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The Sports Kings: LeBron vs. Dwight… Who’s The Biggest Villain?

The Los Angeles Lakers introduced new center Dwight Howard on Friday.  The Lakers acquired Howard as part of a huge four-team trade earlier in the day.  Howard said he’s thrilled to be in Los Angeles […]


LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Deron Williams #8 of United States smiles against France in the Men's Basketball Game on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The Sports Kings: Team USA Cruises To 98-71 Win…

The U.S. men’s basketball team overcame a slow start before cruising to a 98-71 win over France in their Olympic opener. Kevin Durant led the reigning gold medalists with 22 points while Kevin Love added […]


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The Sports Kings: After 42 Years Rodman Meets Father…

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has finally met his estranged father after 42 years of separation, following an exhibition game in the Philippines. Philander Rodman Jr., who has acknowledged fathering 29 children by 16 mothers, […]


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The Sports Kings: Obama Weighs In On 1992 vs. 2012 Team USA Debate…

President Obama believes the 1992 version of America’s “Dream Team” was better than the current crop of NBA stars who will represent the U.S. this month in the Summer Olympics in London. In an interview […]


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The Sports Kings: Nash Joins Kobe And The Lakers…

Steve Nash is going to the Los Angeles Lakers in a sign-and-trade deal with Phoenix. The two-time NBA MVP agreed to a three-year, $27 million contract. In return, the Suns get four draft picks; first […]


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The Sports Kings: Hawks Making Moves…

The two deals hampering our local professional basketball team are no more… The Hometown Atlanta Hawks and Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a trade that would send All-Star guard Joe Johnson from Atlanta to Brooklyn. […]


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[POLL] The Sports Kings: Joe Johnson Possibly Headed To Brooklyn!

Sources including Yahoo! Sports are reporting that the Brooklyn Nets and the hometown Hawks are engaged in ongoing talks on a multiplayer deal that would send several expiring contracts to the Atlanta for All-Star guard […]


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The Sports Kings: 2012 NBA Draft Recap…

The University of Kentucky has made NBA draft history by becoming the first school to have two of its players taken with the first two selections. The Wildcats also set a league mark by having […]


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The Sports Kings: Hawks Draft Well In 2012 NBA Draft…

The Atlanta Hawks selected Vanderbilt shooting guard John Jenkins with the 23rd pick in newly named general manager Danny Ferry’s first NBA draft with the team. The 6-foot-4 Jenkins led the Southeastern Conference in scoring […]


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[POLL] The Sports Kings: On The Clock… The Hometown Hawks!

Danny Ferry is on the clock for his first NBA draft with the Hawks only three days after his introduction as general manager. Ferry, who scouted 2012 draft prospects in his former role as vice […]