Scroll to Top

FootBasket

Sports News, Rumors and Analysis

Thon Maker is not your average 14-year-old basketball player. The young eighth grader has been drawing a lot of attention lately from scouts with his superb basketball skills. Adding to it, the kid is seven-feet tall and is of Australian and Sudanese descent. He started becoming popular during the John Lucas International Middle School combine, showing off his skills....

It seems like everyone here in Los Angeles is talking about the Clippers, the other pro basketball franchise in town – the team in the shadows of purple and gold. The eugenicists in town are the people in the Clippers front office for building around superstar Blake Griffin to form a contender in the west as stars align in Hollywood under the shiny lights at...

Phoenix Suns point guard Steve Nash is destined to become a New York Knick at the end of the 2011-2012 season. The shortened offseason and free agency period spurred by the lockout saw a boatload of players switching teams, even big names like Chris Paul and Lamar Odom are wearing new threads. But still, arguably the most coveted point guard by contending franchises...

Update: Detroit Pistons and Rodney Stuckey have agreed to a contract worth an estimated three years, $25 million, according to ESPN and the Associated Press Detroit Pistons point guard Rodney Stuckey is nowhere near worth the $10 million per season that he was after. According to a report from ESPN Rumor Central’s Tom Carpenter, the Pistons originally offered...

The veteran Boston Celtics will take on the struggling Toronto Raptors Sunday afternoon in both teams’ first preseason game of 2011-2012. The condensed offseason and training camp is sure to produce some interesting results that will attract fans of both squads. Where: Toronto, Ontario, Air Canada Centre When: Sunday, Dec. 18, 1:00 PM ET Watch: CSNN Listen: Boston:...

  Chris Paul has finally been traded to Los Angeles! To the Clippers! Is this a good move, or did the Clippers give away too much including Eric Gordon? —-JRSportBrief (Archive/Feed) JRSportBrief covers the latest sports news, game highlights, and athletes of professional sports. JR gives his opinions on all sports: Basketball, Baseball, Football, Hockey, Boxing,...

(Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)Rice and the Ravens had no trouble defeating the Colts 24-10. Ricerushed for over 100 yards and a touchdown in the win. Browns vs. Steelers: 14-3 SteelersBrowns Player of the Week: D’Qwell Jackson- 13 tackles, sack, recovered fumbleSteelers Player of the Week: Antonio Brown- 5 receptions, 151 receiving yards, touchdown Not...

Dwight Howard is catching a lot of flack for demanding a trade from the Orlando Magic! Is the criticism fair? —-JRSportBrief (Archive/Feed) JRSportBrief covers the latest sports news, game highlights, and athletes of professional sports. JR gives his opinions on all sports: Basketball, Baseball, Football, Hockey, Boxing, MMA and all the major leagues. Whether...

The New York Knicks have added Tyson Chandler and now have one of the best front courts in the NBA with Amare Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony! Is it enough for them to win an NBA title this season? —-JRSportBrief (Archive/Feed) JRSportBrief covers the latest sports news, game highlights, and athletes of professional sports. JR gives his opinions on all sports:...

The New York Giants got a much needed win on the road Sunday night, when they defeated the Dallas Cowboys after blocking a potential game-tying field goal. Dallas’ kicker, Dan Bailey, made his first field goal attempt, but Giants’ coach Tom Coughlin called a timeout to ice Bailey, who had a similar result last week vs. Arizona. The second time around, Bailey’s...