Former Cavaliers, Jason Kapono defended his title in the Foot Locker Three-Point Shootout with 25 points, tying the all-time record set in 1986 by another Cavaliers, Mark Price. Boobie Gibson finished in second place with 17 points, Dirk Nowitzki finished third with 14.
Daniel Gibson set a new record for the Rookies All Star Challenge with 11 3-pointer. Boobie walked away with an MVP award. He lead the NBA’s sophomore stars to a 136-109 victory. Gibson will compete in the 3-point shootout Saturday, and will be hard to beat if he shoots the way he did. “My confidence […]
The first returns of 2008 NBA All-Star Balloting was lead by Kevin Garnett and Lebron James, while Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony lead Western Conference players. Lebron James who lead all players last season was overthrown by Kevin Garnett with 735,664 votes while James received 597,768 votes. Dwight Howard leads Eastern Conference centers with 596,187 […]
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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 contest’s format. “I feel good about my chances of being invited,” Jones said. “I’ve been […]
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade lead the Eastern Conference in votes received after the second returns of 2007 NBA All-Star Balloting. Lebron James leads all Eastern Conference players with 1,323,989 votes; followed by Wade with 983,321 votes. The Toronto Raptors’ Chris Bosh is second to James among Eastern Conference forwards with 497,283 votes. The New […]
LeBron James Allen Iverson lead the Eastern Conference in votes received after the first returns of 2007 NBA All-Star Balloting while Yao Ming and Kobe BryantÂ lead the Western Conference. James leads all Eastern Conference players with 808,570 votes, followed by Iverson (595,200). The Toronto Raptorsâ€™ Chris Bosh (304,624) is second to James among Eastern Conference […]