Ray Allen calls for NBA to bring back Sonics in Instagram post

All-time three-point king Ray Allen enjoyed some of the best years of his career in Seattle, and now he’s calling for the NBA to do right by the city.In a post to Instagram on Wednesday, Allen, who was a member of the Seattle SuperSonics for five seasons, lobbied for the league to bring the Sonics back. The Sonics joined the NBA in 1967 and won six division titles and an NBA championship...
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Haslem has great quote about Allen’s feud with ex-Celtics teammates

Veteran big man Udonis Haslem is highly regarded as the OG of the Miami Heat, and he proved why once again on Friday.In an appearance on WQAM’s “The Joe Rose Show,” Haslem spoke on former Heat teammate Ray Allen’s feud with his ex-teammates on the Boston Celtics.“It’s not like the year before with Ray they beat us,” said the three-time NBA champion, according to Ira...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ray Allen seemingly responds to criticism from 2008 Celtics

The relationship between Ray Allen and his former Boston Celtics teammates is very icy, and the retired sharp-shooter does not seem motivated to mend it any time soon.On Monday, several members of the 2008 Celtics championship team — Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Rajon Rondo, Kendrick Perkins and Glen Davis — appeared on Garnett’s show “Area 21” to discuss the way Allen left...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Garnett holds 2008 Celtics reunion on 'Area 21'

Kevin Garnett got the gang back together on Monday night, and it was pretty cool to watch. It’s unclear why he chose that particular day, but there had been a lot of talk about a Celtics 2008 team reunion, and it finally happened on Monday.The rumors were true, as Ray Allen was not in attendance. In fact, pretty much everyone aside from Allen was there — Paul Pierce, Glen Davis...
Via The Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rondo: Ray Allen not invited to commemorate 2008 Celtics title

Rajon Rondo is planning a big party to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the Boston Celtics’ 2008 NBA title, and one prominent member of the team is not invited.Sorry, Ray Allen.Rondo told ESPN’s Marc J. Spears that he is putting together a vacation with his former Celtics teammates, and the consensus from the 2008 squad was to not reach out to Allen.“I asked a couple...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 20, 2017  |  Discuss

The Aesthetic: Evolution of the arm sleeve

If it wasn't for a case of bursitis in Allen Iverson's right elbow, the arm sleeve might not have ever been the fashion phenomenon that it became. In 2001, with Iverson dealing with elbow pain, Philadelphia 76ers trainer Lenny Currier decided to improvise and cut up a sleeve to lessen the pain Iverson was feeling in his shooting arm. In his arm sleeve debut, Iverson scored 51 points...
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February 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Thank you, Jesus: Ray Allen's nine best basketball moments

Walter Ray Allen Jr. officially announced his retirement via the Players’ Tribune. In 18 seasons, Allen attained one of the most successful careers in NBA history. Known for his propensity to be a knock-down shooter, he was much more than that. During his time with the Milwaukee Bucks, Seattle SuperSonics, Boston Celtics and Miami Heat, he was a two-time NBA champion, 10-time...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
November 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Ray Allen ends comeback rumors, announces retirement

When the 2016-17 NBA season ends, the Boston Celtics’ Big Three officially will be gone from the game. Kevin Garnett announced his retirement in September, and Paul Pierce revealed he’s retiring as a Celtic after this season. On Tuesday, it was Ray Allen’s turn, as the 41-year-old confirmed he’s retiring in a letter to his younger self on The Players’ Tribune. “I write...
November 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Warriors hope to lure Ray Allen out of retirement

Like the Golden State Warriors need any more shooting. According to Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders, the Warriors—who just snagged Kevin Durant away from the Oklahoma City Thunder—are likely to gauge Ray Allen’s interest in coming out of retirement and joining the NBA’s super team. The Warriors have pushed for a Ray Allen comeback since 2014. Ray has stayed in shape...
Via The Sports Daily
July 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Ray Allen's birthday cake celebrates every stop in career

By Jason Rowan Ray Allen celebrates his 40th birthday on Monday and as part of an apparent 24-hour stint in Las Vegas to celebrate reaching the big 4-0, the Hall of Famer was presented with a five-tiered birthday cake that celebrated each and every stop in his stellar basketball career. From his superstar run at UConn to a journeyman NBA career that saw him enjoy successful runs...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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