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Wildest rumors in NBA history

Wildest rumors in NBA history

When you’re famous, you have to be prepared to be the subject of some wild and crazy gossip. Here are some crazy rumors surrounding NBA stars past and present. Glen Rice and Sarah Palin’s one night stand Among other juicy stories, the 2011 book  The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin by Joe McGuiness alleges that(…)

Craziest rituals in the NBA

Craziest rituals in the NBA

When you have to be as competitive as NBA players are, it’s not hard to get superstitious. A great deal of ballers have pre-game and even mid-game rituals. Here are some of the weiredst ones… Jason Terry – Sleeping in other team’s shorts Jason Terry reportedly uses his many connections around the league to get(…)

Top 5 reasons to love Mark Cuban

Top 5 reasons to love Mark Cuban

Among NBA owners, Mark Cuban has always stood out as the black sheep with his brutal honesty mixed with eccentricity. Here are some things he’s said and done that we love him for. Tearing down Skip Bayless on Twitter and First Take Skip Bayless doesn’t have a lot of fans in the NBA or the(…)

Gallery – NBA Stars and their dogs

Gallery – NBA Stars and their dogs

A lot of NBA stars are also animal lovers. Even though living with the NBA schedule makes owning a pet pretty difficult, it’s still worth it for some Paul George and Ace Paul George getting some rest with his dog Ace Chris Mullin and Kuma Chris Mullin giving Kuma a bath Quincy Poindexter and Buckets(…)

Crazy Michael Jordan facts and stories you may not have heard

Crazy Michael Jordan facts and stories you may not have heard

Messing up Muggsy Bogues’ career In a crucial game of the 1995 Bulls-Hornets playoff series, on the biggest possession of the game, Muggsy had the ball with the Hornets down 1. Jordan backed off of him and told him: “shoot it you f—ing midget.” Mugsy shot it, didn’t come close. A year later Mugsy actually(…)

5 strange NBA off-court facts you probably didn’t know

5 strange NBA off-court facts you probably didn’t know

Caron Butler beat a serious Mountain Dew addiction I lost 11 pounds this summer by giving up Mountain Dew. That’s right Mountain Dew. A lot of people don’t know I’m a Mountain Dew addict so I guess this is my confession. To try and give this up was crazy for me! I was going through(…)

Gallery – NBA Stars Intoxicated

Gallery – NBA Stars Intoxicated

Jason Kidd Tyler Hansbrough Craig Sager Michael Jordan Allen Iverson Charles Barkley Chris Bosh Dirk Nowitzki Mark Cuban

10 Worst Decisions in NBA history

10 Worst Decisions in NBA history

James Dolan’s Reign of Terror In 1994, Viacom sold MSG Properties to Cablevision and ITT Corporation. This put one of the most hated owners in NBA history, James Dolan, at the helm of the New York Knicks. After all his dumb decisions, he gave the Knicks fans some hope by bringing in Phil Jackson as(…)

Allen Iverson’s hood-rich $150 million lifestyle in photos

Allen Iverson’s hood-rich $150 million lifestyle in photos

[portfolio_slideshow id=21594] It’s a shame that Allen Iverson’s reputation as a standout basketball player has been replaced with the image of someone who can’t manage money, which is saying something since pro athletes going broke is becoming more and more common. Iverson stated in a December 2012 court case that his monthly income was $62500,(…)

NBA Names Hakeem Olajuwon its Ambassador to Africa

The NBA has named Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon its Ambassador to Africa. Olajuwon, a native of Nigeria, will become an important figure and work with the NBA in the league’s initiative to develop basketball on the continent.

Nike EYBL Session 2 – Dallas (PHOTOS)

Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League took over the Lone Star State for its second of four “regular season” sessions a couple of weeks ago. After its season-opening weekend in Sacramento (CA) in late April, the circuit moved to Dallas two weeks later, where among the top prospects on display were Jayson Tatum, King McClure, Isaiah(…)