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Can Nets New Owner Tsai Do What Prokhorov Couldn’t?

Can Nets New Owner Tsai Do What Prokhorov Couldn’t?

After the many years of questions and controversy about Nets former owner Mikhail Prokhorov, specifically regarding where his wealth came from, and whether or not he had ties to Russian mafia and cartels, it is still amazing to think about the timing of selling the Brooklyn Nets. The Brooklyn Nets are a team on the [...]

August 23, 2019 admin Blogs 0

Cory Joseph Will Play for Canada in World Cup

Cory Joseph Will Play for Canada in World Cup

According to head coach Nick Nurse and despite a report to the contrary, Cory Joseph will join Team Canada ahead of the tournament in China. Canada is currently in Australia preparing for the World Cup with a series of exhibition games. Canada won against New Zealand 103-100 in overtime on Wednesday. “He’s on a flight, [...]

August 21, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Grizzlies Grant Lakers Permission to Speak with Dwight Howard

Grizzlies Grant Lakers Permission to Speak with Dwight Howard

The Memphis Grizzlies have granted Dwight Howard’s representatives permission to speak with other teams, including the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers are exploring other options in light of the DeMarcus Cousins injury. Their interest in Howard is more “due diligence” at this point, a team source said. Although Howard was acquired by the Grizzlies from [...]

August 19, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Former Cavs Coach David Blatt has MS

Former Cavs Coach David Blatt has MS

In a statement released on Monday, former Cleveland Cavaliers and current Olympiacos coach David Blatt was diagnosed with primary progressive multiple sclerosis earlier this year. The 60-year-old Blatt says he was diagnosed with MS, which attacks the central nervous system, “a few months ago” and has experienced fatigue, weakness in his legs and balance problems. [...]

August 19, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

DeMarcus Cousins Suffers Possible Knee Injury During Workout in Vegas

DeMarcus Cousins Suffers Possible Knee Injury During Workout in Vegas

The 2019-20 NBA season has not even begun and the Lakers may have already suffered their first significant injury. DeMarcus Cousins suffered a possible knee injury during workouts this week in Las Vegas and will undergo further tests on Thursday. The severity of the injury is not known at this time. Cousins, who turned 29 [...]

August 15, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 1

Ex-Cavs Tyronn Lue Could Be Joining the Clippers as ‘Top Assistant’

Ex-Cavs Tyronn Lue Could Be Joining the Clippers as ‘Top Assistant’

Looks like the Clippers are about to add a little extra something to the already developing rivalry between both teams. The New York Times’ Marc Stein reports that the Los Angeles Clippers are close to hiring the NBA title-winning coach as the top assistant to Doc Rivers. Lue, 42, had widely been expected to become [...]

August 14, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Joseph Tsai to Pay $2.35B to Become Full Owner of Brooklyn Nets

Joseph Tsai to Pay $2.35B to Become Full Owner of Brooklyn Nets

Joseph Tsai, the co-founder of Alibaba, is about to sign a record $2.35-billion deal to acquire the remaining 51 percent of the Brooklyn Nets from Mikhail Prokhorov. Once the deal comes through, he will become the sole owner of the franchise. Tsai purchased 49 percent of the Nets last year for $1 billion and was [...]

August 14, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 1

Carmelo Anthony Rejected by USA Basketball

Carmelo Anthony Rejected by USA Basketball

Carmelo Anthony will be watching Team USA compete for its third consecutive FIBA World Cup title from the sidelines. Anthony is the most decorated international player in the history of USA Basketball, so it was a bit surprising that the federation was so adamant that he wouldn’t get a shot. On Thursday, USA Basketball chairman [...]

August 8, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

FIBA: Kelly Olynyk Suffers Leg Injury During Exhibition Game

FIBA: Kelly Olynyk Suffers Leg Injury During Exhibition Game

In a FIBA World Cup exhibition game that took place Wednesday in Toronto where Canada won 96-87 over Nigeria, Kelly Olynyk suffered a leg injury and did not return to the game. The injury occurred in the third quarter when Olynyk slipped and fell. According to Nick Nurse, he is scheduled to have X-rays on [...]

August 8, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Andre Drummond is on a Beer Diet

Andre Drummond is on a Beer Diet

Prior to the start of a season, it is not uncommon for athletes to make changes to their diets and workouts. In preparation for his eigth season with the Pistons,, Andre Drummond is making some changes to his diet. He has decided to eliminate red meat. But by eliminating red meat, a solution had to [...]

August 6, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0