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Lakers Trade Rumors: Why Dwight Howard-Kevin Love-Brook Lopez Deal Would Work

January 22nd, 2013
The Brooklyn Nets are trying to facilitate a blockbuster trade involving Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez, according to Jarrod Rudolph of RealGM.com.Rudolph is reporting that Nets general manager Billy King has been looking for a third team to help complete the deal. That's where Kevin Love and the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

Royce White Believes Rockets Should Hire Physician to Track His Mental Health

January 19th, 2013
Royce White confirmed that he believes the Rockets should hire a physician to monitor his health on a day-to-day basis, according to David Barron of the Houston Chronicle.In an interview with correspondent Bernard Goldberg of HBO's Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel, White said he wants a physician who will decide ...

Houston Rockets vs. Cleveland Cavaliers 1/5/13: Video Highlights and Recap

January 5th, 2013
The Houston Rockets continued their strong play Saturday, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 112-104 to extend their four-game winning streak.It was a back-and-forth game through three quarters, but the Rockets pulled away in the fourth. James Harden, the NBA's fifth-leading scorer, led the charge. The star shooting guard finished with 29 ...

Phil Jackson, Nets: Why Zen Master Should Accept Brooklyn Job

December 29th, 2012
The Brooklyn Nets will reportedly pursue Phil Jackson to fill their head coaching vacancy (h/t Howard Beck, The New York Times), and the Zen Master would be wise to join the organization.Jackson certainly doesn't need the job. He's already got 11 rings, countless accolades and I'm assuming he's not strapped ...

NHL Lockout 2012: Fans Will Still Come Back If NHL Cancels Entire Season

December 29th, 2012
The NHL has mastered the craft of torturing fans, forcing its loyal followers to endure two lockouts in the last eight years.The lockout of 2004-05 cost hockey lovers an entire season. Yet this year, the owners have reportedly told commissioner Gary Bettman that cancelling the season isn't an option (h/t ...

Alexander Semin: Teams That Should Gamble on Polarizing Free Agent

July 6th, 2012
Alexander Semin is perhaps the biggest riddle of the 2012 NHL free agency period.He's relatively young (28), highly productive (54 points last season) and he's got one of the nastiest wristers in the entire NHL.Unfortunately, he's also a complete head case. He's been known to disappear in the playoffs, and ...

NBA Free Agency 2012: Winners and Losers from Early Offseason Action

July 3rd, 2012
It's been a fast and furious NBA offseason, with agreements on trades and signings sending shock waves throughout the entire league.Only 72 hours into the free agency period, we've already seen a top-five point guard agree to a deal, a top-five shooting guard get traded, several 30-something-year-old players get offered ...

LeBron James Injury: How Heat Star’s Injured Leg Shakes Up NBA Finals

June 19th, 2012
The Miami Heat took a commanding 3-1 lead over the Oklahoma City Thunder, but they were dealt a potentially devastating blow when LeBron James limped off the floor with 5:15 remaining in the fourth quarter.ABC's Doris Burke confirmed shortly after that he was suffering from leg cramps, as the Heat ...

Kings vs. Devils: Game 5 Highlights, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

June 9th, 2012
The New Jersey Devils might just pull off the impossible.The Devils beat the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals, moving one step closer to completing their miraculous comeback.Despite going down 3-0 to the dominant Kings, the Devils have rebounded beautifully. After a strong performance ...

Stanley Cup Finals 2012: Kings Will Bury Devils to Complete Magical Playoff Run

June 5th, 2012
Bust out the brooms, because the New Jersey Devils have no shot of staving off elimination in Game 4.The Los Angeles Kings have been shredding opponents in the 2012 NHL playoffs, and although they've given a valiant effort, there will be no miracle on ice for this demoralized Devils squad.The ...