A CHANCE TO PLAY WITH CHRIS PAUL

Right Guard, the official deodorant of the NBA, recently announced that they are offering fans and two of their friends a chance to win a trip to play ball with Chris Paul in the “Right Guard Fast Break CP+3 Sweepstakes” beginning at midnight (Central Time) on April 27, hosted exclusively on RightGuard.com. One grand-prize winner … [Read more…]

AMERICA’S HOTTEST DANCE CREW

For the fourth consecutive year, NBA.com fans voted the Miami Heat Dancers as the winner of the Dance Team Bracket challenge. In the finals, the Heat Dancers received 64% of the votes while runner-up Houston got 36% of the votes. It was the second time in four years the Heat Dancers have faced Rocket Power … [Read more…]

PREDICTION: CAVS BEAST IN EAST

When Paul Pierce was asked which team was the toughest to eliminate in the Celtics’ road to winning their 17th championship, he said, without any hesitation, “Cleveland.” The Cavaliers pushed the Celtics to seven grueling games in last season’s Eastern Conference semifinals, and when the series was over, the Celtics and pretty much every team … [Read more…]

CAN LeBRON BRING TITLE TO CLEVELAND?

LeBron James is a true resident expert of Cleveland sports lore. He knows all too well the monumental failures of professional sports teams in Cleveland. After the Akron native powered the Cavaliers to a 66-16 regular-season record, clinching home-court advantage throughout the NBA playoffs, James immediately turned his attention to the bigger picture – winning … [Read more…]

STATE SHINES THANKS TO COACH IZZO

Michigan State’s incredible run in the NCAA tournament not only lifted the spirits of an entire state but it also secured Tom Izzo’s place among the elite coaches in the sport. Despite losing badly to North Carolina in the championship game before 72,000 pro-Michigan State fans at Detroit’s Ford Field, Izzo’s Spartans provided Michiganders an … [Read more…]

TOP 10 ALL-TIME NBA EUROS

Vlade Divac’s No. 21 jersey was recently retired by the Sacramento Kings in honor of the groundbreaking Serbian center’s six successful seasons with the club. Divac was the emotional leader and most popular player on the best teams in the franchise’s history, including the Kings’ back-to-back Pacific Division champions and the 2002 Western Conference finalists. … [Read more…]

GREATEST HALL OF FAME CLASS

When a Hall of Fame class includes arguably the greatest player of all time, arguably the greatest point guard in NBA history, arguably one of the best centers of his generation, arguably one of the greatest coaches in NBA history and arguably one of the best coaches of all time in women’s basketball, then it’s … [Read more…]