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10 Amazing speeches by sportspersons

 Sportspersons have a very peculiar kind of magic. They win fans all over the globe by barely saying anything. They are immortalized and worshipped, by people they will never meet, by sometimes not even speaking a word. “Wordsmith”- is...

NBA Playoff Picture now

Each team in the NBA has fewer than 30 regular season  games left before the conclusion and the playoff races are intensifying. While the top 4 teams in both the east and west can assume relative safety (since nearly 4...

A tribute to Michael Jordan

If you ever need inspiration, just remember that Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team for being too short. By the mid-1990s, people were acknowledging him as the greatest basketball player ever.The list of accolades he...

SAG Basketball in Jeopardy

The International Basketball Association(FIBA) has requested all nations participating in the South Asian Games(SAG) to refrain from sending their teams to the basketball event. The event, to be conducted in Shillong and Guwahati is in  jeopardy now as FIBA...
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Why Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan make the Toronto Raptors an NBA Finals Contender

In every NBA franchise, there are often two or three players who really stand out from the crowd. With the Toronto Raptors, they have at least four or five top-class players. However, none of them come close to Kyle...

Clippers’ Griffin breaks hand in fight, out 4-6 weeks

REUTERS - Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin is expected to miss four to six weeks of action after breaking his hand while throwing a punch, the National Basketball Association team said on Tuesday.The five-time NBA All-Star, who has...

Can the Warriors survive a tougher second half ?

A look at what might be ahead for the second half of the season for the Golden State Warriors

Cavaliers fire head coach Blatt

(Reuters) - LeBron James's Eastern Conference-leading Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday fired head coach David Blatt, four days after suffering their worst loss of the NBA season, and replaced him with assistant coach Tyronn Lue.The surprise move to fire the...