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2017 NBA Draft Grades

2017 NBA Draft Grades

The teams made the picks. We pick the grades. All of the picks are in, so how did each team fare in the 2017 NBA Draft?   Atlanta Hawks PF John Collins, PG Tyler Dorsey, PF Alpha Kaba Grade: B- The Atlanta Hawks added much needed depth in the front court after trading their Starting center after one year, Dwight Howard by selecting Alpha Kaba from Mega Leks out of the Serbian

Jimmy Butler Is Headed To Minnesota

Jimmy Butler Is Headed To Minnesota

The first big move of Draft Night happened just two picks in. While the Sixers and Lakers stayed quiet and drafted Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball as expected, the Minnesota Timberwolves were hard at work back at pick number 7. They utilized that pick and some of their young talent to acquire Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls. The trade breaks down as Chicago Bulls Receive: Kris Dunn, Zach LaVine,

STF 2017 NBA Mock Draft

STF 2017 NBA Mock Draft

The SportsTalkFeed crew got together and created a Mock Draft of our own. The picks were distributed evenly between the writers, and selections were made based on their team at that position. Note that this mock draft was created without us allowing to trade picks or make deals. Enjoy. First Round 1. Philadelphia 76ers – Markelle Fultz – 6’4 190lbs PG/Washington(Fr) 2. Los Angeles Lakers – De’Aaron Fox – 6’3

2017 NBA Draft Preview: No. 1 Pick, Ball vs. Fox, Jackson vs Tatum

2017 NBA Draft Preview: No. 1 Pick, Ball vs. Fox, Jackson vs Tatum

By: Carter Donahue   As one of the most star-studded, rating-crushing Finals has wrapped up, NBA fans of 30 franchises will soon get to enjoy a glimpse of the spotlight once again. With the beginning stages of the offseason underway, fan bases will now begin to dissect their team’s selection(s), inevitably making countless projections on whether their pick will be a star or the NBA’s next bust. Our job here

NBA Playoffs 2017 Preview: Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls

NBA Playoffs 2017 Preview: Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls

The Boston Celtics are gearing up to defend home court throughout the 2017 NBA Playoffs when they host the Chicago Bulls on Sunday. The Celtics finished the season with the number one record in the East, beating out Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers by just one game for the coveted top spot. The Celtics now has the Chicago Bulls to worry about, as the eighth seeded Bulls roll into Boston with

Loyalty Isn’t Always Love

Loyalty Isn’t Always Love

By Richard Bowman “Loyalty isn’t always love, you can be loyal to the wrong things, you can commit to the wrong people and stick around for the wrong reasons.” As you probably already know, DeMarcus Cousins was traded along with Omri Casspi to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, 2017 first-round pick(top 3 protected), and a 2017 second-round pick(from Philadelphia). This trade marks a new chapter for the Sacramento Kings

STF Blueprint: NBA All-Star Week*, improving festivities

STF Blueprint: NBA All-Star Week*, improving festivities

By: Carter Donahue   People across the country gathered around to watch this weekend’s NBA All-Star festivities, and what seems to be the consensus is: NBA All-Star Weekend was kind of boring. Watching the hyped Aaron Gordan miss several dunks and get eliminated immediately, watching Klay Thompson get bounced out of the first round in the 3-point competition, or even the blatant lack of defense in the All-Star game itself.