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James Harden Rips ‘Arrogant’ Ref Scott Foster

James Harden Rips ‘Arrogant’ Ref Scott Foster

James Harden reached the 30-point mark for the 32nd straight game in Thursday’s loss to the Lakers passing Wilt Chamberlain for the 2nd longest 30 point streak, but that’s not what everyone is talking about. Harden fouled out late in the fourth quarter with referee Scott Foster calling out two of his four offensive fouls. [...]

February 22, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Michael Beasley to Play for a Chinese Team

Michael Beasley to Play for a Chinese Team

Michael Beasley is taking his talents to south China. According to ESPN, Beasley is signing a contract with the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association. The deal will have him spending two months with the team for a “significant” amount of money. Beasley has twice played in China, including before signing with the [...]

February 19, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Garnett: Team USA had $1M ‘Bounty’ for Dunking on Yao Ming

Garnett: Team USA had $1M ‘Bounty’ for Dunking on Yao Ming

For those who believed the 2000 Summer Olympics were relatively drama free, you were wrong! According to Kevin Garnett the United States men’s basketball team had a “million dollar bet” for whoever could dunk on center Yao Ming. The former Timberwolves star made the revelation during an interview with Yahoo Sports. “First of all, people [...]

February 18, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Giannis Antetokounmpo: There isn’t one guy who can stop me

Giannis Antetokounmpo: There isn’t one guy who can stop me

Giannis Antetokounmpo doesn’t think there’s any single player in the NBA who can stop him. He was asked after Milwaukee’s victory over Indiana on Wednesday about matching up against Pacers Thad Young. A reporter indicated Young has a reputation around Indiana “as a guy who could slow” Antetokounmpo. But the Bucks star wasn’t buying it. [...]

February 14, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

LaVar Ball: Lonzo Is Better Than LeBron

LaVar Ball: Lonzo Is Better Than LeBron

With his son’s name dominating the news cycle, LaVar Ball has inserted himself back into the public. It began earlier this week, when Ball told ESPN that Lonzo would prefer to play in Phoenix rather than New Orleans if he became a part of a Anthony Davis trade. It then jumped a level when Ball [...]

February 7, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Mavericks Get Porzingis in 7-Player Blockbuster Trade

Mavericks Get Porzingis in 7-Player Blockbuster Trade

The New York Knicks have traded Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for Dennis Smith Jr., DeAndre Jordan, and Wesley Matthews. The Mavericks also receive Tim Hardaway Jr., Courtney Lee, and Trey Burke. The Knicks will receive a 2021 unprotected first-round pick along with a 2023 protected first-round pick. The blockbuster trade developed [...]

January 31, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

The Dieng Booker Altercation Almost Made it to the Locker Room

The Dieng Booker Altercation Almost Made it to the Locker Room

Things got a little heated on Tuesday when the Suns hosted the Timberwolves. In the third quarter, Devin Booker and Gorgui Dieng were involved in an on-court incident. The two players confronted each other and Booker put his hand in Dieng’s face and appeared to shove him. Both players were ejected, but it wasn’t over [...]

January 23, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Rockets Have Traded Melo to the Bulls

Rockets Have Traded Melo to the Bulls

According to ESPN, the Houston Rockets have agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony and cash considerations to the Chicago Bulls. According to Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Bulls have no intention of letting Anthony see the floor. Instead, they will look for a one-for-one trade opportunity if it arises before the February 7 trade deadline. If not, [...]

January 22, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Gregg Popovich Not Sure He’ll Coach Next Season

Gregg Popovich Not Sure He’ll Coach Next Season

Gregg Popovich, the San Antonio Spurs head coach has yet to determine whether he’ll coach the San Antonio Spurs for the 2019-20 season. The 69 year-old coach has led the Spurs to 5 NBA championships yet he could be close to calling it quits. Should he decide to continue coaching, Popovich would become the fourth [...]

January 18, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Turkey Seeking Warrant for the Arrest of Enes Kanter

Turkey Seeking Warrant for the Arrest of Enes Kanter

The Turkish government is seeking an international arrest warrant for New York Knicks’ Enes Kanter, accusing him of being part of a terror organization. Sabah, a Turkish newspaper, stated that prosecutors in the country have prepared an extradition request for Kanter. Kanter has been an outspoken critic of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the extradition [...]

January 16, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0