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NCAA Elite Eight: First Four teams are in!

NCAA Elite Eight: First Four teams are in!

Notre Dame, Kentucky, Arizona, and Wisconsin are the first four schools to book their seats to the 2015 NCAA Elite Eight. All four teams that are moving on were matched…

Steve Nash Announces Retirement

Steve Nash Announces Retirement

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash (190 cm, Santa Clara’05) has announced his retirment from basketball. The 41-year-old Nash will be remembered as one of top Canadians to ever…

Al Harrington retires from Basketball

Al Harrington retires from Basketball

Former NBA forward Al Harrington (206 cm) has officially announced his retirement from basketball after 16 years in the league. He is now a member of the staff of the…

Divac, new Kings’ VP of Basketball Ops

Divac, new Kings’ VP of Basketball Ops

The Sacramento Kings have named former center Vlade Divac as their new Vice President of Basketball Operations. The Serbian legend spent six of 16 NBA seasons with Sacramento. During his…

Anthony Mason dies, former New York Knick

Anthony Mason dies, former New York Knick

Former NBA stalwart Anthony Mason has sadly passed away, he was just 48 years old. Best known for his time with the New York Knicks, the forward enjoyed a 13-year…

Derrick Rose hurt again, done for season

Derrick Rose hurt again, done for season

Tough news for Chicago Bulls fans. An MRI has revealed that Derrick Rose has a torn mensicus in his right knee and he will undergo season-ending surgery. This is another…

NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

There were many active teams during the NBA trade deadline this 2015. It came as no surprise that most heavily traded commodity was guards. The Phoenix Suns were major players…

Jerome Kersey passes away at 52

Jerome Kersey passes away at 52

The NBA and the world has lost a great man and a great player in Jerome Kersey (201 cm, Longwood’84), who passed away at the age of 52. Kersey was…

Westbrook named MVP as West All-Stars win 163-158

Westbrook named MVP as West All-Stars win 163-158

The 2015 NBA All-Star weekend culminated in yet another record-setting All-Star game. The West All-Stars defeated the East 163-158. They were led by Oklahoma City Thunder’s Russell Westbrook and his…

Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff

Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff

An MRI exam has revealed that Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has a torn rotator cuff. Team doctors are set to examine Bryant and they will determine if he…

“USA vs. The World” in NBA Rising Stars Challenge

“USA vs. The World” in NBA Rising Stars Challenge

The NBA All-Star Weekend is not too far away and already some of the events and their participants have been announced. One of the changes made this 2015 will be…

Knicks fans want coach Derek Fisher fired

Knicks fans want coach Derek Fisher fired

Knicks fans turned their frustration toward first-year coach Derek Fisher by chanting “Fire Fisher!” during the closing seconds of New York’s 95-82 loss to Milwaukee at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. Courtside microphones picked…

Europeans more skilled than Americans, says Kobe Bryant

Europeans more skilled than Americans, says Kobe Bryant

Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant admits that European basketball players are more skilled than today’s American players. There are currently 101 international players in the NBA. France has the most Europeans…

David Blatt in trouble?

David Blatt in trouble?

Is David Blatt, head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, in trouble? The rumors are starting to fly around after the Cavaliers’ blowout, 23-point home loss to Detroit (and that is not…

Miroslav Raduljica back to the NBA

Miroslav Raduljica back to the NBA

Serbian center Miroslav Raduljica (213 cm) is finalizing a guaranteed contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves for the remainder of the season. Raduljica had just left his team Shandong Flaming Bulls of…

Stephon Marbury in love with China

Stephon Marbury in love with China

After a roller-coaster NBA career, Stephon Marbury has found peace in basketball-crazed China. The two-time all-star is thriving on the court with the Beijing Ducks while becoming one with his…

Josh Smith Waived by Pistons in Surprise Move

Josh Smith Waived by Pistons in Surprise Move

In a move that pretty much took the NBA by surprise, the Detroit Pistons have decided to refocus their priorities and waived Josh Smith (206 cm). This is an unprecedented…

Vitor Faverani leaves Boston Celtics

Vitor Faverani leaves Boston Celtics

Vitor Faverani (211 cm) has left the Boston Celtics after being cut by the NBA franchise after injury cut short his stay. The Brazilian player signed a new $2 million…

Jabari Parker Out for Season with Torn ACL

Jabari Parker Out for Season with Torn ACL

An MRI result has revealed that Milwaukee Bucks’ rookie forward Jabari Parker (203 cm, Duke’14) has suffered a torn ACL in his left knee. The 19-year-old will require surgery to…

Kobe passes Jordan on NBA Scoring List

Kobe passes Jordan on NBA Scoring List

During the Los Angeles Lakers 100-94 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kobe Bryant set another milestone by passing Michael Jordan on the NBA all-time scoring list. The 36-year-old Bryant sank…

Furkan Aldemir links with 76ers

Furkan Aldemir links with 76ers

Furkan Aldemir (207 cm) is heading to the National Basketball Association (NBA) after being picked up by the Philadelphia 76ers, although it is unclear whether he will be farmed out…

Ettore Messina guides Spurs to win

Ettore Messina guides Spurs to win

The sight of Ettore Messina marauding the line for the San Antonio Spurs was big news and an historic first, but it was business as usual for the metronome like…

Ater Majok back to the Lakers

Ater Majok back to the Lakers

Ater Majok (208 cm, Connecticut’10) is heading back to the NBA and the Los Angeles Lakers, three years after he was first drafted by the franchise. Since then the center…

NBA jersey sponsors? D-League suggests yes

NBA jersey sponsors? D-League suggests yes

While shirt sponsors in soccer and other sports are commonplace, NBA jerseys have been left alone, for the most part blank spaces that reveal only team colour, logo, player name…

Ricky Rubio agrees to $ 56 Million

Ricky Rubio agrees to $ 56 Million

With three hours to go before the midnight deadline Friday, Ricky Rubio and the Minnesota Timberwolves agreed to terms on a $ 56 Million contract extension, the team announced. Rubio has secured a four-year extension…

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