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Women Can’t Compete in the NBA

December 9th, 2009
NBA Commissioner David Stern predicted last week that a woman will play in the league within the next decade.   “I don’t want to get into all kinds of arguments with players and coaches about the likelihood,” Stern told Sports Illustrated. “But I really think it’s a good possibility.”   Stern, 67, who became ...

Blazers Center Greg Oden Is an Unfortunate Bust

December 8th, 2009
Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden fractured his left kneecap during a game against the Houston Rockets Saturday night at the Rose Garden.   Oden, 21, the first overall selection in the 2007 NBA Draft by the Trail Blazers, underwent surgery on his left patella the following day and he will be ...