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Tyreke Evans Banned from the NBA for 2-Years

Tyreke Evans Banned from the NBA for 2-Years

Indiana Pacers’ Tyreke Evans has been banned from the NBA for violating terms of the league’s anti-drug program. The Pacers released the folowing statement about the NBA’s decision: Evans, who was set to become a free agent this summer, will now have to sit out two seasons, after which he can apply for reinstatement with [...]

May 18, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

The Shot that Silenced the North – Reactions to Kawhi’s Buzzer Beater

The Shot that Silenced the North – Reactions to Kawhi’s Buzzer Beater

Game 7 of the Raptors / 76ers playoff series is one that will go down in history. Kawhi Leonard hit a shot from the corner over Joel Embiid at the buzzer that bounced, bounced, bounced and bounced off the rim before falling setting off a wild celebration as the Raptors advanced to the conference finals [...]

May 13, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

James Harden is Struggling With His Vision After Game 2

James Harden is Struggling With His Vision After Game 2

Houston Rockets fans got quite a scare after James Harden left during the first quarter of Tuesday loss with injuries to both of his eyes. Harden got poked in the left eye by Draymond Green while contesting a rebound and stayed down on the court through a timeout to be looked at by the team’s [...]

May 1, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Biggest NBA Playoff Surprises and Disappointments

Biggest NBA Playoff Surprises and Disappointments

Lovers of basketball look forward to the seasons probably even more intensely than football enthusiasts. Not only are they entertained and thrilled by their favorite players’ moves and stunts, but they also look out for the biggest surprises and disappointments in each playoff. A few of the teams and players pull major surprises while others [...]

April 24, 2019 admin NBA 0

Former Sports Reporter Sues Luke Walton for Sexual Assault

Former Sports Reporter Sues Luke Walton for Sexual Assault

According to court documents, Luke Walton is being sued by a woman who says he sexually assaulted her. In a lawsuit that was filed on Monday, Kelli Tennant, a former LA Dodgers reporter and Walton’s co-publisher of a book titled “The Transition: Every Athlete’s Guide to Life After Sports”, alleged that Walton forced himself on [...]

April 23, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Luke Walton is Now The Head Coach for the Kings

Luke Walton is Now The Head Coach for the Kings

Just days after the Los Angeles Lakers parted ways with Luke Walton, he was hired by the Sacramento Kings as their head coach. Neither the Kings nor Walton waited long. Sacramento fired coach Dave Joerger on Thursday and Walton was dismissed by the Lakers just a day later. The Kings GM, Vlade Divac, met with [...]

April 15, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kyle Korver Reflects on Racism and White Privilege

Kyle Korver Reflects on Racism and White Privilege

Utah Jazz’s Kyle Korver, reflected on race relations in America and pondered his position as a white man playing in the NBA in an intensely personal essay published Monday on The Players’ Tribune. In the piece titled “Privileged” Korver touched on a variety of race-related topics and shared how he has struggled with the privilege [...]

April 9, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Lonzo Ball is Suing Big Baller Brand for $2M in Damages

Lonzo Ball is Suing Big Baller Brand for $2M in Damages

It was previously reported that Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball was distancing himself for the Big Baller Brand, turns out that he is also now suing BBB co-founder Alan Foster for more than $2 million in damages. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Tuesday Ball alleges Foster orchestrated a “fraudulent scheme” [...]

April 3, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Chris Bosh’s Memorable Jersey Retirement Speech

Chris Bosh’s Memorable Jersey Retirement Speech

On Tuesday night at the American Airlines Arena, Chris Bosch became the fourth player in Miami Heat history to have his jersey retired by the organization. The Heat recognized Bosh’s significance in a ceremony that included a touching video tribute, fireworks and, of course, one last primal scream. With several former teammates, the current Heat [...]

March 27, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Raptors Confident They Will Re-Sign Kawhi Leonard

Raptors Confident They Will Re-Sign Kawhi Leonard

Looks like Kawhi could be staying in Toronto after all. According to TSN, the Raptors are increasingly confident that they will re-sign Kawhi. Their intention is to pitch him on “trust, familiarity, a commitment to maintaining his health, and the shared goal of chasing a championship.” They can also offer him a maximum five-year extension [...]

March 26, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0