Archive - May 2010

May 26th

Hassan Whiteside Interview

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 9:12am

On Wednesday, I got a chance to interview Hassan Whiteside following a workout in San Francisco. Whiteside is a very shy kid but shows an enthusiasm for the game that is not apparent in every bigman.
You've been working out with Hakeem Olajuwon, what kind of things has he been working on with you?

Obscure college? The NBA still knows

Minneapolis Star Tribune

May 25th

Hassan Whiteside/Daniel Orton Workout

Wed, 05/26/2010 - 9:05am

On Tuesday, Hoops Daily editor Eric Guilleminault and I got a chance to attend a workout with upcoming NBA draft picks Hassan Whiteside and Daniel Orton in San Francisco.

May 24th

Early NCAA Top 16

Mon, 05/24/2010 - 7:11pm

Since April began, about the only thing that's made any sense in the college basketball world was watching Duke cut down the nets in Indianapolis.

May 23rd

State of the Cap: New Orleans Hornets

Mon, 05/24/2010 - 8:48am

By Mike Misek

2010/11 New Orleans Hornets Payroll: $73 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $16.9 million over cap


Chris PaulChris PaulPeja Stojakovic - ETO for $14.3 million
Darius Songaila - Player Option for $4.1 million
Sean Marks - Unrestricted Free Agent
Ike Diogu - Unrestricted Free Agent

State of the Cap: Memphis Grizzlies

Sun, 05/23/2010 - 12:41pm

By Mike Misek

2010/11 Memphis Grizzlies Payroll: $
47.3 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $
56.1 million
Roughly: $8.8 million under cap


May 22nd

State of the Cap: Houston Rockets

Sat, 05/22/2010 - 8:46pm

By Mike Misek

2010/11 Houston Rockets Payroll: $58.1 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $2 million over cap


Luis ScolaLuis ScolaYao Ming - ETO for $17.7 million
Jared Jeffries - Player Option for $6.9 million
Chuck Hayes - Team Option for $2.3 million
Mike Harris - Non-guaranteed Team Option for $854K

Aminu: Don't confuse lazy with laid-back

Charlotte Observer