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Archive for June 2007

June 30th, 2007

Suns Deal James Jones To Portland

After a pretty busy draft day, apparently the Blazers aren’t done yet.
League sources confirmed that the Suns will ship forward James Jones to the Trail Blazers as part of the deal in which Portland bought the 24th pick from Phoenix for $3 million Thursday.

East Valley Tribune 6/29/07
I know the small forward position is their weakest […]

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June 29th, 2007

07 Draft Thoughts

The 2007 NBA draft is finally over and one thing I can say is that it was a very good draft in general and it really showed how deep it was when some guys who could have been 1st round talent were available even at the second round. Having said that I have a few […]

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June 28th, 2007

Portland Trailblazers Reportedly Will Select Oden at #1

The Oden or Durant speculations have been going on for so long it’s good that we finally have some kind of sure answer. Because of a poor workout by Oden for the Blazers and the fact that Kevin Duraant does fit in with the roster quite well there were some signs that they were considering […]

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June 26th, 2007

Billups Opts Out Of Contract

Detroit Pistons star point guard Chauncey Billups has officially opted out of his contract and will be a free agent come July 1. This is exactly the event that gave rise to those rumors way back about Billups going elsewhere. But Pistons fans shouldn’t worry too much since he has made it clear to his […]

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June 25th, 2007

Hawks Unveil New Jerseys, Logos

Perhaps the Hawks really feel that the upcoming draft can help them finally make the playoffs because right now they feel it’s time for a change in team logos and uniforms to usher in a new era. The change was announced in the Hawks website and I must the new look has a clean, simple […]

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June 23rd, 2007

Who Goes 3rd?

Everyone knows that Greg Oden and Kevin Durant will fill the first two slots on the draft board this coming draft but nobody really knows for sure who will go 3rd. What adds to this mystery is that Atlanta, who owns the 3rd pick, also owns the 11th giving them some flexibility in their drafting […]

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June 21st, 2007

Sneak Preview Of “The Kobe Video”

So one of the big thngs now is news of “The Kobe Video”. It’s an amateur were he was taped saying profanity laced statements against center Andrew Bynum and GM Mitch Kupchak because the Lakers missed out on an opportunity to acquire Jason Kidd in a trade that involved Bynum during the February trade deadline.
The […]

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June 19th, 2007

Drafting The Big Man

I’ve been meaning to write a piece on this topic for a long time but I decided to wait until the playoffs were over. Since draft day is very near, now could be a good time. Snagging that big man with a lot of star potential seems to be what NBA teams have been looking […]

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June 18th, 2007

Poll: Spurs - Dynasty Worthy?

The San Antonio Spurs just recently won their fourth championship and that puts them in great company with the LA Lakers, Boston Celtics and the Chicago Bulls as the only franchises to have at least four titles. But what makes this even more interesting is that they got the four in a matter of 8 […]

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June 17th, 2007

Raptors Acquire Delfino From Pistons

Just like last off-season, Toronto Raptors GM Bryan Colangelo didn’t wait long to make a deal to improve the team. The Raptors acquired Argentinean swing man Carlos Delfino from the Detroit Pistons at the cost of 2nd round picks in 2009 and 2010.
“Carlos is a talented basketball player that should thrive in our system,” Raptors […]

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