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Filed Under:Basketball / NBA
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Archived Since:May 28, 2009

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Air Jordan VI (6) – ‘SP Blue’ Release Info

After making our holy grail-ish list of the 23 best Air Jordans from the 1990s, we now have a 2014 Retro re-release of the Air Jordan VI (6) in a color not seen for over two decades. The proper name of the ‘SP Blue’ colored Jordan 6 has been officially cleared up by Jordan Brand […]

Ty Lawson Urges People Not to Sleep on Nuggets

Not many will remember, but two years ago, the Denver Nuggets won 57 games. And if they hadn’t lost Danilo Gallinari to a torn ACL towards the end of that campaign, who knows what would’ve happened in the playoffs. They usually have a solid roster, but injuries are usually the question mark with this team. […]

Kobe Studying Paul Pierce’s Adjustment to Getting Older

Kobe Bryant just recently turned 36 and nobody knows what he’ll look like once he finally returns to the court. He probably doesn’t even know. Since he’ll be a different player from the last time we saw him, Kobe is looking to refine his game to match his age. In order to do so, he’s […]

Melo, KD Worked Out Together…So What Does This Mean???

Stop what you’re doing. Stop whatever you’re doing. Doesn’t matter if you’re cooking, rocking your baby to sleep or rescuing gaggles of talking seagulls from a burning building. Stop it. Stop all of it. You’ll want to take this in. Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant apparently worked out together. Gasp. Eric Pincus of was […]

Jerry Colangelo Sees Harden as Team USA’s Leader

In Houston, James Harden has blossomed to develop into a player many didn’t think he could become while still in OKC. While he’s still one of the worst perimeter defenders you’ve ever seen, what he does on the court was still good enough to earn him first team honors. By nature of that distinction and […]

Mark Cuban Wanted to Kick Daryl Morey’s Ass in Free Agency

Why yes, Mark Cuban does hold (playful) grudges. Speaking on KRLD-FM 105.3 The Fan, the Dallas Mavericks owner admitted that he wanted to best Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey in free agency this past summer, per The Dallas Morning News: On if things are personal with the Rockets with Daryl Morey: “Oh, all good […]

Charlotte Prepared to Spend $27M to Get All-Star Game

His failures in management/ownership have been well documented, but of late, Michael Jordan has been doing things the right way. The roster is young and talented, and he didn’t overspend on Lance Stephenson. The change from Bobcats to Hornets (along with the original colors) is a major boost as well. MJ is in heavy pursuit […]

3 Colorways Of The Unnamed adidas John Wall Signature Sneaker

John Wall has a signature sneaker coming out this year with adidas. As with any sneaker, there have been images around of the John Wall adidas shoe, but once Wall himself wore them around training camp, a bunch of different pairs started to surface. While he is currently on a tour of China, these very […]

Kevin Love Responds to Criticism From Wolves Owner

Yesterday, T’Wolves owner Glen Taylor through some unceremonious parting shots at the direction of Kevin Love following the trade to Cleveland. Naturally, Taylor is bitter and upset that Love wanted out. This morning, Love was a guest on ESPN’s Mike & Mike and he was played the audio of Taylor’s criticisms of his game. Love […]

Kevin Love Says He’s Committed to Cavs ‘Long Term’

Kevin Love isn’t going to pull a LeBron James in Cleveland. The Cleveland Cavaliers showed off their fancy new stretch-forward toy on Tuesday. To no one’s surprise the spectacle was met with immeasurable fanfare and crazy-ass hype. The deal everyone had been waiting for to be officially done is finally done. Love is actually a […]

Former Bucks Coach Larry Drew “Blindsided” By Firing

Jason Kidd’s sudden departure from Brooklyn and arrival in Milwaukee still has many reeling. None more so than Larry Drew perhaps. Drew was no doubt excited at the prospect of coaching #2 pick Jabari Parker, when out of nowhere, he found himself out of a job. The entire ordeal was very sloppily handled and Bucks […]

Watch: Roy Hibbert in Paul George’s New Ferrari

We all felt for Paul George when he went down with his injury a few weeks ago. He has worked so hard to get his game to where it is, one of the elite in the NBA. On a lighter side of things, Paul George also voiced his frustration with getting injured on the same […]

Rose, Kyrie to Alternate Starts For Team USA in World Cup

Derrick Rose has looked very impressive for Team USA so far this summer, but Bulls fans are no doubt holding their breath on every drive to the basket. In light of Paul George, they’d probably prefer it if Rose didn’t play at all. This probably why they’re not too broken to learn that Coach K […]

Report: Zydrunas Ilgauskas Attempting Comeback

During LeBron’s first stint with the Cavs, management failed at getting any other marquee players to join him. That, of course, is primarily why he left. But all of a sudden, guys are breaking their necks to get to Cleveland. Just look at the number of guys who are turning down more money, or forcing […]

Watch:14 Yr Old Simi Shittu Could Be The Next Canadian #1 NBA Draft Pick

Nearly 5 years ago, we here at the, were one of the first to bring you the story of then 13 year old Canadian phenom Andrew Wiggins, who would go on to be the most hyped high school baller in the World since Lebron James. Following back-to-back Canadian prospects going #1 overall in the […]

Kemba Walker Works Out During 2014 Under Armour Elite 24 Practice In ClutchFit Drive

To kick off the 2014 Elite 24 weekend, Kemba Walker stopped in during practice at The Avenues College gym where the event’s participants had their first training session. Along with famed athletic trainer Jay Hernandez, Walker took the opportunity to get a workout done while in the new Under Armour ClutchFit Drive. This ClutchFit Drive […]

Look: John Wall Turns Great Wall of China Into Basketball Court

John Wall this week was in China to show off his ‘Great Wall’ back tattoo and new adidas logo while visiting the Great Wall of China. You know Wall and adidas have pull when they can convince the Chinese authorities to let them turn the Great Wall into a basketball court. Awesome.

The Rajon Rondo Trade Rumor Mill Thickens, But Not Really

Ugh. Just when you think Rajon Rondo trade rumors are dead for the time being, they’re revived, but not really. Consider what follows to be a lesson in recycling. T-Spence, a sports radio host, tweeted this: It created some buzz, but not much. picked it up…I think: Don’t bother clicking on the link. It’s […]

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