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In episode #3, Sports-Kings founder, Jason Whitney interviews The Hoop Doctors, Kevin Burke. During the interview they talk about Kevin Burke’s journey from high school, college and the days leading up to getting a call from The Hoop Doctors. Later they talk about Kevin’s personal blog, The Kevin Burke Project. Listen in and here about Kevin’s interviews from Dwyane Wade to former Georgetown head coach, John Thompson II.
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After leaving Jordan Brand for Li-Ning, the Chinese sportswear and athletic shoe company built the Heat star’s brand around the phrase, “Way of Wade.” That slogan has inspired Wade’s new nickname, “WOW”, which LeBron thinks is corny. According to Ethan J. Skolnick, The Palm Beach Post: LeBron James was so amused by Dwyane Wade’s new self-proclaimed nickname that he...
Just stick to D Wade. It is catchy and easy to remember. Sometimes simpler is better, no need to mess up a good thing. I know Li-Ning gave him a billion trillion dollars to wear their sneakers, but he should have stopped this immediately when it was presented to him.
It is just terrible, that is why Lebron is laughing about it.
Dwyane Wade has announced a new nickname, in conjunction...
Dwyane Wade has come up with a new nickname for himself, and at least one of his Miami Heat teammates does not approve. According to Ethan J. Skolnick of The Palm Beach Post, Wade would now like to be referred to as “WOW.”
The acronym stands for “World of Wade,” and I think LeBron James can speak for all of us in saying that it is not cool.
“It’s ‘WOW,’ Way of Wade...
There is a short list of NBA players that don’t abide to the unwritten rule of given nicknames. Kobe Bryant is infamously one of them, calling himself the “Black Mamba” without anyone actually ever calling him it, prior to the name existence There is obviously Shaq, who has thousands of nicknames with unknown origins. And now we can add his former teammate, Dwyane...
MIAMI -- Dwyane Wade is usually the Miami Heat's best supporting actor. But on Oscar night, give him the award for best actor.
LeBron James, the guy who almost always gets top billing, didn't look like himself in the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at AmericanAirlines Arena. But that's OK because No. 3 was doubly good and sure looked like No. 6.
In case you hadn’t heard, Dwyane Wade wants to be called by his new self appointed nickname, WOW. Which stands for Way of Wade.
Obviously, the nickname is a horrible and even teammate LeBron James thinks the nickname is corny.
Not wanting to listen to James’ criticism of the nickname, Wade decided that he would ask his Twitter followers how they felt about his new self appointed...
Tweet Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade is a bit flamboyant both on the court with his play and off the court with his bold style and fashion persona. Apparently Wade has givenhimself a new nickname to coincide with his shoe line with Li-Ning. Per the Palm Beach Post, Wade wants to be known as “WOW”: “It’s [...]
Dwyane Wade is trying his darndest to make himself the most unlikable member of the Miami Heat. LeBron James had a great head start with the whole Decision Debacle, but time is beginning to heal some of those wounds (at least outside the 216 area code). Wade has delivered more than his fair share of cheap shots on the court, but now he's gone way too far.
According to The Palm Beach Post, LeBron James does not fancy Dwyane Wade’s new nickname. Just like LeBron walks around with his self-proclaimed moniker with the “king”, his own teammate [...]
Uh oh, better bring out the wheelchair!
If there is one certain thing that we all know and can agree on, it is that you don’t give yourself a nickname. While I blossomed as G$ once I discovered the internet, I have to give credit to Big Dick Daddy Sping for calling me that in high school. I’m not going to reveal names but some of you will get who I’m talking about, but at...
Chris Bosh is up to his old tricks. After Dwyane Wade surpassed 16,000 career points in a win over the Sixers Saturday, Bosh celebrated by video bombing his teammate’s postgame interview.
MIAMI -- The Miami Heat are putting on such a show these days that fans are even crowding around the basket during warmups.
Some might say the dunks LeBron James pulled off before Sunday's home game against Cleveland were so impressive they provided better entertainment than the game itself.
James was back to providing some awesome dunks before Tuesday's game against Sacramento...
MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade got hot down the stretch, and LeBron James missed a layup in the final minute.
Both were huge breaks for the Miami Heat.
James scored 28 points, Wade scored 11 of his 24 in the final five minutes -- when Miami needed him most -- and the Heat extended the NBA's longest current winning streak to 11 games, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 109-105 in a...
MIAMI (AP) -- Heat coach Erik Spoelstra summed up the efforts of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade in three words: "Video game numbers," he said.
Both put up monster stat lines.
And the Miami Heat needed them.
James scored 40 points and added a career-high 16 assists, Wade had 39 points, and the Heat pushed their winning streak to 12 games by outlasting the Sacramento Kings...
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“In the post game interview, Byron Scott mentioned that the Cavs were told to switch every single pick at the end. The Miami play was designed so that LeBron and Bosh both...