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Utah Jazz Make Everyone Feel Good by Signing JP Gibson

Posted on 7 Oct, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, NBA

It’s NBA preseason kicking off, but not everything has to be about basketball. The Utah Jazz were about more than that when they signed 5-year old JP Gibson, diagnosed with lymphoblastic leukemia, on a one day contract so he can wear the jersey and play with the team on the annual preseason intrasquad scrimmage. More

Los Angeles Lakers – Death of a Legendary Owner

Posted on 18 Feb, 2013, by in NBA

It was 34 years ago that Jerry Buss purchased the Los Angeles Lakers (among other things) and their Arena, the Forum, for a sum of $67.5 million. After 10 NBA titles under his reign and bringing the franchise to a value of over $1 billion, Dr. Jerry Buss passed away at the age of 79. More