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With the NBA trading period just about coming to a close (March 15), Michael Beasley’s future with the Minnesota Timberwolves is still uncertain as the T-Wolves seeks to free up some space upfront.
Derrick Williams has been mentioned as a possible replacement if he finally moves to another team. Right now, the teams who are likely to take him on include the Los Angeles Lakers, New Jersey Nets, Houston Rockets and Boston Celtics.
With all these NBA teams lined up, it should tell you he’s got something to offer. He is averaging 12.8 points and 5.3 rebounds this season. His success rate with all his three-pointers is 44.2 percent. Last season was even better; he recorded 19.2 points per game.
Now, the challenge for the Minnesota Timberwolves is who will take on Beasley’s $6.2 million salary plus his character issues? Of all the teams mentioned, only the LA Lakers has a trade exception that gives them the option not to trade in a player for Beasley.
It was reported that the Timberwolve...
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Michael Beasley trade rumors are the latest rage in Boston Celtics Rumorville, and Fox Sports’ Sam Amico became the latest to float Beasley’s name in connection with the Green team on Wednesday. Amico was more specific in his talks than Peter Vecsey, saying the Celtics would depart with Jermaine O’Neal in the deal. (Fox Sports Ohio)Rondo is the most sought-after around the...
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Oft-troubled yet talented SF Michael Beasley is likely to leave Minnesota by the March 15 deadline, with several teams showing interest.
Plenty of names will be floated around in the next week-plus as the NBA trade deadline approaches on March 15th. Over the next week, I am going to take a look at which players are likely to be dealt and what teams might be interested in acquiring said player. Michael Beasley‘s name has been on the trade block since the Minnesota Timberwolves used the second overall pick in...
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been looking to trade forward Michael Beasley pretty much all season.
Their thinking is that by moving him it would free up a spot for Derrick Williams to get more time in the rotation. Beasley is having a decent season in Minnesota, but the Timberwolves have a crowded frontcourt and he is expendable.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are clearly looking...
In this particular versus article I will be using a slightly different approach. With the Los Angeles Lakers season in question and a decent-to-large trade likely coming. Which player makes more sense for the Lakers?
Michael Beasley or Ramon Sessions?
I’d like to start by saying that both players have a lot of talent and both can offer an instant upgrade to the Lakers at their...
During the Timberwolves loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night, camera caught Minnesota forward Michael Beasley minding his own business on the sideline.Then, Beasley decided while rubbing his own right leg that Anthony Tolliver needed a quick knee rub down:
What we have here is another video of Michael Beasley doing something extremely strange.
Enjoy this clip of Beasley getting fresh with his teammate Anthony Tolliver, as he sensually rubs his leg during a timeout. Michael plays off the rubdown as a mistake, but the devilish smile he flashes after the incident leads me to believe he knew exactly what he was doing. After this unnecessary...
The Minnesota Timberwolves have been looking to trade forward Michael Beasley pretty much all season. Their thinking is that by moving him it would free up a spot for Derrick Williams to get more time in the rotation. Beasley is having a decent season in Minnesota but the Timberwolves have a crowded frontcourt and he is expendable.
The problem for the T-wolves will be finding a...
With the trade deadling looming, you can expect to read about a trillion of these types of stories. Sorry. Here’s the latest rumor, per the Daily News: “The NBA trade deadline is only two weeks away, and the league’s rumor mill was cranked up to full throttle Wednesday. For starters, the Lakers reportedly took a pass on acquiring Minnesota small forward Michael Beasley for...