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Former NBA Player Samaki Walker Arrested for Marijuana and Steroid Possession

Not sure if this surprises anyone, but in news you care about, former NBA Player Samaki Walker was arrested yesterday during a traffic stop for marijuana and possession of liquid steriods.

Here are the details.

Arizona authorities allege former NBA basketball player Samaki Walker tried to eat marijuana as a Department of Public Safety officer approached his 2002 Mercedes-Benz following a routine traffic stop in Kingman on Thursday.

Officials said about 10 grams of marijuana was seized from the vehicle along with some prescription drugs and eight bottles of liquid steroids.

 

Walker explained to the police that he uses the steroids to improve his game, he currently plays overseas. But again, this is news that you care about.

Courtesy BSO

Ron Artest Claims He's Making as Much Money Doing Comedy Shows As He Would Playing Overseas

Before the NBA Lockout, Ron Artest already proved himself to be quite the funny guy when he tried his luck at the rap game and thanked his psychiatrist after winning the NBA Finals last season. Well not Ron Artest Metta World Peace is taking his jokes on tour during the lockout. Metta even told SI.com that the money he makes doing comedy is as much as he would make if he went to play overseas. -___-

Check out the a blurb from the interview he has with SportsIllustrated along with a clip from one of his stand up comedy acts. Continue reading Ron Artest Claims He's Making as Much Money Doing Comedy Shows As He Would Playing Overseas

Stephen A. Smith Calls Deron Williams Ignorant and Selfish

 

The term ignorant is a strong word to be described as but to add it with the adjective selfish, boy do you have a winner there. Stephen A. Smith recently went ham on Deron Williams’ decision to play overseas during the NBA lockout.

Here is what Stephen A. had to say.

The only thing worse than unmitigated selfishness is a selfish fool too preoccupied to notice the collateral damage caused from his actions, and too distracted to care. Continue reading Stephen A. Smith Calls Deron Williams Ignorant and Selfish

2011 NBA Draft Eyecandy Edition: Tristan Thompson and Jonas Valanciunas

I made the joke on twitter before the 2011 NBA draft that many girls would be tuned in to eye their next athlete crush or to google these young boys names in hopes of finding their twitters. I won’t even mention how many girls responded saying they were doing just that.

I tuned into the the most not exciting draft to date as far as the first 10 picks. Saw some picks who I thought my female readers would enjoy.  #4 pick Tristan Thompson from Texas who was drafted to the Cleveland Cavaliers as well as Jonas Valanciunas, a player from Lithuania who will show off his talents in Toronto. Continue reading 2011 NBA Draft Eyecandy Edition: Tristan Thompson and Jonas Valanciunas

Allen Iverson Gets Lambo Impounded by Atlanta Police

Before I begin, I must say I had a problem with giving Mr. Iverson here a title. NBA player? Overseas Turkey Extraordinair? Retire NBA great? Sissy boy? I’m going to leave that part of to you guys. In other news, if you’re in Atlanta and driving around in a Lamborghini, oh and your last name is Iverson, it’s probably a smart thing to have all of your paperwork for your vehicle.

Iverson was recently pulled over in Atlanta for having an expired tag. No drugs or weapons were found during the search. Continue reading Allen Iverson Gets Lambo Impounded by Atlanta Police