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Archive - Jul 2008

July 28th

2008 Las Vegas AAUs: Day 5

Mon, 07/28/2008 - 9:58am

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.

July 27th

Biedrins, Warriors Agree To Deal

Source: 
San Francisco Chronicle

The Superstar Theory: Revisited and Supercharged, Part 2

Sun, 07/27/2008 - 3:50pm

By Robert W. McChesney
NBADraft.net
July 27, 2008

July 25th

2008 Las Vegas AAUs: Day 4

Fri, 07/25/2008 - 11:52pm

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 - 5:57pm
By Josh Redetzke
7/25/08


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 - 10:45pm


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

Source: 
Associated Press

D'Antoni is proud, thankful

Source: 
azcentral

July 23rd

Role Players Cashing In Abroad

Thu, 07/24/2008 - 12:59am


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.