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George Karl Reflects on the ‘MeloDrama, Says His Team This Year Has Been a Blessing

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

After the Nuggets had to go through what they went through with Carmelo Anthony, they decided on a new path. Denver has assembled their roster without a true superstar. No more headaches. No more distractions. That is not the norm in today's NBA. The Nuggets have a deep team. A ...

Juwan Howard Talks About Kevin Ware, Instagram, Being a Member of the Heat Again and Michigan in the Final Four

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

The last month has been fantastic for Juwan Howard. It started at the beginning of March when Howard was signed by the Miami Heat. At 40 years old, Howard has played in just three games since signing and he won't be a key player on the floor. Miami likes what ...

Dwight Howard on His Relationship With Kobe Bryant: “We’re Not Best Friends but We’re Pretty Much on the Same Page”

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

This season hasn't been at all like Dwight Howard expected when he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Magic were ready to move on, Howard wanted out of Orlando and the center wanted a new coach and a fresh start. He got that in L.A. It seems like ...

Erik Spoelstra Says the Sacrifice the Heat Players Have Made Is “One of the Most Untold Stories in Sports”

Monday, March 11th, 2013

The Miami Heat are on some kind of run right now. Dwyane Wade looks like he has found the fountain of youth and LeBron James is playing at a level that isn't often seen in the NBA. The defending champs' winning streak is now at 18 games after they smacked ...

North Carolina Head Coach Roy Williams Says He Enjoys Practice More Than Games

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

In 2010, North Carolina head coach Roy Williams was caught in a talent-gap. He was about to depart the Tyler Hansbrough era and he was awaiting the arrival of future lottery picks Kendall Marshall and Harrison Barnes. Now, he finds himself in that same gap after losing four players, including ...

Royce White Opens Up About His Mental Health Disorders That Are Preventing Him From Playing in the NBA

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

It's been a dream of Royce White's to play in the NBA since he was a young kid. There's no question he has the on-the-court skills to make that dream a reality. He showed them to the entire sports world last year while he was at Iowa State and it ...

Josh Johnson: “I was hoping for one more shot at making something happen down there in Miami”

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

In true Marlins fashion, the time came when the organization decided it was time to dismantle their roster and get rid of some of the biggest contracts. Just one season after moving into a new stadium and loading up the roster with some big-time free agents, all of that excitement ...

Georges St. Pierre Says He Won’t Think About Anderson Silva Until After His Fight With Carlos Condit

Monday, November 12th, 2012

After an 18 month layoff that was caused by an injury to his knee, Georges St. Pierre will make his return to the octagon this Saturday night at UFC 154 in his hometown of Montreal. Prior to his injury, GSP was considered one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in MMA ...

Mike Krzyzewski Doesn’t Sound Like a Coach Who Has Any Plans to Leave Duke Any Time Soon

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

While Mike Krzyzewski is most known for his incredible success at Duke over the years, Coach K has proven to be much more than just the winningest coach all-time in Division I Men's College Basketball. In 2006, he decided to expand his coaching to the United States Men's Basketball Team ...

Ryan Tannehill Says The Dolphins Have High Expectations

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

This past year's NFL Draft was headlined by two quarterbacks. Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III. Ryan Tannehill was also in the draft but he was known as either the former receiver who turned into a quarterback or the guy with the hot wife. He has played six games in ...