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2 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester
It is worth noting, though, that there are 30 NBA teams, who can carry a maximum of 15 players each, so at any given time there are really only 450 "NBA players". That means that roughly half of the players who fall in this range will not actually be a part of the league when the season begins in late October.
3 hrs ago | Hardwood Paroxysm
Jun 26, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Aaron Gordon is interviewed after being selected as the number four overall pick to the Orlando Magic in the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports In 2003, the Atlanta Hawks made one of the biggest draft blunders in recent NBA history.
7 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense
May 16, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Pierre Jackson is interviewed during the NBA Draft combine at Harrison Street Athletics Facility. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports As we've discussed plenty of times, 76ers guard Pierre Jackson will miss a lot, if not all, of the 2014-15 regular season.
7 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense
Jarvis Varnado has played 37 NBA games over the last two seasons. Since being drafted in the second-round of the 2010 NBA Draft by the Miami Heat, Varnado has spent more time in Italy and the D-League than he has in the NBA.
9 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers
ESPN has begun their annual NBA Rank , ranking every player in the league from 500 to 1. Today they listed those ranked between 400-500, and unsurprisingly eight active 76ers saw their names pop up today. Point guard and summer league standout Casper Ware came in at 476th, up from being completely unranked last year.
Since apparently carriage returns are not included in fanshots, here are Blazers checking in: James Southerland, Training Camp Fodder: 470. Allen Crabbe, whose face is on a milk carton: 457.
Sep 27, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers point guard Tony Wroten during a media day photo shoot at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Tony Wroten is aiming to improve on his 13.0 PPG scoring last season, which was elevated from 2.6 ppg in his rookie campaign.
Only it doesn't mean they'll reach it. I gave each one of our top 10 prospects an NBA ceiling and an established NBA player they might eventually look like down the road if everything goes according to plan.
This morning, on Dan Patrick's syndicated radio show , Barkley, the NBA legend turned TNT analyst, went even further than he did yesterday on CBS Sports' NFL Today . On Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings star arrested Saturday on child-abuse charges: "This is a way overblown story.
Feb 20, 2013; Waco, TX, USA; Baylor Bears guard Pierre Jackson reacts against the Iowa State Cyclones during the second half at the Ferrell Center. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports 76ers draftee Pierre Jackson had his season cut short in the 76ers first Summer League game in Orlando on a simple cut.
According to Turner Sports writer and noted Rights to Ricky Sanchez supporter David Aldridge, the 76ers have dipped their toes into the dangerous free agent waters. Hearing former St. John's forward JaKarr Sampson , who played on 76ers' SL team, has signed a partially guaranteed 3yr deal w/Sixers.
The FIBA World Cup was good, but a tournament involving NBA teams would be even better. Commissioner Adam Silver raised the subject back in July, but his proposal was light on the details.
Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence Friday, making the move under fire for his racially charged comments about a player. Hawks CEO Steve Koonin has resisted calls for Ferry to be dismissed, but said the 47-year-old GM asked for the leave.
We'll bring the links, you bring the discussion. Casual Friday open thread discussion fun for everyone! In this week's edition of Casual Friday, we revel in great games, 1990s court design, and anime.
The Charlotte Hornets will play just nine games in the All-Star break shortened month of February . It's always a good time for a team to get serious rest .
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 02:06 pm
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