The storyline of team USA’s disappointing loss in the quarterfinals to Serbia has dominated the FIBA World Cup headlines. Team USA will not take home the gold medal and will not medal placing seventh.
The California State Government passed a revolutionary bill that will allow their universities to pay their student-athletes.
Sierra Canyon High School is based in Chatsworth, CA., and is one of the top private schools in the state of California.
They also have one of the top high school basketball programs in the country. Currently, they have traveled to China on a 12-day basketball trip.
In a shocking turn of events, the NCAA has decided to amend one of their recent rule changes govern agents. A bachelor’s degree will no longer be a requirement for an agent to represent underclassmen testing the draft process. As long as the agent is certified by the NBPA.
Sometimes in life perception can be a reality, and this concept can be applied to Carmelo Anthony. The 10x All-Star, 6x All-NBA, has scored over 25,000 points and is a bonafide Hall of Famer.
Now, this future Hall of Famer finds without a team as he looks to close out his career on his terms. Anthony has been working out vigorously in hopes that a team will sign him. Skill-wise it looks like Anthony can still score and contribute to an NBA team.
The NCAA announced for no foreseen reason that it will be changing the criteria that an agent must possess to represent an underclassman who wants to test the draft waters.
In 2018 the NCAA already changed the rule allowing for underclassmen to hire an agent and test the waters without ruining their eligibility.
Today it was announced that Rich Paul and Klutch Sports will be joining forces with United Talent Agency. UTA is one of the biggest agency in Hollywood. Paul will be head of the sports division in the company.
It has been reported that Marcus Morris and Nerlens Noel ended their relationship with agent Rich Paul and Klutch Sports.
One takeaway that stood out is how bitter and jealous a lot of former players are of this generation of NBA players. Charles Barkley is at the top of this list. Known as the “round mound of rebound” during his playing days Barkley has to turn into the “loud mouth from Leeds”. Spouting off opinions that are often viewed as honest, real, and straightforward, oftentimes lack depth, knowledge, and are just plain ignorant.