Omer Asik asks the Rockets to trade him, Rockets reportedly say no

In the aftermath of Dwight Howard’s decision to sign with the Houston Rockets, word began to spread that Rockets center Omer Asik had no interest in playing with or behind Howard and he wanted to be traded.

Ice Cube isn’t exactly happy that Dwight Howard decided to leave the Lakers

Noted Lakers fan Ice Cube was on stage Sunday night presumably performing all of his greatest hits. But at one point in the performance, Cube decided that he needed to tell the crowd his feeling on Dwight Howard and Howard’s decision to spurn the Lakers and sign with the Houston Rockets.

The Lakers are now deploying mobile billboards to convince Dwight Howard to stay

What you see above is yet another example of the desperation in Los Angeles to keep Dwight Howard. This photo was taken on the 405 by Twitter user @Ari_Bati showing a mobile billboard begging Dwight Howard to stay. Which I guess would work if Howard was actually driving on the 405 at that moment and […]

Danny Ainge wants you to believe that the Celtics aren’t trying to trade Rajon Rondo

If you believe the multiple reports, the Celtics have been trying to trade Rajon Rondo for quite some time. And though both Danny Ainge and former Celtics coach Doc Rivers deny that they were ever trying to trade Rajon Rondo, anyone paying attention knows that they were indeed shopping Rondo. Since then, a lot has […]

Report: Time Warner has had preliminary talks with Dwight Howard about giving him a television show if he stays with the Lakers

If it hadn’t become apparent to you yet, I’ll just go ahead and tell you that everyone associated with the Lakers in Los Angeles is in a state of desperation when it comes to Dwight Howard. Awful Announcing has documented all of the acts of desperation that the Lakers organization is taking to keep Howard, […]

Here’s the court that the New Orleans Pelicans will play on

That’s rather tame now isn’t it? Kudos to the Pelicans organization for keeping this design as simple as possible. This could’ve really turned out bad. []

Chris Paul to re-sign with the Clippers for 5 years, $107 million

According to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN Los Angeles, Chris Paul has verbally agreed to a contract extension with the Los Angele Clippers to the tune of 5 years, $107 million.

On Jason Collins and the unintended consequences from his revelation

On Monday morning, NBA veteran revealed to the world that he was gay. In a well written piece in Sports Illustrated, Collins told his story and announced that “he didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since he is, he’s happy to start the […]

Kobe Bryant and his mother are fighting over all his high school memorabilia

According to Kobe Bryant’s mother Pamela has been asking him for years about the jerseys and trophies that he left behind at her house. And each time, Bryant has indicated to his mother that he doesn’t want the items.

Reggie Miller joined the Warriors in the locker room after series ending win over the Nuggets, says sh*t on live TV

The Golden State Warriors eliminated the Denver Nuggets with a 92-88 win in Game 6 on Thursday night. Shortly after the game, something bizarre happened. Reggie Miller made his way to the Warriors locker room and gave the team a congratulatory speech complete with hugs for former teammate Warriors head coach Mark Jackson. Obviously, that’s […]