Thursday 19th October 2017,
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Rumors

Rudy Fernandez Fined $50,000 by the NBA

Rudy Fernandez Fined $50,000 by the NBA

October 12, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol It’s unfortunate that Fernandez will have to pay for comments his agent made, but players have to realize even their representation is a reflection of their position on matters… Trail Blazers swingman Rudy Fernandez has been fined $50,000 by the NBA for comments his European agent made last [...]

October 12, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Blazers Pendergraph Will Have Knee Surgery; Season is Over

Blazers Pendergraph Will Have Knee Surgery; Season is Over

October 8, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol The Portland TrailBlazers must be cursed at the 5 spot. Over the last few years it has been one injury after another to their players at the center position. The Blazers today announced that Jeff Pendergraph, Marcus Camby’s backup, will have season ending knee surgery… Portland Trail Blazers [...]

October 8, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Nets Partner With Russian Vodka Company

Nets Partner With Russian Vodka Company

October 8, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Well if you can’t beat ’em…..outdrink ’em? Last year the Nets had plenty to drink about with one of the worst NBA records in recent memory. If that happens again this year new Russian owner of the Nets, Mikhail Prokhorov, is making sure errybody gettin’ tipsy…. Already with [...]

October 8, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 1

Kobe Plays 25 Minutes, But Lakers Lose to Barcelona

Kobe Plays 25 Minutes, But Lakers Lose to Barcelona

October 7, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Juan Carlos Navarro scored 25 points to help Barcelona to a 92-88 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in an exhibition Thursday. Spanish center Pau Gasol led the NBA champions with 24 points, but his homecoming was spoiled by the European champion in a game that was billed [...]

October 7, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Michael Jordan on Basketball Video Game Cover for First Time

Michael Jordan on Basketball Video Game Cover for First Time

October 7, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Finally, the greatest basketball player of all time and the greatest sports marketing force ever will appear on the cover of a basketball video game. NBA 2K11… After all those championships and MVP awards, Michael Jordan has finally arrived — on the cover of a basketball video game. [...]

October 7, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 2

David Stern Promises NBA Games in Brazil Before 2014

David Stern Promises NBA Games in Brazil Before 2014

October 6, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Anyone who thinks David Stern isn’t good for the game of basketball on an international scale hasn’t been paying too much attention. The man is a promotion machine for the game on the international stage… David Stern is promising Brazilian fans they will soon have the chance to [...]

October 6, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 1

Chicago Bulls Sign Joakim Noah to Contract Extension

Chicago Bulls Sign Joakim Noah to Contract Extension

October 4, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol The Chicago Bulls have confirmed fourth-year center Joakim Noah(notes) agreed to a multiyear contract extension. The team announced the deal Monday but did not release contract terms per team policy. Bulls GM Gar Forman says Noah’s presence “is immeasurable and we look forward to him to continue to [...]

October 4, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Bulls’ Carlos Boozer Has Broken Hand, Out at Least Two Months

Bulls’ Carlos Boozer Has Broken Hand, Out at Least Two Months

October 3, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Bulls forward Carlos Boozer, one of Chicago’s top offseason acquisitions, has a fractured right hand and could be out for two months. The team says Boozer broke the fifth metacarpal bone in his hand Saturday and will need surgery. He was evaluated by team physician Dr. Brian Cole [...]

October 3, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Gilbert Arenas Injured Already?

Gilbert Arenas Injured Already?

October 3, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Let the pro Gilbert Arenas contingent start hatin’ on me for saying this, but personally I think the Washington Wizards would be better off if Arenas stayed on the IL. This is John Wall’s team no question, and it’s time to build team unity around the true franchise [...]

October 3, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Miami Heat Training Camp at Airforce Base a Huge Success

Miami Heat Training Camp at Airforce Base a Huge Success

October 1, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol If there was ever more necessary time to undertake a positive PR campaign for the Miami Heat, i’d be shocked. If there was ever a better way to garner positive public favor across the league, i’d be shocked. That said, I can’t help but read everything I can [...]

October 1, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0