Archive - Jul 2012

July 29th

Louisville basketball's Kevin Ware a new man

Louisville Courier-Journal
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IU in recruiting battle for Noah Vonleh

Pete DiPrimio/The News-Sentinel
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July 28th

2012 NBA Summer League: Top Rookies

Sat, 07/28/2012 - 10:17am

July 27th

State of the Cap: Philadelphia 76ers

Fri, 07/27/2012 - 1:16pm

2012/13 Payroll: $52.2 million
2012/13 (Projected) NBA Salary Cap: $58 million
Roughly: $5.8 million under cap

July 26th

U20 European Championship Recap

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 1:52pm

By Davide Bortoluzzi

Lithuania is the 2012 U20 European champion, completing a perfect run for the ’92 generation, having won all the competitions faced during these years (U16, U18 euro, U19 world). A solid group, despite missing Jonas Valanciunas, but found a new hero each night until the victorious end.

Here it is a list of the top performers of the competition, that showed some NBA potential:

Rudy Gobert (1992, C, 7’0”, France)

July 25th

July 24th

The Evolution and Anatomy of the "Combo-Guard"

Wed, 07/25/2012 - 6:51am

Combo Guard-- A term with a self-explanatory title that was implemented into basketball lingo without warning or discussion. Nobody even seemed to acknowledge its birth or place in the game. A scorer who can distribute. A quarterback who can score in bunches.

This breed of guard has been around for years, however as athletes evolve, so does the position.