On this episode of The HoopsHype Podcast, Michael Scotto from Basketball Insiders joins Alex Kennedy to discuss the latest rumors from around the NBA. They covered a lot of different topics including…
0:35: The NBA’s decision to move the trade deadline up to Feb. 8, 2018, which means it falls before All-Star Weekend.
5:45: Teams that are active buyers as the deadline approaches.
13:55: Teams that seem poised to be sellers prior to the deadline.
17:30: Will the Oklahoma City Thunder look to trade Paul George or are they completely focused on keeping him long-term?
19:50: Do you think the New Orleans Pelicans may consider flipping DeMarcus Cousins before he hits free agency in July?
22:15: Could you see the Los Angeles Clippers trading upcoming unrestricted free agent DeAndre Jordan?
25:20: Predicting where star free agents LeBron James, Chris Paul, Paul George, DeMarcus Cousins and DeAndre Jordan will sign this summer.
30:40: Michael’s dark-horse free-agent destination for LeBron James.
35:35: Coaches who are currently on the hot seat.
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