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1 hr ago | The Cardboard Connection

Top Modern Hall of Fame Basketball Rookie Cards on a Budget

Rookie cards remain a prominent basis of the hobby because they mark the official beginning of a player's professional career.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, Clyde Drexler, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Joe Dumars

19 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

Five things we learned in the Game 2 loss

LaMarcus Aldridge has been virtually unguardable in the first two playoff games, both Portland wins in Houston's building.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Rockets, NBA Basketball, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, James Harden, Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers, Omer Asik, Orlando Magic, New York Knicks, Golden State Warriors, Jeremy Lin, Chicago Bulls

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Rockets-Blazers series: Five things we learned from Game 1

Not that we didn't know that already but Aldridge's 46 points and 18 rebounds brought home the point.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers, Orlando Magic, NBA Players, Golden State Warriors, Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin, Terrence Jones, Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks

The Big Lead

Matt Maloney Houston Rockets Jersey Spotted at Coachella

Matt Maloney played parts of six seasons in the NBA, including three with the Rockets during Houston's Charles Barkley era.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, Clyde Drexler

Sun Apr 20, 2014


VIDEO: Charles Barkley Calls Top Seeded Pacers "Wussies"

At halftime of the Spurs-Mavericks Game 1 on TNT, former NBA star Charles Barkley used his bully-pulpit once again as this time his target was the Indiana Pacers.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Ups and downs

On one of those gray days last week, Rice University began to demolish the historically significant Art Barn, which had been commissioned by legendary art patrons John and Dominique de Menil .


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, James Harden, Opinion

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The NBA: Not as Bad as You Think

To hear some basketball legends tell it, the NBA has devolved into a sad spectacle, and should be closing up shop any day now.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Golden State Warriors, Dallas Mavericks, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Phoenix Suns, Jermaine O'Neal, Boston Celtics

Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel Returns to Hbo, 4/22

REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL, TV's most honored sports journalism series, continues its 20th season with more enterprising features and reporting when the show's 205th edition debuts TUESDAY, APRIL 22 , exclusively on HBO .


Related Topix: Sports, Shaquille O'Neal, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Boston Celtics

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Statesman

LETTER: Raising the age limit

About two months ago, the National Basketball Association changed commissioners.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greg Oden, Portland Trail Blazers, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder, Kevin Durant, Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers, Darko Milicic, Kwame Brown, Minnesota Timberwolves, Golden State Warriors, Charlotte Bobcats, Boston Celtics, Opinion

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Black Enterprise

'Shaq Attacks' Macy's With New Suit Collection

Former NBA superstar Shaquille O'Neal took over a New York City Macy's location yesterday to launch his new line of men's suits called "The Shaquille O'Neal Collection."


Related Topix: Sports, Shaquille O'Neal, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Boston Celtics

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

UK basketball notebook: Walker still feels pain of '86 loss to LSU

Former NBA star Charles Barkley greeted a young fan. Barkley is credited with taking sports studio shows "off the beaten path" and creating spontaneity.


Related Topix: Sam Malone, Sports, NBA Players, University of Kentucky NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Basketball

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Auburn's Pearl courting alums for assistants

Those include several former Auburn players. Ex-NBA player and assistant Chuck Person strolled around the basketball offices Tuesday afternoon in orange and blue sweats and ex-Tigers center Mamadou N'diaye, a Coastal Carolina assistant, popped out of Pearl's office in a suit.


Related Topix: K.T Harrell, KT Harrell, Tahj Shamsid-Deen, Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Auburn Tigers NCAA Basketball, Auburn University NCAA, NBA Players, Mamadou N'diaye

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Column: Detroit Pistons' baddest Bad Boys, Bill Laimbeer and Rick Mahorn, reunited

The Bad Boys entered two by two, just like the biblical tale of species preservation against Mother Nature, which is something akin to what those Detroit Pistons of a quarter-century ago are, dinosaurs of a bygone era, never to be recreated by design of rules and business.


Related Topix: Sports, Joe Dumars, NBA Players, Rick Mahorn, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Philadelphia 76ers, Dennis Rodman

Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Island Packet

Storin: Sweet 16 features sweet matchup between Kentucky, Louisville

GAR's Isaiah Francis dunks the ball early in the first quarter, Thursday Dec. 12, 2013, during the game against Hazleton Area in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players

State Press

Gravity: New NBA commish Adam Silver needs to come back to earth, recognize league's disparity

The NBA may be getting overshadowed in the midst of the first weekend of mind-blowing March Madness, but Charles Barkley managed to shake things up as usual in the world of pro hoops.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, Michael Jordan