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Vince Carter’s Greatest NBA Moments

Vince Carter’s Greatest NBA Moments

Vince Carter entered the NBA in 1998 when the Golden State Warriors drafted him fifth overall before shipping the forward to the Toronto Raptors. Carter was the face of the Toronto franchise upon joining the team and spent six and a half seasons playing in Canada. In March 2020, after 22 years in the NBA [...]

June 26, 2020 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NBA Plans Christmas Start for the 2020/2021 Season

NBA Plans Christmas Start for the 2020/2021 Season

The National Basketball Association says it wants to get the 2019/2020 season back underway and complete it in full. According to the league’s commissioner, Adam Silver, the plan to finish regular-season games and the Play-Offs would start in June. This would allow the 2020/2021 season to tip off in Christmas and a bold plane could [...]

April 27, 2020 admin NBA 0

The Curious Case of Zion: Can NBA Rookie Williamson Bounce Back in 2020?

The Curious Case of Zion: Can NBA Rookie Williamson Bounce Back in 2020?

There are number one picks in the NBA Draft, and then there is Zion Williamson. There is always extra attention paid to the top name selection in the draft, but the spotlight was even brighter on the 19-year-old following his extraordinary freshman year with Duke. Williamson cleaned up at the ACC awards and became only [...]

January 6, 2020 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Australian NBA players who can surprise in the 2019-20 season

Australian NBA players who can surprise in the 2019-20 season

Australians have had quite a memorable season last year at the NBA which really shed some light on the Aussie players that have sometimes failed to get any spotlight and this season is shaping up to be an exciting one as well. NBA, in general, has been getting more mainstream media coverage and now it’s [...]

December 2, 2019 admin NBA 0

76ers’ Ben Simmons has Sprained AC Joint in Right Shoulder

76ers’ Ben Simmons has Sprained AC Joint in Right Shoulder

The Philadelphia 76ers welcomed one star back Wednesday night but lost another. Ben Simmons did not play in the second half against the Jazz after being diagnosed with what the team called a mild right shoulder sprain. He will be reevaluated Thursday in Denver. The injury appears to have happened in the first quarter when [...]

November 7, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Paul George to Miss Start of Season

Paul George to Miss Start of Season

The Los Angeles Clippers will enter the season without one of their two superstars. According to ESPN, Clippers forward Paul George will miss both the training camp and the start of the NBA season. He is hoping to return to action in November. George is currently recovering from an offseason shoulder surgery. During the Clippers’ [...]

September 30, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Brooklyn Nets Probably Won’t be Adding Melo to Their Roster

Brooklyn Nets Probably Won’t be Adding Melo to Their Roster

Even though Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving are pushing to add Carmelo Anthony to the Brooklyn Nets’ roster, it seems very unlikely that the team will do so. Unfortunately for Melo, the players’ enthusiasm has yet to be shared by the front office. In fact, the Nets will most likely look to sign players they [...]

September 23, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Miami Heat’s Bam Adebayo Destroyed by Kobayashi in Burger-Eating Contest

Miami Heat’s Bam Adebayo Destroyed by Kobayashi in Burger-Eating Contest

It turns out burgers ain’t Adebayo’s forte. Bam Adebayo is a big dude. He is 6-foot-10 and weighs 255-pounds. But just because the Miami Heat center is big, doesn’t mean he can eat plate after plate of burgers and that was evident when Adebayo went up against Kobayashi in a burger eating contest. Adebayo, who [...]

September 19, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kevin Durant Trashes OKC in Interview

Kevin Durant Trashes OKC in Interview

Kevin Durant’s free-agent departure to the Golden State Warriors in 2016 brought anger to Oklahoma City Thunder fans. One fan even went so far as to record himself shooting bullets at Durant’s jersey! These actions though have pushed Durant away from the city in which he spent eight seasons. At his first game in Oklahoma [...]

September 10, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Dwight Howard Signs with the Lakers

Dwight Howard Signs with the Lakers

According to the Lakers, Dwight Howard is back in Los Angeles and will be wearing number 39, a number that has never been worn in Lakers history. His contract contains zero salary protection. As of October 21st, they will pay him $14,490 each day he remains on the roster, but if he proves to be [...]

August 27, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0