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Randolph On The Move?

September 7, 2008

The Knicks have a trade proposal on the table with the Memphis Grizzlies that would dump Zach Randolph and his hefty contract in exchange for Darko Milicic and Marko Jaric. President of basketball operations Donnie Walsh has been trying to move Randolph to free up some salary cap room for the Knicks. New York had […]

O.J. Mayo’s EX – Agent Suspended

August 30, 2008

The NBAPA suspended player agent Calvin Andrews for one year Friday for alleged recruiting improprieties regarding former Southern California star O.J. Mayo. The union said its Disciplinary Committee has reserved the right to take further action against Andrews. Mayo and Andrews, of Bill Duffy Associates, parted ways in May. Mayo, who played one season at USC […]

Knicks Receive Ewing JR. In Trade

August 29, 2008

Thew New York Knicks have traded C Frederic Weis to the Houston Rockets for Patrick Ewing JR., the son of former Knick great Patrick Ewing, who played for the Knicks from 1985-2000.

NBA Players Rack Up The Medals

August 26, 2008

From NBA.com 2008 NBA MEDAL WINNERS Gold Medalists Carmelo Anthony (Denver Nuggets) United States Carlos Boozer (Utah Jazz) United States Chris Bosh (Toronto Raptors) United States Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers) United States Dwight Howard (Orlando Magic) United States LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) United States Jason Kidd (Dallas Mavericks) United States Chris Paul (New Orleans […]

Former 2 Time All – Star Dead

August 26, 2008

Kevin Duckworth, the former two-time NBA All-Star with the Portland Trail Blazers, died on Monday evening while visiting a basketball clinic in Oregon. “Today is an extremely sad day for the Trail Blazers family,” Trail Blazers President Larry Miller said. “Kevin will be remembered by fans as one of the most popular and recognizable players to […]

Suns Receive EX – Virginia Star

August 25, 2008

The Phoenix Suns announced today that the club has acquired rookie guard Sean Singletary from the Houston Rockets in exchange for guard D.J. Strawberry. “Sean gives us depth at the point guard spot,” said Suns President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Steve Kerr. “We like his instincts and his ability to run a team. […]

3 Team Deal Lands Future Superstar In Cleveland

August 14, 2008

The Milwaukee Bucks, Cleveland Cavaliers and Oklahoma City (?) (formerly the Supersonics) got together a trade that involved 6 players. PG Mo Williams of the Bucks has been shipped to the Cavs with the Bucks receiving Cavs PG Damon Jones in return.  The Bucks also get G Luke Ridnour and F Adrian Griffin from the Sonics. […]

Pics of the day – Greg Oden & Brian Urlacher Get It On

August 10, 2008

Brian Urlacher squeezing Miss Hooters of Illinois in 2002’s tit.