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Jun 9, 4 weeks ago

Westbrook Is the Man for NBA Live 16

  Photo Credit: EA SPORTS NBA Live 16 will have Oklahoma City Thunder super-star Russell Westbrook on its game over for the up-coming video game. It will be Westbrook’s first cover for the popular basketball video game and the second on an…

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Jun 9, 4 weeks ago

Heather Cox, Sideline Reporter I Like

    Female sideline reporters are numerous, always attractive, and in general get the job done. From National broadcasters to local, the topic usually refers back to the “hot” factor, and the professionalism of the reporter is u…

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Jun 7, 4 weeks ago

LeBron James Wonderful But the Greatest? Not Right Now.

  Some say that Lebron James is the best basketball player in the World and some even go further and say the man is the best there ever was. As for the current state of the Association, I would not take issue with the great Cleveland Cavs star n…

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May 28, 1 month ago

Bulls fire Tom Thibodeau

Bulls fire Tom Thibodeau

After months of rampant speculation the Chicago Bulls made it official and fired Tom Thibodeau after a five year run as the head coach. This comes just two weeks after the Bulls were eliminated by the Cleveland Cavaliers in six games. Thibodeau was o…

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May 28, 1 month ago

NBA Finals: Warriors in Five

The NBA Finals are set and fans across the nation are waiting and ready for the match-up to begin. The Golden State Warriors will host the Cleveland Cavaliers in game one on June 4th. I expect this series to be a exciting butĀ  short five games with …

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May 22, 1 month ago

Marques Haynes Dies; World’s Greatest Dribbler Succumbs at 89

Marques Haynes Dies; World’s Greatest Dribbler Succumbs at 89

  Known as “the world’s greatest dribbler”, Marques Hayes died today of natural causes in Plano, Texas. From wiki: Many consider him the premier ballhandler who ever lived, and his game influenced players such as Bob Cousy, Pet…

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May 13, 2 months ago

FP’s Sports Mind For the Day

      May 13, 2015 1. NBA Playoffs Tonight: Washington and Atlanta, tied at two wins apiece, get after it again in Atlanta. With John Wall (broken hand) a game time decision, Washington should push Atlanta in this one. I like Washingto…

May 12, 2 months ago

FP’s Sports Mind for May 12, 2015-Monte Williams Fired as Pelican’s Coach

May 12, 2015 Commentary #1   1. Monte Williams, New Orleans Head Coach was fired today by the team. Friction between him and the front office came to ahead today and Williams is gone. A better than average NBA head coach, we shall see if the Pel…

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NBA Officials Hurting the Game; Systemic in Nature

NBA Officials Hurting the Game; Systemic in Nature

http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:12752816 (Thursday night-Game 3, Pelicans host the Warriors in New Orleans) As I watched the great Stephan Curry rip a corner three at the buzzer in regulation to tie the playoff game, then get tackled by two New…

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Apr 17, 3 months ago

Russell Westbrook claims scoring title over James Harden

Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook officially claimed the title of scoring champion over Houston’s James Harden on Wednesday night. Westbrook scored 37 points against the Minnesota Timberwolves in hopes of keeping their playoff hopes alive…

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