1. '09 NBA Draft Lottery: How I Saw It

    The NBA the lottery played out much like it was expected to, with a couple of surprises, one bonehead move, and a lot of repetitive analysis. The following is one man's account of how it played out...

    Jason Coldiron Written by Jason Coldiron about 5 years ago 372 reads 0 comments

  2. Orlando Magic Get Carter from Nets for Lee and Expiring Contracts

    Draft day started early with the Nets trading Vince Carter and Ryan Anderson (a first-round pick of a year ago) to the Magic for Courtney Lee, Rafer Alston and Tony Battie. The Magic add another high-flying scorer to their wing rotation...

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  3. Thunder Draft Preview: The Choice May Come Down To Harden and Thabeet

    The Thunder seem to have narrowed down their choice with the number three pick to Ricky Rubio, Hasheem Thabeet and James Harden. ESPN is reporting that General Manager Sam Presti met with all three players on Sunday in Los Angeles...

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  4. Sacramento Kings Coach Paul Westphal Hires Staff

    New Kings head coach Paul Westphal has taken the next step as coach by hiring the rest of his coaching staff. On Monday, the team announced that Mario Elie, Jim Eyen, and Leonard “Truck” Robinson had joined Westphal's staff...

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  5. Sacramento Kings Draft: Rubio Finally Gets His Chance To Impress

    On Monday, Ricky Rubio finally got to work out and make his case with the Sacramento Kings. Last week Rubio had a scheduled workout that he had to skip due to falling ill...

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  6. Sacramento Kings Draft: Team Works Out Final Candidates; Tyreke Evans Shines

    It appears the Kings have narrowed down their choices for the No. 4 overall pick to three candidates: Tyreke Evans, Ricky Rubio, and Jonny Flynn. On Sunday, the Kings held a workout with the last remaining prospects they are considering...

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  7. New Sacramento Kings Coach Has Long Road Ahead

    New Sacramento Kings head coach Paul Westphal has a lot of work ahead of him. Westphal recently completed his four day media tour as the new coach, and spent much of his time talking about how his career has almost never involved failure...

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  8. Hits, Misses, Trades, Tragedies: The Sacramento Kings Draft History Has It All

    The Sacramento Kings's draft history has certainly had it's share of ups and downs. It is a history filled with hits, misses, and tragedy...

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  9. Lakers Vs. Magic, Game Five: How I Saw It

    Tonight the Los Angeles Lakers visited the Orlando Magic in what would prove to be the decisive and final game of the '09 NBA finals. The following is an account of the night's events. First Quarter 10:55 - The Lakers are all over the boards...

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  10. Rose Issues Statement Regarding Gang Sign Photos

    Derrick Rose has issued a statement regarding pictures of him flashing gang signs. "Recently, a photo has been circulating on the Internet which appears to depict me flashing a gang sign...

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  11. Sacramento Kings Draft: Holiday, Flynn, and Jennings To Work Out

    The Kings are set to introduce new head coach Paul Westphal on Friday, a day on which they will also work out three strong possibilities for their fourth overall selection in the upcoming NBA draft...

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  12. Lakers Win Historic Game Four Battle: How I Saw It

    Tonight, the Orlando Magic hosted the Los Angeles Lakers in a critical Game Four of the finals. The following is one man's account of the evening...

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  13. Sacramento Kings Draft: Team Works Out Tyreke Evans

    The Kings recently worked out former Memphis guard Tyreke Evans. Evans' workout partners didn't make it, so he worked out against Kings' executives, Fat Lever and Shareef Abdur- Rahim. "I wanted to work out against other people," Evans said...

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  14. Paul Westphal Heads to Sacramento: Kings Land Their Man

    Late Tuesday night the Sacramento Kings finally settled in on their man to lead the team as their next head coach: Paul Westphal. The hiring ends a two-month coaching search for the team...

    Jason Coldiron Written by Jason Coldiron about 5 years ago 93 reads 2 comments

  15. Lakers-Magic: How I Saw Game Three of the NBA Finals

    The following is an account of tonight's pivotal Game Three of the NBA Finals between the Lakers and Magic. Pregame Mike Wilbon: “The Lakers have the best player. It doesn't matter what the Magic do, it's all about the Lakers...

    Jason Coldiron Written by Jason Coldiron about 5 years ago 546 reads 2 comments

  16. Despite Knee Injury, Rafael Nadal Will Play at Wimbledon

    Despite tendinitis, Rafael Nadal will play in the upcoming Wimbledon tennis event. "I am going to give my 200 percent to be ready for the most important tournament in the world," Nadal said...

    Jason Coldiron Written by Jason Coldiron about 5 years ago 461 reads 4 comments

  17. Toronto Raptors Trade Kapono to 76ers for Evans

    Today the Toronto Raptors traded sharpshooter Jason Kapono to the Philadelphia 76ers for rebounding machine Reggie Evans. Kapono, two-time winner of the NBA's Long Distance Shootout at All-Star Weekend and a career 45...

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  18. Villanova's Scottie Reynolds to Return for Senior Season

    Reports today are that Villanova Wildcat's Junior point guard Scotty Reynolds, who averaged 15.2 PPG this season, has withdrawn his name from the draft and will return for his senior season. Reynolds had participated in seven pre-draft workouts...

    Jason Coldiron Written by Jason Coldiron about 5 years ago 74 reads 3 comments

  19. Geoff Petrie Takes Active Role in Sacramento Kings Draft

    With three of the top 31 picks in the upcoming NBA draft, Kings general manager Geoff Petrie has decided to take an active, hands-on role in the workouts of potential draftees...

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  20. Sacramento Kings Draft: Collison and Holiday Make their Cases

    The Sacramento Kings continue to work out players in preparation for the upcoming NBA Draft. They recently worked out former UCLA point guard Darren Collison...

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  21. How I Saw It: Lakers Vs Magic, Game Two, Finals

    The following is an account of the events of tonight's Game Two of the finals between the Lakers and Magic. First quarter: The game begins with Dwight Howard being double teamed from the start...

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  22. Lakers vs. Magic: How I Saw Game One of the Finals

    The following is an account of tonight's Lakers-Magic massacre. For some reason, Kobe only gets a lukewarm reception from the L.A fans during pregame introductions. I don't understand this at all...

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  23. '09 Orlando Magic Draw On '94-'95 Houston Rockets Blueprint for Success

    Tomorrow night, the Lakers and Magic start what could be an epic battle for the NBA title. As I look at the Magic roster, I see many parallels to another great team: the Houston Rockets of the mid '90s...

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  24. Sacramento Kings Draft: Perimeter Options

    With the Sacramento Kings preparing to draft in their highest position in over a decade, they must have their priorities in order. In the last two drafts, they have taken center Spencer Hawes and forward Jason Thompson...

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  25. Sacramento Kings Draft: No Big Men Need Apply

    With the Sacramento Kings choosing fourth in this year's draft, there will be numerous options and players to choose from. The one option the Kings should rule out is a center or power forward...

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