Notre Dame's Zach Auguste (30) celebrates after making a foul shot with time running down in the second half of an NCAA tournament second round college basketball game against Northeastern, Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Pittsburgh. Notre Dame won 69-65 to advance to the third round. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) “Bubble Team” is a term that gets heavy use starting around mid-February and peaks on Selection Sunday every year, when the NCAA Selection Committee has to decide which of the teams who have no chance of winning a title had a ‘good enough’ season to be included in the Big Dance, […]

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Adidas has decided not renew it’s contract with the National Basketball League according to a new report from the NY Times: According to a person familiar with the situation, the league informed Adidas last week that it was going to open up the bidding to other companies, and the N.B.A. is expected to announce a […]

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Photo: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Apparently Amar’e Stoudamire is full of ideas on what is wrong with his current team, the Dallas Mavericks: “I came here to win, and we’re [4 ½] games out of being out of the playoffs, which is unacceptable,” Stoudemire said after the Cleveland Cavaliers cruised to a 127-94 win over […]

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UPDATE: Christian’s AMA will be later in the week. Christian Laettner announced an AMA on Reddit for Tuesday, March 10 at 9 am. For those not familiar with Reddit, AMA means ‘Ask Me Anything’. Laettner started his foray into the Q&A with the following tweet: For my fans and ‘haters’ alike: I’ll be doing a […]

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Chinese sportswear company Anta has reached an agreement with the NBA to become an official marketing and merchandising partner of its NBA China division. Under the wide-ranging deal, Anta will launch a line of co-branded NBA league and team footwear and accessories across its network of more than 2,000 Chinese stores and online retailers Tmall […]

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Ron of FantasyBasketballMoneyLeagues.Com. For more fantasy basketball updates, you can follow Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues Google+ Page or like it on Facebook. We all made several predictions about the upcoming 2014 NBA Draft. And although there were some difference, at least we believed we were certain about […]

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Ron of FantasyBasketballMoneyLeagues.Com. For more fantasy basketball updates, you can follow Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues Google+ Page or like it on Facebook. The 2014 NBA Playoffs are not yet over but if you are an owner of a fantasy basketball team, chances are you have already started […]

By Marcus Shockley For the life of me, I can’t figure out what has happened – and, continues to happen – to the Indiana Pacers. By all rights the Pacers should have already won a title. Over the past two seasons, they consistently outplayed the Miami Heat, but just couldn’t close the deal when it […]

Jabari Parker made it official today by announcing his intention to enter the 2014 NBA draft, surprising…well, no one, really. Parker is expected to be a top 5 pick in the draft and could even be considered a number one possibility. Parker seems to have the most mature game of any of the early entries […]

One thing is for certain; the debate over whether college athletes at high-revenue college programs should be paid is not going away. This, despite the NCAA’s best efforts to frame the conversation with rhetoric about ‘student-athletes’, a term they coined decades ago to justify not paying the players in their employ. Now the NBA has […]