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Darko Wants Out Of New York And NBA

Darko Wants Out Of New York And NBA

Center Darko Milicic told The Post he is hoping his agent can work out an agreement with the Knicks to be released. Milicic said he doesn’t want to leave money on the table, but feels it’s best for him and […]

by × January 14, 2010 ×
Marko Jaric Is Taking His Game To Spain

Marko Jaric Is Taking His Game To Spain

Marko Jaric who has been used by the Grizzlies as much as I’ve used Internet Explorer this year (zilch) is leaving the NBA to play in Spain and he’s taking his hot wife with him too. It’s a sad day for the Memphis […]

by × December 22, 2009 ×
Gerald Green Will Play In Mother Russia

Gerald Green Will Play In Mother Russia

Way back in 2005, the Boston Celtics selected Gerald Green with the 18th pick in the draft. Four years and NBA teams later, Green will now be playing for Lokomotiv Kuban in Russia. Damn, it was all good just a […]

by × December 16, 2009 ×
Grizzlies Looking To Sign Von Wafer

Grizzlies Looking To Sign Von Wafer

Sweet blue bear wearing a headband! The Memphis Grizzlies are expected to sign ex-Rockets guard Von Wafer sometime next week to improve their outside shooting if things fall into place. Wafer, a 6-5 Florida State alum, first needs to complete […]

by × December 11, 2009 ×
Josh Childress Has H1N1

Josh Childress Has H1N1

Greek basketball club Olympiakos announced on Tuesday that their former NBA star Josh Childress has come down with the H1N1 flu and will be out of action for more than a week. “Our player Josh Childress has been diagnosed with […]

by × November 10, 2009 ×
The Knicks-Maccabi Tel Aviv Game Gets Weird

The Knicks-Maccabi Tel Aviv Game Gets Weird

The Knicks-Maccabi Tel Aviv charity game at the Garden turned bizarre when the Maccabi coach Pini Gershon refused to leave the court after being ejected by the replacement referees after picking up his second technical foul midway through the third […]

by × October 19, 2009 ×
Grizzlies Scrap Offer To Juan Carlos Navarro

Grizzlies Scrap Offer To Juan Carlos Navarro

The Memphis Grizzlies have withdrawn their qualifying offer to guard Juan Carlos Navarro, making him an unrestricted free agent. General manager Chris Wallace announced the move Thursday that surrenders the right to match any future offers if Navarro returns to […]

by × September 10, 2009 ×
Why Rubio Is Staying In Spain

Why Rubio Is Staying In Spain

It was the lack of contractual guarantees and complex tax issues, plus having to pay a portion of his future salary for several years as part of a buyout with the DKV Joventut Spanish basketball team, that caused top draft […]

by × September 2, 2009 ×
Ricky Rubio Has Not Signed A New Deal

Ricky Rubio Has Not Signed A New Deal

Although there remains a strong possibility that Ricky Rubio will play in Spain rather than Minneapolis next season, a Spanish media report Wednesday of his agreement to a six-year deal with FC Barcelona was overstated, a knowledgeable NBA source told […]

by × August 27, 2009 ×
Rubio Signs With Regal Barcelona

Rubio Signs With Regal Barcelona

Everybody who was dreaming of seeing Ricky Rubio dropping dimes to Al Jefferson and K-Love will probably be disappointed with the following news. According to RealGM, Rubio signed a six-year deal with Regal Barcelona. The Spanish League team will apparently pay Rubio’s $5.3 buy out from his former […]

by × August 26, 2009 ×
Larry Brown Interested In Florent Pietrus

Larry Brown Interested In Florent Pietrus

Larry Brown confirmed a report in the French sports daily L’Equipe linking Florent Pietrus with the Bobcats. Florent Pietrus is a 6-7 forward and the brother of Mickael Pietrus of the Orlando Magic. If the two brothers play at all alike, I can see […]

by × August 11, 2009 ×
Linas Kleiza And Von Wafer Join Olympiakos

Linas Kleiza And Von Wafer Join Olympiakos

After showing some serious interest in Allen Iverson, Nate Robinson and Ramon Sessions. Euroleague powerhouse Olympiakos Piraeus scooped up two now former NBA players in the same day. Linas Kleiza and Von Wafer will now call Greece home, for a couple of years […]

by × August 10, 2009 ×
Ricky Rubio Will Stay In Spain

Ricky Rubio Will Stay In Spain

Project Ricky Rubio to the Minnesota Timberwolves 2009 has officially died. In the latest episode of the Ricky Rubio soap opera, the Spanish newspaper El Periodico is reporting that the frustrated point guard has informed his current Spanish team of […]

by × August 8, 2009 ×
Olympiacos Wants Allen Iverson

Olympiacos Wants Allen Iverson

So far, Allen Iverson has only had serious talks about playing pro ball in the league with the Clippers and the Grizzlies. Enter Greek powerhouse, Olympiacos. For the first time this summer Allen Iverson has received an offer close to his liking, just […]

by × August 5, 2009 ×