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El Paso Times
Former NBA star Magic Johnson will be the special guest at a fall fundraiser in El Paso hosted by the Stars Scholarship Fund, officials said at a press conference Wednesday.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Hairston's rough history continues
P.J. Hairston practiced Monday, but did not talk to the media. He issued a statement apologizing to the Hornets and their fans for "creating a distraction."
Sat Jul 05, 2014
The Daily Beast
In It For The Love of The GamePresented by National Geographic Channel
There was a time when basketball fans might've thought "MJ" owned Sports Illustrated for the record fifty times he graced its covers.
Oklahoma City Thunder: Kevin Durant Is Lacking Killer Instinct
The 2013-14 NBA MVP Kevin Durant was the best player in the league last season. His play undoubtedly evolved from previous season, but there was something missing - a killer instinct.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Superstars' Efforts to Join Forces in NBA Borne of Familiarity, Not of Attitude
It has long been said that the previous generation of NBA superstars - primarily Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan and Larry Bird didn't join forces in their pursuit of championships.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Newark Star-Ledger
Martin Brodeur, be wary: Sports history is littered with superstars...
Maybe Martin Brodeur is optimistic about this next chapter in his career because he saw, first hand, how the best example of a late-career move worked out for a legend who spent his career in one city.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Source: www.nba.com --- Friday, June 27, 2014Noah Vonleh talks about dreaming of playing in the NBA from the time he was a boy.
NBA Winners and Losers: Rating Draft Picks with Bond Chicks
Hating on someone's draft pick is like hating on someone's lottery ticket. You literally have no idea what its real value is until you cash it.
Washington Wizards Unusued Draft Pick Power Rankings
The 2014 NBA Draft was not the first time the Wizards have come away from a draft with no tangible assets.
What Can Phil Jackson, Knicks President Learn from Phil Jackson, Leadership Guru?
When Phil Jackson 's leadership book Sacred Hoops came out in 1995, he had already won three championships as the coach of the Chicago Bulls.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Aussie Exum to Utah in NBA Draft pick No.5
Dante Exum's father played with Michael Jordan and then moved to Australia. Now he could be our greatest basketballer ever Exum will play for the Utah Jazz as a point guard, which is the most important positions in a team When Exum was born, his father, US-born former NBL forward Cecil Exum, took a basketball to the Melbourne hospital and placed it ... (more)
Top 5 Wizards Draft Busts
NBA Commissioner David Stern congratulates Kwame Brown of Glynn Acadamy in Brunswick, Georgia, after being the first pick in the NBA Draft by the Washington Wizard at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
How did Exum become draft's hottest mystery?
Dante Exum thrives as 2014 NBA draft's mystery man Australian guard Dante Exum made his name at two events last year.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Is Tim Duncan a Top-10 NBA Player of All Time?
Seventeen years and five titles deep into his career, Duncan could have walked away, quitting while he was ahead, saving us from the realization that he's making formalities out of usually contentious debates.
The Washington Post
Top prospects: The good and bad
Why he can't go No. 1: Poor conditioning and average athleticism are major concerns for Parker.
Dukes & James Top 5: Top NBA Draft Busts Of All Time
Marc James is breaking down the Top 5 NBA Draft busts of ALL TIME since the 2014 NBA Draft is upon us.
ACC Player Haterz Ball: UNC
Let's take a stroll deep into the heart of Tobacco Road for today's Ball and visit Chapel Hill, where our old friends the Tar Heels reside.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
The curse of the NBA big man always affects drafts
In this June 27, 2007 file photo, Ohio State's Greg Oden answers reporters' questions, the day before the NBA Draft, in New York.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Judge off Jordan case, denies calling him 'hog'
The legal fracas arose in a 4-year-old civil case in which Jordan star sued Dominick's Finer Foods LLC after the grocery store chain invoked his name and persona without permission in a 2009 Sports Illustrated advertisement.
Journal and Courier
After crumbled career, former Pacer Jonathana
After crumbled career, former Pacer Jonathan Bender finds redemption Can't-miss to bust to businessman, the different, curious journey of Jonathan Bender Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1irQbaw Jonathan Bender, the former Pacer whose career was plagued by chronic knee pain, has found a new calling as a successful ... (more)