Articles Tagged with NBA

Manny Pacquiao: Will He Defy His Wife Or Will He Retire?

Manny Pacquiao May Retire Soon If His Wife Has Anything To Say About It.

Manny Pacquiao, fresh off a victory over Timothy Bradley to regain his WBO welterweight belt, may be on the verge of retiring. Though Manny has not yet spoken to this rumor, if the mother of his children has anything to say about it, Manny has fought his last fight. Because Manny and his wife are… Read more »

LeBron James Will Leave The Heat; Here’s How We Know

LeBron James might leave the Miami Heat after this season.

LeBron James is saying all of the right things right now to let you know that he wants to stay with the Miami Heat, but if you read between the lines, could LeBron actually be dropping hints that he will be leaving? Although Miami Heat President Pat Riley believes that LeBron — along with Dwyane… Read more »

‘Jeopardy!’ Contestant Blunders NHL Question

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If there is a television game show that can prove how smart or dumb someone is, it is definitely Jeopardy. However, Jeopardy can be very hard, which may lead to some of the most awkward, hilarious, or idiotic moments seen on any game show. For contestant Joe, his moment of awkwardness, hilarity,and idiocy came in… Read more »

Kyrie Irving: Are His Injuries Making Him a Bust?

Kyrie Irving's injuries are derailing his career.

Kyrie Irving is undoubtedly one of the top young stars in the NBA, but Kyrie can only miss so many games and have so many injuries before people start throwing his name around, saying that he is injury-prone. An ESPN.com report states that some are doing just that, and it is easy to see why…. Read more »

Kevin Durant the MVP? You’ll Never Believe Who Says He Is

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Kevin Durant has been among the most-hyped to receive the MVP award this year, but his campaign received some unexpected support today when Los Angeles Clippers superstar Blake Griffin expressed that he thought the race for MVP was a two-man race between Durant and LeBron James. The fact that Griffin is conceding the race to… Read more »

Blake Griffin’s Party Is Just Getting Started

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Blake Griffin, the Los Angeles Clippers’ power forward, turned 25 on March 16, and it looks like he’s going to have a long professional career ahead. The birthday boy has shown how far he’d come in the game, from playing for the University of Oklahoma to emerging as one of the NBA’s best rookies. Happy… Read more »

Lamar Odom Lasts Only Two Games in Spain — What’s Next?

Lamar Odom last only two games in Spain.

Lamar Odom — after recently signing with a Spanish basketball team — has injured his back after only two games and will not re-appear this season. According to ESPN.com, team doctors has said that Odom is unfit to play for the next two months. This means that his present contract will be up before he… Read more »

Jeremy Lin And The Decline Of Linsanity

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Jeremy Lin, the 25-year-old point guard for the Houston Rockets who made headlines in 2012 when he led a winning streak for the New York Knicks, seems to be slowing down. Since January, the star player has been averaging just 9.8 points in each game, and in February his shooting percentage was just at 40… Read more »

Lamar Odom Has Left The Country And Moved To Spain

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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 »

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

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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 »

Kevin Durant Fan Club Includes LeBron James

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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 »

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 »

Sacramento Kings Adding Bitcoin To Royal Treasury

Sacramento Kings Accept Bitcoin

The NBA’s Sacramento Kings will become the first-ever sports franchise to accept Bitcoin, the team announced Thursday. Starting at the beginning of March, Kings fans will be able to purchase official merchandise at the team store and even tickets using the Bitcoin virtual currency, ESPN’s Darren Rovell reports. What remains to be seen is whether… Read more »

Stephen Curry or Damian Lillard: Who Takes The Game Winner?

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Stephen Curry and Damian Lillard are both lighting up the NBA right now. Almost every night, one of them is showing up on the highlight reels knocking down clutch shots. That led us to ask the question, who takes the game winner, Stephen Curry or Damian Lillard? Inside the Numbers Stephen Curry has been taking… Read more »

Boston Thank You Doc Video, Curry Sinks Dallas: NBA Wrap Up

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Boston: ‘Thank You Doc’ Doc Rivers returned to the city of Boston for the first time since leaving the Celtics for the Clippers on Wednesday night. Everyone was wondering, would Celtics fans boo or cheer? The debate was purely a fabrication of journalists and talking heads. Boston still loves Doc. Sure it stung when he… Read more »

Dwyane Wade Knee Injury Fuels Heat Trade Talks

Dwyane Wade injuries could lead to trade

Dwyane Wade has been missing more and more games due to injury over the last few years. His mounting absences could lead to the Miami Heat exploring trade options to add backcourt depth, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com. Wade sat out his fifth game of the young NBA season on Thursday night. The Heat… Read more »

Kobe Bryant and Lakers Agree To Contract Extension

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Kobe Bryant and the L.A. Lakers have agreed to a 2 year contract extension, according to the Lakers organization. General Manager Mitch Kupchak made the announcement Monday morning. The contract extension comes just days after Kobe returned to the practice floor for the Lakers. Details of the extension have not been released yet, as is… Read more »