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2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Preview

Starting on Saturday, Spain will host the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, where Team USA will look for its second straight championship and fifth overall, which would tie Yugoslavia for the most ever. The United States will be bringing a young and inexperienced team to the tournament, but one that still has to be considered the […]

SoB NBA Power Rankings: Week 7

1)  Chicago Bulls (23-6) – The Bulls are rolling over teams right now. That, combined with a semi-rough week out of OKC, puts Bulls are back on top. Seriously, four straight blowout wins on the road. Impressive. 2)  Oklahoma City Thunder (21-6) – OKC suffered two losses this week which pushes them down into the […]

European Guard Ricky Rubio Interested in Playing For Celtics

Two years removed from being the fifth overall selection by Minnesota in the 2009 NBA Draft, Ricky Rubio has his sights set on a big city market. According Jonathan Givony, of the New York Times, a representative of Rubio said that the well-hyped point guard — and his family — wants to play on the […]

2009 NBA Draft: Round 1 Pick Analysis

Here we go, pick by pick, through the first round of the 2009 NBA Draft: Round 1 1. Los Angeles Clippers: Blake Griffin – F – Oklahoma No surprise here. Griffin was easily the best player in the college ranks this past season. There’s also no surprise that the Clippers need all the help they […]

Celtics Interested in 2nd Pick?

The Celtics, despite holding just one late-second round selection in this month’s NBA Draft, have been involved in some strange rumors lately. There’s a report in Tuesday’s Memphis Commercial-Appeal that says the Celtics might be interested in acquiring the No. 2 pick in the NBA Draft from the Memphis Grizzlies. …The Griz still are entertaining […]