NBA and Ramadan: Mahmoud Abdul Rauf and the Nuggets

Some younger fans might not know Chris Jackson, an NBA player who spends majority of his career in the 1990s. In 1991, Chris converted to Islam, changed his name to Mahmoud Abdul Rauf and started rituals taught in his religion. In his first season as a moslem, Abdul Rauf celebrated Ramadan by fasting for thirty […]
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  • July 2, 2016
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NBA Movers: Russell Westbrook

NBA Movers: Russell Westbrook RUSSELL WESTBROOK (Hawthorne, California, November 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player. Plays as playmaker, and currently is a member of the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder. He was elected in the 1st round (4 total) NBA Draft 2008 by the Seattle Supersonics. Westbrook was a three All-Star, and three times […]
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  • June 28, 2016
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The Storied Career of Kobe Bryant

NBA Player Profiles:  The Storied Career of Kobe Bryant KOBE BRYANT (Philadelphia, USA, 23 August 1978) is an American professional basketball player. Kobe plays shooting guard, and currently is a member of the NBA’s Los Angeles Lakers. Charlotte Hornets chose him in the first round (13 total) Bryant 1996 NBA draft by the then-teammate Shaquille […]
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  • June 28, 2016
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NBA Player Profiles: Buck Williams, NBA Great

NBA Player Profiles:  Buck Williams, NBA Great He was the NBA Rookie of the Year, is currently the Nets’ all-time leading scorer, he is a rare player with over 13,000 NBA points and rebounds, his real name is Charles Linwood Williams but all NBA fans knew him as Buck. 16,784 career NBA points, 13,017 rebounds, […]
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  • June 28, 2016
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NBA Legends: Comparing LeBron James and Michael Jordan

NBA Legends: Comparing LeBron James and Michael Jordan It’s time to update the never-ending comparison of LeBron James and Michael Jordan. We all know about Jordan’s 6 championship rings, which doubles James’ 3 rings, but how do all the other statistics match up? Let’s start with the most obvious: points. Michael Jordan amassed 32,392 points […]
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  • June 27, 2016
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