NBA news 2022: 76ers are the real losers in James Harden-Ben Simmons trade bust

In February this year, the question was who won the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade. Now it’s a question of who lost it worse. In February, the question was who won the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade. Now it’s a question of who lost it worse. And right now, Philadelphia has a Harden problem. Watch Live Coverage … Read more

Everyone is a loser in the James Harden for Ben Simmons deal

Welp, none of that worked.Image: AP Upon hearing the news of any trade, the first reaction is to think about which team won the trade initially. In the NBA court of public opinion, that distinction usually goes to the side that obtains the most prominent name or superstar player. With Ben Simmons (and others) being … Read more

Don’t blame the supporting cast when the Nets blow this series

Kevin Durant (l.) and Kyrie Irvingphoto: Getty Images “If Kyrie and KD average 30 and 35 points per game, that’s only 65 points. Where are the rest of the points going to come from?” I heard some version of this take several times before the start of the Brooklyn Nets’ first-round series against the Boston … Read more