Sport Warriors pass Lakers in Forbes’ NBA franchise valuations, Knicks still lead
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After Forbes ranked the Knicks and Lakers as thelast year, Warriors owner Joe Lacob said his franchise than the Knicks and Lakers.
Forbes apparently listened, at least somewhat.
Despite the Warriors finishing last in the standings and the Lakers winning the championship last season, Golden State ($4.7 billion) passed the Lakers ($4.6 billion) in. Both teams still trail the Knicks, whom Forbes estimates to be worth $5 billion.
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Anthony Edwards and James Wiseman give us a glimpse of the future
The top two picks in the 2020 NBA Draft are having up-and-down rookie seasons while still showing impressive flashes.Edwards and Wiseman have struggled as much as you’d expect from two teenagers in the first quarter of their NBA season. Out of 250 players ranked by wins above replacement in FiveThirtyEight’s RAPTOR tool, Edwards ranks No. 243 and Wiseman ranks No. 233. If you look at BPM on basketball-reference, another all-in-one metric that measures impact on the floor, Edwards is the worst player in the league and Wiseman is also in the bottom 30.
The full valuations:
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No team’s valuation slipped from last year, and many had their estimated worth rise.
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Warriors vs. Hornets odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, Feb. 20 predictions from model on 83-48 roll .
The SportsLine Projection Model simulated Hornets vs. Warriors 10,000 timesStephen Curry makes his annual homecoming in the second stop of a four-game road trip when he leads the Golden State Warriors into Saturday's matchup at the Charlotte Hornets. Curry grew up in Charlotte and starred collegiately at nearby Davidson before going onto stardom with Golden State (16-14). The Hornets (13-15) should have fresh legs after their last two games were postponed due to league-mandated COVID-19 protocols.