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David Stern Talks All Things NBA, Including Addressing Team Owners About Too Much Player Resting

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

This is David Stern's final postseason as NBA commissioner, but he's not necessarily viewing it as his last postseason ever. He knows it won't be that way, and says he'll still be involved in keeping the league great. To that tone, in this interview he discusses the biggest topics in ...

Michael Jordan’s Longtime Trainer: At 50 Years of Age, He’d Still Average 20 Points

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

If anyone would be able to make some conjectures about a possible comeback bid by Michael Jordan, you'd have to think it'd be his longtime trainer. Tim Grover says he and Jordan haven't discussed such an idea, but that doesn't stop Grover from saying Jordan would be the best player ...

Charles Barkley Believes Tiger Woods Should Quit Taking The High Road, Claims Relationship With Michael Jordan Is Fine

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Charles Barkley lost a bet with ESPN Chicago's Waddle and Silvy regarding the New England Patriots/Baltimore Ravens game earlier this season and he agreed to come on with the fellas for an exclusive two-hour edition of "Lunch with a Legend." Sir Charles sure didn't disappoint once again as he spoke about ...

Bradley Beal Is Humbled and Honored By the Comparisons to Future Hall-Of-Famer Ray Allen

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Bradley Beal spent just one season at Florida before deciding to declare for the NBA Draft. That one season was anything but anti-climactic. After being one of the more decorated incoming freshman, Beal struggled finding his place and his shot until late in the season when he finally showed everyone ...

Charlotte Bobcats Surprise Some, Hire Mike Dunlap as New Head Coach

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

A franchise in rebuilding mode? Check. A team chock full of young, talented players? Check. An organization with more high draft picks on the way? Check again. A first-time NBA head coach ready to lead the team through all of that? Well, the Charlotte Bobcats hope so. To many, particularly hopeful ...

Could Former Florida Star Bradley Beal Land In Charlotte With the No. 2 Overall Pick?

Monday, June 4th, 2012

Everyone already knows who the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA Draft will be after the dazzling season of Anthony Davis at Kentucky. Figuring out who's going to go No. 2 becomes a little bit trickier. One of the names being tossed around is Florida guard Bradley Beal, who ...

Charlotte Bobcats Attempt to Move On After Missing Out on No. 1 Overall Pick

Friday, June 1st, 2012

The Charlotte Bobcats won just seven games last season and went into Wednesday night thinking that they were going to get the No. 1 overall pick in the draft lottery. It appeared that the worst team was due to get that top pick considering it had been seven straight years ...

NBA Lockout: Kemba Walker, Other Rookies Continue the Waiting Game

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Kemba Walker knows what it feels like to be a lottery pick in the NBA Draft. To play a game, or even sign a contract? He hasn't had the chance to go through those opportunities yet as the world sits and waits for the NBA to end its lockout. Walker says ...

Stephen Jackson: “There is no crying in basketball.”

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Emotions often run high in sports, and that passion can lead to tears, which is often more accepted when it is on display by high school or collegiate athletes.  But is it really that different for the pros?  Just because they make millions, does that change their perspective?  No matter ...

Paul Silas Believes Michael Jordan Could Still Average 20 Points Per Game

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Michael Jordan hasn't played in a professional basketball game in nearly eight years. That doesn't stop him from occasionally suiting up and practicing with the Charlotte Bobcats. And apparently the Bobcats' majority owner still has plenty of game. Jordan will turn 48 years old this week, but Charlotte coach Paul Silas ...