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  • Man Claims Wilt Chamberlain is his Long Lost Father (Watch)

    Mar 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *In his 1991 memoir, A View from Above,” he boasted about sleeping with 20,000 women, but NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain always maintained that he didn’t have any children. But according to latest Sports Illustrated, that may not be true. A 6-foot-5, 50-year-old man living in San Francisco claims to be the son of the late […]

  • Michael Jordan Now Officially a Billionaire

    Mar 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 8 Comments

    *Michael Jordan’s bank account just surpassed the $1 billion mark. The NBA legend is now the 513th-richest person in the United States with a net worth of an even $1.0 billion, according to reports. The skyrocketing values of NBA franchises is the main reason for his new billionaire status. He owns the Charlotte Hornets, which saw […]

  • Earl Lloyd, First Black Player in NBA, Dies at 86

    Feb 27, 15 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *(Via MSN News) – Earl Lloyd, the first African-American to play in the NBA, died Thursday in Detroit. He was 86. Lloyd’s career wasn’t particularly spectacular — a 6’5 small forward he averaged 8.4 points and 6.4 rebounds over nine seasons — but his importance was bigger than basketball. Lloyd won the 1955 NBA championship […]

  • Former NBA Star Jerome Kersey Dies of Blood Clot at 52

    Feb 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Former basketball star Jerome Kersey, who spent 17 seasons in the NBA and was a beloved player for the Portland Trail Blazers, has died, according to reports. The official cause of death was a pulmonary embolism, according to pathologist Dr. Larry Lewman who conducted the autopsy. “There was a blood clot in his left calf […]

  • Former NBAer Anthony Mason Suffers Heart Attack ; Fighting for Life

    Feb 11, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via MSN News) – Former NBA player Anthony Mason is said to be fighting for his life as he battles serious heart problems following a heart attack. NBA writer Peter Vecsey reported on Mason’s condition Wednesday via Twitter: Sickened to report, ex-Knick Anthony Mason fighting for life. Congestive heart failure, heart attack, four surgeries, last one […]

  • Greg Anthony’s Prostitution Charge to Drop for Community Service

    Feb 11, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Basketball analyst Greg Anthony will get his soliciting prostitution charge dropped in DC if he completes 32 hours of community service and stays out of trouble for four months. Anthony, his attorney and a prosecutor told a judge Wednesday that they had agreed to the deal, called a deferred prosecution agreement, reports WUSA. Anthony was […]