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NBA stars are mum on other topics at charity event
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Was LeBron James the best player during the lockout??? In short, nope. KD fully took care of that business. However LBJ was a beast in the various charity games he played in too. Witness his unpaid exploits.
With the NBA still on hold, the basketball world turned to the college game on Tuesday night for the matchup of Duke and Ohio State. The teams weren't the only two to have stake in the outcome thanks to a friendly competition between LeBron James and Amar'e Stoudemire. The two did not attend either university, but their fandom sparked a pre-game wager. James tweeted his support...
Last night LeBron and Durant finally met on the flag football field. Last month Durant had played in a flag football game with a local fraternity at Oklahoma State, and following the game LeBron threw out a challenge. LeBron backed up his words and his team won the game 70-63 over Durant. The game was played at the University of Akron and it was dubbed "LeBron's...
By now you’ve seen Carmelo Anthony‘s eighth signature shoe, the Jordan Melo M8. But we guarantee you’ve never seen it like this. Introducing the “Christmas” edition, made exclusively for Carmelo’s game (most likely) against the Celtics in the newly renovated Madison Square Garden on Christmas Day. Check it out: What do you think? Source: Nice [...]
It’s on: LeBron James vs. Kevin Durant in flag football.
Yes, at the very time that NBA players are being asked to sign insurance waivers to work at NBA facilities, the Miami Heat forward is following through on his challenge to Durant with a flag-football game Wednesday night in Akron.
How high are the stakes?
High enough that the game will be streamed live.
“If you ain’t...
LeBron James proved once and for all Wednesday that the recently-ended NBA lockout dragged on far too long, staging an exhibition flag football game against Kevin Durant.
Both James and Durant have revealed a bit of a football jones during the lockout. James reportedly joined an impromptu flag football game in Central Park in New York a few months ago. Durant served as a ringer...
The lockout was going to hurt the economy outside the NBA. Yes, teams were not going to be filling arenas or playing games or bringing foot traffic to stadiums and downtown arenas.
What about the shoe retailers selling the new Kevin Durant sneaker? Or the jersey salesmen at your local Champs? How about the Best Buy down the street peddling copies of NBA2K12?
OK, so maybe a lot...
Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony returned to work Thursday - and immediately were asked about working together.
New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony smiles while speaking to the media after working out at their practice facility in Greenburgh, N.Y., Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011. Exactly one month after the regular season was to have opened, players finally are allowed to enter their...
You didn't think it was actually going to go down, did you? Especially not after the NBA lockout ended and players would get back to work on the courts to get ready for the season that's weeks away.
Nah, it's happening away. Weeks after Kevin Durant took part in an impromptu flag football game with a Twitter fan, he's joined forces with workout buddy LeBron James...