without 3+ all-stars 56

Is there any way for Curry to pass Lebrons legacy all time 11:10 pm Wed Jan 30 EDTRemoved

Thats kinda what I was getting at with the 40ppg for the rest of his career. 10

Post Game Thread The San Antonio Spurs 31-22 survive the Brooklyn Nets 28-25 114-11111:07 pm Thu Jan 31 EDTRemoved

DeRozan needs to get over this shooting slump. 1

How do you keep up with the nba9:19 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

This sub 1

Serious Does this team beat the Warriors this year 9:16 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

Maybe. Curry >>>>>>> Simmons Klay > Jrue KD >>> Butler Lebron >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Draymond Embiid >> Cousins. Bench slaughters Warriors bench tho 5

Serious Does this team beat the Warriors this year 9:16 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

Not overall tho, and Klay is more valuable for the Warriors than Jrue would be for this team. 1

Serious Does this team beat the Warriors this year 9:16 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

I didnt say thats how basketball works. I was just making a basic comparison. Did you want expert analysis in a reddit comment? 6

Prediction After this season all champions for the next 5-6 years will be from the East 11:10 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

You guys are the only Western team that might win in this period. -28

Prediction After this season all champions for the next 5-6 years will be from the East 11:10 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

They just lost to the Sixers -11

Prediction After this season all champions for the next 5-6 years will be from the East 11:10 am Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

> 1) AD said he doesn’t want anything to do with Boston > > Sure he doesnt. He will when we sweep the 2019 Finals -15

Whats the WORST modern starting lineup you can make out of all time greats 2:32 pm Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

Is Jason Kidd honestly consensus top 5 as PG? I could name like 8 point guards that were better than him. 2

Has Kyrie ever outplayed Steph Curry in a fair situation 3:39 pm Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

How was Steph injured in the 2016 finals? Has Curry ever outplayed Steph in a fair situation? 4

KD staying on GSW is better for the league5:17 pm Sat Feb 2 EDTRemoved

NBA is definitely more popular now then it was in the 90s. But your argument is still invalid because MJ revolutionized and popularized basketball for people who werent interested in it before. The Warriors superteam is making fans less interested and dec 2

Its highly unlikely that the Lakers trade package will decrease by much by the summer While the Celtics package might not be as great as promised more teams will become involved in trade talks which will keep the market competitive 7:29 pm Mon Feb 4 EDTRemoved

It will, but not by much. -8

Its highly unlikely that the Lakers trade package will decrease by much by the summer While the Celtics package might not be as great as promised more teams will become involved in trade talks which will keep the market competitive 7:29 pm Mon Feb 4 EDTRemoved

Desparate for what? A chance to get swept by the Warriors without a roster? Are Lakers really hoping to compete this playoffs? Against the greatest team of all time? Regardless of what happens, this summer is when the Lakers build their championship team, -6

What happens in 100 years if a team has too many numbers retired 7:43 pm Mon Feb 4 EDTRemoved

You can just add another digit you know 1

Proposal Every 5 years the Finals will be a 1 game series that the NBA can heavily promote like the Superbowl 9:43 pm Mon Feb 4 EDTRemoved

This actually counts tho and players would take it seriously. 1

Can we universally agree to start calling Hawks rookie Kevin Huerter Red Velvet 10:35 pm Mon Feb 4 EDTRemoved

Well, he is a Rookie. Hes gonna be a Bad Boy in the near future. A Really Bad Boy. 2

Is Tatum Smart 5 first round picks better than the Lakers offer 10:41 pm Mon Feb 4 EDTRemoved

Well 3 arent even the Celtics, theyll only lose this years and 2021. 3

From a Pelicans fan here s my Lakers trade idea5:34 am Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

"Yeah stop being so sensitive about 1000 people dying and the most devastating incident in the history of your city" -2

I really dont get how Demps is stupid for waiting until the very last moment up accept a deal Thats when the offer will be at its very highest and the Lakers have submitted to all of his demands so far 10:57 am Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

Except youre leaving out how desperate your mom is to get Anthony Davis. -3

I really dont get how Demps is stupid for waiting until the very last moment up accept a deal Thats when the offer will be at its very highest and the Lakers have submitted to all of his demands so far 10:57 am Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

The offer wont be worse by the deadline lol, that never happens. 2

I really dont get how Demps is stupid for waiting until the very last moment up accept a deal Thats when the offer will be at its very highest and the Lakers have submitted to all of his demands so far 10:57 am Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

They can give 4 first round picks. 1

I really dont get how Demps is stupid for waiting until the very last moment up accept a deal Thats when the offer will be at its very highest and the Lakers have submitted to all of his demands so far 10:57 am Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

Yes, Pelicans should get the most out of the Lakers possible. 2

I really dont get how Demps is stupid for waiting until the very last moment up accept a deal Thats when the offer will be at its very highest and the Lakers have submitted to all of his demands so far 10:57 am Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

Apparently the current offer is a ridiculous offer. It can get even more ridiculous. 1

SP Who has the better young core Pacers or Lakers 9:23 pm Tue Feb 5 EDTRemoved

Pacers. Lakers entire strategy to win a chip counts on vet min ring chasers and hope for a big FA signing. Pacers have a much better squad. 2

Robinson Demps asked Magic for Lonzo Ingram KCP Hart Kuzma Zubac 2019 Unprotected FRP 2020 FRP swap 2021 Unprotected FRP 2022 FRP swap 2023 Unprotected FRP 2019 and 2021 Second Round Picks8:09 am Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Well seeing how poorly the Lakers played yesterday, this was a reasonable demand. 26

Id rather have bad teams that try hard to win games get the 1 pick than bad teams that dont try hard to win games 12:12 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

I dunno, Id rather the Hawks get the 1st pick than any of the 4 worst teams. 2

Id rather have bad teams that try hard to win games get the 1 pick than bad teams that dont try hard to win games 12:12 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

I didnt say its the players fault. The whole team shouldnt be rewarded with the 1st pick. If its the front offices fault, then its their fault. -2

Id rather have bad teams that try hard to win games get the 1 pick than bad teams that dont try hard to win games 12:12 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Team as a whole, so that includes front office. -2

Id rather have bad teams that try hard to win games get the 1 pick than bad teams that dont try hard to win games 12:12 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Its not fair in either way. Not fair for the mediocre teams or not fair for the teams with shitty FOs. Out of the two, Id prefer to reward the mediocre teams than the shitty FOs. 1

Serious Which would you rather have Ball Ingram and Kuzma or Zion 5:56 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

So if it was 2003, youd still take the Lakers young guys over rookie prospect Lebron James? 2

Serious Which would you rather have Ball Ingram and Kuzma or Zion 5:56 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Thats how how highly hes being hyped up right now, nearly as much as Lebron was in 2003. 0

Serious Which would you rather have Ball Ingram and Kuzma or Zion 5:56 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Zion has a 70% TS... -1

Serious Which would you rather have Ball Ingram and Kuzma or Zion 5:56 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Sure, but Ball, Ingram, and Kuz are essentially prospects as well in comparison to Zion. 0

Serious Which would you rather have Ball Ingram and Kuzma or Zion 5:56 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Zion easily, lol what kind of question is this. Zion is almost as hyped as Lebron was. 0

Why do people still think Toronto will keep Kawhi 7:14 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Because theyre playing well. 6

Should Celtics fans mock-chant the Lakers players for being traded tomorrow 7:17 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Absolutely. 1

Why does the CBA not allow 2 Rose Rules players on the same team at the same time 7:42 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

It wasnt well thought out. Theres no difference between trading for multiple veteran superstars and trading for multiple young superstars. 5

Is John Wall better than Wizards Jordan 9:08 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

How about during the "Wizards" period? 1

Do the current Mavs have the best white team in Nba history 9:26 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

There are Puerto Rican whites. 2

Do the current Mavs have the best white team in Nba history 9:26 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Mavs for southern rural white people. Boston for suburban to urban white people. 0

Kings down 31 at halftime at home11:10 pm Wed Feb 6 EDTRemoved

Losing to the Rockets is a bit different than losing to the Dipo-less Pacers. 2

Who will be the Lakers STARTING FIVE at the beginning of next season and why 7:39 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Lebron, Lonzo, Ingram, Middleton, Some center. Yes Lakers will strike out on Kawhi, KD, Butler, Klay 4

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Not really but all indications point to him really caring about legacy and his future perception. -12

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Legacy wise, it would do him wonders. Hed finally be put up there with the all time greats. 1

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Clippers have an star caliber player in Lou Williams and a lot of good young pieces. They can easily be a championship caliber team. -1

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Are you forgetting that KD is the second best player on the league? 1

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

"FA agent" 1

KD will go to the Clippers but he will likely be their only big FA agent signing And thats OK because KD wants to prove he can win without another superstar 7:50 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

It cant be better going west tho. Maybe New York for Kawhi also. He did say Clippers but Raptors without Kawhi are so much better than Clippers without Kawhi. 1

Serious Would you let the tallest player on your favorite NBA team date your mom to win the championship 8:02 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Will he have sex with her? 1

Personal source take it with a grain or salt if you want8:09 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Okay and what are the lotto numbers? 2

DeRozan is such an enigma Is he actually good or just slightly above average 8:14 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Harden doesnt play 90s, early 2000s ISO, he plays his own version of it. ISO thats heavily integrated with playmaking. Like a very efficient and smart ISO player. Harden also has insane gravity. 5

DeRozan is such an enigma Is he actually good or just slightly above average 8:14 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

He needs to develop a 3. Blake Griffin is a power forward and hes done it, no reason why DeRozan cant do the same. 3

LeBron has won a championship without Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh but Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh have never won a championship without LeBron8:23 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Thats fake news. 1

mavericks and Porzingis8:59 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Just let him play the last few games. Not good to let a player be out of action so long. 1

Can somebody inform me about this whole Lakers thing right now10:00 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

>Reports come out possible they did it to mess -with lakers and chemistry- There are literally no reports of this. This is just r/nba fantasy. Offhand comments by Windy on ESPN are not reports. 1

Can somebody inform me about this whole Lakers thing right now10:00 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Lakers thought they could bully the Pelicans into giving them AD for players and picks they dont really want, and are now outraged that Pelicans rejected them, like the r/niceguys that they are. Now AD wont be going to the Lakers unless they offer more pi 4

What is the better bamboozling El padre de Lonzo convincing the Lakers hes worthy of a 2 pick OR Drew Hanlen convincing the Sixers he could fix Fultzs shot 11:46 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

No sub 50% Free Throw shooter guard in their first 3 seasons has ever turned out well in the history of the NBA. [Proof](https://www.basketball-reference.com/play-index/psl_finder.cgi?request=1&match=single&type=totals&per_minute_base=36&p -6

What is the better bamboozling El padre de Lonzo convincing the Lakers hes worthy of a 2 pick OR Drew Hanlen convincing the Sixers he could fix Fultzs shot 11:46 am Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Well we wouldnt want to be comparing guards to big men would we? 1

With Sixers and Bucks making some strong moves pressure is rising in Boston and Toronto Could we expect some nervous last minute trades from them 1:02 pm Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Maybe. I think Celtics are trusting in themselves for the most part, or trusting in AD. 2

I m confused why the Celtics are even making an offer for AD 1:18 pm Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Because theyre gonna make him re-sign 1

76ers traded the 2018 no 3 overall pick and the 2019 Kings 1st pick for Jonathan Simmons an OKC 1st and a CLE 2nd2:48 pm Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Fuckin yikes. Danny Ainge wins again -1

How very convenient that the league scheduled the first Lakers-Celtics game on the day of the trade deadline 3:49 pm Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

I will not stay silent 0

Brandon Ingram is 1 9 FG 0 2 FT going into the half 9:15 pm Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Celtics interior defense is shit. They need Baynes against a big team like the Lakers. 2

Brandon Ingram is 1 9 FG 0 2 FT going into the half 9:15 pm Thu Feb 7 EDTRemoved

Kyrie is proven, Ingram is not. 4

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDTRemoved

Would you do it if it was Steven Adams and some other role players? KD will have a pretty steep max contract for salary matching tho. -1

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDTRemoved

They can either let him go for free...or they can get something back. And theyd owe KD considering he got them 2 titles (about to be 3). -2

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDTRemoved

Clippers sign and traded CP3 to rockets. -2

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDTRemoved

He cant sign as a FA tho, unless he wants to take the vet min or MLE lol. Needs to be a trade. 1

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDTRemoved

Doesnt hurt the Warriors much, most of the contracts involved in the trade would be up in a year or two. 1

Why doesnt KD just sign and trade to OKC 10:12 pm Sat Feb 9 EDTRemoved

The Cavs thought the same before he came back. 3

Is there any NBA player that an average r nba redditor could beat in a fist fight 7:51 pm Sun Feb 10 EDTRemoved

I can somewhat understand most of this, except for the fucking poorly grown facial hair. How difficult is it to just shave that shit off or just trim it every now and then. -2

Is there any NBA player that an average r nba redditor could beat in a fist fight 7:51 pm Sun Feb 10 EDTRemoved

Even a beard needs to maintained. No one with a good beard just lets it grow without ever doing anything to it. 1

Percentage of players that shave their armpits 9:22 pm Wed Feb 13 EDTRemoved

...you dont shave your armpits? or at least trim it? 1

Percentage of players that shave their armpits 9:22 pm Wed Feb 13 EDTRemoved

yeah most men cut down their armpit hair as far as Im aware, why would you keep it when it can get so smelly and unsightly? -1

Percentage of players that shave their armpits 9:22 pm Wed Feb 13 EDTRemoved

where I am in New York, most men shave their pits. 1

Why is Lebron considered better than Kobe 6:51 pm Sun Feb 17 EDTRemoved

wooosh 1

All-Star Break Sophomore Rankings7:52 pm Mon Feb 18 EDTRemoved

1. Ben Simmons 2. Jayson Tatum Not sure how you have 4 other guys above tatum. Tatum is by far more valued than those other 4. He is more valued than Kuzma, Ingram, Ball combined, how you gonna put Kuzma above him. 4

Does a lack of an iso-game hurt Steph in tight moments 1:20 pm Fri Feb 22 EDTRemoved

Yes. 0

Ben simmons is a choker11:12 pm Sat Mar 2 EDTRemoved

They beat them the last game two weeks ago too. 1

Ben simmons is a choker11:12 pm Sat Mar 2 EDTRemoved

Your offense revolves entirely around Embiid. Celtics can shut down Embiid. The results will be the same. 1

So now we can say for sure that Lebron made the wrong choice to go to the Lakers right 3:17 am Thu Mar 7 EDTRemoved

Lebron obviously wanted to contend this year as well. He could have done so if he went to the sixers -6

Who would win in a 7 game series 2000-2001 Lakers or the 2017-2018 Warriors 3:18 am Thu Mar 7 EDTRemoved

Warriors are the greatest playoff team of all time 1

If you gave Bill Belichick a year to study basketball do you think he would be a good NBA coach 11:30 pm Tue Mar 12 EDTRemoved

Yes, hes a really smart dude 9

Serious Harden should be widely considered better than curry10:43 pm Fri Mar 15 EDTRemoved

Why are you looking at eFG instead of TS lmao? 1

The Warriors just beat the Piston by 7 points both Curry and KD played 35 minutes Kd was -7 while Curry was 14 11:15 pm Sun Mar 24 EDTRemoved

Yes, Curry is 20 net points better than KD. 1

34 years old LeBron James has a lesser winning impact than 39 year old Michael Jordan11:56 pm Sun Mar 24 EDTRemoved

Jordan was five years older 1

This is a very trivial question but im interested in this Would Embiid 4 30 year old pickup game hoopers be able to beat the WNBA allstar Team 4:33 pm Tue Mar 26 EDTRemoved

How would they guard embiid? 1

Its so funny seeing people thinking the Warriors arent going to easily win it all again this playoffs 11:20 pm Tue Mar 26 EDTRemoved

That was the exception not the rule. And regardless, the Warriors got even better. 0

Next year the NBA is going to be so amazing in terms of general competition9:53 pm Sun Mar 31 EDTRemoved

Draymond isnt a free agent this offseason 1

Next year the NBA is going to be so amazing in terms of general competition9:53 pm Sun Mar 31 EDTRemoved

> No Warriors with 5 all stars anymore Theyll just have 4, still runaway favorites 5

Next year the NBA is going to be so amazing in terms of general competition9:53 pm Sun Mar 31 EDTRemoved

Hes more likely to stay then leave, Warriors can offer the most money 3

Next year the NBA is going to be so amazing in terms of general competition9:53 pm Sun Mar 31 EDTRemoved

Compounded 8% raise each year makes it more money. 1

Gordon Hayward finishes the game with 21 points on 9 9 FG10:24 pm Fri Apr 5 EDTRemoved

Hayward becoming good again right as the playoffs start, couldnt write it better myself. 1

Are the 2019 Nuggets the worst number 2 seed in the West this century 5:31 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

Lol wut, Harden had an MVP caliber season in 2015, he was also voted the players MVP. That team was absolutely better than the Nuggets. -5

Are the 2019 Nuggets the worst number 2 seed in the West this century 5:31 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

Lol 3

Are the 2019 Nuggets the worst number 2 seed in the West this century 5:31 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

Star power has always driven the NBA. Basketball is a very star driven game. 0

Why is MVP determined by the media instead of by analysts coaches experts and GMs in the league 5:56 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

> In the league -8

Why is MVP determined by the media instead of by analysts coaches experts and GMs in the league 5:56 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

Like experts and analysts employed be the league. There found and used in a variety of places. -6

Why is MVP determined by the media instead of by analysts coaches experts and GMs in the league 5:56 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

Is that really the first alternative after players? Why not coaches lol? 0

Why is MVP determined by the media instead of by analysts coaches experts and GMs in the league 5:56 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

It is historically taken very seriously and will always be taken very seriously. Its also a huge factor in all time rankings, and theres nothing anybody can do to change that. 1

Why is MVP determined by the media instead of by analysts coaches experts and GMs in the league 5:56 pm Fri Apr 12 EDTRemoved

There would be a rule that you cant vote for your own guys. 1

Who would win the title if Steph and KD swapped places with Westbrook and PG 6:35 pm Sun Apr 14 EDTRemoved

Unpopular opinion: still warriors thats how stacked they are. and kerr is a better coach -1

There are at least 5 players Id still take in a playoff series over Giannis 6:24 pm Mon Apr 15 EDTRemoved

And that win was a SWEEP, and he took a game off the warriors. Giannis competition in the playoffs dont even compare. He lost to the kyrie-less celtics. -2

There are at least 5 players Id still take in a playoff series over Giannis 6:24 pm Mon Apr 15 EDTRemoved

still no excuse for Giannis losing to them, especially in game 7. I find it hard to believe any of the 6 I listed would have lost. -16

There are at least 5 players Id still take in a playoff series over Giannis 6:24 pm Mon Apr 15 EDTRemoved

Because AD has played better than Giannis in the playoffs, and against much better competition. ADs stats all around are better. -10

There are at least 5 players Id still take in a playoff series over Giannis 6:24 pm Mon Apr 15 EDTRemoved

His track record really got hurt after last playoffs 3

There are at least 5 players Id still take in a playoff series over Giannis 6:24 pm Mon Apr 15 EDTRemoved

Yeah you would definitely take Giannis over the man who had one of the single greatest playoff runs of all time last year /s -3

idea to stop load management DNPs6:39 pm Mon Apr 15 EDTRemoved

I want to see the top players play games, is that so bad to ask for? 3

Kawhi you better be watching 1:41 am Tue Apr 16 EDTRemoved

The fact that they were able to take even one game is amazing. 1

Kawhi you better be watching 1:41 am Tue Apr 16 EDTRemoved

you wouldnt know anything about playoff games. 0

Serious Is Gordon Hayward officially back He finishes the series against Indiana averaging 12 5 2 on 42 44 100 shooting splits 61 5 TS 3:44 pm Sun Apr 21 EDTRemoved

Nah, hes getting there but Id still say hes like 70%. Once he gets a whole off season, I think hell be like 95%. Hopefully 100% halfway through next season. 17

Do you think Steph Currys legacy easily ranks him above Kobe Bryant in all-time ranking 6:05 pm Fri Apr 26 EDTRemoved

Lol no, Steph doesnt come close. 6

Do you think Steph Currys legacy easily ranks him above Kobe Bryant in all-time ranking 6:05 pm Fri Apr 26 EDTRemoved

Not yet. Harden has to really perform this playoffs if he wants to be considered better. 1

Are Warriors losing home games because theyre going to ditch Oracle after the playoffs 6:22 pm Fri Apr 26 EDTRemoved

San Francisco didnt give two shits about the Warriors until Steph became a superstar. 2

Why do people assume KD going to the Knicks and winning a ring would save his legacy10:59 pm Fri Apr 26 EDTRemoved

Ive lived in NYC my whole life... Never heard of Joe Namath -14

TOMT SONG A popular radio song whos chorus goes like You ooooh ooooh oooooh in a higher pitch 9:51 am Mon Apr 29 EDTRemoved

Oh shit lol 24

Twitter Newly drafted Lakers Talen Horton-Tucker on twitter Doc Rivers And Austin Are The First Father And Son Being With The Same Team Since Delonte West And Lebron James 1 16 2015 12:45 am Fri Jun 21 EDTRemoved

Feel like youre taking this post too seriously. This is just kinda funny. 2

Serious What current day player fanbase is the most insecure in your eyes11:47 pm Sun Jun 23 EDTRemoved

Absolutely this. Like you cant even post funny clips of Steph slipping up without it being downvoted and bombarded by salty ass Curry fans. They live in a reality where everything said about Curry is an attack on him and that they must defend him at all c 4

Serious What current day player fanbase is the most insecure in your eyes11:47 pm Sun Jun 23 EDTRemoved

The one I dont like or the one I last had a negative experience with. 4

Fun Fact Scottie Pippen had the most wins out of every 90s Player with 1111:18 am Mon Jun 24 EDTRemoved

Im assuming youre taking about playoff wins? 7

Fun Fact Scottie Pippen had the most wins out of every 90s Player with 1111:18 am Mon Jun 24 EDTRemoved

Pippins absolutely wasnt a role player lmao. He received MVP votes a couple of times. 5

Why hasnt there been any discussion on LeBron saying Taco Tuesday using a racially insensitive voice 8:28 pm Mon Jun 24 EDTRemoved

Facts. Us Asians have it the worst by far. No one gives a shit if someone is being racist to asians (especially from NBA players towards asian players). Of course, the U.S as a whole is racist to asians to given how it uses affirmative action to devalue o 0

Reminder The Clippers currently only have room for ONE max slot 12:02 pm Sat Jun 29 EDTRemoved

Just like the Lakers also had 23M in cap space but were able to make moves to get to one max slot. Clippers can do the same 7

Reminder The Clippers currently only have room for ONE max slot 12:02 pm Sat Jun 29 EDTRemoved

Well this post isnt about Woj so cry me a river 1

For those who dont understand Mirotic decision to return4:13 pm Sun Jun 30 EDTRemoved

Lol. Spain is at the very bottom of the top tier of European countries. Nowhere near as many things to do in Spain that there is to do in the U.S. -5

Knicks fans should go to MSG TONIGHT and initiate a hunger strike protest until James Dolan sells the team7:56 pm Sun Jun 30 EDTRemoved

For most people who act that way, its just downright embarrassing. 2

Brogdon vs Harden through their 3rd Season PPG RB AST -- 12 8 3 5 3 6 vs 12 7 3 4 2 5 FG 3FG FT -- 48 41 90 vs 44 37 83 8:02 pm Sun Jun 30 EDTRemoved

Everyone knew Harden was going to be a top tier star through his 3rd season tho, cant say the same for brogdon. 1

If Rockets get 1st seed and Warriors get 2nd Seed and Eastern Teams do worse than them who do you think would deserve MVP Harden or Curry 10:17 am Tue Jul 2 EDTRemoved

Oh so now that matters. -2

If Rockets get 1st seed and Warriors get 2nd Seed and Eastern Teams do worse than them who do you think would deserve MVP Harden or Curry 10:17 am Tue Jul 2 EDTRemoved

I was referring to best team based on record. 1

If Rockets get 1st seed and Warriors get 2nd Seed and Eastern Teams do worse than them who do you think would deserve MVP Harden or Curry 10:17 am Tue Jul 2 EDTRemoved

He averaged nearly 8 assists per game, 2nd in league steals per game, first in Win Shares, first in BPM, MUCH higher VORP, and higher RPM. 1

So whatever happened to RD Ambition and his leak that Kawhi to the Lakers was a done deal 11:54 am Tue Jul 2 EDTRemoved

It cant be a done deal if Kawhis camp is still meeting with other teams lol and indicated to other reporters that they havent made a decision yet. 1

Why are you refreshing right now 8:27 pm Wed Jul 3 EDTRemoved

What if hes black or another race with the n word pass? 3

How far would FG fall if the NBA used park-style double barrel rims 8:26 pm Wed Jul 3 EDTRemoved

Like 1‰ -2

How far would FG fall if the NBA used park-style double barrel rims 8:26 pm Wed Jul 3 EDTRemoved

No they dont wtf quit exaggerating. Yall nerds dont even play ball so you wouldnt know. -12

PSA If you put enough effort and quality into your shitposts mods will let them stay up 10:17 pm Wed Jul 3 EDTRemoved

Yours was great, really put things into perspective. I cant look at my mom the same way anymore 1

A Clue from Kawhi s Official Twitter2:29 pm Thu Jul 4 EDTRemoved

Oh SHIT, I KNEW IT 2

I don t care where Kawhi goes The season is OVER 12:47 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

theres ball going on rn, the grind dont stop 1

Ultimate Irony Knicks tanked and alienated KP and prevented them from signing Kyrie and KD1:15 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

Rly unlikely 0

Any confirmed pictures of anyone leaving or entering the plane 1:26 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

Thats an old pic 1

If Kawhi is on that plane we should expect an announcement after arrival time at 5PM1:29 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

So what do I do for the next few hours.... Jerk off? 1

If Kawhi is on that plane we should expect an announcement after arrival time at 5PM1:29 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

Post links or gtfo 3

According to MLSE Media Room availability Toronto Raptors has booked the time slots from 2 45 to 5 45pm EST on July 5th Announcements may be coming soon KawhiWatch1:42 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

Idk Kembas at Boston rn in Boston gear with Danny Ainge. What does that mean. 3

If youre a Lebron fan wouldnt you want to see Lebron pushed to his limits and have to go beast mode in order to win a title over simply cakewalking over the rest of the league to win it 2:14 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

No hes not, hes shown no dramatic sign of declining yet. 2018 playoffs was literally last year, where he was by far and away the best player in the league. 9

Unpopular opinion Kawhis decision will influence who ends up as the undisputed GOAT Lebron or MJ2:24 pm Fri Jul 5 EDTRemoved

> ebron wasted half of his career with an incompetent franchise that failed to build a winning team round him Bulls in the 80s werent too hot either 1

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

What good does it do for fans to see players have all the power? -8

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

The point is about making money, theyre not making all these millions of dollars without a league, teams, and owners. If players really want completely agency, then they can ahead and play for a rec league. -1

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

I guess you cant read, how sad. -1

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

Yeah multi-millionaire NBA players definitely care about the general labor movement lmao. The labor movement should definitely be concerned for the millionaire workers in the NBA (who will probably go on to become business owners themselves as well, mind 1

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

Their "job" isnt even comparable to ordinary jobs at all. Theyre playing sports for christs sake, making millions of dollars a year. Regular job standards dont apply. They can choose to live where they want if theyre willing to forfeit all the money that -9

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

No Im talking about the rest of the money in the contract. 2

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

I have no empathy for people making millions of dollars a year lmao. Theyre going to live better lives than 99.9% of everyone here. 0

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

You have to be willing to make some sacrifices to make all that money. 1

I dont know why we as fans have to care about a players happiness in terms of where he gets to play Thats completely irrelevant Players are chess pieces on a board in sports 4:13 pm Wed Jul 10 EDTRemoved

Who said the sacrifices they make are enough to deserve that pay. I never said they make no sacrifices, but not being able to choose where you want to live when youre under contract is one of them. 1

Is Scottie Pippen the 3rd or 4th best sf of all time 6:18 pm Sun Jul 14 EDTRemoved

KD above Pippen. cmon man. 15

Is Scottie Pippen the 3rd or 4th best sf of all time 6:18 pm Sun Jul 14 EDTRemoved

Still no. Larrys 3 titles are worth a lot more than KDs potential 3 titles given the team he was on for the first two 3

Is Scottie Pippen the 3rd or 4th best sf of all time 6:18 pm Sun Jul 14 EDTRemoved

Hes not even in the same universe. 0

Do you think Prime James Harden will be the best teammate Russell Westbrook ever had 8:45 pm Sun Jul 14 EDTRemoved

Durant in OKC was never as good as Harden over these past 2 years. 2

Three Team Trade this December to help the Cavs Warriors Suns Everybody wins HUGE11:36 am Sun Jul 21 EDTRemoved

Because that 31 year old is a much better player and a much better fit? You dont wanna waste Currys and Klays prime by trying to fit Dlo in. -3

What do you think the Eastern Conference standings will be 8:54 pm Mon Aug 12 EDTRemoved

Kyrie was the single worst player in the entirety of the Bucks series by far and was a major contributor to the loss. Of course Celtics fans arent going to like him. 2

Clay Travis This NBA- ong Kong- hina mess is fascinating The NBA is super w ke when it comes to things like made up US transg nder bathroom disputes but bent the knee to hina when D ryl M rey came out in support of democracy amp upset c mmu9:28 pm Sun Oct 6 EDTRemoved

If everyone really did they wouldnt be praising the NBA whenever it does something "progressive." You want to praise them when they act progressive even though that was just for money, but dont want to criticize them for being anti-progressive even thoug 11

Clay Travis This NBA- ong Kong- hina mess is fascinating The NBA is super w ke when it comes to things like made up US transg nder bathroom disputes but bent the knee to hina when D ryl M rey came out in support of democracy amp upset c mmu9:28 pm Sun Oct 6 EDTRemoved

A lot of people here whove been saying "You cant expect them to go against China, think about all of the money they might lose. They have on obligation to do so" 1

Clay Travis This NBA- ong Kong- hina mess is fascinating The NBA is super w ke when it comes to things like made up US transg nder bathroom disputes but bent the knee to hina when D ryl M rey came out in support of democracy amp upset c mmu9:28 pm Sun Oct 6 EDTRemoved

The NBA wants all the praise for being progressive but none of the criticism when it acts anti-progressive for the sake of money. Theres obviously something wrong with that 9

Clay Travis This NBA- ong Kong- hina mess is fascinating The NBA is super w ke when it comes to things like made up US transg nder bathroom disputes but bent the knee to hina when D ryl M rey came out in support of democracy amp upset c mmu9:28 pm Sun Oct 6 EDTRemoved

Well the point was that one its own, Daryl Morey, was being attacked by China. It wasnt like people were expecting the NBA to make a stance on China unprompted. 3

Clay Travis This NBA- ong Kong- hina mess is fascinating The NBA is super w ke when it comes to things like made up US transg nder bathroom disputes but bent the knee to hina when D ryl M rey came out in support of democracy amp upset c mmu9:28 pm Sun Oct 6 EDTRemoved

No its pretty reasonable. The NBA wants praise for one situation but no criticism for the other. Cant have it both ways buddy. 10

Biggest loser of the Rockets-NBA partnership James Harden obviously9:20 pm Sun Oct 6 EDTRemoved

Where did this narrative that the NBA earns some large percentage of its revenue from China come from? At least 95% of NBA profits come from the U.S, these players can live without whatever fraction of that 5% comes from China. If being anti-Trump would 8

Beto The only thing the NBA should be apologizing for is their blatant prioritization of profits over human rights What an embarrassment 12:17 am Mon Oct 7 EDTRemoved

This is by far the best part lmaooo 1

Am Chinese Here to Talk About Yao Mings Political Status Chinas Media on Moreys Tweet amp Chinese Companies Reactions12:58 am Mon Oct 7 EDTRemoved

I mean Saddam was also a prick. 0

What the hell is wrong with China that they use a tweet by one member of one team in the NBA as justification to force entertainment companies to cancel all ties with that team and many other events planned with the league 12:19 am Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

>So theyve united their citizens, flexed their muscle to their citizens and also exerted soft power over a US organization. Something we will see more of as China grows. How long is this sustainable though? Doesnt history tell us that they cant keep d 1

Stephen A Smith - Millions of dollars have been lost Jobs have been lost because a basketball executive wanted to send out a Tweet 6:49 pm Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

Im sure a lot of money would have been lost too if the NFL allowed kneeling, doesnt mean it wasnt the right thing to do. 1

People are acting like we are expecting players and coaches in the NBA to be experts on the Hong Kong situation and to take a political stance on it No what we expect is that they support one of their own in the NBA for expressing his views and defend h8:05 pm Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

Thats a completely different situation lol. One is a criminal accusation based on details no one knew about (and there was an investigation) while this is a response by a foreign entity based on details everyone knows about which was that GM made a simple 1

Is it too premature to say Ben Simmons is better than Michael Jordan 8:23 pm Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

Not at all. The virgin Michael Jordan supports China while the chad Ben Simmons makes 3s, supports Hong Kong, and fucks Kardashians. 4

Why are you all acting so surprised that the NBA isnt as progressive as you thought 8:18 pm Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

BEN SIMMONS. MADE A THREEEE 7

Joseph Tsai is a communist sympathizer How do you feel about the Brooklyn Nets 11:55 pm Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

Their government is a remnant of communism and their economy is quasi capitalist-socialist. Dont forget that most of their largest companies are publicly owned. So to act like theyre very capitalist would be wrong. Communism is inherently authoritarian. 3

Joseph Tsai is a communist sympathizer How do you feel about the Brooklyn Nets 11:55 pm Tue Oct 8 EDTRemoved

Nah privately owned business is awesome. 1

When you say fuck China do they mean general Chinese ethnic group Chinese government CCP or Chinese top class people who are in charge 12:07 am Wed Oct 9 EDTRemoved

Fuck the government and the people attacking Daryl Morey and the NBA. Especially those that think that the NBA getting rid of Donald Sterling for racism is the same thing as Moreys tweet in support of freedom and democracy. 3

D Angelo Russell and Jordan Poole for Bradley Beal Who says no 12:09 am Wed Oct 9 EDTRemoved

WAS easily. Beal is much better than Russell and Was definitely wants picks too. 1

Why has Daryl Morey gone silent since his tweet 7:32 pm Tue Oct 15 EDTRemoved

How could you be misinformed of something that hadnt happened yet at the time? English much? 1

About Shannon saying lebron must be misinformed lebron clarified that he meant misinformed about ramifications not about hong kong 9:03 pm Tue Oct 15 EDTRemoved

Wow that makes it so much better 1

What are the chances Lebrons comments are generally forgotten about by end of season 10:05 pm Wed Oct 16 EDTRemoved

Sure but Kobes ties to being a rapist are pretty fucking widespread dont you think? 0

What is Lebron s argument for GOAT 8:00 pm Fri Oct 18 EDTRemoved

There is really no valid argument at all, but his line of thinking is that beating that one Warriors team eclipses all of MJs titles. Which is pretty faulty logic no matter how good the Warriors were. 5

If Hield says hes gonna walk who says no 8:18 pm Fri Oct 18 EDTRemoved

Kings get an unprotected 1st from the Bulls? Bulls say FUCK NO 1