Archive for October, 2011

Most Interesting Games: Philadelphia 76ers 107 Los Angeles Lakers 101

This is the follow up post to a previous look at the 01′ 76ers; click here to read it first The 2001 playoffs were a story of two conferences; in the Eastern Conference the Philadelphia 76ers started by beating the previous conference champion Indiana Pacers handily in five games, but that was the last easy series this team would participate in.

Can Jrue Holiday and Evan Turner Lead Philadelphia 76ers into Next Generation?

How would the 76ers ‘ future look if Jrue Holiday and Evan Turner were team captains? Could the boat stay afloat, or would the ship be sinking? First, sink your teeth into this: As extensions of their head coaches, NBA point guards are floor generals.

Allen Iverson’s NBA Lockout Tournament Will Resurrect His Career

Future Hall of Famer Allen Iverson is set to host a basketball tournament in Las Vegas in November, the Las Vegas Superstar Challenge, according a Yahoo! Sports report by Marc J. Spears.

N.B.A. Players Finding Places to Play

Allen Iverson is hosting a tournament, called the “Las Vegas Superstar Challenge”, from Nov.

NOTES, LINKS & TWEETS

Allegedly there was some positive progress on the NBA labor front yesterday.A NBA scribe / radio host Stephen A. Smith believes the lockout will be over within a week .

82-games still possible, Hughes to join Iverson in Las Vegas

The NBA avoided a two-week slice on Tuesday, despite what a source close to the New York Daily News spun the night prior.

Raptors add experienced voice to front office

Fulfilling a promise he made a few months ago, Colangelo, the Raptors president and general manager, has added an experienced voice to his staff with the addition of Ed Stefanski as the team’s new executive vice-president of basketball operations.

Rodger’s quick take

NBA basketball player US Allen Iverson poses before a 3×3 basketball match in Badalona, near Barcelona, on September 22, 2009.

Former 76ers Owner Pat Croce Is Looking For Pirate Treasure

Remember former Philadephia 76ers owner Pat Croce? Well, I remember him as the guy always super-excited to see any move accomplished by Allen Iverson but now, Mr.

Philadelphia 76ers: Ranking the Most Dazzling Duos in Franchise History

Are the Smiths - Will and Jada Pinkett - the most dazzling duo in 76ers ‘ lore? The Hollywood couple recently became part owners of the Sixers, Will’s hometown team.

Wizards could lose eight more games in latest lockout cut

According to the New York Daily News , the NBA will announce another season cut today which will cancel two more weeks of the 2011-12 season.

Why Reggie Evans Is a Legit Candidate for a Team Seeking Rebounding Help

After entering the NBA in 2002 as an undrafted free agent from the University of Iowa, Reggie Evans has been able to establish a NBA career based on hustle and tenacity.

Iverson to Host Las Vegas Tournament

Iverson, who has not played in the NBA since 2010, is expected to captain and play for one of four teams in the Las Vegas Superstar Challenge, scheduled to take place Nov.

Former Detroit Piston Allen Iverson to host two-day pro tournament next month in Las Vegas

Iverson is working with the Justice Entertainment Group on the four-team Las Vegas Superstar Challenge slated for Nov.

Georgetown Basketball: Allen Iverson Among the 15 Best Players in Hoyas History

Although Georgetown played in the 1943 NCAA title game, the program didn’t really make an impression on the national stage until John Thompson Jr.