Category Archives: Around the NBA

Shaq vs. LeBron and Dwight Dance Off

Shaquille O’Neal takes on LeBron James and then battles Dwight Howard during practice.[youtube]AVsdBtRi7wg[/youtube]

LeBron and Hughes among the least improved candidates

John Hollinger, an ESPN.com editor listed in his article today(subscription required) players that have taken the biggest steps backward. The article titled “Kirilenko, LeBron among Least Improved candidates” picks 15 players who have disappointed him the most, based not only

Damon Jones gets his wish

League sources have indicated that Damon Jones is expected to be invited to take part in the Three-Point Shootout on All-Star Saturday in Las Vegas. On Monday, he stayed after practice and set up ball racks to work on the

Cavs ranked 10th-most valuable franchise

Forbes magazine’s annual look at NBA team evaluations puts the Cavs in a positive light, ranking them as the 10th-most valuable franchise at $380 million, according to Brian Windhorst. That’s up seven percent from last year and more than 70

Luke Jackson signs 10 day contract with Clippers

Luke Jackson, a former first-round draft choice of the Cleveland Cavaliers, has signed a 10-day contract with the Los Angeles Clippers. Jackson, a 6-foot-7, 215-pounder, averaged 12.5 points, 2.3 rebounds and 3.2 assists in six games for the Idaho Stampede

Jason Kidd accuses his wife of mistreating their children

Jason Kidd has accused his wife of mistreating their three children, according to a report published today. Kidd filed a domestic violence complaint Monday in state Superior Court in Hackensack, The Record of Bergen County reported in Tuesday’s newspapers. The

Michael Jordan and his wife filed for divorce

Michael Jordan and his wife, Juanita, filed for divorce Friday after 17 years of marriage.”Michael and Juanita Jordan mutually and amicably decided to end their 17-year marriage,” the couple said in a statement issued through their lawyers. “A judgment for

Memphis Grizzlies fired coach Mike Fratello

The Memphis Grizzlies fired coach Mike Fratello on Thursday after an NBA-worst 6-24 start. The Grizzlies’ career winningest coach, Fratello had a 95-83 record and had guided Memphis to consecutive playoff appearances. Tony Barone Sr., the Grizzlies’ director of player