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Steve Nash to Miss 2014/15 NBA Season

Steve Nash to Miss 2014/15 NBA Season

The Los Angeles Lakers will be without point guard Steve Nash for the entirety of the 2014/15 season due to a back injury. The former two-time MVP was about to…

Maccabi Haifa falls to Toronto Raptors, 85-92

Maccabi Haifa falls to Toronto Raptors, 85-92

Israeli club Maccabi Haifa met the Toronto Raptors in NBA preseason action and fell, 85-92 to the Canadian franchise. Despite another loss to another NBA team, Maccabi Haifa has gained…

Maccabi Haifa thrashed by Sacramento Kings

Maccabi Haifa thrashed by Sacramento Kings

Maccabi Haifa suffered its second heavy loss of the weekend to an NBA franchise after succumbing to the Sacramento Kings. The Israeli team travelled to the Kings’ Sleep Train Arena…

Memphis Grizzlies see off Flamengo

Memphis Grizzlies see off Flamengo

Flamengo’s NBA tour saw the team collect another defeat as the Brazilian champions slipped to a thumping loss against the Memphis Grizzlies. The franchise welcomed Flamengo to the FedEx Forum…

Portland Trailblazers beat Haifa 121-74

Portland Trailblazers beat Haifa 121-74

The Portland Trailblazers continued their preparation for the NBA season by sweeping aside Israeli visitors Maccabi Haifa 121-74 at the Moda Center. It was a convincing win for the franchise…

Washington Wizards beats Maccabi Haifa, 101-95

Washington Wizards beats Maccabi Haifa, 101-95

Israeli club Maccabi Haifa showed their grit as they hung tough against the Washington Wizards in a close 95-101 NBA preseason loss. Maccabi Haifa managed to offset Washington’s strong frontcourt…

Orlando Magic Get Easy Win Over Flamengo

Orlando Magic Get Easy Win Over Flamengo

The Orlando Magic took an easy preseason win at home against the visiting Clube de Regatas do Flamengo (Brazil-NBB), 106-88. Orlando’s weapon of choice for this encounter was Montenegrin star…

Fantasy Basketball Feature: Dunkest.com

Fantasy Basketball Feature: Dunkest.com

With the 2014-15 NBA regular season opening tipoff just around the corner, many fans are getting ready to both watch the games and play fantasy basketball. There are many websites…

Gallinari set for 2014/15 NBA Return

Gallinari set for 2014/15 NBA Return

Danilo Gallinari (208 cm) finally took to the hardwood during the Denver Nuggets’ preseason game against the Phoenix Suns after missing a year and a half of action after he…

Kevin Durant suffers foot fracture

Kevin Durant suffers foot fracture

The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Sunday that Kevin Durant has suffered what is called a “Jones fracture” in his right foot. The injury usually requires surgery and the reigning MVP forward could miss 6-8…

San Antonio Spurs beat Fenerbahce

San Antonio Spurs beat Fenerbahce

San Antonio Spurs needed Tim Duncan and Tony Parker to step up yesterday against Turkish Fenerbahce Ulker to avoid another loss during the European Tour. Tim Duncan had 23 points…

Flamengo falls to the Phoenix Suns

Flamengo falls to the Phoenix Suns

Brazilian champions Flamengo fell to the Phoenix Suns 100-88 as they got their three game NBA tour underway where they will also play the Orlando Magic and Memphis Grizzlies. It…

NBA back to 5 on 5 Draft combine

NBA back to 5 on 5 Draft combine

After considering a proposal from its competition committee, the NBA will bring back 5-on-5 competition for next year’s draft combine. General managers and scouts have been complaining for years that…

Tony Parker is FIBA Europe P.O.Y. 2013

Tony Parker is FIBA Europe P.O.Y. 2013

Frenchman Tony Parker is the 2013 FIBA Europe Player of the Year. The 32-year-old San Antonio Spurs point guard will receive the trophy when his team faces ALBA Berlin during…

Brooklyn Nets beat Maccabi T-A, 111-94

Brooklyn Nets beat Maccabi T-A, 111-94

The Brooklyn Nets came away with their first win in the NBA preseason with a 111-94 rout over the 2014 Turkish Airlines Euroleague champions, Maccabi Electra Tel-Aviv (Israel-Winner League). This…

Cavaliers crush Maccabi T-A in Preseason Game

Cavaliers crush Maccabi T-A in Preseason Game

The Cleveland Cavaliers did coach David Blatt proud with a 107-80 preseason win over his former team Maccabi Electra Tel-Aviv (Israel-Winner League). Blatt’s NBA debut was bittersweet. While it was…

Rajon Rondo out for two months

Rajon Rondo out for two months

The Boston Celtics have suffered a setback in their pre-season preparations with the news that Rajon Rondo underwent surgery on Friday for a broken left finger. The four time All-Star…

Trey Johnson gets deal from Kings

Trey Johnson gets deal from Kings

The Sacramento Kings have signed Trey Johnson (196 cm, Jackson State’07) to a one-season, non-guaranteed deal this 2014-15. Johnson is an American player who also holds a Qatari passport. He…

Zoran Dragic joins brother in Phoenix

Zoran Dragic joins brother in Phoenix

The Phoenix Suns now have two pairs of brothers on their roster after signing Zoran Dragic (196 cm) to a two-year deal. He is the brother of starting point guard…

Rex Chapman, former NBA guard, arrested

Rex Chapman, former NBA guard, arrested

Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested after stealing over $14,000 worth of goods from an Apple retail store in Scottsdale, Arizona. It was not because he desperately wanted…

Kings to retire Peja Stojakovic’s jersey

Kings to retire Peja Stojakovic’s jersey

The Sacramento Kings intend to retire Peja Stojakovic’s number 16 jersey. The ceremony is to take place on December 16, when the Kings host the Oklahoma City Thunder. Pedrag Stojakovic…

Chauncey Billups retires from the NBA

Chauncey Billups retires from the NBA

After playing 17 seasons in the top basketball league in the world, Chauncey Billups has decided that it was time to hang up his jersey and retire. The 37-year-old guard…

Bruce Levenson to sell Atlanta Hawks

Bruce Levenson to sell Atlanta Hawks

Bruce Levenson, the managing partner of the Atlanta Hawks, is reportedly going to sell his controlling interest in the NBA franchise. This comes in the wake of an internal investigation…

Greg Oden faces felony charges

Greg Oden faces felony charges

Former Miami Heat center Greg Oden (213 cm, Ohio State’07) is facing a felony charge resulting in serious bodily injury. He also is being charged with two misdemeanor charges. Oden…

Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

Just weeks away from the 2014 Basketball World Cup, reigning NBA M.V.P. Kevin Durant has officially withdrawn from Team USA. The loss of Durant is the biggest blow to the…

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