NBA

2K Sports answers popular demand
William Joseph Borders IV ’16 THE ROUNDUP
 6.5/10 The highly anticipated “NBA 2k14” will be out Oct. 1, bringing big changes to the previous year’s game. All around the world gamers and sports fans alike will become immersed with the games new features. Over the years 2K Sports has had it’s ups and downs, from the very minimal changes from “NBA 2k11” to “NBA 2k12,” to crew mode recently being…
‘World Peace’ does not deserve to play in NBA playoffs
By Andrew J. Barnes ’12 THE ROUNDUP It is hard to believe that Los Angeles Lakers small forward Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, will be able to play for the Lakers in their Western Conference Semifinals series against the Oklahoma City Thunder. World Peace was suspended seven games by the NBA for his vicious elbow to the head of Thunder guard James Harden the last time the two…
NBA owners report losses, blame CBA for lack of profits

By Aakash Jain ’14
THE ROUNDUP

Just a few weeks after Commissioner David Stern crowned Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks league champions, the National Basketball Association announced an indefinite lockout July 1 at 12:01 a.m.

Unable to successfully negotiate terms to a new Collective Bargaining Agreement with the National Basketball Player’s Association since the beginning of 2011, the NBA has essentially released all current players from their contracts.