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College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Feb 27, 2013 / 2:45 pm

Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft: The 5 Best Fits For Sacramento

Nerlens Noel. (photo. UK Athletics/Chet White)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

Latest News, Overseas / Feb 26, 2013 / 10:00 am

Dennis Rodman Is Going To North Korea For Basketball Diplomacy

Dennis Rodman

The question “where are they now?” asked about former NBA stars could not be more apt for former rebounding king Dennis Rodman this week. That’s because Rodman is traveling to North Korea with the Harlem Globetrotters and a film crew — they landed in Beijing today — in an effort to coach in basketball camps and play some games, with the hope that dear leader Kim Jong Un will show up. Read More »

Overseas, Playground, Video / Feb 20, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Video: Jus Fly Wins Nike+ Basketball Dunk Showcase With An Insane Slam

Jus Fly Nike Dunk Showcase

Did anyone think the Nike+ Basketball Dunk Showcase (basically, a worldwide dunk contest) would end any other way? Justin Darlington, aka Jus Fly, crushed every stage of the competition going back to July in Washington D.C. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Feb 13, 2013 / 12:00 pm

Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft: The 5 Best Fits For New Orleans

Nerlens Noel

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Feb 6, 2013 / 12:00 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 10

Nerlens Noel. (photo. UK Athletics/Chet White)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jan 30, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 9

Richard Howell

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jan 23, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 8

Anthony Bennett

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

Latest News, NBA, Overseas / Jan 18, 2013 / 10:27 am

Tracy McGrady Denies Ever Playing Kobe Bryant 1-on-1 and Getting “Roasted”

Tracy McGrady san antonio spurs

Yesterday, people went nuts when we posted the news that Kobe Bryant had declared himself the best 1-on-1 player ever. Most people immediately reacted like that was some sort of outrageous, off-the-wall claim, which is pretty ridiculous to me, but whatever.

Part of the evidence that Kobe presented as he was running down the names of guys who can’t or couldn’t beat him was a story about how he destroyed Tracy McGrady during an adidas trip to Germany back in the day. Problem is, T-Mac says it never happened. Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jan 16, 2013 / 5:00 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 7

Jarnell Stokes

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jan 9, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Fast 5: Tracking This Year’s NBA Draft Class, Vol. 6

C.J. McCollum

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »