Posts Tagged ‘NBA’

Jason Kidd Goes on Strike

December 6, 2007

Jason Kidd was “on strike” last night, several team sources claimed. He essentially called in sick, perhaps seeking to force a trade from the Nets or gain a contract extension. Coach Lawrence Frank said Kidd phoned him complaining of a migraine yesterday at about 2 p.m. Kidd never showed for the Nets‘ 100-93 defeat against the Knicks, also short-handed, at the Meadowlands last night.

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NBA Goes Hard On Seattle

November 9, 2007

Riley Traded Walker…Because He’s FAT?

October 25, 2007

Can’t help but feel bad for Antoine…first homeboy gets robbed in his own crib, now it get’s put out that he was traded due to his pudginess.  What makes things worse is that he got traded to the barren NBA waste-land that Minnesota has become.  From the Miami Herald

“..Riley’s dissatisfaction with the 6-9 Walker’s weight and body-fat percentage led to a four-game suspension last season, and more problems in training camp…”

Ricky Davis to Miami for Walker

October 24, 2007

Miami has acquired Ricky Davis and Mark Blount from Minnesota for Antoine Walker, Wayne Simien, Michael Doleac, a first-round pick and cash.

ESPN has the full details