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Lamar Odom: “Trade to Lakers Ended My Career”

Lamar Odom: “Trade to Lakers Ended My Career”

Lamar Odom’s life and career has taken a very tragic and sad turn. Once seen as one of the most exciting young prospects in the NBA, an NBA Sixth Man of the Year and a huge contributor for an NBA championship team Los Angeles Lakers team, Odom has sinced flamed out of the league, dealt [...]

August 30, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kobe Bryant Challenges Giannis Antetokounmpo to Win MVP in 2017-18

Kobe Bryant Challenges Giannis Antetokounmpo to Win MVP in 2017-18

Kobe Bryant has issued another one of his suddenly trademark challenges. This one goes to Giannis Antetokounmpo, and it’s no minor endeavor. The Mamba wants him to win the MVP award: If Antetokounmpo is intimidated, he has only himself to blame. He asked for this: Bryant has been issuing challenges to NBA stars—including Isaiah Thomas [...]

August 29, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Cavs Want Tatum or Brown; Deadline Nearing for Trade Completion

Cavs Want Tatum or Brown; Deadline Nearing for Trade Completion

The trade saga between the Cavaliers and Celtics has become more and more cloudy and complex as the clock is ticking for them to finalize the mega blockbuster deal that is set to send Kyrie Irving to the Celtics in exchange for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and Brooklyn’s Unprotected 2018 1st Round Pick. [...]

August 28, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Carmelo Anthony Trade Talks Between New York Knicks and Houston Rockets Now ‘Dormant’

Carmelo Anthony Trade Talks Between New York Knicks and Houston Rockets Now ‘Dormant’

The New York Knicks and Houston Rockets have reached a silent impasse in Carmelo Anthony trade negotiations. Again. As pointed out to us by NBA Reddit, ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski said that talks between both sides have gone “dormant” recently: Like Woj points out, the Rockets have been unable to find a third and fourth team [...]

August 25, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Cavs-Celtics Swap Irving, Thomas as Part of Mega Deal

Cavs-Celtics Swap Irving, Thomas as Part of Mega Deal

The NBA never ceases to provide jaw dropping or Twitter breaking news even in the month of August. In one of the most blockbuster trades in recent memory, the top teams and rivals in the eastern conference have agreed to a trade this afternoon as the Cavaliers are sending Kyrie Irving to the Celtics for [...]

August 22, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

LeBron James Brushes Off Blake Griffin Saying He’s More Likely to Play in Los Angeles Than New York

LeBron James Brushes Off Blake Griffin Saying He’s More Likely to Play in Los Angeles Than New York

LeBron James does not care for Blake Griffin’s prediction that he’s more likely to leave Cleveland for New York than Los Angeles. While making an appearance on the”View From the Cheap Seats“ podcast, the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward said the following (h/t TMZ): “Honestly, I don’t see him coming to L.A. period,” Griffin said [...]

August 22, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kevin Durant Won’t Visit White House

Kevin Durant Won’t Visit White House

As we have learned throughout his NBA career and especially in the last few years, Kevin Durant is very open and outspoken with his opinion on things and what he disagrees with. He, like many around the country, is in stark opposition to the political and personal beliefs and actions of the current President of [...]

August 18, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

James Worthy Says Lakers Haven’t Had Lonzo Ball’s Talent ‘Really Since’ Magic Johnson

James Worthy Says Lakers Haven’t Had Lonzo Ball’s Talent ‘Really Since’ Magic Johnson

James Worthy has set a demonstratively high bar for Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball. TMZ caught up with the Hall of Famer and Lakers legend, and they asked him about young Lonzo, because why the frick not? It’s August. What else are they supposed to ask him about. Anywho, his take on Lonzo? He [...]

August 15, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Knicks Sign Michael Beasley

Knicks Sign Michael Beasley

The Knicks had the No. 1 pick of the 2008 NBA Draft class last year in Derrick Rose, and now they have decided to sign the No. 2 pick of the 2008 draft Michael Beasley. Beasley is 28 now and has been a pretty huge disappointment in his NBA career thus far. After showing some [...]

August 9, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NBA Takes Aggressive Measures with 2017-18 Schedule to Improve Player Rest and Protect National TV Games

NBA Takes Aggressive Measures with 2017-18 Schedule to Improve Player Rest and Protect National TV Games

The 2017-18 NBA schedule is expected to drop soon, and when it does, you might notice some changes—fewer back-to-backs, more team-friendly travel and strategically placed National TV games among them. As relayed by ESPN.com’s Brian Windhorst, the Association issued a memo to its squads that outlines a scheduling package for next season aimed at improving [...]

August 9, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0