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, which is(…)
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’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(…)
Stephen Curry triple-doubled for the fourth time this season in Friday’s easy win against the defenseless Lakers, scoring 30 points with 10 rebounds, 12 assists. The highlight of the night came at 1:52 in the video above, when Curry delivers a lefty, behind-the-back dish to Steve Blake for a corner three. Golden State sealed a(…)
The New York Knicks have reportedly expressed interest in signing forward Lamar Odom for the remainder of the 2013-14 regular season. According to the ESPN.com report, signing the 34-year-old forward, who was recently released by Spanish club Laboral Kutxa after just two games, would allow the Knicks to use the summer to get him(…)
The reigning Western Conference Rookie of the Month hit a game-winning shot to beat the Rockets 112-110 on Friday, finishing with yet another 20-board double-double. SLAMonline
Well, this is familiar. Very familiar. Gerald Green did what he does against the Spurs on Friday, soaring at the rim for another gravity-defying double-pump jam. SLAMonline