NBA schedules regular season games in London, Mexico City

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

The NBA has announced that regular season games will be played in London and Mexico City during the 2013-14 season. The San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves will face off at Mexico City Arena on December 4, and the Atlanta Hawks will match up with the Brooklyn Nets at the O2 ...

David Stern says NBA flopping penalties are too weak

Friday, June 7th, 2013

NBA commissioner David Stern said Thursday that the NBA's penalties for flopping are far too weak and aren't enough to stop players from doing it. He then claimed he wasn't sure if the league would do anything to strengthen its rules against the practice. This season the NBA implemented a system ...

Will the NBA expand to include Seattle (and-one)?

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Seattle thought it was getting its Sonics back -- for a moment, anyway -- until a group led by rich Seattlites Chris Hansen (not the pedophile catcher) and Microsoft bigwig Steve Ballmer was totally c-blocked by a vote of the NBA's ownership. The decision was not a vote against Seattle, ...

NBA owners reject Sacramento Kings move to Seattle

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

While we've been covering this pretty extensively over the past few weeks and everyone knew this was coming, the NBA officially killed the Sacramento Kings' proposed move to Seattle on Wednesday. The NBA owners voted Wednesday to reject the move with a 22-8 vote. Until now the NBA's relocation committee had ...

Dan Gilbert Wanted Chris Paul Trade To Lakers Trade Blocked

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert sent an email to NBA commissioner David Stern on Thursday pressuring him to block the trade of Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers. The proposed three-team deal that would have sent Paul to Los Angeles, Pau Gasol to the Houston Rockets and Lamar Odom, Luis ...

Watch Your Language

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

WARNING: The following post contains offensive language. But that's what the internet was made for, so deal with it. In the past month, two NBA players — Kobe Bryant and Joakim Noah — have both been heavily fined by David Stern and universally chided for using the term "fucking faggot" after ...