Since 2008 Pau Gasol was named Euroscar Player of the Year, FIBA Europe Player of the Year, EuroBasket MVP, All-NBA Third Team, and won a silver medal in the Olympics along with his first NBA championship. So you could say [...]
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After breaking his finger Monday, Pau Gasol underwent surgery today and will be out of action for the Spanish team for a few weeks. Gasol’s injury was first reported by a Spanish website, Marca.com, which said he is expected to [...]
Wheaties has been apart of the NBA finals since pimpin’ been pimpin’ and before the champagne was done in the Lakers locker room. Wheaties unveiled Â their latest box on the championship cereal track. Sun Yue and Adam Morrison should be [...]
The NBA on Friday quickly completed its review ofÂ Mickael Pietrus’ two-handed shove intoÂ Pau Gasol’s back in the final seconds of Game 4 of the NBA Finals and ruled that no further action will be taken against theÂ Orlando Magic swingman. A [...]
I am starting believe that Kobe Bryant’s “more feared than loved” style ain’t that bad because it gets results.
BucksÂ forwardÂ Charlie VillanuevaÂ got a talking-to from Scott Skiles after the coach learned that Villanueva had posted a message to his Twitter feed – a “tweet” – from his mobile phone at halftime of Sunday’s home win over theÂ Celtics. “Anything that gives [...]
The NBA 08-09 All-Star rosters have been officially revealed and I can’t help to notice that a certain Canadian is missing from the All-Star proceedings and I say BOOO NBA, BOOO!!! I am however liking the Shaquille O’Neal and Chris Bosh selection though.
A team-by-team preview of all 30 NBA teams heading into the 2008 – 2009 season, Hooped Up style. Â Los Angeles Lakers The Lakers came into the NBA finals on fire after acquiring Pau GasolÂ Â but got man handled by the [...]
Wow! The most racistÂ thingÂ I’ve seen in a newspaper this year hasÂ officiallyÂ happened. This picture was taken for a SpanishÂ newspaper and you got to wonder, what the hell was Spain thinking? The whole teamÂ posedÂ in a racist, slanty-eyed gesture directedÂ obviouslyÂ directed at theÂ AsianÂ communityÂ for a [...]
In a crazy series things went nuts again, as the Lakers hung on for a unlikely 98 – 103 win last night. The Lakers jumped on the Celtics early, leading by as much as 19 points again before the Celtics [...]
Maybe the worst playoff collapse in Lakers history, or the best playoff comeback inÂ CelticsÂ history. Â Take your pick. Either way, the Celtics were down by 18 at the half and at one point down by a 24 point margin to the [...]
Well the chance of a sweep is gone as the Lakers won game three in the Staples Center on Tuesday 81 -87. It wasn’t as much that the Lakers won the game as the Celtics gave them the game. Kobe [...]
Â After leaving the game with a knee injury Paul Pierce came out of the tunnel from the locker room and led the Celtics to a 98-88 win over the Lakers in Game 1 of the NBA finals. Kevin Garnett [...]
Now missing three injured 7-foot centers after Pau Gasol’s ankle buckled Friday night, it seems physically impossible for the injury-plagued Lakers to keep standing so tall. If Gasol misses the next two weeks, as seems likely, while fellow centers Andrew [...]