Monthly Archives: September 2011

Stern Says Season May Hang On Negotiations Starting This Friday

Whether NBA Commissioner David Stern was engaging in hyperbole while addressing reporters after the bargaining session between NBA Team Owners and the NBA Players Association held on Wednesday, or he was speaking in all sincerity, he strongly inferred that the entire season … Continue reading

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Will Kobe Play In Italy This Season?

With the exception of New Jersey Nets All-Star guard Deron Williams, there has not been a lot of activity from big name players in the Association in regards to signing with teams outside of the confines of the NBA, even … Continue reading

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Ray Allen Ready To Give Up Season "To Make Sure We Get The Right Deal For Us"

Back in July, Boston Celtics veteran guard Ray Allen said that the NBA work-stoppage was “Almost embarrassing” as the public watched millionaire players squabble with billionaire Team Owners. Apparently as the Lockout has dragged on over the last few months, … Continue reading

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NBA To Announce That Training Camp Will Not Start As Scheduled

Apparently the NBA will make a formal announcement Friday, that will confirm what most NBA observers have expected for th past few months. According to a report from “ESPN.com” the Association will announce on Friday that the start of training … Continue reading

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T-Wolves To Introduce New Bench Boss Rick Adelman Next Week

The Minnesota Timberwolves will take their first steps to becoming a viable NBA franchise on September 28, when they introduce their next head coach Rick Adelman. The “Star Tribune” has reported that the team will hold a press conference at … Continue reading

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Good-Bye Artest, Welcome Metta World Peace, Lakers Veteran Has Name Changed

Before somebody else uses this line let me beat them to the punch: From now on whenever “The Basketball Player Formerly Known As Ron Artest” asks to go back into a game, all he’ll be saying will be to give … Continue reading

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Fisher Addresses Players On Lockout Via E-Mail

There appears to be dissension within the ranks, on both sides of the bargaining table as the NBA Players Association and NBA Team Owners try to hammer out a new NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement, and end the NBA Lockout which is … Continue reading

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Suns President Rick Welts Resigns Position To Start New Life

Back in May, Phoenix Suns President and CEO Rick Welts decided he could no longer live with keeping a part of his life hidden from the public; and he announced to the planet that he is gay. Friday, according to … Continue reading

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NBA Team Owners Propose Adding A Third Round To NBA Draft

Does NBA Commissioner David Stern and NBA Team Owners want to expand the NBA Draft to three rounds? According to a report from “SheridanHoops” Team Owners want to go back to having the draft a three round affair, for the … Continue reading

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NBA Players Start Two Week Vegas Series Next Monday

The NBA Lockout has been in effect for over two months now, and as of this moment there is very little optimism on either side that the chasm that is keeping a new NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement from being ratified … Continue reading

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