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NBA and Bulls to Announce That All-Star Game is Headed to Chicago in 2020

NBA and Bulls to Announce That All-Star Game is Headed to Chicago in 2020

The NBA All-Star game is headed back to Chicago…in 2020. ESPN.com’s Nick Friedell brought word on Thursday that the league and the Bulls will be announcing plans to put 2020’s superstar meetup in The Windy City. Shams Charania of The Vertical relayed more details: The NBA All-Star Game is returning to Chicago in 2020. (AP) [...]

November 10, 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

NBA to Move Trade Deadline to February 8

NBA to Move Trade Deadline to February 8

One of the major traditions associated with NBA All-Star Weekend every year is the proliferation of NBA trade rumors, those days are officially over. Traditionally the NBA trade deadline is the Tuesday after the NBA All-Star Weekend, but now the deadline has been moved up to February 8. This is a smart move for the [...]

July 13, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Race for Playoffs in Western Conference is Going to Be Insane

Race for Playoffs in Western Conference is Going to Be Insane

The 2017 NBA off-season is in full swing and after Gordon Hayward’s free agency signing with the Boston Celtics, one would assume all of the biggest free agents or trade targets have found their new homes or decided to stay put. The migration of even more talent to the western conference this off-season is stupefying [...]

July 6, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Adam Silver Wants to ‘Ensure’ NBA Has Female Head Coach ‘Sooner Rather Than Later’

Adam Silver Wants to ‘Ensure’ NBA Has Female Head Coach ‘Sooner Rather Than Later’

NBA commissioner Adam Silver is committed to having a female head coach in the Association in the near future. He made that much clear while talking about the league’s “LeanIn.org” campaign, per ESPN.com’s Ohm Youngmisuk: NBA commissioner Adam Silver told ESPN he believes there will be a female head coach in his league, and he [...]

March 29, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Ex-NBA Player Orien Greene Arrested for Breaking into a House, Fondling a Woman

Ex-NBA Player Orien Greene Arrested for Breaking into a House, Fondling a Woman

Ex-Boston Celtics, Orien Greene, was arrested after sneaking into two homes and rubbing a sleeping woman’s butt. Yes, you read that correctly. Greene was staying at his girlfriend’s house when he sneaked out and broke into two homes in the same neighborhood. TMZ Sports obtained a police report stating that Greene entered the first home [...]

January 10, 2017 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Metta World Peace Wants to be an NBA Coach

Metta World Peace Wants to be an NBA Coach

Yes, that’s right, Metta World Peace wishes to be an NBA coach once he retires from the NBA. TMZ Sports spoke with Metta World Peace earlier this week about the praise he has been receiving from the Lakers coaching staff. According to them, Metta’s knowledge and experience are incredibly valuable to his team and MWP [...]

November 3, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Playing for Team USA Actually Increases Production Following Season

Playing for Team USA Actually Increases Production Following Season

Popular, ESPN affiliated statistical analysis website Fivethirtyeight posted some interesting numbers about the affect an Olympic basketball experience has on NBA stars in their regular season. Many assume, and understandably so, that players who add in the grind of a month long Olympic experience to shorten their already brief offseason would end up hampered by [...]

August 17, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Phil Jackson Wants NBA to Introduce 4-Point Line

Phil Jackson Wants NBA to Introduce 4-Point Line

In a recent interview with Today’s Fastbreak, New York Knicks President and NBA championship ring collector Phil Jackson shared his thoughts on how to make the NBA game even better. Unsurprisingly, the zen master presented a few outside of the box ideas while complimenting himself and pointing out the fact that his championship teams in [...]

July 20, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Typical NBA Player Spends More in a Month Than Some Make in a Year

Typical NBA Player Spends More in a Month Than Some Make in a Year

According to a study done by Kathleen Ponder of the San Francisco Chronicle and based on data compiled from Personal Capital, a wealth management company, your average NBA player spends $42,000 a month. According to recent data from the Social Security Administration, in 2015 51 percent of Americans made less than $30,000 per year. We [...]

June 10, 2016 admin Headlines, NBA 0