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Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant Decides What Happens, Not Byron Scott

Posted on 28 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

The Los Angeles Lakers have been busy this offseason. They may have gotten Julius Randle in the draft or added Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer through free agency and trades. They even hired a new coach, something of a Laker legend, in Byron Scott. And yet one name remains – Kobe Bryant. Even if he doesn’t want to, his presence will be standing in the way of this franchise getting healthy and better. More

Kevin Love

Minnesota Timberwolves – Kevin Love Shouldn’t Have Become This Important

Posted on 28 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

At the moment, Kevin Love is the hottest name in what remains of the NBA off-season. A trade that three teams or more want to make happen, but the Minnesota Timberwolves refuse to the offers from the Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls and the Golden State Warriors. It’s quite surprising in a way it has gotten to this. More

LeBron James #23

Cleveland Cavaliers – LeBron James Should Stop Trying to be Michael Jordan

Posted on 28 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball, Featured

Numbers shouldn’t matter, but there’s more than a jersey print when it comes to LeBron James switching back to the #23 jersey instead of the #6 he wore while playing for the Miami Heat. Escaping from the name and comparison to Michael Jordan would do him and the Cleveland Cavaliers a world of good. More

Coincidence

12 Best Memes of Jeremy Lin Joining Kobe Bryant & the Los Angeles Lakers

Posted on 27 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

When this offseason began, Kobe Bryant was hoping that he would be able lure stars like LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony to the Los Angeles Lakers. It turns out no one really wants to play with him, and Jeremy Lin being the team’s biggest acquisition resulted in a series of jokes and memes at the expense of the Black Mamba. More

Greg Monroe

NBA Rumors – Detroit Pistons Might Sign Greg Monroe to Qualifying Offer

Posted on 27 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

It’s quite easy to see things aren’t going smoothly in the negotiations between the Detroit Pistons and Greg Monroe. That max contract he’s looking for isn’t coming at the moment, and in the end the restricted free agent might simply sign a qualifying offer that means he loses money this season, but his unrestricted free agency a year from now. More

Kevin Love, LeBron James

Cleveland Cavaliers – Kevin Love Only Wants to Play For Them

Posted on 27 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

There are plenty of teams interested in a trade that will land them Kevin Love, but through his agent the star power forward, who has pulled out of Team USA duty this summer in the basketball World Cup, has made it clear that the only team he plans on playing for and signing a new contract are the Cleveland Cavaliers. More

Byron Scott

Los Angeles Lakers – Byron Scott is Their New Head Coach

Posted on 27 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

It took the Los Angeles Lakers a very long time to figure out who will be their next head coach, so after filling their roster with draft picks, trades and free agent signings, they ended up signing Byron Scott, a big part of the Showtime Lakers during the 1980′s, to try and steer the ship back in the right direction. More

Jeremy Lin

Los Angeles Lakers – Jeremy Lin Enters His Most Important Season Yet

Posted on 25 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

The biggest season in a player’s career is always the upcoming one, but as Jeremy Lin begins what could be a one-year stint with the Los Angeles Lakers, it’s probably more than just a cliché. More

Chandler Parsons, James Harden

Houston Rockets – James Harden Comes Across as Selfish & Arrogant

Posted on 25 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

So in order to give James Harden and Dwight Howard full control and possibly a third star to join them, the Houston Rockets, led by the Daryl Morey and Kevin McHale tandem, drove away Jeremy Lin, Omer Asik and Chandler Parsons. Now they’re stuck with inferior team to the previous version, not to mention having less appeal towards stars they actually tried to sign this summer. More

Andrew Wiggins

Cleveland Cavaliers – Andrew Wiggins Shouldn’t Be Traded for Kevin Love

Posted on 25 Jul, 2014, by in Basketball

The Cleveland Cavaliers won’t leave the Minnesota Timberwolves alone, and continue their course of action, which will lead to a huge mistake – trading for Kevin Love because it means giving up on Andrew Wiggins. More