Kendrick Perkins has some wild Kevin Durant trade suspicions

Kevin Durant’s recent trade request sent shockwaves around the NBA, but not everyone is buying its veracity. ESPN NBA analyst Kendrick Perkins, for one, believes that Durant’s demand is merely a ploy. “I’m looking at it and I’m saying, ‘Why would KD want out?’” Perkins said on “NBA Today” on Tuesday. “…And then all of … Read more

The Celtics and Heat have the pieces to trade for Kevin Durant. But should they?

The best of the best in the Eastern Conference was decided by one shot. If Jimmy Butler had held the ball two centimeters back in his right hand for just a little more elevation, if he’d taken just a little more time to gather himself, if the slightest breeze hadn’t blown through the lower bowl … Read more

Chicago Bulls reach deal with veteran PG Goran Dragic

The Chicago Bulls have agreed to a one-year contract with veteran point guard Goran Dragic, sources confirmed to ESPN on Sunday. The Brooklyn Nets won the Dragic sweepstakes last season, beating out the Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, LA Clippers and Milwaukee Bucks to sign the guard after his contract was bought out. … Read more

Kevin Durant’s trade demand brings NBA free agency to halt

First, Kevin Durant’s trade demand turned the entire NBA world upside down. Now, it has put the league on hold. With more than half of NBA teams contacting the Nets with trade packages, the normal free-agency frenzy has been slowed to a crawl. As Nets general manager Sean Marks and owner Joe Tsai sift through … Read more

2022 NBA free agency Day 2: Grades, great values, head-scratchers and more

Day 2 of 2022 NBA free agency was another day of big money and big moves. We also saw three significant trades all happen within a couple of hours of one another, and none of them were Kevin Durant. His trade request still looms over the NBA, but it has not halted business in the … Read more

Kevin Durant requests trade from Brookyn Nets, sources say

Franchise star Kevin Durant has requested a trade from the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Durant made the trade request directly to Nets owner Joe Tsai on Thursday, sources told ESPN. Nets general manager Sean Marks is working with Durant and his business manager Rich Kleiman on finding a trade, Kleiman … Read more

As NBA free agency 2022 begins, here are the top 25 available players

The thing about 2022 free agency is that we’ve already had an awful lot of action considering we haven’t even hit the “free agency” part of the program yet. Player transactions are going back and forth despite that in the form of player trades and contract extensions, even though nobody can agree to a deal … Read more

Nets’ Patty Mills opts out, Deandre Ayton trade rumors heat up

NBA free agency officially begins Thursday, but for the Nets it tipped off when Kyrie Irving picked up his player option and it continued when Patty Mills declined his. Mills has opted out of his $6.2 million deal, a source close to the player told The Post. The 33-year-old combo guard will become an unrestricted … Read more