Author Archives: Luke Ross

Bryant Asks Lakers to Trade Him

Kobe Bryant asked to be traded from the Lakers on Wednesday, a day after calling the team’s front office “a mess.” “I would like to be traded, yeah,” Bryant told ESPN radio. “Tough as it is to come to that

No Pistons Fans Outside of Detroit?

Are we about to see the last of Detroit? Are basketball fans around the country ready for a new team to RISE UP in the east? That’s what Gregg Doyel from CBS SportsLins.com said in his article “Pathetic Pistons show age

James Draws More Criticism On The Darfur Issue

James was asked to sign an open letter, written by Cleveland Cavaliers teammate Ira Newble, condemning China’s government for contributing to the genocide of people in the Darfur region of Sudan. “China cannot be a legitimate host to the premier

Lucky Pistons

“They’re winning, yet this series nonetheless feels like it’s slipping away”. Drew Sharp of the Detroit Free Press Writes. The Pistons still might lose this series. Despite the 2-0 lead on the Cavaliers, the Pistons and their fans feel they

Earning Respect

James was asked Friday if he thought not getting foul calls had something to do with his and his team’s respect level compared with the Pistons. He proceeded to go off on a bit of a tangent. “You call this

Should The Cavaliers Be a No-Excuse Team or Should We Complain?

“The officials get paid a lot of money, and that’s their job. If they don’t see anything, they don’t see anything. We’re a no-excuse team. We’ve got to get ready for Game 3.” Mike Brown said in the press conference

Cavaliers vs Pistons Game 2: What To Expect?

The Cavaliers and fans are tired of talking about LeBron James’ decision to pass to Donyell Marshall instead of taking a shot in the final seconds of the series opener. Game two is in few hours, so what do you

Pistons’ Plan to Stop Lebron

Years ago, the Detroit Pistons had a catchy name — “Jordan Rules” — to contain an NBA superstar. Pistons coach won’t reveal the name for Lebron Plan, “We’ve got a name for it,” Pistons coach Flip Saunders said Saturday with