Celebrate The Last Dance with Chicago Bulls Bobbleheads featuring Scottie Pippen and Dennis Rodman

By | July 9, 2020

The Last Dance brought back some great memories from the Chicago Bulls run from 1991-1998 where they won six NBA championships. You can now pick up some memorabilia to celebrate that time in NBA history with Scottie Pippen and Dennis Rodman bobbleheads.

Grab this double dose of throwback greatness to your legendary lineup with Scottie Pippen & Dennis Rodman Chicago Bulls Dual Bobblehead. It is pre-order only and will ship no later than September 21st and is only $55.00.

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2020 aggregate NBA mock draft 6.0: Scouting the projected lottery

By | July 9, 2020

The 2020 NBA Draft was pushed back until October 16, which gives front offices and analysts far more time to evaluate this class of prospects.

When looking at the most recent mock drafts, the top three players (Anthony EdwardsLaMelo BallJames Wiseman) have remained consistent since December 2019. However, other players once considered Top 10 picks (Cole AnthonyRJ Hampton and Tyrese Maxey) no longer have such billing.

Another interesting tidbit: Momentum has moved upward for Florida State teammates Devin Vassell and Patrick Williams, who are both considered lottery talent right now.

We have provided brief scouting reports for the players who are currently considered as the favorites to be selected with the first fourteen picks in the 2020 NBA Draft. We also included a range for the remaining players who were outside of the lottery.

For our aggregate mock draft, we have used the rankings of CBS Sports

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Basketball you can watch today: Seven-time All-Star Joe Johnson debuts in The Tournament

By | July 9, 2020

There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize.

These are today’s contests in The Tournament, Israel, China and New Zealand.


2:00 pm: Herd That vs. TMT (ESPN)
Players of NBA interest: Former 76er Tony Wroten, former Nets Willie Reed and Jacob Wiley, former Rockets Kyle Wiltjer and Nick Johnson, former Nugget Thomas Welsh

4:00 pm: Armored Athlete vs. Overseas Elite (ESPN)
Players of NBA interest: Seven-time All-Star Joe Johnson, former King Pooh Jeter, former Grizzly DJ Kennedy, former Celtic Jordan Crawford, former Laker Scott Machado, former Celtic Coty Clarke


12:20 am: Maccabi Rishon vs. Hapoel Holon (Winner League TV)
Players of NBA interest: Draft prospect Noam Dovrat

2:10 pm: Hapoel Jerusalem vs. Maccabi Tel

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AP Source: Kawhi Leonard's arrival at Disney will be delayed

A person with knowledge of the situation says that Kawhi Leonard did not accompany the Los Angeles Clippers on their flight to Central Florida on Wednesday night for the restart of the NBA season.

Leonard’s absence was excused and he is expected to join the team at the Disney complex near Orlando sometime in the next few days, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team did not publicly disclose the matter.

Yahoo Sports first reported that Leonard was not on the flight to the Orlando area.

The Clippers are scheduled to spend Thursday and part of Friday satisfying quarantine requirements, and are expected to practice for the first time at Disney on Friday night. They will resume game play on July 30, matching up with the Los Angeles Lakers in the second game of a re-opening night doubleheader.

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Ten years ago: 'The Decision' in pictures

By | July 8, 2020

The first days of July 2010 were among the most eventful of any summer in NBA history with all the drama around LeBron James, one of the most sought after free agents ever.

‘The Decision’ eventually came on July 8 after a week of meetings, rumors and little clarity.

Below you can check out some pictures from that day and the aftermath of ESPN’s infamous TV show.

Selina Rivera CLEVELAND – JULY 8: Selina Rivera writes with chalk on a sidewalk outside a bar before… CLEVELAND – JULY 8: Selina Rivera writes with chalk on a sidewalk outside a bar before the LeBron James Television Special July 8, 2010 in Cleveland, Ohio. The two-time Most Valuable Player has the choice of remaining with the Cleveland Cavaliers or signing with a new team. (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty

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