A couple weeks back, we mentioned a story about Minnesota Timberwolves Michael Beasley hiring a PR firm to help raise his image.Well for Beasley, it appears that he has parted ways with the company after only three weeks:
Back on Oct. 21, news broke that Beasley had hired S & S Associates to improve his image. On Wednesday, a representative for the the firm issued a terse statement...
To say Minnesota Timberwolves' Ricky Rubio has some high expectations would be an understatement. The much-heralded rookie will be under the microscope of fans, and players to see if this 2009 top-10 lottery pick will live up to the hype.
And if Rubio does make a splash, then he sure is going to be giving thanks to some heavy-hitters in the NBA -- Paul Pierce, and Kevin Garnett...
For someone like Ricky Rubio who is looking to adjust to life in the NBA, the lockout is probably particularly annoying. Every player in the league has to find ways to keep themselves occupied and some even have to figure out how to manage their funds, but for a rookie who is new to America [...]
Rather than spending the lockout practicing in his home town of Barcelona or signing to play with in the Euro league, Minnesota's young point guard has decided to come to LA to learn the American style of play. He has joined a pick up league, with the likes of Danny Granger, Joakim Noah, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garrnett and has been training daily with renowned NBA trainer Joe Abunassar.
The whole situation is just messed up. Depending on who you listen to, the players are slowly losing their strength. There were the questions about Derek Fisher‘s loyalty, and now reports that many big-name players participated in the decertification calls this week. On the other side, the owners’ offers keep getting worse and worse. You [...]
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