Josh Gordon To Apply for Reinstatement

Photo Credit: Dunk 360 Cleveland Browns’ wide receiver Josh Gordon is applying for reinstatement into the NFL once again. He was suspended for the majority of the 2014 season as well as the entire 2015 and 2016 seasons for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Gordon, 25, has played in the NFL for 3 seasons, all with the Browns. He is coming off of a … Continue reading Josh Gordon To Apply for Reinstatement

Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Left Knee Injury

Photo Credit: Sports Illustrated Philadelphia 76ers’ center Joel Embiid is out indefinitely with a contusion and a minor meniscus tear in his left knee. He has missed the team’s last 14 games as well as 17 of their last 18. He underwent an MRI on his left knee on Monday and may very well be shut down for the rest of the season, just as … Continue reading Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Left Knee Injury

Top 10 Naismith Trophy Award Semifinalists

Photo Credit: Keeping It Heel (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) NOTE: Statistics and team records are updated through Wednesday, March 1st, 2017, at 12:00 PM EST; the list is sorted alphabetically.    Lonzo Ball, Guard, California-Los Angeles Bruins (26-3) Statistics: 29 games played, 35.0 minutes per game, 14.8 points per game, 6.2 rebounds per game, 7.6 assists per game, 0.8 blocks per game, 1.9 steals per game, … Continue reading Top 10 Naismith Trophy Award Semifinalists

Kevin Durant To Miss At Least 4 Weeks with Left Leg Injury

Photo Credit: Bullets Forever Golden State Warriors’ small forward Kevin Durant will miss at least four weeks of NBA action with a sprained left MCL and a bone bruise on his left leg. He suffered the injuries when he hyperextended his left knee as result of Washington Wizards’ center Marcin Gortat pushing Warriors’ center Zaza Pachulia, who fell on Durant’s left leg in Tuesday night’s 112-108 loss … Continue reading Kevin Durant To Miss At Least 4 Weeks with Left Leg Injury

Barnes To Sign with Warriors

Photo Credit: ATB News The Golden State Warriors are now expected to sign small forward Matt Barnes as a opposed to point guard Jose Calderon, which was previously reported HERE. This has come about as a result of Warriors’ superstar small forward Kevin Durant’s left leg injury suffered in Tuesday night’s loss against the Washington Wizards, which you can read about HERE. Barnes, 36, has been in the … Continue reading Barnes To Sign with Warriors

Cole To Sign with Thunder

Photo Credit: Pelican Debrief The Oklahoma City Thunder are expected to sign point guard Norris Cole. Cole, 28, has been in the NBA for 5 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 45 games and averaged 26.6 minutes per game, 10.6 points per game, 3.4 rebounds per game, 3.7 assists per game, 0.1 blocks per game, and 0.8 steals per … Continue reading Cole To Sign with Thunder

March 1st Sweet 16 Bracketology

Photo Credit: Rock Chalk Talk (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) This is a current top 4 seed (16-team) bracket selection based on the following criteria, as explained below. According to Wikipedia, “Teams are spread out according to conference. The first three teams selected from each conference must be placed in different regions. When a conference has more than three teams in the tournament, the … Continue reading March 1st Sweet 16 Bracketology