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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

Durant Leaves Games Against Suns with Ankle Injury

Durant Leaves Games Against Suns with Ankle Injury

Golden State Warriors’ Kevin Durant went straight to the locker room with 6:34 remaining in the fourth quarter during Sunday’s 115-111 upset loss to the Phoenix Suns with an injured right ankle. In the fourth quarter, All-Star forward Kevin Durant was looking to pass the ball in the low post and collided with a pair [...]

March 11, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Vince Carter Hoping to Play 22nd Season

Vince Carter Hoping to Play 22nd Season

Atlanta Hawks forward Vince Carter, who is 42 years old, said he wants to return for a 22nd NBA season if teams are interested in him this offseason. When asked during an appearance ESPN’s Pardon The Interruption if he had an age in mind for when he wanted to retire, Carter said, “43.” “I think [...]

March 8, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Raptors and Rockets to Face Off in Japan

Raptors and Rockets to Face Off in Japan

The NBA has announced that the Toronto Raptors and Houston Rockets will play two preseason games in Japan. The games will take place at the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo on October 8th and 10th. “Bringing NBA preseason games to Japan will help accelerate the growth of basketball in a country that features a thriving [...]

March 5, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Auctioning 4 Championship Rings for Charity

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Auctioning 4 Championship Rings for Charity

Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is auctioning off four of his six championship rings along with hundreds of other pieces of memorabilia from his basketball career in order to support his charity – the Skyhook Foundation. The Skyhook Foundation is charity that helps kids learn about science, technology, engineering and math. The auction is [...]

February 27, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0