Kevin Durant withdraws from FIBA World Cup

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

News is breaking on Thursday that Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant has withdrawn from Team USA's FIBA World Cup team. Apparently Durant contacted head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday afternoon and told him he was physically and mentally drained from the season and needed a break. The ...

So, Is Ricky Rubio Actually Any Good?

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

As we all know by now, Spanish point guard Ricky Rubio has finally agreed to join the Minnesota Timberwolves next season. So now the question becomes, what will the 20-year-old actually give Minnesota? Judging by his numbers with FC Barcelona, not much. Rubio has been hyped ever since he turned pro at ...

Wait, Yi Jianlian Is Actually Impressing People?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Yeah, I couldn't believe it either, but the No. 6 overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft may have actually improved. Despite the fact that he's been the most disappointing Chinese import since those toys with lead in them, and he's already been traded twice in three years, Jianlian has ...