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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

Jimmer Fredette and Phoenix Suns Agree to 2-Year Contract

Jimmer Fredette and Phoenix Suns Agree to 2-Year Contract

Jimmer Fredette has agreed to a two-year contract with the Phoenix Suns. The Athletic reported the deal’s second season is a team option that will become official once he receives clearance to leave China’s Shanghai Sharks. Fredette, 30, appeared in just six NBA games in the 2015-16 season, averaging 1.5 points per game. For his [...]

March 21, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Westbrook Suspended One Game After Receiving 16th Technical Foul

Westbrook Suspended One Game After Receiving 16th Technical Foul

According to the Athletic, Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder, has been suspended one game without pay for receiving his 16th technical foul of the 2018-19 season. Under NBA rules, a player or coach will be suspended without pay for one game once he receives his 16th technical foul of the regular season. For [...]

March 18, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Fan Who Told Dolan to Sell Knicks Gets Lifetime Ban

Fan Who Told Dolan to Sell Knicks Gets Lifetime Ban

New York Knicks owner James Dolan has permanently banned a fan from Madison Square Garden. This is the same fan who heckled him to “sell the team” after a loss to the Sacramento Kings on March 9th. Dolan publicly addressed the incident he had with a fan for the first time Tuesday on ESPN Radio’s [...]

March 13, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0