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Tyreke Evans: Pelicans “Right There” With Warriors

Tyreke Evans: Pelicans “Right There” With Warriors

As an athlete, it’s paramount to believe in yourself and your team. Because if you don’t, who will? That’s the motto that Tyreke Evans lives by apparently. The former rookie of the years sounds very confident in his New Orleans Hornets and considers them right up there with the defending champion Warriors. Ironically, New Orleans [...]

September 18, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

Michael Carter-Williams’ Wild Pitch Hit Cameraman

Michael Carter-Williams’ Wild Pitch Hit Cameraman

Bucks guard Michael Carter-Williams threw out the 1st pitch at a Milwaukee Brewers game on Thursday night against the Cardinals, but missed the strike zone and hit a cameraman’s lens instead. Fortunately the cameraman was not hurt and MCW was apologetic about his lack of precision. At least he has a good sense of humor [...]

September 18, 2015 admin Hot Seat, NBA 0

Mark Cuban Speaks on Running For President

Mark Cuban Speaks on Running For President

Mark Cuban is not one to hold his tongue or to hold back when he doesn’t particularly care for someone. He was recently asked by CNBC about the possibility of him ever running for president. Since Donald Trump is in the mix, all of a sudden there’s this feeling that anybody with a lot of [...]

September 15, 2015 admin Hot Seat, NBA 0

Allen Iverson Ruled Eligible For Hall of Fame in 2016

Allen Iverson Ruled Eligible For Hall of Fame in 2016

Allen Iverson getting into the Hall of Fame isn’t exactly a question. But “when” was up in the air. The Answer was recently ruled 2016 HOF eligible after decision was made that could’ve pushed his eligibility back by a year. The uncertainty arises due to his brief stint playing in Turkey. The calendar distinction is [...]

September 15, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Kobe Bryant Is Expected To Be Ready For Training Camp

Kobe Bryant Is Expected To Be Ready For Training Camp

Kobe Bryant’s 20th NBA season will begin without delay. Most likely. Rotator cuff surgery in January ended up sidelining the Los Angeles Lakers great for the rest of 2014-15, limiting him to just 35 appearances overall. At the time of his surgery, January 28, the recovery process was supposed to take roughly nine months. If [...]

September 14, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

D’Angelo Russell Thinks Lakers ‘Will Most Definitely Be a Playoff Team’

D’Angelo Russell Thinks Lakers ‘Will Most Definitely Be a Playoff Team’

Remember before, when we decided Pat Riley was an optimist after he called the Miami Heat a championship team? Well, Los Angeles Lakers rookie D’Angelo Russell has his level glass half full-ness beat. During an interview with Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders, the dual guard essentially guaranteed that the Lakers would make the playoffs next [...]

September 11, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Tristan Thompson Feels He Can Get Max From Raptors Next Summer

Tristan Thompson Feels He Can Get Max From Raptors Next Summer

Tristan Thompson appears to be holding firm on his demands for more money. He reportedly turned down a 5-year, $80 million deal from the Cavs because he feels he deserves the max. He’s so set on that notion because he feels he can get that money from Toronto next summer. At what point does the [...]

August 31, 2015 admin Hot Seat, NBA 0

Look: Anthony Davis is Beefing Up In Off-season Training

Look: Anthony Davis is Beefing Up In Off-season Training

It’s apparently not enough that Anthony Davis is honing his three-point shot this summer. He’s Hulking up as well. Per Jim Eichenhofer of Pelicans.com (h/t Bleacher Report), Davis, who is listed at 220 pounds, has packed on 12 pounds of muscle this offseason. And Eichenhofer posted the pictures to prove it: Through diet/lifting, Anthony Davis [...]

August 28, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Charlotte Hornets Agree to 4-Year Extension with Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Charlotte Hornets Agree to 4-Year Extension with Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is worth more than Kemba Walker. Sort of. The Charlotte Hornets took care of their impending restricted free agent point guard ahead of last season, electing to lock him up on a four-year, $48 million extension rather than allowing him to test the semi-open waters. Walker remains one of the most inefficient floor [...]

August 25, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Report: Lakers Interested in Bringing Back Metta World Peace

Report: Lakers Interested in Bringing Back Metta World Peace

A very familiar face could be headed back to the NBA. Metta World Peace has been spending most of his time overseas, playing in China and Italy over the past two seasons. The last time we saw him play in the NBA was with the New York Knicks in 2014, during which he averaged 4.8 [...]

August 25, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0