James Herbert

CBS Sports Writer /

Clippers’ Avery Bradley talks Paul Pierce, Doc Rivers and the trade deadline frenzy

The former Celtic talked to CBS Sports about Paul Pierce's jersey retirement and the trade deadline

Why George Hill, Jae Crowder stand to benefit from Cavs' three-way deadline trade

Now that they're in better situations, can these two high-level role players salvage this season?

NBA trade deadline aftermath: Lakers have loads of cap space, no shortage of options

L.A. suddenly has two max salary slots to play with this summer -- enough to possibly add LeBron and P.G.

NBA buyout market: 9 playoff contenders that could make post-trade deadline moves

A look at the teams and players involved in this year's buyout market

NBA trade deadline: LeBron's Cavs blow up roster, but just how good are they now?

Cleveland transformed its roster by adding Hill, Hood, Clarkson and Nance Jr. before the deadline

NBA trade deadline winners and losers: Cavs fans shouldn't pop champagne yet

The Cavaliers' moves can't be judged properly until LeBron James makes his next big decision

NBA trade deadline 2018: What can we learn from 2017's blockbuster deals?

The Butler, Cousins, George and Irving trades show that immediate reactions often miss the mark

NBA trade deadline: 10 star players who could be moved without warning next

Who's the next to go after Blake Griffin? We have some ideas

NBA trade deadline: Julius Randle, Marcus Smart and the trade-him-or-pay-him dilemma

Restricted free agency is tricky, so young and talented players keep surfacing in rumors

How Kristaps Porzingis' injury affects the Knicks, this season and in the future

New York suffered a devastating blow right before the NBA trade deadline

NBA trade deadline: Six mistakes teams make when wheeling and dealing

With rumors flying around, let's look at what we can learn from past trade-deadline blunders

Raptors All-Star DeMar DeRozan shares secret to career season: Not giving a f---

After years of trying to prove people wrong, the star guard has narrowed his focus in his ninth season

NBA trade deadline: What's next for Clippers after Blake Griffin blockbuster?

Seven questions about the deal that has completely changed Los Angeles' outlook

How Nate McMillan turned the Pacers into the NBA's biggest surprise

Victor Oladipo is an All-Star, Indiana is having fun again and McMillan should be a COY candidate

NBA trade rumors: 10 questions about Cavs, Clippers, Kemba as deadline nears

Is there a deal that would convince LeBron James to stay? Are the Lakers ready to clear salary-cap space?

James Herbert is somewhat fond of basketball, feature writing and understatements. A former season-ticket holder for the expansion Toronto Raptors, Herbert does not think the NBA was better back in the days of hand checking and illegal defense. He joined CBS Sports in 2014 and lives in Brooklyn.