With the news that Besiktas is retiring Deron Williams jersey, the speculation I began earlier about him staying in Turkey doesn't appear as though it is going to come to fruition. The proposition cost me $5.00, as I bet my brother with 10/1 odds that Williams would remain in Turkey. Williams averaged less per game than he did in the NBA.
Ex-NBA superstar Shaquille O'Neal has always lived in the spot light with no only his basketball skills but also his witty commentary and off the wall statements. Well, he didn't fail on this one either. On a nightly news program, Shaq called Kobe Bryant the greatest Los Angeles Laker of all-time. He elaborated and said Kobe will go on to win a
The NBA lockout replacement of the Homecoming Tour LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul were going to throw in December is officially cancelled. This sounds like bad news but in all honesty, I think all basketball fans will enjoy the other option much more, the 2011-12 NBA season. The tournament is no longer a replacement
Today I woke up to two of the best text messages I have ever heard as Lil Wayne and Rick Ross yelled Ugh through my living my room as "John" sounded through my phone. "The lockout is over"...thanks Brett Robers and my friend Money Mike. I immediately turned on the computer and found out the information for myself, the lockout is indeed
It's getting harder to find a diamond in the rough that is the NBA lockout, but via Inside-Out Game comes a picture that should brighten your day. Stern as Lucy, Hunter as Charlie Brown. The facial expressions tell the whole story.
Throughout the NBA lockout ordeal there has been a group of NBA superstars who have continued to play in front of large crowds outside of NBA venues. The four amigos of LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul are going to host a tour taking place in the star's hometowns or in Paul's case, where he has played basketball during his
Last night, I went to Dwight Howard's charity basketball game. It was held to benefit the D12 Foundation and he hosted a crew of former Magic players to play current Magic players. Not all of the former players were retired legends. Marcin Gortat showed up, as did Matt Barnes, Keith Bogans, Trevor Ariza, and Courtney Lee. Grant Hill
Brandon LaChance and I are continuing our top 200 lists and will eventually be releasing the series of podcasts that accompany them, but for the time being, here are the next players in the list. 139 Rod Strickland Strickland is a guy who could've gone a lot higher on this list based on talent alone. He never seemed to quite land in
Brett Roberts and I have been working on other projects, which has pushed our lists of the top 200 players to ever play in the NBA to the side for a short time. But, we're back with the next installment of 139-120. This segment of my list includes a couple current players, guards, big men, players from back in the day and the superstars we