“LeBron James is not up to Michael Jordan”

LeBron James has become unwittingly, in the last human target of lenguaraz Charles Barkley. The now TV analyst and one of the best players in NBA history, refused to compare Star Cleveland Cavaliers, possessing three rings, with Michael Jordan, and even said that just passed to other legends League as Kobe Bryant or Tim Duncan, both recently retired from basketball in active. “The only problem I have is, do not know how, but it turns out [LeBron James] has surpassed Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan. If you win a couple more championships itself would enter the debate. But there is still much for that, “said Barkley in microphones 94WIP Morning Show, in remarks translated by the NBAmaniacs website, speaking of the intentions of LeBron James to be at the height of a myth as Michael Jordan. LeBron James, outside of the ideal quintet Barkley When he asked for the umpteenth time, about what his ideal team of all time in the NBA, Charles Barkley stood his ground and refused to change any of the members ...

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Michael Jordan: “Russell Westbrook it's me 30 years ago”

Hours after renewed for the Thunder, Russell Westbrok still starring in the NBA today (outside Olympic Games). In an article published in ‘Complex’ and signed by Russ Bengtson, Michael Jordan himself admits being reflected in the base. He said in the video presentation that served as the Air Jordan XXXI in Las Vegas two weeks ago. Model shoes that Westbrook will be your great advertising grancho. “It's me 30 years ago. The attitude, trying to validate you yourself, show much passion for basketball … You see all these things in his game. Seeing him can tell he loves this sport, plays with energy and class,” he said the '23’. Some praise it caught himself by surprise ‘Russ’. “It's crazy. I do not know what to say. Having the best player ever saying those things about me as a player and person will do to continue to work and mejornado” he said after the same medium in an interview. It is true that there have been some voices that have compared Westbrook Jordan with his first ...

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Shaquille O'Neal says that her two children will play in the NBA

The reign of Shaq in the NBA did not end when the giant winger was decided to retire in 2011. The player ensures that his two children will play in the best league in the world in the not too distant future, keeping his legacy assured fresco.Shaq a reporter from TMZ that her two children will ever NBA pros. Senior, Shareef O'Neal, 16, already knows that going to figure, and is considered one of the largest high school prospects in the United Unidos.Pero Shaq said Shaqir, 13, also it has extraordinary qualities to play to basketball. But there is more about genes and bequests. The power forward said he felt himself impressed by the qualities of Jaxon Williams 14-year-old son Jason Williams (White Chocolate), also a former NBA player. Shareef Jaxon and his son were playing together on the court that O'Neal has at home. And they displayed much talent that can lead them to the NBA.

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8 NBA records more difficult to beat the Warriors 73-9

The era of immediacy in which we live has consequences such as that news with breakfast in the morning that belong to the Pleistocene and that same day at night. so many things have happened (the first ring with the Cavs LeBron among them) since the middle of last April concluded the 2015-16 regular season, the 73-9 achieved by the Golden State Warriors is we are now distant in the time. We had to wait 20 seasons to see how fell a record that seemed insurmountable when Michael Jordan and his Bulls established in 1995-96. However, during the past year the reality surpassed fiction and Steve Kerr's charges improved one world record that many we considered unattainable. A mystical and sacred aspect that enveloped 72-10. But, based on triples, he flew through the air. Who assures us that in a few years does not arise a new team capable of shattering the record of Oakland? But yes, then we remember other records that threaten to seriously delayed in time. 1. Jerry Sloan: 446 techniques in ...

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Coach Anthony believes will never be NBA champion

Has 13 years of experience in the American Basketball without obtaining the ring. Carmelo Anthony is a record man. After being crowned with the US basketball team at the Olympics in Rio, the player of the New York Knicks he became the first to win three gold medals in the discipline. However, this reality has not lived in the NBA. After being part of a generation of young elite led by LeBron James, the forward has 13 years of experience in the American Basketball without getting the championship ring. After playing the final of the Western Conference in the 2008-2009 harvest wearing the uniform of the Denver Nuggets, “Melo” has not revisited this instance. This type of situation has prompted coach Jim Boeheim, Syracuse coach Anthony before the player gave the jump to the professional. “There has never been part of a team with a chance to win the title. As a player, all you can do is try to make your team better, and in each set where it has been, has improved. Denver ...

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The NBA: training school entrepreneurs (some successful)

The NBA is not only the best basketball league in the world or the producer of the best basketball players of all time. The NBA is also a real school of entrepreneurs. Retired Michael Jordan owns the Charlotte Hornets basketball team, LeBron has already begun to weave an enterprise network before retiring. And now, the newly retired Kobe Bryant has launched an investment fund of 100 million dollars. American basketball league is one of the king of US sports star players and become true mass leaders and subject of major brands and sponsors. Thus, many of them end their career with a fortune. Kobe Bryant, for example, withdrew this April with a fortune estimated at Celebrity Net Worth $ 603 million. Intelligently manage that fortune can be a challenge for many athletes. In fact, according to Sports Illustrated, five years after his retirement, 60% of NBA players end up in bankruptcy. Maintain the same lifestyle that during the professional era and make bad investments, such as discotheques, night clubs, dealers and restaurants, are some reasons ...

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John Salley defends marijuana in the NBA, “keep playing my 52 years”

John Salley, No. 11 pick in 1986, played this in two stages-11 seasons in the NBA until his definitva withdrawal in 2000. During his career, this inner born in Brooklyn got the not inconsiderable figure of 4 rings with Pistons (1989 and 1990 as part of the legendary Bad Boys), Bulls (1996) and Lakers (2000). Now, back in the news for comments on ‘TMZ’ in which he advocates the use of marijuana in American professional sports. A substance, cannabis, banned by the NBA or NFL (American Football League). In the video, Salley said that despite his 52 years would play today if he had smoked during his active career. “I am a strong advocate supporting medical marijuana. We must move forward and realize that it is beneficial to the human body. It helps the athletes. I did not start smoking until the last two months of my career *. I think if mienhtras had done playing, would continue to do, “explains Salley. Thus, it is positioned (and is not the first time he does) between ...

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The struggle of an NBA was about to die and wants to play

With clotting problems, he is determined to return to the court, although its franchise, Miami Heat, has not said about it. Chris Bosh has something clear: the health problems that made him miss the end of the last two seasons will not turn it into a former player. The Miami Heat, who has not played since February because of a blood clot, expressed through social networks preparing to return to the NBA. . “I know I've been gone a while, but now I'm back Everyone asks me: ‘Are you playing?’ Yes, I am. I'm a player, “Bosh said in a video posted on Snapchat and Twitter. It also raised another that is seen on the court, running and throwing the hoop. Anyway, the Heat still have not ruled on the health of Bosh, who still has three-year contract totaling nearly $ 76 million with the Miami franchise. At the end of last season, leading the team since they had been prudent and asked to wait until the start of training camp, where he would surely ...

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LeBron, Durant-Warriors: “It's great for the NBA”

The Cavaliers forward, who left Cleveland to return years later with two rings, believes the move is good for the league. Neither the Cavaliers seem to have rival in the East nor in the West Warriors. After two years of rivalry, which have fought two NBA Finals (a ring franchise), the Ohio and Oakland seem destined to a new duel face to face for the championship. LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Kyrie Irving, Draymond Green, Kevin Love and Kevin Durant …. The last and new signing of the Warriors does not seem to scare the King, who has made clear that the movement seems “cool.” “I think it's all great for our league. It's a very competitive league. He has continued to grow and Adam Silver (NBA Commissioner) has done a great job, continuing the path marked by David Stern, so it's great …” he said James in an interview with Alyson Shontell (Business Insider). The '23’ Cavs, who won last season and winning a championship that had made him very uphill (3-1 in ...

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Team USA could not have NBA players for World and Olympic BASKETBALL

The NBA already made it clear that would not make a break in the competition during the season, and the FIBA does not budge and makes it mandatory that USA Basketball is present in these appointments. Something that would lead Team USA to have to participate without Leaguers without coach Gregg Popovich Team USA is in a somewhat complicated situation following the amendment of the classification system of FIBA for international tournaments. USA Basketball could be forced to do without the NBA players to get the ticket for Mundobasket and Olympic Games. In fact, after the approval of FIBA for the ‘windows’ of national teams, any team that wants to participate in the World Cup China 2019 will have to play six ‘windows’ between November 2017 and February 2019, with two each encounters. This does not excuse or the world champion or Olympic.   While the NBA and made it clear that would not make a break in the competition full regular season, FIBA does not budge and makes it mandatory that USA Basketball is ...

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