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LA Lakers vs. Boston Celtics: Breaking Down the Player Matchups Post-Perkins

March 11th, 2011
The Lakers and Celtics are responsible for each of the past three NBA championships and 33 total in NBA history. So it would come as no surprise if these two teams met again in the 2011 NBA Finals.The Celtics rolled into Staples Center the day before New Year's Eve and ...

Rasheed Wallace To Come Out Of Retirement: Should Celtics Even Take Him Back?

January 11th, 2011
Rasheed Wallace back in a Boston Celtics uniform?It could happen according to Stephen A. Smith, who said that Wallace plans to come out of retirement for one last shot at beating the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Finals.Wallace did this dance in the days after Boston's Game 7 loss, ...

NBA Power Rankings: The 15 Biggest Disappointments of the Offseason

January 10th, 2011
LeBron James took his talents to South Beach, the Boston Celtics brought back their championship core and added a couple of seven-footers, and Amare Stoudamire made the Knicks watchable for the first time in years.But even with so many high-profile names changing teams, not every free agent acquisition has gone ...

Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Why Melo Can’t Pass Up Signing An Extension Now

January 7th, 2011
Carmelo Anthony has all but guaranteed that his future lies with a team other than the Denver Nuggets, prompting a series of trade discussions about where he might land. If the Nuggets don't trade Anthony before the NBA trade deadline, then they run the risk of losing their star player for ...

Dirk Nowitzki and The 10 Best Power Forwards in The NBA

December 28th, 2010
Point guards and swingmen get all the attention in today's NBA, but let's not forget the importance of the power forward. These men are not only expected to defend and rebound, but also score from all over the floor and often be a primary option on offense. We all know the ...

Kobe Bryant Facebook Game: 10 Other NBA Players Who Would Be Virtual Stars

December 21st, 2010
Kobe Bryant is going viral, reportedly taking his stardom to Facebook to appear in a new game designed specifically for the platform.Though it is not know what the game will involve, the fact that Bryant will have creative input ensure that it will somehow be basketball-related.Dozens of NBA athletes are ...

Carmelo Anthony: Why a Trade To The New York Knicks Doesn’t Make Any Sense

December 17th, 2010
Carmelo Anthony reportedly will not sign an extension unless he is traded to the New York Knicks this season. The news puts the Denver Nuggets in a difficult position, knowing that they have zero chance of retaining their superstar once Anthony becomes a free agent after this season.The Nuggets have been ...

Los Angeles Lakers Vs. Chicago Bulls: Kobe Bryant, Derrick Rose, Finals Preview?

December 10th, 2010
The LA Lakers and Chicago Bulls face off tonight in a match-up between two of the NBA's premier teams. Kobe Bryant made the game even more interesting when he heaped praise on Derrick Rose, the Bulls' young point guard, during an interview with ESPN's Michael Wilbon. "I can tell when a player ...

Ron Artest Wants European Leagues To Be More Accessible to American Players

October 2nd, 2010
Los Angeles Lakers forward Ron Artest has always been the kind of player who unabashedly voices his opinion. But this time Artest should have kept his mouth shut. While training for the Lakers exhibition game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, to be played in London as part of an NBA showcase, Artest ...

Dwight Howard to Release Children’s Album: “Superman” Is Still a Kid at Heart

October 2nd, 2010
Orlando Magic megastar Dwight Howard, a.k.a. "Superman," is set to release an album targeted at kids called "Shoot for the Stars." The CD is scheduled to be out October 26. "This record is a dream come true for me in so many ways," said Howard. "Recording this album ranks for me ...