Category: Commentary

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The Death of The Free Agency Rebuilding Plan?

TwitterFacebookemail The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association announced last week that they have reached agreement on a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. If the deal is ratified by both sides, which is a formality, the league will be assured of labor Read More »

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How New CBA Changes Will Impact the Miami Heat

TwitterFacebookemailWhen the NBA’s new collective bargaining agreement becomes official, benefits should abound for both players and teams. Minimum salaries, rookie-scale contracts, the mid-level exception, the bi-annual exceptions, and maximum salaries are all increasing, which should placate most players. Various rules will be Read More »

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The Bizarre Saga of Donatas Motiejunas

TwitterFacebookemailUpdate (12/15/16): The Houston Rockets apparently never actually signed Donatas Motiejunas. But whether they did or did not  sign him is irrelevant. In both cases, the Rockets could have conditioned the contract (in a case where they didn’t sign him, as a condition Read More »

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Recapping the Miami Heat Summer of 2016

TwitterFacebookemailUpdate (10/22/16): The Heat has chosen to waive Briante Weber and Beno Udrih, and keep Rodney McGruder. The Heat’s backup point guard duties effectively therefore fall to Tyler Johnson. The final 15-player roster is as follows: Goran Dragic, Tyler Johnson, Josh Richardson, Wayne Read More »