Month: January 2018

Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond to replace Washington Wizards' John Wall in 2018 NBA All-Star Game

Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond to replace Washington Wizards' John Wall in 2018 NBA All-Star Game

NEW YORK — Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond has been named by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Washington Wizards guard John Wall on Team LeBron in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, which will be played on Sunday, Feb. 18 at Staples Center in Los Angeles (8 p.m. ET).
Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond to replace Washington Wizards' John Wall in 2018 NBA All-Star Game
Source: NBA

All 30 NBA teams to compete at MGM Resorts NBA Summer League from July 6-17 in Las Vegas

All 30 NBA teams to compete at MGM Resorts NBA Summer League from July 6-17 in Las Vegas

NEW YORK — The NBA announced today that all 30 teams will compete in MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2018 – the first time the entire league will be represented at the annual showcase for up-and-coming talent in Las Vegas. The 14th NBA Summer League will take place July 6-17 at the Thomas & Mack Center and Cox Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
All 30 NBA teams to compete at MGM Resorts NBA Summer League from July 6-17 in Las Vegas
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FIFA Technical Experts’ Workshop in Doha

FIFA Technical Experts’ Workshop in Doha

The FIFA Technical Experts’ Workshop 2018 has brought 75 FIFA experts from 45 different countries to Doha for a seminar that will showcase part of Gianni Infantino’s “FIFA 2.0” strategy, designed to further develop the game, protect its integrity and ensure that it spreads to all four corners of the globe.

FIFA Technical Experts’ Workshop in Doha
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Detroit Pistons acquire Blake Griffin, Willie Reed, Brice Johnson from LA Clippers

Detroit Pistons acquire Blake Griffin, Willie Reed, Brice Johnson from LA Clippers

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The Detroit Pistons announced today that the team has acquired five-time NBA All-Star Blake Griffin, center Willie Reed and forward Brice Johnson from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for guard Avery Bradley, forward Tobias Harris, center Boban Marjanovic, a future protected first-round draft choice and a future second round draft choice.
Detroit Pistons acquire Blake Griffin, Willie Reed, Brice Johnson from LA Clippers
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Top 10 Plays: Blake Griffin's best from days with LA Clippers

Top 10 Plays: Blake Griffin's best from days with LA Clippers

The Blake Griffin era has come to an end for the LA Clippers as the team dealt the high-flying five-time All-Star to the Detroit Pistons yesterday in a blockbuster move. His days in Los Angeles were marked by plenty of amazing plays and moments, so take a few minutes to relive some of his best ever moves.
Top 10 Plays: Blake Griffin's best from days with LA Clippers
Source: NBA