The 2017-18 NBA season begins October 17 with the Cavaliers playing the Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. This thread is the place for basketball fans to post opinions and news about their favorite teams. I hope a lot of people participate. Otherwise, this thread ends up being my own personal blog instead of a discussion.

Tilman Fertitta buying Houston Rockets for NBA-record $2.2 billion

http://www.bleacherreport.com/articl...slie-alexander

New York Knicks agree to trade 10-time All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder

http://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/2...a-city-thunder