Basketball Timeline

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Atlanta Hawks Owner Bruce Levenson Not Racist

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NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar insists that Atlanta Hawks controlling owner Bruce Levenson isn’t a racist. As detailed in a previous story in The Inquisitr, Levenson has announced that he will be selling off his stake in the NBA franchise following the self-reported revelation of a racist email he sent regarding Hawks fans in 2012. Levenson… Read more »

Geno Auriemma Violated NCAA Rules By Calling Mo’ne Davis

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Geno Auriemma reportedly violated an NCAA secondary rule when he called Mo’ne Davis to congratulate her on her performance at the Little League World Series last month. The ace of the Philadelphia Taney Dragons team didn’t keep it a secret that she loves basketball even more than baseball. Auriemma is the head coach for the… Read more »

Coach K Not Retiring Anytime Soon

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Many people look forward to retiring at a certain stage in life. Coach K isn’t one of those people. CBS Sports is reporting that Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is moving forward with plans to remain the coach at Duke for a while longer. Steve Wojciechowski, new coach at Marquette University, was Coach K’s assistant… Read more »

Kenneth Faried ‘Extremely Surprised’ To Make Team USA

Kenneth Faried Suprised To Make Team USA

Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets has made the final cut for Team USA. But according to Aaron J. Lopez, a beat writer with the Denver Nuggets, Faried was “extremely surprised” not only to make the cut, but to also be named a starter: #Nuggets F @KennethFaried35 enjoying experience with #USAMNT; says he was "extremely… Read more »

Kevin Durant: Endorsement Offer From Under Armour Reportedly $265 Million

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Kevin Durant has reportedly been offered more than a quarter of a billion dollars to endorse athletic clothing company Under Armour, sources close to the Oklahoma City Thunder star are claiming. The NBA All-Star is being courted by the clothing brand, which has started a bidding war with Nike over his endorsement. This week Durant’s… Read more »

Intruders Break Into Ray Allen’s House, Police Don’t Arrest Them

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Several teenage “partygoers” broke into NBA superstar Ray Allen’s Coral Gables, Florida, home yesterday morning, and police didn’t arrest any of them. Police say that the group of teens had been partying next door to Ray Allen’s residence and decided at 2:30 am to check out the home of the Miami Heat free agent, according… Read more »

Chris Paul: I May Not Play If Sterling Still Owns Clippers

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Point Guard Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers is reportedly so fed up with the fact that Donald Sterling is still fighting for ownership of the team that he is considering a boycott come next season. Paul made the comments about a potential Clippers boycott to ESPN, noting that it would happen if Sterling… Read more »

Lakers Rumors: Shawn Marion Available To Help Mold Young Players

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There are some Los Angeles Lakers rumors suggesting the team is interested in signing Shawn Marion if he does not re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks. According to Dwain Price of the Fort-Worth Star Telegram, the Lakers are one of several teams interested in obtaining Marion. If Marion can’t get the $5.3 mil MLE from the… Read more »

Cleveland Cavaliers Rumors: Andrew Wiggins Signing Could Force Trade

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Cleveland Cavaliers rumors suggest that the team will sign Andrew Wiggins sometime this week. According to Brian Windhorst of ESPN, sources close to the team have leaked rumors that the Cavaliers want to offer Wiggins a contract in the neighborhood of $5.5 million. While signing Wiggins would mean the Cleveland Cavaliers could not trade their… Read more »