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Top Bets Ever Placed on NBA Games

Top Bets Ever Placed on NBA Games

Sports betting is a common type of gambling, and many punters worldwide love to bet on basketball events, particularly the NBA. Contrary to some beliefs, betting on NBA games isn’t a sure banker. In fact, it can be riskier than playing slots at a casino online such as Platin Casino. Over the years, several punters [...]

October 13, 2020 admin Blogs, Offbeat 0

Shaq Lost A Bet to Dwyane Wade, Debuts A Hairline!

Shaq Lost A Bet to Dwyane Wade, Debuts A Hairline!

Dwyane Wade and Shaquille O’Neal entered into a friendly bet this week about who would win between the league leading Milwaukee Bucks and Wade’s old team the Miami Heat. Shaq took the Bucks, and of course Wade took the Heat. Unfortunately for Shaq the Heat got the win. But making it worse, the bet wasn’t [...]

March 3, 2020 admin Offbeat 0

Dennis Rodman Offers to be NBA’s China Ambassador

Dennis Rodman Offers to be NBA’s China Ambassador

Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman wants to help keep the peace between the NBA and China. As the fallout continues after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet in support of Hong Kong protesters, Rodman posted a video to his Twitter account. He is seen holding up a photo of himself with North Korea’s [...]

October 10, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Canadian Fans Apologize for KD Chants With A GoFundMe Campaign

Canadian Fans Apologize for KD Chants With A GoFundMe Campaign

As most of you know, Raptors fans have come under fire for cheering when Kevin Durant suffered an injury during Game 5 in Toronto. The have been called trashy and classless from players to fans across the world. So in true Canadian fashion, Raptors fan, Hamzah Moin, has decided to start a GoFundMe campaign to [...]

June 12, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Gordon Hayward Staked a Big Part of His Recovery Process on Video Games

Gordon Hayward Staked a Big Part of His Recovery Process on Video Games

Regardless of the way this postseason has played out, seeing Gordon Hayward play again for the Boston Celtics will have to be one of this season’s feel-good stories. Two years ago, he suffered a horrific injury that sidelined him for all of last season. He received plenty of support from the NBA community, led by [...]

June 4, 2019 admin Offbeat 0

Mike D’Antoni Remains in Hospital With Intestinal Virus

Mike D’Antoni Remains in Hospital With Intestinal Virus

Houston Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni remains hospitalized since Friday, but has improved enough from his intestinal virus to hope to be released today. D’Antoni has missed the Rockets’ last two games due to the illness. The 2017 NBA Coach of the Year hopes to be released from the hospital Tuesday but won’t return for [...]

April 9, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Chris Bosh’s Memorable Jersey Retirement Speech

Chris Bosh’s Memorable Jersey Retirement Speech

On Tuesday night at the American Airlines Arena, Chris Bosch became the fourth player in Miami Heat history to have his jersey retired by the organization. The Heat recognized Bosh’s significance in a ceremony that included a touching video tribute, fireworks and, of course, one last primal scream. With several former teammates, the current Heat [...]

March 27, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

The Curry Family Returns Home to Charlotte for the Carole Hoefener Center Renovation Reveal

The Curry Family Returns Home to Charlotte for the Carole Hoefener Center Renovation Reveal

Raised in the Charlotte, N.C. area Steph Curry attended school there and credits the community and the people of Charlotte for helping mold him into the man he is today. To celebrate his homecoming for NBA All-Star 2019, he wanted to make sure to give back and show some home court love. With help from [...]

February 19, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Dennis Smith Jr and Under Armour Wrap ASW in Fayetteville With Homecourt Refurb

Dennis Smith Jr and Under Armour Wrap ASW in Fayetteville With Homecourt Refurb

Capping off an incredible 2019 NBA All-Star Week, Dennis Smith Jr. and Under Armour, in partnership with Fayetteville- Cumberland Parks & Recreation, returned to Dennis’ hometown of Fayetteville to treat the community to a carnival-style celebration event and unveil of two refurbished basketball courts at the Smith Recreation Center. These courts are where Dennis spent [...]

February 19, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Dell and Seth Curry Unveil New Outdoor Courts Where Steph and Seth Learned the Game

Dell and Seth Curry Unveil New Outdoor Courts Where Steph and Seth Learned the Game

In partnership with the NBA, Under Armour, RISE, Nancy Lieberman Charities, Seth and Dell Curry unveiled two new outdoor courts at the Naomi Drenan Recreation Center. This is the center where Stephen and Seth first learned the game, and spent countless hours on the court growing into the NBA players they would become. The event [...]

February 19, 2019 Anou Enright Offbeat 0