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Justin Timberlake bacia Jessica Biel alla partita dell’Nba

Justin Timberlake bacia Jessica Biel alla partita dell’Nba

LOS ANGELES – Per festeggiare la vittoria dei Los Angeles Lakers contro Denver, Justin Timberlake ha baciato appassionatamente la sua  Jessica Biel. Il giovane attore, dopo aver seguito accanto a Jessica l’intera partita, non...

Nba, Danilo Gallinari in Costa Smeralda con un amico

Nba, Danilo Gallinari in Costa Smeralda con un amico

COSTA SMERALDA (OT) – Danilo Gallinari, il cestista italiano che gioca nella NBA per i Denver Nuggets, in vacanza in Costa Smeralda con un amico (foto LaPresse):

Kim Kardashian non cambierà il suo cognome in Humphries

Kim Kardashian non cambierà il suo cognome in Humphries

LOS ANGELES – “Kim non cambierà il suo cognome. E’ il suo marchio, il suo nome. Non avrebbe senso”, dichiara una fonte vicina a Kim Kardashian, la regina del reality americano che presto dirà...

Beyoncè, Shakira, Madonna Aretha Franklin: parata di star per il saluto all’ “Oprah Winfrey Show”

Beyoncè, Shakira, Madonna Aretha Franklin: parata di star per il saluto all’ “Oprah Winfrey Show”

CHICAGO (ILLINOIS, STATI UNITI) – Molte celebrità americane hanno partecipato alle registrazioni della doppia puntata in cui le star hanno salutato la fine dell’Oprah Winfrey Show, che precederà il gran finale del programma. La...

Charlie Bell Allegedly Stabbed By Wife: Former Miss Michigan Attacks NBA Guard With Box Cutter

Charlie Bell Allegedly Stabbed By Wife: Former Miss Michigan Attacks NBA Guard With Box Cutter

The estranged wife of Golden State Warriors guard Charlie Bell has been charged with assault and domestic violence after stabbing him with a box cutter on Sunday, the Associated Press reports. Kenya Bell, former Miss Michigan, was said to ha…

NBA Playoff Preview: Thunder vs. Grizzlies

NBA Playoff Preview: Thunder vs. Grizzlies

Memphis continued to shock the world when it upset heavily favored Oklahoma City in Game 1 Sunday, leading many of us “experts” to think the Grizzlies will pull another shocker and win the series.I, however, refuse to succumb to such insanit…

Grizzlies Upset Spurs, Win First Playoff Series In Franchise History

Grizzlies Upset Spurs, Win First Playoff Series In Franchise History

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Zach Randolph had 31 points and 11 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies advanced to their first Western Conference semifinals and made NBA history in knocking off the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs 99-91 on Friday night.Memphis…

Terrence Jones, Brandon Knight, DeAndre Liggins Of Kentucky To Test NBA Draft Waters

Terrence Jones, Brandon Knight, DeAndre Liggins Of Kentucky To Test NBA Draft Waters

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky freshmen Terrence Jones, Brandon Knight and junior DeAndre Liggins are heading to the NBA. Maybe.The school announced Wednesday all three players have declared for the NBA draft but will not sign with an agent…

Oliver Miller Arrested: Former NBA Player Booked For Assault

Oliver Miller Arrested: Former NBA Player Booked For Assault

Former NBA player Oliver Miller was arrested on Tuesday morning in for allegedly “pistol whipping” a man at a barbecue in Maryland.According to WUSA9.com, the former Phoenix Suns center was charged with first and second degree assault, reckl…

Sacramento Kings Moving? Not So Fast, Says Sacramento Leaders

Sacramento Kings Moving? Not So Fast, Says Sacramento Leaders

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Business and political leaders in Sacramento have another chance to persuade the NBA that the Kings should stay in town, and they’ll put a full-court press on league officials this week.Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johns…

The Chicago Bulls Won’t Win The East

The Chicago Bulls Won’t Win The East

It’s easy to understand why the Bulls (62-20) are the favorite to come out of the Eastern Conference and compete for a title. The Bulls feature one of the league’s most dynamic talents in Derrick Rose and have a defensive guru on the bench i…

Grizzlies Upset Spurs For First Playoff Win

Grizzlies Upset Spurs For First Playoff Win

SAN ANTONIO — The Memphis Grizzlies own the first upset of the NBA playoffs, and they made history in the process.Zach Randolph had 25 points and 14 rebounds, and Shane Battier hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 23.9 seconds left, and the…

Bulls Gain Home-Court Advantage Throughout NBA Playoffs

Bulls Gain Home-Court Advantage Throughout NBA Playoffs

PHOENIX — The San Antonio Spurs lost a shot at home-court advantage throughout the playoffs and saw a grimacing Manu Ginobili leave the court in pain early in the game.Not exactly a beautiful ending to a powerful regular season.Read Mo…

Bryant Fined $100,000 For Gay Slur, Activists Demand Apology

Bryant Fined $100,000 For Gay Slur, Activists Demand Apology

LOS ANGELES — The NBA fined Kobe Bryant $100,000 on Wednesday for using a derogatory gay term in frustration over a referee’s call.NBA Commissioner David Stern issued a swift disciplinary ruling after the five-time NBA champion guard cursed…

2011 NBA Defensive Player Of The Year Goes To…

2011 NBA Defensive Player Of The Year Goes To…

Because many young players have a love affair with scoring, they can develop poor defensive habits early on. Often, those habits become uncorrectable. Gone are the days of true team enforcers like the Pistons “Bad Boys” contingent or the…

2011 NBA Most Improved Goes To…

2011 NBA Most Improved Goes To…

In high school, winning “most improved player” is often deemed a slap in the face. Maybe it goes to the token cheerleader of the team who knows he’s not very good, or the player who thinks he’s really good and then realizes he never actu…

NBA Fines New Jersey Nets Over Jay-Z’s Visit To Kentucky Wildcats Locker Room

NBA Fines New Jersey Nets Over Jay-Z’s Visit To Kentucky Wildcats Locker Room

NEWARK, N.J. — The NBA has fined the New Jersey Nets $50,000 because hip-hop mogul and part-owner Jay-Z went into the Kentucky locker room after the Wildcats clinched a berth in the Final Four.League spokesman Tim Frank confirmed the fine F…

Detroit Pistons Sold To Billionaire Tom Gores

Detroit Pistons Sold To Billionaire Tom Gores

Billionaire Tom Gores has reached an agreement with the Detroit Pistons to purchase the NBA franchise.The deal between Gores and team owner Karen Davidson also includes The Palace of Auburn Hills and DTE Energy Music Theatre.”We are pleased …

Kyrie Irving Headed To NBA, Leaving Duke After 1 Season

Kyrie Irving Headed To NBA, Leaving Duke After 1 Season

DURHAM, N.C. — Point guard Kyrie Irving is leaving Duke after one season to enter the NBA draft.Coach Mike Krzyzewski said in a statement issued Wednesday by the school that Irving plans to hire an agent, ending his college career.Read…

CharlesBarkley.com: NBA Legend Launches His Own Website

CharlesBarkley.com: NBA Legend Launches His Own Website

Charles Barkley is invading computers everywhere. The NBA legend and current TNT analyst announced on Tuesday that he is launching his own website CharlesBarkley.com. In his announcement, Barkley explains that he will give his take on sports…

NBA All-Star Game 2011 Starters: See The Starting Roster

NBA All-Star Game 2011 Starters: See The Starting Roster

The starting lineups for the 2011 NBA All-Star Game have been revealed. The game will be played on February 20 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. The Eastern Conference starters feature Miami’s LeBron James and New York’s Amar’e St…

Carmelo Anthony Says There Will Be A Lockout

Carmelo Anthony Says There Will Be A Lockout

In an interview with NBA writer Ian Thompson of Sports Illustrated, Denver Nuggets star Carmelo Anthony weighed in on the chances of an NBA lockout. “I’ve been sitting in meetings with the owners and seeing what is their problem with everyth…

Carmelo Anthony On Nets Trade Rumors: ‘I Don’t Want To Talk To Nobody’

Carmelo Anthony On Nets Trade Rumors: ‘I Don’t Want To Talk To Nobody’

The Nuggets evidently have granted permission to the New Jersey Nets to speak to Carmelo Anthony about possibly joining them. Having such a conversation, a move first reported Sunday by NBA.com, is considered important because it’s unlikely …

Rafael Araujo Shatters Backboard: Former NBA Player Breaks Glass In FIBA Americas Game (VIDEO)

Rafael Araujo Shatters Backboard: Former NBA Player Breaks Glass In FIBA Americas Game (VIDEO)

Former NBA player Rafael Araujo destroyed the basket in a FIBA Americas League basketball game in Brazil last week. Araujo received a pass on the baseline and immediately attacked the basket. He dunked the ball and ripped down the rim, compl…

Blake Griffin: YouTube’s Most Popular NBA Star (VIDEO)

Blake Griffin: YouTube’s Most Popular NBA Star (VIDEO)

YouTube’s most most Popular NBA player isn’t Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, or even Lebron James.The high-flying style and tremendous dunks of the Clippers’ Blake Griffin have made him the most popular NBA star on YouTube, and the fastest rising…

Stan Van Gundy Fined $35K For Accusing Refs Of Targeting Dwight Howard

Stan Van Gundy Fined $35K For Accusing Refs Of Targeting Dwight Howard

Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy was finOrlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy was fined $35,000 by the NBA on Saturday for his critical comments of NBA officials, in which he accused referees of targeting Magic center Dwight Howard …