Archive - Jul 2008

July 27th

2008 Las Vegas AAUs: Day 5

Mon, 07/28/2008 - 7:58am

By Nick Prevenas, Borko Popic, and Aran Smith

After five days of wall-to-wall AAU basketball action, we managed to catch nearly every big-time high school recruit participating in the three major Las Vegas tournaments.

Biedrins, Warriors Agree To Deal

San Francisco Chronicle

The Superstar Theory: Revisited and Supercharged, Part 2

Sun, 07/27/2008 - 1:50pm

By Robert W. McChesney
July 27, 2008

July 25th

2008 Las Vegas AAUs: Day 4

Fri, 07/25/2008 - 9:52pm

By Nick Prevenas

John Wall

[img_assist|nid=1594|title=John Wall|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=395] The North Carolina phenom is putting his stamp on the Reebok Summer Championship, submitting yet another dominant effort in D-One Sports’ 84-77 win over a game Grand Rapids squad on Friday afternoon.

State of the Cap: Orlando Magic

Fri, 07/25/2008 - 3:57pm
By Josh Redetzke

2008/09 Orlando Magic Payroll: $58.8 million
2008/09 Estimated NBA Salary Cap: $58 million
Roughly: $0.8 million over cap

The Good:

July 24th

2008 Las Vegas AAUs: Day 3

Thu, 07/24/2008 - 8:45pm

By Nick Prevenas

Wall or Favors?

That was the question everyone was asking heading into Day 3 of Las Vegas’ AAU hoops gathering. Who is the top player in the class of 2009?

Warriors match Clippers' offer to Azubuike

Associated Press

D'Antoni is proud, thankful


July 23rd

Role Players Cashing In Abroad

Wed, 07/23/2008 - 10:59pm

It’s official – the NBA has a big problem on its hands. This problem goes beyond dress code and player image, fixed games, gambling, and officiating scandals.

[img_assist|nid=1581|title=Josh Childress|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=300|height=450] The NBA is losing players to Europe, a huge dilemma for the League as a business and as a product on the court.