Archive for June, 2011

Casey completes staff

New Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey has completed the bulk of his coaching staff, with former Raptors assistant and 76ers and Magic head coach Johnny Davis agreeing to join his staff as lead assistant coach.

Dunkadelic 1997 & Dunkaffiti 2011 the Hoops & Hip-Hop Evolution

June 28, 2011- The “Dunkadelic” terminology was created in 1997 as the one-word that would define the fusion of basketball and hip-hop. The term is almost 15-years old and it still as fresh as it was back in ‘97. The evolution of the word Dunkadelic has led to the creation of the new term “Dunkaffiti.” Dunkaffiti: hoops and hip-hop inspired urban …

New (and former) Nugget Miller didn’t speak to Coach Karl for years

Andre Miller, talking to the Denver media Monday, averaged 14.0 points and 7.3 assists with the Nuggets from 2003-06. Sometimes the healing is the hardest part.

NBA Power Rankings: Derrick Rose and 12 Best Dunking Point Guards of All Time

One of the biggest keys to Derrick Rose ’s success as an NBA point guard is his elite athleticism.

NBHHCM 2K11 Honors Back-to-Back 15th Annv. of Jay-Z & Iverson

June 26, 2011- The NBHHCM Foundation is honoring the 15th Anniversary of the 1996 NBA Draft that was held on this day 15-years ago on June 26, 1996.

Irving becomes third Duke player to go No. 1

Former Duke freshman guard Kyrie Irving was the first player chosen in the NBA draft Thursday night, becoming the third Blue Devil to hear his name called before any other.

Draft kicks off uncertain NBA offseason

The annual NBA Draft, the unofficial kickoff to what figures to be a contentious offseason, takes place Thursday at the Prudential Center in Newark.

Wilson: Page 2 Q&A with Duke’s Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving attended the NBA draft lottery, where Cleveland may have won the right to draft him.

5-on-5: You remind me of …

NBA Draft 2011 US Presswire Is Connecticut’s Kemba Walker going to be the 2011 version of former Sixers’ standout Allen Iverson? One way to get a handle on a player’s potential is to compare him to current or former NBA players.

Collins’ vision will shape Sixers’ draft picks

For 6 years Brown did just that, along the way compiling a .554 winning percentage, 28 playoff victories and an appearance in the 2001 NBA Finals, the same season he garnered coach of the year honors while Iverson carried away the league’s MVP trophy.

NBA Draft 2011: What the Experts Are Saying About Jimmer Fredette

The NBA draft is on its way, and a lot of questions have arisen around the name Jimmer Fredette.

Iverson’s wife files for divorce, denies cheating rumors

The wife of Allen Iverson denied there was a third party involved in her bid to divorce the former NBA superstar, TMZ reported Saturday.

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With only 303 college minutes under his belt, is Duke’s Kyrie Irving worthy of being the No.

Back-To-Back ‘Big 4-Day Weekends’ of Honors for NBHHCM 2K11

June 16, 2011- The NBHHCM Foundation will be entering its most distinguished double 4-day weekends of celebration during NBHHCM 2K11.

Morning Scoop: Iverson Getting Divorced

Plus the local man behind one of the world’s biggest porn sites, a mid-flight crisis on the way to Philly, the latest on Michael Nutter’s soda tax and more of what the city is talking about today Posted on 6/16/2011 at 9:33AM Allen Iverson’s Marriage Is Done.