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Starting From Scratch

Starting From Scratch

By Chris Reichert – Every kid who plays competitive basketball has probably dreamed about being drafted in the NBA at some point or another. Obviously for some, this dream is much more attainable than it may be for others, however, even the superstars find that they are starting from phase one all over again once drafted. […]

A 10-Day Experiment With Royce White

A 10-Day Experiment With Royce White

Drew Corrigan – Last Thursday, the Sacramento Kings inked the Houston Rockets’ 16th overall selection from the 2012 NBA Draft to a 10-day contract. This person is better known as Royce White, an often misunderstood player with a serious case of aerophobia – a fear of flying. White also suffers from Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD for short), Obsessive Compulsive […]

Cuban says NCAA is a Hypocrisy, Believes D-League is a Better Option

Cuban says NCAA is a Hypocrisy, Believes D-League is a Better Option

Adam Johnson – Mark Cuban spoke with ESPN Dallas this weekend and let his feelings known about the one-and-done trend in NCAA hoops. Not only does Cuban believe the NCAA to be a joke, but says the D-Leagues is where players should go to hone their skills instead of ‘attending college’ for a single semester. […]

How P.J. Hairston’s Fall from College Stardom to the NBA D-League has Solidified His Draft Status

How P.J. Hairston’s Fall from College Stardom to the NBA D-League has Solidified His Draft Status

Andrew Ford – After P.J. Hairston’s removal from the North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team for getting in trouble with the NCAA off the court, many wondered loudly what that would mean for his NBA draft stock. Would he fall […]

New York Knicks Making D-League Move

New York Knicks Making D-League Move

The New York Knicks are in the headlines again, but for the right reasons this time. According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Knicks plan to start their own D-League franchise out of White Plains, NY, putting the team much closer to the team’s own location.

Throwback Clip of the Day: Travis Leslie throws down a clean and powerful windmill

Throwback Clip of the Day: Travis Leslie throws down a clean and powerful windmill

You know Travis Leslie can fly. I know Travis Leslie can fly. But watching him dunk will never, ever get old. So, in saying that, here he is throwing down a ridiculously clean, yet extremely powerful, windmill dunk from his Georgia Bulldog days. I, for one, will not complain if Leslie plans on [...]

Report: Josh Selby has signed with Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles

Report: Josh Selby has signed with Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles

According to one report, Josh Selby is heading to China this season to play for Tracy McGrady’s former team, Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles. RT @wangyifan314: @HOOPSWORLD Josh Selby, 2011 49th pick, has signed with Qingdao Eagle, according to their GM. so, no T-mac. — HOOPSWORLD [...]