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Joseph Tsai to Pay $2.35B to Become Full Owner of Brooklyn Nets

Joseph Tsai to Pay $2.35B to Become Full Owner of Brooklyn Nets

Joseph Tsai, the co-founder of Alibaba, is about to sign a record $2.35-billion deal to acquire the remaining 51 percent of the Brooklyn Nets from Mikhail Prokhorov. Once the deal comes through, he will become the sole owner of the franchise. Tsai purchased 49 percent of the Nets last year for $1 billion and was [...]

August 14, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Carmelo Anthony Rejected by USA Basketball

Carmelo Anthony Rejected by USA Basketball

Carmelo Anthony will be watching Team USA compete for its third consecutive FIBA World Cup title from the sidelines. Anthony is the most decorated international player in the history of USA Basketball, so it was a bit surprising that the federation was so adamant that he wouldn’t get a shot. On Thursday, USA Basketball chairman [...]

August 8, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Andre Drummond is on a Beer Diet

Andre Drummond is on a Beer Diet

Prior to the start of a season, it is not uncommon for athletes to make changes to their diets and workouts. In preparation for his eigth season with the Pistons,, Andre Drummond is making some changes to his diet. He has decided to eliminate red meat. But by eliminating red meat, a solution had to [...]

August 6, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Jeremy Lin Thinks the NBA Has Given Up On Him

Jeremy Lin Thinks the NBA Has Given Up On Him

The 2018-19 season was a busy one for Jeremy Lin. He played for the Hawks from October through February and was then waived by Atlanta but immediately signed with the Raptors where he ultimately won a championship, but Lin struggled in Toronto. He appeared in 23 regular-season games and posted only 7.0 points and 2.2 [...]

July 29, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

76ers Sign Ben Simmons to Five-Year Extension

76ers Sign Ben Simmons to Five-Year Extension

According to Rich Paul, Ben Simmons’ agent, Simmons has agreed to a max deal with the 76ers that will pay him $170 million over five years. The Sixers announced the deal Tuesday. “Ben Simmons is an important piece of our core and he is one of the NBA’s most dynamic and talented young players,” GM [...]

July 16, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

With Kawhi Leaving for the Clippers, What Should the Raptors Do?

With Kawhi Leaving for the Clippers, What Should the Raptors Do?

Toronto has two options: stay the course or blow it up! Kawhi Leonard has signed a maximum four years, $142 million with the LA CLippers and will be joining Paul George who was just acquired by the team. The Raptors did everything they could to keep their Finals MVP. They gave him both health, by [...]

July 6, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Durant and Kyrie Decided to Team Up Before the 2018-19 Season

Durant and Kyrie Decided to Team Up Before the 2018-19 Season

According to Bleacher Report, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving had decided to team up before the start of 2018-19 season. The selected team, the Brooklyn Nets, had not been selected at the time. Durant and Irving were going to play together, somewhere, in 2019. That’s what they resolved over a series of conversations before this [...]

July 1, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Pascal Siakam Named NBA’s Most Improved Player

Pascal Siakam Named NBA’s Most Improved Player

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam has won the NBA’s most improved player award. Siakam became the first Raptors player to win the award. He’s also the sixth international player, and first ever from Africa, to do so. “I want to thank the Toronto Raptors for believing in me — a little scrawny kid from Cameroon,” [...]

June 24, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Chris Paul Demanded Trade from Rockets

Chris Paul Demanded Trade from Rockets

James Harden and Chris Paul appear to have reached a point of no return, with their relationship being described as “unsalvageable.” Yahoo Sports reported that Paul has already demanded a trade, and Harden also made it clear to the front office that the two can’t coexist. Their relationship is beyond repair and the star players [...]

June 19, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

How Will the Results of the Playoffs Effect Free Agency?

How Will the Results of the Playoffs Effect Free Agency?

The NBA playoffs will have a massive effect on many things, but one of the chief outcomes that they will influence is how high-profile free agents-to-be act in the off-season. Players such as Kevin Durrant, Kyrie Irving, Kawhi Leonard, Klay Thompson, DeMarcus Cousins, Jimmy Butler, Khris Middleton, and Tobias Harris all are about to become [...]

June 11, 2019 admin NBA 0