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Ball Don’t Lie: Andrew Bynum’s former neighbors have accused him of a lot of things. These things range in seriousness from not at all serious to pretty damn serious and involve guns, dogs, cars, fences, marijuana, and loud music. Bynum denies it all and claims that the neighbors are the ones who used to harass him by throwing pennies at his Ferrari and banging the side of his house with a stick. They’ve sued each other.
The Basketball Jones: Emeka Okafor helped the Washington Wizards win their first game of the season last night, causing one guy to get so excited about the prospect of high-fiving him that the guy nearly fell over a railing. Fortunately, Okafor saved him from possible injury and further humiliation.
The Point Forward: Damian Lillard is afraid of statues, which might explain why he went 6-21 in a loss to the Wizards yesterday. Obviously, Lillard knows he has to start playing worse in order to avoid the possibility of receiving and/or being made into a statue.
The Diss: This site uses the same WordPress theme as mine and regularly conducts league pass power rankings. They also do games of the week, and in a very similar way to how I do it. I’m not nearly famous nor arrogant enough to suggest that I’m being copied, so I’m just going to assume I’ve been cloned.
Fox News: Ricky Rubio has been cleared to participate in full-contact practices. As much as I enjoy his Footlocker commercial, it’ll be nice to see the enthusiastic young man on TV for basketball reasons. CAN’T WAIT.
Pro Basketball Talk: As I expected, Gerald Wallace has been warned for his late-game flop against Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks. No additional fines for Reggie Evans, though? He was like a fish out of water in that game.
NY Daily News: Speaking of Reggie Evans, Jason Terry thinks he’s “soft.” And Reggie thinks Rajon Rondo is like a mosquito. I’ve always thought Rondo looks like an insect, but I’d probably go with a praying mantis.
Ball Don’t Lie/It’s Always Sunny In Detroit: Professional sports can be awfully grueling sometimes. For example, Kris Humpries needs a tetanus shot and Amir Johnson could probably use a set of crutches and a pair of high tops.
Eye On Basketball: Amare Stoudemire is willing to come off the bench. Unfortunately, it’s probably safe to assume that he remains unwilling to rebound and play defense.
USA Today: Michael Jordan, a notoriously poor dresser, was recently given the boot from a Miami Beach country club for going golfing in his cargo shorts. Sounds like the people running this country club are a little too uptight. I mean, it’s Michael Jordan — just be thankful he didn’t wear this, or this.
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76ers center Andrew Bynum sued his neighbors and they responded with their own lawsuit, each side accusing the other of committing egregious transgressions.
Andrew Bynum is involved in a lawsuit with his former California neighbors that features plenty of mudslinging from both sides, TMZ reports.
According to Thirty Mile Zone, the current Philadelphia 76ers center filed a lawsuit in L.A. Superior Court accusing his former neighbors, the Becketts, of being violent and racist. His lawsuit reportedly claims the Becketts have objected to...
While center Andrew Bynum recovers from knee surgery to prepare for his Philadelphia 76ers debut, he's dealing with accusations that he wasn't loved by everyone in Los Angeles, according to a TMZ report. Bynum and two of his former neighbors are suing each other, regarding his time as a home owner in a Los Angeles suburb, the paper reported, citing documents filed in Los...
Andrew Bynum has yet to play a minute for the 76ers this season, but he is keeping busy especially with a legal dispute he is having with his neighbors. The neighbors (Ramond and Cindy Beckett) have been accused of harassing Bynum since he moved next door to them in Westchester over seven years ago.
According to TMZ:
According to his lawsuit, filed in L.A. County Superior Court...
Andrew Bynum is one of the best talents in the NBA and when healthy is the second best center in the NBA and a true star. However, the healthy part has been the problem for the 25-year-old center who has only had two real injury free seasons. When the Philadelphia 76ers acquired him in the Dwight Howard to LA trade, he was considered to be a franchise cornerstone, who the team...
Andrew Bynum is in a ugly legal battle with his former California neighbors, who he filed a lawsuit against for harassment. According to TMZ, Bynum claimed the neighbors “threw coins at his Ferrari (which chipped the paint), screamed at him about his music, and even banged the side of his house with “a long stick.”" The neighbors have issued a countersuit claiming Bynum...
Following last night’s 100-98 victory over the Mavericks, Sixers forward Thaddeus Young joined the GameTime crew to talk about the season thus far. When Young is first asked if he considers the 76er’s an elite team in the Eastern Conference without Andrew Bynum, he says, “Yes, definitely.” But Chris Webber later repeats the question, while chuckling, where Thaddeus Young...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Evan Turner scored 25 points, Jason Richardson hit four 3-pointers down the stretch and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Charlotte Bobcats 104-98 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory.
Jrue Holliday added 13 points and a career-high 15 assists for Philadelphia, which shot 51 percent from the field. Richardson had 14 of his 22 points in the final...
Though they may not be household names, Jrue Holiday, Evan Turner and Thaddeus Young are emerging as go-to guys for the Philadelphia 76ers.
Visiting Philadelphia tries for a third consecutive victory Friday night against the Charlotte Bobcats, who hope to avoid a sixth loss in seven meetings in this series.
The 76ers (9-6) entered this season surrounded by plenty of hype thanks...
After struggling offensively to start the season, the Philadelphia 76ers appear to have found their groove.
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The 76ers (10-6) continued to get a boost from their...