Zach Oliver – With the deadline for players to be bought out and be playoff eligible quickly approaching, we begin to see some of the big names that were bought out choose which team to latch on to for the balance of the season. While some names are bigger than others, and some players ill have much more profound impacts than others, there are still winners and losers from all […]
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If there is one thing that DeQuan Jones is known for, it’s dunking. In his four years at the University of Miami, he had his fair share of rim-rattling dunks, most of which can be seen on YouTube. But the most memorable one of his [...]
On Thursday, Victor Oladipo took some time out of his busy schedule to meet some Orlando Magic season-ticket holders and he shared a little secret with them: he didn’t want to be drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers. The only problem is, whoever is in charge of the Orlando Magic’s twitter account made Oladipo’s [...]
Between 1962 and 2005, a total of 43 NBA players were drafted straight out of high school. However, many of those draftees failed to live up to the lofty, and often unfair, expectations, leaving only a select few to have long and [...]
Since entering the league in 1996, Kobe Bryant has matched up against some of the most gifted scorers the NBA has ever seen, such as Michael Jordan, Allen Iverson and Kevin Durant. But when Jimmy Kimmel asked him who the toughest guy he has ever played against was, at his “Kobe […]
The rookie photo shoot must be kinda tedious. Think about it: They have to hang around all day just to get a some photos taken with their new NBA jerseys on. I’m sure it’s something they’ll never forget, but I’m also guessing […]
The safe bet before the start of the off-season was on Dwight Howard signing a five-year, max extension with the L.A. Lakers. But, for a variety of reasons, he went for less guaranteed cash and decided to head further East to help out James Harden in Houston. But there is something ironic [...]