David Stern and NBA announced today that on February 1, 2014, Stern will retire as commissioner of the NBA and be replaced by Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver. Stern brought his plan before NBA owners during two days of meetings earlier this week. After which, the board unanimously decided that Silver would be Stern’s replacement.
Most NBA fans were unmoved when news broke that Tracy McGrady had signed to play in China for the Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles in the Chinese Basketball Association. McGrady, now 33 years-old, is well past his prime and has become just an afterthought in the minds of NBA fans. But in China, well, that’s a different […]
The season opener in Brooklyn between the Nets and Knicks is apparently a big deal. So big of a deal that ticket prices have soared to an average of $800.87 on StubHub and other ticket websites. But that $800 price tag only gets you in the door. If you want the best seats, namely courtside […]
First of all, this is still the preseason so we’re not quite sure why referee Marat Kogut is calling technical fouls. Secondly, and most importantly, we’re not quite sure why Marat Kogut is calling technical fouls on a play where the only thing that happened was that LeBron James was fouled. Maybe it is because […]
Chris Bosh is the undisputed king of creating questionable moments that will live on forever. But as you can see, he has now turned his attention to becoming the undisputed king of questionable poses. We won’t even attempt to explain what Bosh is wearing here. All we know is that he probably shouldn’t be wearing […]
Over the years, Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has turned into a certifiable quote machine that also loses his mind every once and a while. And in keeping with certifiable quote machine ways, Carlisle when asked about the Mavericks’ turnover issues, Carlisle compares them to a sex manual.
The floater, when executed correctly, allows for the little guys in the NBA to avoid getting their shots blocked by the big guys in the league. And while the big guys sometimes are able to get a hand on a floater here and there, if the little guys shot floaters like Kyle Lowry does here, […]
Dwight Howard played his first NBA minutes during Sunday’s preseason game between the Lakers and the Kings. Howard had a decent Lakers debut scoring 19 points, pulling down 12 rebounds and blocking 4 shots. But as expected, all of his game isn’t completely there yet. Namely, the part of his rebounding game that all him […]
For Minnesota Timberwolves fans, what’s worse? Hearing that Kevin Love could be out up to 8 weeks after breaking his hand or hearing that Kevin Love broke his hand doing knuckle push-ups? Well, both of those things happened. And our vote is definitely for Love being injured doing knuckle push-ups.
First of all, why is Ronny Turiaf even in a game? Even if it’s only preseason. Second of all, why is Ronny Turiaf even shooting the ball? And third of all, why is Ronny Turiaf even jumping with Jeremy Evans? If anyone can answer those three questions, please let us know.