An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett
Deron Williams will join the Nets in Brooklyn. Steve Nash is headed to Hollywood. What about the rest of this year NBA free agent class? Here's what you missed while celebrating the 4th of July:
Suns open up their checkbooks
Phoenix had the most eventful holiday of teams not named the Lakers or Nets, making power plays at three of the top 30 free agents available this offseason.
The...Read more »
On March 15, Goran Dragic had scored at least 20 points in a game this season three times, had played at least 30 minutes six times, and wasn't even in the top 40 of our free agent rankings.
Fast forward four weeks, and the 6-4 25-year-old is in the top 10.
Dragic has been a force since taking over the starting Rockets point guard job from the injured Kyle Lowry, scoring in double figures...Read more »
A pair of clutch Lakers shots by two not-so-similar players led the way for the NBA's top 10 plays from Wednesday night.
Second in the countdown was Josh McRoberts. In what was probably his first appearance on the list this year, McRoberts hit one of the most absurd circus shots of the season. At the close of the first quarter, the 6-10 power forward awkwardly took the ball up court, dribbled...Read more »