Larry Drew says he was blindsided by the way he was fired

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Former Milwaukee Bucks head coach Larry Drew has been tight-lipped about how he was treated by his former team. Drew was fired on June 30 in favor of Jason Kidd in a very unprofessional way. It was so unprofessional that it rubbed many people the wrong way.

Shabazz Napier blames his early struggles on NBA ball

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Miami Heat rookie point guard Shabazz Napier has had a crazy summer. When he was drafted by the Heat, most people believe LeBron James wanted him because he loved Napier’s game. Then James left for Cleveland while Napier struggled during  NBA summer league.

Report: Klay Thompson is ‘pissed’ that the Warriors considered trading him

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Ric Bucher has a column up at Bleacher Report examining the aftermath of the Warriors sticking their toes in the “trade for Kevin Love” waters then deciding against jumping in. The column revolves around the notion that the Warriors were the aggressors in the talks with Minnesota all along until they ultimately decided that trading […]

Nene compares playing against Anthony Davis to fighting Dhalsim from Street Fighter

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Washington Wizards forward Nene plays against New Orleans Pelicans center Anthony Davis twice a year. So you would think that Nene would know how to play against Davis right? Well Davis and his US teammates faced Brazil’s National Team last Saturday and Nene watched Davis show why he is one of the premier young players […]

John Calipari says he would’ve stayed at Kentucky even if he knew LeBron James’ decision

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Back in June, Kentucky head coach John Calipari flirted with the notion of leaving Kentucky to become the head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. And if you believe reports, Calipari ultimately decided to turn down an offer that would have made him both head coach and team president and that would’ve paid him nearly $80 […]

Derrick Rose wants to work with Kanye West on his sneakers

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Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose is very excited about the new addition of rapper Kanye West to the Adidas brand. West left Nike and signed with Adidas back in December. West’s Air Yeezys releases are on par with Air Jordan releases. Rose recognizes the success that West’s shoes have had and hopes that the two […]

The Spurs are reportedly against the Oakland Raiders moving to San Antonio

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It’s well known that the current NBA champion San Antonio Spurs are a beloved by the San Antonio community. Not only have they delivered 5 NBA titles to the city, but the organization goes about its business in a way that allows the citizens of San Antonio to feel as if they’re part of the […]

Bill Self: Andrew Wiggins wants to be traded to the Timberwolves

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As an innocent bystander of the Kevin Love trade between Minnesota and Cleveland, #1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins didn’t really have a say about where he begins his NBA career. Wiggins has been in limbo for well over a month, which has given him plenty of time to come to grips that he will be […]

Greg Oden arrested on battery charges

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Free agent Greg Oden might have a hard time joining a NBA team now. Oden was arrested early this morning on battery charges. It was reported that Oden had a scheduled work out for the Los Angeles Clippers. Here are the details from Matt Adams of Fox 59.

Drew Gooden to play for Finland in World Cup

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A few days ago, the backcourt of the Washington Wizards were in the news as they were cut from Team USA. Now one of their teammates is making news as well. Forward Drew Gooden is half Finnish and has a citizenship in Finland. So Gooden is eligible to play for the Finland national basketball team […]