I respect Kevin Durant’s game. Durant is not only is the 4th or 5th best player in the NBA, but his humble disposition with the media and fans is endearing, especially in this Summer of LeBron hatred. He’s a fluid, sweet-shooting scorer, who at 21 years young is the future […]
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For the latest news on Enes Kanter click HERE On the heels of reports that Reggie Bush may get his Heisman trophy stripped because he accepted extra benefits, another athlete is in the headlines with allegeded NCAA rules violations. Pete Thamel of the New York Times is reporting that Kentucky […]
Istanbul (2010 FIBA World Championships) – Toronto Raptors forward Linas Kleiza scored 30 points and grabbed 9 rebounds, as Lithuania beat China 78-67 in an Eight-Finals game. The victory sends the Lituania in to the quarterfinals in a do or die game versus Argentina. Playing without Yao Ming, China got […]
In another impressive showing, Team USA crushed Angola 121-66 at the FIBA World Championship in Istanbul. Kevin Durant and Chancey Billups combined for 33 points in the 1st half, leading America to a 65-38 lead at halftime. Billups finished with 19, while Eric Gordon(5 3′s) and Kevin Durant added 17. Angola […]
Slovenia used a barrage of 3′s in the 2nd quarter to prople them to a 87-58 victory over Australia, to advance to the quarterfinals. Slovenia shot 6 for 10 in the 2nd and took an 42-21 halftime lead. Jaka Lakovic’s 19(11 first half points) led Slovenia and Primo Brezec added […]
Defending champions Spain used a stingy 2nd half 2-3 zone defense, to defeat tough Greek squad 80-72 in their Eight-Final match-up in Instanbul. Juan Carlos Navarro led the Spaniards with 22 points, but last nights victory was truly a team effort. It amazes me that Spain is still in this tournament, who are […]