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2014-07-08 23:14:40

Frank N. Darras of DarrasLaw reviews the recent ceremonial draft and honor for Isaiah Austin. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The NBA had their sights on Baylor sophomore Isaiah Austin, but word came just before the draft that Austin has Marfan syndrome. This genetic disorder affects the body’s connective tissues, which are found throughout the body. Even though Austin has been playing basketball during his years at Baylor with no complications, Marfan syndrome has the potential to...

2014-07-04 23:03:21

By assessing almost 50% of the 2014 NBA draft picks, Caliper provided critical insights to help teams pick future champions. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 The 2014 NBA Draft pick on June 26th was a well-watched event. Behind the scenes, many team franchises use psychometric and other tools to determine if their scouts have the “right fit.” Last week, Caliper announced that almost half of the 60 players who took part in the NBA Draft took the Caliper Profile as part of the...

2014-07-02 23:12:25

Simply G Media Network today announces the release of an interview with NBA Legend Sam Perkins with host Neil Haley, the Total Tutor. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor host of the Total Celebrity Show, interviewed Sam Perkins to find how he prepared for life after basketball, to discuss his current projects and to learn about his charity work. Perkins, who was a member of the 1984 gold-medal winning U.S. Men's Olympic basketball team, was selected with...

2014-05-08 16:23:49

LOS ANGELES, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "At no time has anyone with the NBA ever asked me not to attend a Clippers game. A Los Angeles Times story quoting an anonymous source who said the NBA asked me to not attend games is absolutely false. As co-owner, I have attended games for 33 years and I will continue going to playoff games as the Clippers march towards a championship." SOURCE Greenberg Glusker

2014-04-23 23:14:59

MillionaireMatch.com lists top five NBA players who are worth dating in 2014. Los Angeles (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 They make it to the big league, the NBA, along with their big salaries, big games and big built bodies. Many players also have big tempers and bad behaviors, which make women hate these players as women love them. In April MillionaireMatch.com wants to know who are the richest single NBA players that are worth dating. And these top five NBA ballers make the list for 2014: 1....

2014-04-23 23:14:32

While eager to begin a professional NBA career, those players with enough skill to become eligible for the draft process should consider the danger of not completing their college degree. Future earning power that accompanies an education outside the locker room will come in handy for a player who becomes disabled, says the Founding Partner of DarrasLaw. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Many talented college basketball players are only attending one year of school before entering the...

2014-03-07 12:24:56

Ambassadors Kevin Love, Pau Gasol, David Lee and other NBA stars lead Hoops for St. JudeTM Week, March 7-13 MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Regardless the final scores of all NBA games played during Hoops for St. Jude Week(TM) March 7-13, the winners will be the kids at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(®). Every matchup will help the hospital raise awareness and increase support to fight childhood cancer and other deadly diseases....

2014-02-15 16:20:07

For the eighth consecutive year, a fantasy basketball game results in a brand-new car for a family in need ATLANTA, Feb. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the eighth consecutive year, AutoTrader.com® has partnered with Turner Sports and the NBA to change the lives of a deserving family through a fantasy basketball game. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110425/CL88097LOGO ) During the regular NBA basketball season, Turner Sports' Emmy Award-winning Inside the NBA studio team...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'