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Entourage Season Finale Confusing to Non-NBA Fans

September 18, 2010
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  If you saw the Entourage season finale then you might have seen Jordan Farmar and Kevin Loves’ cameos, or you might not have. They were in a scene towards the end of the episode that took place at Eminem’s private party at a hotel. Vincent Chase gets into a fight with Eminem and...

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Once Upon a Time Hakeem Olajuwon was a Toronto Raptor

September 18, 2010
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Every great player has one thing in common. There will come a time in their career when they have to call the quits. However, it’s easier said than done. Playing basketball is all they know, it’s all they’ve been doing their whole adult life. Shaq could have retired after eighteen dedicated seasons but instead...

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Fleer ’93-94 Scottie Pippen Error Card

September 17, 2010
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Here is a Fleer ’93-94 number 8 Scottie Pippen Utah All-Star Weekend error card. Fleer misprinted Pippen’s last name P-i-p-e-n on the front of the card. The back of the card correctly spells his last name P-i-p-p-e-n. There were never any correct versions of this card printed.

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3 in the Key: Top 3 NBA Links of the Week

September 17, 2010
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3 in the Key

If you didn’t have a chance to read up on your NBA news/blogs this week, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are the top 3 NBA links that caught our eye. 3 Seconds Left. Fat Shawn Kemp posted a basketball card of Dennis Rodman. A couple of thing to note here: Rodman is...

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Chicago Bulls NBA Finals Ticket Stubs are Pricey

September 15, 2010
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Below in chronological order are the Chicago Bulls NBA Finals home game ticket stubs from ’96-98. Do you notice a pattern here? The Bulls ticket stubs keep populating each year with more and more Larry O’Brien trophies. The sellers of these ticket stubs on eBay are asking for an average of $730 per ticket....

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Lakers Rookie Forward Devin Ebanks’ Favorite Player of All Time is John Starks

September 14, 2010
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There is usually a reason why players pick the numbers they do. This is definitely true in the case of the Lakers rookie forward out of West Virginia Devin Ebanks. Ebanks is a 6-foot-9, 20-year-old originally from Queens, New York. Being that he hails from New York it’s no wonder that when I asked...

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Fleer ’94-95 Team Leaders Mutombo, Dumars, and Sprewell Error Card

September 13, 2010
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Below is a Fleer ’94-95 Team Leaders #3 error card. This error is kind of obvious so see if you can figure it out yourself!   Answer: Joe Dumar’s team is listed as Rockets. Follow Pro Hoops Journal on Twitter: @ProHoopsJournal Join Pro Hoops Journal Facebook Fan Page Subscribe to Pro Hoops Journal via...

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Skybox ’90-91 Boston Celtics Complete Roster

September 12, 2010
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Each week I will be posting a new team so don’t forget to wander back over to PHJ next week. I will be posting the teams in alphabetical order starting with the Atlanta Hawks and ending with the Washington Bullets. I will break this rule if anyone E-mails me (justin@prohoopsjournal.com) or @ replies me...

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Skybox ’90-91 Nate McMillan Error Card

September 9, 2010
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Below is a 1990-91 Skybox #271 Nate McMillan error card. The error here is that the #271 Nate McMillan card on the right has a photo of Olden Polynice sitting on the bench. The correct version of the card on the left has a picture of Nate McMillan in-game. The front of both cards...

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Shelden Williams Reveals to Pro Hoops Journal Why Unlucky Number 13 is Lucky for Him

September 9, 2010
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Shelden Williams @ProHoopsJournal

It’s always fascinating to me why players choose the numbers they do. I asked Shelden Williams  via Twitter why he wore jersey number 13 (last year on the Celtics). Prior to asking, I thought it was just a random number he picked without any meaning. I just figured all of the popular numbers were...

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