Archive for March, 2007

Starbury Supports Sam Mitchell

Starbury Supports Sam Mitchell

Marbury believes that should be enough for Mitchell to earn a contract extension as well. “I mean he basically has a team that’s playing well,” said Marbury. “They’ve gotten over that hump since Vince [Carter] left. They’ve solidified Chris [Bosh] [...]

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Is Larry Brown The Next Coach Of The Bobcats?

Is Larry Brown The Next Coach Of The Bobcats?

With Bernie Bickerstaff officially not returning to the Charlotte bench in 2007, the Larry Brown speculation has also begun. “I don’t know about anything right now, and that includes Charlotte,” Brown told Stephen A. Smith on Tuesday, just hours after [...]

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Bucks Show Terry Stotts The Door

Bucks Show Terry Stotts The Door

Terry Stotts was fired as coach of the Milwaukee Bucks, the team announced this afternoon. General manager Larry Harris said in a news release that an interim coach would be named before the Bucks play the San Antonio Spurs on [...]

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Bickerstaff Won’t Return As Bobcat Coach

Bickerstaff Won’t Return As Bobcat Coach

While he will be invited to stay with the organization, Bernie Bickerstaff will not return as coach of the Charlotte Bobcats next season. Michael Jordan said Tuesday that Bickerstaff, who also serves as general manager, will finish the season and [...]

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Rasheed Wallace The Tech Machine

Rasheed Wallace The Tech Machine

Until the end of the season, every other technical foul called on Rasheed Wallace will result in an automatic one-game suspension. “It don’t affect me,” Wallace said after practice Monday. “I can’t sit up there and think about that. I’m [...]

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Bogut May Face Disciplinary Action

Bogut May Face Disciplinary Action

Andrew Bogut may face disciplinary action from the NBA after making an obscene gesture toward the crowd near the end of Milwaukee’s 108-93 loss to Toronto on Monday night. After committing a flagrant foul against Toronto’s Chris Bosh with 49 [...]

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Big Baby To Go Pro

Big Baby To Go Pro

Glen Davis of LSU intends to declare for June’s NBA Draft, a source close to the team told SI.com on Tuesday. A press conference has not been scheduled to make the announcement official. Davis, who averaged 17.7 points and 10.4 [...]

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Peterson Looking Forward To Free Agency?

Peterson Looking Forward To Free Agency?

Morris Peterson’s 2006-2007 season has been one where he has gone back and forth from starter to reserve many times. It is something that he will be cognizant of when he becomes a free agent. “That’s something I’m definitely going [...]

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Mavericks Done At 17

Mavericks Done At 17

Mickael Pietrus scored 20 points and the Warriors emphatically snapped the Mavericks’ 17-game winning streak, dominating the league leaders throughout a 117-100 victory Monday night. The seventh-longest winning streak in NBA history ended with the Warriors’ fourth straight win over [...]

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Kobe Bryant Gets Flagrant 1 Foul

Kobe Bryant Gets Flagrant 1 Foul

The NBA has assessed the Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant a Flagrant 1 foul for a hit on Kyle Korver in the final moments of the first half Friday night in the Wachovia Center. No foul was assessed by the [...]

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Ron Artest Guarantees Playoffs

Ron Artest Guarantees Playoffs

Ron Artest on Sunday guaranteed the Kings would be in the playoffs, although he has said as much since the season began. The small forward will be playing in his second game back since he was excused for his arrest [...]

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Amaechi Will Endorse HeadBlade

John Amaechi has gone from forgotten NBA player to a household name due to the disclosure of his orientation and now he is set to receive an endorsement from a company that sells men’s grooming products. Amaechi “is the perfect [...]

by × March 12, 2007 ×
Cuban Almost Sold Mavericks This Summer

Cuban Almost Sold Mavericks This Summer

Mark Cuban spent most of the Sunday conversation on ESPN’s SportsCenter complaining about the NBA’s marketing strategies. Then near the end, he said he came “real close” to selling the Mavs during the summer. He even went so far as [...]

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Joe Dumars Speaks To Billups About Rumours

Joe Dumars Speaks To Billups About Rumours

Joe Dumars had a brief sit-down conversation with impending free agent Chauncey Billups. Dumars couldn’t help notice a spate of newspaper stories popping up speculating about Billups’ pending free agency. “The only thing I said to him was, however you [...]

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