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Weekly Mailbag: Kyrie, Kyrie and more Kyrie

Here are your questions, and my answers, from the Amico Hoops e-mail bag. Send your NBA-related questions to me at the Amico Hoops contact form or at samamico@gmail.com. Would the Cavaliers consider trading Kyrie Irving to the Trail Blazers for Damian Lillard or New Orleans for DeMarcus Cousins? If not is there a chance Kyrie stays next season and the Cavs […]



Amico: Altman’s next move will be Cavs’ biggest

You’re Koby Altman, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ new general manager. Your first task is to sign Derrick Rose to a minimum contract. This might not be easy. Your team is in turmoil. Everyone is wondering what will happen with Kyrie Irving, who has demanded a trade. Rose has been offered more money, perhaps more stability, with […]


Report: Suns would trade Bledsoe, Jackson for Irving

We can now add the Phoenix Suns to the list of teams trying to acquire Cleveland Cavaliers star point guard Kyrie Irving. According to ESPN, the Suns would consider trading guard Eric Bledsoe, this year’s first-round draft pick Josh Jackson, and a future pick in exchange for Irving. With Irving not possessing a no-trade clause […]



Former MVP Rose commits to join Cavs

Free agent point guard Derrick Rose has committed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers and team up with superstar LeBron James, league sources told Amico Hoops.




Report: Anthony, Thunder have mutual interest

The Oklahoma City Thunder, who already made a splash this summer by trading for Paul George, are now reportedly interested in acquiring Carmelo Anthony as well in the hopes of forming a lethal Big Three.




Amico: Sadly, Cavs must move on from Kyrie

Kyrie Irving told reporters at the All-Star Game in February that the Earth is flat. Bizarre. Later, Irving said he was merely trying to make a point, though that point was never made clear. Weird. During an interview last week, Irving said something about buying some farm land and starting his own community. Strange. A […]