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Joe Dumars – The Rise & Fall of a General Manager

Posted on 8 Apr, 2014, by in NBA

The NBA is a general manager’s (or other titles that all do the same thing) league. More stats, more money, more decisions on team building come from upstairs, while most head coaches simply make the pieces work. Joe Dumars seemed to be on the path to greatness through the early years of his tenure with the Detroit Pistons, but the failures and bad choices he’s made since building that championship team have finally caught up with him, costing him his job. More

How is Isiah Thomas Still a Candidate for NBA Positions?

Posted on 2 Mar, 2014, by in NBA

Connections are more important than actual skills or achievements. That’s the only reasoning that makes sense when the news and rumors of the Detroit Pistons considering bringing in Isiah Thomas as their new general manager surface. More

Most NBA Seasons For One-Team Players

Posted on 26 Nov, 2013, by in Featured, NBA

Signing a two-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant has a chance to make it 20 seasons with one NBA team, which will be an NBA record for a player on just one team. There are Tim Duncan and Dirk Nowitzki, both playing over 15 years on the same team as well, the only three among active players, but Bryant has a slight lead over them. More