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Shaquille O’Neal Swats Mo Williams: Boston Celtic Takes Shot at Former Teammate

September 10th, 2010
He's never the one to bite his tongue. Last week, Shaquille O'Neal made "nasty" comments directed at Cleveland Cavaliers' guard Mo Williams. O'Neal was at his charity golf tournament in Springfield, L.A, answering questions about his recent signing with the Boston Celtics. He spoke of what attracted him in joining the team, "I ...

Carmelo Anthony: Sells Denver Home, Now What?

August 31st, 2010
Denver Nuggets superstar Carmelo Anthony and his newlywed TV-personality La La Vazquez sold their 6-acre spread in the Polo Ridge Estates, a residential community in Littleton, Colorado. Though the move was in works before the summer, it signals a hint about Melo's future. Though it is not confirmed by the Denver Management or ...

Rondo Leaves Team USA One Week Before FIBA World Championship

August 26th, 2010
USA Basketball issued a press release Tuesday night announcing Rajon Rondo's withdrawal from the team, four days prior to the start of the FIBA World Championship in Turkey. The roster that had already been cut down before at the end of July, had more rookies and veterans powerful enough to bring home ...

Carmelo Anthony: Is the NBA Ready for Another Decision

August 25th, 2010
I don't know about the NBA, but fans and analysts of the league are ready to see Melo leave Denver. Due to the media and speculating rumors, Carmelo Anthony possibly has more options than Lebron's had for his "Decision." The pool of teams fighting for the Forward: New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, ...

The Top Five Point Guards We’re Looking for in 2010-11 Season

August 22nd, 2010
The hangover from this summer's offseason decisions and festivities is long gone and I'm anxious to see how things will play out.The first game is scheduled to air on TNT on Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. where Miami will make its debut at Boston's TD Garden, following the Houston Rockets ...

Carmelo Anthony: Denver Nuggets’ Star Not Revealing Likely Destinations

August 21st, 2010
Unlike other NBA stars, Carmelo Anthony has decided to keep quiet about the rumors of where he’ll be heading to next summer. Since acquiring the freshman from Syracuse University in 2003, the Nuggets haven’t missed a spot in the playoffs. He continues to remain in the top three in NBA scoring ...

How Tracy McGrady Will Impact the Detroit Pistons

August 10th, 2010
After enduring the summer heat and buzz of whether Tracy McGrady will re-sign with the New York Knicks, multiple reports confirm that he is heading to the Detroit Pistons for the 2010-2011 NBA season.   Obviously, the Miami Heat made a big impact this year by structuring a three man ...

Knicks Bringing Excitement Back to ‘The Garden’

August 2nd, 2010
The first time I witnessed a Slam Poet perform on stage was at Madison Square Garden. The first concert I attended (Glow in the Dark Tour) was at MSG. My high schools’ basketball team, the Bergtraum Lady Blazers , played their playoff games at MSG. For every New Yorker, ...