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Heart Problem Forces Blazers’ Oberto to Retire

Heart Problem Forces Blazers’ Oberto to Retire

November 5, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol We are sad to hear the news that Fabricio Oberto is retiring. He was an integral part of the rotation for the Spurs CHIP in ’07, and was always energetic with his time on the floor. Health definitely is the most important thing in life, so the decision [...]

November 5, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

LeBron says he wants to play for Team USA in 2012

LeBron says he wants to play for Team USA in 2012

November 5, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol There are a lot more LeBron haters out there than the last time LBJ played for Team USA in the Olympics. But no one can deny that when you go into international battle you want to bring all of your best soldiers and LeBron certainly is one of [...]

November 5, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 1

Doc Rivers Backs Kevin Garnett Over Villanueva ‘Cancer’ Comment

Doc Rivers Backs Kevin Garnett Over Villanueva ‘Cancer’ Comment

November 4, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol I’m not sure who’s telling the truth in this whole situation, Garnett or Villanueva, but regardless I have to agree with Doc Rivers that players shouldn’t be tweeting on court trash talk for the world to see. Is nothing sacred in this sport these days? Let the man [...]

November 4, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Knicks-Magic Game Postponed Due to Debris on Court

Knicks-Magic Game Postponed Due to Debris on Court

November 3, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol This whole postponement due to ‘debris’ I find is more than a little ironic given Orlando Magic big man Marcin Gortat’s statements this week about the cleanliness of New York City…. Following last night’s Rangers game, during overnight maintenance of Madison Square Garden, which included cleaning asbestos-related materials [...]

November 3, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

John Wall Plans to Play Through Sprained Ankle

John Wall Plans to Play Through Sprained Ankle

November 2, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol John Wall and Gilbert Arenas are both electrifying guards on the court. The problem with Arenas is we haven’t seen him on the court in quite some time. John Wall on the other hand is already displaying an ‘Allen Iverson’ like quality of playing through bumps, bruises, and [...]

November 2, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Shaq Misses Second Straight Celtics Practice with Knee Bruise

Shaq Misses Second Straight Celtics Practice with Knee Bruise

November 1, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol The big fella has been playing the team game better than anyone expected this season in bean town. Given the underperforming of Jermaine O’Neal thus far, the Celtics are hoping Shaq won’t miss any significant time with this knee bruise…. Shaquille O’Neal missed his second straight practice on [...]

November 1, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Atlanta Hawks Give Al Horford 5 year, $60M Contract Extension

Atlanta Hawks Give Al Horford 5 year, $60M Contract Extension

November 1, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Michael Cunningham of the AJC is reporting that the Hawks and Horford have agreed on a contract extension. A healthy one at that… [...]

November 1, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 1

Celtics’ Rondo and Lakers’ Gasol Named NBA Players of the Week

Celtics’ Rondo and Lakers’ Gasol Named NBA Players of the Week

November 1, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol We’ve talked a lot about Rajon Rondo this week on The Hoop Doctors because of his huge 24 assist game in which he also recorded a triple double. But Pau Gasol has been quietly flying under the radar as a huge performer and leading the Lakers to a [...]

November 1, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0

Former Blazers Star Maurice Lucas Died Sunday from Cancer

Former Blazers Star Maurice Lucas Died Sunday from Cancer

November 1, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Rest in peace big fella, you will be missed not only by Blazers fans but fans league wide. You played the game with intensity and ferocity. Maurice Lucas, the fierce power forward known as “The Enforcer” who helped lead the Portland Trail Blazers to the 1977 NBA title, [...]

November 1, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 1

Spurs Sign Tony Parker to Multi-year Extension

Spurs Sign Tony Parker to Multi-year Extension

October 30, 2010 – THD Rumor Patrol Spurs fans can breathe a sigh of relief as the big three will be together for another year at minimum. Parker has signed an extension… Spurs guard Tony Parker has signed a multiyear extension, preserving San Antonio’s Big Three at least through next season. The Spurs announced the [...]

October 30, 2010 Anklesnap Rumors 0