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About Last Week

Everything you might have missed last week from the Basketball Universe: The Anthony Lamb Show Thirteen-seed Vermont pushed fourth-seed Purdue to the brink in the first round of the NCAA Tournament before falling 80-70 in a game that was much closer...
Everything you might have missed last week from the Basketball Universe: Vince Carter doesn’t have time for that. Vince Carter is the only 40-year old in the NBA. He grew up in the 80s during the lunch-pail, no blood no foul...
Everything you might have missed last week from the Basketball Universe: The other JCraw. Westchester Knick Jordon Crawford – commonly mistaken with the other Jordan Crawford of the D-League – was traded from Westchester to the Canton Charge. The 5’6”...
Everything you might have missed last week from the Basketball Universe: The millennial moment. Luka Doncic is 17. He’s Slovenian, and plays for Real Madrid – where he debuted at 16 – in the EuroLeague. He’s 6’7” and can play both...
Everything you might have missed last week from the Basketball Universe: Miroslav dropping dimes. Beard aficionado and Serbian national team goon Miroslav Radulicja showed a depth to his game often overlooked in a EuroLeague match between EA7 Milan and Real...
Everything you might have missed last week from the Basketball Universe: Dimes, dimes and more dimes. Dru Joyce III set a FIBA Europe Cup record dropping 17 assists in a Tsmoki-Minsk (Belarus) win over Kormend (Hungary). In a previous life,...

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Looking Back at the 1999-2000 Portland Trail Blazers

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Through the Cracks: the 1991-92 Cleveland Cavaliers

When you research basketball thoroughly, you learn to appreciate the teams that have been forgotten, the players whose feats have been surpassed and beaten....

That Time I Hooped With That Guy From That Show

I saw Greg Oden at a Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles once. This was back in 2011, when he was just entering the free fall...