Archive - Jun 2010

June 17th

Jamaican Sensation | Jerome Jordan Interview

Fri, 06/18/2010 - 5:05am

By Eric Yearian

Jerome Jordan, a native of Jamaica, picked up the game of basketball at a late age. Attending Tulsa, where he has played for four years, he has grown by leaps and bounds. Known primarily as a defensive player capable of blocking or altering virtually any shot, the “Jamaican Sensation” has focused on preparing himself for the NBA game the past few years.

2010 NBA Draft: Centers

Thu, 06/17/2010 - 2:41pm

It took about five years for Kendrick Perkins to make his impact for the Boston Celtics.

The Texan was the typical prep-to-pro center, not at all ready physically or mentally for the rigors of the NBA when he entered the league at 18 years old. Slowly, he developed into one of the toughest players in the league, a physical force who nullifies the best post players in the league on a regular basis.

June 16th

Monroe earns passing grade from Nets

New York Post

State of the Cap: Detroit Pistons

Thu, 06/17/2010 - 3:49am

2010/11 Detroit Pistons Payroll: $51.4 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $4.7 million under cap

Johnson departs, Orton cancels, Favors due next

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Evan Turner visits the Wachovia Center

June 15th

2010 NBA Draft: Year of the Forward

Wed, 06/16/2010 - 3:09am

By Tyler Ingle

Jeremy Lin Interview

Wed, 06/16/2010 - 2:18am

Jeremy Lin was one of the premier seniors in the NCAA this past season. He has been featured in numerous major publications including Time magazine and Sports Illustrated despite playing in the academically focused conference. He has been an athlete of interest for the Asian American basketball enthusiasts who are eager to see a contemporary succeed at the highest level of basketball.