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Valanciunas charged with drunk driving

Valanciunas charged with drunk driving

Toronto Raptors’ center Jonas Valanciunas (211 cm) has been charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol (DUI). The second-year player from Lithuania is charged with having greater than 80…

Andrew Wiggins is officially NBA bound

Andrew Wiggins is officially NBA bound

Andrew Wiggins (203 cm) has officially declared his intent to join the 2014 NBA Draft. The athletic 19-year-old from Canada is expected to be one of the top picks in…

Ben Wallace sentenced to one year in jail

Ben Wallace sentenced to one year in jail

Ben Wallace (206 cm, Virginia Union’96) was sentenced to one year in prison after the former NBA star pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a car crash in February.…

Allen Iverson’s jersey retired by Sixers

Allen Iverson’s jersey retired by Sixers

The Philadelphia 76ers have retired Allen Iverson’s N0. 3 jersey during halftime in their game against the Washington Wizards on Saturday. His banner was raised between Maurice Cheeks’ No.10 and…

NBA Trade Deadline Round-up

NBA Trade Deadline Round-up

In the days and even hours leading up to the recently hit NBA trade deadline the Philadelphia 76ers figured to be the biggest mover and shaker as it fully commits…

NBA: East All-Stars win record-breaking game

NBA: East All-Stars win record-breaking game

The 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend culminated in what was an epic, record-breaking game between the East and West NBA All-Stars that was definitely on for the books. The East team…

Damian Lillard set to make NBA history

Damian Lillard set to make NBA history

Portland Trail Blazers’ sophomore point guard Damian Lillard (193 cm, Weber State’12) will be able to achieve a historic feat during the upcoming NBA All-Star Weekend. The event will be…

Robert Sacre stays in game despite sixth foul

Robert Sacre stays in game despite sixth foul

In the Los Angeles Lakers’ game versus the Cleveland Cavaliers last night the Laker roster was so depleted due to injuries and players fouling out that when Robert Sacre (213…

Tracy McGrady shifts to baseball

Tracy McGrady shifts to baseball

Former two-time NBA scoring champion and seven-time All-Star Tracy McGrady could be making a return to professional sports, but he won’t be playing basketball. McGrady has reportedly been working out…

David Stern steps down as NBA commissioner

David Stern steps down as NBA commissioner

David Stern is stepping down as Commissioner of the NBA tonight, exactly 30 years to the date since he took the role in 1984. To put that into perspective, it…

Bogdan Bogdanovic watched by NBA

Bogdan Bogdanovic watched by NBA

For those watching the Euroleague this season it would not have escaped attention that Bogdan Bogdanovic is causing quite a stir for Partizan NIS Belgrade. The 21-year old is proving…

Kobe Bryant to sit out 2016 Olympics

Kobe Bryant to sit out 2016 Olympics

Kobe Bryant has revealed he will not don the United States jersey at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, effectively ending his illustrious international career. While Kobe´s urge…

Mark Cuban fined $100K before Stern exits

Mark Cuban fined $100K before Stern exits

Billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has been fined $100,000 by the NBA for “confronting officials on the court and directing inappropriate language toward them during his team’s 129-127…

Dennis Rodman checks into rehab facility

Dennis Rodman checks into rehab facility

According to his agent, former NBA forward Dennis Rodman has checked into rehab facility to address his long-time struggle with alcoholism. Rodman recently returned from North Korea, where he and…

Update: Billy Hunter vs. NBPA continues

Update: Billy Hunter vs. NBPA continues

A judge from a Los Angeles Superior Court has ruled that the case of former executive director of the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) Billy Hunter versus his former employer,…

NBA to settle with Silna brothers over TV revenue

NBA to settle with Silna brothers over TV revenue

The NBA will reportedly enter into a settlement agreement with Ozzie and Daniel Silna, former owners of the ABA’s Spirit of St. Louis basketball team. The brothers have made over…

Andrew Bynum and picks traded for Luol Deng

Andrew Bynum and picks traded for Luol Deng

The Cleveland Cavaliers have found a taker for their oft-injured big man, Andrew Bynum (213 cm). The Cavs are sending his contract and several draft picks to the Chicago Bulls…

LeBron James named AP Athlete of the Year

LeBron James named AP Athlete of the Year

LeBron James has won just about every team and personal award in Basketball and now it seems the Miami Heat star is sweeping up away from the sport. The forward…

NBA sleeved jerseys: the reaction

NBA sleeved jerseys: the reaction

The NBA put a bit of controversy into its traditional line up of Christmas games by introducing sleeved jerseys for the teams playing on the day. It turns out the…

Kobe Bryant nearing the end?

Kobe Bryant nearing the end?

The news that Kobe Bryant will miss the next six weeks with a broken kneecap has left the LA Lakers without the inspirational force for 21 games, but apart from…

Rudy Gay traded to the Sacramento Kings

Rudy Gay traded to the Sacramento Kings

The Sacramento Kings have acquired high-scoring forward Rudy Gay (203 cm,  Connecticut’06) from the Toronto Raptors in a trade involving seven players. Aside from Gay, the Kings will be receiving…

Kobe Bryant extends two seasons with LA

Kobe Bryant extends two seasons with LA

The Los Angeles Lakers have secured the services of perennial All-Star and future Hall-of-Famer Kobe Bryant (198 cm) for the next two seasons. It has been announced that Bryant and…

Lester Hudson returns to China

Lester Hudson returns to China

Lester Hudson (190 cm, Tennessee Martin´09) has been signed by Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the Chinese CBA. The former NBA shooting guard has been a free agent since leaving the…

NBA Tips Off: Rose returns, Lakers upset Clips

NBA Tips Off: Rose returns, Lakers upset Clips

The NBA 2013-14 season is officially underway! The league kicked things off with three games, an Eastern Conference rivalry, a Los Angeles rivalry and a finally a clash between two…

Fabricio Melo heads out of Dallas

Fabricio Melo heads out of Dallas

Fabricio Melo (212 cm, Syracuse’12) has been released by the Dallas Mavericks of the NBA and is once again looking for a team. The center was also released by the…

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