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Boston Celtics: Jeff Green 3 Team Trade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Boston Gets: Andrea Bargnani, 1st round pick (Indiana) and 2nd round pick (NY) Indiana Gets: Jeff Green and Shane Larkin NY Gets: Luis Scola, Chris Copeland and C.J. Watson Yes, this is hypothetical, but you try having your job writing about the […]

Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose In MVP Form For USA Team By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… As I was born in Chicago, live in Chicago and have 25 years on my belt as a fan of the Chicago Bulls, even though it is my job to cover the NBA with no bias, I care more about […]

San Antonio Spurs: Sign James Anderson? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The San Antonio Spurs are the best team in the NBA, there is no questioning that. They will have basically the same roster this season as their title winning squad, but with the injury to Patty Mills who will miss half the season, they should […]

New York Knicks: What is the Knicks’ Biggest Weakness? By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… As one of the most storied franchises in American professional sports, the Knicks’ 2014 season was, to put it simply, a massive disappointment. The decimating coaching and injury issues destroyed the Knicks’ prospects for a successful season. So did their lack […]

Los Angeles Lakers: An All Star Season For Jeremy Lin? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The Los Angeles Lakers aren’t a playoff team, as they are at best the 10th most talented team in the Western Conference. However, with their cap space they have a chance next offseason to be big spenders to build a contender and […]

Minnesota Timberwolves: Are The Timberwolves Better With No Kevin Love? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Kevin Love is the best big man in the NBA on offense and one of the 5 best players in the NBA; there is no denying the incredible talents of Love, who is also one of the league’s best rebounders. With […]

Denver Nuggets: Trading For Harrison Barnes By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Nuggets Get: Harrison Barnes and Marresse Speights Warriors Get: Timofey Mozgov and Randy Foye The Denver Nuggets have some excellent talent. They have a franchise player in point guard Ty Lawson, who is one of the best players at his position and elite […]

Golden State Warriors: Leandro Barbosa Signing Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract: 1 season, veteran’s minimum Another excellent signing by the Warriors this offseason. They signed Shaun Livingston and Brandon Rush to help their mediocre bench to start the offseason, but they still needed a scoring guard to come off the bench and […]

Chicago Bulls: Sign Hasheem Thabeet By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The Oklahoma City Thunder traded Hasheem Thabeet to the Philadelphia 76ers for well basically zilch, however the 76ers then waived him, so he is a free agent and is an excellent fit for the Chicago Bulls, who should sign him. He would fill their biggest and only […]

New York Knicks: Sign Emeka Okafor By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… There are 2 premier free agents on the market with Eric Bledsoe and Greg Monroe, but they are RFA’s, however, besides them when it comes to starters, there aren’t many, actually there may only be 1, Emeka Okafor. Okafor just missed a season because of […]