Basketball Timeline

WWE Championship Belts: A Gift From LeBron James To Heat

WWE Championship belts

WWE Championship belts for a basketball team? Whatever next? It all started back in December of last year when the Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy celebrated his team’s victory by sporting a WWE style belt during his post game interview with NBC. LeBron James watched that day as the Miami Heat arrived in Denver… Read more »

Cleveland Cavaliers To Ship Out Luol Deng Already?

Cleveland Cavaliers - Should They Trade Luol Deng Today?

The Cleveland Cavaliers traded for Luol Deng on January 7, but he may be headed out of town as soon as this afternoon. Try to imagine a trade going worse for your team, and you may not be able to top the Deng deal for Cleveland. Multiple sources have told ESPN that the Cavs have… Read more »

Lamar Odom Has Left The Country And Moved To Spain

Lamar Odom

Lamar Odom has left the country. That’s right: Odom, the now ex-husband to Khloe Kardashian, has moved to Spain and signed a deal with Laboral Kutxa. Sources revealed to ESPN that Odom is planning on playing out the rest of the season for the pro team in Spain before making the decision to make a… Read more »

Philadelphia 76ers Sign Teen With Down Syndrome To Two Day Contract

philadelphia 76ers sign kevin grow boy with down syndrome two day contract

The Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly looking to deal some of their best players away at the upcoming trade deadline so they can build for the future. Their latest “free agent” signing won’t make an impact on the franchise’s win-loss record, but it will make an impact on a teenager’s life. Kevin Grow, a high school… Read more »

NBA Trade Rumors: Deadline Deals Feature Tanking Teams

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The NBA trade deadline rumors always get heated up over All Star weekend. This year, the focus seems to be on teams actually trying to get rid of their best players. Although tanking is strongly discouraged by the NBA, the current playoff format encourages it. Especially in a weak Eastern conference, middle of the pack… Read more »

Kobe Bryant Replaced By James Harden In NBA All-Star Starting Lineup


Kobe Bryant will be replaced by Rockets guard James Harden as a starter in today’s NBA All-Star game in New Orleans, according to this report by Yahoo. Thunder coach Scott Brooks, who is the coach for the Western Conference, chose one of his former players, James Harden, to replace an injured Kobe Bryant in today’s… Read more »

NBA All Star Saturday Festivities Are Fantastic


The NBA rolls out the red carpet and throws an All Star Weekend like no other of the major sports. Many fans prefer the lineup on Saturday night over watching the actual All Star Game on Sunday evening. Tonight, at 8:00 pm Eastern on TNT, the NBA will trot out its wildly popular trio of… Read more »

Steve Nash – “It Will Never Be The Same Again”

Steve Nash - Is This His Last Season

Steve Nash has seen it all in his nearly 20 years in the NBA. However, he is currently going through the toughest stretch of his Hall of Fame career. Nash has to ask himself the hardest, and most personal, question any athlete has to face…. can I go on. Can I still perform at the… Read more »

LeBron James Continues To Struggle From Long Distance

LeBron James Three Point Shooting

LeBron James struggled from three-point range this past Saturday night in Salt Lake City. In a 94-89 loss to the Jazz, the Miami Heat superstar missed on five of his six attempts from beyond the arc and scored a season-low 13 points. This performance continues a disturbing trend for James, who is now shooting a… Read more »

Kevin Durant Fan Club Includes LeBron James

LeBron James fan of Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant has evolved into one of the best basketball players on the planet. Now in his seventh season, the Oklahoma City forward is enjoying his best season as a professional. The talented Durant has developed a loyal following, and his fan club seems to grow by the game. Surprisingly, one of his most vocal… Read more »

Kevin Durant Overthrows King James, Finally Number One?

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Kevin Durant has been considered second best as far back as high school. 2005 was a year full of basketball hype with everyone singing the praises of Greg Oden. Kevin Durant never seemed to overcome the perception that Oden was the obvious choice to become the future of the NBA. Even as Durant destroyed college… Read more »

LeBron James Sitting Out More Gives Kevin Durant Opportunity

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LeBron James has been sitting out more this season than he is used to. Heading into a showdown with Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night, LeBron James is averaging a career low 36.9 minutes per game. Coinciding with his reduction in minutes has been an incredible run of MVP caliber basketball… Read more »

Kobe Bryant A Scratch For NBA All Star Game

Kobe Bryant won't be able to make this year's All-Star game due to injuries.

Kobe Bryant has only played in six games this year. Neither that fact, nor the fact that injuries made it questionable that he would be able to play in the NBA’s 63rd annual All-Star Game, nor Kobe’s own encouragement to vote for someone else kept fans from putting him in the Western Conference’s starting five…. Read more »

Greg Oden Scores First NBA Basket In Nearly Five Years


Greg Oden was once a can’t-miss prospect, the next coming of LeBron James, but on Wednesday the center was just happy to be scoring his first NBA basket in five years. After a string of injuries at the start of his NBA career derailed Oden, the big man finally made his way back into the… Read more »

Wilt Chamberlain 100-Point Game Footage Might Exist


Footage of Wilt Chamberlain’s historic 100-point game might exist, according to the head basketball coach of the University of Memphis. Josh Pastner teased that his father helped to video Chamberlain’s single-game scoring record effort for the Philadelphia Warriors against the New York Knicks on March 2, 1962. The Warriors eventually won the encounter 169-147, in… Read more »