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Petition Begs President Obama To Play In 2017 Celebrity All-Star Game

Petition Begs President Obama To Play In 2017 Celebrity All-Star Game

This morning a petition asking President Barack Obama to play in the 2017 NBA Celebrity All-Star game was posted on the White House website. “The 2017 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game will be held on February 17, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. As of the publishing of this petition, former Education Secretary Arne Duncan holds the [...]

January 14, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Cavs Coach David Blatt Compares Spurs’ Boris Diaw to David Bowie

Cavs Coach David Blatt Compares Spurs’ Boris Diaw to David Bowie

David Blatt is at it again. No, the Cleveland Cavaliers head honcho isn’t spouting fighter-pilot analogies. He is, however, comparing San Antonio Spurs jack of all tradesman Boris Diaw to English singer and songwriter David Bowie, who just passed away on Jan. 10. From Fran Blinebury of NBA.com: David Blatt just compared Boris Diaw to [...]

January 14, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Drake and Kevin Hart to Coach NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Drake and Kevin Hart to Coach NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Today the NBA has announced that Grammy Award-winning artist Drake and comedian/actor Kevin Hart will face off as head coaches of the Canada and USA teams at the 2016 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game taking place in Toronto. Drake will be joined by two-time MVP Steve Nash and Toronto Blue Jays Jose Bautista. Canada’s team will [...]

January 14, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

LeBron James Takes A Ball In The Face

LeBron James Takes A Ball In The Face

Before Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers, LeBron James received an unexpected surprise: an basketball to the face. It happened during a warm up drill. All LeBron wanted was for someone to throw him some passes so he could practice his shots, and they did. He caught the first ball thrown to him but not [...]

January 11, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Calipari Reportedly Wants $120M for NBA Return

Calipari Reportedly Wants $120M for NBA Return

John Calipari to the NBA rumors are back again. Over the weekend, reports have surfaced linking the Kentucky coach, to the Brooklyn Nets. When Mikhail Prokhorov fired head coach Lionel Hollins and reassigned general manager Billy King it was made clear that he wants a change, but who will be heading that change has yet [...]

January 11, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kobe Becomes Third Player To Score 33k Points

Kobe Becomes Third Player To Score 33k Points

Kobe Bryant has been embarking on his farewell tour for some time now and the first ballot hall of famer’s incredible career is winding down but the Mamba still has a little juice left on certain nights and is still reaching lofty milestones. Kobe played well in a 118-115 loss to the Kings in Sacramento [...]

January 8, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Ty Lawson Suspended 3 Games By NBA For July DUI Charge

Ty Lawson Suspended 3 Games By NBA For July DUI Charge

The NBA has suspended Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson three games for his DUI arrest in Los Angeles on July 14 of last year. This is Lawson’s second suspension this season. He was suspended two games back in December for a DUI in Colorado last January. Ty Lawson was playing for the Denver Nuggets [...]

January 7, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Spurs’ Boris Diaw Has Cappuccino Machine Plugged into Locker, Because of Course He Does

Spurs’ Boris Diaw Has Cappuccino Machine Plugged into Locker, Because of Course He Does

Boris Diaw wins life. Following the San Antonio Spurs’ 123-98 shellacking of the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night—which was their ninth victory by at least 25 points, the most in NBA history through 37 games, according to Basketball-Reference—Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News relayed some wildly awesome, yet somehow totally predictable information: You're gonna [...]

January 7, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Rajon Rondo Tried To Kick D-Will From Bench (Video)

Rajon Rondo Tried To Kick D-Will From Bench (Video)

Rajon Rondo didn’t play against his former team last night thanks to a nagging back injury, but he dressed for it and did his best to impact the game from the bench. At one point during the game, Deron Williams faked and went around Seth Curry at which point Rondo can be seen sticking his [...]

January 6, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Stephen Curry Won’t Sit Out to Let Left Leg Injury Heal

Stephen Curry Won’t Sit Out to Let Left Leg Injury Heal

Stephen Curry is a warrior. He’s also a Golden State Warrior. Curry re-aggravated a left knee injury against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night that’s been giving him problems over the last two weeks. He missed games against the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets and was limited to just 14 minutes against the Denver [...]

January 6, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0