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  • Grizzlies’ Tony Allen Smacks Cameraman after Picking Up a Foul (Video)

    Grizzlies’ Tony Allen Smacks Cameraman after Picking Up a Foul (Video)

    Tony Allen reminded us yesterday that courtside NBA cameramen have one of the more dangerous gigs in sports broadcasting. They’re normally only two or three feet off the court, and prone to flying players, errant balls, and Jack Nicholson. Yuck. But last night, a cameraman was the whipping boy for Tony Allen, who, after he […]

  • NBA Makes Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Honorary Draft Pick (Video)

    NBA Makes Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Honorary Draft Pick (Video)

    When former Baylor basketball star Isaiah Austin announced that he had been diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome and that he would retire from competitive basketball, there wasn’t a single basketball player, coach, executive, or fan who didn’t feel for the kid. Two weeks ago he was on top of the world, destined to live his dream of […]

  • Donald Sterling Refuses to Pay Fine, Plans to Sue NBA

    Donald Sterling Refuses to Pay Fine, Plans to Sue NBA

    As expected, disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling is not going to go down without a fight. Yesterday, Sterling’s lawyer informed NBA commissioner Adam Silver that his client will not be paying the $2.5 million fine levied against him last month after TMZ published audio recordings of him talking like a 1960s racist. Moreover, they threatened […]