Afternoon Delight: Rodman Wants to Coach the Knicks

Not long after Phil Jackson fired Derek Fisher, speculation about the Knicks' new coach from all corners: will Jackson step in?  Or will he hire Luke Walton?  Or Brian Shaw?  Or former C's assistant Tom Thibodeau?One unexpected candidate threw his name into the conversation with this tweet: Hey @PhilJackson11 @nyknicks, I have a pretty decent resume on the court and I can coach...
Via Celtics Life
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Cheat Sheet: NBA HC firings, more SB50 reaction, & a tee-ball HR

Big NBA coaching news, some more reaction to Super Bowl 50, an awesome tee-ball home run, and much more here at the Tuesday Cheat Sheet. Giddy up… The Knicks fired Derek Fisher and the Kings may have fired George Karl by the time you read this The day after the Super Bowl ended up being a huge news day… in the NBA. Apparently the Monday after the Super Bowl is “Black Monday”...
Via The Comeback
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman throws name into the ring as potential Knicks head coach

The New York Knicks fired Derek Fisher today, and it appears a surprising candidate has thrown his name into the ring – none other than former Detroit Pistons and Chicago Bulls forward/crazy person Dennis Rodman. Hey @PhilJackson11 @nyknicks, I have a pretty decent resume on the court and I can coach; and I'm available. Call me. @nba — Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) February...
Via The Comeback
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rodman wants Phil Jackson to know he’s ready to coach Knicks

Dennis Rodman is apparently trying to get into coaching. The basketball Hall of Famer tweeted to Knicks President Phil Jackson and the team’s official Twitter account to lobby for the now-vacant head coaching position. Hey @PhilJackson11 @nyknicks, I have a pretty decent resume on the court and I can coach; and I'm available. Call me. @nba — Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman wants to coach the Knicks

The New York Knicks have a head coaching vacancy and according to TMZ, Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman wants the job, per a post on his Twitter. Hey @PhilJackson11 @nyknicks, I have a pretty decent resume on the court and I can coach; and I'm available. Call me. @nba — Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) February 8, 2016 There’s no denying that Rodman’s basketball career speaks for...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman is at it again -- and now he wants the Knicks coaching job

Dennis Rodman is hardly known for keeping personal conversations to intimate spaces, which is why it was no surprise that he started lobbying for the Knicks head coaching job on Twitter after the blue and orange fired its coach, Derek Fisher, on Monday.Rodman played for Phil Jackson as a member of the Bulls during their three championship runs from 1995-96 to 1997-98. But it's probably...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Unabashed gluttony takes center stage at Philly's Wing Bowl

PHILADELPHIA (AP) With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook. When a queasy chicken-wing contest competitor could digest no longer and heaved brown, lumpy chunks on a plate of discarded bones - and the crowd roared with unapologetic glee - the basketball Hall of Famer wanted to make sure where things stood. ''Throw up and you're out...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman’s naked lady Hummer for sale on eBay

Who wouldn’t want to put their tax return toward Dennis Rodman’s 1992 Hummer which is now for sale on eBay?  For $55,000.00, it can be yours.  When Rodman cruised around Detroit and Chicago, this bad boy was had naked ladies painted on it.  Like, actual naked ladies.  Now, it’s covered with a steel metal plastic dip that can be removed “in about one hour” according...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman to headline Philadelphia's Wing Bowl

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Former NBA star Dennis Rodman will appear at Philadelphia's bawdy Wing Bowl eating contest. WIP Morning Show host Angelo Cataldi made the announcement Thursday on his sports radio show, calling Rodman ''politically incorrect like the event itself.'' Rodman later tweeted ''Women, insanity, & (at)SportsRadioWIP: That's my kind of place!'' Past Wing Bowl attendees...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking: Blake Griffin’s hand… and the Clippers’ trust in each other

The Los Angeles Clippers entered this season as a team with multiple knuckleheads on the roster. You know what a knucklehead generally is, but let’s be clear and up front about it: A knucklehead is someone who persistently makes egregiously bad decisions, on or off the court, to the extent that his team is repeatedly and significantly harmed by those actions. These players might...
Via Bloguin Best
14 days ago  |  Discuss

The NBA's most improved and disappointing teams

As we approach the halfway point of the 2016 NBA season, it's time to take a look at how teams are doing compared to last season. Going into the season we expected some teams, like Philadelphia, to have poor records because they are still in the "rebuilding stage." Others, like the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors, are in "win now" mode, and we have set high expectations...
Via The Sports Quotient
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Time is ticking for Chris Paul

Legacy. Legacy is something that all young athletes strive to achieve someday. There are over 540,000 male high school basketball players each year. Only 3.4%, about 18,000, will play college basketball at the NCAA level. Of these 18,000, about 4,000 are draft eligible. Only 1.2% of these athletes are drafted from the NCAA to the NBA, and only a portion of those athletes actually...
Via The Sports Quotient
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 NBA plays honors late rock legend David Bowie

Ziggy Stardust and the NBA? The two really haven’t had a ton of connection over the years. But, as the man and myth of Rock and Roll, David Bowie, shockingly passed away on Monday, the NBA found a way to honor the iconic Hall of Famer. They did it with dedication of their daily Top 5 plays video, mixing in some of his famous lyrics, songs and personalities in a unique tribute to...
Via The Comeback
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman x Jason Voorhees Illustration

There was a time when playing Dennis Rodman and the Bad Boys era Detroit Pistons was like being in a horror flick and wherever they played turned into Camp Crystal Lake. Those were the good ol’ days. Art by Karmo Ruusmaa. The post Dennis Rodman x Jason Voorhees Illustration appeared first on Hooped Up.
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January 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley: Bulls 72-win team would ‘kill’ Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors could very well break the record previously held by the Chicago Bulls for most wins in a single NBA season. But will that make them a better team? Charles Barkley doesn’t think so. On Thursday, Barkley said the 1995-1996 Bulls team that won 72 games would be a complete mismatch for the 2015-2016 Warriors. “That Bulls team would kill this...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Rodman: Isiah Thomas, not Bird, should've made Dream Team

Dennis Rodman has done a lot of weird and crazy things in his life, and saying Isiah Thomas should’ve been on the 1992 Dream Team ahead of Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird certainly is one of them. Rodman was asked during a recent radio appearance on Sirius XM’s “NBA Today” show which Dream Team member shouldn’t have made the roster so Thomas would’ve had a spot....
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

QUIZ: 1995-96 Chicago Bulls playoffs roster

The 1995-96 Chicago Bulls posted the best-ever NBA regular season record at 72-10 before winning their fourth NBA title, defeating the Seattle Supersonics in six games. Can you name each member of that squad's playoff roster?
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Fade-Away: The hairstyle that could change basketball

There have been few moments in basketball history when aesthetics truly impacted the game. Most notably, the fusion of basketball with hip-hop in the late 80's and early 90's marked the biggest cosmetic change when the Fab Five, and then later Michael Jordan, started wearing baggy shorts. Later, with Allen Iverson, the hip-hop vibe found its quintessential basketball partner...
Via The Sports Quotient
October 27, 2015  |  Discuss predicts 48-win Celtics team, players with potential of Harden, Rodman and Parish, an analytics website that's part of ESPN, created a projection system to predict how good each NBA player will be by comparing them to the career arcs of other similar players (pictured above for Kelly Olynyk).The FiveThirtyEight metric is quite high on the 2015-16 Celtics, picking them to win 48 games.  The website's founder, Nate Silver, claims the C's may...
Via Celtics Life
October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

NCAA bans belly buttons, prompting players to cry foul

By Emily Van Buskirk In a world controlled by rules and regulations — by owners, general managers and governing bodies — athletes have always found a way to make a sport their own. Some of the greatest competitors throughout history have taken their talent and turned it into a lifestyle — through clothing, physical appearance and even extracurricular activities. Think Tiger...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Jordan Mickey studied Dennis Rodman

  Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Mickey and Wright would study footage of the NBA’s most relentless interior players. They focused on Dennis Rodman, the eccentric forward who thrived by rebounding, defending, and being an overall nuisance...
Via Red's Army
August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman endorses Donald Trump for President

By Rachel Wold. Real estate mogul Donald Trump has been losing credibility as fast as the speed of sound ever since he announced his candidacy to run for President of the United States. Trump burned many bridges when multiple major entities cut ties with him after he made racist and inappropriate remarks about Mexican immigrants. Not to worry though, because Trump has “friend”...
Via Sportsnaut
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman stands up for Hulk Hogan, says he is not racist

Dennis Rodman, last seen visiting North Korea and praising the ways of his friend — noted oppressor Kim Jong-un — has now taken up for Hulk Hogan. After transcripts of anti-Black comments made by the wrestler came to light Friday, Rodman sent some tweets defending his friend and saying he is not racist. I've known...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Buy Dennis Rodman’s 1959 Cadillac Convertible — $70,000 + on eBay

Enter a bidding war for Rodman's Caddy!
Via Busted Coverage
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman Says He Would Date Caitlyn/Bruce Jenner

Olympic champion turned reality television personality Bruce Jenner announced what his new name is going to be via Vanity Fair recently as he continues his transition from man to woman--Caitlyn Jenner. The announcement and the pic caused quite a stir online with many praising him for his courage and many more calling him a "science project."Another unique personality, basketball...
Via FatManWriting
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss
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