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Rohan Dharmalingam
Hoops Hype Chronicles

Rohan Dharmalingam is an NBA beat writer at EssentiallySports, who extensively covers the Lakers. Be it a multimillion dollar deal breaking or a classic throwback, Rohan has covered the many themes and formats. Most notably, his coverage received a shoutout from the Purple & Gold icon Shaquille O'Neal and the rap legend 50 Cent, on Instagram. A point guard himself, from his university days, Rohan deftly brings expertise to the table when he breaks down plays. Even in his free time it is nothing but Basketball films that catch his attention.

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Steph Curry Is the “Worst Representation of a Player” in the Viral 2024 Series, Jamal Crawford Claim

Jamal Crawford and JJ Redick mock the casting of Warriors star Stephen Curry on newly released series about the Clippers.

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Shaq’s Ex-Wife Shaunie Admits Crying for Daughter Me’arah Only for 24YO Son to Express Jealousy

Shaquille O'Neal's daughter Me'arah's departure to college tears up Shaunie, while brother Shareef and Myles bring out their funny side.

3 hrs ago

LeBron James’s Cavs Were Given an Ultimatum in a Silent Locker Room After Getting Thrashed by Warriors in 2016

2016 champion reveals how LeBron James and his teammates got a hard-hitting message after going down 3-1 against the Warriors.

1 day ago

Jayson Tatum, Like Joel Embiid & Draymond Green, Can’t Believe How Bucks Gave Boston Gift of a Life Time

Jayson Tatum highlights how Boston Celtics got a steal before the trade deadline by acquiring ex-Bucks star after game 3 masterclass.

1 day ago

Jerry West’s Demise Takes a Heavy Toll on Heartbroken Charles Barkley: “This Is a Tough One for Our Family”

Charles Barkley shares how it has been a tough week amid the NBA finals, after the passing of LA legend Jerry West.

2 days ago

Patrick Mahomes & Wife Brittany’s Fashion Choice Grab Fans’ Attention as Stars Pack NBA Celeb Row for Game 3

Patrick Mahomes and wife Brittany steal the show with their outfit as Dallas Mavericks try to keep their championship run alive.

2 days ago

Now Valued at $50 Million, Jerry West “The Logo” Didn’t Even Earn $100,000 Annually During His Lakers Days

What was the highest did Jerry West earn during his time as a guard for the Los Angeles Lakers? How much would it be in the modern NBA?

2 days ago

Shaq Diminishes Caitlin Clark Hype Train as the TNT Host Finally Responds to Charles Barkley’s “Petty” Comments: “It’s Never One Person”

Shaquille O'Neal calls out Charles Barkley, weeks after the 76ers icon's rant on WNBA to defend Caitlin Clark.

2 days ago

Carmelo Anthony’s First-Born Kiyan Turns Into “Best NBA Son” for Fans After 35-Point Mastery at NBPA Camp

Carmelo Anthony's ex-wife goes cloud nine as son Kiyan delivers back-to-back monstrous performances to get the attention of the NBA world.

4 days ago

While Shaquille O’Neal’s TNT Course Nears Its End, Daughter Me’Arah Celebrates New Beginnings With Mom Shaunie

Shaquille O'Neal's ex-wife Shaunie Henderson finds it hard to control her excitement as daughter Me'arah takes next big step.

4 days ago

ESPN Takes a Nasty Hit as Fans Thrash Kendrick Perkins After LeBron James Outburst on National TV

Kendrick Perkins' rant about LeBron James unfollowing him on Instagram brings out fans' true feeling about ESPN.

4 days ago

Luka Doncic Swallows Tough Pill Despite Suffering With Chest Contusions & Bleeding Through Jersey at NBA Finals Game 2

Luka Doncic puts his leadership qualities on spotlight as he makes a tough confession on disappointing game 2 loss to the Celtics.

5 days ago

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