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Oct 14, 2021
BBB Sneaker War With LaMelo Ball: Puma vs LiAngelo Ball's $900 Shoe

BBB Sneaker War With LaMelo Ball: Puma vs LiAngelo Ball's $900 Shoe

Since being selected as the No. 3 overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, Charlotte Hornets point guard LaMelo Ball continues to make his own name in the NBA. In his first season in the league where he averaged 15.7 points, 5.9 rebounds, 6.1 assists, and 1.6 steals while shooting 43.6 percent from the field and 35.2 percent from beyond the arc, per ESPN, Ball had immediately made his presence felt by winning the 2020 Rookie of the Year award.LaMelo Ball Reveals First Puma SneakerAside from his early on-court accomplishments, Ball is also trying to find success off the court. Recently, the ...
Oct 14, 2021
NBA Rumors: Blazers Could Trade CJ McCollum To Cavaliers For Kevin Love, Collin Sexton & Draft Pick

NBA Rumors: Blazers Could Trade CJ McCollum To Cavaliers For Kevin Love, Collin Sexton & Draft Pick

Veteran shooting guard CJ McCollum is one of the players on the Portland Trail Blazers' roster who are frequently mentioned in various trade speculations. While the Trail Blazers view Damian Lillard as an untouchable, the same thing can't be said on McCollum. They may not be actively trading him right now, but they are expected to consider using him as a trade chip if they are presented with an offer that would allow them to build a more competitive roster around Lillard before the 2022 NBA trade deadline.CJ McCollum To Cleveland CavaliersOne of the potential trade partners for the Trail...
Oct 12, 2021
NBA Rumors: LA Clippers Could Get Ben Simmons For Four Players & Six Draft Picks

NBA Rumors: LA Clippers Could Get Ben Simmons For Four Players & Six Draft Picks

Days before the start of the 2021-22 NBA season, Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ben Simmons remains one of the hottest commodities on the trade market. Despite strong efforts from the Sixers to convince him to stay, the former No. 1 pick is determined to leave the City of Brotherly love and start a new journey somewhere else.In the past months, Simmons has already been linked to numerous teams that are in dire need of additional star power to boost their chance of winnning the NBA championship title this season.Ben Simmons To LA ClippersOne of the potential landing spots for Simmons before...
Oct 12, 2021
Warriors Superstar Stephen Curry Admires LeBron James' Ability To Extend His Prime

Warriors Superstar Stephen Curry Admires LeBron James' Ability To Extend His Prime

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry and Los Angeles Lakers small forward LeBron James became part of one of the league's most interesting rivalries during the latter's time with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Whenever they see each other on the court, both Curry and James see to it that they give their 100 percent.Though he managed to beat him thrice in the four consecutive years that they faced each other in the NBA Finals, Curry couldn't help himself but admire James.Stephen Curry Says LeBron James Sets Standard For LongevityBefore they faced James and the Lakers in the preseason,...
Oct 11, 2021
NBA Rumors: Pelicans Could Acquire D'Angelo Russell For Three Players & Draft Pick In Proposed Deal

NBA Rumors: Pelicans Could Acquire D'Angelo Russell For Three Players & Draft Pick In Proposed Deal

All-Star point guard D'Angelo Russell is one of the players on the Minnesota Timberwolves' roster who are frequently mentioned in various trade speculations. The Timberwolves may not be actively trading Russell right now but unlike Karl-Anthony Towns and Anthony Edwards, he's not considered as an untouchable in Minnesota.Most people believe that the Timberwolves would explore the possibility of trading Russell if they are presented with an intriguing offer. Among the teams that could express interest in trading for the former No. 2 pick is the New Orleans Pelicans.D'Angelo Russell To New...
Oct 9, 2021
Shannon Sharpe Says LeBron James Is Better Three-Pointer Than James Harden, Bradley Beal & Trae Young

Shannon Sharpe Says LeBron James Is Better Three-Pointer Than James Harden, Bradley Beal & Trae Young

Shannon Sharpe of Fox Sports 1 is one of the sports analysts who is a known supporter of Los Angeles Lakers small forward LeBron James. Sharpe is among the many people who consider James as the greatest basketball player of all time. He isn't afraid of engaging in a debate whenever someone is criticizing the four-time NBA champion.Recently, Sharpe has an argument with his fellow Fox Sports 1 analyst and Undisputed host Skip Bayless, who is one of the biggest haters of LeBron.Shannon Sharpe Calls Out Skip Bayless For Calling LeBron James 'LeBrick'In a recent episode of Undisputed, which is...
Oct 9, 2021
NBA Rumors: Sixers Highly Unlikely To Trade Ben Simmons For Kyrie Irving, Here's Why

NBA Rumors: Sixers Highly Unlikely To Trade Ben Simmons For Kyrie Irving, Here's Why

Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ben Simmons is one of the NBA superstars who are highly expected to be moved before or during the 2021-22 NBA season. Since taking most of the blame for their failure to win the NBA championship title last season, rumors continue to swirl that Simmons and the Sixers are heading into an inevitable divorce.In the past months, the Sixers have already been linked to several big names who they could target in the potential blockbuster deal involving the former No. 1 pick.Sixers' Stance On Idea Of Trading Ben Simmons For Kyrie IrvingOne of the NBA players who are...
Oct 8, 2021
Sixers' Dream Five-Team Blockbuster Would Magically Turn Ben Simmons Into Damian Lillard & Bradley Beal

Sixers' Dream Five-Team Blockbuster Would Magically Turn Ben Simmons Into Damian Lillard & Bradley Beal

Days before the 2021-22 NBA season officially begins, rumors still continue to swirl around All-Star point guard Ben Simmons and his future with the Philadelphia 76ers. Though it remains unknown if a deal would happen before the regular season starts, most people believe that Simmons' departure from the City of Brotherly Love is inevitable.Since the 2021 offseason, several crazy trade ideas featuring Simmons have surfaced on the internet. Recently, the former No. 1 pick was mentioned in a five-team blockbuster that would send him to the Portland Trail Blazers.How The Sixers Could Turn Ben...
Oct 8, 2021
Eighteen Former NBA Players Charged With Fraud

Eighteen Former NBA Players Charged With Fraud

Eighteen former NBA (National Basketball Association) players were charged Thursday with attempting to defraud the league's Health and Welfare Benefit Plan out of nearly $4 million.Among the defendants are Terrence Williams, Alan Anderson, Anthony Allen, Shannon Brown, William Bynum, Ronald Glen Davis, Christopher Douglas-Roberts, Melvin Ely, Jamario Moon, Darius Miles, Milton Palacio, Ruben Patterson, Eddie Robinson, Gregory Smith, Sebastian Telfair, Charles Watson Jr., Antoine Wright, and Anthony Wroten.As reported by NBC News, Anthony Allen's wife Desiree Allen is also facing charges.Read...
Oct 7, 2021
Courtney Williams' Agent Slams Dream's Decision Not To Bring All-Star Back After Brawl Video Surfaced

Courtney Williams' Agent Slams Dream's Decision Not To Bring All-Star Back After Brawl Video Surfaced

Veteran guard Courtney Williams suddenly became the center of controversy after a video of her and Atlanta Dream teammate Crystal Bradford surfaced on the internet. In a video posted on Twitter, Williams and Bradford were featured engaging in a brawl with a group of women outside a club.Though the incident took place five months ago, Williams and Bradford's participation in the fistfight didn't sit well with the Dream. After the video went viral, the Dream have decided to part ways with Williams and Bradford.Dream Release Courtney Williams & Crystal BradfordOn Monday, the Dream released a...
Oct 7, 2021
Hawks' Trae Young Is Fifth-Best Point Guard In 2021-22 Season, According To 'CBS Sports'

Hawks' Trae Young Is Fifth-Best Point Guard In 2021-22 Season, According To 'CBS Sports'

From the time he was selected as the No. 5 overall pick in the 2021 NBA Draft, Atlanta Hawks point guard Trae Young has shown huge potential to become a legitimate superstar in the league. In just three years of playing, Young has already made several accomplishments, including being named All-Rookie First Team in 2019, earning his first All-Star recognition in 2020, and leading the Hawks to the playoffs last season.Though he still has plenty of things that he needs to work on his game, the 23-year-old point guard is already being mentioned in the same conversation as some of the biggest...
Oct 7, 2021
NBA Rumors: Nickeil Alexander-Walker Showing Potential To Become 'Pelicans Third Option' In 2021-22 Season

NBA Rumors: Nickeil Alexander-Walker Showing Potential To Become 'Pelicans Third Option' In 2021-22 Season

Since being selected as the No. 17 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, New Orleans Pelicans shooting guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker continues to show improvements with his game. After receiving an increased playing time last season, Alexander-Walker showed a better performance compared to his rookie year. In 46 games, he averaged 11.0 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists, and 1.0 steal while shooting 41.9 percent from the field and 34.7 percent from beyond the arc, per ESPN.With the departure of Lonzo Ball and Eric Bledsoe this summer, Alexander-Walker is expected to have a much bigger role in...
Oct 7, 2021
Carmelo Anthony Says Decision To Join LeBron James On LA Lakers 'Not Just Basketball'

Carmelo Anthony Says Decision To Join LeBron James On LA Lakers 'Not Just Basketball'

Almost two decades since they both entered the league in 2003, veteran small forward Carmelo Anthony has finally agreed to team up with LeBron James on the Los Angeles Lakers. Anthony was originally against the idea of joining forces with James despite LeBron's multiple attempts to recruit him as his teammate. However, this summer, Anthony did no longer think twice before he joined James' team.In the first week of the 2021 free agency, Anthony signed a one-year contract to help James and the Lakers reclaim their throne in the 2021-22 NBA season.Joining LA Lakers 'Not Just Basketball' For...
Oct 6, 2021
After Failed NBA Return, Michael Beasley Joins Forces With JJ Barea In Puerto Rico

After Failed NBA Return, Michael Beasley Joins Forces With JJ Barea In Puerto Rico

Since becoming an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2019, former Los Angeles Lakers power forward Michael Beasley has been finding his way back into the NBA. After playing for their Summer League team this offseason, there were growing optimism that Beasley would be part of the Portland Trail Blazers' training camp roster.Unfortunately, the veteran big man was unable to secure a training camp invitation from the Trail Blazers and other teams in the NBA which made him decide to continue his basketball career somewhere else.Michael Beasley Heading To Puerto RicoAfter another failed...
Oct 6, 2021
Wizards Reveal Expectations And Plans For Deni Avdija In 2021-22 Season

Wizards Reveal Expectations And Plans For Deni Avdija In 2021-22 Season

The Washington Wizards have high expectations for young small forward Deni Avdija when they selected him as the No. 9 overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft. Unfortunately, the 20-year-old wingman from Israel has failed to live up to expectations from a lottery pick. Despite being given a decent amount of playing time and the opportunity to become a starter, Avdija has struggled to show impressive performance in his rookie year.In 64 games, Avdija only averaged 6.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 1.2 assists while shooting 41.7 percent from the field and 31.5 percent from beyond the arc, per...