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All-Star All-Aroundness

Let’s return for a while to posts about the NBA, before we get the Swimming World Championships in Kazan next week. Yes, I know it’s the Aquatics World Championships, thank you very much. 1,622 more words


Julius Erving Says He Was Told Philly's Timeline For Contention Is 'About Seven Years'

Two years after tearing down a middle class team to build a real contender from scratch, the Philadelphia 76ers aren’t much closer to accomplishing that goal. 437 more words


Dr. J: Sixers On 7-Year Plan 'To Be Good'

By Andrew Porter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Sam Hinkie haters usually ask the Sam Hinkie loyalists, “How long will this thing take? When can we start to expect results?” 89 more words

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Welcome to the NBA Draft; Where your guess is just as Good as ours.

Over the weekend NBA teams introduced their draft picks to their respective cities and media. Draft night in the NBA is an event full of every emotion: there’s joy. 957 more words


The best moments in NBA Finals history: Dr. J's scoop shot

Julius Erving could dunk.

He won the 1976 ABA dunk contest with this ridiculous jam and was considered an innovator of the slam dunk when he came to the NBA. 213 more words


Warriors legend says LeBron James is better than any small forward ever

LeBron James is unlike any player we’ve seen before. He has the strength and size to play the four or against most centers, can shoot and hang with two-guards, can pass like a point guard and fits evenly at small forward. 145 more words


Kenny Leon and celebrity friends attend ‘Blues in the Night’ gala in Atlanta

ATLANTA — The hometown boy returned home again to celebrate theater with his celebrity friends, family and fans.

Clark Atlanta University alum and Tony award-winning director Kenny Leon hosted his annual Celebrity Golf Tournament and “Blues in the Night” gala, with the artistic director of True Colors Theatre Company serving as host alongside Anna Horsford, and Monica Pearson. 104 more words