Adam Silver thinks the NBA should rival the NFL in popularity

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Adam Silver has officially taken over as NBA commissioner. And though he has many things he may want to achieve, one could argue that increasing the popularity of his league should be one of his primary focuses.

Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly fired GM Chris Grant

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From Yahoo! Sports: “After a humiliating loss to the Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has fired general manager Chris Grant, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Gilbert informed Grant of his dismissal late Thursday morning, sources said. Gilbert had grown increasingly frustrated with the losing and dysfunction within the Cavaliers, and the loss […]

Jim Boeheim doesn’t think Carmelo Anthony should re-sign with the Knicks if they can’t win a championship

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Everyone has an opinion on what Carmelo Anthony should do this summer. Carmelo and his wife both say they want to stay in New York. But the allure of playing in Chicago with Derrick Rose and in Los Angeles with Kobe Bryant is there. The name of the game in the NBA is winning championships. […]

Rajon Rondo plays dead, Brandon Bass revives him

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Joe Namath spent $3,000 on his coyote coat, PETA calls coat an embarrassment

Former Jets quarterback Namath points to his championship ring before the Seahawks play the Broncos in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game in East Rutherford

Joe Namath got the Super Bowl off to a rousing start by walking out to midfield for the coin toss wearing a coyote fur coat. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Namath Googled “New York furs” and found Marc Kaufman whose shop he visited on the Wednesday before the Super Bowl.

Andrew Bynum talked the Pacers into signing him during three-hour dinner

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The Pacers have been pretty clear that signing Andrew Bynum wasn’t in an attempt to make sure he didn’t sign with the Heat. But in fact, it was done to strengthen their team. That message was driven home even further in story GM Kevin Pritchard to ESPN’s Colin Cowherd detailing the details surrounding Bynum’s agreement […]

Recruit says Mack Brown encouraged Texas recruits to look around after he resigned

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Texas fans know it took a lot for Mack Brown to finally give up the reins at Texas. Though he didn’t go kicking and screaming, it was pretty close to it. And though Brown seemingly left relatively quietly, we now get word that he was chirping in the ears of one particular group: University of […]

Here’s Seahawks GM John Schneider shirtless, wearing a WWE championship belt

Earl Thomas deleted it, but this is the Seahawks GM shirtless, wearing a WWE belt pic.twitter.com/zwnCiuc4bG — Brian Floyd (@BrianMFloyd) February 3, 2014 Nothing more is needed here.

The Knicks tried to swoop in and sign Andrew Bynum at the last minute

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Over the weekend, Andrew Bynum agreed to a $1 million contract for the remainder of the season. And we had heard teams like the Pacers and Heat had interest in the big man the moment he was cut by Chicago after being part of the trade that sent Luol Deng to Cleveland, the NY Post […]

Shaun Phillips received a text message from his son that made the Super Bowl loss easier to cope with

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Denver Broncos defensive lineman Shaun Phillips for some reason felt the need to apologize to his son and everyone for that matter for losing the Super Bowl. I’m quite sure that he heard some negative responses to his apology because that’s just what people do these days. But the most important response came from his […]

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