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Ron Artest: “I used to drink Hennessy at halftime”

Ron Artest shared his most intimate thoughts and memories with the Sporting News. Here are some excerpts, the most starting being his admission that he drank cognac during halftime of Bulls games. Warning – just reading these might make you lose your mind. In a lengthy interview for the December 7 issue of Sporting News... [More]

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And the player with the highest basketball IQ is…

According to a poll of players and coaches, Kobe Bryant has the highest basketball IQ. Here's the top 5: 1. Kobe Bryant2. Jason Kidd3. Steve Nash4. Chris Paul5. LeBron James Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Deron Williams also received votes. Am I surprised Kobe was voted #1? No, because there's a lot of hero worship... [More]

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Your KG Face of the Day

Wednesday, December 2, 2009 The "Nazr Mohammed isn't into the YMCA dance the same way KG is"... [More]

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Did Philly really want Iverson back?

Allen Iverson has agreed to terms with the 76ers on a one year, non-guaranteed deal. The team did not disclose contract details. If Iverson received the pro-rated veteran's minimum, the deal would be worth $1,029,794. He could get the full veteran's minimum of $1,306,455 if the Sixers signed him with the mid-level or $1.99 million... [More]

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Now THAT’S Celtics basketball

Now THAT’S Celtics basketball

We just had to break this play out on its own today.  There are so many components to it that make it awesome. Rondo with the little flick of a bounce pass to KG.  You'll notice it on the replay.  Looks so easy… but when you look at the angle and how little space there... [More]

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C’s have their guns blazin’

C’s have their guns blazin’

From the Elias Sports Bureau The Celtics made 36 of 66 field-goal attempts in an easy 108-90 victory in Charlotte, the third straight game in which Boston has made at least half of its shots and the ninth time it has happened in 18 games this season. Here's something to shoot for: The last season... [More]

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Your Morning Dump… featuring Sheed’s technical difficulties

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline.  Because there's nothing quite as satisfying a good morning dump. “I’m concerned,” Rivers said. “There’s nothing I’m going to do about it, I can tell you that. I can talk to him until I’m blue, and I’m sure... [More]

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There’s a Beast running wild in Charlotte

How about Kendrick Perkins? The Beast dominated the paint and finished with 21 points, 12 rebounds, 3 blocks in the Celtics 108-90 win over the Bobcats. Ray Allen was on the mark tonight. He finished with 27 points, 5-6 3FG, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. Couple this stat line with the 245 he bowled last... [More]

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The 2 Man Game, live tomorrow at 9!

The next episode of The 2 Man Game goes live tomorrow night at 9pm.  We'll be talking about whatever happened tonight… but we're going to have a heavy focus on the big game with the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday. To do that, we're going to bring in Michael DeLeon and Jeff Garcia from Project... [More]

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Iverson… back to where it all started

It's looking like Allen Iverson could finish his career where it started… in Philly But sources stressed to ESPN.com that plans behind the scenes have progressed to a level where Iverson's return is now regarded by both sides as far more likely than not. Although it remains unclear whether Iverson has the leverage to command... [More]

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