NEW YORK – Being a professional basketball player goes well beyond attending team-mandated practices and workouts. For the best of the best, it also involves going through hardcore training sessions designed to finely hone their skill set, both from a physical as well as from a basketball perspective. 1,279 more words
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If Hassan Whiteside had been the general manager of the Lakers, he would have signed Hassan Whiteside.
But Los Angeles was one of the teams that turned him down as he tried to get back into the NBA, and it was on the wrong end of his wrath Wednesday. 502 more words
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 25 points and added six assists, Hassan Whiteside grabbed 25 rebounds and the Miami Heat rallied to beat the Los Angeles Lakers, 100-94, on Wednesday night. 492 more words
The New Orleans Pelicans are just one game out of the playoffs in the West, although catching and passing the Oklahoma City Thunder will be a tall task. 175 more words