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Quinton Ross, Former New Jersey Net, Erroneously Reported Dead

On Monday afternoon, readers and followers of the New York Post were informed that ex-NBA player Quinton Ross had been found dead. The headline claimed that the athlete’s remains were “stuffed into a garbage bag” and buried underneath a shallow …

NBA Standings 2014: Playoffs Are Approaching, Teams Start To Clinch Spots

The NBA the playoffs are quickly approaching, and as teams continue to rise, and fall, the fates of each team will soon be known. There should be no surprise with who the top teams are toward the end of the …

Kentucky Fans Still the Most Basketball Obsessed, Twitter Data Shows

When it comes to loyal and devoted college basketball fandom, there’s simply no place like my old Kentucky home. The University of Kentucky Wildcats have the most wins in the history of college basketball, and they also have the highest …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Wants to Own the Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks are 13-55, which makes them 37 games out of first place. The record is also good for worst in the NBA. The team is not constructed well and Larry Sanders, who was supposed to be a beacon …

NCAA Bracket: Submit Your Picks Before It’s Too Late

It’s finally that time of year again, and no, we aren’t talking about spring. March Madness is upon us, and in addition to watching your favorite team try to make it through the NCAA Tournament, you get the added thrill …

LeBron James Sits Out Boston Game Due To Back Spasms

It’s been a tough night for the Heat’s star player LeBron James as he was forced to sit and watch his teammates face the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. It would have been harder were he to play, considering the back …

Phil Jackson Very Likely To Join the Knicks

Phil Jackson can’t seem to shake the allure of the game. It just calls him right back, and oh, no… now he’s with the Knicks. Staying true to his word on being done with coaching, New York Times reports that …

Phil Jackson Reportedly Headed Back to the Knicks

Phil Jackson left the NBA in 2011. Since that time numerous teams have tried to entice the 11-time coaching champion out of his retirement home in Montana and back to the game of basketball. Now, it appears that the New …

Phil Jackson Seriously Considering Offer To Join New York Knicks’ Front Office

An important league source reports that former Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson is close to accepting an important position at the New York Knicks’ front office. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith says that the exact job …

Joakim Noah Leads Bulls In Overtime Win Over Heat

Joakim Noah scored 20 points, 7 assists, and 5 blocks for the Chicago Bulls in Sunday’s game versus Miami Heat. Noah filled up his team’s stats and led them through an overtime victory with a final score of 95-88. The …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Interested In Rejoining Bucks

NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has made it known that he would be interested in rejoining the Milwaukee Bucks franchise if he was to get a call from them. ”If I get a call, I will definitely offer my …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Interested In Owning Milwaukee Bucks

Former NBA star, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, has showed interest in owning the Milwaukee Bucks – one of the teams he played for in his basketball career. Abdul-Jabbar started playing for the Milwaukee Bucks in 1969 when he was chosen No. 1 …

LeBron James Makes a Music Video, Sports a Black Mask in Return to Heat

Miami Heat star LeBron James has had a busy week. Not only did the forward appear in a hilarious music video with The Tonight Show’s Jimmy Fallon, James also returned to the court last night after sitting out for a …

WWE Championship Belts From LeBron to the Heat

The 2013 NBA Champs the Miami Heat now have a belt to add to their winning collection. LeBron James got the idea to buy a WWE Championship belt for himself when he saw Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy sport …

UNC Basketball Player Straps on Google Glass for Warmups UNC Basketball Player Straps on Google Glass for Warmups

Though you’re unlikely to see college or professional athletes sporting Google Glass during actual games, plenty of them are showing what it’s like to really be in the moment, POV style, through Google Glass. Here’s another example of just how …

Lakers Rumors: Pau Gasol Ending Season With Lakers?

Many guys in the NBA enjoyed their All-Star break maybe spending time with family and friends, watching the Olympics, catching up on some reading, or watching Oscar nominated movies so they can get caught up before the awards show. Others …

Lamar Odom Continues Basketball Career In Spain

Lamar Odom, 34, has just signed a two-month contract with Spanish basketball team Laboral Kutxa. The former forward for the Los Angeles Lakers also has the chance to extend the contract for the remaining season which allows him to fill …

John Wall Claims NBA Slam Dunk Throne, But Fans Are Confused

Whenever East meets West, there is a battle to be won. John Wall of the Washington Wizards showed off his impressive skills during All-Star Saturday’s 2014 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest in New Orleans. Wall’s reverse dunk move, which he did …

LeBron James: Will He Be On Mount Rushmore?

LeBron James of course knows that there is no Mount Rushmore of the NBA. However, if there was, the Miami Heat superstar thinks that his face should eventually be carved into it. A clip from an interview with NBA TV’s …

Awesome Uncle Turns Kid’s First Points into SportsCenter Highlight

If you really want a kid to get into sports, you have to make them excited about playing. Editing a kid’s first-ever bucket and overlaying the SportsCenter top 10 graphics is a damn fine way to start. Via reddit, one …

Sasha Vujacic Signs With Los Angeles Clippers With 10-Day Contract

In a search to obtain more depth for their roster, the Los Angeles Clippers have signed Sasha Vujacic. He is a native of Slovenia, and will join a group of talented veterans that are continually being added to the Clipppers …