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|Archived Since:||January 21, 2010|
Masai Ujiri, general manager of the Toronto Raptors, wrote an op-ed in the Globe and Mail addressing the Danny Ferry fiasco in Atlanta. Ujiri highlights Luol Deng’s numerous contributions as […] The post Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri Responds to Danny Ferry’s Comments appeared first on SLAMonline.
Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler helped lead the Mavs to their first title in franchise history back in 2011. Chandler, 31, has returned to Texas, and claims to be an […] The post Tyson Chandler Says He is Better Now Than He Was in 2011 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Despite Utah having a reputation as “the safest place on Earth”, former Jazz star and current Brooklyn Nets forward Andre Kirilenko’s Salt Lake home was broken into last weekend. A […] The post Andre Kirilenko’s Home in Salt Lake Was Robbed appeared first on SLAMonline.
Denver Nuggets big man Kenneth Faried and his USA Basketball teammates never got a shot at Spain at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Faried became fed up with the “hype” […] The post Kenneth Faried Wanted to Beat Spain ‘in Their Own Country’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Chicago Bulls big man Joakim Noah threw out a terrible first pitch at the White Sox/A’s game Thursday in the Windy City. So, Noah simply asked for a mulligan, and […] The post Joakim Noah Throws Two First Pitches at Chicago White Sox Game (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
During Team USA’s 96-68 semifinal romp over Lithuania in the FIBA Basketball World Cup, things became testy in the post between DeMarcus Cousins and Jonas Valanciunas. After absorbing a couple […] The post DeMarcus Cousins Holds Back from Punching Jonas Valanciunas (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Spaniards didn’t hold up their end of the bargain, but Team USA certainly did. The Americans took down Lithuania convincingly 96-68 Thursday to reach the final of the FIBA […] The post Team USA Reaches FIBA Basketball World Cup Final (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has obtained an audio recording of Hawks GM Danny Ferry making racially-charged comments about Luol Deng during his free agency this summer. The story was originally that […] The post Listen to Audio Recording of Danny Ferry’s Comments on Luol Deng appeared first on SLAMonline.
Andray Blatche might not be the only other NBAer to talk his way into a spot on the Filipino national hoops team. Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez also wants […] The post Robin Lopez Would Love to Play for the Philippines appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Pelicans swingman discusses his off-season work. The post Q+A: Tyreke Evans appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver understands the outrage, but doesn’t agree with the suggestion that Altanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry should be let go by the team for having repeated some […] The post Adam Silver: Danny Ferry Shouldn’t Be Fired for Racist Comments appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA legend Jerry West will reportedly stick around The Bay through the 2017 season. The Golden State Warriors, who recently extended GM Bob Myers, reached an agreement with West (he […] The post Report: Jerry West Reaches Extension With Golden State Warriors appeared first on SLAMonline.
As one might expect, Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird was less than pleased with Paul George’s public gaffe regarding Ray Rice and domestic violence. Bird and the Pacers distanced themselves […] The post Larry Bird Criticizizes Paul George for ‘Thoughtless’ Comments on Ray Rice appeared first on SLAMonline.
Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant once again flew to Germany to visit the famed Dr. Hans-Wilhelm Müller-Wohlfahrt. According to Bryant’s reps, he’s in great shape and it’s expected to […] The post Kobe Bryant Heads Back to Germany for Knee Treatment appeared first on SLAMonline.
Peja zips a wild pass. The post #TBT: Peja Stojakovic appeared first on SLAMonline.
The NBA suspended Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe for two games, having learned of a guilty plea to impaired driving in April. And now details from the police report […] The post Police: Greg Monroe Urinated on Himself During DUI Arrest appeared first on SLAMonline.
In a series of ill-advised Twitter ramblings Thursday morning, Indiana Pacers All-Star forward Paul George came to the defense of former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice. Rice, of course, […] The post Paul George Says the NFL Should Let Ray Rice Play appeared first on SLAMonline.
Free agent big man Elton Brand has re-upped with the Atlanta Hawks for another year. According to Yahoo! Sports, the deal is for $2 million: Atlanta has re-signed Elton Brand […] The post Report: Elton Brand Re-Signs With the Atlanta Hawks appeared first on SLAMonline.
As expected, the Golden State Warriors officially announced the signing of free agent guard Leandro Barbosa. The deal is a one-year affair at the veteran minimum. From the press release: […] The post Leandro Barbosa Signs With the Golden State Warriors appeared first on SLAMonline.
Well, so much for that Spain vs Team USA final everyone was eagerly anticipating. France put an end to the Spaniards’ run at the FIBA Basketball World Cup, with a […] The post France Stuns Spain With Upset at FIBA Basketball World Cup (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.