David Stern’s final NBA draft provided one of the all-time greatest handshakes, when Lucas Nogueira of Brazil had his name called by the Boston Celtics. Plus, some runners up.
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The NBA commish surely knows Sandy Schwartzbaum, Sandy Greenstein, Sandy Frankenstorm, so many Sandys. How could he mess this up?
Bob Dylan just got an idea for a reboot: Stuck Inside of New Orleans with the L.A. Blues Again. Why did NBA Commish David Stern veto a deal that would have sent all-star guard Chris Paul to the Lakers?
After 149 days of basketball-free uncertainty, the NBA lockout appears to be over. Following a 15-hour double secret meeting this week, the players and owners reached a tentative agreement on Friday that will end the long lockout.
The long and short of it is the NBA players have rejected the latest offer from the owners in the ongoing labor dispute. That decision, and the one to disband the union, puts the entire season in jeopardy.
Look, we’re all blowing the Debbie Downer sad trombone now that the NBA lockout has forced the cancellation of the season’s first two weeks of action. At the very least, the sordid affair was given the Taiwanese animation treatment. At least there’s that.