New Orleans Pelicans’ new arena sponsor Smoothie King has products that tested positive for PEDs

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Looks like professional athletes  players are not the only ones getting tested for banned substances these days. The well known smoothie restaurant Smoothie King also had its products tested for banned substances.

Report: James Dolan and Carmelo Anthony met recently to discuss Mike Woodson’s future

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While whether or not Carmelo Anthony will re-sign with the Knicks is story #1 in New York, the fate of head coach Mike Woodson is slowly becoming story #1a. The Knicks are 19-30 and Mike Woodson and called the Knicks’ season “kind of a disaster.” Predictably Knicks owner James Dolan is said to be “troubled” […]

In honor of James Johnson, the Memphis Grizzlies are giving away neck tattoos

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Small forward James Johnson has been a pleasant surprise for the Memphis Grizzlies this season. His play on the court has turned him into a fan favorite.So to celebrate Johnson being a pleasant surprise, the Grizzlies have decided to give to give away neck tattoos to honor Johnson.

This year’s dunk contest will consist of the participants competing as a team

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The NBA announced the six participants for the 2014 Sprite Slam Dunk contest. But unlike prior years, the participants will not be participating as an individual. Instead, they will be competing as a team. On the Eastern Conference team, the participants are Paul George – who apparently doesn’t think this new format is a joke, […]

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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This concludes our coverage of Wednesday night’s game between Boston and Philadelphia. [@MrTrpleDouble10]

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 […]

Luol Deng is upset after report of him being unhappy In Cleveland surfaces

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Cleveland Cavaliers forward Luol Deng is really upset with the New York Daily News report that puts him in a bad light. In the report, Deng says that the locker room situation in Cleveland is a “mess”. Deng doesn’t want his teammates to think he is talking about them behind their backs so his says […]

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