Brooklyn Nets underwent a total transformation this year and sealing a multi-year contract with Jeremy Lin was a part of it. The 27-year-old point guard is expected to rebuild the Nets along with the newly signed NBA players and coaching staff.
Rebuilding The Nets
According to SB Nation, Sean Marks, the new Nets general manager, promised in a press conference that he will rebuild the team by bringing change and expanding the staff. Five months after he assumed to the position, Marks has already achieved a portion of his vision with the newly hired people who presently comprise the Nets. more >>
While it was hard for Steph Curry to hide his disappointment when his Golden State Warriors lost the NBA Finals championship to the Cleveland Cavaliers last month, his wife, Ayesha, says it's their faith in Jesus Christ that has enabled them to accept it and move on.
"My faith is a foundation of everything that I do. It's what keeps our family strong and it's what keeps us going on a daily basis," Ayesha told Haute Living in the July issue of the magazine. "It's what makes the losses OK. Nothing is ever really that bad."
The budding chef and food entrepreneur admitted that she doesn't have many words for her husband about his loss, but insists "there is a bigger picture." more >>
The highly anticipated Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series (ACWS) will be returning to the shores of Portsmouth in Hampshire, England, featuring the world's best sailors in high-speed race action. The prestigious sailing event has already started attracting thousands of spectators, including The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, as well as, The Duke of Edinburg, Prince Philip.
The Christian Post reported earlier that ACWS will be held in Portsmouth for the second time on July 21-24. The elite sailing competition is part of the racing circuit held in several parts of the world. The series kicked off at Portsmouth in 2015 and will be culminating in Bermuda next year.
The Royal Spectators more >>
Jeremy Lin signed a three-year $36-million contract with Brooklyn Nets early this month, drawing varying reactions from fans and sports analysts. While some are excited about the big move for the 27-year-old point guard, others think that the NBA star is underpaid with his deal with the Nets.
Lin Preps For The Next Season
Days after he inked an agreement with the Nets, Lin has been sharing to the world through his social media accounts that he is happy and satisfied with his decision. Recently, he hinted on his Snapchat that he started his preparations for the 2016-17 NBA season. "That is quite nice with the view," Lin told his Snapchat followers while showing the HSS Training Center. more >>
The 2016 NBA free agency started more than two weeks ago and it has been filled with surprises and disappointments. Within the short period of time, almost 100 contract agreements have been finalized. Now that it has slowly trickled down, sports analysts are already pointing out the names of NBA free agents who emerged as winners, losers.
Some NBA stars got what they truly deserved while other free agents seemed to be underpaid with their new contracts. Moreover, a lot has been expected to those NBA stars who are about to receive massive paydays during the 2016-2017 NBA season and they must be pressured by now. Here are the three NBA stars with the most to prove in the next season.
1. Bradley Beal more >>
San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich would pass up the opportunity to dine with Jesus Christ to share a meal with now retired NBA center Tim Duncan.
"Everybody always talks about who they'd like to eat dinner with, if you had one night and could go to dinner, go to lunch with so-and-so, who would you like to do it with? People say Mother Teresa and Jesus and the Dalai Lama. OK, I get it," the Spurs coach told the press. "I can honestly tell you, my dinner would be with Timmy."
After spending 19 years in the NBA, Duncan officially retired Monday after spending his entire career with the Spurs. Duncan managed to earn five NBA championship rings with Popovich and leave an impression on his coach who went on to explain why he would choose to eat with the basketball star over Jesus. more >>