Shining Bright, the Suns Options

Pick a forward, or trade for one?

The NBA Draft Lottery has come and gone, and no the Phoenix Suns are not picking in the top three. However, they will draft at pick four.

With this in mind, my take on their draft night moves.

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DPOY: Ranking the Finalists

Who’s your Defensive Player of the Year?

Last Friday, the NBA released the finalists for the league’s annual awards.

Regarding Defensive Player of the Year, I ranked the finalists below, and made their case for honors:

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Tales from Free Agency: Blake Griffin

Where will he go?

The Los Angeles Clippers finished their season in the usual style, falling too early in the playoffs and injury ridden. After failing to reach the Western Conference Finals again, could Blake Griffin be ready to part ways with Lob City?

My take, on his potential destinations as a free agent:

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6MOY: Ranking the Finalists

Who’s your Sixth Man of the Year?

Friday afternoon, the NBA released the finalists for the league’s annual awards.

Regarding Sixth Man of the Year, I ranked each finalist and made their case for the honors below:

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Working Magic: Orlando’s Options

It will be a key draft for Orlando this summer.

The NBA Draft Lottery was held last Wednesday, and no, Orlando won’t be picking from the top three. However, they will draft at pick six.

With this in mind, my take on the optimal pick for Orlando, and whether they should trade up, or down.

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COY: Ranking the Finalists

Who’s your Coach of the Year?

Friday afternoon, the NBA released finalists for the league’s annual awards.

Regarding Coach of the Year, I ranked each finalist, and made their case for honors below:

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Kings of the Draft: Sacramento’s Options

The Kings have the most options at hand.

As a part of the trade that involved sending DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans, the Sacramento Kings received New Orleans first round draft pick this year.

The NBA Draft Lottery was held last Wednesday, and no Sacramento won’t be picking from the top three. However, they will draft at picks 5 and 10, and are in an incredible position to make moves.

Who are some optimal combo choices for the Kings, or should they even use both draft picks? My take:

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MIP: Ranking the Finalists

Who’s your Most Improved Player?

Friday afternoon, the NBA released the finalists for the league’s annual awards.

Regarding Most Improved Player, I’ve ranked each finalist, and made their case for honors below:

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Trusting the Process, and Free Agency

Is it time to really Trust the Process?

The Philadelphia 76ers were one of many comeback stories this season. They have lured fans all across the NBA into “trusting the process,” and that process may be close to yielding results.

With signs of being a young threat on the rise next year, could they lure some medium level free agents?

My take:

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