Monthly Archives: April 2010
The Cavaliers are looking at a real possibility of resting LeBron James
for the remainder of the NBA’s regular season, coach Mike Brown said
James, who has assorted bumps and bruises, sat out Thursday’s loss to
the Chicago Bulls and was held out against the Indiana Pacers game
DENVER – Kobe Bryant said he’s still planning to play for Team USA in this summer’s World Championships – if his health permits.
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade announced recently they’re leaning toward skipping the World Championships in Turkey. Both will be free agents this summer and have cited business and family commitments as reasons why they might not play.
Chris Bosh(notes) will miss at least a week after having surgery to
repair his broken nose, and around the NBA everyone is asking the same
question: With only four games remaining and his team tenuously clinging
to the Eastern Conference’s eighth and final playoff seed, has Bosh
already played his final game for the Toronto Raptors?
When the Orlando Magic came to Washington last month, Mike Miller spent
some time with former Memphis teammate and fellow Florida alum Jason
Williams. Miller said Williams told him how much fun it was playing for a
winner and offered some encouraging words.
First thing last: None of the above mentioned grounds will be Johnson’s
decisive motive for rejecting the Knicks, should they even proposition
him. Except, perhaps, for LeBron and Dwayne Wade, his bottom line is no
different than every other player’s bottom line.
For the duration of his acclaimed career, Tim Duncan has harbored a
secret. It is a desire so outlandish that, until now, he dared not
Like an actor who yearns to be a rock star, the greatest power forward
in NBA history has always dreamed of making his living another way.
The Suns big man having the big year has decided to decline his player
option for next season but wants to stay in Phoenix.
Though the final decision belongs to Knicks team president Donnie Walsh,
coach Mike D’Antoni feels it would be prudent to move on without Tracy
McGrady next season, according to team sources.
D’Antoni has seen McGrady labor for 21 games, averaging 8.5 points, 3.3
rebounds and 3.3 assists.
Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc J. Spears
has reached an agreement with the Los Angeles Lakers on a three-year
extension that could be worth more than $90 million.
In an interview on NBA TV, LeBron James indicated that he "won’t stop"
until he reaches his goal of winning a title in Cleveland.
"I got a goal, and it’s a huge goal, and that’s to bring an NBA
championship here to Cleveland," James said. "And I won’t stop until I