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Wiggins, T’Wolves Agree to Five-Year, $146 Million Extension

Wiggins, T’Wolves Agree to Five-Year, $146 Million Extension

The No.1 pick of the 2014 NBA Draft is now the 3rd player in his class to sign an over $100 million extension in the past week, joining Joel Embiid and Gary Harris. Andrew Wiggins has reportedly agreed to a five-year, $146.5 million max extension with the T’Wolves. It’s interesting that the deal includes no [...]

October 12, 2017 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Will LeBron James Stay With The Cleveland Cavaliers?

Will LeBron James Stay With The Cleveland Cavaliers?

Speculation is rife right now in regard to the future of LeBron James. He is set to become a free agent in 2018 with his contract at the Cleveland Cavaliers entering its final year. The NBA legend has expressed his wish to stay put at his hometown club; but that he is putting the matter [...]

September 29, 2017 Anklesnap News 0

The Best Basketball Themed Games

The Best Basketball Themed Games

As one of the world’s most popular spectator sports it’s no wonder that there is a whole lot of merchandise surrounding basketball. As well as getting their hands on this and the same kinds of basketballs that the stars play with, fans also want to enjoy some of the thrills of playing the game too. [...]

September 15, 2017 Anklesnap News 1

Charlotte Hornets Announce Kemba Walker Underwent ‘Minor’ Procedure on His Left Knee

Charlotte Hornets Announce Kemba Walker Underwent ‘Minor’ Procedure on His Left Knee

Fresh off his first career All-Star appearance, Kemba Walker needed to undergo a “minor” procedure on his left knee—code for surgery of some sort. Here’s the announcement the Charlotte Hornets dropped on Wednesday: The Charlotte Hornets announced today that guard Kemba Walker underwent a successful minor arthroscopic procedure on his left knee. Typical recovery time [...]

May 18, 2017 dfavale Dan Favale, News 0

The Lakers Have Been Tanking All Wrong

The Lakers Have Been Tanking All Wrong

The Los Angeles Lakers have been one of the hottest teams in the NBA over the past week, winning four straight games including beating a 60-win Spurs team and another playoff team in the Memphis Grizzlies. In most cases, finishing what has been a rough season strong would be a good if not great sign [...]

April 12, 2017 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Harden on MVP: “I Thought Winning Was What This is About”

Harden on MVP: “I Thought Winning Was What This is About”

Over the weekend, Russell Westbrook officially clinched a triple-double season average, and passed Oscar Robertson for most triple-doubles in a season with 42. That’s once heck of a weekend. Then to top it off, on Sunday night, he has his 3rd 50-point triple-double of the season, which included a buzzer-beating game-winning three-pointer over Denver. On [...]

April 10, 2017 Kevin News 0

LeBron Promises to Shoot 80% From Free-Throw Line in Playoffs

LeBron Promises to Shoot 80% From Free-Throw Line in Playoffs

For all of LeBron James’s seemingly endless talents on a basketball court, shooting free-throws hasn’t always been one of his fortes. James is a 74 percent shooter from the charity stripe for his career, but has struggled this season and is shooting a career-low at 67 percent. LeBron, the perfectionist that he is, is highly [...]

March 24, 2017 Ryan Bawek News 0

What’s Our Attraction To NBA Basketball?

What’s Our Attraction To NBA Basketball?

If you’re reading this, I’m willing to bet that you are you are more than just a casual fan of the NBA or basketball in general. Maybe you grew up watching or playing basketball, or maybe this is a newer love affair, but for whatever reason, we all love this sport. So what’s the attraction? [...]

February 20, 2017 Anklesnap News 0

Joel Embiid Considered Retirement During Injury Plagued Seasons

Joel Embiid Considered Retirement During Injury Plagued Seasons

Although he has been a breath of fresh air for an organization who badly needed it and has been nothing short of a sensation on and off the court in the 2016-17 season (despite his current injury) there was a time not long ago when Embiid was the butt of many a joke as “The [...]

February 17, 2017 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Melo to Replace Kevin Love on East All-Star Roster

Melo to Replace Kevin Love on East All-Star Roster

Kevin Love’s need for knee surgery is as surprising as it is disappointing for Cavs fans. The team recently had to sit through LeBron’s public plea for better players during a recent skid, and now they’ll be without Love for six weeks or so. Luckily, he’ll return in time for the playoffs. For the first [...]

February 17, 2017 Kevin News 0