Archive for the ‘NBA’ Category

Los Angeles Lakers offer Carmelo Anthony huge deal

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers met with New York Knicks free agent forward Carmelo Anthony for nearly three hours on Thursday and apparently offered him a max contract during that meeting. Reports now claim that the Lakers offered the 30-year-old a four-year, $95 million deal. While details are still emerging about what ...

Agent for Wade and Bosh refutes Heat contract reports

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

On Tuesday a report surfaced that Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh had agreed to contracts with the Miami Heat for reduced amounts of money in order to give the team room to improve under the salary cap. The report made a lot of sense and was largely expected. But later ...

Report: Cavs leaning towards Jabari Parker with first pick

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Ever since presumptive No. 1 overall pick Joel Embiid went down with a foot injury, speculation has run wild as to what the Cleveland Cavaliers would do with the top pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. Most reports have said the team had narrowed its focus to Kansas guard Andrew ...

That time Latrell Sprewell threatened to kick my ass if I didn’t delete a photo of him

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Those who know me well know that this is my final week living in Milwaukee, which is a very sad thing. Apparently Milwaukee native Latrell Sprewell won't be as upset as others to see me go. On Monday night I was out at the bar Rogue's with several friends when I spotted ...

Report: Joel Embiid out four to six months after foot surgery

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Joel Embiid was widely expected to be the top pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, but the Kansas center was hit with a terrible blow this week. He has a stress fracture in his right foot and on Friday he underwent surgery to repair it. Now Embiid is expected to ...

Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard doing better than his ’11 Draft classmates

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Sage veterans Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili have been the heart of San Antonio's championship dynasty, but it was young gun Kawhi Leonard who helped the Spurs push through for the franchise's fifth NBA title. The third-year player from San Diego State averaged 17.8 points per game on ...

Cleveland Cavaliers doctors clear Joel Embiid

Friday, June 13th, 2014

Kansas center Joel Embiid has become the odds-on favorite to be the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft over the past few weeks. The Cleveland Cavaliers have the top pick in this year's draft and rumors have persisted that they preferred Embiid over both college teammate Andrew Wiggins ...

Heat beats the Heat, creates need for David Caruso memes

Friday, June 6th, 2014

The Spurs opened the NBA Finals with a 110-95 win over the Heat, but in a most unusual circumstance for an indoor sport, the temperature played a big role in the outcome. The air conditioning system went kaput at San Antonio's AT&T Center, forcing the temperature in the arena to hover ...