Wednesday 19th December 2018,
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Dan Favale

Dwight Howard Says He Isn’t Watching NBA Finals

Dwight Howard Says He Isn’t Watching NBA Finals

Watching the NBA Finals is too painful for Dwight Howard. That’s what I’m assuming anyway. What else are we supposed to believe? The Los Angeles Lakers behemoth admitted to TMZ that he wasn’t going to watch nor did he have any desire to watch the finals. “I’m not watching … I’m not playing so ain’t [...]

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Would Garnett Have Made Clippers Legit Title Contenders?

Would Garnett Have Made Clippers Legit Title Contenders?

Kevin Garnett wouldn’t have been enough for Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers. Perhaps five or six years ago he would have, but now. When the deal that would have landed Garnett and Doc Rivers in Tinseltown went South, Clippers fans shouldn’t have been jumping for joy. Seriously. Unloading DeAndre Jordan would have been [...]

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Stephen Jackson Disses Gregg Popovich and San Antonio Spurs

Stephen Jackson Disses Gregg Popovich and San Antonio Spurs

Stephen Jackson is at it again. No, not playing in the NBA. That would be weird. I mean he’s insulting Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs. Jackson, who was let go by the Spurs in the middle of the regular season, previously said that Coach Pop played “mind games.” Now, in an interview on [...]

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Celtics Won’t Let Paul Pierce Follow Rivers, Garnett to Clippers

Celtics Won’t Let Paul Pierce Follow Rivers, Garnett to Clippers

Paul Pierce won’t necessarily be following Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers to Los Angeles. Talks between the Los Angeles Clippers and Boston Celtics about a deal that would land Garnett and Rivers in Hollywood and DeAndre Jordan, among others in Beantown are ongoing, but you get the sense that a resolution will be reached soon. [...]

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NBA Rumors: Monta Ellis Drawing Interest from LA Lakers

NBA Rumors: Monta Ellis Drawing Interest from LA Lakers

You may now take a break from the Los Angeles Clippers-Boston Celtics saga in an attempt to stomach the latest Los Angeles Lakers musings. According to Chris Broussard of ESPN.com, Monta Ellis will opt out of the final year of his contract with the Milwaukee Bucks after turning down a two-year extension worth $24 million [...]

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LeBron James Says Heat ‘Can’t Worry’ About Game 7 of NBA Finals

LeBron James Says Heat ‘Can’t Worry’ About Game 7 of NBA Finals

Before there can be a Game 7 of the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat Game must win Game 6. LeBron James wants us to remember that. Following a 114-104 loss to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 5, LeBron took the podium arms crossed, seemingly disconnected from the very world he had owned after Game [...]

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Celtics Interested in Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau to Replace Doc Rivers?

Celtics Interested in Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau to Replace Doc Rivers?

Like the Boston Celtics aren’t already linked to enough mayhem. Boston and the Los Angeles Clippers are currently engaged in talks about a trade that would send Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers (and potentially Paul Pierce) to Tinseltown in exchange for DeAndre Jordan and Caron Butler, among other pieces, one of which the Celtics had [...]

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Shane Battier Calls Heat Victory Over Spurs ‘A Big 3 Night’

Shane Battier Calls Heat Victory Over Spurs ‘A Big 3 Night’

The NBA Finals are all tied up because of the Miami Heat’s Big Three. After a Game 3 performance that saw the Heat get pummeled by the San Antonio Spurs, LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade entered Game 4 seeking revenge. And they got it, beating the Spurs 109-93. Together, the Big Three combined [...]

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Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau Says Derrick Rose Is Back

Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau Says Derrick Rose Is Back

Derrick Rose is officially back, and not a moment too soon. Really, he’s four-plus months late, but whatever. Speaking with Jon Greenberg of ESPNChicago.com, Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau said that Rose was himself again: The old Derrick Rose is back. Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Rose’s speed and explosiveness are back to [...]

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Dwight Howard Considering Spurning Lakers for Spurs

Dwight Howard Considering Spurning Lakers for Spurs

Dwight Howard has now expanded his free-agency search to include every single team in the NBA. I’m kidding. But at the rate the rumors are flying, that’s where this is headed. According to Steve Kyler of Hoopsworld, Howard’s potential landing spots now include the Brooklyn Nets and San Antonio Spurs in addition to the Los [...]

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