Carmelo Anthony agrees to one-year contract with Los Angeles Lakers

Carmelo Anthony’s pursuit of his first NBA championship will continue for another season, but not with the Portland Trail Blazers. The veteran forward agreed to sign a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, according to a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Anthony confirmed the report with a tweet that included his “MELO” logo with the Lakers’ logo replacing the No. 7. According to … Continue reading Carmelo Anthony agrees to one-year contract with Los Angeles Lakers

Why did Shaq pull his legs up when dunking? He got it from former Syracuse big man Rony Seikaly

Shaquille O’Neal made a name for himself as one of the most dominant players to ever pick up a basketball. The four-time NBA champion and Hall of Fame center was known for his demoralizing dunks that often left his opponents in shame. But why did he dunk the ball with so much force? Turns out, it’s related to two things: his father’s tough love and … Continue reading Why did Shaq pull his legs up when dunking? He got it from former Syracuse big man Rony Seikaly

Carmelo Anthony sinks go-ahead free throws to propel Portland Trail Blazers past Philadelphia 76ers

Carmelo Anthony has proven himself time and time again as a guy you want with the ball in his hands when the game is on the line. He’s made clutch shots in the Carrier Dome. He drilled game-winners during his prime years with the Denver Nuggets and New York Knicks. Thursday night was no different as the former Syracuse star forward cashed in two late … Continue reading Carmelo Anthony sinks go-ahead free throws to propel Portland Trail Blazers past Philadelphia 76ers

From MyCAREER to MyTEAM and everything in between; The most important takeaways from NBA 2K19’s Launch Event

With just one day left until “2K Day,” NBA 2K is primed to continue its reign as the top basketball simulation after improvements to MyCAREER and MyTEAM. NEW YORK – NBA 2K held it’s annual launch event last week in the heart of Brooklyn, N.Y., where social influencers, media organizations and celebrities filled Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse to experience the video game’s newest iteration, NBA 2K19. … Continue reading From MyCAREER to MyTEAM and everything in between; The most important takeaways from NBA 2K19’s Launch Event

NBA 2K18’s “Run the Neighborhood” takes franchise to next level

In less than two weeks, NBA 2K18 will be available to fans everywhere. You may be thinking about how the folks at 2K could significantly improve the game after last year’s edition. Well, they’ve done it again. The future of sports video gaming is here. In “The Neighborhood,” elements of MyPark, Pro-AM and MyCareer are brought together for players to truly experience the life of … Continue reading NBA 2K18’s “Run the Neighborhood” takes franchise to next level

Sleeved jerseys coming to an end?

Nike, reportedly has no plans to produce uniforms with sleeves beginning in the 2017-18 season. Four years ago, Adidas introduced jerseys with sleeves to the NBA. Some loved the idea. Most hated the uniforms. Whatever the case, it seems as if they’re on their way out. Nike, who will become the league’s official uniform provider next season doesn’t plan on continuing the run. From Sarah Germano of … Continue reading Sleeved jerseys coming to an end?