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Kobe’s Gonna Retire in a Couple Years?!?!

If you haven’t seen this video footage of an interview with Kobe Bryant recently, here it is:

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The Miami Heat Team and Rotations?! Unbelievable!

If you haven’t heard yet, the Miami Heat have signed both Ray Allen and Rashard Lewis via free agency. Holy $H!T. Both being good shooters, they are coming off the bench this next year and will make the Heat much better. Remember when they both were in the Seattle Supersonics many years ago? Now they’re back together! They used to start together, and now they’re on the bench together. If you take a look at their bench, they have…

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Mitch Kupchak Is A Genius!

I have had some doubts about the Mitch Kupchak, the general manager of the Los Angeles Lakers, but he has always been able to pull off trades that were a steal for the Lakers! Yes, he hasn’t pulled the trigger on trades too much, but when he does, he turns out to be a bonafide genius! There are a couple trades that he will be recently remembered for: the trade to get Steve Nash this year and the trade that got Pau Gasol.

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I Am Officially Tired of the Dwight Howard Trade Drama

I know my last post was about Dwight Howard and the Lakers, but I am tired of hearing all these rumors and just want something to be finally done. All I keep hearing all over are “sources” saying he’ll go here, he’ll go there, and then switch up the stories every day. It gets old after hearing about it over and over again. This post will be a rant about how tired I am hearing about all this.

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Is Trading For Dwight Howard Good or Bad for the Lakers?

There have been rumors of the Lakers trading Andrew Bynum and Metta World Peace for Dwight Howard. Is it really worth trading for this drama-filled player? We will look at the pros (good) and cons (bad) of the trade and if it really does make sense doing this trade.

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Steve Nash a New Laker via Sign-and-Trade Deal

Coming home from celebrating the fourth of July, I find out that the Lakers have received PG Steve Nash from the Phoenix Suns. I was like WTF?! Is this for real?? I believe so. All the Lakers had to give up was their trade exception that they received from the Dallas Mavericks in the Lamar Odom trade, and will have to absorb Nash’s contract in the sign-and-trade deal.

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Superstar Big 3’s: Is This The New NBA Trend?

It all started with the Boston Celtics. Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. Then the Miami Heat 2 seasons ago, when LeBron James went to the Miami Heat. After that, Chris Bosh did so right after. It took two seasons to win their first championship together. The question is: are the Brooklyn Nets next?

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Howard Requests Trade To Nets During Hennigan Meeting

New Magic GM Rob Hennigan met with Dwight Howard on Friday in Los Angeles.

Sources say that Howard informed Hennigan he wants to be traded to the Brooklyn Nets.

Hennigan did not inform Howard of his intentions.

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NBA Draft 2012: Lottery Picks Recap

NBA Draft 2012 Lotter Pick Results:

Name – Position – Drafted by

1) Anthony Davis – PF – New Orleans Hornets
2) Michael Kidd-Gilchrist – SF – Charlotte Bobcats
3) Bradley Beal – G – Washington Wizards
4) Dion Walters – G – Cleveland Cavaliers
5) Thomas Robinson – PF – Sacramento Kings
6) Damian Lillard –  PG – Portland Trailblazers
7) Harrison Barnes – SF – Golden State Warriors
8) Terrence Ross – SG – Toronto Raptors
9) Andre Drummond – F – Detroit Pistons
10) Austin Rivers – G – New Orleans Hornets
11) Meyers Leonard – C – Portland Trailblazers
12) Jeremy Lamb – G – Houston Rockets
13) Kendall Marshall – PG – Phoenix Suns
14) John Henson – F – Milwaukee Bucks

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