In May of 2011, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar shared that he felt “slighted” and he was “unhappy” that he didn’t have a statue outside Staples Center. Magic Johnson, Jerry West, Chick Hearn, Wayne Gretzky and Oscar De La Hoya each have a statue outside of Staples Center so Abdul-Jabbar felt compelled to whine about not having one […]
As we make our way through Orlando Sentinel’s Brian Schmitz’s thought process on this, let’s keep a few things in mind. First, he’s a writer in a city that just watched their franchise center drag them through the mud before heading off to Los Angeles. And second, he’s a writer in a city that watched […]
Here’s a story you knew was coming the moment Nike announced the release of the new LeBron X sneakers. According to Click2Houston.com, three men cut a hole in the roof of Greenspoint Mall in Houston and attempted to steal pairs of the new shoes from a Foot Action store. Two of the suspects have been […]
NBA.com got a few NBA rookies together recently for a little photo shoot. And while some of his fellow rookies were already seated in folding chairs, Boston rookie big man Fab Melo had yet to take his seat. When Melo finally decides to do so, his folding chair had other ideas.
While Jason Terry is hoping that the Mavericks retire his jersey, Mark Cuban made an appearance on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM’s “Ben & Skin Show” and revealed that Jason Kidd won’t see his jersey retired by the Mavs. Mainly because Cuban is still upset that Kidd spurned to Mavs at the last minute and signed […]
The Stan Van Gundy radio tour rolled on with an appearance on AM-740’s “The Game” in Orlando. But this appearance unlike those other appearances. Instead of ripping the Magic, Van Gundy decided to look in his crystal ball for the future of Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose. No, he didn’t give a prediction on when […]
Before deciding to sign with the Boston Celtics, Jason Terry spent eight years with the Dallas Mavericks. In those eight years, Terry won a NBA championship and was consistently one of the best sixth men in the league. Those credentials are nothing to scoff at. There are plenty of players in the league that would […]
Usually any picture of a shirtless athlete instantly goes into the Questionable Poses category. But this photo of Oklahoma City’s James Harden isn’t questionable at all. In fact, it makes you question why you’re not more like James Harden. Because you should be. We all should be. We’ll, except when we’re playing defense. [TBJ]
Until last week, former Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy hadn’t public given his opinion on anything regarding his previous employer. But he has now started to make the rounds on sports radio in Florida and it seems that Van Gundy has decided that he’s not holding anything back. Last week in appearance on 790 […]
Yes, this was against non-NBAers. And yes, Kobe was the best player on the court. But don’t let those facts dissuade you from watch a 33 year-old Kobe Bryant score 68 points in a matter of 15 minutes. And yes, that is indeed a photo of Kobe playing a guitar. You’re welcome.