Tyler Bey was one of the top 40 players selected in last year’s draft, but has had an interesting start to his NBA career. The 6-foot-7 forward was selected with the No. 36 overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft and would ultimately become a member of the Dallas Mavericks.
Three reasons to pay attention to the Rockets in 2021-22 NBA season as rebuild starts around Jalen Green
Things have changed pretty drastically for the Houston Rockets in a short period of time. For the better part of the last decade, the Rockets were a consistent contender led by a perennial MVP candidate in James Harden. Now, they're a lottery team heading into their second straight rebuilding season following the trade that sent Harden to Brooklyn in January.
For most of the 2020-21 season, the Golden State Warriors hovered around a .500 record. It wasn’t until the last 20 games or so that the team finally started showing some consistency as they pursued one of the Western Conference’s final playoff spots. From Apr 9 until the end of...
Houston Rockets guard Jalen Green was picked by a panel of ESPN analysts and reporters to win the NBA Rookie of the Year award, topping the likes of Cade Cunningham and Jalen Suggs. Green was named to All-Summer League second team after averaging 20.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and two assists....
Undoubtedly the biggest free agency move for the Sacramento Kings front office this summer was the retention of center Richaun Holmes on a four-year, $55 million contract. Holmes had an opportunity to bloom in Sacramento, making his way from the #TrustTheProcess Sixers in 2015, to the G League, to the Phoenix Suns for a season and finally to the 916 at the start of the 2019 season.
UNICS Kazan bolstered its frontcourt by inking power forward Jarrell Brantley to a one-year deal, the club announced Monday. Brantley (2.01 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Utah of the NBA, where he averagecd 2.2 points in 30 games last season. He has also played for Salt Lake City of the G League. Before that, Brantley played for College of Charleston, averaging 19.4 points and 8.4 rebounds in 33 NCAA games in the 2018-19 season. He is set to make his Turkish Airlines EuroLeague debut with UNICS in the upcoming 2021-22 season.
The Nuggets have signed power forward Petr Cornelie to a two-way contract, president of basketball operations Tim Connelly announced in a press release. Cornelie, 26, is 6-foot-11 and spent last season with French club Élan Béarnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez. He has spent his entire pro career in France. Now, he will split...
Former member of the All NBA-G League first and All-Rookie teams, Devontae Cacok, has signed with the Nets and will ultimately compete for an open two-way spot. The Nets have already added Kessler Edwards, the 44th pick in the 2021 Draft, as their first two-way player, but look to add another spot after signing Cacok and David Duke. Cacok, Duke, and other players the Nets choose to invite to their camp will compete for this final two-way spot.
The Rockets have officially re-signed guard Dante Exum and waived Tyler Bey to create a roster space for him, according to the NBA’s transactions log. Hoops Rumors’ JD Shaw was the first to report the Bey transaction (Twitter link). With John Wall not expected to play for the team this...
The Rockets have officially re-signed guard Dante Exum and waived Tyler Bey to create a roster space for him, according to the NBA’s transactions log. Hoops Rumors’ JD Shaw was the first to report the Bey transaction. With John Wall not expected to play for the team this season as...
The Los Angeles Lakers are close to getting to the 20 player limit for training camp by signing Cam Oliver to an Exhibit 10 contract, according to Jovan Buha of The Athletic. The Lakers still have the option to sign two more players to guaranteed (or non-guaranteed) contracts and fit under the 15-man guaranteed contracts that NBA teams are held to during the season.
The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly decided to bring on one more player ahead of the new season. This development comes amid LA having just one final spot available for their 15-man roster. According to NBA insider Jovan Buha of The Athletic, former Houston Rockets swingman Cameron Oliver is set...
The Los Angeles Lakers recently signed a center the Nets had moved on from, and now Brooklyn is set to return the favor. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, former Lakers big man Devontae Cacok is headed to the Nets after two years in Los Angeles on a two-way contract.
For the first time since the NBA’s 2019-20 league year, the G League will play a normal season in the upcoming 2021-22 campaign. While the G League existed in 2020-21, it was an abbreviated season at a “bubble” complex in Florida due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Not all teams participated. But in 2021-22, the full league is back, and teams will play in their normal home arenas and markets, as well.
NBA 2K22 has something to prove after last year’s shaky season. NBA 2K21’s current and next-gen versions were released a couple of months apart and it felt like developer Visual Concepts had spread themselves thin between the two. Sure, the next-gen model made some forward strides, but too much of the experience was copy-pasted from the Xbox One and PS4 versions.
Former Cairns Taipans star Cameron Oliver is reportedly set to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Jovan Buha of The Athletic. The 25-year-old recently played Summer League with the Golden State Warriors after appearing in the final four games of the regular season with the Houston Rockets, averaging 10.8 points and 5.3 rebounds on 57.6 percent from the field. In the final game of the regular season against the Atlanta Hawks, he posted 10 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks.