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Dennis Smith Jr. Returning to the Mavs

Dennis Smith Jr. Returning to the Mavs

According to ESPN, Dennis Smith Jr. should be ready to suit up for the Mavericks’ Tuesday home game against the Clippers. The “official” story is that Smith has missed the past five games due to a back injury and illness, but his absence coincided with rumors that the team was looking to trade him. Smith [...]

January 21, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Lonzo Ball To Miss 4 to 6 Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Lonzo Ball To Miss 4 to 6 Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Lakers guard Lonzo Ball is expected to miss four to six weeks after an MRI revealed he suffered a Grade 3 left ankle sprain. Ball sustained the injury in the third quarter of Saturday’s loss to the Houston Rockets and had to be carried off the court by his teammates after colliding with Rockets James [...]

January 21, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Referees Admit Wrong Call Was Made on Lonzo Ball

Referees Admit Wrong Call Was Made on Lonzo Ball

LeBron James did not agree with the call against Lonzo Ball. And, in the end, neither did the refs. The referees admitted that a shooting foul called on Lonzo Ball Thursday night against the OkC Thunder should not have been called. Ultimately, the bad call didn’t matter as the Lakers went on to win in [...]

January 18, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Gregg Popovich Not Sure He’ll Coach Next Season

Gregg Popovich Not Sure He’ll Coach Next Season

Gregg Popovich, the San Antonio Spurs head coach has yet to determine whether he’ll coach the San Antonio Spurs for the 2019-20 season. The 69 year-old coach has led the Spurs to 5 NBA championships yet he could be close to calling it quits. Should he decide to continue coaching, Popovich would become the fourth [...]

January 18, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

DeMarcus Cousins Calls Warriors ‘Most Hated Team in Sports’

DeMarcus Cousins Calls Warriors ‘Most Hated Team in Sports’

As his season is about to debut with the Golden State Warriors, DeMarcus Cousins said in a recent interview that his new team was the “most hated team in sports.” Cousins signed a one year deal with the Warriors, but has not played since late January of 2018 after being sidelined by an Achilles injury [...]

January 17, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Kyrie Called LeBron to Apologize

Kyrie Called LeBron to Apologize

It’s been more than a year since Kyrie Irving decided to move on from LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, but now that the Celtics are struggling, Kyrie is finally beginning to empathize with his former teammate. According to ESPN, Kyrie called LeBron James after last Saturday’s loss to the Orlando Magic and apologized for [...]

January 17, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Warriors Set Record With 51 1st-Quarter Points

Warriors Set Record With 51 1st-Quarter Points

The Golden State Warriors went up against the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday and lit it up. The Warriors scored 51 points in the first quarter, the most points any NBA team has scored in an opening quarter. Their 10 3-pointers also marked a franchise record for the most treys in one quarter. There is no [...]

January 17, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Turkey Seeking Warrant for the Arrest of Enes Kanter

Turkey Seeking Warrant for the Arrest of Enes Kanter

The Turkish government is seeking an international arrest warrant for New York Knicks’ Enes Kanter, accusing him of being part of a terror organization. Sabah, a Turkish newspaper, stated that prosecutors in the country have prepared an extradition request for Kanter. Kanter has been an outspoken critic of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the extradition [...]

January 16, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Shumpert Tried to Enter Blazers’ Locker Room After Win

Shumpert Tried to Enter Blazers’ Locker Room After Win

After Monday nights win, Sacramento Kings’ Iman Shumpert was stopped by security from entering the visiting Portland Trail Blazers’ locker room in an attempt to confront Jusuf Nurkic. According to Shumpert, he wasn’t looking for a fight, just a discussion about a few plays that took place during the game. The two exchanged a few [...]

January 15, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Bobby Portis Thinks Kevin Durant Injured Him on Purpose

Bobby Portis Thinks Kevin Durant Injured Him on Purpose

Bobby Portis of the Chicago Bulls thinks Warriors’ Kevin Durant injured him on purpose during the Bulls’ 146-109 loss on Friday. Durant and Portis got tangled up on a screen which resulted in Portis spraining his elbow, which according to him, was not accident. He believes Durant pulled his right arm on purpose with the [...]

January 14, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0