Charles Barkley Shares His Take on Celtics’ Decision to Trade Marcus Smart, Acquire Kristaps Porzingis
The Celtics traded Marcus Smart to add Kristaps Porzingis, a gamble they believe boosts their championship odds.
The Bulls can still get better if they trade for these players.
Injured guard makes strongest remarks to date in appearance at Invest Fest in Atlanta
Should the Kristaps Porzingis trade work out as well as they had hoped, the Boston Celtics may decide they need more backcourt depth than frontcourt depth. Sports Illustrated’s Dalton Trigg proposed a four-way trade that would give the Celtics another guard and a scorer in exchange for Robert Williams III and Payton Pritchard.
Hall of Fame forward Dominique Wilkins, known for his battles with fellow Boston Celtics alum Larry Bird while he was still with the Atlanta Hawks, recently defended Bird against criticism from former NBAer Dennis Rodman. Despite the infamous trash-talking between Wilkins and Bird, they developed mutual respect over the years that the Human Highlight Reel still has to this day.
Torrey Craig is excited to help the Chicago Bulls out.
Three forwards apparently was not a large enough pool for Brad Stevens to fill out his final two roster spots. According to a report by SNY’s Ian Begley, the Boston Celtics have worked out 29-year-old former University of Michigan wing Glenn Robinson III.
The Boston Celtics are hosting several free agents for workouts as they look for the final additions to their 2023-24 roster, including TJ Warren, Lamar Stevens, and Louis King. Blake Griffin also recently praised the fans, team, and championship-focused environment of the city, hinting at a potential wish to return.
After Promising to Present Former Toni Kukoc at Hall of Fame Induction, Michael Jordan Ditched Former Chicago Bulls Teammate the Second It Was Over
In a twist of fate, the legendary Michael Jordan fulfilled his promise to present Toni Kukoc at the Hall of Fame induction. This heartwarming moment took place in 2009, marking a significant moment in the history of their friendship. However, as the ceremony concluded, Jordan swiftly exited the scene.
When the Chicago Bulls ended their rebuild two years ago, they added solid win-now pieces. They traded for Nikola Vucevic at the 2021 deadline, and followed that by signing DeMar DeRozan, Lonzo Ball and Alex Caruso in free agency. While the choices looked promising, the reality quickly fell apart.