1. Selection Sunday Info

    This year, Selection Sunday will take place at 6PM EST on Sunday, March 14, 2010. CBS has the official rights for the tournament and thus to make the first announcement of the selections for the 65 men’s NCAA Division I teams...

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  2. “Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks” Review

    If you were a kid in Chicago in the '80s, Michael Jordan made you a basketball and an NBA fan for life. If you were a kid in Boston during the '80s, Larry Bird moments are more memorable than Christmas mornings...

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  3. Update: Rebounding Mentality

    Through my years in basketball, I have seen good rebounders come in all sizes. Certainly size is an advantage, but how can it explain why Dennis Rodman or Ben Wallace, both at 6′7″, ...

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  4. First Basketball Hoop Higher Than Ten Feet?

    Today we released a reference article describing the “Origin of the Hoop “. The most interesting parts include the fact that the backboard was originally created to fend off fans, and the accompanying image of the first “basket...

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  5. NBA Free Agency: LeBron James' Suitors

    Salary cap expert extraordinaire Larry Coon wrote a piece in the New York Times regarding LeBron James and who could be his eventual suitors for his services...

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  6. The NEW Basketball.org

    We are pleased to announce our website re-design, and in some way, a re-launch. There has been plenty of bumps in the road, along with some distractions, but we are pleased to set the foundation of Basketball...

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  7. Former NBA Coach George Irvine and How To Shoot a Basketball

    For the first release on the new Basketball.org, former NBA coach and player George Irvine discusses the proper way to shoot a basketball...

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  8. A Eulogy At The Funeral of the NBA Dunk Contest

    The Dunk Contest has lived an amazing life, even though it was relatively short. The Dunk Contest was a great friend...

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  9. Prediction: Larry Brown will be the Next Head Coach of the Clippers

    I am purely speculating and have zero idea if this will actually come true, but I believe nomadic coach Larry Brown will be the next coach of the Los Angeles Clippers...

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  10. College Basketball History: First Game (Humor)

    Today we posted a new brief History article on the site, “First College Basketball Game," which I suggest all basketball history buffs check out...

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  11. "More Than a Game" Film Review

    The other night, I watched the fairly new basketball documentary More Than a Game . For those of you who don’t know, the film follows LeBron James in high school with his teammates and ...

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  12. George Irvine's High School Jersey Retired

    Congratulations are in order for our resident Basketball.org Expert, George Irvine , as his high school jersey was retired in a ceremony prior to the boys' varsity game at Ballard High School in Seattle, Washington, on January 22nd, 2010...

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  13. NBA Crunch Time: How Good Teams Fall Apart in the Clutch

    Last week, I caught an article on crunch-time via Truehoop by Sherman Alexie who was complaining about NBA teams and players in crunch time...

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  14. Top 10 NBA Players on the Trading Block

    The NBA trade deadline is four Thursdays away. With the upcoming studly free agent summer of 2010 looming and the pitiful state of the NBA economy, the trade season should be interesting...

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  15. How to Attack a Double Team while Dribbling

    I was surfing Youtube today for basketball videos and came across a Michael Jordan buzzer beater video that reminded me of a fundamental basketball move that is not understood well enough...

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  16. Case for the Ivies

    We are going to play the old game of say the first thing that pops into your head. Ok, so here goes. Ivy League Basketball Your answer: “Oxymoron?” Since I played in the Ivy League, I am probably biased...

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  17. Part 2: What It Is Like to Sit Courtside at a Lakers Game

    This the second part of a 2-part article recapping my experience watching the Lakers Vs. Kings game on Friday, January 1, 2010...

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  18. Part 1: Lakers vs. Kings Recap

    This the first part of a 2-part article recapping my experience watching the Lakers vs. Kings game on Friday, Jan. 1, 2010...

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  19. Allen Iverson Back Back in Philly Philly

    Tonight, Allen Iverson will once again don a 76er jersey when Sixers meet the Nuggets in Denver. After failed excursions with the Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, and most recently, the Memphis Grizzlies, ...

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  20. UCLA is Upset by Cal St. Fullerton

    Having hernia surgery yesterday, the one good thing that has come out of everything is me being confined to my couch and watching ohhhhh about 20 of the 24 hours of ESPN’s college basketball tipoff...

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  21. NBA Real Time on Twitter

    Dying for that real-time NBA feed? Want to see what players are tweeting before and after their games or what each team is reporting in real time? Well, now you can follow the pros in real time on our Twitter basketball page over on our left sidebar...

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  22. Top 10 Basketball Halloween Customes

    Tonight is Halloween and if you are like me, you still don’t have a costume. No need to worry, I have you covered. Have no fear, Jaime is here. I have put together for you a list of the top 10 basketball related costumes in no particular order: 10..

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  23. A Comprehensive List of all the NBA Teams, Players and GMs with Twitter Accounts

    Twitter just came out with a great new feature that gives us the ability to create lists. Well, what better list than to compile all of the NBA Teams and all of the NBA Player ? For these lists, ...

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  24. Pistol Pete Ball Handling Drills

    I’ve always believed that you should practice things that you will actually do in a game. There are so many drills out there that teams do that make no sense to me. However, ball handling is one skill that I do think can extend beyond game situations...

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  25. NBA Eastern Conference Preview: Part III

    The NBA season tips off tonight and I am still working on my preview. It can’t hurt that it is the first week of the season, right? People need to read up on how the season will ...

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