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LeBron James was the bane of humanity for leaving Cleveland. Ray Allen was Benedict Arnold for ditching the Celtics.
But Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett? Ah, they were just going to a new team because their time in Boston was up.
That’s not the way everyone has seen the departure of Pierce and Garnett from the Celtics, but at least a couple of Miami Heat stars are finding it strange that, in a league where others have been criticized for leaving their teams before, Pierce and Garnett seem to have been given a free pass.
James spoke Wednesday about his first thoughts when he heard Pierce and Garnett were jumping to the Brooklyn Nets.
“The first thing that I thought was like, ‘Wow, Ray got killed for leaving Boston, and now these guys are leaving Boston,” James said, according to the Daily News. “I think it’s OK. I don’t mind it, but there was a couple guys that basically [criticized] Ray for leaving, and everybody else is leaving.”
Allen took a lot of heat for leaving Boston, and Garne...
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LeBron James reminded the world that the NBA season is approaching. In a preseason game against the Washington Wizards, LeBron threw down three nasty dunks.
If LeBron James wants to rope himself into the back-and-forth (or, for that matter, the silent treatment) that has accompanied the breakup of the Celtics’ Big Three, that’s just fine — Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce will take shots at him as well.
Garnett and Pierce had brief but pointed words for the Heat star this week after James accused the two of getting a break when they...
As noted in the previous post, Miami Heat star LeBron James decided to have a rather epic dunkfest against the Washington Wizards.
With less than five minutes to play in the second quarter, LeBron threw down two nasty back-to-back jams which included a fastbreak double-pump jam and a nasty one-handed alley-oop dunk from Chris Bosh:
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The good news is that the person in the AD “use to have” Erectile Dysfunction, but he is ok now because of Men’s Medical Clinic in New York. Now, he is forever grateful for having his sex life back.
I use to sell advertising for a Newspaper after I got out of college and they know what they are doing. I said unintentional in the title, but I get the feeling it was very intentional...
We all know how intense Kevin Garnett can be. LeBron James went on record to essentially call Garnett and teammate Paul Pierce hypocrites for the way they treated Ray Allen after leaving the Boston Celtics to join the Miami Heat last season last season. Garnett and Pierce, along with Doc Rivers and other Celtics’ players were quick to pass judgement on their former teammate (Allen...
LeBron James and the Miami Heat are in midseason form already. Check out these back to back slams by LeBron in this week’s NBA pre-season game versus the Wizards.
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Andrew Wiggins, arguably the most hyped NBA prospect since LeBron James a decade ago, is about to land the most lucrative endorsement deal for an incoming rookie in history — of course, only after he finishes his freshman year at Kansas. Bleacher Report sources say Wiggins’ deal could be in the $140-$180 million range, and that Adidas is the front-runner at the moment:
Rich Paul is considered the frontrunner to represent Andrew Wiggins.
Paul also represents LeBron James, as well as Canadians such as Tristan Thompson, Cory Joseph and Myck Kabongo.
One NBA agent said he'd "be surprised" if Wiggins didn't end up with Paul.
Paul reportedly met Wiggins last summer in Ohio while James was working out with Kevin Durant.
Second-year shooting guard Bradley Beal torched the Miami Heat on Tuesday night with 29 points (in 31 minutes, no less) in a 100-82 victory for the Washington Wizards. But it was LeBron James who stole the show in the second quarter, throwing down back-to-back powerful fast break dunks that prove he’s ready for the season to begin.
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This isn’t surprising to me.
A lot of NBA player could relate a lot more to Allen Iverson than say Michael Jordan. Most players looked up to Jordan, but their real lives were probably more like Iverson and The King was no different.
“I watch Jordan more than anybody, for sure,” James told ESPN’s Chris Broussard for a story in the upcoming issue of ESPN The Magazine. “But...
And to think the kid hasn’t even played a minute of college basketball yet. Incoming Kansas freshman is widely recognized as the best basketball prospect since LeBron James. Expected to be a superstar in the league, teams are prepping for what looks to be a star-studded 2014 NBA Draft class. Apparently though, it’s not just […]
Kevin Garnett once famously said to Dwight Howard, "Paint your face, clown!"
Although I am no Garnett fan, I think this hilarious snippet of trash talk was well deserved and 100 percent on point regarding the Rockets center.
Dwight Howard has long been renowned for his sophomoric behavior on and off the court. Whether its donning Superman's cape...
Perception, is an extremely powerful thing.
There are some people who say it comes very close to reality in terms of importance, but one thing I will say is what people think is true is generally what they choose to believe. Even if it may not necessarily be the case.
That’s kind of how I feel about the anonymous player poll done by ESPN The Magazine, in which they asked current...
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Andrew Wiggins is yet to take to the court for the first time at Kansas, but he is largely projected as the first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. A draft many (but not all) Celtics fans hope to see Boston selecting very low in.
It is beginning to be reported that Wiggins may command a record breaking type of shoe deal when he does decide to turn pro:
Wow. Report that Andrew...