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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NBA legend Michael Jordan believes he could beat LeBron James in a one-on-one basketball game when he was in his prime. He’s not sure about Kobe Bryant. In a video promoting the NBA 2K14 video game that is being released today, Jordan said there’s a long list of players he would’ve liked to have played one-on-one: Jerry West, Elgin Baylor, Julius Erving, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, Bryant and James, who dons the cover of this year’s game. “I don’t think I would lose,” Jordan said in the video, before smiling and adding, “Other than to Kobe Bryant because he steals all of my moves.” Jordan, a six-time NBA champion and considered by many the greatest basketball player ever, has had a sponsorship deal with 2K Sports since 2011, when he first appeared on the cover of the popular game. The 50-year-old Jordan, who was a five-time league MVP, also shared the cover in 2012 with Magic Johnson and Larry Bird. This year will be the first time on the cover for James, a four-...
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In an interview to help promote the Oct. 1 release of “NBA2K14,” Michael Jordan gave Kobe Bryant a backhanded compliment of sorts about how things would go down if he were to take on the Los Angeles Lakers star in a little one-on-one match-up while he still was in in his prime. Jordan said that […]The post Kobe Bryant responds to Jordan about accusation that he stole MJ’s...
After a few years of putting it back in his bag of tricks, LeBron James took to Instagram to alert the fans, the NBA and, uh, dust-averse patrons and media seated courtside at NBA games, that his patented pregame powder toss will make its triumphant comeback this 2013-14 NBA season. LeBron made the momentous announcement […]The post With crazy hashtag action, LeBron James says...
LeBron James is bringing back the chalk toss
Remember when LeBron James use to toss chalk up in the air before games? If you forgot it’s because James hasn’t done it since halfway through the 2011 playoffs, when he arguably was going through his roughest basketball stretch of his career. Thus he stopped his famous pregame ritual. But exhale LeBron fans, James will be bringing...
LeBron James is bringing back the pregame powder.
The Miami Heat star says he's decided to resume his one-time tradition of tossing powder into the air just before the start of games. He's depicted doing exactly that on the cover of the NBA 2K14 video game that was released this week, that image almost serving as a teaser of what was to come this season.
James got away...
LeBron James seeking to limit distractions during the Miami Heat's quest for a three-peat this season said Monday he doesn't intend to further address how he'll handle his potential free agency next summer.
James speaking during the Heat's annual preseason media day said he appreciates the situation but doesn't want to feed speculation about it going forward...
Lakers fans have all be hanging unto a thread of hope when it comes to Kobe Bryant Achilles tendon rehab process, but one former Laker doesn’t think that it’s as promising as the LA faithful would like to think. CBS Sports reports that Kareem Abdul-Jabar has offered his opinion on Kobe’s recovery, and it definitely isn’t what Laker nation wants to hear.
“It’s a rebuilding...
LeBron James has the world's best-selling NBA jersey.
The Miami Heat star and four-time league MVP tops the NBA's global list of jersey sales for this past season, according to numbers released Tuesday. James, who also has the top-selling jersey in the United States, outsold Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma...
Thanks to the fine folks over at the Los Angeles Times, we now know that the Lakers guard Nick Young has already decided to start letting the trash talk fly in the direction of Kobe Bryant.
As Bryant stepped on the Lakers practice court for the first time since his injury, Young has decided to let some verbal barbs fly in the direction of Kobe:
“I’ve been talking trash to...
With October in full swing, this can only mean one thing; the 2013-14 NBA season is just around the corner. And whether you’re a fan or a hater, the Miami Heat’s talent and athleticism is undeniable. This season, the Heat will attempt to become the sixth team in history to win three consecutive NBA titles. […]
In a video promoting NBA 2K14, Michael Jordan says he believes he could beat LeBron James as well as Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony in a one-on-one basketball game while they were all in their prime. He’s not sure about Kobe Bryant, “he steals all my moves.”
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In a video promoting the NBA 2K14 video game that is being released today, Jordan...
The Miami Heat had media day on Monday and not surprisingly there was plenty of talk about next summer and LeBron James' free-agency.
Stop me if you've heard this before, but LBJ's message was that he's not focusing on it, instead giving his attention to the team and the upcoming season.
D-Wade was also asked about LeBron's decision...
Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant is one of the fiercest competitor in the league. Little, if anything, will stop him from playing the game of basketball. Five months after having surgery to repair his Achilles, Bryant states that he is "feeling good", as reported by Dave McMenanim of ESPNLA.Bryant has been rehabbing with a special, gravity-altered treadmill and has...
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — LeBron James has the world’s best-selling NBA jersey.
The Miami Heat star and four-time league MVP tops the NBA’s global list of jersey sales for this past season, according to numbers released Tuesday. James — who also has the top-selling jersey in the United States — outsold Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers...
Miami Heat star LeBron James says he’s a better basketball player now than he was last year. “I got better,” James said. “I’m a better basketball player than I was last year, in every aspect.” James is heading into his fourth training camp with the Miami Heat, which could be his last. But