2014-15 NBA Weekly Recap: Westbrook, Finals Preview and More

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This week: Russell Westbrook is incandescent, the Washington Wizards and Toronto Raptors are utterly futile, and our first blockbuster matchup of the season. Let’s take a look back at the week that was in the NBA. Russell Westbrook just completed a fantastic month of basketball, and his performance in the last week was absolutely off […]

NBA Suspends James Harden 1 Game for Kicking LeBron in the Nuts

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James Harden has been suspended one game for kicking LeBron James in the groin area on Sunday. NBA suspends James Harden one game for kicking LeBron James Sunday. He’ll miss game at Atlanta on Tuesday. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) March 2, 2015 The play happened with 2:08 left in the third quarter of what had […]

NBA Players and Coaches React to Anthony Mason’s Death

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The NBA lost one of their all-time tough guys with the passing of Knicks great — Anthony Mason. Mason was legendary for his hard work, brute strength and point-forward mentality. The NBA and all of Mason’s former coaches and teammates mourned his loss on social media. It’s a sad day to hear the passing of […]

NBA to Monitor Referees’ Calls in Final Two Minutes of Games

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I like this approach from the NBA, and it will definitely cut down on bogus calls during the big time playoff games. According to ESPN.com, the NBA will begin revealing whether it determined referees’ crunch-time calls to be right or wrong. Starting Monday and continuing throughout the playoffs, the league will release play-by-play reports of […]

2014-15 NBA Weekly Recap: Trade Deadline, Injuries and More

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A flurry of action at the trade deadline and injured stars all over the league, let’s take a look back at a busy week in the NBA. *** Thursday brought the 2014-15 trade deadline and a flurry of last second deals. In all, more than a dozen deals sent 41 players to new teams. That […]

Kobe Bryant: ‘2011 Lockout, CP3 Trade Veto Was NBA Restricting Lakers’

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During a wide-ranging interview, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant hinted at the theory that the NBA’s 2011 lockout and the veto a Chris Paul trade was the NBA restricting the Lakers’ championship capabilities. “Well, okay: Look at the [2011] lockout. That lockout was made to restrict the Lakers. It was. I don’t care what […]

NBA Weekly Recap: All-Star Weekend, Gregg Popovich and More

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Gregg Popovich gets to 1,000 wins and All-Stars put on a complete show. Let’s take a look back at the week in the NBA. — Gregg Popovich became the ninth coach in NBA history to reach the 1,000 win plateau when Marco Belinelli hit a game-winning jumper against the Pacers in Indianapolis on Monday. Belinelli let […]

Kevin Durant: “Players Should Vote on NBA Awards, Not Media”

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The NBA’s reigning MVP believes players, not the media, should vote on the league’s awards. Durant, in New York City before his sixth straight All-Star Game, joined a number of his fellow NBA players in suggesting that it should be their voices that are heard when it comes to awards voting. The current system has a panel […]

NBA Players Reject Salary Cap Smoothing for 2016, Raising Cap $27M

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Per Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, the NBA salary cap is expected to increase to above $90 million, skyrocketing to a $27 million jump from the 2014-15 salary cap. Roberts announces the players union rejects the smoothing proposal. That means cap will skyrocket in 2016. — Tim Bontemps (@TimBontemps) February 13, 2015 With […]

NBA Players to Compete in Fashion Show Produced by LeBron James

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The NBA will put on its first ever fashion event produced by the king himself, LeBron James. All-Stars James Harden, Klay Thompson and DeMarcus Cousins are among a group of players to compete in the NBA’s first fashion show. The brilliant one-hour “NBA All-Star All-Style” will be taped Friday night inside New York’s Hammerstein Theater […]

Knicks Owner James Dolan Won’t Be Punished for Calling Fan Alcoholic

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NBA commissioner Adam Silver told the New York Post Monday there will be no fine or penalty coming to New York Knicks Jim Dolan for his angry email to longtime fan Irving Bierman. Silver even made an excuse for Dolan calling the angry fan an Alcoholic. “Jim is a consummate New Yorker. Jim got an unkind […]

2014-15 NBA Week 14 Recap: Anthony Davis, Griffin Injury and More

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Big games, big performances and a particularly big injury defined this week in the NBA. Let’s take a look back. *** On Friday night, Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans traveled to Oklahoma City to take on the middling Thunder. The Thunder have struggled to find their rhythm amidst injuries to Kevin Durant and […]

NY Strip Club Offering Free Lap Dances to NBA Players on All-Star Weekend

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If you are an NBA player or good at catfishing as one, then this offer is for you. Scores Gentleman’s club is offering free lap dances to all NBA players for the entire All-Star weekend. It’s only a players deal, according to reports. No coaches, general managers or owners are welcome. I assume someone will be at […]