As sluggish NBA trade market nears deadline, history has shown a player’s desired trade destination may not matter

The NBA trade market continues to hum along quietly, with little chatter of substantive deals gaining actual development. There are frameworks being passed around front offices and role players being made available, but this transaction landscape ahead of the Feb. 9 buzzer is desperately lacking significant talent on the block, in the eyes of leading … Read more

Cavaliers vs. Grizzlies prediction, odds, line, spread: 2023 NBA picks, Feb. 2 best bets from proven model

Top-tier NBA teams meet for a cross-conference matchup in Cleveland on Thursday. The Memphis Grizzlies (32-19) visit the Cleveland Cavaliers (31-22) for a spotlight battle, with Memphis entering at 11-15 on the road and Cleveland boasting a 21-6 home record this season. Dylan Windler (ankle) is out for the Cavaliers. Steven Adams (knee) remains out … Read more

Trending Topics: Picking West All-Star reserves

Shaq, Kenny, Charles and Adam reveal who they’d tab as Western Conference reserves in 2023. Periodically, NBA.com’s writers will weigh in on some of the most important topics around the league. Who are your All-Star reserves from the Western Conference? Editor’s Note: The All-Star reserves will officially be announced on Thursday night on TNT (7 … Read more

76ers’ Complete 2023 NBA Trade Deadline Preview, Predictions | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

76ers’ Complete 2023 NBA Trade Deadline Preview, Predictions 0 of 3 Mitchell Leff/Getty Images The Philadelphia 76ers haven’t exactly made consistency their greatest strength, but this group has never come closer to reaching NBA juggernaut status. They’ve reeled off a 13-3 record since Dec. 31, with the league’s fifth-best net rating over this stretch (plus-4.4per … Read more