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“Trying To Get My All-Star Rating Up”: Hassan Whitehead Lets An Announcer What He’s Here For (Video)

Miami Heat center Hassan Whitehead is part of a new crop of centers in the league along with Andre Drummond and Demarcus Cousins who are keeping the traditional big man position alive. This year, Whitehead is playing way above the…

1 Comment / 28 View / January 3, 2016

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Karl-Anthony Towns Interviews Kevin Durant (Video)

What would you do if you could interview someone you looked up to? Oddly, this is a question I have to ask people daily. Rarely do people get to meet someone that they grew up admiring. Having enough time to…

0 Comments / 3 View / November 16, 2015

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A New Love Affair: Atlanta Hawks Using Ashley Madison To Sell Tickets (Video)

Fresh off a season that included a record number of regular season wins and run deep into the play-offs, you might think that the Atlanta Hawks wouldn’t need any gimmicks to see tickets. Guess again. With a sense of salesmanship…

0 Comments / 15 View / September 21, 2015

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Red Been Knowin’: Celtic Legend Red Auerbach Cut An “Anti-Flop” PSA 40-Years Ago (Video)

As much of an hoops fan I am, I must admit that I do get sick with the number of fouls called due to players flopping all over the court. With barely any contact, a player today might slide clear…

0 Comments / 15 View / September 21, 2015

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Former NBA Player Carl Herrera Shot in Venezuela

  According to law enforcement officials, former NBAer Carl Herrera was shot and wounded in an apparent robbery attempt in Venezuela. The shooting took place Saturday in a restaurant on Margarita Island. Per the AP: The Venezuelan newspaper El Universal…

0 Comments / 32 View / December 22, 2014

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Pam El Becomes the First Black, Female CMO Of NBA

NBA commissioner Adam Silver invites a new face to the family today. Pam El has been appointed the new Chief Marketing Officer of the National Basketball Association according to a statement released by the NBA yesterday. El is the first…

0 Comments / 15 View / July 10, 2014

Donald Sterling To Sue NBA For $1 Billion Following Lifetime Ban

Donald Sterling To Sue NBA For $1 Billion Following Lifetime Ban

As news reports come out saying that the Los Angeles Clippers have been sold for $2 Billion dollars to Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, new reports come out that Donald Sterling plans on suing the NBA. The embattled former owner of…

0 Comments / 1 View / May 30, 2014

NBA Creates Mother’s Day Ad With Kevin Durant’s Mom (Video)

NBA Creates Mother’s Day Ad With Kevin Durant’s Mom (Video)

  Mothers Day is this Sunday. Since many men will be watching the NBA playoffs, the NBA decided to cut a commercial for any moms who might be in the room. Using clips from Kevin Durant’s tear-jerking MVP speech, the…

0 Comments / 3 View / May 9, 2014

RIP: Dr. Jack Ramsay Dead At Age 89

RIP: Dr. Jack Ramsay Dead At Age 89

Legendary basketball coach and commentator, Jack Ramsay was pronounced dead today. He as 89 years old. Ramsay, one of the most well-respected men in basketball, was a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He is most widely…

0 Comments / 3 View / April 28, 2014

Fight The Power: 5 N.B.A Players Who Have Made Political And Social Statements (Video)

Fight The Power: 5 N.B.A Players Who Have Made Political And Social Statements (Video)

For the last 24 hours, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, Donald Sterling has owned the news cycle. Audio from a phone call he had with a girlfriend at the time was released by TMZ. On the recording, you can…

0 Comments / 25 View / April 27, 2014