By Jill Pankow | 02/20/2012 - 12:40
-Though the New York Knicks 7 game winning streak came to an end last Friday against the New Orleans Hornets, it is doubtful that Linsanity will be completely over just yet. As the return of Knicks part-Puerto Rican Carmelo Anthony grows nearer with each game, it has been no secret that sports fans have a great deal of apprehension surrounding his coming back to the court.
By Jill Pankow | 02/17/2012 - 11:43
- Pau Gasol’s future with the Los Angeles Lakers is out of his hands as the NBA’s trade deadline, March 15th, approaches. Though he finds it difficult at times to distance himself from thoughts of being traded, fans certainly aren’t seeing the rumors affecting his skills on the court. The Spanish basketball star has averaged 16.8 points, 10.6 rebounds, 3 assists and 1.3 blocks so far this season. “There’s talks and rumors every day.
By Jill Pankow | 02/13/2012 - 14:02
-Free agent Gilbert Arenas could soon be joining the Los Angeles Lakers. The guard engaged in a private work-out on Sunday with Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak before flying home to Orlando, according to ESPN. Last Tuesday the team cut Derrick Caracter, leaving the court open for a new addition to the team.
By Jill Pankow | 02/10/2012 - 12:28
-Spanish baller Pau Gasol saved the game to secure a Los Angeles Lakers win over the Boston Celtics Thursday night. In the final moments of overtime Boston’s Ray Allen rebounded a shot that teammate Paul Pierce had rimmed out of the basket, and threw it up for the win, a win that Gasol ultimately denied them. The power forward blocked Allen’s shot just in the nick of time.